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Old 06-12-2002, 02:10 PM
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190D 2.2 Advice Please

84 2.2 190D

Does anyone know:

Can I roll a new timimg chain in?

Should I try a new tensioner ($40) first, and will anything fall into the pan (or apart) if I pull the tensioner to inspect it?


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Old 06-17-2002, 08:01 PM
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OK, I guess I'll just try it then. The worst that can hopefully happen is I will have to tear it apart. I got the chain and tensioner so I'm gonna have a stab at rolling it in. I will search through here to find out if I should leave the tensioner in while I roll it in.

Also, this car has is a 5spd and has an oddball balancer on the front of the driveshaft that is broken, but Benz won't sell it without the front half of the shaft, which is $800 for the assembly.
Has anyone ever eliminated one of these things and just balanced the shaft? Thanks.
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Old 06-18-2002, 10:34 AM
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You could try reposting this on the Diesel Discussion board. It might get a better response.
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