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    DadofThree

    Fitech with ZERO rpm on handheld - Won't deliver fuel

    After some testing with Fitech Technical Support, I'm sending it back in for ECU repair. I'm actually relieved because I've been pulling my hair trying

    DadofThree Today, 06:59 PM Go to last post
    Jeff Kleiner

    Hood Scoop

    They are not the same.

    Jeff

    Jeff Kleiner Today, 06:44 PM Go to last post
    Vspeeds

    First Start

    It must be exciting. Congratulations.

    Vspeeds Today, 06:39 PM Go to last post
    Windy City Boys

    First Start

    Hurray!!! gives all of us behind you encouragement... good job...keep going....

    Windy City Boys Today, 06:33 PM Go to last post
    srobinsonx2

    First Start

    Congrats. I like the gas n pipes and the soundtrack. Dmoran....aka.....lowrider.

    srobinsonx2 Today, 05:46 PM Go to last post
    Itchief

    Hood Scoop

    Factory five still sells a mk III hood with a fiberglass scoop you may want to check and see if the mk iii and iv
    Use the same hood

    Itchief Today, 05:03 PM Go to last post
    Norm B

    Oil pan height to frame

    I added these to the bottom of the frame rails after I scuffed my drain plug on one of the local mountains pretending to be a speed bump. When I initially

    Norm B Today, 04:35 PM Go to last post
    DaveS53

    Oil pan height to frame

    What's most important is actual ground clearance. Not many cars use the frame for engine protection. If the oil pan is only 4 inches off the ground,

    DaveS53 Today, 04:07 PM Go to last post
    broku518

    How to choose tires?

    well well, looking at the ebay and see $100 coupon off for tires, plus free shipping.
    Wanted to wait for black Friday deals, but this is pretty

    broku518 Today, 04:05 PM Go to last post
    Avalanche325

    Footbox vent question

    I do close them occasionally them in the winter, especially early in the morning. I have the typical plastic gates that everyone uses and I have to say

    Avalanche325 Today, 03:54 PM Go to last post
    CDXXVII

    Hot Alternator - Why?

    If I have the ignition on without the engine running the alternator will get warm after a few minutes.

    CDXXVII Today, 03:08 PM Go to last post
    phileas_fogg

    First Start

    Congratulations Doug! Wait 'til you go-kart that thing...


    John

    phileas_fogg Today, 02:55 PM Go to last post
    AC Bill

    Hot Alternator - Why?

    So Jeff, you mention "not running", but would that also happen when the ignition is just turned on?

    I have heard of certain older

    AC Bill Today, 02:36 PM Go to last post
    AC Bill

    First Start

    The first start is a solid confirmation that you were doing the build correctly. after all..

    AC Bill Today, 01:43 PM Go to last post
    broku518

    First Start

    wow, awesome! Great sound.

    broku518 Today, 01:31 PM Go to last post
    DavidW

    First Start

    Sounds awesome, its all uphill after the first start

    DavidW Today, 01:24 PM Go to last post
    wareaglescott

    First Start

    Congrats! Sounds great

    wareaglescott Today, 01:21 PM Go to last post
    KW33

    First Start

    Sounds sweet! Congratulations!

    KW33 Today, 12:58 PM Go to last post
    Jeff Kleiner

    Hood Scoop

    Correct...do not bond the ABS scoop to a 'glass hood. It'll come back to haunt you later. I've found early Mk4 fiberglass scoops (what was supplied for

    Jeff Kleiner Today, 12:58 PM Go to last post
    GoDadGo

    First Start

    A Big Congratulations From N.O.L.A.

    GoDadGo Today, 12:56 PM Go to last post

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