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Old 03-01-2015, 02:25 PM
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Blew my engine

I have a 08 g37s 6mt and i blew my engine last fall. Mods on the car when it blew...
stillen gen 3s
gtm resonated tp's
exhaust depot y pipe
fujitsubo exhaust .... no tune
i just did my brakes with stoptech slotted rotors stainless lines, hp plus pads , fourtune auto coils with swift springs , hotchkis sways , whiteline endlinks... i hve a full spc camber kit waiting to be installed still

i want to fix the car and was considering the following options

1. oem engine + new clutch - cost 5-8k same power
2. ls swap cost 8k +
3. rb or 2jz
4. return the car to stock and sell it / part it for nothing get something new

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Old 03-01-2015, 08:36 PM
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LS1 swap, hell yes.
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Old 03-01-2015, 08:57 PM
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Pretty sure someone's going to ask. How did you blow the engine??
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Old 03-01-2015, 10:12 PM
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Originally Posted by quakerroatmeal View Post
Pretty sure someone's going to ask. How did you blow the engine??

+111111

for real, how does a n/a engine blow, you run no oil or something
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Old 03-01-2015, 10:54 PM
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Gimme dem gen3s lol
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Old 03-01-2015, 11:24 PM
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LS Swap +1
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Old 03-01-2015, 11:47 PM
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Another +1 for LS swap. Who quoted you 8k? It'll be hell of a lot more.
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Old 03-02-2015, 09:32 AM
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in for the story
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Old 03-02-2015, 11:09 AM
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I'll get the nonsense speculation started.....

He tried to downshift multiple gears, slammed on the gas pedal, the computer couldn't compensate or.....maybe there was a tune.

In all seriousness, when I first saw the thread I thought "aww chit", but after reading....I have the same question, "how?"

In either case, good luck
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Old 03-02-2015, 11:32 AM
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Rb- swap ftw
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Old 03-02-2015, 01:01 PM
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Did it buy you dinner first?
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Old 03-02-2015, 02:21 PM
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My guess? Drain oil and change filter. Put drain plug back in. GF calls and bitches/whines about something or other and distracts the poor man. Gets back in car and drives forgetting to do the oil fill. That'll do it...
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Old 03-02-2015, 04:27 PM
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Too much naaaaaaaaawzzz lol
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Old 03-06-2015, 12:18 PM
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i've got a G37 motor for you 58k on it
long tube headers, intake, pulley, aftermarket clutch and flywheel
and im willing to ship
and i dont want 5k haha
text me

914-382-2116
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Old 03-06-2015, 07:55 PM
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LS1 swap. Do it.
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