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Jason Alexander
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Sep 9, 7:29am - #43561 
Upgrades

I am pumped my car goes in the garage for an overhaul on the engine. I am doing JE low compression pistons, Crower rods, sleeving the block, performance clutch and fly wheel, upgrading the fuel lines, upgraded fuel pump, fuel rail, new cams, valves and valve springs and getting my t3-t4 hybrid turbo installed. Ill get tons of pics and post on the progress Hopefully this should be a monster when it gets done. For the $$$ ive dropped on it, it better be lol


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Sep 9, 7:31am - #43562 
Good lord how long did it take you to save that much money eek

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Jason Alexander
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Sep 9, 7:42am - #43563 
i am getting it done for under 4g's thought that was pretty good price. been saving a year now


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Sep 9, 7:50am - #43564 
parts and installation for under $4k? Not bad at all...

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Sep 9, 7:52am - #43565 
And what hp ur tryin to get outta this, and what kinda turbo ur gonna use?

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Jason Alexander
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Sep 9, 8:01am - #43566 
turbo is from turbo-performance.com. EIPtuning.com has built the same setup with a 2000 celica and its dynoed at 322hp at the wheels. if i can get 300 out of it i will be a happy camper. only thing i am not doing is the stand alone fuel system. SAFC is good as it gets for me. i am not spending another 1200 for a laptop.


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Sep 9, 8:02am - #43567 
322 to the wheels??? damn...i'd have to see that

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Sep 9, 8:09am - #43568 
Yeah, if you get <=300hp for >4K$ you're the man and we should all take a lesson from you.


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Sep 9, 8:58am - #43569 
What kind of engine management are you going to use?

Originally Posted by Jason Alexander
I am pumped my car goes in the garage for an overhaul on the engine. I am doing JE low compression pistons, Crower rods, sleeving the block, performance clutch and fly wheel, upgrading the fuel lines, upgraded fuel pump, fuel rail, new cams, valves and valve springs and getting my t3-t4 hybrid turbo installed. Ill get tons of pics and post on the progress Hopefully this should be a monster when it gets done. For the $$$ ive dropped on it, it better be lol

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Sep 9, 9:13am - #43570 
You may want to do something better than the SAFC. Either the Power FC from Apexi or the Emanage from Greddy. You may also want to do something about traction...LSD.

What cams are you getting?

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Sep 9, 9:26am - #43571 
looking for cams now, they will not be put on till all the bottom end stuff is done, anyone have any suggetions on cams


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Sep 9, 9:29am - #43572 
Originally Posted by Jason Alexander
looking for cams now, they will not be put on till all the bottom end stuff is done, anyone have any suggetions on cams


The reason I asked, is because there is no aftermarket cams for us...that we know of.

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Sep 9, 9:30am - #43573 
Power FC from Apexi is a nice unit, wonder how much that is, that will do away with my boost controller and safc


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Sep 9, 9:30am - #43574 
I heard the a'pex-i power fc doesn't work for the GT yet.

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Sep 9, 9:32am - #43575 
Originally Posted by Steven
I heard the a'pex-i power fc doesn't work for the GT yet.


Why wouldn't it?

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Sep 9, 9:32am - #43576 
not sure, i just heard on nc.org that it doesn't work. besides, i haven't seen any GTs with the power fc, only GTS'.

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Sep 9, 9:33am - #43577 
What kind of valves and valve springs are you going to use? I really don't think you know what you're talking about Jason.

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Sep 9, 9:34am - #43578 
Originally Posted by Steven
not sure, i just heard on nc.org that it doesn't work. besides, i haven't seen any GTs with the power fc, only GTS'.


I haven't heard of anyone with the FC. I don't think the FC is worth it for the GT, unless you have many mods that need tuning. GT doesn't have lift, and our rev limiter is fine in my opinion. So maybe that is why, or maybe you are right and it doesn't work. I dunno confused

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Sep 9, 9:36am - #43579 
What compression are you using and how much psi will you be boosting?

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Sep 9, 11:39am - #43580 
Well Steven, moderator or no moderator you can kiss my white ass, You as a moderator should never tell anyone that they dont know what their talking about. No i am not building the car myself. I am having a speedshop do it. So no I dont have to know the brand name of valve or valve springs to have the car built. But if its importaint to you Ill let you know. I am not a mechanic so sorry if I dont appear to know what i am talking about. I just dropped 4k and said "build it" But I guess we could open up a new topic about what color leds i should get for my windshield washers or what air freshener smells better since this topic seems to be over my head


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Sep 9, 11:43am - #43581 
Originally Posted by Jason Alexander
Well Steven, moderator or no moderator you can kiss my white ass, You as a moderator should never tell anyone that they dont know what their talking about. No i am not building the car myself. I am having a speedshop do it. So no I dont have to know the brand name of valve or valve springs to have the car built. But if its importaint to you Ill let you know. I am not a mechanic so sorry if I dont appear to know what i am talking about. I just dropped 4k and said "build it" But I guess we could open up a new topic about what color leds i should get for my windshield washers.

calm~~ and do not get any LEDs for ur windshield washers... tongue


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Sep 9, 12:23pm - #43582 
Originally Posted by Grand-Touring-Dan
Originally Posted by Jason Alexander
looking for cams now, they will not be put on till all the bottom end stuff is done, anyone have any suggetions on cams


The reason I asked, is because there is no aftermarket cams for us...that we know of.
not in the U.S.A. there isn't but in the U.K. there is well least for the gts!!!!

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Sep 9, 12:27pm - #43583 
Originally Posted by Elec-FuYu
Originally Posted by Jason Alexander
Well Steven, moderator or no moderator you can kiss my white ass, You as a moderator should never tell anyone that they dont know what their talking about. No i am not building the car myself. I am having a speedshop do it. So no I dont have to know the brand name of valve or valve springs to have the car built. But if its importaint to you Ill let you know. I am not a mechanic so sorry if I dont appear to know what i am talking about. I just dropped 4k and said "build it" But I guess we could open up a new topic about what color leds i should get for my windshield washers.

calm~~ and do not get any LEDs for ur windshield washers... tongue
agreed don't get the led's for the windsheld washer rofl but i hear ya barkin big dog if i droppd 4k for engine work i too would be like i don't know what certain parts either if ur not always around things like that you don't always remember names like my clutch i had put in when i put a new motor in i can't remember the brand somethings just don't stick in to my head post pics bro when you get her back!!! can't wait!

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Sep 9, 12:49pm - #43584 
If you have the goods, post pics. Anyone can say anything on the boards which makes credibility hard to come by without valid proof.

Thank you Thread closed.

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Sep 9, 2:10pm - #43585 
your story is BULL-SHIT... spineyes

just a few days ago, you were asking for help finding parts and now you are telling everyone that you're car is getting everything installed...

"my car goes in the garage for an overhaul on the engine. I am doing JE low compression pistons, Crower rods, sleeving the block, performance clutch and fly wheel, upgrading the fuel lines, upgraded fuel pump, fuel rail, new cams, valves and valve springs and getting my t3-t4 hybrid turbo installed."

https://www.celicahobby.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Number=159038

TOPIC CLOSED and you get a big thumbsdown for talking shit to our staff
show some respect.


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