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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,035
Posted By pat244ti
I was today years old when I figured out I've...

I was today years old when I figured out I've been not only been mis spelling, but somehow also mis reading giubo as "guibo" for almost 17 years.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,035
Posted By pat244ti
I think he is talking about the guibo. ...

I think he is talking about the guibo.

Definitely right about an M47 behind a turbo engine - not the best idea.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-07-2020, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,161
Posted By pat244ti
I'm installing a B23F NA engine, slanted, into my...

I'm installing a B23F NA engine, slanted, into my 1800ES. There is a link to my project thread in my sig.

Even slanted, intake and exhaust manifold clearance is something that has to be dealt...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-04-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,015
Posted By pat244ti
Santa Cruz Auto Parts/Carquest on Soquel Dr does...

Santa Cruz Auto Parts/Carquest on Soquel Dr does color matching and can mix up a spray can.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2020, 12:22 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
That's my pops. I get a tire each race for that!...

That's my pops. I get a tire each race for that!

He does life insurance.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2020, 10:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
https://i.imgur.com/TGKQlit.jpg Here's my...

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

Here's my project thread for it. I need to make an update on it, done a few things with it over the summer.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
I can do fine without power brakes - my rally car...

I can do fine without power brakes - my rally car runs Porterfield R4's with no booster and on stage or in traffic I don't have much of an issue with it.

The biggest thing stopping me from getting...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-01-2020, 01:40 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Right now it has 1/4 of an inch, but the engine...

Right now it has 1/4 of an inch, but the engine is not in it's final spot yet and once the manifold gets a little reworked it should have 3/4 to an inch.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
From a little earlier in the thread - this is...

From a little earlier in the thread - this is what a B21F intake looks like with the engine upright. You can see where the booster mounts up right behind it
...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
I know the 122 got a OHC swap but I am pretty...

I know the 122 got a OHC swap but I am pretty sure their 1800 always had a B18 or B20.

As far as the exhaust manifold goes for the ES, I may have found a brand new $100 solution.....if it works it...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-30-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Going over the hill today to grab 164 mounts from...

Going over the hill today to grab 164 mounts from iRollmotors, as well as other goodies I will need that are missing from the car like C-pillar trim as well as new window channel felt.

Yesterday I...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-29-2020, 01:31 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Thanks. Have not really posted many pictures of...

Thanks. Have not really posted many pictures of the C30, than again it's not really worthy of a project thread since it's just got bolt ons.

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

I tried to get the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,133
Posted By pat244ti
Picture is not working - any more info on that...

Picture is not working - any more info on that bathroom blower?

Just curious because I am going to start tackling the heater box and rest of the interior on my ES soon.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-25-2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Got some work done on the car today. I think...

Got some work done on the car today.

I think it was documented earlier in the thread, but this car was originally 105-1 Gold Metallic but was taken to Maaco shortly after purchase, where it got a...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
I've been working a little more on this lately. ...

I've been working a little more on this lately. I had been super busy with some work and also prepping to get married which was scheduled for yesterday but has been postponed due to local wildfires....
Forum: projects & restorations 08-22-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 1,088
Views: 472,910
Posted By pat244ti
:-( Wish we could get back in there and tow...

:-(

Wish we could get back in there and tow strap it out of there with my truck like we did with the 144 across Aptos. If for some reason you could get back in, I'd totally be down to do that BTW.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,360
Posted By pat244ti
#1 on the cap should not be before 6 o'clock if...

#1 on the cap should not be before 6 o'clock if you are standing in front of the engine, unless your plug wires are run incorrectly (that "scribe" should be where #1 is on the cap)

facing the...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2020, 10:40 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 188,104
Posted By pat244ti
Congrats! I had an 8 year period with my road...

Congrats! I had an 8 year period with my road race 244ti where it did not run and it felt great to get it going, and it wasnt nearly as cool as this.

Hope to do the same with my 1800ES soon [10+...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,742
Posted By pat244ti
I see you are in Australia - are you building...

I see you are in Australia - are you building this to fit LHD cars as well?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-14-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Castrol Super Clean is what I have always used. ...

Castrol Super Clean is what I have always used. One round of that, let it sit for a little bit, one more spray and pressure wash gets everything good.

And the injectors, according to some...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,794
Posted By pat244ti
I was at the yard a few weeks ago - it still had...

I was at the yard a few weeks ago - it still had the sways.

Not much else.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-13-2020, 12:17 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Not a whole lot to report. Been busy getting...

Not a whole lot to report. Been busy getting engaged, and also bought a 1970 Ford F100 last week - which the 1800ES would look cool on a trailer getting pulled by it.

Cut some new boards for some...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,941
Posted By pat244ti
I noticed it on my 244 at Sonoma coming through...

I noticed it on my 244 at Sonoma coming through the carousel. As others have mentioned, I've only noticed it when the oil is in the crosshatch range on the dipstick. Keeping it overfilled about a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-30-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,056
Posted By pat244ti
I shoved an M45 into a used igloo cooler I found...

I shoved an M45 into a used igloo cooler I found at the dump and shipped it out years back. Handles made for easy lifting
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Thanks. It was windy, so I had to watch my...

Thanks. It was windy, so I had to watch my breathing with the Super Clean in the air. That stuff does wonders for cleaning dirty car stuff, just keep it away from the eyes, skin and mouth.

Went...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,824
Posted By pat244ti
Keep in mind the shifter location is a bit of an...

