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Forum: Asian Imports 01-27-2008, 10:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,164
Posted By magus57
Okay, what about a H22A? My friend told me it's...

Okay, what about a H22A? My friend told me it's better because of more torque.
Forum: Asian Imports 01-26-2008, 04:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,164
Posted By magus57
Yeah, because I really want to impress somebody...

Yeah, because I really want to impress somebody buy swapping an engine in a CR-X.

And it's not impossible if people have managed to get a F20C in a CR-X, which is RWD. Obviously it would take time,...
Forum: Asian Imports 01-26-2008, 02:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,164
Posted By magus57
Which swap is easier/better?

I've "redecided" what car I'd like to get to a CR-X (probably a 1991), due to their reliability, low cost, easy/cheap upgrades, and very low weight (which would help a lot in autocross). And of...
Forum: Asian Imports 01-25-2008, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,231
Posted By magus57
Okay, after doing some more thinking/talking,...

Okay, after doing some more thinking/talking, I've decided to just stick with the Miata.
Forum: Asian Imports 01-24-2008, 05:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,231
Posted By magus57
Which would be a better choice?

I found I can get either a 2000 Toyota MR2 Spyder or a 2000 Mazda Miata MX-5 for about the same price and same condition ($8k-$10k), but which would be a better choice? I'm looking for reliability,...
Forum: Asian Imports 01-08-2008, 05:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By magus57
Thanks for that link, helped me a lot!

Thanks for that link, helped me a lot!
Forum: Asian Imports 01-08-2008, 04:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By magus57
I do get snow, but my brother had a 3rd gen...

I do get snow, but my brother had a 3rd gen Firebird and said driving in the snow wasn't too bad, as long as I drive carefully and take it easy when accelerating. My only concern about the Miata is...
Forum: Asian Imports 01-08-2008, 02:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By magus57
For a maximum of $5000...

...which of these cars would be worth the price, considering reliability, ease of repair, and cost of parts? I've decided to just use my first car (which would be this car) as a daily driver and...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 11-06-2007, 01:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 848
Posted By magus57
Bump. After doing some thinking, just a headlight...

Bump. After doing some thinking, just a headlight conversion for the 3rd generation Camaro would be fine.
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 11-03-2007, 10:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 848
Posted By magus57
Where can I find headlight conversion kits for the following cars?

(all 3rd generation)
Chevrolet Camaro
Pontiac Firebird
Toyota Supra

I'm looking for a headlight conversion for the Camaro that will bring the headlights forward (not just put a cover over them) and...
Forum: Asian Imports 09-13-2007, 01:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,552
Posted By magus57
I'm not planning to really do anything to the car...

I'm not planning to really do anything to the car except maybe a paint job, some body work, switching the mirrors to fender-mounted style, and some interior work. If I ever do performance work, then...
Forum: Asian Imports 09-12-2007, 12:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,552
Posted By magus57
Info on Datsun 280ZX's?

I'm probably going to be buying a car soon, and I'd like to get a Datsun 280ZX, but I'd like to know what I should look for when buying one, and what I should fix/replace/watch out for when I've...
Forum: Asian Imports 09-12-2007, 12:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,607
Posted By magus57
Thanks. Does anybody know where I can find some...

Thanks. Does anybody know where I can find some mirrors for fender/hood mounting? Because when I get a Datsun, I want to make them fender/hood mounted and make it look like the earliest 240Z.
Forum: Asian Imports 09-08-2007, 01:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,607
Posted By magus57
List of Japanese cars with fender-mounted rear view mirrors?

I'm looking for a list of Japanese cars that have fender-mounted rear view mirrors, since I'm really interested in them. The only car I know to have them is the 1970 Datsun 240ZG (BTW, does this car...
Forum: General Chat 05-18-2007, 12:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,724
Posted By magus57
One last question: what aftermarket exhaust would...

One last question: what aftermarket exhaust would make either of the two cars sound very gruff and low, like that of a 70s muscle car? I want to make my car a bit noticeable (and sound powerful), but...
Forum: General Chat 05-15-2007, 10:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,724
Posted By magus57
Thanks for all the help. At this rate, I'm just...

Thanks for all the help. At this rate, I'm just going to look for either a Probe GT or a MX-6 LS (both of which have the V6 engines), and buy whichever one I can find for cheaper or better value....
Forum: General Chat 05-13-2007, 07:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,724
Posted By magus57
Wow! Thanks for all the help! I've written...

Wow! Thanks for all the help! I've written everything down for when I buy one, and then get money to upgrade. Is just have one more question: how does the Ford Probe compare to the Mazda MX-6 (same...
Forum: General Chat 05-13-2007, 07:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,724
Posted By magus57
Wow! Thanks for all the help! I've written...

Wow! Thanks for all the help! I've written everything down for when I buy one, and then get money to upgrade. Is just have one more question: how does the Ford Probe compare to the Mazda MX-6 (same...
Forum: General Chat 05-12-2007, 09:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,724
Posted By magus57
Really? That sounds pretty good; I didn't think...

Really? That sounds pretty good; I didn't think it would be that fast. And after looking at some body kits and performance upgrades, I think it looks like a pretty good choice.
Forum: General Chat 05-12-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,724
Posted By magus57
Which of these cars would make the best first car?

I'm getting a car soon, and I've narrowed my possibilities to this list based on fuel economy, performance, visual appeal (kind of stupid, I know), and price:

Acura Integra (90-93)
Dodge Intrepid...
Forum: European Imports 05-01-2007, 10:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,040
Posted By magus57
So would you say any 1985 (or above) Porsche...

So would you say any 1985 (or above) Porsche could outperform an unmodified 1998 Honda Civic (manual)?
Forum: European Imports 04-29-2007, 11:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,040
Posted By magus57
Wow, this car sounds pretty powerful; I didn't...

Wow, this car sounds pretty powerful; I didn't think the V8 actually got real power out of the car (like some older American cars with large engines in comparison to some Japanese cars with smaller...
Forum: European Imports 04-29-2007, 08:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,040
Posted By magus57
When buying a Porsche 928 or 968...

...is there anything specific I should look for? I've heard transmission repairs are pretty costly (due to its location in the car), but I don't know much more about that. Is there anything I should...
Forum: Classic Cars 12-23-2006, 10:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,787
Posted By magus57
I didn't get to see the links, but since they...

I didn't get to see the links, but since they weren't removed by you, I'll go with the idea that they were inapropriate. Does anybody have the actual link?
Forum: Classic Cars 12-16-2006, 08:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,787
Posted By magus57
Plymouth/Dodge Daytona Body Kit?

I remember seeing a website my brother shows me where you can buy body kits to make a Superbird (I think that's what it was) look like the Dodge Daytona. Anybody know the site?
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