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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By rb92673
When I did my CD009 ont a '85 740 we used the...

When I did my CD009 ont a '85 740 we used the stock bellhousing, flywheel and pressure plate that was already connected to my dead M46 transmission with a 240sx clutch disc that Yoshifab provided.
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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 11:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,941
Posted By rb92673
Stock dog dish?

Stock dog dish?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,330
Posted By rb92673
So this happened at my last race. ...

So this happened at my last race.

https://i.imgur.com/ZDrI478l.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/maO2X9Al.jpg

Had a lot of other failures as well including wideband O2 sensor and in tank pump died.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-15-2021, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,941
Posted By rb92673
Volvo pressure plate and 240SX clutch disc.

Volvo pressure plate and 240SX clutch disc.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-13-2021, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 671
Posted By rb92673
I use that filter relocation kit on my endurance...

I use that filter relocation kit on my endurance 740 racecar. It works fine, but you might need more hose to reach the drivers fender but that should be easy to source. You could also make nicer...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-09-2021, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By rb92673
You could check with Yoshifab to see if he has a...

You could check with Yoshifab to see if he has a drive shaft you could order. I know he has done a 240.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,676
Posted By rb92673
If the rubber around the bearing is too squishy,...

If the rubber around the bearing is too squishy, you could try filling it with 3M Windo-Weld. I did that on my CD009 swap on my 740.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,671
Posted By rb92673
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-13-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,671
Posted By rb92673
Here is a cheaper bulkhead connector designed for...

Here is a cheaper bulkhead connector designed for fuel.

https://www.summitracing.com/parts/abt-cfd-504

It's some kind of plastic, not metal. I filled it with a fuel safe epoxy after I ran the...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2021, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,033
Posted By rb92673
I don't know the length, but you can buy the...

I don't know the length, but you can buy the shaft from Yoshifab.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,381
Posted By rb92673
Why do you need an adapter? Just take the oil...

Why do you need an adapter? Just take the oil filter off and screw the plate on. Then run your lines and the remote oil filter adapter.

The block is the same threads as your adapter kit.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-17-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,294
Posted By rb92673
On mine I have an oil cooler and a remote oil...

On mine I have an oil cooler and a remote oil filter. No idea who made the oil cooler.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,294
Posted By rb92673
My rebuilt squirter with new bearings and oil...

My rebuilt squirter with new bearings and oil pump seems to run 20 at idle and about 45-50 psi above 3k. VDO gauge/sender. 15W-40 diesel oil. It does drop on long left hander turns.
Forum: showroom 05-05-2021, 02:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,668
Posted By rb92673
^ This, plus there are another dozen car owners...

^ This, plus there are another dozen car owners in the paddock that would love to have Randy drive their car. It's great to see what a pro can do in your car.

The Porsche probably had a little...
Forum: showroom 05-04-2021, 05:54 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,668
Posted By rb92673
It looks like Randy had a little bit of the red...

It looks like Randy had a little bit of the red mist going on trying to pass that Porsche. He's enough of a pro that he should have seen the yellow and the hand out the window.

He sure is fast...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-23-2021, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,974
Posted By rb92673
Someone else's VE table won't help you, but there...

Someone else's VE table won't help you, but there are a bunch of Ignition Tables and AFR tables posted on this forum. You can build a VE table based upon your engine/injector characteristics and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-07-2021, 01:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,344
Posted By rb92673
If you are going to try and mate the engine to...

If you are going to try and mate the engine to the trans in the car, be prepared to curse for an hour or two trying to get the transmission and engine to line up and go together. My experience from...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-06-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,586
Posted By rb92673
If it makes it easier, here are the sensors and...

If it makes it easier, here are the sensors and connectors I ordered from Rock Auto:
DELPHI PS10081 Manifold Pressure (MAP) Sensor
DELPHI TS10077 Air Intake / Charge Temperature Sensor ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2021, 01:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,966
Posted By rb92673
That's how I usually figure it out. Usually...

