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Dec 15, 9:10pm - #352464 
engine swap problem

I swapped an auto gts motor into my manul gt car. I turned the motor into a manual by adding a gts flywheel. I used the auto wiring harness with a manual gts ecu. Problem is, the car will not start. There is no clicking noise from the starter. Is it because of the auto wiring harness, or does it has something to do with the clutch safety switch? I tried using a different starter from a friend, but it didn't work. Can anyone help?

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Dec 15, 9:16pm - #352465 
i think the wiring is off. there is an extra few wires you need to connect. i know there is another wire you have to ground, did you connect the clutch switch?


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Dec 15, 9:31pm - #352466 
where is that located?

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Dec 15, 10:10pm - #352467 
not really sure, i haven't done the swap yet. But some other people have done it on the "other" site and found that some wiring has to change. i'll try to find the thread and pm it to you.


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Dec 15, 10:51pm - #352468 
thanks alot

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Dec 16, 12:29pm - #352469 
okay appearently your supposted to ground this wire. ( pic is not mine its belongs to AutoCelica from the other site. when he did the coversion.

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Dec 16, 12:31pm - #352470 
another pic, I don't really know what pulg that is. but i guess it goes to one of the sensors on the transmission

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Dec 18, 10:27am - #352471 
thanks alot, my car tries to start now, but it wont start. Do you know if I have to reset the ignition timing?

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Dec 18, 5:21pm - #352472 
no i don't sorry. try it and see what happens.


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