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Forum: showroom 07-17-2018, 01:52 PM
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Posted By linuxman51
fake news.

fake news.
Forum: showroom 07-17-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 797
Posted By linuxman51
ain't got none. ...

ain't got none.
http://www.pbase.com/kdh51/image/32630125.jpg

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Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 13,404
Posted By linuxman51
Aight. I got permission from it's owner, I'll get...

Aight. I got permission from it's owner, I'll get it headed your way soon. It's a lumpy bastard I can tell ya that lol
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2018, 03:37 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,838
Posted By linuxman51
pretty much all the NA 7/900's from about 1990 on...

pretty much all the NA 7/900's from about 1990 on had lockup transmissions, 70L's being the weapon of choice in the 700's. I thought the breakpoint for the 71L in the 940 na's was 93 though..

if...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 986
Posted By linuxman51
last one I looked at was all sealed up, but it's...

last one I looked at was all sealed up, but it's been a while. I'm willing to bet at the very least op is in for socketing the ecu, but it could be fun. good luck!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 13,404
Posted By linuxman51
enem C2 sitting on the bench, it's broken (rear...

enem C2 sitting on the bench, it's broken (rear thrust collar), but not sure if that matters for just measurements.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 989
Posted By linuxman51
it's just a number to get a result ;) ...

it's just a number to get a result ;)



they're not nearly as weak as they're made out to be.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-07-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 23,275
Posted By linuxman51
moar volts is betters. if the ecu can handle it,...

moar volts is betters. if the ecu can handle it, coils hit harder, injectors work faster, pumps pump more.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-05-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 996
Posted By linuxman51
spraying it will get it up on the pipe faster

spraying it will get it up on the pipe faster
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 616
Posted By linuxman51
my text messages don't go back far enough (lol),...

my text messages don't go back far enough (lol), I'll see if I can track down the exact dimensions

haha. "Core is 22x12x3.5"

it's got cast endtanks with 45 degree(ish) outlets.


there's a...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 616
Posted By linuxman51
the radiator is sitting in the stock position....

the radiator is sitting in the stock position. Don't get an ebay core, that one is a treadstone, only rated at like 600 or something.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 616
Posted By linuxman51
it may be 3.5, I don't recall. the condenser...

it may be 3.5, I don't recall. the condenser still fits in front of it, but I had to move the trans cooler.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 616
Posted By linuxman51
hm I think mine is a 3in core, made 789whp ...

hm I think mine is a 3in core, made 789whp

http://www.pbase.com/kdh51/image/159732216.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 07-03-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 996
Posted By linuxman51
depends on a lot of things. stock lh? auto or...

depends on a lot of things. stock lh? auto or manual? what's the final drive? what engine? what cam?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-29-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By linuxman51
I would peruse the msextra forums and work from...

I would peruse the msextra forums and work from there
Forum: projects & restorations 06-29-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 23,275
Posted By linuxman51
also, higher tire pressure cuts down on...

also, higher tire pressure cuts down on squirrly-ness. I like the bias ply ET streets, very slick-like, but with a little more sidewall stiffness.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-29-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 23,275
Posted By linuxman51
in4downvote? lol (kidding,I didn't do that) ...

in4downvote? lol (kidding,I didn't do that)

looks good, go runnit!
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 511
Posted By linuxman51
I think it's fairly standard. you going to have...

I think it's fairly standard. you going to have room for an adapter and a sensor? you can take the valve out of the schrader and then it's just a whatever threaded port.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-20-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 600
Posted By linuxman51
filter the clt signal, but also double check your...

filter the clt signal, but also double check your grounds and run your sensor grounds to a common location with the MS.

it will also probably pop a failsafe value if it's not getting a signal, so...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-20-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 395
Posted By linuxman51
pull both? fuel cut *should* work fine, but if...

pull both? fuel cut *should* work fine, but if there's residual fuel in the runner(s) and port that get sucked in, it could create a problem. Then again, the ratio is probably going to be nigh...
Forum: events 06-19-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,376
Posted By linuxman51
a bigger smoker would be a nice thing to have for...

a bigger smoker would be a nice thing to have for a number of reasons.. could probably run the temp up to cook burgers in large numbers as well as lots of ass.

and it'd be nice to not have to drag...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-19-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By linuxman51
those are the harness side connectors, not the...

those are the harness side connectors, not the ecu side. got my hopes up there for a minute lol.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
I'd set it up a little on the loose side myself...

I'd set it up a little on the loose side myself as well. if you hit it with enough smack, the gap will tighten up a bit ;)
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By linuxman51
you could, as long as you can get a good transfer...

you could, as long as you can get a good transfer setup for it. You may want to order the mustang maf from the states, and pay the shipping. they're fairly cheap (sub $100usd) new and are a bit...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By linuxman51
Lemme ask a few folks, I know they tested GM and...

Lemme ask a few folks, I know they tested GM and Ford maf's and those are said to be well supported (they come in various shapes and sizes and capacities). Looks like off the top, a ford mustang GT...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-15-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,273
Posted By linuxman51
The other issue you're going to run into with it,...

