Mercedes M278 Engine

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Mercedes M278 Engine For Sale

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Mercedes M278 Engine Specs

Specification Details
Fuel Type Petrol
Displacement 4663 cc
Valvetrain DOHC
No. of valves 32
Power Output in KW 320 KW
Torque Output 700 Nm
Bore x Stroke 92.9 mm x 86 mm
Compression Ratio 10.5:1

Mercedes M278 Engine FAQ

Key Characteristics

  • V8 Biturbo engine
  • High torque at low RPM
  • Excellent fuel economy for its class

Setting the Standard for V8 Engines

When you think V8, think M278. Mercedes takes the cake with performance and economy, setting a new industry benchmark.

Got Issues? Let's Tackle 'Em!

No engine is perfect, and the M278 has its share of flaws:

Common Challenges Recommended Solutions
Oil Consumption Regular checks and possible gasket replacement
Turbocharger Failures Professional diagnosis and replacement

For more insight into Mercedes engine woes, check out our article on Mercedes W205 Problems.

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