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chad
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Feb 24, 10:10am - #110920 
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?


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Feb 24, 10:14am - #110921 
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

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Feb 24, 10:32am - #110922 
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.

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Feb 24, 12:05pm - #110923 
yes, 10K will do it

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veilsidecelicagt
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Mar 2, 8:21pm - #110924 
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...

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Mar 3, 1:25am - #110925 
for 10k you mine as well import an AE86 and go with a sleeper

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Mar 3, 7:22am - #110926 
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.

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