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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-09-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 402
Posted By lummert
Leaky fuel injector can dilute the engine oil...

Leaky fuel injector can dilute the engine oil with gasoline. Check spark plugs for sign of fuel additive deposits. One plug with more fuel additive deposits that the others is a good indicator of a...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2020, 11:22 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,310
Posted By lummert
Beck Arnley 158-1034 ...

Beck Arnley 158-1034

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/bck-158-0134

Bosch 0 280 130 055

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/bch-0280130055

The Beck Arnley 158-1034 is the sensor that I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-06-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,396
Posted By lummert
Install mechanical temp gauge. Same type standard...

Install mechanical temp gauge. Same type standard fitting is used.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,310
Posted By lummert
Today's fuel mileage was 23.7 mpg.

Today's fuel mileage was 23.7 mpg.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,310
Posted By lummert
Still suspected the BMW coolant temp sensor being...

Still suspected the BMW coolant temp sensor being defective. I located a sensor with green connector from a Geo Tracker. The specs are similar to the specs of the BMW sensor. The Suzuki OE sensor has...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,140
Posted By lummert
I've read about using Maalox to prevent galling...

I've read about using Maalox to prevent galling of stainless bolt threads.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2020, 04:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 811
Posted By lummert
As mentioned, Add STP to thicken oil.

As mentioned, Add STP to thicken oil.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-24-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,863
Posted By lummert
I've seen the spring setup used in a VW Jetta...

I've seen the spring setup used in a VW Jetta transaxle
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,581
Posted By lummert
You may need to use a vented fuel cap.

You may need to use a vented fuel cap.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2020, 07:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,250
Posted By lummert
So is Ford Ranger.

So is Ford Ranger.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-30-2020, 08:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,250
Posted By lummert
Crown Vic wheels fit Ranger.

Crown Vic wheels fit Ranger.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By lummert
The 1998 S90 seats in my 1988 765 sit really low...

The 1998 S90 seats in my 1988 765 sit really low (low enough that I feel that I'm climbing out of car), but can be raised to good height for me (I'm 5' 10-1/2").
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-29-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,075
Posted By lummert
The dipstick on my 88 765 w/AW71 has 2 sides. A...

The dipstick on my 88 765 w/AW71 has 2 sides. A cold level side, and a hot level side.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-25-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,243
Posted By lummert
I'm running Bosch Gen III white composite body...

I'm running Bosch Gen III white composite body injectors (0 280 155 811) on 1988 760 with B230FT on LH 2.2. I'm running a BMW 2.5 Bar fuel pressure regulator. At 3 Bar there was too much fuel flow.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,362
Posted By lummert
I'm guessing it's the VW Diesel bellhousing.

I'm guessing it's the VW Diesel bellhousing.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-22-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 690
Posted By lummert
The only real difference that I could see when...

The only real difference that I could see when swapping back to the old pads, that were still good, was the type of shim. But the Chinese pads contained what looked like copper wire. After the rotor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-21-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 690
Posted By lummert
960 Front Brake Pads

Is there any difference in the front brake pads for the 92-93 960 and the 94-97 980? They show up as 2 different part numbers I recently replaced the front Jumbo brake pads on my 88 765 with Jumbo...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,466
Posted By lummert
Michelin owns BF Goodrich if that suggests...

Michelin owns BF Goodrich if that suggests anything.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-15-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,466
Posted By lummert
1985-89 195/60R-15 was before tire standards were...

1985-89 195/60R-15 was before tire standards were put in place in 1990. Today's 195/60-R15 is too small for the car. Better to choose 205/60R15 or 195/65R15. Also pay attention to the load and speed...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 946
Posted By lummert
The bumper shock has a fastener toward the rear...

The bumper shock has a fastener toward the rear of the shock on each side if you're planning to remove bumper shocks. Don't forget to remove this. The location for this is under the air box and near...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-11-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,000
Posted By lummert
Original on my 88 765 was 38 mm. I installed 40...

Original on my 88 765 was 38 mm. I installed 40 mm rear calipers from a 940.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,792
Posted By lummert
The Mustang injector will be 4-hole. Find flow...

The Mustang injector will be 4-hole. Find flow that matches your originals. Such as 19 lbs/hr, 21 lbs/hr. Ford Red-tops are 30 lbs/hr. These ratings may be at 39.15 psi. not at 43.5 psi. This link...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-08-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,015
Posted By lummert
You getting vacuum from that line?

You getting vacuum from that line?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-07-2020, 09:11 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,015
Posted By lummert
Fuel in the vacuum hose to the fuel pressure...

Fuel in the vacuum hose to the fuel pressure regulator?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-07-2020, 09:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 853
Posted By lummert
LH 2.2 Turbo uses resistor pack.

LH 2.2 Turbo uses resistor pack.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 843
Posted By lummert
Time for a high pressure, high volume in-tank...

