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Forum: 928 Forum
06-25-2007, 07:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,883
Posted By Normy

Yes, I know. I've been posting here since...

Yes, I know. I've been posting here since February 2002.

Anders, it is almost like doing wood-work in a machine shop for me. I keep trying to keep the chuck straight but for some reason wood...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-25-2007, 05:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,883
Posted By Normy

My thanx go to Randy, for moving my post to OT. ...

My thanx go to Randy, for moving my post to OT. It is important to recognize the sacrifices our men/women in uniform are making for our FREEDOM!

N!
Forum: 928 Forum
06-25-2007, 05:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,883
Posted By Normy

Huh....how did that happen? Well, it's no...

Huh....how did that happen? Well, it's no matter. This country is forced to deal with horrid loss of life every day, due to dubya Bush and his illegal war. Every day soldiers die like this, and...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-25-2007, 04:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 817
Posted By Normy

Darien, one of the most dangerous things for an...

Darien, one of the most dangerous things for an AC compressor is to operate without oil. Just like an engine. Now, we change our engine oil on a regular basis, since it sees combustion and as such...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-25-2007, 03:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,883
Posted By Normy

Pay Attention

Huh. Funny thing....I checked tonight and I can't see the thread that I started last night regarding a soldier's funeral. I guess it just got lost in the process. Apparently it isn't important. ...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-25-2007, 03:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 163
Posted By Normy

Hey cool...I have a really ugly trip [I'm trying...

Hey cool...I have a really ugly trip [I'm trying to drop it] that takes me to San Diego on the 3rd. Completely tired, but we leave on the 5th. I was planning on renting a car and hanging at my...
06-25-2007, 02:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 956
Posted By Normy

South Florida: We need to do a "Beer Night"

-Until last December, I flew 747's for Kalitta Air, an airline owned by NHRA drag racer Connie Kalitta. The nice part about working for this place was that I could work around the world while living...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-24-2007, 06:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 371
Posted By Normy

I recall a visit to W. PA on the top of my...

I recall a visit to W. PA on the top of my motorcycle...

Anyway, I know what you are talking about. Getting the significant other to enjoy your hobby is the ultimate automotive accesory. Most of...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-24-2007, 05:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,188
Posted By Normy

Since my car sits for weeks at a time with no...

Since my car sits for weeks at a time with no driving, I've had a continuing problem with flat spots.

When I come home, it is typical for the first 2-3 miles to hear the "lum lum lumm" that you've...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-24-2007, 05:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By Normy

Oh he's just looking for some interaction. Rev...

Oh he's just looking for some interaction. Rev your motor and roll your window down and talk to him, he'll be happy.

-I've flown with a lot of "Jeep guys", and when we trade car talk, and I...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-24-2007, 05:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,083
Posted By Normy

Dude, you either have a lift and some air tools...

Dude, you either have a lift and some air tools or you are in better shape than I am! I was sore for a week-

:cheers:

N
Forum: 928 Forum
06-23-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,083
Posted By Normy

Andrew did it the CORRECT way. I did it...

Andrew did it the CORRECT way. I did it the....my way, with bottle jacks supporting the engine via a 4X4 from Home Depot.

Gawd that job was a pain in the ass! The biggest problem is that you...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-22-2007, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 423
Posted By Normy

Greg, you need to contact Devek about installing...

Greg, you need to contact Devek about installing 104 mm pistons in a bored two-valve block.

You are talking about an early, pre-'87 block yes?

-I had a conversation with the folks at Devek one...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-22-2007, 08:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 839
Posted By Normy

Well, among the 469 things that are wrong with my...

Well, among the 469 things that are wrong with my '85 S2...my AC fan does not automatically turn on when the compressor button is pushed.

-My solution, until I can find an afternoon to diagnose...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-22-2007, 03:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,765
Posted By Normy

Picture of JPitmans work... :thumbup:

Picture of JPitmans work...

:thumbup:
Forum: 928 Forum
06-19-2007, 12:00 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,129
Posted By Normy

Wow...perhaps this belongs on the Off-Topic...

Wow...perhaps this belongs on the Off-Topic thread. Maybe "randy" can move it to where it belongs~

anyway~
Forum: 928 Forum
06-18-2007, 11:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,129
Posted By Normy

Circumcism. Is it really necessary?

[I was circumcised when I was 8 days old, so I don't know if this barbaric procedure destroys feeling or not.] My family is Czech and very catholic. That's fine, but I was circumsized and so was my...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-18-2007, 10:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,598
Posted By Normy

Your issue revolves more around wood than Swabian...

Your issue revolves more around wood than Swabian metal. I think you should sell your car.

These cars are best owned when you can spend all your "hobby" time working on them. If this car...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-18-2007, 10:35 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,960
Posted By Normy

Rent a Piper PA-28-161 some time; you'll be...

Rent a Piper PA-28-161 some time; you'll be advised by the 22 year old flight instructor exactly where the exit is, and how it requires the handle down by the door and and the clip up near the roof....
Forum: 928 Forum
06-18-2007, 09:06 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,427
Posted By Normy

If the freon has dye, you can just buy one of...

If the freon has dye, you can just buy one of those cheap ultraviolet pen-lights and look for it that way.

You might try adding the freon with stop-leak. If the leak is from the compressor,...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-17-2007, 11:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,065
Posted By Normy

That's a strange situation then John. My...

That's a strange situation then John.

My tachometer, which is now in question, would show about 6100 rpm when the rev limiter hit before. Now the car revs out a few hundred rpm higher- it is 6400...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-17-2007, 10:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,597
Posted By Normy

Well, you spend quite a bit more time at high RPM...

Well, you spend quite a bit more time at high RPM than I do!

Mark, my car is a daily driver. That means that I run it to full power and max rpm occasionally, but it doesn't see max rpm at maximum...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-17-2007, 09:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,597
Posted By Normy

"Cheap, fast, reliable. You can never have more...

"Cheap, fast, reliable. You can never have more than two of these"

The closest you can get is probably a 928, but that line above still implies. Man- you folks really rev your motors higher than...
Forum: 928 Forum
06-17-2007, 09:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,065
Posted By Normy

Ditto. Also, the rev limiter on the 03 box was...

Ditto. Also, the rev limiter on the 03 box was quite a bit lower- I hit the limiter at just above 6000 rpm with the US box; with the converted 03 box it seems like it cuts out at about 6500.

...
06-16-2007, 09:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,099
Posted By Normy

Please... ALABAMA JACKS! I love that...

Please...

ALABAMA JACKS!

I love that place, stop at it whenever I'm going to the keys. The really neat thing about AJ's is that all sorts of people mingle there without any problems. Hardcore...
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