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by FrankenDime
18 Nov 2018 19:09
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: Cuban Missle Crisis!!!
Replies: 246
Views: 24893

Re: Cuban Missle Crisis!!!

Thanks man...do you know if it is twin-scroll? Any idea the model number of the turbo? I think it is twin-scroll as it appears to have dual wastegates. I am not sure why you cannot see the pic. If you follow me on Instagram my name is @squirreldinner and I posted a pic of the rack there. https://far...
by FrankenDime
14 Nov 2018 23:11
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: Cuban Missle Crisis!!!
Replies: 246
Views: 24893

Re: Cuban Missle Crisis!!!

Hi all, it has been almost 4 weeks since I dropped the car off for interior and stereo. Can't wait to get it back and then off to paint it goes. I ordered Rays Volk te37v's which should be here next week. I have new chrome trim for the tail lights on the way and have the center garnish between the t...
by FrankenDime
08 Oct 2018 11:33
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: Cuban Missle Crisis!!!
Replies: 246
Views: 24893

Re: Cuban Missle Crisis!!!

Hi All, I am the new owner of this car and just like DonnieDatsun said, it is impressive to drive. About 12 hours after taking ownership, the fuel pump started dying. I put in an in-tank high flow pump capable of up to 600hp and it is quiet as a mouse now. I have an appointment to get the interior r...
by FrankenDime
19 Oct 2017 10:27
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WARNING about Hagerty insurance
Replies: 17
Views: 2539

WARNING about Hagerty insurance

Long rant, but worth the read. I have had Hagerty since I bought my car. I drive in arizona and use my dime as a semi-daily driver. Living in AZ, there are a lot of pebbles being kicked up which causes glass breakage. In the last year I had two windshields replaced and had to get a tow as my alterna...
by FrankenDime
20 Dec 2016 22:40
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime
Replies: 8
Views: 1259

Re: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime

I put in the OEM lights and a powdercoated black grill and bezels. I threw in two funnels as I didnt care for the amber lights against the yellow paint and one of the lights was cracked anyway. I also installed a BLOX custom weighted shift knob as my greddy one, when tightened, made the "Greddy" and...
by FrankenDime
06 Dec 2016 06:59
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime
Replies: 8
Views: 1259

Re: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime

Those seats are awesome! Do the headlights work (as in project a useable beam that doesn't blind?) Yes they do work and don't blind others. They have the h4 conversion. I am actually planning to go back to circle headlights in the next few days. I have all the pieces, I just need to install them.
by FrankenDime
04 Dec 2016 20:45
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post a pic of your Dime.
Replies: 1235
Views: 209683

Re: Post a pic of your Dime.

Hi all, This is my 1971 510 with: Engine Mods: '95 ka24de engine (NA) Wire tuck and engine bay shaved GTI dual core racing radiator Mishimoto coolant overflow tank Relocated fuse box Powdercoated valve cover Nology Hotwires Carbon Fiber Honda Fit manifold cover ARC super intake with Greddy filter BL...
by FrankenDime
04 Dec 2016 20:43
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime
Replies: 8
Views: 1259

Re: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime

Hi, they are actually Tacoma headlights inverted.
by FrankenDime
04 Dec 2016 15:41
Forum: Introductions
Topic: New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime
Replies: 8
Views: 1259

New Here! Pics of my '71 Franken Dime

Hi all,   This is my 1971 510 with: Engine Mods: '95 ka24de engine (NA) Wire tuck and engine bay shaved GTI dual core racing radiator Mishimoto coolant overflow tank Relocated fuse box Powdercoated valve cover Nology Hotwires Carbon Fiber Honda Fit manifold cover ARC super intake with Greddy filter ...