VR6 into T25?

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VR6 into T25?

Postby lowtimeppl » 20 Aug 2011, 23:01

Hi all
I searched this forum for VR6 but no results returned.
I wondered if anyone had performed this swap, with what outcome?
I have access to two good VR6 engines, and I have a petrol auto 86 Caravelle. I see that KEP supply the appropriate adapters and some other bits and bobs.

Any info appreciated.
Thanks
Rob
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Re: VR6 into T25?

Postby transporT3 » 20 Aug 2011, 23:46

How much is it from Kennedy's ? with shipping, i should imagine that it will be quite expensive ??

DS Tuning springs to mind, here's the link : http://www.ds-tuning.com/index/7-index.html, i seem to remember that they need an exchange flywheel, unsure if this would be the VR6 or the original van unit :?

Something to browse also :D : http://volksweb.relitech.com/helmut/VR6 ... 6-engi.htm

http://www.motor-talk.de/forum/vr6-2-8l ... 45080.html

http://www.brick-yard.co.uk/forum/galva ... 36960.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVP9tGiqKxA you gotta love this !!

Tempting motor huh ??
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Re: VR6 into T25?

Postby Gusbang » 21 Aug 2011, 16:54

T3 Doka 2.1MV
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Re: VR6 into T25?

Postby slobbo » 23 Aug 2011, 17:51

I own the Galvy Syncro now. It is a nice conversion. Drives nice with the 2.1 gearbox. Torque curve is on a par with the 2.1 just higher up.
Cheers
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