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  1. awptickes replied to the thread The white-mess, my EM1 Si with a d16y8..

    Good deal. After I get the duty cycle figured out, then I'll start playing with springs in the wastegate.

    Dec 6, 2019 at 5:03 PM
  2. awptickes attached a file to the thread The white-mess, my EM1 Si with a d16y8..

    I replaced all the injector connectors by using the factory LS engine fuel injector harness. I spliced in the Delphi 5-way 150 connector...

    IMG_20191204_165804.jpg IMG_20191204_165817.jpg IMG_20191205_210435.jpg Boost_3port_02.png Dec 6, 2019 at 11:36 AM
  3. awptickes replied to the thread D16Z6 Intermittent Idle/Power Problems.

    Make sure your CEL bulb actually works... it sounds like it doesn't. I'd bet someone removed it from the cluster... lol. Maybe you...

    Dec 5, 2019 at 11:41 AM
  4. awptickes replied to the thread D16y8 build for boost.

    It's a casting/forging mark. You had me so worried I went out to the shop with a magnifying glass. I'll measure the journals later...

    Dec 4, 2019 at 1:12 PM
  5. awptickes replied to the thread D16Z6 Intermittent Idle/Power Problems.

    Which ECU are you using? Does the CEL come on when you turn the key to run but not start?

    Dec 3, 2019 at 8:03 PM
  6. awptickes replied to the thread Battery Tool Kits.

    So far so good. I've been using it for a while, basically as a "bolt/nut remover" for everything. I still hand-tighten everything.

    Dec 3, 2019 at 4:54 PM
  7. awptickes attached a file to the thread D16y8 build for boost.

    Where do you mean? I didn't look over the crank yet, so it's entirely possible... I got the block deck cleaned up, as I decided to...

    IMG_20191203_152826.jpg Dec 3, 2019 at 4:52 PM
  8. awptickes replied to the thread Battery Tool Kits.

    I got a Bauer impact from Hazard Fraught. $100 and got an extra battery, impact adapters, magnetic sockets, and a bag thing that's...

    Dec 1, 2019
  9. awptickes replied to the thread B20 vtec turbo build.

    Forged internals, custom gears, custom driveshaft, and a lot of time on your hands to replace pretty much everything from the fuel...

    Dec 1, 2019