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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 02:28 PM
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Posted By klr142
Beautiful! Looking forward to hearing and seeing...

Beautiful! Looking forward to hearing and seeing more.
Forum: showroom Yesterday, 01:53 PM
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Posted By klr142
I need to read this thread someday. I'm...

I need to read this thread someday. I'm subscribed, but I haven't really looked at it. I saw your video of it going under the knife so I decided I had to at least check in... BEEFY!

What are the...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 183,502
Posted By klr142
Crazy. There are a lot of rules that most people...

Crazy. There are a lot of rules that most people don't know about, so it doesn't surprise me! I guess this makes it easier to blend in? I'm ok with that...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-14-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 51,697
Posted By klr142
I think that is how it was originally sold and...

I think that is how it was originally sold and advertised? But maybe not. I did run it in my NA car once and wasn't too excited about the experience because the dyno curve looked almost exactly like...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2019, 02:20 PM
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Posted By klr142
I did not get a SP plate, I still have the...

I did not get a SP plate, I still have the standard tree plate... She just asked me if I wanted to keep the original plates or not, if I remember correctly.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 03:26 PM
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Posted By klr142
Yes, yes. Maybe.

Yes, yes. Maybe.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 01:41 PM
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Posted By klr142
The height probably won't be an issue if I have...

The height probably won't be an issue if I have stiffer springs, so that's likely what I'll do, but I may need to go higher to get some more weight on the rear tires at some point. We'll see when I...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 01:26 PM
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Posted By klr142
Well, it's not exactly anywhere near factory ride...

Well, it's not exactly anywhere near factory ride height as it sits... It tucks the tires some up front, barely, so we shall see.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 11:48 AM
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Views: 183,502
Posted By klr142
Ah, ok. So there isn't much droop, you're saying....

Ah, ok. So there isn't much droop, you're saying. That's not optimal for uneven surfaces. I guess I'll play around with it one day and may need something else. I scraped my exhaust twice this morning...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 51,697
Posted By klr142
I don't see what you're referring to. Did you...

I don't see what you're referring to. Did you make a comment and do some measurements elsewhere that are not in this thread?

I don't know what you're referring to, what errors? The head and block...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 88
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Posted By klr142
Ah, ok. That image makes much more sense now!

Ah, ok. That image makes much more sense now!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2019, 03:34 PM
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Posted By klr142
I likely have driven your car on this setup...

I likely have driven your car on this setup before, but I didn't pay much attention to the ride as I was mostly likely paying attention to the power.

To clarify, even with the 10" 450lb springs...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2019, 12:52 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By klr142
Because that is step one to performance in Europe...

Because that is step one to performance in Europe along with a camshaft larger than an H for stage 1 NA performance.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2019, 12:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,728
Posted By klr142
We had been running the big Innovate on the race...

We had been running the big Innovate on the race car and various other cars for many years but it finally started flaking out earlier this year. It might just need a new sensor but we had a PLX lying...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 618
Posted By klr142
Stock injectors are perfectly fine for what...

Stock injectors are perfectly fine for what you’re running. A more modern Injector may provide you with better idle quality and emissions, but nothing else.

Lots of info in this thread and here’s...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 820
Views: 183,502
Posted By klr142
Haha, but the coil overs are not! Thanks dude! I...

Haha, but the coil overs are not! Thanks dude! I might want to grab new sleeves, springs(beehive so they don’t rub?), helper springs and the lux steer stuff before I install them someday. I feel like...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 51,697
Posted By klr142
It says events measured at 0.050" tappet lift,...

It says events measured at 0.050" tappet lift, which I interpret to mean .050" on top of the .015" lash because that's when the tappet starts moving? As opposed to our Google worksheet that shows...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-08-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 820
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Posted By klr142
Yes, indeed! Did you take your front license...

Yes, indeed! Did you take your front license plate off? I'm probably going to.

On another note, I got the AEM UEGO wideband installed and it's read properly 3 out of probably 10 key cycles......
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 25,553
Posted By klr142
That looks a bit odd... What piston is that and...

That looks a bit odd... What piston is that and what does it look like from other angles? It looks like a blob placed on top of a piston from here!
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,269
Posted By klr142
The only picture I can see of yours is the one of...

The only picture I can see of yours is the one of the 745T next to the old Pontiac. I don't know why!
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,269
Posted By klr142
I can't see either of your time slips. Both...

I can't see either of your time slips.

Both runs are the S60, I just didn't initially have the best run's slip on my phone and wanted to get something posted. The 244 is sitting, waiting,...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 23,931
Posted By klr142
I see I see. A larger turbo will definitely be a...

I see I see. A larger turbo will definitely be a nice upgrade as it will make the same/better power with less boost and less heat underhood. That being said, you need to make a way to hold the spark...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-26-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,269
Posted By klr142
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-26-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 51,697
Posted By klr142
I hadn't noticed that before, but indeed they...

I hadn't noticed that before, but indeed they pretty much are until near the lobe tips! The V15 will probably be the same as the "IPD Turbo" cam you guys measured already, just with a different LSA...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-26-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,269
Posted By klr142
Hahaha, now this is EvW! :) Here's my...

Hahaha, now this is EvW! :)

Here's my fastest time slip:
14.440 @ 96.29mph...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-26-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 183,502
Posted By klr142
Well, I don't know about that... I have to make...

Well, I don't know about that... I have to make the General Leif run with my free time and then go race it! But maybe this winter I'll dig into it some. We shall see!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-26-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 23,931
Posted By klr142
Transmissions are rated in torque, but yes, a...

