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6N2 Engine/Gearbox swap

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Jack_swinscoe
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6N2 Engine/Gearbox swap

Post by Jack_swinscoe » Sat Jul 22, 2017 9:30 pm

Basically just picked up an Xreg 6N2 1L mpi, and 4th gear blew itself up at 30mph. Im able to buy a 1.2l polo 9n engine and gearbox but am wondering if they will fit without too much modification. :?:

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Re: 6N2 Engine/Gearbox swap

Post by alexperkins » Sun Jul 23, 2017 9:44 am

Simple answer is no. The 9N is a completely different management system and uses canbus unlike the 6N2

You need either a 6N or a 6N2 box. Ideally the same engine size too or the ratios will be out

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Re: 6N2 Engine/Gearbox swap

Post by baldguy » Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:28 am

I have a 2001/Y complete 1.4 16v 3 door 6N2 with 12 months MOT going cheap with a very good engine and box, had head work, belts done etc with receipt.....

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Re: 6N2 Engine/Gearbox swap

Post by bobbaldilocks » Tue Nov 14, 2017 6:48 pm

Hi Baldguy. I've just registered. We would appear to be similarly challenged going by our usernames!
The Polo you mention in your post. Is this still available please?

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Re: 6N2 Engine/Gearbox swap

Post by Luke_Timms » Tue Jan 16, 2018 1:51 pm

If out of this engine swap you happen to have a spare gearbox I'm here waiting :)
As cheap or free as possible.

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