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Shocking... Could the VR38 be the new 2JZ in terms of swapping into older cars? That would be really interesting to see.
 

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2JZ GE FTW!



I'd drop GTE in if I could, but I think I'll just turbo my GE for now...

Sorry to go OT...

Cheese
 

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^^ You can get a 2002 aristo with a 2jz gte for 3500 or a Caldina with a 3sgte for 1200, check them japanese used car sites, its cheaper than buying the engine alone
 

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It's a pain to service those 2JZ-GE engines it's better you go for a GTE one. I had both type of motors and changing the turbos or spark plugs was a breeze.

2JZ GE FTW!



I'd drop GTE in if I could, but I think I'll just turbo my GE for now...

Sorry to go OT...

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I had been looking for a spare engine for my car for the past couple of months. In my 'research' I found out that the vast majority of these engines are Nissan Recall engines, that were dumped by Nissan. There is something wrong with some of these engine, that is the reason why they are offered at much lower prices. After learning that, I didn't feel comfortable too comfortable buying one these engines.

My other option was to locate an engine out of a wrecked GTR. I entertained that idea for a while before realizing that buying an engine out a car that most probably had a violent collision might not be a good idea, because there is no way to tell the engine's condition without tearing it apart. So I didn't want to go this route either.

My final option was to source out a brand new block and heads from Nissan and build it. To my surprise, the costs were actually really competitive. So I went this route.
I would highly advise anyone to do their research before buying these used engines.
 

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I had been looking for a spare engine for my car for the past couple of months. In my 'research' I found out that the vast majority of these engines are Nissan Recall engines, that were dumped by Nissan. There is something wrong with some of these engine, that is the reason why they are offered at much lower prices. After learning that, I didn't feel comfortable too comfortable buying one these engines.

My other option was to locate an engine out of a wrecked GTR. I entertained that idea for a while before realizing that buying an engine out a car that most probably had a violent collision might not be a good idea, because there is no way to tell the engine's condition without tearing it apart. So I didn't want to go this route either.

My final option was to source out a brand new block and heads from Nissan and build it. To my surprise, the costs were actually really competitive. So I went this route.
I would highly advise anyone to do their research before buying these used engines.
thats why they are cheaper and only useful as a project to rebuild them with new crankshaft bearings
 

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Seems like a great option. We need more affordable options as the pricing that AMS and Switzer charge are beyond ridiculous.
 

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Sorry to bump this dead post, but I believe it is my duty as the R35TT.com representative to let you guys know that R35TT.com is the GT-R specific site for SP Engineering! Hope you guys feel safer knowing that we have an amazing tech team and great service to back up a site dedicated to the baddest car around!
 

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Sorry to bump this dead post, but I believe it is my duty as the R35TT.com representative to let you guys know that R35TT.com is the GT-R specific site for SP Engineering! Hope you guys feel safer knowing that we have an amazing tech team and great service to back up a site dedicated to the baddest car around!
Your almost 2 years later!
 

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Sorry to bump this dead post, but I believe it is my duty as the R35TT.com representative to let you guys know that R35TT.com is the GT-R specific site for SP Engineering! Hope you guys feel safer knowing that we have an amazing tech team and great service to back up a site dedicated to the baddest car around!
I can and without hesitation vouch for eddies statement. I have purchased many parts including new Oem block, new Oem crank, Oem bearings, along with many other parts for a complete build from R35tt.com great prices and prompt delivery. This is in fact sp engineering top tier might i add.
 

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I can and without hesitation vouch for eddies statement. I have purchased many parts including new Oem block, new Oem crank, Oem bearings, along with many other parts for a complete build from R35tt.com great prices and prompt delivery. This is in fact sp engineering top tier might i add.
+1...

Awhile back, I bought a 102mm Titek exhaust system from R35TT.com/SPE and the service was great.
 

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Thanks for the support guys! I hope to see more orders, with more confidence. It's funny because I've had some MAJOR companies call in and ask where we're located, who we are, etc... and when I tell them ...?... We are SP Engineering... they laugh in shock! R35TT.com is FULLY operated and backed by SP Engineering guys! Have trust and have a great time seeing our website grow!
 

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If I may make a suggestion Eddie... Have the items show in stock or lead time... You'd see much more impulse purchases for things that show in-stock. And it separates you from the competition.

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Old thread yes I know. But as it has kinda picked up. I ordered a couple things from them before Christmas and everything went more the smoothly and great customer service. Will defiantly be doing business with them again.
 
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