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12-06-2011, 09:19 AM
Replies: 16
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Posted By Mark-87-951

Oh I did tighten the crap out of it. The leak was...

Oh I did tighten the crap out of it. The leak was very small. The fluid would actually congeal rather than run down the engine the leak was so small. I think I screwed up at drilling the hole or...
12-06-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,149
Posted By Mark-87-951

I would think using a wrench would make it more...

I would think using a wrench would make it more difficult to avoid wobbling the tap unless I'm misunderstanding how a tap socket works.
12-04-2011, 10:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,149
Posted By Mark-87-951

Didnt add tape or check the edges of the thread....

Didnt add tape or check the edges of the thread. I'll do so this next time. My set isnt snap-on just a cheap one I found at Harbor Freight.
12-04-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,149
Posted By Mark-87-951

I know I drilled the hole per the size Lindsey...

I know I drilled the hole per the size Lindsey stated. Maybe I screwed it up at that point? I'll make sure to get a decent tap this time.
12-04-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,149
Posted By Mark-87-951

How does one know when to stop threading in this...

How does one know when to stop threading in this case? I'm getting a different head. I had a new timing belt fail, split lengthwise and this head has been resurfaced a few times already and Im...
12-04-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,149
Posted By Mark-87-951

Any tips on threading the head for the Lindsey steam vent kit?

When I did it the tapping tool I used wobbled and apparently screwed up the hole enough to prevent the threads sealing tight enough. I had a very minor leak. I'm getting another head and willing to...
12-01-2011, 11:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

They replaced the catalytic convertor and noted...

They replaced the catalytic convertor and noted I'm burning oil. I figure that's the turbo seals as I've had pretty good compression when I've checked. If it doesnt pass because of the oil its...
11-30-2011, 10:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By Mark-87-951

I just ordered one. Hopefully this tightens up...

I just ordered one. Hopefully this tightens up the light. It is a bit loose in the opening. I just need to figure out why the whole right side is not working. I thought I verified all the fuses are...
11-29-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,661
Posted By Mark-87-951

I need a gasket for the side marker as well. at...

I need a gasket for the side marker as well. at hooked on cars did it take you through marketplacedadvisor? My firewall warned it may be a phishing site but of course that could be a false positive.
11-23-2011, 05:46 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

Well that didnt work! New spark plugs, octane...

Well that didnt work! New spark plugs, octane booster, ran the car on the highway for 30 minutes or so and didnt turn the car off before testing.

results:

HC 2.86 (1.40) fail
CO 21.20 (20.00)...
11-21-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

I'm wondering if I screwed myself by not getting...

I'm wondering if I screwed myself by not getting the cat heated up. The drive is 10-15 minutes. Is it worth a shot to dump in some additive and run it at highway speed for 30 minutes or so and test...
11-19-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

They checked for leaks both times I failed and...

They checked for leaks both times I failed and found nothing
11-19-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Mark-87-951

Need to pick up driving light bulbs while out

Anyone have a handy list of the bulb numbers for signal, rear lights etc. so I can cross reference with whats at the store?
11-19-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

Replaced the O2 sensor and failed even more, all...

Replaced the O2 sensor and failed even more, all readings went up.

HC 2.29 (1.40) fail
CO 16.20 (20.00) pass
NOx 3.78 (3.00) pass

I guess I'm just going to have to take it to a certified...
11-07-2011, 01:44 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

I looked around a bit online. Indiana tests...

I looked around a bit online. Indiana tests vehicles back to 1976.
11-07-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

They didnt stall my car but when he first got it...

They didnt stall my car but when he first got it moving he was a bit surprised by the clutch, which is not stock. It's only one step up from stock but the car did lurch forward. heh
11-07-2011, 01:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,132
Posted By Mark-87-951

ah, well this isnt a roar. Knocking and clicking...

ah, well this isnt a roar. Knocking and clicking and starts/gets worse with load or change in load. I'll be ordering that stage 8 fastener set once I'm sure what tool or socket is used to install and...
11-06-2011, 11:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

Ok, my brain is a little slow lately, would the...

Ok, my brain is a little slow lately, would the boost not reaching 15 while using those chips screw up the emissions by running rich? The narrow band gauge doesnt appear all that rich, but it is...
11-06-2011, 11:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,132
Posted By Mark-87-951

Well crap, I'll have to find that receipt again....

Well crap, I'll have to find that receipt again. I could swear it said rear wheel bearings which surprised me because they were replacing the control arms. Perhaps it was the front? Are those sealed...
11-06-2011, 11:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

I have a huntley chip and boost was turned up to...

I have a huntley chip and boost was turned up to 15 however it will not get above 11 for some time now. I think the wastegate is weak and I have a TIAL still laying around that I need to install.
...
11-05-2011, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,132
Posted By Mark-87-951

CV joint or wheel bearing?

That knocking/clicking sound is worse now. Last time it was in the shop I was having the busted control arm replaced. Thanks to Lart I got both sides for much less than they could get for one side...
11-05-2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,273
Posted By Mark-87-951

Failed emission test

Catalytic converter replaced 6/2008
O2 sensor replaced 2006

I passed 4/2010 with these results
HC 1.12 (1.40) pass
CO 13.00 (20.00) pass
NOx 1.97 (3.00) pass

But failed to day with this:
08-04-2011, 10:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,356
Posted By Mark-87-951

Same here. My car is up and running again thanks...

Same here. My car is up and running again thanks to Lart.
07-17-2011, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,027
Posted By Mark-87-951

It would be nice if Lindsey made a kit for moving...

It would be nice if Lindsey made a kit for moving that heater valve to the front.
07-17-2011, 11:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,886
Posted By Mark-87-951

I've been using VR-1 20/50 for awhile now....

I've been using VR-1 20/50 for awhile now. Unfortunately this last time the store didnt have the dino version so I had to mix what I already had with VR-1 synthetic. I'll get one or the other in full...
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