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Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 509
Views: 166,986
Posted By JerryJS8
My goodness... I need to register my project car...

My goodness... I need to register my project car with seasonal license plates.

More power to you for getting it finished!
Forum: performance & modifications 03-15-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 406
Posted By JerryJS8
Good find! I like the adjustability

Good find! I like the adjustability
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2019, 04:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,170
Posted By JerryJS8
Yes /THREAD

Yes

/THREAD
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,170
Posted By JerryJS8
K24 with one of these...

K24 with one of these https://www.vivaperformance.com/turbo-billet-hybrid-k24-compressor-wheels-volvo-s60r-v70r/
Forum: showroom 03-01-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,579
Views: 955,675
Posted By JerryJS8
^ That rear tire needs air! ...

^
That rear tire needs air!

----------------------------------------------------

Brother in blue

https://i.imgur.com/TzMAxMzh.jpg
Forum: showroom 03-01-2019, 08:01 AM
Replies: 2,429
Views: 800,112
Posted By JerryJS8
https://i.imgur.com/KTRhy4wl.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/KTRhy4wl.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/6Kz3NHsl.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/jOQ3A61l.jpg

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

https://i.imgur.com/qAqO9x4l.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,086
Posted By JerryJS8
Lol, that's from my thread years ago and I never...

Lol, that's from my thread years ago and I never did get those drawings... ended up making a jig to position the pistons on a drill press and went at it with a center bit, copying the valve reliefs...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-25-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
TL/DR: Just one of those days where a couple of...

TL/DR: Just one of those days where a couple of beers and a zero cost repair made a world of difference :cheers:

So with winter in full swing, lately I'd been having a motor temperature dependent...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-18-2019, 01:55 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 90,602
Posted By JerryJS8
Cool project! But why did you decide to go with...

Cool project! But why did you decide to go with ball bearings instead of linear guideways with a router?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 01:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By JerryJS8
I can second this setup. Has been holding up very...

I can second this setup. Has been holding up very well on my 16v turbo daily driver @ 15psi.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-23-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,737
Posted By JerryJS8
Nice build! Have you tried installing...

Nice build!



Have you tried installing colder sparkplugs? That was the solution for me after also trying to solve detonation with 102 octane. After the new plugs I went back down to 95 without...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 863
Posted By JerryJS8
That'd be me! Car was kept as stock as the build...

That'd be me! Car was kept as stock as the build allowed and runs like a dream, very happy with LH2.4! Details to what all I did in addition (MAF, Injectors etc.) can be found in my build thread.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-08-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 804
Posted By JerryJS8
Shortening the top end does shorten the throw. ...

Shortening the top end does shorten the throw.

You can also displace the pivot ball. That not only increases resistance, it improves the general tractor/tank transmission experience.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-07-2019, 01:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 804
Posted By JerryJS8
I got around to shortening my shifter with a saw...

I got around to shortening my shifter with a saw and a 3d-printed strap.

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5614031&postcount=62

Could print one up and send it in an envelope.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-21-2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 509
Views: 166,986
Posted By JerryJS8
Nobody likes rust... good decision!

Nobody likes rust... good decision!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-20-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
@DET17 Still got the stock master brake...

@DET17
Still got the stock master brake cylinder, I like the draw of the brakes as they are. With no ABS I don't want the brakes to be as "sharp" as they would be with the newer brake master. Will...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-16-2018, 03:03 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
Yeah, the white hood doesn't look stock, but it...

Yeah, the white hood doesn't look stock, but it has street cred :cool: Jokes aside, I also find it out of place and am looking forward to the day it goes.

The calipers have about 10mm of clearance...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-13-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
I plan on repainting the entire car keeping the...

I plan on repainting the entire car keeping the stock blue color, but it's not a priority right now. Until then I might still find a blue hood to swap out, just to save myself from having to paint...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
Again thanks for the positive feedback guys! ...

Again thanks for the positive feedback guys!

@MrKrabs, hope you were able to pull a few prime parts from your car before the insurance hauled it off, bet your girl would have fun ripping out the...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
Thanks, appreciate it you guys! As a daily...

Thanks, appreciate it you guys!

As a daily it's been a blast, even my wife likes driving it and actually kinda grins if we need to trade cars for a while. Just commuting around town feels like it...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2018, 05:39 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 38,967
Posted By JerryJS8
Oh the rust of it all! Before I saw this I...

Oh the rust of it all!

Before I saw this I believed the car to be completely free of rust, but I discovered a little spot that turned into the beginnings of what could have a big problem.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-04-2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 8,809
Posted By JerryJS8
Son of a punk rocker, that sucks! But it's only...

Son of a punk rocker, that sucks! But it's only metal, glad you're unharmed.

Still got a nice doner car there :cool:
Forum: performance & modifications 10-17-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,663
Posted By JerryJS8
Have a wideband already, see 16v turbo project...

Have a wideband already, see 16v turbo project details in my sig.

Future mods must support more for more! 42lb delphis with a 4bar regulator should comfortably get me enough fuel for 300+ hp.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-17-2018, 01:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,663
Posted By JerryJS8
Added to my wish list!

Added to my wish list!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-14-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,642
Posted By JerryJS8
I had the same thing going on and found the body...

