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Old 03-27-2006, 06:35   #1 (permalink)
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hey fellas

new to all the forems ns to meet ya all

um few qustions i wana modifi my car i wana put a xr6 tubo in my xf 87 model i just wana no can it be done and it would be helpfull to talk to the people who have done this
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Old 03-31-2006, 20:20   #2 (permalink)
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I'm not sure but I would say that it wouldnt be that easy and some mods to the bonnet possibly
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Old 03-31-2006, 21:56   #3 (permalink)
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What's a tubo? Is that something to do with widening the rear wheel arches?
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i think it's supposed to be turbo- look how the word is being used.

In response to chico20, the general consensus in various other posts is that it can be done, but it would be cheaper to work the current motor due to requiring: complete engine, new wiring loom, new computer, possible body work to accomodate taller head, etc. Most of the advice I've seen has been something along the lines of turbo the motor that's in there now- cheaper and just as effective.
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Old 04-01-2006, 03:13   #5 (permalink)
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hey fellas

yea i thought it might be it woul dbe mission changing everything but it would look good i got 250 crossflow under the hood now mayby just stick to working that getting bigger crankshaft and the bottem end worked and top set of extractors woudl be smick cost bit much now days but something like 700 bucks i priced some for the other day so yea means more hours at work for me thanx for ya replies fellas hope to chat soon cyas
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Hey chico20, the barra six is taller than 250 crossflow(roughly 120mm taller), so i dont think it would fit, unless you modified bonnet.
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Old 04-02-2006, 01:08   #7 (permalink)
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hey buddy

yea i was thinking along the lines of gettiong one custom made no it would cost but it would look the part forsure
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