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Forum: events Today, 09:48 AM
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Posted By linuxman51
brakes just slow you down, carry momentum on into...

brakes just slow you down, carry momentum on into town!
Forum: events Yesterday, 10:55 PM
Replies: 137
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Posted By linuxman51
there's a finished bathroom outside by the pool,...

there's a finished bathroom outside by the pool, shower and all. just bring towels and toiletrees (or be prepared to run to the cvs... two of which are within 5 miles lol)
Forum: events Yesterday, 04:40 PM
Replies: 137
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Posted By linuxman51
right now it's looking like almost no chance of...

right now it's looking like almost no chance of rain after about 4pm friday, and only ~30% by noon. virtually no chance saturday and sunday
Forum: events Yesterday, 04:16 PM
Replies: 137
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Posted By linuxman51
hm. I see one of these in your future ...

hm. I see one of these in your future
https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07D4GCR4J/ref=sspa_dk_detail_7?psc=1&pd_rd_i=B07D4GCR4J
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 04:14 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By linuxman51
I've only used elring on my cars, rarely if ever...

I've only used elring on my cars, rarely if ever had a problem with the gaskets, most of my issues were tune related. copper coated em and tossed em on.
Forum: events Yesterday, 03:59 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
you cut the roof off or something? lol

you cut the roof off or something? lol
Forum: events Yesterday, 03:16 PM
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Posted By linuxman51
yep. the more it moves up into thursday...

yep. the more it moves up into thursday afternoon/night the better. the projected rainfall totals are also plummeting, should bode well for for the yard.
Forum: events 04-19-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
there is usually no shortage of shens. weather...

there is usually no shortage of shens. weather outlook is starting to improve. I'd gladly trade rain on thursday for a clear weekend.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-19-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,227
Posted By linuxman51
either that or run down a custom trigger wheel...

either that or run down a custom trigger wheel for the diff. if you find one lemme know, I'd like to get a couple for my cars.
Forum: events 04-19-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 137
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Posted By linuxman51
that I'm sure can be accommodated lol

that I'm sure can be accommodated lol
Forum: events 04-19-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
damn rain. Yall wanna spitball ideas for friday...

damn rain. Yall wanna spitball ideas for friday night if the track is rained out? Good ol fashioned burgers and dogs on the grill kinda thing and shenanigans in the shop?
Forum: events 04-18-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
yeah rain chances are about 40% but we're...

yeah rain chances are about 40% but we're supposed to get a ton tonight. it could (should) be sufficiently dry by next weekend, but of course, murphy is a bitch. Hoping the track doesn't get rained...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-18-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,227
Posted By linuxman51
the 940 speedo is looking for a 48 pulse wheel....

the 940 speedo is looking for a 48 pulse wheel. some reason yu're not using the pickup in the diff? you could use an abs wheel speed sensor I suppose as well...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-16-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 950
Posted By linuxman51
iirc nathan had an 8.8 in his car, not irs. he...

iirc nathan had an 8.8 in his car, not irs. he did a number of things with the rear suspension though.

so it all depends on what you're doing relative to what you need. a reinforced subframe and...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-12-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 840
Posted By linuxman51
td04. yuck.

td04. yuck.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 481
Posted By linuxman51
yall drive too damn slow

yall drive too damn slow
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 406
Posted By linuxman51
craftsman/kobalt/...whatever it is home depot...

craftsman/kobalt/...whatever it is home depot sells. the hand tools are generally not all that expensive in my shop lol

but yea. I've done the shuffle a couple of times ;)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 406
Posted By linuxman51
eh I've always just used a box end to do that. a...

eh I've always just used a box end to do that. a deadblow would help but isn't required.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2019, 02:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 406
Posted By linuxman51
flat head screwdriver and wiggle it away from the...

flat head screwdriver and wiggle it away from the flex plate. or spin it independently of the engine. there's a mustache bar that bolts to the block, you remove that and you can get at the flexplate...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-11-2019, 02:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 406
Posted By linuxman51
flexplate for the rex car stays. get an aw71 or...

flexplate for the rex car stays. get an aw71 or 71L if you can find one, they're stronger than an aw70. Anything after 1990 will have the cutout for the flex plate sensor, older than that you'll have...
Forum: events 04-10-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
evo might be tough to dyno.. but word

evo might be tough to dyno.. but word
Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By linuxman51
and a map sensor if it's not built in to the ecu....

and a map sensor if it's not built in to the ecu. just now getting it wired up I take? first time with a standalone?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 735
Posted By linuxman51
you may want a real tps vs the switch that comes...

you may want a real tps vs the switch that comes OE, and you'll need an air temp sensor as well.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 1,340
Views: 256,699
Posted By linuxman51
I feel ya on the excuses. I have about 100 and I...

I feel ya on the excuses. I have about 100 and I still feel like I'm running WFO.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-04-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 997
Posted By linuxman51
yea don't reuse broke junk. if it spuna bearing...

yea don't reuse broke junk. if it spuna bearing and was hammering around in there, the big end probably isn't dimensionaly correct anymore and it'll just spin again in 100 miles or so.
Forum: events 04-03-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
yeah it's gonna be fun, I've been working on...

yeah it's gonna be fun, I've been working on getting the shop cleaned up in preparation/anticipation.
Forum: showroom 04-01-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,034
Posted By linuxman51
that or 2 inch would be great for just about...

that or 2 inch would be great for just about anything I imagine. I did 2.5 (keeping with the ID of the stock manifold like a twit) on mine and while I don't think it hurt much, it certainly made it...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-27-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,347
Posted By linuxman51
I mean it wouldn't hurt at that power level but...

