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Forum: showroom 07-20-2013, 10:06 PM
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Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Me too!

Me too!
Forum: events 07-02-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,466
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Yeah I think I will do the same. I still need to...

Yeah I think I will do the same. I still need to figure out this brake problem on the 240. Hopefully I can get the car finished on time. I still need to get the fender lips trimmed and some body work...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-29-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Thanks dude. Yeah, I know haha. Someone told...

Thanks dude.

Yeah, I know haha. Someone told me that earlier on in the thread. I'm too lazy to do anything about it. I'll get a real one from somewhere soon.

SWEET MY CAR IS A TRAILER!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-29-2013, 10:03 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Ja, klar...sehr sportlich und klasse.

Ja, klar...sehr sportlich und klasse.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-29-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
So the car is finally back on the ground. Took...

So the car is finally back on the ground. Took some pictures at the city park tonight. Sorry for the odd lighting.

The brakes need to be re-bleed again methinks. Might also need to check out one...
Forum: events 06-27-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,466
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Oh this will be sweet. I hope autobahn screamers...

Oh this will be sweet. I hope autobahn screamers are allowed? If not ill be in the 240.
Forum: showroom 06-24-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,462
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Cool. Haven't been to a Midsommar since 2007....

Cool. Haven't been to a Midsommar since 2007. Good times.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-22-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Okay, some new pictures up of the brake...

Okay, some new pictures up of the brake conversion today. I am still having a hell of a time trying to figure where this vacuum leak is coming from. I'm still getting that odd sound whenever I have...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2013, 08:24 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
R Brakes are on. I'll take some better pictures...

R Brakes are on. I'll take some better pictures this weekend with the wheels on. Have about 3-5 mm of clearance on the calipers with the wheel on. I was a bit afraid that I needed to get 32mm spacers...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-19-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Ditched the RX-7 brakes setup and went ahead and...

Ditched the RX-7 brakes setup and went ahead and did the R brake conversion instead.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2013, 01:16 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Yeah I know, I have said this about 1903234...

Yeah I know, I have said this about 1903234 times. We will see in a few weeks...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Thanks man. I'll upload some more photos when I...

Thanks man. I'll upload some more photos when I finish doing more things to the car. Only a few more small areas of the car I would like to work on and I think it will be finished.
Forum: events 05-26-2013, 10:37 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 28,704
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
I'll be there.

I'll be there.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Yeah all of the M clips I'm using are the same. I...

Yeah all of the M clips I'm using are the same. I had quite some trouble trying to source the correct ones because I was sent a random assortment of parts from the FC and FD calipers.

I asked a...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2013, 11:32 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Buddy just sent me some pictures of my wheels. I...

Buddy just sent me some pictures of my wheels. I think they turned out great!

http://i312.photobucket.com/albums/ll323/oldschooleuro1/null_zpsdfe3f402.jpg
...
Forum: showroom 05-24-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2,215
Views: 658,397
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Buddy just sent me some pictures of my wheels. I...

Buddy just sent me some pictures of my wheels. I think they turned out great!

http://i312.photobucket.com/albums/ll323/oldschooleuro1/null_zpsdfe3f402.jpg
...
Forum: events 05-24-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 414
Views: 28,704
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
I second this haha

I second this haha
Forum: events 05-23-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 28,704
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
On second thought this may work but I'll come...

On second thought this may work but I'll come down on the 12th.
Forum: events 05-22-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 414
Views: 28,704
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Could we make it a week later 18-20? I REALLY...

Could we make it a week later 18-20? I REALLY want to make it since my home base is in Birmingham now. Would like to put some names to some faces :wave:

I'll be flying back to the US on the 11th...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2013, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Yeah looks like I can't get the aluminum valve...

Yeah looks like I can't get the aluminum valve stems from Volvo anymore.
Forum: showroom 05-19-2013, 10:49 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 11,637
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Looks like a fantastic day! Wish I could have...

Looks like a fantastic day! Wish I could have made it up with Homer. I see a couple of nice Scotia Blue 240s too. REPRESENT!
Forum: showroom 05-13-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,889
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
The man. ...

The man.

https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash3/554830_10101316344037959_613250572_n.jpg
Forum: website & board 05-11-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 508
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Hallo Mike! Willkommen. Sie haben Bilder von dem...

Hallo Mike! Willkommen. Sie haben Bilder von dem Auto?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2013, 11:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Haha yes I sent the wheels in with the tires...

Haha yes I sent the wheels in with the tires removed. I'm just asking if anyone has the superseded part number because the one I found is the old one which is 3529872. Anyone know of a later valve I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2013, 09:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Metal Valve Stems for Polaris

Hey guys. I'm currently getting my Polaris redone and it turns out that the guys can't get the metal valve stem removed. Tried almost everyway they said. Does anyone have a part number for a new set...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
So thought I might give an update. Turns out I...

