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Forum: events 12-04-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By KwikBrik245
I was planning on attending tonight but I...

I was planning on attending tonight but I stupidly said yes to going to a Zeppelin cover band show with the lady and some friends :roll: I know the show will be a good time, but I love my garage and...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-17-2021, 06:41 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Something about a bowtie powered Ford that gets...

Something about a bowtie powered Ford that gets me excited lol.
Took the car to work yesterday and most of t went well. I got the oil leaks down from 2qts/10mi to 2qts/100mi. Some guy in a Tesla...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2021, 04:56 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Any videos of the Mustang up?

Any videos of the Mustang up?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2021, 03:29 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
I'm on 8psi springs. Don't see much reason to...

I'm on 8psi springs. Don't see much reason to turn it up at all at this point hahaha.
225/50/16s 200 treadwear tires spun by a Dana 30. It sure is fun though.
Forum: events 11-06-2021, 08:12 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
We're still on

We're still on
Forum: website & board 11-06-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 368
Views: 113,502
Posted By KwikBrik245
I was going to wait until I hit the dyno on the...

I was going to wait until I hit the dyno on the new build, but I won't see the dyno until spring time.

1988 Volvo 744
2000 LS1, Aluminum block .005" over
BTR stage 3 turbo cam.
Twin GT3582...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-06-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
1st shakedown pulls

Here are a couple clips of me doing some pulls. I will be picking up a GoPro here shortly for better video content.

https://youtu.be/lwReAJ9sbFQ

https://youtu.be/g4x6YyVIRY4
Forum: events 11-02-2021, 01:23 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
:lol:

:lol:
Forum: events 11-02-2021, 07:49 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
It's my birthday weekend and I expect a good...

It's my birthday weekend and I expect a good turnout so you all can do some shots with me. :party::party::party::party:
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Ok, Ok... So I had the Bank 2 coil harness 180*...

Ok, Ok...
So I had the Bank 2 coil harness 180* out. Problem solved and she runs so smoooooth.

https://youtu.be/pqe8fe2HTvM
Forum: projects & restorations 10-30-2021, 10:33 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
She lives!

Today I fired her up for the first time in awhile. After a bit of searching, I found a pin on the ECU connector that wasn't fully seated as well as 2 pinched wires. I am responsible for the pinching....
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 10:28 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thanks. I still have some vacuum lines to hook...

Thanks. I still have some vacuum lines to hook up, as well as clean up some oil and coolant lines. I will be welding the wideband bung once I can get it to my shop. I am really hoping to get it to...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 09:55 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Pictures that failed to upload with previous post

Pictures that failed to upload with previous post
Forum: projects & restorations 10-28-2021, 09:53 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Yesterday I finished putting everything back...

Yesterday I finished putting everything back together. Everything went well. A little too well.
After having no hiccups during the final assembly, I was ready to fire her up.
I have good oil...
Forum: projects & restorations 10-11-2021, 09:31 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Crossed a few more things off of my list this...

Crossed a few more things off of my list this past week. Fuel system and sending unit are finished. Gauges are finished with the exception of my fuel pressure gauge (on order). Spark plug wires are...
Forum: events 10-02-2021, 04:22 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
I'll be on sometime around 7pm

I'll be on sometime around 7pm
Forum: events 10-01-2021, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,344
Posted By KwikBrik245
My goals to attend these events in my 740 have...

My goals to attend these events in my 740 have proven to be extremely foolish. As of tonight, I can close my hood without interference from my alternator in its new home :lol:
Forum: events 09-27-2021, 07:28 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
Is Saturday 10/2 the date for October's VM?

Is Saturday 10/2 the date for October's VM?
Forum: events 09-27-2021, 07:04 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Let me know as soon as you have the dates for...

Let me know as soon as you have the dates for Mountain Meet '22 and I will put in the request off as soon as I have them
Forum: events 09-26-2021, 07:02 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Arrived home about 3:30pm today. I have to say,...

Arrived home about 3:30pm today. I have to say, this weekend was great and I look forward to next year. The 744 will be ready by then. Unless of course I break it again lol.
Here are a few of the...
Forum: events 09-23-2021, 02:53 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Just finished Tail of the Dragon and just got to...

Just finished Tail of the Dragon and just got to the Sylva WalMart to grab a couple things. See y’all soon!
Forum: events 09-22-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Nvmd. Mine wonít work

Nvmd. Mine wonít work
Forum: events 09-22-2021, 10:35 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
I am bringing a box of 240 goodies i no longer...

I am bringing a box of 240 goodies i no longer need including inner/outer tie Rod ends (2 sets of good used inners, pair of new outers. And a bunch of other stuff
Forum: events 09-21-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Officially on vacation as of 2hrs ago. :cheers: ...

Officially on vacation as of 2hrs ago. :cheers: Tomorrow is packing and relaxing. Then very early morning Thursday, the fun begins!
Forum: events 09-20-2021, 09:44 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
I'm thinking the Sonic will be fairly fun as...

I'm thinking the Sonic will be fairly fun as well. Sub Compact car+6spd+Turbo should equal fun.
Forum: events 09-20-2021, 09:40 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Unfortunately no. I haven't figured out my...

