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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-03-2020, 02:00 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
yes, I heated on my gas stove flame until pretty...

yes, I heated on my gas stove flame until pretty hot. Didn't seem to make much difference. I also figure Porsche washers would not require annealing by the user.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 03-01-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
Ok update. I tried the permatex sealant. By the...

Ok update. I tried the permatex sealant. By the way, $30 for a tiny bottle, ouch! Even left it for a few days to make sure sealant was properly cured before connecting the input line with fluid. ...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-21-2020, 04:30 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
That surface is fine. I have also flipped the...

That surface is fine. I have also flipped the banjo and doesnít impact. I can also visually see where the seepage starts.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-20-2020, 08:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
Well, I'm down to my last two resorts. I was...

Well, I'm down to my last two resorts. I was very optimistic about the Napa washers, as they were exact size ID of the Porsche ones, but were thicker and larger OD. Tried two different ones, with...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-18-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
This is essentially my last resort, which is to...

This is essentially my last resort, which is to connect to the other port on the caliper.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-18-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
Iíve gotten more BS advice from reputable shops...

Iíve gotten more BS advice from reputable shops than I have on this forum (Iím talking in general). I trust people who own the same car and have dealt with the same issues over someone who hardly...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-18-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
The seal for a banjo joint is made at the flat...

The seal for a banjo joint is made at the flat mating surfaces, not the thread. That wonít work. Here are a couple of more pics of the surface and banjo, and my method for sanding the surface.
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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-18-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
Seeing that a new 930 caliper is over $1500, that...

Seeing that a new 930 caliper is over $1500, that is not an option (at least not yet).
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-17-2020, 01:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
I wish it was the flared fitting, that would be...

I wish it was the flared fitting, that would be easier to fix. Believe me, Iím about on my 20th trial, I definitely observe and know which joint is leaking. Itís the flat surface of caliper to...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-16-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,587
Posted By jwakil
Trying to fix brake caliper banjo leak, desperation setting in

Of all the foolish things I've done working on my cars over the years, this has to take the cake. Here's how the story begins...

A few months back I got this great idea that my brake calipers on...
Forum: Porsche 911 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 01-21-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 195
Posted By jwakil
Rennline monoball strut mounts and camber brace

Rennline monoball strut mounts and brace. Should work for any pre-89 911. Only cosmetic damage from being mounted. ...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-01-2020, 07:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 201
Posted By jwakil
Any standard, brake bleed valves compatible with a 930 caliper?

A long shot, but I need a couple of bleed valves for my 930 brake calipers (two were lost in a recent rebuild of the brakes). Ordering from our host will be a few days, but was wondering if any...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-10-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jwakil
Success! As always not that hard after you...

Success! As always not that hard after you figure out lol. Now Iím hoping my precise measurements have landed the shock shaft location close enough to its previous location so I donít need a...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-10-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jwakil
Please disregard the stupid recent post. I...

Please disregard the stupid recent post. I realized I had left the bushing from the aftermarket strut mount on and it was not letting the shock shaft through the stock mount hole.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-10-2019, 06:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jwakil
Ok, I thought I was home free when I was able to...

Ok, I thought I was home free when I was able to compress the shock and easily slide the strut mount off, and install the stock one on and put back in place. However, now the shock doesnít want to...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-09-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jwakil
Thanks, I corrected the terminology. I'm tired...

Thanks, I corrected the terminology. I'm tired of the noise and harsh ride of this strut mount and the brace I had on and going back to stock rubber center mount. So I need to remove the mount. I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-09-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jwakil
I can't do anything until I get the shock shaft...

I can't do anything until I get the shock shaft (the threaded part sticking up) out of the strut mount. That is what I'm trying to figure out how to do.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-09-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 854
Posted By jwakil
Trying to remove Rennline strut mount

I’m trying to remove this red strut mount. I was assuming that the threaded shaft would just slide out from the middle of the mount when I jacked up the car and had the wheel weight hanging on it. ...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 09-10-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 853
Posted By jwakil
Need help with water leakage into cabin

The last few times I have driven my 81 930 in the rain, I notices some water dripping from both left and right ends of the dashboard, where I'm pointing in the picture. It looks like there is some...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-01-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 619
Posted By jwakil
Sunroof fuse keeps blowing

When I try to activate my sunroof switch, the fuse blows after a split second. It will open/close partially then cut off. I've checked the wiring at the switch and at the sunroof motor and they...
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 05-07-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 812
Posted By jwakil
Well, I drove it to this local muffler place, the...

Well, I drove it to this local muffler place, the guy took 5 mins and $20 and welded a nice bead all around. Sounds like my old 930 again (the tractor sound was embarrassing). So far so good...but...
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 05-03-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 812
Posted By jwakil
broken header pipe, is this common

I have this support shaft (I believe that is what it is) that connects the turbo waste-gate pipe to one of the exhaust pipes from the cylinder. Yesterday I heard my engine sounding like a 1940s...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 04-11-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 374
Posted By jwakil
Shifter bushing removal

Iím trying to replace this bushing on my 930, and canít figure out how to remove the cylinder at the end (which holds the shifter ball joint) so I can slide the bracket out. Is the cylinder press...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-26-2017, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By jwakil
I always suspected cheap fuses to be the main...

I always suspected cheap fuses to be the main problem. They are definitely not ceramic since ceramics shouldn't shrink.

By the way, has anyone noticed how Oreilly and Autozone are always...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-25-2017, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By jwakil
Lousy fuses, or something else wrong?

I keep having issues with the fuse for the fuel pumps on my 930. The fuse doesn't blow, but the ceramic body somehow deteriorates and shrinks due to heat I assume, and then loses contact with the...
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