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by Jmcc
Wed May 16, 2012 11:38 am
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's
Replies: 14
Views: 1580

I paid 1200 for mine with a super clean body, seibon hood, k-sport coilovers, exedy stage 2 clutch, hks catback. granted it had a seized engine, but good trans and still had a/c and everything intact. That was also like 4 years ago yeah 4 years ago lol. i picked up my first 40 4 years ago for 2k no...
by Jmcc
Tue May 15, 2012 12:59 pm
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's
Replies: 14
Views: 1580

so the guy wants 4800 for a car he put 3k of work into? and it runs great and reliable but may need a fuel pump? people really are winners lmao yes thay are.. heck i paid 2500 for a some what clean 96 integra ls. then turned around and traded it plus 1k on top for a clean 02 gti with tune and some ...
by Jmcc
Tue May 15, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's
Replies: 14
Views: 1580

Lol here in chicago anything thats does not have rust, people wanted 3k-4k some of them don't even run. This one is epic http://chicago.craigslist.org/nwi/cto/3010858324.html I would not pay 300, cus there is so much to fix on that char. lmao i love how the last pic doesn't even match the car at al...
by Jmcc
Tue May 15, 2012 5:59 am
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's
Replies: 14
Views: 1580

im gunna keep lookin just some of the crap some ppl wana sell is stupid.

hell i picked up my 02 gti for a steal. and still cheaper than some ppl want for their beater 40..
by Jmcc
Tue May 15, 2012 5:47 am
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's
Replies: 14
Views: 1580

beercandrifter wrote:s13 hatch, <1000
s13 coupe ~1500
lol im just gunna have to keep waiting or find some body that will come down..

i dont want to pull my old shell out i gave to a friend of mine a long time ago.
by Jmcc
Tue May 15, 2012 5:27 am
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's
Replies: 14
Views: 1580

is it just me or are ppl asking way to much for their 40's

been out of the game for a wile now. been wanting to get another 40 again.
but i think its just wrong how much ppl been wanting for a crapped out 40. or a non running swap lol..

what would you guy say is a reasonable price on a clean stock shell??
by Jmcc
Fri Jan 13, 2012 8:28 am
Forum: DIYAutoTune
Topic: We've now got a bolt in trigger disc of our own! Only $25
Replies: 21
Views: 4078

i just got done installing the wheel. so much better than the stock four slots.

thanks diy!
by Jmcc
Wed Jan 11, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Bearings
Replies: 3
Views: 481

ppctx wrote:Someone please correct me if I'm wrong, but I believe you should measure diameters first before ordering bearings.
why correct?. you should do it any ways.
by Jmcc
Tue Jan 10, 2012 5:09 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Advanced
Topic: BOOSTED ITB's
Replies: 14
Views: 2006

i'll let you know how mine work soon enough 8) getiting it to tune for low speed driving is my concern mostly, and a maf isnt required either.. when i ran mine, i think the problem i was having to get it right was the burnt out valve i had. cause when i put the stock plenum back on it was fine for ...
by Jmcc
Mon Jan 09, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Advanced
Topic: BOOSTED ITB's
Replies: 14
Views: 2006

No one has any solid knowledge on this? Can anyone apply physics or theories of air dynamics to solidify one or the other? keep looking. i had found a thread about this from years ago, just can't remember what the title was. and if i remember right it had some good info in their, and will prolly an...
by Jmcc
Mon Dec 26, 2011 10:14 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

i had to bump it to 4.5 to fix it. 3.0 or 3.5 was where it was at. and thanks for the offer but im already on a ms and i am wanting to go cop. but thats down the road a bit more. add on: the first time i messed with the dewll it was for battery correction, so for got about the one just for the coil....
by Jmcc
Mon Dec 26, 2011 2:39 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

i got it fixed for now. i havn't had much time to even look at the car. but i finaly had a slow day at work. i added some dwell for the coil and had fixed the miss under high load. but i think the coil is starting to go bad.
by Jmcc
Wed Dec 21, 2011 7:53 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: help convert a RB driver!
Replies: 25
Views: 1234

shift_down wrote:^ about that....did you buy them? I want them!!!
??? pm me aint no reason to take up his thread.
by Jmcc
Wed Dec 21, 2011 7:02 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: help convert a RB driver!
Replies: 25
Views: 1234

So i dont need some smart asses speaking down to me. Im hear to learn from people who know what they are speaking about. im not really smart, an ass yes. just looking at the thread's title and the first post is the same thing i keep seeing. then they don''t hear what they wana hear and leave. i hav...
by Jmcc
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:57 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: help convert a RB driver!
Replies: 25
Views: 1234

Re: help convert a RB driver!

