Parts Catalog Accessories Catalog How To Articles Tech Forums
Call Pelican Parts at 888-280-7799
Shopping Cart Cart | Project List | Order Status | Help



Go Back   PeachParts Mercedes-Benz Forum > Mercedes-Benz Tech Information and Support > Diesel Discussion > Diesel Performance Tuning

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-25-2009, 02:54 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Malta Europe
Posts: 24
Add a turbo on 602

Hi all,this section is very interesting and I spent allot of time reading your posts.

I have a Mercedes w201 2.5 diesel 1989 model.It's Europe version because I'm from Malta.The engine has only 68000 KM on the clock.The engine is in very good condition starts first time no black smoke and it's strong for a 2.5d.

Now I am planning to add a turbo,I don't need to much more power but what I'm looking is to add some more torque.

If I add a turbo how much psi can the engine take without harming the inner parts?

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 07-25-2009, 04:15 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Germany
Posts: 348
Hi,

maybe you can get an idea of "allowed psi" out of the STT threads.
Without having the correct number I would say max. 0.6 bar.
But the STT kit was for 617 engines with iron heads. The "new" stuff is weaker and you risk to damage the engine.
For adding just a little more torque my opinion is that adding a turbo (you might also need the turbo IP) is way too much trouble and $.
The fastest solution is to swap the engine (2.5 turbo).
The cheapest is to turn up the IP (done on the bench by someone who knows what to do).

Tom

Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Copyright 2018 Pelican Parts, LLC - Posts may be archived for display on the Peach Parts or Pelican Parts Website -    DMCA Registered Agent Contact Page