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Old 03-23-2002, 02:10 PM
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valve job cost M117

What approx. cost can I expect to pay for a valve job for M117.985 (early 450SLC) engine, assuming no complications? How much if it includes replacing timing chain and upper chain guides? I live in the LA area. Thanks.

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Old 03-23-2002, 02:32 PM
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I've been quoted about $2,500 by several places. I don't think including the timing chain or guides.
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Old 03-23-2002, 05:05 PM
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When I had my 85 500SEL (M117) I was using some oil, my mechanic belived it was valve seals and quoted me $400.
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Old 03-23-2002, 07:06 PM
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My engine type is 117.982. (1973 450sl.) There are different 117 engines.
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Old 03-23-2002, 08:01 PM
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Good point. Please see edited question.
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