Date: Sun, 19 Feb 2006 19:07:41 GMT From: James Sweet <jamessweetnospamail.com> Subject: Re: engine swap 9000
mikenem wrote: > I have two cars v6 griffin with high milage and shabby body and 2ltr which > is a low pressure turbo and has a oil leak, but ive done a lot of work on > it and is very good looking. The v6 would be more powerfull and smoother > ride. Any reasons why i shouldnt swap > V6 has less potential power, if it's more as-is then turn up the boost on the turbo. There's also the poor fuel consumption, less than stellar reliability reputation, and the pain in the ass maintenance. There's a reason V6 900's and 9Ks are worth less than the same car with a 4 cyl turbo, they practically have to be given away, while the turbos almost sell themselves.