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  1. What's the general order? flush powersteering fluid -> change power steering pump?

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    i just used Castrol Transmax Import Multi-Vehicle ATF got it at Walmart. for honda toyota Nisan and other imported vehicles. lists Toyota/Lexus type T, T-lll on the back and also meets requirements of Dexron lll etc.
  2. Officially pullin the plug on the emu

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    ok guys. I really need some help in learning how to get my car running better on the EMU... I finally got the car running decently and with the Emu managing the 420cc injectors my biggest concern is understanding how to make adjustments safely and improving drivability. eventually i want to...
  3. what are the advantages of a supercharger?

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    Less Critical Engine management requirements. With Turbo setups Tuning and engine management is critical to the longevity of the engine because everything happens so fast. A turbo builds boost very quickly, so the fuel supply needs to be adequate, and reliable. Should there be a problem such as...
  4. What are the different types of superchargers?

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    if you guys need some help i can probably offer some...
  5. Spark plugs for F/I

    Forced Induction
    FWIW .. on Supercharged motor... -OEM IS ignition (so far) with HKS DLI. - TT block / GE head Lightly ported intake mani / Exh. ports / IS HG. Denso IK22's gapped at .028 - .029
  6. cam gear help! mid-install...

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    ^^ what he said.... you are ridiculously lucky that nothign has been damaged... and you can buy a basic OBD code reader at Harbor freight for 30 bux... plug it in get the code and then google the code... it'll tell you what's causing the code and what you need to address...
  7. CA: WTB: DRiVER FRONT SEAT

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    hey bro i have the Ecsaine/ suede set of front seats available they are like brand new been in storage for 8 + years from my 2002 shoot me a text if these might work for ya..i can make you a good deal on both so they match if you want to consider that & you can sell the all leather one if thats...
  8. Exhaust Cam Gears... Trying To Understand

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    BTW... with the gear set Solidly on the 2nd hash mark to the left... -2 / -4 what ever it ends up being in the end..... the car starts easily and runs hard like before but idle has improved DRAMATICALLY.. heres the interesting part... 1st time out i didn't actually reset the ecu in the usual...
  9. Exhaust Cam Gears... Trying To Understand

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    it seems to be a Highlander like battle..... there can be only one.. 'Jamminz... so yer saying basically TITAN who sells the thing and i'm pretty sure uses them in their insane supras is WRONG about this ...... Really? u know what u know... but .. logic and common sense indicates the...
  10. electrical problem... dome light fuse blowing..

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    DAmn... for all you newbs out there ... THIS RIGHT HERE is why after almost 11 years ..(10yrs 11mo give or take a week..!.) I STILL come here 1st for help with a problem on this car... Ive learned more about my car from this site thru all its various owners and iterations than anywhere else...
  11. electrical issue please help...

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    figures id try this forum as its all electrics in here right..?? i need help noticed my dome light was out a while back, figured it was bulb so replaced it .. no luck then i noticed my remote door locks were also no longer working... i found blown 7.5 amp dome lamp fuse in pass...
  12. electrical problem... dome light fuse blowing..

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    hi guys electrical brainiacs... i need help noticed my dome light was out a while back figured it was bulb so replaced it .. no luck then i noticed my remote door locks were also no longer working... i found blown 7.5 amp dome lamp fuse so i replaced it and bam!.. everything works...
  13. GTE Short block on 2001 IS 300-

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    FWIW i swapped in a brand new GTE block back in 2007 i think it was due to problems caused by a POS blower that failed 2x and left some shrapnel in the GE block that began starving oil to cyl 3 and spinning bearings repeatedly...... i bought a brand new GTE block from Carson for about 2k and...
  14. Exhaust Cam Gears... Trying To Understand

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    well WTH... i consulted with another member here and what i posted is what i understood to be the case.... when i got this gear 6+ years ago.. wethought it was 1-1 so it was set to -8 when i was originally SC'd and then it was moved to -4 later on when we installed the BC cams. can ANYONE...
  15. Exhaust Cam Gears... Trying To Understand

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    what i learned this week: cam gears come in different ratios - 1-1 ratio - each mark equals 1 degree 2-1 ratio - each mark equals 2 degrees Fidanza and Titan are 2-1 gears i think the HKS are 1-1 (?) Please correct if i am wrong.. back in the day we dynoed the HKS and it seemed to produce...
  16. Exhaust Cam Gears... Trying To Understand

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    hmm i wonder if that is what is causing my Misfire CELS...? car runs solid but im consistently getting misfire codes... any way you could snap & post a pic of the gear itself showing the hash marks and how you have it set up...?? here's mine.. i get so damn confused on this every time i...
  17. Exhaust Cam Gears... Trying To Understand

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    what do people with Adj. cam gears AND upgraded 264 cams set their cam gears gears at??? i know -4 is common but,...IIRC doesn't each hash mark equals 2 degrees? Marks to the left of the centerline is negative.. Marks to the right of the Centerline is Positive?? correct...? so for a...
  18. GS400 Swap - donor acquired

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    Fyi the GS rear upper arms ( Forged alloy) are a direct swap for the Stamped steel IS upper arms and are iirc 8 pounds lighter.. ill try to post some pics here of mine installed i did this comparison about 5 years ago and found them to be identical in the key measurements...
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