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Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,483
Posted By MXSlotkin
M cams are to stock N/a cars what T cams are to...

M cams are to stock N/a cars what T cams are to stock turbo cars.... Stock garbage. Dont waste your time.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-08-2017, 07:55 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,858
Posted By MXSlotkin
http://nxsmotorsports.com/content/manual-boost-con...

http://nxsmotorsports.com/content/manual-boost-controller-stainless-steel

Ole cheap and reliable right here. Never had any issues.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-18-2017, 09:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,641
Posted By MXSlotkin
7/9 series cars handle a lot better from the...

7/9 series cars handle a lot better from the factory than 2's which makes the difference not as dramatic. I've personally put sets on both and it is more subtle on a 7/9. The 2's on the other hand...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2017, 12:54 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 16,534
Posted By MXSlotkin
That's a nice looking kit, but what are you...

That's a nice looking kit, but what are you supposed to use to secure the drain hose to the block at the bottom?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2017, 08:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,616
Posted By MXSlotkin
If you do end up pulling the trans, may as well...

If you do end up pulling the trans, may as well have a rear main crank seal in your hand, as well as a input/output shaft seals for the trans. Best time to replace them! If they aren't leaking, its...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-01-2017, 09:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,787
Posted By MXSlotkin
no idea about the MAF connection, but I have had...

no idea about the MAF connection, but I have had bad pumps do weird stuff. never had a bad one keep it shut off that long tho till it totally died. Of course also solder up funny looking connections...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2016, 12:50 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,676
Posted By MXSlotkin
dang. I didn't realized how freaking huge that...

dang. I didn't realized how freaking huge that pic is. sorry yall. Im too tired to fix it right now
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2016, 12:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,676
Posted By MXSlotkin
It felt like it made about 40hp. ha

It felt like it made about 40hp. ha
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2016, 11:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,676
Posted By MXSlotkin
Figured id post an update. Heres how it looked. ...

Figured id post an update. Heres how it looked.
http://i.imgur.com/hFWzUid.jpg
Cylinder 2 on top and 3 on bottom. The missing peice of fire ring from cyl 2 appeared to have beat many tiny dings in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,676
Posted By MXSlotkin
Yea already got what I need on the way. The motor...

Yea already got what I need on the way. The motor still runs and no smoke, so hopefully its the best case scenario of just a bad gasket
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2016, 08:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,676
Posted By MXSlotkin
That's the plan. Just wanted to hear thoughts or...

That's the plan. Just wanted to hear thoughts or insight from some one who may have had a similar experience.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,676
Posted By MXSlotkin
Help! does this sound like a bad head gasket?

'93 945T is stock and I was getting into it at 12psi. Pop and then no power.
10-15 psi compression on cylinders 2 & 3. No mixed oil/coolant that we can tell and no bubbling coolant. No smoke out the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,254
Posted By MXSlotkin
I'm surprised nobody has said this yet, but that...

I'm surprised nobody has said this yet, but that motor probably doesn't need a rebuild unless you ARE really planning on putting in better rods and pistons and shooting for that expensive and high hp...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-08-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
Late reply here, but thanks Boris!

Late reply here, but thanks Boris!
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-28-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
I solved it. I had 0 for the "Advance when no...

I solved it. I had 0 for the "Advance when no knock" when i should have put 1.

Timing does as it should now.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-27-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
That is very strange that it will not allow you...

That is very strange that it will not allow you to open that file. I was able to download it no problem from that link and open it in TS. I am about to go to work, but will try and create a log when...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-27-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,423
Posted By MXSlotkin
I love the way this cat says he did all the work...

I love the way this cat says he did all the work building my motor, when I was right there turning many wrenches on it and the car ;)
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-25-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
It is wired thru KnocksenseMS Heres the...

It is wired thru KnocksenseMS

Heres the tune. Brett got the car running decent for me but I did the knock settings, so dont blame him if they are way off haha

I dont have a log with the knock...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-25-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
Any other thoughts on this? My car is...

