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Forum: performance & modifications 04-13-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By EivlEvo
I meant more the stack height in the bell...

I meant more the stack height in the bell housing. But it just seems like they have some insane adjustability so... maybe I'm off my rocker.

I was actually even thinking of going down in bore size...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-13-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By EivlEvo
Hydraulic TOB w/ Kennedy Stg2?

Squad...

I'm just sick of screwing around and I'm weighing my hydraulic clutch options.

I have a 93 245 that's T5 swapped and I have the Kennedy Stage 2 PP in there. This PP as you may know...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 617
Posted By EivlEvo
I had my head fully rebuilt and ran it less than...

I had my head fully rebuilt and ran it less than 10k before I went back in... the hushers are just gone... don't worry about it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By EivlEvo
I personally use a pass through low profile...

I personally use a pass through low profile socket set I got from Lowes back in the day... it just BARELY works...
It's this thing and the associated socket. I know it isn't available any longer......
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-17-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 614
Posted By EivlEvo
I don't know anything about this particular motor...

I don't know anything about this particular motor family but I would prob start by checking your fuel pressure and FPR before you throw money at it...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2018, 11:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,233
Posted By EivlEvo
FWIW, my T5 doesn't do this and I'm on single...

FWIW, my T5 doesn't do this and I'm on single piece aluminum DS (ford racing). It's a V6 T5 with whatever ATF in it. I had the whole thing open to look at the innards before it went in.

I'm also...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,500
Posted By EivlEvo
Wait... this is news to me. How is there no need...

Wait... this is news to me. How is there no need to cut reliefs into the pistons for the valves? I thought it would interfere otherwise? Even with correct timing.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,667
Posted By EivlEvo
Can't speak to Volvo specifically, but I know on...

Can't speak to Volvo specifically, but I know on the Evos if you swap the factory snorkel hose that runs from the MAF to the air cleaner with a nice looking smooth silicone one something like 70% of...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,667
Posted By EivlEvo
Where does that WG dump pipe go to? ^^ Also is...

Where does that WG dump pipe go to? ^^ Also is that the OBX cut and flipped?

Secondly, even though Mike (TLAO) has stated a number of times AND has tried my exact (I sent it to him) BOV on his...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,458
Posted By EivlEvo
I don't disagree with this or what the OP...

I don't disagree with this or what the OP followed me up with. All fair points. Just worth considering what the future plans are... lots of people still aren't even aware the CDXXX transmissions are...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,458
Posted By EivlEvo
The hydro stuff I'm not super sure on... but I...

The hydro stuff I'm not super sure on... but I would encourage you to use hydraulic if you have the option.

For the driveshaft, I'm actually using the adapter from yoshi and the unnecessarily huge...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2018, 02:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
I snapped a bad pic of the aforementioned missing...

I snapped a bad pic of the aforementioned missing chunk on the block where the head bolt would go. If you look, you'll notice a missing chunk just above the purolator oil filter in the pic.

I'm...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
If I had to guess the guide (seems in three parts...

If I had to guess the guide (seems in three parts like an expanding brick wall anchor lag) let the valve drop and it hit the piston just right (knock noise) and nail gunned it into the head. This...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
Yeah this head is shaved and it was shaved a LOT...

Yeah this head is shaved and it was shaved a LOT like 7 thou iirc. With the IPD cam I know that some of my shims were maaaaayyybbeeee a little too tight on the feeler gauge even with the thinnest...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
I guess I'm trying to figure out where that bit...

I guess I'm trying to figure out where that bit could be from and how it could get to where it was...

Obviously that valve stem has displaced some metal but... with the spring and the bucket in...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
A couple things I can clarify... 1. The...

A couple things I can clarify...

1. The spring was fine. Even still had the husher on it lol...
2. I do have the IPD turbo cam, but unlike my Evo, I rarely get this car over 6k rpm because...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
Basically, since the piston is already clearanced...

Basically, since the piston is already clearanced I should just rent the 16v clearancing tool and go 16v right? What do I really need...? Or I guess 302, or I guess put my other 530 head on and dgaf...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-01-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
Alright crew... it blew up. Someone should help...

Alright crew... it blew up. Someone should help me here but I believe this is a dropped valve?

First, during my disassembly today I found this in the t-stat housing......
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
Everything was dry at the time. I looked at it at...

Everything was dry at the time. I looked at it at work before I left and everything was also dry. But all my coolant is gone. Oil looked fine.

Seems like it's gotta be HG. I'll try and drag it to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
It's def confusing. It's possible that something...

It's def confusing. It's possible that something plugged up the exhaust I guess, but I mean... I run a filter. It seemed in tact? I suppose the AMM could've sent some FOD into the turbo. I'd be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
Tried the AMM and it made no difference. The...

Tried the AMM and it made no difference. The coolant lines are still good and are on the cold side of the turbo. Whatever was getting blasted seemed to be internal? Something isn't adding up just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-07-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,000
Posted By EivlEvo
Tons of smoke right after turbo? Died. No Start.

Sigh... it's been a garbage week squad.

93 245 +T using a 19T on seals about 2 months old.

