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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum Today, 10:58 AM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
The suspension bushing question was basically...

The suspension bushing question was basically decided by what I had on the shelf. The Front Elephant bushings were a project donation from a friend who I helped setup his car. One of the things I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum Yesterday, 08:22 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
Tonight was another milestone. Minne is off a...

Tonight was another milestone. Minne is off a body dolly for the fist time in years... This means the tub was transferred over to my low-rise lift where I can finally begin suspension assembly. ...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum Yesterday, 08:13 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
Steve, I am just using factory early sway bars. ...

Steve, I am just using factory early sway bars. Nothing too stiff for now. Once I get used to the car I will consider something else.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-15-2018, 03:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 188
Posted By jpnovak
Yes, The rear 24mm (SC and Carrera) torsion bars...

Yes, The rear 24mm (SC and Carrera) torsion bars make a great upgrade for an early 911. Leave the stock 19mm front bars. IMO, The increase in the rear spring rate really balances the car.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-15-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 305
Posted By jpnovak
Nice. Wait until you have to put it back in...

Nice. Wait until you have to put it back in...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-14-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 651
Posted By jpnovak
My old ST replica was completely stripped of all...

My old ST replica was completely stripped of all undercoating. It had full fiberglass panels for anything that would unbolt. It has a cage with door bars (required with fiberglass doors) and only RS...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-14-2018, 12:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 305
Posted By jpnovak
I completely agree here. I would not pull the...

I completely agree here. I would not pull the harness unless you have to replace or make major repairs. I can't imagine you need to do that much work on an SC.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-14-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 305
Posted By jpnovak
NO. The harness pulls from front out the back of...

NO. The harness pulls from front out the back of the tunnel. All of those plugs are overmolded.

The harness starts at the dash. There are three sections:
1. Under dash
2. Behind dash...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-14-2018, 06:28 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,651
Posted By jpnovak
That is an excellent comparison picture.

That is an excellent comparison picture.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-12-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
Thanks Al.

Thanks Al.
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-12-2018, 08:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,002
Posted By jpnovak
umm. no. $25k? They are routinely on ebay for...

umm. no. $25k? They are routinely on ebay for a few hundred.

the 930 manifold will not work for you. Too small volume and flow characteristics are designed around boosted air (pressurized...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-12-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 536
Posted By jpnovak
Fix the lean pops and you will stop melting the...

Fix the lean pops and you will stop melting the foam. You should not have them.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-12-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 409
Views: 33,059
Posted By jpnovak
I bored some MFI stacks recently. I ended up...

I bored some MFI stacks recently. I ended up with a straight bore. I could not fixture the stacks well enough to cut with taper ream. The ream is the easy part. I just did not have enough room to...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-11-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
A few posts ago I showed the mostly trashed...

A few posts ago I showed the mostly trashed gauges. After taking them apart I sanded down the trim rings and ring supports. I also cleaned the glass and wiped down the interior faces. The tach...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-11-2018, 01:36 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
Unfortunately, It is only 9 days. Leaving to see...

Unfortunately, It is only 9 days. Leaving to see family for Christmas... And I still have to find time to shop for some presents. Late nights coming up if I push to make it.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-11-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
I am still working toward my goal of having the...

I am still working toward my goal of having the car on 4 wheels before the end of the year. A box of suspension parts arrived that fill holes in the "wear item" list of the suspension and steering. ...
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 12-10-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By jpnovak
I would install some sort of volume in the line...

I would install some sort of volume in the line and have that volume (tank) under the turbo. The scavenge tank is higher than the turbo and you may risk backflow. Especially after a hard run when...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-05-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 621
Posted By jpnovak
Good for you to look for ways to continue...

Good for you to look for ways to continue enjoying the car. My neighbor across the street has done nearly the same, installing an automatic in his original 68 Stingray Corvette.

Sportomatic was...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-04-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 7,148
Posted By jpnovak
Nice panel fitment. Go slow with the welding so...

Nice panel fitment. Go slow with the welding so you don't warp panels.

And yes, You need the visual check and mockup every few months to remind you that it's a 911.

Unfortunately, you are...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-04-2018, 04:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By jpnovak
Time to take it apart and lubricate the inside...

Time to take it apart and lubricate the inside needle assembly with the magnetic coupling disc.

Use the lightest oil possible.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-03-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 772
Posted By jpnovak
Clear Tygon Tubing from any home center will work...

Clear Tygon Tubing from any home center will work great.

Yes, you have to replace every few years. The brake fluid reacts with the hose polymer and makes it stiff. Then it will split and leak.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-02-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
IN my past post I mentioned painting the dash to...

IN my past post I mentioned painting the dash to fit gauges. Before you can fit gauges you have to clean them up. The gauges start off really dirty with crusty and rusty trim rings.

You can...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-02-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
I spent some time today cleaning up the wiring at...

I spent some time today cleaning up the wiring at the fuse panel. This is all connected and tied up. I have to replace all the fuses and put a new relay in the socket. So far, All the wiring is...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-02-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 383
Views: 62,526
Posted By jpnovak
There was no specific grommet on the rear tunnel...

There was no specific grommet on the rear tunnel access. The holes are radiused. The front bulkhead sections are different. Just sheet metal. Some had grommets, some did not. I will be adding...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-02-2018, 06:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 776
Posted By jpnovak
Cool. It was not apparent that you reinforced...

Cool. It was not apparent that you reinforced the backside of the grill. Glad you were thinking ahead.

Carry on.
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