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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 08:06 PM
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Posted By gottarollwithit
What kinda mileage you getting?

What kinda mileage you getting?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By gottarollwithit
Possible that i damaged the O2 sensor and its not...

Possible that i damaged the O2 sensor and its not seeing the leaned out mix? Thus its not communicating it to the ECU?.. Or, is 6PSI with a 15g such a small amount of air that my O2 sensor cant see...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 02:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By gottarollwithit
Nah, didn’t touch any of that when I changed to...

Nah, didn’t touch any of that when I changed to the stock exhaust/turbo and injectors. It was richening just fine before the reversion
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2022, 11:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By gottarollwithit
I think a better way to explain it is: If I...

I think a better way to explain it is:

If I slowly roll into the throttle and boost, fuel enrichenment does not occur.

If I sharply depress the throttle and cause a downshift/rapid increase in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2022, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By gottarollwithit
Yes, the rapid spike to 12:1 does happen, but...

Yes, the rapid spike to 12:1 does happen, but immediately goes back to 14ish:1 even though at 6psi of boost
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2022, 01:43 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 192
Posted By gottarollwithit
Won't Richen on Boost

I've been happily running a 3" exhaust, 36lb injectors, and 15g/19t hybrid for years now. With kids, smog, etc i've decided to revert back to stock.

So, it's wearing all stock sensors, stock...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2022, 01:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 700
Posted By gottarollwithit
You'll probably have a difficult time finding a...

You'll probably have a difficult time finding a decent rad repair shop in CA due to enviro crap. I had the same thought as you...

In my experience, the Nissens plastic end tank rads are meh..... I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2021, 01:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,704
Posted By gottarollwithit
Ever test your fuel pressure at the rail? Fuel...

Ever test your fuel pressure at the rail? Fuel filter clean or newish?
Car down on power when rolling onto it slowly?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2021, 01:42 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,349
Posted By gottarollwithit
Without scanning it, you're just kinda pecking...

Without scanning it, you're just kinda pecking around in the dark with an R.

If i had to guess, i'd vote for disabling the alarm with Vida Dice (contact Contrast on SS), a bad clockspring, maybe...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-16-2021, 12:17 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By gottarollwithit
Turbo Power in Shingle Springs, CA used to do the...

Turbo Power in Shingle Springs, CA used to do the 19t conversions for iPd.
I had them do one a few years ago and still run it. Nice turbo, but there's a lot more to a quick ride than just a big...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 04:46 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,519
Posted By gottarollwithit
Get a relay harness for that! I've done all...

Get a relay harness for that!
I've done all kinds of stuff to my 7, but when you're goin down the highway at 75 mph for a couple hours continuously every week, in the dark, or sometimes in the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,677
Posted By gottarollwithit
Plug it in and go kinda affair MAF doesn’t...

Plug it in and go kinda affair

MAF doesn’t usually crap out like that. If this continues, i’d look towards a coolant temp sensor.

This being a conversion and TB car, kinda hard to say what’s...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2020, 10:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,677
Posted By gottarollwithit
Might be wrong on this, but those browntop...

Might be wrong on this, but those browntop injectors are rated for more than what lh2.2 can handle. That is, unless the resistor mod is done. How have you been passing smog in years past? Smog... so...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,677
Posted By gottarollwithit
How do you know it's idling rich? Have something...

How do you know it's idling rich? Have something to monitor AFR with? If not, just toss in a good 007 AMM and see what happens. Beware, sometimes they're crap even when brand new
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2020, 11:33 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 215,561
Posted By gottarollwithit
Looks good. I started with basically the same as...

Looks good. I started with basically the same as what ya got.

Time for an MBC that's readily removable and a 15g with a conical flange and a Yoshifab WG bracket. Forget the exhaust mods, not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-02-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,817
Posted By gottarollwithit
Wouldn't hold your breath on finding heated rears...

Wouldn't hold your breath on finding heated rears at the JY. Bit of a rare bird - never seen any myself.

XC is a decent ride. Have what you just got since new. Bit of a love/hate kinda car....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-24-2020, 02:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,951
Posted By gottarollwithit
Pressurize the intake system and get spray with...

