home register FAQ memberlist calendar

Go Back   Turbobricks Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 26 of 26
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: zandrew
Forum: performance & modifications 05-19-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
Dude your being a douche and your making...

Dude your being a douche and your making something out of it that is not there. I never once said hey since I own an Audi this is right and this is wrong. I said that I have $7k in a motor it would...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-18-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
It has nothing to do with me owning an A4 or the...

It has nothing to do with me owning an A4 or the 740 I also own. The point was that the reason people use 2.5" over 3" is because its cheaper which is BS. 3" is absolute overkill with such a tiny...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-17-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
You have lost your mind. I did an exact test on...

You have lost your mind. I did an exact test on difference of small intercooler piping and large intercooler piping with IAT and there is absolutely no difference in temp if the piping will support...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,148
Posted By zandrew
The 3SGE beams is the same engine as the 91-95...

The 3SGE beams is the same engine as the 91-95 MR2 turbo except high compression and non turbo. They are also turbo'd in Celica AWDs. The Beams came in the Altezza in Japan which is a IS300 here....
Forum: performance & modifications 05-14-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,543
Posted By zandrew
I changed the filter and put back in 4 quarts...

I changed the filter and put back in 4 quarts plus 24 fluid oz of lucas tran additive and after driving it for about 10 minutes its only about 1/3rd way up the plastic tip on the dipstck. It is...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,543
Posted By zandrew
Its really not the money so much as having time...

Its really not the money so much as having time to put the damn trans in. I bought this car so I could drive it while putting my built block in my 99 A4 since I don't have time to drop it in and...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,543
Posted By zandrew
Definitely trans. It was slipping. I am...

Definitely trans. It was slipping.

I am going to check the carrier tomorrow as well. Yay.....

I paid a whopping $400 for the car and have anothe $100 in lights and what not. I am not wanting...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-12-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,543
Posted By zandrew
whining transmission

So the other day I am cruising on the interstate and I hear a whining sound coming from the car when I throttle up. I stop at walmart and get back in after dicking off for about an hour and its fine....
Forum: performance & modifications 05-11-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
On DP and exhaust you want either the same size...

On DP and exhaust you want either the same size dp and exhaust or a larger dp then exhaust. The exhaust gas at the DP is extremely hot and will need area to expand back too post turbine. It cools...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-11-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
Have you actually tried this? I have and the...

Have you actually tried this? I have and the first thing I will tell you is my gt3071r spools faster then several gt2871r builds on the exact same engine. I am actually using the odd ball gt3071r wg...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
Why 3" intercooler piping? Its over kill to say...

Why 3" intercooler piping? Its over kill to say the least. The thing is the turbo has to fill the volume of the intercooler and the piping and larger diameter piping with a small compressor hurts the...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,717
Posted By zandrew
What intercooler are you running? My other...

What intercooler are you running?

My other car which is an Audi A4 has this exact same issue BUT it has 2 seperate knock sensors. f you are bothered by this look at the J&S safe guard. I am...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-10-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 10,930
Posted By zandrew
+1 The down pipe is where the exhaust is...

+1

The down pipe is where the exhaust is still extremely hot so the extra volume will allow for better evacuation.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-09-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,717
Posted By zandrew
Rebuilding any turbo and not properly checking...

Rebuilding any turbo and not properly checking parts is asking for issues. Some work just fine with a general cleaning and parts replacememnt but most and especially high mileage turbos need properly...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,391
Posted By zandrew
I got ya. I literally had this debate about a...

I got ya. I literally had this debate about a month ago on another forum but yes you see valve float mostly on closing ramp. If you float them too much the cam lobe can smack the lifter causing...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,229
Posted By zandrew
A Mitsu 19T uses a compressor that is very close...

A Mitsu 19T uses a compressor that is very close in size to the GT2860RS which will make 300whp. Hell I have seen 350awhp out of the GT2860RS. Hwever if it were me I would go with the GT2871R if you...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-04-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,544
Posted By zandrew
Its simple. Not everyone is comfortable with...

Its simple. Not everyone is comfortable with tuning a MS. Piggy backs give you a place to start and if you ever sell the car you can easily revert back to stock.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 05-04-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,544
Posted By zandrew
The FIC actually controls the injectors by...

The FIC actually controls the injectors by itself. It does intercept the signals but it can 100% control fuel injectors and there pulse width. I used a FIC6 on an ecu that is regarded as next to...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 983
Posted By zandrew
Valve springs size?

Does anyone know te specs on the stock valve srpings? I am very good at finding stuff that works from other makes. Specifically inside outside diameter, seat pressure, heigth, and so on and so on.
...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-04-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,391
Posted By zandrew
That is not float. That is perfectly normal....

That is not float. That is perfectly normal. There is clearance between the lobe and lifter (or bucket), or lobe and rocker arm. The clearance after several thousand miles opens up.

Op if you can...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-03-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 930
Posted By zandrew
I am also interested in this. Also is it possible...

I am also interested in this. Also is it possible to upgrade injectors when having a chip burnt.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,228
Posted By zandrew
Nver bought a Motec. Just saying it would be...

Nver bought a Motec. Just saying it would be easier to trust something you put more money into. Like buying an eBay turbo or a Garrett. The difference here is that the MS1 is not really the same...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,228
Posted By zandrew
I didn't say it was better. I said it was better...

I didn't say it was better. I said it was better for me. I found it easier to get results I wanted without living in the fear of completely screwing something up. When I first got my MS1 V2.2 I was...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,228
Posted By zandrew
I street tuned my 4AGTE to 215rwhp with a DSM...

I street tuned my 4AGTE to 215rwhp with a DSM T25. He tuned it and found a lot under the curve. An increase of about 50 lb ft at 3200RPM if I remember correctly. It ended up making 225rwhp with no...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 7,228
Posted By zandrew
Alot of that has to do with the smoothing of the...

Alot of that has to do with the smoothing of the graph. Even the graphs posted that showed untuned and tuned if you took the smoothing factor out they would still be up and down.

MS is great bang...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-01-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,491
Posted By zandrew
New 740 owner with some performance questions...

Hi to all. A little info on myself I have owned several cars over the years. MostlyToyotas like the MKI MR2 and AE86. I have done turbo conversions on several. Growing up a bit I purchased a 1999...
Showing results 1 to 26 of 26

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:00 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.