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Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By Marvelous3
Did you relocate the Amm to the passenger side...

Did you relocate the Amm to the passenger side already? The amm will be happier before the turbo.

An idle that surges or “hunts” is indicative of a vacuum leak. I’d get your vac leak sorted first...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-03-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 1,400
Views: 310,480
Posted By Marvelous3
Brah. That engine bay looks clean! I’m jealous.

Brah. That engine bay looks clean! I’m jealous.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 11:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By Marvelous3
Yes, the canister allows gas vapors to vent into...

Yes, the canister allows gas vapors to vent into the intake. Not really a common failure point but if the lines were cracked you can replace them or just cap them off.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-03-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 605
Posted By Marvelous3
So 2.4 is relying on the air metered at the air...

So 2.4 is relying on the air metered at the air mass meter to determine how much fuel to add. A blow off valve after the air mass meter is going to reduce the amount of air in the system to less than...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2019, 05:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
God ducking damnit! That little **** as fuse in...

God ducking damnit! That little **** as fuse in the engine bay. I pulled it out and it didn’t look bad. Threw another fuse in it cause why not and I got the blinks lights back. Cranks and runs now....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
Does the ignition go through the power stage...

Does the ignition go through the power stage before it gets to the coil?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
My car has 951 series ecus

My car has 951 series ecus
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-28-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
Alright so new crank sensor but still nothing....

Alright so new crank sensor but still nothing. Coil? It should read 12 volts on the blue wire with the key in the “on” position?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
The bulb lights up. I actually sort of took the...

The bulb lights up. I actually sort of took the thing apart and made sure the contacts were decent but nah doesnít want to work.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 03:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
I’d be curious to know how to fix my obd...

I’d be curious to know how to fix my obd flashlight
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
Okay so I’m about 90% sure it’s crank sensor. New...

Okay so I’m about 90% sure it’s crank sensor. New cap rotor plugs and wires didn’t fix anything. It needed them anyways so no harm there. Like you said, the tach doesn’t move when cranking which it...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
Crank sensor looks okay. No chaffing or broken...

Crank sensor looks okay. No chaffing or broken sheeting. Of course I dropped the ****ing bolt that holds it on and can’t find it now.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
I don’t know if it bares mentioning but when I go...

I don’t know if it bares mentioning but when I go to crank it the tach does not move. And by diagnostic block is died on #2 and #6. If I press the button the red light lights but it doesn’t flash...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
I may just replace the cap rotor and plugs...

I may just replace the cap rotor and plugs anyways since I canít remember the last time they were changed. I know theyíve needed to be replaced so this might be the reason to do it. Iíll run through...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-27-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,184
Posted By Marvelous3
No start after washing engine and again this morning after raining

So I think I may need new plug wires but Iíll tell you my story.

So wash the car last week. Got excited and hit the engine bay with simple green and a brush. Hosed it off. I didnít cover...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Marvelous3
From reports those vox wheels are kind of soft...

From reports those vox wheels are kind of soft and heavy.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-22-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 718
Posted By Marvelous3
You will need 17”wheels at a minimum to run 330mm...

You will need 17”wheels at a minimum to run 330mm rotors from the R brakes or Cadillac brakes.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2019, 05:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,429
Posted By Marvelous3
I have a he351 that has had the internal gate...

I have a he351 that has had the internal gate welded shut if you need one. $300 plus the ride and I’ll send it your way.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-30-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 60,616
Posted By Marvelous3
I see this pop up from time to time but I don’t...

I see this pop up from time to time but I don’t understand what the benefit is? One belt instead of four? Beyond that I don’t really see how it’s better.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-25-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
Haha nah man it held on for a long time. It...

Haha nah man it held on for a long time. It probably seals better than the paper gasket but is more messy.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-24-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
Some follow up here now that I’ve got it fixed. ...

Some follow up here now that I’ve got it fixed.

First thing was that the existing throttle body gasket was just some Grey rvt which had worn itself away. So I put in a Volvo gasket. This quieted...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-19-2019, 12:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 684
Posted By Marvelous3
Start here. Starter fluid into a vacuum port...

Start here. Starter fluid into a vacuum port post throttle body.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,188
Posted By Marvelous3
Have koni yellows on my daily done the Kyoto way....

Have koni yellows on my daily done the Kyoto way. 300lbs springs on the front are cash money. I don’t know what the spring rate is on the iPads? I thought they were still considered soft last we...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,871
Posted By Marvelous3
Super cool Dave!

Super cool Dave!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-02-2019, 10:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 684
Posted By Marvelous3
Battery should not drop to 8 volts if it is a...

Battery should not drop to 8 volts if it is a good battery.

Your alternator is ****.

Your car starts and runs with the jumper cables attached because it's using the power from the other car...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-16-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 928
Posted By Marvelous3
Generally, a gasoline engine is not going to...

