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PostPosted: Wed Sep 08, 2010 4:19 pm 
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Hello all.

Thanks for taking the time and reading this. TO start off with, i just bought this car i drove it for 742 miles and then i took a shit, so im going to go ahead and rebuild the engine. my reason of writing is these few questions.

1. witch of the 4 or 5 engines made for these cars are best all around? [Best performance with out going turbo]

2. should i keep my block and swap heads and internals or new engine all together?

I would just like to know if its worth it.

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 09, 2010 4:59 pm 
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you are looking for an 89-94 1.3L twin cam suzuki swift gt engine, 100hp stock and has loads of room for improvement, however are becoming very scarce lately. I assume your 95 is a 1.3 SOHC, this is probably the most common engine and has very little to offer. If you cant find a gt engine, you can go for the updated 1.3 SOHC which was available in all swifts between 98-01, this is a 16 valve distributorless engine that can be woken up with a cam, cold air induction and a nice exhaust. speak with the mod suprf1y about this one, he also has a write up in the mk4/mk5 section, look around a little.


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 09, 2010 6:03 pm 
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Also if you do the DOHC swap your gonna need all the GT wiring or go to megasquirt and build your own system

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