XUD Cylinder Head

Discussion in 'General Motoring' started by Chris Howarth, Feb 15, 2005.

  1. Does anyone know if there are any differences between the turbo and
    non-turbo 1.9l XUD cylinder heads?

    I might be facing the prospect of replacing the head on my non-turbo 1993
    306 but can only source new heads for the turbo engine.

    Thanks

    Chris
     
    Chris Howarth, Feb 15, 2005
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  2. Chris Howarth

    brian Guest

    There is a difference in compression ratio between the two engines but that
    is handled by different pistons.
    There are definitely two types of inlet port, but I think all the 90 on were
    the same, oval to look at on the outside.
    Assuming that they are the same, then I don't think you will have a problem.
    But then there are many contributors here who are far more knowledgeable
    than I am.
    Brian.
     
    brian, Feb 17, 2005
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  3. Chris,
    I have it on good authority (Peugeot source)that there is no
    difference at all between the turbo and non turbo heads. So I bought a
    non turbo head from ebay and I am in the process of having it done up
    just in case my turbo cylinder head decides that it is time to throw
    the towel!! Go for it!!
     
    Jacky coombes, Feb 19, 2005
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