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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 453
Posted By VB242
Pennzoil Synchromesh

Pennzoil Synchromesh
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2019, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 236
Posted By VB242
The top clutch fork looks bent

The top clutch fork looks bent
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2019, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 371
Posted By VB242
If that doesn't solve it, it could be your...

If that doesn't solve it, it could be your catalyst fell apart and is jingling around inside the muffler. This happened to my 242 and to a 96 Dakota of mine.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By VB242
My 2003 Toyota has coolant running through the...

My 2003 Toyota has coolant running through the idle valve to heat the throttle body for cold weather operation.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-08-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,129
Posted By VB242
Kaplehenke spherical bearings are far better than...

Kaplehenke spherical bearings are far better than poly if you can afford them, I would go back to rubber if not, that part needs to twist a little to work correctly.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 422
Posted By VB242
The only problem I had fitting the RSB with my...

The only problem I had fitting the RSB with my 8.8 was that I welded the brackets a smidge too close and had to hammer it into place. I've since removed it, car does better at autocross without it....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2019, 11:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 972
Posted By VB242
A police 940? Perfect for napping!

A police 940? Perfect for napping!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-30-2019, 09:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By VB242
I've been don't some poking around and it seems...

I've been don't some poking around and it seems the 2554 and 2560 use a T25 inlet, I'm pretty sure my flattened 90+ is T3. I see adapters available but would be concerned about clearance on the strut...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By VB242
Thanks for all the input, I'll just keep my eyes...

Thanks for all the input, I'll just keep my eyes open for a deal on a 16g6 or GT2860R.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By VB242
Once a bearing starts making noise it's done.

Once a bearing starts making noise it's done.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By VB242
It can be done, trust my experience, there will...

It can be done, trust my experience, there will be extra head gasket sticking out of the intake side if it's upside down.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2019, 05:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,072
Posted By VB242
How close were you to crusher time?

How close were you to crusher time?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By VB242
Top 2 pics are O2 sensor wires, small green wire...

Top 2 pics are O2 sensor wires, small green wire went to a/c idle solenoid I believe. You're on your own with the throttle cable.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By VB242
Mine has lived for a couple years next to the...

Mine has lived for a couple years next to the turbo on my B21 no issues, maybe 5-6000 miles. It's hot down there too!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By VB242
They sell reman units at advance Auto and...

They sell reman units at advance Auto and AutoZone for relatively cheap with a lifetime warranty, pay for one and never buy another one.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-27-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,066
Posted By VB242
Smaller turbo?

So I've been driving this Chevy equinox with a 1.5T motor and I'm digging the insta spool from the itty bitty turbo. I think I want to downsize from the China Bay TD05-20G I'm using now on my B21+T,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2019, 12:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,072
Posted By VB242
No, I must have missed the part where you have...

No, I must have missed the part where you have spark, sorry, you should have injector pulse if you have spark.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By VB242
I'm not sure you'll see a huge difference in mpg...

I'm not sure you'll see a huge difference in mpg or performance with wasted spark ignition, I'm running a single coil/distributor cap with 24psi of boost up to ~6600 rpm. It would probably be more...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-25-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,072
Posted By VB242
The grounds are all tied together at the ECU,...

The grounds are all tied together at the ECU, he's bypassing the ECU ground by doing this. OP probably has Hall effect sensor issues either with the sensor itself out the wiring going to it, I'd bet...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-24-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By VB242
I have some Ford brown top reman injectors you...

I have some Ford brown top reman injectors you might be interested in You have to turn the amm adjustment screw very lean to make it idle and cruise ok. But I was running 15psi of boost with a China...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,392
Posted By VB242
Next thing you know we'll have self driving cars,...

Next thing you know we'll have self driving cars, future shock inevitable.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,356
Posted By VB242
I know this isn't the same but my microsquirt was...

I know this isn't the same but my microsquirt was doing some crazy Accel enrichment at idle because I could only get enough air to idle by adjusting the throttle plate open a little with the cable...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 558
Posted By VB242
I don't see how you'd have M10 studs

I don't see how you'd have M10 studs
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2019, 10:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,222
Posted By VB242
Head true enough, did not cut, hmmmm, sounds like...

Head true enough, did not cut, hmmmm, sounds like you might have a Trump liar head.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 581
Posted By VB242
I've got about half the car done with 500 grit...

I've got about half the car done with 500 grit taking down some orange peel, should I reapply some clear then 800-1000 grit? My polishing compound says it needs 1200 grit. I was thinking about 2000...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 609
Posted By VB242
Aren't those the struts that came on the SVO...

