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Forum: events 08-29-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 23,408
Posted By AndrewNance
Please lord let it be a 780 with no sway bars :x:

Please lord let it be a 780 with no sway bars :x:
Forum: projects & restorations 08-05-2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,272
Posted By AndrewNance
Hell yeah

Hell yeah
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-18-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,256
Posted By AndrewNance
A cheap ultrasonic cleaner from Amazon should...

A cheap ultrasonic cleaner from Amazon should clean most of that up for you. I’d assume most of the rebuild kits are from China so how much difference is there between those and a China eBay chra?
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2022, 09:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,081
Posted By AndrewNance
People have used Dodge Charger and crown vic...

People have used Dodge Charger and crown vic steelies on them. They’re 17x7 or 7.5 I think. I’m pretty sure some factory center caps (maybe 140?) can be made to fit either one.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-11-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,060
Posted By AndrewNance
Same. I have a Luisi hub in my Amazon with a...

Same. I have a Luisi hub in my Amazon with a Nardi wheel and it cancels nicely after turning left but then wants to cancel the right signal after turning the wheel like 1°.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-18-2022, 12:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,480
Posted By AndrewNance
I doubt it’s much tighter than a 240 turbo. I...

I doubt it’s much tighter than a 240 turbo. I don’t think the turbo is pushed much farther toward the passenger side when mounted at a slant, it just rotates it around a little. If I was starting...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-30-2022, 06:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 448
Posted By AndrewNance
New or used? Any idea what you want or how much...

New or used? Any idea what you want or how much you’d like to spend? I know a ton of sellers who primarily use Instagram these days and the last three sets I’ve bought have just been from eBay. I...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-06-2022, 10:23 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Not much happening with the car lately but that’s...

Not much happening with the car lately but that’s nice. Finished up the wheels a couple months ago and it’s been relatively drama-free which is something I haven’t experienced with this car in some...
Forum: projects & restorations 03-05-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 29,231
Posted By AndrewNance
Are the calipers good? Throw on some new hoses...

Are the calipers good? Throw on some new hoses and blow out the hard lines. Clutch stuff shouldn’t cost much. Has it already been converted to an alternator?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-05-2022, 08:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,193
Posted By AndrewNance
Love it! What’s the plan for it now?

Love it! What’s the plan for it now?
Forum: projects & restorations 03-04-2022, 05:34 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 29,231
Posted By AndrewNance
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Forum: performance & modifications 02-09-2022, 08:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,280
Posted By AndrewNance
You can unbolt the shock mount from the control...

You can unbolt the shock mount from the control arm, flip it to the bottom, and weld it on to regain the travel you’ll lose from lowering the car. Whether or not they’ll dampen properly is not...
Forum: showroom 02-06-2022, 04:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 32,161
Posted By AndrewNance
You need wheel adapters. Wheel spacers are the...

You need wheel adapters. Wheel spacers are the same thing but don’t change the bolt pattern, they just push the wheels out more. You’ll need to cut your studs a little if the adapters are thinner...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-02-2022, 05:32 PM
Replies: 417
Views: 315,730
Posted By AndrewNance
This has been my philosophy since I got mine...

This has been my philosophy since I got mine running. It runs, drives, stops, and does burnouts. I’m not messing with it until something catastrophic happens.

Hope to see it back on the road soon!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-01-2022, 08:28 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 1,108,444
Posted By AndrewNance
Hey that looks familiar. Aeromotive told me not...

Hey that looks familiar. Aeromotive told me not to let it it sit for too long with fuel in the tank or use any chemicals like Seafoam or that baffle will break down into a huge mess.

Also if you...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-17-2021, 10:29 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
I’m hoping to repaint it next year but we’ll see....

I’m hoping to repaint it next year but we’ll see. There’s a little rust I want to take care of before it becomes a problem. I pulled the wheels off and disassembled them for fresh powdercoat and new...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2021, 07:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,758
Posted By AndrewNance
When I swapped the worn out b18 for a...

When I swapped the worn out b18 for a lightly-modified b20f, I assumed I’d need to change the needles but I don’t think it ever made a bit of difference. I tried two or three different pairs and...
Forum: projects & restorations 11-21-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 51,874
Posted By AndrewNance
I think a single indicator for both turn signals...

I think a single indicator for both turn signals would be cool if you moved it to the center of the dash like the factory cluster. Are the bulbs the same as the factory ones?
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2021, 08:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,519
Posted By AndrewNance
Oh I guess I haven’t worked on anything else with...

Oh I guess I haven’t worked on anything else with a b230 in a while.
Forum: projects & restorations 11-21-2021, 08:28 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 51,874
Posted By AndrewNance
You’ll still have an idiot light for oil pressure...

You’ll still have an idiot light for oil pressure right? I assume that’s the red guy. That’d be my only hang up for putting the gauge out of your immediate line of sight. I just used one of the...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-21-2021, 08:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,519
Posted By AndrewNance
Even though mine is upright, I’m going to...

Even though mine is upright, I’m going to confidently say yes. The b230 pan is flat with the engine at it’s normal angle, right?
Forum: projects & restorations 11-16-2021, 10:58 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
I guess it’s subjective. It’s no slouch and it...

I guess it’s subjective. It’s no slouch and it makes twice as much power as it did from the factory but, relatively speaking, I wouldn’t call it fast. It does have a lot of room for improvement...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-10-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,551
Posted By AndrewNance
Was the wideband new when you put it on? I’ve...

Was the wideband new when you put it on? I’ve already been through three O2 sensors and two wideband controllers since getting my car together. Those UEGOs are kinda garbage.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 11-01-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,563
Posted By AndrewNance
I did that on mine too before reading that you...

