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TriggerScooterCarChris

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TGB motor swap questions
« on: April 16, 2014, 07:41:35 PM »
I recently got a trigger scooter car. The motor is a TGB GE5 50cc. The motor gave up just after purchasing it and there is little information on these vehicles. I am looking to replace the motor with a larger one. I an wondering if anyone knows what motors would swap in in place of the GE5? Has anyone done a Gy6 motor swap on their 50cc TGB bikes? If so did it bolt up easily or was there a lot of modifications to be made? I believe this motor is a long block, but if anyone has information on that as well any and all information is appreciated.

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« Last Edit: April 16, 2014, 08:41:47 PM by TriggerScooterCarChris »

laforzaland

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Re: TGB motor swap questions
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2015, 05:53:18 PM »
Did you find a replacement engine for your Trigger scooter car? I also have the same vehicle and am looking to swap out an old engine for a new one. Not too easy to fins a TGB GE5 engine.

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Re: TGB motor swap questions
« Reply #2 on: April 28, 2015, 07:58:04 AM »
i see  TGB  50cc scooters all the time  on craigslist for under
700$   about the same as a new motor   it is possible that i can
find  a new TGB motor  at  the  TGB importer,,,
i own a scooter shop  with rentals ,sales& racing parts.
i also appraise scooters for KBB.

2003 Vino classic stage 0.75
de-reged stock variator w/8g sliding weights.
1.5k rpm  springs
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