Posted 27 October 2014 - 01:24 PM
Well over the past couple weekends I finished swapping in my black interior finally (I dyed a lot if my maroon and reused it. But now have pieces from 5 different cars making up my interior ha). So now I will begin my engine tare down and rebuild and also repaint my engine bay.. Going to be nice to have a clean car with a built block next spring
Posted 27 October 2014 - 07:29 PM
Posted 16 January 2015 - 10:53 AM
And here's my valve cover powdercoated red and chrome. Each color done separately to avoid mixing.. So much time and effort in this but it turned out nice!
Masked off the stripes and baked on the chrome
And after the red stripes
And here's all the other parts
Thanks for looking!
Posted 22 January 2015 - 12:20 PM
1987 Conquest TSI, 5 spd, B71- 3" *DM Exhaust, Hooker ACM, Hood Struts, Taylor wires, silicone vac lines, fidanza, ACT Extreme, MK1 hard pipes, mbc (13psi), MK1 Shifter, MK1 steering wheel, silicone rad hoses, shp wheels - RIP
1991 BMW 318i - RIP
Posted 07 April 2015 - 02:09 AM
I'll start off with the engine and let the pics to most of the talking.
About the build,
Standard bore (fresh hone)
Balanced crank and rods
Crank turned 10/10
Sealed power bearings
Arp rod and head studs
New M28 non jet valve head
Shneider HD valve springs
Ajusa head gasket
New oil pump
BSE and new timing components
New water pump
This was my first complete rebuild and it went very smooth with the great parts and help with questions from Randy (DAD) and the help assembling the bottom end from my future father-in-law (machinist of 25 years).
Edited by '87quest, 07 April 2015 - 02:10 AM.
Posted 07 April 2015 - 02:20 AM
Got everything put back in and had it running within about two weeks.. wasn't in a hurry and did a lot of other little things along the way like porting the manifold and turbine housing, wired in a battery cut off switch, modified my Funk Lock to not hit starter, tucked wiring, built my own braided power steering and oil cooler and fuel lines, built an aluminum shifter bushing for my MK1 short shifter, etc
heres the first start up video,
Edited by '87quest, 07 April 2015 - 02:22 AM.
Posted 07 April 2015 - 02:26 AM
Posted 07 April 2015 - 02:33 AM
My daily/farm truck love the tacoma almost as much as the quest
I took the mirrors and grille off this car and put it on my good car and I REALLY like the black accents with my black center/polished lip rims on the silver car. When I get around to it i will do the same to the SHPS but powder coat them instead of paint.
Edited by '87quest, 07 April 2015 - 02:36 AM.
Posted 07 April 2015 - 07:55 AM
89 SHP w/sunroof, Tangerine Candy 2JZ w/Precision 6262, Built A340e trans, FTI 4000 Stall. 1650 cc FIC Injectors,.AEM V2 ecu, Running on CORN JUICE
87 Black w/sunroof Work In progress--soon to be LS swapped drag car.
89 White sunroof auto car..work in progress
89 Silver SHP MPI 5 speed-SOLD
Posted 07 April 2015 - 10:40 AM
I powder coated everything of mine
Posted 07 April 2015 - 10:40 AM
Posted 07 April 2015 - 09:13 PM
1989 Chrysler Conquest TSi (Project Race Car) Build thread http://www.starquest...opic=147910&hl=
2001 BMW 740iL - for the wife and children
2003 Chevrolet Suburban 2500 8.1 To tow the two hay burners
1998 BMW 528i manual daily driver
Second place is S*** place , eh. - Stéphane Peterhansel
Posted 19 April 2015 - 11:04 AM
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Posted 20 April 2015 - 12:00 PM
Posted 20 April 2015 - 06:42 PM
Thanks man! And I would but I gave those to a local guy that was missing his.
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