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Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-17-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By Mbeas96
Sounds earily like my problem that was quickly...

Sounds earily like my problem that was quickly turned to my wasted spark install......spark and injector pulse but no start. Post a result if found please.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-11-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,395
Posted By Mbeas96
I know as the oil starts coming from your turbo...

I know as the oil starts coming from your turbo it'll make its way onto the hot wire scewing the readings or potentially damage the wire. 012 amms aren't the cheapest either (compared to 016s)
...
Forum: article composition 12-28-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 508
Views: 284,817
Posted By Mbeas96
Awesome. Looks like I'm finally getting a...

Awesome. Looks like I'm finally getting a oscilloscope and learning how to use it. Thank you sir.
Forum: article composition 12-28-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 508
Views: 284,817
Posted By Mbeas96
I've beat my head against a wall for 3 weeks+ and...

I've beat my head against a wall for 3 weeks+ and can't figure it out. I honestly don't know (some say yes) that this issue is even WS related.

Here's the nonperformance thread. ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Aye aye captain

Aye aye captain
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Yes. Pulsed on every cylinder. Also swapped...

Yes. Pulsed on every cylinder. Also swapped injectors today with no change. But then again I could of fouled my plugs from the 5-6 attempts of starting?

I'm pulling my intank tomorrow to inspect...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Man. This is the reason why I am growing tired of...

Man. This is the reason why I am growing tired of this place. If I must actually explain the reason for trying to start it, over and over, is because I need to get to work without disturbing my kids...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Lmao...yeah eating ects, as in when I received...

Lmao...yeah eating ects, as in when I received the car, an aftermarket ect harness was installed and it was a poor connection. I went thru 2 used ones and a new ECT before I swapped to an oem harness...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Lol okay man. You were only in it for 1 or 2...

Lol okay man. You were only in it for 1 or 2 posts tops before I mention the details. The only info before that was fuel pressure.

When I figure out the problem, I'll make sure to post back, but...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Yep, one issue within a year a half with wasted...

Yep, one issue within a year a half with wasted spark and it was a used connector that I have since replaced. During that time I also replaced all the exterior solder joints with crimp connectors.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Post 20. :roll:

Post 20. :roll:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Thanks... Help find where it goes wrong? ...

Thanks...

Help find where it goes wrong?

I checked the two outputs of the ignition module, at the harness of the coil pack. The coil pack receives pulsing signals to fire the plugs. I mean,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Realizing the ecu grounds the injectors when...

Realizing the ecu grounds the injectors when firing....I put the ground on the ground pin and test lamp on positive battery terminal.

I ended up with this. I'm not sure what to take of it. I tried...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 02:47 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
And cleanflametrap...in your pic of resistance...

And cleanflametrap...in your pic of resistance checking the cps, did you just cut open the sheathing and connect the leads to the wires inside? Or are those wires coming from the ecu?

Looking...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Started checking around. So far I have learned...

Started checking around. So far I have learned how to check grounds via positive battery terminal and whatever ground I need to check. Ive read about a voltage drop test that you compare not running...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-21-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Got a test lamp. Grounded the pin hanging...

Got a test lamp.

Grounded the pin hanging off to the block and 12v to the injectors starts when key is turned on. It does not flash on the test light when cranking. It stays solid the whole time...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 09:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Unless I've got another bad cps, doesn't seem...

Unless I've got another bad cps, doesn't seem like the problem. Went outside after 5ish hours and car won't start.

Looks like imma pull the rail tomorrow. Check valve also came in today, but I'll...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,129
Posted By Mbeas96
No... I had a rough idle only on cold start...

No...

I had a rough idle only on cold start for a long time, eventually it just kind of went away...I still wait a minute or two before driving off because it just feels different.

Checking for...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-20-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,104
Posted By Mbeas96
Rather than fitment issues, will you have to go...

Rather than fitment issues, will you have to go standalone? Or will turbo lh2.4 suffice? AssumING so since it'll be making stock power.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,129
Posted By Mbeas96
If it's a very small leak, it would not show...

If it's a very small leak, it would not show smoke or in the oil. You can rent an exhaust gas in coolant tester from most auto places. I had to buy the fluid for like 10 bucks. But it was nice having...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Really? It took me all of 5 minutes with a...

Really? It took me all of 5 minutes with a quarter inch ratchet and long 10mm. I do have skinny arms, which helps. I'd honestly say that is one of the easier parts to swap.

In the jy, I pulled one...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
My hopes are very high at this point. It is...

My hopes are very high at this point. It is frustrating having a problem in which you dont understand, yet, how to diagnose without the part cannon. Fuel pressure testing is easy, so is looking at...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Trying to fire at the wrong time sounds exactly...

Trying to fire at the wrong time sounds exactly what was happening. Weird popping sounds from the engine bay at random times while cranking, also the occasional fart out the back.

So today, with...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-20-2019, 09:16 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 26,583
Posted By Mbeas96
Thanks! I need to track down my long...

Thanks!

I need to track down my long forgotten about vent pod and click buy on a 3/8 - 1/4 adapter plug for the petcock drain. Seems like the perfect spot for my temp sensor.

But before that...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-20-2019, 08:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,163
Posted By Mbeas96
My end plan is a 7cm angled housing with a 19t....

My end plan is a 7cm angled housing with a 19t. Still a small mitsu, but the big small mitsu.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-20-2019, 07:33 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Yeah...I've had problems in the past a...

