Re: [DMCForum] Engine swaps / upgrades
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Re: [DMCForum] Engine swaps / upgrades

This is only a good idea, if you select an engine that
can be easily mated to the original gearbox.

There are not a lot of transmissions to choose from,
which is why many of the DMC conversions end up using
Porsche.  It is configured for rear-engine, and
because it is popular with kit cars and dune buggys
there are plenty of adapters to mount a Porsche trans
to just most popular engines.

There are also a lot more parts for the Porsche boxes
(at least here in the USA) than the Renault box.

--- Martin Gutkowski <martin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'd stick with the original manual gearbox and have
> it rebuilt with
> strengthened internals (availble over here)

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