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Forum: website & board 06-08-2022, 08:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By 2turbotoys
Heh

Heh
Forum: showroom 06-04-2022, 08:51 PM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 1,831,474
Posted By 2turbotoys
Super cool find!

Super cool find!
Forum: website & board 05-22-2022, 08:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,238
Posted By 2turbotoys
Wondering why this is important..

Wondering why this is important..
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2022, 07:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,297
Posted By 2turbotoys
Very cool, love the car. It's really let down by...

Very cool, love the car. It's really let down by its wheels, but I'm sure that will be addressed.
Forum: website & board 05-13-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,562
Posted By 2turbotoys
Thanks Dana! We appreciate your hard work.

Thanks Dana! We appreciate your hard work.
Forum: showroom 03-27-2022, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2,877
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Posted By 2turbotoys
Cool frisbee!

Cool frisbee!
Forum: showroom 03-24-2022, 06:39 PM
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Posted By 2turbotoys
That is definitely rare.

That is definitely rare.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-23-2022, 08:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By 2turbotoys
I used a Turbosmart for several years with no...

I used a Turbosmart for several years with no issues at all, and it was only $220 or so back when I bought it. I'm a bit shocked they cost twice as much now.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2022, 10:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
Hell ya! Too bad I have to drive 45 minutes to...

Hell ya! Too bad I have to drive 45 minutes to buy any.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2022, 09:50 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
I put the surge tank in the original battery...

I put the surge tank in the original battery location. I do plan on putting the battery and a ton of stereo gear back there though so I'll want every square inch I can save haha.

Like I said, nice...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2022, 09:34 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
I hear ya, I have a hard time giving up the...

I hear ya, I have a hard time giving up the storage room though. Can fit all kinds of stuff in those.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-18-2022, 09:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 958
Posted By 2turbotoys
Who's an a hole here in this thread? I take...

Who's an a hole here in this thread?

I take pics and notes when taking as system apart. Only doing one side at a time is solid old school advice. You can still bead blast and paint, etc, just...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-18-2022, 06:51 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
I don't like the butt cheek removal but...

I don't like the butt cheek removal but understand why people do it. Nice work though.
Forum: projects & restorations 03-16-2022, 10:20 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 456,030
Posted By 2turbotoys
Been working on this in my spare time. Was told...

Been working on this in my spare time. Was told when I bought them they are 140/240 rally headlight grills, total BS apparently from the amount of grinding and fitment issues. But I made it happen....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-16-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By 2turbotoys
That's for the nitrous oxide of course! Jk, I...

That's for the nitrous oxide of course! Jk, I don' know what it is for. But on a switch like that, usually one connection is for normally open, the other for normally closed. So you cannot hook them...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2022, 10:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 999
Posted By 2turbotoys
What is this ECU you speak of, you know kjet is...

What is this ECU you speak of, you know kjet is mechanical fuel injection I'm assuming. There is no ECU other than the ignition/lambda unit in the passenger footwell.

There is another huge screw...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-14-2022, 08:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,231
Posted By 2turbotoys
Oh really. You should update me on you know what.

Oh really. You should update me on you know what.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-13-2022, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,236
Posted By 2turbotoys
You only need 2, for the emergency brake. The...

You only need 2, for the emergency brake. The rear R rotors fit overtop of those brake hats so the e brake functions. There are some great threads on the big brake kits if you are missing stuff, Dave...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2022, 10:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 590
Posted By 2turbotoys
Use Simple Green and soaking time. You don't want...

Use Simple Green and soaking time. You don't want petroleum based fluid all over the place. You will have to clean it off later anyway with something like Simple Green.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2022, 09:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,804
Posted By 2turbotoys
I've never had an issue with 89 in a normally...

I've never had an issue with 89 in a normally aspirated B230. Running 87 seems like abuse, it really isn't hardly any more money if you work it out mathematically. I run 93 in my turbo cars, that is...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2022, 09:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,804
Posted By 2turbotoys
That sounds like a lot of work to avoid running...

That sounds like a lot of work to avoid running 89 octane.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-01-2022, 07:38 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
Hmm, it is possible. This is the type that I have...

Hmm, it is possible. This is the type that I have 2 sets of, they are like your last pic. Is it possible the first pic you posted is for a 240? It is possible there is a very early version I suppose....
Forum: projects & restorations 02-28-2022, 10:13 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 456,030
Posted By 2turbotoys
Another small update, "PCV" system. In quotes...

Another small update, "PCV" system. In quotes because it really isn't a true PCV set up. I had to drill the valve covers and install baffled fittings. 10AN for anyone who cares. Then right angle...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-28-2022, 07:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
This is incorrect. I have both versions here,...

This is incorrect. I have both versions here, including the box for the newer version. The split is at 92 and up (when the seat changed as you mentioned). There are only 2 versions of the bracket,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2022, 11:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
Thats an early version. and when you layer the 2...

Thats an early version. and when you layer the 2 brackets together it is too thick. Hits the grate.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2022, 11:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
The earlier grate won't fit right either. The...

The earlier grate won't fit right either. The back seat curve is different.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2022, 09:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
They use the same bolt, it will most likely...

They use the same bolt, it will most likely interfere. Try it and find out, but I suspect you can't do it. It definitely does not work on the earlier version.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2022, 08:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
That is the latest style, in the US we only had...

That is the latest style, in the US we only had 940s in 92. So if you find parts in the US they will be called 940 parts.

The upper bracket looks like this

https://i.imgur.com/uDw74dul.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-27-2022, 07:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,313
Posted By 2turbotoys
You cant have the third row seatbelts in. The...

You cant have the third row seatbelts in. The hardware is definitely different.

Are you doing a 7 or a 9? They are different between the cars, shape of the grate and the upper mount.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-19-2022, 09:25 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 29,168
Posted By 2turbotoys
Nice job on the box! Looks great!

Nice job on the box! Looks great!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 09:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,921
Posted By 2turbotoys
Ya it was on my R brake swap.

Ya it was on my R brake swap.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-18-2022, 09:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,921
Posted By 2turbotoys
I just replaced them with a pair of SS front...

I just replaced them with a pair of SS front brake lines. Direct replacement, but not everyone is going to be comfortable with this.
Forum: showroom 02-11-2022, 09:28 PM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 1,831,474
Posted By 2turbotoys
Very cool!

Very cool!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2022, 09:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,062
Posted By 2turbotoys
Buy both, they are cheap. The one I ended up with...

Buy both, they are cheap. The one I ended up with also fit a Mustang of some sort. Been too long since I did it to remember. I actually had to cut the old one out, it was so beat up and missing...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-08-2022, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,062
Posted By 2turbotoys
There are also 2 different pilot bearings for the...

There are also 2 different pilot bearings for the M46, found that out the hard way.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-04-2022, 10:33 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 456,030
Posted By 2turbotoys
Didn't do anything about the heating yet. Well, I...

Didn't do anything about the heating yet. Well, I did borrow a torpedo style heater that is deafeningly loud and suck all the O2 out of the space. I hate it. In the meantime I've been trying to fill...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2022, 07:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,403
Posted By 2turbotoys
Gotta love an easy fix :)

Gotta love an easy fix :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-29-2022, 09:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,403
Posted By 2turbotoys
Uh, it's no good then. You can handle good plug...

Uh, it's no good then. You can handle good plug wires while the engine is running. Not that you should...

I have a set of new aftermarket wires if you are on a tight budget, hit me up. I don't...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-29-2022, 08:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,403
Posted By 2turbotoys
I would put wires on it just to rule them out....

I would put wires on it just to rule them out. They should be done every few years anyway.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-28-2022, 08:02 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 121,543
Posted By 2turbotoys
That has a really nice sound.

That has a really nice sound.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-26-2022, 08:11 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
I would agree with that diag, I'll at least use a...

I would agree with that diag, I'll at least use a strain relief on it. If I can find something suitable.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2022, 07:36 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
:-( I have that connector on my Radium surge...

:-( I have that connector on my Radium surge tank....
Forum: projects & restorations 01-23-2022, 09:38 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
I used DEI on my last turbo build, it lasted...

I used DEI on my last turbo build, it lasted about 3 years of daily driving before it started to turn bad. Then it was such a pita to get off lol. I probably wouldn't have noticed but the bolts...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-23-2022, 09:23 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,515
Posted By 2turbotoys
Nice job, looking great! The must have been a...

Nice job, looking great! The must have been a Holly mid or high rise manifold, I fit the low one under my hood. You are going to hate that header wrap in a couple years when it turns to itchy dust...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-21-2022, 09:05 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 40,714
Posted By 2turbotoys
I have a few throttle bodies if you need a...

I have a few throttle bodies if you need a replacement, very cheap to a good home. I had a leaky throttle shaft once, oil actually built up around the shaft on the outside. Turbo car ofc.
Forum: showroom 01-13-2022, 09:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,414
Posted By 2turbotoys
I would like to see it without the upper and...

I would like to see it without the upper and lower "aerodynamic" appendages and doing something else with the exhaust tips. I might really like it...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-09-2022, 09:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,305
Posted By 2turbotoys
^ this. There is a ton of info on fuel system...

^ this. There is a ton of info on fuel system upgrades here, look around a bit. You will get much more helpful responses when you know a bit more about the different ways we have solved these...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2022, 09:44 PM
Replies: 385
Views: 456,030
Posted By 2turbotoys
I brought it home for the winter, 1 day too late...

I brought it home for the winter, 1 day too late too avoid snow, but whatever. At least I can make some progress without driving 40 minutes to the shop I was storing it at.

Feels good to have it...
Forum: showroom 12-31-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2,877
Views: 1,831,474
Posted By 2turbotoys
Nice score, been looking for that for a while.

Nice score, been looking for that for a while.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-28-2021, 10:09 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,725
Posted By 2turbotoys
Hot dam

Hot dam
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