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Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 22,191
Posted By 6thousandths
I hope you finish it, Projects like this take...

I hope you finish it, Projects like this take time but are worth it
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 45,194
Posted By 6thousandths
Its been running for about a year, I have done...

Its been running for about a year, I have done 5-6 drift events with it and the car is an animal
Forum: projects & restorations 08-19-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 45,194
Posted By 6thousandths
Hell yeah, cant wait to see the IRS finished. ...

Hell yeah, cant wait to see the IRS finished.

Makes a world of difference
Forum: projects & restorations 07-07-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
skirts, still need to trim a bit more and attach ...

skirts, still need to trim a bit more and attach
https://i.imgur.com/IjqPxdJ.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/q2yyRT4.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 07-01-2020, 10:16 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
picked up this '88 740 locally, no plans for it...

picked up this '88 740 locally, no plans for it yet

https://i.imgur.com/mzx1xOy.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 06-15-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,782
Posted By 6thousandths
Meh, ill just send them to you, no cost

Meh, ill just send them to you, no cost
Forum: projects & restorations 06-15-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,782
Posted By 6thousandths
I made some decals with the picture of Hank, want...

I made some decals with the picture of Hank, want one?

https://i.imgur.com/xtyl6xA.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 06-11-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Boredom got the best of me and I made new...

Boredom got the best of me and I made new adjustable shock tower plates. I couldn't adjust eh front too much before and the camber was excessive

https://i.imgur.com/vZGjoJb.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-02-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I am an engineer also and never knew this (or...

I am an engineer also and never knew this (or just dont remember hehe)

did you have issues with vibrations or anything with your car? I haven't driven on this set up too much but haven't noticed...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
how so? thanks for the input

how so? thanks for the input
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
anything can be arranged haha ;-)

anything can be arranged haha ;-)
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2020, 11:27 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
none yet, we are supposed to have an event here...

none yet, we are supposed to have an event here this weekend (june 6th). However, there is an 8PM curfew in place here and its unclear whether the event will happen or not
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 32,328
Posted By 6thousandths
whats the status of this bad boy?? I finally...

whats the status of this bad boy??

I finally logged back on here to update my build thread and remembered your build. gonna be badass for sure
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
update 5/29/20 I havent been updating this,...

update 5/29/20
I havent been updating this, but a lot has happened

Ive drivin this car at about 5 drift events and it has been great. been fixing some small issues but everything has held...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 53,106
Posted By 6thousandths
this is awesome, looks like quality fabrication...

this is awesome, looks like quality fabrication work!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Door bars: https://i.imgur.com/qTVNEqb.jpg ...

Door bars:

https://i.imgur.com/qTVNEqb.jpg

seat mounting:
https://i.imgur.com/yxcPdV0.jpg

cage complete:
https://i.imgur.com/EeX6ynr.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 09-26-2019, 11:51 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
the roll cage is nearing completion ...

the roll cage is nearing completion
https://i.imgur.com/c956O48.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/gLtSTj1.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 09-24-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,984
Posted By 6thousandths
I had had the Corbeau FX1 seats in my car for a...

I had had the Corbeau FX1 seats in my car for a while.

not super expensive and pretty comfortable, might want to check the regulations of your local track though if you plan to take it there
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
building the roll cage ...

building the roll cage

https://i.imgur.com/jyNvHrF.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/6sECpTV.jpg
front end: these are E30 head lights, not sure I love how it looks as of right now. need to make some...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 118,783
Posted By 6thousandths
I like that brake light actually, I may try it on...

I like that brake light actually, I may try it on my 244 :cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
correct, this engine and trans is from a toyota...

correct, this engine and trans is from a toyota JZX100 chaser. I think if it wasn't extended it would fit better but I will make it work. ironically this was the case on my other car as well
Forum: projects & restorations 09-08-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
updates from this weekend so far! transmission...

updates from this weekend so far!
transmission mount fabricated, this also allows clearance for the exhaust to be tucked up as high as possible:
https://i.imgur.com/uQKObs3.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 122,507
Posted By 6thousandths
Good catch on the longer bolts, Ive had this same...

Good catch on the longer bolts, Ive had this same issue before on a different car and learned the hard way.

Car is looking good!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 189
Views: 74,811
Posted By 6thousandths
looks like that blasting tool really makes quick...

looks like that blasting tool really makes quick work of stripping paint, is it worth a buy?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,231
Posted By 6thousandths
clean car! keep up the lords work

clean car! keep up the lords work
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 10:57 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
its nice to see the car on the ground finally...

its nice to see the car on the ground finally with the suspensions installed
https://i.imgur.com/ExvOd32.jpg

imgur mode engage
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Dude! yes go for it. not going to lie it...

