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3S-GTE_Man
02-24-2005, 01:18 PM
Ok all you celica people finialy i have lots of pic of my 4th gen and it from the begining of my ownership!


First a full run down on the spec...

Interior:-
- power windows and mirrors as standard and sunroof
- front seats died black
- CELICA in the celica font sewn into the black vinal door inserts
- apexi turbo timer (based on the O2 sensor not rpm)
- Viper EMS 700 black wire alarm/3 point imoblizer
- 2in autometer air/fuel ratio gauge in crome cup on a-piler
- 2in autometer vac/boost 30psi gauge in crome cup on a-piler
- Issota black 350mm streering wheel with 'nitrous' buttons for horns
- 4in lower gear stick
- Autotechnica black and crome gear knob

ICE:-
- Blaupunkt casablanca CD-51 Head deck
- Blaupunkt GTA 450 4x50rms amp powering front splits and sub!
- Blaupunkt GT217 6.5in Component (splits in custom MDF door pods)
- Blaupunkt GT217 6.5in Coxa in custom 10mm MDF rear shelf
- Power Acoustik 12in sub in box in the boot!

Running gear:-
- JDM St185 3s-gte with 3s-ge s-53 fwd gear box (started moved to other side of box with mod to bell housing!
- Turbosmart dual stage MBC (manual boost control) Low @ 7psi, High @ 11-12psi
- Oil catch can
- K&N pod Filter
- NGK Irdium Plugs
- Top Gun lead kit
- Monza Type III BOV

Suspension, Brakes and Wheels:-
- Lowered all round on 30mm drop King Springs
- KYB gas shocks all round
- 22mm solid whiteline sway bar
- 18mm solid whiteline sway bar
- Polyurathane bushes all round
- Front st185 twin piston brake upgrade
- Front st185 rotors
- American Racing: 15inx7in Snipers polished finish!
- 205/50R15 tyres

Outside:-
- St185 (5th gen gt-4) hood scoop and vents moulded to st162 (4th gen) bonnet.
- skraches and dents!!!!!

I think that it...and the story with all the pics.....

In the begining we had bog....stock...hairdresser celica....
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/105-0576_IMG.jpg
Then that shity side decal come off...lol
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/mixedwholecarshot.jpg
The engine bay before my hand and my mechanics' dirty hands touched it!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/106-0608_IMG.jpg
This is the power graph of her particly stock..read the hand writing in picy for the mods...if u can read my crap...lol
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/113-1302_IMG.jpg
Then i did some stuff to the inside of the car and fitted the ICE!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1889_IMG.jpg
Then a whole heap of time past where i blow a gear box up...and a heaps of other shit...then my number 1 big end went and i can hear the conrod taping and the piston taping.....so i go and get a half cut!!!....
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/116-1663_IMG.jpg
This was my office for a couple of nights while it was doing the conversion... mainly the wiring with them celica wiring books!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/117-1708_IMG.jpg
The result of my mechanics and my own tops efforts...the engine bay as is!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1854_IMG.jpg
The power graph of the 3s-gte at the wheels on the same dyno as the one before...at this stage the factor boost controler was still in with a home made bleed valve...u can see the boost go right to the set 12psi then fall down cause of shity exhaust and t-vsv (factory boost controler).
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/117-1759_IMG.jpg
The brake upgrade and them painted..also rear ones painted too!
Front...
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/119-1902_IMG.jpg
Rear...
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1895_IMG.jpg
The GT-2 as is now...inside and out!
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1899_IMG.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1900_IMG.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1898_IMG.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1897_IMG.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v660/3S-GTE_Man/118-1896_IMG.jpg


So there u guys go...the best thread i've ever done with the gt-2 in detail for the first time!!!!! i hope u guys and girls like!

Nezza :wiggle:

Rayme
02-24-2005, 08:20 PM
your car rocks... That 3s-ge was really clean too ! I'd trade one anyday even the 1st gen for my 5s-fe ;)

Borinal
02-24-2005, 09:06 PM
Very nice!!! CLEAN too!!!

mikeswickednick
02-25-2005, 12:50 AM
your car rocks... That 3s-ge was really clean too ! I'd trade one anyday even the 1st gen for my 5s-fe ;)


it would be a down grade

celicer
02-25-2005, 03:18 AM
well i woudl have to say nice job on the swap.. clean car but those rims just arn't me... but otherwise props to u.

Trance4c
02-25-2005, 05:04 AM
Good work! Looks like you have been busy, car has cleaned up nice.. the hood looks good too! I like the guages in the interior, I bet its a blast to drive! Nice!