Tag Archive: L33

Project LSX-7 Update 6 – Parts Engine Teardown

From this post forward, Project FC RX-7 will be referred to as Project LSX-7. After purchasing the L33 engine, numerous parts were required to make it fit in the RX-7. The search began by looking for accessories and an oil pan from an F-body (1998-2002 Camaro/Firebird). After searching for nearly a week on LS1Tech and…

Project FC RX-7 Update 5 – 5.3L Engine Purchase

About two months ago I was on the fence as to which route I was going to go for the engine swap on the RX-7. My choices were between a 2JZ-GTE, an F22C, and an LS1. After comparing the cost , power potential, and weight of all three, I ended up deciding on an L33…