home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.40 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Redwood Chair
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 106
Posted By Redwood Chair
Why is this even a question on a dirt common...

Why is this even a question on a dirt common wheel?

Or did you even look up what America's Wheel wants to fix one?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 102
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: +1

:nod:

+1
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 102
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Worth what you'd pay in the junkyard...

:nod:

Worth what you'd pay in the junkyard when you need one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 214
Posted By Redwood Chair
Sounds like a junkyard item to me.

Sounds like a junkyard item to me.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-26-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 115
Posted By Redwood Chair
99.9% not.

99.9% not.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-24-2020, 08:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 507
Posted By Redwood Chair
It's not an easy transmission to take apart and...

It's not an easy transmission to take apart and put back together successfully if that's what you mean.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By Redwood Chair
It comes into the latch handle release loops from...

It comes into the latch handle release loops from the left as you look at it.

Easy to flip the funny circlip off the wire actuation linkage and pull it out for cleaning.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By Redwood Chair
Make sure the sliding lock bar is clean and...

Make sure the sliding lock bar is clean and lubed, then jump the lock actuator to see if the mechanism works.

If still no go I'd suspect a wiring issue.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,493
Posted By Redwood Chair
More K-jet Black Magic.

Right down to the brake booster holding vacuume for several hours.

Also the tiniest amount you turn it makes a big difference, plus the allen key's pressure on the plate counts, so you'll need to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,493
Posted By Redwood Chair
98% + of the time the 3mm adjustment on the fuel...

98% + of the time the 3mm adjustment on the fuel distributor is correct and changing it to account for a problem you haven't found yet is a temporary measure at best.
Forum: showroom 01-24-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
1/2 x 20 on a 240

1/2 x 20 on a 240
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2020, 10:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 320
Posted By Redwood Chair
Being an economy car Volvo usually got the...

Being an economy car Volvo usually got the gearing right, at least up until 1983 when they geared the stick shift cars too high with 331s to meet CO2 emissions numbers at 55mph.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 320
Posted By Redwood Chair
Efficiency is more speed related, so I'll take...

Efficiency is more speed related, so I'll take that as a trick question and say at or under 60 mph where the cars hit a wall of air.

Strictly speaking of engine rpms I'd guess below 2500 there...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 320
Posted By Redwood Chair
Considering what actual Oregon freeway speeds are...

Considering what actual Oregon freeway speeds are [10mph less than Cali] I'd say the M41 would be plenty of gearing even with the stock ratios.

Unless you have a really well built up B20 then...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2020, 02:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By Redwood Chair
Just hang a rag on the exhaust and be sure to...

Just hang a rag on the exhaust and be sure to mask the lower sides if you shoot up near the pinch welds.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2020, 12:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 280
Posted By Redwood Chair
:uh: Buy a spray can or two of undercoating...

:uh:

Buy a spray can or two of undercoating at your friendly neighborhood car parts store and touch it up.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,022
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://i.ytimg.com/vi/YgSPaXgAdzE/maxresdefault.j...

https://i.ytimg.com/vi/YgSPaXgAdzE/maxresdefault.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2020, 04:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,022
Posted By Redwood Chair
^ +1 Besides which I wouldn't put up with...

^ +1

Besides which I wouldn't put up with some lowballing hack trying to strip out / cross thread my spark plug holes either!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2020, 01:00 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,493
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Remember it's going to read 43ish mid...

:nod:

Remember it's going to read 43ish mid swing because it's not a V8.
Forum: showroom 01-18-2020, 11:27 PM
Replies: 977
Views: 505,582
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://www.bing.com/th?id=OIP.V2NfnBJebZ2sYK_xbry...

https://www.bing.com/th?id=OIP.V2NfnBJebZ2sYK_xbry14QHaE9&pid=Api&rs=1
Forum: showroom 01-18-2020, 01:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,840
Posted By Redwood Chair
W<d>ITH PANHARD BAR

W<d>ITH PANHARD BAR
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2020, 10:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 665
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://www.picknpull.com

https://www.picknpull.com
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 422
Posted By Redwood Chair
The inner fender is the problem piece, besides...

