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    11-18-2017, 11:24 AM
    BB767 replied to a thread Gauge Question in Roadster
    Edward, I am sure glad you do not tire of answering novice questions, it seems like you are always on duty! 1. Now that you mention it it do...
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    11-18-2017, 10:44 AM
    BB767 started a thread Gauge Question in Roadster
    First electrical power-up, two issues (so far). First, fuel gauge pegs at full even though there is no fuel in the tank. Second, gauge...
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    11-18-2017, 09:37 AM
    BB767 replied to a thread Kirkey Seat Question in Roadster
    PERFECT! Looks like these are exactly what I need, they are in the mail. It looks like you can adjust the height and tilt of the seat after these are...
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    11-18-2017, 12:04 AM
    Sorry for the delay Bro, didn't see the question earlier. I have the 427W with the FAST XFI Street, throttle body injection, single 4 barrel (not...
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    11-17-2017, 11:41 PM
    BB767 started a thread Kirkey Seat Question in Roadster
    Near to installing my seats. Have been sitting in them (in the car) for two months now trying to find that perfect position to bolt them down in. I...
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    11-13-2017, 05:25 AM
    BB767 replied to a thread Throttle Linkage in Roadster
    MP, just to clarify, I have not ran the engine yet, I will give the cable a chance before I change it out. I would rather not spend the extra time...
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    11-12-2017, 05:56 PM
    BB767 replied to a thread Throttle Linkage in Roadster
    That's what I thought. Glad you all agree, looks like mechanical is the way to go. Thanks again for the advice.
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    11-12-2017, 10:19 AM
    BB767 started a thread Throttle Linkage in Roadster
    Installed the throttle cable yesterday on my Roadster. Less than impressed with the response with the cable. Looking at the mechanical linkage...
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    11-11-2017, 09:26 PM
    Great, thank you all for the comments! It really does not seem right but now I will not worry about it......... At least until the first start!...
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    11-10-2017, 02:24 PM
    Just talked to Dan at FF. He says that they are supposed to be loose like that and that they will seal when pressurized. Can anyone else confirm that...
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    11-10-2017, 02:17 PM
    Good thought. I went and checked, no package, but there were O rings on the shipping plugs so I tried that, no change. Those go on the nut but it...
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    11-10-2017, 01:21 PM
    I am trying to install my power steering lines. They are the ones supplied with the FFR kit going onto the power steering unit supplied as an option...
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    11-10-2017, 01:29 AM
    BB767 replied to a thread Brake Bleed help in Roadster
    Pressure bleed using a basketball pump did the trick in half an hour. Works great.
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    11-10-2017, 01:26 AM
    351W, FFR headers, went in easy, tons for room for the oil filter, no problem.
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    11-07-2017, 09:48 PM
    Hi Rob, welcome. Nice to see a few more builders in northern California, looking forward to meeting you someday at a Nor-Cal car event! I am just...
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    11-07-2017, 09:31 PM
    Hi Yama-Bro. Been watching your build, looks good! Since you were discussing the steering rack, thought I'd pass along something I noticed. If you...
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    11-06-2017, 01:12 AM
    Well great. The only thing on the car that I have not put on and removed at least twice will now join the list! :p Thanks for the advice though,...
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    11-06-2017, 01:01 AM
    BB767 replied to a thread Brake Bleed help in Roadster
    Thanks all. I think Mike has a good guess as I think I can hear air being drawn into the M/C as the pedal goes out. I will try each of the above...
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    11-05-2017, 01:23 AM
    The FFR power steering rack that came with my (full) kit had bushings and sleeves already installed. I mounted it with these in it. Was I supposed to...
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    11-05-2017, 01:17 AM
    BB767 started a thread Brake Bleed help in Roadster
    Trying to bleed the brakes and having a problem I hope someone can figure out. We are doing it manually the old fashioned way with one person pushing...
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    10-30-2017, 09:00 PM
    The top of my steering shaft angles towards the center of the car noticeably. After talking to other owners that is not unusual. I think when you put...
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    10-29-2017, 10:31 PM
    BB767 replied to a thread Oil Temp Sensor Location in Roadster
    In case this helps anyone else; Upon further examination, Blue Print Engines had the foresight to install a bung into the oil pan at exactly the...
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    10-29-2017, 12:07 AM
    BB767 replied to a thread Oil Temp Sensor Location in Roadster
    Thanks for the info Bob, guess I shouldn't put it there!
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    10-28-2017, 08:03 PM
    Hi all. I have heard some differing opinions on the best location for the oil temperature sending unit. I would prefer not to make any new holes in...
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    10-28-2017, 07:38 PM
    For what it's worth. Both the fuel pump (in tank) and fuel level sender retaining clips snapped off VERY easily when I tried to attach them, and I...
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    10-28-2017, 07:27 PM
    Ok, it seems the consensus of the senior members is, no relocate, I'll go with that. I agree, the relocate kit seems like a leak waiting to happen....
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    10-27-2017, 10:00 PM
    I have a 351W Dart block going into my MK4. FFR says I need to use the filter relocate kit. It sure looks to me like I will have plenty of space...
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    10-24-2017, 02:31 AM
    Steve, that helps a great deal, thank you. I think I will need to change my plan as I do not want the switches crowded into a corner. I do have...
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    10-23-2017, 10:29 PM
    Thank you all, very good info. JDAV, it appears that your dash begins to curve just beyond your tach (hard to tell for sure in the photo), is that...
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    10-23-2017, 04:41 PM
    I am trying to decide which switch to put where on the dash. I cannot find any clear photos of how much room there is on the dash to left side of the...
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