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Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2019, 08:35 PM
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Posted By t8fanning
Yes it is.

Yes it is.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2019, 06:31 PM
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Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
It's been a while, but I've just been driving the...

It's been a while, but I've just been driving the car. I finally decided to upgrade the brakes from the RX7 and stock rear calipers I had to match the power I'm making. I don't think I'll ever put...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-11-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 641
Views: 201,633
Posted By t8fanning
Let's see the money shot with the turbo. ...

Let's see the money shot with the turbo.

That's weird that you had interference with your cam great hub. My STS ring fit right on my RSI hub perfectly.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 667
Views: 122,045
Posted By t8fanning
Mine has stayed on at 130 mph.

Mine has stayed on at 130 mph.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,552
Posted By t8fanning
To extend the push rod I got this, and turned it...

To extend the push rod I got this, and turned it down to an effective length of 0.8"

https://www.wilwood.com/Hardware/HardwareProd?itemno=300-13885
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,552
Posted By t8fanning
Do you remember how the length of your Volvo...

Do you remember how the length of your Volvo reservoir barbs compared to the mustang barbs?

I would understand why o rings are necessary for positioning the barbs in the seal if the Volvo barbs...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,552
Posted By t8fanning
Looks ugly and won't fit my car.

Looks ugly and won't fit my car.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,552
Posted By t8fanning
Mustang Brake Master Cylinder

I'm upgrading my brakes, and ordered a CENTRIC 13061062 Master Cylinder for a 1994 Mustang GT from Rockauto. I also ordered a new cheap 240 master cylinder reservoir from IPD. I've seen people say...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-22-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 667
Views: 122,045
Posted By t8fanning
I know next to nothing about LS engines, but is...

I know next to nothing about LS engines, but is the water pump pulley stock?

I do know how to get stop the rubbing issue though. Send me the wheels and tires. ;-)
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2019, 06:55 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 19,590
Posted By t8fanning
Put me on the list.

Put me on the list.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 98,235
Posted By t8fanning
Car looks great. Too bad it didn't make it to...

Car looks great. Too bad it didn't make it to Davis this year. I really like the mini power steering pump. I might have to do that to free up some room for a AC compressor.

What were you doing to...
Forum: showroom 05-01-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 33,745
Posted By t8fanning
Well when you do get around to it, I absolutely...

Well when you do get around to it, I absolutely want one. I'd like to get rid of that ARP bolt I have in there now.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 967
Posted By t8fanning
I've always wondered about doing this, but never...

I've always wondered about doing this, but never pursued it because you would have to do it every time you replace the pump.

But for welding cast aluminum, you should boil it in vinegar to clean...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2019, 11:47 PM
Replies: 607
Views: 178,296
Posted By t8fanning
Glad it's really no big deal. Can you push the...

Glad it's really no big deal. Can you push the fan in closer to the radiator? Are you going to take it to Davis?

Also, I hope you got my reservation for that same field trip this weekend.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-25-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 607
Views: 178,296
Posted By t8fanning
I also do all my bleeding around 10 psi and never...

I also do all my bleeding around 10 psi and never had a problem.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-24-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 607
Views: 178,296
Posted By t8fanning
That's horrible to hear. I was really looking...

That's horrible to hear. I was really looking forward to seeing this car in person. At least you'll still be there.

Were you really getting into it or something? What could have caused the failure?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Lol. I'll raise boost cut when I don't have to...

Lol. I'll raise boost cut when I don't have to drive the car 700 miles home.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 03:25 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
It'll definitely be a good time. I...

It'll definitely be a good time.



I drive pretty slowly normally, I mostly like to go fast just doing pulls with people. I'll definitely bring my laptop. I already know I'll have to knock out a...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 12:41 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
I got some ID1700x, and didn't do anything to my...

I got some ID1700x, and didn't do anything to my feed line. Required duty has dropped a ton; it's now hovering between 50-60% at ~30 psi of boost. They idle great on e65. I'll be curious to see how...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2019, 12:33 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 27,959
Posted By t8fanning
The gauges have so many wires because they have...

The gauges have so many wires because they have data logger outputs as well as a high or low trigger. If you're doing all the logging/failsafe stuff in your ecu you probably won't use most of the...
Forum: events 04-16-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,231
Posted By t8fanning
I finally registered. I signed up for the...

I finally registered. I signed up for the spirited drive and BBQ, although I'm not entirely sure I'll make it to those. Depends on when I actually start the drive.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-16-2019, 12:44 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
I'm not too worried about the wiring. I use 10...

I'm not too worried about the wiring. I use 10 awg for most of the run, and then step down to 12 awg.

I have been thinking about making a nice sending unit, but man there really isn't that much...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-13-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
That's true. I should make my own with a...

That's true. I should make my own with a different fuel level sending unit and big hard lines.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-13-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
I have -6 fittings brazed on the sending unit,...

I have -6 fittings brazed on the sending unit, and use -6 line with the stock hard line.
Forum: events 04-12-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,231
Posted By t8fanning
When are you leaving to start the drive?

When are you leaving to start the drive?
Forum: projects & restorations 04-12-2019, 01:43 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Ever since the fuel pump upgrade, I've been...

