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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 12:26 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By blkaplan
Get the wheels and tires road force balanced.

Get the wheels and tires road force balanced.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 03:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By blkaplan
White lips.

White lips.
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 02:09 PM
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Views: 120,408
Posted By blkaplan
I have drop brackets for the trailing arm to fix...

I have drop brackets for the trailing arm to fix that.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-20-2019, 01:13 PM
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Posted By blkaplan
:-D

:-D
Forum: projects & restorations 03-19-2019, 12:44 PM
Replies: 467
Views: 84,803
Posted By blkaplan
Bajesus.

Bajesus.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 467
Views: 84,803
Posted By blkaplan
Yep, for daily use the setup you went with is...

Yep, for daily use the setup you went with is less than optimal. It will be great at the autox though!!!

Have you played w/ adjustment range yet on the JRZs? You can definitely make it a bit...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-15-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 39,105
Posted By blkaplan
We have had really good results with the Meyle...

We have had really good results with the Meyle bushings, they have held up well in the LS-powered drift car that we tested the prototypes with.

Only reason the upcharge is so much is the price...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By blkaplan
Its also better to drop the axle side vs the body...

Its also better to drop the axle side vs the body side because it will help lower the Roll center of the rear.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,002
Posted By blkaplan
thats pretty amazing

thats pretty amazing
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By blkaplan
moving the mounting inwards does make the panhard...

moving the mounting inwards does make the panhard bar have less jacking forces on the axle but it will create more side to side movement.

Its all a balancing act.

740s use a shorter panhard...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,370
Posted By blkaplan
If it were me, I would drop the axle side. Ive...

If it were me, I would drop the axle side. Ive always wanted to release a bolt on axle bracket to relocate the panhard bar lower, just not enough time to get to it yet.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-08-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By blkaplan
Ive come across alot of bent spindle tubes. Not...

Ive come across alot of bent spindle tubes. Not sure if that could cause a vibration or not.

You replace the entire spindle/tube assembly if its happens. Its not difficult, just time...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-07-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 16,136
Posted By blkaplan
a 17x9 can run a 255 40 17. Those are a really...

a 17x9 can run a 255 40 17. Those are a really nice size tire. Much less intrusive amount of work then a 17 x 10 and something like a 295.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 16,136
Posted By blkaplan
Yep, thats correct. Also 10" wheel et0 in the...

Yep, thats correct. Also 10" wheel et0 in the back seems to be a good amount if you have a coilover conversion and skinnier trailing arms.

8.5 width is really the max you can do without...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-05-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 59,024
Posted By blkaplan
So glad to see more updates with this guy. I...

So glad to see more updates with this guy. I still get sad when I think about your beige turbo.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2019, 11:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,556
Posted By blkaplan
The b230 (e?) equipped with the 8V H cam was...

The b230 (e?) equipped with the 8V H cam was rated at 140 hp stock.

I would definitely opt for a full standalone.

There are options either way, with NA stuff, details are important. Like...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-28-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By blkaplan
I understand your apprehension about the...

I understand your apprehension about the difference. If i were using them in that application, I would combine them with a regular washer underneath. That way it doesn't tare up the sheet metal. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2019, 07:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By blkaplan
I include them with the QSRC i sell. great stuff.

I include them with the QSRC i sell. great stuff.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-26-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By blkaplan
Have you tried using a nordlok on them?

Have you tried using a nordlok on them?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2019, 12:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,484
Posted By blkaplan
I got a complete 16V turbo car and pulled all the...

I got a complete 16V turbo car and pulled all the ECU's and sensors etc... I was thinking about trying to use it but I will most likely just use a standalone ECU when its time to use that motor. I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-21-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,484
Posted By blkaplan
only present on the 2.0 liter 16V turbo cars. ...

only present on the 2.0 liter 16V turbo cars. Lets the car run a more aggressive tune without risk of damaging the exhaust manifold and turbocharger.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By blkaplan
If you installed QSRC you definitely need to...

If you installed QSRC you definitely need to reset the toe...

Replace any inner or outer tierod that has play.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-20-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 815
Posted By blkaplan
JRZ seems to fit the "best" description... ...

JRZ seems to fit the "best" description...

https://www.bneshop.com/collections/240/products/240-jrz-rsone-coilovers

https://www.bneshop.com/collections/240/products/240-jrz-rspro-coilovers
...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 602
Posted By blkaplan
Dont forget that 240s never came with lh2.2...

