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Forum: events Today, 06:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,554
Posted By kyote
Tomorrow!

Tomorrow!
Forum: showroom 09-26-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,495
Posted By kyote
Here's a few, not much of a photog...

Here's a few, not much of a photog...
Forum: events 09-20-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 76,920
Posted By kyote
Picked up a nice new to me tent off FB...

Picked up a nice new to me tent off FB marketplace last night, ready to party and do some hoodrat car stuff with my hoodrat car friends!
Forum: events 09-04-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 76,920
Posted By kyote
Funds sent

Funds sent
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-28-2021, 12:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,511
Posted By kyote
Back with an update. Sent to Diyautotune to...

Back with an update.
Sent to Diyautotune to repair, no problem found.
Hmm...
Ran in a switch until today...

... Broken wire at the relay on the ECU switched side ;)

Working like a cham peen!
Forum: performance & modifications 08-26-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,116
Posted By kyote
Nice! Boost leak found. Hoping the activity...

Nice! Boost leak found.

Hoping the activity in the gulf fizzles out, we are getting ready up here just in case.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-26-2021, 03:21 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,116
Posted By kyote
+1, it's that ****ty 15g actuator. I'm running...

+1, it's that ****ty 15g actuator.
I'm running this one with a MBC and working like a champ.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/301840261012?hash=item464714df94:g:JREAAOSwZVhWShmR
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,343
Posted By kyote
Glad to see you still around Ian. Maybe we can...

Glad to see you still around Ian.
Maybe we can finally meet at George Dill's meet in October?
Good luck with the go-through!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-24-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,309
Posted By kyote
William is a mobile guy out there, "A Good...

William is a mobile guy out there, "A Good Mechanic," perhaps he can help?
(210) 614-1444
He is a character but good with the wrench.
Forum: events 08-17-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,554
Posted By kyote
Consider me there!

Consider me there!
Forum: performance & modifications 08-12-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,853
Posted By kyote
If street driving the car I would reconsider the...

If street driving the car I would reconsider the fuel cell to be honest. Don't turn your Volvo into a Pinto if you know what I'm saying.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-12-2021, 02:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,763
Posted By kyote
Stock clutch and skinny tires might make it last...

Stock clutch and skinny tires might make it last minimally. Brett/DNAsequence had the Pen15 Hood on m46 for a while. It's a fool's errand to even try. Save the m46s for na replacement, they ain't...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,762
Posted By kyote
The true TB 17c an hour types would break out the...

The true TB 17c an hour types would break out the ball peen and gasket paper :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2021, 05:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,762
Posted By kyote
That gasket material turns hard as a rock! No...

That gasket material turns hard as a rock!
No fun to scrape for sure.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-03-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,762
Posted By kyote
10 centavos, what do you think this guy is, Bezos?

10 centavos, what do you think this guy is, Bezos?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,502
Posted By kyote
They are still on Coal Oil lamps.

They are still on Coal Oil lamps.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,529
Posted By kyote
Still running the York or a sanden style...

Still running the York or a sanden style compressor?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,529
Posted By kyote
The oil question is unknown, only way to know for...

The oil question is unknown, only way to know for sure is to flush or replace the whole system and fill the compressor to spec. Could throw an ester oil charge can in if it is noisy. I like...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-31-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
New ebay special t3/t4 actuator on the 15...

New ebay special t3/t4 actuator on the 15 Gangster. Also ye olde new MBC. And a hard sell and tire plug at discount tire this morning.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-28-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,651
Posted By kyote
Never messed with one, but this works on Chevys...

Never messed with one, but this works on Chevys too :)
https://www.clublexus.com/forums/performance-and-maintenance/611725-i-blocked-the-egr-with-a-soda-can.html
Forum: performance & modifications 07-28-2021, 12:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,502
Posted By kyote
A bit of a drive (for you) but these guys made a...

A bit of a drive (for you) but these guys made a beautiful custom 1 piece for my c10 in 4 hours, now that's what I call a quick turn around!
https://www.houstondrivetrain.com/parts/driveshafts/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-27-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,387
Posted By kyote
Impact to zip off the crank pulley nuts. To...

Impact to zip off the crank pulley nuts.
To replace the seals, drill a small 3/32 or so hole, screw in a drwyall screw, use pliers to pull old seal. Press in the new seals with appropriate sized PVC...
Forum: website & board 07-27-2021, 11:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,585
Posted By kyote
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=360...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=360599
Next TX meet is on October!
Welcome to TB!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
Also, holds a solid 40 running down the freeway...

Also, holds a solid 40 running down the freeway at 97* outside temp.
Approx. 25oz charge of Envirosafe.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
That was the original plan. It might work if...

That was the original plan.
It might work if you got some of these style repair ferrules, or grinded yours thusly:
http://www.achoserepair.com/ferrules.html
That said, it would have been a real...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
"#12-#10 90 Degree O-Ring Fitting" BL1330 ...

