home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 168
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: itlksez
Forum: projects & restorations 06-17-2021, 05:14 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Thanks Jerd. I had a turbo and manifold on...

Thanks Jerd.

I had a turbo and manifold on my bench for a month, figuring out all the details of a retrofit. I was just about ready to pull the trigger, and I backed out. Itís running good enough...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Thanks Curt! Mini-updateÖ Nearly 2000...

Thanks Curt!

Mini-updateÖ

Nearly 2000 miles of seat time so far.

Iíve been doing little improvements as they pop up. Nothing really major enough to report, until yesterday. Iíve had an...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2021, 03:16 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
There are plans.... :oogle:

There are plans.... :oogle:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By itlksez
Thanks for the input. Iím one to avoid engine...

Thanks for the input. Iím one to avoid engine work unless itís necessary, but Iíll keep that in mind.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By itlksez
Thanks! Itís literally been a dream come true. It...

Thanks! Itís literally been a dream come true. It looks factory at a glance, but the people who know their way around cars will start to notice little Easter eggs. Once they come over and ask about...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-26-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Small update: Iíve been driving the snot out of...

Small update: Iíve been driving the snot out of this thing, and Iíve racked up nearly 2k miles on it so far. Worst mpg was around 17, best was 23.

We even flat towed it down to Moab behind the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By itlksez
Thanks for the input Duder. I’ve got the water...

Thanks for the input Duder. I’ve got the water cooled turbo, and I have the unused coolant lines, so I planned on using them if it was feasible.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By itlksez
Cool. Thanks for the reply. I really wonít be...

Cool. Thanks for the reply. I really wonít be needing it much; Iím actually really pleased with the power, but thereíre just a few hills and a mountain pass around here that I could use an extra push...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2021, 12:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By itlksez
Interesting. Iím curious why?

Interesting. Iím curious why?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,832
Posted By itlksez
Coolant supply for turbo

Iím heavily considering adding a turbo to my project.

Iím running an 87 B230F. It currently has no heater connected, and the heater hose lines are looped. Would those be sufficient to feed the...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2021, 02:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,665
Posted By itlksez
Awesome. Thank you so much.

Awesome. Thank you so much.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-09-2021, 01:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,665
Posted By itlksez
Ballast Resistor?

1987 740, B230f, LH-Jetronic 2.2

Quick question: I swapped this engine into an old Jeep. I had an issue with power to the coil during the swap, so I ran 12v directly to the coil (through a diode...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-11-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,143
Posted By itlksez
I pulled an old 850 fuel tank into the shop so I...

I pulled an old 850 fuel tank into the shop so I could get the fuel sender and pump out of it (and 10 gallons of free gas for plowing!). I can get started on the little things...

The current tank...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-05-2021, 12:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
Ok. I got it running with the flex plate and the...

Ok. I got it running with the flex plate and the CPS wires in standard orientation. Runs well.

With the flex plate still in place, I swapped the wires on the CPS... and it runs... the same?!

I...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-04-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
I’m regretting this. :lol: Everything is...

I’m regretting this. :lol:

Everything is hooked up the way it was, and I can’t get it to fire. :grrr:
I’ll try again later. Hopefully the battery was just too low.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-03-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
I’m going to revisit this. I’ve had this whole...

I’m going to revisit this. I’ve had this whole mess on marketplace for a few weeks and had zero inquiries. It’s worth more to me as parts than what I have it listed for. I’m gonna drag everything...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-01-2021, 12:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,143
Posted By itlksez
That’s right. Just by moving the intake valves...

That’s right. Just by moving the intake valves into the head raised the hp from 60 to a whopping 72!! :oogle:

Also, they were about 450 lbs.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,143
Posted By itlksez
Thanks! It’s a ‘62 CJ3B, the red headed...

Thanks!

It’s a ‘62 CJ3B, the red headed stepchild of the early jeeps. In order to fit a taller engine, they just raised the hood, grill and cowl 4”. It made for an interesting look!

Here it was...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,143
Posted By itlksez
*sigh* Another Volvo engine in another old jeep

Me again. :-P
Be prepared... Redneck machining is about to go down.

In case you missed it before, I put a redblock and an m45 in a Ď49 Willys CJ3A. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-22-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
Thanks for the detailed reply, and it makes...

Thanks for the detailed reply, and it makes sense, but I’ve already disconnected everything, wheeled it out of the shop and put the battery back in the dump truck. My motivation for this just tanked...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-22-2020, 08:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
I got enough of the harness hooked up to a...

I got enough of the harness hooked up to a battery today for this to run. First I tried it with the flex plate to establish a baseline. I didn't have all the sensors and vacuum switches hooked up, so...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-22-2020, 07:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,083
Posted By itlksez
PM sent

PM sent
Forum: performance & modifications 12-21-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
Right?!! Iíve searched every possible thread on...

Right?!! Iíve searched every possible thread on this subject, and I havenít seen one reference to this being an issue. My only real pause is from seeing every clutch conversion kit that is on the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
Yes, the flywheel has solids where the flex plate...

Yes, the flywheel has solids where the flex plate has gaps. They line up perfectly.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
Well... the blue one will get the stable, and...

Well... the blue one will get the stable, and this one will stay out in the pasture. :lol:
Itís for my plow Jeep. Iím tired of dealing with a choke and 80 year old technology when itís 20į outside....
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
My plan is to run the ‘93 flywheel on the ‘01...

My plan is to run the ‘93 flywheel on the ‘01 engine, adapt a truck transmission and transfer case to it and run it in a Jeep.

