Alberta Supra Club  

All Albums / Galleries Timeslip Database
Go Back   Alberta Supra Club > Member Galleries > Supra Club Member Rides

Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Unread 10-10-2016, 09:30 PM   #141
YYCSupra
Senior Member
 
YYCSupra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Calgary
Posts: 218
Figured out why my passenger side headlight motor kicked the bucket!

__________________
Past
1987 Toyota Supra, Pearl White, Turbo, Targa w/ Burgundy Leather
1990 Toyota Supra, Black w/ Burgundy Pearl, Turbo, Targa w/ Grey Leather
1964.5 Ford Mustang
Present
1991 Toyota Supra 1JZ Red w/ Grey Interior
2012 Toyota Highlander Limited
2013 Honda Accord V6
YYCSupra is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 04-09-2017, 05:31 PM   #142
YYCSupra
Senior Member
 
YYCSupra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Calgary
Posts: 218
Bought myself a little something, something!!! Hoping to get it installed this month!

DM Billet 59mm turbo



2.5" Intercooler piping kit
YYCSupra is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-26-2017, 01:45 PM   #143
YYCSupra
Senior Member
 
YYCSupra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Calgary
Posts: 218
Well, got the turbo kit installed about a month ago however I've run into some odd running issues. I may have had these issues prior to going single, however I can now diagnose things better now that I have an AFR gauge. Car ran great for first week, but then started to get some crazy AFR readings (really rich or really really lean at idle). If I unplug my O2 sensor and just run off the ECU settings, the car runs fantastic! Car is at the shop getting that diagnosed. Hopefully it's just a wiring thing for my O2 sensor.

Other than that, looking forward to driving the car more regularly. One piece of advice I can give to anyone else looking to go single turbo...unless you can do most of the custom work yourself, you're probably better off to pay more (maybe even double) for parts that are dedicated to your model car. I'm happy with the work that was done on my car, but wish I bought a fitted intercooler and piping.
__________________
Past
1987 Toyota Supra, Pearl White, Turbo, Targa w/ Burgundy Leather
1990 Toyota Supra, Black w/ Burgundy Pearl, Turbo, Targa w/ Grey Leather
1964.5 Ford Mustang
Present
1991 Toyota Supra 1JZ Red w/ Grey Interior
2012 Toyota Highlander Limited
2013 Honda Accord V6
YYCSupra is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-26-2017, 03:03 PM   #144
Grandavi
Senior Member
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: SE Calgary
Posts: 1,809
Send a message via MSN to Grandavi Send a message via Skype™ to Grandavi
I hear you. I saved money by buying used setups and ended up paying more in the end to replace trashed pieces, missing parts and reconditioning the setup. Cheating out rarely works unless your a wizard at modifications.
__________________
MY BUILD THREAD
http://supraclub.ca/forums/showthread.php?t=4672

Grandavi is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-27-2017, 08:12 AM   #145
Dan_Gyoba
Senior Member
 
Dan_Gyoba's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Edmonton
Posts: 3,763
Send a message via ICQ to Dan_Gyoba Send a message via Yahoo to Dan_Gyoba Send a message via Skype™ to Dan_Gyoba
Congrats on getting the car out to drive. Good luck with getting the AFR stuff nailed down. Are you then running off of a wideband?

Having my car out for the first time in 3 years feels great, too!
__________________
In theory, there's no difference between theory and practice, but in practice, there is.

'89NA-T, 499,XXX kms
Part-out in process, RIP

'90T, 289,XXX kms
What I need to fix:
Stereo construction needed.
7M-GTE needs to be broken in
Should install Walbro fuel pump

eBay F1 clutch pics.
NA-T engine swap pics
Driftmotion Action Stage 3 clutch pics
Dan_Gyoba is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 08-13-2017, 11:09 PM   #146
YYCSupra
Senior Member
 
YYCSupra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Location: Calgary
Posts: 218
Car is driving great. The AFR issues were caused from the heat melting the wires to my O2 sensor. They had to extend the wiring and used a different 3 wire O2 sensor and the wires melted together. Once that was fixed it starting running well again.

That's awesome you have your car out Dan. I know that feeling.
__________________
Past
1987 Toyota Supra, Pearl White, Turbo, Targa w/ Burgundy Leather
1990 Toyota Supra, Black w/ Burgundy Pearl, Turbo, Targa w/ Grey Leather
1964.5 Ford Mustang
Present
1991 Toyota Supra 1JZ Red w/ Grey Interior
2012 Toyota Highlander Limited
2013 Honda Accord V6
YYCSupra is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
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 04:22 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.