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  1. Thread: Oil level?

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    I always check when it's cold. That gives the...

    I always check when it's cold. That gives the engine time for the oil to drain back to the oil pan and give you the most accurate reading.

    Once the engine is warmed up, I check again to make sure...
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    ^ agree ... the other problem with shop work is,...

    ^ agree ... the other problem with shop work is, they sometimes will blame others for their shoddy work. The have deadlines and many customers to keep happy. As a DIYer, you can work at your own pace...
  3. Thread: Inlet Manifold

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    That's amazing! Nice numbers and that plenum is a...

    That's amazing! Nice numbers and that plenum is a work of art.
  4. Thread: Inlet Manifold

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    nice numbers! What else is done to the motor?

    nice numbers!

    What else is done to the motor?
  5. If you don't want to miss a years worth of track...

    If you don't want to miss a years worth of track days, do the oil pan and clutch yourself. It'll teach you a lot about the car, it'll save you thousands of dollars, and you can enjoy it sooner.
    The...
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    I stand corrected, I guess the M12s didn't get an...

    I stand corrected, I guess the M12s didn't get an oil cooler in the front.

    My M400 had two oil coolers, one in the nose, one in the side pod -- which I thought was standard affair.
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    Oil coolers are usually a good thing, except for...

    Oil coolers are usually a good thing, except for the lower oil pressure.

    I believe all nobles have oil coolers. Based on research, the M400s were all suppose to have two... one in the nose and...
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    Window regulators

    It seems that the window regulators were sourced from possibly classic Minis or some other difficult to find parts in the USA. Does anyone know what part they are, exactly? They seem to be modified...
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    Been a minute since I've updated. October,...

    Been a minute since I've updated.

    October, 2017 ... found the limits of the stock engine on track. Temps were in the crisp 50', engine was screaming, but it was just too much for the rods, and...
  10. I'd join if it was a wee bit closer to the West...

    I'd join if it was a wee bit closer to the West coast... looks like a blast!
  11. No one really knows the weight difference, since...

    No one really knows the weight difference, since few have weighed their cars.

    My M400 with an APR GTC300 wing and forgeline wheels weighed in at 2448lbs.


    I want to say the M12 is around...
  12. Are there specific questions you had in mind?

    Are there specific questions you had in mind?
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    Care to walk thru how you did it? I have the...

    Care to walk thru how you did it?

    I have the Toyota EHPS installed, but it's too big to fit in the front of the car.

    I read the mini one gets a signal from the alternator, but haven't heard...
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    I run 17" wheels for the less rotational mass. ...

    I run 17" wheels for the less rotational mass.

    And the rears... C7 as well? Will a new spindle be needed or how is that going to work?

    Looks like I'll be investing in some more driveshaft...
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    Am I seeing that right... there's a built in...

    Am I seeing that right... there's a built in brake duct into this spindle? That. Is. Awesome.

    Wonder what the smallest diameter wheel will fit -- hmmm
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    Quarter Mile Times / Drag Racing

    Has anyone drag raced their cars? Specifically quarter mile, instead of roll races.
    I've seen a few posts back in the day about it, saw a few videos online, but only magazine times... not many...
  17. Throttle Cable Replacement - Aftermarket solution

    Recently, my throttle cable started to fray and I didn't want to be stuck somewhere where the cable snapped and I had to jerry-rig some kind of fix to get the car back home.
    Not to mention, one of...
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    Weird, I have an entirely different window...

    Weird, I have an entirely different window regulator than you do. The basic design is the same, but the actual parts look vastly different.
  19. Musselman Honda Circuit - Tucson, AZ -- Saturday, November 11, 2017

    If any of the AZ owners want to meet up, a group of us track rats from Vegas will be running the Time Trials event at Musselman Honda Circuit just outside of Tucson, AZ.

    It's a small track that...
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    Measure up the old o-ring, buy it from here: ...

    Measure up the old o-ring, buy it from here:

    http://www.theoringstore.com/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=2553


    It's what I used for replacement oil-relocation kit o-rings.
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    I generally don't go to SEMA, but this might be...

    I generally don't go to SEMA, but this might be worth it.

    How long will you all be in town?
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    The Ford drivetrain was dynoed on a Mustang dyno...

    The Ford drivetrain was dynoed on a Mustang dyno
    The Honda on a Dynojet.

    The Ford originally made 383whp, add weather correction and it's at 435whp. But, that could be as much as 30% higher on a...
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    Did some drag racing last weekend, just to verify...

    Did some drag racing last weekend, just to verify if the car is in fact, quick.

    It is.

    In car:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kABfZVYQM_Q

    External:...
  24. Oregon Raceway Park - 1.5hrs east of Portland - Monday, 9/18/2017

    Event:
    https://www.motorsportreg.com/events/nwaa-does-orp-sept-19th-2016-oregon-raceway-park-254499


    For those Portland owners, interested in meeting up? I'll be towing up from Vegas to run...
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    Really depends on the tech who is working on the...

    Really depends on the tech who is working on the car and what they want to charge you for hours. The O-ring is pretty easy to get to, since the lines can be removed from the AC compressor from below...
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