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Forum: events 07-30-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 38,804
Posted By MikeJr.
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Forum: projects & restorations 07-30-2021, 07:31 AM
Replies: 718
Views: 423,181
Posted By MikeJr.
To bad you're not down around my area. There is a...

To bad you're not down around my area. There is a great custom drive shaft shop in Marietta.
https://www.americandriveshaftservice.com/
Forum: events 07-27-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 38,804
Posted By MikeJr.
Sort of… I bought some new 15x7 Fuchs knock...

Sort of…
I bought some new 15x7 Fuchs knock offs already. It currently has 14x5 on it now. Plus tires will be in the $400 range. New suspension bits will be in the ballpark of $1500 and I’ll have to...
Forum: events 07-27-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 38,804
Posted By MikeJr.
Not sure what to bring this year XC70?...

Not sure what to bring this year
XC70? Comfortable, wagon camping, nice on the offroad trails (if anyone does that this year), terrible on the curvy roads, but a nice cruiser. Its a volvo going to a...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-21-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 399,149
Posted By MikeJr.
Slick

Slick
Forum: projects & restorations 06-03-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 399,149
Posted By MikeJr.
That looks great man!

That looks great man!
Forum: projects & restorations 05-17-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 840
Views: 399,149
Posted By MikeJr.
Those gauges look great

Those gauges look great
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2021, 01:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 9,298
Posted By MikeJr.
I currently have 15x7.5 widened stock steelies on...

I currently have 15x7.5 widened stock steelies on mine with Hankook 225/45ZR15s on them
They fit fine, no rubbing, and they handle great. Parking lot turning honestly feels about the same as it...
Forum: projects & restorations 04-19-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,215
Posted By MikeJr.
You can also use a Borg Warner T5 (Very plentiful...

You can also use a Borg Warner T5 (Very plentiful in the States, not sure about France) and use this adaptor
https://www.deeworks.ca/product/t5-bellhousing-to-t5-transmission-adapter/
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-15-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,288
Posted By MikeJr.
Safer=better Volvo thought so too that's why...

Safer=better
Volvo thought so too that's why they upgraded the late model Amazons to a dual, boosted, system. Plus boosted is so much nicer on a street car IMO.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-15-2021, 01:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,288
Posted By MikeJr.
Here are some more pictures of the dual brake...

Here are some more pictures of the dual brake line set up on that same car if anyone is interested.
https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/170861055.jpg
https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/170861056.jpg...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-15-2021, 12:56 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 10,288
Posted By MikeJr.
I've had the same issue on my single circuit...

I've had the same issue on my single circuit system since I've owned my 122. I've just gotten used to them sucking.
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=325555

I've decided to just...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-24-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 110,481
Posted By MikeJr.
Street shot ...

Street shot
https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/171509883.jpg
Forum: events 03-11-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 38,804
Posted By MikeJr.
It's looking that way. My threes sons should all...

It's looking that way. My threes sons should all be attending as usual, but this time they may all be driving their own individual cars. :omg:
Forum: projects & restorations 03-08-2021, 11:23 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 105,431
Posted By MikeJr.
Sounds pretty good

Sounds pretty good
Forum: events 03-04-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 38,804
Posted By MikeJr.
I'll be wagon camping again this year.

I'll be wagon camping again this year.
Forum: events 03-03-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 38,804
Posted By MikeJr.
Awesome!

Awesome!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2021, 05:22 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 105,431
Posted By MikeJr.
Cool!

Cool!
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 840
Views: 399,149
Posted By MikeJr.
https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/171406600.jpg

https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/171406600.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 01-18-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,296
Posted By MikeJr.
I've always liked that green on green color...

I've always liked that green on green color combo. Very cool
Forum: projects & restorations 01-14-2021, 04:36 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
House stuff ...

House stuff
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?p=6147171#post6147171
Forum: projects & restorations 01-14-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
Not really, but I try to make it look like I do...

Not really, but I try to make it look like I do :-P
Forum: projects & restorations 01-07-2021, 02:41 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
Well let me make one first and see how it goes. I...

Well let me make one first and see how it goes. I have no problem making a few for you guys.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
I think the red interior will be flashy enough...

I think the red interior will be flashy enough for me. Plus the gold rims with polished lips. I also plan on blinging the sh!t out of the engine bay with lots of polished metal and chrome.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 07:25 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
I do agree. I’m really just leaning to the beige...

I do agree. I’m really just leaning to the beige and red. I think freshened up beige would look pretty good.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 07:20 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
I thought about making one for you actually

I thought about making one for you actually
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 06:21 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
Yeah I've had everything I need to inject mine...

