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Forum: showroom Yesterday, 12:20 AM
Replies: 2,718
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Posted By 2turbotoys
Still waiting for you to post what ya got Phil :-P

Still waiting for you to post what ya got Phil :-P
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 12:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 192
Posted By 2turbotoys
Get an S&B filter, they make any size you want...

Get an S&B filter, they make any size you want and are way better than the parts store stuff. Interior velocity stack instead of a shelf. And $35 to $45. If you want a garbage parts store one I will...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-14-2021, 10:52 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 87,661
Posted By 2turbotoys
Looking good. Don't worry about the kink, it...

Looking good. Don't worry about the kink, it happens sometimes with no ill effects.
Forum: showroom 01-14-2021, 08:45 PM
Replies: 2,718
Views: 1,222,908
Posted By 2turbotoys
Wow

Wow
Forum: performance & modifications 01-13-2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 675
Posted By 2turbotoys
I like 3:73 with an M46 and a turbo, ya 1st is...

I like 3:73 with an M46 and a turbo, ya 1st is useless but it is no matter what you do.

4:10 is great if you like shifting a lot and losing top end.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-13-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,409
Posted By 2turbotoys
Kinda have to agree with that

Kinda have to agree with that
Forum: website & board 01-12-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By 2turbotoys
I checked my settings, I thought I had it turned...

I checked my settings, I thought I had it turned on but didn't :oops:
Forum: website & board 01-11-2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 277
Posted By 2turbotoys
Same here, and subscribed thread updates

Same here, and subscribed thread updates
Forum: projects & restorations 01-04-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
I finally got the hydroboost unit and high...

I finally got the hydroboost unit and high pressure lines installed. I ended up drilling the clevis hole out a few hundredths and using the aluminum spacer plate I made a while ago. If anyone needs...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-03-2021, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 582
Posted By 2turbotoys
I would just order the tool, even with it you...

I would just order the tool, even with it you have to push down hard to get it on there. I use a good amount of silicone lube on the o ring, and press straight down with all my weight on it. It can...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-03-2021, 10:16 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
I had today to work on the car again, it was a...

I had today to work on the car again, it was a bit win, a bit lose.

I added crankcase ventilation to the valve covers, that went fairly smooth. The hydroboost was a bit different. I guess I...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-02-2021, 10:27 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
I'm a sucker for well designed stuff. The brake...

I'm a sucker for well designed stuff. The brake booster will hopefully be in tomorrow, it is a much smaller footprint but a good bit longer and heavier. I just have to figure out how to stop the...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-02-2021, 08:17 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
Got some lift time finally today and more...

Got some lift time finally today and more tomorrow, wish I had the fuel lines and battery cable. Anyway I yanked the stock fuel lines and under car fuel stuff out. The return line siphoned about 9...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-01-2021, 08:16 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 87,661
Posted By 2turbotoys
STS will sell you the rotor hats you need for the...

STS will sell you the rotor hats you need for the ebrake, no biggie. I bought a set for my 6 piston Brembo swap. You have to email them, they aren't listed separately.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 10:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 792
Posted By 2turbotoys
Good to see ya back at it, I enjoyed the last...

Good to see ya back at it, I enjoyed the last one, and this looks even more fun.

Is that a CJ5?
Forum: showroom 12-31-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 2,718
Views: 1,222,908
Posted By 2turbotoys
Ah, cool. Thanks. I have a few of the OEM ones...

Ah, cool. Thanks. I have a few of the OEM ones that just slide on.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 87,661
Posted By 2turbotoys
I just did an H4 conversion at work on a Jeep,...

I just did an H4 conversion at work on a Jeep, which is pretty much the same wiring. Instead of figuring it all out and doing all the connections, we bought an H4 harness kit. It plugs into the...
Forum: showroom 12-31-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2,718
Views: 1,222,908
Posted By 2turbotoys
Cool find. Was that screwed on?

Cool find. Was that screwed on?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,259
Posted By 2turbotoys
I already have the rod. He sells the complete...

I already have the rod. He sells the complete kit, I just don't want to pay to ship the rod from Germany.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-29-2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 13,415
Posted By 2turbotoys
Looking really good!

Looking really good!
Forum: showroom 12-29-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 638
Views: 175,360
Posted By 2turbotoys
Yuck, I had my tank cleaned at a radiator repair...

Yuck, I had my tank cleaned at a radiator repair shop. They gave it a total cleaning and coated the inside for $100, it looks great. I painted the outside with 1 can of primer and 2 cans of paint to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-28-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,409
Posted By 2turbotoys
Many people wouldn't know what to do with it

Many people wouldn't know what to do with it
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-26-2020, 11:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,706
Posted By 2turbotoys
+1^ It has to soak in, have time to soften the...

+1^ It has to soak in, have time to soften the years of abuse
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-26-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,706
Posted By 2turbotoys
I have always had great luck with Lexol and...

