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    05-21-2018, 03:03 PM
    Hi David, You need two coolant temperature sensors. One drives your temperature gauge, and the other feeds information to the Sniper system. ...
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    05-20-2018, 06:43 PM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread Mk4 IRS Question in Roadster
    The torque spec edwardb quotes is for the 2015+ IRS. (#1) The 180-200 ft-lbs spec is from the F5 manual for the 80's Thunderbird IRS. (#2) ...
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    05-17-2018, 07:36 PM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread no startup in Roadster
    Are you using the Sniper system to control timing? If so, have you set that parameter to "yes" during setup? That was the problem I ran into...
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    05-11-2018, 03:36 PM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread Rookie in Roadster
    Welcome! Your build sounds a lot like mine (except with the updated IRS). Great minds think alike! John
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    05-09-2018, 07:11 AM
    Neither my complete kit nor my Wilwood kit included the extenders. I fabricated some starting with a couple of U-bolts. The crosspiece from each...
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    05-08-2018, 06:46 AM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread FiTech wiring ?'s in Roadster
    Double check what wiring is required for compatibility with the MSD box vs a standard coil. It's different for the Holley system, and if you connect...
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    05-06-2018, 06:33 PM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread FiTech wiring ?'s in Roadster
    Hi John C, I was hoping someone with actual experience with the FiTech system would respond, but to get the conversation started I'll share what I...
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    05-05-2018, 10:59 AM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread IRS issues in Roadster
    These are standard width IRS control arms. IMG_2647 by jhsitton, on Flickr As Mike said, the mounting tabs are at a 90* angle on the pin...
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    05-02-2018, 02:29 PM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread E brake install in Roadster
    The extenders are shown on page 242 of my build manual (Rev 3Y, September 2014). Neither my complete kit nor my Wilwood kit included the...
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    04-30-2018, 06:49 AM
    phileas_fogg replied to a thread Fan Wiring in Roadster
    When you repurpose the RF fan circuit, be sure to change out the fuse to match the load. My fan fuse was 30A - WAY more than you want for seat...
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    04-27-2018, 12:57 PM
    Thanks for clearing that up, Mark. Superb customer service as always. John
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    04-26-2018, 07:48 PM
    Go ahead and trash the boot; you've got to get the ball joint out of that spindle. Replace the trashed boot with Energy Suspension 13009s. You...
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    04-26-2018, 07:28 PM
    Unfortunately I don't. The idea is that you want something more substantial than a 1/4" x 1/4" tab supporting the radiator, AND you want to avoid...
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    04-26-2018, 07:16 AM
    Thanks very much! John
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    04-26-2018, 07:13 AM
    You can always e-mail Mark at Breeze. He's super responsive and will likely e-mail you the instructions. A couple of details: first, be sure...
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    04-25-2018, 10:16 AM
    I love that color too. Do you happen to have a paint code (Land Rover or other) for Antigua Blue? John
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    04-24-2018, 08:06 AM
    I copied Chris's design 2 years ago (thanks Chris!), but added some height under the wheels. When rolling over the lip of my garage, one of the...
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    04-24-2018, 08:01 AM
    Is that Viking Blue with Wimbledon White stripes? John
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Rock climber since 1986. Building a MKIV roadster.
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MK IV Roadster #8631
Ford 302, Holley Terminator EFI, T5z, 3.55 Rear End, IRS, 17” Halibrand Replicas (9” front, 10.5” rear), Nitto 555 G2’s (275/40ZR17 front, 315/35ZR17 rear), Fast Freddie’s Power Steering, F5 Wilwood Brakes, FFMetal’s Firewall Forward, Forte’s Hydraulic Clutch & Throttle Linkage

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