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GENERAL => General Chat => Topic started by: caine on 17:00, Wed 12 December 2007

Title: phase 1 or phase 2?
Post by: caine on 17:00, Wed 12 December 2007
alright guys and girls, i am planning to buy a mk1 clio with an r5 engine in it, is there any differences in the engines (phase 1 and 2) or are they the same? how can i tell if it is a ph1 or ph2...


here are come pics of the engine

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ ... 1196992841 (http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ronsvalver/pod280107006.jpg?t=1196992841)

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ ... 1196992842 (http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ronsvalver/pod280107007.jpg?t=1196992842)

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ ... 1196992878 (http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ronsvalver/22-04-06_1912.jpg?t=1196992878)

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ ... 1196992870 (http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ronsvalver/22-04-06_1913.jpg?t=1196992870)


Thanks
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Post by: 5teve L on 18:00, Wed 12 December 2007
Ph 2 by the looks of it mate.
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Post by: caine on 22:32, Wed 12 December 2007
ok mate thanks, is there anything thats better/worse with a ph2 compared to the ph1's

thanks
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Post by: Ash-Lee on 08:55, Thu 13 December 2007
Phase 1 engines don't have a water cooled turbo and no knock sensor. Those are the two main differences i can think of, there might be more.
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Post by: 5teve L on 09:51, Thu 13 December 2007
Ph 2's cooling system was revised slightly as well as the above changes.
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Post by: caine on 09:59, Thu 13 December 2007
Quote from: "GTTBoy"
Ph 2's cooling system was revised slightly as well as the above changes.


so would you say mine is deffo a phase 2 then?

thanks
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Post by: 5teve L on 10:02, Thu 13 December 2007
Looking at the header tank yes & if the turbo is water cooled deffo (to lazy to look at pics again :oops: )