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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-19-2017, 04:53 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 581
Posted By Janspeed
never ever seen a bearing race wear like that......

never ever seen a bearing race wear like that... interesting.
what would be the cause and what would be the effect? Did the worn bearing race cause the rotor warpidge? Or did the warped rotor cause...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-18-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 206
Posted By Janspeed
Link that might be of use: ...

Link that might be of use:

http://www.d24t.com/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 290
Posted By Janspeed
maybe critters nibbled at the wiring? Old gas...

maybe critters nibbled at the wiring?
Old gas has a tendency to gum up with all kinds of annoying consequences such as clogged fuel filter, clogged or stuck pumps, stuck injectors.
And old gas has...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-16-2017, 02:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 516
Posted By Janspeed
some cams make the block non-interference like...

some cams make the block non-interference like the T-cam, other higher lift cams make the block interference.
just start by checking cam timing and go from there. Fix that faulty cam timing, make...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-16-2017, 04:56 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 516
Posted By Janspeed
it's very unlikely that all 4 cilinders drop down...

it's very unlikely that all 4 cilinders drop down to low compression all of a sudden due to ring wear.
I'm with JohnLane on this one, check cam timing.
And because you are running a VX-cam the...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 858
Posted By Janspeed
how about fixing some alu U-profile on the long...

how about fixing some alu U-profile on the long flat surfaces ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-25-2017, 08:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 319
Posted By Janspeed
needs to be JWS3309 spec, Type T-IV (ATF-0T4) ...

needs to be JWS3309 spec, Type T-IV (ATF-0T4)

IPD seems to have it on sale right now...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2017, 07:59 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 975
Posted By Janspeed
your engine is a B200FT? Are the chips...

your engine is a B200FT? Are the chips specifically made for the B200FT? Or are they made for the B230FT/FK ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2017, 05:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By Janspeed
it's not a thing as such but back then i couldn't...

it's not a thing as such but back then i couldn't source a brand new pushrod so i did the bushfix. It worked but that was on a bonestock engine.
i think i wouldn't do it on a high lift cam with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 447
Posted By Janspeed
a pushrod could have bent because of a seized...

a pushrod could have bent because of a seized stuck (in closed position) valve. I have had this exact same problem on a peugeot 404. I got the valve unstuck by tapping on the valvehead with a plastic...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-15-2017, 04:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 650
Posted By Janspeed
yes, that oem lightbulb actually provides some...

yes, that oem lightbulb actually provides some resistance which the exciter circuit needs.
Maybe you could also use the LED bulb and use a ceramic power resistor that you connect paralel (over the 2...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2017, 04:08 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 11,163
Posted By Janspeed
now that is a cool story! Never heard anything...

now that is a cool story! Never heard anything like that.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2017, 04:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 591
Posted By Janspeed
had one of those on my 940 that i installed...

had one of those on my 940 that i installed myself. As far as i can remember there was no drilling involved! It uses clamps that grab on to the sides of the trunklid and the middle parts is stuck in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2017, 03:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,503
Posted By Janspeed
isn't there a locking nut that you are supposed...

isn't there a locking nut that you are supposed to tighten after you adjusted the clutch?...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-05-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 942
Posted By Janspeed
As far as i understood the LH-system the ECU,...

As far as i understood the LH-system the ECU, the injectors and the AMM are (supposed to be) a matched set.

When i still had my 940T with LH2.4 i ran 440cc injectors on a chipped ECU and a stock...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2017, 06:12 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,475
Posted By Janspeed
messing with CR and cam works but swapping in a...

messing with CR and cam works but swapping in a 4,10:1 rear axel (can be found on 16V NA automatic cars, some also had the G80 locker installed, if not, just weld the spider gears solid. Good enough...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-15-2017, 03:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 457
Posted By Janspeed
what's up with the spacers between both caliper...

what's up with the spacers between both caliper halfs of the rightside caliper? The left one doesn't have those. ie L and R are not 100% the same.

make sure that the old and new pistons in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-09-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 24
960: 960 16v
Views: 897
Posted By Janspeed
the 940lpt (the OEM model that came with the M90)...

the 940lpt (the OEM model that came with the M90) front half of the driveshaft fits straight into the rear half of a 780 B204FT/GT driveshaft. No mods at all. (except maybe a rebalance)
Maybe the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-09-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 291
Posted By Janspeed
On a carbed engine FPR is not part of the AFR...

