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FS: 1987 Mercedes Benz 190e 2.3-16 unfinished project car - Los Angeles (90066)

For sale a 1987 Mercedes Benz 190e 2.3-16.<br><br>
This is a project car, currently not running. Please read the entire ad in order to see the car's current state and what needs to be done in order to get it running.<br><br>
The car:<br>
- VIN: WDBDA34D1HF337507<br>
- clean california title, registration up to date (current plates/2008 sticker), no due fees on the car<br>
- 134k miles on the chassis<br><br>

- US spec 2.3 16V engine with 167HP stock<br>
- completely reviewed bottom half, rebuilt head<br>
- new timing components, chain, tensioner and all the guides<br>
- new oil pump rings, replaced the engine front cover along with the oil pump pick-up tube<br>
- all the gaskets are new, purchased from Santa Monica Mercedes<br>
- engine has the CNC machined light pulleys installed: main, water pump and power steering pulleys<br>
- car does not have A/C system and non-AC engine belt is installed and tensioned in place<br>
- distributorless ignition (EDIS4) is installed with 36-1 trigger wheel on the main pulley, sensor and AutoLabs ignition controller<br>
- custom CNC machined intake manifold with brand new 45mm Weber DCOE carburettors<br>
- low pressure fuel pump installed along with a fuel pressure regulator and fuel pressure gauge<br>
- heat wrapped exhaust manifold, Remus exhaust system<br>
- brand new Sachs clutch, pressure plate and bearing installed<br>
- new oil filter and Mobil 1 oil in the engine<br><br>

- stock 5 speed dogleg transmission, cleaned, works excellent with no problems, fresh Redline oil<br>
- rubber shifter bushing replaced with bras ones (right now the shifter has a great tight feel)<br>
- transmission linkages, driveshaft all connected, clutch working excellent, great pedal feel, transmission shifts with no problems, all is hooked up, the entire assembly is in the car<br>
- stock LSD is working fine<br><br>

- stock 16V brakes, calipers painted red<br>
- front & rear drilled rotors and new pads all around<br><br>

- lowered on H&R springs<br>
- front Bilstein shocks<br>
- stock SLS system kept in place, works excellent with no leaks<br><br>

- body in good condition, no rust at all, some dings&scratches but nothing major, no sun burn spots<br>
- the factory body kit looks great, no pieces are missing<br>
- the rear wing has no color burn and the towing eye cover is there<br>
- euro style glass headlights with white sidemarkers (stock orange ones are included as well)<br>
- Rieger style eyelids included, also front bumper lip included<br><br>

- interior has no seats and no carpet<br>
- dash has some cracks, but were fixed with putty, sanded and painted black<br>
- momo steering wheel, momo pedals and shift knob<br>
- 16V door panels, headliner, plastics are all there and all are in great condition<br>
- manual 190e stock seat sliders are included<br><br><br>

What needs to be done to get the car running:<br>
- complete electrical wiring (a 20circuit electrical harness is included)<br>
- connect fuel lines and throttle cable to carburettors<br>
- install the water radiator along with the electric fan<br>
- install the vacuum balancer tube and route a vacuum tube to ignition controller<br>
- install seats upon your liking, tune the engine and take it to a test drive<br><br>

Extra notes:<br>
- compression test was run on the engine, each cylinder being above 150psi<br>
- evo wheels you can see in the pictures are NOT included in this auction; car will have the stock wheels<br>
- since the engine is carburatted, will not pass smog; i could point you in the right direction regarding this problem<br>
- extra stock engine spare parts are included in the sale<br><br>

Price : $3000

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are there more pictures like the motor and everything.... i cant see the one you posted my comp isnt working corredtly..... would you be interested in a trade..... and is just the motor 4 sale....
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