Aren't those the struts that came on the SVO mustang?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-13-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 581
Posted By VB242
Paint gurus

I took a stab at spraying a 2 part color and clear PPG shopline system. I have some holidays in the lower panels and would like to add some color, the base is acrylic and the clear is urethane. Can...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 930
Posted By VB242
A stretched clutch cable won't make the clutch...

A stretched clutch cable won't make the clutch slip, that happens when the cable is too tight. It could be hanging up though like the above post mentioned, you could disconnect both ends and see how...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By VB242
The last time on the dyno I thought my peak...

The last time on the dyno I thought my peak torque was higher between 3800-4300 area.
I've had it off the road slapping a bad paint job on it. I may get to drive it tonight if I can locate a...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By VB242
Only place that has E85 here is on base. Yes I...

Only place that has E85 here is on base. Yes I was talking about multiplying the timing table x 1.05
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 10:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By VB242
Timing adjustment for 100 octane gas

So I have a reliable supply of non ethanol 100 octane gas (@$7/gal.) Can I just bumped my whole timing table in MS by say 5%? It seems a little doggy now out of boost.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-05-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,042
Posted By VB242
https://i.chzbgr.com/full/7348655104/hBCC9E1EF/ ...

https://i.chzbgr.com/full/7348655104/hBCC9E1EF/

That bong water you're drinking is too strong. Turbulence shmerbulence
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2019, 07:08 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,042
Posted By VB242
Don't need another thermostat, get an extra dash...

Don't need another thermostat, get an extra dash switch and send one side to the relay and one side to ground and you can turn it on anytime you like.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,611
Posted By VB242
Do a tune up, sounds like you got a miss

Do a tune up, sounds like you got a miss
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,614
Posted By VB242
Yuh, soapy water is to make sure you don't blow...

Yuh, soapy water is to make sure you don't blow up yer gas grill.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-23-2019, 07:47 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,634
Posted By VB242
There's a thin o-ring on the injector socket...

There's a thin o-ring on the injector socket things as well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,148
Posted By VB242
Put ad on the wanted section, someone will have...

Put ad on the wanted section, someone will have one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,634
Posted By VB242
Check the frequency valve socket, I had some...

Check the frequency valve socket, I had some issues with that before I Frankenstein:d my car. I could shake it and it would work, it wasn't making contact inside the socket. I replaced it with a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 05:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,217
Posted By VB242
Lol, they don't want you driving your sh1t box up...

Lol, they don't want you driving your sh1t box up in their lot full of shiny things. Finds a reputable indie guy.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,052
Posted By VB242
Bose invented magnetorheological fluid and...

Bose invented magnetorheological fluid and dampers. They sell a badass truck seat.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-12-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,634
Posted By VB242
I'm pretty sure you plug the advance hose and it...

I'm pretty sure you plug the advance hose and it needs to be at operating temperature. I always set mine closer to 14 and ran good gas.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 5,634
Posted By VB242
Set the timing to 12-14° btdc and it should run...

Set the timing to 12-14° btdc and it should run properly, it doesn't take much retardation to kill 107hp.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By VB242
Only "secret sauce" goes in a float

Only "secret sauce" goes in a float
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By VB242
Yeah I was getting close when the adapter locked...

Yeah I was getting close when the adapter locked up, I had an event I wanted to do so I put the single coil lh2.2 distributor (ezk117 or whatever) back in, I'll try it again later when I'm done...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 583
Posted By VB242
I cranked my Yoshifab adapter so much without the...

I cranked my Yoshifab adapter so much without the engine firing it locked up on me since it wasn't getting splashed with oil. You might want to take the cas off and dribble a little motor oil down...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-04-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 585
Posted By VB242
Are all the bleeder screws on the top of the...

Are all the bleeder screws on the top of the calipers? Are they reman calipers? Sometimes their not reassembled properly by the reman company. Make sure the alignment dots are together on the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,057
Posted By VB242
I sprayed my turbo/manifold interface with engine...

I sprayed my turbo/manifold interface with engine paint per my machinist's recommendation. It doesn't seem to leak even with the boost turned up to 25psi
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-01-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By VB242
No knock sensor here and I have the head gasket...

No knock sensor here and I have the head gasket graveyard to prove it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-01-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 552
Posted By VB242
I've had them disappear in only a year or 3 I...

I've had them disappear in only a year or 3 I don't recommend installing them
Forum: performance & modifications 04-26-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 10,046
Posted By VB242
If you switch to speed density/megasquirt you...

If you switch to speed density/megasquirt you don't need a maf at all.
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