Is the Nissan SR20 reliable?

Is the Nissan SR20 reliable?

Anyways, SR20’s are just as reliable as the KA. I use to commute about 30 miles one way daily with my first SR. Six years later and in the hands of my nephew now it’s still running strong. He dd’s it at 14 psi.

How much HP does a SR20DET?


Engine Code: SR20DET
Displacement: 1,998cc
Bore & Stroke: 86mm x 86mm
Peak Horsepower: 206.8 whp @ 6,400 RPM

What car did the SR20VE come in?

It is found in the Nissan Primera, Nissan Bluebird, and the Nissan Wingroad. The second variant of the SR20VE is found only in the 2001 and later P12 Nissan Primera. This version of the SR20VE makes 204 hp (152 kW), and 152 lb⋅ft (206 N⋅m) torque. This engine is commonly known as the SR20VE ’20V’.

Can SR20DET be reliable?

From what i have seen the SR20DET is very reliable specially if you just swap it and run stock boost levels and don’t go boost crazy.. Once you start to thinker with them i think it is a different story..

How much power can a stock SR20DET make?

ok so 15-17 psi on a sc34 or garrett t3/t4 60 trim 550cc on 93 oct gas is around the limit on a stock sr20det.

What is the difference between SR20DE and sr20ve?

The only difference in the Nissan system is that the intake and exhaust cams are triggered independently for a flatter, more consistent power band. When paired with the VTC on the intake camshaft, the low port head offered improved response while delivering greater peak power compared to the previous SR20 engines.

What did the SR20DET come in?

The SR20DET is part of the SR family of engines from Nissan. It is a popular inline four-cylinder engine fitted into a variety of cars, generally the Nissan Silvia and 180SX. It also came in the Pulsar GTI-R, Nissan NX Coupe and the Nissan Bluebird.

How much horsepower can a stock SR20 handle?

When built properly, the SR20 can reliably support more than 700 hp at the wheels. For those seeking a reliable, cost-effective engine swap that is practically a drop in for the S13 and S14 240SX, look no further.