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    I have bought myself an Sri Turbo Vectra C. It's a 2004 model in black. Do I need to know much about this car ie have they got any issues? What kind of Turbo do they have fitted. I am coming from owning an Astra Gsi Turbo. I know it won't be as quick as my Astra, but I can help it a little lol. How much am I looking into getting a stage 1? Will I need to upgrade any parts to help out on the power side of things? My plans so far will be getting a new cat back exhaust system fitted, Irmscher grill, 18 inch Vxr snoflakes. Cheers for any info

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    probably the best engine and bullet proof.............and can be very quick with a little money spent.

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    I like the sound of that

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    the only potential promlem I have heard of is the V tensioners "rattle". Stage 1 around £500-ish ? but there are other options than BSR. as mentioned above, prety much bullet-proof! enjoy the car

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    I will thanks

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    Great choice of engine mate

    £550 odd for 220Bhp with BSR and plenty more tunable too

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    Sounds great. I pick up my new car on Saturday, I can't wait . Cheers

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    The engine in the 2.0T is a Z20NET, and unlike the Z20LEH in the Astra GSI, is not a VX engine, but the result of a VX/Saab collaboration and is more robust. With a Stage 1 remap is more than a match for a standard Astra GSi.

    You are in for a treat.

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    nice one m8, pics once you got it

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    Bought mine just over a week ago, really pleased with it so far. Its an 05 plate with low miles, still smells new

    onething i do need to sort is the tensioner, which will get done next payday:s

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