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Forum: events 08-18-2021, 02:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,798
Posted By Jack
Aktchually SHE is bringing me AND her car

Aktchually
SHE is bringing me AND her car
Forum: events 08-18-2021, 01:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,798
Posted By Jack
Loser My other half is the one that informed...

Loser
My other half is the one that informed me of this
Forum: showroom 08-17-2021, 02:28 AM
Replies: 2,817
Views: 1,573,642
Posted By Jack
Jealousy or being a redhead is not an attractive...

Jealousy or being a redhead is not an attractive quality
Forum: showroom 08-16-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 2,817
Views: 1,573,642
Posted By Jack
Volvo stamped coin - one side is blank. I (not my...

Volvo stamped coin - one side is blank. I (not my LOSER girlfriend) found this in a 240 brown dashboard coin tray
never seen one before - any ideas
https://i.imgur.com/u2Vmosrh.jpg

(not a...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,023
Posted By Jack
No that also doesn’t work… unless somehow you got...

No that also doesn’t work… unless somehow you got it working
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2021, 03:47 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 312,801
Posted By Jack
thank you. opened up the port and made...

thank you.

opened up the port and made these, even if weld brakes off it will just wedge itself into the port
exhaust was a little more extensive

need more fiddling but you get the idea...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2021, 02:40 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,023
Posted By Jack
vw rabbits how the hell can one print...

vw rabbits



how the hell can one print or save images from that website ?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2021, 02:30 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 310,325
Posted By Jack
better be OEM volvo ones ...

better be OEM volvo ones

https://i.imgur.com/8aI8q1Qh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 76,331
Posted By Jack
Good point. Missed that on my phone !! ...

Good point.

Missed that on my phone !!


Next Time need to squint better
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2021, 06:03 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 76,331
Posted By Jack
That’s “scrap yard” is my backyard

That’s “scrap yard” is my backyard
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2021, 02:02 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 312,801
Posted By Jack
I'm not waiting for you Thank you...

I'm not waiting for you



Thank you Dean

minor update - I have been busy with other projects

did my intake, crossmember and inside of ashtray to match the valve cover
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2021, 09:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
Huge increase in Sprung weight and reduction in...

Huge increase in Sprung weight and reduction in breaking force


edit think of all the DONK boi vehicles with huge ass heavy wheels on stock brakes
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-03-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,104
Posted By Jack
Read

Read
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
My favorite example is the 2jz 800hp? 245 in...

My favorite example is the 2jz 800hp? 245 in Sweden

Guy makes a #viral video doing smoke #drift etc

Few years later … less popular video …he says hes selling the engine and needs to rebuild...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
You said you made 110hp in your thread ^ my...

You said you made 110hp in your thread

^ my point being is that bushings, sway bars aren’t enough . Firewall junction above the already thin frame rails cracks even with stock suspension
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
:nod: with my pizza cutter wheels I have more fun...

:nod: with my pizza cutter wheels I have more fun a lower speeds than I do in better handling/ faster cars

going though the mountain passes around here I still get people pulling over to let me...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2021, 10:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
Volvo rally cars used 5.5 (Iirc) Chrysler wheels ...

Volvo rally cars used 5.5 (Iirc) Chrysler wheels
I wouldn’t go any bigger


4 vs 4.5 wagon wheels makes no difference

And I have those on my sedan
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
Exclamation I just don’t understand fashion Obviously

I just don’t understand fashion


Obviously
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
Those damn things weigh a ton

Those damn things weigh a ton
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2021, 12:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,285
Posted By Jack
I bet steering will be very hard and the factory...

I bet steering will be very hard and the factory front end that already twists/ cracks etc with even stock wheels will soon develop issues
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-02-2021, 01:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,104
Posted By Jack
Good to know I’ll check it out too

Good to know I’ll check it out too
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-02-2021, 01:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,104
Posted By Jack
I use to sell their product (there’s a few...

I use to sell their product (there’s a few companies) I will call them next
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-01-2021, 01:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,104
Posted By Jack
Shoebox Ford with Chrysler 300 IMO Yes...

Shoebox Ford with Chrysler 300 IMO


Yes that shade … lmk
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2021, 08:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,104
Posted By Jack
:facepalm: ^Those things are ugly on Amazons...

:facepalm:

^Those things are ugly on Amazons …
…well the Amazons were designed in the 50s

No like a tinfoil hat but for your windshield
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-30-2021, 03:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,220
Posted By Jack
Rebuild the engine again

Rebuild the engine again
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2021, 09:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,219
Posted By Jack
Take intake boot off and see if the turbine is...

