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Old 02-11-14, 11:11 AM   #46
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nice thread so far.id like to hear motor and tranny plans....
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Old 07-16-14, 06:16 PM   #47
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So, I had some things to take care of and now i can actually start the build after almost a year. Looks like i may make it to a couple of meets this year.

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Old 07-16-14, 06:29 PM   #48
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Hell yeah! I have been wrapped up in my build and reading aristo/2jz stuff all week, I will definitely be following your updates! What do you have in store?
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So I did a little shopping. Intercooler (Thanks to Joewitafro for the help), Intercooler piping, Intake and Big 3 upgrade Kit. Gonna take some piks as soon as it arrives this week.

Next up is the radiator, then motor and trans. Stay tuned.
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Old 08-01-14, 12:47 PM   #50
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So, First...my Big 3 upgrade kit came in the mail. 1/0 AWG for audio systems up to 250 Amps. Going to run either a 230 from driftmotion or a 250 from another spot. Whatever has the best deal.
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Then this baby came in.
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And finally, i came home and saw this sitting in front of my door.


Cant wait to mount everything up. Just need a good radiator. Any suggestions?
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Old 08-01-14, 04:04 PM   #53
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I'm running my wiring shortly. If the rain holds off

I'm loving this thread, this is awesome.
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ReeM the radiator situation is not the best. We need a JZS147 or JZS161 radiator. Sadly its very hard and expensive to get these.

What the consensus seems to be is a 93-96 Toyota Supra TT aluminum radiator (correct top spout location), and having custom mounts made for the bottom. the bottom studs are 5/8" diameter and about 1" long. Just gotta take the measurements from your stock radiator and have a welder fab it up.
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Nice looking build so far!! Any new updates?
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Old 12-20-14, 11:50 PM   #56
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I recognize that intercooler and piping kit! Hardly needs any work to get it to fit well, right under the core support.
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Old 05-05-15, 11:21 PM   #57
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How's this thing coming together? I'm back in the 147 game but I really don't feel like writing up a build thread lol. By rough break up I meant that I junked the black car for 300 bucks, and then I came across it at the junkyard and nearly cried hahaha
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