I have always had great luck with Lexol and zymol, both great products. I always do the cleaner and the conditioner, makes old seats feel and smell good.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-26-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
Not much has been happening due to the weather...

Not much has been happening due to the weather (super cold) and funds are tight. I did finally get my valve cover ventilation fittings though. They have no screens or anything in them to prevent oil...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 935
Posted By 2turbotoys
Do you have a hp goal? If you just want a 20%...

Do you have a hp goal? If you just want a 20% increase, keep your engine, get a cam, headers, maybe Megasquirt, etc. If you want a lot more, it's a lot more work. I have a 79 242 with a cam,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2020, 10:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By 2turbotoys
I can't answer directly, but when I was doing my...

I can't answer directly, but when I was doing my tank on my 79 everyone said not to go aftermarket if you can avoid it. The metal is thin, the coating is way inferior, etc. I ended up buying one from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-25-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,409
Posted By 2turbotoys
My tire cover has a slit in it the same size as...

My tire cover has a slit in it the same size as the strap, the strap seems to want to wrap around the top of the tire and cover. I couldn't find a good strap so I used a military surplus universal...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-22-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By 2turbotoys
That is a great idea.

That is a great idea.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-21-2020, 10:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By 2turbotoys
Drain the coolant, use grease on the tap to catch...

Drain the coolant, use grease on the tap to catch the metal flakes, vacuum/wipe up what the grease doesn't capture. A tiny bit of whatever you miss won't hurt anything.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,400
Posted By 2turbotoys
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2020, 11:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 32,838
Posted By 2turbotoys
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/aVFRRnK7UUM" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: website & board 12-17-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By 2turbotoys
Lol

Lol
Forum: website & board 12-16-2020, 10:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By 2turbotoys
Lol, human error. I forgot about the conformation...

Lol, human error. I forgot about the conformation email and potential issues there.

Dam, we get spambots? You guys are champions at nailing them, I haven't seen one here for a very long time.
...
Forum: website & board 12-16-2020, 09:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By 2turbotoys
Thank you, I let them know.

Thank you, I let them know.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-16-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,178
Posted By 2turbotoys
Cool, that will be pretty undercover!

Cool, that will be pretty undercover!
Forum: website & board 12-16-2020, 08:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By 2turbotoys
Is there a problem with new members joining?

I recommended Turbobricks to someone who has some questions and they tell me they have been trying to sign up as a member but it is not working.

Any suggestions for them?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-15-2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 862
Views: 570,946
Posted By 2turbotoys
Hope you find the spark again, very cool build. I...

Hope you find the spark again, very cool build. I just picture myself driving in it, laying some rubber, listening to the motor, helps me out.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-14-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
It is going well, but slow. Need a sponsor or...

It is going well, but slow. Need a sponsor or something to get it moving faster lol
Forum: projects & restorations 12-14-2020, 09:34 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 197,097
Posted By 2turbotoys
I ordered 2 of these in October to add crankcase...

I ordered 2 of these in October to add crankcase ventilation to the valve covers:

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

Supposed to be here on Saturday, finally, Fed Ex really sucks. They said they...
Forum: showroom 12-12-2020, 11:59 PM
Replies: 2,718
Views: 1,222,908
Posted By 2turbotoys
Still a great score

Still a great score
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2020, 10:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 902
Posted By 2turbotoys
Edit, nevermind

Edit, nevermind
Forum: showroom 12-11-2020, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2,718
Views: 1,222,908
Posted By 2turbotoys
Mine have a Philips head screw holding the mirror...

Mine have a Philips head screw holding the mirror to the arm, easy enough to change out. The finish should be smooth, not textured. Also as was pointed out, the tint on my mirrors are blue for some...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2020, 10:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,654
Posted By 2turbotoys
Dave Barton has a great selection of OEM style...

Dave Barton has a great selection of OEM style connectors
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2020, 12:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,209
Posted By 2turbotoys
They look great! Size, offset?

They look great! Size, offset?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-08-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 87,661
Posted By 2turbotoys
Haha, that's pretty funny, great minds and all...

Haha, that's pretty funny, great minds and all that
Forum: projects & restorations 12-07-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 87,661
Posted By 2turbotoys
https://www.harborfreight.com/search?q=Air%20hamme...

https://www.harborfreight.com/search?q=Air%20hammer

They aren't too expensive if you are going to use it. I cut a wrecked Porsche 924 into pieces that would fit in a VW Caddy once (the only truck...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 679
Posted By 2turbotoys
Ya, we did this before.

Ya, we did this before.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2020, 11:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 679
Posted By 2turbotoys
It is probably the alternator, if it was the...

It is probably the alternator, if it was the voltage regulator you would be getting a charge, but the voltage would be too low or too high.

What voltage is it providing at the moment?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-06-2020, 09:13 PM
Replies: 229
Views: 87,661
Posted By 2turbotoys
I have access to one, good idea.

I have access to one, good idea.
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