Bought a w116 for parts about a year ago, mostly for the 3.07 differential, drove it the 2 hours back home, had some ingenous solutions to problems. Its a pain in the ass to always swap the fuses, why not solder for a while and remove al that unnecesary trouble? not much of a […]
w123 om602 turbo 7.5mm dieselmeken driveshafts – loud noise
Huge bangs and clanks from the rear of the car, w123, w115, coming after driving for a couple of minutes, my guess is the grease gets warm, and the driveshaft kan move freely and thus creating the bangs that scared the shit out of me. Video of the loud bangs from the rear of the […]
w123 om602 turbo 7.5mm dieselmeken changing wheelbearing rear w115, w123 w116, r107 and w126
ts the same on the w114, w115 and w123, and i GUESS the other are the same to (it ought to) althou the w124 and w201 isnt.. to get enough space to get the puller in place i had to use a knife at first, then a chisel and last to […]
LSD differentials, where+how to find
Sway bar links
w115 in steel vs w123 plastic swaybar links, the same measurments, or perhaps a mm or two in difference, seeing that the durability is the same, the boot craks, and not the plastic, there isnt realy any advantage with paying twice the price for the metal version. for me atleast. A 115 320 15 89 […]
w123 om602 turbo coupe Overhauling a differential
Overhauling a differential, changing flange / yoke, thrust rings and special tools to dissemble the differential.
M pump hard lines and linkage
If you gonna go 617 superturbo way you will need M pump. Below you can find hard lines pics and upper linkage pics. I marked lower bolts for easier mount. this one in particular is ready for “Sweden upgrade” and after is shipped to the guy in Canada.
Mercedes automatic transmissions P/N 1969-2003
Different Mercedes automatic transmissions between 1969-2003 with partnumber and what engine they where fitted to.
differentials, gear-ratios and compatibility
Gear ratios for r107, w114/w115, w123, w126, w124, w201 and expanding.