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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,148
Why not think? Give a 2,3 1 bar boost and you've...

Why not think? Give a 2,3 1 bar boost and you've crammed in 4,6 liters of air.
Give it 2 bar--and you can look at it as a 6,9 liter motor...

The replacement for displacement is boost.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-04-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,434
Just one question before I ask a whole lotta...

Just one question before I ask a whole lotta other questions:

Have you already bought those rods? What are the dimesnions?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-04-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,424
Screw adaptors..re-drill in between OEM...

Screw adaptors..re-drill in between OEM holes..done.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-31-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 792
A nice really strong Toyota MkIII Supra 8" diff...

A nice really strong Toyota MkIII Supra 8" diff is already in an IRS type 740 in Quebec...
Relatively easy install and big choice of ratios in the 8" Toyota....and easy choice of LSDs.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 841
Regardez! ...

Regardez!
https://www.ebay.fr/itm/Ford-Sierra-2-0-16V-Cosworth-4x4-Turbocharger-465189-Hybrid-up-to-300HP/202118064597?hash=item2f0f2ce9d5:g:aGsAAOSwyi9aEFS4

...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 841
Then go and get one all rebuilt...Go ebay.co.uk...

Then go and get one all rebuilt...Go ebay.co.uk and search "Cosworth turbocharger"
I saw a newly rebuilt one yesterday....

I've use both 2wd and 4wd units on Volvos, 2wd compressor wheel is a bit...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,918
Hate to break the snooze but the 740 thread is...

Hate to break the snooze but the 740 thread is M12 x 1 (a very unusual thread) but the ball nose is to some DIN spec diesel fitting... Absurd choice by Volvo.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-13-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 841
Buy this and rebuild it locally... ...

Buy this and rebuild it locally...
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Cosworth-T3-Turbo-Spares-repairs/323895409077?hash=item4b69abb9b5:g:h0cAAOSwhn5dZEcM

I can ask a friend where he get's his done if...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2020, 02:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,053
Muchachito, mio, I think lowering cars for a...

Muchachito, mio, I think lowering cars for a stupid worn out cosmetic fad is stupider than fawk and people that want to do it little consumeriod fan-boi wannabe Honja types...

But can you explain...
Forum: showroom 12-25-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 456
When Sweden demobilised and dumped their...

When Sweden demobilised and dumped their Centorion tanks there was a sudden surplus of the Rolls Royce Meteors...as we all know the non-supercharged 6.1;1 compression version of the wonderful Rolls...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-25-2019, 03:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,344
Maybe a photo of it would help..Or a good...

Maybe a photo of it would help..Or a good drawing...Or hold it up to the screen so we can see it..

Whatever Volvo box it is its going to break soon...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,051
Where are you, what's your plans ? What is your...

Where are you, what's your plans ? What is your budget?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-23-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
The turbo off a 4x4 Cosworth Sierra called TB0384...

The turbo off a 4x4 Cosworth Sierra called TB0384 I think is a wonderfully responsive and for a daily a better choice....Those Misterboitchy turbos are fine and make boost but they tend to run a...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-19-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,203
calise! go get a block for $50 and start over..Is...

calise! go get a block for $50 and start over..Is something special?

A fragment of the true fawkin' cross?? merde!

Its a block..There are many like it..
Hell Vince, remember him, that...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 773
Huh? If your clutch packs in the Dana 27...

Huh?

If your clutch packs in the Dana 27 Power-lock LSDs are slipping I can show you how to shim them so there's a higher break-away torque, but where'd you get a DANA 27 LSD?

If you think...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-17-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Been covered here minimum 172,974 times in last...

Been covered here minimum 172,974 times in last 17 years. You might try search function.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-13-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,376
Any good clean shiny bolt pedestal that is...

Any good clean shiny bolt pedestal that is easy..On you back with a light and crawl under and look ^ up..

Gonna hafta crawl under eventually, may as well do it now.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,617
You haven't but that doesn't mean it didn't...

You haven't but that doesn't mean it didn't happen..
I've never seen 2 dinosaurs rampaging right in front of me..
Is that some kind of proof that dinosura never happened and they never fought?

I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2019, 02:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,617
Aren't they still cast iron stock ones just...

Aren't they still cast iron stock ones just toofies for 60-2 machined in?
cast iron which grow cracks with hard use????
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,617
That's why they invented STEEL flywheels

That's why they invented STEEL flywheels
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,617
Finished that for you.

Finished that for you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,617
Don't worry, they don't explode that often..

Don't worry, they don't explode that often..
Forum: website & board 12-09-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,087
LS-1 mang..

LS-1 mang..
Forum: performance & modifications 12-07-2019, 02:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,105
Did we scare him off axing questions?

Did we scare him off axing questions?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-06-2019, 03:00 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,648
Seems like an incredibly weak cam and bizarrely...

Seems like an incredibly weak cam and bizarrely low compression..

OH and when making any power Webers want a real 5-6 PSI.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-04-2019, 03:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,105
A lotta work for nothing.. You blew off...