"#12-#10 90 Degree O-Ring Fitting" BL1330
https://coldhose.com/products/12-10-90-degree-o-ring-fitting-3?variant=35531618123936
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
Also savagely slammed some junkyard 5.25s in and...

Also savagely slammed some junkyard 5.25s in and replaced the busted passenger mirror. Also replaced the expansion valve with one I have not dicked with. Approximate charge is 25 oz of Envirosafe 12a.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2021, 03:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
What broke and how I fixed it.

What broke and how I fixed it.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
All new hoses and fittings sourced from...

All new hoses and fittings sourced from Coldhose.com. Crimped by yours truly.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
She is 104lb Black Mouth Cur, my big sweet baby!

She is 104lb Black Mouth Cur, my big sweet baby!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2021, 01:05 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 22,332
Posted By kyote
AC repaired again after breaking the low side...

AC repaired again after breaking the low side fiting at compressor, back to freezing boogers!
Forum: events 07-26-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 76,920
Posted By kyote
AC repaired in the 245, scales tipping toward a...

AC repaired in the 245, scales tipping toward a Volvo being there again.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,321
Posted By kyote
Silly question, but did they install the valve...

Silly question, but did they install the valve hushers? This would throw off your measurements.

Sounds like best option is to take the head and new cam to (maybe another machine shop?) and have...
Forum: events 07-20-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 76,920
Posted By kyote
That would make me feel better if I show up in a...

That would make me feel better if I show up in a freshly rebuilt 06 Camry IHVP style.
Forum: events 07-19-2021, 08:28 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 76,920
Posted By kyote
Still a mystery what I'll show up in... Probably...

Still a mystery what I'll show up in... Probably the 245.
Forum: events 07-16-2021, 11:13 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 76,920
Posted By kyote
Sent in for me, my wife, and old man. Countdown...

Sent in for me, my wife, and old man.
Countdown begins!
I'll work on getting my booze tolerance up to standard prior to the big weekend.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-15-2021, 10:46 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,006
Posted By kyote
Available at the hardware store as Wood Bleach,...

Available at the hardware store as Wood Bleach, Oxalic Acid that is.
Definitely a great cleaner for the cooling system, used a sump pump in a bucket to pump through an old SBC that was full of rust...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-23-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,188
Posted By kyote
Way easier than that. Get you a BBQ propane...

Way easier than that.
Get you a BBQ propane tank, and an adjustable regulator and hose off an old turkey fryer or something.
Leave injectors in the rail/mani to plug the vac leak.
Hook propane...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,207
Posted By kyote
Negative, that is the Apple car.

Negative, that is the Apple car.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,207
Posted By kyote
Because, this thread is about building a homemade...

Because, this thread is about building a homemade junkyard bottle rocket not a NASA freaking spaceship.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,606
Posted By kyote
I've always heard the 1psi per 100 rpm at hot...

I've always heard the 1psi per 100 rpm at hot idle was about the minimum before it would give up the ghost. You're getting pretty close to that. Time for Lucas?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 65,207
Posted By kyote
"Rebuilt" a Prius Pack once. Was pretty sketchy...

"Rebuilt" a Prius Pack once.
Was pretty sketchy feeling until the bus bars were off!
Forum: projects & restorations 06-02-2021, 10:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,334
Posted By kyote
IMGUR blocked at work but props on the name :lol:

IMGUR blocked at work but props on the name :lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 10,962
Posted By kyote
I have always been a break the glaze with 80...

I have always been a break the glaze with 80 grit, then 10-0, 20-0, 30-0, 40-0, 50-0, 40-0, 30-0, 20-0, 10-0 hard stops then a cooling cruise kinda guy. If you don't smell brakes by the time you're...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,926
Posted By kyote
Of course

Of course
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,926
Posted By kyote
A new compressor, receiver dryer, orifice tube,...

A new compressor, receiver dryer, orifice tube, and a flush job is in order. Shoot it up with Envirosafe 12A refrigerant. I would only disturb orings that need to be disturbed, wouldn't go replacing...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-26-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,353
Posted By kyote
Yes, because many members here have those :roll: ...

Yes, because many members here have those :roll:
Noid light works for all of the rest of us, I have an Astro Pneumatic set myself, less than 20 on Amazon.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-20-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,689
Posted By kyote
I had a similar issue, caused by a worn gas cap...

I had a similar issue, caused by a worn gas cap seal and the nylon drain hose from filler not going out the bottom of the buttcheek.
Hard left turn would soak the dust in the buttcheek and I'd be...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-13-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,731
Posted By kyote
What happens is as soon as water gets in the fan...

What happens is as soon as water gets in the fan it blows it straight back at the dizzy cap.
Put a can of WD40 in your trunk, and if it happens again, hose the inside of the cap and rotor with WD40...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2021, 12:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,102
Posted By kyote
Look at my project thread, you can maybe use a...

Look at my project thread, you can maybe use a KJET Turbo Airbox and make a custom top plate. Would require relocating washer bottle.
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