Any other thoughts on this? My car is considerably slower with knock on, because MS won't bring my timing back
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-19-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
I wasn't sure where to pick the initial and...

I wasn't sure where to pick the initial and second knock numbers. I put initial around 7 and the second at 10. Maximum at 12. I know I do need to verify the sensitivity of the unit, but I just wanted...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-19-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,714
Posted By MXSlotkin
Knock retard settings in Tunerstudio

Hey all. I tried searching then forum to no avail. I just installed knocksensems and was wondering what kinda settings people start with in TS. When viewing the knock retard gauge, mine seems to act...
Forum: website & board 05-10-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 891
Posted By MXSlotkin
I said the same thing to him, but he insisted...

I said the same thing to him, but he insisted something was wrong. I logged into his account from my computer and sure enough, same issue.
Forum: website & board 05-10-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 891
Posted By MXSlotkin
my dad's account wont let him post...

My dads account on here, thelocalspoke, will not let him view for sale/wanted, off topic or even post! It says he has insufficient privileges when he tries to. Anyone know whats up with this?
Forum: showroom 05-03-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,232
Posted By MXSlotkin
None that I can hear. I'm only at the stock 8psi...

None that I can hear. I'm only at the stock 8psi atm. I am running premium. I do have a knocksenseMs module on the way. Better safe than sorry
Forum: showroom 04-29-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,232
Posted By MXSlotkin
Couldn't hurt. But I also dont want to put time...

Couldn't hurt. But I also dont want to put time into this turbo haha
Forum: showroom 04-29-2014, 04:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,232
Posted By MXSlotkin
Post The car that has taken too long to be fast.

This my 242. Some of you have seen it before.
It's a mess.

But it is finally turbocharged. And 10.3 to 1.

And still needs a bath REALLY bad.

Thanks to Brett helping cleaning up the tune.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,375
Posted By MXSlotkin
I just did this to my car. But I am running MS...

I just did this to my car. But I am running MS and have everything wired up differently. Just go with the gauge of the grey wire that goes into the resistor pack. 10 or 12 I think?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,347
Posted By MXSlotkin
I'm inclined to agree. I'd be running my A cam in...

I'm inclined to agree. I'd be running my A cam in my 940 over this VX if the A was slotted.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-12-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 858
Posted By MXSlotkin
Anything? A baseline turbo tune w/ fuel and spark...

Anything? A baseline turbo tune w/ fuel and spark maps will get me started. I'll richen it up for the cam. My MS box has an n/a tune and I'm not sure what factors need to be changed from n/a to turbo
Forum: performance & modifications 04-12-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 858
Posted By MXSlotkin
Question Need baseline .msq for B23F+T and a K cam.

Tuning time is almost here and I need a baseline to get this thing running. I've got an old stock Garrett and am running v2.2 with spark. Greentops with stock boost levels for now. Whatcha got?
Forum: showroom 03-11-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,233
Posted By MXSlotkin
Sorry for the super late reply. Been busy as life...

Sorry for the super late reply. Been busy as life goes on. Motor is now running happily in my dad's wagon. Wheels on 242. Sways going in black 940. maybe turbo going on it later?

I still need 240...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-17-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,399
Posted By MXSlotkin
Bracing hefty factory manifold

I will temporarily be running a the old T3 and the older manifold. This is a B23F block and I didn't get any of the parts with the manifold for helping support its weight, except for a broken stud in...
Forum: showroom 01-05-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,233
Posted By MXSlotkin
yea... i swear that little 13c instaspooled even...

yea... i swear that little 13c instaspooled even faster then normal.
Forum: showroom 01-05-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,233
Posted By MXSlotkin
Yeah oversteer, overcorrect and tree. I was...

