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by long tall eta
Thu Apr 11, 2013 12:04 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: Time Sert repair
Replies: 2
Views: 1427

Re: Time Sert repair

http://i306.photobucket.com/albums/nn266/ScaR666_2008/timesert2_zpse6dc2ce5.jpg http://i306.photobucket.com/albums/nn266/ScaR666_2008/timesert_zps0080551e.jpg tools are as follows, bit to bore out drain hole. counter bore, bore until tool will go no further. guide, to ensure straight threading with...
by long tall eta
Wed Apr 10, 2013 3:01 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: Time Sert repair
Replies: 2
Views: 1427

Time Sert repair

i have the time sert oil pan repair kit that i just finished useing. works great and did it in 20 minutes. it taps the alluminum threads and you put in a steel insert. anyone that has stripped threads, this is the cure. i spent 50 for it (it's about a hundred new) still has 3 inserts left and new on...
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 09, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: another idle thread
Replies: 17
Views: 3977

Re: another idle thread

cts is a year old.
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 09, 2013 3:35 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: another idle thread
Replies: 17
Views: 3977

Re: another idle thread

problem was there before new exhaust. what is bothering me is that it dosen't do it all the time. if it was vacume, what is sealing the leek when the problem is not present?
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:26 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: another idle thread
Replies: 17
Views: 3977

Re: another idle thread

Yoshi wrote:I didn't even know there was an altitude sensor.

maybe there isn't, just a thought. this idle surge is confusing to say the least.
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 09, 2013 1:06 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: another idle thread
Replies: 17
Views: 3977

Re: another idle thread

Yoshi wrote:I wish I knew the answer man :( I sold my last motor that did that. Mine def wasn't a vac leak. def wasn't fpr. Could be TPS but I very much doubt it. How new is the O2 sensor?

o2 sensor is 2 weeks old. installed whole new exhaust system.
question, would a faulty altitude sensor cause this?
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 09, 2013 12:55 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: another idle thread
Replies: 17
Views: 3977

another idle thread

i get this surging idle thig going on. and befoer you all scream vacume leak, i don't think it is. i checked all around both visually and w/ carb cleaner. my idle jumps from 600 to 800 in a rythmic surge. dosent do it all the time. when i first start her up she is at a steady 900 for about 3 to 4 mi...
by long tall eta
Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:25 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

well, i did it. just completed my first t-belt job including pump, tensioner, new belts, hoses, cam shaft seal and o-ring, cap, rotor, plugs, coolent flush, and repaired my stripped oil drain hole useing the time sert repair kit. that was a piece of cake. half hour to repair the hole. this is the fi...
by long tall eta
Wed Apr 03, 2013 4:58 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

too many hands ruin the soup. :cry:
by long tall eta
Wed Apr 03, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

thanks man, and on a side note, when tech was at it's peek i used to love your material. probably just coinsidence, but when u got the heeve ho from over there the first time that site started spiraling down hill and never recovered.
by long tall eta
Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:11 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

ok, here goes my next question. i am doing the (time-sert) oil pan drain plug hole repair with the pan still on the car. i know about dipping the bit in grease to help collect the shavings. question is, when finished, they say to pour a qt of oil through to flush out any shavings that may have acumu...
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 02, 2013 11:39 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

M20_fever wrote:Nice job, feels good don't it?

oohhh yeeaaa
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 02, 2013 11:02 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

well, i got her all buttoned up. now i need to repair my oil pan drain plug hole. i have the time sert repair kit. going to do it with the pan on. yes, i will use grease on the bit to draw out the shavings and i will also dump a couple qts of the old oil through her to flush out any shavings that mi...
by long tall eta
Tue Apr 02, 2013 12:43 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: cast cam gear quest.
Replies: 35
Views: 5270

Re: cast cam gear quest.

yea, just 1 tooth. i think i had slack in the right side of the belt when i installed it. will take care of this tomorrow. water pump every 2nd belt change right guys?
by long tall eta
Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: the new guy
Replies: 37
Views: 6106

Re: the new guy

my rubber trims are ok but i'm not into polishing off that anodized finish. thats a bitch from what i hear.

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