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Forum: events Yesterday, 07:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 374
Posted By gsellstr
Good deal Jack. I'm crashing in Sac Friday and...

Good deal Jack. I'm crashing in Sac Friday and Saturday nights so I'll be down for a drive after.
Forum: events Yesterday, 03:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 374
Posted By gsellstr
Working on something Jack, got a discussion going...

Working on something Jack, got a discussion going with the planning committee. We gotta do something for sure though, even if it's after the meet.

You still wanna do the drive after?
Forum: events 09-28-2022, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 374
Posted By gsellstr
Just a reminder this is coming up! Also for those...

Just a reminder this is coming up! Also for those planning to attend, please do make sure to RSVP, greatbasinvolvoclub@gmail.com.
Forum: article composition 09-24-2022, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,707
Posted By gsellstr
Only snapped one pic but it was really just a...

Only snapped one pic but it was really just a flat piece of plate with the ball end from a spare link welded to one end. I measured c-c from the shaft hole to the ball center on a stock 230 TB and...
Forum: showroom 09-23-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,625
Posted By gsellstr
Just added some stuff to that thread as well,...

Just added some stuff to that thread as well, following my swap earlier this year.
Forum: article composition 09-23-2022, 02:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,707
Posted By gsellstr
Old thread, somehow missed that it was there but...

Old thread, somehow missed that it was there but I just went thru this route earlier in the year. If you look for the earlier 960 TB that includes the evap fittings on it, then you don't need to...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-22-2022, 01:03 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 747
Posted By gsellstr
Pssshh, what does that guy know....lol

Pssshh, what does that guy know....lol
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2022, 12:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 747
Posted By gsellstr
I've run a handful over the years. Went from the...

I've run a handful over the years. Went from the 13c to 15g to HE341 to HE351 to GT2871R to GTX2867 Gen 2 (current). I really do like the 2867, pretty quick to spool (well, at lower elevations...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-21-2022, 12:15 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 33,490
Posted By gsellstr
I'm on a GTX2867 Gen 2 with an ATP T3 .63...

I'm on a GTX2867 Gen 2 with an ATP T3 .63 housing. Garrett doesn't make a T3 housing for the GT28 but ATP does, nicely done. I'm fighting a little of the same, going from sea level to 4000' I...
Forum: events 09-13-2022, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 374
Posted By gsellstr
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2022, 06:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,210
Posted By gsellstr
Same price as FCP but supporting the little guy....

Same price as FCP but supporting the little guy. Nice!
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 09:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,210
Posted By gsellstr
Yeah, so, that video isn't even remotely...

Yeah, so, that video isn't even remotely applicable in any way to the 2/7/9 series. If you watch the video, it describes a 1pc strut housing/cartridge, rather than the 2/7/9 style with a replaceable...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 07:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,210
Posted By gsellstr
They who? Koni, FCP, or TS? Never heard of that,...

They who? Koni, FCP, or TS? Never heard of that, haven't had a need to modify the Koni's as they are direct replacements.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,210
Posted By gsellstr
8641-1246 for the struts. FCP has them, I've...

8641-1246 for the struts. FCP has them, I've bought from tunersports.com a handful of times over the years, saves some cash, never had an issue dealing with them, but FCP may offer a lifetime...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2022, 03:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,210
Posted By gsellstr
I'll second the Koni's. Never run the SRT's but...

I'll second the Koni's. Never run the SRT's but I've run the yellows, have them in mine with first gen IPD springs (TME's, not the current ones), and I gotta say, I really like the ride, for handling...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-04-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 904
Posted By gsellstr
Assuming you're talking pre-73 here, just for the...

Assuming you're talking pre-73 here, just for the record?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-25-2022, 12:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,264
Posted By gsellstr
MAF doesn't read pressure, it only reads airflow....

