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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance Today, 02:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 34
Posted By Cwazywazy
Engine dying..

I had the same exact problem with my old wagon where the engine would almost die or stall when i push the clutch in/rev it in neutral. I dunno how I fixed it, it just kinda went away after the...
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 09:57 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,694
Posted By Cwazywazy
I suggest either an LS or a 5 year old certified...

I suggest either an LS or a 5 year old certified pre owned Civic.
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 02:41 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/Cql2WFNh.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/Cql2WFNh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/kgLH2Hgh.jpg

No amount of blur will hide the rust.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-17-2019, 05:22 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
It ran great with a known good maf, for a few...

It ran great with a known good maf, for a few miles. It's doing the same crap in that video now.


https://i.imgur.com/nhzD1kLh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 06-17-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
I bought MTC mudflaps to protect my rust holes...

I bought MTC mudflaps to protect my rust holes and I gotta say I'm a little disappointed in the quality control..

https://i.imgur.com/fqOB20lh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 06-16-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
I was having some random running issues where it...

I was having some random running issues where it would go dead rich and I assumed it was something with the new turbo but it was just another MAF failure. I think that's like the 5th or 6th one in my...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-15-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
Swapped over the CBV from the 15g and now it runs...

Swapped over the CBV from the 15g and now it runs great except it seems to have developed a soft rev limiter at 5500. Pretty sure my intake hose is getting sucked shut now.

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Forum: projects & restorations 06-15-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
Yup, TD05 20g. ...

Yup, TD05 20g.

https://i.imgur.com/B59APChh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/kbxCgtph.jpg?1
https://i.imgur.com/qVdttObh.jpg?1
https://i.imgur.com/nJPyg48h.jpg

At wastegate pressure right now (15psi)...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-14-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/AtrykZ0h.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/AtrykZ0h.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/SfWqz2lh.jpg

:cool:
Forum: showroom 06-11-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,932
Posted By Cwazywazy
Did tie rods and wheel bearings then took it for...

Did tie rods and wheel bearings then took it for a drive. It's a damn rocket now. I honestly think it's a little faster than any of the other stock gas 240s I've owned and those were manuals....
Forum: showroom 06-09-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,932
Posted By Cwazywazy
Yeah, cam was off a tooth. So.. I really...

Yeah, cam was off a tooth.

So.. I really feel like this car has been wrecked at some point. The front crossmember is red, not white. Plus that firewall. So I got a free Autocheck report by listing...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-09-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
It's definitely slower than the wagon was, but...

It's definitely slower than the wagon was, but also more fun. Only failure yesterday was my rear passenger window getting stuck down again.. Not sure exactly what, but something in the mechanism got...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-09-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 13
S/V/C: Oils
Views: 518
Posted By Cwazywazy
I change my oil anywhere from 5k to 15k. ...

I change my oil anywhere from 5k to 15k.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CcJ3igvW0AErT64.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 06-08-2019, 01:40 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/jGEusDEbs4g" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-07-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 662
Views: 119,628
Posted By Cwazywazy
Mine fell off at about 10mph.

Mine fell off at about 10mph.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-07-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 13
S/V/C: Oils
Views: 518
Posted By Cwazywazy
I run 5w40 synthetic diesel oil in my 240s...

I run 5w40 synthetic diesel oil in my 240s (Either Rotella or Delo) and it seems to work fine. Less than 20 bucks for a jug at wallyworld.
Forum: projects & restorations 06-06-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
Well I got bored of waiting for my new turbo and...

Well I got bored of waiting for my new turbo and figured out how to give my 15g a complete $0 rebuild using parts from my obliterated 19t. It now has zero shaft play. I'm also proud of my new oil...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,644
Posted By Cwazywazy
<img...

<img src="https://i1250.photobucket.com/albums/hh530/Heimeharrie/Engine%20build/WhatsApp%20Image%202019-06-02%20at%2015.11.14%201_zpsqvob0uhe.jpeg" width="600" height="400">

Backwards? Black side...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-03-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
They don't make me go faster in a straight line,...

They don't make me go faster in a straight line, why bother?

I've got a pile of suspension stuff but I'm leaving it stock for now. I like the comfort. Eventually I plan on putting in all my...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
It's okay, I have a fire extinguisher. ...

It's okay, I have a fire extinguisher.

https://i.imgur.com/3M42kP6h.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/bYzOFUxh.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/GcdzsoTh.jpg

Put in new water pump and a thingy to use the front...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-01-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
Head is pretty much ready for assembly. I didn't...

Head is pretty much ready for assembly. I didn't really make the ports any bigger or anything like that, partially because I don't think there's much benefit in doing that with a stock intake...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-30-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
So I bought one of these old school Dremel flexy...

So I bought one of these old school Dremel flexy shafts:

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

Works really nicely.

https://i.imgur.com/1eVZLCbh.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 05-29-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/6oohVvQh.jpg :-D

https://i.imgur.com/6oohVvQh.jpg

:-D
Forum: projects & restorations 05-27-2019, 11:45 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
I don't think I've mentioned it here, but my goal...

I don't think I've mentioned it here, but my goal with this block is to make 300whp on LH2.2 and 93 octane. So I was doing some research on spinny majigs and I decided not to buy the 20t... :oogle:
...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
I paid 75 bucks for that 15g and it barely took,...

I paid 75 bucks for that 15g and it barely took, what, two years of abuse? What a ripoff.

