whats good from so cal!?

ok soo this is my 1st car but im doing this shit right,
i have everything i need just need to know
where i should start off?
its a JDM motor im droping in it, ill have the
rest of the specs after i go get the rest of it.
so far ive just stripped it clean and powerwased
lol im getting the motor and rest of specs from
my dads buddy later this week so i will be updating
post then.