Zilvia.net Forums | Nissan 240SX (Silvia) and Z (Fairlady) Car Forum

Go Back   Zilvia.net Forums | Nissan 240SX (Silvia) and Z (Fairlady) Car Forum > General > Chat

Chat General Discussion About The Nissan 240SX and Nissan Z Cars


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 07-02-2018, 01:36 PM   #1
oldman_KA_T
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: NC
Posts: 42
Trader Rating: (0)
oldman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enough
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
This is where JDM engines come from...










oldman_KA_T is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old 07-02-2018, 01:57 PM   #2
jumpman2334
Zilvia Addict
 
jumpman2334's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: SHOW ME WHAT YOU GOT
Posts: 678
Trader Rating: (1)
jumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to alljumpman2334 is a name known to all
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
I hate to break it to you, but yes, jdm engines come from jdm spec cars. just like USDM engines come from USDM cars.


crazy, right?!
jumpman2334 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 02:34 PM   #3
oldman_KA_T
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: NC
Posts: 42
Trader Rating: (0)
oldman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enough
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
yes, crushing clean cars so that some kids beat 240 can get a sr seems like a perfectly logical thing to do.
oldman_KA_T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 03:02 PM   #4
FaLKoN240
Super Moderator
 
FaLKoN240's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 16,198
Trader Rating: (72)
FaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 72 reviews
That car was so clean
__________________

Best way to do business with me? Make your best offer FIRST.
FaLKoN240 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 03:19 PM   #5
AscendaShogun
Premium Member
 
AscendaShogun's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Age: 23
Posts: 311
Trader Rating: (3)
AscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the rough
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Owning a car like this in japan is not a cheap nor easy process. Every 2 years we have JCI and inspection, parts are harder and more expensive and you canít just run aftermarket shit. Theyíre super picky about loads of things and sometimes itís just easier to sell / scrap it than fork out hundreds to thousands of $ (in this case. 10s of thousands of •) just to keep an old, beat ass Silvia, running. Iíve had my Silvia for about 6 weeks now and itís still not registered. I had to fork a ton of money for new LCAs / bushings / gaskets and I havenít even started with Insurance or the other maintenance I have to do. Oil and gas are also pretty expensive out here and itís a pain in the ass to drive...anywhere really. Driving down the street to a restaurant maybe 2 miles away could be a 3 hour ordeal.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
__________________
SuperRadDriftyFranz
'88 S13 Silvia

Quote:
Originally Posted by LockOn! View Post
decrepit teenage shitsleds
Quote:
Originally Posted by LoSt180 View Post
"Cut my springs, car is bouncy, will a camber kit help?"
AscendaShogun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 04:46 PM   #6
oldman_KA_T
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: NC
Posts: 42
Trader Rating: (0)
oldman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enough
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by AscendaShogun View Post
Owning a car like this in japan is not a cheap nor easy process. Every 2 years we have JCI and inspection, parts are harder and more expensive and you can’t just run aftermarket shit. They’re super picky about loads of things and sometimes it’s just easier to sell / scrap it than fork out hundreds to thousands of $ (in this case. 10s of thousands of •) just to keep an old, beat ass Silvia, running. I’ve had my Silvia for about 6 weeks now and it’s still not registered. I had to fork a ton of money for new LCAs / bushings / gaskets and I haven’t even started with Insurance or the other maintenance I have to do. Oil and gas are also pretty expensive out here and it’s a pain in the ass to drive...anywhere really. Driving down the street to a restaurant maybe 2 miles away could be a 3 hour ordeal.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
yes, that is why they do it... but they probably get what? $1,000 for the car? i know that most of the ones that get stripped are owned by average joes not enthusiasts, but still. they could at least take the doors, interior, subframes, ect out. too bad they aren't imported and sold at reasonable prices.
oldman_KA_T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 05:54 PM   #7
dorkidori_s13
The Marketplace Mod
 
dorkidori_s13's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Age: 36
Posts: 6,808
Trader Rating: (40)
dorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfectiondorkidori_s13 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 40 reviews
Send a message via AIM to dorkidori_s13
Quote:
Originally Posted by AscendaShogun View Post
Owning a car like this in japan is not a cheap nor easy process. Every 2 years we have JCI and inspection, parts are harder and more expensive and you canít just run aftermarket shit. Theyíre super picky about loads of things and sometimes itís just easier to sell / scrap it than fork out hundreds to thousands of $ (in this case. 10s of thousands of •) just to keep an old, beat ass Silvia, running. Iíve had my Silvia for about 6 weeks now and itís still not registered. I had to fork a ton of money for new LCAs / bushings / gaskets and I havenít even started with Insurance or the other maintenance I have to do. Oil and gas are also pretty expensive out here and itís a pain in the ass to drive...anywhere really. Driving down the street to a restaurant maybe 2 miles away could be a 3 hour ordeal.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
so how does one manage to keep an older car thats modified?
__________________


Bought something from me??? POST A REVIEW HERE!!!
dorkidori_s13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 05:59 PM   #8
AscendaShogun
Premium Member
 
AscendaShogun's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Age: 23
Posts: 311
Trader Rating: (3)
AscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the rough
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by oldman_KA_T View Post
yes, that is why they do it... but they probably get what? $1,000 for the car? i know that most of the ones that get stripped are owned by average joes not enthusiasts, but still. they could at least take the doors, interior, subframes, ect out. too bad they aren't imported and sold at reasonable prices.


Could. Most of the people who own them are older or donít have the knowledge / care. They take what they can get and move on. When you can buy an 03 Skyline 350GT for $3500 why waste the time?

Quote:
Originally Posted by dorkidori_s13 View Post
so how does one manage to keep an older car thats modified?

A lot of effort. I know most of us in the military just put bandaid/bullshit stuff to bring it back to basically stock. But things like aftermarket / extended arms and any suspension welds that donít look factory are a HUGE no go.

As far as shops and such most of the race/track/drift whatever cars get temp plates if they arenít trailered to the track. (Those are the red slash plates) and even thatís a fucking hassle because theyíre only good for 5 days and town hall throws a fit if theyíre not back. But all in all itís not that hard if you have some cash and knowledge.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
__________________
SuperRadDriftyFranz
'88 S13 Silvia

Quote:
Originally Posted by LockOn! View Post
decrepit teenage shitsleds
Quote:
Originally Posted by LoSt180 View Post
"Cut my springs, car is bouncy, will a camber kit help?"
AscendaShogun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 03:20 PM   #9
simmode1
Post Whore!
 
simmode1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Addison, TX
Posts: 5,455
Trader Rating: (0)
simmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via Yahoo to simmode1
I guess whole front clips are a thing of the past, huh?
__________________
"Simplicity is the key to brilliance." - Bruce Lee
simmode1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 08:01 PM   #10
feito
Nissanaholic!
 
feito's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,660
Trader Rating: (1)
feito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond reputefeito has a reputation beyond repute
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
a hardtop... make it stop, PLEASE!!
__________________
Tuners are big bullies
feito is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 10:16 PM   #11
Standard
Premium Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Milwaukee
Age: 28
Posts: 721
Trader Rating: (10)
Standard is just really niceStandard is just really niceStandard is just really niceStandard is just really niceStandard is just really niceStandard is just really niceStandard is just really niceStandard is just really nice
Feedback Score: 10 reviews
May I ask where you came across these photos? Not gonna lie it's pretty sad to see such a clean s-chassis meet its demise like this, reminds me of a poacher doing awful things to an endangered animal to harvest and sell its valuable organs
Standard is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-02-2018, 11:21 PM   #12
fivepointnine
 
Join Date: Jul 2018
Location: Georgia
Posts: 4
Trader Rating: (0)
fivepointnine is an unknown quantity at this point
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
That makes me sad, but having been to Japan a few times and having friends that live there I understand it takes a lot to keep older cars on the road, my car was almost showroom fresh when it came over in 2015, and its a 1988!
fivepointnine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 12:31 AM   #13
240KA
Zilvia Addict
 
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: OK
Age: 34
Posts: 754
Trader Rating: (6)
240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice240KA is just really nice
Feedback Score: 6 reviews
any idea on roughly how much the salvage yards over there buys these things for?

let's just say a $1000 since someone up top said that....$1000 + $5000 to ship it (i'm totally pulling that figure out my ass) = $6000 stateside; sell for $7000?

i mean obviously that's what import shops here are doing, but i'm trying to think about it from the perspective of how we could save these things since they're so costly to own in japan.

i guess it also depends on what kinda profit margins these import shops are working with and if there's as much demand for these silvias here.
240KA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 03:02 AM   #14
AscendaShogun
Premium Member
 
AscendaShogun's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Arizona
Age: 23
Posts: 311
Trader Rating: (3)
AscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the roughAscendaShogun is a jewel in the rough
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
Now Iím saying itís difficult. Not impossible. Obv thereís people who do it. I do it. Itís a labour of love.

Thereís a lot of issues with ďsave the S ChassisĒ that come to mind. But I wonít get into it with yíall.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
__________________
SuperRadDriftyFranz
'88 S13 Silvia

Quote:
Originally Posted by LockOn! View Post
decrepit teenage shitsleds
Quote:
Originally Posted by LoSt180 View Post
"Cut my springs, car is bouncy, will a camber kit help?"
AscendaShogun is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 08:04 AM   #15
tuzzio
Premium Member
 
tuzzio's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Western Mass.
Posts: 1,851
Trader Rating: (3)
tuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud oftuzzio has much to be proud of
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
I'm surprised how many people feel some sort of way about this. Where did you guys think the importers getting containers full of used engines come from?

Everyone in japan walking into the dealer to buy a full long block, just cause their original was running great?
tuzzio is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 10:38 AM   #16
FaLKoN240
Super Moderator
 
FaLKoN240's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: SF Bay Area
Posts: 16,198
Trader Rating: (72)
FaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfectionFaLKoN240 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 72 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by tuzzio View Post
I'm surprised how many people feel some sort of way about this. Where did you guys think the importers getting containers full of used engines come from?

Everyone in japan walking into the dealer to buy a full long block, just cause their original was running great?
I think it's like the initial shock you get when you see how we get our meat.
__________________

Best way to do business with me? Make your best offer FIRST.
FaLKoN240 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 11:13 AM   #17
[240sx]
Zilvia Junkie
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Highdesert
Posts: 540
Trader Rating: (1)
[240sx] has a spectacular aura about[240sx] has a spectacular aura about[240sx] has a spectacular aura about[240sx] has a spectacular aura about[240sx] has a spectacular aura about[240sx] has a spectacular aura about
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by tuzzio View Post
Where did you guys think the importers getting containers full of used engines come from?
I used to think they came from wrecked, or seized vehicles.

Sent from my SM-G930P using Tapatalk
[240sx] is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 10:53 AM   #18
EJ8 944
Zilvia Junkie
 
EJ8 944's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: UT
Age: 30
Posts: 548
Trader Rating: (8)
EJ8 944 is an unknown quantity at this point
Feedback Score: 8 reviews
Here's the issue, everyone wants to receive a great and well maintained engine when they purchase one but, those don't usually come from unmaintained crappy cars. Maybe some fall through the cracks via accidents and what not, but I think generally speaking good engines come from good cars.

Think of how many SR swapped cars are in the US and then think of how many Silvia's had to of been dismantled and scrapped because of our appetite for these motors.
EJ8 944 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-04-2018, 03:29 PM   #19
Croustibat
Nissanaholic!
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: France - Toulouse
Age: 38
Posts: 1,847
Trader Rating: (0)
Croustibat is an unknown quantity at this point
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by EJ8 944 View Post
Here's the issue, everyone wants to receive a great and well maintained engine when they purchase one but, those don't usually come from unmaintained crappy cars. Maybe some fall through the cracks via accidents and what not, but I think generally speaking good engines come from good cars.

Think of how many SR swapped cars are in the US and then think of how many Silvia's had to of been dismantled and scrapped because of our appetite for these motors.
I have honestly never seen a JDM import engine being in any other state then "ready to rebuild".

The last RB i saw had its cylinders full of water and rust. They are a good starting point and thats it. Do not expect to just swap them and be done with them.
Croustibat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2018, 10:01 AM   #20
simmode1
Post Whore!
 
simmode1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Addison, TX
Posts: 5,455
Trader Rating: (0)
simmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via Yahoo to simmode1
Quote:
Originally Posted by Croustibat View Post
I have honestly never seen a JDM import engine being in any other state then "ready to rebuild".

The last RB i saw had its cylinders full of water and rust. They are a good starting point and thats it. Do not expect to just swap them and be done with them.
Ouch. I knew there was trash floating around but damn, I didn't know it was this bad. Sure that wasn't a Fukushima motor?

That's just a another reason to pick LSx or build a USDM 2J monster. If you're gonna have to rebuild anyway, why not start with something inherently superior?
__________________
"Simplicity is the key to brilliance." - Bruce Lee
simmode1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-05-2018, 03:44 PM   #21
brndck
Premium Member
 
brndck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: costa mesa, ca
Age: 36
Posts: 10,630
Trader Rating: (122)
brndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 122 reviews
Send a message via AIM to brndck
Quote:
Originally Posted by Croustibat View Post
I have honestly never seen a JDM import engine being in any other state then "ready to rebuild".

The last RB i saw had its cylinders full of water and rust. They are a good starting point and thats it. Do not expect to just swap them and be done with them.
I've been fairly lucky with mine, but we've also been picky, and the last one my brother and I got for his frontier, the importer fired it up for us before we bought it. they had a fuel pump in a bucket, and we did a compression test and then ran the engine just to make sure. granted, not everyone has the opportunity to visit their importer in person, but there are still good engines available.

I definitely agree that it is WISE to assume that the engine you're getting will need a refresh. New water pump, bearings, even rings and head gasket/head studs aren't bad ideas to toss in.
__________________

http://outslidersandsmokeproduce.blogspot.com/
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mannykiller View Post
it'll fit JANK.. and no one likes Jank except Broke ass zilvians.
brndck is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-09-2018, 02:02 PM   #22
Malik
Nissanaholic!
 
Malik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Queens, NY
Posts: 1,728
Trader Rating: (0)
Malik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymoreMalik is not welcome here anymore
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by brndck View Post
I definitely agree that it is WISE to assume that the engine you're getting will need a refresh. New water pump, bearings, even rings and head gasket/head studs aren't bad ideas to toss in.
definitely the correct approach.
Malik is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2018, 12:01 PM   #23
pacotaco345
Zilvia FREAK!
 
pacotaco345's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: SoCal/Ft Worth TX
Age: 25
Posts: 1,482
Trader Rating: (4)
pacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant futurepacotaco345 has a brilliant future
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by Malik View Post
definitely the correct approach.
I always thought the correct approach was never to open the motor and beat the living piss out of it like the do in Japan. Once you crack the seal you let the magic out.
__________________
pacotaco345 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2018, 02:50 PM   #24
FRpilot
Premium Member
 
FRpilot's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Fremont, CA
Posts: 4,920
Trader Rating: (12)
FRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond reputeFRpilot has a reputation beyond repute
Feedback Score: 12 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by EJ8 944 View Post
Think of how many SR swapped cars are in the US and then think of how many Silvia's had to of been dismantled and scrapped because of our appetite for these motors.

I was going to reply right after OP created this thread and to not be so shocked because it's the same thing going on with other items people desire but have to destroy something that's working perfectly fine to extract that item. My example was elephant tusks and rhino horns.
__________________



Quote:
Originally Posted by ixfxi View Post
remember, people on this forum are STUPID. use your common sense.
FRpilot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 12:09 PM   #25
simmode1
Post Whore!
 
simmode1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Addison, TX
Posts: 5,455
Trader Rating: (0)
simmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfectionsimmode1 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via Yahoo to simmode1
I've always known they came from hacked up cars ever since SCC first started their Project Silvia that launched the whole craze over here.

But I assumed that the days of low mileage, good quality motors were long gone. I just there might still be some over there, waiting till the day somebody tows it over to the junk yard like such trash.
__________________
"Simplicity is the key to brilliance." - Bruce Lee
simmode1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-11-2018, 10:16 AM   #26
ZenkiKid
Post Whore!
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Nowhere
Age: 29
Posts: 3,145
Trader Rating: (9)
ZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud ofZenkiKid has much to be proud of
Feedback Score: 9 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by simmode1 View Post
I've always known they came from hacked up cars ever since SCC first started their Project Silvia that launched the whole craze over here.
IMO the coolest build theyve ever done.
ZenkiKid is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 12:55 PM   #27
Future240
Super Moderator
 
Future240's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: GA
Age: 31
Posts: 12,124
Trader Rating: (14)
Future240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfectionFuture240 is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 14 reviews
Send a message via AIM to Future240 Send a message via MSN to Future240 Send a message via Yahoo to Future240
SR prices have jumped. Years ago I remember S14 sr's were 2400, now they are upwards of 3500. Supply and demand I suppose.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by ThatGuy
Your opinions mean nothing to me, and you can both go fuck yourselves..
My food, mead, beer, liqour and wine blog
http://eatdrinkmanwife.blogspot.com/
Stop by read and article and comment.
Future240 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 02:08 PM   #28
brndck
Premium Member
 
brndck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: costa mesa, ca
Age: 36
Posts: 10,630
Trader Rating: (122)
brndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfectionbrndck is close to perfection
Feedback Score: 122 reviews
Send a message via AIM to brndck
you probably don't wanna know where these come from then, do you???
__________________

http://outslidersandsmokeproduce.blogspot.com/
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mannykiller View Post
it'll fit JANK.. and no one likes Jank except Broke ass zilvians.
brndck is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 03:49 PM   #29
oldman_KA_T
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: NC
Posts: 42
Trader Rating: (0)
oldman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enougholdman_KA_T will become famous soon enough
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by brndck View Post
you probably don't wanna know where these come from then, do you???
i can just buy over-the-counter laxatives for cheaper. wouldn't be caught dead in starbucks.
oldman_KA_T is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-03-2018, 04:12 PM   #30
JC831
Zilvia Junkie
 
JC831's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: VIP in hell
Age: 25
Posts: 587
Trader Rating: (5)
JC831 is making a name for him/her selfJC831 is making a name for him/her self
Feedback Score: 5 reviews
everyone that does a swap from now on should pour one out in respect.
JC831 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:45 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors
Copyright © 1998 - 2015, Zilvia.netô