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Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 12-19-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,664
Posted By Dave Kost
How did you test the battery ? Did you do a load...

How did you test the battery ? Did you do a load test? The starter could be draining all the cranking amps and giving you a weak spark. Voltage could be OK but cranking amp no so good. Have you...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-31-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,664
Posted By Dave Kost
I would go back to basics and start by setting...

I would go back to basics and start by setting the mixture. After setting the mixture set the CO as specified in the manual.

This is from CIS Flowtech (Larry Fletcher) Web site on set the...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-29-2019, 08:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 900
Posted By Dave Kost
I would start by tossing the troublesome Silver...

I would start by tossing the troublesome Silver Coil. (Do a search on Pelican)

Try to find a original 30 year old Black Bosch coil.
Forum: Porsche 911 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 08-19-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,159
Posted By Dave Kost
pm sent...

pm sent...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 08-13-2019, 06:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 333
Posted By Dave Kost
I think you need to adjust the mixture screw...

I think you need to adjust the mixture screw since you pulled off the fuel distributor and freed up the plunger. The movement of the sensor plate must be coordinated with the opening of the...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-24-2019, 06:52 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,821
Posted By Dave Kost
Is the frequency Valve vibrating?

Is the frequency Valve vibrating?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-22-2019, 04:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,248
Posted By Dave Kost
Sounds like you have made good progress isolating...

Sounds like you have made good progress isolating the problem.
1.) O2 Sensor
2.) Wiring short- from O2 sensor to ECU.
3.) ECU - circuit that reads O2 sensor voltage.

Once warmed up if I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-13-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,248
Posted By Dave Kost
Billy thats one clean engine! So you pulled...

Billy thats one clean engine!

So you pulled the plug above the shock tower and the engine smoothed out. No lambda so the FV not working. Set the AF to 14.6 now it runs good.

A word on caution....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-13-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,248
Posted By Dave Kost
Specs for our SC's ( I have an 1982), is to set...

Specs for our SC's ( I have an 1982), is to set the CO to .4 to .8% at 900 rpm at operating temperature. I think this is too lean if you are running ethanol gas and in Texas summers. Add to that you...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-13-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,248
Posted By Dave Kost
Car runs fine fine 10-15 minutes then stumbles...

Car runs fine fine 10-15 minutes then stumbles and drops 200 rpm at idle

I've heard of the Frequency Relays go intermittently bad, which would cause the intermittent lean running condition, so I...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-11-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 554
Posted By Dave Kost
If it were my car, I would your CO to factory...

If it were my car, I would your CO to factory specs- .4 to .8% at 900 RPM. In fact, if you are running Ethanol blended gas I would set it at 1 - 2% at 900 RPM. This is set at operating temperatures...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-07-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,061
Posted By Dave Kost
Sounds Great!!

Sounds Great!!
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-07-2019, 07:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 768
Posted By Dave Kost
The USA 1980 911 SC has a Lambda CIS fuel...

The USA 1980 911 SC has a Lambda CIS fuel injection system. To pass USA emissions, Porsche put a Lambda O2 system starting in 1980 and thru 1983 911's.

There should be a ECU and O2 relay under the...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-07-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,316
Posted By Dave Kost
Did your mechanic confirm the Frequency valve was...

Did your mechanic confirm the Frequency valve was operating properly? First thing you check on 1980-1983 Lambda SC's.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 07-07-2019, 05:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,061
Posted By Dave Kost
Are you saying that the new B & B exhaust doesn't...

Are you saying that the new B & B exhaust doesn't have that very annoying droning at ~ 2500 rpm?
Forum: Porsche 911 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 07-06-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By Dave Kost
Just talked to them last week I could not...

Just talked to them last week

I could not buy it direct because I wasn't a dealer. The retail price was more than I wanted to pay, so I ended up buying a two in one out banana style muffler.
Forum: Porsche 911 Used Parts For Sale & Wanted 07-06-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 180
Posted By Dave Kost
I was looking for one also. Here is where...

I was looking for one also.

Here is where you can buy a new one.

BURSCH EXHAUST
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INFO@BURSCHEXHAUST.COM
HOURS OF OPERATION: 8:00AM TO 5:00PM PACIFIC TIME...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-28-2019, 05:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 613
Posted By Dave Kost
I am interested in what you are going to do....

I am interested in what you are going to do. Sounds interesting. Please share.

Dave
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-21-2019, 10:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,047
Posted By Dave Kost
Sorry, my mistake. The Kendal is hard to...

Sorry, my mistake. The Kendal is hard to impossible to find locally.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-21-2019, 05:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,047
Posted By Dave Kost
I have a 1988 911 Targa. I had to special order a...

I have a 1988 911 Targa. I had to special order a case of 12 from the local Kendal distributor.

Glad I did. Still have 8 quarts left. Full synthetic.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-21-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,254
Posted By Dave Kost
Just throwing things out there that you may want...

Just throwing things out there that you may want to thing about...

Are you running a catalytic converter yet? If so, check for blockage. Also, check you ignition distributor is advancing properly....
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-20-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,254
Posted By Dave Kost
I need to ask.... How do you know the O2...

I need to ask....

How do you know the O2 sensor is not working?
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-20-2019, 03:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,254
Posted By Dave Kost
Did this hot condition just start happening or...

Did this hot condition just start happening or has it been gradually getting hotter?

Make sure the sump plate drain plug is oriented on the 1-2-3 engine side or driver side if USA delivery. If not...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-17-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,063
Posted By Dave Kost
Mark, When you take it to a shop have them...

Mark,

When you take it to a shop have them set the idle mixture. I have attached a link to CIS Flowtech web site that details the process.

Bosch K-Jet Mixture Setting - CIS Flowtech...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 06-16-2019, 06:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,815
Posted By Dave Kost
Otter, Sent you a PM with my contact info. ...

Otter,

Sent you a PM with my contact info.

Let me know if I can help.

Dave
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