I realise this is not a performance forum, but I thought maybe someone ventured where none have gone before. Posted this topic on two other forums and am compiling all info. Moreover, you can execute searches by location and by vehicle type. Auto manufacturers are hard pressed to replicate such an original vehicle, in both design and performance. Although I don't think I am going to a stand alone. Additionally, the interior is marvelous, although somewhat hot for the Florida summers.
Unfortunately, the gas mileage is less than ideal for a car of that size. As far as racing goes, yeah, I do somehow find street races rather easily and often, why? DoorsFilter selectedDoorsList, null ; doorsFilter. I love suprising these guys with my ride, to me that is the best part besides winning. On the dyno it now produces 338 rwhp with a modest 13 psi boost. That is the end of this long story. The engine was well tuned and actually running a little rich for his nitros system.
Running a lean fuel mix is a big no no with nos. TransmissionFilter selectedTransmissionList, transmissionTemplate ; } listingsSearchManager. Many transmission have reported failure around the 350-370rwhp mark. DealRatingFilter selectedRatingList, null ; ratingFilter. Back on subject I just hate the idea of trying to swap in a manual tranny on this automatic sc400 car, sounds like so much work, you need to create a clutch and pedal system, that includes mounting a solid foot pedal system and shifter where it will fit and work with the stock look, and I am sure there are a list of other suprises that pop up in a swap of that magnitude.
WheelSystemFilter selectedWheelSystemList, null ; wheelSystemFilter. We were so impressed the car still look as new. On another forum a member has reached the 420rwhp mark on a 2uz. I know I can get this motor to produce the power needed but tranny shifts and hp tranny capacity is my worry, Is this a pipe dream?. Immediately I was drawn to its stunning two-door, low-to-the-ground design. All reports of blown 1uz-fe motors came from a running the stock injectors and the running lean fuel mixture which is the number one cause of piston destruction.
One of the most unique things about the car is how it was designed. BodyTypeFilter selectedBodyTypeGroupIdList, bodyTypeGroupIdToNameMap, null ; bodyTypeFilter. As far as doing a Th400 tranny swap, I don't want to do an American racing tranny, I want to stick to the import tranny, although I have thought about it a few times. EngineFilter selectedEngineList, null ; engineFilter. Want to push further after tranny buildup and new injectors.
About five years ago I had the pop-off valve replaced weak spring and a new boost controller installed. I did some research and have some info on a manual swap. Any thoughts on my delema??? FuelTypeFilter selectedFuelTypeList, null ; fuelTypeFilter. The 1995 was the last year that it came with a manual transmission. It sits low, and has a unique presence. . I am on a mission.
It was fun to drive with the stick shift. I did figure it would be very difficult to break that 4. My father is a big fan of the Lexus brand, and my sister and I wanted to surprise him with this car. I would be very suprised if it all just mounts right up. This does sound promising on what you said you did to build up your tranny, how much hp was your tranny supporting after the upgrades? Yes, are the same platform. Check out the picture below, the hinges are a double hinge design. But, there are four good reasons to go out and buy one today.
Hear is a picture my 1992 Sc400 motor now pushing close to that 370rwhp mark with nos. Cams- I have had my eye on those Kelford Cams for a while, but I don't think the stock tranny can handle the additional 40-45hp gains, with that upgrade I may just blow out my second gear. Anyway, I have been looking into it and am starting to create a few options for myself. Can it be achieved or am I wasting my time and money working around this stock tranny and internal engine parts? The car was responsive and handled very well. It was extremely cheap for what it is.
Better yet, have you ever wanted to own a Toyota Supra? They can't resist, if I tap the gas playfully at the red, it's usually a go, and often these people driving these fancy new cars don't take a 1992 sc400 too seriously even with the rumble sounding exhaust, so the light turns green and most juice it, but some don't. Not so sure about a truck tranny. InstalledOptionsFilter selectedInstalledOptionIdList, installedOptionIdToLabelMap, possiblyDroppedOptionsMap ; installedOptionsFilter. It is a rear wheel drive car. . You would have to make a custom bellhousing to mount the two together. I've chirped the tires in 2nd, and 3rd.