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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 02:27 AM
Replies: 35
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Posted By klr142
Ah, ok. So it isnít saying to run it that tight...

Ah, ok. So it isnít saying to run it that tight if you are setting it up. Iím surprised it says itís ok, though. This would be assuming youíre running a stock cam in a stock engine though, so...
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 02:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 704
Posted By klr142
What camshaft are you running, what are your...

What camshaft are you running, what are your goals with this setup, do you have to pass emissions and do you care about your idle quality?

In a turbo car, I would recommend running no tighter than...
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 04:16 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By klr142
The tighter you set them the sooner the valves...

The tighter you set them the sooner the valves open and later they close, reducing the closed time. This very slightly increases the duration of the camshaft making it act like it is slightly larger...
Forum: events 06-22-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By klr142
Indeed, it is! A couple years ago, but the same...

Indeed, it is! A couple years ago, but the same car. Different front end bodywork at the moment.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By klr142
Bearing service has been more reliable for us and...

Bearing service has been more reliable for us and has done Peter’s heads for years. I would not bring a head of this caliber to Aluminum Head Rebuilders.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 02:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,469
Posted By klr142
I look forward to your findings! :)

I look forward to your findings! :)
Forum: projects & restorations 06-22-2019, 02:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,848
Posted By klr142
No... only when things are wrong.

No... only when things are wrong.
Forum: showroom 06-22-2019, 02:56 AM
Replies: 43
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Posted By klr142
Itís plenty fun!!

Itís plenty fun!!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 02:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By klr142
I will be playing with it! In theory I should be...

I will be playing with it! In theory I should be able to just run he 950 binís Info, but itís for a turbo so not quite ideal and I donít know if itíll work in a 933 ecu.


Yep yep.

The idle...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 02:51 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,505
Posted By klr142
Rear springs in the stock location, I assume? And...

Rear springs in the stock location, I assume? And tons of camber and autox slicks, correct?
Forum: events 06-21-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By klr142
I don't want your help! You're not good enough! ...

I don't want your help! You're not good enough!

Everyone else is fine, though.
Forum: events 06-21-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By klr142
Lucky Dog Racing League at PIR 7/6-7/19

Hello all!
Marc and I will be racing the General Leif (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=221925) at Portland International Raceway this coming 4th of July weekend and you should all...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,469
Posted By klr142
Hello Dennis, It is likely a combination of...

Hello Dennis,
It is likely a combination of things. I would raise the idle speed to at least 800(or 900) when warm by adjusting the throttle plate if LH2.4 or idle adjustment screw if LH2.2(block...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By klr142
Hello Jaybee! Yes, I did have the Lambda...

Hello Jaybee!

Yes, I did have the Lambda feedback turned off during the track day but I turned it on afterward for the race. I do think something got messed up when I loaded the leaner Bin into...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,469
Posted By klr142
Hi Tom, Who makes the stage 2 cam you have?...

Hi Tom,
Who makes the stage 2 cam you have? What did you set the valve clearances to?


What engine management are you using? Why not raise the idle speed to 1,000rpm? Depending on the camshaft,...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-20-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By klr142
That seems like a relatively large range of...

That seems like a relatively large range of octane on your fuel if it's not exactly one number. I've also heard that what pumps advertise the fuel being doesn't necessarily mean it is what you're...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By klr142
Yes, I did think of this previously as well and...

Yes, I did think of this previously as well and that would definitely be an easier way to do it... Who knows if it has some other affect of introducing turbulence that may or may not be of concern...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By klr142
I also didn't have the desired results when first...

I also didn't have the desired results when first trying to plug in the 012 look up data, but I hadn't entered and saved both tables apparently. It was ok after that.

That's good to hear on the...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
You are 100% incorrect. We literally swapped...

You are 100% incorrect. We literally swapped engines, changed intake manifolds, changed injectors, changed mass air flow sensors, changed throttle bodies and throttle body mounting positions(in...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By klr142
Basically immediately/yes. For the ignition, it's...

Basically immediately/yes. For the ignition, it's change and load right away. For the fuel, it's change, click save, then load.

I have an Ostrich emulator on both the fuel and the EZK box. I would...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-20-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By klr142
Darn, I was just about to tell you to get LH2.4...

Darn, I was just about to tell you to get LH2.4 on that bitch.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
That's been your experience with a turbo car....

That's been your experience with a turbo car. That has not been our experience with a non-turbo car. A variance of <.5 AFR from desired is just fine for us and it consistently runs within...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,505
Posted By klr142
With what corner weights and what spring rates?

With what corner weights and what spring rates?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
I'm looking for some help on an unstable idle AFR...

I'm looking for some help on an unstable idle AFR and some dyno tuning information:
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=349780
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 466
Posted By klr142
Dialing in LH2.4 on the General Leif and dyno tuning basics?

Next Tuesday, Marc and I are going to try and dial in the General Leif (http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=221925) on the dyno(Dynojet). I have been on the dyno before but never played...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-20-2019, 12:21 AM
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Views: 166,216
Posted By klr142
Yeah yeah, who knows. Having the wrong spray...

Yeah yeah, who knows. Having the wrong spray pattern in there can’t help though!

Here’s some random food for thought though:
This is my head....
Forum: performance & modifications 06-19-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By klr142
I would call Bearing Service Co. and see what...

