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Lsx Toyota MR2 build

This is a discussion on Lsx Toyota MR2 build within the Domestics and Foreigns forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; I got a 5.3 and did a basic three wire and re flashed the ecu and got it running. This ...

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    Lsx Toyota MR2 build

    I got a 5.3 and did a basic three wire and re flashed the ecu and got it running. This is a mid engine setup so I installed a ls1 intake manifold backwards. Here is a vid of the wiring process




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    Here it is stuffed in the MR2




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    Here is how I crammed it in




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    Here are some pictures


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    Here is how I stuffed the LSX in the car



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    very cool project and I'll have nightmares now after seeing that wiring.
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    Here is a pic of the LSX in the MR2


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    Here is the trans axle I will be using for the build



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    Now there was no chance of using the stock Toyota subframe. Time to start fabricating



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    this thing is going to be insane

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    Now to fit the Porsche shifter box


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    All this work was done to recess the assembly further down. I got the shifter cables hooked up and it shifts perfectly


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    This is the Porsche sway bar fitted on to my custom subframe. Now it's time to make a firewall


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    you've got skills. That piece looks like it came from the factory that way.

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