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Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,505
Posted By TIPSP
Parenting 101 right there! :nod: Love the...

Parenting 101 right there! :nod:

Love the BUild!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-28-2018, 04:14 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 12,505
Posted By TIPSP
So Awesome!

So Awesome!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 613
Views: 90,588
Posted By TIPSP
Yep. Don’t do constant rpms on breakin.

Yep. Don’t do constant rpms on breakin.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-06-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,734
Posted By TIPSP
Here are the different sizes and kind of...

Here are the different sizes and kind of connectors that we encountered when we redid the 75 kjet system.

https://i.imgur.com/6TJFSxy.jpg

I don't remember if the qty was for a complete redo...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-06-2018, 02:38 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 26,500
Posted By TIPSP
Car looks greats! Wish i could of drove up with...

Car looks greats! Wish i could of drove up with you. Next year for sure!

I also saw that 1900 last year. So cool. They have a pretty sweet black on black 1800 project car I would like to grab from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-05-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,734
Posted By TIPSP
Another option out there is the nylon fuel lines...

Another option out there is the nylon fuel lines from this place: http://www.unobtaniumsupply.com
I think the owners had some health issues a while back. Not sure how his stock is and how fast he...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 26,500
Posted By TIPSP
So clean!

So clean!
Forum: website & board 02-11-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,513
Posted By TIPSP
“Mark forums read” was not not working. This is...

“Mark forums read” was not not working. This is the only time it happened.

Closed the app and then it worked. Maybe an iOS glitch? Large img file lol.
Forum: showroom 12-27-2017, 02:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,465
Posted By TIPSP
245/40 17. 17x8x 23mm. 18mm rear spacers,...

245/40 17. 17x8x 23mm.

18mm rear spacers, and I believe 13mm in front.

no rubbing in rear. Rubs front inner fender on full lock.

Rear fenders rolled.

https://i.imgur.com/Ed7jjbE.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2017, 08:14 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Update: Engine was dropped in, cam broken...

Update:

Engine was dropped in, cam broken in, and engine was broken in. I have been driving it now for a couple weeks putting some miles on it.

https://i.imgur.com/mnzek0r.jpg
...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
I was only looking at the belt path. That was not...

I was only looking at the belt path. That was not how I was doing the tensioner. Already finished the belt stuff for this version. I am probably going to make my own tensioner also once I install....
Forum: showroom 12-13-2017, 12:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 880
Posted By TIPSP
wow. Soooooo clean. so Nice!

wow. Soooooo clean. so Nice!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-12-2017, 03:02 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Here is the company:...

Here is the company: https://www.calcarcover.com/custom-fit-car-truck-covers

Almost done with everything I can get done with the engine out... ready to drop the engine next weekend probably and...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-02-2017, 11:50 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Thank Duder! Yeah, same here... no expert......

Thank Duder! Yeah, same here... no expert... Probably somewhere around 130. maybe I will baseline the engine na. then see what everything else adds.
The stock cr is like 8.7 with kjet is around 110...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-02-2017, 02:16 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Finally fixed most of the images in the thread. ...

Finally fixed most of the images in the thread.

Update....

Have been prepping the bay for the new engine. Cleaning all the oil and coolant spray from the old engine and radiator.


Finding...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2017, 11:37 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Testing image sizes Pulley machined by...

Testing image sizes

Pulley machined by 77volvo245: http://forums.turbobricks.com/member.php?u=15875

http://i.imgur.com/S0mdXIx.jpg (https://imgur.com/S0mdXIx)

http://i.imgur.com/IQM4Ct4.jpg...
Forum: showroom 08-12-2017, 03:32 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 18,269
Posted By TIPSP
Looking nice! How are you liking the rear...

Looking nice!

How are you liking the rear brakes? I still haven't put mine on yet.
Forum: website & board 08-09-2017, 10:58 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 18,779
Posted By TIPSP
Sent a Ben frank your way.

Sent a Ben frank your way.
Forum: showroom 08-07-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3,795
Views: 2,405,646
Posted By TIPSP
Nice 75! 74?

Nice 75! 74?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2017, 03:18 AM
Replies: 691
Views: 247,847
Posted By TIPSP
:oogle:

:oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2017, 03:15 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 26,500
Posted By TIPSP
I saw this car at the shop duder! So nice to see...

I saw this car at the shop duder! So nice to see it in person!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-04-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Exclamation Just noticed pb stopped hosting 3rd party. ...

Just noticed pb stopped hosting 3rd party.

I'll have to delete my account with them.

Not sure when I'll update the images links.

Images should be updated soon... for the time being, you can...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2017, 01:43 AM
Replies: 550
Views: 145,072
Posted By TIPSP
I went to that a few times. It was fun. My...

I went to that a few times. It was fun.

My engine finally took a dump Saturday. It's not drivable anymore. :roll:

Waiting on new engine now.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-13-2017, 01:19 AM
Replies: 550
Views: 145,072
Posted By TIPSP
Thanks! Yes we should meet up. Once I get mine...

Thanks! Yes we should meet up. Once I get mine on the road again.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 550
Views: 145,072
Posted By TIPSP
So clean! Love it!

So clean!

Love it!
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2017, 11:49 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
These pads and rotors are the junk that came in...

These pads and rotors are the junk that came in the IPD kit. They don't squeal. Only sometimes, like once in a month.


Alternator fixed. Gonna look at the engine Saturday. Might still make the...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2017, 10:02 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
This car is like a stubborn little kid. It...

