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Old 11-02-2010, 10:10 AM   #1
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How does Chrysler 2.5 Turbo engine fit to AX-5 tranny?

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My question is that how does the 2.5 Turbo chrysler engine from lebaron fit to a jeep?

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Old 11-03-2010, 03:59 PM   #2
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I'm thinking that you would have a heck of a time swapping it in seeing as the Lebaron is a FWD car... on top of that the turbo won't really do you much good in your jeep as the jeep is much heavier than the lebaron, not to mention the jeeps are ment to operate at lower engine speeds where the turbos are not as efficient.

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Old 11-03-2010, 04:49 PM   #3
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Yeah I agree with that except that turbos don't work well at lower engine speeds. Diesels are that way
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