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Forum: projects & restorations 01-24-2015, 08:06 PM
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Posted By beepee
I really, REALLY want to get it on a lift and...

I really, REALLY want to get it on a lift and pressure wash the underside. My back makes extended under-car journeys extraordinarily painful. Unless anyone else has a better idea I think the oil/dirt...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-10-2015, 12:28 PM
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Posted By beepee
been busy! - new IAT installed, much better -...

been busy!
- new IAT installed, much better
- idle control valve installed/wired, closed loop idle more or less correct
- new O2 sensor installed
- JBPerf TinyIOx installed with LC1 digital...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-18-2014, 07:04 PM
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Posted By beepee
Mayyyyybe. It's actually VGA, and it...

Mayyyyybe.



It's actually VGA, and it kinda sucks. I have had this monitor for years (it was my mp3 player/storm chasing (http://www.grlevelx.com/) rig) and the thing's EDID says it is...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-16-2014, 10:28 AM
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Posted By beepee
Pillar gauges are for luddites. ...

Pillar gauges are for luddites.

http://i.imgur.com/KTiSztsl.jpg (http://imgur.com/KTiSzts)
Forum: projects & restorations 12-13-2014, 08:02 PM
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Posted By beepee
oh, and it was around $20 shipped new. ...

oh, and it was around $20 shipped new.

burned your ign table for areas above 100kpa, really woke it up.

also adjusted cruise advance for 40deg @ 2000rpm. didnt do 45 like your table because my...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-12-2014, 10:01 AM
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Posted By beepee
Have not calibrated it yet, but it is a resistive...

Have not calibrated it yet, but it is a resistive NTC type, so worst case it goes for a swim in a pot of water on the stove while I measure it. IIRC, On the bench it was in the ~15kOhm range at ~45F...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2014, 12:31 PM
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Posted By beepee
http://i.imgur.com/z3xxlLVt.jpg...

http://i.imgur.com/z3xxlLVt.jpg (http://imgur.com/z3xxlLV)

Just got this in the mail the other day. I have been having some issues with heat soak when sitting in the car for more than 20 minutes...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-02-2014, 09:01 PM
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Posted By beepee
Just scared the piss out of myself. I am...

Just scared the piss out of myself. I am currently trying to measure my injector opening/closing time with an inline resistor and my pocket scope, a DSO Nano...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-01-2014, 12:33 AM
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Posted By beepee
Yeah, basically this this stuff: ...

Yeah, basically this this stuff:
http://i.imgur.com/VtWAHwA.jpg (http://imgur.com/VtWAHwA)

had a roll, so took a strip and put in between the v-band and the pipe. Works!
Forum: projects & restorations 12-01-2014, 12:28 AM
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Posted By beepee
Quick update: Finished prototyping my tachometer...

Quick update: Finished prototyping my tachometer driver circuit. Didn't want to use a megasquirt output, so I got jiggy with the breadboards and scope:

<iframe width="560" height="315"...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-26-2014, 02:17 PM
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Posted By beepee
Heater hose started leaking at connection next to...

Heater hose started leaking at connection next to breather box. Hose clamp was at an impossible angle so ended up removing intake manifold and doing stuff last night:
- Removed heater hose fitting,...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-17-2014, 02:01 PM
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Posted By beepee
Exactly. I was counting when doing the...

Exactly.


I was counting when doing the harness, but I lost count around 100.


I was given a nice looking blue aluminum catch can with a view pipe at some point; maybe that is it?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-17-2014, 01:11 AM
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Views: 208,230
Posted By beepee
20psi achieved, thanks MrBill. I NEED A...

20psi achieved, thanks MrBill.

I NEED A ****ING PCV SOLUTION

****ING DRAFT TUBE FELL OFF ****ING BREATHER BOX

MY NICE CLEAN NEW WIRING HARNESS IS ****ING SOAKED

EVERYTHING IS ****ING...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-16-2014, 06:31 AM
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Posted By beepee
Learned some things tonight: ...

Learned some things tonight:
http://i.imgur.com/pqo4Rtwl.jpg (http://imgur.com/pqo4Rtw)

Oh where oh where...
http://i.imgur.com/xDhZjJ5l.jpg (http://imgur.com/xDhZjJ5)
...could it be?...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-16-2014, 01:49 AM
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Posted By beepee
300 zipties later, went for a test drive. Holy...

300 zipties later, went for a test drive. Holy **** wasted spark makes a difference. Runs much smoother, pulls smoother, everything is smoother.

Also hall sensor upgrade is 100% worth it....
Forum: projects & restorations 11-15-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 891
Views: 208,230
Posted By beepee
Car runs again. Factory harness out! ...

