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    Time for some new camshafts, I decided to pull...

    Time for some new camshafts, I decided to pull the whole lump for a good clean and some more updates too:

    https://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c396/vwdmc16/DMC2/20190617_224402_zpsqwswsgxi.jpg
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  2. Thread: Biig motor

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    More pics of that engine. 61879 61880 61881

    More pics of that engine.

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    Here's a v12 in mine. It's only 5 liters and...

    Here's a v12 in mine. It's only 5 liters and 300hp so not the biggest displacement but definitely the most cylinders.

    Honestly it's only a mock up, but maybe one day.


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    Being a rear...
  4. Thread: Cam timing

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    [General] Yes if installing reground cams you definitely...

    Yes if installing reground cams you definitely need to use a degree wheel with a dial indicator to check the cam event timing. Its critical. I went through a two year headache of trying to get a set...
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    Aren't these axles longer than stock too Josh?

    Aren't these axles longer than stock too Josh?
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    Its possible the automatic version of the 996...

    Its possible the automatic version of the 996 transmission that Josh used could be used, but physically fitting it would be a big hurdle as they are even taller and longer than the manual. Plus you...
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    [Frame & Body] Throttle cable and I believe there are a pair of...

    Throttle cable and I believe there are a pair of bolts that attach to the dash.

    Otherwise its glued on the firewall. Also be prepared that it's much heavier than it looks.
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    [Transmission 5-Speed] Something about the mechanism up front was...

    Something about the mechanism up front was binding in a way that I think the shift rod wasn't going to the full end of its travel and therefore sort of always trying to push it back into neutral a...
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    [Transmission 5-Speed] For years I had a very similar issue with my...

    For years I had a very similar issue with my transmission but in 5th gear. Even after a full teardown reseal with new shift roll pins, fluid, It would still pop out of 5th gear. until I rebuilt my...
  10. Agreed. When he goes to Mr Wizard my Jaw gets...

    Agreed. When he goes to Mr Wizard my Jaw gets slack when I hear what he is charging to do some of these jobs, as a professional mechanic some of his prices are insanely low. Then again I'm in...
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    [General] Made an adjustable steel bracket to mount a...

    Made an adjustable steel bracket to mount a better quality power antenna. A period West German Weissmann unit from a BMW.

    Finally replace that awful sounding antenna with this silent one.

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    [Fuel] Unknown how lean or rich it was. The car ran...

    Unknown how lean or rich it was. The car ran decently. Connected the wideband to get more info.


    Yes when set to 14.7 AFR at idle it does idle well. No hunting, very smooth.

    13.4 v at idle...
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    [Fuel] This engine isnt producing a lean spike but full...

    This engine isnt producing a lean spike but full lean condition. It plateaus and stays consistently much leaner than it is supposed to, if I barely tip in the throttle or punch it it goes lean and...
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    [Fuel] Unique mixture unit behavior. Any ideas?

    Working on another car that runs okay but cannot pass smog due to high CO.

    New ignition system: plugs, wires, cap rotor, coil, timing set to 13.

    Great fuel pressure. Correct pressures at WUR...
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    [Engine] So do you have any active airflow through the...

    So do you have any active airflow through the intercooler? No wonder it heatsoaks.
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    [Engine] That's true of the generations after the e30. ...

    That's true of the generations after the e30. These older ones last a very long time.
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    [Engine] Early BMW e30 (82-86) 3 series and some 5 series...

    Early BMW e30 (82-86) 3 series and some 5 series have a simular looking plastic tank. They are still available, good quality (never seen one burst) and even have a built in level sensor bung.
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    [Transmission 5-Speed] Most likely transmission mounts or engine mounts...

    Most likely transmission mounts or engine mounts letting go. Best to confirm with the vehicle on a lift and using a large prybar to move the engine and see if it lifts up.
  19. Sticky: Poll: How does the cosmetics play into this figure? I...

    How does the cosmetics play into this figure? I wouldn't hesitate to drive mine across the country right now but it needs facsia paint, panel alignment, new seats and carpets badly. I've found it...
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    [General] Awesome work! Glad you could get those big front...

    Awesome work! Glad you could get those big front tires to fit. I'm running very tight clearance on my front tires at a simular ride height but 205 50 15s and just -1.0 camber.


    Spacing the LCA...
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    Another late night experiment to improve the feel...

    Another late night experiment to improve the feel of my car on the road, increasing front Caster. I work on BMWs all day and whenever I align them I see how much Caster the front suspension has...
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    Hey guys, I decided to get a new brake booster...

    Hey guys,

    I decided to get a new brake booster as I felt my car's brake performance had declined over the last few months and pedal effort was higher than I remember before. After a quick test of...
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    [Engine] Yes your description of the coolant flow sounds...

    Yes your description of the coolant flow sounds correct.

    Water pump always flows water inside the engine, when it gets hot it flows to and from Radiator.
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    [General] After opening fuel lines, I always prime the...

    After opening fuel lines, I always prime the pump a few times, then depress the metering flap fully and repeat 3 times to bleed out any air in the fuel distributor and injectors.

    After that it...
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    [Frame & Body] https://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c396/vwdmc16/20...

    https://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c396/vwdmc16/20181209_155006_zpsowf2azmo.jpg

    https://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c396/vwdmc16/20181103_172107_zpsiehoe5om.jpg
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