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question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:12 pm
by SMITHY90
im buyin a 00 altezza 2mo it seems to have a differant engine than my mates he has the one i see in most altezza with the bed on the block but the one i am buying has the air in take coming from were the front gill is and it has beems 2000 on it if the makes sence takes for your help

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:00 pm
by moomoo
thats the as200 your on about, nowhere near as powerful as the rs200

look at these pics, rs200 viewtopic.php?f=23&t=5531

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:16 pm
by Robin H
don't buy it !!
it's a jap spec IS200

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:18 pm
by Eoghan
Yeah i wouldnt buy it either, there not as quick as the rs200 and because they have the 6cyl engine there worse on petrol...

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:28 pm
by roundymoony
This is a pic of an as 200 engine bay.and a little bit of info.hope it helps.
http://www.lexusownersclub.co.uk/knowledge/index.php?page=index_v2&id=37&c=16
Image

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:31 pm
by KaTaLy5t
Yep it has a 1G-FE out of an IS200 in it and a 4-speed auto gearbox.

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:42 pm
by SMITHY90
are ye sure is the as 200 not auto im not going to buy it if this is the case....m rageing

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:46 pm
by SMITHY90
pic of engine commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Moteur_1G-SE_...

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:47 pm
by KaTaLy5t
You sure it's not auto? I defo has the engine out of IS200 in it anyway. Only 153Bhp standard.

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 1:53 pm
by Eoghan
There not all auto, i went to look at one before that wasnt... But i would advise ya to hold out for a rs200 with the beams...

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 2:25 pm
by moomoo
KaTaLy5t wrote:You sure it's not auto? I defo has the engine out of IS200 in it anyway. Only 153Bhp standard.


probably less since it wont be run on 100 octane

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 2:34 pm
by SMITHY90
yeah it is a as200 6speed manual do,ur man trded tell me it was 200bhp m just lucky i coped on b4 i bought it thanks for your help,i was swaping it for 02 passat sport 130 if anyone knows of someone looking for a good tdi as a part exchange against a tezza let me no...

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 3:40 pm
by roundymoony
Glad you copped it,It would of been some dose if you only discovered after buying it.
is your passat diesel?If it is I'm sure you will get a good part exchange on it.

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 4:51 pm
by Dan
SMITHY90 wrote:yeah it is a as200 6speed manual do,ur man trded tell me it was 200bhp m just lucky i coped on b4 i bought it thanks for your help,i was swaping it for 02 passat sport 130 if anyone knows of someone looking for a good tdi as a part exchange against a tezza let me no...


i know someone selling a 2005 sti impreza for 16.5K would take diesel as a trade in though ?

Re: question for tezza heads

Posted: Fri Jan 15, 2010 5:48 pm
by SMITHY90
no want a tezza had the bros for a week mad ta get 1 now yip passat is a tdi sport....