ENGINE SWAP ... 1987 5.6 MOTOR AND TRANSMISSOIN INTO A 1985 500 SEL - Mercedes-Benz Forum

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Hello, I own A 1985 500 sel. The car was imported into the USA when new. I want to know if A 1987 5.6 engine and transmission would fit into the 500 and what needs to be changed ... Thnaks in advance, David
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It would fit but I would think that you would need to swap the harness and stuff.

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