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  1. New Members Forum
    So basically I was able to find a 2004 mitsubishi galant ls engine which is a 3.8l engine and makes much more horsepower (25) and i want to know if it would be difficult because the engines look exactly the same and look like they have the same orientation thank you.
  2. 3G Eclipse General Discussion
    I'm thinking about swapping the 3.0L v6 engine in my 3g eclipes with a 6g75 3.8L v6. Does anyone know if itll fit or what I'll have to do to make it fit?
  3. New Members Forum
    Hey so this is my first attempt at getting some help with my 3g, it's a mechanics special I'm not gonna lie, not the nicest ride. I do however eventually want to increase it's horsepower, it's a 2004 Eclipse Spyder GS (stock). I know, I know, not the best car on the block. I want to get into...
  4. New Members Forum
    I have an 04 gts and was wanting to do an engine swap.. I want something that can pottentially push over 400whp easily. I just don't know what I can put into the car, I would like to know the best engines and if I should swap the tranny as well etc etc. Help would be appriciated :)
  5. Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    Hey guys Ive been wanting to leave the 3g world for a while, but its hard so im finally letting go... For Sale is my 3.8 with about 69k miles on it, less than 10k on timing belt and accessories, This also includes the Manual transmission with spec stage 2 clutch and fidanza 9lb flywheel and A...
  6. 3G Eclipse General Discussion
    Just picked up a 2000 5 Speed v6 and the engine currently in it has 200,000+ on it same with the tranny. I plan on pulling the old motor out and swapping it with a new one that I can mod out (headers turbo cams etc etc) but I'm not sure what engine to get or if I should just get another stock...
  7. Problem Reports
    Hello, I recently did and engine swap on my 2004 eclipse 2.4 5 speed with a 2000 eclipse engine. Everything seems to be working fine, it starts everytime, drives, doesn't stall or anything, but Im now getting 2 OBDII codes P0335 Crankshaft Position Sensor A Circuit Malfunction & P0340 Camshaft...
  8. New Members Forum
    Hey y'all new member. My engine in my 2000 eclipse just went on me. 4 cylinder non turbo nothing fancy except headers and air filter under the hood. A friend of mine suggested doing a swap with a 4g 6.3 96 eclipse engine. I know I'll have to do a new tranny and computer. But is there another...
  9. Engine Management Tuning
    I want to put a bigger engine in my car and I'm willing to do anyting other than buy a new car. Firs I want to know if its posible, and second how Mitch it will cost to do it myself. I would like it if you didn't give me crap about buying this car and its a car I am having fun working on...
  10. 3G Eclipse General Discussion
    Have a 2000 gs I want to swap engine out with a gt , where good place to buy engine and tranny from online. Shop said I could find a kit to.convert it frm auto to manual but I can't find one. help please.:-)
  11. 3G Eclipse RS/GS Specific
    Have a 2000 gs fwd automatic that I wanted to swap engines with an evo 4 and convert to awd manual then turbo that. The performance shop said I would see same resulting effect from swapping with the v6 engine manual tranny and turbo for less money. My mechanic roomate said yes there will be...
  12. 3G Eclipse RS/GS Specific
    So ive been looking at a bunch of different engine that i could swap to give more power to the 3rd gen eclipse but im still semi-new with mechanics. i wanted to know if it would be possible to swap the original engine out for a 3S-GTE from a celica GT-Four. Any helpful info is greatly...
  13. New Members Forum
    I am a new member and I have a 01 gt, I put a 2002 motor in it and have read about the cam reluctors being different. so as soon as the cam sensor malfunction and crank sensor malfunction codes popped up, even though car seemed to run ok, I changed the reluctor. since i have done that the engine...
  14. New Members Forum
    i was wondering if you could swap a vr-4 engine in a 3rd gen eclipse gt?
  15. New Members Forum
    i have a bone stock 02 GT 5 speed with 165k on her. long story short i blew the motor. i came across an 04 GTS motor with 56k on it for $400 bucks. great deal. being new to the eclipse family i was initially unaware of the different compression ratios between the two years as well as the GTS...
  16. Eclipse Performance
    So I picked up a 96 GS for $500, that has "some" engine mods. Nothing major by the look of it. My first complaint is no AWD, second is no turbo. I've never done a swap or an install like this before so I need help from you experienced tuners. The engine and tranny will be coming out by the...
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