The 350 is very reliable for the most part, it is not bullet proof like the 617 though.
Sent from my iPhone On Jun 22, 2015, at 2:33 PM, Curly McLain via Mercedes <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: >>> There was an 80s vintage BMW diesel, which I looked at once when searching >>> for my 1979 300TD. Randy Steele warned me off of them, saying that they >>> had some serious issues with heads leaking, I believe. Sounds like the >>> rodbender MB engines. >> >> 324d or 524td. >> It was a smooth and powerful little 2.4L inline six. >> Sipped fuel like a 240D, cracked heads like a 1.6L Volkswagen. >> >> Lincoln bought some of the turbo engines in the mid 1980s, if you can >> imagine getting 32mpg hwy in a Continental when the speed limit was 55mph. >> Then there's the Vixen motorhome, a somewhat brutal environment for a small >> turbocharged engine with weak heads. >> >> Mitch. > > > Nasty little engine that makes a 350SDL/350SD look very reliable. Expensive > little bugger too. > > _______________________________________ > http://www.okiebenz.com > > To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ > > To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: > http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com > _______________________________________ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to: http://mail.okiebenz.com/mailman/listinfo/mercedes_okiebenz.com