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4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby UtahSleeper » Thu Sep 18, 2014 6:24 pm

Has anyone her attempted to do the wiring for this engine into a st165?

Or is the wiring that different between the st185 and 165?

Just trying to do my research and gather everything in 1 spot :)
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby msanders2 » Thu Sep 18, 2014 9:20 pm

I am in the process of doing a gen4 3sgte swap on my st165. I sent my engine harness and my 165 harness to wiregap. Doug does great work, plug and play turn key, no guessing around. $450 sounds like a lot, but it saves you a world of head ache. I haven't got my harness back yet, I will post up when I do. I have seen his work and it's is great.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby UtahSleeper » Fri Sep 19, 2014 4:42 pm

Any idea when you will get it back? What is the estimated turn around time from sending to receiving the finished product?
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby msanders2 » Fri Sep 19, 2014 5:24 pm

You will just have to call him and ask what his workload is. When I called him he said his work load was low, he had 2 4age 20v harness in front of mine and he told me 3 weeks to get mine back. I sent my harness off 2 weeks ago so should be getting it back at the end of next week/ beginning of the week after.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby msanders2 » Fri Sep 19, 2014 5:27 pm

Here is his website check it out, http://www.wiregapinc.com/

Also I am in no way affiliated with Doug or wiregap just trying to reccomend a great service.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby UtahSleeper » Fri Sep 19, 2014 5:55 pm

msanders2 wrote:Here is his website check it out, http://www.wiregapinc.com/

Also I am in no way affiliated with Doug or wiregap just trying to reccomend a great service.


Your not the only one to recommend him lol. Robert/Luni on Celicatech has recommended him as well.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby 88st165 » Fri Sep 19, 2014 6:45 pm

I also contacted Doug a couple weeks ago and he said he was currently working on a 165 to 215 harness, prob one of you guys'. I will be going to him once I pull the trigger to do the swap.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby UtahSleeper » Fri Sep 19, 2014 7:48 pm

Wasnt me since my motor is being shipped lol. Once I get the motor I will probably be contacting him.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby msanders2 » Fri Sep 19, 2014 11:45 pm

88st165 wrote:I also contacted Doug a couple weeks ago and he said he was currently working on a 165 to 215 harness, prob one of you guys'. I will be going to him once I pull the trigger to do the swap.


That is me :) he didn't happen to say when he'd be finished with it did he? I still got a week left for my 3 week quote he gave me. We are both in Ga so shipping only takes a day.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby 88st165 » Sat Sep 20, 2014 4:44 am

msanders2 wrote:
88st165 wrote:I also contacted Doug a couple weeks ago and he said he was currently working on a 165 to 215 harness, prob one of you guys'. I will be going to him once I pull the trigger to do the swap.


That is me :) he didn't happen to say when he'd be finished with it did he? I still got a week left for my 3 week quote he gave me. We are both in Ga so shipping only takes a day.


Well I emailed him 2 weeks ago and he said that he would be starting on a harness for a customer in a week. So 1 week left is accurate for a 3 week quote it seems. Looking forward to hearing your feedback on the swap and harness.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby msanders2 » Sat Sep 20, 2014 4:16 pm

I will defiantly post pics and a review.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby Anoo21 » Thu Nov 20, 2014 4:11 pm

Any word on the wiring and update?
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby UtahSleeper » Thu Nov 20, 2014 5:29 pm

I paid to have mine done. Received it already. Seems like a decent job, but I will hold final judgment till it's in the car and running.

One thing I didn't expect, but makes sense, is that it looks like the original ECU may be needed. They left the plugs for the original ECU. Plus they left 3 wires out and labelled, so I need to see where those go.
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby Anoo21 » Thu Nov 20, 2014 8:47 pm

Are you saying the 165 or 215 ecu will be needed? Thanks
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Re: 4th gen 3SGTE wiring

Postby UtahSleeper » Thu Nov 20, 2014 9:11 pm

Might be both. The harness has all of the plugs for both ECU's. I am wondering if this has to do with ABS/gauges.....or some other crap I haven't looked into lol.

My plan is to get the motor installed and start off with only the 215 ecu.

If I can get off my ass and not let cold slow me down I may have the motor installed this weekend.........no promises, but I am tired of just seeing the motor sitting on rollers in the garage.
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