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Forum: performance & modifications 10-14-2021, 09:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 831
Posted By stick70
I'm planning to use a lokar cable as well. I've...

I'm planning to use a lokar cable as well. I've used 2-3 of them now without issue.

OP I don't know about you but the KL racing intake hit the hood on my 242.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-11-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,277
Posted By stick70
Not helpful to you but the quality of their in...

Not helpful to you but the quality of their in house 122 door panels/upholstery is pretty incredible.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-06-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,277
Posted By stick70
I've ordered tons and tons of stuff from them....

I've ordered tons and tons of stuff from them. For 122 stuff they are the absolute go to.

Some things are in stock in Sweden and not in Charleston so the wait time is a little longer, I've always...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-01-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By stick70
That's how I feel powering up ms1 *beep boop...

That's how I feel powering up ms1

*beep boop beep*
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By stick70
Honestly I forgot about his build completely, but...

Honestly I forgot about his build completely, but I'll at the very least give it a read.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By stick70
Very true. It's essentially a GM sedan shrunken...

Very true. It's essentially a GM sedan shrunken down.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By stick70
I have Catia at my disposal but yeah I understand...

I have Catia at my disposal but yeah I understand some sort of simulation program would be useful, just not sure if it's as achievable as study currently.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-30-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,056
Posted By stick70
Study Material for Suspension Design

I want to fabricate a new front crossmember including suspension for my 122 to fit the (unique) needs that I have for it. Can anyone recommend some study material that I can get into to familiarize...
Forum: showroom 09-29-2021, 11:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By stick70
I'm pretty confident I didn't do anything to mine...

I'm pretty confident I didn't do anything to mine and just threw them in there.
Forum: showroom 09-29-2021, 09:31 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,703
Posted By stick70
Same here, I swear I took some pavement with me....

Same here, I swear I took some pavement with me. At least the strategically placed tow hook took most of the hit :lol:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-29-2021, 09:15 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,836
Posted By stick70
The process of making this car look cool is just...

The process of making this car look cool is just gonna be you washing it.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 02:31 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
I fully agree with you. This time though I'm...

I fully agree with you. This time though I'm dealing with a progressive vibration that increases with engine speed, not a ~3k rpm vibration like the b230. It's strange. The clutch and flywheel were...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 02:28 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Here's a little detail on the prep work as well...

Here's a little detail on the prep work as well that lead up to the trip.

When I had the trans out to repair the cracked tailshaft housing I installed the final hard piece that will enable me to...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Man the more I drive this thing the more I think...

Man the more I drive this thing the more I think what I'm dealing with is just engine mounts that aren't set up correctly or are just too stiff.

I'm running two of the smaller 240 mounts, with...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 02:18 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
A couple from Mountain Meet ...

A couple from Mountain Meet

https://i.imgur.com/6H7fEzt.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/TRLI52Y.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 02:06 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Just stuff like door rubber, door panels, carpet,...

Just stuff like door rubber, door panels, carpet, back seat, etc. Would also be cool to reduce the engine vibration some but let's not get our hopes up.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 10:02 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Post Mountain Meet update: The car had two...

Post Mountain Meet update:

The car had two (very) minor issues. The first is just that auto altitude correction was not turned on in MS3, I would have to key cycle it to run well over 3000ft. I've...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2021, 01:39 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Currently unable to upload pictures to imgur for...

Currently unable to upload pictures to imgur for an unknown reason, but I've made decent progress towards my goal.

Block pipe for heat installed, hoses should be here tomorrow AM.
Seat bracket...
Forum: events 09-21-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
Many things have been fixed, the fountain of fuel...

Many things have been fixed, the fountain of fuel out of the cap wasn't one of them.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-20-2021, 01:41 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Record MM 122 turnout

Record MM 122 turnout
Forum: projects & restorations 09-20-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Making good progress to get this thing better...

Making good progress to get this thing better than it has been in a while.

I've got the trans out now, it looks like I didn't line up the dog on the reverse gear cone when I slammed it together...
Forum: events 09-20-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
This is the way.

This is the way.
Forum: showroom 09-16-2021, 10:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,212
Posted By stick70
Everybody knows the reason you have a black...

Everybody knows the reason you have a black flathood is because you're too TB broke to actually paint it.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-15-2021, 09:13 AM
Replies: 870
Views: 499,007
Posted By stick70
Are trailer lights even an issue in that part of...

