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I have a 03 Mercedes clk 1.8 compressor with the timing chain

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I have a 03 Mercedes clk 1.8 compressor with the timing chain broken.
will the 2.0 Mercedes engine fit into the clk and if so are there any problems
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Mercedes
Expert:  Stan replied 2 years ago.
Stan :

Hello,

Stan :

Engine will fit mechanically. The problem is with electronics- i would suggest to have the original ECU re-mapped for the bigger engine size.

Stan :

Of course the new engine should have the same sensors and actuators for the swap to work.

Stan :

regards, Stan