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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 01:53 PM
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Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I always got my parts from RSI no problem. Maybe...

I always got my parts from RSI no problem. Maybe you guys are bad at being customers.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 852
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
A little rust sealer, a little wash, fresh...

A little rust sealer, a little wash, fresh battery and she'll be as good as new.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 583
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
That's a huge difference in press fit tolerances....

That's a huge difference in press fit tolerances. Usually fits are something like .0005-.001 inches interference per inch of diameter.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 503
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
20 psi on a chinese t3 turbo. I bet your inlet...

20 psi on a chinese t3 turbo. I bet your inlet and combustion temps went up, ring gap was too small/detonation, followed by ringland failure.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Yeah I just test fitted it. It's pretty straight...

Yeah I just test fitted it. It's pretty straight forward. Cut in half and then put it on. Clears the engine mount and intake bracket.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 04:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Did you have to do anything with the engine...

Did you have to do anything with the engine mount? I'm about to mock it up
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 463
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
7/9 Alternator setup on a 240

I need to move my alternator to fit my turbo and specifically the wastegate, plus just to free up some room on that side of the engine. I've only found a few pictures of ones that may have been done...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,044
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
You’re not going to find a cut and dry how to. I...

You’re not going to find a cut and dry how to. I think one or two people have done it. There’s some info on here if you search, but the people who have done it already had some idea of how to do it.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-03-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I bought an aluminum underdrive pulley on ebay...

I bought an aluminum underdrive pulley on ebay for a decent price. I didn't realize it was an underdrive pulley when I bought it but it is 5 lbs 1 oz lighter and looks nicer. I guess that makes me a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2018, 10:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 527
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Countdown to part out...

Countdown to part out...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2018, 07:59 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,059
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
No. I mean you could. But you shouldn’t.

No. I mean you could. But you shouldn’t.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-28-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Yeah skip that 740 for sure.

Yeah skip that 740 for sure.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-27-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,421
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
It's not a crazy price. Depends on also on what...

It's not a crazy price. Depends on also on what kind of parts they're using. Are they using cheap mufflers and cheap steel or nicer mufflers, v bands, stainless steel? And if they do good work I...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-22-2018, 10:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,143
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
AEM. I stopped using innovate. They seem to be...

AEM. I stopped using innovate. They seem to be too sensitive with their installations. AEM seems to always work reliably
Forum: performance & modifications 04-17-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,762
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Go in the bathroom and turn off the lights. Say...

Go in the bathroom and turn off the lights. Say BNE three times in the mirror and he will appear.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-16-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 953
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
No one has done it? Because it's stupid.

No one has done it? Because it's stupid.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-13-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Everything with the "phase 1" was the 184...

Everything with the "phase 1" was the 184 hp
Forum: projects & restorations 04-13-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Yes

Yes
Forum: events 04-13-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,748
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Is there anyone coming down from Tennessee? I'm...

Is there anyone coming down from Tennessee? I'm trying to plan my trip and I'd have to leave at like 4 in the morning to get there by 5 which would suck. But if I could leave Thursday night and crash...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 558
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
WOOOOOOOOOW! Why does not fit guide or parts...

WOOOOOOOOOW!

Why does not fit guide or parts list anywhere say anything about this?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-12-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 854
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Wow! Is the EPAS from an existing vehicle or is...

Wow! Is the EPAS from an existing vehicle or is this more like an aftermarket "universal" part?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-12-2018, 12:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I work with a lot of electrical connections at...

I work with a lot of electrical connections at the Ford plant and have started using the modern OEM crimp connectors a little more. The multi pin latching connectors with weatherpack seals. They're...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 558
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
WTF is going on with this rack

I have been having the hardest time trying to find a replacement boot for my steering rack. The RH has been torn since I bought my 77 244. Well yesterday I decided to take a look at the LH side and...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2018, 12:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Microsquirt and PNP harness came in the mail...

Microsquirt and PNP harness came in the mail yesterday. New flowmaster muffler came. V band and flex joint come today.

Had a little trouble installing the RX-7 calipers. I didn't realize there was...
Forum: events 04-09-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,748
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I can offer DD services too since I quit drinking.

