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06-19-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Captain_Slow

If it's been in a climate-controlled garage and...

If it's been in a climate-controlled garage and is immaculate, then they may be well aware of the present market and will be quick to let you know. The thought of starting an engine with an 18 year...
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06-19-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 348
Posted By Captain_Slow

I installed Roger's motor alternative a few years...

I installed Roger's motor alternative a few years ago. It does require some rewiring due to the higher draw (because it's a really powerful blower!). It's not difficult and the new fan harness was...
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06-19-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 723
Posted By Captain_Slow

PICTURES... A lot depends on the...

PICTURES...


A lot depends on the condition. You want this car to look near perfect, knowing there's all the hidden stuff Fred and others will mention. If the interior and paint are no less...
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06-19-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 723
Posted By Captain_Slow

Add water pump to the timing belt job...probably...

Add water pump to the timing belt job...probably the rollers for the timing belt, too. As grease ages it loses volatiles and becomes more like wax. Expect the cam cover seals (between covers and...
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06-18-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

Luc drove all the way to Camp928 for a 15 minute cameo!

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I said "I need to take your picture to prove you were here".
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06-18-2018, 07:11 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

Dinner with our camp hosts

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Curt and Nancy...
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06-18-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

Best quote of the weekend:

Curt had just installed new exhaust gaskets between manifold and cats and wandered over toward the 4-post lift for a moment. When he returned Doug had tightened them a bit more and was intent on...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-17-2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

Letting the Mog join his German buddies

Unimogs have torque tubes...so we let it in.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULs16eNSDZw

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IL2r7AzWq0
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06-17-2018, 11:39 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

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Long Run heading out....
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06-17-2018, 11:32 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

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Preparing for the Fun Runs...
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06-17-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

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It is really nice having two lifts and three bays....
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06-17-2018, 11:03 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

More pics from Saturday

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Everyone who wants to get their car up the air can do so at Camp928 ...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-17-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

Camp 928 - Stunning setting...Great clubhouse garage...great hosts and campers

Nancy and Curt own a mountain...and Curt maintains the public access trail to the top of Stewart Mountain...
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Forum: 928 Forum
06-14-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,730
Posted By Captain_Slow

Took the S4 out for a 50 mile test drive, up and...

Took the S4 out for a 50 mile test drive, up and over the Blue Ridge on Rt. 7 (the same ridge near the end of the Frenzy Fun Run). Very impressed with how the car runs with cleaned injectors and all...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-13-2018, 12:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,042
Posted By Captain_Slow

I just finished my intake refresh and I have this...

I just finished my intake refresh and I have this whistle...engine idles steady at 600 rpm. Sounds like it's in the intake...a noise caused by air flowing inside the intake. I will try applying...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-12-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

To all - Your support and congratulations mean a...

To all - Your support and congratulations mean a lot. Only those who've done these tasks or who are contemplating doing them realize this is not something we engage in casually. For the first timer...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-11-2018, 11:33 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

It's alive..

The ball bearings arrived early. Turned out even a 3/8th inch ball didn't stand out enough to be pressed by the sampling tube cap fitting when fully threaded. I have some miscellaneous Porsche small...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-10-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

All I need are properly sized ball bearings...

;) Turns out 1/4 inch is too small for plugging the test port fittings on the exhaust. I've ordered two other sizes and will post which one fits best. The only things stopping me from starting the...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-09-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

I didn't remove the wire bale for the upper...

I didn't remove the wire bale for the upper radiator hose. All I did with the water bridge was replace all the seals, install thermostat, and put the bridge back on with new paper and red O-rings. I...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-09-2018, 01:10 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

Fuel rails before covers go on...tomorrow might be the day

I noticed Dwayne didn't replace the blue harness clips. Fresh ones a flexible and tidy things up nicely. Double checked to make sure the injector clips were clipped in to the rail correctly....
Forum: 928 Forum
06-08-2018, 10:51 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

Soldering Plastic Fuel Injector harness connectors

Dwayne illustrates how the retaining clips on the injectors back off when installing the injector harness connectors. The melted plastic that anchored the clips is broken during removal. I decided to...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-08-2018, 10:43 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

Arnoud - You are very welcome. I don't think we...

Arnoud - You are very welcome. I don't think we can have too many threads on this job. I referred to Dwayne's classic DIY, plus Curt's and others I've noted in my thread. At this point I'm just...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-07-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

Getting close - Injectors/rails on

I'll probably have it all together, fuel leak tested, and try to start it by Sunday. I've been careful to avoid air leaks, particularly the sources Dwayne documented. Injectors and fuel rails went on...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-07-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

I wondered what type of bare metal it is. The...

I wondered what type of bare metal it is. The injectors seem heavy for their size so steel makes sense. I will let them get a light even surface rust then pull them and apply POR-15 (best applied to...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-07-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 251
Views: 9,740
Posted By Captain_Slow

Witch Hunter cleaned the injectors in a...

Witch Hunter cleaned the injectors in a multi-step process, including new O-rings installed, and each injector put into the little zip bags shown in the photo. Their instructions say to install the...
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