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  1. Urban gorilla

    '97 Mitsubishi Montero SR

    Love those guys, I've ordered from them a couple times. Gonna do rear trailing arms after shes up and running.
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    '97 Mitsubishi Montero SR

    Yessir! Trying to keep her going
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    '97 Mitsubishi Montero SR

    Love the look man!
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Thanks brother I hope it is! Just ordered plugs and wires. Hopefully I can order the shifter and radiator next week. SLOWLY making progress
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Pics of the mounts before paint
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    I did but It was super simple, bought some universal mounts from speed engineering then used some 2x3 steel square tube.
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Finally got to the garage yesterday, got the fuel lines done. 1 more wire and the fuel system is done. Going to finish up the power steering lines next time I get there. More importantly though, I got the front axle for the solid axle swap! It's a 79 dana 44 Hp with reverse cut gears
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    I haven't seen many other 1st gen builds either man, kinda sad lol. I toyed with the idea of turboing the stock 6g but ended up getting a stellar deal on the suburban. The 6g is wildly underrated, really is a little brute.
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Hey man, 300hp and 20mpg isnt too bad of a compromise lol. Honestly, I've built a couple 240sx ls1 cars and That motor is just super impressive, gives you everything you need without the hassle.
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Cant even imagine lol And thanks Ironhide, it was actually cheaper to do the entire donor. I have a very small budget so I'm being forced to find deals on basically everything. I'm kind of enjoying it tho, keeps me on track.
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Update* 2/15/19 Just received my fittings for the fuel system and power steering. Sadly not gonna be able to get it running this weekend, just had to pay for my sons bday and holy shit was it expensive. (At least expensive for a 3rd bday)
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Thanks brother, cant wait to start it. Hopefully this weekend she will come to life.
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    91 Montero Ls v8 Swap

    Firstly I'll introduce the truck, she's a 1991 LWB Montero with a 3.0 and 5spd. Love the Mitsu 3.0, has some power and has been reliable. After recently taking the 1600mi round trip journey to Overland Expo East, I came to the realization that she needed an upgrade. After some research i...
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    US East East Region Spring Meetup: New Jersey - 04/25/2019

    This may be my first run in over a year, pretty excited.
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    WHARTON STATE FOREST THANKSGIVING TRAIL-RUN/MEET UP 11/25/2017 NJ.NY.CT.PA

    I am so bummed I missed this. Looks like u guys had a good turnout.