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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-10-2010, 12:53 AM Thread Starter
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VQ swap

I was recently going to do this swap on my 2001 Nissan Sentra SE until some kid brought about its sudden demise lol. But I was just recently reminded about this and does anyone think this could work for the G6?

Exterior Mods: 35% tint on the front windows, 20% on the back, Intake Resonator Removed, DDM Tuning 8k HID's in High-low-fogs, RED calipers, Painted Steelies, Blacked out taillights, DE BADGED, Carbon Fiber badge overlays.

Interior Mods: Blue Dome and Map lights.

Audio/ Electrical Mods: Clarion CZ501, Clarion EQ/XOver, Rockford Fosgate 0/1 gauge amp kit, "fully Loaded" 12" FI BL in a custom slot ported box, Python 533 alarm system w/ remote start.

Performance mods : Racingline Grounding kit, Racingline Strut Bar, Racingline MMI, ECM/TCM tune.
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-10-2010, 11:08 AM
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Remind me what the VQ swap is, I dont remember.

2006 G6 GTP: 4speed auto, intake resonater delete, mild weight reduction, some custom work, lol.
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-10-2010, 11:46 AM Thread Starter
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To make a long story short its basically swapping in a VQ35DE ( 350z or altima 3.5) motor. The sentra also faced the same problem as the g6 because it also had a small engine bay. So im just wondering if anyone knows if it would fit in the g6. The engine rating is about 280Hp / 270 lbft torque.

Exterior Mods: 35% tint on the front windows, 20% on the back, Intake Resonator Removed, DDM Tuning 8k HID's in High-low-fogs, RED calipers, Painted Steelies, Blacked out taillights, DE BADGED, Carbon Fiber badge overlays.

Interior Mods: Blue Dome and Map lights.

Audio/ Electrical Mods: Clarion CZ501, Clarion EQ/XOver, Rockford Fosgate 0/1 gauge amp kit, "fully Loaded" 12" FI BL in a custom slot ported box, Python 533 alarm system w/ remote start.

Performance mods : Racingline Grounding kit, Racingline Strut Bar, Racingline MMI, ECM/TCM tune.
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-10-2010, 12:01 PM
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Is this what we're talking about ?

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I didnt realize the G35 had the same motor but yes

Exterior Mods: 35% tint on the front windows, 20% on the back, Intake Resonator Removed, DDM Tuning 8k HID's in High-low-fogs, RED calipers, Painted Steelies, Blacked out taillights, DE BADGED, Carbon Fiber badge overlays.

Interior Mods: Blue Dome and Map lights.

Audio/ Electrical Mods: Clarion CZ501, Clarion EQ/XOver, Rockford Fosgate 0/1 gauge amp kit, "fully Loaded" 12" FI BL in a custom slot ported box, Python 533 alarm system w/ remote start.

Performance mods : Racingline Grounding kit, Racingline Strut Bar, Racingline MMI, ECM/TCM tune.
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Says there the motor you were talking about is only rated 236hp.

Current Mods:
Removed factory airbox and replaced with blue cone performance filter, Xtralights Halo HID headlights (Black). ICW Taboo 17's. Llumar 20% tint all around, LED Taillights with smoked reverse light, SpringTech Lowering Springs (2.13" measured drop).

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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-14-2010, 09:15 PM Thread Starter
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236 at the wheels and isnt the infinite rwd. The version im talking about is the fwd

Exterior Mods: 35% tint on the front windows, 20% on the back, Intake Resonator Removed, DDM Tuning 8k HID's in High-low-fogs, RED calipers, Painted Steelies, Blacked out taillights, DE BADGED, Carbon Fiber badge overlays.

Interior Mods: Blue Dome and Map lights.

Audio/ Electrical Mods: Clarion CZ501, Clarion EQ/XOver, Rockford Fosgate 0/1 gauge amp kit, "fully Loaded" 12" FI BL in a custom slot ported box, Python 533 alarm system w/ remote start.

Performance mods : Racingline Grounding kit, Racingline Strut Bar, Racingline MMI, ECM/TCM tune.
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