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Exclamation 968 transplant recipiant for 928 engine

Porsche version of the 327 vette engine in a Vega-That worked VERY well : is THIS feasable???
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I have heard that a VW Beetle engine will fit my '76 Sears lawnmower, with some mods of course
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I have heard that a VW Beetle engine will fit my '76 Sears lawnmower, with some mods of course
Sorry, that's the 78 S model with the 36" deck. Don't worry, it's a common mistake.
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i have also heard that a 928V8 will fit in the 944 engine bay... but has anyone actually done it, that is the quesiton.
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I have herd that an early 928 engine will fit a 944.
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Kelly-Moss Racing did one, all you have to do is replace the front clip with a custom built tube frame and a few other things. Seems like an excellent project to me. Of course, the 928 engine weighs as much as a BBC.......
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DAMN! the only one I left out
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No, you left plenty out.....
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hehehe. I'm not even gonna go there. btw: did you hear the news on FR Wilk??
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Probably a good idea, this is a family show and all that......
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There were pics of such a transplant (928 into 944) but the entire front subframe had to be fabricated. Engine is far too wide, according to the original post.
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I've got a donor 924 if anyone wants to try this swap...
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