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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:31 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 59,842
Posted By SquareD
I've gotten there. I've always dreaded this...

I've gotten there. I've always dreaded this moment, but I've just let it wash over me. I've completely lost motivation and have no time to even drive this car anymore. I think I put ~900 miles on it...
Forum: showroom 12-12-2017, 12:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 436
Posted By SquareD
https://memegenerator.net/img/instances/400x/62966...

https://memegenerator.net/img/instances/400x/62966274/partout-partout-partout.jpg
Forum: showroom 12-12-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 436
Posted By SquareD
Amazing. Talk about a rare example. Sounds like...

Amazing. Talk about a rare example. Sounds like you understand what you have and that it's in good hands.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-11-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 896
Posted By SquareD
Reminds me of when I re-installed a IC pipe and a...

Reminds me of when I re-installed a IC pipe and a piece of one of those little clips that hold the hose pipes in place broke off and got sucked into a combustion chamber. Same damage. I had the head...
Forum: showroom 12-06-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By SquareD
Notice the 7/9 inspired accordion bumpers...

Notice the 7/9 inspired accordion bumpers...
Forum: showroom 12-06-2017, 10:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 520
Posted By SquareD
I think the whole thing is kinda dope. I'd rock...

I think the whole thing is kinda dope. I'd rock it.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-29-2017, 12:34 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,014
Posted By SquareD
Nice work! In my experience, slow and steady...

Nice work! In my experience, slow and steady leads to a nice result.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 581
Posted By SquareD
Advance it until it blows up and then back it...

Advance it until it blows up and then back it down a degree or 5.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2017, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,077
Views: 149,430
Posted By SquareD
I always wanted a ride in this car with redblock...

I always wanted a ride in this car with redblock power. Not gonna fault you for going LS tho.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2017, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1,077
Views: 149,430
Posted By SquareD
:-(

:-(
Forum: showroom 11-28-2017, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,095
Posted By SquareD
All the Russians need is some cardboard and...

All the Russians need is some cardboard and expanding foam...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-28-2017, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 284
Posted By SquareD
I had the all navy interior in my old 85 740. I'd...

I had the all navy interior in my old 85 740. I'd say the early 740 interiors were only a little more fragile in spots than the later cars, but I found the biggest problem was a lot of the blue...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-22-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By SquareD
This is my experience. LH 2.2 is what it is and...

This is my experience. LH 2.2 is what it is and doesn't adapt to bigger injectors. I tried and tried and could never get my old '85 744t to run even decent on brand new brown tops. I even tried a...
Forum: website & board 11-17-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,126
Posted By SquareD
I'm probably closer to 40%. Heck I can't even get...

I'm probably closer to 40%. Heck I can't even get people to let me know that they got stuff, I have to PM them.
Forum: website & board 11-16-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,126
Posted By SquareD
People leave feedback still? :omg:

People leave feedback still? :omg:
Forum: showroom 11-16-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 139,727
Posted By SquareD
Professional G1 transfomer. Pretty sure he's...

Professional G1 transfomer. Pretty sure he's going to be the leg of a 1:1 scale Devastator.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-16-2017, 11:00 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 51,167
Posted By SquareD
Yes! Great progress and a promising update. Love...

Yes! Great progress and a promising update. Love the video. Hooning is why you bust all those knuckles.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-15-2017, 01:02 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,022
Posted By SquareD
Because the do88 unit has hands on reviews on...

Because the do88 unit has hands on reviews on here and is being sold through a stateside distributor, I'll stick with my Eeuroparts order. I do appreciate the heads up White855T. It's hard to know...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-14-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,022
Posted By SquareD
Yeah I got that same email about them being out...

Yeah I got that same email about them being out of stock. Better than a "oh crap, we didn't mean to sell them that cheap, here's your money back" email. I'm going to wait, too good a price to give up...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,022
Posted By SquareD
Good deal, trying to stick to my OEM+ theme...

Good deal, trying to stick to my OEM+ theme...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,022
Posted By SquareD
If you use the stock piping, you can retain the...

If you use the stock piping, you can retain the stock airbox, right?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-11-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,022
Posted By SquareD
Yep, mine said it'd arrive December 2nd. The fact...

Yep, mine said it'd arrive December 2nd. The fact that these commonly arrive with shipping damage is part of the reason I didn't want to pay full price.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-10-2017, 02:00 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,022
Posted By SquareD
Are people using the "savenow" coupon in addition...

Are people using the "savenow" coupon in addition to the instant rebate? With that coupon code the late 9 series IC is down to $411.92 with free shipping. Woah.

:edit: Welp, I pulled the trigger...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-07-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 19,106
Posted By SquareD
So good, this is going to be awesome.

So good, this is going to be awesome.
Forum: showroom 10-16-2017, 01:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 355
Posted By SquareD
Mine went on with clips and speed nuts.

Mine went on with clips and speed nuts.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-13-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 300,524
Posted By SquareD
Killer stuff. Sheeeesh. Would you...

Killer stuff.



Sheeeesh. Would you start it already.:-P
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-29-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,191
Posted By SquareD
Best way to get home is to buy a Camry.

