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Posted By ToySnakePMC

Possibly not related, but I has similar hot start...

Possibly not related, but I has similar hot start characteristics- - starter dragged badly with hot motor. My issue turned out to be weak grounds between battery and chassis. Self-inflicted problem...
07-11-2018, 12:21 AM
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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...
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Views: 5,338
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...
06-08-2017, 11:43 PM
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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...
04-04-2017, 11:59 PM
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Posted By ToySnakePMC

This thing is EYE CANDY.

This thing is EYE CANDY.
03-27-2017, 10:56 PM
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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!
03-14-2017, 12:10 PM
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Views: 1,940
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...
02-08-2017, 12:49 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,441
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!
09-07-2016, 11:08 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 31,715
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, 02:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 16,635
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...
05-13-2016, 06:48 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 31,715
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....
02-08-2016, 04:46 AM
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Views: 9,927
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...
01-08-2016, 05:48 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 128,853
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...
01-08-2016, 12:11 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 31,715
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...
01-02-2016, 12:01 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 128,853
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...
12-28-2015, 09:39 PM
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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...
12-27-2015, 01:11 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 128,853
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, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,039
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, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 835
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, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 704
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, 08:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,357
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, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 821
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
08-12-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,160
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...
08-12-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 19,712
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...
07-30-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 19,712
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...
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