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Forum: Engine Swaps 07-01-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,493
Posted By Sportsguy83
finding a short is just a PITA... need to test...

finding a short is just a PITA... need to test wire by wire with a multimeter.
Forum: Engine Swaps 07-01-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,493
Posted By Sportsguy83
Got it. Yes Mustangs read low too. You’re right...

Got it. Yes Mustangs read low too. You’re right on the ballpark. Enjoy it man! Glad you got it running!
Forum: Engine Swaps 07-01-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,493
Posted By Sportsguy83
What type of dyno is it? The TR6060 gears are...

What type of dyno is it? The TR6060 gears are almost the same as stock FRS trans. so I don't think the gearing is a problem.

At the end of the day a number is a number. The important thing is...
Forum: User/Vendor/Sponsor Reviews, Feedback, Comments 06-17-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,306
Posted By Sportsguy83
Wow, what a rollercoaster. Brings back memories...

Wow, what a rollercoaster. Brings back memories of FA20club and the guy for whom they were building an engine an a turbo kit which took over a year (maybe more I don't remember) with nothing but a...
Forum: Engine Swaps 06-17-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,998
Posted By Sportsguy83
When I did the swap, I added up the cost of the...

When I did the swap, I added up the cost of the Emtron plus the custom harness plus the wiring work on the car I was going to need, and it was just a little less than Motec (it was just about $1K...
Forum: Engine Swaps 06-12-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,493
Posted By Sportsguy83
Local shop did a swap with a Nemesis from Element...

Local shop did a swap with a Nemesis from Element Tuning and customer service was awful. They also had an issue with idle.

You could try contacting the shop, and see if they can help remotely...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-05-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 335
Posted By Sportsguy83
I've owned five manual cars and on all of them,...

I've owned five manual cars and on all of them, over time, the clutch pedal travel has increased while the grab point has gone higher. It might not be entirely because of the clutch disk getting worn...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-03-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 877
Posted By Sportsguy83
I don't know what is the threshold for WSS to be...

I don't know what is the threshold for WSS to be fussing..... I personally wouldn't chance it at anything over 1.5% unless you can get proof from someone else that is known to have 3.6%+ difference...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-03-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 877
Posted By Sportsguy83
Any of the ones in green. ...

Any of the ones in green.

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190603/12f9496fd0011d304e77f8e205c19263.jpg
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-01-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 877
Posted By Sportsguy83
Go to this website and see what it tells you is...

Go to this website and see what it tells you is of similar diameter.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-30-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 877
Posted By Sportsguy83
You don't need to change your rear tires, change...

You don't need to change your rear tires, change your front tires to match the diameter. There are many options with similar diameter.
Forum: Engine Swaps 05-25-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,802
Posted By Sportsguy83
I have the Pure Motec package on my car and...

I have the Pure Motec package on my car and installed by them so yes.
Forum: Engine Swaps 05-23-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,802
Posted By Sportsguy83
M85 diff is not stronger, it's the same diff as...

M85 diff is not stronger, it's the same diff as ours, just with a taller final drive which is preferred with a high power builds.

Contact KAB Customs in North Lauderdale FL. They did my swap and...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-23-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 877
Posted By Sportsguy83
There is no fix, only thing to be done is getting...

There is no fix, only thing to be done is getting front tires which diameter closely matches the rears.

Go to this website:

https://tiresize.com/calculator/

Input your 285/40/18 and it will...
Forum: Engine Swaps 05-22-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By Sportsguy83
Yup

Yup
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-22-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,111
Posted By Sportsguy83
Motul 300 is a proper spec fluid.

Motul 300 is a proper spec fluid.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-22-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 877
Posted By Sportsguy83
Most probably the diameter size mismatch between...

Most probably the diameter size mismatch between front and rear tires is too large and it's throwing off the wheel speed sensors.
Forum: Engine Swaps 05-22-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By Sportsguy83
Most probably a bad batch of E85. In my area, E85...

Most probably a bad batch of E85. In my area, E85 usually ranges from E60-E78, maybe four times in three years I ever saw E82 and once I saw about E87.

IF your tank wasn't completely drained,...
Forum: Engine Swaps 05-21-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 264
Views: 24,836
Posted By Sportsguy83
LOL I love the "FULL CANBUS SUPPORT"...

LOL I love the "FULL CANBUS SUPPORT" announcements. Then when you get the product or ask around people that have it you start getting the full picture. "A/C works sporadically", "I've got no ABS or...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-02-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 816
Posted By Sportsguy83
Scary shit..

Scary shit..
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-29-2019, 11:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 901
Posted By Sportsguy83
Nope, the pin was still there. Let me see if I...

Nope, the pin was still there. Let me see if I can dig pics.
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-29-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 901
Posted By Sportsguy83
I know of a shop installing the plate out of pin...

I know of a shop installing the plate out of pin position and still bolting the flywheel up and the car throwing random timing codes. A few grand later the problem was discovered by a different...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-24-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 965
Posted By Sportsguy83
GTX3076R

GTX3076R
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-24-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 965
Posted By Sportsguy83
I retained the stock 4.1 (2013) FD all the way up...

I retained the stock 4.1 (2013) FD all the way up to 550 whp 480 wtq while boosting the FA20. 1st and 2nd were useless (as far as punching the car, driving around was absolutely fine).

When...
Forum: Software Tuning 04-17-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 873
Posted By Sportsguy83
What was the faulty module doing and how do you...

What was the faulty module doing and how do you know the new module is working properly?
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-17-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By Sportsguy83
Do the RPMs stay high all the time after you...

Do the RPMs stay high all the time after you start the car or settle later? Does turning car off/on fix it?

Connect an OBD2 cheap adapter and see if the RPMs show correctly on the adapter vs. the...
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-16-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 22,871
Posted By Sportsguy83
Never said you did, I reply to threads in...

Never said you did, I reply to threads in general. Generally speaking there’s a notion that swapping the car destroys the handling and makes it nose heavy. I was replying to that.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-16-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 775
Posted By Sportsguy83
It's possible its not going away even for a...

It's possible its not going away even for a second, because the fault is still present.

When you say the light stays on you mean the CEL?

Also, this google search has a bunch of other threads...
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-16-2019, 02:01 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 22,871
Posted By Sportsguy83
Yes, I'm not in any way saying this is equivalent...

Yes, I'm not in any way saying this is equivalent to stock handling or better, I'm just saying the handling is not destroyed. I can personally attest to it based on before and after driving.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-16-2019, 01:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 775
Posted By Sportsguy83
Without us knowing what "happened" there was no...

Without us knowing what "happened" there was no way to give advice, because what happened gives clues to what might be wrong. It's like going to a doctor regarding an issue with the skin but failing...
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