I mean it wouldn't hurt at that power level but it's also not really required. since he's getting new pistons, might as well. ebay these days has em for what, $200 or so? I'd get em without rod bolts...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-26-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2,192
Views: 819,968
Posted By linuxman51
I just changed all 4 back in the day to eliminate...

I just changed all 4 back in the day to eliminate any possible issues going forward. I think when I map traced it, it was the third one, but that was a while ago.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-26-2019, 09:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,347
Posted By linuxman51
https://pbase.com/kdh51/image/155099172.jpg ...

https://pbase.com/kdh51/image/155099172.jpg

it did have rods in it for that, more as a function of abuse than too much power.. with the 16g that was on there I had it making something like...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-26-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,347
Posted By linuxman51
little of this, little of that.

little of this, little of that.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-25-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,347
Posted By linuxman51
not if you did a progressive shot, but it still...

not if you did a progressive shot, but it still probably wouldn't like it in the end. 75 would drop it a bit. course, if you got a decent head you wouldn't need the naws, just a little bigger turbo....
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-25-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 963
Posted By linuxman51
ask josh. he doesn't normally bite too hard, so...

ask josh. he doesn't normally bite too hard, so don't be skurrred
Forum: performance & modifications 03-21-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By linuxman51
yeah, need more lift and more duration, would be...

yeah, need more lift and more duration, would be a much more interesting engine
Forum: performance & modifications 03-21-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 609
Posted By linuxman51
207/208 adv duration eh? only 241/244 at the...

207/208 adv duration eh? only 241/244 at the crack.. and those are the "good" cams?
Forum: events 03-20-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
heck yea

heck yea
Forum: events 03-18-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 8,401
Posted By linuxman51
Aight, we are approaching a month out. Who wants...

Aight, we are approaching a month out. Who wants to hit the rollers? I'll likely be taking that friday off (because... why the hell not eh?) or at the very least cutting out at lunch time. When do...
Forum: article composition 03-18-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 445
Views: 285,501
Posted By linuxman51
not if you use 850 turbo injectors..

not if you use 850 turbo injectors..
Forum: performance & modifications 03-17-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 942
Posted By linuxman51
lt1 it is a little tough with a 4L80...

lt1



it is a little tough with a 4L80 as it has a .75 final, so a more "fun" final drive ratio to go with the first 2 gears (2.48 and 1.48) that doesn't end up spinning the engine high on the...
Forum: article composition 03-16-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 445
Views: 285,501
Posted By linuxman51
337cc at 3 bar is going to be a little bit...

337cc at 3 bar is going to be a little bit smaller at 2.5 bar.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-15-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 963
Posted By linuxman51
should be able to adjust the tdc angle in 20...

should be able to adjust the tdc angle in 20 degree increments til it lights off, and then set timing from there (or adjust til it sounds better and THEN set the tdc angle)

with wasted spark, you...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-15-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 673
Posted By linuxman51
960 brake booster is also the same as the 16v one.

960 brake booster is also the same as the 16v one.
Forum: showroom 03-14-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By linuxman51
yeah, it's set up for upshift downshift...

yeah, it's set up for upshift downshift buttons/paddles/whatever. I'm just not hooking all that up. the wires are in the harness already.

what mark is going to have to do is get the shifter to...
Forum: showroom 03-14-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By linuxman51
the ms shift setup has provisions to retain the...

the ms shift setup has provisions to retain the paddle shifters. I've put the circuits on mark's gpio, and included the wiring at the box, but I'm not going to wire that up, he can work that out...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-14-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 963
Posted By linuxman51
tooth logger is only one of the two signals....

tooth logger is only one of the two signals. composite log or sync log. also just a normal datalog will tell you if it's a triggering problem or if it's (maybe) something else.. sync loss count and...
Forum: showroom 03-14-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By linuxman51
A341e shenangians

Nick is still the OG on this, but I don't know that the documentation is improved all that much from when he did it (lol)
I may (or may not) do a writeup on the process later, right now I'm just......
Forum: projects & restorations 03-14-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 55,801
Posted By linuxman51
this has been the story of my life for the past...

this has been the story of my life for the past three years
Forum: performance & modifications 03-14-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 942
Posted By linuxman51
3:31 is what I put in the 940 (cause, drop in 960...

3:31 is what I put in the 940 (cause, drop in 960 axle). still kinda tall with the 225 55 16 (I think..) all seasons I've been running, but around town it's fine. It really wasn't that bad on the...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-13-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 963
Posted By linuxman51
output testing, check spark that way first. as...

output testing, check spark that way first. as for poor rpm signal, you use pullups? it needs pullups. what's a datalog say? it may not be syncing which would also cause funkyness
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,332
Posted By linuxman51
I fixed it by taking the t5 out and installing a...

I fixed it by taking the t5 out and installing a th400
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