Kombi engine code

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Kombi engine code

Post by Bratjie » Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:27 am

Good morning guy"s,

Please can anyone id this engine number for me? Much appreciated,
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Re: Kombi engine code

Post by sean » Mon Apr 29, 2019 11:53 am

That's not a "kombi engine". The Z code was from a Type 4, so 1700.

Im not 100% sure, but I think these motors had a different compression ratio to the 1700's used in busses between 72 - 73.

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