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by HKS
14 Sep 2018 21:48
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Pilkington Windshields - Easy and new Availability
Replies: 44
Views: 1751

Re: Pilkington Windshields - Easy and new Availability

Major back order on the windshields.If you recall I received a cracked windshield from bad UPS freight shipping in July. Summit placed a new order which was scheduled to come in Aug. I called them in late Aug when I didn't receive a confirmation and they said it wont be coming till Nov! SO if your n...
by HKS
23 Aug 2018 22:40
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: Fred's 73 2dr 510
Replies: 50
Views: 4603

Re: Fred's 73 2dr 510

As you said, I think it's a critical detail if I want it to run smoothly. Here are some pictures to illustrate my issue. Rockauto 510 mounts VS OEM mounts https://i.imgur.com/jQcB3oW.jpg Transmission position. I'll adjust it and make a shim when I get the right motor mounts, but I think it should b...
by HKS
26 Jul 2018 21:47
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Pilkington Windshields - Easy and new Availability
Replies: 44
Views: 1751

Re: Pilkington Windshields - Easy and new Availability

[/quote] My windshield came in yesterday so I measured it's thickness with my metric vernier caliper and 6.5mm or .255" thick and my chinese glass was 5.8mm or .228" for us Americans who still enjoy the standard system :shock: That's a difference of .027" or .68mm for our brothers and sisters up in ...
by HKS
22 Jul 2018 21:53
Forum: Body & Electrical
Topic: Pilkington Windshields - Easy and new Availability
Replies: 44
Views: 1751

Re: Pilkington Windshields - Easy and new Availability

If anyone decides on purchasing a Pilkington windshield or any brand thats delivered UPS Freight make sure and have the shipper wait for you to check the glass. Luckily I had him stand next to me when I opened the box and found the glass shattered on the corner from them dropping the box on its corn...
by HKS
14 May 2018 20:31
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: 1971 2 Door, L16 --> 2.1 Long Rod --> SR20VE
Replies: 414
Views: 43966

Re: 1971 2 Door, L16 --> 2.1 Long Rod --> SR20VE

can you take a closeup photo of the primary runners? I'm interested in these headers but those welds look pretty raw
by HKS
24 Mar 2018 00:14
Forum: Project Builds
Topic: 1971 2 Door, L16 --> 2.1 Long Rod --> SR20VE
Replies: 414
Views: 43966

Re: 1971 2 Door, L16 --> 2.1 Long Rod --> SR20VE

Recommend claying to check piston to valve clearance. The JE Pistons used for my SRVE setup has large relief valves set up for N1 camshafts. Lock out the rockers to check secondary lobes for critical clearance
by HKS
19 Feb 2018 22:22
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: CV axles. Adapters are dumb. Gotta be a better way
Replies: 4
Views: 493

Re: CV axles. Adapters are dumb. Gotta be a better way

Curious which vehicle/model and year Toyota stub axles you sourced in the image?
by HKS
15 Feb 2018 19:46
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?
Replies: 7
Views: 617

Re: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?

I found this while doing some research a while back and will be making some for future use. Pretty smart idea for any CV Axle.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOuZxPG4nNo
by HKS
13 Feb 2018 21:04
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?
Replies: 7
Views: 617

Re: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?

Thanks for the link. I was finally able to get a hold of Dave from Futofab. For reference if anyone is looking for specs. on the WCR/FutoFab CV Axle kit here you go. Empi CV Axle:100mm with chomoly cage CV Boot kit: Type 2 Bus Torque spec for Stub axle flange: 58 ft-lb. CV Boot 12.8mm bolts torque s...
by HKS
02 Feb 2018 20:30
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?
Replies: 7
Views: 617

Re: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?

Thanks. I will have to wait for Dave to reply back to my email I sent a few days ago since there are too many options to consider.
by HKS
01 Feb 2018 18:09
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?
Replies: 7
Views: 617

WCR/Futofab CV axle boot?

Does anyone know what type of CV boot kit is used for the WCR/FutoFab CV axle kit? Is it the EMPI # 9994 on all four corners?
by HKS
22 Jan 2018 22:14
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: A87 Camshaft identification request
Replies: 3
Views: 358

Re: A87 Camshaft identification request

Currently running a L18 block. I tried to snap a photo of the stamping on the back of the camshaft but the stamp is so faint its really had to show up on photos. Looks like it has the square protrusion you mentioned in the middle of the camshaft. WIth that said is a L20 camshaft? https://i.imgur.com...
by HKS
22 Jan 2018 18:27
Forum: Powertrain
Topic: A87 Camshaft identification request
Replies: 3
Views: 358

A87 Camshaft identification request

Any help would be appreciated in finding out what type of camshaft I have lying around on a spare A87 cylinder head. The markings are as follows:

E47808

Power U²

Thanks in advance
by HKS
09 Jan 2014 12:51
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Wtb '70-'72 PL510 Rolling Chassis Clean Title
Replies: 0
Views: 687

Wtb '70-'72 PL510 Rolling Chassis Clean Title

Looking for a CA. registered 2-door rolling chassis with clean title to transfer my PL510 '71 parts onto. Must need minimal work and little to no rust. No beaters or rust buckets please! Send me a message along with photos to stsuneishi@hotmail.com