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  1. MR2 Spyder Main Forum
    Hey everyone! This is my 2003 MR2 Spyder that I have been building for the past 2 years. It is 2zz swapped and a load of fun! I recently purchased a 2001 for super cheap and Im going to 2zz swap the 2001 and k24a2 swap the Orange car. Currently getting all the parts to go k24, I have the...
  2. MR2 Spyder Main Forum
    Hello, I have an 03 MR2 with the 2zz-ge/6speed swap and I'm looking for a mechanic or DIY'er who has experience with thr 2zz swap. Everything is in the car it just needs some sensors, exhaust and coolant lines connected. The guy who started it moved away. Will pay for the work or for an estimate...
  3. Performance Modifications
    Hi, the title says it all really, i wish switch my c66/euro 6 speed to a more performance oriented gearbox like the c64 or c60. I read the c60 requires few changes which are somewhat costly. That's why im curious to see if a C64 from a Corolla E120 can fit directly without any expensive mods...
  4. How-to's
    Hi I'm new here, it just recently bought an 03 Spyder and the engine is seized. I plan to hopefully replace the engine with a 2ZZ and was wonder if anyone could share some useful info in the swap.
  5. The Library - Reference and How-to's
    Will a 2 wire knock sensor with the JDM ECUs or a 1 wire sensor to work the US ECU (2002) I’m trying to figure out a way to use the same knock sensor for my JDM ecu for fun driving while being able to swap ECUs to a USDM for inspections.
  6. Parts and miscellaneous for sale
    Hello All, Selling extra Celica GTS M/T ECUs that I have. Everything works as expected but I have a total of 3 USDM Celica M/T ECUs and have decided I don't need all of them. For USDM ECUs I have a 20081 and a 20082 (SOLD). I have recently moved to an Apexi ECU so I am only going to keep my...
    $0 USD
  7. Care, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
    So far on my 2zz I have replaced the: Valve cover gasket front main seal timing cover seal Timing chain tensioner o-ring crankshaft position sensor o-ring oil pan gasket crush washer on the right side lift filter access plug I am still leaking a considerable amount of oil on the Intake side of...
  8. Cars for Sale
    Hi all - I've always been a lurker for almost a decade, but this time I wanted to post that my 2005 MR2 Spyder Turbo 2ZZ is for sale. I would like to atleast get $18k or best/better offer, if no one bites or is serious I may consider putting it up for auction. I plan to make a decision in a...
    $18,000 USD
  9. MR2 Spyder Main Forum
    Looking for a reputable shop to get a turbod 2zz done. Preferably something close to east coast. But willing to travel a bit. Also what transmission is recommended
  10. Care, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
    Heyo, I’m having an issue when my 2zz gets up to temp, it starts to putter. This only happens at idle. No check engine light. Would appreciate a point in the right direction. Thanks Video
  11. Parts and miscellaneous for sale
    I am looking for a 2zz swap header as right now my setup consists of an ebay 1zz header with a 2zz flange welded onto it, which is now cracking. I would love to have a proper header although my budget is pretty limited. Please post a photo and your asking price.
    $1,234 USD
  12. Care, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
    Hey all, I have a CEL with the above code on my 2zz spyder, here is the troubleshooting I have tried so far. 1. swapped out the oil pressure switch on the head at AutoZone since I replaced that 6 months ago after it had failed and caused this light in the past. 2. traced wire back to ecu and...
  13. Want to Buy WTB 2ZZ SWAP PARTS

    Parts and miscellaneous for sale
    I'm looking to buy any parts that are necessary to swap a 2ZZ into a Spyder. I already have the engine and trans, just looking for the supporting parts to shove it in the car with. Mainly looking for a MWR swap harness adapter as they are currently out of stock. I'm more than willing to pay for...
    $10,000 USD
  14. MR2 Spyder Main Forum
    Just received my ballpark estimate on a 2ZZ swap for my spyder... this is labor only too... this doesn't even include the 2ZZ/C60 or any parts. Shop is National Speed in Richmond, VA
  15. Performance Modifications
    i dont have a MR-S but this community / forum has much information about their engines. I dont know if the mrs came with 1zz, but i was thinking on 1zz swap a 1987 chevrolet chevette (newer version of a kadett c) and i wanted to know if i can use a 2zz-ge camshafts on a 1zz head, because here in...
  16. Performance Modifications
    Hey guys anyone here willing to part with a 2zz swap header? I’m primarily interested in the ppe but mwr or ddpr would be fine too!
  17. MR2 Spyder Main Forum
    I just picked up a 2ZZ to get ready for my swap that is said to have 45k miles on it. I pulled the valve cover to throw new lift bolts and a gasket on it and I noticed this scoring predominantly on one lobe of the exhaust cam. You can just barely feel it when you run your finger over it. My...
  18. Care, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
    So, today I was driving through town. I was pretty much coasting down a hill when I noticed that there was a greater than usual amount of engine braking happening. I put my foot down, and all that happened was I began to coast as if I were in neutral. I pulled over and the engine immediately...
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  19. Care, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
    Hello everyone, I am having issues getting my 2zz swapped car to rev all the way to it's intended rev limit. Lift does kick in, from around 6,000 to 7,000 with the limit being hit at 7,000. I know the car is warmed up, verified with coolant temp read through OBD port, and I took off both OCV...
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