Ady is currently cleaning out the corrosion in our Mercedes 220 engine.
1953 Mercedes 220
Ady has now stripped our 1953 Mercedes 220 engine to identify the running issues. As you can see, we have discovered two major problems which will most certainly require repairing. Firstly, the pistons have been picked up in the bore causing scoring and the lines that you see. Upon further investigation we discovered a 26 […]
Our objective is to investigate the poor running of our 1953 Mercedes 220 engine. Already, we have discovered a defect in the carburettor. As you can see from the images below, we have laid a flat edge across the top and one edge shows a slight concave whereas the other shows a convex. This should […]
Due in later in the month for a full engine rebuild we have our 1953 Mercedes 220 W187. The car will be with us for a short time having the engine removed before heading back home until the engine is rebuilt and ready to be refitted. Stay tuned for more images, coming soon… Secondly we […]