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Yesterday, 07:08 PM
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Posted By Jim Devine

Looks like more than surface rust farther back

Looks like more than surface rust farther back
Forum: 928 Forum
08-28-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 6,125
Posted By Jim Devine

Gt6er is the authority on this, but the easiest...

Gt6er is the authority on this, but the easiest way lacking a wind tunnel is to put small drops of gear oil on the car the next time you run it. Note or take pics of the streak pattern. Redneck wind...
Forum: 928 Forum
08-04-2018, 03:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 272
Posted By Jim Devine

New Bendpac low rise lifts group buy

It costs nothing to join the garage journal- 2 of these lifts are for low ceilings- info here:

https://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=397598
Forum: 928 Forum
08-03-2018, 03:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By Jim Devine

95 GTS with 4200 miles @ RM auction Monterey

https://rmsothebys.com/en/auctions/MO18/Monterey/lots/r0157-1995-porsche-928-gts/700665
Be interesting to see what it does bring. Deduct for no jump post cover....
Forum: 928 Forum
07-25-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 736
Posted By Jim Devine

Sorry, forgot to be specific- post edited/...

Sorry, forgot to be specific- post edited/ corrected- that combination was the best they offered for belt driven fans, which was the original topic,
Forum: 928 Forum
07-25-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 736
Posted By Jim Devine

The 86 fan together with the smaller fan pulley (...

The 86 fan together with the smaller fan pulley ( additional capacity for cars with rear air) and a fan clutch in good shape is the best you can do for belt driven fans. The next year they went...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-28-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,499
Posted By Jim Devine

Although not about ign modules, the computer shop...

Although not about ign modules, the computer shop I use swears by ARTIC SILVER 5. He says the fans run less than with other products, indicating the chip(s) are running cooler = better heat transfer,...
06-28-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,749
Posted By Jim Devine

Very sad, vintage racing is supposed to be fun,...

Very sad, vintage racing is supposed to be fun, but they are still dangerous. The Lola T300 is about the least safe car out there- the driver basically sits on the tub, not in it- in a picture the...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-10-2018, 02:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By Jim Devine

Sellers feedback rating is a little low...

Sellers feedback rating is a little low...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-02-2018, 05:07 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,793
Posted By Jim Devine

Nice to see it all ended well. Those button head...

Nice to see it all ended well. Those button head allens are the work of the devil. We used to use them screwed into an insert on the wheels of the race car to prevent the tire coming past the...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-25-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By Jim Devine

Dallas??? Looks like they are going north/ south,...

Dallas??? Looks like they are going north/ south, not west. Does Greyhound still have the monthly all you can ride pass?
Looks like your seats are on that plan.... at least you know where they are
05-22-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 749
Posted By Jim Devine

Jorj7 on the 928 forum has done it many times....

Jorj7 on the 928 forum has done it many times. Search for his posts. Runs the 175 class, has timed trap speed of 209. His site here:
http://928.jorj7.com/
Forum: 928 Forum
05-20-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By Jim Devine

best all around wire crimper?

Looking for a crimper set that will do proper crimps in aprox 16 down to 4 ga & at reasonable cost $75 or less . I'm aware of many high priced alternatives but don't use them enough to justify .What...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-17-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 640
Posted By Jim Devine

Back when in the pre internet days, I bought some...

Back when in the pre internet days, I bought some parts from a guy & he shipped them Greyhound. After
taking way too long, I called him - he had sent them on time & gave me the bus bill #. What do...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-17-2018, 03:35 AM
Replies: 442
Views: 16,733
Posted By Jim Devine

Greg- is this what you are looking for? ...

Greg- is this what you are looking for?

https://webfiles.uci.edu/redwards/public/Carrillo%20rod%20load%20analysis%20Centered%2010-31-11.jpg
...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-04-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 800
Posted By Jim Devine

If you are replacing the compressor, consider...

If you are replacing the compressor, consider using a genuine Nippondenso reman- done by Nippondenso.
Comes in a blue & gold box, quality is excellent. The white box compressors are hit or miss,...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-04-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By Jim Devine

have a non running project car in your driveway?

Beware the code enforcement is out to get it- note the part it must start and run and move or it gets the hook.
Plan accordingly, at least get a cover. Although this is Kalifornia it could...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-01-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,016
Posted By Jim Devine

Find a small older shop that WANTS to do it. A...

Find a small older shop that WANTS to do it. A lot of shops will play dumb because there is easier money to be made. Don't have the tools? = code for don't want to do it. The old timers would just...
02-22-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 832
Posted By Jim Devine

With the current frenzy , not even Warren Buffet...

With the current frenzy , not even Warren Buffet is safe. Crazy times....
01-29-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,803
Posted By Jim Devine

The death penalty for the Audi... what else can...

The death penalty for the Audi... what else can you expect from the same family that owns NASCAR. Pure crap, if Audi was smart enough to figure out how to fill the car faster good for them. Cars...
Forum: 928 Forum
01-24-2018, 03:43 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,179
Posted By Jim Devine

If you don't mind a few scratches, keep looking...

If you don't mind a few scratches, keep looking at craigslist. Resturants go out of business all the time. You can get great deals, you just have to be patient. Example:...
Forum: 928 Forum
01-22-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,037
Posted By Jim Devine

A little diversion for you ---Mecum motorcycle...

A little diversion for you ---Mecum motorcycle auction in Las Vegas--- it's this week
https://www.mecum.com/auctions/las-vegas-motorcycle-2018/lots/featured/
Forum: 928 Forum
01-16-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 660
Posted By Jim Devine

If it helps any, the gear came off the pass side...

If it helps any, the gear came off the pass side & was changed due to my changing all gears. Figured that I'd just do them all at once while I was in there.
Was tracking fine, just started to wear...
Forum: 928 Forum
11-28-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,983
Posted By Jim Devine

Try these guys- they are the same company that...

Try these guys- they are the same company that did the seals for the psd slave cyls a few years ago. Contact them- may have to send a sample or the piston & cyl
scroll down past the table of...
Forum: 928 Forum
11-08-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 955
Posted By Jim Devine

When they were doing the cash for clunkers, the...

When they were doing the cash for clunkers, the 928 was on the list. My Lincoln- same year- with 300k on the clock wasn't. Makes no sense.
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