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Looks familiar? At $158 shipped, you know what's going down. (waits patiently for UPS)

 

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Wow

MOD List

INSTALLED: 

 - COBB V3 Tim Bailey Tuned

 - TSM 1050cc injectors

 - GB 3" intakes

 - AMS DP's

 - Tomei Power Expreme 102mm Titanium

 - Carbon Rear Lower Bumper

 - Carbon Seibon GT style hood

 - Carbon Revozport style trunk

 - Carbon AP front lip

 - Carbon Rexpeed skirts

 - Carbon Rexpeed rear bumper extentions

 - Carbon Rexpeed Fender emblem

 - Carbon Rexpeed Fender vent

 - Carbon Rexpeed steering wheel cover

 - Bronze 20" Volk TE-37 Ultra

 - Umbrella Auto Design air cups

 - KW coilovers w/ swift springs

 - COBB Swaybars

 - Carbon AutoTecknic paddle shifters

 - Mr Ess Hertz/Audison/Sundown sound

Not Installed:

 - TSM Elite Plus

 - 12 injector setup

 - ETS Race FMIC

Need:

 - Fuel system

 - LongBlock

 - Trans


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Does FAMS stand for fake AMS?

 

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Does FAMS stand for fake AMS?
 
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Where do you buy these?

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that looks straight up like AMS coolant lol!



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Does FAMS stand for fake AMS?

Shawn

That was exactly why I added the F before AMS. It's a Chinese replica I found accidentally while browsing the interweb. Just supposed to house coolant over flow. Nothing more than that. I believe it will be a good $158 spent. Will be a great replacement for the hideous plastic oem tank without breaking the bank.

For those wondering the authentic AMS tank retails for $490 before shipping.

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Looks like a nice alternative to the usual plasti dipped or spray painted OEM coolant reservour! 

 

Let us know how it fits



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Tbo doesn't it look like a metal version of the original?

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Look at this on eBay:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/192183092323

Alloy Radiator Coolant Water Expansion Overflow Tank For 09-14 GTR R35 Polish
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Tbo doesn't it look like a metal version of the original?

Looks like this.

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That was exactly why I added the F before AMS. It's a Chinese replica I found accidentally while browsing the interweb. Just supposed to house coolant over flow. Nothing more than that. I believe it will be a good $158 spent. Will be a great replacement for the hideous plastic oem tank without breaking the bank.

For those wondering the authentic AMS tank retails for $490 before shipping.

Where can we find it?



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Look at this on eBay:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/322604413837

Direct Aluminum Radiator Coolant Overflow Tank VR38DETT CAN FOR 09-14 GTR R35
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Yeah.....There are a ton of them on eBay, all types of finishes and some with sight glass (tube).



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I'm not sure why when adding a new tank everyone uses these large ugly replacements in the first place.


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My question, is which came first.. the chicken or the egg? Is this an AMS replica, or did AMS private label this from the start? Not that it matters, just curious. 



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My question, is which came first.. the chicken or the egg? Is this an AMS replica, or did AMS private label this from the start? Not that it matters, just curious.

what does it matter to you? You guys sell junk that you get copied from everyone else. And your boss is a tard.

In any case it's a replica of stock.

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Looks familiar? At $158 shipped, you know what's going down. (waits patiently for UPS)


So how did this work out?

Oh, and I could've sworn you also posted this on battalion, but now can't find it...

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forge coolant tank is awesome.


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Been working with enshiu on my car for the past 2 days. This guy is a mad scientist. He knows his stuff about GT-Rs. We spent the past few days changing brakes, rotors and upgrading my  gotboost full intercooler piping. Enshiu will post pics of my car later.

 

My project:

 

http://www.gtrherita...-600whp-upgrade





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