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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-14-2022, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 194
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The corner lights use the two tabs to attach to...

The corner lights use the two tabs to attach to the headlight. there should be 2 small screws used to attach the two pieces together. The headlight is attached with 4 nuts.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2022, 12:53 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 629
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The distance to the firewall is pretty close when...

The distance to the firewall is pretty close when it is mounted. Probably can slide a hand flat against the firewall but that's about it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-09-2022, 12:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 629
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Did you move the distributor to the front of the...

Did you move the distributor to the front of the engine or is it still at the back?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-03-2022, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 416
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The gutter to gutter width is "41 From...

The gutter to gutter width is "41
From windshield to rear tailgate hinge is "91
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-02-2022, 11:53 PM
Replies: 14
740: B230fs ???
Views: 843
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I'm down to help either way if you are gonna go...

I'm down to help either way if you are gonna go down. I could take a look at the AW71 while I'm there.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-01-2022, 09:25 PM
Replies: 14
740: B230fs ???
Views: 843
Posted By wht_245wagoon
ok

ok
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-01-2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
740: B230fs ???
Views: 843
Posted By wht_245wagoon
What yard are you going to? I might be able to...

What yard are you going to? I might be able to help on Sunday if you need some.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-01-2022, 04:35 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,614
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Here is a 89' B230 that they want for 2K. Nothing...

Here is a 89' B230 that they want for 2K. Nothing upgraded just stage "0".
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-01-2022, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 655
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I might have one on an old cluster. I will check...

I might have one on an old cluster. I will check when I get home tonight.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-31-2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By wht_245wagoon
It says to mix 1:1 with distilled water. So I'm...

It says to mix 1:1 with distilled water. So I'm guessing its full strength.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2022, 12:03 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The newest update is the car idles and DRIVES!!...

The newest update is the car idles and DRIVES!! it also doesn't want to rattle itself apart. I drove around the block and noticed a couple of things.

1. It needs an alignment bad, I can probably...
Forum: website & board 10-20-2022, 11:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,093
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I never got a chance to meet him. My condolences...

I never got a chance to meet him. My condolences to the family.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-17-2022, 12:37 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Yep, all the sensors are connected. Everything is...

Yep, all the sensors are connected. Everything is back together. If I take a look inside the MAF there are cracks where the wire is connected. I will try and take a closeup photo.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-16-2022, 05:19 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Cleaning the MAF didn't change anything. I will...

Cleaning the MAF didn't change anything. I will be on the lookout for either a new one or a used one that works. The next issue on the agenda is that when I move the transmission into reverse on the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-15-2022, 09:15 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I cleaned it and will see if it was just dirty....

I cleaned it and will see if it was just dirty. If that doesn't work then I'll pick up another one. had to change gears and reinstall the upper driveshaft.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-15-2022, 04:35 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I will look into getting another one. Because I...

I will look into getting another one. Because I did a +t will the N/A MAF work or would I need a completely different one? What is a good number for the A/F gauge to read? mine currently fluctuates...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-15-2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I checked the faulty connector and went through...

I checked the faulty connector and went through the no start guide on the first page. The car STARTS and idles. it will idle when the MAF is disconnected but it i plug it back in the car will...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-14-2022, 08:41 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Here is the latest. Everything is back together....

Here is the latest. Everything is back together. I have replaced the needed shims. The motor is timed correctly and all the fluids have been filled. The engine attempted to crank but didn't fire up....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-26-2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Small update, I measured the valve clearance and...

Small update, I measured the valve clearance and needed to order a couple shims that I didn't have. When I get back from vacation I will have everything ready to finalize the build and check to see...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2022, 05:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I did, but I didn't have to tap it in. I was able...

I did, but I didn't have to tap it in. I was able to just press the pin in by hand without much resistance.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2022, 05:00 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Quick question regarding the guide pin on the...

Quick question regarding the guide pin on the camshaft. Is it supposed to need a hammer or mallet to install or should you be able to push it in by hand?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-23-2022, 01:34 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
New head gasket it on, will start the reassembly...

New head gasket it on, will start the reassembly and checking valve clearance.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2022, 04:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Yea, I've found them just need to wait till I get...

Yea, I've found them just need to wait till I get paid. Since this is a project car and not my daily I have funds set aside each check for parts and such. Last check was gone with fluids and other...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2022, 03:35 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I'll have to order one when I get paid.

I'll have to order one when I get paid.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2022, 01:37 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Yea the engine never got hot and bolts didn't get...

Yea the engine never got hot and bolts didn't get the retorque per book. For the most part the engine idled as I was trying to see why my tach doesn't function.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2022, 01:08 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I originally had the gauge sender plug into the...

I originally had the gauge sender plug into the remote setup and it worked. I wanted to set it up on in the stock location so I moved it. I am going to put it back. So that I have both the dummy...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2022, 12:09 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I followed the book instructions when putting the...

