Engine swap

Tom Nas tnas at euronet.nl
Thu Jun 5 21:15:47 EDT 2003

"Marc Sims" <avarlinqui at hotmail.com> wrote:

>I don't know, I remember my coupe was basically 2 x 100 front ends bolted
>together so there was no problem with a i5 engine, however the 80's engine
>compartment is a lot smaller.  My V6 almost fills it front to back, there is
>a space which looks as if I could fit a 4th cylinder in but trying to cram
>the extra 2 in could be a nightmare, it was a pig on the coupe replacing the
>engine even with the extra foot of engine bay.

There's enough room for the I-5 in the engine bay of the B4. Audi fitted it
themselves with no problems... and you can take the front end off to make
fitting the engine even easier.


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