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Diesel engine swap

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Old 05-02-2007, 09:01 PM
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I've heard of it being done but I don't know anything about the particulars of it.... Sounds like an interesting swap though!
 
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Old 05-03-2007, 03:18 AM
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put a b20 in that thing. jdms came i believe w/ b20a or something like that. i have an old "honda tuning" issue that had all these oddball swaps, one of which was def a b20xx direct swap into the old accord. ill look for the mag, and post which issue it was for youfor reference...............
 
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Old 04-06-2011, 12:24 PM
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Default european diesel in US gasser

Has anyone tried this? Is it feasable? BTW- what milage does the european diesel get?

northwoods (of mn)
 
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Old 04-07-2011, 05:08 PM
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1st off we don't have that engine in the states. I'm sure you can get it imported but at what cost? I think you will have a huge issue with wiring and engine/trans mounts. Also I don't know a SINGLE thing about diesel set up's at all. But what about the fuel system at that point? I'm sure there will have to be some mod-ing there. Then you have to look at axles. With the amount of tq. that engine puts out I'd bet money they would need mod-ing also. I personally think this will be a extremely expensive swap along with bunch of custom work. IF you have the money I say go for it. It would be a neat swap.
 
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