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    5thscaleracer

    2.3-16 Project

    There are 2 new units in europe but those won't get shipped over the Atlantic
    there are 3 rebuilt units which MB will ship over

    5thscaleracer 02-12-2020, 10:34 AM Go to last post
    3f05q

    2.3-16 Project

    Only based on today's email from Matt at Leistung

    3f05q 02-11-2020, 09:05 PM Go to last post
    5thscaleracer

    2.3-16 Project

    Let me just add.... no comment

    5thscaleracer 02-11-2020, 08:55 PM Go to last post
    JoeB

    2.3-16 Project

    As far as I am aware, there are no 'new' 717.404 gearboxes around. If there were, I can assure you many owners would have forked out for a new-in-crate

    JoeB 02-11-2020, 07:45 PM Go to last post
    3f05q

    2.3-16 Project

    A complete overhaul is north of 3k. A new transmission is about 3300.

    3f05q 02-11-2020, 06:56 PM Go to last post
    JoeB

    2.3-16 Project

    Save your pennies for the front input bearing, because it's a guarantee that there will be a reasonable additional cost to fix other things inside that

    JoeB 02-11-2020, 05:59 PM Go to last post
    3f05q

    2.3-16 Project

    Wheel shopping is hard.

    My 300E is getting R129 brakes and needs the 17's off the 190, so the 190 needed new wheels. I feel like I lucked

    3f05q 02-11-2020, 11:24 AM Go to last post