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"Lucky" 7s Talon

  • Ownership Status:
    I own it
    Eagle Talon TSi AWD
    Turbo Type:
    Transmission Type:
    Build Type:
    • Street
    R32 Skyline BOV (recirc.)
    K/N stockbox air filter
    Samco rad. hoses
    3" catback exhaust
    Front/Rear/Driver side polyurethane engine mounts
    Rebuilt T25 (by myself)
    10:1 compression pistons from an N/A 4G63
    NGK plug wires.
    Mods-EMS & Logging:
    ELM327 mini-OBD2 reader (hey, it works!)
    Standard boost gauge.
    Competition 2100 Clutch kit
    Red KYB AGX dampers
    EVO 8 Enkei wheels (225/50/17 tires)
    Parts Wishlist:
    BorgWarner S366
    Honda half-radiator / half-intercooler setup
    My first turbo-AWD DSM. Got her in very bad condition, but I was getting it blindly so it didn't matter. Went to a neighbour country to get her with a flatbed. Took 3 months to get her in somewhat good shape. Still battling little problems, but the long-term plan is a full restoration and then upgrading to a mild street build (~300 AWHP).

    Reason for the Lucky 'Sevens' name is ironical. The VIN ends in "077777", a very unique number and I've been having a lot of bad luck with the car so far, hence the name.

    My near-future goal for the car is 300 HP at the wheels on pump gas and keep it as a daily.

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  1. dplakosh
    Good luck on the restoration. Nice to see people willing to bring problematic cars back to life.
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    1. Kryndon
      I appreciate the words man. It's been a long ride (even though so far it's just been a year). Just got the exhaust re-done today so all that's left is to rebuild the lil' turbo and that should be it!
      Kryndon, Jun 23, 2017

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