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by rn240sx
Mon Aug 04, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: KA-T Chat
Topic: 2nd thoughts about whole build with dyno day drawing nearer.
Replies: 12
Views: 1954

Re: 2nd thoughts about whole build with dyno day drawing nea

Qemyst wrote: -PCV delete (venting to atmosphere via open fitting)
am i understanding this right when i ask that you do NOT have the pcv in there anymore…?? Assuming that you have an open fitting on the air/oil separator box so that its open all the time..??
by rn240sx
Thu Jan 10, 2013 6:58 pm
Forum: Hardbody KA-T's
Topic: New motor break in ...
Replies: 5
Views: 2621

New motor break in ...

So I just purchased a 2012 frontier with 26 miles and now it's up at 280 miles. My question to you guys is what should be the proper break In ..?? We are planning a trip up to north Carolina at the end of February and it's about a 600 mile drive and I would like to take my truck rather than her suv ...
by rn240sx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 3:56 pm
Forum: FWD KA-T
Topic: Cold motor compression results
Replies: 4
Views: 3782

well if its going to be out of the car then just pull the oil pan and pull the pistons and re-ring them wouldnt take no time. but yea for a daily it would be ok to drive on but he may use a little oil but nothing horrible. i was told to do a leak down test and see if its leaking anywhere… They said...
by rn240sx
Tue Dec 04, 2012 8:27 am
Forum: FWD KA-T
Topic: Cold motor compression results
Replies: 4
Views: 3782

ok for what? boosting no prolly not. daily driving sure its for my nephew.. he overheated his other motor petty bad beyond repair and this is the ONLY used motor i could find locally at a junk yard… and thats what it tested cold. I just don't wana clean it, swap parts and drop it in to find out tha...
by rn240sx
Mon Dec 03, 2012 2:01 pm
Forum: FWD KA-T
Topic: Cold motor compression results
Replies: 4
Views: 3782

Cold motor compression results

Junk yard 98 Altima ka motor ... Cranking with starter and battery wot .. I get 120, 120, 110, 110
Is this ok for a cold motor ??
by rn240sx
Sun Nov 25, 2012 9:04 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Bad headgasket..??
Replies: 5
Views: 972

.There is also a lot of breaking down of gasket material between the coolant passages and cylinder ring on cylinder #2 Now I did notice that from the new gasket to the old one, cylinders 1-3 coolant passages are blocked off where on the old one, some of the passages are somewhat breaking apart like...
by rn240sx
Sun Nov 25, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Bad headgasket..??
Replies: 5
Views: 972

schmauster920 wrote:There is a common problem, the intake manifold can leak coolant to the #1 runner since the coolant jacket is right there, be sure you have RTV around that water port and make sure the intake manifold bolts are tight!
This is an Altima ... Not a 240 ka, sorry I didn't mention that...
by rn240sx
Sun Nov 25, 2012 11:31 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Bad headgasket..??
Replies: 5
Views: 972

Bad headgasket..??

Block side... http://i259.photobucket.com/albums/hh291/rn240sx/20121125_124201.jpg http://i259.photobucket.com/albums/hh291/rn240sx/20121125_124210.jpg http://i259.photobucket.com/albums/hh291/rn240sx/20121125_124216.jpg Head side... http://i259.photobucket.com/albums/hh291/rn240sx/20121125_124226.j...
by rn240sx
Sat Jun 30, 2012 8:12 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Henry's automatic s14
Replies: 14
Views: 2910

i think i found your semi twin brother, body wise at least..


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by rn240sx
Thu Mar 01, 2012 10:12 am
Forum: Dyno Results
Topic: jmac's He341aka hy35w @20 psi 404 whp and 382 torque.
Replies: 27
Views: 11166

20 lbs on 93 octane…??? U got brass balls…!!
by rn240sx
Thu Mar 01, 2012 9:50 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: TTT's Baller On A Budget Turbo Build (Adios Supercharger)
Replies: 62
Views: 7729

I know what you are saying about the blow through. Only issue with this is the cap starts to blow off. But quick fix is to used plastic epoxy. not sure about u guys but Ive been blow thru since 04 and I have never, I mean never had any of my Maf sensor caps blown off ... And they all have seen 25 p...
by rn240sx
Thu Mar 01, 2012 8:09 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Project 240SX-T
Replies: 45
Views: 11520

I'm having an issue with the OP and the review is listed here ---> http://zilvia.net/f/businesses/437446-christian-kustomz-westminister-md-very-poor-experience.html i read the entire thing and here is my take: I asked to test drive the vehicle and showed John I had the cash in hand. John then takes...
by rn240sx
Wed Feb 29, 2012 8:03 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: my first turbo build thread
Replies: 63
Views: 9539

well if one hole has to be welded, then its a bad design… on that part, but the manifold itself is a bad design so…
kinda like the old school revhard manifold… got the job done, just not very well haha
by rn240sx
Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:45 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: my first turbo build thread
Replies: 63
Views: 9539

supakat wrote:There is only one that needs to be welded. It is an emusa design.
ok and which one is that cause I've never heard of that design… generic I'm guessing..??
by rn240sx
Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:28 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: my first turbo build thread
Replies: 63
Views: 9539

