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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 157
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Posted By Stiggy Pop
the smoothed out radiator panel is niiiice

the smoothed out radiator panel is niiiice
Forum: projects & restorations 06-12-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,225
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Thanks again for sending the home link to me...

Thanks again for sending the home link to me Chuck! I have not installed it yet but thinking about trying to put it in the dash somewhere, just have to do some experimenting to see if it will still...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I found in my thread where I referenced...

I found in my thread where I referenced Tom/Banana sending me the link but can't find it, maybe he still has it?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I didn't on the stock manifold either, but the...

I didn't on the stock manifold either, but the NIW intake does not have a tapered bore that prevents the injector from being pushed down far enough so it breaches the seal of the o-ring.

Not...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 07:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 545
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Yes I ran this setup for a while with no clips. I...

Yes I ran this setup for a while with no clips. I did not have a problem necessarily but did find that the injectors were being pushed down far enough into the injector bungs to create a boost leak...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 32,154
Posted By Stiggy Pop
does the cam come out with the engine in place...

does the cam come out with the engine in place when they're in a 240?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 484
Posted By Stiggy Pop
60-70k... wow! Glad you got so much use out of...

60-70k... wow! Glad you got so much use out of it, it was definitely a good candidate for a battle axe.

242 is doing good, mostly making incremental improvements at this point and not driving it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 484
Posted By Stiggy Pop
is this still that wagon I brought up as partial...

is this still that wagon I brought up as partial trade on the gold car?? Yeah she was a rusty one.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,709
Posted By Stiggy Pop
well yeah I got the thought behind that, but the...

well yeah I got the thought behind that, but the upper rad is part and parcel of the engine bay to me? Just caught me by surprise.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,709
Posted By Stiggy Pop
didn't paint the upper rad support?

didn't paint the upper rad support?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-06-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 36,265
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Idk I keep think about it on airbags and nice...

Idk I keep think about it on airbags and nice wheels! That said I already have three cars that run 45 sidewalls or less...



there's a guy in my parking lot at work with one of those,...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 36,265
Posted By Stiggy Pop
it has to be a different color though, right?...

it has to be a different color though, right? :lol:

Ya ya, we've been working. Actually need to spend some time doing maintenance work so it's more viable as an actual car. A lot of work lately...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By Stiggy Pop
My previous setup was a clutch net 'red spec'...

My previous setup was a clutch net 'red spec' pressure plate on a flat flywheel. It was not actually painted red but there's no way in hell it was stock or anywhere near, it was so heavy it started...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-31-2018, 09:03 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 66,173
Posted By Stiggy Pop
dog hair just adds strength, like fiberglass.

dog hair just adds strength, like fiberglass.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 524
Posted By Stiggy Pop
No 240 is really a “90s” car.

No 240 is really a “90s” car.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,450
Posted By Stiggy Pop
So I should finally buy one of these then??

So I should finally buy one of these then??
Forum: projects & restorations 05-23-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 172,105
Posted By Stiggy Pop
240s are more fun to DRIVE than drag anyways...

240s are more fun to DRIVE than drag anyways :e-shrug:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-23-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 479
Views: 44,983
Posted By Stiggy Pop
The spoiler is definitely impressive, very cool. ...

The spoiler is definitely impressive, very cool.

That expansion tank was just begging to be polished though!
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,666
Posted By Stiggy Pop
he should stick to sliding around in ****boxes..

he should stick to sliding around in ****boxes..
Forum: events 05-22-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 141
Posted By Stiggy Pop
probably going. They used my car as their volvo...

probably going. They used my car as their volvo for the t-shirt so almost feel obligated now :p
Forum: projects & restorations 05-22-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 17,195
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Always nice to see this one come back up,...

Always nice to see this one come back up, appreciate that you're taking your time but keeping the flame alive (not unlike Doug and the wagon).



I like the color but it is PLAYED OUT. I see so...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,161
Posted By Stiggy Pop
where in western mass?

where in western mass?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 807
Posted By Stiggy Pop
agreed 225/45/16

agreed



225/45/16
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2018, 12:00 PM
Replies: 620
Views: 85,422
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Yes, I'm running semi-sequential fuel and wasted...

Yes, I'm running semi-sequential fuel and wasted spark on my 242. 1kcc injectors paired on two outputs in conjunction with (4) d514a coils. I ran batch fuel the first year with micro then changed.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,172
Posted By Stiggy Pop
moderndriveline.com

moderndriveline.com
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 620
Views: 85,422
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I have no first hand experience but in your...

