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Forum: projects & restorations 04-21-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,892
Posted By vwbusman66
Mike, my condolences. All the more reason to...

Mike, my condolences.
All the more reason to finish the car out and use it.
Forum: events 04-21-2021, 06:14 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,196
Posted By vwbusman66
That was the rehersal.

That was the rehersal.
Forum: events 04-14-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,196
Posted By vwbusman66
Eh, I always used just regular pancake syrup...

Eh, I always used just regular pancake syrup (aunt jemima, walmart brand, etc).
Forum: events 04-13-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,196
Posted By vwbusman66
with syrup, por favor

with syrup, por favor
Forum: performance & modifications 04-08-2021, 11:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,560
Posted By vwbusman66
This earned an audible exhale of disappointment.

This earned an audible exhale of disappointment.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-06-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 683
Views: 332,907
Posted By vwbusman66
ttt

ttt
Forum: performance & modifications 04-01-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,197
Posted By vwbusman66
I stand by my theory of just buying two WC's from...

I stand by my theory of just buying two WC's from the JY.
OR
Get yourself a jericho 4 speed. Because gear whine is badass.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-30-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 683
Views: 332,907
Posted By vwbusman66
bump

bump
Forum: events 03-26-2021, 01:04 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,196
Posted By vwbusman66
https://i.imgur.com/hLcEkSh.jpg That's my...

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

That's my attitude for myself, at least.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-25-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 33,004
Posted By vwbusman66
Excited for the Amazon! I'd recommend something...

Excited for the Amazon!
I'd recommend something a little more robust than an M40, T5 swaps are doable with the engine upright.
Forum: events 03-22-2021, 12:36 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,196
Posted By vwbusman66
HELL YEAH BROTHERRRRr

HELL YEAH BROTHERRRRr
Forum: events 03-08-2021, 10:11 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
Good to see everyone. See ya'll in april.

Good to see everyone.
See ya'll in april.
Forum: events 03-04-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,196
Posted By vwbusman66
20 minutes before estimated arrival. Joey...

20 minutes before estimated arrival.

Joey (vwbusman69) may be in attendance. We'll have to see if we get his ****box thrown together this summer.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2021, 01:20 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,749
Posted By vwbusman66
Are you using a steel 1 piece exhaust/intake...

Are you using a steel 1 piece exhaust/intake manifold or the aluminum 2 piece manifold?

Both my '71 and '72 140's were notorious hard starters when hot, running HIF6's.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-25-2021, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,427
Posted By vwbusman66
RoadRacer4Life ran a J pipe/na mani early on in...

RoadRacer4Life ran a J pipe/na mani early on in the DeathWagon thread when it was still a reblock.
IIRC he had pretty good results.

Josh at Yoshifab apparently made really good power on a ported...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-25-2021, 12:13 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,838
Posted By vwbusman66
Awesome.

Awesome.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-23-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 67,920
Posted By vwbusman66
Lol is right. I'd just say "I eagerly await a...

Lol is right.
I'd just say "I eagerly await a more realistic offer."
Their #1 priority is closing the claim. Wasting their time will force a better offer.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,364
Posted By vwbusman66
Based on the wideband in the video, it's going...

Based on the wideband in the video, it's going pig rich (like 10.1:1) as soon as it starts backfiring.
I'm wondering if your spark isn't very strong and is blowing out as soon as you start to see...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-18-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 67,920
Posted By vwbusman66
lol Just say what I said to the adjuster...

lol

Just say what I said to the adjuster when my car got totaled:

"It's your legal liability and responsibility to make me whole, which means assessing a value to the vehicle which will enable...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-16-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 15,794
Posted By vwbusman66
Yes. Dumb question. Does the TKO have the...

Yes.

Dumb question.
Does the TKO have the same pattern as the T5?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2021, 12:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,700
Posted By vwbusman66
IMO it makes sense scientifically that all else...

IMO it makes sense scientifically that all else equal, E85 will make the same pressure/flow earlier due to the higher energy of the exhaust gasses heading towards the turbine (if I've read everything...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-14-2021, 04:00 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,838
Posted By vwbusman66
I'm really excited to see how this goes. I've...

I'm really excited to see how this goes.
I've been seriously considering building a mild OM606 V90/965 for a few months.
I'm sure this will be excellent.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-07-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 34,886
Posted By vwbusman66
I'd wait to replace the subframe until MM.

I'd wait to replace the subframe until MM.
Forum: events 02-06-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
What time tonight?

What time tonight?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-05-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 16,093
Posted By vwbusman66
Bump

Bump
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2021, 12:05 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,023
Posted By vwbusman66
The more I debate about how to ruin my rotbox,...

