home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.03 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Sinbad the Sailor
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-27-2008, 11:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 800
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Coolant Sensor

On my way home from getting my car fixed (yay!!!:)) I was datalogging and I noticed that my CLT was way off and causing warmup enrichment during normal driving. So I had to turn off the warmup...
Forum: events 10-19-2008, 07:13 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 7,400
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I'll try to make it. Sounds like fun.

I'll try to make it. Sounds like fun.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2008, 01:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,891
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
That same thinking can be applied to torque rods...

That same thinking can be applied to torque rods as well, I would assume.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-13-2008, 12:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Only problem with that is the pay station on 680....

Only problem with that is the pay station on 680. But that sounds like what I was planning on doing.

However if I can get a replacement car I will wait until I get a t5.

Or I am considering...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-12-2008, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Anyone know what this my be??? Any guesses?

Anyone know what this my be??? Any guesses?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 10-12-2008, 01:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,936
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Thanks for that site. I have been looking all...

Thanks for that site. I have been looking all over the place for instructions to wire up spark for a v2.2 board.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-11-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Exclamation So what is it now??? (Video)

I finally got time to jack up my car and take a look at my clutch cable. I took off the cable and here is a video of what I found in regards to my clutch fork.

<embed width="448" height="361"...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-07-2008, 06:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,105
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I don't know what year but I have a picutre of it...

I don't know what year but I have a picutre of it in my project thread.

I didn't bypass the compensation board but I have MS so I know roughly how hot it is.

I don't know why mine blew but I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-07-2008, 02:30 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,105
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I am using a saab switch in the lower rad hose...

I am using a saab switch in the lower rad hose hooked to a taurus e-fan and I have only had a problem once when the fuse blew. Super easy to setup. One universal 40 amp relay and some wires and a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2008, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Just got an alternate form of transportation and...

Just got an alternate form of transportation and picked up my jack and stands. Time to get dirty!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2008, 02:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I just went out and disconnected the clutch cable...

I just went out and disconnected the clutch cable from the pedal and pulled it through the firewall. The cable is not broken as I could move it and see it moving the clutch fork, but it could be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2008, 10:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
They also wanted $240 for the clutch cable. Also...

They also wanted $240 for the clutch cable. Also there is absolutely no slipping or chatter or any other weird noises when in gear. And when I had my mechanic adjust the clutch cable before he said...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2008, 04:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
They say my clutch is dead

For the last week I have had problems getting the car in gear. It has been getting steadily worse. Yesterday with the pedal all the way to the floor it will not go into 1st or reverse unless I turn...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 823
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Strut Brace

I just picked this up from the JY.

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e235/hormone83/SSPX0172.jpg

It's kinda hard to see but it is flat in the middle and then angles down to where it mounts on...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-20-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 578
Views: 110,261
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Yeah just slowing down to the speed limit (I'm...

Yeah just slowing down to the speed limit (I'm assuming the speed limit is 65) and pressing in the clutch instead of braking or engine braking has gotten me to 26 with just fuel.

Awesome build...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-17-2008, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,097
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Right now my boost tops out at 5 psi. (Amazingly...

Right now my boost tops out at 5 psi. (Amazingly with no creep after that) And I don't spend hardly any time at all in boost. So that is why that part isn't tuned very well.

Nope. I'm moving...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,607
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I went through the same problem. Flat flanges...

I went through the same problem. Flat flanges are impossible to find. There is a guy on VS that sells them, but what I did was get a flange for a 88 gmc jimmy diesel (I don't think it is...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-16-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,097
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I'm using the original MS1 B&G code. How do...

I'm using the original MS1 B&G code.

How do you guys get the screen shots of your tables? Maybe I could post that.

http://i40.photobucket.com/albums/e235/hormone83/fuelmapsep8.jpg
Forum: showroom 09-16-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,472
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
That's what she said!

That's what she said!
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,332
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I was reading an article the other day where they...

I was reading an article the other day where they did back to back dyno tests one with a catch can and one without and the catch can increased hp by like 2-3hp. I know not a lot at all but it also...
Forum: showroom 09-12-2008, 03:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,386
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Best picture evar! ...

Best picture evar!

http://i115.photobucket.com/albums/n296/ximon86/080701039.jpg

It'll never spool???
Forum: projects & restorations 09-12-2008, 02:03 PM
Replies: 558
Views: 55,892
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
What model Pioneer deck is that? Build looks...

What model Pioneer deck is that? Build looks awesome. I was thinking about the custom headliner and sound deadening on the roof too but I don't have the time or money and I was a little worried...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2008, 01:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,249
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
No one has mentioned it but from reading other...

No one has mentioned it but from reading other threads I had gathered that the Hahn Racecraft 10cm exhaust housing will fit with minimal modification and will improve flow on the exhaust side. It...
Forum: showroom 09-09-2008, 11:10 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,881
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
What is the grill on the 245 off of? I love the...

What is the grill on the 245 off of? I love the look with the quad squares but my cut flathood grill looks silly.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-08-2008, 10:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,097
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
How do my maps look?

I've been tuning this for a while and it runs pretty good but I think I should be able to get better fuel economy out of it.