Car runs again. Factory harness out!
http://i.imgur.com/ybDpB7Ol.jpg (http://imgur.com/ybDpB7O)

Gross.
http://i.imgur.com/jffhcqnl.jpg (http://imgur.com/jffhcqn)

What a disaster....
Forum: projects & restorations 11-11-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 891
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Posted By beepee
Factory harness out. Wasted spark mods done to...

Factory harness out.
Wasted spark mods done to MS.
MS harness going in.
EBC going in.

lots of work ahead.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-06-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 891
Views: 208,230
Posted By beepee
It was a lightweight header TLAO made. Plenty of...

It was a lightweight header TLAO made. Plenty of pics in the OP.

It definitely spooled a bit faster than the stock one i'm using now. Unfortunately I really wasn't set up for it.. I melted two or...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2014, 01:15 AM
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Posted By beepee
Have been DDing the 740 since 10/14/14, only real...

Have been DDing the 740 since 10/14/14, only real issue has been the fuel pump relay, but that has disappeared. Getting 18mpg, but have also spent significant time idling while dicking with...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2014, 12:51 AM
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Posted By beepee
Long but excellent day. Congrats to the newly wed...

Long but excellent day. Congrats to the newly wed Mr. and Mrs. Bill! :cheers:

After taking a nap, got a bug up my butt and upgraded to MS2/Extra pre-3.3.3 beta 2...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-26-2014, 03:51 AM
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Posted By beepee
A story, in three parts: ...

A story, in three parts:
http://i.imgur.com/sHBdf28l.jpg (http://imgur.com/sHBdf28)
http://i.imgur.com/1T0WsV5l.jpg (http://imgur.com/1T0WsV5)
http://i.imgur.com/XYAi1sgl.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-21-2014, 11:48 PM
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Posted By beepee
Only after replacing the fuel pump and...

Only after replacing the fuel pump and re-terminating the wiring was this conclusion drawn. I had previously disassembled that relay and hit it with contact cleaner+toothbrush, but I guess zee Bosch...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-20-2014, 01:39 PM
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Posted By beepee
Welp, looks like I'm gonna Get In The Zone<SUP>tm...

Welp, looks like I'm gonna Get In The Zone<SUP>tm </SUP>today after work and pick up a spool of fresh vac line. Need it for some other things anyway.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-19-2014, 10:00 PM
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Posted By beepee
Today: - Re-tightened exhaust mani/turbo bolts...

Today:
- Re-tightened exhaust mani/turbo bolts (shut up now MrBill!)
- Completely re-did throttle cable, throttle spool, and throttle linkage
- Cleaned throttle body

Found a TPS, but it was a...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-19-2014, 03:44 PM
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Posted By beepee
It never ran, so it never had the chance. :-P ...

It never ran, so it never had the chance. :-P

Does anyone have a photo of a working throttle cable/spool setup for a nathaninwa intake on a 740? Search is failing me here, but I am probably doing...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-18-2014, 10:22 PM
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Posted By beepee
Swapped t-stat with another I had, CLT now...

Swapped t-stat with another I had, CLT now reaches ~190 and stays. Needle in the middle.

Recal'd LC1, works again.

Went out for a brief hoon and tune and improved the accel enrichment and did...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-18-2014, 03:30 PM
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Posted By beepee
Forgot to post these from when I got married...

Forgot to post these from when I got married earlier this year. My wife surprised me with a special cake at the reception.

http://i.imgur.com/BECV6Ljl.jpg (http://imgur.com/BECV6Lj)...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2014, 12:57 AM
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Posted By beepee
Nope. The world may never know....

Nope. The world may never know. http://i.imgur.com/duZjizt.png

<hr>
<sup><sup><sup><sup><sup><sup><sup>oil feed to turbo was loose at block</sup></sup></sup></sup></sup></sup></sup>
Forum: projects & restorations 10-15-2014, 12:25 AM
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Posted By beepee
Fixed. Taking car to work tomorrow.

Fixed. Taking car to work tomorrow.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-14-2014, 09:59 PM
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Posted By beepee
Just pulled apart the relay, cleaned it, and it...

Just pulled apart the relay, cleaned it, and it seems OK now. I'm sure it will happen again.

So about that oil leak. It must have rained some more last night because when I left for work there was...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-13-2014, 07:15 PM
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Posted By beepee
SO CLOSE :pow: Today: Got IC piping done,...

SO CLOSE :pow:

Today: Got IC piping done, BOV, etc. New shorty air filter, removed clothes dryer intake. Fixed leaking block coolant drain. Replaced upper rad hose. Got wastegate clip installed....
Forum: projects & restorations 10-12-2014, 10:12 PM
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Posted By beepee
I did. :oops: Last stick I drove was a M46 with...

I did. :oops: Last stick I drove was a M46 with an autozone clutch.

