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    1986 EV Suzuki Samurai 4WD (AWARD WINNING) Asking 14k OBO (Open to offers) Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, NC (Will do local pick up or ship to anywhere in world) Fire engine red. CUSTOM BUILT. from the ground up. VIN: JS4JC51V6G4110943 Clean title in hand. Text or Call or Email...
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    Hello, I'm looking to remove the existing 2.5 Turbo diesel unit and replace it with a tesla electric motor or something similar to not only increase kw and torque (from 131kw to 190kw and 350Nm to 500Nm), but also range if the motor isn't powered directly by a battery but instead a smaller...
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    Hi all, I am dabbling in the thought of converting my 30-year-old Lada Niva to electric, I live in the UK so the car is extremely rare (especially being an early body shell RHD MPH car), I have been drawn in by the outlander PHEV Meiden 60kw y61 motor for a few reasons; -Its output shaft...
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    Hi, I'm contemplating an EV conversion on a late 70's / early 80's 4x4 Toyota pickup. From research that I have done, I know that folks highly recommend staying away from heavy 4x4 components but I live in a location that 4x4 is needed with snowy winters. Does anyone have any advice or links...
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    Howdy everyone! So for starters, I'm about a year or so away from even starting this build. Second, it's going to have a gas generator and is going to be an overland 4x4 with a Land Rover Discovery II as a base. The original plan is to take something like a 2007+ Tahoe 4x4 and drop in the...
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    Hello everyone! I have what I hope is a relatively easy to answer question: I want to convert a 2wd ICE vehicle to a 4wd-ish vehicle and i'm wondering, to transfer power to the front wheels I assume I will need to switch out the whole brake/wheel/front suspension assembly for a 4x4 one with...
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    My engine blew up in my truck 190k miles. Rebuild is $4k, crate is $10k. Junk yard wants $2.5k for just a used engine, miles don't matter. So now I have this truck that I dont know what to do with. I thought huh maybe I'll look into converting it to an electric vehicle. So this is my second...
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    I am in the middle of a restore for a 1961 IH Scout model 80. 4x4, 3350 Curb Weight. I'm hoping to get 100 Miles per charge (commuting distance) Highway speeds (65 - 70) I'm not saying money is no object, but I want to do it right. AC Motor, Lithium batteries I have good mechanical skills and...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Is a 1994 Ford Ranger 4x4 a good EV conversion candidate? I have not bought it yet. Does the 4x4 create an unexceptible drag on the system? Or is it a non problem
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    Afetrnoon all as you can tell i am new hear so thought i would post this for peoples thoughts I am contemplating a EV Build/conversion (with possiably robotic/autonomus features in the future) I am reasonable at basic mechanics with a sciance/enginering/maths background and have a pet mechanic...
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    Custom Dual Motor 4x4 vehicle First and foremost Hello! I am a 19 year old student and full time employee at a sheet metal / HVAC companay. I am looking to get ahead of the automotive industry and construct my own vehicle so i figured why not make the jump to electric because i grow tired of...
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    I've been wanting to take on a new automotive project and I am leaning toward doing an EV conversion for a full size 4-door 4 wheel drive pickup. Once built, the plan it to make it my daily driver to/from work and for errands around town. Once I have the kinks out and feel confident, I'll take...
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