Generally, a gasoline engine is not going to knock if you suddenly lose spark. Just not enough compression to ignite the fuel without a plug. Now, if the tune is **** then yes, you could get knock...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-12-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,444
Posted By Marvelous3
I mean, depending on what the compression ratio...

I mean, depending on what the compression ratio is now you'll lose a little bit of vacuum with higher compression.

I have no experience with the vx cam but the idle is lumpy like it's hunting or...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-10-2019, 12:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
I'm waiting for the gasket to show up from Tasca....

I'm waiting for the gasket to show up from Tasca. It's supposed to be here tomorrow so hopefully that fixes things.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,889
Posted By Marvelous3
^this is probably the best suggestion for what...

^this is probably the best suggestion for what most people want on this board.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-06-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,889
Posted By Marvelous3
Daily driven? Probably a T cam. Want to have some...

Daily driven? Probably a T cam. Want to have some serious fun? Enem V16.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-31-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
I ordered a new throttle body gasket and intake...

I ordered a new throttle body gasket and intake manifold gasket in addition to the valve cover gasket I've been needing to fix anyways. Should be here in a few days and we'll see if that fixes it.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-30-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,275
Posted By Marvelous3
That headliner looked gross! What did he do to...

That headliner looked gross! What did he do to the door panels and headliner to get them that clean? Your car is coming along quite nicely.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
LOL that sounds exactly like mine. What'd you...

LOL that sounds exactly like mine. What'd you do, replace the throttle body gasket and it went away?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 09:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
It says your video is unavailable. Do you have...

It says your video is unavailable. Do you have it set to private?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-28-2019, 08:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,624
Posted By Marvelous3
My 16 valve car will sing you a song

So yeah...

https://www.facebook.com/themattmiller/videos/10109968056516680/?t=5

Things I have checked:
I have disconnected each of the vacuum lines going into the intake one at a time. Still...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By Marvelous3
The cam boxes were done with Volvo pink and...

The cam boxes were done with Volvo pink and thankfully have good sealing. It's really just the top cover at the very front passenger side that is dripping.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-28-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 668
Posted By Marvelous3
16 valve valve cover and sealant

I'm needing a new valve cover gasket for my 16 valve. Shock of all shocks, it leaks a little. Which gasket are people using? And sealant? Clear rvt or something else?
Forum: performance & modifications 05-15-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 9,901
Posted By Marvelous3
I am curious about that klracing exhaust mani. A...

I am curious about that klracing exhaust mani. A bolt on top mount option would be nice. I think they're like $800 or more the last time I checked.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-29-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,275
Posted By Marvelous3
That interior looks pretty mint!

That interior looks pretty mint!
Forum: events 04-22-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 32,663
Posted By Marvelous3
So, uh, I resigned from my job this past Friday...

So, uh, I resigned from my job this past Friday so I'm 50/50 on going now. Feel like I should be doing some job searching instead of drinking and talking **** about cars but we'll see. I can bring...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-29-2019, 08:39 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,475
Posted By Marvelous3
Sorry I haven't read this whole thread. I...

Sorry I haven't read this whole thread.

I had a similar problem to this in my 90 240. There is a joint in the wiring harness that had broken.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-18-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,657
Posted By Marvelous3
I know. Homie up there was suggesting the master...

I know. Homie up there was suggesting the master was broken when that's not the issue at hand.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-18-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,657
Posted By Marvelous3
^^ so when you change to the mustang master...

^^ so when you change to the mustang master cylinder you have to lengthen the rod.
Forum: showroom 03-14-2019, 04:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By Marvelous3
Now mark just needs to rig his wireless mouse up...

Now mark just needs to rig his wireless mouse up to the steering wheel so he can use the pointed to shift.

That looks sweet though! Looks like you could do paddles maybe?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-13-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,657
Posted By Marvelous3
I don't remember off the top of my head how long...

I don't remember off the top of my head how long it was but it was just whatever they had at the store. Maybe 1"? It really doesn't need to be that long from what I remember.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-12-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,315
Posted By Marvelous3
I always read the internet lore that said the...

I always read the internet lore that said the head was decent enough. It was the intake mani that was garbage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-12-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,723
Posted By Marvelous3
Have eBay special kits in both cars. Have worked...

Have eBay special kits in both cars. Have worked fine for a couple of years now. They're all Chinabay so whichever seller looks decent is fine.

3400k is the OEM temp for bmw/vw/mercedes. It...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 551
Views: 122,632
Posted By Marvelous3
dat 993 doe

dat 993 doe
Forum: performance & modifications 03-01-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,230
Posted By Marvelous3
I have my efan set up off a wled using a single...

I have my efan set up off a wled using a single pole hella relay. Works good.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2019, 08:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,511
Posted By Marvelous3
Or, ya know, there's that jig he could rent from...

Or, ya know, there's that jig he could rent from josh and keep it moving.
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