Make sure you weld the T4 mounting hole shut. i don't recall the t4 mounting holes being part of the exhaust path… neither the T3 mounting holes so leaving them open should not create an exhaust leak in any way shape or form / nor any performance issues cause they are outside the exhaust flow area…...
by rn240sx
Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:21 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: my first turbo build thread
Replies: 63
Views: 9539

Re: my first turbo build thread

johnnyc wrote:also i didn't want to cut corners on the tune. thanks for the info!
well the tune is only as good as the equipment its tuning.. But that manifold will get the job done*
by rn240sx
Tue Feb 28, 2012 2:54 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: my first turbo build thread
Replies: 63
Views: 9539

Re: my first turbo build thread

johnnyc wrote:ebay cast manifold
that manifold is gonna give you a lot of top end restriction…. Its not very efficient on top end…
by rn240sx
Thu Feb 23, 2012 3:25 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: KA-T Powered 1967 Volvo 122s
Replies: 16
Views: 3942

man… i give some u u guys mad props for the amount of time, $$ and customization you put into some of these non nissan vehicles and get it to work..!!!
by rn240sx
Thu Feb 23, 2012 2:59 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Dub's Kouki New Build.
Replies: 60
Views: 11199

Re: Dub's Kouki New Build.

Dubs wrote:Sorry, didn't mean to offend anyone here.
no u didn't offend anyone, not me at least. I was just curious to know why people still use the low/high boost nonsense...
I just wanted to know what the new parameters are for low and high boost ... Since people still use that terminology...
by rn240sx
Wed Feb 22, 2012 7:52 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: Dub's Kouki New Build.
Replies: 60
Views: 11199

Re: Dub's Kouki New Build.

Dubs wrote:It was on low boost due to ignition cut.
wow, do people still use that "low" boost terminology..??

while i am on this subject, what are the parameters for "low" boost and "high" boost nowadays..??
by rn240sx
Wed Nov 23, 2011 9:17 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: KA-T Goneee, Look What I Got!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 3599

S14 Kouki wrote:For you ROB!!!. lol
aww 4 me..?? lol ur so sweet Sam.. lol

What gear was that on when u stomped on it the 1st time..??
by rn240sx
Sun Nov 13, 2011 10:16 am
Forum: KA-T Chat
Topic: Central Florida Sport compact Shootout.
Replies: 4
Views: 661

I have that weekend off (finally) so i should be there..
by rn240sx
Thu Nov 10, 2011 3:49 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: official build thread
Replies: 300
Views: 57045

turbo2nr wrote:10:1 + e85 + big turbo
mmm E85 :-) good stuff ..!!
by rn240sx
Sat Oct 08, 2011 9:02 am
Forum: Hardbody KA-T's
Topic: 02 Frontier Intake
Replies: 2
Views: 1310

Thats pretty slick looking. Did you make it yourself? if so nice work i am looking to make one like that where there any issues when you made it? actually i did make one that was very close to this one but when i put it on, my idle was really jumpy and unstable… Not sure why cause the maf is under ...
by rn240sx
Thu Sep 15, 2011 10:22 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: 91 Miata Ka-T project
Replies: 104
Views: 23487

I ask myself the same thing... I guess a Miata with torque without a V8, and I love boost, and hate the fricken Miata powertrain. It just spitballed from "hey, it'd be cool to have a Ka-t in a miata, then we realized the intake exhaust layout is the same;" as well as a **** load of other stuff, int...
by rn240sx
Wed Sep 14, 2011 6:14 pm
Forum: KA-T Tech. Advanced
Topic: HOW TO: *Properly* disconnect your PCV ...
Replies: 237
Views: 204229

Re: HOW TO: *Properly* disconnect your PCV ...

orion wrote:And the proper way is NOT to just remove the 4-into-one deal, and cap each bung with a vacuum cap. They will leak. They crack, then leak. They pop off.
thats what i did and 3 yrs later, all 4 vacuum caps are still there, the clamps are still on and NO vacuum leak, idle is great :-)
by rn240sx
Wed Sep 14, 2011 5:59 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: 91 Miata Ka-T project
Replies: 104
Views: 23487

not sure if anyone has asked you this yet, if so, my apologies, but WHY a ka or ka-t for that matter in a miata especially with all that custom work that needs to be done..??
by rn240sx
Mon Sep 05, 2011 10:25 am
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: KA-T Goneee, Look What I Got!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 3599

S14 Kouki wrote:I will have vids soon, Just finished wrapping up some small stuff. When I first turned it on I didnt really have my camera on me and plus there was a hurricane outside. lol
yea yea... excuses excuses :-)
by rn240sx
Sun Sep 04, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: KA-T Goneee, Look What I Got!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 3599

TheOne wrote:Vid Or ban!, j/k; bastard:)
haha i was gonna BAN his ass for even posting that **** he just pulled but since he just that gay, im gonna let him slide and give him time to get that pos up and running… :-)
by rn240sx
Sun Sep 04, 2011 8:16 pm
Forum: KA-T Picture Threads
Topic: KA-T Goneee, Look What I Got!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 3599

yea we better see some god damn video's of this **** running … :-)