Building a 1977 Celica with a 3S-GE Black Top – Part 1 of Swap

Speed Academy 1977 Celica with a Gen 5 3S-GE Black Top

When we last covered Dave’s 1977 Celica he was deciding which engine to swap into it. Since then he has released several videos showing the teardown, suspension and sound deadening material removal. In episode 8 they are beginning to swap the 3S-GE “Black Top” into the Celica. They are going to be using Xcessive Manufacturing mounts and subframe spacers to install the engine.

Speed Academy 1977 Celica with a Gen 5 3S-GE Black Top

Speed Academy 1977 Celica with a Gen 5 3S-GE Black Top

Speed Academy 1977 Celica with a Gen 5 3S-GE Black Top

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