SC400 manual swap kits? - ClubLexus - Lexus Forum Discussion

Notices
Performance & Maintenance Engine, forced induction, intakes, exhausts, torque converters, transmissions, etc.

SC400 manual swap kits?

Reply

 
 
 
Old 02-16-18, 01:48 AM
  #1  
Mikey400
Driver School Candidate
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2018
Location: California
Posts: 1
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default SC400 manual swap kits?

So I just got my hands on a 95 Black SC400, everything is great about it. Only has just over 97k miles, and the previous owner has taken care of this car. (It also has a black interior which I fell in love with!!!) anyways i love almost everything about this car (Except for how much gas it guzzles) but man I just need that feeling of a manual transmission. Does anyone know where I can get my hands on a Swap kit for a decent price I am still a high school student so it's hard to the money for things haha.
Mikey400 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-18, 04:59 AM
  #2  
Lettut
Pole Position
 
Lettut's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Sweden
Posts: 282
Thanked 3 Times in 3 Posts
Default

Lettut is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-18, 07:13 AM
  #3  
RudysSC
Pole Position
 
RudysSC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: CO
Posts: 329
Thanked 39 Times in 38 Posts
Default

This looks to be a way nicer kit than previous set ups. My buddy's 1UZ/W58 corolla uses that awful hydro-throw out bearing as opposed to a true slave. It's torture to drive!
RudysSC is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-18, 12:10 PM
  #4  
Ali SC3
Lexus Fanatic
iTrader: (10)
 
Ali SC3's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: CO
Posts: 9,618
Thanks: 0
Thanked 42 Times in 40 Posts
Default

watch out on alot of those kits they want you to remove the starter ring gear from the auto flexplate and have it welded to their flywheel.
There are companies that make a proper flywheel with the ring gear instead.
Ali SC3 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: SC400 manual swap kits?


Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: