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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-05-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 525
Posted By fortbrick
Por-15 works well if you haven’t considered that...

Por-15 works well if you haven’t considered that route
Forum: projects & restorations 07-25-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 68,420
Posted By fortbrick
Think Kev sold this a while back

Think Kev sold this a while back
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 760
Posted By fortbrick
Believe Ursan has a write up on it Edit: Yep...

Believe Ursan has a write up on it

Edit: Yep http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=145089
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,383
Posted By fortbrick
The strut mount should appear like this from...

The strut mount should appear like this from above when installed
Forum: projects & restorations 05-27-2018, 09:52 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 69,670
Posted By fortbrick
That makes sense! Good to know. I hadn’t thought...

That makes sense! Good to know. I hadn’t thought of how emissions might interfere.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 69,670
Posted By fortbrick
Not sure if this has been covered yet, but when...

Not sure if this has been covered yet, but when undertaking a project like this - do you have to apply for some sort of custom title and have a new vin number, or is one of the two original vins...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 93,520
Posted By fortbrick
I think I have a pic of my specs somewhere in my...

I think I have a pic of my specs somewhere in my thread.

Caster spec sounds a little high

Ninja edit: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=5413298&postcount=67
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 93,520
Posted By fortbrick
You won’t be disappointed. :-P

You won’t be disappointed. :-P
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 12:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 744
Posted By fortbrick
I grew up in a '89 745t with houndstooth... ah,...

I grew up in a '89 745t with houndstooth... ah, memories.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-10-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 604
Views: 169,409
Posted By fortbrick
Happy to hear that you've decided to hold on to...

Happy to hear that you've decided to hold on to it. Every time I see this car it makes me want a 140 that much more.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 523
Posted By fortbrick
Hubs are the same as well. Just make sure both...

Hubs are the same as well. Just make sure both have abs tone rings/sensors if you want that.
Forum: showroom 12-25-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,520
Posted By fortbrick
I know that is just a measily 1mm, but if the...

I know that is just a measily 1mm, but if the adapters being used here are the ones that I sold you a while back they are 19mm thick.

Regardless though, looking good
Forum: projects & restorations 12-09-2017, 06:20 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 177,214
Posted By fortbrick
Come spring time that will have to be arranged

Come spring time that will have to be arranged
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2017, 12:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,234
Posted By fortbrick
LH might have needed time to relearn after...

LH might have needed time to relearn after switching back to the cbv.
Forum: website & board 11-16-2017, 07:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,333
Posted By fortbrick
Per the heading description "Long term...

Per the heading description

"Long term single thread ground-up project documentation and build process threads only"


Sounds like you should start a project thread and throw it all in there, I...
Forum: website & board 11-15-2017, 01:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,333
Posted By fortbrick
This is nice. Thanks

This is nice. Thanks
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2017, 05:51 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 177,214
Posted By fortbrick
27 pages later... :omg: This is awesome....

27 pages later... :omg:

This is awesome. Love the attention to detail. Hope to see this in person someday.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 932
Posted By fortbrick
Yeah ^ But it sounds pretty rad. Hope we can...

Yeah ^

But it sounds pretty rad. Hope we can see pics soon.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,842
Posted By fortbrick
I run et20 on an 8” in the rear with room for...

I run et20 on an 8” in the rear with room for less offset, and -5et via a spacer up front.

You’ll need some fender rolling and getting the offset just about perfect.

Next question, why do you...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-25-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 22,869
Posted By fortbrick
Good read. I love how simple you’re keeping this....

Good read. I love how simple you’re keeping this. It just works.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-07-2017, 02:36 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 43,051
Posted By fortbrick
I know that this is good because it makes me feel...

I know that this is good because it makes me feel like what I am doing is inferior in every way.

Wow. Probably the best thread on TB right now.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-27-2017, 11:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,278
Posted By fortbrick
Are those injectors compatible without doing a...

Are those injectors compatible without doing a resistor mod? AFAIK (what I am assuming are orange tops) require that in order to run on lh2.2. There is a ground on the driver side of the engine block...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2017, 10:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,250
Posted By fortbrick
I have a aero 744 spoiler. Pm me if interested

I have a aero 744 spoiler. Pm me if interested
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2017, 04:08 PM
Replies: 547
Views: 126,345
Posted By fortbrick
DIRY?

DIRY?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2017, 11:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,508
Posted By fortbrick
OBX used to make one, but they are either...

OBX used to make one, but they are either discontinued or spendy for a leftover new kit. Maximizer makes a rebranded version of the same thing for a fraction of the cost. I have it, no issues there....
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 617
Views: 92,247
Posted By fortbrick
Yeah, time for a title change. Sweet ride man

Yeah, time for a title change. Sweet ride man
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2017, 06:04 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 131,328
Posted By fortbrick
Get a longer bolt and sleeve

Get a longer bolt and sleeve
Forum: website & board 08-24-2017, 01:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By fortbrick
You won’t get a second email until you visit the...

