home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: cosbySweater
Forum: aftermarket engine management Yesterday, 04:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,916
Posted By cosbySweater
Did your balancer spin or are you trying to turn...

Did your balancer spin or are you trying to turn your pistons into molten globs of aluminum?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-22-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 841
Views: 424,794
Posted By cosbySweater
Also drill some holes in the tstat!

Also drill some holes in the tstat!
Forum: projects & restorations 07-22-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 841
Views: 424,794
Posted By cosbySweater
Did you pop the head gaskets or crack the heads?

Did you pop the head gaskets or crack the heads?
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2020, 09:39 PM
Replies: 841
Views: 424,794
Posted By cosbySweater
I mean knowing how you operate I'm sure if you...

I mean knowing how you operate I'm sure if you were to do it, it would be a amazingly clean install. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2020, 12:09 PM
Replies: 841
Views: 424,794
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea the turbo setup probably doesn't generate as...

Yea the turbo setup probably doesn't generate as much heat as the blower does as well. I will say the only time I ever had a over heating issue with the crappy c4 rad I have was on the way to davis....
Forum: projects & restorations 07-15-2020, 08:54 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 208,475
Posted By cosbySweater
I worked on it for once! The 1979 battery cable...

I worked on it for once! The 1979 battery cable gave up the ghost so I did a new power cable for it, it seems happier now at wot. The gremlin is as done as I can get it without a lift to do the...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-10-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 841
Views: 424,794
Posted By cosbySweater
Get a oem application fan. Most aftermarket fans...

Get a oem application fan. Most aftermarket fans I've used have all sucked ass regardless of what they are rated at. My 2 row c4 rad has been good ever since I got the shroud situated on it, just a...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-19-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,445
Posted By cosbySweater
I used the hooker turbo manifolds on my gremlin....

I used the hooker turbo manifolds on my gremlin. The crossover didn't fit so I made my own but they are a nice piece. I'd say though the provided crossover probably will not fit on a 240. It's pretty...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-08-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 1,489
Views: 500,105
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea either non insulated crimp connectors or the...

Yea either non insulated crimp connectors or the insulated pre heat shrunk ones with proper crimpers as long as they aren't submerged in fuel
Forum: performance & modifications 05-26-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,117
Posted By cosbySweater
You mentioned machinist. What did they do to it?...

You mentioned machinist. What did they do to it? Take the oil pan off and see where it's coming from

(Pinhole in a bore)
Forum: performance & modifications 05-13-2020, 11:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,469
Posted By cosbySweater
Shhhhhhh ;)

Shhhhhhh ;)
Forum: projects & restorations 05-10-2020, 10:37 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 12,073
Posted By cosbySweater
It's expensive but I've used oval pipe in the...

It's expensive but I've used oval pipe in the past and it worked great!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2020, 01:15 PM
Replies: 687
Views: 218,457
Posted By cosbySweater
Approval rating is at a all time high

Approval rating is at a all time high
Forum: performance & modifications 05-06-2020, 02:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,453
Posted By cosbySweater
If you wanna go fast for cheap auto is the only...

If you wanna go fast for cheap auto is the only way to go. Especially considering your above posted goal
Forum: performance & modifications 05-05-2020, 03:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,453
Posted By cosbySweater
Th350 or 400

Th350 or 400
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,469
Posted By cosbySweater
Weld it into the exhaust housing

Weld it into the exhaust housing
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2020, 12:49 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 260,306
Posted By cosbySweater
Okay cool. Lol not doubting you or anything, I...

Okay cool. Lol not doubting you or anything, I was just thinking I must be missing something here
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2020, 02:15 AM
Replies: 804
Views: 260,306
Posted By cosbySweater
Are you feeding the bottom of the regulator from...

Are you feeding the bottom of the regulator from the rail?
Forum: performance & modifications 04-08-2020, 02:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,680
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea 4 inch is a bit over kill but if you're set...

Yea 4 inch is a bit over kill but if you're set on doing a 4 inch downpipe you can always do oval pipe.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 04-03-2020, 12:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,083
Posted By cosbySweater
100% not worth it on a stock n/a setup. If it...

100% not worth it on a stock n/a setup. If it runs and drives well and doesn't get terrible mileage. Microsquirt is not worth the hassle imo
Forum: performance & modifications 03-11-2020, 03:11 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,408
Posted By cosbySweater
The blurry photo bucket link wagon I was involved...

The blurry photo bucket link wagon I was involved with. They didn't care about the distributor. But EVERYTHING else had to match. Find a federal car if you can, non egr. Or just diesel swap it and...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-09-2020, 10:13 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 116,890
Posted By cosbySweater
Are you still going turbo? How are you going to...

Are you still going turbo? How are you going to run them if that's the case? Rear mount?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,653
Posted By cosbySweater
Didn't Nick mess with cam timing on the Dyno?...