Best way to get home is to buy a Camry.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-25-2017, 01:41 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 25,989
Posted By SquareD
I bought this: ...

I bought this:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B001AGK1KW/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1

and welded a little bracket to bolt to the bellhousing. I'm not using the tranny support...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2017, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,077
Views: 149,430
Posted By SquareD
Have you had one fail on it's own when installed...

Have you had one fail on it's own when installed dry? What I'm reading says there are three things that are critical when installing a Cometic HG that things are very straight, very smooth and very...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-12-2017, 03:44 PM
Replies: 1,077
Views: 149,430
Posted By SquareD
Cliffs Notes: Car's together. Car's apart....

Cliffs Notes:

Car's together. Car's apart. Car's together. Car's fast. Car's apart. Car's together. Car's apart. Car's together. Car's apart. Car's together. Car's faster. Car's apart. Car's...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-12-2017, 02:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 770
Posted By SquareD
LH 2.2 doesn't adapt nearly as well as 2.4, which...

LH 2.2 doesn't adapt nearly as well as 2.4, which is saying something. In my experience, 2.2 is pretty much plug and sputter.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 546
Views: 106,679
Posted By SquareD
Looks good, now lower it.

Looks good, now lower it.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-08-2017, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 900
Posted By SquareD
I welded a clamp/bracket together for my dp. It's...

I welded a clamp/bracket together for my dp. It's probably more important for a setup with a conical exhaust housing/downpipe.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-08-2017, 11:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 856
Posted By SquareD
Like I said, I didn't beat the total crap out of...

Like I said, I didn't beat the total crap out of mine, but didn't granny shift it either and was holding together behind around 260 crank hp. One thing to ask is whether it's a aluminum or iron cased...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2017, 04:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 856
Posted By SquareD
Hmmm, is it worth it... that's a tough one. I am...

Hmmm, is it worth it... that's a tough one. I am personally a huge manual transmission fan. I mean, I drove 6 hours each way in the middle of winter to buy a 5 speed version of a car that I couldn't...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-07-2017, 12:34 PM
Replies: 365
Views: 38,021
Posted By SquareD
Just pull the rubber off the commandos and strip...

Just pull the rubber off the commandos and strip the aluminum for that super sweet dirt track push truck look.;-)
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 900
Posted By SquareD
If you've got the money and time, buy a Mig...

If you've got the money and time, buy a Mig welder...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2017, 11:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 900
Posted By SquareD
No it's not. Stock is somewhere around 2 3/8 with...

No it's not. Stock is somewhere around 2 3/8 with crush bends squarshed down to around 2 inches.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-05-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 632
Posted By SquareD
I haven't bought a chip from you, but my setup...

I haven't bought a chip from you, but my setup isn't too different (see sig). I'm running my car off ostrich with some mapping that I worked on some last fall. Maybe you could send me the maps...
Forum: showroom 08-25-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 858
Posted By SquareD
Nooooooo.

Nooooooo.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-25-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 365
Views: 38,021
Posted By SquareD
Looks great! I don't know a ton about drag...

Looks great!

I don't know a ton about drag racing, but 13.6 at 103 doesn't seem super out of wack. Get better traction and bring those 60ft times down and you'll see a nice drop in ET. Does seem...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-03-2017, 11:16 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 14,375
Posted By SquareD
Yes, very sharp and very clean. Looks great!

Yes, very sharp and very clean. Looks great!
Forum: showroom 07-28-2017, 11:31 PM
Replies: 1,086
Views: 745,232
Posted By SquareD
https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4329/35937261606_9e...

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4329/35937261606_9e4de23f8f_b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/WKDRQJ)EuTroDicted 2017 (https://flic.kr/p/WKDRQJ) by gettinlow Indonesia...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2017, 11:54 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 14,565
Posted By SquareD
Wow. Ok, I'm on board now. Nicely done.

Wow. Ok, I'm on board now. Nicely done.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-24-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 87,391
Posted By SquareD
Yep, works for me right now. I will tell you what...

Yep, works for me right now. I will tell you what I ran into with Prime Photos though. I updated a few pictures in my project thread and they seemed to work, but when I came back a few days later the...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2017, 10:20 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,570
Posted By SquareD
They have it at Rural King down here in the...

They have it at Rural King down here in the sticks. I run it in my wagon, not a big expense since I change the oil maybe twice a year.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-07-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 87,391
Posted By SquareD
Pic no worky for me.

Pic no worky for me.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-28-2017, 02:30 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,679
Posted By SquareD
I used an old pulley off a mower deck that was...

I used an old pulley off a mower deck that was the right diameter to mark the hole and then used my air grinder to make said hole. Finished things up with some sand paper. Remember, you can take...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2017, 11:01 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 59,842
Posted By SquareD
Yeah, they're stock hydro mounts; seems like mine...

Yeah, they're stock hydro mounts; seems like mine are holding up well. I found a OE set in boxes in a JY 940 a few years ago, so I'm set for mounts for a while.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-27-2017, 12:09 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 59,842
Posted By SquareD
Didn't get a ton of miles in or anything, but did...

Didn't get a ton of miles in or anything, but did some spirited driving with some WOT and the tape didn't indicate any interference on my setup. Here's a shot of how much clearance I have.
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