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Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 10-21-2011, 05:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,680
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Spec Stage 3+

Spec Stage 3+
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 10-21-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
If that turbo was stock from an 87 TC, its not a...

If that turbo was stock from an 87 TC, its not a T3. Its smaller. Those cars had an IHI turbo. Smaller than a T3, but spools quick, and runs out of gas at the higher rpms.

Your ECU was never...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 10-21-2011, 04:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 856
Posted By Babybudistmonk
http://www.stinger-performance.com/turboswap.html

http://www.stinger-performance.com/turboswap.html
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 10-15-2011, 02:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,680
Posted By Babybudistmonk
You want to run on the street or track? A...

You want to run on the street or track?

A stock flywheel is much more friendly on the street. I have a stage 3+ clutch and I think I would tear my hair out if I had a light weight flywheel.
...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 10-15-2011, 02:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
SD in my opinion is the way to go for these...

SD in my opinion is the way to go for these engines.

Especially with the support available for Ford 2.3's

Forget mass air. The only real down side is having to tune for most major changes, but...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 10-10-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
I have not used it. I was thinking about buying...

I have not used it. I was thinking about buying one until this had came available. Stingers new PiMP ECU. Check it out.

http://www.stinger-performance.com/universalparts.html

I think he is...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-29-2011, 05:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 776
Posted By Babybudistmonk
You can tune a stock ECU, kind of. You can...

You can tune a stock ECU, kind of. You can either make a chip for it, or get a piggy back system like a Moates Quarterhorse.
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-29-2011, 05:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
The best way to do it is to buy a doner car and...

The best way to do it is to buy a doner car and take the drive train and all fuel injection components. You would more than likely need bigger injectors and better fuel pump. Neither of those will...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-27-2011, 05:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
You would definitely notice a difference. Weather...

You would definitely notice a difference. Weather good or bad, idk?

The stock tune was never meant to recognize boost. I'm not sure how it would handle it. If I were to guess, probably make you...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-27-2011, 05:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 776
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Mass air is good for those who don't want to have...

Mass air is good for those who don't want to have to tune every time they do a big change. It will allow you to do more to the engine with out having to tune every time. However, computer...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-23-2011, 04:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 562
Posted By Babybudistmonk
You are going to want to find a gear puller of...

You are going to want to find a gear puller of some sorts to get that off. Its usually pressed on that shaft pretty tight. Make sure when you put the new one on that you line the hole for the pin...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-22-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 776
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Well, if you want some pep out of your 2.3 with...

Well, if you want some pep out of your 2.3 with out going to turbo, here's some thoughts...

Keep the cam you have. It will produce more power than most people give it credit for.

If your...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-22-2011, 06:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 877
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Forget the V8.... Forget the carburetor.... ...

Forget the V8....

Forget the carburetor....

Forget thinking you have to spend that kind of money for an awesome whip!

I'll try to go through what I would do and give you some sites to look...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-22-2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Borg Warner makes a good turbo. I don't know a...

Borg Warner makes a good turbo. I don't know a lot about them, but I know they are a good quality unit. I'm sure that will last longer than that chinese piece
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-14-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By Babybudistmonk
With as cheap as brand new name brand turbos can...

With as cheap as brand new name brand turbos can be, I would not even consider using an Ebay turbo. They are still pretty hit and miss. Some people can get one that lasts the life of the engine and...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 09-13-2011, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,330
Posted By Babybudistmonk
You must have been bored to look up a thread this...

You must have been bored to look up a thread this old lol.

I am still in the market for some rear end goodies. I've already noticed my granatelli front suspension is starting to rust only after a...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-27-2011, 02:23 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,771
Posted By Babybudistmonk
The problem with changing pulleys to that extreme...

The problem with changing pulleys to that extreme is that now your loosing all efficiency from the s/c, and you will be very disappointed with overall performance. The guy I know running the M90...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-26-2011, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,367
Posted By Babybudistmonk
So sounds like you already spent $100's on parts...

So sounds like you already spent $100's on parts that did you no good. How about we slow down a little bit and test some of these sensors before you needlessly go out and start replacing them.

By...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-26-2011, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By Babybudistmonk
With as cheap as you can find 2.3 mustangs, I...

With as cheap as you can find 2.3 mustangs, I think you would have been better off waiting until you found something more complete. Rebuilding that shock tower will probably be the biggest pain of...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-26-2011, 02:50 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,771
Posted By Babybudistmonk
A carb'd supercharged set up wouldn't be too bad...

A carb'd supercharged set up wouldn't be too bad to do. Just make sure jetting and carb/supercharger size is well thought out before you just go get parts off the shelf. Talk to some of the blown...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-26-2011, 02:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,771
Posted By Babybudistmonk
I'm pretty sure this one is fuel injected, but...

I'm pretty sure this one is fuel injected, but would be an awesome set up to have!

http://i817.photobucket.com/albums/zz97/Babybudistmonk/Misc/super2300_1.jpg
...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-01-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 766
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Did you ever think the whole "Not tuning" it part...

Did you ever think the whole "Not tuning" it part you mentioned may be your big issue here?
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 07-01-2011, 11:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 865
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Or if you still wanted to keep it an auto, and...

Or if you still wanted to keep it an auto, and didn't want to have to worry about that wimpy A4LD, go the C4 rout. Bell housings come up all the time on turbo ford forums. And C4's are just as...
Forum: V6 (1994-2004) Mustangs 06-30-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,048
Posted By Babybudistmonk
Sound like an oil pump issue?

I recently purchased a 1996 mustang 3.8V6 from a friend of mine. The body is a little rough, doors sag a little, interior is ok, leaks a little oil, power steering pump starting to whine, this car...
Forum: 4 Cylinder NA and Turbo 05-10-2011, 01:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,675
Posted By Babybudistmonk
If you still have issues after that, try just...

If you still have issues after that, try just cleaning your MAF rather than buying a new one.
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