home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.15 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Harlard
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 03:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 385
Posted By Harlard
I'd love to know the thread pitch of the port....

I'd love to know the thread pitch of the port. Should have measured while it was sitting on my bench :doh:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By Harlard
And by enough that means barely enough. Wish it...

And by enough that means barely enough. Wish it had a high side port to actually optimize the charge without a machine.

The parallel flow condenser is nice to have at least.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 02:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By Harlard
91-93 are all the same firewall back.

91-93 are all the same firewall back.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 286
Posted By Harlard
no but you need to flush it

no but you need to flush it
Forum: performance & modifications 01-08-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By Harlard
Use a bigger gate for less boost, a smaller one...

Use a bigger gate for less boost, a smaller one for more. Go from there.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-07-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,504
Posted By Harlard
After all of this discussion I'm still puzzled as...

After all of this discussion I'm still puzzled as the transmissions in Ryan Randall's and Chris Miranda's cars are whisper quiet and perfectly smooth despite using non-dampened slip yokes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2020, 01:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,202
Posted By Harlard
I like to use 3M Spray 80 cement for foam repairs...

I like to use 3M Spray 80 cement for foam repairs and gluing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-29-2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,202
Posted By Harlard
Most of the foam is fixable. I like to use...

Most of the foam is fixable. I like to use microfiber towels as batting/reinforcement.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-27-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,504
Posted By Harlard
It was about 4 lbs of butyl and iron.

It was about 4 lbs of butyl and iron.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-27-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,504
Posted By Harlard
I have one installed. It helped noticeably. ...

I have one installed. It helped noticeably.

Sent another one to Mike K. Likely we will have to wait until Spring for his veredict.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-25-2020, 02:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,100
Posted By Harlard
I have the 6/31 in mine. 3.73 and 225/45r17....

I have the 6/31 in mine. 3.73 and 225/45r17. Should be pretty close.

I will crawl in there soon enough and check. If nothing else it will be nice to have traction control.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-25-2020, 12:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,100
Posted By Harlard
Those two are AWOL. Anyway. Follow-up...

Those two are AWOL.


Anyway. Follow-up question: do you guys know the revs/mile of the R-Sport speedo? I worked out that it should be 960/mi, but the needle is 5 mph slow at 70. Odometer seems...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,100
Posted By Harlard
Hey now. Also, where's my 300 badge??

Hey now. Also, where's my 300 badge??
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,100
Posted By Harlard
The trans currently in the car has the cable...

The trans currently in the car has the cable speedo drive. Main problem here is that the output shaft is not drilled for the clip that drives the speedo worm gear. I don't have the time to swap that...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2020, 03:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,100
Posted By Harlard
I have an R Sport cluster. My choices are a...

I have an R Sport cluster. My choices are a converter drive, put some gauges and warning lights with a custom panel, or swap to an 81+ dash with an electric speedo.

While the Speedhut box isn't...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-23-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 80,668
Posted By Harlard
I did something similar. Just ground it as far...

I did something similar. Just ground it as far back as I dared and went to town with weld. Next time it breaks (it will), I'm going to stick a strip of plate on top to give it a little more rigidity.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,202
Posted By Harlard
I'd get a set of heaters from wagonmeister if I...

I'd get a set of heaters from wagonmeister if I were you. Much easier, way less hassle. All the stock ones are dead.


See here: https://photos.app.goo.gl/eSXaVMn8JbAgyvQ46
Forum: performance & modifications 12-23-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,100
Posted By Harlard
Cable Speedo Drive - Digital converter

Hey all,

Hoping to get an easy solution to this problem: I'm about to install a T-5 that does not possess a cable speedometer drive. There are a couple of digital to cable swap boxes that will...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-23-2020, 01:02 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 36,906
Posted By Harlard
Ohhhhhhhman. STACK time.

Ohhhhhhhman. STACK time.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-22-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 36,906
Posted By Harlard
The odometer failures are related to a little...

The odometer failures are related to a little plastic gear that sheds teef. Not a big deal to repair at all.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-22-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 36,906
Posted By Harlard
I was there for 5 years or so. Then your fixes...

I was there for 5 years or so. Then your fixes wear out and you start all over again.

My T5 is making noise and the alarm horn in the BMW stopped working. Sometimes you just have to take it like a...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-22-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 36,906
Posted By Harlard
This reminds me that my passenger side door...

This reminds me that my passenger side door switch isn't connected to anything. Wonder whether I'll ever get around to it...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-21-2020, 12:50 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 80,668
Posted By Harlard
Just double wrap it I guess

Just double wrap it I guess
Forum: projects & restorations 12-20-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 80,668
Posted By Harlard
You covered the whole thing with foil backed...

You covered the whole thing with foil backed butyl?? That stuff is only intended to keep panels from reaonating and should only cover 30-40% of sheetmetal. You want mass loaded vinyl foam (ie Noico...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-20-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 23,424
Posted By Harlard
Looks like a sub-6s 0-100. Nice!

