How to Turbo - Part 1
After buying a Euro car last episode, Marty discovers he has not yet found
his perfect vehicle... In this extended episode, we reveal what he got, and
show how to make it faster.
Wanna show the world that you fix your own shizzle? MCM stickers, ti shirts
and other mad shizuoika available here:
Official Site: http://www.mightycarmods.com
Music from the episode is available here:
http://www.mightycarmods.com/collections/music (Forced Induction by MOOG
was featured in this episode)
Also something to note around Mighty Car Mods: we are normal guys and are
not trained mechanics. We like to make interesting car mods and show you
how we've gone about it, but we can't promise that anything we show you
will work for your particular car, or that you won't harm yourself, someone
else, your car or your warranty doing it. Please be safe, be responsible
and unless you know what you're doing, do not fool around with very serious
machinery just because you've seen us make it look so easy. Talk to a
qualified mechanic if you are in any doubt.
Pimped Out Saturn SL2 *UPDATED*
NEW: just got a body kit! its installed but has a few fitment issues that
need figured out. looks sweet, but needs some work before its done!
also did the "Flip Flop" trunk mod, took out some of the carpet, cleaned
things up. always messin around with this thing
check out my page: http://www.cardomain.com/id/courtlife
*NEW 18" Konig Uknowns with Kumho spt tires (for the summer)
*removed the bar across the "grill" and the front license plate - looks
*swapped the subs and Tv's because of trunk rattle & tailgating purposes
*Redone carpet in the trunk/back of the back seats
*Black Saturn Emblem
*Sony Door Speakers
*Saturn Racing Team decal on windshield
*Painted Calipers and Drums black
*Repainted the dash Silver
*Painted the molding above the windows black
*Weapon-R cold air intake
*Chrome Exhaust tip
*Switches installed on dash for Amp and power inverter for PS2 & tv's
*2 12 inch Type R
*Q-Logic Ported/Sealed Box
*2 15 inch Sony TV's
*Power Acoustic PTID-6500
*150 Watt PA System (Speaker is OUTSIDE)
*Blacked-Out Taillights and Side markers
*Sony Playstation 2 in the trunk
*5 % tint
*Bulldog 200 Deluxe Remote Start
All installation was done by myself, including remote start and tint job.
Any questions or comments are appreciated!
Who races a saturn 4 door car?
My 1997 saturn SL1 converted. I took out the sohc and put in a dohc,
header, 2 & 1/2" Exhaust with Dynomax muffler. High voltage
MSD coils, 8.8 wires. It had a bored throttle body and true cold air
intake. I installed an egr block off plate and I used fuel injectors from a
Pontiac grand am gt. The transmission is the original 5 speed from the sohc
setup which has lower gearing. The car was dropped a little by cutting the
strut springs. The wheels are 16" aluminum. The guages were changed as well
with the motor swap as can be seen at 4:57 in the vid, so the readings are
accurate. Note how it pulls from 60 to 90mph. Pretty decent for a naturally
aspirated 4 cylinder.
Ecotec LSJ powered 95 Saturn SC2
My 95 Saturn SC2 with a 2005 Saturn Ion redline engine and trans swap.
Current mods are ZZP front mount heat exchanger, ZZP dual pass endplate,
ZZP stage 1 pcm, Cobalt addictions shorty header with 3 inch down pipe and
2.5 inch full Exhaust. None of this
would have been possible without the help of my best friend Lee Alt. He is
the owner of Lees garage and a master fabricator and welder. This guy could
build his own space shuttle from scrap parts.
1995 Saturn S Series SC2 engine rebuild
This 1995 Saturn SC2 I found on craigslist with a rod knock. I saved it
from the scrap yard.
*Head cleaned and shaved, no valve seals installed, leak tested.
*Block cleaned, bores honed
*Pistons cleaned, sand blasted and 6 holes drilled in oil control grooves
*Old crank bad, "new" used crank polished
*New standard Clevite 77 rod and main bearings
*New DNJ standard piston rings
*New Cloyes timing chain kit
*New DNJ oil pump kit + new GM oil control relief valve + GM oil pick up
*All new seals
*New Crank sensor
*New water pump
*New Idler Pulley
*New belt tensioner
*New Denso Iridium spark plugs
*New NAPA plugs wires
*New Coolant Temp sensors (2)
*New Fuel filter
*New Upper/Lower Radiator hoses
*New Serpentine Belt
*New Power steering fluid
*New trans fluid 2.5 qts(5 speed manual)
*New Auto Zone clutch kit - Clutch, disc & throw out bearing
*New O2 sensor(pending, wrong part from Rock Auto)
Pretty much, the engine is completely rebuilt. Better than new!