That's how I usually figure it out. Usually takes 3 tries.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-05-2021, 01:10 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 32,001
Posted By rb92673
You have made that car really fast. 7th fastest...

You have made that car really fast. 7th fastest lap time out of 133 cars last weekend at Sonoma.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,966
Posted By rb92673
Mind blown, after taking the exhaust manifold off...

Mind blown, after taking the exhaust manifold off a dozen times I have never noticed that.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-05-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,586
Posted By rb92673
info@yoshifab.com or try Kenny or just...

info@yoshifab.com

or try Kenny

or just order the 8' harness and all the connectors and sensors from Rockauto and make your own.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-04-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,586
Posted By rb92673
Yoshifab might have a plug and play Microsquirt...

Yoshifab might have a plug and play Microsquirt harness for LH 2.4 that doesn't use the existing loom. I saw one for LH 2.2 he was testing.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-02-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,892
Posted By rb92673
Buy a cheap 1/8 npt fuel pressure sensor off ebay...

Buy a cheap 1/8 npt fuel pressure sensor off ebay and connect it to your fuel line somewhere. I connected at the banjo bolt on the fuel filter. Then connect to your microsquirt and log it.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-17-2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,729
Posted By rb92673
Check out this thread from a 240 that runs on the...

Check out this thread from a 240 that runs on the West Coast. He tried a bunch of stuff and settled on a Gripper on page 3. Team Bernal Dads, I know Randy has driven their car.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,205
Posted By rb92673
I couldn't find a 3.65mm anywhere and I think I...

I couldn't find a 3.65mm anywhere and I think I spent $15 shipped for it on ebay. I should have just called you. The rest I got from IPD for about $4 each.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,205
Posted By rb92673
Those will work too. The Go-No-Go versions have...

Those will work too. The Go-No-Go versions have a step in the feeler that is two sizes up. It makes it easier to figure out what the clearance is to me. I take the feelers out of the holder, so...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2021, 12:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,205
Posted By rb92673
Do yourself a favor and get some Go-No-Go feeler...

Do yourself a favor and get some Go-No-Go feeler gauges. Makes it so much easier.

Lisle 68150 Go-No-Go Feeler Gauge - $12 on amazon.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-09-2021, 12:00 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,228
Posted By rb92673
Thanks for the advice. I’m going to send it....

Thanks for the advice. I’m going to send it. What’s the worse that can happen?

Knock knock. Who’s there? Rod.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-08-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,228
Posted By rb92673
Ignition table

Ignition table
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-08-2021, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,228
Posted By rb92673
I went from VX cam to IPD Turbo cam, re-shimmed. ...

I went from VX cam to IPD Turbo cam, re-shimmed. Same head, but I don't know about compression ratio. Block was decked for first time, head had been decked previously. Stock Elring HG.

I don't...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-08-2021, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,228
Posted By rb92673
I asked the tuner to build in a margin of safety....

I asked the tuner to build in a margin of safety. He said he tuned the spark, then backed it off a couple of degrees. The difference in HP was minuscule. I have never heard knock on the old...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 03-08-2021, 06:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,228
Posted By rb92673
New Engine - Same Tune?

I installed Microsquirt on an unknown mileage B230FT with T3/T4 50 trim turbo. I had a local shop dyno tune it. Peak 187 TQ / 200 RWHP @ ~12 PSI. Since then I used auto-tune and megalog viewer to...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-02-2021, 10:56 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 111,573
Posted By rb92673
So I was down at Yoshifab last weekend, I saw a...

So I was down at Yoshifab last weekend, I saw a 240 with a CD009. It must have had a top mount shifter. I was told it took a considerable amount of 'adjusting' the transmission tunnel for it to fit.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-25-2021, 02:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,259
Posted By rb92673
B230FT - 200 RWHP - VX cam (was etched on end...