Dont forget that 240s never came with lh2.2 ezk... just the christler ignition box AFIAK... they only got EZK ignition in 89 with the lh2.4 change.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-19-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 467
Views: 84,803
Posted By blkaplan
www.bneshop.com/files/240QSRC.pdf is where the...

www.bneshop.com/files/240QSRC.pdf is where the instructions are and I sent them to Sean in a message earlier... im sure this post wouldn't be updated so ill just do it.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By blkaplan
Id bet money they were bent. Bending cracks the...

Id bet money they were bent. Bending cracks the protective coating and leads to corrosion.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 616
Posted By blkaplan
There is not enough room on a 240 hub and rotor...

There is not enough room on a 240 hub and rotor to drill for a 5 x 120 pattern.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By blkaplan
They are very rarely rusted on the inside. ...

They are very rarely rusted on the inside.



I've only seen the welded seam be a problem on tubes that were bent as well. Its really obvious when you spin them in a lathe.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-06-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,105
Posted By blkaplan
Yea. A 3.35 first T5 is better matched with a...

Yea. A 3.35 first T5 is better matched with a 3.73 rear. The 2.95 works better with a 4.10.

3.91 can go either way, seems like taller tires would be your friend.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-05-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,220
Posted By blkaplan
I have a 240mm 10 spline m5 clutch disc if you...

I have a 240mm 10 spline m5 clutch disc if you need .
Forum: performance & modifications 02-05-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By blkaplan
Its only a tight fit if you have bent strut tubes.

Its only a tight fit if you have bent strut tubes.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-01-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,066
Posted By blkaplan
Its fine with engagement as is as long as you can...

Its fine with engagement as is as long as you can torque it with no problems. the second best option is shortening the housing on the bilstein so the gland nut engages more.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-30-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,010
Posted By blkaplan
Its a high preload unit. OKAY!!!...

Its a high preload unit.



OKAY!!! :liljon:
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,010
Posted By blkaplan
They have a lifetime warranty. I have never...

They have a lifetime warranty. I have never heard of anyone damaging one. For a puretrack car, a clutch type is best. For street use, the wavetrac is an excellent choice.


I can also get...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-25-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,306
Posted By blkaplan
I dont like how you have the SS cable sandwiched...

I dont like how you have the SS cable sandwiched between the aluminum and the steel. That will for sure wear out the Aluminum engine mounting bracket

If you want to do something similar. Go...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-23-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 16,071
Posted By blkaplan
I wish i got to drive this thing when it was...

I wish i got to drive this thing when it was actually sorted! haha
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By blkaplan
20c is big for a bunch of things.. preignition is...

20c is big for a bunch of things.. preignition is not one of them
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,176
Posted By blkaplan
BNE plates actually let your dampers work versus...

BNE plates actually let your dampers work versus the jello factory mounts that just squish all over the place.

The added weight will change the ride frequency so maybe you feeling that?
...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-22-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 666
Posted By blkaplan
no

no
Forum: performance & modifications 01-21-2019, 12:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,510
Posted By blkaplan
Its worth popping the head off and shimming the...

Its worth popping the head off and shimming the cylinders if you are gonna boost it.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-21-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 747
Posted By blkaplan
That or this ...

That or this

https://www.bneshop.com/collections/individual-components-parts





Sub par components lots of fabrication required. If cheap is the goal. The DIY parts are much cheaper and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-18-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 635
Posted By blkaplan
nice save!!! those are awesome motors.

nice save!!! those are awesome motors.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-18-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,332
Posted By blkaplan
stitch weld for sure. You dont need more...

stitch weld for sure.

You dont need more than 1/2" of weld every 2" they are just there to stiffen the assembly.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-18-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,762
Posted By blkaplan
Yea, my 242 turbo has the caps marked .

Yea, my 242 turbo has the caps marked .
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-16-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 475
Posted By blkaplan
Upgrading the intank to the 740 unit / ipd kit is...

Upgrading the intank to the 740 unit / ipd kit is a good call.

Injector seals are standard maintenance on kjet cars.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By blkaplan
bneshop.com has lots of options

bneshop.com has lots of options
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 529
Posted By blkaplan
Wiseco will definitely make pistons for this...

Wiseco will definitely make pistons for this engine as will other piston manufacturers.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-10-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,312
Posted By blkaplan
lots of improvements that can be made on the...

lots of improvements that can be made on the underside of our bricks to inch up the mpg.

Also, different final drives, cams, etc... can make a difference.

if you have an auto... going to a...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-09-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 595
Views: 181,049
Posted By blkaplan
Definitely ditch the RSI junk valves. All 8 of...

Definitely ditch the RSI junk valves. All 8 of them before they take out the rest of your engine.
If you order buckets to size from supertech... it will be money well spent.
Also verify the...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-07-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 761
Posted By blkaplan
I think this was the actual one that i used.

I think this was the actual one that i used.
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