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04-10-2018, 11:12 PM
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Posted By pj_mcgarvey

Over the holidays I started collecting some of...

Over the holidays I started collecting some of the things needed to bring the shine out of my cars. I've never been one to constantly detail and wash my cars, and never went beyond normal wash and...
03-18-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,941
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

Wow, car looks super clean. :appl:

Wow, car looks super clean. :appl:
02-20-2017, 09:25 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 107,840
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

I would add "check oil pressure" on there as...

I would add "check oil pressure" on there as well, that's my next step to do while cranking the engine right before fireup.
01-25-2017, 07:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,443
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

I wouldn't say a custom hose solution is all that...

I wouldn't say a custom hose solution is all that dire - check out my build thread, I have some details on how I did mine. Cheap and easy.
01-20-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 13,664
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

Looks good! what size pipe did you use? I'm...

Looks good! what size pipe did you use? I'm assuming it's stainless since you're TIGing?

I like the neatness of using one muffler.
01-03-2017, 11:03 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 29,033
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

As I was getting the rad mounted I was planning...

As I was getting the rad mounted I was planning my attack on routing the hoses. I took measurements of the hose flange sizes on the GM water pump and Miata radiator I had and some approx....
01-03-2017, 10:44 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 29,033
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

It was obvious the stock Miata swaybar will not...

It was obvious the stock Miata swaybar will not clear the engine, so you can do a few things. Flyin Miata sells a bar that clears stuff, or you can make extensions to the swaybar mounts to move the...
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11-18-2016, 07:53 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,986
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

This is PJ, as my handle could probably tell you....

This is PJ, as my handle could probably tell you. In the midst of an LS1 swap right, and I've got a build thread going on it.

Age 41, I've been an IT guy by trade my whole life, lucky to fall...
11-08-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 264
Views: 29,033
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

Before you start with the new hubs and bearings,...

Before you start with the new hubs and bearings, it may help to freeze them overnight to shrink them a bit and help with fitting large pieces of metal into slightly larger holes.

Bury the hubs...
11-03-2016, 02:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,612
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

top notch fabrication. got my attention.

top notch fabrication. got my attention.
10-13-2016, 10:16 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 29,033
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

The other thing I need to think about soon is...

The other thing I need to think about soon is ECU/PCM. I know there are some things I will need to have done to it before I can make the engine start.

I'm looking for opinions on who to send the...
10-13-2016, 10:12 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 29,033
Posted By pj_mcgarvey

Curious what others have done about the T56...

Curious what others have done about the T56 reverse lockout feature. This is something I just recently realized, but want to think about as I get closer to putting in the T56.

The lockout feature...
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