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Old 05-18-2017, 11:36 AM   #591
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Never hit on mine. Did you clean the holes out really well before putting them in?
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Old 05-18-2017, 11:43 AM   #592
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Never hit on mine. Did you clean the holes out really well before putting them in?
cleaned them out well yes, really well maybe not. chased twice iirc and cleaned with wd-40 cleaned out with rag. but this was 5 years ago. i think the new vc gasket is thinner and causing all the issues.

i had the hard plastic type one, and now went to the softer flexible one with the red seal around the exterior.
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Old 05-18-2017, 12:10 PM   #593
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cleaned them out well yes, really well maybe not. chased twice iirc and cleaned with wd-40 cleaned out with rag. but this was 5 years ago. i think the new vc gasket is thinner and causing all the issues.

i had the hard plastic type one, and now went to the softer flexible one with the red seal around the exterior.
Hmmmm, the one with the red seal is the same one I always ran too.
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Old 05-18-2017, 12:18 PM   #594
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Hmmmm, the one with the red seal is the same one I always ran too.
just something to be aware of. i found 1 other mention of this from John at WOT tech. maybe the early blocks didnt get bored as deep.

Threw some oil mats underneath it last night.
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Old 05-22-2017, 11:54 AM   #595
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So it seemed to drip about a 1/4 of a quart over the last week or so. what ever i have no time and oil is cheaper right now.

Got my turn signal switch installed, no smoky smoky yet.

Was about to go tune and then realized my nylon oil pressure line broke again (3rd time). Went to the store to get the copper crap and got side tracked on the e39 twisted seat which is taking forever.

as for the oil line, im thinking of just running a -4 line from my tee to the sensor. any objections? dont want copper but may just do that for the next race.

then theres this http://www.jegs.com/i/Russell/799/64...d5oaAhX_8P8HAQ

half the cost of the way i was going to do it. lol

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Where is the line breaking?
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I've always ran Russell or Aero fittings and AN lines, never had an issue.

Is it the pressure line for the turbo?
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So this was the gauge pressure line at the gauge.

1. going to go with AN lines from the gauge to the tee.
2. going to replace the vacuum line to the gauge as its failing as well and will be a future leak.
3. ECU wouldnt let the car rev past 2600 rpms. even on jim stim
4. attempting to fix the ecu in the parking lot as the car was running dropped screw driver onto ecu and fucked something up. Now fuse for one bank of injectors keeps triping.

So do i go with a new ms3 or stick with ms2?

i want to add the following
boost control with adjustable control on the dash
traction control
launch control
flex fuel / e85 sensor.

might as finally add fan control.

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Well it seems i had a corrupted tune/firmware. Reflashed to the latest code and the rpm is back. Still have the injector issue.

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Ordered a new ms2 board and an ms1 chip.

Hoping to install the ms1 chip confirm that my ecu is good. then install the ms2 chip.

I talked to Keith and he guided me thanks again!

Next up is understanding ms2 again and trying to figure out the features i want.

My understanding is ill need a VR condition circuit to get the wheel speed sensors input.
http://www.jbperf.com/dual_VR/v2_1.html#Buy

For boost control need to snag one of these
https://www.diyautotune.com/product/...ntrol-mod-kit/
and
https://www.diyautotune.com/product/...-solenoid-kit/

For fan control going to need the following
https://www.sparkfun.com/products/13015
and may need this.
https://www.diyautotune.com/product/...tec-tvis-fans/

Maybe its worth while to get this chip as it has the conditioner and pwm out?
https://www.diyautotune.com/support/...daughterboard/


As for launch control with the stock e30 clutch switch i am not sure. most photos and circuits are down within tech
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