×
Search (23 Feb 2018)

A trial enhanced search facility has been enabled. Please use the Google Custom Search above.

× Are you building a Mud Monster or a Pavement Princess??
If so you can have your own thread in this section.
This section on other websites has led to arguments and contention. People are posting pictures of their pride and joy and therefore CONSTRUCTIVE comments only please!

Turbo Jimny

More
24 Apr 2016 21:07 #165762 by Keithy
Turbo Jimny was created by Keithy
Some may recall me scrounging/acquiring a Silver Jimny from Steve in Tenby with a view to modifying it a little....Turbo, Lift, Big tyres, body kit....maybe some other stuff :D

So I've made a start this weekend.....manifold on turbo on just needs lots of pipes and stuff to arrive this week.





The following user(s) said Thank You: Mr.m.y

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
24 Apr 2016 21:23 #165763 by minibbb
Replied by minibbb on topic Turbo Jimny
I love the idea of it! Hope it works out ok and doesn't go bang ha!

How's the rest of the car? All solid?

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
24 Apr 2016 21:30 #165764 by Keithy
Replied by Keithy on topic Turbo Jimny

minibbb wrote: I love the idea of it! Hope it works out ok and doesn't go bang ha!

How's the rest of the car? All solid?


Go bang...hush your mouth! :D

The cars not too bad....later I'll look at the rear floor and see how I feel....It's been "welded" previously, might just fit a new one so it can be more spacious inside....and a level load space is always nice.
The following user(s) said Thank You: FUS30N

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
25 Apr 2016 05:50 #165771 by Lambert
Replied by Lambert on topic Turbo Jimny
How much boost are you looking at? Will you be getting the fensport turbo head gasket and their other goodies for a few extra horses and more reliability?

It's not a Jimny. It's my Jimny

Mooo said Ermintrude (black)
Boing said Zebedee (blue automatic)
Hello said Florence (silver gv 2.4)

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

  • Dave cc
  • Visitor
  • Visitor
25 Apr 2016 17:35 #165801 by Dave cc
Replied by Dave cc on topic Turbo Jimny
HW are you planning to control the fueling ?

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
25 Apr 2016 20:52 #165818 by Keithy
Replied by Keithy on topic Turbo Jimny

11/60 wrote: How much boost are you looking at? Will you be getting the fensport turbo head gasket and their other goodies for a few extra horses and more reliability?

Oh damn the £310 head gasket is out of stock.... I could just about buy a Megasquirt and control the fuelling for that :D

This is a low budget low boost project....not chasing power that's for the younger generation.....just a little extra for the big motorway hills.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

  • Dave cc
  • Visitor
  • Visitor
25 Apr 2016 21:34 #165819 by Dave cc
Replied by Dave cc on topic Turbo Jimny
Would just be concerned it may run lean under boost

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
26 Apr 2016 09:56 #165835 by Mr.m.y
Replied by Mr.m.y on topic Turbo Jimny
What about using Greddy - E-Manage is cheaper

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
26 Apr 2016 20:58 #165871 by Keithy
Replied by Keithy on topic Turbo Jimny

Dave cc wrote: Would just be concerned it may run lean under boost

Just doing the mechanicals for now....I'm looking at a Megasquirt with knock sensing WB lambda etc but I have no funds for that right now.....I've a plan for funds though ;-)

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
26 Apr 2016 21:01 #165872 by Keithy
Replied by Keithy on topic Turbo Jimny

Mr.m.y wrote: What about using Greddy - E-Manage is cheaper

It needs to have a large user base for it to be do-able for me....I'm determined not to get too deeply involved with new projects.

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
04 May 2016 14:44 #166231 by Mr.m.y
Replied by Mr.m.y on topic Turbo Jimny
Do you need to upgrade the fuel pump and injectors ?

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

More
12 May 2016 16:15 #166653 by the_goshawker
Replied by the_goshawker on topic Turbo Jimny
Any updates, been looking forward to this one :huh:

2003 Silver Suzuki Jimny Falconer Edition...
OZ Alloys...
215 75 15 Toyo open Country...
SolarPlexus Rear Tints...
K&N Panel Filter...
Rear Upper Spoiler..
www.jimny.se/index.php/forum?viewic&cati...d=56189&limitstart=0

Please Log in or Create an account to join the conversation.

Time to create page: 0.092 seconds
Powered by Kunena Forum

I hope you enjoy using this forum. Please consider making a donation towards the upkeep of this forum website.