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Old 01-03-2008, 05:29 AM   #1
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Damn nice looking car, :( but no mention of HP, a well done Greddy would probably walk it.
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Damn nice looking car, :( but no mention of HP, a well done Greddy would probably walk it.
Magna, long time no see! Happy 2008 to you! how is the T/A?
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might be fun...but no mention of anything numbers wise...nice money in stuff and went w/ tokico blues and random springs...ftl.
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Upgraded to 99 miata seats.... uhh. If your gonna spend the money why not get others?
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Magna, long time no see! Happy 2008 to you! how is the T/A?
It is on the short raod to recovery after my vacation i feel ready to tackle it and shlep it into the DD category for a while.
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Old 01-03-2008, 05:26 PM   #7
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ive seen this car at the meet...i know it doesn't have the best suspension and stuff but its hella mean!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-03-2008, 05:27 PM   #8
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Out of curiousity, what makes it mean? The motor swap?
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Yeah if it is just a Run of the mill sr29 swap it has maybe 200-240whp, i dunno why that would be considered mean by most of us.
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Hell Yeah!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-03-2008, 05:30 PM   #11
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i just love the sr20 motor...my brother got one in his 510 upboost and chipped ecu runs 10s in the 1/4
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I really dislike the sr20
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could have as well swapped something better... like rb26dett w/ 5 speed or something... i wouldnt get it. too "jdm"

ps: saw this car for sale before
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nice lookin car though, but its definitely for that street racer JDM forver crowd...
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I'm sorry, but SR20 FTL.

From what I've seen out of the BP1.8 its every bit as good as an SR20. Easier to find cheap parts for, millions of interchange, don't have to special order crap, and it'll make the same freakin power stock longblock boosted! I looked at an SR20 when I had my 240sx, decided it was a huge waste of money and sold the whole project.

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could have as well swapped something better... like Ka24det w/ 5 speed or something... i wouldnt get it. too "jdm"

ps: saw this car for sale before
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i dont like boosted ka engines...
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i dont like boosted ka engines...
KA? where did you get the idea of a boosted ka24de??
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i loved my sr20... never would put it in a miata, but it is a GREAT motor. may not be worth the money, but i had a high millage ka that i just didnt like, lol.
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i dont like boosted ka engines...
I love boosted KA's. Made 300+whp reliably with mine.
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