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Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 2,004
Views: 168,488
Posted By Cwazywazy
I never shifted my M47 very hard and it still...

I never shifted my M47 very hard and it still didn't last under boost, though it was high miles worn out junk. No way one can handle 250hp tho.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 2,004
Views: 168,488
Posted By Cwazywazy
Are you just gonna run the M47?

Are you just gonna run the M47?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 928
Posted By Cwazywazy
I made some with about $10 worth of hardware...

I made some with about $10 worth of hardware store crap.

https://i.imgur.com/yDhUICqh.jpg

A cross brace would be pretty easy, if you have a welder.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 2,004
Views: 168,488
Posted By Cwazywazy
Mine ran fine with the o2 in the log manifold it...

Mine ran fine with the o2 in the log manifold it used to have.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 457
Posted By Cwazywazy
240>850r>740

240>850r>740
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By Cwazywazy
Buy new shock bushings?

I have a good set of billies but they need new bushings. Can't find them for sale, am I stuck with pressing the old bushings out of crappy shocks?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 37,673
Posted By Cwazywazy
That stupid filler neck clamp thingy was a pain...

That stupid filler neck clamp thingy was a pain and it leaked when I tried to fill it all the way. Any suggestions? Also the tank pump hose was torn.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 310
Posted By Cwazywazy
Nice. I love that afr gauge.

Nice. I love that afr gauge.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-14-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 37,673
Posted By Cwazywazy
Fuel tank had a rust hole in the side and the...

Fuel tank had a rust hole in the side and the filler was straight up duct taped in. I think I overpaid for $700..

https://i.imgur.com/rmkwpaah.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 21,326
Posted By Cwazywazy
I like this thread too. Super clean build.

I like this thread too. Super clean build.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 145,577
Posted By Cwazywazy
Extra flavor.

Extra flavor.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-04-2018, 12:04 AM
Replies: 2,004
Views: 168,488
Posted By Cwazywazy
Little rubber thingies that go under the valve...

Little rubber thingies that go under the valve bucket/shim to make it shut up. Not necessary, I forgot to put the new ones in when I did my motor..
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2018, 04:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,353
Posted By Cwazywazy
Built a 3 inch for my 240 because I figured why...

Built a 3 inch for my 240 because I figured why not since I'm already making a new exhaust. Barely noticeable, but I am only running a 15g with the conical flange.

Room for future improvement.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-28-2018, 11:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,643
Posted By Cwazywazy
R134 is like $5 a can, a 240 takes 2.5. It...

R134 is like $5 a can, a 240 takes 2.5.

It does cool significantly better though.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-28-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 2,004
Views: 168,488
Posted By Cwazywazy
Needs more Holset.

Needs more Holset.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-27-2018, 09:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,643
Posted By Cwazywazy
I believe you can rent pumps from vatozone, I...

I believe you can rent pumps from vatozone, I used a super dinky air powered one which works well enough.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-27-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,643
Posted By Cwazywazy
I say replace the drier at a minimum, and maybe...

I say replace the drier at a minimum, and maybe look into a substitute like Duracool. If you use R134 use ester oil.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-25-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,119
Posted By Cwazywazy
Last summer I ran Envirosafe in my 244 and r134...

Last summer I ran Envirosafe in my 244 and r134 in my 245. Envirosafe was significantly better, until something blew and all of the refrigerant sprayed out. But the car didn't explode or anything....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-19-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 373
Posted By Cwazywazy
Shifting into first okay? Mine became really hard...

Shifting into first okay? Mine became really hard to get into first and second so I just swapped it.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-17-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 37,673
Posted By Cwazywazy
Got sick of the crap side pipe and made a full 3...

Got sick of the crap side pipe and made a full 3 inch over-axle setup with a small glasspack and a Thrush Hush. I think it came out decent. I had to do over axle because my IPD bar doesn't have the...
Forum: website & board 03-22-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 646
Posted By Cwazywazy
why not just have "ugly" and "less ugly"...

why not just have "ugly" and "less ugly" categories.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-21-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 965
Posted By Cwazywazy
Nice work with the tach. My low oil pressure...

Nice work with the tach. My low oil pressure light doesn't work either. I believe the wire has to be grounded for the light to come on.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-18-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 35,541
Posted By Cwazywazy
Could that be hosted on Google drive? I've got...

Could that be hosted on Google drive? I've got plenty of space.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 250
Posted By Cwazywazy
Just do the bypass to rule out the faker board....

Just do the bypass to rule out the faker board. It's easy.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 965
Posted By Cwazywazy
As for the fuel filter, you can prefill it with...

