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by turboxr4
Mon Apr 04, 2016 8:57 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Dumb: Power steering pump cap
Replies: 3
Views: 1237

Re: Dumb: Power steering pump cap

I have gotten mine from "Help" section in any major auto parts store which had the extra sheild as well.
by turboxr4
Mon Apr 27, 2015 7:27 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2015
Topic: Carlisle 2015 Roll Call: Post Here if You're Going
Replies: 22
Views: 15282

Re: Carlisle 2015 Roll Call

Gus Efstathiou
by turboxr4
Wed Jun 11, 2014 6:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: Sunroof outer gasket (main) interest?
Replies: 16
Views: 5807

Re: Sunroof outer gasket (main) interest?

I would be interested in 2 also
by turboxr4
Sat Mar 29, 2014 8:30 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"
Replies: 14
Views: 2648

Re: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"

Glad you figured it out! Make sure you connect the new one with a nice size cable to battery.
by turboxr4
Sat Mar 29, 2014 8:17 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"
Replies: 14
Views: 2648

Re: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"

It shouldn't, if your alternator is charging properly while engine running than maybe you can temporarily disconnect battery when you shut down so it doesn't drain the battery. Check the charging voltage at the battery and see if it is around 14v, if not than maybe you can raise idle to compensate e...
by turboxr4
Fri Mar 28, 2014 8:52 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"
Replies: 14
Views: 2648

Re: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"

Fuel pump relay is in main fuse box, look under cover on markings to locate.
by turboxr4
Fri Mar 28, 2014 7:07 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"
Replies: 14
Views: 2648

Re: I hate to do this. another, "my car is dong weird stuff"

Try pulling fuses one at a time while you monitor that circuit and see which circuit is pulling the 5v. Then go from there!
by turboxr4
Mon Oct 10, 2011 9:42 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Red 87 XR going under the knife!
Replies: 52
Views: 13551

Re: Red 87 XR going under the knife!

finally i got some time the past couple weekends to do some more work. i installed the false firewall and re-routed the harness behind it, installed some engine bay components, block with head and transmission. all in all a productive two weekends. does anyone know where i can get some wiring harnes...
by turboxr4
Sun Mar 13, 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: what a day!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 2527

body work is almost complete with the exception of the hood louvers, and paint. i went through insurance (hagerty) and they are covering it all and there is a little left over :D without increase in premium. http://i609.photobucket.com/albums/tt178/turboxr4/IMG_0440.jpg http://i609.photobucket.com/a...
by turboxr4
Fri Mar 04, 2011 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: what a day!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 2527

just an update, car is going to bodyshop saturday to see what the damage is. i have located a hood nearby and i was searching for a windsheild and i found a company in the Bronx, NY that supposedly gets a run of merkur windsheilds often. this is their ebay store if anyone is interested! http://store...
by turboxr4
Sat Feb 26, 2011 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: what a day!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 2527

what a day!!!

since today was sunny and not too cold i said why dont i take the car for a spin since it has been a couple months, well in my anxious state i forgot to make sure the hood was locked and this is what happened :x . http://i609.photobucket.com/albums/tt178/turboxr4/IMG_1971.jpg http://i609.photobucket...
by turboxr4
Sun Jan 30, 2011 1:26 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Red 87 XR going under the knife!
Replies: 52
Views: 13551

a little update: i installed new drum brakes, wheel cylinders, & hoses, had the drums cut and cleaned up then i painted them black. i also installed the walbro 255lph pump, gas tank, mirrors, all the window seals and mouldings, and installed the rear bi-spoiler. however i cant find the spoiler plugs...
by turboxr4
Fri Jan 21, 2011 12:05 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Red 87 XR going under the knife!
Replies: 52
Views: 13551

i got my inserts from the uk, for the front bumper. they have double sided tape on the back so it is not like the OE that clip in. i was looking around for at least a couple months before i dropped it off at the body shop 2yrs ago for a red that i liked, one day i was driving by a train station park...
by turboxr4
Thu Jan 20, 2011 6:01 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Red 87 XR going under the knife!
Replies: 52
Views: 13551

so it is exactly my color, theif :evil: :wink:
by turboxr4
Thu Jan 20, 2011 1:50 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Red 87 XR going under the knife!
Replies: 52
Views: 13551

what color is that, it does look similar!