Dude! yes go for it.

not going to lie it has been a lot of work but 'YOLO'
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2019, 06:35 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Thanks! I hate that too, im going to switch...

Thanks!

I hate that too, im going to switch to imgur I think
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
https://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/mr_bongy...

https://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/mr_bongy27/thumbnail_image1_zpsufdgdjon.jpg (https://s296.photobucket.com/user/mr_bongy27/media/thumbnail_image1_zpsufdgdjon.jpg.html)

Rear suspension is...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-22-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,269
Posted By 6thousandths
sounds like you have a keeper my man

sounds like you have a keeper my man
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
they are cheap ones from amazon, not sure how...

they are cheap ones from amazon, not sure how they will hold up.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07DNYC3HD/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o05_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I have some updates, been distracted by a BMW I...

I have some updates, been distracted by a BMW I bought with a friend. Its also hot as hell here (Tempe AZ), but these are lame excuses...

Rear shock towers started:...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-12-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I was thinking along these lines, all the nissan...

I was thinking along these lines, all the nissan IRS cars can be made to handle as you need. there is tons of aftermarket support, and are extremely adjustable. If you havent, check out some of the...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
yes you are correct about the track width. I had...

yes you are correct about the track width. I had this setup already so I chose that. the volvo 240 has a track width of 67.3 (someone correct me if im wrong), and S14 has 68.1 so pretty close. ...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I would love to see this happen, I saw a truck...

I would love to see this happen, I saw a truck with this subframe in it one time
Forum: projects & restorations 10-04-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 32,328
Posted By 6thousandths
This is cool! i am doing a similar...

This is cool!

i am doing a similar suspension swap, but on a 240
Forum: projects & restorations 10-04-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
IRS is from an S14 240sx

IRS is from an S14 240sx
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I dont think its lighter than the live axle that...

I dont think its lighter than the live axle that was in there, but It definitley looks simpler than the other volve IRS setups I have seen. I also happened the have this set up sitting around so...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-02-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
also saw a twin to our c30! it was also an...

also saw a twin to our c30! it was also an R-design, havent ever seen one in the wild
http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/mr_bongy27/IMG_4224_zpsm68w8mix.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-02-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I am realizing I will need to tilt the subframe a...

I am realizing I will need to tilt the subframe a bit forward, under compression the wheels are wanting to travel backwards relative to the frame. I will be cutting out the tack welds and modifying...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
got the rear subframe in after lots of cutting,...

got the rear subframe in after lots of cutting, it was pretty much a pain in the ass but its in there. Lots of welding to do. I had to take out a pretty good chunk on the frame rails on both sides...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Here is how I plan to mount the subframe ...

Here is how I plan to mount the subframe
http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/mr_bongy27/IMG_5582_zpsizgqtsjk.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 11:40 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Thats what I was kind of getting at, I saw some...

Thats what I was kind of getting at, I saw some replacement tanks online but was unsure on quality.

The tank is just rusted a bit and covered with grime, Maybe ill sand blast it and see how it...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Yes, it makes that engine really easy to swap. I...

Yes, it makes that engine really easy to swap. I know a lot of people stay away from VVTI but I love it. They are also very cheap to get.

I have heaps of wiring diagrams and documents if...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 08:09 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
I had it on the stock IS ecu originally, but it...

I had it on the stock IS ecu originally, but it was having some unknown problems, possibly related to the immobilizer like you said. It is now on a 2JZ-GE Aristo ECU and running without problems
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Its using the stock 5-speed trans from the tacome...

Its using the stock 5-speed trans from the tacome (W59) and a 5speed SC300 bellhousing.

It all actually fit in there really well
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
unrelated, I recently finished my wifes pink...

unrelated, I recently finished my wifes pink Tacoma engine swap from an is300:
http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/mr_bongy27/IMG_4701_zpsq1uyggue.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Some more pictures of the front end here: ...

Some more pictures of the front end here:

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/mr_bongy27/IMG_5377_zpstfmybkc5.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 16,017
Posted By 6thousandths
I really like the look of this car

I really like the look of this car
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 01:39 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 39,722
Posted By 6thousandths
Old nasty tank, is this worth saving or should I...

Old nasty tank, is this worth saving or should I order a new one? Might use a fuel cell too, but I want the gauge to work. Ive had too many cars guessing if there is fuel or not...
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