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Old 03-24-2011, 09:26 AM   #1
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Old 03-24-2011, 09:37 AM   #2
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GL Vas.. I like the constant change up!
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I like it! I have nearly the same exact build going down.
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Old 03-24-2011, 09:50 AM   #6
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Nice.... In for the build.. Good luck man!
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Old 03-24-2011, 09:57 AM   #7
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I'm curious how well the 102mm TB will work for you. I wanted to go that route too but was doubting the investment coupled with the FAST mani. GL!
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Old 03-24-2011, 10:12 AM   #8
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dumb question, but f it.. im asking anyways...
how do you guys register these cars w engine swaps?

Or is that the trick.. do a swap only if you live somewhere that doesnt check... ?
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Old 03-24-2011, 10:15 AM   #9
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Live in the midwest,
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i say this becuase im jealous as sh#t and would love to do this!
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Old 03-24-2011, 10:29 AM   #11
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Haha thanks guys! I can't wait to go to the chevy dealer ship n get an oil change haha
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good choice in motor, one of my buddies just did the swap to his kouki 240sx he used the sikky kit also. It swap was def. worth it that car hauls ***. GL with build
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How much was the motor? How much was the kit from Sikky? How does the total weight of the engine and its accessories compare to the VQ?
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isn't it lighter?

it sits lower?

it's kick ***!

in for win!
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How much was the motor? How much was the kit from Sikky? How does the total weight of the engine and its accessories compare to the VQ?
kit is 2400 roughly.. but you still need alot more accessories to make the swap. unless you dont care about AC.. lol
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Best of luck Vas! You are going to love it! My three speed LS1 is still more fun to drive than my Vortech VQ or ST VQ were!
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