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Not a wino
07-20-2007, 11:30 PM
Okay, car got home yesterday, so far:

Done:
Bosch 040 intank and 044 external pumps, speedflow fittings into a custom surge tank
Brand new clutch cylinders - Removed for KJet, be put back once it gets a new motor

On order:
Full suspension fittout (Bilstien/King springs) - Here but not fitted
Full brake fitout (Brembo + EBC + RX7 conversion) - Here but not fitted
Wheels (Simmons FR17's - Gold) - Decided on grey

To do (Not bought yet):
Engine - Toyota ?JZ-GTE
'Box - W58/R154
Diff - ?
EMS - Microtech - Sold - ?

Not important stuff to do:
Paint
Fit stereo stuff I have lying around, Eclipse CD4000 + Jaycar 6.5" splits +
Pioneer 10" sub and Jaycar 4x100W amp
Tint windows
Black leather interior?

Currently working on: Gearing up for motor swap

To do:
Fit suspension + brakes

Get paid

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Wanted:
Nothing at the moment

For sale:
Never used stock Bosch "big" fuel filter

VQ
07-21-2007, 05:11 AM
I've got a 264 the same color I believe, and it is about to be parted if you want the boot?

Finally glad to see pics of it, will look great when done!

Not a wino
07-21-2007, 06:12 AM
I'll cut and polish it, see how it comes up. I would take it regardless if you were a little closer!

cjstephens
07-24-2007, 05:15 AM
is your boot the later raised one vee-que? if so i'll have it :)

cj

Not a wino
11-30-2007, 04:40 AM
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Got the car back an my FR17's on, not sure about the 2JZ anymore, tossing up between that or a B230FT...

Hmm.

cjstephens
12-02-2007, 05:38 AM
b230 ftw..

242turbo9
12-04-2007, 02:38 AM
2jz Ftw!

1975v8242
12-04-2007, 03:14 AM
SBC Ftw!
You guys have got crazy performance stuff for small block chevys over there! Im Jealous.
I almost bought an aluminum SBC block from a guy I know in Sydney but it never panned out.

This is a cool project I say do something different either 2jz or SBC or even SBF but a B230FT is cool just not unique.
I like the wheels:)

Not a wino
12-04-2007, 07:05 AM
meh, SBC/SBF/SBR is a dime a dozen over here, in everything from cortinas to countaches

1975v8242
12-04-2007, 11:16 AM
Thats cool it was just a suggestion Im sure whatever you do it will come out great.
SBC are pretty much dime a dozen everywhere in the world but there still cool in a 240 they just fit so well.

Not a wino
12-05-2007, 07:42 AM
problem here is that with new laws you can't install an engine with more than 2 or something times the displacement from stock :(

Angus242164
12-05-2007, 07:54 AM
I'm getting reeeally tempted to put an LS1 and T56 into an early 240, that would be a unique project down here unless somebody has beaten me to it!