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10-15-2010, 11:28 AM
Replies: 47
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Posted By RacingGreen

we mean the same engine. In Euro, we got two...

we mean the same engine.

In Euro, we got two engines for theNB, a smaller 1.6l and a bigger 1.8l.

this engine however has more than 1800ccm and is therefore officially called 1.9l.
10-15-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 26,303
Posted By RacingGreen

There has never been a 2l NB Model. You're...

There has never been a 2l NB Model.

You're from the Uk, so you have 1.6l and 1.9l engines.

the 6Speed came in the 10th Anniversary and in the first NB with tan leather.

Otherwise, you'll...
10-15-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,458
Posted By RacingGreen

in younger cars here,OBDII Reading is an integral...

in younger cars here,OBDII Reading is an integral part of the test.
Emmission test and technical check of the car is combined.
You also have to get a TUEV certificate for every change (suspension,...
10-15-2010, 04:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,458
Posted By RacingGreen

BMW TPS on 1.6l - Problems?

So I bought this vTPS from BMW two years ago for my 1.6l engine.
Because of emmision laws, I have to go with the OEM Ecu + Piggyback, an emanage Blue.

So I needed:
Idle switch, WOT Swich for...
07-21-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,980
Posted By RacingGreen

You're right, they're available here, as Harley...

You're right, they're available here, as Harley and old English roadsters commonly use this system, but these are no items that wait on the shelf right behind the counter of your parts dealer...but...
07-20-2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,980
Posted By RacingGreen

thanks a lot guys, 1/2inch socket is ordered...

thanks a lot guys, 1/2inch socket is ordered...
07-19-2010, 06:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,980
Posted By RacingGreen

my 12pt 13mm socket doesn't seem to fit right, it...

my 12pt 13mm socket doesn't seem to fit right, it wobbles arround. so I guess it's some kind of non metric stuff - could it be 1/2inch 12pt?
07-19-2010, 05:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,980
Posted By RacingGreen

socket size for ARP head studs?

I'm in the middle of my rebuild. Just took out the box with the ARP bolts only to find out, that my metric stuff won't work there. So I need to order the right socket but I've honestly no idea what...
05-22-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,440
Posted By RacingGreen

It will give you the correct speed. The sensors...

It will give you the correct speed. The sensors are matched to the available rearends, as those do finally determinate your speed.

Keeping the sensor that came with the sixspeed will lead to a...
Forum: Race Prep
02-17-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,208
Posted By RacingGreen

This gear comes with all 6speed Miatas in...

This gear comes with all 6speed Miatas in Europe...

There are a lot of people here who are willing to sell or trade it, as a common swap here for autocross + twisties is the 6speed combined with a...
Forum: Race Prep
02-17-2010, 05:19 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,208
Posted By RacingGreen

What rear end ratio are you using? ...

What rear end ratio are you using?

Currently, this guy is running a five speed wth a 3.63 rearend, giving him a top speed of 165mph and he flats out...

With the 6speed, he would lose...
03-08-2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

Sorry, but I don't think, your plans will work...

Sorry, but I don't think, your plans will work out at all.

1. Running the supercharger unsuperchargerd: you need the biggest possible diameter as a bypass with good flow characteristics. The BOVs...
03-08-2009, 11:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

Labor for maschining a proper adapter piece to...

Labor for maschining a proper adapter piece to mount your throttle to the M62 and buing a blowoff valve will be higher than 150$

If you don't have the money to buy these ESSENTIAL parts, maybe you...
03-07-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

Go for the M45 Bypassblock. Its got a bigger...

Go for the M45 Bypassblock.

Its got a bigger diameter than those BOVs and the flowing characteristis are MUCH better.

And you need to find a way to mount your throttlebody to the blower anyway,...
03-05-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,086
Posted By RacingGreen

Thanks a lot, I must also apologize for my bad...

Thanks a lot, I must also apologize for my bad spelling, I was in a hurry!
03-05-2009, 06:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,467
Posted By RacingGreen

Thanks a lot... In the meantime, I...

Thanks a lot...

In the meantime, I actuallyfound a source...guess where?

At the German distributor of Devils Own...but his prices on the kits are quite a joke...
03-05-2009, 06:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,086
Posted By RacingGreen

94+ Fuel pump Cutoff switch ?

Does the 94+ M1 have a cutoff switch similar to the 1.6l?

The 1.6l has such a switch buit into its AFM, so the fuelpump is only on when Airflow is dedected...is there a similare device in the...
03-03-2009, 07:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,467
Posted By RacingGreen

Pure Water - pure Meth - Mix? Ethanol?

I started to learn more about WI a few weeks ago - the technics/ application behind it is clear, but I'm still unsure about WHAT to spray...

From what I've read WATER is good for a cooling effekt...
03-03-2009, 04:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

yYou need a constant vacuum source to keep your...

yYou need a constant vacuum source to keep your bypass valve open if you want to run your engine "unsuperchargered".

so you need a three way solenoid (or a pair of solenoids) to switch between a...
03-02-2009, 07:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

my recommendation: get the Jackson Racing...

my recommendation:

get the Jackson Racing bypass block -140$- this will give you a flapper style bypass dimilar to the newer Mp62 units... this will bolt to the charger using a simple adspter...
03-02-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

What do you want to hear? the typical blow...

What do you want to hear?

the typical blow off sound?

Forget about that...remember, the charger is BELTDRIVEN which means he pushes air all the time.

this means you wont get a short...
02-21-2009, 04:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

I got a strong advise for you: Purchase AND...

I got a strong advise for you:

Purchase AND READ "Supercharged" by Corky Bell first.

To be honest, you're sounding "a bit" naive as far as supercharging an engine is concerned...
02-19-2009, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,899
Posted By RacingGreen

I would either have to move the alternator...

I would either have to move the alternator downwards or I'd have to cut the fuel lines. Going the second way (whichI'll try out tomorrow), chances are big that I'd have to make a cutout into the hood...
02-19-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,899
Posted By RacingGreen

WI on supercharger - nozzle placement

I'm in the middle of a m62 Coldside build.

Originally I decided myself against WI and to go the A/W intercooler route...

...only to find out, that the already purchased intercooler does NOT fit...
02-19-2009, 09:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 14,664
Posted By RacingGreen

I'm actually working on the same supercharger...

I'm actually working on the same supercharger (but as a coldside version), the clutch is a nice feature :-)
Did you already thought about a solution for the missing bypass valve?
I use the bypass...
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