The other issue you're going to run into with it, is that it reads over 5v as a matter of routine operation. you may have better luck with a hot film maf, or a ford maf.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,650
Posted By linuxman51
the 16v manifold is not great at all. it looks...

the 16v manifold is not great at all. it looks like it would be alright but the runners are too narrow (As are the ports in the head right there at the flange). an upgraded intake manifold was worth...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2018, 08:54 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 4,650
Posted By linuxman51
Not really. Some of us test these things, some do...

Not really. Some of us test these things, some do these things. It has been discussed ad-nauseum on the swedish forums, and their findings and results back up other independent tests. It is a choke...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,682
Posted By linuxman51
you can disable the awd in the P2 r's by pulling...

you can disable the awd in the P2 r's by pulling a fuse. It pops a couple messages up on the dash but otherwise doesn't freak out.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,682
Posted By linuxman51
his trapped a little faster than mine. I should...

his trapped a little faster than mine. I should probably strap mine down sometime
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,682
Posted By linuxman51
lemme go rustle isaac's tree and get him to post...

lemme go rustle isaac's tree and get him to post his
Forum: projects & restorations 06-08-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 1,253
Views: 196,497
Posted By linuxman51
yeah it's never final. I had the t5 in and out of...

yeah it's never final. I had the t5 in and out of the blue 242 what feels like 100 times for various reasons.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-08-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 710
Posted By linuxman51
ah yes, I should've mentioned the firmware bit....

ah yes, I should've mentioned the firmware bit. The older stuff is truely a step back from the more recent developments
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
This is true, everyone's opinions are equal....

This is true, everyone's opinions are equal. Which means yours is equally as worthless as mine :-P
All the high compression stock engine GM guys would beg to differ on the CR discussion, as do many...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-08-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,145
Posted By linuxman51
the 1041 (locker, that's really the big...

the 1041 (locker, that's really the big difference) chunk tends to wear out the little gears on anything really fun. The trutrac shouldn't wear out like that, AND it's not a locker so it's probably a...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,567
Posted By linuxman51
the gold box has had it's own share of issues as...

the gold box has had it's own share of issues as well, so it's probably a wash from that perspective. I like that the gold box puts the connectors on the side and not on the face.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
if the rods are crank steered, you don't need...

if the rods are crank steered, you don't need them (but they wouldn't hurt either).
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
based on some old spreadsheets I've got from the...

based on some old spreadsheets I've got from the good oriental folks, 24.8 to 25.2 is what you'd be looking for for crank steerage.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
It was not a response directed solely at you. ...

It was not a response directed solely at you.

lemme go look, 24.8mm is something of a grey area in the memory bank. the length is correct. I'll go check in the archives and get back.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
there's definitely a difference, it's not bench...

there's definitely a difference, it's not bench racing.

but you guys can go ahead and ignore 17 years of experience dealing with all types of volvo engines and do your own thing. I don't have to...
Forum: events 06-06-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,376
Posted By linuxman51
there's gas stations nearby. what, 10-12 miles or...

there's gas stations nearby. what, 10-12 miles or so, give or take Jarred?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
If by "a lot of boost" you mean, constantly over...

If by "a lot of boost" you mean, constantly over 30psi, sure maybe.

Nice pistons, I'd run a thinner hg and maybe skim off the head a little bit. Verify rod straightness of the rods. I'd...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,567
Posted By linuxman51
By far the biggest problem with most MS installs,...

By far the biggest problem with most MS installs, and verily most aftermarket management installs period, is suspect wiring. Not necessarily ugly wiring, but poor ground quality, poor noise...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,567
Posted By linuxman51
it doesn't actually suck as bad as it used to,...

it doesn't actually suck as bad as it used to, but there are still some occasionally glaring gaps. You could just hop down the interstate a little and talk to a guy that's been running ms stuff on...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-05-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,116
Posted By linuxman51
timing was a little high compared to what I...

timing was a little high compared to what I normally see, but perhaps not out of question. are the rods bent? 7.8 :1 is borderline anemic.
Forum: events 06-05-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,376
Posted By linuxman51
not many drones in late september. I might could...

not many drones in late september. I might could rustle up a couple, but they're not hard partiers.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-01-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 577
Posted By linuxman51
yes. it's not that hard to do.

yes. it's not that hard to do.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By linuxman51
the truck manifolds likely won't fit anything lol...

the truck manifolds likely won't fit anything lol they stick waayy out

you could cut the flanges tho and weld on something, they do weld very well...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,083
Posted By linuxman51
I forget the core size in the blue car, but it...

I forget the core size in the blue car, but it works like a champion with all the stuff in stock positions (except the intercooler, it's out in front of everything behind the center support post)...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 560
Posted By linuxman51
corvette manifolds for those staying NA. I used...

corvette manifolds for those staying NA. I used truck manifolds flipped for all the boosts
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