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    I do have one you're welcome to use!

    I do have one you're welcome to use!
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    I think that can be arranged :) Tom's heads...

    I think that can be arranged :)

    Tom's heads are done, so now I just need to sell a vehicle and install a bathtub...I'll probably start sneaking some work in on the SC anyway though.

    Want help...
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    Jacob - that car is close to the color I thought...

    Jacob - that car is close to the color I thought hard about using on my SC. I was thinking more of a charcoal metallic at one time. I'll probably just stick with black ....gloss or semi-gloss tho?...
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    Asking for a friend....What do you guys think an...

    Asking for a friend....What do you guys think an acceptable # of street miles or hours on a car coming out of a basically a two-year down-time should be? :o
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    Oh Jacob...that's nasty! :p :D Mine looked...

    Oh Jacob...that's nasty! :p :D

    Mine looked just like that when I pulled the original motor @ 240k in 2007 though. :o

    I'm making progress finally....I moved the car into the garage!

    Also,...
  6. Thread: Back at it!

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    Sweet! Welcome back!!

    Sweet! Welcome back!!
  7. lol....that is all! :o

    lol....that is all! :o
  8. I broke off the "well" for the knock sensor in a...

    I broke off the "well" for the knock sensor in a freshened up long block right as I was getting ready to drop it in the car. I ended up spending around 12hrs with my dremel tool carefully cutting...
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    Sorry to see you go, Rick. :(

    Sorry to see you go, Rick. :(
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    Matt and Danielle Haub---------------------1989...

    Matt and Danielle Haub---------------------1989 SC or 35th----------------English, IN--------------Entire Drive
  11. Can you post pictures? I haven't come across an...

    Can you post pictures? I haven't come across an MN12 without cruise control.
  12. Welcome Randy - looks like you have a good car to...

    Welcome Randy - looks like you have a good car to start from!
  13. If you're just using the stock IC and piping, I...

    If you're just using the stock IC and piping, I can't imagine there would be any value in changing the style of clamps.

    Cleaning the tapered mating surfaces well and using some RTV works great.
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    I think I've said it already, but compared to...

    I think I've said it already, but compared to previous Shootouts, that car felt slapped together....I didn't get to spend the time I wanted/needed getting it ready. I hope to get caught up and get...
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    I do have the dyno sheet (in front of me) and the...

    I do have the dyno sheet (in front of me) and the log of the dyno pull (at home). From memory, the boost held constant throughout the pull. On the dyno sheet, the pull ended at 6k rpm....power...
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    Yes, MLS gaskets. I worried about that, but...

    Yes, MLS gaskets. I worried about that, but thinking back, the first two freeze plugs blew at moderate RPM and less than 5psi boost. The first blew with no boost applied at all.

    I'm pretty...
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    Yes, I'll probably find the limit of the blower...

    Yes, I'll probably find the limit of the blower somewhere up there....I guess 7K just doesn't sound that far away. I need to brush up on MPXs limits though....it's been awhile since I read anyone...
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    Sweet! Congrats! :D Your attention to the...

    Sweet! Congrats! :D

    Your attention to the details always amazes me! :eek:

    I'm sure it will be a real beauty before too long in your hands!
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    Awesome seeing you run in range of 10's Alan -...

    Awesome seeing you run in range of 10's Alan - you've really got that car moving now!!
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    BE Calculated Horsepower and Stuff

    I kinda feel like a newbie even bringing this up, but has anyone else paid attention to the BE calculated HP logs? Iíve kinda kept an eye on them over the years and noticed that they probably arenít...
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    Yeah...it has to be an iginition...

    Yeah...it has to be an iginition problem....exacerbated by the meth injection - not caused by.
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    Glad you're carrying on Tom. :) Weather was...

    Glad you're carrying on Tom. :)

    Weather was nice, just kinda hot. Missed seeing the turboyz and the turbo cars and other friends who didn't attend this year! I think things went real well for...
  23. 1. Pickup trailer and pack prior to the Friday of...

    1. Pickup trailer and pack prior to the Friday of the Shootout. (why haven't I learned this yet?)
    2. Kurt K is a wild-eyed crazy man on the moonshine. When he started meowing....I decided it was...
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    I thought the 11.6 was more ambitious. ;) You...

    I thought the 11.6 was more ambitious. ;)

    You must really get work done! I was just hoping to have my freeze plugs done by spring! lol

    Hope your transmission work isn't too bad and you can...
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    So, goals....I want this setup to reach 11.6s...

    So, goals....I want this setup to reach 11.6s 1/4mi and 420rwhp....this car, motor, M5R2, MPXs, no N2O....we'll say even pre-E85. Might even add A/C back to it. :p I'm going to focus on restoring...
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