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    This engine is a timing chain driven one isn't it?

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    Yeah so i've heard!

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    I belive it is too.

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    Definately a chain m8

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    Chain

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    Yep

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    While we are talking about 2.2 directs, my friend has a 54 Sri 2.2 Direct but its only a 5 speed box, i thought they were all 6 speed ?

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    Nope, mine is a pre-facelift 05 with a 5 speed box, I thought they only got 6 speed boxes on the facelift.

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    All the "Direct" 2.2's have chain driven camshafts

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    Quote Originally Posted by Doug-SRidirect View Post
    All the "Direct" 2.2's have chain driven camshafts
    Correct. And all the 'non-direct' ones did too.

    The 2.2 went 'direct', which was way before the facelift (2004 I think), at about the same time as the 1.9 CDTI's were added to the range. The 2.2 'direct' had a five-speed gearbox when it came out.

    The 6-speed box was introduced later, and I believe only on the facelift.

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