A lotta work for nothing..
You blew off Redblocks rather casually and I don't recall why... But it IS very puzzling why.
Redblocks are one of the best engines for a fat "money spent to laugh...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,105
Cool, I raced moto-cross from who knows when??...

Cool, I raced moto-cross from who knows when?? 1969? to the end of the 70s, mostly in Sweden and later France, then when both knees were beat to sh!t came back to Merikuh and went to ollege and put a...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-02-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,105
Why the name "woodsracer"?? Cause this is what...

Why the name "woodsracer"??
Cause this is what many mean when they say that..
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/2F6XSWqcHxA" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer;...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2019, 01:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,220
Uh, no..It is not steel...It is cast iron....like...

Uh, no..It is not steel...It is cast iron....like the block...
The rest you are 100% right on..
Excprt for a lotta people they actually want to feel good about their purchases and believe old saws...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2019, 01:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,220
Lousy poll din't even include "white box"...

Lousy poll din't even include "white box" rotors...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-26-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
Yeah, same thing with Saab and Mare-kooooooor......

Yeah, same thing with Saab and Mare-kooooooor... Joy.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-26-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
CAM full name is/was TRW-Cam Gears..Located in...

CAM full name is/was TRW-Cam Gears..Located in beautiful Luton, Bedfordshire...already a subsidiary company in 1966
Forum: performance & modifications 11-20-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,617
I don't get your question..What is 5X? what is...

I don't get your question..What is 5X? what is 7X? what is "an order and magnitude of 5x to 7x"?

I'm referring to the damping force generated by the shim stack on the top and bottom of the working...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,617
Is there a question here? The S10 bilsteins work...

Is there a question here? The S10 bilsteins work OK with stiffer spring, just a bit stiff.

If somebody is lowering a car--for whatever sadly misguided reason, then unless they are a Mow-rawn they...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,617
At least with Bilstein S10 shocks they're valved...

At least with Bilstein S10 shocks they're valved not too badly for slightly stiffer springs..main problem is they're short.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-04-2019, 10:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,149
Da Truuf is DCOEs were OEM carbs on plenty of...

Da Truuf is DCOEs were OEM carbs on plenty of cars with ancient ignitions and nobody complained..Mainly Italian cars and they tolerate more fiddle than Norte Americanos...
The trooof is also that...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-18-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,377
This. and measure flow of the injectors...and...

This. and measure flow of the injectors...and find the Audi or whatever warm-up regulator with the manifold reference hose connection..

Failing to find one of the rare ancient (and hard to find...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,360
weigh each piston and each rod. mark them....

weigh each piston and each rod. mark them. assemble so this piston and that rod weighs closes and you have the smallest overall weight difference..Betch the rods are within 1 gram and the pistons...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-08-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,360
back up...WHY are you going to sendf the crank...

back up...WHY are you going to sendf the crank out for balance? In clear text, what have you done to it that has affected the factory balance?

You do know that all inline 4 4 strokes are always...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
Actually little whiny boy that wasting of...

Actually little whiny boy that wasting of bandwidth is the very nature of what ALL your posts detailing in gruesome detail whatever it is your latest f**k up is..

Virtually every single thread...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
Actually what I specifically fawked up was not...

Actually what I specifically fawked up was not counting the teeth on the flywheels which I had subcontracted the cutting of the teeth which I had given the machinist a sample and written in numbers...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
Both close estimates, but complaining about an...

Both close estimates, but complaining about an obvious made up number, made up for illustration of the commoness of this simple job you cannot manage does not distract us from your astounding...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-07-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
Which consist of drilling one hole just like the...

Which consist of drilling one hole just like the 8,394 other times people have posted threads about drilling 1 hole..

Only difference being they managed to drill one hole and this poor kid...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
No this drilling the simple hole has been covered...

No this drilling the simple hole has been covered 5,387 times. Its simple.Drill a hole..

This is hardly a "modification"..Its drilling a hole..how many times does the same thing need to be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
Eventually..That's what he needs a 30rd mag for....

Eventually..That's what he needs a 30rd mag for. Taped to the other for ultra fast swaps..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,484
Whoa, he bad ...

Whoa, he bad
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/ketO-VKE8NqNtI7bL4kZp063UCdfItvTkVKsCvlxFk3MgTnAX2W3SIRYPLlJyRxhXxT579rebNDKsBEQzSsIycgNBiZ-XvKe7OeqKQTsWHwG45Bj0Q=s0-d...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,799
8mm---aka .315" nominal Not 5/16 aka...

8mm---aka .315" nominal

Not 5/16 aka .3125"
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 14,861
Excuse me....where's the "like"...

Excuse me....where's the "like" button?:pat:
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 14,861
And you are checking the content and exactly what...

And you are checking the content and exactly what is happening each fill-up..:oops:
Right...:roll:





Well for once you're on to something..The GM Ecotec 2,0 turbo is exactly the same 86mm...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-31-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 14,861
Dang, I guess I better pack up that thing and get...

Dang, I guess I better pack up that thing and get a mailing address and get it sent, huh?
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