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by buggy1
Fri Dec 23, 2016 8:08 am
Forum: Drivetrain,Driveline,Suspension
Topic: lower control arm brace... ¿where to get it?
Replies: 26
Views: 2952

Re: lower control arm brace... ¿where to get it?

I bet one like most top strut mount would work well With the preload adjustable rod bolt ends .??? I've read our k frames are pretty stiff tho Most Honda drag guys have them going every direction Like this one and then to front rad support cause theirs flexs n then causes wheel hop But it can't hurt
by buggy1
Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:02 pm
Forum: 2nd Gen
Topic: K Member out of alignment!
Replies: 18
Views: 1077

Re: K Member out of alignment!

Thanks for advise I've hot a friend at BMW Dealer in tire and alignment shop Ill make sure he knows to align Rear 1st then adjust kframe I got ran off the road and went over A dip in grass but it landed hard now the pass tire is Moved back a bit I'm guessing It shifted frame back on that side It dos...
by buggy1
Sun Jan 31, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: 2nd Gen
Topic: K Member out of alignment!
Replies: 18
Views: 1077

Re: K Member out of alignment!

I've got the same problem whats procedure to align it yourself
I was goin to measur off either lil hole in body or way back to rear
Suspention link and get it square
Does any one have specs thanks
by buggy1
Sun Aug 16, 2015 7:49 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Look at my Custom Turbo CAI
Replies: 11
Views: 1372

Re: Look at my Custom Turbo CAI

Have t got there yet but I'm wanting to cut bottom out from under wiper arms to draw air thru cowl panel
by buggy1
Sun Aug 16, 2015 7:46 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Cooler turbo temps using my air to water intercooler?
Replies: 4
Views: 1146

Re: Cooler turbo temps using my air to water intercooler?

Or you could run a separate cooling system with
Heat exchanger bmws used small electric pumps for heater that would work pretty easy
N use a big p/s or oil cooler
by buggy1
Sun Aug 16, 2015 7:25 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Turbo crankcase ventilation
Replies: 14
Views: 1704

Re: Turbo crankcase ventilation

I've got mine exh scavenged just weld in the threaded pipe at a anlgle is better for siphoning Got the one way valve PAint gun oil separator then valve cover on vent side On pvc side supra pcv to intake I added more baffling to pt valve cover with small drain holes Haven had to drain oil seperator yet
by buggy1
Wed Jul 03, 2013 6:16 am
Forum: Tuning
Topic: how much boost can i run on this set up?
Replies: 31
Views: 1202

Re: how much boost can i run on this set up?

BMW n Vw mercedes (bosch)FI. used remote iac in a few models swing by n take a look next time at junk yard
by buggy1
Mon Feb 18, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: anyone have a magnum starter and normal 2g starter? Need pic
Replies: 6
Views: 377

Re: anyone have a magnum starter and normal 2g starter? Need

Bump if any one has pics it would be cool if you could post or pm me if you can do quick phone pic. Thanks
by buggy1
Sun Feb 17, 2013 9:02 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: magnum intake on a DOHC?
Replies: 19
Views: 971

Re: magnum intake on a DOHC?

I just did some starter searching and some have said
PurpleNeon wrote:They all interchange. I think the new starters are smaller (but still work).
So I'm hoping the smaller mag starter that's clocked for this intake will work :good:
by buggy1
Sun Feb 17, 2013 8:35 pm
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: Magnum to SRT
Replies: 38
Views: 1774

Re: Magnum to SRT

Puropse posted. First off, the starter on the magnum neon is smaller than other neon starters, because of the design of the intake manifold. It will work on the 2.4L setup. I thought the sohc magnum starter had a different bolt pattern than 2.4 Dohc I hope I'm wrong cause it would make doing a magnu...
by buggy1
Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:04 pm
Forum: 1st Gen
Topic: Front control arm bushing replacement
Replies: 41
Views: 2655

