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Apr 5, 2:53pm - #145694 
gts swap help

anyone know about how much a gts engine/tranny swap would cost. also would i need a new exhaust set up? inform me


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Apr 5, 2:54pm - #145695 
this has been covered about 23483490823490823 times already. It's too cost intensive. Just sell your gt and buy a gts.


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Apr 5, 2:57pm - #145696 
i tryed a search i didnt get anything to help me


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Apr 5, 3:10pm - #145697 
Originally Posted by Pink_Panther
i tryed a search i didnt get anything to help me


That's because all the threads about this topic are the same. The answer is that it costs too much to do it, so just sell your gt and buy a gts. End of story.


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Apr 5, 4:00pm - #145698 
I have done the research...it really is not worth it. The price tag was about $9,000. Either keep what you have or just trade it in. By trading it in you will have less problems in the long run. Plus Toyota's powertrain warranty will be voided thumbsdown

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Apr 5, 4:06pm - #145699 
you could do it for about 3000 if you did it yourself...

depends on the price of the engine and tranny...

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Apr 5, 4:24pm - #145700 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
you could do it for about 3000 if you did it yourself...

depends on the price of the engine and tranny...

Right on with the price, and as others have said, just sell your GT and get a GTS.

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Apr 5, 7:14pm - #145701 
alright thanks, look in gen discussion. i posted about selling my car tell me if its a fair price. thumbsup


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Apr 5, 7:16pm - #145702 
this much...

" "
in between those.


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Apr 5, 7:16pm - #145703 
whats that mean?


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Apr 5, 7:19pm - #145704 
Originally Posted by Pink_Panther
whats that mean?


it didn't work...
anyway...


it's A LOT...not worth it.


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Apr 5, 7:20pm - #145705 
then what is worth it im asking for help, sir 11g's isnt alot. its got over 2k invested and its value is in the 9's

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Apr 5, 7:23pm - #145706 
you could just trade the car in for the GTS...and have the same things without the WORK of getting a swap...that can lead to problems, won't be perfect you know. just my opinion.


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Apr 5, 7:28pm - #145707 
i know, i went to the dealer today. that fucker said he'd give 9 for it because it was clean, but i cant do that because i owe 11,8 on it and the gts was 14,9 you know?. you ppl were right they didnt care about the stuff done to it. what was asking do you think my car would be worth selling for 11k with all the stuff i have done to it, look in gen discussion for my post. i get the point with the swap thumbsup grin thumbsup


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Apr 5, 7:33pm - #145708 
Originally Posted by Pink_Panther
i know, i went to the dealer today. that fucker said he'd give 9 for it because it was clean, but i cant do that because i owe 11,8 on it and the gts was 14,9 you know?. you ppl were right they didnt care about the stuff done to it. what was asking do you think my car would be worth selling for 11k with all the stuff i have done to it, look in gen discussion for my post. i get the point with the swap thumbsup grin thumbsup


mods on a car mean LESS money at a dealer.


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Apr 5, 7:34pm - #145709 
Originally Posted by DiabloGTS
Originally Posted by Pink_Panther
i know, i went to the dealer today. that fucker said he'd give 9 for it because it was clean, but i cant do that because i owe 11,8 on it and the gts was 14,9 you know?. you ppl were right they didnt care about the stuff done to it. what was asking do you think my car would be worth selling for 11k with all the stuff i have done to it, look in gen discussion for my post. i get the point with the swap thumbsup grin thumbsup


mods on a car mean LESS money at a dealer.


yep...you can only sell it privately for that much...

more shit on it = less value for dealer cause people aren't going to wanna buy a car with it on...it's not like there's always a kid looking for a car like that.


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Apr 5, 7:35pm - #145710 
yeaup


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Apr 5, 7:37pm - #145711 
anyone in ct interested?


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Apr 5, 7:38pm - #145712 
i have all stock parts besides Intake, and all 4 original wheels <hubs> and tires for winter except 1 is flat


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Apr 5, 11:01pm - #145713 
well i always dis wonder about a gts swap...but as the answer they gave... matches the aswer i thought..it would be cheaper to get a gts..


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Apr 6, 7:08am - #145714 
a Turbo would be cheaper and take less time to install

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