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    Still an odd fire engine? I've been looking more...

    Still an odd fire engine? I've been looking more info on 6 coil ignitions still odd fire. Such little aftermarket support for our rare odd firing order.

    Good luck on your sync loss issues
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    One more item I upgraded while the engine was out...

    One more item I upgraded while the engine was out was a oil pan baffle, ive noticed loss of oil pressure on really hard turns. This 1/8" thick aluminum plate I TIG welded into the pan should help...
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    [Suspension] Is that a cheap press? ive had a Harbor frieght...

    Is that a cheap press? ive had a Harbor frieght press that wouldnt push many things out, had to use a bigger 20 ton press. I second burning it out and then cutting the old outer shell. you will have...
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    Subscribed! Looking forward to it!

    Subscribed! Looking forward to it!
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    Nice, glad that gave a good reply, I wonder what...

    Nice, glad that gave a good reply, I wonder what the unit thinks is happening when it sees a odd fire signal.
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    Can it handle an odd fire ignition signal?

    Can it handle an odd fire ignition signal?
  7. [Engine] Its a tricky seal but it is possible, Ive done...

    Its a tricky seal but it is possible, Ive done half a dozen of them, still holding for now.

    Is it possible the transmission input seal is leaking? Mine did that after my first transmission re...
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    [General] I also had shifting problems with my car when I...

    I also had shifting problems with my car when I got it. , 2nd gear going into 3rd gear and popping out of 5th gear. . When I change transmission fluid from regular gear oil to Redline MTL, The...
  9. [Fuel] To be clear are you talking about cam timing or...

    To be clear are you talking about cam timing or ignition timing? 16-18 Btdc sounds like ignition
  10. [Fuel] Did the cams come with a set up card? Only real...

    Did the cams come with a set up card? Only real way to change cam timing is to re drill holes in the cam sprockets.

    Did it start fine when you first got it back together after the rebuild?
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    [General] In Ca all original emission equipment (or...

    In Ca all original emission equipment (or C.A.R.B. approved replacements) must stay on any car 1968 or newer (but only 1976 and newer is smog inspected).

    I have a 1975 volvo 242, engine swapped...
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    [Engine] I'd see what a quality external oil pressure...

    I'd see what a quality external oil pressure gauge says before tearing into anything. It's like getting a second opinion.
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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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  14. Thread: Biig motor

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    More pics of that engine. 61879 61880 61881

    More pics of that engine.

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  15. Thread: Biig motor

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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.


    61877

    Being a rear...
  16. 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...
  22. 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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