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    [General] My car did the same thing when my mixture was set...

    My car did the same thing when my mixture was set incorrectly.
  2. Thread: Tall drivers?

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    [General] DeLorean himself was 6í4Ē. He made sure he would...

    DeLorean himself was 6í4Ē. He made sure he would fit in the car.
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    [Transmission Auto] Yes, I read how he was responsible for the new...

    Yes, I read how he was responsible for the new filters. Very cool. Youíd think a certain business in Texas would have done something about that situation, but I guess they were busy making those...
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    [Transmission Auto] I saw those instructions for cleaning. That is...

    I saw those instructions for cleaning. That is very handy, thanks.

    You make some good points. I suppose with the infrequent need to change the filter it really isnít worth a remote design.
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    [Transmission Auto] Speaking of auto transmissions and hoses and...

    Speaking of auto transmissions and hoses and coolers, has anyone considered changing to an external transmission filter? Either an in-line filter like the Magnefine or a remotely located Fram spin-on...
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    [Transmission Auto] Great info, thank you.

    Great info, thank you.
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    [Transmission Auto] Awesome, thanks. Which cooler did you go with?...

    Awesome, thanks. Which cooler did you go with? Where did you mount it?
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    [Transmission Auto] Auto trans cooling hoses

    Can someone please tell me which automatic transmission cooling hose brings fluid to the cooler, and which brings the cooled fluid back to the transmission? Thanks!

    Also, if anyone happens to know...
  9. Thread: New Owner

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    [General] You wonít notice a dwell change if the Lambda ECU...

    You wonít notice a dwell change if the Lambda ECU is commanding a fixed value. Have you run the Lambda tests in the Tech book? If the Lambda ECU receives a grounded signal on the O2 wire it will...
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    [General] If you ever get tired of the stock engine cover...

    If you ever get tired of the stock engine cover bracket system, consider installing this: https://www.delorean-parts.com/product/lower-engine-cover-support-clip/

    Cheap, easy to install, and holds...
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    Hagerty ran an article recently about another...

    Hagerty ran an article recently about another company offering a drop in electric motor that replaces a Chevy small block. IIRC it ran somewhere around $20k.
  12. Thread: Engine stumbling

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    [Engine] What is the dwell reading? It defaults to...

    What is the dwell reading? It defaults to specific values depending on what’s happening. The frequency valve not buzzing can happen when the mixture is way off.
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    I think it was Nick Suttonís book that explains...

    I think it was Nick Suttonís book that explains it. Of the 3 sets of panels that were shipped for plating, all arrived safely except one door which had a bent corner. The plating equipment was only...
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    Consolidated didn’t assemble 20105 In Ohio. It...

    Consolidated didn’t assemble 20105 In Ohio. It was assembled at the factory. Consolidated simply swapped the exterior panels when it arrived in the States. The finished product had one gold plated...
  15. Nice! Thatís a popular mod. I use mine a lot,...

    Nice! Thatís a popular mod. I use mine a lot, especially if Iím using my phone as a GPS.
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    [Transmission Auto] I would remedy that ASAP. The trans cooler was...

    I would remedy that ASAP. The trans cooler was added to production after one of the 50,000 mile test vehicles revealed transmission cooling issues.
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    I agree. In the past, the manual transmission was...

    I agree. In the past, the manual transmission was the way to go if you wanted quicker acceleration and better fuel economy. Not any more. When I was shopping for Mustangs I was surprised that the...
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    Short version: I called to ask them about their...

    Short version: I called to ask them about their “unlimited” mileage. I told them how often I drive my car, and that I occasionally do 100 mile drives just for fun. Basically, his response was: we...
  19. Thread: door rubbing

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    [Frame & Body] Itís a common issue. Unfortunately repositioning...

    Itís a common issue. Unfortunately repositioning the t-panel is a pain in the butt. Part of the t-panel is held down by screws that are hidden under the outer door weatherstrip, which is glued in...
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    [Electrical] Nice! Fortunately the previous owner was kind...

    Nice! Fortunately the previous owner was kind enough to install a battery cutoff for me. But, since my car has no electrical drains, and itís a daily driver, it isnít needed. So I get lazy when it...
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    Be careful with Grundy. The reason they are so...

    Be careful with Grundy. The reason they are so cheap is because they expect your car to be inside of a locked garage 99% of the time, with only a handful of driving sessions per year. Ask me how I...
  22. Thread: Antenna Relocation

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    Iím not aware of anyone who was moved their...

    Iím not aware of anyone who was moved their antenna. Iím sure it happens but itís just not a priority it seems. Iíve got the windshield mounted antenna that works just fine, but I usually listen to...
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    [Electrical] Sort of:) Heís not the type to do that either,...

    Sort of:)

    Heís not the type to do that either, so I was really surprised. He just wanted to help. Anyway, serves me right for not disconnecting the battery before working on electrical stuff.
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    [General] True! Our little mini-meets are proof that...

    True! Our little mini-meets are proof that happiness follows the DeLorean :)
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    [Electrical] Solved

    A new fuse for the control box fixed the problem. The original fuse must have blown, and the spare I had replaced it with during troubleshooting was apparently faulty right out of the box. Out of...
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