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Forum: projects & restorations Today, 12:03 PM
Replies: 151
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Posted By soclosenotnear
Its been doing it more?

Its been doing it more?
Forum: showroom 07-14-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 1,550
Views: 857,925
Posted By soclosenotnear
I like a quad square 740. Are the '89 non turbo 7...

I like a quad square 740. Are the '89 non turbo 7 series running lh2.4? That might be a 740 worth a +t for the lh2.4/quad square goodness.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2018, 07:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 493
Posted By soclosenotnear
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?p=529...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?p=5296624#post5296624

Not what you're looking for, but I have one of these. There's been other 3d printed stuff made and used
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2018, 07:51 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,503
Posted By soclosenotnear
After reading your article, I can't believe how...

After reading your article, I can't believe how quickly your project came to fruition. That's a lot of work in a short period of time.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-08-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,887
Posted By soclosenotnear
I'd never checked out your build thread on...

I'd never checked out your build thread on anything other than my telephone. Now that I'm seeing full size and resolution pictures on a desktop computer, I realize your car is a thing of beauty! ...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-08-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,563
Posted By soclosenotnear
Nice job getting the car back into shape and...

Nice job getting the car back into shape and props to you for not giving up on it. I imagine that was discouraging to say the least. Bumpers came out nice!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-06-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,327
Posted By soclosenotnear
I'm sure it's easy but you'll have to show me how...

I'm sure it's easy but you'll have to show me how to pull the gauge cluster one day. And LED dash lights will be one of the best mods you do. I love mine. It really modernizes the interior.
Forum: showroom 07-06-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 592
Posted By soclosenotnear
I was going to mention that, but then thought,...

I was going to mention that, but then thought, "what's the point?".
Forum: projects & restorations 07-04-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 40,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
I've been driving my car a lot, I'm happy to...

I've been driving my car a lot, I'm happy to report. I was able to open up the cutout in my air filter enclosure to accept my 3" 012 amm. Everything now fits together nicely.

I'm waiting on my...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-30-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2,046
Views: 187,218
Posted By soclosenotnear
Awesome looking show. I wish we had something...

Awesome looking show. I wish we had something like that on my side of the world. Are those 340(?) side markers?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,016
Posted By soclosenotnear
For the charcoal canister?

For the charcoal canister?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-24-2018, 07:26 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 104,336
Posted By soclosenotnear
A good time to pull out those frame rail weights...

A good time to pull out those frame rail weights if you're so inclined..
Forum: projects & restorations 06-24-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,327
Posted By soclosenotnear
Lol. I think everyone has messed up timing...

Lol.

I think everyone has messed up timing the belt at one point or another. Have you wound it up yet? Curious what you think about low end loss and if you want to bother with an adjustable gear.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-23-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,973
Posted By soclosenotnear
Nice work. Should be a different animal with your...

Nice work. Should be a different animal with your new turbo.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-19-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,585
Posted By soclosenotnear
Whoa, the engine and the interior ended up very...

Whoa, the engine and the interior ended up very clean. Nice car, once again.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,500
Posted By soclosenotnear
Got a wideband? 15-20 psi with injectors too match

Got a wideband? 15-20 psi with injectors too match
Forum: performance & modifications 06-09-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,735
Posted By soclosenotnear
I wouldn't mind seeing a project thread on your...

I wouldn't mind seeing a project thread on your 240.

My vote is the 19t with either straight or angled housing for your goals. I say straight housing because it'll be easier to make your downpipe...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-09-2018, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 670
Posted By soclosenotnear
You're overthinking most of this stuff, I think....

You're overthinking most of this stuff, I think. Once you get under the hood and actually do it, you'll be surprised how simple it was. I realize it can be daunting if you've never done it before,...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 764
Posted By soclosenotnear
Weird. Why did Volvo offer 20mm spacers? Were...

Weird. Why did Volvo offer 20mm spacers? Were they an adapter style spacer?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-04-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 17,358
Posted By soclosenotnear
Continued awesome work. You don't disappoint.

Continued awesome work. You don't disappoint.
Forum: showroom 06-03-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 862
Posted By soclosenotnear
I didn't realize this is what you were telling me...

I didn't realize this is what you were telling me the other day. Less miles than most 3-4 year old cars. Awesome you got to check it out.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-03-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,327
Posted By soclosenotnear
Oh cool, you did end up grabbing that strut...

Oh cool, you did end up grabbing that strut brace? They really help the car feel flatter and squarer around corners, especially with bumps, etc. in the road. And they're getting rare and hard to come...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-02-2018, 08:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,064
Posted By soclosenotnear
I tried to find a 940 radiator on Alibaba similar...

I tried to find a 940 radiator on Alibaba similar to the do88 and couldn't find it. Are they the same deal?
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,585
Posted By soclosenotnear
Love the '84/'85 "jurbo" 760's. Great looking...

Love the '84/'85 "jurbo" 760's. Great looking car.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,064
Posted By soclosenotnear
Great deal. I'd never waste the time and effort...

