W126 motor convertion

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W126 motor convertion

Post by jaminsa » Sun 22 Aug, 2010 8:36 am

I am very close to finishing my W126 1983 380se, I have had a recent recon GMH trimatic and 308 blue motor fitted, new leather carpets and bare metal respray. I will attach a couple of photos for those int

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Post by benzfan » Sun 22 Aug, 2010 8:59 pm

Yes please!
1980 W123 300D {Oo(=|=)oO} Completely new front end yeah!
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Post by EVL280 » Mon 30 Aug, 2010 6:04 pm


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Post by StreekG » Sat 04 Sep, 2010 4:50 pm

Just curious is the 308 motor older than the car it went into? If so how did you go about registering it.
1988 500SEC M117.965
Eibach springs, Bilstein B8 Sprints, 18x8.5" + 18x10" AMG 2 Piece wheels, Custom twin S/S Exhaust, 2.47 LSD Diff, Full ICE install, Intake, Stage II cams, adjustable cam gears, upgraded gearbox with 2000rpm stall converter

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Re: W126 motor convertion

Post by Snap » Mon 28 Mar, 2011 6:12 pm

SNAP 380SEL - 500 eng/trans; stainless twin system with X-Force muffler; Ronal mags; 10% tint.

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