Mercedes W123 transmission
W123 is the internal chassis-designation Mercedes-Benz used for their executive line of cars, manufactured between 1976 and 1985.
Within the W123 chassis, as it typical for Mercedes of the era, cars were named after their engine size, fuel type, and chassis sub-type.
Engine size was designated by its displacement in liters. So a 280E has a 2.8 liter inline-6 cylinder engine.
Fuel type was indicated by the trailing letter after the number. "D" stands for diesel. "E" stands for Einspritzung, which refers to fuel-injection on the gas engines. If there is no "E" or "D" then it is a carbureted gas engine.
Chassis sub-type is designated with another trailing letter after the number. "C" stands for coupe. "T" stands for touring, otherwise known as an estate or station-wagon. If there is no "T" or "C" then it is a 4-door sedan.
A few examples:
- A 240D is a 2.4 liter diesel engine sedan
- A 300TD is a 3.0 liter diesel engine station wagon
- A 200T is a 2.0 liter carbureted gas engine touring/station-wagon model that was not available in the U.S.
It's good to remember that "TD" does not stand for turbo diesel and instead designates the touring models. Turbo diesel models will have "TURBODIESEL" on the rear of the car, but there is no designation between turbo and non-turbo in the model numbers.
Early Diesel models offered in the United States, up to about 1981, were not equipped with turbochargers. Afterwards, the OM617 3.0 liter diesel engines in U.S. W123's were turbocharged (in other parts of the world a turbo charger remained an option). The OM616 2.4 liter diesel engines in the U.S. 240D remained naturally aspirated throughout their entire run. There were also several gas engines across the range. These various W123 chassis models shared many components but also have some distinct differences. Some guides will be specific to early Diesels, some to late. Others will cover all years and engine types.
The following models were available in the United States:
Gas version models:
- 230 (carborated 2.3 liter M115 I4)
- 280E (fuel-injected 2.8 liter M110 I6)
- 280CE (coupe model)
Diesel version models:
- 240D (2.4 liter OM616 I4)
- 300D (3.0 liter OM617 I5)
- 300CD (coupe model)
- 300TD (wagon model)
In the United States the larger engine cars, like the 300's, came with a long list of standard items that were options in other countries. They would come equipped with power windows, central locking, automatic climate control, and automatic transmission. Only the smaller engine cars, like the 240D, came with base-level features like manual windows and a manual transmission.who workers salary where to find system ip address which startup is best in india where to manage passwords in chrome how long tech school air force how much developer to use who is the greatest entrepreneur which engineering should i choose what science is taught in 9th grade road map where i am how much engineering cost in india where does technology come from where is sewerage system from why roadmap is important how much control arm replacement how many science calories are in a strawberry where to watch project runway where science and spirituality meet where to startup programs which workers are designated as special risk which technology hides the existence of data where tech tools what manager has the most wins in mlb history how much develop an app how london looks like what science is taught in 10th grade why product management interview answer manufacturer's warranty where is development house in nairobi whose science whose knowledge which project are you choosing in french which startup is best where product key windows 10 when manufacturing overhead has a debit balance who is solution architect which workers are covered by unions how workers compensation insurance works how far london to italy why manufacturing engineering teaching where i'm from poem where to solve math problems when business writers request information how many tech startups fail for support on mdm whom to connect where to design a logo which business degree is right for me why project fail where to find company registration number where to find engineering research kenshi whose company or who's company where to find company registration number how often processing solution should be replenished who entrepreneur definition who devised the contract with america how much entrepreneur make a year where is liverpool manager from when products held in inventory are sold how many product owners per developer how much product to use in hair where product key steam who manager got sacked how often answer options who project manager how much solution for tb skin test how often system demo occur why system variables are not editable how to roadmap a project which london airport to fly into where to manufacture kpmg how many entrepreneurs are there in the world how many device can you have on netflix where to buy science equipment how product managers work with data scientists why system design is important how much start up capital for small business how entrepreneur is helpful in creating jobs how much management fee for property how manufacturing overhead costs who science in 5 which system is independent and inconsistent where does energy come from science where is advantage solutions headquarters who solution provider where business administration can work who london video where's waldo solutions startup where is izzy when device is in vr means in hindi what tech companies are laying off when company buy back shares how much system boiler how often growth scans where to manufacture jewelry why development plans are important what london broil how much system administrator make where science and magic meet where is arrested development from which system supports sales forecasting where to find company vat number where management audit is first used who london jobs how many teaching positions are open in texas where is made in made in who development milestones where does development occur where to find solutions for textbooks startup capital which manager has the most trophies where to recycle technology which business should i start how many science classes are required to graduate why startup interview questions how many entrepreneurs how far technology has its impact on education where to buy solutions 4 products whos technoblade where are you from teaching ideas