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Old 08-03-2003, 04:48   #1 (permalink)
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Question EL GLi and XR6 engine differences

im seriously considering getting an EL xr6 in the near future and i want to know more about the engines.

what are the differences between the gli and xr6 engines.

eg type of cam,
power output,

and any other stuff that i should know
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Re: EL GLi and XR6 engine differences

larger exhaust valves, modified porting and a revised camshaft.

plus the rocker cover is red which makes it go faster.
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157kW, 357Nm

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164kW, ???Nm

seems like a small difference, but I guess the secret is in the dyno curves.

FYI: AU VCT = 172kW

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Re: EL GLi and XR6 engine differences

look here.
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