You won’t get a second email until you visit the forum again, and then a subsequent reply occurs again following.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,435
Posted By fortbrick
I have the same issue currently with 17x8 215/45....

I have the same issue currently with 17x8 215/45. No spacers, almost new everything less the control stay bushings which are pretty much shot. Guess I should check my rack bolts too.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 837
Posted By fortbrick
QSRC & R Brakes on a 7/9

Hopefully there is a relatively easy solution to this question, but here goes.

Car in question is a ‘88 740t, but this *should* apply to all 740’s with separate hub and rotor, and most if not all...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-09-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 472
Views: 108,215
Posted By fortbrick
I won't spoil things, but congrats man. :)

I won't spoil things, but congrats man. :)
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,638
Posted By fortbrick
From RSI's site before things went under RSI...

From RSI's site before things went under

RSI Stage II Camshaft

The RSI Stage II turbo camshaft was designed with broad power in mind, it works great with stock valvetrain and will rev reliably...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2017, 08:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,846
Posted By fortbrick
You would see more benefits in installing an...

You would see more benefits in installing an original 531 head (for better flow) or using an mild, upgraded camshaft in the stock head (more volume), or a combination of both over porting a stock...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2017, 10:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,828
Posted By fortbrick
17x8 et-5 barely clears the inner wheelwell on...

17x8 et-5 barely clears the inner wheelwell on full lock, so YMMV.

18's with proper size tires are going to make the car look like a truck if you don't lower it.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2017, 08:23 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 22,717
Posted By fortbrick
Wrapped up April by crushing my first Volvo, the...

Wrapped up April by crushing my first Volvo, the blue '88 m46 car.

https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4253/35454086156_abdd6d8cd1_b.jpg

But not before pulling this "red block" from it. Not much red...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 93,520
Posted By fortbrick
My brace clears, but I am sure that if I had new...

My brace clears, but I am sure that if I had new engine mounts it would not...

Nice roller, D
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-14-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 49,613
Posted By fortbrick
While not the same as greenbooks, I have a hard...

While not the same as greenbooks, I have a hard copy of 240/740/940 dealership service procedures and exploded diagrams that I can scan if that would be beneficial to the community.
Forum: showroom 06-07-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9,377
Views: 2,804,719
Posted By fortbrick
Nice blue bag, Dustin. That paint sure is amazing.

Nice blue bag, Dustin. That paint sure is amazing.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2017, 10:41 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 42,378
Posted By fortbrick
Makes perfect sense! I was hoping the rear body...

Makes perfect sense! I was hoping the rear body line would mimic the front.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 263
Views: 42,378
Posted By fortbrick
With the side rails, do you plan on welding the...

With the side rails, do you plan on welding the seam and smoothing out the transition above the door and quarter panel? Love where it's going! I vote for bagging it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 810
Posted By fortbrick
Find the code on the vin tag on the core support....

Find the code on the vin tag on the core support. Silver is normally 130
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,494
Posted By fortbrick
Ben has these in some sort, but they are designed...

Ben has these in some sort, but they are designed to be used with his strut mounts/luxe steer. Not sure if compatible with the saab struts. I have them on my bilsteins.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2017, 01:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 986
Posted By fortbrick
Door panel will come off with door closed if you...

Door panel will come off with door closed if you use some finesse.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 949
Posted By fortbrick
Mitsu (90+) return line I have measures ~18"...

Mitsu (90+) return line I have measures ~18" including bends and flange.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,617
Posted By fortbrick
So, there are three levels of redblock rods ...

So, there are three levels of redblock rods

1. Insane, noodly, flacid rods
2. Not as wimpy, but still...quite noodly-like rods
3. "Big" rods - whatever those are (tbd)


I apologize for the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,617
Posted By fortbrick
No, 90+ is big rod. 93+ is oil squirters.

No, 90+ is big rod. 93+ is oil squirters.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,978
Posted By fortbrick
Think he is using them up top because he had cut...

Think he is using them up top because he had cut out the towers previously for camber plates.
Forum: showroom 05-11-2017, 11:05 AM
Replies: 9,377
Views: 2,804,719
Posted By fortbrick
^ :nod:

^ :nod:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2017, 11:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 973
Posted By fortbrick
One I had in the shop measured ~.637

One I had in the shop measured ~.637
Forum: showroom 05-07-2017, 11:34 AM
Replies: 9,377
Views: 2,804,719
Posted By fortbrick
Out for a drive after sitting for a few months ...

Out for a drive after sitting for a few months

https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4180/34469195306_0caec8fcd1_b.jpg
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