Drove it to the parents place and back today. No excitement. Found a brand new replacement radiator hose and air filter in the...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2014, 12:52 PM
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Posted By beepee
Thumbs up So you are saying that engine compartment covered...

So you are saying that engine compartment covered in oil and soot, frayed injector harness and dry rotted hoses are cool, but my ****ty DIY megasquirt adapter scares you.



Wiring does not scare...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2014, 11:43 PM
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Posted By beepee
10/10/2014 - It only took a year. <iframe...

10/10/2014 - It only took a year.
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Q-exh2goJi8" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2014, 12:01 PM
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Posted By beepee
There are lots of people doing work on 2.4 still....

There are lots of people doing work on 2.4 still. I need to learn to tune before I can contirbute anything more than I have.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-10-2014, 01:35 AM
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Posted By beepee
Ok, so if I am looking at these right, it is set...

Ok, so if I am looking at these right, it is set correctly.... I think.

http://i.imgur.com/faf5gVLs.jpg (http://imgur.com/faf5gVL) http://i.imgur.com/LGTCCEes.jpg (http://imgur.com/LGTCCEe)

got...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-08-2014, 10:41 AM
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Posted By beepee
so last night i dumped 5 gallons of 93 in (tank...

so last night i dumped 5 gallons of 93 in (tank was less than 1/4 full) and ran the fuel pump for about 10 minutes to circulate the new fuel. no difference.

also tried changing req fuel, cranking...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-07-2014, 10:29 AM
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Posted By beepee
A little. Was going to use eBay header but ran...

A little. Was going to use eBay header but ran out of patience making the damn thing fit. Using a stock turbo manifold now.

Damn thing wouldn't idle when I started it last night. Kind of...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-06-2014, 06:44 PM
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Views: 208,230
Posted By beepee
Bahahaha I'm glad I am not the only one who had...

Bahahaha I'm glad I am not the only one who had that thought.

Also open turbo sounds amazing. Insta-boner.

Home soon I hope.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-06-2014, 10:21 AM
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Posted By beepee
It runs. Had lots of help. Details when I'm home...

It runs. Had lots of help. Details when I'm home tonight.

:-P
Forum: projects & restorations 11-25-2013, 05:58 AM
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Posted By beepee
The nerve block has had good results so far....

The nerve block has had good results so far. Won't know for sure until I'm off the morphine, but it feels promising. Kinda odd, like where there was pain there is now... nothing. Not numb, but like a...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-24-2013, 02:24 PM
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Posted By beepee
Yeah I am gonna have to re drill the stud holes...

Yeah I am gonna have to re drill the stud holes or elongate them or something.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-24-2013, 02:31 AM
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Posted By beepee
This **** is a pain in the ass. <iframe...

This **** is a pain in the ass.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/dlugE1u2esA" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-11-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 2,344
Views: 2,008,327
Posted By beepee
FYI: All BIN/XDF files hosted on jetronic.info...

FYI: All BIN/XDF files hosted on jetronic.info before it went down are available HERE: https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/2074311/jetronic/jetronicinfo_galleries_recovered.7z

I had to learn how...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-09-2013, 04:59 PM
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Posted By beepee
Exclamation hi guys. sorry i have dropped off the map and let...

hi guys. sorry i have dropped off the map and let jetronic.info go to ****. please don'nt hate me!

i injured my back early this year, and i'm getting married soon, which has really cut down on...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-23-2013, 03:12 PM
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Posted By beepee
only thing holding me up is that i need to do...

only thing holding me up is that i need to do some grinding to make the ebay manifold fit. I have an MRI tomorrow night so I have been waiting because I don't want to get an MRI with fresh metal bits...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-16-2013, 06:14 PM
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Posted By beepee
I would say sure but it's #$@# snowing and cold....

I would say sure but it's #$@# snowing and cold. I don't have the stones for a 500dollar-axle-repair scenario.

What's annoying is that it was like 65 out yesterday. T-shirt weather. :roll:
Forum: projects & restorations 02-15-2013, 03:32 PM
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Posted By beepee
I'm kinda afraid to take too much apart, this...

I'm kinda afraid to take too much apart, this **** is heavy and i am a weaksauce nerd.

Also, the rear suspension is kinda foreign to me. I think the bolt that backed out is for the 'upper torque...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-15-2013, 02:52 PM
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Views: 208,230
Posted By beepee
Car has been fine despite some irritating exhaust...

Car has been fine despite some irritating exhaust manifold leaks that I have been too lazy to address. DD'd the car up until recently, when this happened:
...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-13-2012, 10:54 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 38,372
Posted By beepee
did you just do the two or nut up and hone them...

did you just do the two or nut up and hone them all?
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