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Forum: Porsche Autocross and Track Racing 04-04-2009, 05:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 715
Posted By James Shoffit
Stock ignition, no changes there, and I set it to...

Stock ignition, no changes there, and I set it to 6 cylinders. I double-checked the setting inside the traqdata II and it was set to E. Just to check, I switched it to C and tried it. Then...
Forum: Porsche Autocross and Track Racing 04-04-2009, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 715
Posted By James Shoffit
Traqmate RPM sensor

I have the traqmate with the traqdata II unit, and would really like to get the RPM sensor working. I ran a wire from the RPM input to the Violet/Black RPM input wire on the back of the tach. The...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 06-14-2008, 06:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
So right after I am thinking "oh, it COULD be...

So right after I am thinking "oh, it COULD be just the clutch parts being offcenter causing the clunking rough running", I decided to do a leakdown.

This is where everyone can learn from my...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-22-2007, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
So when I separated the tranny from the engine...

So when I separated the tranny from the engine this morning, this is what greeted me :

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads12/ClutchRemains1198385042.jpg

You can see the shreds of clutch...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-22-2007, 07:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
Interesting turn... it was my clutch! There was...

Interesting turn... it was my clutch! There was nothing left! This is probably the whole caust of the clunking - it was dramatically offcenter, of course... Pictures to follow (few hours from now).
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-22-2007, 05:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
Ok, the motor is out : ...

Ok, the motor is out :

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads12/MotorOut1198331951.jpg

And of course the obligatory :

http://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads12/Obligatory1198331982.jpg

Now...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-20-2007, 07:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,316
Posted By James Shoffit
Ed, no worries - I went the 12x2 route. Enjoy CA!

Ed, no worries - I went the 12x2 route. Enjoy CA!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-19-2007, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By James Shoffit
I think I have it covered now... More info as I...

I think I have it covered now... More info as I make some progress... Thanks for the replies!
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-19-2007, 12:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
Ah, good call. I tell ya, when I see the letters...

Ah, good call. I tell ya, when I see the letters T and A, my mind wanders elsewhere... :D
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-19-2007, 12:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
Ok, noob question - what does t/a stand for (in...

Ok, noob question - what does t/a stand for (in this context) ?
Transmission assembly ? That's my best guess....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-18-2007, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By James Shoffit
There was no point in pulling it until I have a...

There was no point in pulling it until I have a place to put it while I work on it, so I never got it out from under the car. Still sitting (almost) right where we left it - but it is now well...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-18-2007, 03:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 463
Posted By James Shoffit
Question DFW area engine stand/yoke for borrow?

Does anyone in the DFW area have an engine stand and yoke (I have a 3 liter engine I am rebuilding) I could borrow for a few months ? I better be done by February :)

I live in Valley Ranch area,...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-17-2007, 08:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
David23 and I got the engine all disconnected,...

David23 and I got the engine all disconnected, but we didn't actually remove it from the bay. My question is whether or not I should just roll it down and out myself, or wait for someone to come over...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-16-2007, 06:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
Stomski also makes an adapter that is a metal...

Stomski also makes an adapter that is a metal tube that screws into the spark plug hole and has the same 14mm threading on the top end, a tiny bit exposed. Would make it really easy as well, if you...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-14-2007, 06:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,010
Posted By James Shoffit
James in Texas starts his rebuild...

I am WAY behind Ed - his is already buttoned up. And kapple is way ahead of me too. Just now I got my oil drain started. But it is a start!

Captions below pictures:...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-14-2007, 02:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,316
Posted By James Shoffit
Thanks for the reply - it isn't the price that is...

Thanks for the reply - it isn't the price that is the problem. It is the garage space when I am not using them that is at a premium. I have 4 cars and a 2 car garage, and for wifely reasons only...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-14-2007, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,316
Posted By James Shoffit
Extra Height for Jack Stands

I saw a picture here somewhere, and now I can't find it, of someone who had made some flat wood pieces to sit under their jack stands to give them some extra height. It looked like a bunch of 2x4s...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-14-2007, 06:33 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,754
Posted By James Shoffit
I wish I could just come get it from you, Jeff :)...

I wish I could just come get it from you, Jeff :) Normally this time of year I am planning my week in Whistler, where we fly into YVR and drive up. But not this year - wife wants to go to Paris, so...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-13-2007, 07:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,754
Posted By James Shoffit
Ed, I'm scared... I don't have valve spring...

Ed, I'm scared... I don't have valve spring tools, or crow foot whatevers, or piston ring compressors - should I just let a professional handle my 3.0 rebuild ?
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-11-2007, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,162
Posted By James Shoffit
It also looks like you spent a couple of months...

It also looks like you spent a couple of months getting stuff CLEAN. Holy cow, you could eat off that fan blade. I doubt I will go for the clean look, since mine is a rough and tumble track car. ...
Forum: 911 Engine Rebuilding Forum 12-11-2007, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,162
Posted By James Shoffit
I am starting my own rebuild of my 78 SC this...

I am starting my own rebuild of my 78 SC this week. Haven't even dropped the engine yet. Luckily the next event isn't till February.... Plenty of time ? I hope so!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-23-2007, 09:25 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,368
Posted By James Shoffit
Thanks for the update, James

Thanks for the update,

James
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-14-2007, 01:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,368
Posted By James Shoffit
Is that information available for purchase...

Is that information available for purchase anywhere ?


Thanks for the tips - I already had the Morgan book on my wishlist, but have added the Haab as well.

James
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-14-2007, 03:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,368
Posted By James Shoffit
Thanks - it is good to know the official color...

Thanks - it is good to know the official color name. People kepts asking me, but I couldn't decide if it was Grey or Beige - now I know why I was so confused!

Where did you find this info ? I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 02-12-2007, 07:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,368
Posted By James Shoffit
While I am hassling you, I thought I would ask...

While I am hassling you, I thought I would ask you to look at the sticker under the hood and see what option codes are on there... If there are any different from the sticker.

Also - what is the...
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