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    VXR engine into astra G

    hiya planning on putting a vxr engine and gearbox into my mk4 GSI. can anyone tell me if i need to change anything and will the gear cables fit or do i have to get the vxr cables? cheers andy

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    see scottyboy's modified diary as that will have some info for you, he is the only person to do it yet that i know of,

    EDIT here it is http://www.astraownersclub.com/vb/sh...ad.php?t=81224
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    the engine goes in no probs
    as dose the gear box but you need the new mount i am looking for a M32 at the mo my self

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    Quote Originally Posted by dannysport18 View Post
    the engine goes in no probs
    as dose the gear box but you need the new mount i am looking for a M32 at the mo my self
    i should beable to get you an m32 box mate how muc you willing to pay
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    I am getting one when i find one thats all what do they go for at the mo ?

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    Block fits fine - but you will need to splice in an LEH sump/oil sensor.

    Gearbox is more of a problem, you will need the vxr linkage and some H driveshafts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scottyboy View Post
    Block fits fine - but you will need to splice in an LEH sump/oil sensor.

    Gearbox is more of a problem, you will need the vxr linkage and some H driveshafts.
    this is why i am waiting to my mate gets a car with a M32 so i can do the swap side by side

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    Been speaking to dave at dapdevlopments and he said its not really worth putting vxr engine or gearbox in a astra G for what it'll cost

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    I will do the gear box when i get one at the danny price
    thats all not going to pay £900 for a box

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    £900 is about the going rate for one mate has there £1500 brand new.

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