DJRhodes84 wrote:So please make me a believer and give me some pointers...
um why???? we can spoon feed you all the info in the world, and reasons to stay with a ka. but at the end of the day you can still end up hating it and going back to your old ways.
by Jmcc
Tue Dec 20, 2011 11:49 am
Forum: KA-T Chat
Topic: Is your car running good?
Replies: 27
Views: 2071

life suck's!!! car still runs good, sits most of the time. havn't been on in a wile.
by Jmcc
Fri Nov 25, 2011 5:01 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Coolant Bleeding
Replies: 35
Views: 3501

just fill up the rad, put the heat on just turn it to heat don't have to have the blower motor on. let idle for about 10-15 min. then hold 2k rpm for about 5 min. then shut the car off with the cap open still let it cool down. and you will need to add some coolant as it cools then you should be all ...
by Jmcc
Wed Nov 23, 2011 7:33 am
Forum: Car Chat
Topic: Best motor ever
Replies: 18
Views: 2153

mopar slant 6.
by Jmcc
Mon Nov 14, 2011 1:24 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

thanks for the post. there is some more stuff i need looking into. haven't had much time in the last couple weeks to even look at the car.
by Jmcc
Sat Nov 05, 2011 10:11 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Clutch slave cylinder question
Replies: 8
Views: 540

did you set the pedal height per fsm??

not having the pedal set right will cause problems with bleeding it and so on.
by Jmcc
Sat Nov 05, 2011 7:07 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

got some new plug for the car, she runs fine now. just a little on the rich side still.
but nothing i can't fix. it just don't seem right those plugs wern't in their but maybe 1k miles. o well
by Jmcc
Thu Oct 27, 2011 4:54 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Parasitic Battery Drain Troubleshooting
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

^^ lol wow if you know witch fuse to pull why couldn't you figure out the problem instead of wiring in a switch??
by Jmcc
Wed Oct 26, 2011 6:11 am
Forum: KA-T Chat
Topic: Holset HE341 on sr20det
Replies: 17
Views: 2473

jap scrap wrote: Over here now in ireland and uk my 345hp is a underpowered car on average cars are between 450 and 550hp


hate to thread jack what part of irland are you from??
by Jmcc
Wed Oct 26, 2011 5:01 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Parasitic Battery Drain Troubleshooting
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

never seen some body use a test light for this kinda test.. but i would deff have a dvom for this. also i wouldnt dissconect any thing in the car. you could have an exccesive draw say from a radio and wouldn't see it if you already unhooked it before the test. also leave all the doors closed and so ...
by Jmcc
Wed Oct 26, 2011 4:38 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: prerequisite for postinga question in the tech sections!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 426

Re: prerequisite for postinga question in the tech sections!

nismoautoxr wrote:Could we make a sticky that says that you MUST at least post your year and trim level preceding your question???? kindof hard to give educated advice without it .

great idea!! but how many other stickies are their that no one looks at any ways.
by Jmcc
Tue Oct 25, 2011 5:42 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Parasitic Battery Drain Troubleshooting
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

sh!t just happens. and yes one by one. but leave each one you pull out till you come across something.

edit: what are the draw numbers ????
by Jmcc
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:19 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: Parasitic Battery Drain Troubleshooting
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

since you did mess with the alt it could be in the same circuit, just check and make sure first. also the alt fuse does power the cabin. so if you pull just that fuse. it would stop a draw if it had to do with somthing in side the cabin.
by Jmcc
Fri Oct 21, 2011 7:47 am
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

the first thing i check was the plugs to see the color. thay are fine, it also has a bright orange spark from the dizzy all the way to the plug's. it will be a stumble to back firing out the back. only under wot tho. i pulled some fuel and no help added fuel no help. but i did change the dwell setti...
by Jmcc
Thu Oct 20, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

well i got first to run out with out missing a beat but 2nd still f'ed for some reason. o well don't care any more.
by Jmcc
Thu Oct 20, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Basic
Topic: miss under wot.
Replies: 11
Views: 851

remember no boost. and i do not remember. but its seems a few points leaner than before tho. im gunna thos some more fuel at it and see what i get. the last time i messed with the tune it was about 90+ out side lol.