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Forum: events 01-10-2021, 09:48 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
No worries. It seems to be a monthly thing, so...

No worries. It seems to be a monthly thing, so just add it in your calendar with a 24hr reminder. We always have a good time.
Forum: the vault 01-06-2021, 09:17 AM
Replies: 749
Views: 582,699
Posted By KwikBrik245
Gonna run a one speed wonder, eh?

Gonna run a one speed wonder, eh?
Forum: projects & restorations 01-03-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 47,374
Posted By KwikBrik245
Your project is coming along quite nicely!

Your project is coming along quite nicely!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-03-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 20,973
Posted By KwikBrik245
Looking great!!!

Looking great!!!
Forum: events 01-03-2021, 10:22 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
So zoom works pretty well I think. The meet was a...

So zoom works pretty well I think. The meet was a pleasure as always
Forum: events 01-02-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
Come one, come all

Come one, come all
Forum: events 01-02-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
ya, the old link isn't linking

ya, the old link isn't linking
Forum: events 01-02-2021, 06:47 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
What is the link for tonight?

What is the link for tonight?
Forum: events 01-01-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
I'm pumped as always. I also have some trailer...

I'm pumped as always. I also have some trailer building questions for you guys regarding the trailer I am building for Drag Week.
Forum: events 12-28-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
Are they similar in operation, or do you think...

Are they similar in operation, or do you think one is superior?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-27-2020, 10:54 AM
Replies: 428
Views: 361,253
Posted By KwikBrik245
So cool! The progression is amazing

So cool! The progression is amazing
Forum: website & board 12-26-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 242
Posted By KwikBrik245
Welcome! Let me know what parts you don't need :)...

Welcome! Let me know what parts you don't need :) And make sure you google your queries before asking in the form of a post, lest you be flammed lol
Forum: projects & restorations 12-26-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
I guess now is as good a time as any to tackle...

I guess now is as good a time as any to tackle the most horrid part of the car... Headliner :ohjoy:

Since I have a sedan and I wont be removing either the front or rear glass, my only other option...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,242
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thank you for the sweet parts catalog! keep...

Thank you for the sweet parts catalog! keep making 'em and I'll keep giving you the plug.
:cheers:
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,242
Posted By KwikBrik245
Face Palm..... I should've seen how old this...

Face Palm.....

I should've seen how old this is first lol
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2020, 10:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,242
Posted By KwikBrik245
Adjustable torque rods are not pointless, as...

Adjustable torque rods are not pointless, as stated above. I would recommend against the poly torque rod bushings however. Grab yourself a set of Kaplhenke Racing Adjustable torque rods. I run the...
Forum: website & board 12-18-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By KwikBrik245
me too. BTW, Your spambot killing abilities are...

me too. BTW, Your spambot killing abilities are impressive. Your speed being the most impressive
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2020, 09:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
I will definitely look into that. I cut a little...

I will definitely look into that. I cut a little relief into my lower cluster panel that I made, but the shifter still gets a little too close.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 32,849
Posted By KwikBrik245
Rock on my friend! Its looking great

Rock on my friend! Its looking great
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2020, 10:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thanks. The lady loves the car. So it worked out...

Thanks. The lady loves the car. So it worked out haha.






It lines up ok. Slightly to the left of center. I need to get some sort of offset shifter to bring the shifter back an inch or two....
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2020, 07:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thanks. Hydras aren't my first choice of wheels,...

Thanks. Hydras aren't my first choice of wheels, but they absolutely look like they belong on the car. I may have to bite the bullet and get something in at least 17" so I can upgrade the brakes as...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-16-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
After a little google and calling around, I found...

After a little google and calling around, I found the company that will be widening a pair of Hydras for me.
https://weldcraftwheels.com/

I just need to figure out how much width will be added....
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,301
Posted By KwikBrik245
+1 Go hydraulic.

+1

Go hydraulic.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-10-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,457
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thank you for the help. I imagine I will be doing...

Thank you for the help. I imagine I will be doing a lot of hose size experimenting before I get it all dialed in. I'm thinking -4 from the regulator to the turbos. probably bigger to and from engine...
Forum: events 12-07-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
Sounds like I had already departed by then. lol

Sounds like I had already departed by then. lol
Forum: projects & restorations 12-06-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 18,704
Posted By KwikBrik245
So cool!

So cool!
Forum: projects & restorations 12-06-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
I went to run the new pigtail to the reverse...

I went to run the new pigtail to the reverse switch and realized I don't have room for the connector to clear the trans tunnel. I am not sure if I just want to hammer out the tunnel more just to make...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-06-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,457
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thanks. I will be moving my cooler to the driver...

Thanks. I will be moving my cooler to the driver side fog light opening tonight (was on passenger side w/ stand alone oil system). I know ball bearing turbos don't need nearly as much oil as journal...
Forum: events 12-06-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thanks to the help of attendees last night, I now...