I followed the book instructions when putting the head back on and installed the crank. I needed to rotate it to get the #1 to TDC and it was smooth. When it ran before my oil guage worked great. I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2022, 10:20 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Update. Thank you for the suggestion on checking...

Update. Thank you for the suggestion on checking the hoses. I took a look at the relocation hoses and they were set to in-in and out-out so the oil would go into the filter but not back out again....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2022, 05:48 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I will check it when I get off of work and check...

I will check it when I get off of work and check to see if I got the hoses backwards.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2022, 03:39 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Can you check for oil pressure with the head off...

Can you check for oil pressure with the head off or does it need to go back on? I have an oil pressure gauge that I put the stock hole with an adapter but can switch it back to the stock sensor.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-20-2022, 11:07 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I remember the engine having oil pressure before...

I remember the engine having oil pressure before and the oil pressure light never came on. I still need to remove the oil pan and check to see if the oil pump seals are good and that it is engaging...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2022, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,521
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I don't know if these would work, they might have...

I don't know if these would work, they might have the tool to remove the wire connection from the plug. I haven't seen that type of plug. Sorry couldn't be more help.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2022, 11:21 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I will check the lines to see if I may have put...

I will check the lines to see if I may have put them on backwards, before I drain the pan. If they are on backwards I will correct the lines and refill. Can I put oil down the dipstick hole since the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2022, 12:26 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I added an oil filter relocation kit to my...

I added an oil filter relocation kit to my passenger fender.

https://i.postimg.cc/TYSwNgfm/IMG-20211110-195511-120.webp

https://i.postimg.cc/fR9bGyRP/IMG-20211110-195511-043.webp
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 11:59 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
That is correct. I could have the aux shaft not...

That is correct. I could have the aux shaft not aligned with the oil pump, but if that was the case would it pump oil through the filter?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 10:44 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The engine was not removed for the +T. Since the...

The engine was not removed for the +T. Since the head is off I'm gonna blow out the passages and see if anything comes out. Since the car is still NOP I can really dig into it and make it right from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I think I may have clogged the threads by using...

I think I may have clogged the threads by using anti-seize on the threads instead of oil. Could that be part of the issue? I will still drop the pan and take a look at the oil pump.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 05:24 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The oil pressure light would go out on the...

The oil pressure light would go out on the dashboard. I was spinning the aux shaft with my impact quick enough to spit out oil. I put brand new seals on the oil pump transfer pipe. Probably need to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 04:48 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I took the head off to check and see if the head...

I took the head off to check and see if the head gasket was on correctly. I have attached photos of the block and the underside of the head. When I spin the intermediate shaft the shaft at the oil...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 01:57 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Hopefully this can answer some questions so...

Hopefully this can answer some questions

so you replaced the head and then ?... then tried to start it but it never started ? Got the car running and with the old head. Drove it home and went to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2022, 01:23 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
If I blow air into my spare 530 head at each oil...

If I blow air into my spare 530 head at each oil passage for the cam they all come out the same hole which is for the head bolt. Is that correct or are there other passages that I am missing. Just...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2022, 11:38 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Could my oil relocation and sandwich plate effect...

Could my oil relocation and sandwich plate effect it or possibly just the filter. I'm gonna blow air in my spare head to see where the oil passages are. It might be the head I grabbed from the yard...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2022, 10:10 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I removed my oil filter and if I spin the shaft...

I removed my oil filter and if I spin the shaft oil comes out.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2022, 09:24 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Would it be able to remove the pvc box and the...

Would it be able to remove the pvc box and the shaft from there and reinstall or do I need to pull the pan?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2022, 07:47 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
If the intermediate shaft spins and no oil comes...

If the intermediate shaft spins and no oil comes up does that mean the oil pump isn't connected correctly? Don't want to go through all the trouble of putting it all back together if there is a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-17-2022, 04:17 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
Can I install the cam by itself just to check...

Can I install the cam by itself just to check valve lash or do I need to wait for the washer and install everything?. I just finished fishing out the pin from the cam.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I have 2 on the way, should be here next week....

I have 2 on the way, should be here next week. What would be another option to smooth out the cam and the cap?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2022, 02:45 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I do not, I haven't really met anyone local on...

I do not, I haven't really met anyone local on the forums. Been flying solo for majority of the time.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2022, 02:42 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
I have pins in the mail coming and also getting a...

I have pins in the mail coming and also getting a belt. I have a wire wheel and the green scotch-brite. Do you happen to know the size of the pin? I can pick up one so I can check the valve lash and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2022, 02:14 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,622
Posted By wht_245wagoon
The washer did have a notch for the pin on the...

The washer did have a notch for the pin on the cam. The caps were on the correct way. I will check the Plastigauge for the clearence. I have another set of caps from another head.
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