I have a 617 Engine in an 83 300D turbo. I need to replace the turbo drain
grommet and upper seal at the turbo. I cannot figure out how to remove the
bolts that hold thge upper oil return tube and its seal to the turbo body. I
know it can be done without removing the turbo itself, I just need to know
how to do it or what tool is best.
Any help would be most appreciated.
Yes, it is bolted to the underside of the turbo... thats the hard part. I
know its doable, but dont know how to get the bolts out without removign
It has been leaking worse and worse, and I have a bit of free time, so want
to take scare of it so that my car will no longer leak.
Is the job really that bad? I have seen numerous references to this being a
medium level DIY job, just requiring dropping the pan. I know working with
those o-rings is a pain...
Any other words of wisdom or advice before I do this early tomorrow?
Thanks very much,
snipped-for-privacy@NoHamOrSpamcomcast.net (T.G. Lambach) wrote in
Suggest you look at www.mbz.org They have an archive as well as some
stored articles. I recall reading an article about this very job I
believe without dropping the pan. Also check www.mercedesshop.com or
some url close to that.
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