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01-16-2019, 07:59 PM
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Posted By JoBy

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12-01-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 468
Posted By JoBy

I made a bracket and mounted my 6AL ( not digital...

I made a bracket and mounted my 6AL ( not digital ) behind the battery.

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08-05-2018, 06:08 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,272
Posted By JoBy

Why not take it one step further and offset the...

Why not take it one step further and offset the cylinders :)

https://global.yamaha-motor.com/about/technology/power_source/004/
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07-25-2018, 08:12 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,272
Posted By JoBy

I decided to go with long 6.125 rods when...

I decided to go with long 6.125 rods when building my 372 CUI. ( 4.125 bore and 3.48 stroke )
That is a 1.76 Rod length/Stroke Ratio.
My main reson was to reduce piston side loading and friction....
07-21-2018, 08:31 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 29,784
Posted By JoBy

One more year ... Bought some new tires,...

One more year ...

Bought some new tires, Hoosier DR2, 295/50-16 and that really maxed out the available space.
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02-23-2018, 09:12 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 58,534
Posted By JoBy

This is from a book I bought over 15 years ago,...

This is from a book I bought over 15 years ago, and it was old then.

First printing 1983. Second printing 1986. ISBN 0-932128-04-1

It is a lot of interesing information from when the C4 was...
11-03-2017, 02:47 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 11,566
Posted By JoBy

The real performance benefit from sequential is...

The real performance benefit from sequential is when using big injectors, like 120 lbs. When the injectors open and close they induce fuel pressure fluctuations. Eight 80 lbs injectors in sequential...
07-26-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 29,784
Posted By JoBy

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The new Hoosier DR2 295/50-16 does fit without problems. I have...
06-22-2017, 04:42 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 29,784
Posted By JoBy

Cold air but not ram. This is looking up under...

Cold air but not ram. This is looking up under the front with the filters in front of the intercooler:
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06-21-2017, 10:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 709
Posted By JoBy

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06-07-2017, 03:59 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 29,784
Posted By JoBy

I bought two K&N air filters for the new C7...

I bought two K&N air filters for the new C7 Corvette. A single filter is used by the 2017 Z06 rated 650 hp. Two should be enough for me. I like these filters because they mount to a flat surface like...
06-01-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,550
Posted By JoBy

* Cable to starter solenoid but that is easy to...

* Cable to starter solenoid but that is easy to detect and bypass. ( And that is already there from 1984 also but it does not use the coded key )

* Power to ignition coil. Engine still gets fuel...
05-24-2017, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By JoBy

I installed a china android stereo. Camara...

I installed a china android stereo. Camara support and android appls like navigation. It is slower than my old stereo to start, but not too bad.

The one I got was a bit too big, so I hat to remove...
05-23-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By JoBy

I did some measurements on my 1984 with 16"x9.5"...

I did some measurements on my 1984 with 16"x9.5" with 255/50-16 tires,

It is 32-33 mm from dogbone to tire. The long nut in the picture is 30mm flatside to flatside and 34 mm corner to corner.
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05-23-2017, 04:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By JoBy

The real rear 1990-1996 ZR1 will fit all corners...

The real rear 1990-1996 ZR1 will fit all corners on an early C4. You might have to limit steering angle at the front and they will stick out a bit.

Best fit from newer Corvettes are front rims...
05-22-2017, 11:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By JoBy

If I had the newer calipers with built in parking...

If I had the newer calipers with built in parking brake actuators, I would switch to the early with drum parking brake. I think that the early type is better with less problems.

You probalby have...
05-20-2017, 03:15 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 29,784
Posted By JoBy

Thanks Branden, This is equally old related...

Thanks Branden,

This is equally old related threads:

Installation / Modification of the Holley Stealth Ram...
05-17-2017, 06:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,040
Posted By JoBy

No problem :) You have to look at the...

No problem :)

You have to look at the complete system.

Tank -> Pump -> Filter -> Injectors -> Regulator -> Tank

The fuel pump create a flow.
The regulator restricts flow back to the tank...
05-17-2017, 05:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,040
Posted By JoBy

If you have a rubber hose on the return after the...

If you have a rubber hose on the return after the regulator you can use a pair of pliers to pinch the hose. That way you can see that the pressure instantly increase. With the 1985 fuel pump you...
05-05-2017, 10:31 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,635
Posted By JoBy

It detects the current in the cable. No current...

It detects the current in the cable. No current -> no flash.

If you have internal arcing in the distributor you can see a flash when connected to wire from ignition coil, but not wire to spark...
05-05-2017, 02:33 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,635
Posted By JoBy

You can also do a test with a timing light on...

You can also do a test with a timing light on those cables. If the light is flashing then you have a spark. Sometimes if you have a weak spark you can see the spark when the plug is out of the...
05-04-2017, 05:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,250
Posted By JoBy

The stock computer has some learning ability...

The stock computer has some learning ability based on Lambda sensor but that is mostly for low load/cruising situations. Removing battery cable for a while and the ECM will have to re-learn from...
05-04-2017, 03:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 283
Posted By JoBy

Both turning indicators on and LCD black...

Both turning indicators on and LCD black indicates bad ground. A common problem that is not too difficult to fix.

You will find a lot of information here: http://batee.com/articles.html
05-02-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,005
Posted By JoBy

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c4-tech-perfo...

https://www.corvetteforum.com/forums/c4-tech-performance/1250660-1984-single-turbo-by-joby.html
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04-12-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By JoBy

It is very simple to adjust ride hight in the...

It is very simple to adjust ride hight in the rear. You adjust with a nut. If you need more threads then use a longer bolt.
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