This car is like a stubborn little kid.

It decided to say **** you. I'm not leaving your street.

Lower alternator bolt sheared off. The oil is coming out breather box thing.
The engine is...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 691
Views: 247,847
Posted By TIPSP
:oogle: Love it! I don't remember, but...

:oogle:

Love it!

I don't remember, but what size tires are you running now?
Forum: events 04-27-2017, 02:27 AM
Replies: 630
Poll: Davis 2017
Views: 98,949
Posted By TIPSP
Its 404 miles away... haha long ass drive. ...

Its 404 miles away... haha long ass drive.

If I left at 4:30 am, I could make it by 9am @80mph :lol:
Forum: events 04-26-2017, 11:01 PM
Replies: 630
Poll: Davis 2017
Views: 98,949
Posted By TIPSP
I want to go... my engine would die in route...

I want to go... my engine would die in route though.

Probably burn about a quart oil of oil just making it there.
Forum: website & board 04-15-2017, 10:20 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 8,950
Posted By TIPSP
Haven't donated in awhile... sent money just...

Haven't donated in awhile...
sent money just now.
Thanks Dana!
Forum: showroom 02-03-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,196
Posted By TIPSP
Nice! Yeah, that is why sizing subwoofer...

Nice!

Yeah, that is why sizing subwoofer boxes and mid bass enclosures is important. You need a certain volume for the lower end frequencies. Then you can get fancy and mess with ports to have a...
Forum: showroom 02-03-2017, 04:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,196
Posted By TIPSP
You're blocking the rear of the speaker with that...

You're blocking the rear of the speaker with that foam cup. Choking that woofer will hurt your performance.

You need volume behind the woofer for more bass.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-03-2017, 04:05 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Thank Homer! 245s 40s on 17x8

Thank Homer!

245s 40s on 17x8
Forum: showroom 01-31-2017, 09:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,620
Posted By TIPSP
Mine are 17x8. 5x108. Around 23mm offset, but I...

Mine are 17x8. 5x108. Around 23mm offset, but I had to space out the front ~12mm I think and the rear was push out with 18mm spacers to complete the front to rear look. 245 fit very nice on them.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2017, 12:13 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Time for some more happy items to come into the...

Time for some more happy items to come into the thread.

Small update. More like a list of things to do or need to order.

Engine related:

First on the list. The crank pulley is in the que at...
Forum: showroom 01-17-2017, 04:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,335
Posted By TIPSP
After 350,000 miles I think it's time for new...

After 350,000 miles I think it's time for new strut mounts.

Might have to pick up a set.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2017, 09:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,745
Posted By TIPSP
$6000 with rust repair? Good deal. Body...

$6000 with rust repair? Good deal.

Body work is freaking expensive. And guys that do a good job at, charge a lot of money.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-09-2016, 04:43 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 26,500
Posted By TIPSP
Glad to see a thread started! Looks like a...

Glad to see a thread started!

Looks like a solid car to start with!
Forum: projects & restorations 12-06-2016, 01:47 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Nah.. I'm not touching up the fender again for...

Nah.. I'm not touching up the fender again for now.

The only option is to wet sand those parts to get rid of the difference in height, but that would make the paint waaay to shiny. It would look...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-03-2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
So, I finally got to look at the car under normal...

So, I finally got to look at the car under normal lighting and not being rushed back to work after I parked it in the driveway...

This is fender work.

The metal work is pretty awesome. The...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-30-2016, 06:00 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
There was no structural damage ...etc. it was all...

There was no structural damage ...etc. it was all superficial damage.

The ride is great. Stops alright, corners pretty well. I did miss driving it.

The engine though... not so much.

it has...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-30-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Yes. It's nice having it back. And the repair...

Yes. It's nice having it back. And the repair looks spot on. I'll try and get better images on the weekend.

Supercharger will go on.

I'm working out somethings with Ian, and other fun things...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2016, 07:26 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
It's finally home. Now I'm just waiting for a...

It's finally home. Now I'm just waiting for a few more items and invoice, then it will be closed out.

Only images I have so far from phone. I parked the car at home and I am back at work.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-26-2016, 04:29 PM
Replies: 1,269
Views: 189,255
Posted By TIPSP
If we don't hear back from him... we will know

If we don't hear back from him... we will know
Forum: projects & restorations 11-15-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
It's just local repaire and paint. Insurance...

It's just local repaire and paint. Insurance company would never pay for the whole car to be repainted. Bunch of cheap asses...

The more a look at it, the more I don't want to repainted the whole...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-14-2016, 05:27 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Most of the parts are at the body shop now. He is...

Most of the parts are at the body shop now. He is fitting them and the car will get painted tomorrow.

If the last few missing parts are acquired in time, the car should be done by Friday.

Then...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-14-2016, 04:35 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
haha, no. The person who totaled my beige...

haha, no.

The person who totaled my beige turbo years ago had usaa tho. Similar experience.

This lady has Metlife. :roll:
Forum: projects & restorations 11-14-2016, 02:53 AM
Replies: 196
Views: 50,657
Posted By TIPSP
Metal work is supposedly done on the car. Parts...

Metal work is supposedly done on the car. Parts have been shipped to body shop.
Shop will test fit parts then it will be painted.

Update and rant...

The other insurance company has yet to...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-30-2016, 10:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,973
Posted By TIPSP
People commented already on their experiences. ...

People commented already on their experiences.

If you're lowering the car. Look at where your control arms end up after you lower it. You will see that you need to space the joints... do it right....
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