Re: Front control arm bushing replacement

Did you just drill thru the steel control arm or all the way thru bushing to inner steel sleeve I bet if you grinded a small grove around outside of bushing that lined up with zerk fitting then pressed in bushing then drilled a smaller hole thru bushing it would distribute grease thru both sides of ...
by buggy1
Sat Jan 26, 2013 8:31 pm
Forum: Main Dealers Forum
Topic: we need billet motor mounts for the first gen
Replies: 34
Views: 1968

Re: we need billet motor mounts for the first gen

mounts look good DM, i like my TTi FMM http://www.modernperformance.com/produc ... otormounts http://www.modernperformance.com/images/uploads/854_423_popup.jpg But it's not shiny how much extra would be if you bedazzled it I think it would sell better :rofl: It's the front mount on bottom no one ca...
by buggy1
Sat Jan 26, 2013 6:36 pm
Forum: Drivetrain,Driveline,Suspension
Topic: Anyone tried a "Poor man's LSD"?
Replies: 46
Views: 2782

Re: Anyone tried a "Poor man's LSD"?

Ahhh the old pick 2 rule applies. ( Fast/smooth . Cheap durable) I added smooth cause you could weld spiders n be fast straight It's cheap n durable if welded well And I said the lock rights weren't prefict and there may be one thats adaptable just check spline counts then look at width And are thos...
by buggy1
Tue Jan 22, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Drag Racing
Topic: Anyone balance their slicks?
Replies: 22
Views: 1605

Re: Anyone balance their slicks?

4x4 guys with big tires n put tires on balance machine to see how much weight off the tires are and then put that amount of air soft pellets inside tire and it self balances as you get up to speed and as tires wear and balence changes the pellets move I had a machine shop guy in fl that made custom ...
by buggy1
Tue Jan 22, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: Drag Racing
Topic: shouldnt my car be faster with all these mods? whats wrong?
Replies: 71
Views: 5503

Re: shouldnt my car be faster with all these mods? whats wro

Yea drive around water if you can if not able to drive thur then spin off water on dry pavement then pull up to lights When you spin in water the treads in street tires fling water up in wheel wells then it drips back on tires while staging not good it's ok I was learned by doing it wrong Tire threa...
by buggy1
Tue Jan 22, 2013 11:36 am
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: Engine making noise under light load
Replies: 13
Views: 424

Re: Engine making noise under light load

quite unlikely if you can hear the bearing. My 2.2 had a rod making noise and the crank only needed a light polishing. That's not to say you are going to get a 100k miles out of it if you slap bearings in there. X2 by mine wasn't light noise sounded like a wicked diesel swap Good ole # 4 rod is las...
by buggy1
Tue Jan 22, 2013 11:29 am
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: PB Blaster soaked my injectors. Are they still ok to use?
Replies: 5
Views: 848

Re: PB Blaster soaked my injectors. Are they still ok to use

I use PB to clean injectors,lol. And then spray them with brakecleen and never have problems. And i have always used it to keep my engines from rusting. Same here to I have a 5 cc suringe I pulled the plunger out( the part you push downwith thumb). You put injector in then on the nozzle end or suri...
by buggy1
Sat Jan 19, 2013 7:55 pm
Forum: Drivetrain,Driveline,Suspension
Topic: Anyone tried a "Poor man's LSD"?
Replies: 46
Views: 2782

Re: Anyone tried a "Poor man's LSD"?

