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V8 Conversion

Dinove

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Does anyone know where I can buy a V8 Conversion kit from to go from a 6 to a V8
 

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Would be cheaper to buy a VE V8 than doing the swap. Or you could try buying a write off VE V8 that has been hit in the rear.
 

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Would be cheaper to buy a VE V8 than doing the swap. Or you could try buying a write off VE V8 that has been hit in the rear.
Only reason want to do it cause I just brought a excellent condition 2011 model for $1500
 

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How much of the work can you do yourself? You’ll probably find that you’ll spend more trying to convert yours than what it would cost to go buy an ss
 

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There are no (and never will be) conversion kits. The entire driveline (including gearbox) all electronics relating to the engine (not even including the Tech 2 angles) are completely different, they might as well be two totally different GM cars.

Basically, conversion kit = sell V6, buy V8, they're not thin on the ground. Either that or a wreck.
 

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Only reason want to do it cause I just brought a excellent condition 2011 model for $1500
Tidy up the 2011 V6, sell it for profit and buy a V8.
 

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Agree Ross.
He should more than double his money and put it towards a proper V8.
 
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