Starfire

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Page created by T June 13th 2007:

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1.9 Litre Starfire Engine. Click to Enlargen. Photo by  Dusty Dirt Roads.

Starfire Engine:

Employment:

These were fitted to UC Torana's, VC, VH Commodores and some locally assembled Toyota Coronas.

Engine Specs:

4 Cylinders
Bore 3.500"
Stroke 3.00" 1900cc's

Bolt Pattern:

These engines have the same Bellhousing Bolt Pattern as all grey, red, blue or black Holden 6 Cylinder Engines.

Terms Of Endearment:

Starfighter, Startafire, Starfrier, Starfriar, Backfire, Bonfire, Firestarter, Farsighter, Forestfire.  These were described as a 173 (2850) 6 with 2 cylinders cut off it.  

Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Kyle.
Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Kyle.

 

Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.
Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Kyle.

 

 
Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Kyle.

   

 
Starfire Engine in an UC Torana. Click to enlargen. Photo by Dusty Dirt Roads.
Starfire Engine in an UC Torana. Click to enlargen. Photo by Dusty Dirt Roads.

   

  
Starfire Engine in an UC Torana. Click to enlargen. Photo by Dusty Dirt Roads.

 

Starfire Engine in an UC Torana. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.
Starfire Engine in an UC Torana. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.
 
Starfire Engine in an UC Torana. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.

   

Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.
 
Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.

 

 
Starfire Engine. Click to enlargen. Photo by Mick88.

   

 
Starfire Engine. Note No1 Piston with special aeration cavity.  Congestion in the coolant jackets may have contributed to the piston's failure by not allowing the heat to dissipate. Click to enlargen. Photo by Kyle.

   

   

 

 

Links:

Starfire Link

Terms:

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