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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 11:53 PM
Replies: 14
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Now, I've answered your questions, here comes...

Now, I've answered your questions, here comes the inevitable: why?

I said why I did my hoses, why are you doing this?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 09:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 290
https://pitstopusa.com/i-5066147-aeroquip-steel-re...

https://pitstopusa.com/i-5066147-aeroquip-steel-reusable-6-hose-to-9-16-18-thread-size-female-90-power-steering-hose-end.html

Hose
Description
High Pressure Hose (Power Steering-FBG) - This high...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 290
Super easy to do your own..I've sone a coupla...

Super easy to do your own..I've sone a coupla cars worth using the recommended Aeroquip PS hose...If you can screw a hose onto a faucet you can do it.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
Dooooood. I hain't follow the reasoning.. ...

Dooooood.
I hain't follow the reasoning..
"Find" a specific 95 low milage blah blah..

vs
drill and tap in approx 24-30min any block you happen to have from 1960-----> onwards..

Seems like...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 985
For a given weight and drag CD there is a direct...

For a given weight and drag CD there is a direct inter-relationship between fuel burned, gearing, revs, and mpg..>
Maybe not so common here in merikuh where gas is always so cheap but fairly...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 985
Picky picky.:roll:

Picky picky.:roll:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2018, 06:19 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 632
Oh really? ...

Oh really?

https://images.homedepot-static.com/productImages/3f9835f6-0548-4638-b4dc-89fec38d163b/svn/mechanic-in-a-bottle-oils-lubricants-additives-2-004-1-64_1000.jpg

Don't be too sure.:roll:
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2018, 01:46 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
You know I have troubel with el ...like...

You know I have troubel with el ...like axel...<--that is correct, just the language is wrong.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2018, 05:40 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
Some version or versions still are..I made...

Some version or versions still are..I made several more so there would be less wait and to deal with naughty boys who can't return the favor and send the thing(s0 back>
Kebwood chair who goes to the...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-13-2018, 04:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Silly boys those are just photos..Photos are...

Silly boys those are just photos..Photos are always suspect....

Go Alibaba , you'll find the things there and some places (already checked, some places do sell single units..Might check...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
Who are you mansplaining this to Miguel? You...

Who are you mansplaining this to Miguel?

You changed the premise. Long rods DO make moar torx..

Much blah blah over the last 50 years about long stroke vs short stroke..So much BS...
But there...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 554
Go direct......to where the intercooler was...

Go direct......to where the intercooler was made..A-L-I.....
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
because stroke alone does only one thing....more...

because stroke alone does only one thing....more rotating weight.. because the joural is further from the center of crank--that is the definition of stroke..

Its easy to see with a simple thought...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
Grunt is a function of engine volume and how much...

Grunt is a function of engine volume and how much it POPS....via high cr or CR + more volume of air (and matching fuel) you cram in which really is effectively CR in another form..
And where it goes...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
I suggested think of a lathe ----chuck speed for...

I suggested think of a lathe ----chuck speed for a 1" dia piece of steel might be 1000 rpm, while chuck speed for a 14" piece might be 180..
For given rpm the liner feet per minte passing the tool...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 01:33 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
Agreed, its so simple..why wouldn't you? By...

Agreed, its so simple..why wouldn't you?

By the way I check offical weight of B21/B23 crank...16,4 kg

But if that is "TOOOOOoooooooooOOO Much!!" nothing stopping anybody from checking in a...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,111
Bigger bearings aren't necessarily good...higher...

Bigger bearings aren't necessarily good...higher baring speed as function of diameter..
B20/B21/B23 mains are 2.5" which is close enough to gaddammit to mysterious start date B230s anyway.. so BFD...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2018, 04:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 781
Fuel distributor for euro models should be...

Fuel distributor for euro models should be same..80mm airflow door...6 cylinder fuel head drilled and tapped for 4 cylinders..
The warm up regulator with manifold reference is the thing that should...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 985
They are 2 sides of the same coin...more...

They are 2 sides of the same coin...more efficiency = moar powrz= less fuel consumed per unit of distance..
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2018, 01:27 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,230
Terrible..Barely drivable off boost, it almost...

Terrible..Barely drivable off boost, it almost looks like the car is going backwards.

Poor thing!

As for above the question of what that limit is is really hard..Well it seems to be hard for...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2018, 01:16 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,230
Fiat head like this one? ...

Fiat head like this one?
http://st.motortrend.com/uploads/sites/5/2009/12/31732245.jpeg.jpg?interpolation=lanczos-none&fit=around|660:414

That combustion chamber? Yes i see now..It's exactly the...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-09-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,230
I thought reliability and longevity were maybe...

I thought reliability and longevity were maybe the most important..:oops:

And the last line "dropping compression"...Truthiness award contender ya got there>

8.0:1 on a B21 is raising...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 05:26 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,230
Actually one of TB smart-er-er guys Janne aka...

Actually one of TB smart-er-er guys Janne aka Wagner posted some years ago some data that showed un-optimal ignition timing/curve costs more than lowering comp to some reasonable level...
the thing...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 01:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 985
Yeah those Lay Cock things are a horrible...

Yeah those Lay Cock things are a horrible joke...dry humor, harumph!

The M47 in my wagon isn't bad...there very well may be parts..Truth is I haven'rt looked too hard..I did ask whassis their...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 985
Careful...I heart all to fawk the T5--the one...