Thanks to the help of attendees last night, I now know that I've been searching in the least fruitful way for 12 years lol.
I just thought I was using the TB search feature wrong... Nope, I...
Forum: events 12-06-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
Glad you two could join us! I had fun with you...

Glad you two could join us! I had fun with you all, just wish I hadn't passed out after dinner or I would've rejoined.
Forum: events 12-05-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
Come one in, the water's fine

Come one in, the water's fine
Forum: events 12-05-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
See you guys shortly

See you guys shortly
Forum: events 11-30-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,316
Posted By KwikBrik245
Good to know. I'll bring it up next virtual meet...

Good to know. I'll bring it up next virtual meet if he is online. Thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-29-2020, 08:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 987
Posted By KwikBrik245
I don't have a PN but if you take one of the...

I don't have a PN but if you take one of the plugs to the parts store, they could match you up with a pair of copper washers.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,457
Posted By KwikBrik245
Meling 10296 Std. or HiPress. Spring?

I have a Meling 10296 High Vol. oil pump for my twin turbo LS1 rebuild as was wondering if I should also install the High pressure spring that comes with it?

Plumbing for the turbos will consist...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,248
Posted By KwikBrik245
Lovin' it! I also toyed with the idea of an...

Lovin' it! I also toyed with the idea of an electric water pump. Decided against it for the same reasons as electric oil pump for turbos... lack of flow and an unnecessary draw. I have thought of...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,418
Posted By KwikBrik245
I run a E fan and cut down shroud off a 850 on my...

I run a E fan and cut down shroud off a 850 on my daily driven 245. I do use a Derale PWM fan controller $160 @ Summit. This controller has more than the typical 2 speeds. It ha 0-100% fan speeds. as...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
The Center console was a very awkward situation....

The Center console was a very awkward situation. The PO removed the factory head unit and equalizer, and somehow managed to rivet a generic racekor switch panel with push to start. No fitment...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
The rebuild. Wiseco Pro series pistons ...

The rebuild.

Wiseco Pro series pistons
Summit ProLS forged H-Beam rods
Clevite coated H series rod and main bearings
Meling 10296 Hi volume oil pump
ARP main studs
Griffin fan shroud to...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
The PO deleted the ABS pump, but nothing else. He...

The PO deleted the ABS pump, but nothing else. He added the delete plate seen in the pics, but nothing to support or shield it from heat. After a couple good pulls you had ZERO pedal to slow the car...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
I went to the track and my best time was 14.1 @...

I went to the track and my best time was 14.1 @ 107mph. I could tell I had a miss so I went to work. Found that one of my turbos gave out and I had damage to 2 pistons, none to the cylinders...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
1st upgrades

The first upgrades to the car:

Kaplhenke rear subframe, adjustable torque rods, adjustable panhard bar.

The PO built a "scavenge" setup for the turbos. Completely standalone. No filter, No...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 40,406
Posted By KwikBrik245
Keeping it TurboBricks as F*** with that ratchet...

Keeping it TurboBricks as F*** with that ratchet strap 3rd mount. HELL YES!!!!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2020, 01:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,183
Posted By KwikBrik245
KwikBrik245's Twin Turbo LS1 '88 744 REbuild: White Lightning

Here is my attempt at a project thread. Please bear with me.

Back in 2015 a good friend of mine was ready to purchase his first Volvo, and a fellow member (Svenski) informed me of a super...
Forum: events 11-28-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,316
Posted By KwikBrik245
TurboBricks Crashing Drag Week and Roadkill Nights 2021

I was planning on attending both of these events this year, but that obviously didn't happen. Luckily it has given me more time to focus on reliability so I can make the 1000mi trek of Drag Week with...
Forum: events 11-09-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
LOL. As long as a meet doesn't fall on my bday...

LOL. As long as a meet doesn't fall on my bday weekend again, I should be fine. I was getting drowned by friends at the local watering hole before the meet.
Forum: events 11-09-2020, 08:07 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
If having to grab a box of parts because I...

If having to grab a box of parts because I couldn't remember what I was about to say is Ok... Then fantastic!!! hahahahaha

I will be present for the next meet as well
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,575
Posted By KwikBrik245
m47 is correct. Easiest to find as well. I...

m47 is correct. Easiest to find as well. I swapped a m46 into my 90 245, but I had to source some parts because the m46 didn't come in LH2.4 240s like ours. At least in the US that is
Forum: events 11-08-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 140,777
Posted By KwikBrik245
I love this

I love this
Forum: events 11-08-2020, 08:18 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,412
Posted By KwikBrik245
That was fun. I definitely did a little too much...

That was fun. I definitely did a little too much B-day celebrating before the start. Drunk enough to brain fart on parts going in my build hahaha :oops:
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