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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 02:50 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
It was a pleasure to finally meet some of you,...

It was a pleasure to finally meet some of you, others, meh. I do appreciate all of the kind words about the car, for real.

Car made the trip to IPD, averaged 27 MPG for the entire trip, and near...
Forum: showroom Yesterday, 02:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 651
Posted By Uncleknucklez
This thread delivers. One of these months I’ll...

This thread delivers. One of these months I’ll make it down for one.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 423
Posted By Uncleknucklez
240s look great on 16, and even lots of 15 look...

240s look great on 16, and even lots of 15 look good. I’d adapt to what you have and run em.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
My concern at 18 psi is the OG intercooler, and...

My concern at 18 psi is the OG intercooler, and all the other questionable OEM charge parts. The supporting mods are there, but I don't trust that stuff, and I need my better half to have a trouble...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
It doesn't touch at idle, I'm assuming it...

It doesn't touch at idle, I'm assuming it wouldn't touch otherwise, but who knows what is going on in there when I'm mashing it.



Good to know, I'll reach out to him. With the evilbay...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 197
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Aftermarket WGA

I am looking to ditch my 13C actuator on my 16T turblow. Question is does anyone have experience with these aftermarket WGA units?

Tial, Turbosmart, and Kinugawa all make a universal unit that can...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 2,005
Views: 169,282
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I have a chopped 940 DP that fits a 240 now, I...

I have a chopped 940 DP that fits a 240 now, I will bring it to IPD, maybe we can work out a trade or something.

Oh, just realized the issue is with the Vband flange. Either way let me know and I...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 515
Views: 61,521
Posted By Uncleknucklez
<--- Pretty satisfied with Koni Adjustables for...

<--- Pretty satisfied with Koni Adjustables for an off the shelf option.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 2,005
Views: 169,282
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Me personally I would not run that into the car,...

Me personally I would not run that into the car, keep the lines on it as short as possible to hedge against spikes and creep.

Your plan is a tried and trued method, get to work!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,669
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Maybe some scope creep here, but this sounds like...

Maybe some scope creep here, but this sounds like the time to Ford 8.8 that bad Jackson if it wasn’t already mentioned.

This has quickly become one of my favorite builds on the forum. I can’t...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 856
Posted By Uncleknucklez
is the RSR the same as the A/C fan relay on those...

is the RSR the same as the A/C fan relay on those cars? may be an easy way to test it.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 611
Views: 80,619
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I have nothing to add to the current MS talks,...

I have nothing to add to the current MS talks, but will follow along as it may be a path I could head down some day.

However, last night I re-read this entire thread, and what a trip man, You...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 76,320
Posted By Uncleknucklez
No Way

No Way
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Check the Voltage regulator, its the 3 prong...

Check the Voltage regulator, its the 3 prong transistor thingy screwed to the metal plate on the backside of the cluster.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2018, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I am currently running basically one washer on my...

I am currently running basically one washer on my PP bolts. Don't really anticipate issues there.

Really just shoot for flat fingers on the PP once torqued and you should have no problems, shim...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 335
Views: 76,320
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I totally wash and vacuum BEFORE I take my car to...

I totally wash and vacuum BEFORE I take my car to a shop for this exact reason. I used to be a lube tech in a different life for a Dodge dealership, clean 300C meant I treated it nice, filthy Neon...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
BOOM happened at 18 psi. Sounded like a balloon...

BOOM happened at 18 psi. Sounded like a balloon pop and then a loud fart sound.

https://i.imgur.com/SInW2yIl.jpg

Thanks Gary for hooking me up with another OEM elbow. I've decided for now to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 194
Posted By Uncleknucklez
There is a voltage regulator that can go on the...

There is a voltage regulator that can go on the back of the clusters, but this feels like a loose connection. Start jiggling wires and seeing if the cluster comes back to life.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,085
Posted By Uncleknucklez
What injectors? When you do the LH 24 dish...

What injectors? When you do the LH 24 dish command, can you hear the injectors?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2018, 12:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 856
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Have you checked the pulse with a node light?...

Have you checked the pulse with a node light? This is a lh 22 or 24 car?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 629
Posted By Uncleknucklez
This feels like a bad maf. Grab a junkyard 016...

This feels like a bad maf. Grab a junkyard 016 unit and try it out. Do you have a WB gauge? What does it say?

Shoot me a PM, I did this swap on my car and may be able to help.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,339
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I have a super gently used Yoshi T5 clutch disc...

I have a super gently used Yoshi T5 clutch disc that works with stock flat flywheel and PP I’d sell or trade if you’re interested. Shoot me PM and I will get you a picture.

It’s this one, it...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 515
Views: 61,521
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I was thinking the same thing, Haul ass Tate.

I was thinking the same thing, Haul ass Tate.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 1,213
Views: 166,377
Posted By Uncleknucklez
:boink: I saw your "For Sale" thread and...

:boink:

I saw your "For Sale" thread and immediately checked here to see what was up.

10/10 Did not disappoint

This actually answers one of the questions I had about these, with shortened...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
That's what I was thinking as well. Thanks Gary. ...

