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Date: Tue, 25 Mar 2003 13:35:07 GMT
From: hohnopsamlid.invalid (Goran Larsson)
Subject: Re: Switching to DI


In article <fsUfa.4$n2.3nopsamoh1-nws5.columbus.rr.com>, Mark Plumlee <turbospgnopsamsouth.net> wrote: > its called a b202 - B meaning gas eng 2.0L with 2 shafts- exh and intake cam > the b204 is a 4 shaft eng > the b234 is a 2.3L with 4 shafts , the last 2 being balance shafts. the B235 (9-5) is a 2.3L with 5 shafts? the B308 (9-5) is a 3.0L with 8 shafts? the B207 (9-3 9440) is a 2.0L with 7 shafts? The last number might have indicated the number of shafts (ignoring the crankshaft) in the past (the B201-B202-B204 sequence make that association tempting), but for a while it has been used as a "engine generation" number. -- G–ran Larsson http://www.nospam.com/saab/

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