Keep in mind the shifter location is a bit of an issue with putting a T5 into a 740...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2020, 11:51 PM
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Views: 472,910
Posted By pat244ti
Hot damn

Hot damn
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
The stuff for the engine [gaskets/seals, cam and...

The stuff for the engine [gaskets/seals, cam and gear] will be here this coming week, so in the meantime I needed the engine to be ready for it.

As mentioned, the engine was incredibly dirty. It...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-25-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
It's not worn down, it does have some minor...

It's not worn down, it does have some minor surface cracking/scoring in some areas where the disc made heavy contact on said clutch dumps.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,189
Posted By pat244ti
You won't need to change the pump or pickup with...

You won't need to change the pump or pickup with the slant mounts.

Headmounted distributor would likely not fit a 140 with a fairly short enginebay.

The M40 won't swap over without a custom...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-25-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
I picked up an M47 w/240 xmember, STS flywheel...

I picked up an M47 w/240 xmember, STS flywheel and a low mile clutch [even though I could tell the guy I bought it from did a few gnarly clutch drops with it....] fairly cheap the other day
...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-25-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 37,070
Posted By pat244ti
Ok. So for the most part, my rally car is...

Ok.

So for the most part, my rally car is done. Yeah, I am swapping the front suspension and doing some driveline work [built T5, yoshi clutch and flywheel] but it's passed tech, done two rallies...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-21-2020, 02:25 PM
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Views: 264,708
Posted By pat244ti
I approve of this progress. Mostly because...

I approve of this progress.

Mostly because ever since you have signed up, I've avoided pronouncing your SN correctly as "prop-a-vater" and just tell myself its "plop a v8 in 'er" and now it has...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-19-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,726
Posted By pat244ti
I emailed someone [in china] on ebay that makes...

I emailed someone [in china] on ebay that makes hubrings and they made a bunch of custom ones for my rally car since I have 12 ish wheels.

I also asked Bne and he said he could make some
Forum: performance & modifications 06-19-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,183
Posted By pat244ti
As Ben mentioned, it's not super necessary on a...

As Ben mentioned, it's not super necessary on a street car unless you are driving it really hard for extended periods of time.

But this is what I did on my stage rally car that gets run hard for...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2020, 11:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,586
Posted By pat244ti
Josh [Yoshifab] sells slant mounts for the...

Josh [Yoshifab] sells slant mounts for the vintage models to stick a OHC redblock engine into

Im going that route on my 1800ES
Forum: events 03-18-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 20,644
Posted By pat244ti
I'm sorry Gary. I hope it can get rescheduled...

I'm sorry Gary. I hope it can get rescheduled this year, I would love to bring the rally car.

I'm parked from racing for all of 2020 because of my health, pandemic or not so car shows are the...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2019, 01:54 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 50,196
Posted By pat244ti
I think he sold it on eBay along with his 242

I think he sold it on eBay along with his 242
Forum: projects & restorations 11-20-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,928
Posted By pat244ti
Nope, the boring ass dead reliable B230FT/T5...

Nope, the boring ass dead reliable B230FT/T5 combo from my sedan will go in it, as well as all the suspension and brake goodies.

Whiteblock will go in the sedan where it won't have any commitments...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-18-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 92,869
Posted By pat244ti
That was a bummer you guys went off! Did...

That was a bummer you guys went off! Did something break or did he go in too hot? I want to say it looked like the same corner that got someone during the daytime run.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-14-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 92,869
Posted By pat244ti
Thanks I am taking the truck and trailer...

Thanks

I am taking the truck and trailer back tonight and driving the rally car home from Oakley.

After that it is going into it's new home [a harbor freight garage I just bought] and getting...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,281
Posted By pat244ti
Both my race cars have them - the road race car...

Both my race cars have them - the road race car uses the Yoshifab stuff while my rally car has Alfalfa rallysport specials [a bit beefier than Yoshifab]

Both have been doing the job just fine for...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2019, 05:58 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 92,869
Posted By pat244ti
I did a nice solution, I ended up buying my own...

I did a nice solution, I ended up buying my own iPD skidplate since it's already preformed and 1/8 which is a little less weight on the nose since it is all in front of the crossmember. Since it's...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-17-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,928
Posted By pat244ti
So just a little update on this. Car has...

So just a little update on this.

Car has been sitting at Mose's house in San Pablo for the past year plus. I've been busy getting my rally car finished and I have now achieved that goal.

Big...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2019, 05:24 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 29,290
Posted By pat244ti
Maybe I am misinformed, but I don't think they...

Maybe I am misinformed, but I don't think they involve as much or any sketchy welding or cutting compared to an install on a 240. In that case I think they would be worth a shot.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-09-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 92,869
Posted By pat244ti
I know it's less ideal for TDF than it was for...

I know it's less ideal for TDF than it was for OTR, but I bought an iPD plate. My friend with a TIG is coming over with a bunch of scraps he has to beef it up and extend it out a little bit. We're...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-07-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 92,869
Posted By pat244ti
A little update here, mostly centered around the...

A little update here, mostly centered around the prep I am doing for my next rally in one month.

For now, I've replaced the master cylinder but this time with a brand new unit [properly bled] and...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,965
Posted By pat244ti
The Innovate PSB-1 I have in the rally car has...

The Innovate PSB-1 I have in the rally car has been ass so far.

Thinking of going back to AEM since it's been solid on the Lemons car.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-15-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 21,874
Posted By pat244ti
Looks great! Wish I could get a 240 that...

Looks great!

Wish I could get a 240 that light
Forum: showroom 08-01-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 53,366
Posted By pat244ti
Not yet...

Not yet...
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