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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-08-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Harlard
so drill and tap the turbine housing

so drill and tap the turbine housing
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 772
Posted By Harlard
My setup. It's so so so so good.

My setup. It's so so so so good.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 772
Posted By Harlard
I welded some stock brackets on. Better solution...

I welded some stock brackets on. Better solution would be to weld some U bolts to the arm and a bracket to a removable piece of bar, as the end links want to be right on top of the ball joint.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,079
Posted By Harlard
My "daily driven" 240 seems to sit on stands as...

My "daily driven" 240 seems to sit on stands as long as it runs. Last stint was 9 months. That has more to do with my inability to leave it alone and than anything else.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-07-2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 772
Posted By Harlard
#boughtnotbuilt ...

#boughtnotbuilt

https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/bararmar-undre-240-special-.html
Forum: performance & modifications 11-06-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 20,044
Posted By Harlard
Call Bergen. He has all of the proprietary...

Call Bergen. He has all of the proprietary knowledge now.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-06-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 480
Posted By Harlard
Have you never heard of drill bits and taps??

Have you never heard of drill bits and taps??
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By Harlard
It can be a function of how cold your engine is...

It can be a function of how cold your engine is when you start it.

Also check your water pump, alternator, AC clutch, and PS bearings and belts. Something else is dying on top of the loose valve...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By Harlard
Very likely. It's kind of a regular maintenance...

Very likely. It's kind of a regular maintenance item. You might want to find a copy of your owner's manual and check up on everything that may have been neglected over the lifespan of the car.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 250
Posted By Harlard
When is the last time you had the lash adjusted...

When is the last time you had the lash adjusted on your valve lifters?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-05-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 689
Posted By Harlard
Looks like it should work if your car has an LH...

Looks like it should work if your car has an LH 2.4 harness. If your car uses Motronic (B230ET), then no, it won't work.

I get the desire to simplify and keep the old harness, but it's limiting in...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-31-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 656
Posted By Harlard
I'm considering it for myself

I'm considering it for myself
Forum: performance & modifications 10-31-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 656
Posted By Harlard
Well yeah, the powerband is between 4000-7500 on...

Well yeah, the powerband is between 4000-7500 on those VQ engines. It makes sense.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-30-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 656
Posted By Harlard
Yep same. So far the best option has been to...

Yep same.

So far the best option has been to use a diesel passenger mount, soft stock style driver side mount, and a modified STS Machining 3rd mount with something like this in place of the solid...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 831
Views: 208,054
Posted By Harlard
:lol: Also, story of my life.

:lol:

Also, story of my life.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,032
Posted By Harlard
Resurrecting from the dead. This is the part you...

Resurrecting from the dead. This is the part you want to make the squeal (really more like the whole car resonating and sounding like a foghorn) go away: 30748514
...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 139,014
Posted By Harlard
pls 2 pc Your feet will thank you

pls 2 pc

Your feet will thank you
Forum: projects & restorations 10-25-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By Harlard
My hero :love:

My hero :love:
Forum: projects & restorations 10-25-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 626
Posted By Harlard
Toss the B200E aside for a bit and find yourself...

Toss the B200E aside for a bit and find yourself a cheap 1990+ 740 Turbo. Harvest the engine, intercooler ancillaries, and LH 2.4 fuel and ignition computers. Then find a 1990+ 240 with a B230F and...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 3,088
Views: 514,821
Posted By Harlard
I have one of those cheap ebay...

I have one of those cheap ebay transducers...should I uhh, fuse the TPSREF circuit before the driver gets fried?
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 3,088
Views: 514,821
Posted By Harlard
Yep, you have an iffy connection there.

Yep, you have an iffy connection there.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 3,088
Views: 514,821
Posted By Harlard
I also found this for reasonable money if you...

I also found this for reasonable money if you want moar specifics: https://www.corsa-technic.com/category.php?vc=1&cfrom=category&cart_id=185886&msg=Item+Added+to+Cart&category_id=146&item_id=628#jump
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 744
Posted By Harlard
Hey I saw your car on his lift the last time I...

Hey I saw your car on his lift the last time I was around San Diego. Good going.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 190,228
Posted By Harlard
In that case just lower the ass end of the car....

