dluke: July 2005 Archives

Purchased car July 19, 2004.

The car had ~ 97,000 miles on it. I had the dealership change all fluids. They also replaced a wheel bearing.

98,000 miles - Replaced rear diff. cushion with aluminum one (have some replacement bushings for the subframe, but haven't installed them yet). Installed HKS Type-1 Turbo timer.

101,000 miles - changed oil and filter (Mobil 1 Synthetic 10w30 and genuine Toyota filter).

104,000 miles - needed new clutch. (Feb. - August 2005)
- Purchased and install Spec Stage 2 (kevlar) lightweight clutch (and throw out bearing) and aluminum flywheel
- Had transmission inspected by Team RIP engineering (Kalamazoo, MI)
- Installed TWM short shifter & TRD shift knob
- Installed leather shift boot
- Installed twosrus brass shifter base bushings
- Installed ball bearing shifter cable bushings
- Changed oil and filter (Mobil 1 Synthetic 10w30 and genuine Toyota filter)
- Changed transmission/transfer oil (Mobil 1 Synthetic 75w90 [GL-5])
- Changed coolant (PEAK Global LifeTime 50/50 Prediluted Antifreeze & Coolant)
- Replaced all vacuum hoses with silicone hoses
- Replaced upper and lower heater hoses with Toyota replacements
- Replaced radiator hoses with Samco silicone hoses
- Replaced coolant hoses near the water outlet with silicone hoses
- Replaced timing belt with Toyota replacement
- Replaced drive belts (alternator and A/C) with Toyota replacements
- Replaced water pump with Toyota replacement
- Replaced coolant hose from water pump to oil cooler with Toyota replacement
- Replaced fuel filter with Toyota replacement
- Replaced downpipe to midpipe exhaust gasket with Toyota replacement
- Replaced distributor cap and rotor with Toyota replacement
- Replaced spark plug wires with Toyota replacements
- Replaced driver's side front axle assembly (full) with Toyota replacement

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