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Old 05-15-2015, 11:31 PM   #1021
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the new thing must be to buy the bad, grab the goods, and have curly cut it up.
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Old 05-15-2015, 11:33 PM   #1022
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Naw, I won't bother curly with this one. I've got a sawzall
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Old 05-19-2015, 07:00 PM   #1023
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EBC as of today:

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Old 05-19-2015, 07:07 PM   #1024
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That auction car is an '01 SE, hence the BRG. It would have the 6 speed and 3.9 unless that's been swapped by a PO.

Curious to see how much it goes for.
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Old 05-19-2015, 07:08 PM   #1025
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That auction car is an '01 SE, hence the BRG. It would have the 6 speed and 3.9 unless that's been swapped by a PO.

Curious to see how much it goes for.
Its still at 75 lol.
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Old 05-19-2015, 07:15 PM   #1026
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EBC as of today:

looks great. iteresting hump in boost duty it needs in the middle to maintain flat boost
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Old 05-19-2015, 07:43 PM   #1027
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No idea why, it doesn't show up when I do a wastegate run but it needs it in closed loop. I'll post up my bias duty table in a bit.
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Old 05-19-2015, 07:51 PM   #1028
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That is strange, did we tune the same thing on the dyno with open loop? Aka: higher duty at that RPM?
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Old 05-19-2015, 08:02 PM   #1029
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Nope but its pretty much required if I want flat boost. Also the boost is smoother now than it was on they dyno I believe.

Here is our most powerful dyno pull:



Peaked at 200ish, then dropped to 187 at around 5250 rpm. Right where that spike of duty is needed.
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Old 05-20-2015, 11:35 PM   #1030
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What the **** dude!? No more truck project? My life is over!

(Melodrama caused by beer coming to a mailbox near you soon.)
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Old 05-20-2015, 11:37 PM   #1031
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The house we were going to move into got vandalized a second time and they are taking it off the market. It had a big driveway/yard and tons of room and no neighbors. Truck project will happen, just not as soon as I wanted it.
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Old 05-22-2015, 02:19 PM   #1032
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<p>Out in 57 minutes, new record, I'm coming for you <span>curly.</span></p><p>&nbsp;</p><p></p>
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Old 05-22-2015, 02:41 PM   #1033
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what happened?
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Upgrading the diff bushings?? What ever you do don't burn them. It doesn't work as well as people claim.
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I was able to use a punch and hammer to beat mine out of the housing, but don't you have to burn them off the lower mounts?
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Maybe for poly mounts. I used delrin from garagestar and they say you leave the lower alone.
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Maybe for poly mounts. I used delrin from garagestar and they say you leave the lower alone.
There's your problem: You didn't actually replace all the bushing parts. That metal bit with the bits of rubber glued to it... those rubber bits are not real firm. Need to remove (via fire = the easy way) and replace with a firmer material.

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I was able to use a punch and hammer to beat mine out of the housing, but don't you have to burn them off the lower mounts?
Upper, lower, it's all confusing. You burn it off the pictured piece. Some say you can just heat it up and loosen the bond between the metal and rubber... I found it was nearly impossible to keep it from catching on fire. I set up a fan to make sure I was upwind of the burning rubber and just let it burn, then cleaned up the metal afterwards with a wire wheel. Had to torch a few more small bits as well. Easy peasy.
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<p>Yes diff mounts. And holy **** they are stuck. All the rubber is burned out and I have them peeling off the housing. But they are rusted inside there. My 1.6 mounts were no where near as hard to get out as these.</p><p>I only have garagestar for now, I will make my own lower mounts at some point.</p><p>Here's where I'm at right now.</p><p><br /></p>
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<p>I was going to make my own but I'm going to the drag strip this weekend and need to get rid of some of the nasty wheel hope I got when I upgraded tires.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p></p>
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Oh dear. Mine basically slipped right out. Good luck sir.
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