Side Mounting engine


Asked by May 01, 2012 at 11:00 PM

Question type: Car Customization

Can you take an engine designed for rear wheel drive purposes and side mount it so that it be used in front wheel drive configurations?

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the transmission would be wayy too long. plus it would only power one wheel. making it impossible to drive


if its the same engine yes we take forward engines out and put them in side mount on rv busses


Anything is possible. That is a tough one though.

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i was thinking that it would be just the engine side mounted and using a tranny from a front wheel drive car


well it really depends on the engine, but it would require a lot of fabricating to mate the engine and transmission

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