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Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 07-10-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 124,088
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Alrighty --- I’m ready to update this chapter on...

Alrighty --- I’m ready to update this chapter on recent fuel pump woes. And the results are all good with a big plus added at the end of this exercise.
Here’s what happened as I swapped pumps and...
Forum: Other V8, V6, 4 cyl build threads including Exocet, Catfish, Westfield, Ratrod, etc 08-04-2017, 06:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,315
Posted By ToySnakePMC
ZB - Thank you for posting on here and please,...

ZB - Thank you for posting on here and please, oh please, keep this thread alive for us. Your photo of the bare tub shows you're more than able to accomplish this LFX swap. If you weren't...
Forum: Area Member Gatherings for V8 Miatas 06-08-2017, 10:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,901
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Just a quick update that I have the hotel room...

Just a quick update that I have the hotel room secured -- Snowbird Mtn Lodge (if you're looking for a special place to go and "dump" the wife out for the day, LOL.) The view, the food and the Bar...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 04-04-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 99,978
Posted By ToySnakePMC
This thing is EYE CANDY.

This thing is EYE CANDY.
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 03-27-2017, 09:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,150
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Wow. Intake is now a piece of art. Didn't see...

Wow. Intake is now a piece of art. Didn't see that coming!
Forum: Area Member Gatherings for V8 Miatas 03-14-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,901
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Haven't been in several years, never with the...

Haven't been in several years, never with the V8M, but would like to this year. I enjoy the crowd and bench racing talking with other enthusiasts, not too much setting fastest lap! Hope to report...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 02-07-2017, 11:49 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,184
Posted By ToySnakePMC
You get a gold star for creativity. Really like...

You get a gold star for creativity. Really like your how your cockpit is turning out!
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 09-07-2016, 10:08 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 29,681
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Hot damn! No need for your unwarranted...

Hot damn! No need for your unwarranted apologies. The 2 videos delivered the goods! Love your C5 exhaust sounds and must go back and see what your cam specs were. That's the ultimate package you...
Forum: Cars For Sale 09-05-2016, 01:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 16,446
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Scott - Best of luck with the sale. I hope...

Scott - Best of luck with the sale. I hope you'll let us know if you have another car project on the horizon. I, too, have seen and heard this V8Roadster twice at Road Atlanta, and it is very...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 05-13-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 29,681
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Congratulations!! Glad you can start putting...

Congratulations!! Glad you can start putting some miles on the V8Roadster! Hood vents look great. I just added mine this winter, but can tell a difference when driving in city stop n go traffic....
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 02-08-2016, 03:46 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,235
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Wow, let me jump in here... Just doing a normal...

Wow, let me jump in here... Just doing a normal check-in with the forum and had to do a double take here. I'd say you have quite an impressive build strategy! I will gladly follow along and say...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 01-08-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 124,088
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Hello Randy, apologize for the delay. I'm not...

Hello Randy, apologize for the delay. I'm not going to be much help on the E40 PCM and it's AC wiring. Two things really: 1) I had BP Automotive turn the GTO engine harness into a stand-alone one...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 01-07-2016, 11:11 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 29,681
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Just so much to love with this build - and just...

Just so much to love with this build - and just on this page alone, we have awesome door bars with well thought out front mounting points, serious DIY rear diff mount, and creative exhaust and...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 01-01-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 124,088
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Good fun this afternoon in the shop with my Dad. ...

Good fun this afternoon in the shop with my Dad. He’s 81 but sure doesn’t seem like it most days, thankfully. I needed his help with swapping out hoods and polishing up this “salvage” second hood...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 12-28-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 124,088
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Thanks Franko and BeGood for the comments. The...

Thanks Franko and BeGood for the comments. The small cut-off disc on the Harbor Freight tool didn't seem to gum up at all. It tore through the alum easily and coated the immediate area in aluminum...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 12-27-2015, 12:11 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 124,088
Posted By ToySnakePMC
https://www.v8miata.net/attachment.php?attachmenti...

https://www.v8miata.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=3266&dateline=1451196712

Christmas 2015 has come and gone & I have a few free hours to spend in the shop tonite! The timing is right as I have...
Forum: Introductions 12-13-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Glad you're both here and have joined this...

Glad you're both here and have joined this V8Roadster community. Please do share your build plans - I'm guessing GM power for this ATL build. And please join us for a meet up at The Mitty this...
Forum: Introductions 12-07-2015, 10:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 780
Posted By ToySnakePMC
I hope you make contact with the PO, but darn -...

I hope you make contact with the PO, but darn - trying to sell previous records is a d#%k maneuver if you ask me... But it also makes me think he has (or had) a good stash of interesting documents. ...
Forum: Introductions 10-30-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 683
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Welcome Rajesh- you're gonna love the decision...

Welcome Rajesh- you're gonna love the decision you made to go forward with a V8Roadster build! We promise you'll be happy building this new toy or your money back! What other forum offers such a...
Forum: Drivetrain 10-09-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,288
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Pro 5.0 shifter has been great. I would imagine...

Pro 5.0 shifter has been great. I would imagine that all these heavy-duty aftermarket T56 shifters have a good feel to them. 3k miles on mine at this point. And, I purchased this one based on...
Forum: Introductions 08-17-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 802
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Welcome aboard John. We're glad you are here,...

Welcome aboard John. We're glad you are here, and we look forward to the details of your planned V8M conversion, as well as, your eventual build thread!! Thanks, Pat
Forum: Performance Driving 08-12-2015, 10:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By ToySnakePMC
This video is well done - nice work on that...

This video is well done - nice work on that steering wheel as you work your butt off! You're representing this group well!

BTW, I'm guessing that we have our fuel pumps wired differently. I...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 08-12-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,978
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Search for the Ford back up switch to replace the...

Search for the Ford back up switch to replace the GM one. The Ford one has a plug at 90 degree angle so you avoid that tight, RH side clearance issue with the GM one that faces the trans tunnel...
Forum: General Motors V8 Miata Build Threads 07-30-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 18,978
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Looking good so far. Your Miata project car does...

Looking good so far. Your Miata project car does look clean and straight in these pics. Guess it had a color change somewhere in its former life. Now, are you sure you don't want to just lift the...
Forum: Anything Goes 07-25-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By ToySnakePMC
Completed V8R support group now in session... A...

Completed V8R support group now in session... A lot of my day dreaming in the following weeks/ months was HOW can I build the 2nd one (for who, I don't care) and what are the little things I would...
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