What is it?

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What is it?

Post by hernandofire » Wed Aug 14, 2013 1:26 pm

Just purchased a trike with (supposedly) a 914/1800 engine. The only # that appears to be on the case that I can see is EA040483. I cannot find anything on line that tells me specs of this engine. Would appreciate any help on this. Thanks, Erod

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Re: What is it?

Post by sideshow » Wed Aug 14, 2013 1:48 pm

Yeah some may call it overkill, but you can't have too much overkill.

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Re: What is it?

Post by Piledriver » Wed Aug 14, 2013 5:09 pm

Note the cases are ~universal, 1.8 P&L may have been installed on a previous rebuild.
1.7 heads would need to be opened up for the 93mm 1.8 jugs, or the jugs tops ODs could have been turned down, but unlikely.
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