Convert a Jag X-type from gas to Diesel - Diesel Truck Forum -
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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-08-2007, 04:58 PM Thread Starter
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Convert a Jag X-type from gas to Diesel

Jag sells a diesel x-type model in europe that gets 61 MPG. That engine is not available in US. Anybody in America working on an engine swap?
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There are so many car, van and truck models in europe (even Cadillac) that sell diesels in all their models, but not in NA. :shrug: Stupid thing is that you can't import a new one either, only the 15 year old crap.
Everything is possible, you just need propper parts from europe. That will outweight the benefit of driving a diesel over here for sure, cause gas is still cheaper than europe has it and the conversion prolly cost a lot of $$$. You are better off selling the Jag and get a Mercedes E320 diesel if you want a diesel bad.
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