I did that on mine too before reading that you aren’t supposed to but it didn’t ruin anything.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-25-2021, 10:13 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,631
Posted By AndrewNance
What gauges are you thinking of using?

What gauges are you thinking of using?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-13-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,197
Posted By AndrewNance
Just throwing this out here for reference. I...

Just throwing this out here for reference. I bought the one here advertised to fit a 122 and it’s pretty nice. Fits the windshield nicely and rolls up small.

https://www.heatshieldstore.com/
Forum: projects & restorations 10-06-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
I mean there’s no reason to believe that isn’t...

I mean there’s no reason to believe that isn’t what got it working again
Forum: projects & restorations 10-06-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 811,522
Posted By AndrewNance
Snip snap snip snap snip snap

Snip snap snip snap snip snap
Forum: performance & modifications 10-03-2021, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,125
Posted By AndrewNance
https://www.willtheyfit.com I like to use...

https://www.willtheyfit.com

I like to use this so you get a visual of how the new wheel/tire will sit in comparison to the current one.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-28-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
It was the DB37 cover apparently pinching the...

It was the DB37 cover apparently pinching the main MS power wire. It runs fine with the cover removed :e-shrug:
Forum: projects & restorations 09-28-2021, 12:16 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
True. Not really something I could've prepared...

True. Not really something I could've prepared for in any way, especially since it worked fine for months until it just didn't.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-28-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
I was more mad that it broke than anything

I was more mad that it broke than anything
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Do it dude! This thing is a blast and it’s not...

Do it dude! This thing is a blast and it’s not even fast. Yours will surely be an absolute riot.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-27-2021, 10:43 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Mountain Meet was awesome again this year. It's...

Mountain Meet was awesome again this year. It's always nice to see everyone's cars that keep the inspiration going. Had one issue with the DB37 connector body somehow pinching the main MS power wire...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-22-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
It should be there barring any catastrophes on...

It should be there barring any catastrophes on the way. I thought I had a weird driveline vibration but I checked the angles and adjusted it a little and there’s still a little something there. Not a...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2021, 09:21 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Yep. It’s pretty much a weekend at an old Boy...

Yep. It’s pretty much a weekend at an old Boy Scout lodge near the blue ridge parkway. Always a really fun time and very relaxed. Here’s the thread:
...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-18-2021, 06:17 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
That’s normally what happens. Last time it waited...

That’s normally what happens. Last time it waited until then to start leaking fuel badly from one of the carbs.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-17-2021, 08:37 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Last week I got curious about the state of my...

Last week I got curious about the state of my fuel tank so I popped the sender out to have a look. I dropped one of the screws into the tank and, while trying to fish it out, discovered there was a...
Forum: performance & modifications 09-17-2021, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,941
Posted By AndrewNance
I found the factory b230ft oil filter/cooler...

I found the factory b230ft oil filter/cooler setup with a Setrab sandwich plate to be the best for mine. There’s no mess of oil lines running all over the engine bay.
Forum: projects & restorations 09-06-2021, 03:57 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Derrick came up last week and tuned on it for a...

Derrick came up last week and tuned on it for a few hours. Fixed a couple oil leaks and tried to add some more preload on the pinion bearing. I think it’s about as Mountain Meet-ready as it’s gonna...
Forum: projects & restorations 09-04-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 811,522
Posted By AndrewNance
If you ever go to Franklin, NC you will...

If you ever go to Franklin, NC you will understand.
Forum: performance & modifications 09-04-2021, 06:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,732
Posted By AndrewNance
Borla ProXS is still under $100 and sounds great...

Borla ProXS is still under $100 and sounds great on a b230. I had an NA 240 with a Flowmaster and it had a lot of drone and didn't really sound good anyway.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-30-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,201
Posted By AndrewNance
Pretty sure mine is from a v6 car so it likely...

Pretty sure mine is from a v6 car so it likely has the 3.35 1st and .68 5th. I really enjoy that combo with a 4.10 rear end. With the td04 it’s nothing but usable power around town and still cruises...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-20-2021, 06:26 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 133,455
Posted By AndrewNance
Dude I love this car so much :love:

Dude I love this car so much :love:
Forum: performance & modifications 08-18-2021, 10:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,361
Posted By AndrewNance
If you separate some 1800E/ES hubs/rotors and...

If you separate some 1800E/ES hubs/rotors and swap the studs for some with a shorter knurled section then, yes, you can run a v70 rotor on the front with whatever caliper you want to adapt.
Forum: projects & restorations 08-07-2021, 06:09 PM
Replies: 1,048
Views: 811,522
Posted By AndrewNance
https://i.imgur.com/os1mCbml.jpg ...

https://i.imgur.com/os1mCbml.jpg

https://i.imgur.com/yWzDZ6Xl.jpg
Forum: projects & restorations 07-23-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
I’m hoping so. I just need to finish up the...

I’m hoping so. I just need to finish up the brakes and get some help tuning it. I’d like to think I’ll have time to swap out the Spec clutch for something better but it seems unlikely.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-21-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Thanks guys. It does feel good to be done with...

Thanks guys. It does feel good to be done with that part. The seats will have to come back out for upholstery at some point but maybe after the summer. The goal is to make sure I have some time to...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-20-2021, 10:28 AM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Went out and threw the wheel on before I left for...

Went out and threw the wheel on before I left for work just so I could officially call it done. Should have brakes bled and the car back on the ground this weekend. Really glad I got sidetracked on...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-16-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 878
Views: 643,685
Posted By AndrewNance
Pedals are in there for good. Just waiting on...

Pedals are in there for good. Just waiting on hoses since the first three I ordered were too short :roll:

https://i.imgur.com/zrs77wPl.jpg
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