BRD st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby MWP » Sat Mar 31, 2012 5:52 am

phattyduck wrote:
mixer72 wrote:remind me next time not to try and fit a gt4 gear box on my own lol my got are they heavy lol it nearly killed me
I was sore for a week after doing a trans install by myself. :twisted:


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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Sat Mar 31, 2012 3:32 pm

well all in all we had a good day :) big thanks to Rich and Dug for the help with refitting the engine in the car :)
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trying the new cold air feed
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with any luck and the weather I should have it up and running next weekend :)
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Sun Apr 01, 2012 5:27 pm

started the new intercooler pipe lay out
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right that’s the return pipe work all done :)
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Thu Apr 05, 2012 6:59 pm

well got the manifold back to day and have finished heat wraping it ready to fit tomorrow
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Fri Apr 06, 2012 5:24 pm

had a really good day on the car, fitted the manifold after a bit of moding to the head to get to the bolt
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than fitted the turbo and down pipe
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all were it should be :)
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I had a bit of bad luck as when I was fitting the oil cooler back in the union pulled of the cooler :(
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so having to run stock oil cooler set up for now till I get a new oil cooler
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby CSAlltrac » Sat Apr 07, 2012 7:23 pm

I don't know if it has been addressed yet but you should get some actual A/N lines for your fuel set up. I would hate to see all yor hard work go up in flames.
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Sat Apr 07, 2012 7:34 pm

i have run these lines for the past 2years and not had any problem at all, the set up i have now is better than stock, but thanks for the addvice all ways good to see people keeping an eye out :)
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Sun Apr 08, 2012 1:53 pm

well after a long few days working on the car and then sorting out why the injectors wouldent fire the beast is up and running

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been for a little drive round the block and all feels good :) it feels like it wants to rely go :D just got to run it in now then mapping here we come :)
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Tue Apr 10, 2012 6:29 pm

done a bit more on the car tonight just finishing of the engine bay with strut brace

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got a nice new powder coated cam cover coming soon in the bronze
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby AFCor » Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:25 pm

Looking good! Can't wait 'till the tune.
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Wed Apr 11, 2012 5:19 pm

got my new replacement oil cooler today :)
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so will be fitting this tomorrow night or at the weekend
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Postby mixer72 » Sun Apr 29, 2012 7:10 pm

just picked up the new bronze powder coated cam cover
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby mixer72 » Sat May 12, 2012 8:22 pm

well first time out on track after the build and I’m well happy :) the car ran rely well and boy does it handle good :)
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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby toayoztan » Sat May 12, 2012 8:52 pm

That was pretty badass.

What equipment are you using for the vids?

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Re: st185 hoping for 400bhp now mapped at 397bhp 370ft/lbs

Postby WarTowels » Sun May 13, 2012 7:17 pm

That was fun to watch, must have been great in person.

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