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Intended for use in warm climates on older indirect injection Mercedes engines with Bosch inline injection pumps. It has been tested to just above freezing, using used Canola cooking oil of average quality. Can be used with the Mercedes cars up to 1999. The kit is especially easy to fit on the cars up to 1985 (the usual 240D, 300D); the newer ones may require additional bracket (not supplied) to mount the filter (make something from bent aluminum, etc.)
The kit consists of the following (see component details elsewhere on the site):
For better performance at temperatures below freezing or with high gel point oils, additional modifications, accessories, or blends can be used. Contact us if you need further information on this, for our recommendations. This kit is upgradable to a full 2-tank kit. So, for those who wish to try a Single Tank conversion of an older Mercedes, and then move to a colder area, sell the car to someone in a colder area, wish to stop using a blend, wish to use heavier oil, wish to use the car year round, etc., this system allows those changes to be made if desired.
Note that for success with this kit, the following should be the case: