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Well..

I found one.

A pretty good condition 1992 Toyota Celica GT-S. Excited to start working on it!

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Already working on it! Getting it smogged either tomorrow or Friday!

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||Engine: 5S-FE - 156k miles
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ooo looks nice. good paint and stuff. you going to put the parts from your st to this? like the hood

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ooo looks nice. good paint and stuff. you going to put the parts from your st to this? like the hood
Yeah, I'm pretty sure I am.
Only thing I'm thinking is I don't want the ST to look like crap when I sell it, nor I want my GT-S to have two colors, lol.

So I need to figure some stuff out.

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And.. the engine is out.




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Did they drop the engine out the bottom
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Did they drop the engine out the bottom
Don't think so, but I believe they removed the tranny too.

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Just checking when I pulled my engine and tranny it was easy right out the top so I was curious if there was an easier way
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Just checking when I pulled my engine and tranny it was easy right out the top so I was curious if there was an easier way
Ah! Gotcha.

Some more pictures.. its getting there.













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Why did you pull the engine ?
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Why did you pull the engine ?
Fixing absolutely everything to ensure there's no leaks or anything for a looonnngg time.

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