I had the same thing going on and found the body panel glue just above both lights had dried out and water was seeping inbetween the body panels into the trunk. Quick, screwdriver to scrape off the...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-12-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,432
Posted By JerryJS8
Look over there, ryan reynolds is serving bacon...

Look over there, ryan reynolds is serving bacon and maple syrup
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 90,602
Posted By JerryJS8
Yeah, after this is done you really won't need...

Yeah, after this is done you really won't need your Scat Pack :cool:
Forum: performance & modifications 10-11-2018, 02:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,283
Posted By JerryJS8
Or the 010 from the late 80's b234f motor would...

Or the 010 from the late 80's b234f motor would also work.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-08-2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,473
Posted By JerryJS8
Definitely do that compression test. That looks...

Definitely do that compression test. That looks like one of the cylinders isn't holding up.

Water in oil? Excessive pressure in crankcase? Overflowing coolant reservoir?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-06-2018, 04:44 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,796
Posted By JerryJS8
/Thread

/Thread
Forum: projects & restorations 09-28-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 343
Views: 90,602
Posted By JerryJS8
Only if built with quad turbos, of course! ...

Only if built with quad turbos, of course!

Come on Sander, doooooo it!

(And on your way to doing things unreasonable, give me your R/T Scat Pack. Christmas is just around the corner!)

P.S. -...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-28-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 798
Views: 115,268
Posted By JerryJS8
Where your you installing the airbags? :-P ...

Where your you installing the airbags? :-P

Nice work though, as usual. I like the idea of using foam to form. Looks like it makes it much easier than stretched cloth between the ribs to form the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,340
Posted By JerryJS8
In with Duder b4 Duder

In with Duder b4 Duder
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,340
Posted By JerryJS8
Why do you want to go twin turbo? Just for the...

Why do you want to go twin turbo? Just for the bling or do you have a certain power curve or HP goal in mind?

Parallel turbos, smaller turbos for fast spool
Compound turbos for high turbo boost...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2018, 06:02 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,908
Posted By JerryJS8
You can't say that and not post pictures!!! ...

You can't say that and not post pictures!!!

BTW: Your cad model looks good, but the cylinder head flange is upside down for a top-mounted turbo ;-)

As far as positioning, I think where you put...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-30-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,121
Posted By JerryJS8
No point in knife-edging if a dry sump will get...

No point in knife-edging if a dry sump will get you more for your efforts. :cool:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-30-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,763
Posted By JerryJS8
Pics or it didn't happen! :cool:

Pics or it didn't happen! :cool:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-30-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 992
Posted By JerryJS8
You just wrote the "the cheap" oils. :-( ...

You just wrote the "the cheap" oils. :-(

Haven't read it yet, but it looks like an interesting read! That guy got really into detail with a slew of stuff.

I've always prefered to buy whatever...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-29-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,740
Posted By JerryJS8
Then use the relay from your A/C condensor fan....

Then use the relay from your A/C condensor fan. It's located on the passenger's side strut tower.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-29-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,199
Posted By JerryJS8
Are you tuning for caburetors? ...

Are you tuning for caburetors?

https://www.sunocoracefuels.com/tech-article/specific-gravity-matter

"The specific gravity of pump gas will typically range from about 0.720 to 0.770. As you can...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-29-2018, 02:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,110
Posted By JerryJS8
Have you done anything to the cam? Could be your...

Have you done anything to the cam? Could be your timing is off a tooth or three.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,740
Posted By JerryJS8
They'll have harnesses as well, probably as a...

They'll have harnesses as well, probably as a package deal.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2018, 02:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,740
Posted By JerryJS8
It's nothing special, just your run of the mill...

It's nothing special, just your run of the mill automotive relay. Your local wal-mart or automotive parts store will have replacements.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2018, 04:16 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 40,532
Posted By JerryJS8
I need to tear out my carpet and check for rust...

I need to tear out my carpet and check for rust and remove the sideskirts and do the same. Seeing this kind of stuff makes me nervous.

Keep courage though, it doesn't look like fun... :-(
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2018, 04:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,740
Posted By JerryJS8
On a 740 the TPS only tells the computer when the...

On a 740 the TPS only tells the computer when the throttle plate is closed (or not closed). At cruising or anything above idle it has no function.

Sounds to me like signal loss from a sensor (CPS...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,908
Posted By JerryJS8
Just welded it directly to the flange. ...

Just welded it directly to the flange.

https://i.imgur.com/WJTBBTql.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,908
Posted By JerryJS8
Nah, just a few pieces of plastic/wood so the...

Nah, just a few pieces of plastic/wood so the teeth don't mar/scratch the surface. That's how I did the oval runners on my header :e-shrug:

https://i.imgur.com/re1IZezl.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,908
Posted By JerryJS8
Put it in a vice and squeeeeeze till oval!

Put it in a vice and squeeeeeze till oval!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 652
Posted By JerryJS8
If by fuel accumulator you mean the fuel filter,...

If by fuel accumulator you mean the fuel filter, that would be the first thing I'd change if it's still the original one.

Otherwise also check for corrosion on the power wires and check the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,376
Posted By JerryJS8
Twin turbo hx35 rötblock! But seriously,...

Twin turbo hx35 rötblock!

But seriously, keep it stock, juat not stock
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