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2 months ago
diegocorsa
davemotohead Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > B)- I second Dave's suggestion, works awesome!
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
It really depends on what the vehicle was "salvaged" for. I deal with BMWs, Mercedes, Porsches and other European makes that have never been in an accident but rather have been salved due to a blown engine. I have a '08 BMW M3 in the shop right now that hit a piece of steel on the interstate and ripped a hole in the oil pan and before the owner could get it shut down it cooked the motor. Being
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
rowin4 Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > What's with the shaved door handles? I'd buy a > car with a crappy sun roof before a car with > shaved door handles. Your car, do what you want > but I would think real hard on that modification. I kinda think my shaved door handles are bitchin..
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
UGLYTRUK Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Has that got the attic fuel spider? How many miles > are on the beast? How much ring ridge is there in > the cylinders? Is she carboned up? It's a TBI motor, 70K on the truck and no ring ridge.
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
Found it! Blown headgasket between 4 & 6.
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
Did another compression check and now I have 60 psi on both 4&6. Truck is low on power and barely idles. Headgasket? Burnt valve(s)? Thoughts before I tear into it? Thanks!!
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
Hey All, Here's a long shot. Anyone out there have a 4.3L Vin code Z TBI engine for a 1992 S10 Blazer laying around?? Lost compression in cylinders 4 & 6. Thanks!
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2 months ago
diegocorsa
66Monza140 Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > diegocorsa Wrote: > -------------------------------------------------- > ----- > > > > > > > 6%20Corvair%20Race%20Car%20Build/20151103_163338_z > > > psrdvrwpic.jpg > > > Oooooooh! > What flavor are those?!? They are from Speedhut.com GPS Speed
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4 months ago
diegocorsa
My brother has a '62 C10 283/4 speed he'd being will to sell. Body is pretty damn solid with very little rust. Look at that patina! PM me if interested.
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5 months ago
diegocorsa
Seth Emerson Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Dante What are you using to trigger the > Street-Fire multi-spark? The pertronix unit
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5 months ago
diegocorsa
Hey All, Installed my new Multi-spark ignition and front brake pads this past weekend, WOW, what a difference! Quicker starts and more throttle response. Brake pads take a little to heat up but one warm they bite like crazy, very pleased. '66 Running
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5 months ago
diegocorsa
Do any of you use a proportioning valve?
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5 months ago
diegocorsa
I'm looking for a pad with good bite for track use mainly but with some light autocross too.
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5 months ago
diegocorsa
Hey All, For those of you running disc brakes on the front of your LM racecar, what pads are you running? I am currently looking at the Hawk HP+. Thoughts? Thanks,
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5 months ago
diegocorsa
I run Royal Purple..
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
Great, easy to work with..
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
As many of you know I run a European Auto repair shop specializing in BMW and Mini. I see them on a daily basis and have to say they are a good little car. As with any manufacturer they to have their issues. The EVC transmission sucks, they tend to leak oil from the oil pan, oil line to the turbo and the vacuum pump. The t-stat housing and expansion tank lower hose tend to leak and then there
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
Pardon my ignorance but what are "rabbit rods"?
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
In case someone is interested..... Ansen Slots In Lincoln Nebraska
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
Thanks all for the great responses, all my hard work is paying off. B)
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
Thanks all for the great comments! It was sure nice beating out all the Mustangs and Chevy II's! The Mustang guys were pissed!
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
Hey All, Took the '66 Corsa to a car show today, 245 cars registered. The Vair was the only Corvair there and was well received. Took 1st in my class '58-'66 Modified.
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
look what dropped out of the sky last night, baseball sized hail! Lost one BMW in the driveway, luckily the Vair sits under cover in my garage!
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
diegocorsa Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > geezer43 Wrote: > -------------------------------------------------- > ----- > > where is the fuel filler? > > > I have one before the electric pump close to the > fuel cell but will be installing a different one > in the engine compartment soon. Ooops, my bad. The fuel fill
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
geezer43 Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > where is the fuel filler? I have one before the electric pump close to the fuel cell but will be installing a different one in the engine compartment soon.
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
bruces Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Mean! > What size are your wheels and tires? Im running 16" REAL 3-piece racing wheels with 225/50/16 up front and 265/45/16 in the rear.
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
bought1 Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > I see you shaved the door handles. I love that > look. What system are you using to pop the doors > open? Could you post some picks up the poppers? > Thanks! I used the Autoloc sysetm: 50lb. poppers
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6 months ago
diegocorsa
MattNall Wrote: ------------------------------------------------------- > Luv the roofline with the monochromatic look! > Turned out great! > > How does it drive? Drives like a bat outta hell! Fast and loud, just the way I wanted it!
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