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Forum: showroom Yesterday, 02:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 16,812
Posted By linuxman51
believe so. I'll find some other means to send up...

believe so. I'll find some other means to send up smoke signals if I've lost it.
Forum: showroom Yesterday, 08:59 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 16,812
Posted By linuxman51
it's funny, I was looking at that same subframe...

it's funny, I was looking at that same subframe setup about 2 weeks ago (it's probably still open in one of my 47 tabs actually). I may hit you up one afternoon/evening/whatever & talk about that guy.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-20-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 564
Posted By linuxman51
it'd be more than 3 wires, but it wouldn't be...

it'd be more than 3 wires, but it wouldn't be much. you'd need the map sensor, a 3 wire distributor (or lock out the vr input in the b21 distro, either or), and an ignition module with it's...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-19-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,759
Posted By linuxman51
I'd think that'd be fine

I'd think that'd be fine
Forum: performance & modifications 10-19-2020, 07:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,759
Posted By linuxman51
I doubt I'll go that small. I have appearances to...

I doubt I'll go that small. I have appearances to maintain and such.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2020, 11:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,759
Posted By linuxman51
I'm probably going to get a couple sleeved back...

I'm probably going to get a couple sleeved back stock for various purposes, it's easier than trying to dig up replacement engines anymore, and having known quantities would be nice.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-14-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,090
Posted By linuxman51
cheap and engine dyno normally don't go together,...

cheap and engine dyno normally don't go together, neither does cheap and cylinder pressure monitoring (although it's been some time since I've looked at anything that can do that)
Forum: performance & modifications 10-13-2020, 10:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,887
Posted By linuxman51
the limiter on the gold car is around 8400,...

the limiter on the gold car is around 8400, hasn't been a problem yet and I don't forsee any issues with it. Stock F pistons, hbeam rods.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-07-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,989
Posted By linuxman51
A+ for sure on this one, sticking with the stock...

A+ for sure on this one, sticking with the stock ecu or getting something aftermarket?
Forum: performance & modifications 10-05-2020, 10:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,721
Posted By linuxman51
did you take the boost controller off? some of...

did you take the boost controller off? some of the cheap boost controllers... well, don't.
Forum: events 10-03-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
nooooo

nooooo
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,260
Posted By linuxman51
post a pic of the plugs if you've got one

post a pic of the plugs if you've got one
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,260
Posted By linuxman51
are you using the turbo ECU and EZK?

are you using the turbo ECU and EZK?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-25-2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,878
Posted By linuxman51
nice

nice
Forum: projects & restorations 09-23-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,026
Posted By linuxman51
bottom half is here, along with the fuel rail....

bottom half is here, along with the fuel rail. woohoo! still a while til the swap happens (need to sort out what has to change, probably have to get an aftermarket throttle cable-nbd, intercooler...
Forum: website & board 09-17-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,529
Posted By linuxman51
no

no
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,621
Posted By linuxman51
interesting

interesting
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-15-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
the modules usually take the heat alright, the...

the modules usually take the heat alright, the coils... well they'll explode, so if you haven't leaked black ooze out of the top, you should be ok for now lol
Forum: projects & restorations 09-15-2020, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3,179
Views: 844,944
Posted By linuxman51
trans jack is here, brake lines are here, new...

trans jack is here, brake lines are here, new converter adapter is ordered (another bespoke piece. lol. not really, just a different material) need to get the new alternator on the R and wrap that up...
Forum: events 09-14-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 16,525
Posted By linuxman51
never scheduled the vaykay, but I work from home...

never scheduled the vaykay, but I work from home these days..I get to/have to do house work 24/7
Forum: performance & modifications 09-14-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,876
Posted By linuxman51
3.31 for me. 960's have em

3.31 for me. 960's have em
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-11-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
aight only things I'd try differently... turn off...

aight only things I'd try differently... turn off 1st deriv predictive mode, fixed timing @10 degrees (or whole map, or however you want to handle that lol), drop dwell about 1ms, and see how it...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-11-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
indeed, I missed those. I'll take a look, but...

indeed, I missed those. I'll take a look, but this one doesn't sound like it's gonna be software lol
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-11-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
yeah. maybe lower the dwell a little, I usually...

yeah. maybe lower the dwell a little, I usually run the stock stuff at 3 to 3.5ms, although I've never known it to spaz out with extra dwell..

post your msq if you can
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-10-2020, 07:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
what's your dwell time set at?

what's your dwell time set at?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-10-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
either that, or the lovely "universal input"...

either that, or the lovely "universal input" strikes again. Are you using the opto input? if not, I'd suggest you switch to that and see if it starts behaving
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,026
Posted By linuxman51
looking at pics, the 8v runners look to be longer...

looking at pics, the 8v runners look to be longer than the 16v runners, so I may be ok (at least for now lol) on the power steering, we'll see.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2020, 10:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,026
Posted By linuxman51
based on old flow bench data, it should help, but...

based on old flow bench data, it should help, but I wanna put real world numbers on it.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2020, 08:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,026
Posted By linuxman51
Played with the car on the rollers this weekend...

