How hard is it to dohc in 99 saturn sl1

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Asked by Feb 03, 2015 at 09:18 AM about the Saturn L-Series

Question type: Car Customization

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changing from SOHC to DOHC is hard your engine might not be able to do that you might just have to put a crate engine with DOHC in it

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So can I just swap the same motor with less miles n build that one up n I have to find after market parts for the saturn

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What would I need to change my sohc to dohc if I just changed motor completly

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Yea but u will need the ecu n wiring harness. But u might as well get a donor car

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