View Single Post
Old 05-28-2000, 04:38 PM
Posts: n/a

As Steve said, these journals are hardened. This is a diesel engine with 21 to 1 compression, don't even think about reusing the crankshaft without re-hardening the journal. If you do, you will be tearing it down all over again soon, or pulling out the engine to sell it as junk iron.

Good luck,

Larry Bible
'84 Euro 240D, 516K miles
'88 300E 5 Speed
'81 300D Daughter's Car
Over 800,000 miles in
Mercedes automobiles
Reply With Quote