The cylinder head gasket for Mercedes-Benz 450SL engines is available at Temel Gaskets. The cylinder head gasket is used in Coupe, S-Series, SL Coupe, Cabriolet, and SL models which have engines with 8 cylinders. The product is produced entirely in house an available at higher quantities if requested.

Temel Number: 10-146901-17   

OE Number: 1160105520

Brand: Mercedes-Benz 

Model: Coupe, S-Series, SL Coupe, Cabriolet, and SL

Year: 1973-1980
Construction: Composite with steel core
Material: OE grade Fiber Interface® material, metal core
Applications: Mercedes Benz 450SL – M116/M117                 

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Engine info:

The Mercedes Benz 450SL has a 4.5-liter, V-8 engine. The motor pushes rod and rocker actuated overhead valves with an overhead camshaft. 


The 450SL has a torque rating of 278.5 foot-pounds at 3,000 rpm. The cars are from 0 to 60 mph in 8.5 seconds with a manual gearbox; the automatics took 9.3 seconds. The top-end speed is 133.5 mph with a manual transmission, 127 mph with an automatic.


The 450SL has a unit frame and body. It has a manual four-speed with a single-disc, dry-plate clutch or a three-speed automatic transmission. On the front are vented disc brakes with solid-disc rear brakes. 


The 450SL is 172.8 inches long, 70.5 inches wide, and 51.2 inches tall with a 96.7-inch wheelbase. The rear track is 56.7 inches, and the front track is 57.2 inches. The car’s curb weight is 3,483 pounds.

Source: Mercedes 450 SL Specifications

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