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Forum: 928 Forum
01-05-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By Skunkworks

1982 US 928 Cutting Out While Driving

Hello all,

I have a 1982 928 US model. Recently it has started to have an issue where it will cut out in the middle of driving. I've noticed that it seems to happen more often when it decelerates...
Forum: 928 Forum
12-17-2016, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By Skunkworks

No real fueling anomalies fuel related other than...

No real fueling anomalies fuel related other than this starting issue. I'll check the charcoal canister in the morning.

Oddly enough, the car has had no starting problem since I first posted the...
Forum: 928 Forum
12-17-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 254
Posted By Skunkworks

1982 928 Starting Problem

Hello all,

I have a US model 1982 928. In the past few months as it has gotten colder it has gotten progressively harder to start, leading me to believe there was an issue with the cold start...
Forum: 928 Forum
07-08-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By Skunkworks

82 OB Hesitation and slow performance after decel

Have an 82 OB that starts and idles perfectly. When it is driven, however, an issue with hesitation/performance arises. After driving normally and then decelerating, the engine will lug at the stop...
Forum: 928 Forum
07-28-2012, 02:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Skunkworks

The shifter cable is attached and functioning...

The shifter cable is attached and functioning properly.

David
82 928 US Auto
Forum: 928 Forum
07-28-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Skunkworks

Just dropped the transmission pan. The last bit...

Just dropped the transmission pan. The last bit of fluid looked good. Only thing that implied wear was the extremely small "flakes" (like what is put in auto paint for shimmer).

Any and all...
Forum: 928 Forum
07-28-2012, 02:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Skunkworks

I do not have drive or reverse. What is a...

I do not have drive or reverse.

What is a "popped heat exhcanger"?

thanks,

David
Forum: 928 Forum
07-28-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Skunkworks

1982 928 US Auto OK. I put the car up on...

1982 928 US Auto

OK. I put the car up on jackstands and started it. The torque converter turned fine. Put the car in drive and the torque converter kept turning but the wheels did not spin (the...
Forum: 928 Forum
07-27-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 942
Posted By Skunkworks

Auto Transmission Failure?

Definitely need some help here... My 82 US with Auto was driving down the road nice as can be and then the tach suddenly went up to 4k and no more transmission. I immediately pulled over and had the...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-28-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

Sorry for the extreme delay in the follow up. ...

Sorry for the extreme delay in the follow up. Once the relay was replaced, everything functions properly.

Thanks again to everyone for the help.
Forum: 928 Forum
05-14-2012, 02:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By Skunkworks

I am re-using the 160 mph speedo from my 82 and...

I am re-using the 160 mph speedo from my 82 and considering a new instrument cluster (but the instrument cluster under consideration only has an 85 mph speedo). So, I would assume my car would have...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-14-2012, 11:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 816
Posted By Skunkworks

Instrument Cluster Speedo Compatibility

Can a 160 mph speedo replace a 85 mph speedo in an 82?

Thanks,

David
Forum: 928 Forum
03-05-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,693
Posted By Skunkworks

How many miles on the 82 Euro? How best to...

How many miles on the 82 Euro? How best to contact you offline?

David
82 Blue Slate, AT
Forum: 928 Forum
05-28-2011, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Skunkworks

How to clean electrical connections

I need to clean the speedometer connection in the spare tire well. What is the best method to do so? The connectors are recessed in the plastic -- how do you clean those?

Sorry if this is a dumb...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-14-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

I connected a jumper (with 10A fuse) between the...

I connected a jumper (with 10A fuse) between the terminals as suggested above. From 30A to 56A lighted the low beams. From 30A to 56B lighted the high beams. I'm ordering a relay today (should...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-12-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

Been researching on the Forum to try to determine...

Been researching on the Forum to try to determine if the relay is the culprit. Did more troubleshooting:

At CEP socket --

Ign Off, Lights Off (Position 0) -- power at 30, 30a, 30b
Ign Off,...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-12-2011, 09:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

My 1982 has one large relay occupying 2 plugs. ...

My 1982 has one large relay occupying 2 plugs. Is there a way to test the relay? Or bypass it? Where do I check to make sure the relay is receiving power to the proper pins?

Thanks,

David
Forum: 928 Forum
05-12-2011, 01:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

The ignition switch was replaced about 2 years...

The ignition switch was replaced about 2 years ago. Is there a way to bypass the relay to check to see if there's power at the fuses/headlights? I would prefer not to spend $125 for a headlight...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-05-2011, 11:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

Here's the diagnostics to date: Bulbs are...

Here's the diagnostics to date:

Bulbs are good
Fuses are good
No power at any of the four fuses (I was in error on my initial posting)
Removed the relay, cleaned it (there was a fair amount of...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-02-2011, 06:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 9,869
Posted By Skunkworks

82 928 Headlights Pop-Up but don't come on

The headlights on my 82 928 Auto come up properly and lock, but do not come on. I have checked the fuse and it is fine with power on both sides of the fuse holder. Further troubleshooting tips are...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-02-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By Skunkworks

Solved! Utilizing the directions from Wally,...

Solved! Utilizing the directions from Wally, there was no power on F6. I then took a look on the back of the panel to check the gray wire from fuse connector to the socket on F6. Holy Cow! Almost...
Forum: 928 Forum
03-01-2011, 06:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By Skunkworks

I checked for power at the MC pressure switches...

I checked for power at the MC pressure switches (with the ignition on). Neither one has power at any of the pins. When I introduced power to one terminal, I was able to light the brake lights;...
Forum: 928 Forum
02-21-2011, 07:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By Skunkworks

According to the fuse chart in the manual, the...

According to the fuse chart in the manual, the brake lights and cruise control are both on the circuit controlled by fuse #10 (8 amps). With the ignition on, I have power on both sides of the fuse...
Forum: 928 Forum
02-15-2011, 05:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By Skunkworks

Just tried disconnecting the rear MC pressure...

Just tried disconnecting the rear MC pressure switch. No joy... still no brake lights.

David
Forum: 928 Forum
02-15-2011, 05:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By Skunkworks

The dash does not show "Brk Pr" or similar. As...

The dash does not show "Brk Pr" or similar. As well, I have disconnected the battery ground for more than an hour to reset. No luck! Only the Stop Lamp warning on the dash. Is there a way to...
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