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Forum: 964 Forum
09-15-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,985
Posted By RichieRoo

Thanks very much. I'm afraid I've taken on a...

Thanks very much. I'm afraid I've taken on a 'project house', which is taking all my time so there'll be no time for a 'project car' for a while. In fact I'm planning to sell this one as it really...
Forum: 964 Forum
09-06-2016, 10:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,985
Posted By RichieRoo

:roflmao: Well, I have declared it all,...

:roflmao:
Well, I have declared it all, including the roof. Luckily a lot of it is covered by "Body modifications: YES". The premium didn't really alter much either.
Forum: 964 Forum
09-06-2016, 09:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,985
Posted By RichieRoo

Thanks for all the kind words. Glad I uploaded it...

Thanks for all the kind words. Glad I uploaded it now.

Thanks Paul... "insane" – guilty as charged. I can still remember taking you out for a run in it just after I'd bought it – didn't put you...
Forum: 964 Forum
09-06-2016, 08:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,985
Posted By RichieRoo

Bless ya'. You're all very kind. :)

Bless ya'. You're all very kind. :)
Forum: 964 Forum
09-05-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,985
Posted By RichieRoo

Dark secret (not for the purists)

Hi chaps

Just a bit of a confession really. For many years, whilst I’ve actively posted lots of stuff on mechanical aspects of my car I’ve kinda held back on posting anything about the overall...
Forum: 964 Forum
09-04-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Solved

Hi chaps

Just to update this thread. I finally solved the problem.

Having diagnosed the overly high pressure in the fuel system I replaced the FPR with a brand new unit, renewed the fuel filter...
Forum: 964 Forum
04-21-2016, 09:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Ah yes, I see what you mean. I'd never heard of...

Ah yes, I see what you mean. I'd never heard of that, but then I just stumbled across this thread (https://rennlist.com/forums/964-forum/664078-intermittent-loss-of-engine-braking-2.html). Which...
Forum: 964 Forum
04-21-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Cool, good to have a comparison. Hope you sort...

Cool, good to have a comparison. Hope you sort your hot start problem.

I did another test this evening – It makes no difference to the fuel pressure if vacuum is applied to the FPR or not... so...
Forum: 964 Forum
04-20-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Update Thanks tdiquattro. I bought a...

Update


Thanks tdiquattro. I bought a second-hand AFM (the previous owner was fitting throttle bodies). I opened up the new one and tested it and the output looks nice and clean throughout the...
Forum: 964 Forum
04-01-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Thanks for that, it made interesting reading....

Thanks for that, it made interesting reading. Very detailed. Learnt quite a bit.


That was my first thought when I was waiting at the roadside, so I disconnected each coil – the car idled the...
Forum: 964 Forum
03-31-2016, 01:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Thanks for that... coincidentally I'd also seen...

Thanks for that... coincidentally I'd also seen their exchange/refurb offer as your reply came in. I also see that a company called PowerLab do a MAF conversion for a little bit more.
Forum: 964 Forum
03-31-2016, 10:07 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

ras62 – I guess the new O2 sensor could be bad....

ras62 – I guess the new O2 sensor could be bad. Just seems odd that it generates the same fault as the old one and both looked to correctly fluctuate between 0-1v.

The same error code came up with...
Forum: 964 Forum
03-30-2016, 03:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

The flap moves smooth and free. I guess there's a...

The flap moves smooth and free. I guess there's a chance it could be sticking in the closed position – hard to monitor when in use. I've even considered a MAF conversion as a replacement AFM is...
Forum: 964 Forum
03-30-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,086
Posted By RichieRoo

Hesitation and backfire after down hill section.

Hi guys. Wonder if you could help me with this problem:

Symptom
For as long as I can remember, after coasting (mostly down hill, no throttle applied), when the throttle is reapplied the engine...
Forum: 964 Forum
09-27-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,348
Posted By RichieRoo

Hi chaps Dutchcrunch's idea would be a...

Hi chaps

Dutchcrunch's idea would be a lovely solution if it turned out to be right.

I dug out a shot of my distributor shims on the shaft. I guess if one of the smaller shims (or the gear...
Forum: 964 Forum
09-24-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,348
Posted By RichieRoo

Oh dear Paul. :( Fingers crossed it's...

Oh dear Paul. :(

Fingers crossed it's something minor.
Forum: 964 Forum
09-23-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,177
Posted By RichieRoo

It just needs a bit more work... Another 5 years...

It just needs a bit more work... Another 5 years and I reckon she'll be ready :D
Forum: 964 Forum
09-22-2014, 07:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,177
Posted By RichieRoo

I went along too. I can understand Freedman's...

I went along too. I can understand Freedman's comments regarding a lack of trade stands etc, but it still made for a great day.

Is it just me or is half the attraction of these events spotting...
Forum: 964 Forum
09-22-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,838
Posted By RichieRoo

Another angle

Hi there

I like all the suggestions posted, I just thought I'd add another possibility.

I had a similar problem with my Tiptronic C2 and the symptoms were very similar to what you're...
Forum: 964 Forum
07-09-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 867
Posted By RichieRoo

Hi chaps. Just an update. I took your advice...

Hi chaps. Just an update. I took your advice Steve and replaced the hub – found a good quality second-hand one. The only minor marks on this one where caused by me getting the old bearing off.

The...
Forum: 964 Forum
06-30-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 867
Posted By RichieRoo

Thanks

Hi Steve. Thanks for all the info. Really appreciate it.

I'll get a replacement.

Cheers Richie
Forum: 964 Forum
06-29-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 867
Posted By RichieRoo

Uneven wear on rear wheel hub spindle

Hi all

There's been a brushing sound coming from the left rear of the car for some time (like a brake pad gently touching the disk at one point of the wheels rotation). I don't drive hard enough...
Forum: 964 Forum
06-22-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By RichieRoo

PhatPhlatSix – I'm using Durametric kit...

PhatPhlatSix – I'm using Durametric kit (http://www.durametric.com), I believe that ja78911sc is using the Scantool kit. I just use Excel to plot the graphs.

I'd guess that mine is behaving...
Forum: 964 Forum
06-22-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By RichieRoo

OK... here are the results from the cold engine ...

OK... here are the results from the cold engine

Engine temperature
42.1

Intake air temperature
26.7

Oxygen sensing
1
Forum: 964 Forum
06-22-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 896
Posted By RichieRoo

Coincidentally, I measured my cylinder head...

Coincidentally, I measured my cylinder head temperature yesterday using the Durametric tool because I am experiencing cold start issues.

Here are the results with a warm engine
Engine temperature...
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