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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 01:05 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Stiggy Pop
I run these on my car and I really like them.

I run these on my car and I really like them.
Forum: showroom 09-17-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,104
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Can you clean a flocked dash? It seems like a...

Can you clean a flocked dash? It seems like a dust and pollen magnet that can’t be wiped off.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 629,365
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Redblock swap it

Redblock swap it
Forum: performance & modifications 09-11-2021, 12:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 916
Posted By Stiggy Pop
80k miles in 3 years? In a Toybaru? That sounds...

80k miles in 3 years? In a Toybaru? That sounds miserable.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-09-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I almost used this as an excuse to order KL arms...

I almost used this as an excuse to order KL arms then I got ahold of myself. I am liking the spacer method over floating the bushing I think..



glad to hear this is something that happens and I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-09-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 472
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Gap from control arm to rear bushing

car is a '79 242. I have an odd issue with rear control arm bushings I'd like to see if anyone else has dealt with it.

I'm in the process of swapping steering racks, cross member and bushings in...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-08-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 347,592
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I'm hoping it's the EFR with a set of Tate...

I'm hoping it's the EFR with a set of Tate glasses resting on top of it.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-08-2021, 11:57 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 347,592
Posted By Stiggy Pop
is the turbo upgrade going to turn into a whole...

is the turbo upgrade going to turn into a whole hotside re-do, or still keeping the header?
Forum: performance & modifications 08-27-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,260
Posted By Stiggy Pop
When I ditched all the poly out back and did the...

When I ditched all the poly out back and did the spherical TABs and hybrid torque rods I could feel the difference pulling out of the driveway!
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 629,365
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Oh also.... ...

Oh also....



https://y.yarn.co/808b1c67-270c-43b4-bcfb-04f61ac759e0_text.gif
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2021, 10:45 AM
Replies: 890
Views: 629,365
Posted By Stiggy Pop
:nod: this is 100% on my short list.

:nod: this is 100% on my short list.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,213
Posted By Stiggy Pop
hydraulic was one of the best upgrades I made on...

hydraulic was one of the best upgrades I made on my car. I have a heavy pressure plate and the cable was a pain, I was constantly adjusting it and it just didn't have that smooth pedal action
Forum: projects & restorations 08-16-2021, 11:29 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 144,221
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Jealous!

Jealous!
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,105
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I should update my build thread! It was a...

I should update my build thread!

It was a pretty long project but it worked out very well in the end, I've been running the setup from Ferrea since summer 2019 along with a 7670 turbo and it's a...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-02-2021, 01:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,950
Posted By Stiggy Pop
just gotta make sure we're paying homage to the...

just gotta make sure we're paying homage to the elders :lol:

I have the same pump on the shelf, just haven't played with it yet, so I'm interested to see how it goes for you
Forum: performance & modifications 08-02-2021, 09:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,950
Posted By Stiggy Pop
no offense, but search noob! Guys were playing...

no offense, but search noob! Guys were playing with air pumps several years ago. Nathan in Washington logged vacuum and everything.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-29-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,325
Posted By Stiggy Pop
If shipping it is within the plan I have a two...

If shipping it is within the plan I have a two piece from Driveshafts Unlimited that is perfectly smooth.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2021, 08:49 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 21,756
Posted By Stiggy Pop
all blocks produced '93+ had piston squirters,...

all blocks produced '93+ had piston squirters, it's not specific to L or R castings.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 9,465
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I ran my HX35 with -6 feed and -12 drain.

I ran my HX35 with -6 feed and -12 drain.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,771
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I didn't know they'd really do one off/customs, I...

I didn't know they'd really do one off/customs, I thought they were all tied up on the BMW/Supra production stuff.

I bet those would not be cheap! (maybe even more than $600!)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,729
Posted By Stiggy Pop
This is the only way we ever use ours.

This is the only way we ever use ours.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-26-2021, 06:49 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 21,756
Posted By Stiggy Pop
There were L and R block castings, the...

There were L and R block castings, the differences seem to be apocryphal and undocumented; but, there are claims of stronger crank journals and thicker wall casting on the R blocks.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 61,709
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I feel like we are watching someone have some...

I feel like we are watching someone have some sort of personal breakdown in real-time, it's a little stressful.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 61,709
Posted By Stiggy Pop
for someone who doesn't have the time he has an...

for someone who doesn't have the time he has an awful lot of time. Also Bob is one of the top 5 most helpful people on the board, team Bob.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-10-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 778,942
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Gave up on SAABs and settled for a Porsche smh...

Gave up on SAABs and settled for a Porsche smh :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 124,967
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I think we established that by the end of page 1...

I think we established that by the end of page 1 and the rest has been a lot of tails getting chased :lol:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2021, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,287
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I have the same wheel size, and have been running...

I have the same wheel size, and have been running Dunlop Direzza ziii in 205/50 front, 225/45 rear. Had to roll the inner fenders nice and flat in the rear, car is fairly low.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-24-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,497
Posted By Stiggy Pop
you sure it's not 28?

you sure it's not 28?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-11-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,608
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I absolutely hate my Yoshifab lower braces and...

I absolutely hate my Yoshifab lower braces and can't wait to get them off the car. They are the low hanging fruit under a low car by a good margin, in the worst possible place. There's probably a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 13,560
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I bought a big garrett core and pulled in a few...

