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Old 07-12-2019, 06:48 AM
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Hello, Am trying to get details of an engine i want to purchase as a transplant for my MB. This engine is M104, Engine number is 126 944 12 012760, i would like to know the cubic capacity/cc and year of manufacture. thanx alot.

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Likely 2.8 liter post-1993 and pre-1998.

Did you google this? Look at Wikipedia.

Which vehicle (please post the VIN) was the engine removed from?

Did you ask your question of the person you are buying the engine from?
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Likely 2.8 liter post-1993 and pre-1998.

Did you google this? Look at Wikipedia.

Which vehicle (please post the VIN) was the engine removed from?

Did you ask your question of the person you are buying the engine from?
i was told its 3.2 liter, and 1997 model. unfortunately i cant get the VIN. its dealership for MB parts
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is there any software one can insert the engine number to know more details like the ones am looking for?
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How does a late model S Class W126 sound with a 2.8 liter M194.944?

http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/...pecs-m104-.pdf
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How does a late model S Class W126 sound with a 2.8 liter M194.944?

http://www.peachparts.com/shopforum/...pecs-m104-.pdf
Yes you are right. those are the specs...thanx alot for the info... u have saved me from buying a weak engine... thank you very much
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