Category Archives: Engine and Drivetrain

Customer Project : Quick BPU Upgrades for an Original 6 Speed Supra!

Monday Workflow – a new client goes BPU on his ’94 Supra Turbo 6 Speed! We modified this original stock Supra with some basics to make it sound better and have a little more boost! All the original parts were kept so it could be made stock again if necessary. Supra’s have finally become collector cars and so now they are worth the most all stock!

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Client Project : IS300 gets 2JZGTE Swap with Single Turbo!

Motor Swap Monday is on like boiled corn with this IS300 all the way from Upstate NY! A long time client drove down with his family on Thursday – dropped off his stock IS300 – went to the beach for the Weekend – and now he is ready to drive back On Boost!!!! We are your 2JZGTE Swap Specialist!!!!

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JDM GOLD – RARE Silvia S15 Autech Parts + SR20DE RWD 6 Speed with 200HP!

We recently dismantled a rare S15 Silvia Autech Edition and we have its parts available on in the USA!  The rare Nissan Silvia Autech – S15 Variant – SR20DE 200HP Motorset with matching 6 Speed Manual Trans.  A limited edition Silvia, this tuned SR20DE has increased power and potential while maintaining an all motor, naturally aspirated setup. It is a great motor swap for older RWD Nissans and Datsuns!  We also have the S15 Black Carpet that works well in the S14 and the S15 Front and Rear Seats that also works well in the S14!

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Client Project – DRAGint builds a classic JDM Hero! Supra 6MT RHD

A new out of town client has chosen us to source and build from stock his dream Supra.  A very thoughtful build, the goal is for subtle exterior upgrades with a reliable 500HP on 93 Octane!  Of course complete major maintenance was performed on the engine and we have even rebuilt the steering rack.  We are upgrading to AEM Infinity ECU with a custom DRAGint Turbo Kit as well as many other choice performance parts from HKS / Brembo / Titek / Borg Warner / Greddy / Exedy!!!  Follow the progress on this one as we look to achieve our goal of a major transformation in 3 weeks!!!

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DRAGint SPECIAL : Andrew’s Lexus SC730 – 730HP 2JZGTE R154 Hardtop Vert SC430!

What could be better than 730HP 2JZGTE VVTI with R154 5 Speed Manual Transmission and an AEM Flex Fuel system Tuned by Lance? How about all that in a classic Lexus Hardtop Convertible!  One of the most comfortable and reliable hard top convertibles ever created, we spiced up this platform with Increase Power and Upgraded Handling to make a truly unique and one of a kind Lexus/Toyota. There is no other 2JZGTE and R154 powered Hard Top Convertible in the USA! This is our 2nd Single Turbo 2JZGTE Powered SC430 project – but this one was built by our own Technician Andrew and was created to take advantage of the full potential of the 2JZGTE. Comprehensive modifications make this a turn key cruiser with massive power, easy drive-ability, and Lexus comfort!  For Sale – Contact us to discuss this awesome SC430 or to  JZ swap your own Lexus / Toyota dragintinfo@yahoo.com

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CLIENT PROJECT : Supra MK4 Rolling Shell gets Twin Turbo + Shine

We are bringing this Supra back to life! A new client recommended to us by our awesome Miami Supra friends brought his rolling shell for the DRAGint touch! We are Refinishing the Engine Bay to match the exterior – installing a 2JZGTE Non VVTI – Manual Transmission – Greddy FMIC – HKS Racing Exhaust!  We started yesterday around 4pm…this Supra is going to be back on the road in no time – you know how we roll! Everything is in stock right here!  www.DRAGint.com  FTW!

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ENGINE and DRIVETRAIN : 2JZGTE VVTI gets tough with complete Build!

Our clients cool GS300 Sport Design with Big Single Turbo Kit + Haltech ECU + R154 transmission previously made over 600HP and now he wants more!  Taking it to another level, we put together a bomb proof bottom end assembled by our go to guys at Total Engine Concepts.  The head was worked as well by Porting Solutions and now its going to breath like no other!  VVTI baby!  Contact us to take your 2JZGTE powered ride to the next level.

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ARISTO SWAP SERVICE : Minty 2000 GS300 gets Twin Turbo 2JZGTE before it goes to Hawaii!

The 1st Aristo Swap for 2019 is in! A client all the way from Hawaii trusted us with his new GS to put Supra power to it! We started a couple hours ago on this minty 2000 GS300 with our Aristo 2JZGTE Twin Turbo Conversion – it will be running in a few more hours with Greddy FMIC + Exhaust + Tein Coilovers! Boost we say!!!!

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SWAP SERVICE : Long Time Owned IS300 Gets Twin Turbo Conversion!

Just Completed – IS300 2JZGTE Twin Turbo Conversion! A client from Central Florida sent down his baby for the DRAGint touch! Aristo Power! We received the car last Thursday Afternoon and it is ready to go! 4 Days turn around time! We are your #SwapSpecialist! #DRAGint www.DRAGint.com

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SWAP SERVICE : Super Supra Swap – Full 6 Speed Twin Turbo Conversion

SUPER SUPRA SWAP!!!!! An out of town client drove down with his all stock ’95 Supra Targa 5MT NA for the DRAGint.com special touch! Complete 6 Speed Twin Turbo Drive Train Conversion done in 2days! We started Tuesday at 4:30pm and delivered the car on Thursday at 4:30pm!  #SupraSpecialist #SwapSpecialist #2JZSwap   We have you covered! Skip the year long build times these other shops are selling!  Get with www.DRAGint.com!!!!!