Have you looked looked at those Richmond gear lunchbox lockers it gets rid of spider gears And and has locking teeth with a center section then other locking teeth They lock up if one tire starts spinning It's kinda noisy and pops in n out driving on gravel and some time if you power thru hard turns...
by buggy1
Fri Jan 18, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: Drivetrain,Driveline,Suspension
Topic: Converting To A NON-MODULAR CLUTCH How-To
Replies: 14
Views: 6786

Re: Converting To A NON-MODULAR CLUTCH How-To

And if you want to save even more weight put it on a brake lathe and shave more weight off the back and the more weight you take off towards the outside the greater effect it has
I wish I weighed mine after but it was a bit
by buggy1
Fri Jan 18, 2013 2:16 pm
Forum: 1st Gen
Topic: trailer hitch
Replies: 17
Views: 602

Re: trailer hitch

Mine didn't need drilling and I've hauled a 16 foot bow rider 1975 lbs just fine even up a pretty steep boat ramp. I made a vigor style tow hook point onfront motor mount just in case but did great even with a 3.55 2.4 helped So have at it Go haul donky you may get a lot oh WTF looks tho Had a frien...
by buggy1
Fri Jan 11, 2013 9:32 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: magnum intake on a DOHC?
Replies: 19
Views: 971

Re: magnum intake on a DOHC?

Couldnt you just use the 2gn starter? Or where the dohc manifold flange is angle to make the mani set lower. I was thinkin angle milling the intake to head flange to swing plenum away from starter I just reread his post n he tried 2nd gen starter n had 2 inch interference And 1 gen wAs worse ??? Th...
by buggy1
Wed Jan 09, 2013 8:55 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: magnum intake on a DOHC?
Replies: 19
Views: 971

Re: magnum intake on a DOHC?

Dang well I guess if it were easy everybody would be doing it
But the coolest stuff never is. ???? :pardon: One more obstacle to concur
I'll have to look at my starter or get spare n see if it can mabee cut, clock n weld back trans housing on the starter ???
by buggy1
Mon Jan 07, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: magnum intake on a DOHC?
Replies: 19
Views: 971

Re: magnum intake on a DOHC?

Any body got pics of both gaskets stacked
And is there enough thickness to port it out to Match
I picked up a magnum on here n gonna try n make it work ?? I'll let u guys know
by buggy1
Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: 2001 pt cruiser head 2.4 swap!
Replies: 13
Views: 798

Re: 2001 pt cruiser head 2.4 swap!

You'lneed to get a srt intake gasket to do the intake matching pt uses O rings And I just cleaned up ports just make all the port transitions smooth and flowing contours no hard edges. Un shroud valves a bit. If you want a high goal search for all motor mike head port pics That will give you a good ...
by buggy1
Sun Mar 04, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: 1st Gen
Topic: Bad luck
Replies: 12
Views: 757

Re: Bad luck

I've seen people mention removing a spark plug one at a time and running it on 3 cylinders. Without the combustion load, the knock should go away. Or drop oil pan and remove each rod cap and inspect bearings. Holy Henry Harrison batman that's a good idea I got similar problem but my oil got low all...
by buggy1
Thu Sep 22, 2011 10:53 am
Forum: Tuning
Topic: tps %
Replies: 7
Views: 487

Re: tps %

That's normal I had same problem with modded jeep tb there was a post on here that talked bout it ??? I don't feel like lookin to post link it wasn't the main post just disused in replies if I remember right
by buggy1
Thu Sep 22, 2011 9:11 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: keep blowing off/burning wastegate boost reference line tial
Replies: 22
Views: 980

Re: keep blowing off/burning wastegate boost reference li

FUel injection hose is built for high psi not heat. Get some silicone vacuum hose and put metal clamp not plastic ziptie :negative: Or put heat shielding cover over it all And if you were tuning on dyno. You may never see that kind of heat build up on the road with air passing through engine compart...
by buggy1
Fri Sep 09, 2011 12:03 pm
Forum: South/Southeast
Topic: Any neon people in DALLAS TEXAS???
Replies: 29
Views: 5526

Re: Any neon people in DALLAS TEXAS???