Unfortunately no. I haven't figured out my alternator/hood clearance issue yet. I refuse to shim or cut the hood. As a result, my options are few. I'm heading to our Custom Electric guy on my lunch...
Forum: events 09-20-2021, 06:14 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
This makes me happy. I decided to use the...

This makes me happy.
I decided to use the Sonic as my tent to simplify setup/breakdown. A mobile climate controlled tent w/ power windows should be ok for 3 nights lol.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-16-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Today I put some more fuel and oil lines together...

Today I put some more fuel and oil lines together and finished up my temporary plug wire bulkhead grommet. The factory heater core opening seemed like the obvious route for the wires. I really need...
Forum: events 09-16-2021, 09:27 AM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thatís my plan too, as long as I am on schedule....

Thatís my plan too, as long as I am on schedule. Iím talking Wednesday off work to make sure I am ready to go early Thursday AM
Forum: events 09-14-2021, 05:57 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Coming up fast. Can't wait. I still need to grab...

Coming up fast. Can't wait. I still need to grab a tent
Forum: events 09-10-2021, 04:41 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
mmmm dark meat :drool:

mmmm dark meat :drool:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-02-2021, 06:44 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Thanks. I will be making a trip to Summit this...

Thanks. I will be making a trip to Summit this weekend to buy the last of the big stuff. I am pretty much down to putting everything together at this point. I will have some more good pics this...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-29-2021, 10:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Last night I mounted my FPR permanently as well...

Last night I mounted my FPR permanently as well as started mocking up the cooling system. I also measured how much massaging I will need to get the hood closing once again.
Aside from shaping the...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-25-2021, 12:38 PM
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Views: 555,068
Posted By KwikBrik245
They make you feel like your car is hugging you...

They make you feel like your car is hugging you hello every time you get in.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-25-2021, 09:29 AM
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Views: 555,068
Posted By KwikBrik245
Nice! Word on the streets is you have some sweet...

Nice! Word on the streets is you have some sweet seats for it :oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-24-2021, 10:00 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Fan Shroud and Fittings

Got the AN bungs from RaceTronix as well as the fan shroud from Griffin. Shroud is a huge improvement over the previous. AN fittings for the fuel line will get the tig tomorrow.

The father I move...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-23-2021, 02:10 PM
Replies: 908
Views: 555,068
Posted By KwikBrik245
I just ordered a shroud from Griffin for my...

I just ordered a shroud from Griffin for my radiator.
$195 is more money than Iíd like to spend, but I know how effective shrouds are.
My Griffin Rad is #1-25241-X. If you have the same radiator,...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2021, 08:43 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 85,788
Posted By KwikBrik245
Beautiful car!

Beautiful car!
Forum: projects & restorations 08-19-2021, 05:53 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
I ordered some stainless bungs from RaceTronix...

I ordered some stainless bungs from RaceTronix which should be here today. Do you know off hand what material the pipe is? I may have to braze if they are dissimilar metals, no?
Forum: projects & restorations 08-18-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Oh ya! I am cracking the whip on myself and my...

Oh ya! I am cracking the whip on myself and my tendency to procrastinate in order to bring the 740. Just ordered my fan shroud from Griffin today. They told me 2wks from order to delivery, so I...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-11-2021, 04:30 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Flaring it may not be a bad idea, thank you. ...

Flaring it may not be a bad idea, thank you.

I just ordered the AN adapter fittings for the OEM fuel filter since I have been hearing that they can flow quite a bit of fuel. Not to mention I don't...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-11-2021, 01:06 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 41,741
Posted By KwikBrik245
Braze? Weld?

Took the day off to get vaccinated (Work on my car all day before and after vaccination).
I am working out the rest of my fuel system and whether I will be using all new braided lines from the...
Forum: events 08-07-2021, 07:22 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
Come see Kenny in the pool!!

Come see Kenny in the pool!!
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-25-2021, 07:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,765
Posted By KwikBrik245
Do have a torch available to heat the bearing to...

Do have a torch available to heat the bearing to aid in removal?
Forum: events 07-19-2021, 07:09 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
I am getting pretty pumped to meet everyone. I...

I am getting pretty pumped to meet everyone. I have a bunch left to do on the 740 still, but it is all coming together nicely. Still need to pick up a electric power steering pump from s40 and work...
Forum: events 07-15-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 302
Views: 92,776
Posted By KwikBrik245
Funds on their way!

Funds on their way!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-07-2021, 08:20 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 38,457
Posted By KwikBrik245
A $30 cam plug retainer is a wise investment. You...

A $30 cam plug retainer is a wise investment. You could've won that race
Forum: events 07-02-2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
Awww shucks. lol I'm cool with picking up...

Awww shucks. lol

I'm cool with picking up next month. Hopefully I can start the 740 up for you guys by then.
Forum: events 07-01-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 210,917
Posted By KwikBrik245
Unfortunately I will be camping and therefore...

Unfortunately I will be camping and therefore unavailable. I hope you all have a great 4th!
Forum: events 06-30-2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,344
Posted By KwikBrik245
Yesir! It should be a blast

Yesir! It should be a blast
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