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Can I put a Turbo Engine into my Loyale?


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#1 ilostthegame

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Posted 05 April 2011 - 01:10 PM

I need a new engine. I have found a 1.8 Turbo (dual port) for my 1991 Loyale but do not know if if can swap it for my 1.8 single port. Does anyone have any experience with this? thanks!

#2 ruparts

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Posted 05 April 2011 - 10:43 PM

hi,
this has been covered in a lot of other threads but, in short NO.
the spfi wiring and ecm will not run a mpfi system, meaning you would need to rewire the car with wiring from the mpfi turbo doner car. it would also require the front crossmember from the turbo car and a lot of other intake plumbing , exhaust and hoses issues to do it. BAD idea , anyway the ea82T is the worst motor they have made as for as reliability. just find any spfi or even a carb motor and use your original intake and engine wiring and sensors on it, they are usually cheap and easy to find.

#3 GeneralDisorder

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Posted 05 April 2011 - 11:47 PM

Not easily. If you have to ask - you aren't equipped for the task.

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