Recent content by roger reid

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    New Build - William Stapleton

    Have patience. We live in a covid era where unemployment benefits are flowing. This is affecting the workforce shortages worldwide. Lead times for all materials are extended. It is what it is.
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    SLC 001 Build

    Yes. It would be a great donor powertrain if the weren't so pricey.
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    SLC 001 Build

    Mesa. I like your exhaust coming out the top. Can I copy the layout?
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    SLC 24 Howard Jones

    Here is an interesting post on a different forum about changing the front A arm angle to reduce anti dive. Interesting.
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    SLC 24 Howard Jones

    Howard, I agree with you that setting the rear upright at vertical (at ride height) is correct. I believe it was designed that way. Howard you know all this stuff but just because this is an interesting subject... The SLC rear double A arm suspension toe in is set by adjusting the length of the...
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    Dusty's SLC Build

    See my post at I used 4.0" tubing bends. Its a tight fit up there but can be done.
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    Rogers SLC Build Thread

    Took a day off and had some fun doing the Oct 3rd autocross in Boise.
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    Converting RHD SLC to LHD

    If the chassis was built for the right hand drive, why not leave it that way. Is there a law in the USA that prevents right hand drive registration?
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    S2's Build Thread

    Scott. I'm using C6 X Tracker hubs. Only my front hubs have sensors. No sensors on the rear hubs. If I run traction control I will use the tone ring on the inside cv joint.
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    S2's Build Thread

    Scott. I was in error when I said I used a .250 spacer. I did try a spacer originally because the large OD of the stub axle flange interfered with the upright. I remembered I didn't want to use a spacer so instead I chamfered the inside of the upright for clearance between the flange and...
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    S2's Build Thread

    Scott. When I put my new stub axles through my C6 rear bearings I used .250" spacers on the cv side.
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    Mason’s Build: Superlite SLC

    Mason, who makes that muffler you used? I've been looking for something like that.
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    Rogers SLC Build Thread

    Joel. I've found myself being a full time caretaker for my wife. Hard to get out. But i'll get some wrench time here soon. Also hoping to do some autocross next Saturday with my son.
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    Running engine with no rear wheels or suspension etc.

    Take te cv's and axles off. I ran on idle my GTM (successfully) with wheels on but... The oil friction in the transaxle caused the wheels to rotate. I applied the e brake and wheel rotation stopped, all was good. I believe your axles would try to rotate but no real power transmission unless...
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    Joel’s SL-C Build Thread

    Your intake routing is similar to mine. What ID is that flex tubing? I will be using the area to the left side of the fuel tank (typically where fuel filters go) as my air filter chamber. I'll show pics when I can get out to the workshop again.