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#1 mk6 trish

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Posted 18 December 2010 - 07:51 PM

i've recently gettin a mk6 escort its the 1.4 cvh version and i know u can get 1.6 t in the cvh any ideas on what i would need to do this to a 1.4?

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#2 jmurray01

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Posted 18 December 2010 - 08:08 PM

Your thread required a fair amount of deciphering, but are you asking if you could swap a 1.4 for a 1.6 turbo ?

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Posted 18 December 2010 - 08:50 PM

no i know i could do that i'm looking to turbo my 1.4 i know i will need to make a manifold and get a turbo i'm wondering wot wiring and cooling i would need to get it to work and not blow up and also wot type of turbo would best suite?

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Posted 19 December 2010 - 12:35 PM

I'm no turbo specialist. But I'm sure you could fit a turbocharger to the 1.4.

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Posted 19 December 2010 - 02:08 PM

yeah looked into it hell of alot of work al just stick with the other bits first before a turbo lol

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Posted 19 December 2010 - 10:49 PM

So much easier to drop the RST 1.6 in

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Posted 21 December 2010 - 06:45 PM

agreed lol been lookin for the 1.6 cvh engine but they dont come cheap anymore

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Posted 21 December 2010 - 10:23 PM

Shame.

I sold 2 in the last 3 weeks

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Posted 22 December 2010 - 11:12 AM

lol just my luck, casn u let me know if u hear of or get anymore?


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