I have an 81 300D (non-turbo) with a blown engine. Research online has shown
me that this is a '617.912' engine, common to the following models:
79-81 300TD Wagon (only listed as 617.912 in 1 of the 3 online resources I
1. Do I have any other options other than the 617.912 engine? there are
other 617 series out there, would these fit with minor mods?
2. Can anyone recommend a good source for used engines? I remember last year
finding an online classified/board of some sort that listed engines by
mileage, all were good used compression tested engines. cant find it for the
life of me now.
please reply on-list, the email addy I provided is a dupe (I'm spam-phobic