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    [General] Installed Dave McKeen's Idle ECU microprocessor...

    Installed Dave McKeen's Idle ECU microprocessor replacement. Works perfectly as you would expect from anything Dave produces. Purchased it primarily for the AC bump feature to compensate when I'm...
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    [For Sale] Sold. Admins you can lock the thread.

    Sold. Admins you can lock the thread.
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    [For Sale] DPI Sway Bar Bushings and Brackets

    New Delorean Performance poly sway bar bushings, brackets, and plates. Purchased a full kit with poly LCA bushings from Toby, and didn't need these.

    $20.00 + $5.00 USPS shipping

    Novi,...
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    [General] Old belts already stashed in the bonnet. I've...

    Old belts already stashed in the bonnet. I've wrote down all the tools I used; socket and wrench sizes to build a travel tool kit especially for this task. I already had the DriveStainless...
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    [General] After seeing Luke's thread a week or so ago about...

    After seeing Luke's thread a week or so ago about losing his water-alt V belt mid-trip, I replaced both of my V belts as I only knew they were at least 5 years old at this point.

    Neither looked...
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    I was watching closely to see if there were any...

    I was watching closely to see if there were any LFF sitting on the racks. Wouldn't that be interesting.
  7. So happy to see this effort progressing.

    So happy to see this effort progressing.
  8. Just ordered some sealing washers and fuel...

    Just ordered some sealing washers and fuel filter. It has been a few years since that was changed.
  9. Thanks. Good actionable ideas. Ran the...

    Thanks. Good actionable ideas.

    Ran the engine on idle (it idles just under ~800) with AC on for 40 minutes yesterday and engine experienced no hesitation.

    Could not see any hoses out of...
  10. Hot, hot day, engine quit in bumper to bumper traffic. '81 AT

    As suggested in the post title, it was a scorching hot 90 degree day, full sun, AC on max, 45 minutes into a drive home with varying highway and local street traffic.

    We hit a patch of highway...
  11. [General] This is what is recommended from DMCH. Fits...

    This is what is recommended from DMCH. Fits perfectly. https://store.delorean.com/106915-seat-belt-bolt-seal-cap.html
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    It's a very understanding wife that lets her...

    It's a very understanding wife that lets her husband turn the kitchen counter into a test bed.
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    [General] Replaced my 3 year old Interstate MT78 battery...

    Replaced my 3 year old Interstate MT78 battery with an AC Delco maintenance free 78. Symptoms were a sudden appearance of a fast drain on the battery when sitting in the garage.

    Measured it and...
  14. Thread: Fuel? Smell

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    [Fuel] You might try a new gas cap if you don't know how...

    You might try a new gas cap if you don't know how old yours is. Had a very similar experience with some gas fumes, not often, but frequent enough, and replaced cap. No fumes since.
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    [General] Installed Toby's DPNW front shock tower brace. ...

    Installed Toby's DPNW front shock tower brace. This coupled with my earlier installation of Toby's front poly sway bar bushings has made the handling so much better. Couldn't exactly feel any...
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    [Frame & Body] Thanks Rich. Those pics were very helpful and...

    Thanks Rich. Those pics were very helpful and helped validate the assumptions.

    Didn't have to remove the aluminum cup, just had to make the existing hole a little larger. Was able to use a tap...
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    [Frame & Body] Had an hour this morning. I was able to remove...

    Had an hour this morning. I was able to remove the bolt and the rusted nut using the screwdriver as a wedge on the nut technique.

    It is was not a factory bolt, it was longer. My guess it was...
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    [Frame & Body] YES! A pic would be awesome. Thank you. I...

    YES! A pic would be awesome. Thank you.

    I can see into that caged area, and I see a rusted nut and bolt spinning. Wedging a screwdriver in there through the slots will be how I will attack...
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    [Frame & Body] This same thought crossed my mind that perhaps I...

    This same thought crossed my mind that perhaps I could enlarge the existing hole in the aluminum cup, where I could then use a Helicoil drill bit to prepare the frame hole for the Helicoil insert. I...
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    [Frame & Body] Thanks for the assist. Attending a wedding...

    Thanks for the assist. Attending a wedding tomorrow, but Amazon will deliver my freeze spray on Sunday. We'll give it a shot and see where this goes.
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    [Frame & Body] Interesting thinking. I'll just about give...

    Interesting thinking. I'll just about give anything a try that is within my capability and ability to reach.
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    [Frame & Body] I'll try the heat route first as it sounds least...

    I'll try the heat route first as it sounds least destructive. I was thinking instead of hammer and chisel to pry it loose...use one of those oscillating multi-tools with a narrow blade to contain...
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    [Frame & Body] Matt, You mentioned in your original reply...

    Matt,

    You mentioned in your original reply many moons ago that gently prying off the aluminum cup could get me access I need for a Timesert or Helicoil. Do you still after this time believe that...
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    [Frame & Body] Thanks Matt & Rich. The body lift option or...

    Thanks Matt & Rich. The body lift option or grinding/cutting my way in, is beyond my capability. Unfortunately, I jumped at the chance to grab a DPNW bar as they just became available once again. ...
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    [Frame & Body] Reviving an old thread and it may well be the...

    Reviving an old thread and it may well be the only thread on the topic...

    Started to install a strut tower bar only to find that the passenger side front body bolt is spinning and rusted together....
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