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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By Marvelous3
Generally, a gasoline engine is not going to...

Generally, a gasoline engine is not going to knock if you suddenly lose spark. Just not enough compression to ignite the fuel without a plug. Now, if the tune is **** then yes, you could get knock...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 693
Posted By Marvelous3
I mean, depending on what the compression ratio...

I mean, depending on what the compression ratio is now you'll lose a little bit of vacuum with higher compression.

I have no experience with the vx cam but the idle is lumpy like it's hunting or...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,249
Posted By Marvelous3
I'm waiting for the gasket to show up from Tasca....

I'm waiting for the gasket to show up from Tasca. It's supposed to be here tomorrow so hopefully that fixes things.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By Marvelous3
^this is probably the best suggestion for what...

^this is probably the best suggestion for what most people want on this board.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,567
Posted By Marvelous3
Daily driven? Probably a T cam. Want to have some...

Daily driven? Probably a T cam. Want to have some serious fun? Enem V16.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,249
Posted By Marvelous3
I ordered a new throttle body gasket and intake...

I ordered a new throttle body gasket and intake manifold gasket in addition to the valve cover gasket I've been needing to fix anyways. Should be here in a few days and we'll see if that fixes it.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-30-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,589
Posted By Marvelous3
That headliner looked gross! What did he do to...

That headliner looked gross! What did he do to the door panels and headliner to get them that clean? Your car is coming along quite nicely.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,249
Posted By Marvelous3
LOL that sounds exactly like mine. What'd you...

LOL that sounds exactly like mine. What'd you do, replace the throttle body gasket and it went away?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,249
Posted By Marvelous3
It says your video is unavailable. Do you have...

It says your video is unavailable. Do you have it set to private?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,249
Posted By Marvelous3
My 16 valve car will sing you a song

So yeah...

https://www.facebook.com/themattmiller/videos/10109968056516680/?t=5

Things I have checked:
I have disconnected each of the vacuum lines going into the intake one at a time. Still...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By Marvelous3
The cam boxes were done with Volvo pink and...

The cam boxes were done with Volvo pink and thankfully have good sealing. It's really just the top cover at the very front passenger side that is dripping.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By Marvelous3
16 valve valve cover and sealant

I'm needing a new valve cover gasket for my 16 valve. Shock of all shocks, it leaks a little. Which gasket are people using? And sealant? Clear rvt or something else?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,783
Posted By Marvelous3
I am curious about that klracing exhaust mani. A...

I am curious about that klracing exhaust mani. A bolt on top mount option would be nice. I think they're like $800 or more the last time I checked.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-29-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,589
Posted By Marvelous3
That interior looks pretty mint!

That interior looks pretty mint!
Forum: events 04-22-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,330
Posted By Marvelous3
So, uh, I resigned from my job this past Friday...

So, uh, I resigned from my job this past Friday so I'm 50/50 on going now. Feel like I should be doing some job searching instead of drinking and talking **** about cars but we'll see. I can bring...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-29-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,257
Posted By Marvelous3
Sorry I haven't read this whole thread. I...

Sorry I haven't read this whole thread.

I had a similar problem to this in my 90 240. There is a joint in the wiring harness that had broken.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-18-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,564
Posted By Marvelous3
I know. Homie up there was suggesting the master...

I know. Homie up there was suggesting the master was broken when that's not the issue at hand.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-18-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,564
Posted By Marvelous3
^^ so when you change to the mustang master...

^^ so when you change to the mustang master cylinder you have to lengthen the rod.
Forum: showroom 03-14-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 429
Posted By Marvelous3
Now mark just needs to rig his wireless mouse up...

Now mark just needs to rig his wireless mouse up to the steering wheel so he can use the pointed to shift.

That looks sweet though! Looks like you could do paddles maybe?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,564
Posted By Marvelous3
I don't remember off the top of my head how long...

I don't remember off the top of my head how long it was but it was just whatever they had at the store. Maybe 1"? It really doesn't need to be that long from what I remember.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,747
Posted By Marvelous3
I always read the internet lore that said the...

I always read the internet lore that said the head was decent enough. It was the intake mani that was garbage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,304
Posted By Marvelous3
Have eBay special kits in both cars. Have worked...

Have eBay special kits in both cars. Have worked fine for a couple of years now. They're all Chinabay so whichever seller looks decent is fine.

3400k is the OEM temp for bmw/vw/mercedes. It...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 539
Views: 103,272
Posted By Marvelous3
dat 993 doe

dat 993 doe
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 918
Posted By Marvelous3
I have my efan set up off a wled using a single...