Looks like a sub-6s 0-100. Nice!
Forum: projects & restorations 12-20-2020, 02:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,079
Posted By Harlard
She knows this happened. Her reaction? "That's...

She knows this happened. Her reaction? "That's hilarious!"
Forum: projects & restorations 12-19-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,079
Posted By Harlard
https://i.imgur.com/CapP1t7h.jpg I WANT...

https://i.imgur.com/CapP1t7h.jpg

I WANT TH<a/>IS FRAMED AND HUNG IN MY GARAGE.

<3
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 535,761
Posted By Harlard
Ok I almost crapped myself. Good to know.

Ok I almost crapped myself. Good to know.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 535,761
Posted By Harlard
no idea, but it should be enough. Also, wtf on...

no idea, but it should be enough. Also, wtf on the block??!!
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 910
Posted By Harlard
You may encounter oil pump clearances. Go for it.

You may encounter oil pump clearances. Go for it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2020, 03:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 625
Posted By Harlard
Only when you understand why (or how) the rules...

Only when you understand why (or how) the rules are in place are you allowed to break them. Since OP is a new, the correct course of action is to replace the fuel rail.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2020, 11:06 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,504
Posted By Harlard
Looks like I will be busting out the air hammer...

Looks like I will be busting out the air hammer rather soon.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2020, 07:56 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,504
Posted By Harlard
What's the diameter of that thing anyway? at this...

What's the diameter of that thing anyway? at this point it looks like the clearance may not be that different from the V6 one due to the fact that the bulk of that damper is ahead of the u-joint.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2020, 03:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,724
Posted By Harlard
That I do not know. I got the 5/8 master from him...

That I do not know. I got the 5/8 master from him so I assume it did not work with the Tilton
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 7,724
Posted By Harlard
Tate Fanning had the same clutch setup with a...

Tate Fanning had the same clutch setup with a Tilton internal slave, and he reports that the feel of the external slave setup I have is roughly the same as the Tilton.


Hope that's easy enough...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 26,504
Posted By Harlard
I just put some poly motor mounts from Retro...

I just put some poly motor mounts from Retro Turbo and they helped a bunch. Much more civilized than the solid torque mount with stock rubber motor moubts and BMW trans mount.

Next step will be a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Harlard
The best hack you could hope for without breaking...

The best hack you could hope for without breaking **** is to take some measurements and build an adapter plate.

Get a 91+ bracket (or if you want to do things the better way, grab a 940 PS...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Harlard
Yeah, because there is no such thing as a factory...

Yeah, because there is no such thing as a factory bracket to mount a Sanden compressor to a B21/23 block.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 674
Posted By Harlard
Just make an adapter out of 10mm steel to go...

Just make an adapter out of 10mm steel to go between the block and the B230 AC bracket.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2020, 01:50 AM
Replies: 996
Views: 482,204
Posted By Harlard
:urgod:

:urgod:
Forum: performance & modifications 12-08-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,135
Posted By Harlard
Seriously. You spend way more than a stock cast...

Seriously. You spend way more than a stock cast manifold end end up making the same power with less reliability.

WIN.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 726
Posted By Harlard
Yep, which is why I recommended a reshell. Dash...

Yep, which is why I recommended a reshell. Dash and windshield would definitely need to come out and it's structurally pretty integral, so the repair needs to be *good*.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2020, 01:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 726
Posted By Harlard
Huh, that's a new one. Has the car been flooded...

Huh, that's a new one. Has the car been flooded in seawater?

Seems like a hard spot to fix. Would reshell the car if a replacement is not difficult to come by.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 535,761
Posted By Harlard
The fact that it's vise mounted makes it great....

The fact that it's vise mounted makes it great. Not sure abouout you, but holding the tool, die, and tube with 2 hands sucks ass. My heavy gauge wire crimper is just like that Mastercool deal and...
Forum: showroom 12-07-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,595
Posted By Harlard
Half-joking aside, VP Autoparts sells a...

Half-joking aside, VP Autoparts sells a replacement headliner, just for you:

https://vp-autoparts.com/en/artiklar/headlining-245-75-93-vinyl.html
Forum: showroom 12-07-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,595
Posted By Harlard
Plaid. ...

Plaid.

https://liam821.com/h/20201121_131029.jpg

Get sewin'
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 535,761
Posted By Harlard
I prefer the Eastwood one myself, as it also...

I prefer the Eastwood one myself, as it also does 37⁰ flares and can be vise mounted.

Either way a good type of tool to have at your disposal.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-06-2020, 11:45 PM
Replies: 1,124
Views: 535,761
Posted By Harlard
This level of neatness and order is so far beyond...

This level of neatness and order is so far beyond me...
Forum: events 12-05-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 38,383
Posted By Harlard
Got family from abroad over. Merry Christmas ya...

Got family from abroad over. Merry Christmas ya filthy animals!
Forum: performance & modifications 12-04-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,021
Posted By Harlard
Either way it will sound like a subaru...and...

Either way it will sound like a subaru...and probably work well enough. Not ideal, but definitely not the end of the world. If anything, the shorter the runner the better.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:55 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.