B230FT - 200 RWHP
- VX cam (was etched on end of cam)
- Billet rods
- Microsquirt
- T3/T4 50 trim @ 12 PSI
- DEKA 80#
- 2.5" exhaust - no cat (not street driven)
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-22-2021, 04:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,688
Posted By rb92673
I believe there is a loop there that if unplugged...

I believe there is a loop there that if unplugged will kill power to the ECU or something.

Edit: looking at the 1985 wiring diagram, it appears to kill the starter circuit. YMMV
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,562
Posted By rb92673
I purchased a new LH 2.2 distributor for my 740. ...

I purchased a new LH 2.2 distributor for my 740. The key on the back was 180 degress off. Maybe your new one is the same.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-19-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,241
Posted By rb92673
Mine was doing similar. I had a burnt exhaust...

Mine was doing similar. I had a burnt exhaust valve. It was pushing un-burnt fuel into the exhaust manifold where it would ignite. Made for great turbo spin up, 20 psi at 4500 rpm.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,605
Posted By rb92673
When I rebuilt my spare block last summer,...

When I rebuilt my spare block last summer, Cylinders 1 and 4 were too worn for oversize pistons and had to be sleeved. Cylinders 2 and 3 were within spec for +1 pistons.

Your machine shop should...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2021, 03:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,081
Posted By rb92673
I have had this problem for a while. I have...

I have had this problem for a while. I have tried many different solutions. None have worked. If you figure something out, please share. I'm about ready to weld the hot side to the manifold.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-04-2021, 07:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,354
Posted By rb92673
The Megasquirt/Microsquirt documentation is...

The Megasquirt/Microsquirt documentation is pretty good.

https://www.msextra.com/manuals/

Tunerstudio, which is a separate piece of software, is used to program the Megasquirt.

I am using a...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,935
Posted By rb92673
Drilled rotors look cool, but they are more prone...

Drilled rotors look cool, but they are more prone to cracking than blanks on a race track. Pads and brake fluid are more important in my opinion.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,669
Posted By rb92673
Can you disconnect the timing belt and put an...

Can you disconnect the timing belt and put an impact driver on the shaft that drives the oil pump and spin if for a bit? That is how I primed mine out of the car.

After I put in the car I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-15-2021, 04:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,644
Posted By rb92673
For our racing series before we moved to onboard...

For our racing series before we moved to onboard fire suppression, each car was required to carry an A, B, C rated fire extinguisher. At least 5 pounds. It is best to get one with a metal head with...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,338
Posted By rb92673
Does it really matter? These blocks go hundreds...

Does it really matter? These blocks go hundreds of thousands of miles without special oils. Don't the bores and rings wear out before the bearings?

Diesel oils are nice because they have...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-08-2021, 04:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,879
Posted By rb92673
Maybe a better crankcase ventilation system or...

Maybe a better crankcase ventilation system or renew the stock? Replace seals and gaskets if you can before you drop it it?

When I put a bigger turbo on it, my tired engine started leaking oil...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,255
Posted By rb92673
The B230 green book TP 30518/10 I have says...

The B230 green book TP 30518/10 I have says torques apply to oiled nuts and bolts. It covers 700 82-91 and 940 91.

Torque specs you documented are the same.

So maybe you are under torqued?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-08-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,932
Posted By rb92673
I don't have a low pressure pump, it has not...

I don't have a low pressure pump, it has not leaked. Previously I figured out how to do it between the fuel line and rail but it involved a fuel line -> -6AN female, a -6AN male to female with 1/8...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-07-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,932
Posted By rb92673
I put my sensor on a banjo bolt coming off the...

I put my sensor on a banjo bolt coming off the fuel filter.

https://www.glowshiftdirect.com/fuel-pressure-banjo-bolt-thread-adapter-for-24-valve-cummins/
Forum: performance & modifications 12-04-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,655
Posted By rb92673
Yes. I have spent hours trying to find Inconel...

Yes. I have spent hours trying to find Inconel studs. M10 x 1.5 specifically. RX7 studs are alleged to be Inconel.
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