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engine swap #26320 Jul 9, 3:25pm Jul 9, 3:25pm
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If the money was right, and you had a skilled person working on your car. Is it possiable to swap out the motor with a Supra motor. I know you would have to get a custom drive shaft made and cut the fire wall back a lot of $$$$ but the question is would that even be possiable even after that????

Re: engine swap [Re: GroundZero_GTS] #26321 Jul 9, 3:27pm Jul 9, 3:27pm
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Everything is possible if you have the cash$$$$$. But my BIG question is: would it be reliable? I dough it!


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Re: engine swap [Re: GroundZero_GTS] #26322 Jul 9, 3:28pm Jul 9, 3:28pm
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It would require ALOT of money and a lot of custom work. Two problems that I can see right off the bat is the small engine bay which needs to be enlarged and the chassis needs to be strengthened for RWD & big HP, TQ.


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Forget the supra motor, throw the 3S-GTE motor in there. It's the 4 cylinder turbo motor Toyota use to use in their JGTC cars...

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what would be wrong whith that. I mean make it unreliable

Re: engine swap [Re: GroundZero_GTS] #26325 Jul 9, 3:30pm Jul 9, 3:30pm
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I don't understand your question.

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what would that motor run $$ wise. and would I get close to the same horse power

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Did you ask me?


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Re: engine swap [Re: Steven] #26328 Jul 9, 3:33pm Jul 9, 3:33pm
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what would it cost around about. and would the HP be close to the supra or no

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CelicaZ I asked you what would make it so unreliable

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...now...i dont think that will work...even if it does...wont last i think...
if you have the $$$...why dont you just get supra? or...other cars...? my thoughts...
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