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Old 11-21-12, 03:39 PM   #1
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after weeks and weeks looking for a sc300, i finally found one that was 300+ miles away from me. me and couple of buddys went down to so cal to check it out and finally made the purchased.

here are the picture the day i picked it up




some parts i got for it

bw s372


xs power turbo manifold


tial 44mm wastegate

the plan is gonna be a simple and budget na-t, stock motor with a tt headgasket and arp headstuds, with a 272 cams, ill be running e85 w/ dual denso pumps -8 feeding 1000cc injectors -6 back to the tank. ill also be running a th400 to support the power goal



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Old 11-21-12, 03:48 PM   #2
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Nice all business! What slick setup are you running?

Why lower compression when running e85?
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Old 11-21-12, 04:50 PM   #3
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Nice all business! What slick setup are you running?

Why lower compression when running e85?
thanks, the slicks are m/t 28x10.5x15 rear and m&h 185/55r17 fronts

im really new to these engines as i came out of the honda scene, until how lbs on the stock hg is consider pushing it??

id figure jus switching to the tt hg jus to be on the safer side, but if the stock hg can take 30-38 lbs with no problem then i can jus use what i got
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Old 11-21-12, 04:59 PM   #4
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Nice pick up!
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Old 11-21-12, 05:08 PM   #5
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some of the past cars that i built

2008-2009




personal best 12.4

2010




personal best 11.4

2012



enjoy, theres no personal best since it was jus a street car
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Old 11-21-12, 05:10 PM   #6
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Nice!

Stock headgasket will be fine wirh the proper fuel e85 or race gas.

You will run out of fuel around 26/27 psi with the 1000cc.

Do u plan on running a ffim? Because that exhaust manifold with the Turbo you are running will not clear the stock ge throttle body.

The turbo compressor housing will not clear the #1runner on that exhaust manifold it will need some modification.
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Old 11-21-12, 05:21 PM   #7
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Nice!

Stock headgasket will be fine wirh the proper fuel e85 or race gas.

You will run out of fuel around 26/27 psi with the 1000cc.

Do u plan on running a ffim? Because that exhaust manifold with the Turbo you are running will not clear the stock ge throttle body.

The turbo compressor housing will not clear the #1runner on that exhaust manifold it will need some modification.
thanks for the info on the injectors, i could learn alot from u guys. and yes im gonna run a xspower ffim as for the turbo manifold i am gonna add a flange to clear #1 runner and try to clock it a lil to see if i can clear the dizzy as well
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Nice pick up!
thanks not bad for 3300, plus it already has black interior =)
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What cams are you gonna run?

We dont have alot of camshaft options with the distributor in place.

There is a company that csn regrind your stock cams up to 280 , I can give you the info if you are interested.
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What cams are you gonna run?

We dont have alot of camshaft options with the distributor in place.

There is a company that csn regrind your stock cams up to 280 , I can give you the info if you are interested.
My buddy Ryan (rywire) knows sheepy who works at web cams I know they can regrind the stock cams.. I have not yet talk to them about it since I don't think my build will be done early to mid next year..but those were my plans.. Care to pm me the info anyways
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That's a nice pickup, specially for that price. Looking forward to your build. What ecu are you planning to run?
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That's a nice pickup, specially for that price. Looking forward to your build. What ecu are you planning to run?
Ill be running aem ems
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nice start man. SC looks good. Nice to see a guy go from racing hondas to racing a lexus!
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Sounds like you have a lot of experience. This should be a monster. I really liked your youtube videos. Those are some quick hondas!
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Old 01-26-13, 07:34 PM   #15
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been busy, i didnt have time to do anything to my car, it was jus sitting outside of my house collecting dust. recently i started making progress towed it over to a friend house for him to modify the turbo manifold so the s372 turbo will clear #1 runner and dizzy



also my xspower ffim came in this week aswell

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