So thought I might give an update. Turns out I took out the wrong brake line for the passenger caliper and I re-bled the brakes again and the car is braking normal again. No more brake failure light...
Forum: showroom 04-02-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 554
Views: 63,124
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Thats a sick silver 244 on the left.

Thats a sick silver 244 on the left.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
That's what I think too, but its weird that the...

That's what I think too, but its weird that the MC and BB would go out at the same time too...

The pedal does feel like I am doing a little bit more work than before to get the car to stop.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
If its working for you then there must be air...

If its working for you then there must be air trapped somewhere. I'll bleed the system again this week.

As for the remake of the lines, I want to avoid doing that but if this doesn't work then I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 09:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
I read that too somewhere. Now I can't find it....

I read that too somewhere. Now I can't find it. Someone said something about using a MC from an ABS car too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Looking at Dave's setup, it looks like I'll have...

Looking at Dave's setup, it looks like I'll have to run new lines since the stock lines won't reach the correct ports. Unless I am looking at it wrong...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Hmm very interesting. I might try and switch the...

Hmm very interesting. I might try and switch the line to the other port (switch the lines from the junction block to the passenger side caliper) to see if anything changes. In the meantime I may...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 08:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
That's what I am thinking too...mine is about 10...

That's what I am thinking too...mine is about 10 years old. Won't hurt to replace it. I think it got fubared when I had a friend accidentally pressed the pedal all the way down to the floor when I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
No I actually didn't remove the rear...

No I actually didn't remove the rear proportioning valves.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
So I believe after further investigating that I...

So I believe after further investigating that I may have my circuit incorrect. Brake failure light is coming on when I press on the pedal hard.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
And here is the current line setup I have on the...

And here is the current line setup I have on the car...

http://i312.photobucket.com/albums/ll323/oldschooleuro1/ScreenShot2013-03-31at95006AM_zps0618f3c6.png
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
oh and click that black box to listen

oh and click that black box to listen
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,450
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Blow off valve powered brake booster...

Hey guys. So I just completed my RX-7 Brake conversion over the weekend and have a couple problems. First off I 'think' I deleted one of the incorrect brake lines for the front calipers. I deleted...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-28-2013, 12:49 PM
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Views: 486,162
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
How much was the new windshield?

How much was the new windshield?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Also, I forgot to add. I'll be cutting the lips...

Also, I forgot to add. I'll be cutting the lips on the rear fender in a couple weeks so that sick new Hankooks don't get shredded up.

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Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Oh and I forgot. I bolted these adjustable...

Oh and I forgot. I bolted these adjustable thingies made by some crazy russian dancing guy on E that looks like Homer.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Danke! 244's FTW. So small update: ...

Danke! 244's FTW.


So small update:

Calipers are on (still have to paint the other one but just bolted on there just to make sure everything fit). I may have to put a thin washer in between...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-22-2013, 07:48 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
I'll have 25mm spacers in the front because the...

I'll have 25mm spacers in the front because the Polaris can't clear the FD calipers at all which leaves plenty of clearance. I'll be fine because I tend to do things slowly and carefully (for the...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-22-2013, 04:12 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Yeah that's what I did on my stock calipers....

Yeah that's what I did on my stock calipers. Probably should have done the same here. But PC would be fantastique!
Forum: projects & restorations 03-22-2013, 02:51 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
It was brushed on. Like I said I suck at doing...

It was brushed on. Like I said I suck at doing paint/body work. Painted it with the Duplicolor Brake Caliper Paint Kit. I think I might try again on the other caliper and just put it on. I'll...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-22-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Haha yeah I know, I would but I needed something...

Haha yeah I know, I would but I needed something to fill in the empty space on the front.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-22-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 18,677
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Here are some pictures of one the calipers...

Here are some pictures of one the calipers painted. Yeah I kind of did a lot of coats and looks sort of ****ty. Still contemplating on taking the calipers apart and having them powdercoated. I sort...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-21-2013, 02:56 PM
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Views: 486,162
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Damn right

Damn right
Forum: projects & restorations 03-21-2013, 02:04 PM
Replies: 2,941
Views: 486,162
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
Guess it depends on the dealer. Mine did it.

Guess it depends on the dealer. Mine did it.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-21-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 2,941
Views: 486,162
Posted By OldSchoolEuro
It will depend on the dealer. I would search...

It will depend on the dealer. I would search around and find out who has the best price and see if the dealer will drop ship it for you.
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