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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-18-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 798
Posted By linuxman51
Yep. When my tractor got stolen, the dealer's...

Yep. When my tractor got stolen, the dealer's insurance company tried that bull**** too.. valued the tractor at whatever, and then said they were going to send a check for that less the deductible....
Forum: projects & restorations 07-18-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,052
Posted By linuxman51
yeah that's about the size of it. Mine hasn't...

yeah that's about the size of it. Mine hasn't done anything spastic despite being OMG 04 SUX, just regular maintenance stuff.

that being said, mine will likely be for sale sometime this year as...
Forum: showroom 07-18-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,269
Posted By linuxman51
well dang, no one else has responded. :golf clap:...

well dang, no one else has responded. :golf clap:

been toying with doing an na swap in a 240, but have not made up my mind. gotta fix the trans and lifters in the 940 first.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 894
Posted By linuxman51
ded. lol. need to get mo's opinions up in...

ded. lol.

need to get mo's opinions up in here, he just towed most (all?) of his stuff cross-country with a bertone.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 894
Posted By linuxman51
interesting, where do those attach?

interesting, where do those attach?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 894
Posted By linuxman51
I towed another 940 wagon with mine, towed the...

I towed another 940 wagon with mine, towed the gold car several times, towed the tractor several times. heaviest thing I towed (and it was a relatively short distance at low speed for obvious...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 619
Posted By linuxman51
if you're NA, 3in exhaust on a 16v is going to...

if you're NA, 3in exhaust on a 16v is going to sound REEAALLY bad unless you have multiple mufflaz on there. Might away
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 659
Posted By linuxman51
Roger Dee makes them, not sure if he rents them

Roger Dee makes them, not sure if he rents them
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,210
Posted By linuxman51
make a note of it, and go beat on it some, maybe...

make a note of it, and go beat on it some, maybe come back and check it in 3000 miles if it's doing something odd.

the wire going to the knocksensor from the ezk is already shielded unless you...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By linuxman51
pull more timing, pull all of the timing and...

pull more timing, pull all of the timing and slowly add it back.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By linuxman51
do the sloppy brake mod and set up a timing...

do the sloppy brake mod and set up a timing retard launch control scheme
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-10-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By linuxman51
you don't look at the logs unless you can overlay...

you don't look at the logs unless you can overlay two pulls that are exactly the same and compare the differences (rate of acceleration, etc), that's one reason why dynos are great. the other is you...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-09-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By linuxman51
whew man with E, you really really need to hit a...

whew man with E, you really really need to hit a dyno to know for sure. it may not need anything, it may need several degrees pulled, hell it may want some. you could do runs at the track and compare...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,200
Posted By linuxman51
ipd turbo cam is probably the easiest to lay...

ipd turbo cam is probably the easiest to lay hands on
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 860
Posted By linuxman51
actually... that's not tooo bad. it would be nice...

actually... that's not tooo bad. it would be nice if it was a little fatter. is it leaning out further the higher you go, or getting richer? You could put the stock amm back on there...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 303
Views: 66,117
Posted By linuxman51
still a steel drum? I've had great luck with the...

still a steel drum? I've had great luck with the 34 element setup from 4L80's
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,259
Posted By linuxman51
yeah if you're starting from zero with the stock...

yeah if you're starting from zero with the stock ecu there are maaaannnny potential pitfalls
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,259
Posted By linuxman51
it's a lot easier to tune a standalone than it is...

it's a lot easier to tune a standalone than it is to tune the stock pcm, esp for the average person. It's also usually easier to find a decent tuner for an aftermarket system than it is to find...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 919
Posted By linuxman51
get a pair then. one for the wheel speed sensors,...

get a pair then. one for the wheel speed sensors, one for the cas.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 919
Posted By linuxman51
but I think sparkfun has something similar for...

but I think sparkfun has something similar for less? it's basically a reference board for the max chip.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 919
Posted By linuxman51
something like this...

something like this http://www.jbperf.com/dual_VR/v2_1.html
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 919
Posted By linuxman51
I don't like using the vr circuits for hall...

I don't like using the vr circuits for hall sensor inputs, I ended up bypassing the onboard **** after I had some odd issues with the 940
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,259
Posted By linuxman51
seems to be a great system for the money. Esp...

seems to be a great system for the money. Esp when you consider how much M$ stuff has gotten lately and the cloud of **** floating over that company in ga.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,918
Posted By linuxman51
044's are hilariously loud. even louder if you...

