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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 833
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 Today, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 170
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 Yesterday, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,963
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 Yesterday, 11:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
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 Yesterday, 11:05 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,101
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 Yesterday, 11:04 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 56
Views: 17,101
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: 141
Views: 36,396
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: 37
Views: 1,030
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: 141
Views: 36,396
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: 141
Views: 36,396
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: 141
Views: 36,396
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: 3,177
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: 2,397
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: 42,371
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: 42,371
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: 3,974
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: 42,371
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: 3
Views: 1,817
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: 40
Views: 6,700
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: 1,434
Posted By kyote
Of course

Of course
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,434
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: 2,776
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: 2,244
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: 2,351
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: 2,786
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.
Forum: events 04-08-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 36,396
Posted By kyote
Maybe so, but I've never seen or heard of a game...

Maybe so, but I've never seen or heard of a game warden giving a warning if you do get caught either :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,359
Posted By kyote
Next time, just hit the actuator wiring going to...

Next time, just hit the actuator wiring going to the passenger door, access through the B pillar.
Much easier than entering the dash.
Pull power from an always hot fuse at the panel, then oingo...
Forum: events 03-25-2021, 11:53 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 36,396
Posted By kyote
Getting our first shots tomorrow morning :)

Getting our first shots tomorrow morning :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,124
Posted By kyote
Kaplhenke Basic would be best, followed by...

Kaplhenke Basic would be best, followed by whatever Rubber ones you like (all kinda crap) plus 15A's reinforcement plates.
Forum: events 03-09-2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 36,396
Posted By kyote
I find this thread, only to find out my wife has...

I find this thread, only to find out my wife has already RSVPed. Excellent :)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-05-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,300
Posted By kyote
Slide hammer will probably work to take out the...

Slide hammer will probably work to take out the hub/flange.
Then you can use a press or something like this kit to change the bearing:...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-26-2021, 11:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,615
Posted By kyote
Had great results the one time I tried it using...

Had great results the one time I tried it using the 3M kit (drill powered) on my wife's old Maxima.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-01-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,288
Posted By kyote
Do you think that a B21 would perform better MPG...

Do you think that a B21 would perform better MPG wise?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-01-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,459
Posted By kyote
The more bends, the more length, the less drone.

The more bends, the more length, the less drone.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-30-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,645
Posted By kyote
The mark on the intermediate shaft doesn't...

The mark on the intermediate shaft doesn't matter, to clarify, the mark on the distributor DOES matter.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-29-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,645
Posted By kyote
Carefully... ;-)

Carefully... ;-)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-29-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,645
Posted By kyote
Need to youtube compression testing. That...

Need to youtube compression testing.
That button is a pressure release, crank and the highest number is your compression.
Then press button to relieve pressure.
Make sure all 4 plugs are out when...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2021, 06:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,288
Posted By kyote
The answer is DI. Our ecoboost 3.5 truck is a...

The answer is DI.
Our ecoboost 3.5 truck is a complete beast, and runs on 87 or worse.
Would make a fine swap, but I believe the dimensions are unfavorable, and wiring harness challenging.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-22-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,838
Posted By kyote
A lil naphtha on a rag takes it right off. So...

A lil naphtha on a rag takes it right off. So does gasoline or diesel, like dissolves like. Depends on your tolerance for chemical exposure, the older I get the more I avoid it.
Forum: website & board 01-20-2021, 12:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,253
Posted By kyote
The RWC Badge

The RWC Badge
Forum: website & board 01-19-2021, 12:49 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,253
Posted By kyote
Participation trophies?

Participation trophies?
Forum: showroom 01-19-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,110
Posted By kyote
Congrats bro!

Congrats bro!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,161
Posted By kyote
What kind of compressor? Some have r12 fittings...

What kind of compressor? Some have r12 fittings on the back that can be adapted.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,511
Posted By kyote
Edit: Re-read the OP. Take up a second job? Sell...

Edit: Re-read the OP. Take up a second job? Sell some stuff on FB/Kijiji? Were talking about like 20 bucks here...
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