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Test fitting the Motor and Transmission in the Car

Posted on:
Saturday, March 14th, 2009
Author:
Ken

I hoisted the assembly to get it ready to drop it into the car from the top of the car. I then went on to make sure that the path is clear for me to drop the assembly in. It became clear that I needed to remove a few more things. First thing I noticed [...]

Posted in Adaptor Plate, Battery Racks, DriveTrain, Motor, MR2EV, Removed Parts, Transmission | 1 Comment »

Motor to Transmission assembly

Posted on:
Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Author:
Ken

Mounting the FB1-4001A 9″ motor to the transmission required a custom adapter made specifically for the MR2. I ordered mine from KTA services and they were great; very responsive. First thing to do is to strap the motor to a workbench, to prevent scratching up the motor, I used an old towel around the motor. [...]

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Ordering parts

Posted on:
Saturday, January 17th, 2009
Author:
Ken

I ordered most of my parts from EV America in New Hampshire. Bryan and Bob from EV America were very responsive to my questions. Another fellow EVer, Michael Brooks (He just converted a 1986 Honda CRX HF), also had good things to say about them. The following are the components that I did not order [...]

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