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  1. Bill Verburg
    04-10-2014 04:56 AM - permalink
    Bill Verburg
    do you get the pop up window that asks what file you want to upload?

    if you get the pop up any error messages?

    a common problem used to be spaces in the file names, don't know if that's still an issue or not

    you can only loaf gif or jpg
  2. rbuswell
    04-09-2014 12:23 PM - permalink
    Bill, I've been trying to upload some pictures to the 911 tech forum and it isn't working. I have tried to do it with Firefox and IE but no luck. I use Adblock Plus with Firefox but I have turned it off for Pelican. No problems posting, just pictures. Any recommendations?
  3. Bill Verburg
    01-29-2014 07:11 AM - permalink
    Bill Verburg
    It's a nice setup, w/ a possible issue.

    The issue revolves about which caliper the rear is
    there are 2 possibilities
    1)tt w/ 28/28 pistons
    2) RS w/ 30/36 pistons

    the tt setup will be heavily front biased, this was a safety factor when used on an AWD, ABS equipped car

    I have the RS set on both my cars and it's fantastic

    Most people haven't a clue as to which is which, see if you can get the rear piston sizes from the seller, they will be printed on the spyders if they are still used or at least see if they are different sizes(this will be very obvious)
  4. atcjorg
    01-28-2014 06:35 PM - permalink
    Hello Bill my name is Rich first let me say I have greatly enjoyed reading your posts on brakes and their balance. I have an 81 sc widebody with a 3.0 930 motor. I was wondering what you thought about this setup. Porsche 911 930 911TT Brake Conversion Kit with Adapters Calipers Rotors Pads | eBay
  5. Bill Verburg
    11-10-2013 01:25 PM - permalink
    Bill Verburg
    Those are 911 8 x15 Et10.6, they were oe for on the back of a 911SC or Carrera. I they are used on an ST fendered car you will need spacers in back, they should be fine in front

    STs used 8ET10.6 front and 9ET3 rear
  6. rgruppey
    11-10-2013 01:10 AM - permalink
    Hi Bill, i have contacted you before as you clearly know your Porsche. I am building an st replica using an sc shell as my donor. Completion is still a long way off but I am already considering suitable wheels and off sets etc. I've seen a pair of 15x8s on eBay, they are original fuchs but images of the wheels show them fitted to a 944. I wondered whether they would be suitable for the front on my car. I want to achieve a race style stance and want to fill the arches without causing any interruption or rubbing. The wheel size and off set advertised is Porsche part 911 361 020 42. 5 stud pcd 130mm / et 10.6mm / centre bore 71.5. Really would appreciate your opinion before I start bidding. Regards sean
  7. Bill Verburg
    10-11-2013 02:52 PM - permalink
    Bill Verburg
    The bias on an '84 can be changed to that of an earlier car(SC) by changing the rear caliper/rotors to those used on an SC, when this is done the p/v needs to be removed
  8. Bill Verburg
    10-11-2013 02:50 PM - permalink
    Bill Verburg
    I always use M1 15w/50 or Brad Penn 20w/50
  9. jeffs targa
    10-11-2013 04:50 AM - permalink
    jeffs targa
    Hi bill new owner to a sweet 1986 911 oil question brad penn vs shell rotella -t 2 shops around us (i live in loudonville too) say either is good your opinion ? please let me know thanks much Jeff schneider
  10. Devil Dog Mosport
    10-04-2013 11:27 AM - permalink
    Devil Dog Mosport
    Hi Bill,
    I know you are the forum Brake guru, so had a few questions...

    1) I have an 84 Carrera Stock brakes.. stock MC. Is there anyway to make adjustments on the bias? or PV?
    2) Can I put Carrera calipers and rotors on an 82 SC ? I have one of those too.. and looking to do some upgrades..

    thanks for the help
    Rich W

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