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Forum: Off Topic Discussions 07-20-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,652
Posted By dean
VW's suck. They still have timing belts when...

VW's suck. They still have timing belts when nearly everyone else have gone to chains. It cost @$1k to do the belt every 100k miles.

Our 2010 Jetta TDI quit running when my wife was pulling out...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 07-18-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,652
Posted By dean
Because the fuel pump can fail anytime anywhere. ...

Because the fuel pump can fail anytime anywhere. Around here the entrance ramps are very short. What would happen if your car died when pulling onto the highway or across a busy intersection in...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 05-12-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 756
Posted By dean
+1 We had a 2010 JSW TDI. Great car till...

+1

We had a 2010 JSW TDI. Great car till the HPFP took a dump merging onto the highway.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 05-12-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By dean
KEP forgot to machine reliefs for the bolts on...

KEP forgot to machine reliefs for the bolts on the pressure plate that I bought from them.
Forum: Porsche Cars For Sale 04-23-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,868
Posted By dean
1981 Porsche 911SC Turbo For sale

81 911SC Turbo for sale
Black/tan
144K miles
1975 ROW 930 motor installed. Motor #183
DTA EFI fuel injection
K27 turbo
SC cams
Carrera intake
Full bay intercooler
321 SS headers with heat
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 02-28-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,548
Posted By dean
I put a stock ROW 3.0L 930 in my SC with the...

I put a stock ROW 3.0L 930 in my SC with the stock 915 tranny. It felt like the tranny was going to blow up if I floored it in first gear. It is no fun having a nice car that you can't drive the...
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 02-26-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,091
Posted By dean
I have a little more than 350 lbs of torque and...

I have a little more than 350 lbs of torque and my car is about 2950 wet with me. I have a stage 1 with a stock disk. I wouldn't call it easy pedal effort in traffic. I can use the clutch bare...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 02-21-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,652
Posted By dean
Got the car. I have nicknamed it the C-Hair. ...

Got the car. I have nicknamed it the C-Hair. For some reason the wifey doesn't like that name and she calls it Maxipad.:)
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 02-20-2013, 04:32 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,652
Posted By dean
Update on our car

The dealer finally got our car running. The high pressure fuel pump exploded. It took the lame dealer 10 days to figure it out after taking the cyl head off and finding nothing wrong with it. The...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 01-31-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 7,652
Posted By dean
Right now our 2010 Jetta TDI with 85k miles on it...

Right now our 2010 Jetta TDI with 85k miles on it is at the dealer. On the coldest day - 5 degs F my wife was merging on a highway at 6am. She stalled it. It wouldn't restart. she had to walk to...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 11-17-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,027
Posted By dean
You also have to bleed the injectors. Loosen the...

You also have to bleed the injectors. Loosen the nuts on the injectors a little put a rag over the injectors (the fuel is a very high pressure and will pierce you skin). Crank the motor till fuel...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-28-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,214
Posted By dean
Falken FK 451. And it is a blast to drive.

Falken FK 451. And it is a blast to drive.
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 10-27-2012, 08:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,214
Posted By dean
Some more data. I have at least 350 rwhp and the...

Some more data. I have at least 350 rwhp and the same amount of torque. On a 40 deg day my car will spin the tires in 3rd gear going 60 mph down hill. Slightly terrifying. On a wet day my car...
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 09-10-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,659
Posted By dean
I also have done many hundreds of first gear...

I also have done many hundreds of first gear roll-ons over the years. I get full boost in first, then the tires break loose and I off:)
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 02-04-2012, 05:07 PM
Replies: 1,242
Views: 191,270
Posted By dean
Nice work Chris. Why do you like the BOV valve...

Nice work Chris. Why do you like the BOV valve after the intercooler?

Dean
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 01-21-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,170
Posted By dean
+2

+2
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 01-30-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,202
Posted By dean
I bead blasted and painted and clear coated my...

I bead blasted and painted and clear coated my wheels. I was trying to get the RSR look.

I clear coated the bead blasted area. I found that the clear coating darkened the bead blasted area a...
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 06-10-2010, 03:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,134
Posted By dean
It could be air going by the valve stem. If the...

It could be air going by the valve stem. If the wastegate opens at the correct pressure that small amount of air leakage is fine.
Forum: 911 / 930 Turbo & Super Charging Forum 01-23-2010, 06:35 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 24,873
Posted By dean
Here is my dyno...

Here is my dyno charthttp://forums.pelicanparts.com/uploads16/P10100151264304109.jpg
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-13-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,803
Posted By dean
I also got 28 mpg all day long with my 300TD. I...

I also got 28 mpg all day long with my 300TD. I think that is lousy fuel mileage. I think it was cause of the auto trans. It that car had a 5 speed it would have gotten 35mpg.

And for me, as...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-12-2009, 06:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,803
Posted By dean
Sedans were made in Mexico. Our wagon was made...

Sedans were made in Mexico. Our wagon was made in Germany. The German wagon has been a less reliable car than the Mexican one.

The problem with the M-B is lousy fuel mileage.

If Honda or...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-12-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,803
Posted By dean
I have 2 Jetta TDI's. They are nice cars but the...

I have 2 Jetta TDI's. They are nice cars but the most unreliable cars I have ever owned. But what can you do. A car that gets 45mpg and when modified goes almost as fast as a stock 911SC. They...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-11-2009, 03:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 553
Posted By dean
Right now we live in a rental with painted...

Right now we live in a rental with painted counters. It was kind of funny that they are painted. I don't know what kind of paint was used but they stain pretty good. Coffee makes a good stain. ...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions 12-11-2009, 03:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 484
Posted By dean
I have had a tick borne disease. On average I...

I have had a tick borne disease. On average I get one deer tick bite a month for the last 10 years. I heard that only 10% of deer ticks carry a disease and the tick has to be attached for more that...
Forum: Porsche 911 Technical Forum 11-05-2009, 07:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 487
Posted By dean
Call KEP

Call KEP
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