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Forum: Performance & Maintenance Today, 09:25 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,032
Posted By Ali SC3
I would start with a stock manifold, a sawzall,...

I would start with a stock manifold, a sawzall, and then look up the number of a good aluminum welder.
the dimensions of the base plate of the supercharger may help also.
also you have to make sure...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Today, 08:40 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 45
Posted By Ali SC3
Welcome to CL, I have only seen a custom intake...

Welcome to CL, I have only seen a custom intake on a 1uz for a supercharger. for n/a I have not seen a custom one. porting would probably help some, I did not know the intake was the restrictive...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,774
Posted By Ali SC3
after all you have gone through I would swap it...

after all you have gone through I would swap it out. a 93.5tt maf is like the oldest possible one you could get and a 98 is quite a bit newer and likely less mileage. maf's are touchy, especially...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 01:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 167
Posted By Ali SC3
actually they do say this about oils its because...

actually they do say this about oils its because certain ones sometimes have this rubber/seal conditioner stuff in it and then when you use another kind it can cause some issues with oil seals or...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 01:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 246
Posted By Ali SC3
well you could always try the ol just put back in...

well you could always try the ol just put back in whatever came out of the old one. if it makes noise then take it to a shop. 350 sounds reasonable, 800 sounds like you could have bought one with...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 01:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By Ali SC3
inspect ecu if not ecu then get in there and see...

inspect ecu if not ecu then get in there and see how the sensor wires are. the fact that both went at the same time is a little weird. I wouldn't rule out the ecu without an inspection even if it...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance Yesterday, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By Ali SC3
Thanks Ashtray, yes most things on the online...

Thanks Ashtray, yes most things on the online kits are ok, except for the turbo itself and usually the oil lines are suspect. not saying the turbo in the kit wont work (I am using mine still), but...
Forum: SC 400/300 Yesterday, 12:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 544
Posted By Ali SC3
the worst is when you get used to it always being...

the worst is when you get used to it always being auto its hard to remember to turn on your lights on a car that doesn't have it.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-28-14, 01:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 150
Posted By Ali SC3
usually its just codes for the heaters missing on...

usually its just codes for the heaters missing on the o2 sensors and other minor differences none that would cause it to idle like that. what was it doing before the ecu was changed?
that is...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-28-14, 11:12 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,774
Posted By Ali SC3
I find it hard to believe that they can't make it...

I find it hard to believe that they can't make it run right, its probably more that they don't care to because they rather sell you the standalone.

did you try the other maf yet? it just takes a...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-28-14, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 150
Posted By Ali SC3
sounds like you are in new territory I would...

sounds like you are in new territory I would start with the ecu but that high of an idle might say you have another problem also on your hands.
Forum: SC 400/300 10-28-14, 11:05 AM
Replies: 2,185
Views: 187,122
Posted By Ali SC3
HID's or regular? maybe you blew the fuse or...

HID's or regular? maybe you blew the fuse or something? worth a check. I don't think it has anything to do with the ecu but I could be wrong I guess.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-27-14, 12:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Ali SC3
never seen anything like that before. rotor must...

never seen anything like that before. rotor must have seen a lot better days, like a while ago.
should be a good build. I would have left the abs but I have had a few cars without it as well that...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-27-14, 12:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 150
Posted By Ali SC3
Simply yes, that is your problem those sc400...

Simply yes, that is your problem those sc400 ecu's are not compatible. its not like a sc300 at all.
sc400 received quite a few changes in 1995 including becoming an inteference engine and an...
Forum: Build Threads 10-27-14, 08:32 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 48,535
Posted By Ali SC3
Thanks for the info I was looking at those 600's...

Thanks for the info I was looking at those 600's they have for sale. might have to go for it and get myself a little more headroom. either those or the 550's sound pretty good as well.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-27-14, 08:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Ali SC3
you can also just reuse the washers that come out...

you can also just reuse the washers that come out of your engine. the stock bolts arguably stretch, but the washers are good to go again.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-26-14, 06:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 460
Posted By Ali SC3
I think the studs are the upgraded part. the...

I think the studs are the upgraded part. the washers I guess it not working due to size. I think mine has all the the ARP washers except for 1 that was lost so factor one was reused on that one.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-26-14, 06:19 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 602
Posted By Ali SC3
I would think the vvti oil pump has the hole...

I would think the vvti oil pump has the hole there for it whether its a manual or automatic if the part numbers are the same. it must be the difference in the tensioner on the manual versions, not...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-26-14, 04:37 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 25,435
Posted By Ali SC3
Others said they have got it working, but maybe...

Others said they have got it working, but maybe thre is something funny on the diagram because I used those 2 and it didn't work for me.
Forum: SC 400/300 10-26-14, 04:31 PM
Replies: 2,185
Views: 187,122
Posted By Ali SC3
maybe something just to get it to start but you...

maybe something just to get it to start but you have probably done that already. yeah the rest of the stuff is the same it should trip much fewer codes that way going with the manual. nice job I...
Forum: SC 400/300 10-23-14, 01:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 381
Posted By Ali SC3
Some people put them on the landcruiser's. you...

Some people put them on the landcruiser's. you can link stuff just not certain things, like stuff you are selling. stuff you want to buy or discuss you can link but posting a picture helps I should...
Forum: Build Threads 10-22-14, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 136
Posted By Ali SC3
Not sure about the driveshaft, will have to go...

Not sure about the driveshaft, will have to go under there and take a look and see if anything looks out of place or loose. the bushings could be worn or lots of other things on a swapped car, so...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-22-14, 02:21 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 1,774
Posted By Ali SC3
what maf are you using now? as long as its a tt...

what maf are you using now? as long as its a tt maf you are ok. you can try the 98 one it may be newer/cleaner.
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 10-22-14, 01:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 250
Posted By Ali SC3
what do you mean by bare metal then? if its the...

what do you mean by bare metal then? if its the black color metal gasket with a raised ring around the center hole, thats the kind you want. it will seal without any rtv no problem as long as its...
Forum: SC 400/300 10-22-14, 12:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 544
Posted By Ali SC3
93 and up can have them. on 95 they change what...

93 and up can have them. on 95 they change what the bulb looks like on the cluster when they are on.
I don't use it too much, with HID's when its on before you go to start the car they tend to suck...
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