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Old 12-14-2011, 04:33 PM
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W123 axle ratios

Does anyone have a list of axle ratios broken down by year? I'm looking for another instrument cluster for my 84 300D and I want to make sure the speedo will be correct. I know the 85 is different but are all other turbos the same?
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Old 12-14-2011, 05:23 PM
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W123
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230,240D RATIO 1:3.69

280E RATIO 1:3.58

300D RATIO 1:3.46

300DT 85 RATIO 1:2.88

300DT TO 84 RATIO 1:3.07

I got this from the "Easter egg axle ratio" thread
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Old 12-14-2011, 09:21 PM
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Does anyone have a list of axle ratios broken down by year? I'm looking for another instrument cluster for my 84 300D and I want to make sure the speedo will be correct. I know the 85 is different but are all other turbos the same?
Any 617 turbo will be correct..........other than the '85.
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Old 12-14-2011, 09:21 PM
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W123
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230,240D RATIO 1:3.69

280E RATIO 1:3.58

300D RATIO 1:3.46

300DT 85 RATIO 1:2.88

300DT TO 84 RATIO 1:3.07

I got this from the "Easter egg axle ratio" thread
perfect!
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1977 MB 240D 4 speed 141K - Long term project car
1991 MB 300TE 5 Speed 272k - Back on the road!
2014 Honda CR-V 44k - Wife's DD
2015 Ford F150 2.7TT 16k - My DD

1979 MB 280E 90K - Sold
1983 MB 240D 238K - Scrapped
1984 MB 300D 347K? - Sold
1987 MB 300E 5 speed 258K - Scrapped
1993 MB 400E 130K - Sold
1995 MB E320 - Sold

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Old 12-14-2011, 09:36 PM
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Here is some additional info.
Diff info?

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