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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-19-2005, 11:19 PM Thread Starter
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ENGINE SWAP???????

hey guys, i was wondering if i could swap any other engine for my '73 450SEL? i was thinking maybe a 420 or 500 from the later model 126 chassis. is this possible?? any feedback would be appreciated, or if anyone knows of someone in the nashville tennessee area that does re-builds at a fairly affordable price, please let me know.....thank you
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RE: ENGINE SWAP???????

Just bolt in the alloy block 500 engine,although they have the same injection set up,the ECU etc is differrent,so grab the entire loom and ECU with your donor engine,plus the ignition system.
Look forward to HUGE horsepower with the 500 in the 116 chassis.[8D][8D]
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