Didn't Nick mess with cam timing on the Dyno? Think he ended up with straight up making the most power
Forum: projects & restorations 03-03-2020, 01:31 AM
Replies: 841
Views: 424,794
Posted By cosbySweater
Doesn't sound like it should be hauling...

Doesn't sound like it should be hauling landscaping equipment anymore!
Forum: performance & modifications 02-17-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 10,555
Posted By cosbySweater
Worn out b230ft, 57trim turbo, 3inch turboback...

Worn out b230ft, 57trim turbo, 3inch turboback exhaust, ipd cam, stock manifolds, 012maf, tlao chips, eBay 3 inch intercooler, 75lb injectors, e85, aw71 and 20psi. 265whp and 280wtq. Super reliable
Forum: projects & restorations 02-15-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 375,305
Posted By cosbySweater
That's awesome good work

That's awesome good work
Forum: performance & modifications 02-15-2020, 01:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,925
Posted By cosbySweater
This. I bet it cleans up if you pull timing

This. I bet it cleans up if you pull timing
Forum: performance & modifications 02-14-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,925
Posted By cosbySweater
Have you tried pulling some timing or fuel?

Have you tried pulling some timing or fuel?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2020, 02:21 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,009
Posted By cosbySweater
Well the stock ls intake design feeds the rear...

Well the stock ls intake design feeds the rear cylinders first. A stock b230 intake is completely different. Tuning or e85 will give you alot more of a benefit then water meth imo. I never needed it...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,009
Posted By cosbySweater
LOL...... yea it helps but read what the op...

LOL......

yea it helps but read what the op has as a setup.
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 375,305
Posted By cosbySweater
How much room do you have? You're gonna need a...

How much room do you have? You're gonna need a shroud as well. That darale ain't much better without a shroud
. It's better but not by much. Over heated in traffic with my Hilux with that thing...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2020, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 375,305
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea I would move it forward to get something...

Yea I would move it forward to get something better. Not trying to be a negative Nancy but that spal fan is a piece of junk lol
Forum: performance & modifications 02-12-2020, 03:55 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,009
Posted By cosbySweater
What justifies the need for that? Won't gain much...

What justifies the need for that? Won't gain much if anything with your current setup
Forum: projects & restorations 02-12-2020, 02:52 AM
Replies: 1,042
Views: 375,305
Posted By cosbySweater
What fan were you using?

What fan were you using?
Forum: projects & restorations 02-10-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 208,475
Posted By cosbySweater
Drove the car last weekend to cars and coffee in...

Drove the car last weekend to cars and coffee in Santa Cruz and had a great time. No updates really, just enjoying the car as Is


http://i.imgur.com/9N8iuUb.jpg (https://imgur.com/9N8iuUb)

Got...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-08-2020, 02:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,464
Posted By cosbySweater
See if it's still lazy. If it is you have a...

See if it's still lazy. If it is you have a wastegate sealing issue. Also have you checked the timing belt?
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,464
Posted By cosbySweater
whoops

whoops
Forum: performance & modifications 02-07-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,464
Posted By cosbySweater
Have you tried disconnecting the Watergate hose...

Have you tried disconnecting the Watergate hose and taking it for a quick rip
Forum: events 02-06-2020, 01:47 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 13,140
Posted By cosbySweater
Room booked

Room booked
Forum: performance & modifications 02-05-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,030
Posted By cosbySweater
It also puts the turbo right into the firewall. I...

It also puts the turbo right into the firewall. I made a 1/2 spacer plate under the motor mount to rock the engine over to the driverside.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-02-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,434
Posted By cosbySweater
-6

-6
Forum: performance & modifications 02-02-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,242
Posted By cosbySweater
From what I understand talking to the local ref...

From what I understand talking to the local ref he claims that if it's a SUV based swap it should have no problems. I guess something about the SUV having a little tighter emissions standards or...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-02-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,242
Posted By cosbySweater
You can ref a 5.3 swap no problem, just need one...

You can ref a 5.3 swap no problem, just need one from a passenger vehicle (yukons and such count).
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
Yea I know that idiot.... He did dcoes on a s14

Yea I know that idiot.... He did dcoes on a s14
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
My life would be complete if someone cut a hole...

My life would be complete if someone cut a hole in the hood to clear a alternator
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
Flathood

Flathood
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
You can run the Camaro alternator on the truck...

You can run the Camaro alternator on the truck accessories with no issues been doing it for like 4 years
Forum: performance & modifications 01-28-2020, 01:54 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
Just use a Camaro alternator

Just use a Camaro alternator
Forum: performance & modifications 01-27-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
I is confused as well. Other then the idler...

I is confused as well. Other then the idler relocation it should bolt right up if using truck accessories
Forum: performance & modifications 01-26-2020, 10:35 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,903
Posted By cosbySweater
The ls6 bolts right on with a relocated idler...

The ls6 bolts right on with a relocated idler that's like 15 bucks. Also, gotta make sure you have one that matches the ECU if it's a stock one. Wiring is different between certain tbs and pedals
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:27 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.