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Wonder how hard this swap was

Old 04-13-2015, 09:06 AM
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Default Wonder how hard this swap was

Accent with a Toyota engine

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Old 04-17-2015, 09:09 PM
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probably more hassle than it was worth.

swap a beta in an accent. run a 75 shot. blow that car away.
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Old 04-21-2015, 10:33 AM
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Yeah, definitely not worth it considering you can do a beta swap pretty cheap these days. But who knows....maybe the guy had the engine laying around and wanted something different or unique and did it in a weekend. Can't imagine he's using a Toyota ECU though, but who knows.
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Old 04-21-2015, 12:50 PM
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Toyota 4E-FTE engine. It's an upgrade, but not by much.

Also that was done over seas where there the Toyota GT Turbo was actually sold. A waste of time and money unless you have the stuff laying around and the know-how to make that work. Swapping the 1.5L Alpha for the 1.3L Turbo, not sure I'd be able to sign off on that personally.
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