Username or Email Address
Do you already have an account?
Forgot your password?
  • Log in or Sign up

    VWVortex


    Search:

    Type: Posts; User: nairmac

    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4

    Search: Search took 0.81 seconds.

    1. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      Just got back from vacation... No, the...

      Just got back from vacation...

      No, the replacement fuel distributor didn't cut it. I'm going to replace the wur as well and see what happens. I also may just replace all of it with a stand-alone...
    2. Replies
      22
      Views
      1,083

      Needle nosed vice grips- I couldn't work without...

      Needle nosed vice grips- I couldn't work without those. Good quality tin snips and razor knife with extra blades on hand.
    3. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      Agreed.

      Agreed.
    4. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      Well, it's been a while since I updated this, so...

      Well, it's been a while since I updated this, so here it goes...

      I mentioned I hadn't programmed my LC-1 to mimic to O2 sensor. Well, i tried that and there was no discernible difference. :(
      ...
    5. Replies
      20,414
      Views
      6,005,148

      That was one hell of a first post. :thumbup:

      That was one hell of a first post. :thumbup:
    6. He does excellent work. Stage 3 ported MK1 GTI...

      He does excellent work. Stage 3 ported MK1 GTI intake-

      http://i592.photobucket.com/albums/tt6/nairmac/20140528_155728_zps7cd03ffb.jpg


      I also have a Fox intake that he port-matched and did a...
    7. :heart::thumbup:

      :heart::thumbup:
    8. Someone else thought my car was cool at Wuste. ...

      Someone else thought my car was cool at Wuste.

      http://i592.photobucket.com/albums/tt6/nairmac/20140531_220129_zpsf9cc8468.jpg
    9. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      So the car idled better and was less lean at...

      So the car idled better and was less lean at higher revs after replacing the Weber tb. Also, the Weber has occasionally stuck open partially and did so on Friday night on my way home. Done with it....
    10. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      This is my current exhaust except it came with...

      This is my current exhaust except it came with the Dynomax muffler- http://euro-wise.com/store/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1_19_126_128&products_id=565

      I have a full factory Cabriolet...
    11. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      The Volvo fuel distributor I'm using is from a...

      The Volvo fuel distributor I'm using is from a 240 turbo and I use it because of it's adjustability. It will provide more than enough fuel for whatever I put in there, but what I like is that when I...
    12. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      I drove to Wuste and back (14 miles round trip)...

      I drove to Wuste and back (14 miles round trip) on Friday and Saturday nights. It runs ok, needs some more work on the timing. My rubber boot for the CIS fractured some more, so i'll be getting a...
    13. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      Temporary band aid for the CIS boot. Decided...

      Temporary band aid for the CIS boot. Decided that the rtv wasn't enough. I also added a couple of strips that wrap under and into the boot.
      ...
    14. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      I like my Weber, even more so now that I have and...

      I like my Weber, even more so now that I have and engine more capable of moving a lot of air and that it's tamed a bit with that throttle setup I made. It's actually progressive now instead of just...
    15. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      My new Autotech cam gear arrived and is...

      My new Autotech cam gear arrived and is installed. Set to 2* advance, we'll see how it works out. A little pet peeve- over the years, with all of the stuff i've purchased from Autotech, they've...
    16. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      Not driving this evening. :banghead: It turns...

      Not driving this evening. :banghead: It turns out that I am a terrible welder and I have a bunch of little pinhole exhaust leaks at the flange that I installed. Taking care of those before I put it...
    17. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      I figured out the issue and it idles / revs...

      I figured out the issue and it idles / revs great!! It turns out I had my clutch cable ever-so-slightly too tight and it was catching, making it not want to idle and run. I'm also rigging up a...
    18. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      It's not working out so good right now. I had to...

      It's not working out so good right now. I had to repair the FPR, as the standard line applied too much pressure and the air plate wouldn't open. It idled nicely though. Also, it keeps jumping...
    19. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      It survived for about 8 years, so i'm not mad at...

      It survived for about 8 years, so i'm not mad at it. Ordered another already.
    20. Replies
      76
      Views
      5,547

      ....and I just figured out why it kept throwing...

      ....and I just figured out why it kept throwing the timing belt. All of the adjustment bolt on the adjustable cam sprocket are stripped, so it was rocking around. It did something interesting to...
    Results 1 to 20 of 250
    Page 1 of 13 1 2 3 4