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09-16-2010, 03:15 PM
Replies: 34
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Posted By steelrat

Venice, is great, if you are going to tour the st...

Venice, is great, if you are going to tour the st mark's and go up into any of the churches, then I would recommend do an early start. The line-ups when I was last there, got really, really long,...
09-16-2010, 02:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,211
Posted By steelrat

Might be a stretch.... but if you have the...

Might be a stretch.... but if you have the ability to check the fuel pressure, might be a good idea, just to see if you have pressure in the lines when you try to start. It could be the relay, not...
09-09-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 7,903
Posted By steelrat

Along the same lines.... has anybody retro fitted...

Along the same lines.... has anybody retro fitted a pax airbag disable switch into an M1?

Dave,
09-09-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,592
Posted By steelrat

Same thing... Coil for 1&4 died on the way home...

Same thing... Coil for 1&4 died on the way home from work.... well basically right across the street from the house. Did a whole bunch of troubleshooting, and eventually figured out, no spark on 1&4....
09-09-2010, 11:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 478
Posted By steelrat

Check all the grounds in the engine.... ...

Check all the grounds in the engine....

Also you might want to check the square fuse for the blower/hvac controls. Just to be safe.

Dave,
09-02-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 13,089
Posted By steelrat

Personally, depends on what you want to do.......

Personally, depends on what you want to do.... you can dual TB, and A/W as well....

If you are on the track, or think heat soak of the a/w will be a problem, do option b). I haven't had any issue...
08-25-2010, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 972
Posted By steelrat

Another quick thing to swap out, would be the rad...

Another quick thing to swap out, would be the rad cap.... Could be that it's not holding pressure in, or not letting pressure/air out properly....

Dave,
08-24-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,762
Posted By steelrat

So I retro'd the 1.6 gauge and sender into my...

So I retro'd the 1.6 gauge and sender into my car, so the needle might be off....

Peg the gauge when cold....
Just over, just under 60psi mark when hot @ 4K rpm
Idle is normally around 30psi......
Forum: Race Prep
08-18-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,454
Posted By steelrat

Also if you can find the local club, they might...

Also if you can find the local club, they might have enough performance guys who go out to the track days/autox vs. wine and cheese. Around here there's a whole bunch of guys who are into the days,...
08-17-2010, 10:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,684
Posted By steelrat

If there's a crank sensor, could the "new" crank...

If there's a crank sensor, could the "new" crank pulley, not have the trigger wheel as part of it?

Might want to look if you still have something for the sensor to be triggered with. Some UK...
Forum: MEGAsquirt
08-17-2010, 10:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,550
Posted By steelrat

THere was actually a thread on m.net about doing...

THere was actually a thread on m.net about doing disassembly of the SC and poke around for the bearings. Supposedly it helped

You should pull the belt, and see what happens when you turn the...
08-11-2010, 09:29 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,281
Posted By steelrat

So my IAC is on the stock TB, with the hose...

So my IAC is on the stock TB, with the hose presently running to the pre-blower intake, post mas.

Your remote IAC was originally there to help with the idle dip, which you are removing with the...
08-10-2010, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 607
Posted By steelrat

I've passed the test on multiple occasions with...

I've passed the test on multiple occasions with the injectors and emanage still installed.....

But yes, your technique would work. Just more effort.

If you have a reasonable tune, there's no...
08-10-2010, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 792
Posted By steelrat

Might sound silly, but did you check the clutch...

Might sound silly, but did you check the clutch fluid? Since it's brake fluid could it be wired to the brake "light"?

Dave,
08-05-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,795
Posted By steelrat

I have a frog double, and it fits fine with the...

I have a frog double, and it fits fine with the HT. It's definately not a maxx though.

The HD's you get the HT version, and it will fit fine with the hardtop as well....

If you want a glass...
07-28-2010, 10:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,994
Posted By steelrat

You should be able to just get a replacement...

You should be able to just get a replacement window if the top is sound. Most of the top/boat guys will be able to do it. I think you can even get an OEM window from mazda should you choose.

Might...
Forum: Race Prep
07-26-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 22,073
Posted By steelrat

The TDR fits as an over the rad, with AC. You...

The TDR fits as an over the rad, with AC. You need to move brackets and bend some stuff to fit the core, but it fits.

Dave,
Forum: Race Prep
07-26-2010, 01:50 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 22,073
Posted By steelrat

Well, actually.... BRP did make an in-house IC...

Well, actually.... BRP did make an in-house IC solution to compete with the TDR at one point. It was a similar over the pipe solution. I believe it was around the time the turbo kit was out as well. ...
07-22-2010, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By steelrat

If it's the same... check the back of the head...

If it's the same... check the back of the head near the egr... should be one there. strap on the exhaust side. TB... also there should be one or two on the PPF..... oh and the one next to the battery...
07-22-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 514
Posted By steelrat

Triple check all the connections.... Probably...

Triple check all the connections.... Probably left something a little loose. <G>

Dave,
07-22-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,208
Posted By steelrat

I think the one I got was a 1.1 bar from a...

I think the one I got was a 1.1 bar from a millenia I believe....

Dave,
Forum: MEGAsquirt
07-22-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,868
Posted By steelrat

Not really. Just upgrade the chip for the...

Not really. Just upgrade the chip for the MSII.... that shouldn't be too bad. However, you will need to do the miata specific mods to the board.

Dave,
07-20-2010, 11:14 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,281
Posted By steelrat

Staffa, we had a local contact through...

Staffa, we had a local contact through miataphiles who was able to get the cables made up. I think there might be a desire for more than yours as well, since we have a few other cars who are piecing...
07-15-2010, 11:51 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,281
Posted By steelrat

Well we have machined the TB pulley based on...

Well we have machined the TB pulley based on calcs... and the pre-work that Barby did. However, there's still adjustment in the cable slack that you can use. I my case, I think it requires adjustment...
07-15-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 10,281
Posted By steelrat

It would seem at the moment the two stock TBs...

It would seem at the moment the two stock TBs have the same sort of limitation, since you always need the blower tb open a little....

Need to check the throttle position adjustment. My blower...
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