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  • Franz
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    Raining today. No test drives.
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    Franz
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    I punt 5 gallons of fresh fuel in and went for a test drive this AM …It was not running correctly. Maybe a fouled plug. Seemed like there was a mis.

    I’m elbow deep removing the intake and throttle body to get at the #3 spark plug.

    Franz
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    New plugs, and it’s running great. Maybe old fuel??

    Just got back from a lap. Going to tweak the map a little. Lean low and top, fat in the middle.

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    Scott Sain
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    Idea for the bolt on valve covers Franz.

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    Franz
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    Made 23lbs of boost with 160 degree intake air temp. We’re going to have to dial things back a bit. Can’t run that kind of boost on pump gas.

     

    I assume we want to keep it on pump gas? Water/meth injection would help keep the intake temp down too.

    Scott Sain
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    Made 23lbs of boost with 160 degree intake air temp. We’re going to have to dial things back a bit. Can’t run that kind of boost on pump gas. I assume we want to keep it on pump gas? Water/meth injection would help keep the intake temp down too.

    That’s a lot! Did you have the overboost on? Man set that now!

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    John Jones
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    what a science tech project here….  I heard it has like 8 little boost ports on this shit…. 😎   and 234 more wires than your average Volkswagen…. 😎 😎

    John Jones
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    Franz had a successful run yesterday.. There was a port plugged into the wrong port…. 😎 easy fix. 😎 CB has been very help full also!!

    Franz
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    Yeah, went a on a couple drives tweaked the fuel map and took some timing out. Almost have it dialed.

    We got snow this morning…so I’m on hold again.

    Going to start on paint buffing and touch-ups today.

    The fuel map is getting better. That green on the top end is no bueno.

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    dan.mastro
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    Hey Guys!

    The car is looking great!  I was laughing out loud at John’s comments on the number of wires.  The fit and finish is a work of art!!

    I pulled the 65 Beetle home so getting it ready to send your way.  I will need a few weeks though as I have to locate everything for it.

    Thanks again!

    Franz
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    Cool. Looking forward to the new project.

    FYI The rev6 clutch is working great. The pedal pressure feel like stock. Smooth engagement. Win.

    I took the fender off and started on paint repairs yesterday.

    John Jones
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    Franz Muhr…  The finisher!!!!!!!!  😎  😎  😎  😎

    Franz
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    Custom extended fuel sender cover. For clearance on the electrical connection.

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    Pat K
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    Hey Guys! The car is looking great! I was laughing out loud at John’s comments on the number of wires. The fit and finish is a work of art!! I pulled the 65 Beetle home so getting it ready to send your way. I will need a few weeks though as I have to locate everything for it. Thanks again!

    Thank you for allowing us to be the guys you trust Dan. I’m excited for the ‘65 to arrive. I love the dirty shop side of a fresh project.

    We will build it if it comes.

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