Engine Tilt on a NC

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Engine Tilt on a NC

Postby mike n helen » Sat Oct 08, 2011 8:08 am

I'm in the process of building an engine for my NC, and while talking to a guy who was about to do the same he asked the question, "what angle in the engine mounted at". "It's not tilted, it's verticle" was my answer, but when I got home and checked turns out he was right, the engine does have a tilt on it leaning towards the exhaust side of the car.

Does anybody know what angle the engine is mounted at??

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Re: Engine Tilt on a NC

Postby skeeler » Tue Oct 25, 2011 4:07 am

Why does it matter? Won't it just bolt up to the trans at the correct angle?
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Re: Engine Tilt on a NC

Postby Brian » Tue Oct 25, 2011 8:30 pm

Yeah, curious as to why he wants to know myself. It's not like the answer changes where he bolts on the engine mounts.
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