Tag Archives: Swap

Alternator Change on the Volvo 240

The alternator on my 1984 Volvo 244 GLE was not charging which makes daily driving it a bit of pain. I went to the local scrapyard to source myself a new one. They had a single 240, a pair of … Continue reading

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Miata engine swap with a twist – three cylinder Suzuki

A Miata receiving an engine isn’t exactly uncommon but they usually add power and often cylinder count. This one goes the other way by adding a three cylinder Suzuki G10 engine from a Geo Metro to a 1990 Miata in … Continue reading

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Lotus Micra Rally Car

The combination of a Nissan Micra and a Lotus Excel to make a rally car at first comes across as a bit bizarre. This combines the bug eyed looking body of a K12 generation Nissan Micra with the updated mechanical … Continue reading

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Engine Swap Depot

I’m a big fan of engine swaps. Good, bad or silly. http://www.engineswapdepot.com has compiled a huge list of them for your viewing pleasure. Here is a sample

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