044's are hilariously loud. even louder if you mount them to the chassis with no dampener hahahah
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,449
Posted By linuxman51
some people struggle. I haven't had the heads off...

some people struggle. I haven't had the heads off or engine out of mine since april of 2015, it made close to 800whp.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,598
Posted By linuxman51
it'd suck soap at idle, probably be difficult to...

it'd suck soap at idle, probably be difficult to tell.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,449
Posted By linuxman51
easier than doing it with a whiteblock (not that...

easier than doing it with a whiteblock (not that that's the point of the thread, mike knows this already). Stock pistons handling 700hp is all well and good, but at that point you've already gone...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,918
Posted By linuxman51
all the aftermarket pumps are noisy.

all the aftermarket pumps are noisy.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By linuxman51
gotta leave a few crumbs for you :shrug:

gotta leave a few crumbs for you :shrug:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,918
Posted By linuxman51
I have ebay rails on mine, but it's a -6an

I have ebay rails on mine, but it's a -6an
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,918
Posted By linuxman51
nah, I was fine til the in-tank pump started...

nah, I was fine til the in-tank pump started blowing the fuse and then it would lean out. Of course, I didn't discover this until I'd put a 450 in the tank lol
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 691
Posted By linuxman51
they are not.

they are not.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,918
Posted By linuxman51
get an adapter fitting for the fuel filter outlet...

get an adapter fitting for the fuel filter outlet and run a new line to the fuel rail. if you're using a return style system, you'll probably need to either run aftermarket rails and a regulator (and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,174
Posted By linuxman51
dude. no. read the damn description, it's not a...

dude. no. read the damn description, it's not a stock bottom end. The hp is estimated, but reasonable.
Forum: events 05-14-2019, 12:07 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,948
Posted By linuxman51
I had to google that. For a minute I thought...

I had to google that. For a minute I thought perhaps I'd passed out and shenanigans had ensued at one of the prior MM's, but I'm normally pretty good about getting to the bunk and then keeping folks...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 608
Posted By linuxman51
yeah the oe pins are stout.

yeah the oe pins are stout.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2019, 03:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,141
Posted By linuxman51
throughout the entire operation the MAF sends a...

throughout the entire operation the MAF sends a signal to the lh box regarding airflow, this does not change based on throttle position.



Open loop vs closed loop is more a function of whether...
Forum: events 05-08-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,948
Posted By linuxman51
allegedly so do you

allegedly so do you
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,654
Posted By linuxman51
you could also let it self-clearance.

you could also let it self-clearance.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-08-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 3,029
Views: 472,300
Posted By linuxman51
indeed. I have been working on other folks stuff...

indeed. I have been working on other folks stuff and haven't made progress on either of my cars as a result (along the lines of, if I don't have time to work on their stuff how can I have time to...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,654
Posted By linuxman51
the phrase that comes to mind is 'cute'. Anyway,...

the phrase that comes to mind is 'cute'. Anyway, reclock it and see. once you knock the locator tab off, it's just a matter of spinning the thing around and re-adjusting the chra.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2019, 03:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 575
Posted By linuxman51
you can put in zero to 720 for TDC angle, that...

you can put in zero to 720 for TDC angle, that will cover any possible alignment situation
Forum: events 05-07-2019, 02:59 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,948
Posted By linuxman51
the 740 wagon eh?

the 740 wagon eh?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By linuxman51
if the 15g is a volvo unit, you don't need to...

if the 15g is a volvo unit, you don't need to port anything-it's already oval. I'd like to see some ebr numbers before and after on these sort of massive port jobs right there at the collector... I...
Forum: events 05-01-2019, 11:40 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,948
Posted By linuxman51
I already called you out on face-space, don't...

I already called you out on face-space, don't make me do it here too.
Forum: events 04-29-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 40,160
Posted By linuxman51
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Forum: events 04-29-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 40,160
Posted By linuxman51
yeah it's basically the same weekend

yeah it's basically the same weekend
Forum: events 04-29-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 21,730
Posted By linuxman51
Not sure on feats of strength, there was a...

Not sure on feats of strength, there was a contingent of folks mixing dried ghost and reaper peppers with various alcohols. I have a sneaking suspicion this ultimately contributed heavily to matt's...
Forum: events 04-29-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 21,730
Posted By linuxman51
the food was great and plentiful. smoked butts,...

the food was great and plentiful. smoked butts, grilled burgers, hotdogs, hundreds of packages of tater tots were fried, the shop trash cans are full of beer bottles and a couple water bottles, some...
Forum: events 04-26-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 21,730
Posted By linuxman51
didn't get nearly as much rain as predicted...

didn't get nearly as much rain as predicted around 4 this afternoon. whew.
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