MAF doesn't read pressure, it only reads airflow. Fuel cut is based on a certain amount of airflow. 14psi at sea level will have a far different reading from the MAF than 14psi at 6000'.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2022, 04:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,264
Posted By gsellstr
That wire is irrelevant if you're using a turbo...

That wire is irrelevant if you're using a turbo ECU, as it's not connected internally, even though it's in the harness. Depending on what ECU and what injectors, are you running the proper impedance?...
Forum: website & board 08-19-2022, 05:41 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 26,144
Posted By gsellstr
Not sure at this point. I've added this to the...

Not sure at this point. I've added this to the mod panel as well, just gotta get Dana to take a deeper dive into it.
Forum: website & board 08-18-2022, 01:33 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 26,144
Posted By gsellstr
Doesn't make a difference tagging. It's something...

Doesn't make a difference tagging. It's something on the backend perhaps, following the work Dana's been doing.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2022, 01:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,331
Posted By gsellstr
Yeah, I can confirm everything was setup proper...

Yeah, I can confirm everything was setup proper but it definitely shook that motor pretty good. Also didn't wake up until pretty late compared to the IPD. It was even degree'd when installed.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2022, 04:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,592
Posted By gsellstr
That's kinda what I was wondering in terms of...

That's kinda what I was wondering in terms of being close enough on that. I can't imagine that minimal difference would be enough to cause an issue, since they are oversized anyway.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2022, 04:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,342
Posted By gsellstr
There is the advantage of going beehive's for...

There is the advantage of going beehive's for stability at higher RPM as well though, just throwing it out there.

Dunno what the springs are in my SPM head, but I'm going to swap them out with...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2022, 03:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,567
Posted By gsellstr
Same here, 2-3psi.

Same here, 2-3psi.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2022, 09:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,592
Posted By gsellstr
What is the mismatch you're seeing? I'm curious,...

What is the mismatch you're seeing? I'm curious, as I've not heard that mentioned, and the spacing was damn close by the naked eye on the 230 gasket to ford plate.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-31-2022, 02:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,427
Posted By gsellstr
For the driveshaft swap, since you want to stay...

For the driveshaft swap, since you want to stay 2pc, take a look at the Spicer center bearing that's floating around, forget the part number now, but VB242 did a post on it a while back, several...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2022, 09:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,592
Posted By gsellstr
I'm with Mike, see if you can locate one for the...

I'm with Mike, see if you can locate one for the 2.3 Ford's. My old shop in Sac had one on hand as well.
Forum: website & board 07-18-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 26,144
Posted By gsellstr
I'm not getting them either. On gmail for the...

I'm not getting them either. On gmail for the record.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2022, 09:28 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,151
Posted By gsellstr
My CP's had really thin rings, couldn't find...

My CP's had really thin rings, couldn't find something in the aftermarket world anywhere to replace them (plasma moly as well).

Having had CP give the machine shop incorrect specs, and the...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2022, 09:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,761
Posted By gsellstr
First things first, have you checked with a...

First things first, have you checked with a mechanical gauge? I've found some HUGE variances as the pressure sender warms up. Had one that freaked me out, did all the usual checks, finally mechanical...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-01-2022, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 720
Posted By gsellstr
There's a few options, depending on plate size....

There's a few options, depending on plate size. Turbo 5 will be smaller than NA, NA 5 often will have the wedge attached to the plate, but are the same size as the 6's. If it's from a 6, it's a later...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-30-2022, 12:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,076
Posted By gsellstr
I went with a Hurst and a lever from an SN95,...

I went with a Hurst and a lever from an SN95, heated and bent it a little to straighten it up to clear the seats. Still haven't found a solid boot selection a little.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2022, 05:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,132
Posted By gsellstr
No pictures off-hand. Given it was spec'd for the...

No pictures off-hand. Given it was spec'd for the vehicle, don't recall that they are doing them anymore it, the only thing I had to grind a little on was the adjuster, simply due to case size. That...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2022, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,132
Posted By gsellstr
Mechman 170A in my 740, stock location.

