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08-22-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Yeah, I'll let you know, DVCN is out of town. He...

Yeah, I'll let you know, DVCN is out of town. He has dibs.



I am not sure about 99 interchangability. It is on a 95. It should.



It is on a NA.
08-19-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 904
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Generally the best path is to base an entire...

Generally the best path is to base an entire turbo set up off an obsolete 80's turbo when $150 ebay turbos work better. Then spend countless hours welding and fabricating to make said 80's turbo...
08-19-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 699
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Basically when it breaks through stop, the tap...

Basically when it breaks through stop, the tap can work out the rest.

Or my sarcasm can kick in and tell you that 60psi on your return line will totally work, and you should try it for science.
08-18-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,554
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Atx, i live on the west side (potranco and...

Atx, i live on the west side (potranco and talley). I have literally had about 4 people local offering me a 4.1 or 3.9 and $300-400 to swap. I also have a couple of $3k offers on the engine, although...
08-18-2018, 12:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,554
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Part out feeler

I am wanting to go k24, and I want to do a feeler to see what the going rates are for all my parts are.

Engine:

Forged bottom end - Belfab rods, supertech 84mm pistons, street strip be pump,...
12-21-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,765
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

So what colors were what again? I about had a...

So what colors were what again? I about had a stroke trying to figure it out. Then there was that huge blob in the middle?
11-27-2017, 01:07 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 57,868
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

You got me there. I was very upset my corolla was...

You got me there. I was very upset my corolla was red. I rattle canned it white for inital d bro rep. However, my Miata, I bought when I was 17 was black. It still is, I have been trying to decide...
11-27-2017, 12:47 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 57,868
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Umm how... I just wanted objective info. Not...

Umm how... I just wanted objective info. Not trying to offend fanbois.
11-27-2017, 12:39 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 57,868
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Really? Classy. Why so butthurt?

Really? Classy. Why so butthurt?
11-25-2017, 09:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,725
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

I will tune your car. Just started a tuning...

I will tune your car. Just started a tuning company called google and ve analyze live. Oh wait..adaptronic?

...
11-25-2017, 02:51 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 57,868
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

True story bro. Doesn't change the fact that it...

True story bro. Doesn't change the fact that it is weaksauce.
11-25-2017, 02:16 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 57,868
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Gotta say. That is pretty weak. This is...

Gotta say. That is pretty weak. This is miataTURBO.net and you post na results and bail on it. The only thing that can tell is the dyno. We wanted to see turbo results in the first place. We were...
11-13-2017, 12:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,972
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

To simplify, it is work. A basic physics class...

To simplify, it is work. A basic physics class can teach such. Average force over distance. If we can optimize force provided at all times, given the same distance (this is a race over a fixed...
11-11-2017, 11:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,038
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Yeah, there is. Try turning heavy valve springs...

Yeah, there is. Try turning heavy valve springs over vs light ones. Power loss... You want the lightest ones you can get. Probably lightened for fuel efficiency and emissions in mazda engineer world...
11-11-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,038
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

It is a float issue. You need more spring. Andrew...

It is a float issue. You need more spring. Andrew suggested 7400 revlimit somewhere on stock springs. I am running vs855 springs and have a revlimit of 7600. Not sure what the upper limit of those...
11-06-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,051
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Wait, what, me? No I was just being me. My legit...

Wait, what, me? No I was just being me. My legit answer would be sonic testing a block or two and selecting the best one if you are that worried about it.
11-06-2017, 12:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,051
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Well, i know of a block filler that works great....

Well, i know of a block filler that works great. It is called sodium silicate. Use it in place of oil. You will make mad power.
11-05-2017, 05:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,538
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

That is pretty good break in for any engine in...

That is pretty good break in for any engine in general. Make sure you have oil pressue, no coolant bubbles, then lots of vacuum to seat the rings.
11-05-2017, 01:11 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,538
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

I just pulled the fuel injector fuse and cranked...

I just pulled the fuel injector fuse and cranked until i saw pressure on a manual external gauge.

Most of the reasons engines fail within the first few hundred miles is poor build attention.
...
11-05-2017, 01:01 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 57,868
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

True, this aint namiata.net. We need boost!...

True, this aint namiata.net. We need boost! Although sjmarcy would be proud of the superior na throttle response posted. I dont think these results apply to fast cars as of yet.
10-30-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 950
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Go for it. I would run it as is. But if you...

Go for it. I would run it as is. But if you really want this to be your life motor, pay 67 more bucks. Looks fine to me as is.
10-09-2017, 05:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,397
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

PM techsalvager on miata.net. He is a turbo and...

PM techsalvager on miata.net. He is a turbo and ecu pro. The lowly megasquirt cant live up to his standards. No turbo is good enough for his 1.6 to spool. You should get advice from him. Also, pm...
10-06-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 5,923
Views: 379,667
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Curious question. I recently acquired a free...

Curious question. I recently acquired a free mossberg 500, anyone ever try the bullpup conversion on one? Looks badass and seems like it may be a good addition to the home defense arsenal, but I have...
10-06-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,793
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

Check grounds and make sure your coil is bolted...

Check grounds and make sure your coil is bolted down correctly. I had that issue i confused for det and retarding the timing lessened they symptoms, but still existed. Nothing on detcans I turned...
10-01-2017, 11:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,151
Posted By chicksdigmiatas

If it doesnt grab your fingernail it is probably...

If it doesnt grab your fingernail it is probably fine. If it does, resurface. MLS gaskets need a perfectly flat layer to seal against. If it is the least little bit warped resurface. Flat and smooth...
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