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Forum: projects & restorations 01-20-2022, 02:37 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
news and updates (quick vid to follow) got the...

news and updates (quick vid to follow)
got the rebuilt aw-71L installed, seems to be working well, may need some more kickdown massaging, but aside from that, crisp shifts.
Did a compression test...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
apparently that's not uncommon (the pressure...

apparently that's not uncommon (the pressure thing), sam indicated his car(s) routinely do that. car was fine in a trip across town, RE the black cap, probably not a bad idea either.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-20-2022, 12:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
I believe I've isolated the possibilities to the...

I believe I've isolated the possibilities to the heater valve, and moreso perhaps a clamp that was not on tight enough. that's what I'm telling myself, at least, whilst carrying around the necessary...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2022, 08:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
that'd be on the passenger side tho right? same...

that'd be on the passenger side tho right? same spot as the a/c drain?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2022, 08:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
pulled plugs and did a compression test (not that...

pulled plugs and did a compression test (not that I expected anything, but.. why not. first steps and what not).. 150 150 140 150 (1-4), plugs looked fine. ran the car up on the lift, didn't see...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2022, 05:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
that was one of my thoughts actually when I...

that was one of my thoughts actually when I noticed the heater valve wasn't busted. I have not had the head off of this car (Was kinda hoping to avoid it, even though it'd be like a 30 minute deal,...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2022, 04:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
no, 91 is still the '740 style' oil cooler. it...

no, 91 is still the '740 style' oil cooler. it looks like it's in the middle under the engine, which would be consistent with anything hitting the block and running down. I'll probably toss it up on...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2022, 03:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 640
Posted By linuxman51
hilarious issue with the 940 (coolant on the ground/pressure)

Pretty early in the diagnosis of this ailment (whatever it may be), so initial information is going to be a little sparse.

background: 1991 940 turbo (project bpu), recently replaced...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-19-2022, 03:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 701
Posted By linuxman51
I outsourced that operation myself.

I outsourced that operation myself.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-07-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,817
Posted By linuxman51
opinionated thread is opinionated... the hx52...

opinionated thread is opinionated... the hx52 does alright, I'll have to look at the datalogs and see, I was also cranking the boost up against a high stall converter, so you won't get a realistic...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2022, 11:44 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
dammit. self ownage is the worst. started...

dammit. self ownage is the worst. started troubleshooting the 1600 rpm dropout, fully prepared and ready to condemn this brand new sensor. turns out, after checking everything and getting ready to...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-02-2022, 02:47 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
^ yeah, I need to get one to play with on the...

^ yeah, I need to get one to play with on the gold car I reckon, although currently it's riding the pine.


Soo BPU failed me (I thought) xmas week.. I moved it under the carport ahead of heavy...
Forum: events 01-02-2022, 02:38 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
yea sorry, I started it and got sidetracked by...

yea sorry, I started it and got sidetracked by air disasters and never made it back off the couch.
Forum: events 01-01-2022, 07:21 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
(also gonna be afk for a bit, so no rush to join...

(also gonna be afk for a bit, so no rush to join lol)
Forum: events 01-01-2022, 07:19 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
we'll call this the 2022 corona edition :cough:

we'll call this the 2022 corona edition :cough:
Forum: events 01-01-2022, 07:19 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
kicked it off a little late

kicked it off a little late
Forum: events 12-29-2021, 12:16 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
good question, definitely maybe?

good question, definitely maybe?
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-23-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,515
Posted By linuxman51
uh.... dangit, what's his name that was running...

uh.... dangit, what's his name that was running the woodward ecu is using an electronic throttle body iirc.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-21-2021, 12:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,146
Posted By linuxman51
you need to calibrate the afr table for the...

you need to calibrate the afr table for the wideband as well, otherwise it's using the lookup table for a narrowband sensor and anything over 1v will be full lean. there's also that cool phenomenon...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-12-2021, 12:30 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 621,199
Posted By linuxman51
:zeeall::zeeall::zeeall: hell yeah Also...

:zeeall::zeeall::zeeall:

hell yeah

Also +juan for JD, he's the man
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
been a bit, of course I haven't done a whole lot...

been a bit, of course I haven't done a whole lot to the car other than drive it. Finally took/made the time to work on it this weekend. so far, got the tps adapted and installed (and now I'll find...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-10-2021, 11:28 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,066
Posted By linuxman51
1 looks lean, 2+3 look ok.. not great per-se, but...

1 looks lean, 2+3 look ok.. not great per-se, but ok, 4 looks like it got a steam bath ;)
Forum: performance & modifications 12-10-2021, 12:02 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 10,066
Posted By linuxman51
I'm having a hard time believing you were only...

I'm having a hard time believing you were only running 8psi with the wastegate hose blocked off, but I have seen that kind of failure with a bad fuel injector (and everything else still looking fine,...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-09-2021, 11:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,811
Posted By linuxman51
I tend to think a pdm is overkill on a fairly...

