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Re: Saika: 2012 Track Slut

Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2012 2:23 pm
by Yoshi
It's a toad that when it comes on tv, hypnotizes everyone to do what he says. Sach is trying to make you bend to his will.

Saika: 2012 Track Slut

Posted: Mon Nov 19, 2012 3:14 pm
by HerNameIsSway
Ah gotcha. Yeah I'm looking for a replacement now...

Re: Saika: 2012 Track Slut

Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2012 5:03 pm
by Jazpin
Go talk to Ueo about how he did this in case your wheel comes off again :P


Saika: 2012 Track Slut

Posted: Wed Dec 19, 2012 6:38 pm
by HerNameIsSway
What?

Re: Saika: 2012 Track Slut

Posted: Thu Dec 20, 2012 12:16 am
by Jazpin
3 wheel drift bro, lol.

Re: Saika: 2012 Track Slut

Posted: Mon Jan 21, 2013 2:52 am
by HerNameIsSway
I havent touched my car since I loaded it up on the trailer to bow out of 100 DoD early. Yeah, it had been sitting on the trailer for 6 weeks and had 3 flat tires, lol.

Finally got it off the trailer last weekend and took some pics.

Rising sun against the setting sun.
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Saika and Sway
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The hideously growing windshield crack
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New project in progress, Ford 8.8 LSD disc rear from an Exploder because at some point I am going to get more power and AE86 axles are too weak to deal with and Supra axles are stupid rare to find. If I wrecked with one I'd be down for like 2 years to look for another, so dependability is off the charts low. Hoping to have this Ford rear shipped off to a shop to get the 4-link Toyota mounts welded on and have one side shortened to have a centered diff.

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Re: Saika: 2013 Pro Drift Car

Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 1:21 am
by HerNameIsSway
Just fired her up one last time with a bone stock 4age:
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Ready to donate the 4age to Riley:
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Already stripped the bay too fast. Cooling and half the wiring disconnected already.
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Kinda sucks that Riley takes too long for the layers of paint to dry, heh.

Plans:

- Strip car
- Pull cracked windshield
- Paint interior/cage
- Fix dents/wreck damage
- Repaint the red part of the car
- Rebuild 4agze with bigger supercharger
- Get Ford 8.8 rear built and installed, getting it delivered to a shop in MD next week to get the axle housing shortened and the 4 link mounts fabbed.

Deadline: May 2013.

Re: Saika: 2013 Pro Drift Car

Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 7:58 am
by Yoshi
so no cage in new car? no tandem this year?

Re: Saika: 2013 Pro Drift Car

Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 10:06 pm
by HerNameIsSway
Yoshi wrote:so no cage in new car?
I'm pretty sure I'll end up getting a cage for Riley. If so, I'll get that cage put in closer to May.
Yoshi wrote:no tandem this year?
My Saika project deadline is May, so I hope to be tandeming in either car by that time.

Re: Saika: 2013 Pro Drift Car

Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 11:45 pm
by HerNameIsSway
Got a little bit of progress done, like 15 minutes last night, and about 2 hours before I went to work today.

- Driveshaft removed
- Trans fluid drained
- Trans mount unbolted
- Exhaust downpipe removed
- Fuel line disconnected
- Most of the wiring harness disconnected for engine removal

I'm pretty much set to pull the engine out Saturday! Hoping to start washing the engine and get some seals replaced.

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