I bought a big garrett core and pulled in a few tread stone cast end tanks to check out... terrible quality. Ugly rough castings, the face wasn’t even close to flat, volume is too small, their baffle...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-30-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 144,221
Posted By Stiggy Pop
How competitive are guys at those type of events?...

How competitive are guys at those type of events? I want to get out on the track this year and my dad wants to run his new CTS-V wagon but neither of us want to deal with any a-holes overdriving...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-30-2021, 09:22 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 144,221
Posted By Stiggy Pop
what org. was running LRP last week? We were...

what org. was running LRP last week? We were looking at TNIA for June but it sold out basically instantly.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-29-2021, 10:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,809
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Josh has also been moving his shop and I imagine...

Josh has also been moving his shop and I imagine that all but halted operations for at least some period of time. I will say that I've found that if you can catch a busy shop on the phone it usually...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-21-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 10,979
Posted By Stiggy Pop
same, but it's all chinese and I couldn't get...

same, but it's all chinese and I couldn't get non-shaded which I would have liked. ALL chinese, even the Pilkington stuff.

Not that I care, beats the hell out of a 250k sand frosted stocker......
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,067
Posted By Stiggy Pop
nice setup in the shop! Is that a gopro? Has a...

nice setup in the shop! Is that a gopro? Has a little bit of that wide lens effect, seems like in more cases than not the phone cameras win but then there's storage issues.

I would say for a video...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2021, 04:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,737
Posted By Stiggy Pop
thanks this is helpful information. I am running...

thanks this is helpful information. I am running a late year 1031 with the pickup in the diff so this is good to know. I thought of something in the garage the other day I wanted to ask you about,...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2021, 03:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,737
Posted By Stiggy Pop
Noise, really. I made some really nice...

Noise, really. I made some really nice improvements in the rear end last year and got rid of a lot of clunking and clomping. I don't want to put something in for a performance increase but have to...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-14-2021, 11:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,737
Posted By Stiggy Pop
anyone running a gripper or other clutch diff on...

anyone running a gripper or other clutch diff on a limited use "multi purpose" car? Doesn't seem to be a ton of feedback out there on something that's not full out race-spec.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-11-2021, 04:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,589
Posted By Stiggy Pop
BC is the turbobricks facebook group of coil overs

BC is the turbobricks facebook group of coil overs
Forum: projects & restorations 04-05-2021, 12:49 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 227,883
Posted By Stiggy Pop
nothing additional outside of the heavy sheet...

nothing additional outside of the heavy sheet metal. It was really interesting to feel how things stiffened up as it all got stitched and boxed back together. And yes that's a big part of the reason...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 227,883
Posted By Stiggy Pop
ahh, no I want to keep the top of the rails and...

ahh, no I want to keep the top of the rails and tailgate smooth. Originally I thought they'd be body color, but when I'm using it as a truck I end up putting a foot on them often enough I may...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 227,883
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I did buy a set of wheels for this thing to...

I did buy a set of wheels for this thing to motivate myself to get back to it. 17x7" Tecnocast Corsia, 5x108 and et40. I always thought a six spoke would work, and these are super light too. I'm...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-02-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 227,883
Posted By Stiggy Pop
hmm not sure what ya mean. The box sections at...

hmm not sure what ya mean. The box sections at the tailgate? I do have plans to box in the whole bed including the corners, and make some more substantial mounting points for the tailgate hinges. All...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-31-2021, 07:34 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 144,221
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I'd spring for an OE tank if you decide to get a...

I'd spring for an OE tank if you decide to get a new one, the aftermarket tanks I've had were leakers at the welded seam.
Forum: article composition 03-31-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 164,774
Posted By Stiggy Pop
https://i.imgur.com/R1fdEt3.gif

https://i.imgur.com/R1fdEt3.gif
Forum: article composition 03-29-2021, 07:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 164,774
Posted By Stiggy Pop
oh yeah, this is ripping along at about the pace...

oh yeah, this is ripping along at about the pace of the "get a new front page car" project.

Get comfortable, we're all riding this corpse to the grave as-is. Like saabnet :lol:
Forum: showroom 03-25-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,829
Posted By Stiggy Pop
"more smooth" is just more rake, it's ugly imo. ...

"more smooth" is just more rake, it's ugly imo.

Also, then you don't have a giant door in the back of the cab to swing open to a) show off and b) carry longer stuff.
Forum: showroom 03-24-2021, 10:24 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,829
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I have the real CAD somewhere that went to the...

I have the real CAD somewhere that went to the shop, I'll see if it has the cross section. If not I literally touched a scrap piece of it yesterday when I was making pieces to fix my rusty SAAB. I...
Forum: showroom 03-24-2021, 08:45 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,829
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I think I may have put the drawing for the bed...

I think I may have put the drawing for the bed rails in the thread? I definitely have the drawings somewhere filed I can find them, they were professionally bent from 14ga steel - wicked over kill...
Forum: showroom 03-24-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 20,829
Posted By Stiggy Pop
I'll have to actually finish mine to qualify it...

I'll have to actually finish mine to qualify it :lol:



IMO the sedan window makes for a really ugly cab shape, too much slope and it ends up looking like you can't tell if it's coming or going
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