Altezza RS400 1UZ conversion Build thread

Thread in 'Project Cars and Builds Threads' started by a2pen, Jan 28, 2013.

  1. shifty biscuits

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    fucking badass
     
  2. Boss

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    how well did your shifter extension work?
     
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    sick project, i like it :)

    more vids with 1UZ :smash:
     
  4. a2pen

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    Sorry lads thought this thread had gone quite cheers Kirby wish bumper was slightly lower.
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    It worked but remote shifter is better, when the bush falls out and you only have 2nd gear it makes u never want to see that gearbox again
    Vids they are on YouTube just never linked them
     
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    update time!!!!!!

    well where to start??
    more drifting,
    more breaking,
    more fixing :)

    also rebuild recovery truck to get to drift events

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    dialing a bit of camber

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    drifting :) dont twin if u dont want damage

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  12. a2pen

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    lowered car + dirt drop + recovery truck +speed bumps = fuel tank leak

    solution fuel cell :)
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    new seat

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    wall clipping :)
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    bit car park action
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    Just an idea

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    Need more tyre storage fabrication time



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    Drift Demo time

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  13. a2pen

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    Do A DRIFT MR........................................





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    It sounds incredible.
     
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    cheers buddy nice vid of the noise it unleashes
     
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    Loved the noise of it on Saturday up at zoyland.
     
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    UPDATE!!!


    After 15+ drift days the clutch let go still drove home but fully used

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    New 2nd hand wheels we are on a budget :)

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    Fronts are 17x8.5 et30 with 30mm spacer so et0
    rears are 17x9.5 et30 but may pull the arch to fit the other 30mm spacer in pic below

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    my dead 3 year old knocking, leaking and spongy coilovers you have done well. Oh yeh and once very siezed

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    Won my first twinning battles
    team 13/10
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    Couple of vids of the victory




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    Updates mean drift days

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    Some good driving mate ;) Now stick some twins onto that v8 :D
     
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    No turbos. Me and turbos don't mix and I like reliability.
    But supercharger would be nice
     

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