I would call Bearing Service Co. and see what they suggest.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-18-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,505
Posted By klr142
I've seen you mention this before, but I haven't...

I've seen you mention this before, but I haven't heard of anyone doing it before on the street or even road course(I haven't experienced it on my car and we didn't have that issue on our endurance...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-17-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 663
Posted By klr142
Yes, in theory that is true. It'd be nice to know...

Yes, in theory that is true. It'd be nice to know how much was shaved off the head!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-17-2019, 02:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 704
Posted By klr142
And try to double check the valve clearances...

And try to double check the valve clearances while you’re at it. They may have tightened up a bit with all the new components.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,505
Posted By klr142
Well: Having the maximum stiffness on your...

Well:

Having the maximum stiffness on your shocks can in theory do that to you if they’re too stiff for the setup.

Try the softest setting then gradually work your way up from there to see how...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-15-2019, 03:38 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
Lol, he was not a robot and thanks! Indeed! ...

Lol, he was not a robot and thanks!

Indeed!

Has anyone run one of these before?

We’ll just call it good with the ShockProof and may work on getting more airflow to it. It does state on he...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-13-2019, 01:48 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
Why skip turning it into a heat sink? There is...

Why skip turning it into a heat sink? There is already air flowing under the car, adding a little kick up to help direct air over the diff cover won’t do much if there aren’t fins there to give the...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
Cool. It is a Truetrac so we will give the LW...

Cool. It is a Truetrac so we will give the LW ShockProof a try. We have an aluminum diff. cover so we'll see about adding some fins to that and then maybe adding a little scoop onto the bottom of it...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2019, 01:16 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
What limited slip are you running? Here's...

What limited slip are you running?


Here's the conversation between David at Red Line Synthetic Oil and I yesterday:

Me:
I endurance race a 1971 Volvo 142 and am curious what you suggest for...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-11-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
I'm waiting to hear back from KO Racing to see...

I'm waiting to hear back from KO Racing to see about some dyno tuning time before that race. Hopefully we can dial in the camshaft timing, ignition timing and fueling better so we can go more than...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By klr142
I hear you! I love the higher rpm pull. :oogle:...

I hear you! I love the higher rpm pull. :oogle: The loss of low rpm torque isn't a huge deal for most people, but for a daily driver around town, you won't be having that much fun often and you will...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By klr142
Yes to the first part, no to the second(heck, the...

Yes to the first part, no to the second(heck, the M may even make more Hp than the T cam! But not more torque.). For a daily driver that isn’t to be rev’d above 4k rpm much, if you want maximum...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By klr142
Yes, this is a good point but he says he already...

Yes, this is a good point but he says he already doesn't go over 4k rpm though. The only time you really do go over 4k, even with the 3.73, is when you're in first gear. The T cam will pull fine to...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 980
Posted By klr142
:omg: Cool stuff! "MSF 200 Series ...

:omg: Cool stuff!

"MSF 200 Series

Versatile for Early Holdens and
Toranas, Escorts, Cortinas, Fiats and others
with small bolt circles.
1 to 3 degrees.
Ideal for English axle conversions....
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 980
Posted By klr142
Haven't seen that car before. That's not much...

Haven't seen that car before. That's not much tire/wheel width but it's pushed all the way out!


I have as well(maybe half a degree?), but whatever is going on with the car in the link above is...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 01:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,499
Posted By klr142
Correct. The IPD Turbo cam is a good daily driver...

Correct. The IPD Turbo cam is a good daily driver cam but it will give up some low rpm performance to permit it to not stop pulling until redline. As mentioned by most everyone else, the Volvo...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2019, 01:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 38,192
Posted By klr142
Nice find and WOW! Good job measuring back then...

Nice find and WOW! Good job measuring back then as well, thank you!

Are you wanting something this mild because you’re wanting to stay with the powerband below 6500? You could email Erland and ask...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2019, 07:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,090
Posted By klr142
Raise the idle speed a little.

Raise the idle speed a little.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2019, 05:56 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 38,192
Posted By klr142
I wish we had more data to go along with it! I...

I wish we had more data to go along with it! I guess it's not really helpful to know the information until someone actually runs it, because we don't know what it is or is a copy of.

I should've...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 879
Posted By klr142
Cool, nice work. I'm sure it'd benefit from...

Cool, nice work. I'm sure it'd benefit from having the exhaust opened up a bit with something larger, but I can't imagine the straight through front muffler hurting that much. It's amazing how much...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By klr142
SWEET! Pics or ban!

SWEET! Pics or ban!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 879
Posted By klr142
Shaving the head and putting on a thinner head...

Shaving the head and putting on a thinner head gasket actually retard camshaft timing.
What's the noise in the underhood video? Is it an electric cooling fan that runs with the ignition on?
...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 845
Posted By klr142
Simons Sport system, 2" is fine if you don't mind...

Simons Sport system, 2" is fine if you don't mind quiet performance at a reasonable price. Otherwise, 2.25" is fine. If you are doing head work, bigger camshaft, more compression, more fuel, you...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,636
Posted By klr142
Car setup for the 6/1-2/19 Lucky Dog Racing...

Car setup for the 6/1-2/19 Lucky Dog Racing League event at Pacific Raceways. Changes are highlighted in red!

Engine:
-B230F .030" over(lower compression on cylinder 4, maybe dirty rings, will...
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