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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 10:11 AM
Replies: 9
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Posted By PeaceEngineered
It should fit like a small block Chubby only...

It should fit like a small block Chubby only shorter. Sounds like a decent swap weight wise too.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Where are these thousands of 16" wheels with the...

Where are these thousands of 16" wheels with the correct bore diameter and offset? And I don't consider my self a tweaker. Do you consider yourself negative?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Your not? There is a demand- even if small. It...

Your not?
There is a demand- even if small. It must be nice that you can walk out your door and pick up a 15" steel wheel. Not everyone can, and you are missing half of the OPs request of 16"...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-08-2017, 02:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I typically try not to call anyone ridiculous. I...

I typically try not to call anyone ridiculous. I don't have 700 series wheels laying around me here in the rust belt. In addition, there is NO 16" proper fit wheel.
As many times as " hey I am...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2017, 08:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 597
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Somebody needs to set up shop and make these...

Somebody needs to set up shop and make these wheels. Although this is TBs, I do believe they would sell. Good 14" tires are getting more rare. Yes, one can order them, buy doesn't help on a road...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2017, 03:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,397
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I would be in. Now it is a few instead of a...

I would be in. Now it is a few instead of a couple. Haha
Forum: showroom 12-05-2017, 02:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 804
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Looking good, Dave. What epoxy/glue/adhesive are...

Looking good, Dave. What epoxy/glue/adhesive are you using?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2017, 12:41 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,397
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Acceptance of the potential vibration (V in NVH)...

Acceptance of the potential vibration (V in NVH) from poly motor mounts is one thing. The other N and H- noise and vibration are pretty annoying in the rear in my opinion. Harshness for sure as Ben...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2017, 11:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,397
Posted By PeaceEngineered
^^ Quicker than me. Haha The upper hybrids are...

^^ Quicker than me. Haha
The upper hybrids are adjustable too, buy they only use the spherical bushing at the axle with a compliant bushing at the body to reduce the NVH. I have IPD upper arms, and...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-29-2017, 11:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,397
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I would say that is not good. The bushing should...

I would say that is not good. The bushing should fail before a major suspension component gets broken. I really don't have a good answer on where to add additional bracing either. I would say though...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-27-2017, 07:56 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,741
Posted By PeaceEngineered
S**** and Giggles.

S**** and Giggles.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-26-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,397
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Unless reinforced at the body, I thought poly was...

Unless reinforced at the body, I thought poly was a no no on the front bushing of the lower control arm- even more so with Ben's mounts. With all that good articulation at the axle, the next bind...
Forum: events 11-12-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 693
Posted By PeaceEngineered
There have been some drop bars out there. 25mm,...

There have been some drop bars out there. 25mm, 28mm, and whatever the factory was in a V6 Bertone- 19mm(?). Dig through the for sale ads a month or so back for at least a factory bar. Never saw any...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-09-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 996
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I used two different styles. The speedway center...

I used two different styles. The speedway center dumps on the passenger side to avoid the passenger side issues MH alluded to, and a 94-95 mustang on the driver's side. It cleared the steering shaft...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2017, 12:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,661
Posted By PeaceEngineered
https://m.tirerack.com/tires/Spec.jsp?tireMake=Han...

https://m.tirerack.com/tires/Spec.jsp?tireMake=Hankook&tireModel=Ventus+H101&partnum=65SRH101
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2017, 05:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,661
Posted By PeaceEngineered
One should expect all sorts of opinions when...

One should expect all sorts of opinions when asking for help. Some good, some not, but it is your vehicle. Do as you like. Quit worrying what others think. Or if you are worried, then his advise is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-23-2017, 11:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 675
Posted By PeaceEngineered
This would only show if it where too loose. If it...

This would only show if it where too loose. If it where over torqued, the sticks would only not tighten them more. That said, I do agree that one learns the "feel" for correct torque, but there is no...
Forum: showroom 10-23-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 521
Posted By PeaceEngineered
The pics make them look even larger? Haha I...

The pics make them look even larger? Haha
I really like how easy the 245 is to park. Our S80 could take some lessons in turn radius, not to mention just how portly all cars have gotten. Even a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-22-2017, 09:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 675
Posted By PeaceEngineered
You are correct in wanting to use the torque...

You are correct in wanting to use the torque wrench it is the best and typically most correct. However, what Jack and Redwood are alluding to, is that you could easily be out with a flat. At least...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-21-2017, 05:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 20,015
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Here is the information. ...

Here is the information.
http://www.turbobricks.com/donate.php
Have a good one.
Peace
Forum: performance & modifications 10-21-2017, 02:54 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 20,015
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I am indeed. Need to get the Frankenbeasts...

I am indeed. Need to get the Frankenbeasts together one day.
As for donations. Dana has been running some cool fund raisers to keep the site without ads. Part of the donation gives photo hosting....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-16-2017, 10:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 450
Posted By PeaceEngineered
You need to find out what the fine/cost is for...

You need to find out what the fine/cost is for knowingly installing an incorrect pollution control device on your vehicle. I would bet it is more expensive than correct converter. Nothing stopping...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2017, 09:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,661
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Man this question has been asked a lot try this...

Man this question has been asked a lot try this link. It is a better search function than the board......
Forum: performance & modifications 10-05-2017, 08:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,371
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I think the OP is looking for this... ...

I think the OP is looking for this...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=331355

Lot of work to look cool without the goods to back it up.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 448
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I don't see how it would actually help the clutch...

I don't see how it would actually help the clutch engage or disengage regardless of mounts or other conditions. I would say it would be for NVH purposes to keep the clutch fork from vibrating and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2017, 03:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 448
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Ditto that. Not running it just for simplicity's...