Even meets in Dallas were hard for everyone to agree on and be able to make worth it. Best bet will probably find a generic car group meet. If Those generic cars are any thing like that generic gov peanut butter I wouldn't own one I build one of those Chinese cherry cars that get droped off in a bo...
by buggy1
Fri Sep 09, 2011 11:44 am
Forum: West/Southwest
Topic: Offical Texas thread**
Replies: 15
Views: 1589

Re: Offical Texas thread**

I'm up in temple tx in between Austin n Waco
About 20 min from little river Dragway
Would be up for a cenTx meet
But the tx form is under south east??
by buggy1
Tue Jun 21, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: small t4?
Replies: 27
Views: 793

Re: small t4?

Adapter plate ??????
So you don't have to hack off t4 flange but get to bolt up t3
Might even have one cheap on egay
by buggy1
Fri May 06, 2011 5:48 pm
Forum: South/Southeast
Topic: northtexasneons.org
Replies: 23
Views: 2240

Re: northtexasneons.org

Sounded cool I moved from Fl but temple tx neon now I've meet a few tx neoners one red 1 st gen full srt swap interior n all But the few of us left still rollin should get together some time mabee a track day Little rivers ok or the big one up by Dallas is real nice from what I've seen I'm down for ...
by buggy1
Mon Apr 25, 2011 9:38 pm
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: Eclipse 420a head vs Neon 420a head
Replies: 29
Views: 2194

Re: Eclipse 420a head vs Neon 420a head

I've seen pics on here of one done
by buggy1
Sat Apr 09, 2011 7:34 am
Forum: Engine Swap
Topic: My 2.4 swap is lame! *FIXED*
Replies: 47
Views: 2231

Re: *Sad face* My 2.4 swap is lame!

That is what I did, put the holes straight up (attempted), but i didn't have anything that fit in the holes well, so i used my eyes. I'll work on the timing when I get a chance. right now I'm working on parts for someone. I use 6 in 1/4 in extentions work good or Allen wrenches. And you can measure...
by buggy1
Fri Apr 08, 2011 10:09 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: Adj cam gear
Replies: 5
Views: 353

Re: Adj cam gear

That's nice any body got similar comparison with dohc theirs alot more options when you get to move intake an exh independently thanks
by buggy1
Fri Apr 08, 2011 9:30 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: non mod or mod clutch
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: non mod or mod clutch

vin number post it it will tell us i what yr it is doyou have title ? al It's a yard car the vin MAY tell you what year the shell it when I worked at yard we fix up ex junk with what we had I've put a 97 camry frt end on a 01 its a different body style but bolted up easy minor mod looked like it ca...
by buggy1
Fri Apr 08, 2011 7:58 pm
Forum: Drivetrain,Driveline,Suspension
Topic: Throttle cable
Replies: 3
Views: 173

Re: Throttle cable

What does it end up at you probally can disconnect it from tb if its allready snapped
Mabee factory half installed cruise :pardon:
by buggy1
Fri Apr 08, 2011 7:53 pm
Forum: SRT-4
Topic: Who's got low miles?
Replies: 13
Views: 771

Re: Who's got low miles?

16000
I half cheated rolled odometer at rebuild :pardon:
by buggy1
Wed Mar 23, 2011 6:04 pm
Forum: Tuning
Topic: wideband, dsp and catless downpipe /// tuning
Replies: 7
Views: 341

Re: wideband, dsp and catless downpipe /// tuning

Ive heard of people using spark plug non fowelers in between o2 and pipe
by buggy1
Sun Mar 06, 2011 2:00 pm
Forum: Engine Performance
Topic: long runner box vs stock manifold..
Replies: 30
Views: 743

Re: long runner box vs stock manifold..

PurpleNeon wrote:BTW, lead isn't even the most effective, or best thing to raise octane with...
How are goin to leave ur hangin with a post like that what's better :dunno:
by buggy1
Wed Feb 16, 2011 7:33 pm
Forum: Drivetrain,Driveline,Suspension
Topic: bottom mount tie rods?
Replies: 9
Views: 300

Re: bottom mount tie rods?

Done alot the other way around for lifted jeeps

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