Cheap RX8 - a white elephant

obi_waynne

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Do you think that a cheap RX8 would be a performance bargain or a costly white elephant that requires loads spending on it to keep it on the road?

What things should you look out for? What is this warm start issue I'm hearing a lot about on the Renesis engines?
 

TCJBOLDIE

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Transplant the gas guzzling rotary with a LS1-7 and it will go like the clappers and not blow up |B
 

TCJBOLDIE

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Rotary engines are not for a non enthusiast who has little or no understanding of them and jump in start up and get up it.
A friend has a series 5 with the motor built ,ported and tuned to give 350 WHP and has zero problems despite tracking it quite often for more than 3 years.

Sadly it was washed away in the Grantham floods where he very nearly lost his life.

https://www.google.com.au/search?q=...-burst%2Fstory-fn7iwx3v-1225986230902;650;366
 
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