Just checked the shaft play and it's the same as it was when I slapped it on so I'm sure it could be...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-25-2019, 10:23 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
Two turbo related failures in one day. Breaking...

Two turbo related failures in one day. Breaking records. Couple days ago I hit a bump pretty hard and cracked the weld holding the V band to the exhaust housing. (Stainless steel welded to cast iron...
Forum: showroom 05-24-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,932
Posted By Cwazywazy
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gUU71gw6Uhg" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer; autoplay; encrypted-media; gyroscope; picture-in-picture"...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-23-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
I think I'm gonna try the electric speedo route,...

I think I'm gonna try the electric speedo route, would make things easier if I decided to ditch the Volvo transmission..

Quick question, I found an old gauge cluster in my parts pile with a 120mph...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-22-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 485
Posted By Cwazywazy
Just buy a 240 that's already rusty so you won't...

Just buy a 240 that's already rusty so you won't care. Or just wash it a lot.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-21-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
https://i.imgur.com/h7McaS3h.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/h7McaS3h.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/0leuE0Yh.jpg

A sticker has been installed.

https://i.imgur.com/2rYWyl5h.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/JYlpj7Gh.jpg

Put in tach and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-21-2019, 02:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 439
Posted By Cwazywazy
'88 cluster in '82

1982 244GL diesel, formerly D24/BW55 powered now B230f+t/M46 with LH2.2.

Problem: I dunno how fast I'm going.

Solution: I dunno..

I plan on swapping in my 1988 axle so my thought was to use...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,231
Posted By Cwazywazy
Still running orange tops with a 3bar but with an...

Still running orange tops with a 3bar but with an AEM pump. Currently have a piddly 15g but I plan on slapping on a 20t and a better cam. Anyone think these would be a bad idea on LH2.2?...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
After driving with ac off and fan on low the...

After driving with ac off and fan on low the vent-o-meter reads a hair over 70 with outside temp being 63. Heater valve is probably open a tiny bit.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
Oh, this is an 82 with the compressor out of an...

Oh, this is an 82 with the compressor out of an 86. TXV system. Drier and high pressure line going into the firewall are a bit warm to the touch and return line is a little cold. I don't like wasting...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
Vent temps are the same as before with expansion...

Vent temps are the same as before with expansion valve adjustment. 45 at the vents. Not what I was hoping for but good enough that I'm not gonna dick with it. Compressor started cycling like it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-18-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
Right on the can it says equal to 16oz of R134. ...

Right on the can it says equal to 16oz of R134.

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/61sKzGe69wL._SX425_.jpg

I took out the expansion valve, cleaned it, and went from 3 turns out to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
I gave it 14 oz of the Envirosafe stuff. 6oz...

I gave it 14 oz of the Envirosafe stuff. 6oz Envirosafe = 16oz r134a. I don't remember what a 240 AC system takes but I did some napkin math and 14.1oz is exactly how much Envirosafe it gets. A bit...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
I had the lines duct taped pretty well so I doubt...

I had the lines duct taped pretty well so I doubt anything other than moisture got into the system.

Also I gave the expansion valve a few tappy tap taps and then the system drank a full charge of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 422
Posted By Cwazywazy
Something ain't right (AC)

AC was open for a few months (No condenser installed) but recently I put in the condenser and a new drier. Pulled vacuum and it held for days so I tried to fill er up with Envirosafe. Low side took...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,498
Posted By Cwazywazy
I used an HFT ratchet strap and it kept...

I used an HFT ratchet strap and it kept breaking.. Rather just replace the engine mounts every year than deal with that or vibrations from harder mounts. I'm interested in seeing the verdict on those...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By Cwazywazy
How do I water cool my powerstage so it goes...

How do I water cool my powerstage so it goes faster
Forum: projects & restorations 05-15-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 454
Views: 98,553
Posted By Cwazywazy
Does anyone make a quality sending unit? And...

Does anyone make a quality sending unit? And what's the general consensus on the URO one? ($61 on Rockauto.) I put in a relay triggered by the FPR to power the pump from the distribution block by the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By Cwazywazy
If you really wanna nerd up your powerstage.. ...

If you really wanna nerd up your powerstage..

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/516sr3fprKL.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-14-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 755
Posted By Cwazywazy
Any thermal paste should do the job just fine....

Any thermal paste should do the job just fine. Get it at Best Buy or order some.
Forum: showroom 05-12-2019, 01:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,932
Posted By Cwazywazy
So I thought that ticking noise in the video...

So I thought that ticking noise in the video above was a blown out manifold gasket. It did have two blown gaskets but that wasn't the tick. Valvetrain maybe? Doesn't really change at all with engine...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 6,694
Posted By Cwazywazy
I love those. Someday I want a 144 with a B30 in...

I love those. Someday I want a 144 with a B30 in it..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 487
Posted By Cwazywazy
So as usual the problem was simple and stupid....

So as usual the problem was simple and stupid. Someone suggested it could be an injector leak so I looked at the rail and one of the bolts was just gone..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 487
Posted By Cwazywazy
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<iframe src="https://streamable.com/s/z7oll/nqcspz" width="300" height="581" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 487
Posted By Cwazywazy
ECU, ICU, powerstage, and distributor are now all...

ECU, ICU, powerstage, and distributor are now all ruled out..
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 487
Posted By Cwazywazy
Popped in a new set of NGKs gapped to .027 and no...

Popped in a new set of NGKs gapped to .027 and no difference..

https://i.imgur.com/MyWq603h.jpg
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