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Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-27-2020, 03:19 PM
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Posted By IROCZman15
I had read that people have drilled and tapped...

I had read that people have drilled and tapped the intake manifold. At this point in almost April I have no desire to pull the intake manifold off of a brand spanking new engine and drill and tap...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-26-2020, 10:01 PM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
yea, lobe separation is 110.0 deg gross lift is...

yea, lobe separation is 110.0 deg
gross lift is .600 .600
duration at .050 is 245 and 245

I checked all around for vac leaks. my hoses are tight, the base-plate of the sniper is tight. I...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-26-2020, 07:46 PM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
So, not too much recently. with the race track...

So, not too much recently. with the race track shut down and roads "closed" the car sat for a few days. I did wash it and give it a polish/wax job too.


Got the drag radials mounted up and...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-16-2020, 12:07 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
Took out some time and converted the ignition...

Took out some time and converted the ignition timing control duties over to the Holley Sniper ECU. Removed the brand new MSD 85551 distributor from the brand new engine and took out the weights,...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-11-2020, 10:33 AM
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Posted By IROCZman15
Yea man. I think I saw that mustang there. Cool...

Yea man. I think I saw that mustang there. Cool

I remember seeing you selling the wheels/tires on here but I don’t think the backspacing will work my 12 bolt has the stock measurements for the...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-10-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
Awesome. Thanks larry. I guess the best way for...

Awesome. Thanks larry. I guess the best way for me to send them to you is via email, do you want to send me a PM with your email address in it ?
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-09-2020, 08:35 PM
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Posted By IROCZman15
two areas I need advice with: tuning: if...

two areas I need advice with:

tuning: if peopel know a local place I can stop by at and learn as the tuner looks at my combination and builds a tune. also, should I keep the distributor...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-08-2020, 11:38 PM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
Short version: -had fun -nothing broke ...

Short version:
-had fun
-nothing broke
-drove car to track, ran 6 passes, drove car home


Long version:

Got to Island Dragway today for their opening day of 2020, which was just a Test and...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-06-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
WBT, I thought about that too. Was talking to...

WBT, I thought about that too. Was talking to JoeyD about catch cans the other day also. I made some changes to the PCV system that I explain below. Tomorrow I will get to see how well it works.
...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-06-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
when you say, a little air filter into the valve...

when you say, a little air filter into the valve cover.. do you mean a breather? thats what I initially was running, two open element style breathers, one per valve cover. they were beginning to...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-05-2020, 10:22 PM
Replies: 76
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Posted By IROCZman15
all good points here. we may be on to something! ...

all good points here. we may be on to something!

so yes, Matt, thats the same exact paragraph I keep reading and doing (and was what I was doing in that short youtube clip video). Thats the...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-05-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
I was doing some research last night and I posted...

I was doing some research last night and I posted on third gen.org when I learned about my timing light not working with the multiple sparks. That was not fun to learn. So it looks like my brand new...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-04-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
Of course not! I currently have no idea what I’m...

Of course not! I currently have no idea what I’m doing !!!
All I did was cycle the key or restart the car if the engine stalled (like in the video). The holley sniper manual says to just cycle the...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-04-2020, 07:00 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
ok, will do ok, phew. it is NOT the rear...

ok, will do

ok, phew. it is NOT the rear main seal. there was oil higher up on the backside of the engine and some in the front trickling down by the manifold area.* I pulled the old PCV valve...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-04-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
WBT : I am using this timing light. ...

WBT : I am using this timing light. https://shop.advanceautoparts.com/p/innova-digital-timing-light-3568/12071152-p?product_channel=local&store=7681 I don't think it is a "dial back" style...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-02-2020, 06:30 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
it's not the base Holley tune. it is indeed the...

it's not the base Holley tune. it is indeed the tune from when the engine was dyno'd, but there wasn't much tuning that needed to be done on the dyno. the sniper is NOT controlling timing advance...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-02-2020, 12:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
I downloaded the software to my desktop computer...

I downloaded the software to my desktop computer in the house successfully, but was sad to learn that when I tried to download the same holley sniper efi software to the very old (10 year old HP...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 03-01-2020, 04:27 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
not sure that I do have to do that? I got the...

not sure that I do have to do that? I got the Lokarn anchor-tight dipstick that is specifically made for the 700R4, so I didnt think i would have to adjust anything? these type dipsticks arte not...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 02-29-2020, 11:10 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
I decided on buying the one I liked from the...

I decided on buying the one I liked from the start, the Billet Specialties 15420. It arrived yesterday and I had my wife help me put it on. I have plenty of hood height clearance, which will be good...
Forum: Wanted To Buy - Automotive 02-28-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By IROCZman15
Yup yup Thanks guys. I have dave...

Yup yup

Thanks guys. I have dave (jewboy’s) number. I just didn’t know if he was still around Nj since I know he isn’t active on the boards here anymore. Thanks fellas
Forum: Wanted To Buy - Automotive 02-27-2020, 11:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By IROCZman15
dang, nobody know of any cars in NJ that are...

dang, nobody know of any cars in NJ that are partially cut up ? was trying to help a friend out, but he might wind up just having to order the one on ebay for $500
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 02-25-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
awesome. yea, that does sound a bit more...

awesome. yea, that does sound a bit more appropriate. I am really hoping never to see over 200 210 deg on on the temp gauge. so settign the fans around the values you listed would be better. and,...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 02-24-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
good point, good point. that's the type of...

good point, good point. that's the type of feedback and advice I like to hear on this thread. thanks man.

What numbers do you suggest I use for the fan1 and fan 2 then. 160 deg thermostat.. and...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 02-23-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
oh wow! I didn't notice my typo. that was a...

oh wow! I didn't notice my typo. that was a mistake. my bad.

I changed some of the settings in the handheld today actually, but the 280 deg was a mistake

Fan1: on 190 off 160
Fan 2: on 215 ...
Forum: Engine / Power / Tuning 02-22-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,671
Posted By IROCZman15
PolarBear: yea the price seemed pretty high, and...

PolarBear: yea the price seemed pretty high, and I am in NO real rush to have TCC lockup right away. Good to know that I can probably go with a more affordable kit that will do the job just fine. ...
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