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Forum: Buick
10-13-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 65
Posted By rjolly87

Will it cause damage when dexron/mercon is mixed...

Will it cause damage when dexron/mercon is mixed with Dexron 6? Likely not. It will likely begin to diminish the Dexron 6 benefits as more and more of it are mixed out however.

Seems like an odd...
Forum: Oldsmobile
10-09-2018, 01:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 145
Posted By rjolly87

It's not a direct swap like you are hoping. You...

It's not a direct swap like you are hoping. You may as well swap in a Series 2 supercharged to open up your aftermarket and OBD 2 options, as you are going to be doing about the same amount of work. ...
09-26-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 274
Posted By rjolly87

I believe the biggest offer for DexCool sludge is...

I believe the biggest offer for DexCool sludge is mixing it with 'conventional' coolant (green). The 'mixes with any' type is generally not a big concern, you just begin to gradually lose the...
Forum: Chevrolet
09-12-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 277
Posted By rjolly87

https://www.gmforum.com/1992-1999-91/error-code-p1...

https://www.gmforum.com/1992-1999-91/error-code-p1670-qdm-questions-287825/

This is a pretty extensive round with P1670 in a Bonneville. Looks to be A/C, Fan High/low, and MIL.

Given the...
Forum: Buick
08-31-2018, 10:48 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 651
Posted By rjolly87

I would check fuel pressure again more closely....

I would check fuel pressure again more closely. 20psi is not a good number if it's correct.
Forum: Buick
08-25-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 332
Posted By rjolly87

Caution should be used while doing this in this...

Caution should be used while doing this in this particular instance.

Most multi meters are not rated to handle beyond 10 amps unfused.

If the battery is going dead in a matter of hours, I am...
08-10-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 316
Posted By rjolly87

It's about time giving how long winded his posts...

It's about time giving how long winded his posts get...
Forum: Buick
07-22-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By rjolly87

Also, if the issue is a broken MAF sensor, it can...

Also, if the issue is a broken MAF sensor, it can typically be confirmed by tapping the MAF at idle while the sensor is plugged in, usually with the handle of a screwdriver. If the car changes...
Forum: Buick
07-22-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By rjolly87

Funny thing about OBD 1, is that the codes can...

Funny thing about OBD 1, is that the codes can mean different things vehicle to vehicle.

For example, much of the internet cites code 34 as a MAP issue.

This site does not:...
Forum: Pontiac
07-10-2018, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 696
Posted By rjolly87

But, there are also a few tweaks you can look at...

But, there are also a few tweaks you can look at just to liven it up a bit. Porting/polish, intake, high flow catalytic converter, adjustable transmission modulator, etc. On paper they don't do much,...
Forum: Oldsmobile
07-08-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 326
Posted By rjolly87

That should be standard issue vacuum hose. $50...

That should be standard issue vacuum hose. $50 replacement seems unnecessary. Just don't break the tree getting it off
Forum: Pontiac
07-05-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By rjolly87

I went to the tire shop, and I got this: ...

I went to the tire shop, and I got this:
https://cimg0.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.gmforum.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/80-20180705_125105_731e496cb4120411cd801e0c081999c40d14a573.jpg

Pay attention only to the...
07-01-2018, 01:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 700
Posted By rjolly87

This forum is not endorsed or supported by GM. We...

This forum is not endorsed or supported by GM. We have no ACTUAL say in any actual things.

What exactly were you wanting to do with the exhaust, and why?
Forum: Chevrolet
06-30-2018, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 306
Posted By rjolly87

Probably the best bet. Mike didn't even mention...

Probably the best bet. Mike didn't even mention the possibility that it is working correctly, and an improperly functioning blend door is mixing heat in when it shouldn't be.
Forum: Buick
06-26-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 472
Posted By rjolly87

The air output selector if I remember correctly...

The air output selector if I remember correctly is vacuum driven by the ECC Unit in the dash (the bit with all the buttons). I believe it has vacuum lines on it, which go to a vacuum tree above the...
06-20-2018, 06:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 614
Posted By rjolly87

Have you tried unplugging the brake fluid level...

Have you tried unplugging the brake fluid level sensor to see if it quits doing it?

That's all I got
Forum: Pontiac
06-16-2018, 02:49 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,306
Posted By rjolly87

Now this I have to see! I'll be following...

Now this I have to see!

I'll be following the build progress closely :popcorn:
Forum: Pontiac
06-13-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,306
Posted By rjolly87

Series 2 L67 is probably the common (if you can...

Series 2 L67 is probably the common (if you can call it that) favorite, and carries a fair amount of documented swaps on the internet. Built out, several have cracked 400hp while maintaining daily...
Forum: Pontiac
06-13-2018, 01:25 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,306
Posted By rjolly87

What are your end goals? Do you plan on drag...

What are your end goals? Do you plan on drag racing, road course racing, or something completely different.

How much power do you want to make? What other cars do you want to run with?

What...
Forum: Pontiac
06-11-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 347
Posted By rjolly87

Have you had the car scanned for codes? Does...

Have you had the car scanned for codes?

Does the car still drive normally?
Forum: Buick
06-10-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 557
Posted By rjolly87

This is getting confusing, and this information...

This is getting confusing, and this information may help to confuse it more, but hey, it's worth a shot...


One thing that I have experienced was a condenser that wasn't able to dissipate enough...
Forum: Buick
06-10-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 557
Posted By rjolly87

Do NOT add ANY R-12 to the system. You can...

Do NOT add ANY R-12 to the system.

You can try adding R-134a, but I agree that it looks like either a failed compressor or possibly something on the expansion side.

If it's the compressor,...
06-06-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By rjolly87

Assuming there is no air trapped in the cooling...

Assuming there is no air trapped in the cooling system, I would just replace the thermostat. That's concerningly warm.


On a 195 stat, I wouldn't expect more than 200-210 even when you are...
Forum: Lounge
05-22-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 234
Posted By rjolly87

Market probably isn't there for it much any more....

Market probably isn't there for it much any more.

I would check WalMart if you have one locally. Sometimes the Supertech brand can be handy for some things.
Forum: Chevrolet
05-08-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 650
Posted By rjolly87

My first thought was the sending unit as well....

My first thought was the sending unit as well. When warm, it's typical for oil pressure to drop to 20psi, and if there is an issue with the sender that is only apparent at 20psi, that's how it would...
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