Are trailer lights even an issue in that part of the state?
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
Current condition: ...

Current condition:

https://i.imgur.com/xepbM46.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/YjAUgZV.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 09-14-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
I drove it around the block for the first time in...

I drove it around the block for the first time in about 6 months and it's certainly a different experience from my other classic cars :lol:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 182,957
Posted By stick70
I don't have a ton of updates to this car mainly...

I don't have a ton of updates to this car mainly because it hasn't been a priority in my life in quite a while. I've been building my rabbit for the last year or so and this thing has been largely...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-13-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 158,350
Posted By stick70
The new seat straps really help. If you run low...

The new seat straps really help. If you run low on time you can probably do the bottom in the car, just unbutton the cushion.

That said I never could get my seat backs to be comfortable, I always...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-10-2021, 10:09 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,836
Posted By stick70
Badass. The B18/20 engines seem to do...

Badass. The B18/20 engines seem to do exceptionally well sitting for unreasonable periods of time.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-09-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,836
Posted By stick70
My only point of reference is a 70 beetle and the...

My only point of reference is a 70 beetle and the amazon was worse to try to do. I eventually paid a guy to **** it up for me.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-08-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,836
Posted By stick70
You can leave it out but the seal will still have...

You can leave it out but the seal will still have the groove in it unless VP sells one without trim. I need to get mine redone too, it leaks water worse than anything I've ever seen.
Forum: events 09-07-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
**** it I'm in, dialing in the Cadillac with...

**** it I'm in, dialing in the Cadillac with intentions of bringing it.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-31-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 870
Views: 499,007
Posted By stick70
IIRC yes, he was blowing stuff up at autox

IIRC yes, he was blowing stuff up at autox
Forum: events 08-17-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
Don't worry we'll lay out the plastic table bed...

Don't worry we'll lay out the plastic table bed ahead of time for the winner.
Forum: events 08-16-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
Well currently none of the listed cars are...

Well currently none of the listed cars are capable so......
Forum: projects & restorations 08-16-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 870
Views: 499,007
Posted By stick70
Idk man I'm a conticontact fanboi, I've got them...

Idk man I'm a conticontact fanboi, I've got them on 3-4 cars now.

Direzza Z3 went on the Miata, no regrets.

That said I don't shop in the size you're looking for so I'm just rambling.
Forum: events 08-16-2021, 01:19 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
Lol I need to find a free T5 tailshaft housing...

Lol I need to find a free T5 tailshaft housing for that to happen
Forum: events 08-16-2021, 09:06 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
I'm still in, but the Mrs. will more than likely...

I'm still in, but the Mrs. will more than likely be at home with the little one. Still very up in the air about which car will show.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-23-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 870
Views: 499,007
Posted By stick70
It's a ruse

It's a ruse
Forum: projects & restorations 03-26-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 870
Views: 499,007
Posted By stick70
I hear he looks at it and occasionally cries into...

I hear he looks at it and occasionally cries into the accumulated dust
Forum: events 03-05-2021, 10:03 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
I love my NA, rod knock and all

I love my NA, rod knock and all
Forum: events 03-04-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 78,997
Posted By stick70
I'm there and I don't need no bed

I'm there and I don't need no bed
Forum: showroom 01-13-2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2,823
Views: 1,607,305
Posted By stick70
I love all of the above. Long live the 80s.

I love all of the above. Long live the 80s.
Forum: showroom 01-12-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2,823
Views: 1,607,305
Posted By stick70
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Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 158,350
Posted By stick70
I don't but maybe I can find out

I don't but maybe I can find out
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 158,350
Posted By stick70
Badass Mike. Dad loves your former wheels on his...

Badass Mike. Dad loves your former wheels on his 122.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-07-2020, 07:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,638
Posted By stick70
The rattle I couldn't find in my amazon was the...

The rattle I couldn't find in my amazon was the rear door hitting the wheel tub. I'd double check to make sure your hatch isn't touching somewhere, these cars aren't the stiffest things on the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,877
Posted By stick70
Turn the key on and sometimes it turns over a...

Turn the key on and sometimes it turns over a million times before it fires
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,877
Posted By stick70
Fresh cylinder head rebuild on this guy though

Fresh cylinder head rebuild on this guy though
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-02-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,952
Posted By stick70
I have used the POR brand fuel tank kit several...

I have used the POR brand fuel tank kit several times and have had good results. My 242 tank was done nearly a decade ago and it's still fine.
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