Pressurize the intake system and get spray with soapy water. Figure out where you want to start testing from, insert the appropriate sized PVC cap, thread a nipple in there, and shoot compressed air...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-10-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,042
Posted By gottarollwithit
Likely not linkage caused. How does the...

Likely not linkage caused.

How does the trans fluid look? If it were me, i'd spend the $50-100 at Wallywerld and DIY flush/filter the trans before condemning it. Likely got one foot in the grave...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,771
Posted By gottarollwithit
Should be this. Anything other than this, with...

Should be this. Anything other than this, with the exception of running richer under boost isn't right... Should run at stoich when under load as well, yet not in boost. Lean out to full lean on decel
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-04-2020, 02:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,434
Posted By gottarollwithit
Clean the switch, check the relay.... Then...

Clean the switch, check the relay....

Then buy a relay harness kit, or make one. Not sure how good those are in that link above, but a good relay harness will make your car a lot nicer to drive...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-28-2020, 11:50 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 101,313
Posted By gottarollwithit
So... How the heck did you get that past smog??...

So... How the heck did you get that past smog?? The smog techs in the Bay Area are usually really, really particular about this kinda stuff. I'd do all of that stuff if it didn't require a ref or...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-27-2020, 01:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,439
Posted By gottarollwithit
Ah, the R motor. Pretty sure the crank is forged....

Ah, the R motor. Pretty sure the crank is forged. I'm getting rid of my R motor. You're gettin hosed if you're paying $1k for one. Better be damn near new!!! SS guys are parting these things...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-26-2020, 12:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,439
Posted By gottarollwithit
Any reason for use of this specific motor? Isn't...

Any reason for use of this specific motor? Isn't a B5244T5 a more powerful and stouter alternative? Not sure if it's any cheaper, but at the 300ish level, you don't need to worry about the rotating...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2019, 04:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,597
Posted By gottarollwithit
Jeez Lummert, if you're really searching that...

Jeez Lummert, if you're really searching that hard, i might have a 15g, WG actuator, and CBV somewhere in my mound of crap...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 04:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 9,597
Posted By gottarollwithit
Still don't quite understand why ya didn't just...

Still don't quite understand why ya didn't just switch to a 15g. If ya already had a 13c, then all that'd be left is what... a wastegate actuator and bracket... and maybe an oil return?

Anyhow,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2019, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,186
Posted By gottarollwithit
Not sure how wise it is to remove the main valve...

Not sure how wise it is to remove the main valve body gasket.... That said, i've had the accumulator mod with the new bolts installed for several thousand miles. Lost count at this point. I'd argue...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-13-2019, 02:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,036
Posted By gottarollwithit
Agreed. This plus a good balance job on the...

Agreed. This plus a good balance job on the reciprocating assembly. Really makes the motor a lot smoother and less buzzy. I remember going from stock b230ft to H beams and Wiseco pistons from RSI....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-21-2019, 02:08 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,051
Posted By gottarollwithit
Get a piece of paper and diagram intake or...

Get a piece of paper and diagram intake or exhaust valve, then seat each cylinder to tits up, then measure your clearance with the feeler gauge. Log each clearance on the paper. Then, use whatever...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2019, 06:24 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By gottarollwithit
Pretty sure that's not for R manual trans cars. ...

Pretty sure that's not for R manual trans cars.

OP, might want to consider reading up on this issue over on SS. There's nothing holding the axle together, aside from it being squashed in place...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-12-2019, 02:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,739
Posted By gottarollwithit
Anybody?? I know i've come across this info...

Anybody?? I know i've come across this info somewhere...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By gottarollwithit
I think I’m beyond the normal situation like...

I think I’m beyond the normal situation like that. A couple yes back I had a shop replace my master. I think they somehow got air in my ABS pump and I’ve never gotten it out since.

I’ve...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2019, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,739
Posted By gottarollwithit
Manually activate and pump????

I got an 88’ 740t

How the heck do you manually activate the abs pump? Perhaps pull a relay and jump pins? Which ones???

Really don’t want to stomp the brakes to trigger the abs. Would...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2019, 12:34 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 14,619
Posted By gottarollwithit
Line are cheap. Just replace them if you're going...

