Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats. - Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: konmo
Showing results 1 to 25 of 302
Search took 0.02 seconds.
05-17-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By konmo

Ah I see. I've been good so far, but am only at...

Ah I see. I've been good so far, but am only at 15 pounds of boost on my EFR 6758. Hopefully all is well when I raise the boost. Anyways thanks for the info. Don't want to clutter your thread with...
05-17-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 816
Posted By konmo

I've been using the double light. Are those not...

I've been using the double light. Are those not recommended?
05-14-2019, 02:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,376
Posted By konmo

I needed the VVT cam Actuator. Are you willing to...

I needed the VVT cam Actuator. Are you willing to sell me that from the engine?

Thanks,
David
Forum: MEGAsquirt
11-08-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 535
Posted By konmo

Sounds like what happened to me. However I was...

Sounds like what happened to me. However I was trying to control the NB alternator on a NA chassis. The required wires were not on my car from factory and didn't know I needed to add additional wires...
09-13-2018, 05:13 PM
09-13-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,260
Posted By konmo

Would you happen to have any NA radiator cooling...

Would you happen to have any NA radiator cooling fans? (driver's side) I need one, mine just started crapping out on me. I'll be at Laguna this weekend.

-David
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

As of now, the car has been driving and feels...

As of now, the car has been driving and feels pretty good. The rebuilt engine and new clutch kit have about 400 miles on it. I have been driving it as much as possible so it can be fully broken in by...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Went to visit my buddy again to get a bung welded...

Went to visit my buddy again to get a bung welded onto the Kraken down pipe. It was really quick and later that day I took off the TSE DP and installed the Kraken DP. The car got significantly...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 06:21 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

That weekend I finished installing the TSE...

That weekend I finished installing the TSE radiator and the intercooler piping. I added fluids to tranny, engine, radiator and it was time to run this thing. The Kraken downpipe didn't have a freakin...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

The following day I installed the...

The following day I installed the engine/transmission back in to the car. It wasn't too difficult considering I've done this quite a few times now. I only sat it and bolted it into the sub frame and...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Installed the M-Tuned dual feed fuel rail and...

Installed the M-Tuned dual feed fuel rail and ID1000 injectors

http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af24/konmo831/Mobile%20Uploads/20180821_222655.jpg...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Mocked up the new Kraken 3" stainless exhaust...

Mocked up the new Kraken 3" stainless exhaust that came with the turbo kit.

http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af24/konmo831/Mobile%20Uploads/20180820_210058.jpg...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:49 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

It was finally time to take the engine off the...

It was finally time to take the engine off the engine stand and install the new Flyin' Miata Happy Meal Kit. The last ACT HD clutch kit I was using would slip at around 16 pounds of boost so I had to...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Once the oil pan was done, I made some good...

Once the oil pan was done, I made some good progress and finished assembling the rest of the engine. I installed the remaining accessories and also installed the new Kraken turbo manifold and...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

The following day I installed a new Boundary...

The following day I installed a new Boundary engineering oil pump and took my oil pan to my buddy so he could weld a bigger 1/2" NPT bung for the turbo oil return line. I also had him modify the...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:17 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

I started to reassemble the engine. First...

I started to reassemble the engine. First installed the ARP head studs and used a new 99'-00' head gasket since I was going to be using a coolant reroute on the VVT engine. Then I reinstalled the...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Next, I worked on getting the crank and...

Next, I worked on getting the crank and rod/pistons onto the block. The old ACL race bearings didn't look bad, but I thought if I'm opening up this engine, might as well put in new bearings, so...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Once the head was fully disassembled, I made sure...

Once the head was fully disassembled, I made sure to remove any old gasket material and I washed and degreased it. I also clean up the combustion chambers and ports the best that I could. For the...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 01:53 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Setup a clean table to start disassembling the...

Setup a clean table to start disassembling the head. I was going to be installing brand new fel pro valve stem seals, but first I was going to clean everything up. I pulled out the SUB lifters,...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Degreased and washed the block making sure to get...

Degreased and washed the block making sure to get brushes into the oil galleys and coolant ports.

http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af24/konmo831/Mobile%20Uploads/20180808_194225.jpg...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 01:43 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Got the engine onto the engine stand and started...

Got the engine onto the engine stand and started the disassembly. I forgot to take pictures of the exhaust ports on the head, but you could clearly see that cylinder 3 and 4 had oil in them which...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

Rolled the car out to the driveway and pressure...

Rolled the car out to the driveway and pressure washed the sub frame to get all the gunk off.

http://i990.photobucket.com/albums/af24/konmo831/Mobile%20Uploads/20180806_080241.jpg...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

So before parking the Miata in the garage, I...

So before parking the Miata in the garage, I noticed it was starting to smoke when I was sitting at a red light or when I was in slow stop and go traffic. I did a leak down and compression test and...
Forum: Build Threads
09-07-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 11,616
Posted By konmo

What's up everyone, it's been a while since I...

What's up everyone, it's been a while since I updated this thread. I recently went back to school and that has taken a lot of my free time to be able to wrench on this car. I also bought a newer MS3,...
06-28-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 43,254
Posted By konmo

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....
Showing results 1 to 25 of 302
 


 
Forum Jump

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.