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Old 12th September 2007, 14:40   #16
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Originally Posted by rd
Its a simple straight forward job.

A complete mpfi esteem engine, ecu, wiring and instrument cluster should cost you anywhere from 50k to 80k. Its a bolt on to your carb esteem.
Confusing karthi.
Are u referring to an engine swap here?
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Old 15th September 2007, 03:16   #17
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If it is increase in performance you are looking for you could do a lot with your current carb setup. Refer to dinars post. You could rejet, get better carbs, etc.It would be a lot cheaper as well.
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Originally Posted by veyron1 View Post
If we're just looking at going FI, why look at multiport? Why not TBI? Simpler, cost-efficient, and minimal alterations required, in terms of wiring, manifold customizing, labour, etc....
You mean go for throttle body injection instead of of multi point ?
Where is he going to get this type of a TB ?
Can we get one off the shelf ? Or you are suggesting he should fabricate one ?
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Old 15th September 2007, 03:54   #19
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First-gen Astras came with one. You could theoretically salvage one of them. Mating it will be less of an issue than fabricating a whole custom throttle body.

Someone on this forum has already done an 8v carb conversion to MPFI.
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