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Unread 06-07-2013, 05:29 PM   #31
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Audi R8 V10, it'll totally fit.
hey, it is a 5.2L
it might fit

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Unread 06-07-2013, 09:40 PM   #32
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www.Cotybuilt.com VW conversion
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Unread 06-07-2013, 09:58 PM   #33
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Cool now just redesign the engine bay.

Here's one with a Cummins 3.9. http://mallcrawlin.com/forum/showthr...3679-Diesel-ZJ
Very nice.... i also had been eyeing doing this found out my Bro-inlaw friend just sold off some of those 3.9 4bt out of some FritoLay box vans......allwayz late on the deals....
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Unread 06-09-2013, 09:57 PM   #34
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there is a guy that stuck a TDI in a in a KJ http://forums.tdiclub.com/showthread.php?t=291918
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Unread 06-09-2013, 11:58 PM   #35
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The AX15 bell housing adapter from the coty guys should be 90% of the hardware, wiring will be fun.
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Unread 06-14-2013, 07:09 AM   #36
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you would want the V6 from a Taureg TDI to get enough power. And you'ld need all of the electrical system(s) to go with it. You wold be probably be fabricating a new exhaust, etc.

My 2.0L Jetta TDI has about the same amount of torque as my 4.0L ZJ had, but about 35% less HP. The Taureg V6 TDI has about the same torque/HP as my WK CRD V6, which is a bit heavier than the ZJ. Plenty of power in there

Now if you really want a good diesel engine in your Jeep, get an OM642! (std in the WK CRD)
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