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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 882
Posted By M.H. Yount
On butyl clean up - I have a couple of contacts...

On butyl clean up - I have a couple of contacts that say that kerosene makes an absolute mess of it; others who say kerosene is the way to go. Any additional thoughts on this based on actual...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 882
Posted By M.H. Yount
Edit above - I typo'd - #was indeed FW667 as...

Edit above - I typo'd - #was indeed FW667 as shown in pic above.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-24-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 882
Posted By M.H. Yount
Yes - the newer style flush mount trim.

Yes - the newer style flush mount trim.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 882
Posted By M.H. Yount
Thx for learnin’ me on the Bertone screen size.

Thx for learnin’ me on the Bertone screen size.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 882
Posted By M.H. Yount
Edit - FW667 -- I believe that's some sort of...

Edit - FW667 -- I believe that's some sort of 'application' number as the windshieldstogo email referenced it from both windshield suppliers. It is flush mount - that's the only option today for a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 882
Posted By M.H. Yount
Ended up using WindshieldsToGo to source a new...

Ended up using WindshieldsToGo to source a new windshield locally. The first was an FYG unit that I turned down - they stored it on its end and pinched up the rubber seal pretty badly - creased in a...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-23-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 424
Views: 131,729
Posted By M.H. Yount
Tell us land-lubbers about the process for...

Tell us land-lubbers about the process for getting the car off the big island and onto the smaller island.....
Forum: projects & restorations 09-21-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,453
Posted By M.H. Yount
http://i.imgur.com/GabsPGo.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/GabsPGo.jpg (https://imgur.com/GabsPGo)

http://i.imgur.com/JVkeXfW.jpg (https://imgur.com/JVkeXfW)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-21-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,453
Posted By M.H. Yount
Yeah - be careful Brad. When mine was wrecked a...

Yeah - be careful Brad. When mine was wrecked a long time back, the box section that holds the bumper shock was damaged - not fun to replace. 17 years ago, finding replacement 2 door rear quarters...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Fox body, high speed left hand sweeper at Texas...

Fox body, high speed left hand sweeper at Texas World Speedway (late 80’s), right axle broke catastrophically, force broke rotor. Fender kept wheel/tire from departing completely. But resulting off...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 114,713
Posted By M.H. Yount
Daddy likes! Although, my driving in fog moments...

Daddy likes! Although, my driving in fog moments are few/far between in mine (once, maybe?) - so I prefer driving lights.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 566
Views: 105,601
Posted By M.H. Yount
Tall girls in back. Reason should be obvious. ...

Tall girls in back. Reason should be obvious. ;)

My track covers are brown to match....but I'll take your black ones Tom!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-07-2018, 05:35 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Well, when you've had one fail while road racing...

Well, when you've had one fail while road racing in a certain mode, and the failure was "memorable", if you walk away, you tend to want to avoid that failure mode the next time.

Car looks really...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
My comment was not intended to get someone else...

My comment was not intended to get someone else to make a diferent choice. Just intended to point out my preference. You’re likely gonna be fine Sean. I wouldn’t use an aluminum c-clip eliminator...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2018, 05:05 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
You can if the rotor breaks when heavily loaded...

You can if the rotor breaks when heavily loaded laterally....axle remnant, wheel, tire....
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
C-clips? Ugh.... I should clarify - I had a...

C-clips? Ugh....

I should clarify - I had a bad experience with c-clip retainer and a broken axle, so I avoid them if I can.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2018, 02:29 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
That's the kind of laying out of the variables...

That's the kind of laying out of the variables that helps folks make the best decision in their circumstances. Thx....
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Lookin' good! Share your thinking on a 2-piece...

Lookin' good! Share your thinking on a 2-piece vs. 1-piece DS on this one. Lots of people struggle trying to figure out which approach they want to take.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,711
Posted By M.H. Yount
I realize many of us are asking 'problem obvious'...

I realize many of us are asking 'problem obvious' questions....but, here we are. Did you bench bleed MC's when you replaced them?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Just trying to point out the lower it is in the...

Just trying to point out the lower it is in the back, the more you move away from the booster.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
...which helps with booster clearance no doubt...

...which helps with booster clearance no doubt...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
I’m 3 degrees down in back; pinion 3 degrees up.

I’m 3 degrees down in back; pinion 3 degrees up.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Thx - lots of folks looking at the threads for...

Thx - lots of folks looking at the threads for ideas of how they wanna do the swap - so more data points about who did what can help others. I used a thinner oil pan and lowered my rack a little to...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Sorry Sean - question directed at TX240’s set...

Sorry Sean - question directed at TX240’s set up....
Forum: projects & restorations 08-30-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
What oil pan and whose mounts?

What oil pan and whose mounts?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 589
Posted By M.H. Yount
I shielded mine in/around the fuel pump area when...

I shielded mine in/around the fuel pump area when I had duals on my 5.0L powered car. Used simple aluminum gutter flashing to shield the pump. Used black split 3/4" heater hose on a couple of very...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-27-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
That's my 'redneck patina'.....if I can trap a...

That's my 'redneck patina'.....if I can trap a few mosquitos = worth it.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-27-2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Nice heating tricks -- down this way, in the...