Transmissions are rated in torque, but yes, a Volvo transmission will not last long with that much torque, especially in third gear!

It looks like the boost isn't falling off at high rpm but...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 51,697
Posted By klr142
Man, all this time I have had an old V15 NA cam...

Man, all this time I have had an old V15 NA cam lying in my stash(damaged) that I hadn't thought of. I can send that to you when I get the other cam back from you for measuring. I feel bad about...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-25-2019, 04:11 PM
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Views: 183,502
Posted By klr142
Well, new house has been purchased and the garage...

Well, new house has been purchased and the garage is just about set up. Sadly, it's maybe smaller than the last one just with a bit more depth. The car has been rotting outside at the shop since at...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 553
Posted By klr142
How do those pads compare to the ST43s in...

How do those pads compare to the ST43s in endurance racing? We have run Cobalts on the General Leif and may do so again, but I know a lot of people have had good results with the ST43s in this sort...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,640
Posted By klr142
Or an M, they have different lobes as well. :)

Or an M, they have different lobes as well. :)
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,503
Posted By klr142
Incorrect. If you want to pick up a lot of power...

Incorrect. If you want to pick up a lot of power and throttle response off idle, you will want a custom fuel chip. The stock fuel map is screwed up at low rpm and high load causing the engine to run...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,269
Posted By klr142
:rofl: THE WEST IS WINNING!!! With a...

:rofl:

THE WEST IS WINNING!!! With a MASSIVE 10 point lead.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,269
Posted By klr142
Well, 5 months later, the 240 has basically been...

Well, 5 months later, the 240 has basically been sitting and rotting away while we bought a house and sold our other one. We had an evening of drag racing at PIR this past weekend though, so I took...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 563
Posted By klr142
I remember this thing! Very cool setup and one...

I remember this thing! Very cool setup and one that someone should enjoy!

It sounds like Phil has retired from building engines in general, too, with Cameron taking over here in Portland.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-01-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,472
Posted By klr142
Yes, but the learning and leaning is reduced if...

Yes, but the learning and leaning is reduced if you have the tune lean enough to begin with that it doesn't need to adapt and lean out further. To some extent, anyway...

See the red with the first...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-21-2019, 12:02 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,472
Posted By klr142
Oh, by the way, I turned Lambda feedback on for...

Oh, by the way, I turned Lambda feedback on for our race at PIR because the car was running too rich in the lighter load areas(13:1) and I wanted to try and make sure we had no fuel capacity issues...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,472
Posted By klr142
Yay! Get shorter tires and run a 4.10/4.30/4.56...

Yay!
Get shorter tires and run a 4.10/4.30/4.56 rear end so you can use 3-5th gear and it’ll be much better. The spread with those gears is ok. Or get the T5 in there If you have one with the 2.95...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,299
Posted By klr142
You shouldn't have any rubbing issues with Hydras...

You shouldn't have any rubbing issues with Hydras and that tire size. If you do, you can easily work around it. Chop off one coil(dead coil) from the top and then re-check. It's easy enough to do on...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,299
Posted By klr142
Sweet, congrats! Now lower the rear of the car...

Sweet, congrats! Now lower the rear of the car 0.5-1" so you can put the power down better. :oogle:
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,727
Posted By klr142
:clap::clap:

:clap::clap:
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,474
Posted By klr142
The KG2T is not 300° of duration when measured at...

The KG2T is not 300° of duration when measured at the same lift as KL Racing's camshaft being measured as 280°, I expect. The KG2T is not a racing camshaft, either.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-10-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 13,259
Posted By klr142
That is the definition of being under damped...

That is the definition of being under damped which means too soft of shocks/struts for the springs, or blown shocks/struts. You could also be hitting the bump stops if you didn't trim them with the...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-04-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,588
Posted By klr142
Haha, thanks sir! Good timing, by the way....

Haha, thanks sir!

Good timing, by the way. We have a race this weekend at PIR! Free to watch and hang out as always, if you’re around you should come play!!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,070
Posted By klr142
Ah, ok. That or have some taken off the valves....

Ah, ok. That or have some taken off the valves. None of which are easy. Or get 1mm thinner lash caps? And we have shims as thin as 3.4mm I think at the shop if you don’t have any that thin. We may or...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,472
Posted By klr142
Do it, do it! Or come to the track and hang out...

Do it, do it! Or come to the track and hang out with us when we race!

Regarding ignition timing, start closer to 10 at low rpm and ramp your way up. I think I’m still only around 18-19 at 2000rpm...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,472
Posted By klr142
Nice! Do more than puttering around the...

Nice! Do more than puttering around the neighborhood! :) I asked for more info about the setup in the KL Racing camshaft thread.

I'll see if I can smooth out my timing map now and post it up soon....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,070
Posted By klr142
Here's the other thread, by the way:...

Here's the other thread, by the way: http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=341072
How much is shaved off the head and did you do any combustion chamber modifications?

Stock headgasket or...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 51,697
Posted By klr142
Speaking of which, when you do get around to...

Speaking of which, when you do get around to putting it in a car, if you set the valve clearances to .020"/.5mm, you will have similar seat to seat opening times as the H cam at .015". It'll run! Do...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,070
Posted By klr142
Also keep in mind that the T1 and T2 aren't going...

Also keep in mind that the T1 and T2 aren't going to be much or any "better" than an IPD Turbo cam(better depends on your goals and usage). The T3 is going to be a step up in performance, though,...
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