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engine swap... #204597 Jun 22, 12:31pm Jun 22, 12:31pm
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engine swap...
Look I like the 1zz and 2zz engines, there cute. Anyway, I have a 2001 celica and I want to do A radical engine swap. I want a 3sgte from a Caldina in a 7th gen! FWD tranny and Turbo engine that came from the Caldina or the 6th gen celica. I want to be different, and I want to know if there is anyone who has done this.( Besides Rod Millen, thats AWD, not front) How hard could it be and is it even worth it. Maybe i will just by a MK4 supra TT... we'll see

Re: engine swap... [Re: 7syns002] #204598 Jun 22, 12:40pm Jun 22, 12:40pm
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people have done it...

one guy made 500 hp too thumbsup

Re: engine swap... [Re: spaztikid] #204599 Jun 22, 1:44pm Jun 22, 1:44pm
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the 3sgte swap has been done..

an the 2jz isnt going in there
its longer then the engine bay is


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Re: engine swap... [Re: Lark] #204600 Jun 22, 2:07pm Jun 22, 2:07pm
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it's still never been proven the swap can be driveable smile and for the money buy a better car thumbsup


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Re: engine swap... [Re: Lucky_317] #204601 Jun 22, 9:31pm Jun 22, 9:31pm
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i've heard quite a few times that is costs over 10 grand for labor and parts to swap the engine.


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Re: engine swap... [Re: RyCeCuBe] #204602 Jun 22, 9:35pm Jun 22, 9:35pm
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Originally Posted by RyCeCuBe
i've heard quite a few times that is costs over 10 grand for labor and parts to swap the engine.

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Re: engine swap... [Re: LostAngel] #204603 Jun 25, 4:35am Jun 25, 4:35am
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Maybe I will just do nitrous???????lol

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