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Ready for that long-awaited 5-Speed?

Ready for that long-awaited 5-Speed?

Mar 11th 2020

We get a whole lot of inquiries about converting diesel Mercedes vehicles to a 5-speed transmission, but few ever follow through. This is for two reasons, and we just made one of them a lot easier … read more
OM617 Turbo-Diesel Pistons

OM617 Turbo-Diesel Pistons

Mar 11th 2020

Unfortunately Mercedes-Benz has again discontinued offering pistons for the OM617 turbodiesel motor, with no expected future release date. These same pistons have been unavailable from Mahle for m … read more
Low-Mileage OM617 Turbo-Diesel Engine

Low-Mileage OM617 Turbo-Diesel Engine

Mar 11th 2020

Over the years it's been getting harder and harder to come across many Mercedes OM617 turbodiesel motors with less than even 200k miles. Most of them have been snatched up for engine swaps, or the … read more
G-Wagen Engine & Transmission Swap

G-Wagen Engine & Transmission Swap

Mar 11th 2020

We're finishing up a big conversion on this military-style 1991 Mercedes W460 300GD long-wheelbase two-door G-Wagon with soft top. In addition to a performance OM617 turbo-diesel engine, it also recei … read more
New Performance Parts Offered

New Performance Parts Offered

Mar 11th 2020

What's new? Well, we told you previously about the forged racing pistons we now offer. After heavy demand, we are now offering a turbocharger and intercooler kit and a performance clutch kit for the O … read more