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11-13-2018, 11:19 PM
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Posted By oreo

Lug colour?

Lug colour?
10-30-2018, 10:13 PM
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Views: 578
Posted By oreo

Well, you can always wire the bypass closed,...

Well, you can always wire the bypass closed, which will help you rule out that as a contributor.

Also, I have seen a rag stuck in the intake (between the throttle body and the air filter) which...
10-14-2018, 02:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,412
Posted By oreo

That seems odd. If you are reducing the...

That seems odd. If you are reducing the backpressure by going to a larger diameter exhaust, I would expect your boost to go down.
Was anything else changed?
08-28-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By oreo

I marked the position of the nut and flange, so...

I marked the position of the nut and flange, so when I re-installed everything, at least the nut was in the same position. (I did not remove the seal, just took the flange off)

Does this mean it's...
08-27-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 590
Posted By oreo

damper or clover. ...

damper or clover.

https://www.diyautotune.com/support/tech/miata-torsen-diff-clover-removal/
Forum: Build Threads
08-09-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

I did post an autocross video and a Virtual dyno...

I did post an autocross video and a Virtual dyno graph earlier in this thread. (Post 62,74) Those give a rough idea of what the system does.
When youre in the car and you floor it in 5th at...
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08-08-2018, 10:46 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

^ Good catch, you're right. I thought I could use...

^ Good catch, you're right. I thought I could use something I had, but didn't think it through. I do think it would work just fine on a lawn mower though :)
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08-06-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

Late summer update

It's been a while since my last confession.

It has been a good summer. Got in quite a few autocrosses and 2 track days so far and surprisingly, no big problems.
Small ones, like the exhaust...
Forum: MEGAsquirt
08-04-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 439
Posted By oreo

Does the ecu voltage read 5v with the MS in the...

Does the ecu voltage read 5v with the MS in the car?
08-04-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,020
Posted By oreo

Not comfortably with my setup. Clearance from top...

Not comfortably with my setup. Clearance from top of tire to fender is currently 1-1/8"(stock fenders 2.5camber) and double checking,
I have closer to 1" more of height adjustment. So call it a...
08-02-2018, 10:00 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 7,020
Posted By oreo

For reference, here is what a 23x8x13 M+H slick...

For reference, here is what a 23x8x13 M+H slick looks like on a 7.5" 25offset Lenso wheel.
The wheel clears the brakes, and I can probably go 1.5" higher on the xidas if the tires rub.

...
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07-27-2018, 08:08 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 10,946
Posted By oreo

24psi sounds good :skid: LOL, good plan. ...

24psi sounds good :skid:

LOL, good plan.

Looking forward to your results!
Forum: Build Threads
07-26-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 10,946
Posted By oreo

Very nice! Everything looks logically laid out...

Very nice!
Everything looks logically laid out and well constructed. (I like it when things are new and clean!)

Man, you are using a lot of sensors here. You will have lots of data, once things...
05-08-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 23,817
Posted By oreo

List: 1. stevos555 (w ARP, bearings?) 2....

List:
1. stevos555 (w ARP, bearings?)
2. mr_hyde (w ARP & bearings)
3. psyber_0ptix (w ARP and bearings)
4. Arca_ex
5. Efini~FC3S (w ARP)
6. motorphile (w ARP and bearings)
7. Silentoreo34
8....
Forum: Race Prep
04-25-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,992
Posted By oreo

Are you running a radial/bias ply mix? If...

Are you running a radial/bias ply mix?

If so, did you notice any issues I should be concerned about?
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04-23-2018, 11:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

The weather has finally gotten nice, so this last...

The weather has finally gotten nice, so this last weekend I had the car on the road to iron out the bugs.
Had some initial problems with a bad check valve, and the SC pulley hitting the new front...
Forum: Race Prep
04-23-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,992
Posted By oreo

Another question please. How much rear camber and...

Another question please. How much rear camber and toe are you running?
Forum: Race Prep
04-22-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,992
Posted By oreo

Nice pass, and thanks for sharing your findings. ...

Nice pass, and thanks for sharing your findings.

Boy, those 24.5x9.5x13 sure do fill up the wheel wells. Are you thinking 23x8x13 is a more ideal size?
04-14-2018, 12:20 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 14,415
Posted By oreo

Come on. This Garrett marketing line says it all....

Come on. This Garrett marketing line says it all.
G Series models offer previously unimagineable power levels by frame size and improvements in spool!
nuff said -they're not saying the G Series is...
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03-11-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 1,177
Views: 85,467
Posted By oreo

What a great surprise and birthday present!...

What a great surprise and birthday present! :bigtu:
Forum: Build Threads
02-12-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

Any data showing time to boost for the 6258/6758...

Any data showing time to boost for the 6258/6758 would be interesting to see -please post! I did see a couple of posts for the 2560, which were about 1 second, but I don't recall the RPM.
Yes...
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02-11-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

Throttle Response One other item I have not...

Throttle Response
One other item I have not been particularly pleased with, is throttle response.
One would expect with a supercharger, that you would get nearly instant no to full boost response....
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02-11-2018, 07:22 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

One less excuse for being slow ...

One less excuse for being slow
https://cimg4.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.miataturbo.net-vbulletin/2000x952/80-dsc03200_b395a5003357ee9048fcb96ebf093b8b49307693.jpg

Oh, and Supermiata showed great customer...
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01-18-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 12,609
Posted By oreo

So after months of watching out for another...

So after months of watching out for another supercharger, I got a low mileage unit for a good price.
I was thinking I would just swap over the rotor pack, but when I saw how good it looked, I...
12-28-2017, 12:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,387
Posted By oreo

Pm'd on brakes, struts and A-arms.

Pm'd on brakes, struts and A-arms.
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