Ditto that. Not running it just for simplicity's sake.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-04-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I think the difference is external fan (2G) and...

I think the difference is external fan (2G) and internal fan(s) on the 3G as for a tell between the two physically. I do believe both are internally regulated- 3G for sure as it is wired in my car. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-04-2017, 01:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Do you have the old harness leftover? It may have...

Do you have the old harness leftover? It may have the alternator harness/wires incorporated depending on the year (my 95 was partially in with the injector harness. Having that will help. If not...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2017, 01:16 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 406
Posted By PeaceEngineered
No. Get the alignment rechecked first with a...

No. Get the alignment rechecked first with a print out so you have documentation and numbers, then you can make a decision about your course of action.
However...
By bent bracket, I reference the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 718
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Indeed. Sure, but to what accuracy and...

Indeed.

Sure, but to what accuracy and relative to what? This only provides that the tires are parallel but may or may not be aligned to at least the centerline of the car- thrust angle from the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 406
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Ben is a stand up guy and will do what it takes....

Ben is a stand up guy and will do what it takes. Be patient.
That said, maybe something is bent? Like the bar to frame support?
And yeah find another alignment shop on two accounts.
1)You are...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 20,015
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Or make a small donation to the forum, resize the...

Or make a small donation to the forum, resize the pics to a reasonable size, and they will forever become a part of the community (does not work in Off Topic though).
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2017, 09:49 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 8,741
Posted By PeaceEngineered
No where in your goals do you state to want to be...

No where in your goals do you state to want to be loud and obnoxious. Please put an exhaust on it. You are not going to hurt power much, and it will keep your neighbors happy (as well as a positive...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-25-2017, 01:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,517
Posted By PeaceEngineered
If you give this project the love as you did your...

If you give this project the love as you did your DeLorean (read through a lot of that build- awesome!) this will no doubt be an great project/rebuild. I agree that it is sad that it got crunched,...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-22-2017, 01:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I have no neutral safety switch, but would think...

I have no neutral safety switch, but would think if there is an input on the harness your assumption is correct. Also, there is a fuel inertia cut off switch that should be utilized, and I assume it...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-22-2017, 03:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 501
Posted By PeaceEngineered
I don't remember right off, does the Painless...

I don't remember right off, does the Painless come with its own fuse and relay center? My Motorsport harness did. I ask as it will make a difference in how you integrate. Also, check out TestPoint's...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2017, 10:56 PM
Replies: 1,077
Views: 149,430
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Probably even cheaper now?! Hate to hear lots of...

Probably even cheaper now?! Hate to hear lots of hard work, time, and money be lost- particularly to a chebbie engine, but they are cheap power. After making exhaust on a NA V8 swap, I could see how...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-12-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,639
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Assume it is the car in OP's signature, but my 89...

Assume it is the car in OP's signature, but my 89 does not have a nut at the fork end. I have stainless hose clamps around my adjuster- a suggestion from an old post by MTowery. Helps to keep it from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-11-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 507
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Getting it off will be the easy part. Getting the...

Getting it off will be the easy part. Getting the new one on AND having it work well may be a little different. Not knowing exactly what transmission this is, my experience with T5s is that collar...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-11-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 51,167
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Nice ride! Will be interested to hear your...

Nice ride! Will be interested to hear your feedback on the gauges. Wanting to do the same on my 245- GPS speedo particularly.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-05-2017, 07:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,575
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Indeed! I mean, it could/should in the gears they...

Indeed! I mean, it could/should in the gears they are discussing. Fluid Dynamics probably takes over a wee bit too once the brick gets up to speed.
Math. Overrated...
Forum: website & board 09-03-2017, 12:14 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 10,318
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Thanks Dana. Yeah. Should have been my email...

Thanks Dana. Yeah. Should have been my email address. Haha. rgpeace@gmail.com
Was the orange user name a one off thing?
Forum: website & board 09-01-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 10,318
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Haha. Figured that step would be required- was...

Haha. Figured that step would be required- was more worried about the time frame. Donation complete, sir.
Forum: website & board 09-01-2017, 02:43 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 10,318
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Is it too late? I want ORANGE and access too....

Is it too late? I want ORANGE and access too. Going to be some good *^%# in there!
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 996
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Speedway shorty on the passenger side and 94-95...

Speedway shorty on the passenger side and 94-95 Mustang GT on driver side. Both modified at the collectors so they would match in outlet size and for clearance on driver side. Exhaust was the single...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2017, 04:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 758
Posted By PeaceEngineered
It really depends on a couple of things- weight...

It really depends on a couple of things- weight being carried vs rating being one of them (think Explorer and Firestone). If you really want to see what the air pressure to wear will be without...
Forum: website & board 08-16-2017, 02:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 302
Posted By PeaceEngineered
Just got my 5.0 swap up and running... ...

Just got my 5.0 swap up and running...
Typically, swaps would use the 89-93 MY as those cars are mass air. The 86-88 MY could work as well, but they are speed density and don't respond well to...
Forum: showroom 08-08-2017, 02:28 AM
Replies: 3,772
Views: 2,143,987
Posted By PeaceEngineered
^^ this. Just to have sit at zero forever? Why?...

^^ this. Just to have sit at zero forever? Why? Donate it to someone who will up it to use? Just sayin.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2017, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By PeaceEngineered
We need numbers- offset particularly. Sounds like...

We need numbers- offset particularly. Sounds like Okoye has chimed in. That is always a good sign!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-14-2017, 01:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,886
Posted By PeaceEngineered
This set up is not coilovers. Adjustable yes, and...

This set up is not coilovers. Adjustable yes, and it looks nice.
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