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    Default I 'think' I've bought a 150!

    Phoned up my insurance company to give them the details of the Vectra I collect tomorrow, their info said it was a 120.

    Hmmm, the one I have bought is advertised as a 150. Anyway, it definitely has a swirl bar (which is off) and the oil filler cap is on the right. So with the above on a 54-plate Vectra have I definitely bought a 150??!!

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    If oil cap is on right as said its deffo a 150

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    Quote Originally Posted by DAVIDD88 View Post
    If oil cap is on right as said its deffo a 150
    Cheers fella, thats what I wanted to hear!

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    Swirl bar, and oil cap on right. Deffo a 150

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    Engine change and hasn't told insurance of the new engine

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    I think your insurance company are correct - if the swirl bar is off, it's got about the same power as a 120..... lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by marc vectra sri View Post
    Engine change and hasn't told insurance of the new engine
    Doubt it, the old fella has had it since new! V5 gives the higher CO2 reading out the two engines as well

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    It will be a 150 just insurance **** up

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rebellion View Post
    I think your insurance company are correct - if the swirl bar is off, it's got about the same power as a 120..... lol
    Lol however once I've stuck a new inlet manifold on she'll be back up to speed

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    Quote Originally Posted by golfpro View Post
    Lol however once I've stuck a new inlet manifold on she'll be back up to speed
    Or keep the old manifold and simply glue open swirl valves 1,2 & 4 in their open positions and seal as best you can to minimise turbo boost leak. A few have done it on here, I for one and it goes like stink.

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