Also how can I upload my datalog? It's like 2MB (3 hrs of driving)
...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-06-2008, 03:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,389
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
It is my understanding that you don't really need...

It is my understanding that you don't really need to "upgrade" anything to run 15-16psi safely. BUT !!! You definately need a WB02 or access to one for increasing the boost. Other than that MBC to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-31-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 934
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I swapped in a new turn signal assembly today...

I swapped in a new turn signal assembly today because the part that screws in broke.

(BTW when I pulled this one the PO had the great idea of using some kind of sticky gunk on the metal hooks...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-30-2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,359
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Did you get all the parts you needed from BNE or...

Did you get all the parts you needed from BNE or just the adapter?
Forum: article composition 08-30-2008, 06:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,308
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I just got back from the JY and it turns out...

I just got back from the JY and it turns out popping out the rear glass isn't that hard. Here's what you do:

Get two flat head screw drivers
...
Forum: article composition 08-26-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,308
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I understand that you aren't busting my balls,...

I understand that you aren't busting my balls, thanks for the comments, but I tried to get the back window out with no luck. I guess I will go back and try it again this weekend. If I can do it I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2008, 07:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 747
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Same for b21/ft

Same for b21/ft
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2008, 05:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 934
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Turn signal relay

I just switched to a JY relay and now the RH turn signal flashes fast like there is a bulb out but their isn't and the LH one flashes normally. The only thing that I can think of is for some reason...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2008, 05:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,115
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
tryingbe can get it rebuilt for you (not local)...

tryingbe can get it rebuilt for you (not local) but I would recommend upgrading. There is a 15g for sale that would require a bit of exhaust and machine work to fit but would be a great upgrade for...
Forum: article composition 08-24-2008, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,308
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Pictures of the headliner installed.

Pictures of the headliner installed.
Forum: showroom 08-22-2008, 02:16 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,441
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I think it would look good without the front...

I think it would look good without the front fenders like a hot rod. But still looks damn good.
Forum: showroom 08-22-2008, 02:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,855
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Seam welding should help a bit. You should be...

Seam welding should help a bit. You should be able to weld in some tubing to follow the floor to brace the sides. I wouldn't go as far as a full cage. In that case you might as well just put the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2008, 04:23 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 26,347
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Do you have any problems with the wheels rubbing...

Do you have any problems with the wheels rubbing when you are turning? Looks really good.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2008, 02:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,839
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
That looks awesome.

That looks awesome.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,206
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
DO NOT WHACK THE **** OUT OF IT!!! Where would...

DO NOT WHACK THE **** OUT OF IT!!! Where would all the **** go? That's right all over you. Bad JuJu! IF you have a metal hammer just tap it with your hand under it to catch it so you don't...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-15-2008, 02:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,891
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I got mine from a Ford Taurus. Had to cut the...

I got mine from a Ford Taurus. Had to cut the shroud a bit to fit but it works just fine. Plus there are tons of them if mine ever dies.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 671
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
240 Rust Repair

While I was giving the car a thorough cleaning today I noticed a little rust around the "drain plug" in the driver's footwell. So I pull the plug up and it looks like it busted loose during my...
Forum: showroom 08-01-2008, 02:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,319
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Where can I find SEM paint? Is it a brand name...

Where can I find SEM paint? Is it a brand name or a type of paint?

I wasn't even planning on doing anything at the JY until I found the headliner that I needed hence the flip flops.
Forum: showroom 07-31-2008, 01:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,319
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
So my best bet is to go with a car with a black...

So my best bet is to go with a car with a black interior for all black pieces?
Forum: showroom 07-30-2008, 09:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,319
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
240 Plastic Pieces

I was at the JY today getting some interior parts and I was wondering if I could get some clarification. The plastic pieces that go here......
Forum: article composition 07-30-2008, 09:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,308
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Mods let me know if this needs to be changed or...

Mods let me know if this needs to be changed or what to be an article or if you just want to move it somewhere else.

Do with it as you will!!!
Forum: article composition 07-30-2008, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,308
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
Removing Headliner from a 244 (with sunroof)

Read the Whole Article Before Attempting as there may be some procedures that you do not wish to attempt!!!
All standard disclaimers apply. It's not my fault if you mess it up.


(I don't think...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2008, 10:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,941
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I'm running no wastegate w/ MS and I only get...

I'm running no wastegate w/ MS and I only get 20-23 mpg. I just keep the vacuum at 5in or higher. Very small throttle opening is the key to better gas mileage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2008, 03:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 610
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
What will fit?

I have a 16t on my car now but I fear the seals blew due to a mistake on my part installing it. I want to leave the exhaust housing on and just swap the cold side and center cartridge until I can...
Forum: showroom 06-30-2008, 11:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,295
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
I used a cut off wheel took maybe 1 min per...

I used a cut off wheel took maybe 1 min per shock. Then I rammed the front end into a wall a few times to compress the bumpers. Only "accident" I've been in since I got my license!
Forum: showroom 06-22-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,756
Posted By Sinbad the Sailor
What color is that paint?

What color is that paint?
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:09 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions Inc.