The M102 engine family was a straight-4 gasoline automobile engine from Mercedes-Benz in the 1980s and early 1990s. It is a relatively oversquare engine with a large bore and short stroke. Compare to the M115 engine which was used during the same time frame.
A 2.0L multi-point fuel-injected (KE-Jetronic) variation of the M102.921. An "E" was added to the model of the vehicle (standing for "einspritzung", the German word for fuel injection). This engine is identified by TSZ ignition and multiple belts for the alternator, power steering and air conditioning compressor (where fitted). Cubic capacity: 1997cc Power output: 90kW
An update to the M102.961 introduced in 1986, with a power output of about 122 bhp. This is identified by the EZL ignition system and a single accessory drive belt. Cubic capacity: 1997cc Power output: 87kW
The M102.980 was a 2.3 L version with a 95.5 mm bore and the same 80.25 mm stroke. Power output was 136 hp (100 kW). Engine weight was 118 kg. Used K-jetronic fuel injection. Cubic capacity: 2299cc Power output: 100kW