As for the fuel filter, you can prefill it with diesel if you're worried about air. I didn't, caused no issues.
Forum: showroom 03-14-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 2,256
Views: 748,019
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/SfYhdOSh.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/SfYhdOSh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/eVz4PKIh.jpg

I want to do a black/silver scheme on the Virgos and put them on the wagon.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By Cwazywazy
I checked it some time ago, looked okay to me....

I checked it some time ago, looked okay to me. Car was a garage queen.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-09-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 389
Posted By Cwazywazy
D24 timing belt question

I believe mine was last done in 2006, but I'm sure there's less than 20k on it. Is the age of it something I need to worry about or is it safe to stick to the 75k interval?

Also who the hell puts...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-09-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 768
Posted By Cwazywazy
Nice work. I tried to print a cupholder once but...

Nice work. I tried to print a cupholder once but it wouldn't stick to the base so the print kept getting messed up..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 435
Posted By Cwazywazy
Mine were rusty, I found the most effective way...

Mine were rusty, I found the most effective way of removing the old shells was to sawzall the inside (carefully) and then fold it up with an air chisel. I tried pressing them out at first which only...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-24-2018, 12:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 487
Posted By Cwazywazy
Just swapped my M47 with an M46. I didn't touch...

Just swapped my M47 with an M46. I didn't touch the clutch, left the dogdish M47 flywheel in there, and it works fine. There's no difference in clutch fork/throwout bearing.

I think you're gonna...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-22-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 37,673
Posted By Cwazywazy
Replaced panhard and torque rod bushings, got...

Replaced panhard and torque rod bushings, got Kalphenke solid trailing arm joints to install.
Did my M46 swap, now just needs OD wiring. Works great. Shifter feels way better without all that slop. ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
No, the pin on the other side is fully in. I had...

No, the pin on the other side is fully in. I had bronze bushings, but the shifter was still super sloppy.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
M47 is out. Pilot bearing feels fine, no loose...

M47 is out. Pilot bearing feels fine, no loose bolts or anything. I don't know much about transmissions, but I don't think this thingy is supposed to be sticking out of the thingy.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-19-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 849
Posted By Cwazywazy
Buy a head off someone here? Sure sounds like...

Buy a head off someone here? Sure sounds like finding a good one is the easiest way to go.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2018, 12:09 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,376
Posted By Cwazywazy
Let me know if you find one.

Let me know if you find one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-17-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,376
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/apQji6V.png #1 injector...

https://i.imgur.com/apQji6V.png

#1 injector tube.. What are my chances that I'll be able to find one?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 10:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,376
Posted By Cwazywazy
Yes, GPs are fine. That issue turned out to be...

Yes, GPs are fine. That issue turned out to be related to gravity and whatnot. It's been starting just fine since I stopped parking pointed uphill.

I know not to use starting fluid, I'm slightly...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-16-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,376
Posted By Cwazywazy
Injectors 2 and 3 seem to be leaking around the...

Injectors 2 and 3 seem to be leaking around the base.. I smelled diesel earlier and one of the injectors was actually spurting fuel but it seems to have stopped, now it's just seeping.

Now what?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-13-2018, 12:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
M46/7 crossmembers are the same right? The one on...

M46/7 crossmembers are the same right? The one on my parts car was rusted to the frame.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
Well, either way it looks like the trans is...

Well, either way it looks like the trans is coming out. Might as well throw in the M46 (Way less worn out) and a new pressure plate/pilot bearing/etc.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
Possibly, but the fact that it still won't shift...

Possibly, but the fact that it still won't shift with the engine off tells me otherwise.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
I have an M46 to swap in, I'm just a little mad...

I have an M46 to swap in, I'm just a little mad that it broke now, when it's still cold..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
So when it's in the air in neutral the tires are...

So when it's in the air in neutral the tires are spinning. I've noticed this before, but now it takes a lot more effort to stop the tire with my foot. (Locker diff.) Maybe that means something?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
Nope, checked that.

Nope, checked that.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 33,919
Posted By Cwazywazy
Can't go wrong with painted steelies, but that's...

Can't go wrong with painted steelies, but that's just my opinion. The current wheel/tire size looks great to me.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-12-2018, 04:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 649
Posted By Cwazywazy
RIP my 5 speed?

So recently I've noticed a bit of weirdness getting out of second after WOT with my M47. Today it became almost impossible to get into first (Even with the engine off and car stopped) and hard to get...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 33,919
Posted By Cwazywazy
Nice. When does the twin turbo LS go in?

Nice. When does the twin turbo LS go in?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-10-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,290
Posted By Cwazywazy
Bigger muffler. I have the same one but 2.5" with...

Bigger muffler. I have the same one but 2.5" with a glasspack and it's not a whole lot quieter than the glasspack alone.
Forum: events 02-10-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 246
Posted By Cwazywazy
Wrong coast.

Wrong coast.
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