Mercedes 220 E cabrio Engine rebuild

With the engine now stripped down and measured in preparation ,the head has been cleaned to reveal some corrosion IMG_0109

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The seats are worn but not pitted but the cylinders #5 & 6 show a lot of pitting indicating a leaky head gasket in the past . the head will be machined slightly to get rid of the pitting.

The valves will probalby replaced if grinding them removes too much of the valve sealing face.

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