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  1. Opel GT Engine Swap Without Modification?

    Engine Swap Forum
    Is there a engine, transmission and rear axle that all fits together with out hacking whacking and modification and is fuel injected that will fit in a Opel gt?
  2. YOUR opinion on this ENGINE - CIH 1.6 N - head budget rebuild

    6F - Engine Rebuilding
    Hey everyone, So the engine (CIH 1.6N) on my ascona B decided to quit on me about a year ago. Since I knew "nothing" about mechanics I decided to seek for professional help. They said it was the head-gasket and that it would cost me north of 650€ to replace it. Being a college student, i'm...
  3. Have Chassis need engine

    Engine Swap Forum
    I purchased my first Opel Gt this last weekend!!! I was able to get a rust free (minus battery tray) car that had just had the engine and all go items removed about a month ago. She (Bobbi) needs an engine, trans, exhaust and such along with interior. This car is to be built for myself to enjoy...
  4. Opel GT Restoration questionnaire ~ Cams, clutches and cooling oh my!

    General Discussions
    Were not in Kansas anymore Toto, After much research, and trying to read between the lines, I am perplexed:dunno:. I am taking the crash course on Opel idiosyncrasies. Ive read tons of great threads on the subjects at hand but its difficult for me to decipher. Now I have a pounding :headache...
  5. Opel Technical Info Links & Threads

    Opel Tips & Tricks
    Just Like the title says Lady and germs... Share your favorite bookmarks. lets make this thread a treasure trove of quick hitting links... Lets try to keep it short and sweet, if you like the link, please no need to comment, just click like.... Of course constructive posts are just fine. Lets...
  6. Manta - crankcase ventilation hose

    Group 6 - Engine
    Hi everyone! I have a 1973 1.6L engine, does this part look correct for the larger hole in the valve cover? I bought my car in parts and it did not have this part. I've tried using a regular grommet but it keeps disappearing into the valve cover. If this is not the correct part, does anybody...
  7. 305 pistons and 5.7 rods.

    Opel Engine Performance Modifications
    I've been kicking around building an engine up. My thought is to use these pistons Keith Black/KB Pistons IC835-STD - Keith Black ICON Premium Forged Pistons - Show All - SummitRacing.com with stock small block rods. the big ends are 2" not 2.045" but milling the crank will solve that. My...
  8. Question: Engine Workings

    General Discussions
    Hey guys, remember me, its been a while but i finally got back on my gt. The problem i'm having though is how long the fan/alt. belt is. The one that came off of it was too big for it and i was wondering exactly what size specifically is needed, other than that i got it running today. WOO...
  9. WHATS a stock 1.9L opel gt engines weight

    Group 6 - Engine
    WHATS a stock 1.9L opel gt engines weight
  10. Turbo 2.4 - Has this been attempted?

    Opel Engine Performance Modifications
    I am kicking around the idea of turbocharging a 2.4 liter. Has anyone attempted this? Obviously injection is a must as well as head work but would 7.6.1 ratio hold up to 6 psi boost? Also, what cam would be suffecient? I want to build an exotic blend of all motor and a little boost so anyone...
  11. Engine compartment

    Engine compartment

    Pic from 1994.
  12. Ascona B engine compartment.

    Ascona B engine compartment.

    Pic from 1994.
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