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    Advice needed please

    I have an astra on a 52 plate, 2.2 sri, and need to replace the engine. Can anyone tell me what engine i can put into it,
    Many thanks, Jess.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jess84 View Post
    I have an astra 2.2 sri
    The answer is in the question.
    Astra coupe turbo 280bhp-sold
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    Angry

    Is that the only one that'll go into it, because im watchin a 2.2 out of a 54 plated vectra on ebay but he said its a different engine to mine so it wont go in?

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    You need a z22se iirc.
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    yup u answered it your self u need a z22se engine there was one on ebay the day. u can fits any engine u want but then u need to change everything lol
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    but u can get a z22se out for a vectra, zafira, vx220 or astra
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    Ok so if i put a z22se engine in, i wont have to change anything else, is that right?
    Sorry im a typical women that doesn't no much about cars, lol x

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    yup if u go on ebay now there are 3 on there all about the same price.
    and a garage could do it in a day as well but if u are puttin in a new engine while u got the new one out u mite as well doing the timing chain whiles its out be alot easyer.

    just type on ebay
    z22se engine
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    Yeah i have seen them, but cant afford to pay them prices b4 xmas my car has just come out of vauxhall last week had new bearings in the crank shaft, a new cam chain kit and some other little stuff gutted to be told the bottom end is f****d

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    Might have to get onto the finance company i think, only had it 3 months!!

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