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Old 12-13-2004, 01:32   #1 (permalink)
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can this be done

just wondering if this can be done a mate of mine wants to but a xr6turbo motor into his xr6 can this bedone and with what mods
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which model XR6? if BA .. not too overly hard, but i'd rather trade it in for a XR6T, but if pre BA XR6 ...

your are better off using a written off XR6T, as you need evereything

mainly wiring loom and ecu, etc

however biggest prob will be engine mounts ... but yes it has been done before
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The engine mounts I thought would be the same. However he would need to put the new computer it. The problem is the comp controls the Dash, imobiliser/alarm and a few other functions, I am guessing the wiring would be the hardest part, I dont know if the older parts would be compatible with the new computer.
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abyone no a price off the top of there heads
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Id say..... 12k?
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turbo the motor in there.
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Old 12-15-2004, 01:50   #7 (permalink)
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just get yourself an aftermarket ecu to save the computer hassles, he'd probably want to hot it up anyway so doin something to a std ecu would have been necessary
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