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Forum: performance & modifications 10-10-2020, 10:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,151
Posted By Canadan
thats just internet lore like 5.0 splitting the...

thats just internet lore like 5.0 splitting the block at 500hp. ive been running 9mm rods on lh2.2 for almost 10 years between 15 and 20 psi making 220ish whp. someone a few years back made a few...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2020, 01:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,530
Posted By Canadan
speeduino

speeduino
Forum: performance & modifications 09-21-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,095
Posted By Canadan
it will kill the coil eventually, something about...

it will kill the coil eventually, something about the difference in dwell.

at least thats what was explained to me when my stock lh2.2 volvo killed a brand new blaster 2 in 2 years. i threw the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-28-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,716
Posted By Canadan
Thanks for all the info guys, So some more...

Thanks for all the info guys,
So some more background, yes it has the gxl wires, the engine harness was from a 740 to get ezk but it's not rotten like my old 85 240. I replaced that grey connector...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,716
Posted By Canadan
Sorry I read a thread somewhere that said the d+...

Sorry I read a thread somewhere that said the d+ is grounded until the key is on.
I dont have a test lamp but I get 0.0 volts from my multimeter when I disconnected it from the alt with the key on....
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,716
Posted By Canadan
charging problems (exciter wire)

I've got an 88 240 that had a bosch 80amp until about a month ago I killed it with a big mud puddle. It would charge at idle sometimes but the more rpm I gave it the weaker the voltage it put out. 13...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-21-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 7,375
Posted By Canadan
Does anyone still have the file for this?

Does anyone still have the file for this?
Forum: performance & modifications 06-14-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 24,146
Posted By Canadan
Your oil stays cleaner longer if your not...

Your oil stays cleaner longer if your not returning the **** you filtered to the sump. Factory returns to sump because they know no ones going to drain the catch can. But we will. Personally I wont...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,067
Posted By Canadan
Son of a... your exactly right. I had this...

Son of a... your exactly right. I had this thought earlier and even jiggled the pulley by hand but didnt bother marking it. I just marked it and let it idle for 30 seconds and sure enough it had...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-01-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,067
Posted By Canadan
problem setting lh2.2 ignition timing

Hey guys, I've got a 240 with ezk from a 740 turbo and I'm having a crazy issue when checking the ignition timing. When I hook up a timing light the mark just rotates 360 around the crank instead of...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-04-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,238
Posted By Canadan
Wait, you bought windows 10? It's still free....

Wait, you bought windows 10? It's still free. https://www.zdnet.com/article/heres-how-you-can-still-get-a-free-windows-10-upgrade/
Forum: performance & modifications 12-29-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,441
Posted By Canadan
Your missing the point that the notches are for...

Your missing the point that the notches are for running clearance, not non interference/interference clearance. The valves will likely smack the pistons immediately, without ever breaking a belt....
Forum: performance & modifications 11-24-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,026
Posted By Canadan
Just reading a lot on the forums and wiki, but...

Just reading a lot on the forums and wiki, but ive since talked a buddy into it for his crx too and i think were going to make the leap January or so. Not sure if i want to go with the 0.4 board or a...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-24-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 54,017
Posted By Canadan
A bit late but for the rear, check out 32322...

A bit late but for the rear, check out 32322 Monromatic shocks off a ford expedition. They are supposed to have the same collapsed length as stock but 4 inch more extension.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-19-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,026
Posted By Canadan
Make the leap to speeduino. So im not the...

Make the leap to speeduino.

So im not the first of course.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-17-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 38,831
Posted By Canadan
Whats the factory duty cycle speced at? Me thinks...

Whats the factory duty cycle speced at? Me thinks you could divide the DC into your actual injector flow rate and compare that to the same calculation done with factory specs.

Or just get a...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-14-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 38,831
Posted By Canadan
Oh okay i got ya, carry on lummert ill join you...

Oh okay i got ya, carry on lummert ill join you when i get the chance. Probably this weekend cause now that i think about it, i quit driving that car cause mpg sucked idling in traffic to work every...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-14-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 38,831
Posted By Canadan
Okay sounds good, thanks. One other question...

Okay sounds good, thanks.

One other question though. Why did you check dwell on the 6cyl scale for a 4cyl engine?





Edit for another question. You do have a fresh o2 sensor in there...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-13-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 38,831
Posted By Canadan
Do you have any info on making one of those led...

Do you have any info on making one of those led tools? I remember a thread years back but 15 min on google and i cant find anything about making one just using one.

Cause you have me wondering...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-10-2018, 12:14 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 38,831
Posted By Canadan
Ive been running these injectors for years. Stock...

Ive been running these injectors for years. Stock amm too. Just got a cheap Ebay adjustable regulator and made some bracket and fitting to adapt it to the factory rail. I can check the pressure its...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-02-2018, 10:45 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,653
Posted By Canadan
No point to upgrade from over done noodles to al...

No point to upgrade from over done noodles to al dente noodles, just piss with the cock youve got and when you get the funds throw in some superbitchin rods and pistons.

Ive been running 9mm rods...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-30-2016, 04:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,147
Posted By Canadan
Its as simple as it looks, cooler with a couple...

Its as simple as it looks, cooler with a couple holes in it. Works better with a divider that forces the air to hang out by the ice a moment before it goes out the vents. Oh and use empty milk jugs...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-24-2016, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,851
Posted By Canadan
I liked my hps a lot for dual usage but then...

I liked my hps a lot for dual usage but then Again they were in something almost half the weight of your car. Either that or as mentioned get some real track pads with new rotors for the track day...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,106
Posted By Canadan
Why not slap the 3in amm in with the injectors...

