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Old 08-02-2003, 03:42 PM   #1
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Default 2.5 L Engine into a 95 1.8L

Hey guys, i need to know how difficult is would be to do a 2.5L from a MY 99rs into a MY95 1.8L both vehicles are standard transmission. What i need to know is will the 2.5L and transmission be a direct bolt up to the 95 or will it take alot of work ? also what else would need to be done. thanks for your knowledge and time
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Old 08-03-2003, 11:29 AM   #2
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bump.. cmon someone here has to know what its gonna take..
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Old 08-03-2003, 07:39 PM   #3
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I was told that it would be as much work as doing an WRX engine swap so I went with the WRX swap.
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Old 08-03-2003, 10:00 PM   #4
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2.5 will bolt directly to the 1.8 trans and engine mounts. fits perfect.
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Old 08-04-2003, 07:58 PM   #5
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swap is cake, my car is goin in a couple of months to have the swap done
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