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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:41 PM
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Posted By Harlard
In-tank sucked in air. Needs a surge tank or to...

In-tank sucked in air. Needs a surge tank or to not get beat on under 1/4 tank. I turned on the fuel pressure failsafe feature on the ECU to avoid this happening in the future.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 08:48 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,912
Posted By Harlard
I decided to go with Ester over PAG 46 because...

I decided to go with Ester over PAG 46 because the person that sold me the evaporator could not confirm whether it was a 91 or 92/93 one. Either way I flushed it with acetone and let it dry. Just...
Forum: aftermarket engine management Yesterday, 02:21 PM
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Views: 74
Posted By Harlard
MS3X internal knock detection - settings?

Hi all,

This is in regard to https://www.diyautotune.com/product/ms3-knock-module-kit/

Wondering whether anybody has gotten a starting point for B23/B230s using these modules and whether they'd...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Yesterday, 02:11 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,912
Posted By Harlard
I have a 1000 CFM deal ready to drop in. ...

I have a 1000 CFM deal ready to drop in.

Finally got the pre-fill bugs sorted. System is vacuumed, oil is charged (7.5oz of ester), compressor clutch is verified working. We did run into a snag...
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 12:45 PM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Found out the uncomfortable way that I either...

Found out the uncomfortable way that I either need a surge tank or to never drive it hard below 1/4 tank:

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Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2019, 06:11 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,717
Posted By Harlard
Having owned a grandpa series I will say this:...

Having owned a grandpa series I will say this: new rubber bushings everywhere except for stay rods, which are best with poly; reinforce rear subframe. Bilstein HDs all around and leave stock springs....
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,717
Posted By Harlard
Just keep your power expectations fairly modest...

Just keep your power expectations fairly modest and you'll be golden, lol
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 8,717
Posted By Harlard
That 740 is sweet. I'd rock it for myself.

That 740 is sweet. I'd rock it for myself.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 30,228
Posted By Harlard
It's the perfect amount of contrast :oogle:

It's the perfect amount of contrast :oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2019, 05:32 PM
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Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
I don't :-( My photography skills are inexistent....

I don't :-( My photography skills are inexistent. Maybe some day I'll have decent pics taken of the whole thing.

Been messing with the tune for the last 75 miles. Changed the oil, found nothing...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 30,228
Posted By Harlard
You want the centers in copper with flake and a...

You want the centers in copper with flake and a medium gloss clear.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 193,190
Posted By Harlard
No worries. Ended up having to stay home anyway.

No worries. Ended up having to stay home anyway.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 58,918
Posted By Harlard
As for a brake light I also found this. Might use...

As for a brake light I also found this. Might use it for myself also: https://www.summitracing.com/parts/cdc-110620
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 58,918
Posted By Harlard
Because Volvo.

Because Volvo.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 483
Views: 127,075
Posted By Harlard
First gear shudder is entirely due to your...

First gear shudder is entirely due to your driveline angles being off, and is exacerbated by soft motor and carrier bearing mounts.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 44,919
Posted By Harlard
And all that through those skinny little rear...

And all that through those skinny little rear tires? :omg:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 193,190
Posted By Harlard
Yay! Hopefully I can wear mine this Saturday for...

Yay! Hopefully I can wear mine this Saturday for PDX Euromeet.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,822
Posted By Harlard
OP is tripping. That belt looks completely normal.

OP is tripping. That belt looks completely normal.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2019, 01:34 AM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Barely two pages in and already in awe

Barely two pages in and already in awe
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
You just reminded me that I didn't finish that...

You just reminded me that I didn't finish that sentence :) I have not seen that project. I have however seen the 1800e that is being turned into a Ferrari with a Jaaaaaaag V12!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2019, 04:45 PM
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Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Yeah I will, but can you?

Yeah I will, but can you?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2019, 03:35 PM
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Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
In time. You of all people know patience :) ...

In time. You of all people know patience :)



Thanks! It's a product of gleaning knowledge and copying the ideas that seemed to work. Having vendors that cover the gap between "Legos" and "I...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Can you do a torque mount with a rubber bushing...

Can you do a torque mount with a rubber bushing on one end?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Take it for a spin next week. Should have tags by...

Take it for a spin next week. Should have tags by that point.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2019, 04:47 PM
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Views: 313,190
Posted By Harlard
I need that.

I need that.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2019, 04:46 PM
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Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Went to DEQ this morning. Threw in the biggest 3"...

Went to DEQ this morning. Threw in the biggest 3" cat I could find, which turned out to be a Flowmaster 2900230. Failed the first pass with HC emissions at 308 PPM on the first 330 on the second...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2019, 04:40 PM
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Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Detail on AC condenser: Quick update on the...

Detail on AC condenser:

Quick update on the diagram: I will redraw what I ended up doing. I have zero formal training in designing electrical circuits so bear with me. Duane, I have some more...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-06-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,912
Posted By Harlard
Quick update on the diagram: I will redraw what I...

Quick update on the diagram: I will redraw what I ended up doing. I have zero formal training in designing electrical circuits so bear with me. Duane, I have some more detailed shots for you now. I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,239
Posted By Harlard
Whatever. Sand flat and paint over it. Who gives...

Whatever. Sand flat and paint over it. Who gives a flying f.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 185,859
Posted By Harlard
Huh, fair enough!

Huh, fair enough!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,239
Posted By Harlard
We all do basic mistakes. Just do the needful and...

We all do basic mistakes. Just do the needful and move on with that bit of wisdom stashed away.

Did that pulley end up working out?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-05-2019, 12:52 PM
Replies: 820
Views: 185,859
Posted By Harlard
You are going to swap in a .8 OD gear with a 4.3...

You are going to swap in a .8 OD gear with a 4.3 rear end? Why?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,239
Posted By Harlard
:rofl2:

:rofl2:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,979
Posted By Harlard
Me too

Me too
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,628
Views: 390,969
Posted By Harlard
So what rate did you ask for when you ordered...

So what rate did you ask for when you ordered those inserts? With rear tourings I'd keep the rear rate at around 175 as Robert suggested.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 2,628
Views: 390,969
Posted By Harlard
Pick your damper first, then springs...unless you...

Pick your damper first, then springs...unless you can have the dampers made to order :)
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2019, 12:28 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,979
Posted By Harlard
Yay Imgur!

Yay Imgur!
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2,628
Views: 390,969
Posted By Harlard
Take my car around the block to get an idea

Take my car around the block to get an idea
Forum: performance & modifications 09-01-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 89,596
Posted By Harlard
I noticed the intake didn't look standard. ...

I noticed the intake didn't look standard.

Based on your specs, the 220 mark sounds like 220 at the wheels, which even in a 3000 lb box can be a lot of fun. Good choice.

I like the addition of...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-31-2019, 10:58 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 89,596
Posted By Harlard
Yeah that's a million times better. So which...

Yeah that's a million times better. So which flavor of K series is it?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-29-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,514
Posted By Harlard
7.5:1 CR and mechanical fuel injection.

7.5:1 CR and mechanical fuel injection.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 225,693
Posted By Harlard
You could also save yourself the ballache and use...

You could also save yourself the ballache and use nord-locks if they fit. As for accessing them in the car, yes I agree, they are awful. I actually miss mitsubishi turbos for that reason :raincloud:...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 672
Views: 225,693
Posted By Harlard
Soooo, does that mean the car is not shaken down...

Soooo, does that mean the car is not shaken down yet?

Good catch on those items. Perhaps it would be beneficial to route the #4 plug behind the head. Looks bad but at least it would be less likely...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-28-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,514
Posted By Harlard
You will be giving up squish, which is actually...

You will be giving up squish, which is actually worse...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,151
Posted By Harlard
Your engine will be out of breath by 5000 no...

Your engine will be out of breath by 5000 no matter what turbo you put in it.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-27-2019, 01:47 AM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Dealt with two problems: first the driveshaft...

Dealt with two problems: first the driveshaft would rub a lot and second, the front left tire was sucking in the front of the fender and bending the **** out of while reversing.

First solution was...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 297,805
Posted By Harlard
Took the car out to work for a quick errand on...

Took the car out to work for a quick errand on Friday and very roughly penciled in the tune on the way. Been avoiding making the fender supports to keep the tires from eating fenders and the...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 522
Views: 190,465
Posted By Harlard
That's how I felt when I decided to do a new...

That's how I felt when I decided to do a new engine, new exhaust, new front suspension/steering, new brakes, new interior, new EMS, and new air conditioning all at once. :owned:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 719
Views: 166,137
Posted By Harlard
Something about getting the point-by from a 458...

Something about getting the point-by from a 458 is incredibly satisfying to see.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,741
Posted By Harlard
Depends on how soft and squishy your motor and...

Depends on how soft and squishy your motor and trans mounts are, plus how quiet you manage to make your trans in the first place. It's not very noticeable in my car for instance. If you are making...
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