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Forum: projects & restorations Today, 01:15 AM
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Posted By Cwazywazy
Are you running EZK?

Are you running EZK?
Forum: projects & restorations 01-15-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 92,805
Posted By Cwazywazy
I think all LH cars had the ECU over the blocked...

I think all LH cars had the ECU over the blocked off passenger kick panel vent? My diesel has vents on both sides. Finding space for my ECU was tricky, wound up putting it in the glovebox.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-03-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 525
Views: 281,822
Posted By Cwazywazy
You mean where I got a little carried away with...

You mean where I got a little carried away with the sawzall?
Forum: projects & restorations 01-03-2021, 02:26 AM
Replies: 525
Views: 281,822
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/aNxMl8vh.jpg So a set of...

https://i.imgur.com/aNxMl8vh.jpg

So a set of meyle torque rod bushings lasts about a year in this car it seems.

https://i.imgur.com/fFqW0rsh.jpg

And just for fun, here's two logged pulls....
Forum: projects & restorations 12-31-2020, 05:15 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 319,436
Posted By Cwazywazy
ooh, pretty

ooh, pretty
Forum: projects & restorations 12-27-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,136
Posted By Cwazywazy
Hey nerd. Tell us about the PRV.

Hey nerd. Tell us about the PRV.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-24-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 82,197
Posted By Cwazywazy
Does this have to do with door slamming or does...

Does this have to do with door slamming or does it just happen?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2020, 10:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,356
Posted By Cwazywazy
I do need to make mine hotter. On a cold morning...

I do need to make mine hotter. On a cold morning it gives me a sliiiightly warm bum then shuts off and doesn't come back on. The heater in my '88 244 wasn't spectacular but it would actually turn...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2020, 11:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,356
Posted By Cwazywazy
Did you check the grid for continuity? Could also...

Did you check the grid for continuity? Could also be the little temperature switch in the grid. Mine was fine, just not actually connected to the grid anymore.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-18-2020, 12:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 907
Posted By Cwazywazy
I use a properly sized bolt between the flapper...

I use a properly sized bolt between the flapper and firewall to wedge mine open. I think it broke when the check valve failed and let boost into the system.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-13-2020, 10:58 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 39,167
Posted By Cwazywazy
Wanna do mine next? I started buttcheek...

Wanna do mine next? I started buttcheek replacement but it's trickier than I was expecting. And the other side's worse.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2020, 10:46 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 39,167
Posted By Cwazywazy
Did you buy reproduction panels or hack up a...

Did you buy reproduction panels or hack up a parts car?
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2020, 10:43 PM
Replies: 525
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Posted By Cwazywazy
Still set to 6k. I pee dee turbo.

Still set to 6k. I pee dee turbo.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 525
Views: 281,822
Posted By Cwazywazy
A little while ago I finally got around to...

A little while ago I finally got around to looking into this. To recap, while slipping the clutch in first, and mainly right after taking my foot off the clutch, the car would shake and the shifter...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,244
Posted By Cwazywazy
I replaced my 83hp 2.4 diesel with a 240hp b230....

I replaced my 83hp 2.4 diesel with a 240hp b230. I miss getting 350+ miles a tank.

Other than that, best single upgrade was probably the megasquirt.
Forum: projects & restorations 12-03-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 525
Views: 281,822
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/Ql4zL5Fh.jpg?1 ...

https://i.imgur.com/Ql4zL5Fh.jpg?1
https://i.imgur.com/2GvJKYYh.jpg

Seat heater works now. If you look real close you might be able to tell which one is the original.

I also replaced the...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-20-2020, 08:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 9,346
Posted By Cwazywazy
Cool project. Impressive. What's the dealio on...

Cool project. Impressive. What's the dealio on that there Ford?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-18-2020, 08:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,235
Posted By Cwazywazy
Mine was a 21mm drop front bar and 19mm rear...

Mine was a 21mm drop front bar and 19mm rear iirc. 82 244 diesel.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-11-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,200
Posted By Cwazywazy
This. I haven't had any problems with OE pads and...

This. I haven't had any problems with OE pads and good fluid. My brakes will start smoking before they fade now.
Forum: showroom 11-04-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,123
Posted By Cwazywazy
Damn that looks really nice. I'll give you $15.00.

Damn that looks really nice. I'll give you $15.00.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-04-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 3,158
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Posted By Cwazywazy
ECU and EZK both have limiters. You can increase...

ECU and EZK both have limiters. You can increase the ECU limiter with a chip but I dunno about the EZK.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-31-2020, 12:29 AM
Replies: 3,158
Views: 1,085,645
Posted By Cwazywazy
Did you try more preload?

Did you try more preload?
Forum: projects & restorations 10-25-2020, 01:23 AM
Replies: 525
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Posted By Cwazywazy
So way back (a year ago) when I got my megasquirt...

So way back (a year ago) when I got my megasquirt running I was pretty excited to be free of LH's 6000rpm limiter. Turns out my engine is very unhappy over 6 grand. Power drops off pretty hard. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-21-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,939
Posted By Cwazywazy
I measured intake lift at TDC and got about...

I measured intake lift at TDC and got about 1.1mm. "Almost certainly IPD turbo" in the big ol chart of cam specs is listed as 1.0mm. Max lift figure is also the same. I still wanna know why it says...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2020, 08:07 PM
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Views: 1,939
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/YGvFH0Sh.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/YGvFH0Sh.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2020, 07:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,939
Posted By Cwazywazy
I did, but don't the KL cams have a smaller base...