I can offer DD services too since I quit drinking.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-09-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Pictures of the oil cooler setup. ...

Pictures of the oil cooler setup.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/872/27474441018_af38112842_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/HRPG7W)IMG_20180407_180825 (https://flic.kr/p/HRPG7W) by Brandon Porter...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Thanks I guess? I'll post more pictures this...

Thanks I guess?

I'll post more pictures this week of the oil cooler and other stuff that's been done. Like the MR2 seats.
Forum: events 04-07-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,748
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
After this weekend and nothing going right on the...

After this weekend and nothing going right on the 77 if I go I'll be driving the wagon
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2018, 10:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I think ansel made that because of my hatred for...

I think ansel made that because of my hatred for pineapple pizza.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
K-jet B21 to LH B230f+t

With this being such an early 240 a lot of information was scarce and not a lot of changes were documented.

Ripping out the b21 wasn't bad.
And I started putting together the squirt block....
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Headwork

From using cross sections and guides read online I used a die grinder and kit from harbor freight to port the head as well as a little bit of the exhaust manifold. I do recommend from experience to...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2018, 01:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
What's odd about it? It's reclocked and a few...

What's odd about it? It's reclocked and a few other things I was going to document. If you look up a Volvo K24 turbo on google they look about the same.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,814
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
77 244 Going for Junkyard TB Glory

So I purchased this Mustard Yellow 77 244 after looking for an early 240 for nearly a year. This one fit all my criteria of being a sedan stripped out model with no a/c or power steering, as well as...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,038
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
That torque wrench is sweet. What's the range on...

That torque wrench is sweet. What's the range on it?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-05-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 499
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
If you are putting in the inercooler then I would...

If you are putting in the inercooler then I would think you could figure out how to attach the bov to one of the pipes.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-04-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,353
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Cable and pulley setup? Add some dominoes,...

Cable and pulley setup? Add some dominoes, marbles, match and a candle and make a Rube Goldberg actuated spoiler.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-04-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,388
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I did my fuel pump the week and there's a box...

I did my fuel pump the week and there's a box sealed up on the wires coming off the diff sensor in the back of the car. I didn't see it on any diagrams and couldn't find any info on it. It could be...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2018, 08:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 953
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I think because not many people modify them at all

I think because not many people modify them at all
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-29-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 671
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
The studs on the downpipe like to strip out so be...

The studs on the downpipe like to strip out so be prepared with some penetrating oil or a sawzall worst case
Forum: events 03-29-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,238
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I'll be there

I'll be there
Forum: events 03-29-2018, 09:07 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,748
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
She said yes. I could bring the 77 but I...

She said yes.

I could bring the 77 but I need to redo brakes which is the rx7 calipers, and a new master cylinder, put the turbo back on, fix the wastegate, fix the exhaust, new tie rods, and...
Forum: events 03-28-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,748
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I'll ask the boss

I'll ask the boss
Forum: events 03-28-2018, 03:21 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 5,748
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
It's 12 hours for me too, but I haven't been to a...

It's 12 hours for me too, but I haven't been to a good TB meet in a while
Forum: website & board 03-28-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 659
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
240 Master Race

240 Master Race
Forum: website & board 03-28-2018, 01:51 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,573
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I haven't had any issues.

I haven't had any issues.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-16-2018, 03:24 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,608
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Is the body and interior in decent shape? I wish...

Is the body and interior in decent shape? I wish I could find a decent 264 and either b230 or LS swap it.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,474
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
It's a US thing. Some people import the relays...

It's a US thing. Some people import the relays and sell them in Europe.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,474
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
Here you go. ...

Here you go.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/35318172/chopstick-door-chimes
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,788
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
I don't see anything

I don't see anything
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 2,788
Posted By CAPT_BLOTTO
https://scontent-ort2-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/2910...

https://scontent-ort2-2.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/29101562_10109323245992191_4541438405212372992_n.jpg?oh=4c1212e26a779296f531feece33507c9&oe=5B3FF7B0


WOuld a T3 work with a K24?

I was looking at...
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