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by LowBuckCanuck
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Video of latest weber conversion i have seen
Replies: 4
Views: 50

Re: Video of latest weber conversion i have seen

Abletobecain wrote:
Mon Jan 20, 2020 5:14 pm
What's a 3au?
According to wikipedia, a version of the engine using the Toyota TTC-C catalytic converter. Japan only and rated for 82.4 hp and 87 lb-ft of torque.
by LowBuckCanuck
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: 1985 Tercel 4wd Restoration
Replies: 11
Views: 132

Re: 1985 Tercel 4wd Restoration

Thanks for the insight!
by LowBuckCanuck
Sun Jan 19, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: 1985 Tercel 4wd Restoration
Replies: 11
Views: 132

Re: 1985 Tercel 4wd Restoration

What a beauty she's become! If you don't mind me asking, did you have fight at all to get that much for your wrecked car? $2000 seems like a lot, (from the perspective of a stingy insurance corporation of course) for a car of that vintage with "low collectable value." If there was any trick you used...
by LowBuckCanuck
Sun Jan 19, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Video of latest weber conversion i have seen
Replies: 4
Views: 50

Re: Video of latest weber conversion i have seen

Holy hose clamps Batman!
by LowBuckCanuck
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: 2020 tercel successor not available in the states.
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: 2020 tercel successor not available in the states.

250 hp Yaris in AWD? video says it has aluminum body panels and LSD! Europe and japan get all of the cool stuff. thanks to our illustrious government looking out for our best interests. It probably has more to do with American's penchant for trucks, crossovers and SUVs than our government regulatin...
by LowBuckCanuck
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Toyota is launching a Heritage Parts project to reproduce old parts
Replies: 10
Views: 259

Re: Toyota is launching a Heritage Parts project to reproduce old parts

I've done my part, have you?
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by LowBuckCanuck
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: Camber adjusting cam
Replies: 3
Views: 84

Re: Camber adjusting cam

I've heard them referred to as an "eccentric washer" or something along those lines... "eccentric spacer" maybe?
by LowBuckCanuck
Tue Jan 07, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: 2020 tercel successor not available in the states.
Replies: 7
Views: 332

Re: 2020 tercel successor not available in the states.

Absolute dream car right there. When I've made my millions off of [data expunged] I"ll make sure to import one into Canada.
by LowBuckCanuck
Tue Dec 10, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: If I can manage a suitable repower in the future
Replies: 11
Views: 242

Re: If I can manage a suitable repower in the future

I love this car, its from @andyjgolesch on instagram. Those tires and basset rims are a mixed blessing though, I believe he has been plagued by transmission issues.
by LowBuckCanuck
Tue Dec 10, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: General
Topic: rear hatch plastic trim color?
Replies: 4
Views: 105

Re: rear hatch plastic trim color?

I'm about to finish up a restoration on a tercel and I can't find out what the correct color for the license plate/backup lamp trim piece. mine is a bit faded and it looks to be painted. on my last car i just painted it black and that looked fine but for this car id like it be the original color or...
by LowBuckCanuck
Thu Dec 05, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Tercel 4WD Parts: New and Used
Topic: Oh Boy! What a deal!
Replies: 23
Views: 910

Re: Oh Boy! What a deal!

I wonder what special bits the JDM versions got that we didn't. Anything I should be scouring eBay for?
by LowBuckCanuck
Fri Nov 22, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: General
Topic: VIN# on GTS corollas
Replies: 4
Views: 112

Re: VIN# on GTS corollas

Last time I found one of those on craig's list about 10 years ago, they wanted $750 for just the axle and LSD rear end. They call this the "drift tax" When I first found out about the AE86 models I thought to myself " sweet! a fun light rwd car that would be mechanically familiar to me coming from ...
by LowBuckCanuck
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: Gallery and Projects
Topic: 4AGE Rally Tercel
Replies: 36
Views: 775

Re: 4AGE Rally Tercel

..I need to replace the front bumper with something lighter. A... make a composite hood, .. I had been thinking of making molds for fiberglass front fenders and the hood, both for weight savings and because I can make both for more clearance, the hood to clear the 4age intake manifold, and the fend...
by LowBuckCanuck
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Cars for sale
Topic: 1987 Toyota Tercel 4WD Wagon $2600 Nelson, BC
Replies: 23
Views: 1605

Re: 1987 Toyota Tercel 4WD Wagon $2600 Nelson, BC

GLet71 wrote:
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:16 pm
$2000, someone come get it!
Hey, have you tried contacting this guy?

https://www.kijiji.ca/v-view-details.ht ... 1467721678

I'd be tempted to come look at it after all the good times I had with Leonard, but I'm in school and am not too flush at the moment.
by LowBuckCanuck
Wed Nov 13, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Just spitballing ideas.
Replies: 13
Views: 375

Re: Just spitballing ideas.

The Professor wrote:
Wed Nov 13, 2019 7:52 am
LowBuckCanuck wrote:
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:34 pm
As for subarus? Not a big fan myself. I would rather have a money pit of a tercel. :D
Boo, hiss!! :lol:
I knew that would summon you the moment I posted it :lol: