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Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 11:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
Never mind. Turns out the short-side cable...

Never mind. Turns out the short-side cable housing from an Explorer fits a 122 pretty much perfectly. Pretty easy to make the Ford cables work once the housing is in place.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
Those of you who did this with a cable stop or by...

Those of you who did this with a cable stop or by welding an end on the cable - did you retain any kind of spring like an OE cable would have? If not, that didn’t cause any issues?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-20-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 12
Vintage: 140 battery
Views: 788
Posted By AndrewNance
Group 24 fits really nicely in the factory tray...

Group 24 fits really nicely in the factory tray but has cleats on the front and back rather than on the ends. They’re pretty tall though. Might consider a couple terminal covers just for my peace of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Vintage: 140 battery
Views: 788
Posted By AndrewNance
Guess I’ll have to make something :e-shrug:

Guess I’ll have to make something :e-shrug:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-17-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 12
Vintage: 140 battery
Views: 788
Posted By AndrewNance
140 battery

Is there a modern battery that works with the factory 140 battery tray and hold-down? Duralast, Napa, etc. I donít care. Just something I can get locally. I have never had the correct battery for...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-12-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1,088
Views: 479,508
Posted By AndrewNance
https://media3.giphy.com/media/XreQmk7ETCak0/200.g...

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Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 37,813
Posted By AndrewNance
They were the correct type, just aftermarket...

They were the correct type, just aftermarket replacements and not SU parts. We were able to rig it up to get home and then I replaced them.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-08-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 37,813
Posted By AndrewNance
I did finally get this car running good again...

I did finally get this car running good again with a "rebuilt" pair of HS6 carbs. By rebuilt I mean the ebay seller said so and then last year both jet tubes fell apart about 150 miles from home....
Forum: performance & modifications 10-09-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,066
Posted By AndrewNance
Lowered? I’d imagine any one piece driveshaft is...

Lowered? I’d imagine any one piece driveshaft is going to rub if the car is any lower than stock.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-07-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,426
Posted By AndrewNance
Run it under the axle?

Run it under the axle?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-28-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,426
Posted By AndrewNance
Even with a single straight-thru muffler it’s...

Even with a single straight-thru muffler it’s gonna be pretty loud. I’d agree as close to the exit as possible will be ideal. There really isn’t anywhere to put one other than the factory location...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-10-2020, 12:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,707
Posted By AndrewNance
Can’t you just use your m40/41 bell housing so...

Can’t you just use your m40/41 bell housing so everything works?
Forum: performance & modifications 09-04-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,057
Posted By AndrewNance
I’m running 17x8 et11 in the front with a 205/45....

I’m running 17x8 et11 in the front with a 205/45. Could definitely go with a wider tire or less offset. 17x9 fits fine in the rear with a 235/40. The problem with 16s will be tire choices. Not a lot...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-02-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,126
Posted By AndrewNance
Doesn’t the slave cylinder piston overextending...

Doesn’t the slave cylinder piston overextending point to a different issue? Just asking because that also happened in my 122 with a Spec stage 3 clutch, factory 122 master, and 740 slave. I just...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-23-2020, 11:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,351
Posted By AndrewNance
Deeworks T5 adapter and a bellhousing from a...

Deeworks T5 adapter and a bellhousing from a hydraulic-clutch 740 and then you can use all the factory clutch parts. All the bellhousings might be the same, you just need the hydro fork and pivot...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-12-2020, 12:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,907
Posted By AndrewNance
You’re getting too good at this when you start to...

You’re getting too good at this when you start to have preferences :-P
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2020, 11:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,907
Posted By AndrewNance
Why not just get Yoshifab to make you one?

Why not just get Yoshifab to make you one?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,187
Posted By AndrewNance
Yeah in my experience the rear is pretty easy....

Yeah in my experience the rear is pretty easy. It’s just those front, upper control arms that are a nightmare.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,187
Posted By AndrewNance
It’s really easy if you just mail them to...

It’s really easy if you just mail them to California. Opening the beer can was the hardest part :cool:
Forum: events 07-03-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 19,918
Posted By AndrewNance
I specifically remember this. Explaining to you...

I specifically remember this. Explaining to you Neanderthals that scrambled and fried are not the only ways to cook an egg.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-28-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 70,118
Posted By AndrewNance
It's so easy to fix this though.

It's so easy to fix this though.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-28-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,113
Posted By AndrewNance
Iím sure it was them or fedex. I believe an m41...

Iím sure it was them or fedex. I believe an m41 is over the 70lb limit for USPS. However, an m40 is definitely not.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-27-2020, 03:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,113
Posted By AndrewNance
Last one I had shipped just came in a big box...

Last one I had shipped just came in a big box with lots of tape.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2020, 10:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,636
Posted By AndrewNance
B21 intake will fit and should work well with the...

B21 intake will fit and should work well with the steering on the right side. I fit one to mine and it only didn’t work because there wasn’t though space to fit an elbow into the throttle body...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2020, 08:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,449
Posted By AndrewNance
Are you sure the distributor isn’t 180 off?...

