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Old 06-16-09, 10:12 PM
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Engine Swap Question

I was wondering if anyone has attempted to drop a 1983 nissan 280zx turbo (L28ET) into the first gen? For those that don't know much about the engine here are some specs

-The L28ET produces 180 bhp (134 kW) at 5600 RPM and 203 lbft (275 Nm) at 2800 RPM.
- 60 mph in 7.4 seconds weighing 2800 lbs
-Block work was done to hold an increase of boost, I was told it was running at 10lbs (compared to the 6.8-7 lbs) of boost before it sat for 2 years.

What do you think I could expect in performance? Any advice would be great, Thanks!
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Old 06-17-09, 08:47 AM
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Wrong section. Theres a section for engine swaps on here. Maybe the mods will move your post over.
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Old 06-17-09, 08:59 AM
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yeah, wrong section. ask them FC and FD owners.
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