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Forum: 928 Forum
Today, 03:19 AM
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Posted By jpitman2

Behr no longer list any 928 radiator stuff in...

Behr no longer list any 928 radiator stuff in their catalogue. My aftermarket unit is holding up fine after 13 years.
jp 83 Euro S AT57k
Forum: 928 Forum
06-14-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 256
Posted By jpitman2

IIRC the circuit mylar for 83-4 is $$$$$. If...

IIRC the circuit mylar for 83-4 is $$$$$. If using the old one, clean the contact traces and Deoxit them. Same with the contacts in the 3 wiring hoods, but be aware the contacts are soft and bend...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-14-2019, 12:12 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 499
Posted By jpitman2

I thought the tanks were symmetrical? Take a left...

I thought the tanks were symmetrical? Take a left side tank, swing 180d sideways so hose connection is at the top. Plug the temp sensor hole - M22x1.5. Certainly the aftermarket units sold by Roger...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-13-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 593
Posted By jpitman2

There are multiple Oring seals inside the FD. The...

There are multiple Oring seals inside the FD. The critical ones are the 8 in the moving piston in the centre - they are easily damaged when assembling. There is also a critical pin hole in the steel...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-13-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 593
Posted By jpitman2

If pump does not run at turn on, try reversing...

If pump does not run at turn on, try reversing polarity at the pump - if its stuck due to debris inside, this may dislodge it. I had good result (with a working pump) by loading (ie, more than normal...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-12-2019, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 593
Posted By jpitman2

CIS is all controlled by pressures, so you need...

CIS is all controlled by pressures, so you need to get a gauge set, get the pressures and come back. System should be around 75psi, cold control down < 20psi @ ~15C, going up to 45psi hot through....
Forum: 928 Forum
06-11-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By jpitman2

In a properly set up system, with pump running...

In a properly set up system, with pump running but engine not, moving the plate a little should produce some fuel flow, usually audible. If mixture setting is unknown, screw the 3mm adjuster (in a...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-11-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By jpitman2

So many things to cover. Get a copy of Ben Watson...

So many things to cover. Get a copy of Ben Watson on Bosch injection, covers CIS well. You need a set of pressure gauges (see 928srus) to test the system - you need ~ 65psi system, ~20psi cold...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-11-2019, 12:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,185
Posted By jpitman2

They look like an attempt to lift ride height,but...

They look like an attempt to lift ride height,but I doubt it would do much.
jp 83 Euro S AT 57k M474 M220
Forum: 928 Forum
06-10-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 563
Posted By jpitman2

Reminds me of a funny story. Many years ago lived...

Reminds me of a funny story. Many years ago lived in a house with the master bedroom above a car port. About 2AM one night, the horn goes off, and keeps going. Warm night, dont need much clothing so...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-10-2019, 07:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,185
Posted By jpitman2

First, there are no cartridges, as in McPherson...

First, there are no cartridges, as in McPherson struts, just shocks. You should be able to locate the shock brand on the body somewhere, and if Bilstein, you should have option M474 - in this case...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-10-2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 168
Posted By jpitman2

Never seen one except on the right side inner...

Never seen one except on the right side inner fender, in a cutout. Nowhere else on my 83.
jp 83 Euro S AT 57k
Forum: 928 Forum
06-08-2019, 02:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,332
Posted By jpitman2

Have you looked into the pod connections? My temp...

Have you looked into the pod connections? My temp gauge used to kick up a touch when I turned the lights on. Fitted a new sensor, no change. Finally I pulled the whole pod , did some cleaning of the...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-04-2019, 03:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 827
Posted By jpitman2

If the clutch master or slave cylinder bores are...

If the clutch master or slave cylinder bores are rough or damaged where the piston does not normally travel, and you push the seal over this area, it MAY be damaged, but generally nothing bad...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-04-2019, 03:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 738
Posted By jpitman2

I think by 'tie-rods' you mean bottom ball joint...

I think by 'tie-rods' you mean bottom ball joint carriers? You should swap the alloy units for steel ASAP, and as these are thinner than the alloy ones this problem MAY go away - no guarantees though...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-01-2019, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 832
Posted By jpitman2

I did my shocks/springs with what I think is an...

I did my shocks/springs with what I think is an ordinary unit - 2 long strong bolts, with 2 hooks on each, facing each other. One hook is threaded on each bolt, the other is free, up against the bolt...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-30-2019, 03:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,501
Posted By jpitman2

Re "if you send it to the wrong place or want a...

Re "if you send it to the wrong place or want a refund, it's totally up to the person receiving the money to give it back" , in Oz if the accidental (unintended) recipient refuses to return the $,...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-29-2019, 09:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,284
Posted By jpitman2

Here is my experience, FWIW. Slightly different...

Here is my experience, FWIW. Slightly different due to being an 83 maybe, but - system 75psi, hot control, fully warmed through 45psi. Early on control got into low 50s, power dropped seriously,...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-25-2019, 12:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 736
Posted By jpitman2

For rear bolt access, power the seat to max...

For rear bolt access, power the seat to max height and it becomes much easier.
jp 83 Euro S AT 57k
Forum: 928 Forum
05-23-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,014
Posted By jpitman2

Yes! I was there to watch him! Saw him driving...

Yes! I was there to watch him! Saw him driving home after practice on the Saturday. Many guys did not get off the line without some initial bog down, but some of the 911s were singing all the way,...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-22-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 348
Posted By jpitman2

Spotted

https://i.imgur.com/EwhX69H.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/0fOJwT3.jpg

Hillclimb, Sacrperia-Giogo, near Mugello, 12 May 19. Bit smoky, looks like pre-S. Dont know how it went, there were quite a few...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-15-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By jpitman2

I had this problem on an Alfa 1600 once - gaskets...

I had this problem on an Alfa 1600 once - gaskets with glue on them. Carbs mounted on rubber so you couldnt use them for grips. Eventually freed it by filling to the gasket level with hottest...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-15-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,336
Posted By jpitman2

I dropped the inner fixings of the LCA to enable...

I dropped the inner fixings of the LCA to enable lifting of the upper arm, and screwed the spring/shock assembly out. The upper arm is different on 86.5 onwards cars so they dont need to do this. Had...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-14-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,431
Posted By jpitman2

Definitely easier on a RHD, and 16V! I just...

Definitely easier on a RHD, and 16V! I just pushed the nipples back from in the wheel well to free the pump, then after it was cleaned and working, started the nipples into the holes, pulled them...
Forum: 928 Forum
05-13-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 202
Posted By jpitman2

928 at Hillclimb - Mugello->giogo

Was visiting friends at Scarperia near Florence, next door to Mugello track -0 you can hear the bikes practicing most of the weekend. Something happening outside the track - want to go and see what...
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