Author Topic: phase 1 or phase 2?  (Read 1661 times)

caine

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phase 1 or phase 2?
« 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/ ... 1196992842

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ ... 1196992878

http://i67.photobucket.com/albums/h309/ ... 1196992870


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« Reply #1 on: 18:00, Wed 12 December 2007 »
Ph 2 by the looks of it mate.

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« Reply #2 on: 22:32, Wed 12 December 2007 »
ok mate thanks, is there anything thats better/worse with a ph2 compared to the ph1's

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« Reply #3 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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« Reply #4 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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« Reply #5 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?

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« Reply #6 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: )