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Can I Install Legacy 92 Turbo on Impreza 97 ?
Posted 19 February 2005 - 11:21 PM
My question is, can I remove the turbo from the above car and install it on Subaru Impreza 97 with 2.2l engine and manual transmission? If yes how many hp I would gain by this and does the Impreza’s manual transmission stand the extra power?
Posted 20 February 2005 - 08:28 AM
I am sorry to inform you that
there is quite a bit more involved
than just slappin a turbo on a non turbo engine.
You could expect about 20 horse power and a blown engine.
(piston, rings, head gasket all come to mind)
The transmission would probably be okay
as the engine would grenade before it had a chance to
take out the tranny.
Your better bet is to take the entire lump, gear box, rear diff and
wiring with the ECU
and and and and - --
out of your SS and do the nasty.
Shame hackin' a SS like this though.
I know it hurts.
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Posted 20 February 2005 - 07:35 PM
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