Yeah...I've had problems in the past a oscilloscope could of solved, maybe I should quit being ignorant to the stuff that'll help tremendously...I'll look into a lamp and meter as well...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-19-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Looks like I'll have to track one down. My hopes...

Looks like I'll have to track one down. My hopes are high. Car would not start this morning, had to take my jeep. Toward the bether half of an hour and a half I feel like I've ruined my oil and...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-19-2019, 03:42 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Go to leave work at 5pm yesterday and car won't...

Go to leave work at 5pm yesterday and car won't start. Not trying to wait around to see when it'll start I immediately hook up some jumper cables to a buddy's car. No dice. Swapped in spare coil...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
I'll have to check it out. Pulling the rail...

I'll have to check it out.

Pulling the rail will have to wait till the weekend unfortunately...

I can try putting a jumper wire in place of the relay?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-16-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Replacing ECT made zero difference. Extra cold...

Replacing ECT made zero difference. Extra cold this morning (40°, lol) and I cranked till the battery died. Set up the jumper cables, let it sit for 10ish minutes, hoping the extra fuel evaporates...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-15-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 26,583
Posted By Mbeas96
Trip went great, no unexpected failures. It...

Trip went great, no unexpected failures. It wasn't until a week after I returned that issues started popping up

Hard cold start and intermittent driving problems started occurring. Diag happened...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
I've thought that, so I end up opening the...

I've thought that, so I end up opening the throttle at least partially while starting.

I'm terrible with multimeter. And need to pick up a decent one to learn how to use it effectively...but until...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 988
Posted By Mbeas96
I'm currently replacing my rubber line...

I'm currently replacing my rubber line segments...I bought one size to big and made it work, lasted about a year and now they are both slowly leaking. 3 feet of 5/16" hose and it'll be leak free for...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2019, 12:33 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,016
Posted By Mbeas96
Lol I used a 1x3 piece of wood painted in...

Lol I used a 1x3 piece of wood painted in rubberized spray paint. Screws with washers thru the bottom holes. Perfect size
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
My turbo spits a little oil, but I had an...

My turbo spits a little oil, but I had an mazdaspeed 3 that really burned oil, and this smoke was light and fuel ridden, unlike the oil smoke.

I dealt with an ect problem when I first bought this...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Well, the check valve will soon be replaced. Even...

Well, the check valve will soon be replaced. Even if it's not an issue, new is better than the unknown.

I'll recheck some things tomorrow morning, probably pull the rail and check out the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,016
Posted By Mbeas96
I bought it on sale and got it for $212 + free...

I bought it on sale and got it for $212 + free shipping :cool:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Gotcha, I'll pick up some fresh plugs today,...

Gotcha, I'll pick up some fresh plugs today, ordered a bosch check valve, it'll be here hopefully Wednesday.

Rechecked fuel pressure when car turns off, in the first 30 seconds it drops from...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Should of started with the car details, but I was...

Should of started with the car details, but I was going towards a classic ect failure...

1990 745 lh2.4
Wasted spark conversion using miata j702t ignition module and 2x2 coil pack.
Fuel rail...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Finally got the car to start after 30+ crank...

Finally got the car to start after 30+ crank attempts. Let it warm up and restarted first key turn. The wide band shows it idling around 14.7, but with a warm car there is smoke coming out the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 11:54 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
But then there's threads like these that just...

But then there's threads like these that just make me wanna spend the next few hours changing the ECT (minus the code)

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?t=210
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2019, 11:43 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,177
Posted By Mbeas96
Trip went great, I'm having some issues right now...

Trip went great, I'm having some issues right now regarding no start when cold..it can be seen in this thread...https://forums.turbobricks.com/showthread.php?p=6023639#post6023639

Had a hard time...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Pulled the plugs and other than them being a...

Pulled the plugs and other than them being a little wet with gas from the few times I tried to start, they look pretty good.

Had a hard time getting a good picture with all of them, so one at a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Leaving work yesterday, for the first time it...

Leaving work yesterday, for the first time it happened not in the morning. Took a couples cranks to finally fire, drove away, within 300 ft car shuts off. Cranked a couple more times to start again....
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,016
Posted By Mbeas96
https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2...

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F132039826250

I put this npr in my 745, cut up some hoses to fit good. Pics are in my build thread 3rd page, at the...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-13-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 988
Posted By Mbeas96
Mine has been cut. There's probably a foot...

Mine has been cut. There's probably a foot section on each that are rubber transmission cooler line.

Lol 6 dollars of rubber hose and a JY stock cooler is a lot cheaper than that setup, but...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-11-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 599
Posted By Mbeas96
Going on 50k miles with the accumulator mod done...

Going on 50k miles with the accumulator mod done in my brothers garage with some spare big bolts we chopped the heads off of.

I've heard with frequent fluid changes and a cooler these aw71s will...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-10-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
No data yet, but it ran fine yesterday on the way...

No data yet, but it ran fine yesterday on the way home in about 60 degree weather. Started and Drove completely fine this morning in an unusually hot 65 degree morning.

When I say driving fine I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
I have heard over the years you should always...

I have heard over the years you should always prime the pump before trying to start. I did try and prime it 5 times before starting on Tuesday morning and it seemed to help. But then again before...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-09-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,557
Posted By Mbeas96
Ahha now running and driving issues ensue...got...

Ahha now running and driving issues ensue...got back late last night and had to drive to work this morning. Hard cold start like usual, but then choppy idle, really like there is a big cam. I can...
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