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Forum: performance & modifications 02-11-2021, 01:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 988
Posted By RvolvoR
The t11 trick isn't needed. Just shim up the fuel...

The t11 trick isn't needed. Just shim up the fuel distributor and drill out the timing stop on the ignition distributor. I have had cars running at 20-25 psi like this just fine.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-21-2021, 03:09 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 48,556
Posted By RvolvoR
gonna get your scope out to figure those angles...

gonna get your scope out to figure those angles out? I think everybody has already been through that a few times.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-20-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,008
Posted By RvolvoR
enough people here have run holsets to know...

enough people here have run holsets to know you're wrong. An hx35 with the smallest 12cm housing available doesnt make full boost until 3800-4k on an otherwise somewhat stock motor.


If you're...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-18-2021, 02:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,681
Posted By RvolvoR
Poi b6284t/b6304s combo - $1000 Header - $750 ...

Poi b6284t/b6304s combo - $1000
Header - $750
Mounts - $300
EFR 8374 - $1800
Injectors - $600
Maxxecu race - $1600
Wiring harness supplies - $1500


Yeah, I'm just gonna stop there...its...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-11-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,624
Posted By RvolvoR
Also, I daily drive an Audi on a decent stand...

Also, I daily drive an Audi on a decent stand alone (Maxxecu race) and haven't connected a laptop to it for 3-4 months at this point....
Forum: performance & modifications 01-11-2021, 08:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,624
Posted By RvolvoR
you say this, but then you are talking about...

you say this, but then you are talking about jamming a 10% larger injector into 1 cylinder with no tuning.....
Forum: performance & modifications 01-07-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,293
Posted By RvolvoR
nope, even with the same lift and duration specs...

nope, even with the same lift and duration specs camshafts can have greatly differing ramps. This is why there is always an "advertised duration" and then something like "duration @ .050""...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-23-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,922
Posted By RvolvoR
I dont know how similar the back of the crank on...

I dont know how similar the back of the crank on the b6304s is to a b6284t crank and how the snout on the w58 is compared to an r154/ar5, but I figured out that a pilot bearing for a Vanagon fit the...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-14-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,399
Posted By RvolvoR
oh, I just need some interior trim parts for my...

oh, I just need some interior trim parts for my S6 that I can't find anywhere in the US. I know that C4s are a bit more plentiful in your area.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-12-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,399
Posted By RvolvoR
is that C4 an avant by any chance?

is that C4 an avant by any chance?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 590,458
Posted By RvolvoR
The eastwood one HAS to be vice mounted which is...

The eastwood one HAS to be vice mounted which is why it sucks. The mastercool hydraulic flare tool is far and above the best on the market. The mastercool unit can also flare whatever you want it to...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 01:16 PM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 590,458
Posted By RvolvoR
whelp, if you have any plans to redo brake lines...

whelp, if you have any plans to redo brake lines or do hardline fuel lines...the mastercool flare tool is boss and does stainless like butter.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 590,458
Posted By RvolvoR
if those are m10 to-3 or -4 banjos, then tube...

if those are m10 to-3 or -4 banjos, then tube nuts shouldn't take up any more space than what already has been...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 04:08 AM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 590,458
Posted By RvolvoR
tube nuts/sleeves in stainless and flare the...

tube nuts/sleeves in stainless and flare the tube...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-03-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 32,850
Posted By RvolvoR
You are 100% correct. Running the downtubes to...

You are 100% correct. Running the downtubes to the rear wheel wells isn't the best idea on a 240. Its a lot better to go through the rear firewall and down to the frame rails where the shock/spring...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,839
Posted By RvolvoR
no, it is meant for late model (b230) pumps.

no, it is meant for late model (b230) pumps.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-12-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,945
Posted By RvolvoR
An 08 doesnt have the twin turbo motor and it is...

An 08 doesnt have the twin turbo motor and it is also the "short 6" motor with the accessory drive on the "backside" of the engine. You will have a very difficult time getting that motor into a 240. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,123
Posted By RvolvoR
Nevermind the combustion chambers on a 531 being...

Nevermind the combustion chambers on a 531 being larger and effectively lowering the static CR.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-02-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 32,850
Posted By RvolvoR
HPTuners support its now, iirc. That would...

HPTuners support its now, iirc. That would probably be the best way to go.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-03-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 313,718
Posted By RvolvoR
So you're selling that engine to buy something...

So you're selling that engine to buy something worthwhile?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-29-2020, 01:03 AM
Replies: 605
Views: 313,718
Posted By RvolvoR
good.

good.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-19-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 220,289
Posted By RvolvoR
Is there a particular reason for using...

Is there a particular reason for using hydroboost? That setup doesnt really seem to be saving you a whole lot of room over the standard booster and is just going to add a bunch more plumbing and...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2020, 01:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,260
Posted By RvolvoR
m4.4 outputs a standard tach signal in the 4 cyl...

m4.4 outputs a standard tach signal in the 4 cyl variation
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 1,552
Views: 664,010
Posted By RvolvoR
I think you should find an M90 to dump in it.

I think you should find an M90 to dump in it.
Forum: showroom 09-05-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,279
Posted By RvolvoR
Also, I would look into some agreed value full...