Yeah oversteer, overcorrect and tree. I was riding passenger because I had a few to drink. shouldn't of said mash it! in the corner. Didn't know the road was wet. he's used to driving a...
Forum: showroom 01-05-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,233
Posted By MXSlotkin
RIP first turbobrick :(

This happened a couple weeks ago. Just got around to showing you guys. Buddy was driving and couldn't handle the POWAH.

I drove it home from the wrecker the next day, complete with driveshaft...
Forum: showroom 12-29-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 3,823
Views: 753,256
Posted By MXSlotkin
I'm in Chucktown. Does that count?

I'm in Chucktown. Does that count?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 826
Posted By MXSlotkin
B23FT max rev's question...

I'm sure this is answered somewhere, but I couldn't find it.
What would you guys say is a safe number for max rev's on an unbalanced B23FT at appx 20psi?
I'm finally getting around to cleaning this...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,721
Posted By MXSlotkin
hehe thanks for the info guys. Ive been out of...

hehe thanks for the info guys. Ive been out of town all weekend and haven't reall been in car mode, so I apologize for just getting back to you. I'll have to get some part numbers in a bit and post...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,721
Posted By MXSlotkin
THe only code I get from socket six is a speedo...

THe only code I get from socket six is a speedo error code 3-1-1 (which sometimes goes away) . The speedo jumps around randomly, but ive been told this should have no effect on running.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,721
Posted By MXSlotkin
Socket 2, the injection system one. The code is...

Socket 2, the injection system one. The code is 4-1-3, which according to http://www.volvoclub.org.uk/faq/EngineOBDCodes.html
is "EGR temperature sensor signal missing or faulty"

With intake...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,721
Posted By MXSlotkin
Guess I should have mentioned it was the '91...

Guess I should have mentioned it was the '91 945T. That should answer all the questions.
LH2.4 B230ft AW71 with stock everything (except better exhaust and 11psi on the 13c)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,721
Posted By MXSlotkin
EGR code causing low rpm stumble.

I know that many people have said that EGR codes do NOT cause the ECU to go into limp mode, but can it still cause some running issues down low? I replaced my severely cracked manifold with what I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,729
Posted By MXSlotkin
Is there a way to measure blow-by? I haven't done...

Is there a way to measure blow-by? I haven't done a compression test (silly I know), but I haven't seen any lines popping off or dipstick popping out or anything like that. as I said above, I'm going...
Forum: showroom 05-09-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By MXSlotkin
Yes it is a Maglite in digital camo. I got it for...

Yes it is a Maglite in digital camo. I got it for free from Uline when my old company used to place orders, and we'd get free stuff.

I didn't take any undercar shots, cause its tough doing all...
Forum: showroom 05-08-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By MXSlotkin
I have a spare downpipe. When I think about it...

I have a spare downpipe. When I think about it I'll measure it.
Forum: showroom 05-08-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By MXSlotkin
I recall measuring it and it wasn't quite 2.5. I...

I recall measuring it and it wasn't quite 2.5. I can't remember tho, and it doesn't matter in my application. Car runs super good. Just gotta make it not smoke :/
Forum: showroom 05-08-2013, 07:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By MXSlotkin
no love/hate?

no love/hate?
Forum: showroom 05-08-2013, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By MXSlotkin
My 940T's budget exhaust

Thought you guys may like this. DD status car didn't need more than 2.5" and its very quiet, with a nice tone. Flows good and fits tight. 3rd exhaust ive done from scratch and its the best one.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,362
Posted By MXSlotkin
I just installed this one in front of everything....

I just installed this one in front of everything. I did the opposite of Lando and bypassed the radiator cooler, leaving the other small factory one in line.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2013, 04:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,729
Posted By MXSlotkin
haha yea, I should get an extinguisher. I had the...

haha yea, I should get an extinguisher. I had the turbo out to replace the manifold. New feed washers and drain gasket. I'm pretty sure I just cooked it good. The oil level hasn't moved on the...
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