Played with the car on the rollers this weekend (because why not), mainly working back in the "hot" tune and undoing most of the corrections that happened when the injectors were gummed up (and...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 09-10-2020, 08:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,186
Posted By linuxman51
if you're using a distributor, make sure you...

if you're using a distributor, make sure you don't have spark latency values set
Forum: events 09-06-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
#2020 been there, done that lol

#2020

been there, done that lol
Forum: events 09-06-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
october 3rd, we'll try 5pm CST (6pm eastern, and...

october 3rd, we'll try 5pm CST (6pm eastern, and like 4 am UK lol)

https://meet.google.com/qqj-ujff-dfp

I'll update the first post since that may have confused the other 5 people that wanted to...
Forum: events 09-06-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
aight so go ahead and mark your calendars for the...

aight so go ahead and mark your calendars for the first saturday in october, and we'll do a better job of getting the word out.
Forum: events 09-05-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
everyone not connected missed out on swimming heeb

everyone not connected missed out on swimming heeb
Forum: showroom 09-04-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,386
Posted By linuxman51
ohhh nooooo

ohhh nooooo
Forum: events 09-03-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
yea the link is clickable now so that should let...

yea the link is clickable now so that should let you know if it's gonna work (although it just tells you no one's there I guess. I dunno how that works with google meet)
Forum: events 09-02-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
I'll probably kick it off, hang out for a bit,...

I'll probably kick it off, hang out for a bit, and then leave it dead-headed in the shop with the camera pointed at a dead mouse or something... for the same reasons (bed time, dinner, those sorts of...
Forum: events 09-02-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
https://meet.google.com/cbk-fjrn-bqm ...

https://meet.google.com/cbk-fjrn-bqm

aiiiighht.
Forum: events 09-02-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
aight. I'll set it up

aight. I'll set it up
Forum: events 09-02-2020, 07:50 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
facebeer hahahaha. yall wanna try the google meet...

facebeer hahahaha. yall wanna try the google meet app?
Forum: events 09-01-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
weerrrddd

weerrrddd
Forum: projects & restorations 08-28-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,026
Posted By linuxman51
nothing further on that reverse deal, I'll work...

nothing further on that reverse deal, I'll work on that over time. ordered the 8v runners and a fuel rail for the kl racing intake I picked up, that'll be an interesting back to back comparison with...
Forum: events 08-28-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 14,183
Posted By linuxman51
yep. saturdays are probably as good as any. so......

yep. saturdays are probably as good as any. so... first saturday, 6pm central?

edit: wait, I did the math wrong. 4pm central sounds too early though. 5pm central would be 6 eastern an 11 uk? is...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-27-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 3,179
Views: 844,944
Posted By linuxman51
yeah I did something similar last time with a...

yeah I did something similar last time with a roll around cart, this will hopefully be a bit more stable and configurable
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2020, 09:55 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 22,237
Posted By linuxman51
sorta. map and Iat are different (since it doesnt...

sorta. map and Iat are different (since it doesnt have em)
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2020, 09:15 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 22,237
Posted By linuxman51
yea that'll be a bit of a side effect of the...

yea that'll be a bit of a side effect of the process anyway
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 22,237
Posted By linuxman51
alright.. drove the car occasionally this summer,...

alright.. drove the car occasionally this summer, it's been fine (no further mods though atm). Had to roll a p&p for another customer this week so I took the opportunity to build one for the car. Was...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-26-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 3,179
Views: 844,944
Posted By linuxman51
new brake lines are here. probably gonna order a...

new brake lines are here. probably gonna order a new shop toy tomorrow (trans jack) to assist with the r&r of the 400.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-26-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,538
Posted By linuxman51
at the end of the day, load is load.. if you have...

at the end of the day, load is load.. if you have load coming in from the maf, it doesn't matter if it's "in boost" or not, that'll just be a load point on the map.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-25-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,538
Posted By linuxman51
the 016 and 012 mafs both maxed out on my stock...

the 016 and 012 mafs both maxed out on my stock 940 turbo at 15-16 psi back when I played with it. at idle they sit around 2.5 or 3. if the plan is turbo and a different maf, go ahead and get the...
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