Take intake boot off and see if the turbine is rubbing/ lots of play
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2021, 09:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,219
Posted By Jack
Turbo or your ****ed something with timing belt ...

Turbo or your ****ed something with timing belt

Isolate where the sound it coming from because it’s hard to tell without being there
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2021, 08:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,826
Posted By Jack
Interesting on citric acid, have you used it on...

Interesting on citric acid, have you used it on exhaust turbines?



I have access to a 25x10ft blasting room… but sand would I be too rough IMO …( we actually use iron media)...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-29-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 310,325
Posted By Jack
You guys and your secrets

You guys and your secrets
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2021, 02:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,826
Posted By Jack
Good idea

Good idea
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-29-2021, 02:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,826
Posted By Jack
Try dyi soda blaster

Try dyi soda blaster
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-28-2021, 10:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,826
Posted By Jack
Crusty turbo hot side turbine —- how to clean ?

Doing a turbo rebuild

Looking for suggestions on what to use on the hot side turbine. I used brass bristle dermal before it was ok

Any chemical that will loosen that crud up?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-27-2021, 09:49 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,550
Posted By Jack
So did dusenbergs etc At the time the steel...

So did dusenbergs etc

At the time the steel cables brakes were better than hydraulic stuff
Forum: performance & modifications 04-27-2021, 09:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,897
Posted By Jack
The pictures need to be life sized to figure this...

The pictures need to be life sized to figure this out
Forum: projects & restorations 04-27-2021, 02:30 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 19,303
Posted By Jack
Beautiful. I always loved that interior. What’s...

Beautiful. I always loved that interior. What’s the exterior color code it looks more red than the 75 orange my gf has
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 11,550
Posted By Jack
I found 122 single circuit brakes to be great ...

I found 122 single circuit brakes to be great

If you rebuild your system there should be no concern for pedal failure, you can feel it coming on anyway

There’s no need for boosters
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-23-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,104
Posted By Jack
What sunshade fits the amazon

The one that I got from amazon does not fit my amazon windshield


Know any that do ?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2021, 11:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,727
Posted By Jack
yes crank pulley ...

yes crank pulley
https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/YKYAAOSwTzBd7x03/s-l500.jpgthats why I said Take off crank pulley and make sure it didn’t slip or was installed the wrong way


then check timing...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2021, 11:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,727
Posted By Jack
Take off crank pulley and make sure it didn’t...

Take off crank pulley and make sure it didn’t slip or was installed the wrong way

Then adjust valves
Check adjust timing
Adjust carbs and re check timing
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,854
Posted By Jack
Super pro doesn’t make them Vp carries only...

Super pro doesn’t make them

Vp carries only few

Ipd has them but I don’t like ipd

Hi Perfomance is getting me a set from the motherland
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-20-2021, 12:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,854
Posted By Jack
220 amazon aka wagon rear suspension poly bushings ?

anyone know the source ?

I can only find "stock" rubber replacements
Forum: article composition 04-19-2021, 02:21 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 164,074
Posted By Jack
Needs more hairy bear with hammer

Needs more hairy bear with hammer
Forum: projects & restorations 04-18-2021, 08:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 26,573
Posted By Jack
Thanks Matt, ¢17 an hour self employment pay...

Thanks Matt, ¢17 an hour self employment pay helped make it happen



Thank you
I had my apprentice hold it with both hands and I made sure he didn’t zip me up until I was done
Forum: projects & restorations 04-18-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 26,573
Posted By Jack
my measuring stick. everything was within spec! ...

my measuring stick. everything was within spec!
https://i.imgur.com/9WGQhnZh.jpg

inner fender to firewall
https://i.imgur.com/M5cbFpth.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/ctL2OArh.jpg


fender on
Forum: showroom 04-18-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 608
Posted By Jack
Dealer installed option not factory

Dealer installed option not factory
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2021, 01:06 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 153,566
Posted By Jack
Comes with free rock through it

Comes with free rock through it
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2021, 12:35 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 153,566
Posted By Jack
stop making excuses there's enough change...

stop making excuses

there's enough change on that center console to buy yourself few min at the coin carwash
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2021, 12:31 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 312,801
Posted By Jack
decided to clean up the casting marks on the...

decided to clean up the casting marks on the stock and short weber intake prior to getting it coated

on weber I welded up the ONE side for PCV - will be running it to exhaust ...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2021, 12:21 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 153,566
Posted By Jack
your roof box is stupid

your roof box is stupid
Forum: projects & restorations 04-07-2021, 04:28 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 26,573
Posted By Jack
Ah good. I have an old snap on alignment set that...

Ah good. I have an old snap on alignment set that I’ll use it from that

I wasn’t sure about them holes
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