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54209

Ignition cylinder removal

I'm swapping the steering column in my '72 96 for one in parts stash with an uncracked shifter housing. I'm having a hell of a time trying to get the ignition
Jonathan Dennis
Jul 31
#54209
 
54208

Re: Any final advice before I drive this thing?

umm, enjoy the ride? it will be fun! that reminds me , i could use a test run with my 93F to see if i can get it to give me a real reading on the EGT i
crusaderchuck
Jul 31
#54208
 
54207

Re: Any final advice before I drive this thing?

Good synthetic oil at 50:1 / 2%, ethanol's been fine for me. ... This email is free from viruses and malware because avast! Antivirus protection is active.
Bill Trench
Jul 31
#54207
 
54206

Re: Watch the PVGP online TODAY wierd fuel supply stuff!

a lot of the land speed guys run a rear cell with pump to a small type container up under hood. about the size of a radiator expansion over flow type
crusaderchuck
Jul 31
#54206
 
54205

Any final advice before I drive this thing?

Regarding the 93F, I should have it on the road this Saturday. Is there any hints, tips, etc. that anyone can tell me? For example, one quart of oil per gas
llewis5411@rogers.com
Jul 30
#54205
 
54204

Re: Watch the PVGP online TODAY

Float level is about as high as I can manage. Any higher and I fear a fire hazard in a car that doesn't have a fire suppression system installed (just a
Stefan Vapaa
Jul 30
#54204
 
54203

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

Chuck, One item of note... Your description of race driving technique is from the Eric Carlson school of driving. I do it differently myself. I use a blend of
Stefan Vapaa
Jul 30
#54203
 
54202

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

Thank you for the comments. I misspoke when I wrote that and didn't really mean to say that no one else cares. I always hope, and think, that others get a kick
Stefan Vapaa
Jul 30
#54202
 
54201

Engine paint code

I have an early 850 motor coming and he wants it painted a light yellow. I have dark green, light green, and red but never a light yellow. Does anyone have
davidlbaugher
Jul 30
#54201
 
54200

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

Emergency brake doesn't always keep the car stationary. Amos Flick (RIP), my old Saab dealer, told me a story one day about a drunk 96 driver that came in and
Ted Yurkon
Jul 30
#54200
 
54199

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

... I had the same thing on my Sonett. At one annual safety inspection it turned out the right rear brake did nothing. When I took the drum off, it turned out
MH
Jul 30
#54199
 
54198

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

your wish was my command... ;) chuck. ... From: theo kindermans tkindermans@... [vSAAB] To: vSAAB Sent:
crusaderchuck
Jul 30
#54198
 
54197

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

it is not uncommon for saabs to have siezed rear pistons and no one notices their malfunction. why? the car is a relativly light car and being front drive ,
crusaderchuck
Jul 30
#54197
 
54196

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

I second Dan's second comment regarding racing.  Keep it coming, I'm learning a lot, and very much appreciating it.Thank you.tk From: "Dan Morley
theo kindermans
Jul 30
#54196
 
54195

Re: V4 rear brake cyl

Stefan, your comment a malfunctioning rear brakes feeling normal in everyday driving is very true. When I got around to restoring the rear brakes on my 95 I
Dan Morley
Jul 30
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