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Forum: performance & modifications 08-14-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 390
Posted By linuxman51
lmao. both the car and the dyno should be "warmed...

lmao. both the car and the dyno should be "warmed up". If it's the first pulls of the day, various things need to get moved around a little, and for the car itself if it's not up to temperature that...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-12-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 400
Posted By linuxman51
4th gear is in the front, not the back, and the...

4th gear is in the front, not the back, and the harness connector comes out of the side of the case unlike the top on a 4L60, so that may pose a problem.

bellhousing area is probably similar, I...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-09-2019, 09:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,446
Posted By linuxman51
that's not true, you just don't know what you're...

that's not true, you just don't know what you're looking for.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2019, 12:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,446
Posted By linuxman51
it's a lot of fun. you'll probably break the...

it's a lot of fun. you'll probably break the transmission (well, really, probably smoke the clutch first) before anything else tears up unless you're reckless.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By linuxman51
then go ahead and get a set of 8 from vs racing...

then go ahead and get a set of 8 from vs racing or somewhere similar.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-05-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 419
Posted By linuxman51
make sure you're getting actual bosch injectors....

make sure you're getting actual bosch injectors. 2200's is a lot, you gonna put the hose on it along with the e85 and 25 pounds of freedom?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2019, 12:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,013
Posted By linuxman51
roadracer4life is

roadracer4life is
Forum: performance & modifications 07-27-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 662
Posted By linuxman51
get one and just measure it. or use clay on an 8v...

get one and just measure it. or use clay on an 8v piston
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-26-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,806
Posted By linuxman51
I've watched/helped sam tune a couple on some...

I've watched/helped sam tune a couple on some local GTR's, seems decent enough but the tuning interface presented some initial struggles (and sam has tuned a lot of aem/ms/hondata systems, so he's...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-25-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,806
Posted By linuxman51
yea. I'd use the built in one if you get the...

yea. I'd use the built in one if you get the maxxstreet and just have a second bung for the gauge in that case
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-25-2019, 05:35 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,806
Posted By linuxman51
I ran siemens 1000's (the old school black/grey...

I ran siemens 1000's (the old school black/grey fatties) with an ms2 in batch (well.. I may have used both injector outputs, woooo) and they were fine.

It *does* help if there's an issue with the...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-25-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,806
Posted By linuxman51
I totally understand dicking around with things...

I totally understand dicking around with things lol. I have a shop full of half finished projects to attest to that lmao.

The built in wideband deal, you'd get a can-gauge I reckon (And could put...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-25-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,806
Posted By linuxman51
at ~$360 you're going to be *very* hard pressed...

at ~$360 you're going to be *very* hard pressed to beat a microsquirt, period. Especially if you consider your time as worth anything (you may be able to build an ms2/v3 cheaper, but you'll have...
Forum: events 07-25-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 10,673
Posted By linuxman51
ol roadracer4life chatting in the background there

ol roadracer4life chatting in the background there
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,324
Posted By linuxman51
don't hate on the instagasket.

don't hate on the instagasket.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 07-23-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 8,806
Posted By linuxman51
Idle is about the only place you'd notice a...

Idle is about the only place you'd notice a substantial difference with sequential fueling, esp with only 60lb/hr injectors. seq. ignition (and wasted spark if coming from distributor) brings more to...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-18-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,345
Posted By linuxman51
Yep. When my tractor got stolen, the dealer's...

Yep. When my tractor got stolen, the dealer's insurance company tried that bull**** too.. valued the tractor at whatever, and then said they were going to send a check for that less the deductible....
Forum: projects & restorations 07-18-2019, 08:59 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,387
Posted By linuxman51
yeah that's about the size of it. Mine hasn't...

yeah that's about the size of it. Mine hasn't done anything spastic despite being OMG 04 SUX, just regular maintenance stuff.

that being said, mine will likely be for sale sometime this year as...
Forum: showroom 07-18-2019, 08:33 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,497
Posted By linuxman51
well dang, no one else has responded. :golf clap:...

well dang, no one else has responded. :golf clap:

been toying with doing an na swap in a 240, but have not made up my mind. gotta fix the trans and lifters in the 940 first.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,911
Posted By linuxman51
ded. lol. need to get mo's opinions up in...

ded. lol.

need to get mo's opinions up in here, he just towed most (all?) of his stuff cross-country with a bertone.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,911
Posted By linuxman51
interesting, where do those attach?

interesting, where do those attach?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-16-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,911
Posted By linuxman51
I towed another 940 wagon with mine, towed the...

