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post #1 of (permalink) Old 06-07-2001, 11:48 PM Thread Starter
 
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How much lift for a 1.6?

I'm getting ready to install a 1.6 -16V engine into my Sami. I don't want mega lift yet so I was wondering if I could just use a 2in. shackle lift on the front to help clear the oilpan? I'll eventually go with a larger lift but for now that's all I'm looking for.

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Re: How much lift for a 1.6?

I was told when I did mine (8V) that I would need either 2" of lift or a modified oil pan and sump that would match Samurai set up.

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Re: How much lift for a 1.6?

You will also have interferance between the top of the engine and the hood. I used a 1" body lift to solve that problem
on my rig.


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