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Old 01-05-2011, 06:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Has this engine been in a 350?
I guess so...Any pics / info..Tnx
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Old 01-05-2011, 03:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i know of the GTO goin in the 350z. if you go to youtube and search "turbo ls2 350z" you will find the one im talking about. ill try to find the link to the forums site he is joined too, and ill post it for you too look at it.
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here is that link to the forum there is lots of pics. its a pretty good right up.

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I'm pretty sure some version of the LS V8 has been in just about every single model ever made, but I think he's asking if anyone has put the 5.8L V8 from the new M Infiniti into a Z.

This engine is the VK56VD Nissan VK engine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

This particular version of this engine is basically brand new in 2011 models. I'm almost 100% certain no one has had time to swap this into a 350Z. If they were going to, you're more likely to find it in a 370 this early in the game.
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I lied, here's a Z with a VK V8 engine in it.

My Vk56 Swapped 350z - Page 4 - MY350Z.COM Forums

The VK has been aroudn a while, just that the version thats bored otu to 5.6L is rather new.
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I'm pretty sure some version of the LS V8 has been in just about every single model ever made.
yea i know he is asking about the 5.8 but i was just showing him its possible for him to put a V8 in the 350z. and the link i put up was for the 350z not every single model ever made lol.
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I'm pretty sure some version of the LS V8 has been in just about every single model ever made...
No kidding. I think rednecks dream of cramming Chevy V8's into anything with wheels. I think the V8 swap is responsible for more cars being butchered and hacked up, than all other mods combined.

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Yup, gotta agree there Ronin, I groan every time I see a 240Z hacked up for a 350 or LS1. The Titan V8 has been installed, there are a few people who have posted details. If the M is getting a big V8, that'll probably be a better engine to use as it will likely have a power focused curve rather than torque.

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yea i know he is asking about the 5.8 but i was just showing him its possible for him to put a V8 in the 350z. and the link i put up was for the 350z not every single model ever made lol.
Thanks for that...
BTW That was a picture of the engine from the Sumo Power GTR...
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Thanks for that...
BTW That was a picture of the engine from the Sumo Power GTR...
welcome opps i thought it said GTO lol. but my bad anyways ur welcome again...
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