Yeah I've had everything I need to inject mine for a while. I just need to do it. I have the B20 sitting on a stand, and an FI head. I may just get and IPD street torque cam kit and call it a day....
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 06:02 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
Oh yeah I agree. The more I looked at it, the...

Oh yeah I agree. The more I looked at it, the more I didn't like it. Nice color, wrong car. All the blue colors are off the table now.

I'm actually thinking about going with the original color,...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
That's great. You should post up some pictures of...

That's great. You should post up some pictures of that car.

Do you remember what the width those wheels were?
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
I'm fine with stock B20 FI power inputs for now....

I'm fine with stock B20 FI power inputs for now. Heck I'm not totally dissatisfied with the original B18 and SUs, its the brakes I mostly want to improve. Plus I think that chasing power in these...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
Actually I do have somewhat of an update. The...

Actually I do have somewhat of an update.
The long term goals are becoming a little more clear with this thing, but I tend to change my mind quite often when it comes to what I want this car to be....
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 11:47 AM
Replies: 282
Views: 138,703
Posted By MikeJr.
Shameless thread bump ...

Shameless thread bump
https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/170724871.jpg
Forum: events 10-05-2020, 09:33 AM
Replies: 222
Views: 141,874
Posted By MikeJr.
It was good to talk to you guys again

It was good to talk to you guys again
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 09-30-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,456
Posted By MikeJr.
I think this would work better for the underside...

I think this would work better for the underside of a roof
https://www.jegs.com/i/Lizard+Skin/628/2203-1/10002/-1?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIoLej9LuR7AIVA4NaBR0asgyxEAQYAyABEgKqCPD_BwE

Spray-able sound...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-03-2020, 10:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,832
Posted By MikeJr.
Honestly SU's are just about perfect for the...

Honestly SU's are just about perfect for the stock-ish B18. There are a few companies that have rebuild services, and they're pricing isn't to bad.

I ran 45 DCOE's on my B18 and they were just to...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2020, 10:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 15,783
Posted By MikeJr.
Pull-A-Part

Pull-A-Part
Forum: projects & restorations 08-01-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 15,783
Posted By MikeJr.
That paint should buff out pretty good actually ...

That paint should buff out pretty good actually

I’d love to do another Group-A ish 242. It’s not to bad to do really.
Here’s a short list of parts needed and where to find them.
Early Flat hood...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-31-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 15,783
Posted By MikeJr.
If you need any additional beautification on it...

If you need any additional beautification on it let me know
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,653
Posted By MikeJr.
Yeah I figured this much :roll: I know the...

Yeah I figured this much :roll:

I know the basic things to look for. I'm just looking for specific things that may go bad on this specific motor. Like "These blocks tend to crack here" ya know...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-31-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,653
Posted By MikeJr.
Question Junkyard Whiteblock engine-What to look for?

I am in need of a 2.3L Turbo whiteblock engine for a 96 850R. My local Pull-A-Part has several, but I don't know tell tale signs to look for on these engines to know if they're good or bad. I know...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-28-2020, 11:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,448
Posted By MikeJr.
Jeez I can't believe it been 4 years already

Jeez I can't believe it been 4 years already
Forum: performance & modifications 07-26-2020, 08:56 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,849
Posted By MikeJr.
Yep I still got em. Just let me know.

Yep I still got em. Just let me know.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-20-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 288,842
Posted By MikeJr.
Great video

Great video
Forum: performance & modifications 07-13-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
I ran a quote through Summit based on the part...

I ran a quote through Summit based on the part numbers
https://pbase.com/mikejr/image/170870016.jpg
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
Found them ...

Found them




https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-Dy9kmui-xMo/VVC-2ZrvLlI/AAAAAAAACKM/cjmZGDDhQuU/w958-h716-no/IMG_2722%255B1%255D.JPG

...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2020, 03:42 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
That's good news! I was thinking of selling the...

That's good news! I was thinking of selling the wilwood brackets I have


Do you remember the part number of the exact rotors?

*I found the part number
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
Do you have any pictures of your set up?

Do you have any pictures of your set up?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
What wildwood set up are you running? I have some...

What wildwood set up are you running? I have some of the old Avalanche Wilwood adaptor, but I didn't run them because I didn't think they'd clear a 15"

*Sorry R32 if I'm hijacking your thread a...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2020, 03:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
It would be nice if someone made an upgrade...

It would be nice if someone made an upgrade slotted or drilled front rotor in stock size. I too want to keep a 15" wheel, but want the best stockish braking set up possible.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,583
Posted By MikeJr.
I even trying unhooking them hand brake cable and...

I even trying unhooking them hand brake cable and nothing changed.


For what it's worth I did try to clamp the single rear rubber brake line and when I did it had perfect pedal. That's how I...
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