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Old 01-04-2011, 08:45 AM
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Does anybody know anything about Eric Japan Engines Inc in Chicago. They are only about 20 miles away from my place. I will be doing a swap on my hatch in a couple months. Was going with hmotors, but these guys are local so....... Anyways anybody have any experience with Eric Japan Engines Inc in Chicago, good or bad?????
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Old 01-04-2011, 03:38 PM
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may want to post in the regional forums (midwest) or on a local forum. chicago is a big town, so you'll likely find someone with experience...
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Got an engine and trans from them for my Miata. I have about 5k on it (including a few track days) and it's fine so far.

They have a lot of stuff in stock but they were only open 7am-4pm weekdays when I got my stuff so plan accordingly.
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Have a day off, I will take a drive there tomorrow. See what they have in person.
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Old 01-11-2011, 04:49 PM
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ive heard good things. a buddy got an acura trans from them and another got a 7m supra motor years back. i have no direct experience however
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So they have two gsr clips, in stock. One B16, which was leaking from the head. The newer gsr clip, we asked them for a compression test and cylinder #1 200 #2 175 #3 200 #4 155 , then they sprayed something in those cylinders and the compression improved 200 all across. I decided to pass on that clip after the test. I guess I will be oredering a swap from Steve, hear nothing but good things about hmotors.
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Looking for more feedback.

Can't find anything local in WI so this would be the next best spot to find one.

I know theres been good and bad but if they compression test the motor for you it should be okay yeah?
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