Re: [DMCForum] Re: Jim's Air Filter
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Re: [DMCForum] Re: Jim's Air Filter



My car is getting better and better every day.  And it not running 100%
has
to do with the lack of maintenance by the PO not the current owner.

So what do you want to race?  My stock automatic D?  my moped can take it
off the line and up to 35mph.

The Porsche?  your already 1.2sec faster to 60, but what the heck maybe
you
will mis a gear or stall it at the line.

Now I could probably get my buddy to bring out his Mitsu Gallant.  But I
for
him to embarrass you with his 4-door sedan.


Andrei



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Strickland" <ihaveanaccount@xxxxxxxx>
To: <DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, December 31, 2003 10:16 AM
Subject: Re: [DMCForum] Re: Jim's Air Filter


> Did you just call me a sparky?  Isn't your car not running as well?
> Besides the occasional 12-hour fuel pump disaster, the car is usually
> running.  Now that it actually runs, we can drag race. Yay!
>
> I took out the G-tech pro last night, ran a 4.5 0-60, but I think I can
> get another tenth with a better launch.
>
> Jim
>
>
>
> On Wed, 31 Dec 2003 08:43:20 -0500 "Andrei Cular"
> <andreic@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > Yet more proof that a sparky shouldn't be given the responsibility of
> > maintaining a car.
> >
> > And lastnight I tried to chase down a silver Elise.  It had a
> > hardtop and
> > slanted engine cover like an Exige but I didn't notice a wing or see
> > the
> > rest of the car.
> >
> >
> >
> > Andrei
> >
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Jim Strickland" <ihaveanaccount@xxxxxxxx>
> > To: <DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2003 8:01 PM
> > Subject: Re: jim's car WAS: Re: [DMCForum] Re: Dude, where's my key?
> >
> >
> > > Keep trying, andrei.  some day I might say yes.
> > >
> > > A couple reverse pulses, and the pump is working again.  Maybe
> > there was
> > > just something lodged in it.
> > >
> > > I also noticed that my intercooler pipes were collapsing when I
> > revved
> > > the engine.  bizarre, I thought.  I talked to my rotary friend, he
> > > suggested i check the turbo and the air filter.  Come to find out,
> > the
> > > air filter was so blocked up that it held water when I was
> > cleaning it.
> > >
> > > It's a k&N so i got the kit and cleaned it.  Wow, what a change in
> > > performance.  Got back all the HP I've been losing over the past
> > months.
> > >
> > >
> > > I suggest everyone look at their filters now and again...
> > >
> > >
> > > Jim
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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