Engine Mercedes OM366LA

Engine Mercedes OM366LA under the hood

OM366 is a diesel engine manufactured by Mercedes Benz. The engine is a four-stroke, has a volume of 5958 cubic centimeters, which corresponds to 360 cubic inches. It introduces the 300 series of engines that began production immediately after World War II. Specifically, OM366LA was released in 1984 and replaced its predecessor, OM362A, which produced 120 hp on 6 cylinders.


Manufacturer Mercedes-Benz
Also called OM 366
Displacement, cc 5958
Power output, hp 136-270
Torque output, Nm / rpm ~402/1400
Number of cylinders 6
Number of valves 12
Cylinder bore, mm 97.5
Piston stroke, mm 133
Compression Turbo 10.5:1
N/Aspirated 12:1
Firing order 1-5-3-6-2-4
Weight 515 kg
Main bearings 7

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