The more I debate about how to ruin my rotbox, the more I see this as the most logical solution.
Forum: events 01-27-2021, 11:53 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
Bump

Bump
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,923
Posted By vwbusman66
I believe as airflow/pressure/temperature...

I believe as airflow/pressure/temperature increases, it's an exponential loss.
Though someone who did better than a C in fluid dynamics should probably chime in on that statement.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-24-2021, 11:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,923
Posted By vwbusman66
So, correct me if I'm wrong: what I'm seeing here...

So, correct me if I'm wrong: what I'm seeing here is that in reality, the stock IC is better at this power level than the ebay core?

https://media4.giphy.com/media/SDVnxg0oiVMRi/200.gif
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2021, 10:59 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 120,153
Posted By vwbusman66
I'd take two myself.

I'd take two myself.
Forum: events 12-06-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
****. Missed this. Sorry guys.

****.
Missed this.
Sorry guys.
Forum: events 11-30-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,904
Posted By vwbusman66
I know Sam (RoadRacer4Life) had talked about...

I know Sam (RoadRacer4Life) had talked about taking 2JSWEDE in 2021. You may want to hit him up.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2020, 01:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,312
Posted By vwbusman66
Maybe I have them switched RE the flow advantage....

Maybe I have them switched RE the flow advantage. IMO I'd go with the HS's, especially since you're sticking with the B18.

The chokes (if you're referring to a mechanical/manual enrichment device)...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2020, 11:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,312
Posted By vwbusman66
IMO, I'd run HS6's. Simpler, easier to get parts...

IMO, I'd run HS6's. Simpler, easier to get parts for, IIRC they actually flow marginally more air than HIF6's.

Then again, they're SU's so take the "better" one with a grain of salt.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-21-2020, 10:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,879
Posted By vwbusman66
You mean, an in-frame rebuild? Now we're talking.

You mean, an in-frame rebuild? Now we're talking.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-18-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 40,637
Posted By vwbusman66
Wait- are you implying you like this thing now? ...

Wait- are you implying you like this thing now?
What has the world come to?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 635,059
Posted By vwbusman66
Fantastic progress as always! I never realized...

Fantastic progress as always!
I never realized how close the head sat to the firewall.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-08-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 15,794
Posted By vwbusman66
I came here to say you should run a powerglide,...

I came here to say you should run a powerglide, but:



I 2nd this. I've got 2 friends with FCA products running these boxes and they're unbelievably smooth for a slushbox. If it's strong enough...
Forum: events 11-07-2020, 06:50 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
bizzump.

bizzump.
Forum: showroom 11-07-2020, 01:04 AM
Replies: 2,793
Views: 1,367,279
Posted By vwbusman66
DUDE

DUDE
Forum: showroom 11-06-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,740
Posted By vwbusman66
I feel like you need something other than 300+...

I feel like you need something other than 300+ club.
Forum: events 11-04-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
You can use your phone too.

You can use your phone too.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2020, 12:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,490
Posted By vwbusman66
Just wait till you see how ITB guys get more...

Just wait till you see how ITB guys get more valve lift/rocker ratio on B20's. I'll try and get a picture.

They drill/oversize the rocker bolts out on the head from 5/16 to 3/8" or 7/16" bolts to...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 683
Views: 332,907
Posted By vwbusman66
That's why I posted. Maybe if I harass him enough...

That's why I posted. Maybe if I harass him enough around Christmas, he'll agree to let TB'ers come over and finish the car like I did last year.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-29-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 260
Views: 220,527
Posted By vwbusman66
Now having watched the video, this car is...

Now having watched the video, this car is fantastic.
For those who want to see this car in action:
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/37wzapLzzeo" frameborder="0"...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 735,859
Posted By vwbusman66
This sounds like a Kenny question.

This sounds like a Kenny question.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2020, 09:02 PM
Replies: 683
Views: 332,907
Posted By vwbusman66
yeet

yeet
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1,506
Views: 735,859
Posted By vwbusman66
What are the odds it needs a pull-up resistor? Is...

What are the odds it needs a pull-up resistor? Is the sensor meant for 5v or 12v? What does MS want to see.
Dumb questions and I'm sure you've already considered that, but worth asking.
Forum: events 10-03-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 80,067
Posted By vwbusman66
Internet crapped out on me. I'll be back later.

Internet crapped out on me. I'll be back later.
Forum: events 09-17-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 31,427
Posted By vwbusman66
I cannot imagine what it's like. Like...

I cannot imagine what it's like.
Like seriously. I was scared as it was with no doors on the wrong side of it.
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