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Forum: General Chat 07-03-2010, 05:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
vwhobo! Thanks for the advice on removing the...

vwhobo! Thanks for the advice on removing the front drive shaft, you definitely have the right idea, I've been having a noise issue, a ticking noise which would happen while decelerating, braking,...
Forum: Classic Cars 07-01-2010, 11:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 23,923
Posted By azkid110
this looks like an awesome project, any progress...

this looks like an awesome project, any progress lately?
Forum: General Chat 06-30-2010, 06:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
Thanks fudge, I consider myself a thinker, I want...

Thanks fudge, I consider myself a thinker, I want to make cars better, more efficient, and cleaner, I hope one day I can show something for my effort.

I've heard of LPG conversion, but am unsure of...
Forum: General Chat 06-26-2010, 11:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
yeah, I'm just thinking out loud with these...

yeah, I'm just thinking out loud with these idea's, and probably will not tear into the jeep too much (because its my dads car), your advice is very practical, and I am thinking about getting a...
Forum: General Chat 06-26-2010, 12:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
maybe instead of trying to evaporate the...

maybe instead of trying to evaporate the gasoline, I should focus on better atomization of the gasoline. I am thinking maybe a higher fuel pressure, and a smaller injector nozzle, or the same fuel...
Forum: General Chat 06-22-2010, 11:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
ahh there you are! thanks for stopping by, No no,...

ahh there you are! thanks for stopping by, No no, I do want to hear what you have to say, your opinion is important, I consider you an expert.

I guess your right then, but there is one independent...
Forum: General Chat 06-22-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
So where is vwhobo anyway? with his vast...

So where is vwhobo anyway? with his vast knowledge I'm sure he could add something useful to this thread.

I've been thinking about this idea, the vapor/fume intake especially, I want it to pass...
Forum: General Chat 06-18-2010, 06:10 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
yeah a new car would be great, I would love to...

yeah a new car would be great, I would love to get a 1996 or newer geo metro 3 cyl with manual transmission, it's my dream car.

I thought about it today, and thought instead of trying to tie the...
Forum: General Chat 06-18-2010, 12:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
I have another idea, which may be able to cut my...

I have another idea, which may be able to cut my fuel consumption by 1/3rd, basically I would remove the rocker arms, pushrods, and lifters off of two cylinders, I would be sure these cylinders were...
Forum: General Chat 06-13-2010, 09:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
yeah regulating the mix would be tricky on a hand...

yeah regulating the mix would be tricky on a hand made system, but hey, even the 2 stroke motor in that video is running on it! as long as it runs, and is enough to run the a/c and drive, plus get...
Forum: General Chat 06-13-2010, 03:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
I think you are right about a carb'd engine being...

I think you are right about a carb'd engine being easiest to convert, and I would expect the a/f ratio with something like this would be leaner, but I think efficiency would be better. Other people...
Forum: General Chat 06-11-2010, 11:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 14,012
Posted By azkid110
running on fumes? mpg mod idea

ok well, I drive a 1994 jeep cherokee 4wd, automatic, with the HO 4.0l I6, and I'm lucky to get 18 miles to the gallon. From what I understand, engines burn gasoline vapors, or an atomized fuel/air...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 01-15-2010, 11:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,804
Posted By azkid110
well its good your fixing it up, the damage...

well its good your fixing it up, the damage doesn't look too bad. Usually if the impact is bad enough both airbags should deploy, so that's a bit odd. Look for an airbag simulator, it's installed in...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 12-03-2007, 11:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,359
Posted By azkid110
Theres this stuff called epoxy, get the kind that...

Theres this stuff called epoxy, get the kind that can hold 2 tons. What I do for plastic repair is squeeze out the two parts equally on a piece of cardboard, and stir it up, and wait about 5 or 10...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 11-11-2007, 10:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,201
Posted By azkid110
from what I gather bosal makes oem, and...

from what I gather bosal makes oem, and aftermarket exhausts. If you are going with the oem type, it will work as normal. If you are doing the aftermarket type, I would look at other manufacturers...
Forum: General Chat 10-05-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,536
Posted By azkid110
what most people don't understand is that the air...

what most people don't understand is that the air box is designed to pull in fresh air, most people get the CAI for the sound it makes, and the small performance increase. drilling a few holes into...
Forum: Asian Imports 09-23-2007, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,672
Posted By azkid110
sorry for taking awile to respond. yeah, anyway...

sorry for taking awile to respond.

yeah, anyway I went to see the car, and looking at it, it looked like it has been sitting for years, the radiator took a rock because it was crunched up, there...
Forum: Off Topic 09-13-2007, 08:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,064
Posted By azkid110
installing os x on anything other than an apple...

installing os x on anything other than an apple or mac is illegal and I doubt it will install on a pc. just go with ubuntu, it's similar and in some ways better. but there is software out there which...
Forum: Asian Imports 09-13-2007, 04:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,672
Posted By azkid110
yeah thats what my parents where kind of saying...

yeah thats what my parents where kind of saying as well, and I see where you are coming from, but I do want to get into track racing, and this car could help me get there. he's asking $450, there is...
Forum: Asian Imports 09-13-2007, 03:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,672
Posted By azkid110
300zx questions

hey guys, I found a 1986 300zx 2+2 5sp manual (I don't know the aspiration, I'm guessing natural) near me for a really good price, anyway, I called the guy up, and I'm going over there tomorrow to...
Forum: Classic Cars 08-21-2007, 02:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,912
Posted By azkid110
Make sure your belts are nice and tight, if a...

Make sure your belts are nice and tight, if a belt is too loose and your idle is high, your pulley will spin under the belt, and screech very loudly, another thing that causes a squeal is hydraulic...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-31-2007, 08:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,309
Posted By azkid110
bump anyone?

bump

anyone?
Forum: Asian Imports 07-31-2007, 03:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,309
Posted By azkid110
86 toyota MR2 good buy?

hey guys,
Well I need a car and my old pontiac catalina is on hold right now because of the amount of money needed for it. There is an 86 toyota mr2 near me, it has the 1.6l 4age motor (with about...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 04-27-2007, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,394
Posted By azkid110
Sounds pretty weird to me. Are the pully's...

Sounds pretty weird to me. Are the pully's ballanced like not tilted one way or another? are either of the pullys bent? is their any large debris on the pully? Is the belt tight enough? are there any...
Forum: Asian Imports 04-20-2007, 02:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,979
Posted By azkid110
Wait, why do you need two? you only have one...

Wait, why do you need two? you only have one throttle body right?

Sorry if those were dumb questions, but I cant really see an application where two is needed.
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