Nice heating tricks -- down this way, in the summertime, I just set it in the sun. Especially with black paint -- it heats right up.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 114,713
Posted By M.H. Yount
Ah.....keep forgetting they're not all the same. ...

Ah.....keep forgetting they're not all the same.

Who/Where is your "glass guy"?

I think you'll find that the ONLY windshield you can get for your 240 series of any year is the flush-fit late...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,469
Posted By M.H. Yount
Gotcha - yeah, I added a third mount/torque strap...

Gotcha - yeah, I added a third mount/torque strap from the driver’s side head to take most of the torque load.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,469
Posted By M.H. Yount
Any reason in particular to go over to the frame...

Any reason in particular to go over to the frame rather than straight down (more or less) to the cross member? Based on my experience with a couple of different v8's in mine, that real estate...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 114,713
Posted By M.H. Yount
It's the masking around the rubber/paint line I...

It's the masking around the rubber/paint line I wish I'd avoided. Figured, as is the case for almost all glass shops, they'd come to the car. So you drive to paint -- glass folks remove (or the...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,469
Posted By M.H. Yount
On the other end of the spectrum - I went to my...

On the other end of the spectrum - I went to my local "Pull-A-Part" a few years back to see if I could find a bit of weather stripping for the doors of my car. An 82 -- I was looking for a 92 or 93...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,271
Posted By M.H. Yount
"F1 brakes" - just a little humor Matt from VB,...

"F1 brakes" - just a little humor Matt from VB, since the OP got I.D. and O.D. confused.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 911
Posted By M.H. Yount
I've got the QT 6037 bell behind an LS3. That...

I've got the QT 6037 bell behind an LS3. That bell accepts the TKO trans. I'm running the Mustang SN95 (94 - 95 Stang) clutch arm with the Volvo cable/adjuster. Using a Mustang 5.0L throwout...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-21-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 114,713
Posted By M.H. Yount
I'd remove the old windscreen just before paint...

I'd remove the old windscreen just before paint -- and install a new one just after..... I screwed that up on mine.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 07:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By M.H. Yount
Your risk tolerance and your definition of...

Your risk tolerance and your definition of "suspect" are linked..... (grin) It's danged difficult to get a 'for certain' answer to questions like this. Many times, incompatibility issues don't show...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 498
Posted By M.H. Yount
https://blog.fcpeuro.com/volvo-power-steering-flui...

https://blog.fcpeuro.com/volvo-power-steering-fluid-should-i-use-atf-or-chf-11s

https://www.cardone.com/docs/default-source/product-pgs/psfluidtypes.pdf?sfvrsn=16
...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,364
Posted By M.H. Yount
Go for it. ...

Go for it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUXA1SIqJFY
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,469
Posted By M.H. Yount
Given what the car will be capable of, I kind of...

Given what the car will be capable of, I kind of viewed it like Fred the monster IS the car.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-19-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,469
Posted By M.H. Yount
Twin turbo V8 245 and that last picture --...

Twin turbo V8 245 and that last picture -- priceless.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-18-2018, 08:27 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 114,713
Posted By M.H. Yount
1st rate....

1st rate....
Forum: projects & restorations 08-18-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1,307
Views: 211,409
Posted By M.H. Yount
That might scare him off.....lol!

That might scare him off.....lol!
Forum: projects & restorations 08-17-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,307
Views: 211,409
Posted By M.H. Yount
AMG Benz twin turbo motor.

AMG Benz twin turbo motor.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,469
Posted By M.H. Yount
I bought a Motive power bleeder a while back, and...

I bought a Motive power bleeder a while back, and accepted my wife's resignation.

Actually, she quit and I replaced her with the Motive.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 613
Views: 88,310
Posted By M.H. Yount
I borrowed four 45lb weights from the local Y...

I borrowed four 45lb weights from the local Y where I work out -- did my cross corner set up and alignment with 180 lbs. in the driver's seat.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 613
Views: 88,310
Posted By M.H. Yount
T5 about 75 lbs. TKO about 105. T56 about 130. ...

T5 about 75 lbs. TKO about 105. T56 about 130. And a lot of the difference is rotating so it contributes to driveline parasitic losses. BTW - my comment about swap weights was related to mine --...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 10:39 PM
Replies: 613
Views: 88,310
Posted By M.H. Yount
With T5z, Ford 8.8" rear and the 5.0L Ford cast...

With T5z, Ford 8.8" rear and the 5.0L Ford cast iron block/aluminum heads. The LS3 in it now weighed 17 lbs. less than the Ford (basically long blocks with intake/exh, fuel, ignition); 393 lbs....
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 613
Views: 88,310
Posted By M.H. Yount
How much fuel in the tank? All the stuff (spare,...

How much fuel in the tank? All the stuff (spare, jack, etc.) in the trunk?

Mine was 3036 with about 7/8 tank of fuel and WITHOUT the spare, jack, etc. in the trunk.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-13-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 33,706
Posted By M.H. Yount
Had a similar issue with IPD Panhard when I put...

Had a similar issue with IPD Panhard when I put the 8.8" diff in mine Sean -- I heated the area of almost no clearance and then "smushed" it a bit in the vice. I didn't want to alter the angle since...
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