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Old 03-05-2001, 05:58 PM
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The 16V bottom end is identical to the 8V other than pistons & a beefed-up oil pan! Swap would require radiator & several other underhood parts, including the engine wiring harness & computer. NOT an easy job unless you have complete donor car to get parts from!
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