Its a shame that they didnt give us our respect, Because the fact is that when our cars ca...
Its a shame that they didnt give us our respect, Because the fact is that when our cars came out, 75%(i got this off a site somewhere) of the cars MB put out were diesel-powered.
I would not mind having something official to put on my car but since AMG neglected the w123 i guess i just have to shell out the extra cash that custom work is going to cost.
I have a 300CD coupe and am considering how i could give it a little more spunk in the performance department. Ive found that there is not much i can do with this motor to increase its performance other than putting a K&N filter or a cold air intake. I also think there are places where i can order performance camshafts designed and built for specific cars. I was told they cost between 3-500$ which doesnt sound bad considering that it is custom work afterall.
One other thing that i thought would be a good idea was to do an engine swap. Why not get one of the 6 cylinder gas engines that they got in the 280E and pop it in there? They put out 180 hp stock. With a little intake and exhaust work it should put out like 200-210(if its in decent condition when i get it). If I lighten it down and figure something out to stiffen the suspension it should do 0-60 in 7 seconds or better (to the best i can recon).
Something tells me that we cant fit one of the 8-cylinder motors that they put in SEC's into a 123 compartment without some major modifications, in which case you may as well throw everything including the kitchen sink into the car.
one thing that I was researching a little while ago was BioDiesel Fuel. I was told that ...
one thing that I was researching a little while ago was BioDiesel Fuel. I was told that it improves the power of an automobile too. something crazy about it is that it can be homemade. The link to the website where i got this information is below.
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