s13 3uz build

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  1. ejf86

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    rite started building my s13 about month ago was toying with engine choice till i picked up a ls430 cheap so took chance on it
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    ls430 i bought for powerplant
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    took engine out n start stripping it have to get the ls400 sump convert it to frony mount also ordered adapter plate from collinsadapters waiting o that to arrive
    played around with 4age itbs might not run these might go turbo
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    Hi,where in Ireland you are?
     
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    Im in portlaoise what part u from
     
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    Me in Dublin.just finished 1uz vvti conversion and build in a hotrod...
     
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    What ecu did u run
     
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    original Lexus,it is auto transmission Lexus too...
     
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    got my ls400 sump today n got it fitted had to mod a few bits
    here are the holes that have to be drilled to fit the bigger 3uz bolts
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    also have to move the bolt sticking out of the block up to front of the engine
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    pic of oil pick up in its new position
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    also part that i forgot to order but they sent it anyways
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    i have the throttle body off as i need to change it from motor to cable which i being a pain at the min ive fitted the cable part off an sr20det throttle at min but it is turned the wrong way i might modify it to suit
    anybody have any ideas on what i could use or solve this problem
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    What ECU you are going to use?
     
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    Going use aem as I might thing about boosting it after a while
     
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    Hey

    I’m doing a similar conversion atm, how are you getting on . I’m sticking with auto and std ecu so might be easier
     

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