I tend to think a pdm is overkill on a fairly "basic" car, but that doesn't mean it shouldn't be done. depending on which unit you get, you can do a lot of neat and meaningful ****.. like datalog...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 12-07-2021, 01:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,811
Posted By linuxman51
Mo Abouf has one on his 760, it's a pretty...

Mo Abouf has one on his 760, it's a pretty awesome setup. (not sure what brand of PDM he's using though)
Forum: events 12-04-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
we've hooked up the exhaust fan to clear out the...

we've hooked up the exhaust fan to clear out the crop dusting, trash talk has commenced, come one, come all!
Forum: events 12-04-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
I'm in the house right now, yall talk amongst...

I'm in the house right now, yall talk amongst yourselves.
Forum: events 12-04-2021, 07:09 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
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Forum: projects & restorations 11-15-2021, 07:47 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 50,645
Posted By linuxman51
eerrrrr I need to see if I got any. I think I do....

eerrrrr I need to see if I got any. I think I do.

ah yeah
https://youtu.be/Ab9z6fv2WrA
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2021, 04:08 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 50,645
Posted By linuxman51
lol. so the mustang is running twin 61's (not...

lol. so the mustang is running twin 61's (not sure what hot side, they're not yuge tho), it's incredible though from a power perspective.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-09-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 50,645
Posted By linuxman51
how much boost? the twin 61's on the mustang in...

how much boost? the twin 61's on the mustang in the shop are absolutely face-melting(at least thru a glide and on the rollers, it would be sketch AF on the street)
Forum: events 11-06-2021, 09:00 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
oh it's on

oh it's on
Forum: events 11-06-2021, 04:54 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
I've gone ahead and started early, but all you're...

I've gone ahead and started early, but all you're gonna likely see/hear is loud music and me working on stuff in the shop right now.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-05-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,662
Posted By linuxman51
watch the boost gauge, if you have one... it'll...

watch the boost gauge, if you have one... it'll swing back into vacuum without lifting off the gas. It's never been soft for me, it's always been abrupt
Forum: events 11-04-2021, 11:48 PM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
GETTING CLOSE I'm gonna have to figure out...

GETTING CLOSE

I'm gonna have to figure out how to get the LSU beatdown on the tv in the shop I guess.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-03-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,662
Posted By linuxman51
is the turbo intake collapsing? 8-10psi is well...

is the turbo intake collapsing? 8-10psi is well shy of the required airflow to hit fuel cut.
Forum: events 11-02-2021, 09:29 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 237,379
Posted By linuxman51
oh snap!

oh snap!
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
kinda depends on power goals. I'd say for a...

kinda depends on power goals. I'd say for a moderate setup (350-400ish maybe) the ease of install for an npr/do88 is fine. putting the intercooler out front isn't a bad idea and doesn't generally...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-01-2021, 07:17 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
Small things that (hopefully) have big impacts in...

Small things that (hopefully) have big impacts in the overall experience:

adjusted base idle to around 800 rpms hot (idle is set at 900 in the ms), it was down around 400. this allows me to set...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-01-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,348
Posted By linuxman51
the ms3x cam input is a vr conditioner as well. I...

the ms3x cam input is a vr conditioner as well. I ended up getting an external MAX9926 based conditioner for mine (same deal as the ms3pro and microsquirt rpm inputs). still need the pullups, but...
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-01-2021, 01:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,348
Posted By linuxman51
I always used 1k pullups built into the harness....

I always used 1k pullups built into the harness. don't be surprised if it acts odd running the input into the VR conditioner.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,377
Posted By linuxman51
^ sometimes you lift before you hit the stop...

^

sometimes you lift before you hit the stop button on the controller (or, the software doesn't quite register as fast as you lift)
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,377
Posted By linuxman51
:lol: hahaha

:lol: hahaha
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,377
Posted By linuxman51
typical.

typical.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,377
Posted By linuxman51
16v. stock crank and pistons.

16v. stock crank and pistons.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,377
Posted By linuxman51
speaking of, where are your 8000 rpm pulls? ...

speaking of, where are your 8000 rpm pulls?

I've had both cranks up to 8000+ rpms

https://pbase.com/kdh51/image/170976298.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2021, 10:51 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
I haven't tried that, but I reckon you could. I...

I haven't tried that, but I reckon you could. I did toy with the idea a while back but never really got around to testing it out. would rather the full 0-5v sweep anyway so I can do other things, but...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,858
Posted By linuxman51
yes, generally.

yes, generally.
Forum: projects & restorations 10-27-2021, 09:49 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 110,855
Posted By linuxman51
it's not. I took a spare microsquirt to MM in...

it's not. I took a spare microsquirt to MM in case of issues-I didn't have any.
adjusted the kickdown some more this morning and found a gnarly fuel leak (return from the rail was leaking pretty...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-27-2021, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,858
Posted By linuxman51
what they're not telling you is that in order to...

what they're not telling you is that in order to really use that cam (or any fairly radical 8v cam effectively for that matter) you need a fair bit of head work, a better flowing intake setup (not...
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