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      12-06-2008, 09:52 PM   #288
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Originally Posted by southlight View Post
Hmm, a quick look at this page (http://www.worldcarfans.com/2070322....gine-in-detail) would be enough to read "weight to BMW standard", so here I am and raise my hand. Hard to argue with that, isn't it?
Huh. Good stuff.

So you figure the M3 engine weighs more than 202 kg when weighed against the Euro standard? Less? The same?

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BTW: I found an German Merc/AMG forum which seems to have quite knowledgable information and the common sense there is that the M156 engine comes in at 223kg (explicitly stated for the CLK version).
So what is the common sense? What does the weight include?

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So we all still think the Merc engine is lighter?
Yes, but...

Bruce