Ever since the fuel pump upgrade, I've been looking at my injector duty. It's not ideal.

https://i.imgur.com/hljDpmQh.png

The screenshot isn't great, but the lower plot is injector duty cycle...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 607
Views: 178,296
Posted By t8fanning
Nice job. The interior looks great.

Nice job. The interior looks great.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-08-2019, 12:24 AM
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Views: 610
Posted By t8fanning
You can't drill and tap for ABS on non ABS 240...

You can't drill and tap for ABS on non ABS 240 knuckles if you're using the stock ABS rings. The diameter is too large. Following the Buchka's example, I machined a bracket and welded it on. It...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2019, 02:26 AM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
I actually measured my shock at ride height and...

I actually measured my shock at ride height and it's at 14.5", which is what ride tech recommends.


My buddy upgraded to a double pumper Aeromotive setup and gave me his Walbro 525 for a deal. At...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-21-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 667
Views: 122,045
Posted By t8fanning
I didn't think I'd ever like 18" wheels on a 240,...

I didn't think I'd ever like 18" wheels on a 240, but those just look great. I can't wait to see this thing in person at Davis or IPD.

Any reason to pick the re71r over the r888r?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-20-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Just took it out for a quick drive. The rear end...

Just took it out for a quick drive. The rear end feels so much better over bumps.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-20-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Maybe. Ben's trailing arms do seem pretty light....

Maybe. Ben's trailing arms do seem pretty light. But I do think my shock is a little more compressed at ride height than is ideal. I think putting the upper mounting point in the frame is definitely...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-20-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Thumbs up No problem. Put in your order at...

No problem. Put in your order at https://www.bneshop.com
Forum: projects & restorations 03-20-2019, 12:19 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Just about done with my rear suspension. I do...

Just about done with my rear suspension. I do need to get some helper springs, but that's it.

https://i.imgur.com/cXbznT2h.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/jLxJXG7h.jpg

I also got the front bumper...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-15-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 503
Posted By t8fanning
It's been a while since I had a 007, but I'm 90%...

It's been a while since I had a 007, but I'm 90% sure I used 1" ID hose. Diameter is the same for inlet and outlet.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By t8fanning
I like my Tilton fine. Just make sure you get the...

I like my Tilton fine. Just make sure you get the right piston for your pressure plate.



I can't remember if the Deeworks replacement input shaft sleeve has the same diameter as the stock, but...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By t8fanning
To find the location of where you wanted the...

To find the location of where you wanted the hole, did you make the bumper cover level with the body line or some other method?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By t8fanning
Thanks. I'm not putting newer fenders on, still...

Thanks. I'm not putting newer fenders on, still using my 82 fenders.

Did you drill holes for the secondary alignment bump on the plastic side supports or are you talking about the main hole for...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 696
Posted By t8fanning
Differences between 83-85 fenders and 80-82 fenders

I'm changing my commando bumpers to a set of 83-85 bumpers. I've read as many threads as I could find about it, but mostly they talk about trim. I have a full set of 83-85 turbo trim I will use, but...
Forum: events 03-06-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 12,231
Posted By t8fanning
I'm taking I-80, so if I see you on the side of...

I'm taking I-80, so if I see you on the side of the road I'll be sure to take a picture, and then maybe stop.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,603
Posted By t8fanning
Lol. I'm really not offended in the slightest. I...

Lol. I'm really not offended in the slightest. I defer to you (obviously, you're the expert) and was mostly basing my recommendations on my own circumstances, which don't really match up with his....
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,603
Posted By t8fanning
No worries at all. Maybe he did talk to someone...

No worries at all. Maybe he did talk to someone else. I'm not sure if I'm the guy he's referencing. I didn't make any of the plots he's posted; we've just been talking about my turbo selection since...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-20-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,603
Posted By t8fanning
Am I the guy being referenced? I meant I...

Am I the guy being referenced? I meant I didn't/don't think you'd be happy with a turbo with max flow below ~65 lb/min. Just doesn't seem worth it to me because I bet you'll want more power in the...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,603
Posted By t8fanning
I didn't realize the 3576 maxed out at ~67...

I didn't realize the 3576 maxed out at ~67 lb/min. That's just a tiny bit more than the 7670. Seems like that's the wrong map. But if it's right that's going to be a great choice if you want to stick...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,603
Posted By t8fanning
Thumbs down My new vote is a 9180 and nitrous.

My new vote is a 9180 and nitrous.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-13-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,603
Posted By t8fanning
I'm sure RSI had to change the design to fit the...

I'm sure RSI had to change the design to fit the 16v head in a 240 on a slant.

I would run an adapter before plugging the EWG port personally (obviously). The adapter isn't ideal, but it's really...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
Much cheaper. I got both for $50. ...

Much cheaper. I got both for $50.



Nope. Stock senders won't work, but they do come with their own senders.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
I do have a few nicks and scratches I'd like to...

I do have a few nicks and scratches I'd like to address.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
I was just looking at your thread for clip count...

I was just looking at your thread for clip count and position and saw the SEM stuff. I'll have to get some of that. Did you sand the covers at all?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 675
Views: 140,535
Posted By t8fanning
That's fine. But this isn't a pre 81 car and...

That's fine. But this isn't a pre 81 car and commandos aren't my favorite.



It's a saab spoiler, but I never have figured out exactly what car it's from. The part number is:
...
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