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Old 21-11-2006, 10:43 AM
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Using a old crossmember Test fitted the Toyota Supra insulator (engine rubber mount) had to drill out the hole bigger but it fits OK it also has a 6mm lug on the bottom of the mount that also required drilling.
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Old 22-11-2006, 12:16 AM
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nice one Dave....keep up the good work
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Old 05-12-2006, 10:16 AM
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engine out !!!
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Old 05-12-2006, 11:02 AM
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Good work Dave! Got to hand it to you for pulling the engine on the side of the road
How heavy is the RB26 unit in comparison to the old engine?
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Old 05-12-2006, 11:33 AM
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Greattttttt!

Dave.
I too look forwards to your project & think it is a leap forward hope to seeing Forum pics,Z mag article,& dvd chapter(shot over time) plus &
most of all in the flesh & real life.
Superbbbbbbbbb ...........DJZ 60.
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Old 05-12-2006, 05:16 PM
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Good work Dave! Got to hand it to you for pulling the engine on the side of the road
How heavy is the RB26 unit in comparison to the old engine?
Pulled it outside my house !!

RB26 engine is heavy and yes its more than the old Z engine but more HP
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Old 07-12-2006, 03:12 PM
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Love your wheels! I'm not sure they go with the yellow though...

More pics please!
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Old 07-12-2006, 04:17 PM
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Love your wheels! I'm not sure they go with the yellow though...

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Thanks mark more wheel pictures in my gallery
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Old 07-12-2006, 05:54 PM
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I love the bonnet balanced on the hedge, so glad it wasn't windy
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Old 08-12-2006, 02:43 PM
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Car now in the workshop ready to start the engine swop first job to to extend the support rails under the car and extend them all the way to the back. Then cut out the old gearbox ears and weld in the new ones with the skyline gearbox in place.All to be finished before wed 20th december so over xmas i can clean up the underside and repaint it.
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Old 09-12-2006, 02:07 PM
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No Messing About....

Hi Dave.
Superb no Messing about,& get on with it attitude. Worth Praising
but your Photo's & commitment more than do this project justice.
I eagarly follow your project... Great! DJZ 60.


Don't Forget to get out from underneath of car on Xmas Day!
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Old 09-12-2006, 10:47 PM
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Car now in the workshop ready to start the engine swop first job to to extend the support rails under the car and extend them all the way to the back. Then cut out the old gearbox ears and weld in the new ones with the skyline gearbox in place.All to be finished before wed 20th december so over xmas i can clean up the underside and repaint it.
Is Santa giving you a hand?

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Is Santa giving you a hand?
Or is Santa giving you a hand?

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Old 09-12-2006, 10:50 PM
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TOUGH DECISION OR WHAT?
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Old 09-12-2006, 11:34 PM
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Both can help one to brew up and the other one can pass me the paint
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