Previous Thread
Next Thread
New Reply
Print Thread
Rate Thread
3sgte engine question #110920 Feb 24, 9:10am Feb 24, 9:10am
Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 2
kentucky
2000 white Toyota Celica GT
chad OP
New Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT
chad OP
2000 white Toyota Celica GT
New Member
2000 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Dec 2003
Posts: 2
kentucky
3sgte engine question
ok, will a imported 3sgte engine fit in a 7th generation celicla, what else would need to be purchased to make this work, how much will it cost, and what kind of horsepower could one expect from this engine?


Re: 3sgte engine question [Re: chad] #110921 Feb 24, 9:14am Feb 24, 9:14am
Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Clos
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica
Clos
2000 Spectra Blue Toyota Celica
Specialist
2000 Toyota Celica

Joined: Oct 2003
Posts: 3,038
Alexandria, VA
damn man im not so sure about this but from wats been around you are lookin at about 18000 to spend on the swap you have to get a new suspension and a hole lot of other shit so save some money up before even starting thinking about it

Re: 3sgte engine question [Re: Clos] #110922 Feb 24, 9:32am Feb 24, 9:32am
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
Pennsylvania
L
LostAngel
Specialist
LostAngel
L
Specialist

Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 1,619
Pennsylvania
Originally Posted by Clos
damn man im not so sure about this but from wats been around you are lookin at about 18000 to spend on the swap you have to get a new suspension and a hole lot of other shit so save some money up before even starting thinking about it

Actually, I believe you can do it for around $10,000. The guy in Florida that was in HCI magazine is thinking about selling a kit.

Re: 3sgte engine question [Re: chad] #110923 Feb 24, 11:05am Feb 24, 11:05am
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
Sultan
Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT
Sultan
Speed Omen
2002 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 5,129
Philadelphia, PA
yes, 10K will do it

Re: 3sgte engine question [Re: chad] #110924 Mar 2, 7:21pm Mar 2, 7:21pm
Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 5
Vriginia, USA
2003 carbon blue Toyota Celica GT
veilsidecelicagt
New Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT
veilsidecelicagt
2003 carbon blue Toyota Celica GT
New Member
2003 Toyota Celica GT

Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 5
Vriginia, USA
man with 10k you can buy a car wit more hp then a 3sgte...some requires mod because 3sgte is turbo n powerful...but still dont waste ur money...just buy a diff car...

Re: 3sgte engine question [Re: veilsidecelicagt] #110925 Mar 3, 12:25am Mar 3, 12:25am
Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 17
PA
2004 Red Toyota Celica
poncho13
Member
2004 Toyota Celica
poncho13
2004 Red Toyota Celica
Member
2004 Toyota Celica

Joined: Feb 2004
Posts: 17
PA
for 10k you mine as well import an AE86 and go with a sleeper

Re: 3sgte engine question [Re: chad] #110926 Mar 3, 6:22am Mar 3, 6:22am
Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 115
UK
Celica_Tsport
Member
2003 Toyota Celica T-Sport
Celica_Tsport
Member
2003 Toyota Celica T-Sport

Joined: Jan 2004
Posts: 115
UK
Don't forget how old the 3SGTE engines are. Good luck finding one with less than 100K on the clock!

Personally I wouldn't bother. I'd just buy a GT4. 10K would buy you a near perfect example of the Carlos Seinz 6th Generation Celica.

Join the conversation - Register Now or Log In to add your comment


Moderated by  isaac 

Member Spotlight
Sultan
Sultan
2002 Toyota Celica GT
Philadelphia, PA

Posts: 5,129
Joined: January 2004
Thanks: Philly ballin' crew
Random: Each individual has an inborn talent, but only in a few is that degree of toughness, endurance, and energy born and trained that he really becomes a talent, becomes what he is - that is, that he disch
Show All Member Profiles 
Recent Topics
Help! New celica owner
by Papito07. 11/18/2017 8:25 PM
WTB: Celica Project
by Excel. 11/18/2017 9:15 AM
Low idle and slow take off
by Wmillerjr. 11/17/2017 9:34 AM
OEM Floor Mats
by Mac_TheBeard. 11/16/2017 11:06 PM
Smoking after cleaning injectors
by CelicaSW88. 11/15/2017 11:03 AM
What Tail light is this?
by Hanate. 11/14/2017 7:37 PM
2001 Celica VVTI 140 Wheel Studs
by minos316. 11/11/2017 4:06 PM
Is This Transmission Normal??
by Bilster. 11/03/2017 9:25 PM
Customize Your Toyota Celica Privacy Policy · About · Contact
Privacy Policy · About · Contact
CelicaHobby.com is an independent Toyota Celica enthusiast website. CelicaHobby.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. in any way. The Toyota and Celica names and logos are trademarks owned by Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc.
© CelicaHobby.com, 2001-2017
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1
(Snapshot build 20171111)