Re: swap 2.3 for a 2.3 turbo, 240, is it possible?
where do i get a vx cam shaft in brisbane and is it a straight fit, or
do i have change the computer in the car as well.
James Sweet wrote:
> Snoops wrote:
> > Hi guys
> > I can purchase a 2.3 turbo engine from the wreckers, is it possible to swap
> > this into my '89 240 without too many dramas?
> > Or are there other ways to 'extract' a little more power out of my 240
> > brick?
> > regards
> > Michael
> It's been done, it's not impossible but it's not a direct swap. You need
> the injection and ignition computers, wiring, injectors, and other odds
> & ends, as well as some custom exhaust work but I did see a website
> somewhere with some details on doing it.
> If you want more power from your existing engine, manual transmission is
> the place to start if you don't have it already, then a VX or K camshaft
> and a sport exhaust system, then the car should feel fairly peppy.