home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 50 of 300
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: HiSPL
Forum: projects & restorations Today, 12:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By HiSPL
They've been known to defeat 20 ton presses....

They've been known to defeat 20 ton presses. Sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't. Fixturing is the hardest part. There's not a lot of flat area there to press against without bending the control...
Forum: website & board 01-17-2022, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 351
Posted By HiSPL
:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl: John V might...

:rofl::rofl::rofl::rofl:


John V might just be in Yurp racing. Or he may have gone full Ruby Ridge and has cut himself off from the world. We may never know.


I would suggest calling BNE, oh...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-16-2022, 10:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By HiSPL
Poly in the front is fine. It's what I'm running...

Poly in the front is fine. It's what I'm running and it doesn't make a huge difference in NVH. It is noticably stiffer though.

Poly in the rear trailing arm is questionable. More than a few...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-16-2022, 02:01 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 73,285
Posted By HiSPL
Are these the Ecodes from IPD?

Are these the Ecodes from IPD?
Forum: projects & restorations 01-16-2022, 11:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By HiSPL
This is actually a better solution. It takes a...

This is actually a better solution. It takes a real press to do it.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-16-2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By HiSPL
http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=62466...

http://forums.turbobricks.com/showpost.php?p=6246628&postcount=9
Forum: projects & restorations 01-16-2022, 11:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,758
Posted By HiSPL
Was just talking about cutting out the small...

Was just talking about cutting out the small bushings by burning them and then cutting through the shell. These are for the rear trailing arms, but I did the fronts the same way. These are the 2nd...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-16-2022, 11:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,440
Posted By HiSPL
It makes a mess, but you can burn out the rubber...

It makes a mess, but you can burn out the rubber on the small ones and then cut through the shell with a hacksow until you can punch/chisel it out.

The Harbor Freight presses don't always get...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-14-2022, 10:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By HiSPL
This is the way....... :cool:

This is the way....... :cool:
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2022, 09:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By HiSPL
Sweet! Glass fiber reinforced nylon being...

Sweet! Glass fiber reinforced nylon being printable is changing all kinds of things for the DIY crowd.


I really like this guy. Small channel, but good info... ...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2022, 09:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 148
Posted By HiSPL
92 740 dash speakers

I know the dash speakers are supposed to be 3.25", but will a 3.5" speaker fit in there?

Just planning out a stereo in my daughters new car and curious. I have some 3.5's kicking around here I...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2022, 09:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
I still see 55 per tire when I click on the link...

I still see 55 per tire when I click on the link in Texas.
Forum: projects & restorations 01-14-2022, 09:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By HiSPL
I'm loving everything about this. Please tell me...

I'm loving everything about this. Please tell me you are keeping the paint just like it is?!?

This funky orange blue with a beautiful interior is just fantastic!
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2022, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By HiSPL
NM. I just looked at a pic and its the access...

NM. I just looked at a pic and its the access plate I was thinking of.

This thing wouldn’t be reversable even if you could unbolt it.


Do you have one of the newest iPhones? You can...
Forum: performance & modifications 01-14-2022, 01:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 341
Posted By HiSPL
Its been a minute since I’ve seen that intake (we...

Its been a minute since I’ve seen that intake (we have a 2.3 dtec) but can’t you unbolt it in the middle? Or is the knock off one piece?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2022, 01:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
Better than junkyard tires at 14.99 mounted.

Better than junkyard tires at 14.99 mounted.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2022, 01:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
Its that Kali tax

Its that Kali tax
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-14-2022, 10:10 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
Dafuq you just say?

Dafuq you just say?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-07-2022, 12:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
Sorry dude. You don't have enough freedumbs to...

Sorry dude. You don't have enough freedumbs to spend your funny money here.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2022, 04:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
They do. But my daughter isn't gonna do anything...

They do. But my daughter isn't gonna do anything crazy with her 745. She'll probably make it an art car, but otherwise stock is fine.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-06-2022, 03:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 782
Posted By HiSPL
Eagle RS-A tires on sale at Discount Tire.

195-60-15's are $55.00 each.
16" tires start at $84.

https://www.discounttire.com/buy-tires/goodyear-eagle-rs-a/p/30385

Had to buy tires for my daughter's new 740 and ran across this. Got...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2022, 05:03 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 84,952
Posted By HiSPL
Go jump it off some dunes? :e-shrug:

Go jump it off some dunes? :e-shrug:
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,093
Posted By HiSPL
Stancelyfe broseph

Stancelyfe broseph
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,609
Posted By HiSPL
Cut dem sprangs mang.

Cut dem sprangs mang.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-24-2021, 03:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,948
Posted By HiSPL
Dave does that temp controller have a minimum...

Dave does that temp controller have a minimum time setting? As in can you make it wait like 2 minutes before re-engaging the compressor? I'd worry that it would be continually cycling on-off too...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-24-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,839
Posted By HiSPL
You outta be up makin breakfas or sumthin.

You outta be up makin breakfas or sumthin.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-23-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,948
Posted By HiSPL
Regarding the rotary knob vs simple switch. When...

Regarding the rotary knob vs simple switch. When you turn the knob all the way over to MAX AC it disables the temp probe and just runs the AC constant. In places like Texas (Where I'm at) or Arizona,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-22-2021, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,214
Posted By HiSPL
This is Rustoleum "Champagne Bronze Metallic"...

