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Old 08-17-2012, 12:19 PM   #161
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shuiend, I love your turbo placement. Thats almost exactly where I want to put mine. Looks like you're running the water pump inlet flipped too. Got to go searching for more pictures of that.
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Old 10-27-2012, 08:44 PM   #162
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mine needz moar turbo



silly naturally aspirated ----
few changes...different engine





and i also hit a deer carcass.



for those of you that post on cr and have seen these pics, i sort of apologize.
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Old 10-27-2012, 10:30 PM   #163
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That is clean.

And that deer is gnarly lol
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Old 10-28-2012, 12:11 AM   #164
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Did you swap from having a 99-00 engine to an NA 1.8?
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Old 10-28-2012, 12:12 AM   #165
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I'm surprised you didnt just power wash the hell out of it and left it at the car wash.
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Old 10-28-2012, 12:22 AM   #166
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few changes...different engine




for those of you that post on cr and have seen these pics, i sort of apologize.
Link to intake parts, please.
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Old 10-28-2012, 12:27 AM   #167
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Old 10-28-2012, 01:44 AM   #168
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the engine bay of a quitter/traitor.

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Old 10-28-2012, 02:11 AM   #169
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So far to go still :(
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Old 10-28-2012, 04:00 AM   #170
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the engine bay of a quitter/traitor.

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This car can make me a nationally competitive driver now. I'll take that over horsepower.
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Old 10-28-2012, 09:52 AM   #171
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need to repaint valve cover
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Old 10-28-2012, 11:05 AM   #172
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that's an interesting setup

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Did you swap from having a 99-00 engine to an NA 1.8?
yeah, that 99 block was cursed.

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I'm surprised you didnt just power wash the hell out of it and left it at the car wash.
i should have taken it to jiffy lube for an oil change.

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Link to intake parts, please.
previous owner did it. some custom ****. it's actually quite nice - all one piece. has a bracket welded to it for support.
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Old 11-09-2013, 09:20 PM   #173
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Here is my project, still in progress (obviously) but it goes in the right direction, but todo list is still long.

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Old 11-09-2013, 09:36 PM   #174
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I threw in a few extra hoses and some more loose wire for that "clean" look.
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Old 10-21-2014, 03:21 PM   #179
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please tell me those arent rubber, plumbing couplers
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Old 10-21-2014, 04:07 PM   #180
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No sir!
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