Line are cheap. Just replace them if you're going to tear it all apart. Probably throw a rebuild kit at the fronts as well. You're going to have to bleed the system anyways if you pop out the caliper...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 02:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,988
Posted By gottarollwithit
Need to make more go powahh! Or, just get the...

Need to make more go powahh! Or, just get the trans to downshift.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-10-2019, 01:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,988
Posted By gottarollwithit
AW71L isn't terrible. I run mine through Oaktown...

AW71L isn't terrible. I run mine through Oaktown quite frequently.... Yes, you can tell when lockup is engaged, but it's not a big deal. Picked up like 1mpg, still using my stock 1030 rear end on...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2019, 02:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,745
Posted By gottarollwithit
Where'd you get the R axle from? Or, who rebuilt...

Where'd you get the R axle from? Or, who rebuilt it?

Upon removal, they frequently separate at the inner joint and literally fall apart.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-11-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,407
Posted By gottarollwithit
Did you check the compression before pulling the...

Did you check the compression before pulling the head?

You can weld a nut or something to the seized stud and get it out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-29-2019, 02:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,126
Posted By gottarollwithit
I assume that has something to do with VIDA...

I assume that has something to do with VIDA updates and security? I use mine on the internet no problem. Being able to do so is a big plus. Remember, if you ever need remote assistance on VIDA,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-28-2019, 03:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,126
Posted By gottarollwithit
Selling a laptop preloaded with a working version...

Selling a laptop preloaded with a working version of Vida is a great idea. If you're not a compuker whizz, just buy that! Hell, if you can, get a Dice unit from this guy too!

I bought a nice...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-18-2019, 02:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,662
Posted By gottarollwithit
88' 740T ABS Pulsing/pumping

It's been storming here lately, so i think maybe an ABS sensor is dirty. When i started the car up, as soon as i depressed the brakes fully, the ABS was pulsing and the trip odometer was turning...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-18-2019, 01:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,414
Posted By gottarollwithit
That myth is sorta correct, but replacement is...

That myth is sorta correct, but replacement is doable. Been there, done that. I bought a pass side M66 salvage axle from a scrapper, then sent it off to CVJ to get rebuilt. That was back when the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2019, 04:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,689
Posted By gottarollwithit
Or, if you give up, for like 100 bucks you can...

Or, if you give up, for like 100 bucks you can just buy the Dice unit off Ebay that all the SS guys use. The seller is in Lithuania, but will remote connect to your computer and set it all up if...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2019, 12:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,089
Posted By gottarollwithit
If you're super worried: ...

If you're super worried:

https://www.deeworks.ca/product/b230ft-aluminum-freeze-plug-retainer/
Forum: performance & modifications 12-25-2018, 06:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,833
Posted By gottarollwithit
Perhaps post pics of the brushes?

Perhaps post pics of the brushes?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,833
Posted By gottarollwithit
If that's the case, your alt is probably not the...

If that's the case, your alt is probably not the root cause of your problem.... Might just be throwing money away by buying more alternators...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2018, 05:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,350
Posted By gottarollwithit
This. Contrast/Gustav, one of the tuners on...

This.

Contrast/Gustav, one of the tuners on SS says that the stock R tune has too much timing, plus the funky stock dual intercooler system doesn't work that well.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2018, 12:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,401
Posted By gottarollwithit
How did the fluid look when you changed it? You...

How did the fluid look when you changed it? You replace the filter?
Aside from that kick down cable, these trans don't have much in terms of adjustments or stuff to tinker with. If the cable is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2018, 03:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,350
Posted By gottarollwithit
Possible, but not terribly likely. HG probs are...

Possible, but not terribly likely. HG probs are pretty uncommon. Possible cracked block.

What yr? miles?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-17-2018, 02:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,337
Posted By gottarollwithit
Indeed. I've always had the same opinion as...

Indeed.

I've always had the same opinion as Dave, but could never back it up with any conclusive evidence. That said, i'll Prime in a CTEK and then start hunting for a deal on a Platinum grade...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2018, 06:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,337
Posted By gottarollwithit
Rejuvenating Battery Chargers?

So, on my Benz with a big H8 battery, i tested 660 cca, when its supposed to have 770 cca.
Battery is about 2.5 yrs old. Works just fine, cranks, starts, no problem. The idiot mechanic that i used...
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