I towed another 940 wagon with mine, towed the gold car several times, towed the tractor several times. heaviest thing I towed (and it was a relatively short distance at low speed for obvious...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-06-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 906
Posted By linuxman51
if you're NA, 3in exhaust on a 16v is going to...

if you're NA, 3in exhaust on a 16v is going to sound REEAALLY bad unless you have multiple mufflaz on there. Might away
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By linuxman51
Roger Dee makes them, not sure if he rents them

Roger Dee makes them, not sure if he rents them
Forum: performance & modifications 06-20-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,412
Posted By linuxman51
make a note of it, and go beat on it some, maybe...

make a note of it, and go beat on it some, maybe come back and check it in 3000 miles if it's doing something odd.

the wire going to the knocksensor from the ezk is already shielded unless you...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 807
Posted By linuxman51
pull more timing, pull all of the timing and...

pull more timing, pull all of the timing and slowly add it back.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 807
Posted By linuxman51
do the sloppy brake mod and set up a timing...

do the sloppy brake mod and set up a timing retard launch control scheme
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-10-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By linuxman51
you don't look at the logs unless you can overlay...

you don't look at the logs unless you can overlay two pulls that are exactly the same and compare the differences (rate of acceleration, etc), that's one reason why dynos are great. the other is you...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-09-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By linuxman51
whew man with E, you really really need to hit a...

whew man with E, you really really need to hit a dyno to know for sure. it may not need anything, it may need several degrees pulled, hell it may want some. you could do runs at the track and compare...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,564
Posted By linuxman51
ipd turbo cam is probably the easiest to lay...

ipd turbo cam is probably the easiest to lay hands on
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,247
Posted By linuxman51
actually... that's not tooo bad. it would be nice...

actually... that's not tooo bad. it would be nice if it was a little fatter. is it leaning out further the higher you go, or getting richer? You could put the stock amm back on there...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-05-2019, 10:44 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 69,375
Posted By linuxman51
still a steel drum? I've had great luck with the...

still a steel drum? I've had great luck with the 34 element setup from 4L80's
Forum: performance & modifications 06-04-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,423
Posted By linuxman51
yeah if you're starting from zero with the stock...

yeah if you're starting from zero with the stock ecu there are maaaannnny potential pitfalls
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,423
Posted By linuxman51
it's a lot easier to tune a standalone than it is...

it's a lot easier to tune a standalone than it is to tune the stock pcm, esp for the average person. It's also usually easier to find a decent tuner for an aftermarket system than it is to find...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,147
Posted By linuxman51
get a pair then. one for the wheel speed sensors,...

get a pair then. one for the wheel speed sensors, one for the cas.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,147
Posted By linuxman51
but I think sparkfun has something similar for...

but I think sparkfun has something similar for less? it's basically a reference board for the max chip.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,147
Posted By linuxman51
something like this...

something like this http://www.jbperf.com/dual_VR/v2_1.html
Forum: aftermarket engine management 06-03-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,147
Posted By linuxman51
I don't like using the vr circuits for hall...

I don't like using the vr circuits for hall sensor inputs, I ended up bypassing the onboard **** after I had some odd issues with the 940
Forum: performance & modifications 06-03-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,423
Posted By linuxman51
seems to be a great system for the money. Esp...

seems to be a great system for the money. Esp when you consider how much M$ stuff has gotten lately and the cloud of **** floating over that company in ga.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-30-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,128
Posted By linuxman51
044's are hilariously loud. even louder if you...

044's are hilariously loud. even louder if you mount them to the chassis with no dampener hahahah
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,630
Posted By linuxman51
some people struggle. I haven't had the heads off...

some people struggle. I haven't had the heads off or engine out of mine since april of 2015, it made close to 800whp.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,324
Posted By linuxman51
it'd suck soap at idle, probably be difficult to...

it'd suck soap at idle, probably be difficult to tell.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-29-2019, 03:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,630
Posted By linuxman51
easier than doing it with a whiteblock (not that...

easier than doing it with a whiteblock (not that that's the point of the thread, mike knows this already). Stock pistons handling 700hp is all well and good, but at that point you've already gone...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,128
Posted By linuxman51
all the aftermarket pumps are noisy.

all the aftermarket pumps are noisy.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-20-2019, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By linuxman51
gotta leave a few crumbs for you :shrug:

gotta leave a few crumbs for you :shrug:
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,128
Posted By linuxman51
I have ebay rails on mine, but it's a -6an

I have ebay rails on mine, but it's a -6an
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,128
Posted By linuxman51
nah, I was fine til the in-tank pump started...

nah, I was fine til the in-tank pump started blowing the fuse and then it would lean out. Of course, I didn't discover this until I'd put a 450 in the tank lol
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By linuxman51
they are not.

they are not.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-16-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,128
Posted By linuxman51
get an adapter fitting for the fuel filter outlet...

get an adapter fitting for the fuel filter outlet and run a new line to the fuel rail. if you're using a return style system, you'll probably need to either run aftermarket rails and a regulator (and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,496
Posted By linuxman51
dude. no. read the damn description, it's not a...

dude. no. read the damn description, it's not a stock bottom end. The hp is estimated, but reasonable.
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