I did, but don't the KL cams have a smaller base circle? This one's 36mm, same as a stock cam.

I was told it's an IPD turbo, btw.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-18-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,939
Posted By Cwazywazy
Identify my cam

I've been running this in my car for the last year, took it out to do some stuff and looking at the markings I'm not so sure this is the cam I thought it was.

11.35mm lift intake and exhaust
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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-10-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,460
Posted By Cwazywazy
You can just rip the flapper out and grab a...

You can just rip the flapper out and grab a rubber pipe cap from the hardware store to cover up the hole, if you don't mind the car losing a tiny bit of originality. Might wanna throw a new o2 sensor...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-08-2020, 05:56 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,974
Posted By Cwazywazy
The only difference I noticed was my car looked...

The only difference I noticed was my car looked cooler after adding an S pipe.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-05-2020, 11:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,123
Posted By Cwazywazy
Is the hall sensor good? Dave barton makes...

Is the hall sensor good? Dave barton makes conversion harnesses to put LH2.2 EZK into a 240.

https://www.240turbo.com/harnessconversions.html#EZKversion1
Forum: projects & restorations 10-05-2020, 08:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 26,331
Posted By Cwazywazy
Yeah, not many people (including me) would...

Yeah, not many people (including me) would document their lack of progress so well. Also that crank gear is just giving you reasons to buy power tools.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,367
Posted By Cwazywazy
I wouldn't feel bad about shoving 16 or 17psi...

I wouldn't feel bad about shoving 16 or 17psi through a skinny rod motor if it was running right. Probably still wouldn't beat a GTI though.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 30,044
Posted By Cwazywazy
How well does that thing actually work at...

How well does that thing actually work at absorbing vibration? I have the same sts brackets and I ordered one of these (https://shop.klracing.se/sv/artiklar/motordampare-31cm.html) but apparently...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-29-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,886
Posted By Cwazywazy
Double fuel systems for double reliability?

Double fuel systems for double reliability?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-28-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,635
Posted By Cwazywazy
Have you set the base idle? Either clamp shut the...

Have you set the base idle? Either clamp shut the IAC hose or ground the test plug and use the thumb screw on the throttle body to set idle to around 700rpm with a fully warmed engine. Make sure the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-22-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,972
Posted By Cwazywazy
Isn't the wiper relay the one they hide under the...

Isn't the wiper relay the one they hide under the carpet?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-21-2020, 11:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,972
Posted By Cwazywazy
Could be a bad master. Could be a stuck caliper...

Could be a bad master. Could be a stuck caliper caused the fluid to boil without you noticing. Could probably be some other things I'm not thinking of. Try cleaning the connector on the wiper motor.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-19-2020, 12:12 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,276
Posted By Cwazywazy
Piston ringlands break when you take an n/a motor...

Piston ringlands break when you take an n/a motor and cram boost into it instead of taking it apart and setting the ring end gaps appropriately. If the gap closes up then the rings can't expand...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-18-2020, 02:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 9,276
Posted By Cwazywazy
Add turbo to increase compression.

Add turbo to increase compression.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,551
Posted By Cwazywazy
Looks like a PRV rad from a 260.

Looks like a PRV rad from a 260.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-16-2020, 11:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,474
Posted By Cwazywazy
Head gasket/seal set, straight edge the head and...

Head gasket/seal set, straight edge the head and use feeler gauges to make sure it's flat enough, put it back together. Use a torque wrench. Good opportunity to do water pump, hoses, etc. Maybe turn...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2020, 02:35 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,757
Posted By Cwazywazy
Neat

Neat
Forum: website & board 09-11-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,535
Posted By Cwazywazy
ftfy

ftfy
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-09-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By Cwazywazy
Yeah, in my experience that happens when the unit...

Yeah, in my experience that happens when the unit is on deaths door. Thicker fluid can help (10w30 instead of ATF) but that's just a bandaid and won't last.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-07-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,880
Posted By Cwazywazy
If it's straight piped you could run it to the...

If it's straight piped you could run it to the exhaust.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-05-2020, 02:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By Cwazywazy
I mean, since it ran briefly in the video and...

I mean, since it ran briefly in the video and sounded like it was firing on 6, I think it's safe to say fuel is getting to the injectors at some point. Also mine did that leaking when parked thing...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-03-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By Cwazywazy
Throttle spool looks a little jiggly. Would it be...

Throttle spool looks a little jiggly. Would it be possible to use something like a vacuum brake bleeder to pull fuel from the outlet, make sure you're actually getting fuel from the tank?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-30-2020, 11:45 PM
Replies: 3,158
Views: 1,085,645
Posted By Cwazywazy
Ooh. Is it fast yet?

Ooh. Is it fast yet?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2020, 11:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,259
Posted By Cwazywazy
Is it carbureted? Have you verified ignition...

Is it carbureted? Have you verified ignition timing/changed the plugs recently?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 08-25-2020, 06:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,822
Posted By Cwazywazy
I really don't think you'll hit 5v with an NA....

I really don't think you'll hit 5v with an NA. Maybe with a killer 16v setup. Most I ever saw was about 4.9 or 4.95v with my 007 maf at around 22psi. And if you plan on switching MAFs, it probably...
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