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Re: '82-83 5000 Turbo
In a message dated 98-03-19 14:13:26 EST, you write:
> The first generation turbo was installed in the '82-83 5000 Turbo with
> the WK engine designation, this had NO intercooler and used exhaust
> manifold pressure to open the Waste Gate. 130HP @5400 RPM. I ran across
> one of these early body style 5000 Turbo cars the other day in the same
> wrecking yard that had the '84 5000 Turbo that I got the intercooler out
> of. This WK engine was the engine that the ur-Q Turbo was based on. The
> second generation Turbo engine was the KH as came in the '84-85 5000
> Turbo. Third generation Turbo engine was the MC designation.
Actually the first 5000 turbo was a 1981 model. How do I know?? I owned
three of them...