The inner fender is the problem piece, besides getting it sealed up right and rust proofed to factory specs.
Forum: showroom 01-16-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 977
Views: 505,582
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://i.pinimg.com/originals/54/62/9e/54629e844f...

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/54/62/9e/54629e844fff7fc1e4b11c7e6617c7c6.png
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,493
Posted By Redwood Chair
The star wheel is NLA iirc.

The star wheel is NLA iirc.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,493
Posted By Redwood Chair
:wave: I have a known good spare low mile...

:wave:

I have a known good spare low mile B21FT distributor for $100.
Forum: website & board 01-15-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By Redwood Chair
http://ibackpackcanada.com/wp-content/uploads/2011...

http://ibackpackcanada.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Canadian-five-dollar-bill-blue-5.jpg

:please:
Forum: website & board 01-15-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 535
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yes

Yes
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2020, 12:33 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,493
Posted By Redwood Chair
No they pretty much spray a nice cone pattern or...

No they pretty much spray a nice cone pattern or they don't.

Did you take them out and do a spray test into jars / water bottles?

I have a pressure rig here as well...
Forum: showroom 01-14-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 511
Posted By Redwood Chair
Spotted supposedly in Alameda. ...

Spotted supposedly in Alameda.

https://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=6027254&postcount=38143
Forum: showroom 01-14-2020, 01:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
:nod: Always best to confuse them with the...

:nod:

Always best to confuse them with the facts.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2020, 12:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 970
Posted By Redwood Chair
$14.99

$14.99
Forum: showroom 01-14-2020, 12:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
They don't fit unless you fill and drill.

They don't fit unless you fill and drill.
Forum: showroom 01-13-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
No that will just screw up your pinion angles.

No that will just screw up your pinion angles.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,022
Posted By Redwood Chair
At least.

At least.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2020, 08:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,022
Posted By Redwood Chair
Looks pretty tight, do want.

Looks pretty tight, do want.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2020, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 577
Posted By Redwood Chair
Not too sure I'd want to seal the mold in and...

Not too sure I'd want to seal the mold in and send it back through the masonite card.
Forum: showroom 01-13-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
Yea but not on purpose, also your mother smokes...

Yea but not on purpose, also your mother smokes Cuban cigars.
Forum: showroom 01-13-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
Fixed.

Fixed.
Forum: showroom 01-13-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,309
Posted By Redwood Chair
Probably easier to re-drill the wheels.

Probably easier to re-drill the wheels.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2020, 12:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,022
Posted By Redwood Chair
Realistically if it's in Cali you're probably...

Realistically if it's in Cali you're probably going to have to offer him more than the $1K he can get from the state to squish it plus the cost of smogging it that he is responsible for.

Edit:
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,022
Posted By Redwood Chair
NB4 $500 & any rust?

NB4 $500 & any rust?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,502
Posted By Redwood Chair
https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=...

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=novelty+horn&_sacat=0
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,502
Posted By Redwood Chair
No I pay attention and go with the flow.

No I pay attention and go with the flow.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 713
Posted By Redwood Chair
You're right my bad :oops: it's negative offset...

You're right my bad :oops: it's negative offset so add 40mm.

Which puts it back to 57.72" with the thickness of the rotor flanges.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,502
Posted By Redwood Chair
:lol: Typical PR 'I'm OK but everybody else...

:lol:

Typical PR 'I'm OK but everybody else is fvcked up'.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-11-2020, 01:58 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,502
Posted By Redwood Chair
What's wrong with you guys, you in a hurry or...

What's wrong with you guys, you in a hurry or something?

I almost never drive into a box and have to use the horn for what it is intended to be used for, 99.9% of the time I'm tapping it gently to...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-10-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 713
Posted By Redwood Chair
Rear track is 1350mm...

Rear track is 1350mm (https://people.physics.anu.edu.au/~amh110/Wheel_spacers/spacer_info.htm) minus 20 + 20 = 40 for wheel offset I get 1310mm or 51.57".
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-09-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 6,210
Posted By Redwood Chair
Read All 4 Pages ...

I want my 10 minutes back!

:grrr:
Forum: website & board 01-08-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 531
Posted By Redwood Chair
Welcome. :cheers:

Welcome.

:cheers:
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:00 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.