That's what I was thinking as well. Thanks Gary.



Thanks for the kind words!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
For sure Gary, I'm so excite for IPD this year! ...

For sure Gary, I'm so excite for IPD this year!


So, Now that everything is pretty sorted on the car, I'm on to my next "issue"

Car runs rich on the freeway, at 10 inches of vacuum, 3,000 RPM,...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 07:16 PM
Replies: 1,213
Views: 166,377
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Grey sweats too guys. This update was...

Grey sweats too guys. This update was orchestrated.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 76,320
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I use a set of toe plates and an harbor freight...

I use a set of toe plates and an harbor freight magnetic digital angle finder to set to and camber. Caster, well, there’s never really enough caster, especially on my car with the rake that I am so...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 337
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Def ign switch. They’re not bad to change from...

Def ign switch. They’re not bad to change from under the dash actually, use the force to guide your hand and you’re golden.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Thanks for the heads up, I will for sure get a...

Thanks for the heads up, I will for sure get a mode that can suck and blow ;)



Plan as of now is for the Mrs and I to leave Thursday early AM and straight shot to Lake Oswego where our friends...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
It's got a couple inches cut out of it, and then...

It's got a couple inches cut out of it, and then a slight twist when it got welded back together.

Just get a couple 3" Mandrel 90s and build a real DP if you can man, The 940 piece always rubbed...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Damn that is high praise from you man, your car...

Damn that is high praise from you man, your car is inspiring and tastefully modded. Thank you.



Fair use Pegamoose!

I will actually try and reduce the pre-load and see if that helps, though...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I did a thing yesterday! All told I have like 15...

I did a thing yesterday! All told I have like 15 plus hours sanding and polish the lips, I had our painter at my shop spray the centers a nice gold, and new stainless hardware. I am beyond pleased....
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 09:37 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I don't have a Mityvac, But I should get one....

I don't have a Mityvac, But I should get one. This is a great easy test for all WGA me thinks.



So after a few days of letting the 'puter re-learn, the WGA and associated rigging is highly...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,691
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Really, tuning tire pressures is in excercise in...

Really, tuning tire pressures is in excercise in add and subtracting tire “grip”

You change the contact patch, and spring rates to some extent when you start with tire pressures. As well as ride...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,691
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I don’t want to live in that world.

I don’t want to live in that world.
Forum: showroom 05-07-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,018
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Some rad pics! Makes me realize I need a new and...

Some rad pics! Makes me realize I need a new and clean overflow! :oops:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,879
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Dropped the complete tray, only way to fly. I...

Dropped the complete tray, only way to fly. I also cleaned it while it was out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 3,879
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Ugh, no fun, some lubricant and elbow grease, I...

Ugh, no fun, some lubricant and elbow grease, I cussed a bunch, had a beer, then cussed some more but eventually they go in.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,245
Posted By Uncleknucklez
The correct AMM for 2.4 should be 016, assuming...

The correct AMM for 2.4 should be 016, assuming that is what you had on there, I would go back to the first injectors and a 016 AMM and see if that cures what ails.

The correct response from a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,035
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Yes! I forgot we have the same setup, I am very...

Yes! I forgot we have the same setup, I am very happy with mine thus far, seems to be a good compromise between clamping power and pedal feel for my modest whp goals. (my car has hydraulic clutch...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Eh, I use Imgur for hosting, so I can imagine it...

Eh, I use Imgur for hosting, so I can imagine it would be flagged by some work places. Imagine my car with a bigger turbo and 3" DP :-P

That's actually a really good idea, I will try the spring on...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,035
Posted By Uncleknucklez
For the record, my car runs a disc from...

For the record, my car runs a disc from California clutch, called the dude, told him what I was doing, asked for something with some grip, and a few days later I had what I needed.

Setup is Flat...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 9,684
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Update: Took a quick trip to my closest PnP...

Update:

Took a quick trip to my closest PnP this weekend, scored this single round grill setup for $38 out the door. Best part is the H4 bulbs that are now on the car. Bye bye sealed beams!
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,245
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Have you checked and cleaned the MAF? It was a...

Have you checked and cleaned the MAF? It was a known working good one right? When I had a bad MAF on my car, It wouldn't idle, and as soon as I unplugged it the car would idle right away, but any...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 15,787
Posted By Uncleknucklez
I dig the wheels and the stance, I'm with Tate,...

I dig the wheels and the stance, I'm with Tate, paint is legit.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 589
Views: 145,973
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Is that that tied stick man?? Always nice to get...

Is that that tied stick man?? Always nice to get rid of the musty smell in these cars.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 550
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Sounds like the timing is off or the plug wires...

Sounds like the timing is off or the plug wires are mixed up possibly.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,824
Posted By Uncleknucklez
Great update on this one Mike, I plan to finally...

Great update on this one Mike, I plan to finally slap on my 16T 3” DP this weekend, looking forward to it!

The fuel thing could be the rubber hose between the in tank and the pickup could be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2018, 09:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By Uncleknucklez
That’s the wrong PN for the maf, someone...

That’s the wrong PN for the maf, someone installed the wrong one me thinks. Should end in 016 as I recall.
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