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Nissan engine tech? Attn AIRJOCKIE also.

Discussion in 'Other Vehicle Discussions' started by jamesA, Feb 21, 2006.

  1. jamesA

    jamesA Well-Known Member

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    Somebody just asked me if you could swap cams between a KA24DE and an SR20DE. I told them I'd ask around, are they interchangable or are they like D and B series engines where nothing is interchangeable?

    Also, Airjockie... when you dine out in Japan, are tips included in the check or no?
     
  2. Airjockie

    Airjockie Watanabe Whore!!!

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    as far as I know...the cams are not interchangable....

    And in Japan...there is no tipping....they make a hourly wage...and the tip if any is added in the service charge....but...sometimes the rich geezers will just pay a $52 bar tab and slap down $100 and leave....
     
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    jamesA Well-Known Member

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    Thanks man. :thumbsup:
     
  4. NissanNiNjA2nd

    NissanNiNjA2nd Senior Member

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    are you...... what..... wait.... did....



    .ugh....
     
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    kaoskustoms Senior Member

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    no not interchangable they are diff
     
  6. reikoshea

    reikoshea HS Troll...And Mod Moderator

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    you best take your rental car to tsukuba and to super auto bachs....thats all i gotta say.
     
  7. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

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    not interchangeable.

    arent the ka shafts larger?
     
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    jamesA Well-Known Member

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    lol some guy on another board has a friend with a KA24 swap into his 240sx, he wanted to know if the cams were interchangable for some reason.

    Thanks for the verification.

    huh?
     
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    NissanNiNjA2nd Senior Member

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    ..... dude... the ka24de was the stock motor..... there is no swap.........
     
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    jamesA Well-Known Member

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    Or maybe he swapped an SR20 into it. You know what I meant. One way or another there was a swapped engine into a 240sx. lol
     
  11. Cashizslick

    Cashizslick !i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!

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    Maybe he swapped from Sohc to Dohc. /heee - yaaahhh!
     
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    jamesA Well-Known Member

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    Cashizslick !i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!i!

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    Haha it IS a possibility AND a semi-comon swap . . .
     
  14. TurboMirage

    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

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    true that. the DOHC motor is more reliable ive heard.
     
  15. NissanNiNjA2nd

    NissanNiNjA2nd Senior Member

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    Yep...thats a myth.
     
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    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

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    soooo the sohc motor is better?
     
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    NissanNiNjA2nd Senior Member

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    Reliable is the key. Better..... uhh... I would choose it over a DOHC for an allmotoro KA... however I would use a DOHC for a turbo.

    Better.... I doubt.... more reliable.. yes.
     
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    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

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    just trying to figure stuff out since sabrina might want to turbo her KA next year...
     
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    Year? Miles? Trans?
     
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    TurboMirage Finally boostin'

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    89, 160k, 5spd
     
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