Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Sunday April 5, 2020
Home Forums Images WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
NASIOC
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC Subaru Models > 'Old School' Subaru Forum

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.







* As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. 
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads. 
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-16-2020, 01:14 AM   #1
Toh79DL
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 510928
Join Date: Jan 2020
Default 1979 DL Swap EJ22T

So I have been working on this for a couple months now. I will do my best to keep it updated. I have a 1979 subaru wagon. I am putting a EJ22T from a 91 legacy with a 5speed into my wagon. Including full drive train. Its definitely a project. Here is a link to my photos. I will update them when I have more along with adding them to this post.

http://s38.photobucket.com/user/88ub...bile%20Uploads



* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Toh79DL is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Old 02-16-2020, 07:30 AM   #2
D-Rodman
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 110078
Join Date: Mar 2006
Chapter/Region: Tri-State
Location: Long Island N.Y.
Vehicle:
05 Saabaru JDM STi
Black Ver 7 VF48 6sp RA

Default

Subscribed
D-Rodman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2020, 01:53 PM   #3
car_freak85
Scooby Specialist
 
Member#: 13530
Join Date: Dec 2001
Chapter/Region: NWIC
Location: Cascadia
Vehicle:
EA63 , EA81T, EJ20G,
EJ205

Default

Very cool! I've got a '75 4WD wagon that I plan to swap a 12A into, so I'm interested to see what you've got planned!
car_freak85 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2020, 10:40 PM   #4
Toh79DL
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 510928
Join Date: Jan 2020
Default

Working on the cross member right now. The left one is from the 79 and the right is out of the 91 legacy donor car. I am hoping to shorten the 91 x-member so I can use the power steering and then the mounting locations for the A arm's. If not the 79 x-member will need to be notched and re strengthened so the up pipe will be able to fit.

Toh79DL is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-03-2020, 10:49 PM   #5
Toh79DL
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 510928
Join Date: Jan 2020
Default Custom X-member done.

Finally got my cross member back. Its started as a 91 legacy turbo cross member and was shortened to fit into the 78 frame rails. About 1 3/4 inches needed to be cut off of each side. Using the 91 legacy cross member will allow me to use the 91 suspension and the power stearing from the 91. I am able to use the stick motor mounts from the 91 also. It's a snug fit. But it doens fit. I'm going to have to notch the frame rails a tiny bit so the valve cover bolt doesnt sit on it. If anyone needs measurements or help. I would be happy to help. This project has been a handfull to say the least.

[IMG][/IMG]

[IMG][/IMG]

[IMG][/IMG]

[IMG][/IMG]

Last edited by Toh79DL; 04-03-2020 at 10:56 PM.
Toh79DL is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2020 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2019, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.