Mechman 170A in my 740, stock location.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-18-2022, 10:55 PM
Replies: 307
Views: 228,214
Posted By gsellstr
Confirmation, the V6 yoke and the 1pc Coleman EDC...

Confirmation, the V6 yoke and the 1pc Coleman EDC shaft, still rattles like an SOB, even with the new trans with the billet bearing retainer. No difference between the 2pc dampened shaft and the 1pc...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2022, 01:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,159
Posted By gsellstr
If you're just going 1 piece, buy the shaft from...

If you're just going 1 piece, buy the shaft from Coleman Racing, way cheaper usually, and nice stuff. From there, a yoke, a flange, and you're done.
Forum: events 05-18-2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,710
Posted By gsellstr
Have fun ya'll. Hopefully next year for me to...

Have fun ya'll. Hopefully next year for me to make the trek, depending on job situation. I'll be moving into my new place while ya'll are still hungover.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-30-2022, 06:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,376
Posted By gsellstr
It's amazing what a phone call will do, glad you...

It's amazing what a phone call will do, glad you got things settled.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-30-2022, 11:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,376
Posted By gsellstr
Josh was having some email issues for a while,...

Josh was having some email issues for a while, should be resolved now. I'll give him a heads up on this one, since a phone call is a bit harder being you're up north.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-25-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 503
Posted By gsellstr
Those shouldn't really be a problem, they are...

Those shouldn't really be a problem, they are simply a rubber spacer to keep the shock located, however those shocks have a bonded inner sleeve anyway. I haven't had those on my car for a decade,...
Forum: events 03-23-2022, 07:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,710
Posted By gsellstr
Guess you're not going then? I may not be ABLE to...

Guess you're not going then? I may not be ABLE to go actually, got some stuff going on.
Forum: events 03-22-2022, 10:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,710
Posted By gsellstr
:bs:

:bs:
Forum: events 03-21-2022, 03:47 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 23,088
Posted By gsellstr
Gonna be another wild year, no idea if I'll make...

Gonna be another wild year, no idea if I'll make it, but I would like to.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-18-2022, 08:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,432
Posted By gsellstr
The Traum's from Yoshifab are full length skirts,...

The Traum's from Yoshifab are full length skirts, not the mini's that the JVAB motor had, while still running the long rod configuration.
Forum: events 03-18-2022, 08:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,710
Posted By gsellstr
Dunno what my schedule will be like, got a bunch...

Dunno what my schedule will be like, got a bunch going on right around that time right now. Kinda depends if things fall thru, then I can make this, otherwise, nope, I'm out.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-18-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,432
Posted By gsellstr
Yeah, the shorter piston thing...BTDT, won't do...

Yeah, the shorter piston thing...BTDT, won't do it again, that sucked big time for far too long.


MTOD did an Engine Masters on long vs. short rod design, didn't equate to much difference at all.
Forum: events 03-14-2022, 04:50 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 118,661
Posted By gsellstr
First post updated with the formal...

First post updated with the formal release...registration is open on the GGVCOA website!

For those on the drive, I'll be splitting the group into 4 groups...stock/scenic, stock/spirited,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-14-2022, 11:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By gsellstr
Might search this site a bit, there's been quite...

Might search this site a bit, there's been quite a few threads on this very subject...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2022, 10:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,042
Posted By gsellstr
On LH2.4 you can't adjust the timing externally,...

On LH2.4 you can't adjust the timing externally, only via software.

JB...yeah, that's where I've had to pull a good bit of timing as well. I have NO idea how the hell they got by with maps that...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2022, 08:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,042
Posted By gsellstr
To be honest, mine detonated on 91 big time over...

To be honest, mine detonated on 91 big time over about 10psi, to a point I had to run booster or E85, never figured out why. Different engine configurations didn't seem to matter, brand of fuel...
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