I have no first hand experience but in your position would be a little concerned about what obstacles the MAF might bring, considering there is very little knowledge to draw from on here.

an...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,157
Posted By Stiggy Pop
What's with Turbobricks and blaming their...

What's with Turbobricks and blaming their accidents on overpasses :rofl:
Forum: projects & restorations 05-09-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 1,228
Views: 172,105
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Carlos Danger over here

Carlos Danger over here
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,709
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I think I'm most impressed by the unseen planning...

I think I'm most impressed by the unseen planning and calendar-clearing which allows for such rapid progress.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-04-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 10,709
Posted By Stiggy Pop
It took a couple of tries to get a decent match...

It took a couple of tries to get a decent match to the beige for my engine bay, went through variations of too pink and too yellow. I brought my gas door in and he tinted it to match the inside.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2018, 01:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,212
Posted By Stiggy Pop
relative cost of installation

relative cost of installation
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,212
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I don't think I'd invest in a t56, talk about...

I don't think I'd invest in a t56, talk about overkill and I can't imagine the 4cyl pulling that 6th gear anywhere but a dead flat highway anyways.

Who's broken a T5 with between 300-400hp from a...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-01-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,225
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I like the homelink idea

I like the homelink idea
Forum: events 05-01-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 21,586
Posted By Stiggy Pop
why is every car in this album rocking a Carolina...

why is every car in this album rocking a Carolina Squat??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 381
Posted By Stiggy Pop
what kind of plastic is it?

what kind of plastic is it?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-24-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,688
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I've bought and returned both (due to packaging...

I've bought and returned both (due to packaging constraints with my setup). I would run the Mann if it suited my needs, it's a nice piece. It is large, check the dimensions on the Mann site.

Yoshi...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-18-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,042
Posted By Stiggy Pop
As I've told you before Trev, I LOVE your cars!

As I've told you before Trev, I LOVE your cars!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-16-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 36,265
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Took a few weeks off to overhaul my daily Viggen....

Took a few weeks off to overhaul my daily Viggen. Getting back onto this, mostly with the intent of sealing it up, making it driveable and putting some DD miles on it (and to get my 242 in the garage...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-12-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 829
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I didn't do that and never had an issue. MLS...

I didn't do that and never had an issue. MLS gasket and an o-ringed block though.

I did re-torque them after ~some miles, and they needed to be.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-11-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,036
Posted By Stiggy Pop
the hallmark of half-assedness

the hallmark of half-assedness
Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 861
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I swapped ABS into my '79 and haven't regretted...

I swapped ABS into my '79 and haven't regretted it. Sure the module isn't engine bay jewelry but it is functional.

Also a nice provision for traction control with MS!
Forum: showroom 04-09-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,395
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I thought my 242 was impressively clean...

I thought my 242 was impressively clean underneath until I walked under Paul's 262 on his lift, just such a nicely and thoroughly done car.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-06-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 736
Posted By Stiggy Pop
good timing, going to do mine this weekend!

good timing, going to do mine this weekend!
Forum: performance & modifications 04-05-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 747
Posted By Stiggy Pop
How cheap is the engine? I bought a 250a...

How cheap is the engine?

I bought a 250a which is the 151c for $100 with a blown headgasket and all of the outdrive stuff. Sold the cam for $120, flywheel for $75 and the 2.5 crank and rotating...
Forum: showroom 04-04-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,395
Posted By Stiggy Pop
West Coast Exotics is owned by Eric Curran who...

West Coast Exotics is owned by Eric Curran who comes from a great Volvo family from my area.

http://www.ericcurran.com/

dumbest comment award goes to Scott S.

Scott_S 3,757
30K asking...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-02-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 992
Posted By Stiggy Pop
only people I know who drive a V40 love it...

only people I know who drive a V40 love it :e-shrug:
Forum: projects & restorations 04-01-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2,998
Views: 560,062
Posted By Stiggy Pop
it is a nice clean wheel. Need a profile shot of...

it is a nice clean wheel. Need a profile shot of the car now.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 66,173
Posted By Stiggy Pop
No reason to throw away good bearings with...

No reason to throw away good bearings with nominal time on them.

Good to know the rings were easy to get. I'm interested to see what the MS reports back.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 521
Views: 66,173
Posted By Stiggy Pop
So what's your game plan, are you pulling in...

So what's your game plan, are you pulling in rings and anticipating replacement?
Forum: showroom 03-22-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,396
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I run 16x8 and 16x9 Epsilons. Dunlop ZII SS...

I run 16x8 and 16x9 Epsilons.

Dunlop ZII SS in 225/45/16 rear, 205/50/16 front.

https://i.imgur.com/e8CuR2N.jpg
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