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Postby smog7 » Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:32 pm

hey, new st185 owner here. its a 90 model with 141,xxx. i bought the car off of xeladur. well yeah right now i want to get everything in perfect running condition. seems like im going to need to get a whole new gasket kit for the car.. any ideas? im not looking for anything special just something that will work. also anyone know where i can get a car manual? ill get some pictures up of the car and some of its problems tomorrow.
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Postby maxaud » Tue Oct 03, 2006 4:53 pm

congrats on the new ride.
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Postby jlspec » Tue Oct 03, 2006 5:47 pm

You mean the factory manual right? If so I have an extra one if you like.
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Postby smog7 » Wed Oct 04, 2006 12:06 am

jlspec wrote:You mean the factory manual right? If so I have an extra one if you like.


heck yes... for a 1990 model right? how much do you want for it?
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Postby jlspec » Wed Oct 04, 2006 12:22 am

How about $8 shipped via Priority mail?
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Postby smog7 » Wed Oct 04, 2006 5:25 pm

also, my motor is completely stock and has 141,xxx miles on it.... what should i be looking for as to replace first? should i get a bov first since the cars never came with one? or should i just wait and invest in a whole new turbo? also anyone know where i can get a complete gasket kit?
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Postby jlspec » Wed Oct 04, 2006 5:35 pm

Gasket kit, at your local Toyota Dealer or http://www.1sttoyotaparts.com/.
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Postby smog7 » Wed Oct 04, 2006 6:01 pm

here it is
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Postby smog7 » Wed Oct 04, 2006 6:55 pm

some of the things i need to fix....
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Postby TomsGT4 » Wed Oct 04, 2006 8:21 pm

Damn, I really like those wheels!
Can I have them? :D
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Postby smog7 » Wed Oct 04, 2006 8:24 pm

anyone know of a good shit ball? i think the last one in the car broke off or something....
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Postby maxaud » Wed Oct 04, 2006 10:08 pm

a what?
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Postby Gary » Wed Oct 04, 2006 11:11 pm

alltrac7 wrote:anyone know of a good shit ball? i think the last one in the car broke off or something....

"F" was missing. :lol:
TWM sells a nice shift knob.
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Postby smog7 » Thu Oct 05, 2006 2:55 am

alltrac7 wrote:anyone know of a good shit ball? i think the last one in the car broke off or something....


wow that was awesome, sorry about that, yeah a shift knob
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Postby maxaud » Thu Oct 05, 2006 3:26 am

alltrac7 wrote:
alltrac7 wrote:anyone know of a good shit ball? i think the last one in the car broke off or something....


wow that was awesome, sorry about that, yeah a shift knob


way to make an entrance. I personally would like to get a TRD shift knob for my car but I'm broke so that wont happen anytime soon.
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