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    1. Back from the dead with a big update! Today...

      Back from the dead with a big update!

      Today was the first day she's moved under her own power since November.


      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CN-ORhiCRpE

      The temp gauge is bad, by the end...
    2. What the hell?! Crap. Sorry guys thread's...

      What the hell?! Crap.

      Sorry guys thread's ruined. Return to your lives.

      Jk uglier. I miss your stupid face. So homo.
    3. Thanks! It's been slow progress and life kept...

      Thanks! It's been slow progress and life kept taking priority is the only reason why it hasn't been on the road haha.



      If memory serves me, we got the linkage together for the column shift and...
    4. I agree! Not to my knowledge. I definitely have...

      I agree! Not to my knowledge. I definitely have not rebuilt them. I will keep that in mind for the future- providing I can find/source the correct injectors haha. (Hopefully it's a generic size and...
    5. And- as an addendum to Gabby's 190c, we figured...

      And- as an addendum to Gabby's 190c, we figured everything out, got it ready to go, and then promptly hooked up the electronic ignition backwards (wasn't me... :D)

      $174 and a week later, installed...
    6. Man, I haven't updated this thread in quite some...

      Man, I haven't updated this thread in quite some time! I go to update this thread and then get lazy and put it off.

      So, here's what's new.


      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDN-0GF9tzY

      ...
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      What size spacers? If I had to guess, 10mm?

      What size spacers? If I had to guess, 10mm?
    8. This weekend will hopefully be the last weekend...

      This weekend will hopefully be the last weekend to get the 190c going!

      Got the motor all plumbed up and connected. Only thing missing is the fuel tank which were ready to swap over once we figure...
    9. Getting a hookup on a digital copy of a W115...

      Getting a hookup on a digital copy of a W115 engine/trans workshop manual from a Benz enthusiast across the pond. I'm probably going to need to mirror image everything if it covers UK/RHD models...
    10. Can't go wrong with Hellas! Oh definitely....

      Can't go wrong with Hellas!

      Oh definitely. There is a very small, disconnected enthusiast community with cars of this vintage. People like-minded. There's probably more enthusiasts restoring these...
    11. First phase of the 220D/190c heart transplant is...

      First phase of the 220D/190c heart transplant is over. An OM615 currently resides in the bay.

      Due to the complications of eyeballing the transmissions, we incorrectly guessed that the W110 trans...
    12. Oh wassup! I recognize that car! Oh hi...

      Oh wassup! I recognize that car!



      Oh hi Gabby!
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      Just 8v things. ...

      Just 8v things.

      https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5624/22899188531_33a8c1c821_h.jpg

      https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/678/22700037820_2a500d00b8_h.jpg

      and for Mk4 content, header/test pipe/2.25"...
    14. http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/10/25/fd89c87b60...

      http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/10/25/fd89c87b6062121e1a15ea9099de72f6.jpg

      Shop space is cleaned up. Cherry picker has been borrowed. Last step is get the non runner out to the shop and the swap...
    15. Life is too short to drive boring cars! Go...

      Life is too short to drive boring cars!

      Go give it some Benz love!

      Sent from my Galaxy Note 5
    16. The best worse case scenario I do what I did with...

      The best worse case scenario I do what I did with making the carb adapt and adapt the relocation kit... Since it should be the same concepts and I have plenty of room just not straight down haha
      ...
    17. Hahahaha, they're few and far between. Most are...

      Hahahaha, they're few and far between. Most are nonrunners for those prices. These two examples are diamonds in the coal mine that is all the beyond restoration cars :(

      Find one you want out my...
    18. Called O'Reillys yesterday and they confirmed...

      Called O'Reillys yesterday and they confirmed their website vehicle fitment. I checked around Amazon and saw it wasn't listed as fitting the OM615.

      Just got off the phone with the manufacturer...
    19. Well number #1 issue faced was oil filter. And...

      Well number #1 issue faced was oil filter.

      And I may have just solved it.

      http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/10/21/f1dfebedd5a663bfa074a283cc960291.jpg

      Google search of OM615 oil filter...
    20. It wouldn't surprise me! As the motor sits right...

      It wouldn't surprise me! As the motor sits right now, its using a 121 passenger motor mount unaltered. The driver side mount looks custom.

      And absolutely I will. I'm pretty sure the 73+ W115s...
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