I have my efan set up off a wled using a single pole hella relay. Works good.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,975
Posted By Marvelous3
Or, ya know, there's that jig he could rent from...

Or, ya know, there's that jig he could rent from josh and keep it moving.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-26-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,380
Posted By Marvelous3
^^My man!

^^My man!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-26-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,975
Posted By Marvelous3
This is turbobricks AF right here

This is turbobricks AF right here
Forum: performance & modifications 02-26-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,975
Posted By Marvelous3
There is a jig floating around somewhere that...

There is a jig floating around somewhere that josh from yoshifab made to cut the reliefs. You can rent it from him for like $50
Forum: events 02-23-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,330
Posted By Marvelous3
If the Vader wagon is ready we can carpool down.

If the Vader wagon is ready we can carpool down.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Marvelous3
The ones I have are DJ auto so aftermarket is no...

The ones I have are DJ auto so aftermarket is no big deal. I'm going to paint it black anyways.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Marvelous3
I am able to find part number 1312619 trim but...

I am able to find part number 1312619 trim but these look like they're for the dot headlights. I assume they're different?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Marvelous3
240 ecode eye brow trim

My drivers side broke off the other evening driving home. Does anyone have a part number or a source for a new one?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,380
Posted By Marvelous3
Have any idea what welding wire people use? 309?

Have any idea what welding wire people use? 309?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-21-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,380
Posted By Marvelous3
external wastegate with a 90+ manifold

Is anyone using an external gate with a 90+ manifold? I'm trying to do this and am curious how people have the gate set up.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,916
Posted By Marvelous3
I was always under the impression that at wot lh...

I was always under the impression that at wot lh went into open loop and it would fire the injectors to the max.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-17-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2,595
Views: 332,622
Posted By Marvelous3
The random assortment of hose clamps is...

The random assortment of hose clamps is turbobricks AF.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By Marvelous3
A 15g from an 850 turbo is a nice upgrade over...

A 15g from an 850 turbo is a nice upgrade over the stock 13c. You will need to reclock the turbine housing which is easy to do. You can use the stock exhaust manifold.

109k on your n/a motor?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,634
Posted By Marvelous3
Rotella 15w40. T4 or t5/t6 if on sale.

Rotella 15w40. T4 or t5/t6 if on sale.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-10-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By Marvelous3
^where do you have it mounted? Before or after...

^where do you have it mounted? Before or after intercooler?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-09-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 731
Posted By Marvelous3
Tial recircl valves

Is any using or has used Tial's QR 50mm recircle valve? Looking at using one on my grey car if I keep LH2.4 around after the plus T. The Tial valve can be converted into a regular BOV if/when I...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-08-2019, 07:51 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 36,014
Posted By Marvelous3
Sweet! Just a basic lm7 or something else?

Sweet! Just a basic lm7 or something else?
Forum: events 01-24-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,330
Posted By Marvelous3
I can probably help facilitate that. Not sure if...

I can probably help facilitate that. Not sure if ill be in the red wagon or the grey sedan but I can probably make it work.
Forum: events 01-16-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 18,330
Posted By Marvelous3
We are in the same boat but I'm trying. Started...

We are in the same boat but I'm trying. Started ordering a bunch of parts id put off ordering because lazy.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-12-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By Marvelous3
Replaced the relay but still nothing. I circled...

Replaced the relay but still nothing. I circled back to the fuse panel and noticed that the fuse was blown again. Looks like one of the tail light boards is a little funky and was blowing the fuse on...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-12-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,848
Posted By Marvelous3
If the wastegate has been welded shut you'll have...

If the wastegate has been welded shut you'll have to run an external wastegate. So you can reclock however you want and not have to worry about a bracket for the internal gate arm.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-06-2019, 07:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 998
Posted By Marvelous3
That bracket design is really a piece of ****....

That bracket design is really a piece of ****. I've had the bolt that goes into the block break off on two different 240s.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 40,095
Posted By Marvelous3
What shocks and struts were you using? Off the...

What shocks and struts were you using? Off the shelf koni yellows or something custom?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By Marvelous3
I mean I have no brake lights right now. Between...

I mean I have no brake lights right now. Between the relay and the switch that should complete the circuit right?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-05-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 671
Posted By Marvelous3
brake light out dash light/ no brake lights

90 240. With my lights on I get a bulb out warning dash light. Turn lights off and the dash light goes away. In both cases my brake lights don't come on. I replaced the bulb out relay, the big red...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-04-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,216
Posted By Marvelous3
I don't think you can get the ps4s in 16". I...

I don't think you can get the ps4s in 16". I would have much rather put Super Sports on my grey car but they're not available in 16's which is how I ended up in the AS3+.

Continentals ride like...
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