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Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 656
Posted By esmth
a b230ft in a cj or yj, where do I send my...

a b230ft in a cj or yj, where do I send my money??:-P
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By esmth
The 240 has the two piece harness. the 940 engine...

The 240 has the two piece harness. the 940 engine harness is integrated with the chassis harness
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 656
Posted By esmth
Lol, i guess I'm not the only one that thought...

Lol, i guess I'm not the only one that thought about this. great cheap engines
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 268
Posted By esmth
plant material and other debris comes in though...

plant material and other debris comes in though the cowl vents and settles in there rusting them from the inside out. Clean out the material, cut rust and weld in new panels

There are plastic...
Forum: events 06-19-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 351
Posted By esmth
This looks fun. I'll try to join

This looks fun. I'll try to join
Forum: performance & modifications 06-19-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 393
Posted By esmth
Trying to get lh2.4 to run well without the iac...

Trying to get lh2.4 to run well without the iac is not worth it. You can get it to work in the environment you set it up in well, but once the weather/temperature/humidity changes it'll run like crap...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2018, 08:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 630
Posted By esmth
get one of them fancy adjustable voltage...

get one of them fancy adjustable voltage regulators, more expensive up front but modern good quality batteries can charge to a higher voltage than the stock regulator can provide



I want a 100a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2018, 08:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 583
Posted By esmth
if the shop said they're out of round i think you...

if the shop said they're out of round i think you already have the answer. The v70 probably has more malleable bushings and suspension components and granny-tier sound proofing to not notice it as...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-18-2018, 08:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 775
Posted By esmth
My oil pan is the same exact color as yours :lol:...

My oil pan is the same exact color as yours :lol:

old ford blue engine paint?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-16-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
Another update Went to cars and coffee in...

Another update

Went to cars and coffee in Boston and I pulled my single muffler off and tried my 0deg tune. Holy frig the crackling is insane. My muffler was hiding it all so well so I thought it...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-10-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
update: ran a couple tanks of gas though running...

update: ran a couple tanks of gas though running 0deg ignition at the low load part of the map. definitely pops&crackles more but it's really quiet. Friend reports he cant hear or see anything when...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By esmth
i have never seen those model numbers before but...

i have never seen those model numbers before but i'm in the US. We wouldn't know for sure but the ezk for a b230 may have more ignition advance due to a bigger bore than the b200. We wouldn't know...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 609
Posted By esmth
you should be fine to use the ecu if they are...

you should be fine to use the ecu if they are both NA. Though to be sure, what ECU and EZK model numbers are the computers?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-31-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By esmth
What pressure does the warning terminal light...

What pressure does the warning terminal light close at? 0.5bar like the normal pressure switch?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 965
Posted By esmth
when 90% of the cars here are automatic you take...

when 90% of the cars here are automatic you take what you can get
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-30-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
stock location in front of the turbo. I'm still...

stock location in front of the turbo. I'm still using the 13c CBV as well. I've been buttoning up a super 60 t3 to put on soon but haven't gotten around to putting it and the blowoff valve on yet
Forum: projects & restorations 05-30-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,592
Posted By esmth
good idea. I might do this next time I see a 240...

good idea. I might do this next time I see a 240 in a yard
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-30-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
another update: 0 deg aka 160 in the data fields...

another update: 0 deg aka 160 in the data fields definitely made it sound different at the start of decel. I think not much is happening because of the default decel fuel cut. Might temporarily pull...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-30-2018, 09:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By esmth
you should be able to check if its the handbrake...

you should be able to check if its the handbrake if you drive around with it slightly engaged. the rattle may change or completely stop and then you can say for sure if that is it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-30-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 566
Posted By esmth
I had a resonance similar to what I think I hear...

I had a resonance similar to what I think I hear in the video. I needed to lengthen my torque rods a wee bit and it stopped the noise on decel. luckily my torque rods were adjustable

The noise...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 965
Posted By esmth
Yes, mine slid right out of the crank where it is...

Yes, mine slid right out of the crank where it is seated. Then replace it with the real pilot bearing and remember to install the pilot bearing clip to keep it retained
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 06:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 965
Posted By esmth
The auto pilot "bearing" is not a bearing, it's a...

The auto pilot "bearing" is not a bearing, it's a cylinder of metal with a hole in it. It'll roast either the crank or the trans input shaft (probably both) if you ran it like that very long
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2018, 07:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,695
Posted By esmth
Did you notice any difference in power or...

Did you notice any difference in power or spool-up speed with the 89- vs the 90+?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,025
Posted By esmth
I'm also on the mass boarder! Another yard to...

I'm also on the mass boarder! Another yard to check is brandy brow. I last went 3 weeks ago and they had no rwd stuff rn but they occasionally have them
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-26-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
update: EZK doesn't like negative degree value...

update: EZK doesn't like negative degree value (173 or -4.875deg) in the table. car doesn't start. I'm going to try 160 for 0 degrees



I may be modifying the wrong line. But looking in the .xdf...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-24-2018, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
When I was running just an open downpipe it had...

