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    Thread: Will a 92 16Valve gti Head bolt on to a Fox?

    1. 06-24-2020 03:04 AM #1
      Will a 92 16Valve gti Head bolt on to a Fox?

      Ive got a fox engine block and a gti head kicking around in my garage. Can I stick them together?

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    3. 06-24-2020 10:05 AM #2
      Yes.

      It will take a lot more parts to make a 16V head fit an 8V block. It's been done but it takes a fair bit of knowledge. The compression will be very low if you are using the stock 8V pistons.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Butcher View Post
      Yes.

      It will take a lot more parts to make a 16V head fit an 8V block. It's been done but it takes a fair bit of knowledge. The compression will be very low if you are using the stock 8V pistons.
      IIRC there are clearance issues with the stock manifolds and the hood as well.
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