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06-28-17, 09:55 PM
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Posted By kel

Any experience with OJ Imports?

Hi everyone,
I just ran across OJ Imports (ojimports.com) and see they have very good pricing for service I need on my RX. Anyone have experience or knowledge about his service/rebuilds etc?
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Forum: Microtech
12-07-13, 06:45 PM
Replies: 12
Microtech Too cold to start
Views: 1,473
Posted By kel

I thought about the Crank map too, but it already...

I thought about the Crank map too, but it already had a pretty steep curve up as temp goes down. I didn't do Water, because the in-hose heater was doing its job and water temp was about 30C above...
Forum: Microtech
12-07-13, 04:51 PM
Replies: 12
Microtech Too cold to start
Views: 1,473
Posted By kel

CO Okay! The Rx7 Club does it again! Couldn't...

Okay! The Rx7 Club does it again!

Couldn't find my handset, so put the laptop on it. Right now, it's around -19C (7F) and the car won't start. The original tune was done in Montana, so you'd...
Forum: Microtech
12-05-13, 09:54 PM
Replies: 12
Microtech Too cold to start
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Posted By kel

Thanks! I'll give the mixtrim a try. ...

Thanks!


I'll give the mixtrim a try. You're saying that the lower temps should be richer?
Forum: Microtech
12-05-13, 01:22 PM
Replies: 12
Microtech Too cold to start
Views: 1,473
Posted By kel

Too cold to start

Hi Gang,
Here's my setup on '88 TII

Atkins street port
550/750 RC Engineering injectors
Racing Beat Turbo Back exhaust
Microtech LTX12

So the recent cold snap did not sit well with my car...
12-02-13, 04:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By kel

Thanks, Steve. I'll give him a ring.

Thanks, Steve. I'll give him a ring.
12-02-13, 02:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By kel

shop in Denver

Hi gang,

like you, I do most work myself. But a clutch replacement is more than I want to do in my driveway.

can someone here recommend a good shop in the Denver area?

thanks!

-k-
02-09-13, 07:16 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

What screen we talking about? Would that be 23 -...

What screen we talking about? Would that be 23 - T-RPM? If so, I have +36 from 1500 - 9000

- k -
02-09-13, 07:14 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

That would be my belief. The switch to Mag...

That would be my belief. The switch to Mag Chloride is something that pisses me off. We don't need that here 99% of the time because 99% of the snowstorms are followed by blazing sun the next day...
02-09-13, 07:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Ah. I understand...and completely agree. Their...

Ah. I understand...and completely agree. Their monopoly is something that pisses me off as well; can't tell me that politics isn't pushing it. I, too, am pissed that I can't get collector plate...
02-09-13, 05:29 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

I see. I suppose that would contribute to the...

I see. I suppose that would contribute to the visual 'Brown Cloud' of old. However, it was definitely auto pollunants (and related industrial products) that were the worst. I recall a late January...
02-09-13, 05:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

I did the timing setup first thing after...

I did the timing setup first thing after repairing a bunch of small stuff and re-working the fuel supply, so I'm sure that it set right. There was some other ignition problem going on, and I...
02-09-13, 05:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Yes, now the pressure is off. Going to get tags...

Yes, now the pressure is off. Going to get tags Monday first thing, then get to work on the next decent day (snowing at the moment).

How would I check timing under load? you don't mean with a...
02-09-13, 04:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

That's interesting and good to know; I was told...

That's interesting and good to know; I was told (though admitedly, I didn't probe any further) that the particles can only rise to about 5000 feet due to density of air, so here it has nowhere to go....
02-09-13, 11:50 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Thanks! I should restate a point I made...

Thanks!

I should restate a point I made early in this thread. It's important to me, living in Colorado, that I be able to pass the test every day. I was here when the air was worse than L.A. (I...
02-08-13, 07:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Here's my update: Ran the gas down till the...

Here's my update:

Ran the gas down till the gauge needle was just touching the E, poured in two gallons of ethanol, Adjusted the OptTrmMix and dialed in an extra 10% to make it run fairly normal....
02-07-13, 05:12 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Ah. Yes, I know that screen, just didn't make...

Ah. Yes, I know that screen, just didn't make the connection.

Off to the test tomorrow!

- k -
02-07-13, 04:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

that's a great chart. I can see that where I'm...

that's a great chart. I can see that where I'm at now, I could be running NOX up.

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02-07-13, 03:50 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

wow, that's cool! Nowhere near that kind of...

wow, that's cool! Nowhere near that kind of magnanimity in our guys...they just want to get their 25 bucks and move along.


hmmm...NOX was very okay - 0.5125 against 4.00 - and I don't think...
02-07-13, 03:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Yes, I bought a Bonez High-Flow cat and got Midas...

Yes, I bought a Bonez High-Flow cat and got Midas to weld it up to fit in place of the pre-silencer. The air-pump has always been there (the previous owner was only part-way though the planned mods)...
02-07-13, 03:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Neither of the graphs are on straight gas. Both...

Neither of the graphs are on straight gas. Both have denatured alcohol; the bad one (hctest2.jpg) is with an extra gallon or so of premium.

AFRs, after warm-up, at idle and before the injectors...
02-07-13, 02:31 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

Thanks, I very much appreciate the help and...

Thanks, I very much appreciate the help and insight you've given me. I am aware that I've probably gotten a lot more help here than I've given. Anyway, I have been reading, tweaking and testing as...
02-07-13, 12:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

you ol' thread-jacker you. Hope you do get some...

you ol' thread-jacker you. Hope you do get some answers too.

- k -
02-07-13, 12:45 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

hope that gets you through, but for me, no can...

hope that gets you through, but for me, no can do. It's a Turbo II - no aux ports

- k -
02-07-13, 12:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,826
Posted By kel

I didn't even know that kind of machine was...

I didn't even know that kind of machine was rentable. Will have to look into that; could be very helpful!

Do you know what the machine is called?

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