Why not slap the 3in amm in with the injectors you got or better put your guts into a smaller then three larger than stock size. I think your over fueling and not hitting boost cut...because im...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,392
Posted By Canadan
Theres a cam spec sticky, didnt know we needed to...

Theres a cam spec sticky, didnt know we needed to post a chart any time someone mentions stock cams.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2016, 12:29 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,591
Posted By Canadan
I also went the brass garden hose barb drain as...

I also went the brass garden hose barb drain as well but i step bit the oil pan and screwed in the bung followed by gracious amounts of jb weld. Been great 3 years and who knows how many dd miles
Forum: performance & modifications 08-11-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,392
Posted By Canadan
Manual? I take back what i said. Dont get a t cam...

Manual? I take back what i said. Dont get a t cam look around here and get an A cam. I payed $40 off here shipped for one.

I only saif T because you said low to mid range and i assumed auto. I...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2016, 12:18 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 19,558
Posted By Canadan
Really? Ive always heard blow through is easier...

Really? Ive always heard blow through is easier to tune because you dont esentially have a gigantic intake manifold with the throttle blade being before the turbo, piping, intercooler, more piping...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2016, 12:19 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,392
Posted By Canadan
Low to midrange torque you say your looking for?...

Low to midrange torque you say your looking for? T is your doll for the cheap price not to mention built well by volvo and not some parkerized or case hardened aftermarket thing that only pulls well...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2016, 11:11 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 19,558
Posted By Canadan
Dont want 40 year old tech, wanta 50-100 year old...

Dont want 40 year old tech, wanta 50-100 year old tech instead. Gotcha. This is tbricks afterall
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-22-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,539
Posted By Canadan
Didnt you say you used the rubber caps instead of...

Didnt you say you used the rubber caps instead of pvc? I have a friend with a boost leak issue in his vw 1.8t and suggested the same thing as i did to you and he also got rubber caps that leaked, i...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2016, 11:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,244
Posted By Canadan
This has to be a joke right? You only got two of...

This has to be a joke right? You only got two of the correct parts and one more than likely wont work. Youve got a turbo. Now return the othet junk and get an EXHAUST manifold, downpipe, oil drain,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-20-2016, 10:21 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,539
Posted By Canadan
Yes No. Did you ever get your boost...

Yes

No.

Did you ever get your boost leak tester working right?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2016, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,736
Posted By Canadan
Id weld up then machine down, but ive got the...

Id weld up then machine down, but ive got the tools to do so. The turbobricks method id choose is jbweld
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,165
Posted By Canadan
Mark and drop the driveshaft. Iirc uhaul even...

Mark and drop the driveshaft. Iirc uhaul even says that online, i recall seeing that because ill be renting a trailer or dolly in the next week.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-17-2016, 12:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,165
Posted By Canadan
Not to mention if you get a uhaul dolly and lie...

Not to mention if you get a uhaul dolly and lie about what your using or towing, if you get pulled over for equipment check or worse have an accident, your screwed.

Maybe rent a truck from home...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2016, 12:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,295
Posted By Canadan
IDEALLY youd want that tube pointing down than...

IDEALLY youd want that tube pointing down than up, think of the gasses going down the manifold but then needing to go back up to be waste gated. It could work but isnt ideal.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2016, 12:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,171
Posted By Canadan
Its a weird size, dodge only. Maybe someone here...

Its a weird size, dodge only. Maybe someone here has a used one or can pick up and ship one to you?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-15-2016, 11:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 14,867
Posted By Canadan
Or make the same thing from the same parts from...

Or make the same thing from the same parts from home depot for half the price.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-10-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,998
Posted By Canadan
You can feel it buzz, even with a clattery...

You can feel it buzz, even with a clattery redblock running next to it. Distinctive like a relay but obviously a lot faster buzz
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2016, 11:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,282
Posted By Canadan
If you need a build thread your already over your...

If you need a build thread your already over your head. Just sayin...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-09-2016, 11:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,004
Posted By Canadan
What did you do to achieve stage 0? Got to ask...

What did you do to achieve stage 0? Got to ask before i offer any suggestions.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-07-2016, 07:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,651
Posted By Canadan
Speed sensor is why it does that

Speed sensor is why it does that
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2016, 11:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,970
Posted By Canadan
Thanks for verifying johnny for me!

Thanks for verifying johnny for me!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,970
Posted By Canadan
In for answer cause my passenger side bulb melts...

In for answer cause my passenger side bulb melts the housing (both oem and aftermarket). A redneck at work told me bad connections cause heat so maybe i(and you) should hardwire it? But im taking his...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-23-2016, 07:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,088
Posted By Canadan
Its been said but it need resaid with emphasis....

Its been said but it need resaid with emphasis. REMOVE THE 3IN MAF. put in a stock one and you wont get such horrible gas mileage. Some (i once did) use those to make the computer okay with larger...
Forum: performance & modifications 06-22-2016, 09:07 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,784
Posted By Canadan
I said pop the cover because his title is about...

I said pop the cover because his title is about which lsd he has and not how to drain fluid
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,348
Posted By Canadan
I guess just enough juice to cause the relay to...

I guess just enough juice to cause the relay to click but not enough to cause the light to blink?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-20-2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,348
Posted By Canadan
Good advice, ill try it out. Now the weird part i...

Good advice, ill try it out. Now the weird part i forgot to mention, when its doing its double clicking when the blinkers arent on, the lights aren't flashing
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-19-2016, 06:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,348
Posted By Canadan
Weird blinker issue

85 240 turbo, started a month or so back but i havent used the car much. Heres what happens, get random relay clicking (speed of a blinker relay with a bulb out, ie double speed) and the blinkers...
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