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Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 10-05-17, 20:27
Replies: 6
Views: 1,297
Posted By mister.x
Yeah I know. So today I pulled the plug out of my...

Yeah I know. So today I pulled the plug out of my other engine and it was normal. So I have no idea what the go is with this block, my only thoughts are it could be one of the old blocks that someone...
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 09-05-17, 21:07
Replies: 6
Views: 1,297
Posted By mister.x
It's definitely not m14x1.5 I have a m14x1.5...

It's definitely not m14x1.5 I have a m14x1.5 banjo that I have triple checked and it's too big for the block. From the measurements I've taken and the using the thread gauge it looks to be 1/4 npt....
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 09-05-17, 12:47
Replies: 6
Views: 1,297
Posted By mister.x
Pretty sure I have, its the one marked as coolant...

Pretty sure I have, its the one marked as coolant feed eye bolt on the image below?
Im going to drop the coolant and compare it to the one in the car at the moment will take an actual photo and...
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 07-05-17, 21:52
Replies: 6
Views: 1,297
Posted By mister.x
Turbo Lines

After reading almost every post about turbo lines on Calaisturbo and probably half of SAU I am still stumped.
The water feed hole on my block is smaller than 14mm, It has an ID of about 12.4mm Has...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 11-04-17, 23:27
Replies: 6
Views: 1,742
Posted By mister.x
The A8 was a factory turbo. A6 was na, there are...

The A8 was a factory turbo. A6 was na, there are 2 types of na blocks "series 1" which doesn't have an oil return hole and "series 2" that does. I believe A8 vs A6 really just refered to the...
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 23-01-17, 07:37
Replies: 1
Views: 2,068
Posted By mister.x
Any leaks in the intake after the AFM? Faulty...

Any leaks in the intake after the AFM?
Faulty AFM?
Crank Angle Sensor?

They'd be next on my list, but could be pretty much anything. Try searching the forum as I'm pretty sure this comes up...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 20-01-17, 07:06
Replies: 3
Views: 1,519
Posted By mister.x
Yeah, the original was black and white I might go...

Yeah, the original was black and white I might go back and add colour though would look better.
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 19-01-17, 23:12
Replies: 3
Views: 1,519
Posted By mister.x
VL Print Material

Was playing around at work the other day and ended up photo shoping and restoring some old brochures. It got me keen on tracking down other GMH/VL related print material. If any one has stuff they...
Forum: For Sale - Drivetrain 11-11-16, 11:22
Replies: 1
Views: 1,590
Posted By mister.x
Surge tank in boot or under car?

Surge tank in boot or under car?
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 17-10-16, 09:11
Replies: 2
Views: 1,767
Posted By mister.x
Cheers. Might just keep it stock for now too, can...

Cheers. Might just keep it stock for now too, can always wind it up later if I need.
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 13-10-16, 11:13
Replies: 2
Views: 1,767
Posted By mister.x
Injector upgrade / Fuel pressure

I'm upgrading to 440cc gtr injectors. Do I run:
A) the standard fpr (Gregorys has the vl base fuel pressure at 250kpa or approx 36psi)
B) gtr fpr/aftermarket adjustable (GTR from what I can see is...
Forum: For Sale - Drivetrain 27-09-16, 12:38
Replies: 1
Views: 886
Posted By mister.x
PMed

PMed
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 14-09-16, 12:24
Replies: 3
Views: 1,505
Posted By mister.x
Thanks, I did see a few on ebay but Im still not...

Thanks, I did see a few on ebay but Im still not 100% its got the intake hoses, they advertise them as radiator but I guess its a good start.

Thanks
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 13-09-16, 19:17
Replies: 3
Views: 1,505
Posted By mister.x
VL turbo hoses

After spending some hours fapping to the bay of HVL088 http://www.calaisturbo.com.au/showthread.php?t=225700 I have decided to revisit my everlasting turbo project. I have all the original manifolds,...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 21-01-16, 11:38
Replies: 44
Views: 10,746
Posted By mister.x
That is mint. Love the way it's done, that...

That is mint. Love the way it's done, that leather trim is so sweet.
Do you know if that glove box trim is custom? I have never seen a S1 pad like that.
Forum: For Sale & Wanted - Cars and Bikes 28-09-15, 22:41
Replies: 0
Views: 895
Posted By mister.x
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 20-05-15, 13:45
Replies: 14
Views: 1,327
Posted By mister.x
I picked mine up on ebay a while ago, was genuine...

I picked mine up on ebay a while ago, was genuine checked it all at the time I cant remember which one it was now. Its been in 4 years, runs sweet.
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 19-05-15, 13:59
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By mister.x
What if you were only looking to make 200kw, I...

What if you were only looking to make 200kw, I really dont like the sound of having to keep the car over half a tank and Id rather do it reliably. Can something like the 910 or 984 be run in place of...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 18-05-15, 16:56
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By mister.x
VLT fuel pump upgrade.

When looking for big power bosch 044s, a feeder and surge tank seem to be the go but are overkill in alot of scenarios.

Is there anything a little more mild that people have done?

Do any of the...
Forum: For Sale - Everything Else 18-05-15, 12:47
Replies: 3
Views: 868
Posted By mister.x
Ive got one in Sydney, what price were you...

Ive got one in Sydney, what price were you looking at.
Forum: For Sale - Drivetrain 21-02-15, 12:47
Replies: 5
Views: 1,329
Posted By mister.x
Any further details on the low mount?

Any further details on the low mount?
Forum: General, Electrics, Engine Management, Wheels, Bodywork 02-11-14, 12:39
Replies: 13
Views: 4,681
Posted By mister.x
Rebirthing this thread did anyone buy that socket...

Rebirthing this thread did anyone buy that socket posted by hturbo, did it fit?
Forum: General, Electrics, Engine Management, Wheels, Bodywork 31-10-14, 17:41
Replies: 2
Views: 1,527
Posted By mister.x
Thanks, unfortunately I got the top style.

Thanks, unfortunately I got the top style.
Forum: General, Electrics, Engine Management, Wheels, Bodywork 29-10-14, 19:55
Replies: 2
Views: 1,527
Posted By mister.x
Simmons wheels

Hi guys,
I just bought a set of V5 simmons wheels. I noticed there seems to be different types now I am starting to worry they are fakes. I cant find any info or threads to work it out. I would...
Forum: Technical Articles 03-03-14, 15:58
Replies: 84
Views: 39,115
Posted By mister.x
I know this is a very old thread but I thought...

I know this is a very old thread but I thought that it may be a valuable thing to add.
I bought an ebay "aftermarket reproduction" sticker for the calais a while back, went to fit it today the thing...
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