On a carbed engine FPR is not part of the AFR equasion. It plays no role in the actual fuel metering, it only has to ensure that the floatbowls are kept full. That's it!
BTW, on a carbed engine you...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-02-2017, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By Janspeed
The B230FK has an uber heavy (dual mass)...

The B230FK has an uber heavy (dual mass) flywheel, i believe it is about 14.5kg (not including pressureplate and friction plate)
If you want quicker throttle response install a lighter steel...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 518
Posted By Janspeed
i like those, you can even link them together to...

i like those, you can even link them together to make 1 larger diameter clamp.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2017, 05:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,323
Posted By Janspeed
consider installing a throttle/boost triggered...

consider installing a throttle/boost triggered water/alcohol injection kit. That will keep detonation in check.
It is readily available: ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2017, 03:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 561
Posted By Janspeed
what kind of fan is on the engine? If it's a...

what kind of fan is on the engine? If it's a visco clutch type fan check if it's locked on all of the time. That would rob about 10-15hp which you would need to compensate for with more throttle.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-24-2017, 08:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,145
Posted By Janspeed
Mitsubishi td04 turbo's seem to suffer from...

Mitsubishi td04 turbo's seem to suffer from cracked wastegate ports. This slows down spoolup because boost can leak away because the wastegate is never fully closed.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2017, 04:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Janspeed
doublepost

doublepost
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2017, 04:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 301
Posted By Janspeed
i would start by verifying if you have enough...

i would start by verifying if you have enough fuel pressure. Does the car work better with a few extra gallons of fuel in the tank?
low fuel pressure can cause all kinds of weird error codes and...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-19-2017, 06:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,714
Posted By Janspeed
it seems removing weight does not cost you any...

it seems removing weight does not cost you any points, yet it gives you better acceleration, better braking, better cornering and possibly higher top speed.
1x effort > 4x win. weight reduction is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By Janspeed
your car should have that clamp, it might have...

your car should have that clamp, it might have been removed at some point.
If that clamp is missing the downpipe will work itself lose repeatedly and it will swing against the body rail causing...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-16-2017, 05:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 627
Posted By Janspeed
it's just like new brake pads on used rotors, the...

it's just like new brake pads on used rotors, the friction material needs to wear against the flywheel and pressure plate. The more those are worn (not resurfaced) the longer it will take to wear in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2017, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 420
Posted By Janspeed
possible leak or air in master and/or slave...

possible leak or air in master and/or slave cilinder.
possible wear of the throwout lever (where the pushrod pushes against the lever)
pivot bolt of the throwout lever out of adjustement? if it's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2017, 07:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By Janspeed
that LPG system could have damaged the AMM if and...

that LPG system could have damaged the AMM if and when the LPG-system was a evaporator/mixer system. These type of LPG-systems produce a intake manifold that is full of explosive LPG/air mixture. If...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 51,039
Posted By Janspeed
phenolic ? i used to have those on my 940T,...

phenolic ?
i used to have those on my 940T, can't remember if i noticed much of a difference so i must have been underwhelmed by them. Maybe it is different in a tight midengine compartment?
Point...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2017, 08:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 819
Posted By Janspeed
True, seen this on a NA B230FB rallycar. That...