This is Rustoleum "Champagne Bronze Metallic" iirc. Modern spray paints have gotten pretty good and durable. I wire wheeled my wheels, hit it with Rustoleum Primer and then laid the color on. Went on...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,038
Posted By HiSPL
They would have to be "Little People" and from...

They would have to be "Little People" and from what I understand that sort of thing isn't allowed in good company.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,038
Posted By HiSPL
But what if I dangled knives and axes from the...

But what if I dangled knives and axes from the headliner while I drift? If I do that can I run two harness bars, stock seats, and gold rimpz?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-15-2021, 11:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,052
Posted By HiSPL
That''s typically indicative of corrosion in/on...

That''s typically indicative of corrosion in/on connectors or grounding points in the PCB. a little skin of corrosion forms, then as you put some voltage through it, or heat it up the stuff moves...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2021, 04:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,385
Posted By HiSPL
Nobody in town will touch it for me. Guess I'm...

Nobody in town will touch it for me. Guess I'm going to have to build a recovery system myself.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-14-2021, 04:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,385
Posted By HiSPL
Am I right in thinking there is no check valve in...

Am I right in thinking there is no check valve in the system? So when you need to replace the orifice tube it needs to be evacuated?

Mine has a full load of R12, but the orifice tube is clogged.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2021, 03:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
All I'm trying to say is this: The B6304 is a...

All I'm trying to say is this: The B6304 is a fantastic starting block for a hot rod motor. Unfortunately almost everything attached to it from stock is not usable for going beyond stock HP levels....
Forum: performance & modifications 11-30-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
Not exactly sure where the incredulity is coming...

Not exactly sure where the incredulity is coming from. Every thing I said is true. You never said anything about turbo or standalone in your original post. I'm just letting you know a few things...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2021, 11:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
Doesn't it lock in the timing or something like...

Doesn't it lock in the timing or something like that? Like a 1st gear static timing?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2021, 12:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
Oh also you aren't really going to make a lot of...

Oh also you aren't really going to make a lot of power without a standalone ecu. The trans ecu cuts torque at shift points. and engine ecu doesn't run right without the trans ecu.

The only cams...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-28-2021, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
The 960 has a terribly restrictive exhaust. Those...

The 960 has a terribly restrictive exhaust. Those pipes aren't 60mm. They are double walled and much smaller on the inside.

You'll want to replace everything up to the manifolds, and if greater...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-27-2021, 05:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By HiSPL
Cool cool Thanks

Cool cool

Thanks
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-27-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By HiSPL
Hose nipple behind the downpipe. Should it have a hose?

There's a hose nipple threaded into the block behind the downpipes on an NA B230F. It's right at the rear of the block just in front of the bellhousing.

Should this have a hose on it? What is it...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2021, 04:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
Up stream sensor can't be deleted at all. Unless...

Up stream sensor can't be deleted at all. Unless you are running a standalone, but then this wouldn't be a question....
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
Also, don't the 960's have 2 cats? I seem to...

Also, don't the 960's have 2 cats? I seem to remember that.


If so the downstream O2 would be after the 1st cat, but before the second. You could at least delete the second cat with no problems.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2021, 12:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,605
Posted By HiSPL
I would try unplugging the downstream sensor...

I would try unplugging the downstream sensor first and see if it throws a code. If not I guess you are free to do whatever. If it does throw a code you'll have to use a spacer or two to pull the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-25-2021, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 984
Posted By HiSPL
Yeah thats the thing. These aren't even dry...

Yeah thats the thing. These aren't even dry rotted. They look and feel fine, but they must be original. I have to scrape off some undercoating to see the shell.

This car seems to have been stored...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-25-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 984
Posted By HiSPL
Yeah. I had to burn out the front CA bushing when...

Yeah. I had to burn out the front CA bushing when I did it. Then cut through the shell until it came loose.

I guess that's what I'll do to this one too. I don't have a press so I'm trying to do...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-25-2021, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 984
Posted By HiSPL
Keep 33 year old good bushings or replace?

I'm putting BNE's spherical trailing arm bushings in. My FRONT bushings on the trailing arms still look ok, but I did buy new Volvo bushings for this project too.

What would you do? Keep the 33...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-25-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,758
Posted By HiSPL
Mmmmmm. Spicy Eggplant. Putting in some...

Mmmmmm. Spicy Eggplant.


Putting in some work over the long weekend. Happy Thanksgiving erbody.

https://i.imgur.com/5nHGHoUl.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-21-2021, 10:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,344
Posted By HiSPL
Well, it's a 7/9 thing so I wasn't paying...

Well, it's a 7/9 thing so I wasn't paying attention.


I did a "free" vin check and that said m90 trans. I got exactly what I paid for it seems. :rofl:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-21-2021, 01:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,344
Posted By HiSPL
Aren't we fancy. :lol:

Aren't we fancy. :lol:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-19-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,344
Posted By HiSPL
Ok. That's more in line with what I remembered....

Ok. That's more in line with what I remembered. Guess my cheap M90 car is not happening! lol.
Showing results 1 to 50 of 300

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:20 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.