In that case just lower the ass end of the car. Some shocks, springs, and adjustable perches will only set you back $600 new, unless you decide to fab yourself some fancy ass QA1 coilovers or...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 190,228
Posted By Harlard
in that case if you wanna keep it at that ride...

in that case if you wanna keep it at that ride height, throw on the 450s as is and see what's what.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 12:41 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 190,228
Posted By Harlard
Correct. Like I said, get a spacer for the strut...

Correct. Like I said, get a spacer for the strut mount so you can get your strut travel optimal, based on the fact that you aren't into hot sexy stance anymore :-P
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-09-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,069
Posted By Harlard
Yeah you are best off replacing the mechanical...

Yeah you are best off replacing the mechanical regulator with a 7810 MOSFET. It's pretty easy: https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=321645
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 190,228
Posted By Harlard
The 10" spring will always have a little bit of...

The 10" spring will always have a little bit of preload if the car is not absolutely dumped. You will likely want it as high as it will want to go as well, for what it's worth.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 382
Views: 140,727
Posted By Harlard
Indeed! <iframe width="560" height="315"...

Indeed!

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/9c50AoeJviI" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 190,228
Posted By Harlard
I thought you drove my car on this front...

I thought you drove my car on this front suspension before. Pretty sure that it will feel overdamped with anything lighter.

As for beehives and helpers: these sleeves were worn from being used...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-08-2019, 10:01 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 190,228
Posted By Harlard
Those inserts are brand new!!

Those inserts are brand new!!
Forum: projects & restorations 10-08-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,412
Posted By Harlard
I read through a thread about this some years ago...

I read through a thread about this some years ago in some forum that I can't remember. Glad it's still moving along.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-08-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,386
Posted By Harlard
Falling edge gives the ECU a more stable...

Falling edge gives the ECU a more stable triggering signal
Forum: showroom 10-07-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,025
Posted By Harlard
Car is cool. Rear poke looks 0/10 though. 18x9s...

Car is cool. Rear poke looks 0/10 though. 18x9s should look really good on it.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-04-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 219,249
Posted By Harlard
Yay Adam!

Yay Adam!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-03-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,431
Posted By Harlard
Engineer buddy of mine (who shall not be named in...

Engineer buddy of mine (who shall not be named in this conversation) corrected me. It is a tuned mass damper, albeit mostly a torsional one. From the seat of my pants I have trouble telling between...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 8,386
Posted By Harlard
It's easy. Get a cheap transducer off ebay and...

It's easy. Get a cheap transducer off ebay and put it on the 1/8"-27 port on any aftermarket FPR. The failsafe is only available for MS3 firmware as far as I'm aware.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 692
Posted By Harlard
If you have to ask...

If you have to ask...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-02-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 726
Posted By Harlard
Compressed air down the tubes helps a ton

Compressed air down the tubes helps a ton
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 139,014
Posted By Harlard
QFT

QFT
Forum: projects & restorations 10-01-2019, 01:16 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 37,550
Posted By Harlard
Neighbor's. It looks beige in normal light....

Neighbor's.

It looks beige in normal light. Sun was under the horizon at this point.

Beige and bronze go together. I insist.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-30-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 37,550
Posted By Harlard
Beige car, bronze wheels ...

Beige car, bronze wheels

https://i.imgur.com/qy9IHkTh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 09-30-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 66,939
Posted By Harlard
So how's it perform now?

So how's it perform now?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,431
Posted By Harlard
Big misconception: they are not tuned mass...

Big misconception: they are not tuned mass dampers or balancers. Just a heavy 2-piece pulley with a rubber bushing in the middle to absorb vibration; not really anything tuned to cancel out harmonics.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,247
Posted By Harlard
You can get a bypass plate and run the cooler and...

You can get a bypass plate and run the cooler and filter in a circuit
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,039
Posted By Harlard
Don't be afraid of big things :oogle: :whip:

Don't be afraid of big things :oogle: :whip:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,039
Posted By Harlard
Remember that choking the engine with too small...

Remember that choking the engine with too small of a turbine housing will leave you with both worse spool and top end.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,039
Posted By Harlard
Idk he said it would feel like a 15g

Idk he said it would feel like a 15g
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,605
Posted By Harlard
The type of response I expect from KTP to the...

The type of response I expect from KTP to the comments on this thread: :finger:

What I got: :rant:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,039
Posted By Harlard
Get the t4 1.05. -Josh

Get the t4 1.05.

-Josh
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