True, seen this on a NA B230FB rallycar. That engine used an H-cam, was relatively fresh but it had to rev hard during rally stages.
Kaboomski. Same side, possibly even the same conrod #3?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-11-2017, 03:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 386
Posted By Janspeed
have you checked the flash codes? if yes what are...

have you checked the flash codes? if yes what are those codes? they should be something like 1-3-2. if all is OK you should see 1-1-1
the knock sensor is part of the ignition system, it has no...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2017, 06:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 768
Posted By Janspeed
what kind of compression ratio does the...

what kind of compression ratio does the shortblock have?
That H-cam is designed to run with a high-ish CR.

if you have an adjustable cam wheel you could try advancing the cam timing a couple of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2017, 04:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,054
Posted By Janspeed
still no definitive proof that it is a blown HG,...

still no definitive proof that it is a blown HG, could also be a hairline cracked cilinder liner (not uncommon on some of these whiteblock engines)
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,161
Posted By Janspeed
congratulations!

congratulations!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2017, 06:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,429
Posted By Janspeed
K28 is a similar size as the stock turbo on a...

K28 is a similar size as the stock turbo on a 3.0L 911turbo and a 3.2L/3.5L e23 BMW 745i, both are 6 cilinder cars.
I doubt that K28 will spool up fast on a small 2.3L 4cil. Not before...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2017, 06:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,044
Posted By Janspeed
the stock wastegate actuator on a B230FK is not...

the stock wastegate actuator on a B230FK is not adjustable. But you could add an additional spring to keep the wastegate shut just that little bit longer. That will raise boost.
Or find some other...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2017, 05:55 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 51,039
Posted By Janspeed
very nice project! Isn't this engine a lot like...

very nice project!
Isn't this engine a lot like that of a Fiat Uno Turbo-IE ? Back when these cars were new they were very popular for tuning so there is some aftermarket support for these engines....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2017, 10:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 982
Posted By Janspeed
use cruise control as much as you can. drop a...

use cruise control as much as you can.
drop a T-cam back in (like the engine was designed to have in the first place.). It will help spooling up that turbo giving you useable torque from as low as...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2017, 05:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 764
Posted By Janspeed
You have to look at it in the timeframe that...

You have to look at it in the timeframe that these D24 cars came on the market.
I challenge you to find another 6cil diesel engine from that era that could be fitted inside the engine bay of a 240...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-18-2017, 05:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 593
Posted By Janspeed
also make sure that the ground connection is...

also make sure that the ground connection is 100%.
from exhaust > block > body > battery ground terminal
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-15-2017, 08:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 312
Posted By Janspeed
you put green injectors (300-305cc/min@3bar) in a...

you put green injectors (300-305cc/min@3bar) in a NA B230? <<< there's your problem.
The LH-box can't manage those. There are limitations to the adaptation capabilities of the LH-box. By...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2017, 08:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 770
Posted By Janspeed
M90, but only the one from a 960 2.5L The M90...

M90, but only the one from a 960 2.5L
The M90 from a 940lpt has a different bellhousing that won't fit a T6 block
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2017, 04:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By Janspeed
you need air + fuel + timed spark + compression...

you need air + fuel + timed spark + compression to make the engine run.
don't forget to check the air side of things: is the air filter clean? Can the air get into the airbox? (mouse nests?? 7 years...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 797
Posted By Janspeed
if your turbo is a mitsubishi it is probably one...

if your turbo is a mitsubishi it is probably one of the td04 family. td04-13c being stock and td04-15g being the 850 T5 model. But not all turbine housing outlets are the same, so if and when you buy...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-27-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,192
Posted By Janspeed
on a 7 or a 9 the absolute easiest weight saveing...

on a 7 or a 9 the absolute easiest weight saveing quick win is by removing damper weights inside the front chassis rails (remove bumper for access) and one mounted against the bulkhead.
Together at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-24-2017, 10:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 752
Posted By Janspeed
is it excessive sound that is bothering you? If...

is it excessive sound that is bothering you?
If that is the case you could also invest in some additional sound deadening (http://www.dynamat.com/).
easy DIY stuff, way easier then setting up a set...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-19-2017, 05:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,218
Posted By Janspeed
theoretically speaking xseto is right, you only...

theoretically speaking xseto is right, you only need air+fuel+compression+timed spark to make a gasoline engine run.
But this is not a simple 1cil lawnmower engine.LOL

just re-check all work you...
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