Careful...I heart all to fawk the T5--the one with the tallest 1st but I also reccomend much shorter axle ratios...
See its an interplay...1st thru 4th fun, and then when you have the insane...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,834
fawkme sideways I've been looking at old bikes...

fawkme sideways I've been looking at old bikes too!...Must be daft..:-P
Saw a 1980 250 KTM...Hmmmmmmmm
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 444
Look hard John..I don't know if there's enough...

Look hard John..I don't know if there's enough meat in the OD of the hubs especially with weird-ass Volvo studs bug dumb knurl dia..
Might be worth doing a scale drawing to see..
I did the 4.25 to...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,834
That'll teach ya to wander off....Hows the ol PV...

That'll teach ya to wander off....Hows the ol PV going?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-05-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 781
poiki unless you are forced to retain K-jet by...

poiki unless you are forced to retain K-jet by some odd rule, you are creating very difficult problems for yourself that really you don't have to...Finns have the best educational system in the world...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-04-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 615
Fresh

Fresh
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 03:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
OK..Asking questions is the best way to avoid...

OK..Asking questions is the best way to avoid making groundless assumptions..

Its interesting that you seem to assume I was inferring he was dumb..Not at all.
Just trying to make a guess if the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 12:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 483
Stock pistons are cast..they are OK..But...

Stock pistons are cast..they are OK..But typically they fail and spit out chunks of ringlands..Especially with young hack guys hacking..
Mahle forged pistons cost One million dollars..Each.
There...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-26-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
I meant hood off so the plastic is exposed..UV...

I meant hood off so the plastic is exposed..UV light is hard on most plastics..

And Mmmmmm Iduno about how wise the S13 idea is.
See, the japonaise tend to have a little 8mm line in and then an...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Kid, there may be a reason..You may not like it. ...

Kid, there may be a reason..You may not like it.

have you noticed your boss wearing something like this?:oops:...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-25-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Yeah there has been Mike..runner volume.. I can't...

Yeah there has been Mike..runner volume.. I can't count how many times that's been discussed.

And yes translations software for the normal slangy tech-nerd and always sarcastic way that Swedes...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
You're funny... ranting and raving. Truth is a...

You're funny... ranting and raving. Truth is a lot of guys have cared about my opinions.that's why they call me and order nice stuff. And they don't call you...

You just keep saying funny things...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
He did not make that clear..TLDR immediately...

He did not make that clear..TLDR immediately below quoted text...kinda foolishly thought that meant it applied to the text it was adjacent to.. What ever

But it is nice that Björn Ånvedh would...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Proves nothing to any person with even half a...

Proves nothing to any person with even half a brain.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Still having trouble with reading I see..Sad.

Still having trouble with reading I see..Sad.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
This sort of pure unadulterated Bullsh!t and your...

This sort of pure unadulterated Bullsh!t and your name calling is one reason I have gotten sick of Turbobricks and whiny ass boy-children. People post crap which is obvious and act as it it is some...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
probably. I have seen the tanks kind of "fall...

probably.
I have seen the tanks kind of "fall apart" when I have been "harvesting tanks" in junk yards but that is on cars without hood which had strong sun on them in urban areas with filthy air...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
TLDR...I always knew you were a lightweight...

TLDR...I always knew you were a lightweight whiner but ^ that is too long?
That's why you remain uninformed.
Here--as short as can be done just so you don't strain yourself and need to lie down....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
The stock flatish tank and the cylindrical tank...

The stock flatish tank and the cylindrical tank both use a moulded hose.The fitting at the bottom is 3/4" or 19mm and the fitting on the radiator is 5/8" so the hose is moulded to those sizes.

The...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
They aren't.. I asked a mutual accomplice...

They aren't..

I asked a mutual accomplice of a friend, owner and head honcho at High Speed Engines...who mentioned a week ago he was mapping a VOC car..

I asked:
John Vanlandingham
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Turbo? Any..It'll get in and the fraction of % of...

Turbo? Any..It'll get in and the fraction of % of CFM can be made up for by turning up the BOOST.
THAT's the magic of turbos--it'll cram stuff on regardless of sh***ty intake... (go look at the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Right. The vid is the equivalent of somebody...

Right.
The vid is the equivalent of somebody saying "I dino-ed a trillion mile motor after I put this cam on the right (and did nothing else) and it didn't do a thing..That proves the blah blah blah...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
VOC allows touching basically nothing...but if it...

VOC allows touching basically nothing...but if it has a production PN you can use it..

A FB freind who is in the business might give us a little insight on if they are actually doing 180.....
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
Not going to waste time arguing with you over a...

Not going to waste time arguing with you over a sloppy silly video which PROVES nothing..
Your terms exaggerate...
And it is the intake runners which become the limiter in the non-turbo Redblock,...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
TONS..and endless..30 years of discussion..How...

TONS..and endless..30 years of discussion..How ell do you read Swedish?

sävarturbo.se
http://forum.savarturbo.se/
Forum: performance & modifications 05-22-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,694
You really think that vid of a 22 y.o. kid...

You really think that vid of a 22 y.o. kid screwing with a stock B230F and concluding that his customer "needs" a 531 head---and that sight unseen he's going to improve things by porting it belongs...
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