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by oldeskewltoy
Wed Jan 16, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: Fun Talk
Topic: 007 and his Aston Martin
Replies: 3
Views: 2127

Re: 007 and his Aston Martin

griplimited wrote:- The car used started as a $400k DB6 and went through restoration to look the way it did today.



:o

I had a chance @ a Superleggera DB5 back when I was 20.... they only wanted $3500.00 :cry:
by oldeskewltoy
Wed Jan 16, 2013 8:44 am
Forum: OWNERS and BUILDERS
Topic: UPDATE: 5.5agze 20v coming Spring 2015
Replies: 218
Views: 130646

Re: 5.5ag 20v Coupe

Image

Tony... Do I spy my logo??? LEEN informed they would be putting my logo into the 2nd generation... :D :D

would love a side shot showing it 8-)
by oldeskewltoy
Sat Jan 12, 2013 9:54 am
Forum: TECH: 4A-GE ENGINE
Topic: Quick question about 8.9:1 4A-GZE pistons
Replies: 12
Views: 6228

Re: Quick question about 8.9:1 4A-GZE pistons

One additional question, I was reading up on the piston differences and it seems these 8.9:1 GZE pistons are forged instead of cast. Does this mean the block bores should have some extra clearance to allow for piston expansion? Or don't I have to worry about this? I can only hope that I will find a...
by oldeskewltoy
Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:53 pm
Forum: TECH: 4A-GE ENGINE
Topic: Quick question about 8.9:1 4A-GZE pistons
Replies: 12
Views: 6228

Re: Quick question about 8.9:1 4A-GZE pistons

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v375/garbageboxlove/car_88-toyota_all-trac/4a-ge_build/4a-gze_8-9_1_piston_w_wrist-pin_zps3988fa61.jpg Those pink rings are pin locks, or keepers... they snap into the pistons and restrict the pin from moving beyond the clip. In 18mm applications there is no such c...
by oldeskewltoy
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting / Web Reporting
Topic: Slooooowdown
Replies: 1
Views: 3426

Slooooowdown

Moto....

I tried to have multiple windows open @ the same time(4?) and my RAM hit a wall (I've got 1 Gig of RAM)... is there any way to reduce the adverts??
by oldeskewltoy
Fri Jan 11, 2013 1:05 pm
Forum: Shops, Manufacturers, and Retailers Only
Topic: OST Cylinder Head Porting Services
Replies: 37
Views: 37263

Re: OST Cylinder Head Porting Services

LEGIT! When ever you are ready Ronny... ;) I'll be happy to massage a cylinder head for you..... :twisted: Here are a few of my previous builds - https://www.google.com/search?q=oldeskewltoy+ost-+%22hachiroku.net%22&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=fi...
by oldeskewltoy
Fri Jan 11, 2013 12:46 pm
Forum: TECH: 4A-GE ENGINE
Topic: Quick question about 8.9:1 4A-GZE pistons
Replies: 12
Views: 6228

Re: Quick question about 8.9:1 4A-GZE pistons

dr.occa wrote:20mm wrist pins must be pressed in.


This is incorrect... ALL of the 4AG stuff using 20mm wrist pins should be full floating.

sometimes the fit is VERY tight...
by oldeskewltoy
Thu Jan 10, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: Shops, Manufacturers, and Retailers Only
Topic: OST Cylinder Head Porting Services
Replies: 37
Views: 37263

OST Cylinder Head Porting Services

A quality port job can add power,and ECONOMY, even while retaining stock parts! Because casting imperfections are removed, not only are power gains likely, but more even airflow promotes even combustion, which promotes cleaner emissions. More airflow, more power... less throttle angle required to ho...
by oldeskewltoy
Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: TECH: Corolla AE86
Topic: new injectors for the 16v?!
Replies: 8
Views: 3564

Re: new injectors for the 16v?!

also agree with getting your injectors cleaned... I've had good success with RC Engineering - http://www.rceng.com/Fuel-Injector-Cleaning-P43C0.aspx
by oldeskewltoy
Wed Jan 09, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: Fun Talk
Topic: Club4AG
Replies: 70
Views: 22123

Re: Club4AG

didn't take long for the spammers to find...... :cry:
by oldeskewltoy
Wed Jan 09, 2013 4:46 pm
Forum: Fun Talk
Topic: Club4AG
Replies: 70
Views: 22123

Re: Club4AG

Wow... I had to re-register........ :lol: I guess I"m a newbie