24V V6 Cosworth / Capri Sport 260 Kit, Servo Proplem

Please let us know here of any parts needed to fit other engines into Capri shells, and any other modifications needed,

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xcatleachyx
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24V V6 Cosworth / Capri Sport 260 Kit, Servo Proplem

Post by xcatleachyx » Sat Mar 16, 2013 8:36 pm

hi there, im fitting the 24v v6 cosworth engine, and have also fitted the capri sport 260 brake kit, which uses the 2liter laser GL servo.. iv droped the engine in and have found that the cam cover bolt at the back is touching the servo. as you can see from the pictures.. have anyone else had this problem??.

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Post by 24vmk2capri » Thu May 01, 2014 9:21 pm

I have had exactly this "problem"! I found that if I adjusted the height of the gearbox at the gearbox crossmember, I could get maybe 2-3mm clearance between said bolt and servo. I was still worried that this wouldn't be enough but once I fired it up, no problem. Have given it some beans on the road, and no apparent issues.
Hope this helps and hope you see this (or have already sorted it!).

Regards,
Dave.

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