When I was running just an open downpipe it had all the pops and crackles like your 87. But now I have a full exhaust with no cat and am trying for a similar effect.

I haven't updated the thread...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-21-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
Megasquirt forums say to do -5 degrees ish to get...

Megasquirt forums say to do -5 degrees ish to get some anti-lag. I put 173 in the data table to get -4.875 on the degrees table. i'm gonna test tonight
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By esmth
I use the motive power bleeder and it has never...

I use the motive power bleeder and it has never let me down so far
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-21-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 558
Posted By esmth
:rofl::rofl::rofl:

:rofl::rofl::rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,257
Posted By esmth
I have no idea. Your car looks like it took more...

I have no idea. Your car looks like it took more damage so maybe it wasn't the dogdish, but a rod or something
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-21-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 945
Posted By esmth
trying for exhaust pops on downshift lh2.4

I'd post this in the tunerpro thread but nobody seems to look in there anymore.

I'm trying to be a dumbass kid and get some pops and bangs out the exhaust on downshift. I've retarded the ignition...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,257
Posted By esmth
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/kPat3akDiek" frameborder="0" allow="autoplay; encrypted-media" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-20-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2,145
Views: 712,982
Posted By esmth
You could try another xdf for a different bin....

You could try another xdf for a different bin. I've noticed many of the bin files have the same structure with different data in the maps
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,105
Posted By esmth
I was about to say RIP previa ( I want one) then...

I was about to say RIP previa ( I want one) then I saw it was already dead. I can’t offer any tips but I wish you luck
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,724
Posted By esmth
Did you end up using the kjet manifold? Or did...

Did you end up using the kjet manifold? Or did you swap to the b230 one with it’s fuel rail?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 558
Posted By esmth
if the compressor blades are hitting the housing...

if the compressor blades are hitting the housing you're sucking metal particulate into your engine. i wouldn't drive it imo
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 472
Posted By esmth
another +1 for drilling the panel. I went with...

another +1 for drilling the panel. I went with the gymnastics method and did it under the dash after the old pedal-box was removed
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 807
Posted By esmth
740 because rwd

740 because rwd
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 814
Posted By esmth
agree. it isn't derelict enough to rice out

agree. it isn't derelict enough to rice out
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,348
Posted By esmth
I still run an NA clutch and it's pretty obvious...

I still run an NA clutch and it's pretty obvious when it slips, noise wise. Is the turbo clutch any different? Using the m47 dog dish flywheel & clutch kit
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 403
Posted By esmth
Get a new head gasket put on & new fluids all...

Get a new head gasket put on & new fluids all around and it'll be fine. no need for a new engine especially with only 60k miles

You may not even need a new head gasket if the mechanic saw no...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-23-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,348
Posted By esmth
Make a post on craigslist looking for a bench...

Make a post on craigslist looking for a bench presser to help you :lol:. I was in the same position as you doing my swap, I'm a runner so not very strong upper body
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-23-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,348
Posted By esmth
I wasn't able to do it on my own with jacks and...

I wasn't able to do it on my own with jacks and such. I got two of my strong friends who bench pressed it up and I shimmied it in the right direction from the engine bay. The car was on jack stands,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-21-2018, 10:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,139
Posted By esmth
The timing on the intermediate shaft gear that...

The timing on the intermediate shaft gear that drives the distributor may be off a tooth
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By esmth
You can pull the pan without removing the engine....

You can pull the pan without removing the engine. I wouldn't recommend it though, it sucks and is very finicky. (edit: I actually am not sure if it can be done in a 740)

Also you could just buy...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-15-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,978
Posted By esmth
My recirculated air comes in 3 inches from the...

My recirculated air comes in 3 inches from the maf with no issues. I had the same-ish issue when I +t my car, it turns out the way i routed the pcv system, it was creating a slight vacuum leak making...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-12-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,978
Posted By esmth
No the valve won't work as a blow off, it is open...

No the valve won't work as a blow off, it is open when the car is idling. at least mine is
Forum: performance & modifications 04-04-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,810
Posted By esmth
Mine worked great until I put a turbo on. In...

Mine worked great until I put a turbo on. In cruise mode it cycled between boosting and overshooting the target speed then slamming the throttle shut & slowing down endlessly

following this thread...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-02-2018, 05:09 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 47,038
Posted By esmth
install this in chrome (if you have it) and you...

install this in chrome (if you have it) and you can see all the pictures https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/photobucket-hotlink-fix/kegnjbncdcliihbemealioapbifiaedg?hl=en
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-30-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 837
Posted By esmth
Can't you just check if the timing marks line up?...

Can't you just check if the timing marks line up? you may need to spin the engine a bit to re-line up the marks on the belt with the gears, or you could count the teeth.

One tooth off is what, 14...
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