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May 17, 8:30pm - #179869 
Engine Bay Complete - All Mods Installed... (56K nightmare)

Finally completed installing all my engine bay mods. Here's a list:

- TRD Oil Filler Cap
- AEM gen2 Cold Air Intake
- AEM Tru-Power Pulley
- Hotshot Header
- Hypermotive Front Strut Bar
- Hypermotive Battery Tie-Down
- Optima Yellow Top Battery
- IPT Carbon Fiber Engine Covers
- HoseTechniques SVH (SuperBlue)
- Grounding Kit


these are the few things still left to do...

- paint Intake manifold (silver)
- paint Optima Battery top (SuperBlue)
- Stafford Fuel Rail


6 Pics Follow - Please be patient and avoid posting until they're all up...

(check out the before and after) - wink

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May 17, 8:39pm - #179870 
1 - (before) - puke

1869995155-Resize of old engine bay.JPG
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May 17, 8:41pm - #179871 
2 - (after) - thumbsup

1869995159-Resize of new engine bay.JPG
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May 17, 8:41pm - #179872 
3 -

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May 17, 8:42pm - #179873 
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May 17, 8:44pm - #179874 
4 -

1869995174-Resize of passenger 2.JPG
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May 17, 8:44pm - #179875 
5 -

1869995177-Resize of driver 1.JPG
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May 17, 8:45pm - #179876 
6 -

1869995178-Resize of driver 2.JPG
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May 17, 8:46pm - #179877 
geeeezzummmmm that looks so sick!!!!!!!!

thumbsup thumbsup

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May 17, 8:46pm - #179878 
Originally Posted by VSGTS14
must...post...

BIG difference!

and that blue...is amazing...NICE thumbsup


thanks bro - you know you're killing me though...

delete that post so people can see all the pics together - wave

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May 17, 8:47pm - #179879 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
geeeezzummmmm that looks so sick!!!!!!!!

thumbsup thumbsup


yeah, pretty big difference there... happywink

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May 17, 8:52pm - #179880 
all i can say is...


amazing... thumbsup eek


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May 17, 8:53pm - #179881 
holy shit... that looks amazing eek eek eek thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

mad props

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May 17, 8:59pm - #179882 
^^^
thanks bro - took me awhile but I'm finally getting around to installing everything...

- next up in a few weeks will be my new exterior. interior mods will follow soon after - wink

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May 17, 9:02pm - #179883 
All I can say is...



WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Looks awesome man!! thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup


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May 17, 9:04pm - #179884 
very nice thumbsup thumbsup


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May 17, 9:28pm - #179885 
W...O...W! goodjob BEAUTIFUL JOB MAN!!

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May 17, 9:34pm - #179886 
thats like the best before and after pix i have ever seend
mad propz thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup thumbsup

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May 17, 9:37pm - #179887 
^^^
thanks man - it's probably because I waited to install everything all at once... grin

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May 17, 9:40pm - #179888 
that looks AUSOME thumbsup


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May 17, 9:45pm - #179889 
Wow that looks awesome. You should get different connectors for you battery posts.

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May 17, 9:47pm - #179890 
^^^
any advice on which are the best quality? I've been thinking of changing them for a few weeks...

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May 17, 9:48pm - #179891 
supreme~ thumbsup thumbsup


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May 17, 10:05pm - #179892 
VERY NICE!! BRAVO!

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May 17, 10:16pm - #179893 
that is just...WOW, amazing. Makes me want to get the IPT covers even more...now i just need the money. GREAT JOB thumbsup

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May 17, 10:37pm - #179894 
That looks amazing!! love the blue hoses!! thumbsup

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May 17, 10:38pm - #179895 
Looks awesome. Great job man.

How much did the covers cost you?

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May 17, 10:44pm - #179896 
about time you put all of that stuff on happywink

it's so freaking clean you can eat right off it grin

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May 18, 12:00am - #179897 
I like your strut bar where did you get it? I got a tanabe and it looks like crap. . .

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May 18, 12:01am - #179898 
finally i see the hypermotive bar in place thumbsup it just looks so clean and wonderful.. gimme


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May 18, 12:05am - #179899 
Originally Posted by Markus
Looks awesome. Great job man.

How much did the covers cost you?


I think they were $720...

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May 18, 12:07am - #179900 
Originally Posted by v3n0m
about time you put all of that stuff on happywink

it's so freaking clean you can eat right off it grin


yeah, I detailed the entire engine bay before installing anything... CD-2 works wonders

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May 18, 12:08am - #179901 
Originally Posted by marky26
I like your strut bar where did you get it? I got a tanabe and it looks like crap. . .


GB from nc a long time ago... I actually got the front, rear and tie-down all together

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May 18, 12:10am - #179902 
Originally Posted by Erick
finally i see the hypermotive bar in place thumbsup it just looks so clean and wonderful.. gimme


I know, I've been promising you that pic for some time - wave

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May 18, 12:46am - #179903 
awesome eek

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May 18, 12:59am - #179904 
OMG The Best Looking Engine I've Seen!!!! I Love The Carbon Fiber!!! Congrats!!! Represent the CArbon blue Celi's thumbsup

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May 18, 1:02am - #179905 
how much did you get that strut bar for?

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May 18, 1:06am - #179906 
Very nice and clean thumbsup

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May 18, 2:56am - #179907 
niceee... ur engine bay is now officially PIMPED grin

how much were the CarbonFiber Covers?


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May 18, 4:44am - #179908 
this should explain it for me, !!!!!!!!!

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May 18, 6:40am - #179909 
Very nice ! thumbsup


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May 18, 7:02am - #179910 
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May 18, 7:18am - #179911 
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May 18, 8:03am - #179912 
thats awesome bro makes me wanna get my carbon fiber covers too.
very clean thumbsup

btw what size hoses did you use is it hard to replace the hoses?

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May 18, 8:07am - #179913 
Jesus tap dancin christ thats sick! thumbsup

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May 18, 8:39am - #179914 
Originally Posted by tru_Asiatik_Pride
thats awesome bro makes me wanna get my carbon fiber covers too.
very clean thumbsup

btw what size hoses did you use is it hard to replace the hoses?


the hoses were not that hard to replace. I got the set made for the celica from HoseTechniques - their directions are pretty straightforward although I made some slight modifications...


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May 18, 8:56am - #179915 
clean and pimp..i give it 20 thumbs up
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May 18, 9:50am - #179916 
thumbsup


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May 18, 10:10am - #179917 
This has got to be the one of the nicest engine bays. thumbsup


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May 18, 10:16am - #179918 
thanks tony - thumbsup

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