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Forum: Rover Builds 10-07-2018, 03:37 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 10,012
Posted By 250ptm
Here a vid of a Honda b16A with 560bhp at the...

Here a vid of a Honda b16A with 560bhp at the wheels! It doesn't mean you couldn't do it with a 1.8 rover and a lot of cash to spend.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vsDDM22itjU
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 10-07-2018, 02:50 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,370
Posted By 250ptm
Pipsovich, IF Minisport can’t help there is a...

Pipsovich,
IF Minisport can’t help there is a procedure for adjusting the rack preload from Haynes manual, which should remove the play that you see in your vid.
No mention of special tools...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 28-06-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By 250ptm
Could always DIY! I use (and still use) a couple...

Could always DIY! I use (and still use) a couple of scrap steel angles, a digital angle gauge, Slip plates are lino tiles and grease. I use this for both Camber and Castor measurements. For Toe...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 04-05-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,070
Posted By 250ptm
Instant Custard/Gadget555 Heres some info that...

Instant Custard/Gadget555
Heres some info that may explain it.
I know my car is 839 Kg (Driver + full Fuel) and can achieve a 7.21Ms^2 deceleration rate as tested on a brake dyno 3 months ago.
So...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 02-05-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,070
Posted By 250ptm
Thanks for your explanation of how a dual braking...

Thanks for your explanation of how a dual braking system works.

Let me clarify my original statement: if pressure in any closed system is static and not increasing then that system can be...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 01-05-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,070
Posted By 250ptm
I said earlier that there was a 2 tablespoon...

I said earlier that there was a 2 tablespoon difference in fluid displacement. Im revising that comment after more measuring and research.
• 4 pot metro caliper piston diameter 1.414” Area =...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 30-04-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,070
Posted By 250ptm
OZ: Sorry I do not agree: To respond to your...

OZ: Sorry I do not agree:
To respond to your 2 pot and 4 pot caliper comparison.

4 pot calipers displace 0.3cc more fluid than 2 pot calipers for any given piston movement. about 2...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 30-04-2018, 02:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,070
Posted By 250ptm
Ardonfast: You are correct. The master...

Ardonfast: You are correct.


The master cylinder size, brake pedal ratio, and the size of the wheel cylinders dictate the nominal brake pressure.
If you are using a single circuit system with a...
Forum: Honda Chat 22-03-2018, 10:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By 250ptm
If your going to change the plugs as jsouroufis...

If your going to change the plugs as jsouroufis suggested above, you may want to check your TPS is set up properly for voltages. approx 0.5 closed 4.5 at a full open.
Forum: Honda Chat 21-03-2018, 12:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 714
Posted By 250ptm
In your other thread you mentioned adding a...

In your other thread you mentioned adding a pressure gauge at the rail did you ?

What are the filter micron ratings you are using for pre and post pump?

I saw a walbro blurb that says 20 to 40...
Forum: Honda Chat 19-03-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 409
Posted By 250ptm
as above. ELD should not be a problem. Your issue...

as above. ELD should not be a problem. Your issue sounds more like the FITV is not working. There are loads of tests for this on u-tube.
Forum: Honda Chat 14-03-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By 250ptm
Where is your high pressure filter before or...

Where is your high pressure filter before or after the pump. Normally it should have something like a 100 micron before the pump (Coarse filter) and a 10 micron (fine filter) after the pump.
Forum: Honda Chat 13-03-2018, 02:02 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 844
Posted By 250ptm
I agree with InstantCustard and JoaKwin: I also...

I agree with InstantCustard and JoaKwin: I also think its a venting problem.

When your tank is full, the pump is very noisy, which indicates to me that the pump is cavitating. Meaning its...
Forum: Honda Chat 08-03-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 557
Posted By 250ptm
Never seen that before. Dont know what angle...

Never seen that before. Dont know what angle your driveshaft is running, but any angle above or below horizontal with the car on its wheels will limit the amount of normal deflection inside the pot...
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 07-02-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,370
Posted By 250ptm
Quote "Also i have mounted the alternator which...

Quote "Also i have mounted the alternator which is a small 60A one, what do you think, can it stand the heat from the exhaust, which i will also wrap and use a heat shield? Kind of nice not to have...
Forum: Honda Chat 01-02-2018, 06:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
Congrats !

Congrats !
Forum: Honda Chat 27-01-2018, 01:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
So the relay tests OK,at least thats something to...

So the relay tests OK,at least thats something to eliminate.

What were the results for checking power to the the ECU pins (KO EO) (Ign ON Engine OFF) ?
And the condition of the grounds ?
Did...
Forum: Honda Chat 22-01-2018, 02:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
One thing to check is all the grounding points...

One thing to check is all the grounding points you have made on the Car for your “new harness”.
If they are not good it will not help. Also, I have seen a lot of problems caused by the main...
Forum: Honda Chat 22-01-2018, 12:19 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
Then at least that that part of the relay is...

Then at least that that part of the relay is working properly.

Just trying to eliminate some things,
Forum: Honda Chat 21-01-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
Did you check the main relay as I suggested in...

Did you check the main relay as I suggested in POST # 13 ? It could eliminate one possible fault.
Also this is important:
Can you just clarify, when you “Hit the starter” are you cranking the...
Forum: Honda Builds 19-01-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 34,449
Posted By 250ptm
Just a thought, is there some way of fitting the...

Just a thought, is there some way of fitting the electronic Vss (top half) to the original drive and do away with the cable entirely? That would give you a wide choice in instruments.
Forum: Honda Chat 18-01-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
That’s not right. The picture I see of the...

That’s not right.
The picture I see of the harness on their Web site has a Main Relay already fitted, it also says its pre-installed in their blurb. if you have none it just won't work at all!
...
Forum: Honda Chat 17-01-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
That’s messed up for the amount of money you paid...

That’s messed up for the amount of money you paid minitec, I would expect them to provide a CEL.
You can always wire in a CEL yourself. Wire from pin A13 on the ECU to a light and from there to a...
Forum: Honda Chat 17-01-2018, 03:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
Thats why the light is always ON. Doesnt the...

Thats why the light is always ON. Doesnt the minitec harness have a CEL light to check the faults on the ECU . You dont need a Hondata unit to read fault codes!
Forum: Honda Chat 16-01-2018, 11:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 969
Posted By 250ptm
If you were using a regular 12v bulb to test the...

If you were using a regular 12v bulb to test the Ignitor and not a 12V LED, the light will stay ON all the time. An incandescant bulb wont react fast enough to see a voltage pulse.
Should be tested...
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