What TYPE engine do I have

Asked by Nov 18, 2013 at 01:42 PM about the 1991 Mercedes-Benz 560-Class 4 Dr 560SEL Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Have a 1991 560 sel with a blown engine.  I want to replace it with a used engine.  This is my 1st MZB and I don't know the different engines.  I have notiece that there is a typew 107 and a type 126.  How do I check to see which one I have.
Thanks

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107 and 126 is the body. If its a 560sel then it's a 5.6L engine. I just bought a 560SEC and I have a 5.6L in it. P.S. I am also a first time MBZ owner. So far as I know W126 is the platform on the car.

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w126 is what you have.

1,665

Yup...a very thirsty 5.6 litre V8 :)

1,665

107 Chassis refers to the 2 seat roadster that was available in the US from 1973 through 1989 as the 450sl, 380sl, 500sl and 560sl.

There is a V6 engine in the W163 and it is said to be 112, so what is said to be for the V8 in W126

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