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#1 will_

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Posted 27 October 2018 - 03:26 PM

Hi Guys. I know this is always done to death .......
The 16v K series fits but it’s a squeeze - has anyone used the 8v ?? I want to use a rover engine and although I’m not looking for lairy I want reliability and an oem look. Cheers

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Posted 13 November 2018 - 02:46 PM

To be honest its roughly the same amount of work for the 16v version, you'll find it easier to source parts for the 16v engine like tubular manifolds etc. I found the pg 1 gearbox fits better than the r65 box and linkage is easier. Bonus is that if you ever decide to go 1.8 its a straight swap.






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