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Old 01-07-2019, 03:54 PM
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May be a dumb question

I dont have an rx8 but am looking at getting one not a fan of the rotary motor but love the body style I'm looking at an 04 rx8 and am wondering if anyone knows of an adapter kit to fit a chevy small block in it or if it would even fit
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Old 01-07-2019, 03:59 PM
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nope never been done /s

check the engine swap threads. be warned tho you will spend +15k$ and it still wouldn't run right. just save the time and money and go buy a camaro

also give the new owners thread a read
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Old 01-07-2019, 04:14 PM
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Check the LS Powered RX8 facebook group. Lots of info there.
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I think someone on Reddit was asking the same thing. Wonder if you are the same person.

If you are gonna do a swap, then you can get a shell with a broken engine for around $1k.

There are a lot of types of LS engines out there as well... And a swap will never be economical. Prepare about $15k before you start.
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