Great deal. I'd never waste the time and effort to fit an eBay special or npr with such a cheap solution.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,064
Posted By soclosenotnear
Do88 is great stuff. All of their stuff is. ...

Do88 is great stuff. All of their stuff is. That being said, if the KLracing unit is equal to/better than the do88 intercooler, than I'd agree with you about being overpriced. I would have gone...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,091
Posted By soclosenotnear
Haha, was going to suggest the same thing. This...

Haha, was going to suggest the same thing. This was all we could get to work.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,108
Posted By soclosenotnear
Seen to be fine for me

Seen to be fine for me
Forum: performance & modifications 05-27-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 896
Posted By soclosenotnear
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=157...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=157066

http://www.forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=125277

http://turbobricks.com/forums/showthread.php?t=292472
Forum: projects & restorations 05-24-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,421
Posted By soclosenotnear
I've not had a dome light in my 940 since it...

I've not had a dome light in my 940 since it crumbled a couple years back. So I feel your pain. Seems like all of them at the yard are just as brittle.
Forum: website & board 05-22-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,230
Posted By soclosenotnear
put a lowercase "L" in front of the .jpg and it...

put a lowercase "L" in front of the .jpg and it will be a reasonable size.

edit... I see this was mentioned above; I replied to the last page. ha.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-22-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 349
Views: 84,826
Posted By soclosenotnear
I'm still in disbelief. The worst part is that...

I'm still in disbelief. The worst part is that you knew it was going to happen (although it shouldn't have) and then it did.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 769
Posted By soclosenotnear
There are three sizes of NPR that can be made to...

There are three sizes of NPR that can be made to fit. The largest is the closest to fitting perfectly. Search the site, you'll find plenty of threads on install details. For a bit more dollars, the...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2018, 07:46 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 40,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
Did you use the angle reducer just to fit your...

Did you use the angle reducer just to fit your filter? Or, did you use it to create some sort of swirl before the air passes through the amm? I've read something along those lines is why the factory...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2018, 10:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,666
Posted By soclosenotnear
When I created this thread years ago, it's highly...

When I created this thread years ago, it's highly unlikely that I could have ever accomplished something like this. They were just pipe dreams at the time. Now, I am much more competent and imagine I...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,336
Posted By soclosenotnear
Really enjoying both of your new project threads...

Really enjoying both of your new project threads so far. Looks like quality work on both accounts. I agree to keep it out of the winter weather if possible. Looks like a nice example.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,666
Posted By soclosenotnear
No, naturally this never came to fruition. Got...

No, naturally this never came to fruition. Got lots of parts to do it still sitting in the garage and the same aspirations, but never acquired a car to put it in. Life has come a long way in the last...
Forum: showroom 05-17-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 3,652
Views: 613,064
Posted By soclosenotnear
It's that a body colored snow cap up there?

It's that a body colored snow cap up there?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 40,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
I'm talking about the bsr heat shield. I just...

I'm talking about the bsr heat shield. I just need to open up the hole for the amm to 3" and maybe relocate it slightly.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 40,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
Lots has happened in the last month or more with...

Lots has happened in the last month or more with the car. I won't cover it all as I'm still working on certain things. But my odyssey pc680 battery now resides in the trunk. Because I had to pull a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 887
Posted By soclosenotnear
This is a rwd forum. Your answers will all be...

This is a rwd forum. Your answers will all be like this.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 14,957
Posted By soclosenotnear
Agreed. I've been clicking every day with...

Agreed. I've been clicking every day with interest. Cool car Uncleknucklez.
Forum: showroom 05-07-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,267
Posted By soclosenotnear
Very cool. Thanks for posting.

Very cool. Thanks for posting.
Forum: events 05-06-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 22,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
Thanks. Nice virtual tour.

Thanks. Nice virtual tour.
Forum: events 05-05-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 22,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
That's what I get for not having Facebook, I...

That's what I get for not having Facebook, I imagine. I feel like I miss out on things a lot.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,814
Posted By soclosenotnear
You can bolt on a 16t and run 10psi with no other...

You can bolt on a 16t and run 10psi with no other mods. Maybe more, but as mentioned above, get a wideband if you want more boost.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-05-2018, 11:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,766
Posted By soclosenotnear
Exhaust looks good. Love the curvy tail pipe.

Exhaust looks good. Love the curvy tail pipe.
Forum: events 05-05-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 22,823
Posted By soclosenotnear
Are there no major photo albums that you guys...

Are there no major photo albums that you guys took that we can all drool over?? I saw the small set of pictures up above, but i remember everyone posting tons of pictures in years past.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-02-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 582
Posted By soclosenotnear
Black is a great color for these cars and the...

Black is a great color for these cars and the wheels look great on it. Nice.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-29-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,820
Posted By soclosenotnear
I enjoy my tme system. It's quiet and nice enough...

I enjoy my tme system. It's quiet and nice enough quality. Pick that one up if you can.
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