Technical 1.6 L palio engine in uno.

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Technical 1.6 L palio engine in uno.

passionpurple

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hi I am from india. i just joined this forum. kind of lost too.. he he..
i am thinking of putting a 1.6L palio engine into the uno. i guess the power to weight ratio will be good.

In india, the uno is phased out and the palio is not selling that good too because of fiat's internal problems.
i am not too much into the technical side but want to know what problems I might face..

Also.. will the engine fit well? what all other parts need to be changed to help this mod work.....

all help is appreciated..

thank you..:)
 

LuiPoland

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one uno with 1.6 16v siena engine is in poland :)

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bquest

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Holla Passion purple!

dude i wanna do something similar to what you are upto .. but i wanna get a civic vtec 1.6 engine in my UNO :slayer: :)

cuz i am facing the same kinda problems down here ... I am from pakistan .. 'hello neighbour :D' .. fiat in pakistan had some internal issues too and after few law suits the company shutdown .. its been 3 years i guess .. no one knows if they'd be able to pull out of that .. and i am sure you face the same kinda probs at garages as i do ... 'aint no one there is trained of fiat :( '

I really love fiat.. if it wasnt for the stupid situation.. i would never think of changing anything on it but now i am thinkin of getting a 1.6 vtec civic engine... cuz i also think the power to weight ratio would be amazing and u can get all kinda mods for civics

plleeassee some one let me know if its possible? :confused: or any other ideas
 
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passionpurple

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thanks for the picture buddy.. can you please tell if the drive train also needs changes or not?

fait friends please help out on this problem.....

for bquest-- thans for posting. I guess you too will be in a simslar condition like me.. can you please tell what all research you have done? don't know the car situation in your country but guess its similar..
 

bquest

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well sooo far i've been asking around different garages if they think its possible or not... only one person said he can do the job.. but i gotta tell him if it will be the engine older than 2001 or if its from a civic which came after 2001.. gotta check the avaiability.. i personally like civic 97 vtec 1.6 engine.. hope i find one to further investigate the possibilities
 
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passionpurple

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do you know about the availability of a new engine?
1>what are the statistics of the vtec?
2>are you replacing the drive train too?
3>what about the ecu remapping?
4>air intake and exhaust?
5>your budget?

plesae answer those for comparision...........

also try this site.. enginedirect.com(y)
 
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passionpurple

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can the palio 1.6L petrol (16v 100bhp) engine be mounted easily on the uno chasis? or will I have to modify the engine mount on thr uno?:confused:
 
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