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    Performance Tuning a Diesel

    does it smoke when accelerating hard, if yes get a larger turbocharger (more air). if little smoke , then increase fuel dilivery, some injection pumps have adjustable fuel output! a person who is familier with the pump could examine and know! maybe U-TUBE check for Nissan diesel performance...
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    Performance Tuning a Diesel

    i can understand the numbers, but not the Spainish! thx ron
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    Performance Tuning a Diesel

    performance tuning a diesel engine is actually simple! pump more fuel into it, untill it smokes heavy, when loaded,, then add more air/turbo/supercharge untill the smokes starts to subside, then pump more fuel ,add air and so on,,untill the engine expires, build another engine and dont go as...
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    Why can't you get performance cams for diesels?

    check out Audi V12 DIESEL dohc twin turbo , banned from racing because they were TO FAST, compared to petrol/gasoline engines! R-10 TDI
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    E85 fuel pros & cons

    something i have noticed around USA , a lot of cars are converting to Electric drive systems! fast as hell, and charge stations are everywhere, toss up Tesla charge, or lately Porsche charge stations! many factory Electric cars are showing up in junkyards wrecked, guys buy the power and drive...
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    E85 fuel pros & cons

    around here Austin tx. E85 is most used by forced induction cars, and a performance increase! few use it for everyday driving, because poor MPG!
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    Polishing and porting diesel engines

    better late than never ,, THANKS ron
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    Why do diesel engines have so much Torque

    to add to the Diesel knowledge,, Diesel engine produce the MOST Torque when exhaust smoke goes full black loaded! that is using diesel as fuel, other types of fuel auxialary injection can reduce smoke a lot! ron
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    Head or your heart

    obi, you are correct, unlimited money can destroy your life,(but what a away to go).LOL. many people here in USA have won the Lottery and so few can handle the changes in there lives! like the simple fact of how do they keep the money? 1st the tax man gets his share,(i dont know why he...
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    duel exit exhaust

    T-man you were so kool, but time changes us all, lets hope for the better!
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    duel exit exhaust

    my exhaust was done for the sound, deep and mellow , most important is you hear all 12 cylinders at once! with multi outlet exhaust 1st one side ear hears it then the other ear hears it, mixes up the brain!
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    A bit of American activism...

    "we the people are the victims of the insane" John Lennon 1969.
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    TURBO! 50 of the most exciting turbocharged cars ever made

    i have owned a few turbo cars, Buick Grand national , V6 turbo,alky injection. later converted to LS3 GM engine , more reliable. 85 Mustang SVO turbo,2.3L. Mazda RX7 BIG turbo, 3.5" full exhaust, ported etc,alky injection. 1982 OPEL 1.8L turbo diesel, veggie oil burner. interesting they did...
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    duel exit exhaust

    i have 12 cylinders all exit from one outlet 5" in. diameter.
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    Jaguar XJ8 Executive V8. ( with sport mode )

    interesting you mention Nissan 200SX car. i owned a 1985 200SX turbo, after having it for a while ,i found it was a completly different car than NON turbo cars, platform, suspension system, rear drive assembly, 200MM LSD unit, HD transmission, larger brake system, bigger anti/roll...
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    How likely are you to buy an automatic

    for everyday street driving ,AUTO , for me. grew up on Manual but those days are past.
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    Head or your heart

    and the girls to go with it!! LOL.
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    Head or your heart

    you can do a lot with unlimited money.
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    Twin scroll vs single scroll turbo comparison

    manifold and W/gates probably cost more than TS turbo
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    sorry just pushin buttons, testing the depth
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    remember when the GTR 1st arrived here in USA, factory said ECU cant be hacked it was super technology. well a young guy here in AUSTIN TX, did it in two weeks , and now has all programs adjustable to anything you want. and he did for free, just because of the challenge, and fun!
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    like said before, my opinion of a good street race, would be the SSCC,(silver state classic challenge), Nevada USA. i have personal video of a Nissan after a crash, car rolled up into BALL shape,good roll cage guy lived (miracle). OK it is an open public highway blocked both ends for race,2lane...
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    are we talking wheel driven cars or thrust powered cars,two completely different animals! fastest wheel drive car in USA was around 1960, went 402MPH,thats with tires doing the push. not jet thrust! its all in the record books, for bonneville! which again is not a practical STREET car. jet car...
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    how about USA top fuel dragsters. two wheel rear drive. 0-100mph in .8 tenths second 0-200 in 2 seconds 0-300 in 3.4 seconds just down the street from me,1/2 mile, a Modified 1967 Mustang ELECTRIC, made 0-60mph in 1.94 seconds. only noise was tire swishing(almost silent). with time slips...
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    latest speed for the Venom(older one), was 270mph. faster than the best Veyron. the F5 when sorted out , will go 290mph. a matter of course , they are ALL shooting for the MAGIC 300mph mark, and i can guarentee it will happen.
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    fair enough , how about the new Ford GT40s, USA style. Ford GT 1800hp top speed, baddGT,, 347mph
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    driving fast ,is when you are beyond your ability, then going faster! if you live, the feeling will be with you forever!
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    What is your idea of a fast car

    i think this topic has been gone over already! but my money would be on one of USA Hennessy F5,or Venom.
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    Why do diesel engines have so much Torque

    google BMW M3 petrol, VS Alpina diesel 3. a good comparison of two almost identical BMWs
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    Why do diesel engines have so much Torque

    like i said earlier, Diesel fuel has more BTU energy in it ,like 25-30% more.
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    Why do diesel engines have so much Torque

    a million years ago ,there were no humans, a million years from today ther wont be any either.
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    Why do diesel engines have so much Torque

    we have a Bethesda in USA ,its in state maryland. sorry dont play any games, im lucky to just use a simple computer basics.
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    Why do diesel engines have so much Torque

    what is Bethesda?
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    Diesel drivers 'should pay up to £800 more in road tax'

    some things get more stupid every day, the planet aint going anywhere, humans on the other hand(yes, they may be done away with), but the planet will still be here! give it a few years and planet will be happy after all! guys as usual its about the money, they want us to pay for some clean up...
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    Can 1000bhp for £1000 be done?

    a quick thought; you have a car without an engine, its a regular size coupe or sedan, weighs around 3700lbs ! you have available a choice of one of two engines, one is 800hp with 250lbs ft. torque(F1). other is 400hp with 600lbs.ft. torque, american V8. what would you chose?? money value dont...
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    Can 1000bhp for £1000 be done?

    and these pix are a few years old! today around Texas, OKC, and New Orleans, there are many 1500-2000HP cars, all use American V8s . ever google "Street Outlaws" , and YES its getting more crazy everyday! 150MPH in just 660 ft. dangerous and out of control, but the EGO must be satisfied! if...
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    Can 1000bhp for £1000 be done?

    quick pic of nissan Skyline, my shop took care of for owner! sorry didnt make 1000hp only final 780WHP!
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    Can 1000bhp for £1000 be done?

    HMM; my mother said it would make you blind. LOL
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    Alternatives to remaps

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    Alternatives to remaps

    T9, like i noted there are some tweaks that can reduce smoke ,temporarly when on hard acceleration. most diesels tuned properly, will not smoke at all, merrily cruising along!
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