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#91\2016-04-20 16:36

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Wow, that is going to look nice when it is done!
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#92\2016-04-24 12:47

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Slave cylinder and clutch line installed and bled.

Yesterday I started hacking up my radiator support so I can fit the intercooler pipe through there, and I deleted my power steering cooler.

(Threw some paint on the exposed metal to help prevent it from rusting)

Intercooler mounted with some temporary screws, I'll be picking up some longer M10 bolts today but it's pretty much done


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#93\2016-04-24 12:48

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Looks nice!
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#94\2016-04-24 13:01

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Yeah, now I'm planning out which turbo to buy. I'm thinking of going with the TD05-16G from the EVO 3. And I need to buy a 97-99 Eclipse front bumper because my Talon bumper will not fit over the intercooler without lots of cutting and that would look ugly IMO.
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#95\2016-04-24 13:25

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I like how the talon bumper looks, but if the intercooler can not fit with the bumper, definitely buy a new one.
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#96\2016-04-24 15:00

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I was planning on converting to the Eclipse front end anyway. The talon bumper I have is ugly IMO, the facelift version (1997-1998) looks a lot better.
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#97\2016-04-24 15:28

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I think it looks pretty cool!



Although, I think I would like the Eclipse bumper a bit more. :D
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#98\2016-04-24 15:37

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Haha old pic! xD

I'm actually likely to convert it completely to an Eclipse but keep the black/red two-tone. Depends how long I keep it.
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#99\2016-04-24 15:43

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Yah, definitely keep the two tone! ;)
So, if you did convert it all to an eclipse, there is just one question:
Why not buy an Eclipse? :)) :))
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#100\2016-04-24 15:49

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That's an option, but even though this car has some rust spots and dings/dents, it's still cleaner than 99% of the DSMs out here. And it's a low mileage chassis. I also got it for a good deal and it is reliable and unmodded (well, it was when I bought it).

Every AWD Eclipse will either be: rusted, molested, high mileage, unreliable, or overpriced.

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