Time for a high pressure, high volume in-tank only upgrade?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-23-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 581
Posted By lummert
The diameter of that rear pipe is lucky if it's...

The diameter of that rear pipe is lucky if it's 50 mm )1-15/16 inch?). Upgrade to turbo exhaust parts from the converter back. Turbo exhaust is 60 mm (2.38 inch O.D./ 2.25 inch I.D.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-23-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,796
Posted By lummert
Big allen head bolts down through the dash pad...

Big allen head bolts down through the dash pad was my upgrade.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,829
Posted By lummert
Running rich when running Bosch Gen III injectors...

Running rich when running Bosch Gen III injectors on LH 2.2? I fixed this on my 88 765 with B230FT by installing a BMW 2.5 Bar FPR.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,669
Posted By lummert
My local NAPA carries red multi-use hose in...

My local NAPA carries red multi-use hose in several sizes. This hose has Viton inner and outer tube with re-enforcing braid. Standard fuel hose won't stand up to the ethanol in the fuel.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,893
Posted By lummert
Heat, then wax.

Heat, then wax.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-22-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,949
Posted By lummert
-8 AN = 8/16 (1/2 inch) But you are correct on...

-8 AN = 8/16 (1/2 inch) But you are correct on the hose ID. 11.17 mm. 7/16 = 11.11 mm
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,669
Posted By lummert
Is this choke supposed to lower voltage? I've...

Is this choke supposed to lower voltage? I've this same type of choke in the wiring to the heater blower motor on my 99 765.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2020, 09:19 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,669
Posted By lummert
I've soaked brake rotors in a round drain pan...

I've soaked brake rotors in a round drain pan containing Coke. Dissolved the surface rust, turned the rotor surface black.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-20-2020, 09:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By lummert
My first thought was not enough fuel pressure....

My first thought was not enough fuel pressure. But you've also thought of that. Try some 4 hole injectors.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-19-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,310
Posted By lummert
Update: After fixing the Fuel hose leak I swapped...

Update: After fixing the Fuel hose leak I swapped back to the BMW coolant temp sensor with white connector. Idle is better, still have some more tweaking to do. Average mpg with the sensor with blue...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 787
Posted By lummert
Did you check your fuse panel for unused...

Did you check your fuse panel for unused locations? You may be able to relocate the wires to number 1 fuse to another location.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,491
Posted By lummert
There's a shorter Motorcraft filter (not sure of...

There's a shorter Motorcraft filter (not sure of the stock number), but maybe it's still longer than OE. There's also a shorter filter that fits 302 Ford, Older Chrysler V8s and AMC. Thinking it's...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-08-2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,669
Posted By lummert
Submerse the pump in liquid of some sort in a...

Submerse the pump in liquid of some sort in a container, attach fuel hose routed back into same container. Connect 12 volts and a ground wire. Pump should pump liquid back into container provided the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,053
Posted By lummert
I had the antenna mast on my 88 765 damaged in a...

I had the antenna mast on my 88 765 damaged in a parking garage. The antenna switch is there to lower the antenna for parking garages and car washes.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2020, 04:11 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,142
Posted By lummert
Bosal should have direct fit.

Bosal should have direct fit.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-31-2020, 04:08 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 9,669
Posted By lummert
The tank in my 88 765 is plastic. Sending unit...

The tank in my 88 765 is plastic. Sending unit from 92 960 that I have stashed away in storage is plastic.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-31-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,450
Posted By lummert
I was wondering if two stock pipes would fit over...

I was wondering if two stock pipes would fit over the axle.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-26-2020, 06:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,949
Posted By lummert
Looks as though the OE size comes closest to...

Looks as though the OE size comes closest to 15/32 inch. I've seen this size as OE on Fords. Good luck finding it locally.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-25-2020, 05:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,949
Posted By lummert
I recently had that same hose fail again on my 88...

I recently had that same hose fail again on my 88 765. I went to NAPA to get a 12 inch length of 1/2 inch fuel hose. When I removed the leaking hose I found that it had same markings as my new hose....
Forum: performance & modifications 03-24-2020, 10:57 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,310
Posted By lummert
After replacing the hose from the metal fuel line...

After replacing the hose from the metal fuel line to the inlet to the main pump I'm going to have to mess with the baseline setting again. The overly rich smell from the exhaust coming in my car when...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2020, 09:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,308
Posted By lummert
Flush with kerosene.

Flush with kerosene.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,404
Posted By lummert
Bosch 4-hole injector upgrade.

Bosch 4-hole injector upgrade.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 32,310
Posted By lummert
Update: as soon as weather permitted I switched...

Update: as soon as weather permitted I switched back to the ECT with the blue connector. The engine was taking too much cranking to start when cold.

Update: I had been smelling fuel whenever I got...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,274
Posted By lummert
The original front springs on my 88 765 are the...

The original front springs on my 88 765 are the same as used on 92-94 960. I had them out when I installed strut housings from a 92 960. They would be specified as heavy duty.
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