Are you sure the distributor isn’t 180 off? Because for some reason I always set mine up that way and then I never fix it. I just flip the plug wires around and forget about it.

Just asking...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-01-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 70,118
Posted By AndrewNance
For real. This is the wrong forum to be like “hey...

For real. This is the wrong forum to be like “hey don’t ruin that car”.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2020, 12:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,423
Posted By AndrewNance
I don’t think there’s really a step between SUs...

I don’t think there’s really a step between SUs and DCOEs. SUs can support more power than most b20s are going to make anyway. It really wouldn’t be worth the effort.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-24-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,658
Posted By AndrewNance
I’d guess you can get in there well enough...

I’d guess you can get in there well enough without removing the oil filter arm. Stick the drain fitting in the freezer and it should tap in there pretty easily.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 282,867
Posted By AndrewNance
Well a few years ago I did try to plumb the...

Well a few years ago I did try to plumb the regulator before the rail so go ahead with the doubting :lol: Fortunately someone pointed it out before I cranked the car.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-08-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 282,867
Posted By AndrewNance
Nah, that's the return. It does look that way in...

Nah, that's the return. It does look that way in that photo though. I just ditched all those braided hoses for something more low-key.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-05-2020, 12:39 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 282,867
Posted By AndrewNance
Here's a crappy video of it running. Needs a lot...

Here's a crappy video of it running. Needs a lot of tuning and one of my oil cooler lines is seeping.

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-u5Nsp-6eHs"...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-05-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,041
Posted By AndrewNance
Hmm...I don't remember doing any of this stuff...

Hmm...I don't remember doing any of this stuff when I reinstalled mine a few months ago with the updated studs. Could you remove the screws holding the parking brake cable to the trailing arm and...
Forum: events 04-01-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 20,601
Posted By AndrewNance
I’ll live stream my mail route if that’s what...

I’ll live stream my mail route if that’s what you’re into.
Forum: events 03-27-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 20,601
Posted By AndrewNance
Heís just putting this off until the crops are...

Heís just putting this off until the crops are ready to harvest so he can force us to work.
Forum: events 03-18-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 20,601
Posted By AndrewNance
Weíre all infected already anyway :e-shrug:

Weíre all infected already anyway :e-shrug:
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
I’ve used them in the past for things. Actually I...

I’ve used them in the past for things. Actually I found one that fits the yoshifab throttle spool really well. One of the rare occasions for this car where my first attempt at something is still...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
Honestly I wouldnít have thought those little...

Honestly I wouldnít have thought those little cable ends could hold something like a parking brake but it seems like Iím wrong. That seems like the way to go.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
Hell yeah

Hell yeah
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 01:01 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
Donít talk about it, BE about it.

Donít talk about it, BE about it.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
Well...alright then. Guess thatís the way to go...

Well...alright then. Guess thatís the way to go here.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
I saw those but wasnít sure how Iíd attach the...

I saw those but wasnít sure how Iíd attach the cable. Is there an end that crimps on? I guess I need to see one installed.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2020, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,807
Posted By AndrewNance
8.8 parking brake cables?

What are you 8.8 folks doing for these? This is the factory 122 cable which is so damn close to working but needs some kind of end that can attach to the 8.8 parking brake.
...
Forum: events 01-07-2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 20,601
Posted By AndrewNance
Whatever runs. I only live like an hour away so...

Whatever runs. I only live like an hour away so maybe both?
Forum: events 01-07-2020, 09:37 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 20,601
Posted By AndrewNance
I’m in.

I’m in.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1,088
Views: 479,508
Posted By AndrewNance
What about just using a shortened Volvo intake?...

What about just using a shortened Volvo intake? Still not short enough?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-28-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 804
Views: 282,867
Posted By AndrewNance
Been steadily checking small things off the to-do...

Been steadily checking small things off the to-do list. Changing the turbo/manifold necessitated some plumbing changes so I figured up a way to hook up water lines to the 16t. Took some 13c water...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-11-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,308
Posted By AndrewNance
25mm front and 32mm rear used to be the special...

25mm front and 32mm rear used to be the special sauce around here for running FWD Volvo wheels on a RWD Volvo.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,923
Posted By AndrewNance
Going from a pair of SUs to a DGEV would be a...

Going from a pair of SUs to a DGEV would be a downgrade. If you’re having trouble with them and don’t want to fart with it, send them to one of the several people who rebuild them.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1,088
Views: 479,508
Posted By AndrewNance
I’m glad this is you and not me :-P. The hassle...

I’m glad this is you and not me :-P. The hassle of figuring all of that out is not something I want to do again. Probably because I’m still not done.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-22-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,288
Posted By AndrewNance
Motorsport Tech will make whatever you want and...

Motorsport Tech will make whatever you want and is top quality. A set of hubcentric/wheelcentric will run $240.
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