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03-04-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 293
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Posted By tbone heller

Talk to the parts guys at your local Ford dealer....

Talk to the parts guys at your local Ford dealer. They should be able to introduce you to one of the Ford technicians that actually know what they are doing that might be able to rebuild that...
Replies: 48
Views: 14,845
Posted By MRM331

Sooooooo, I'm going with a J32a3 from a 2005...

Sooooooo, I'm going with a J32a3 from a 2005 Acura TL.

I do really believe that the LFX is the best current route for the under $15K, over 300 hp build but a few factors led me to the JV6 in the...
04-04-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 124,420
Posted By ToySnakePMC

This thing is EYE CANDY.

This thing is EYE CANDY.
03-14-2017, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,086
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...
03-07-2017, 11:56 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 17,564
Posted By wcw5023

Long overdue for an update! Ive spend the...

Long overdue for an update!

Ive spend the last couple weeks just fiddling around with different things, improving fitment here and there etc.

Having gone over, and fabricated every component I...
02-20-2017, 08:25 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 124,420
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.
02-07-2017, 10:50 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 49,157
Posted By stng_96

So a bit of an update for my car after the first...

So a bit of an update for my car after the first year of use, no new pictures here now but some things to ponder over.

I have the car currently up on stands in the garage for some winter projects:...
01-24-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,652
Posted By acedeuce802

Finishing up my ECU/controls box, then I should...

Finishing up my ECU/controls box, then I should be full speed ahead with wiring! I'll most likely redo the enclosure on a mill, because my cuts look like crap. Or maybe it doesn't matter that...
01-24-2017, 07:25 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 17,564
Posted By wcw5023

Just a quick sound clip to post for you guys as...

Just a quick sound clip to post for you guys as promised! I dont think you will be able to distinguish much without decent headphones.

Obviously the sound is very skewed since the exhaust is...
12-25-2016, 12:10 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 16,297
Posted By crispy

I also got some pics of my subframes and roll bar...

I also got some pics of my subframes and roll bar from my buddy who powdercoats.

https://www.v8miata.net/attachment.php?attachmentid=5765&stc=1&d=1482646020
...
12-13-2016, 09:45 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 16,297
Posted By crispy

Yes, this project is still alive and...

Yes, this project is still alive and well.......just slow.

I couldn't stand the primer grey powder coat on my brand new V8R control arms. I had them blasted and coated to match my car.



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11-27-2016, 07:58 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 124,420
Posted By Dave Tibbitts

I ran into a similar problem when it came time to...

I ran into a similar problem when it came time to freshen up my 8.8. The seals the parts guy handed me were too large. I believe you need a TIMKEN 714569 or equivalent.
Replies: 6
Views: 654
Posted By .boB

Thanx, Steve. I updated the web page with that...

Thanx, Steve. I updated the web page with that info. I might just have to buy one and see what comes in.
10-02-2016, 10:32 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,040
Posted By Flavaquero

Three week reminder. Oct 22. 2016 3 pm. Hooters...

Three week reminder. Oct 22. 2016 3 pm. Hooters I4 and 98. Lakeland Fl.
Who's in?
09-21-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,922
Posted By minizr1

New Axle Solution for 7.5 and 8.8 swaps

I am happy to announce I will be working with Gforce Engineering to develop two new 28 spline 8.8 axle and hub setups for the miata crowd. They will hopefully offer 2 levels, one is a 750hp and the...
09-06-2016, 03:30 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 49,157
Posted By stng_96

Ok, I am sorry I have been a little lazy about...

Ok, I am sorry I have been a little lazy about posting on this thread in a while, I've been out enjoying the car and my wife recently had our son so I have been focusing my efforts elsewhere. For my...
09-03-2016, 09:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,040
Posted By Flavaquero

Ok folks here it is. October 22 at 3pm. The...

Ok folks here it is. October 22 at 3pm. The Hooters at I-4 and 98 in Lakeland. The idea is to be able to meet and talk about things and be able to eat. There are many of us in different phases of...
08-07-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 8,574
Posted By V8R

WOW................. I need a good laugh every...

WOW.................
I need a good laugh every now and then!

Just to clarify the Sanderson shorty header was created at my request in early 2002 when I was doing the LS motor in S-10's.
Later...
07-23-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 20,222
Posted By wallyman

10th March 2011 13:49 ...

10th March 2011 13:49
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Build Update:

Parts Arrival - BMW E36 Swaybars arrived.. a 24mm from a '97 328i and a 25.5mm from a '99 323i. Didn't measure them...
04-15-2016, 03:44 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 49,157
Posted By stng_96

Well, he was able to use some fans keep it cool...

Well, he was able to use some fans keep it cool enough to call it good. I told him not to push it really hard, so 405 is going to probably be the final number. I am very happy with it.
...
02-17-2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By .boB

Dyno Time!

I finally had time to get the car on the Dyno.

I took it to Under Pressure Performance, here in Colorado Springs. They specialize in custom turbo installations, but can tune almost anything
...
01-11-2016, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,645
Posted By Keith

Our first 2016 build!

This is going to be a bit of a slow motion build as we're forging new ground here, but we're working on the first ND V8.

There's a FAQ here: https://www.flyinmiata.com/V8/ND.php

We started...
12-10-2015, 10:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,602
Posted By stng_96

Autometer part number 2268 AutoMeter Metric...

Autometer part number 2268

AutoMeter Metric Adapters 2268 - Free Shipping on Orders Over $99 at Summit Racing...
Forum: Introductions
12-09-2015, 09:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,028
Posted By papabear

Yeah try explaining why your car does not even...

Yeah try explaining why your car does not even have doors.
11-27-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,040
Posted By Unk577

There may be something bigger in the works. I...

There may be something bigger in the works. I post back here as soon as I have confirmation
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