Also, I would look into some agreed value full coverage for it as well..
Forum: performance & modifications 08-21-2020, 10:50 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
OEM R8 coils are better...the aftermarket ones...

OEM R8 coils are better...the aftermarket ones are usually just the same as the grey/black coils...but RED for more power.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-21-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
avoid SMP garbage like the plague

avoid SMP garbage like the plague
Forum: performance & modifications 08-21-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
When they have 80-100k on them or they are some...

When they have 80-100k on them or they are some cheapy aftermarket replacements they suck...but, they are what I have in my Audi and they work great. I would use them on my whiteblock as well if they...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
k. It made 295whp on pump.

k.

It made 295whp on pump.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
Also, I bet if you add up costs...you are at...

Also, I bet if you add up costs...you are at least $6-8k in it...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
I said $8 as in that going 16v was real cheap for...

I said $8 as in that going 16v was real cheap for you to do...and my old ****box made 350whp on 19psi...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-19-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,913
Posted By RvolvoR
because you're only like $8 into your...

because you're only like $8 into your 16v...right? For it to make less power and have nearly the same powerband as my old ****ty 75.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-04-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,572
Posted By RvolvoR
You're probably going to have to work with the...

You're probably going to have to work with the front suspension stuff a bit as the offsets you have to run for a 315 on stock design front suspension cause quite a bit of scrub radius and steering...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 52,191
Posted By RvolvoR
I have actually really been liking Cycle Terminal...

I have actually really been liking Cycle Terminal for connectors lately....they make it easy to find all of the oddball ****.

http://www.cycleterminal.com/junior-power-timer.html
Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 52,191
Posted By RvolvoR
This. I was between a Link box and Maxxecu when...

This. I was between a Link box and Maxxecu when deciding for my whiteblock project. They are both comparable, but you will find more tuners for Link in the US.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,917
Posted By RvolvoR
Shoot, if you're decently quick and are starting...

Shoot, if you're decently quick and are starting with a manual car, you should be able to knock out the swap with Tate's setup in 2-3 hours. I know I can have an m46/47 flopped out of a car in 10-15...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,917
Posted By RvolvoR
Where's your t56 adapter plate? Have you ever put...

Where's your t56 adapter plate? Have you ever put a t56 into a 240 tunnel? Have you compared weight of a t56 to a tko?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-12-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 52,191
Posted By RvolvoR
I agree, if you're going to do a new ecu and...

I agree, if you're going to do a new ecu and harness...dump the MS products. While they work decently, there are a lot better products out there for nearly the same money.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,911
Posted By RvolvoR
yeah, you shouldn't need any sort of pressure...

yeah, you shouldn't need any sort of pressure plate spacer to make that work...in fact, it might be a little too thin. Unless the spacer which is listed is for the slave cylinder.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,911
Posted By RvolvoR
How thick of a clutch disc are you running? You...

How thick of a clutch disc are you running? You need to step machine the flywheel for a 765 to work properly with a regular 8mm clutch disc...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,911
Posted By RvolvoR
That has nothing about a flywheel or 765 pressure...

That has nothing about a flywheel or 765 pressure plate in it. Where did you come to those conclusions.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2020, 07:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,911
Posted By RvolvoR
so you know what clutch disc you are using? you...

so you know what clutch disc you are using? you can't really decide how much of a spacer the pressure plate needs until you know the clutch disc thickness. The 765 is set up for a 10mm thick disc...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-08-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,472
Posted By RvolvoR
Use the b230f, have higher compression and better...

Use the b230f, have higher compression and better off-boost driveability, better fuel mileage, and better spool up.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 688
Views: 282,712
Posted By RvolvoR
I'm stoked to see how many people this thing...

I'm stoked to see how many people this thing pissed off with the DCT in it and 30+ psi on ethanol.
Forum: events 05-06-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 58,989
Posted By RvolvoR
Yep, I'll drink on camera again.

Yep, I'll drink on camera again.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2020, 12:47 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,310
Posted By RvolvoR
no offense, then you aren't really going to make...

no offense, then you aren't really going to make 500hp on a redblock, either.

Slam a T5 in it for $1200 all in on kaplhenke's adapter, make 350whp on a stock shortblock, and then bolt up a tko...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,310
Posted By RvolvoR
Tko600 all the way. Cd009 are huge and...

Tko600 all the way. Cd009 are huge and heavy...and don’t fit all that well in a 240 tunnel.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-03-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 52,191
Posted By RvolvoR
The largest borg S200 SXE (s257sxe) would...

The largest borg S200 SXE (s257sxe) would probably do it and AGP turbo has a 1.0 and 1.25 divided t3 backhousing available for it.

That or the smallest S300 they sell (s362sxe) which is also...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-03-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 52,191
Posted By RvolvoR
how much power do you want to make?

how much power do you want to make?
Forum: projects & restorations 05-01-2020, 11:54 AM
Replies: 1,132
Views: 590,458
Posted By RvolvoR
https://vibrantperformance.com/catalog/index.php?c...

https://vibrantperformance.com/catalog/index.php?cPath=1527_1064_1254&osCsid=64f3866917c0ac4ac075ffc8ffbed5c7
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