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SWAP SERVICE – IS300 Single Turbo 2JZGTE VVTI + TRD Style

IS300 Single Turbo 2JZGTE Aristo Conversion is complete! This very nice IS300 came in locally for some Supra power! We supplied the TRD Neo Bumper as well as the complete swap with single turbo kit! Precision 6266 flowing through wastegate spring has this sports sedan spinning tires all through 4th!!!!!! Contact us to take your GS / IS / SC / Supra to the next level with GTE Power. One Time for Extreme Motorsports and JR Wiring Solutions always helping us to take it to the next level! www.DRAGint.com your swap specialist.

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Container Arrival : 20B 2JZ RB26 3SGTE SR20DET 1JZ Kouki Zenki

We just unloaded a container with some choice motors and parts for the JDM Enthusiast!  Contact us with inquiries dragintinfo@yahoo.com

#20B #2JZGTE #1JZGTE #3SGTE #RB26DETT #SR20DET  Motors

Nissan #S13 #S14 #S15 #Silvia Body Panels

And more!

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SWAP SERVICE : JDMAF IS300 gets 1JZGTE + R154!!!

Check this extra JDM IS300 that came in for the DRAGint special sauce!!! We are going to 1JZGTE VVTI swap it with a brand new R154 with manual conversion!!! Like always, we have done maintenance to the engine to include timing belt / water pump / valve cover gaskets / spark plugs / front and rear main seals – so it has thousands of worry free miles to come! Great Power and Great Reliability is what we are all about!!! Contact us for info on swapping your IS300 GS300 GS430 SC430 SC300!!!

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SWAP SERVICE – 2JZGTE + R154 into Super Stock Lexus IS300!

A new out of town client sent us his baby for the DRAGint IS300 swap special!  All the way from Washington, we are going to upgrade this with Twin Turbo 2JZGTE VVTI Power along with a brand new R154 Transmission conversion for reliable power!  Check back as we document this quick build set to be completed within 5-7 business days.  #DRAGint!!!!

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ENGINE and DRIVETRAIN : JDM DJGP MK4 gets the DRAGint Treatment = Wicked 906HP!!!

A new client brought us his baby for the DRAGint touch – You know what that means : Good Looks +  Big Power + Reliability.  Wanting  800+ Reliable Wheel HP we decided to build the Head and Install our custom DRAGint Single Turbo Setup!  In addition to the engine and turbo mods we installed a 220mm LSD Differential / ORC Triple Disc Clutch / Driveshaft Shop Shaft / Triple Pump Fuel System / AEM Can Gauges / Painted the Engine Bay And More – 9 days turnaround time From Stock to Big Power and Great Looks!!!!  The results speak for themselves as the car made of 680HP on pump gas 93 octane and 906HP on pump gas E85 @ 36psi!!!!

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SWAP Service : Lexus IS300 with 2JZGTE really is now a Sport Design!

DRAGint 2JZ Swap Specialist!!!!  A new out of town client drove down from Tennessee for our complete Aristo 2JZGTE Twin Turbo Conversion!  Wanting to drastically increase the performance of his Sport Design he entrusted us to perform our complete turn key swap.  Having already upgraded his suspension, brakes and chassis – this IS300 is ready for some serious power!

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JDM SWAP – RARE Autech S15 SR20DE 200HP RWD NA Motorset!

For Sale we have a rare Nissan Silvia Autech – S15 Variant – SR20DE 200HP Motorset with matching 6 Speed Manual Trans. A limited edition, this tuned SR20DE has increased power and potential while maintaining an all motor, naturally aspirated setup. It is a great motor swap for older RWD Nissans and Datsuns!

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ENGINE and DRIVETRAIN : Big Power brings Great Responsibility! Maintenance!

We just wrapped up this beautiful MK4 Supra Major Maintenance!

-New Fuel Lines Front to Rear
-Resealed the Engine Sumps
-Resealed the Valve Covers
-New Front and Rear Main Seals
-Titan Damper
-ORC Triple Disc Clutch
-Rebuilt V160
-New Shifter
-DSS 1 Piece Driveshaft

Topped it all off with a set of DRAGintMATS.com exact fit checkered floor mats in grey and this MK4 is ready to go!

Touch base with us to keep your 2JZGTE powered sports car in top running condition! http://www.DRAGint.com

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SWAP SERVICE : TRD IS300 gets 2JZGTE VVTI Single Turbo!!!!

DRAGint 2JZ Swap Specialist!!!!  Our long time client decided to take his TRD IS300 to the next level with a complete 2JZGTE VVTI Single Turbo 5 Speed conversion!  We completed the task in 3 days and it is ready to roll!!!

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SWAP Service : Complete JDM Aristo Conversion on this GS300!

One of the most interesting swaps we have done as of lately, not because of the car, but because of the owner and his long time relationship with his GS300!  This 1 owner ’93 GS300 came all the way from NY to have DRAGint perform our signature complete 2JZGTE Swap / Conversion.  The owner has slowly upgraded and rejuvenated the car with exterior paint,  upgraded interior as well as suspension and brakes.  We tackle the involved conversion on this chassis with OEM factory precision!

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