Engine exchange after defect - Which engine fits best? What is important? - Miata Forumz - Mazda Miata Chat Forums
Miata Forumz - Mazda Miata Chat Forums
Miata Forumz - Mazda Miata Chat Forums



Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 01-21-2018, 10:33 AM   #1  
!!!! I NEED TO POST !!!!
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: Dresden
Posts: 1
Default Engine exchange after defect - Which engine fits best? What is important?

Hello Community,

I have the following request. My 2005 NC (2.0 machine) had an engine failure last year and I would like to have it repaired. Mazda himself wants about 8000€, which is much more than my budget. So I went with it to the independent workshop and they want to take care of it. At the beginning, however, they immediately had the problem that the NC was only introduced to the market in 2006 and that there were some identification problems with the designation of the LF engine. In the back and forth even Mazda was mentioned, who found this unusual.

Anyway, up to now the problem is that I or the workshop couldn't find a motor. At ebay and Co there are always some of them, but nobody is sure if the engines fit. Can anyone tell me how it looks with regard to the compatibility of the different engines (especially engine mounts, engine controls, clutch)? Do you have to be careful to get one of the first engines or do you have to take care of the facelifts? Or is there also a motor of the ND-series possible (I would doubt now, because it also has Skyactive and surely builds clearly different?

Cheers, Ira

P.S.: I know this is not entirely about a conversion rather a 1:1 replacement or similar since i can´t afford higher costs in case the body and other components have to be modified aswell.
ira32183 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale Car covers - which one is the best for a new MX-5? carid Miata Parts for Sale & Wanted 1 02-10-2016 07:22 AM
For Sale Hardtop - $1,250.00 fits 1991 and some later johnhcarter Miata Parts for Sale & Wanted 2 10-26-2013 08:33 PM
Power Steering Pump? Which one to get Ctracy5 NA (1989-1997) 3 09-02-2013 07:52 PM
Help Deciding on Which Racing Seat flying_solo Miata General Discussion 32 03-23-2012 09:50 PM
Spark plugs after 10k miles Track NB (1998-2005) 3 10-12-2011 10:30 AM


Tags
change, engine, motor, repair

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:48 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.