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I have a '95 Mercedes 140 coupe with a 119.970 (5.0) engine.

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I have a '95 Mercedes 140 coupe with a 119.970 (5.0) engine. I am doing a "top end overhaul" and could use some info. installing the heads. Do the cam sprockets need to come off? More specifically the cam advance units on the intake cams.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

hello

I'd leave the cam advance / actuator units on the front of the cams as you should be able to lift the cams out with them attached

and attached is the torque pattern for the heads

Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

hello Rocky

I see that you've opened another question?

how else can I help

as you can keep this qery open until you're satisfied?

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