Manual Timing Chain Tensioner Conversion for 3L Engines – Exchange

$290.00

Our exclusive, manually adjustable timing chain tensioner conversion for 3L engines of the 1950s and early 1960s, including M186, M188, M189 and M199. Converts the hydraulic chain tensioners used in these engines to a fixed design as used in the 300SL, to prevent risky chain slap on starting due to oil pressure loss in vehicles subject to seasonal storage or infrequent use. This conversion is also available for other engines of the period with hydraulic timing chain tensioners. Price includes $70 refundable core charge.

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Description

Our exclusive, manually adjustable timing chain tensioner conversion for 3L engines of the 1950s and early 1960s, including M186, M188, M189 and M199. Converts the hydraulic chain tensioners used in these engines to a fixed design as used in the 300SL, to prevent risky chain slap on starting due to oil pressure loss in vehicles subject to seasonal storage or infrequent use. This conversion is also available for other engines of the period with hydraulic timing chain tensioners. Price includes $70 refundable core charge.

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 12 in