Was driving and hit a bump and THOUGHT I heard a clang. All of the sudden the car was running like it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 815
Posted By EivlEvo
We need more info here...

We need more info here...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By EivlEvo
Yeah ok this is good info. I'd bet I'm gonna need...

Yeah ok this is good info. I'd bet I'm gonna need to replace that o ring. We'll see where this leaves me leak wise this weekend...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By EivlEvo
I intend to leave it alone. I'm only using this...

I intend to leave it alone. I'm only using this TB because my 2.4 one leaked and I had this one on hand. I'm addressing boost leaks right now and since I have a dumb size of injector (577s) the car...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By EivlEvo
So wait... does tightening it allow less air to...

So wait... does tightening it allow less air to bypass? Thus... "decreasing" idle?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By EivlEvo
Superb. Thanks!

Superb. Thanks!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By EivlEvo
Blast. I can't imagine it's all the way screwed...

Blast. I can't imagine it's all the way screwed in... the idle is probably only 500 without the IACV. But I haven't had the time to nerf the 2.4 ECU idle controls to check it tbh. It's also just a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2018, 12:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,046
Posted By EivlEvo
Adjusting the idle thumb-screw on 2.2 TB?

Squad.

About a month back, I swapped in my LH 2.2 TB because my 2.4 TB had a leaking shaft seal that I couldn't get right with parts on hand.

This one has the adjustable thumb screw/knob. Does...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2018, 05:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,154
Posted By EivlEvo
Savage.

Savage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 856
Posted By EivlEvo
Time machine.

Time machine.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By EivlEvo
To that end... does anyone know which seal is...

To that end... does anyone know which seal is actually supposed to seal the TB shaft AND how it's supposed to actually go in and seal?

The valve stem seal is whats called for I thought and yet...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By EivlEvo
I think my idle has always been around 750 (based...

I think my idle has always been around 750 (based on the tach)... def not 900, but I suspect getting it to 900 would solve some of the challenges tbh.

How does one disable the ECU idle control?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 08:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By EivlEvo
Alright so... Today I yanked my throttle...

Alright so...

Today I yanked my throttle body because the LAST time I had it out, I noticed (via BLT) that the shaft seal was leaking. I had replaced that seal in the interim with some orings that...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 669
Posted By EivlEvo
Check your power stage.

Check your power stage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By EivlEvo
My guess would be your FPR? Unless both pumps...

My guess would be your FPR? Unless both pumps failed together?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-25-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,255
Posted By EivlEvo
Which flywheel do you have?

Which flywheel do you have?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By EivlEvo
If it adds to the flair, I have indeed adjusted...

If it adds to the flair, I have indeed adjusted the idle based on the book spec for LH 2.4. At least it seems as though I have. I'll fiddle again I suppose It's worth investigating further at least...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 855
Posted By EivlEvo
My 93 245+T and the phantom vac leak.

So friends. 93 245+T

I have completed my 19T turbo upgrade, and the car is back together. I have my megasquirt waiting in the wings, but for now I'm still on the TLAO 2.4 chips.

If I run my HKS...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-21-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 687
Posted By EivlEvo
The cruise is a vac system that has it's own...

The cruise is a vac system that has it's own "ECU" right by the steering column iirc. The brake switch can be adjusted and should obv be pressed closed with the brake at "foot off" position.

If...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-19-2018, 12:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 910
Posted By EivlEvo
Exhaust sealing? Paste? Silicone? Magic?

Just finished up the new downpipe for the 19t. I've generally never used any sort of assembling sealer at the joints but... Figured it's worth asking while it's apart.

I'm using those impact band...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-18-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 754
Posted By EivlEvo
I'd think 90% of those interested would be...

I'd think 90% of those interested would be looking to microsquirt?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2018, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 871
Posted By EivlEvo
Stock (WG) boost on 15G and 19T?

Squad:

Anybody know what the wastegate boost is on a 15G?

How about 19T?

Both Volvo turbos... presumably from... Volvos.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-17-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,230
Posted By EivlEvo
Telescoping magnet? Are you able to even get a...

Telescoping magnet? Are you able to even get a look at it?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-17-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 772
Posted By EivlEvo
Check the values for the coil and the power stage...

Check the values for the coil and the power stage would be where I'd start.

There may be something odd happening with power coming off of battery to those items and for some reason only supports...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,375
Posted By EivlEvo
Your car probably sways.

Your car probably sways.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,346
Posted By EivlEvo
The twin turbo thing typically seems to go down...

The twin turbo thing typically seems to go down the road of... why?

To be clear. I am 100% on board with doing ridiculous things and could answer the why with "because" but I digress.

I would...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-17-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 842
Posted By EivlEvo
The rear cam plug iirc is basically remove the...

The rear cam plug iirc is basically remove the valve cover (needs new gasket) remove the rear cam bearing cap (2 bolts) and pop the plug out. Put in a new one and done.

If you don't have an oil...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-16-2018, 10:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,243
Posted By EivlEvo
Lube the cable? Check the housing angles.

Lube the cable? Check the housing angles.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,782
Posted By EivlEvo
You'd probably get enough flex/expansion out of...

You'd probably get enough flex/expansion out of vbands no? But maybe too much leakage?
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