I really have no idea what ECU is in it, or how to even check? It...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 02:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
The flex plate is from an ‘01 V70, the flywheel...

The flex plate is from an ‘01 V70, the flywheel is from a ‘93 850.

When I looked up a flex plate for the 93, this is what comes up. It has a gap for a break.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By itlksez
CPS Tone ring question

Does a crank position sensor sense the little gaps, or just the break in the ďtoneĒ?

I have an older single mass flywheel replacing a newer flex plate, and the solids vs gaps are opposite. With...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,083
Posted By itlksez
960 Bellhousing depth

Hey guys, Iíve searched and searched thinking this info must be out there, but I canít find it if it is. Do any of you know the face-to-face depth of the removable 960 bellhousing?

TIA
Forum: projects & restorations 09-21-2020, 03:25 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Hereís a mod I did that I forgot to post. ...

Hereís a mod I did that I forgot to post.

This is using a shortened Volvo driveshaft up front, complete with the 740 carrier bearing. In 4wd, I was getting quite a bit of flop and vibration...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-20-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Maybe in 5-10 years if I get bored with this,...

Maybe in 5-10 years if I get bored with this, Iíll be back for updates. It would be killer.

Meanwhile, I have a whiteblock 5 with welded spiders sitting here for my next project. :oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-19-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
I know, right? I left room for a turbo, but...

I know, right?
I left room for a turbo, but realistically, it would take a major rebuild of the intake manifold and air box, not to mention I donít have room for an intercooler, and the extra heat...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2020, 05:54 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Thanks guys! No gauge on this one. I...

Thanks guys!



No gauge on this one. I just have a switch that kicks it on at 90psi and off at 120psi, and a master switch that only runs it when I want. I wanted to keep a very minimalist,...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
So I guess Iíll put this thread to bed. Iíve been...

So I guess Iíll put this thread to bed. Iíve been driving this thing around, and itís an absolute hoot to drive. Hereís a dump of finished pics.

https://i.imgur.com/JpKw1qK.jpg
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-26-2020, 10:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,308
Posted By itlksez
Thanks MasterBlaster. That was a huge help. I...

Thanks MasterBlaster. That was a huge help. I decided to hook it up and see what happens. It’s an expensive auto meter gauge that has like 6 presets and a programmable option. As long as it is...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2020, 08:28 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Thanks brickcupra! Iíll throw this up...

Thanks brickcupra!



Iíll throw this up here in case it helps anyone in the future.
I got aftermarket VDO gauges for this thing. They sent me the wrong sending units (SAE) for the water temp...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-19-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,308
Posted By itlksez
I’m 99% sure it’s an ‘87. It has four wires...

I’m 99% sure it’s an ‘87.
It has four wires coming out of the top of the sender. Black is ground, purple is for the pump. The other two are in question.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-19-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,308
Posted By itlksez
Fuel gauge sender wires

I have two wires coming from my sender. One is brown, the other is white/gray. Both show 100% resistance (tester doesnít move) when tested to (-) independently, and they show zero resistance (gauge...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,501
Posted By itlksez
Man, you’re on it! Thank you so much!

Man, you’re on it! Thank you so much!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,716
Posted By itlksez
Thank you so much! My google-fu was failing me on...

Thank you so much! My google-fu was failing me on that one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2020, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,501
Posted By itlksez
Water temp sensor Q

On my Redblock (Ď87 740), there are two sensors in the water jacket under the intake. One to the left, and one to the right of the knock sensor. Can anyone tell me what each sensor is for? I seem to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-14-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,716
Posted By itlksez
740 bus cover

Does anyone know where I can source the plastic cover for the (+) bus in this pic? It came from a 740 I believe. I lost it. The rest of the housing doesnít have a part number on it.
...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-11-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Itís slowly coming together. New tires and wheels...

Itís slowly coming together. New tires and wheels are on.

https://i.imgur.com/Cpf7ToZ.jpg

I took it for an awesome test drive the other day, but only after a 7-hour fight with an intermittent...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-27-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
I sold my beloved fat-tired dirt bike so I could...

I sold my beloved fat-tired dirt bike so I could get this project finished. I spent enough on parts the other day that it got my credit card locked. Updates should go straight to the finish line from...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-30-2020, 12:26 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 102,841
Posted By itlksez
That’s beautiful.

That’s beautiful.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-23-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Hereís what Iím dealing with everywhere. Itís 71...

Hereís what Iím dealing with everywhere. Itís 71 years of abuse and poorly executed bodywork.
Thatís a straightedge up against the inner rear wheelhouse.

https://i.imgur.com/UKnPAyc.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2020, 07:34 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Thanks Matt. The tub is mostly new...

Thanks Matt.

The tub is mostly new metal.... The trouble spots, at least. I replaced the sides at the beginning of this build and stretched the rear wheel openings 3” rearward. Enough to help...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-22-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Itís all back apart for hopefully the last time. ...

Itís all back apart for hopefully the last time.

https://i.imgur.com/0SseLEd.jpg

Cage and components are painted...

https://i.imgur.com/M7oQUd7.jpg
http://https://i.imgur.com/EkxvCvx.jpg...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-23-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Thanks guys! Not sure which tubing...

Thanks guys!



Not sure which tubing youíre referring to, so Iíll go through them all....

The main 1 3/4Ē roll cage tubing was bent with this bender:...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-20-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 107,362
Posted By itlksez
Itís been a while since Iíve updated. Floor is...

Itís been a while since Iíve updated.
Floor is basically done.

https://i.imgur.com/SvcjdxV.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/rDY3VIM.jpg

Built a cover for the battery.
...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 168

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:15 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.