Dorkiphus.net - Search Results
Navigation » Dorkiphus.net > Search Forums » Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.07 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: cmcfaul@aol.com
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 07-02-2021, 08:50 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
The clutch had 120k mi on it and prob could have...

The clutch had 120k mi on it and prob could have gone more. Turns out the main issue was the clutch slave. But it's all new now and shifts smooth as butter.

Chris
89 Carrera
G50
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-30-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
There are never any shortcuts with these cars. ...

There are never any shortcuts with these cars. With the new Master Cylinder, it worked for about a day. Just installed a new slave and it feels right. Hopefully this chapter is closed as it was a...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-25-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Slave was a PITA to install but all is good. ...

Slave was a PITA to install but all is good.

Chris
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-25-2021, 01:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Clutch master cylinder installed. feels as it...

Clutch master cylinder installed. feels as it should. May bleed one more time to be sure.

Chris
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-23-2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
I ordered an new clutch master cylinder. Its...

I ordered an new clutch master cylinder. Its only $100 and should solve the issue. Bleeding the slave is a PITA (I dont have a lift) so if I am going to bleed it, might as well make sure it's...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-22-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Many Thanks to Ed. He welded engine mount...

Many Thanks to Ed.

He welded engine mount bar with perfect skill. It fit like a glove and all seems to be working smoothly.

Clutch is still soft feeling, maybe thats the way its supposed to...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-22-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Hello Ed, The engine cradle fit like a...

Hello Ed,

The engine cradle fit like a glove. Was expecting a battle in getting it back on but went on with no issues at all.

Many, many thanks in welding it up for me.

Went for a drive...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-22-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Thanks, I got the end welded and am hoping...

Thanks,

I got the end welded and am hoping it still fits. Going to install it today. If I run into difficulties I will let you know and possibly take you up on the offer.

Chris

89 Carrera
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-20-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Crack

Crack
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-20-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Still looking for one of these. Plan B is to...

Still looking for one of these.

Plan B is to weld this one

Many Thanks,

Chris
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-19-2021, 12:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Hope not. Just got a new clutch and a bunch of...

Hope not. Just got a new clutch and a bunch of upgrades. Shifts perfectly. G50 trans is the best part of that car.

Chris
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-19-2021, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Please let me know. Want to get my car on the...

Please let me know. Want to get my car on the road again today if possible. Been a couple weeks in pieces.

Plan B is to get it welded but would rather replace.

Many Thanks,

Chris McFaul...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-19-2021, 09:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Thanks, I have a vacuum and a pressure...

Thanks,

I have a vacuum and a pressure bleeder. I used the pressure bleeder and it helped. Clutch still has a lot of play and goes all the way to the floor. Clutch works perfectly just very...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-18-2021, 12:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Another question for the collective. I...

Another question for the collective.

I replaced the clutch (g50). The pedal goes almost to the floor before engaging the clutch (shift fork moves about 3/4 inch before pedal hits the floor). ...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-18-2021, 09:34 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
If its about 31 inches long it should work. ...

If its about 31 inches long it should work.

Chris

703-967-2990
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-17-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Thanks. Appreciate the offer. Guess you...

Thanks.

Appreciate the offer. Guess you moved. It's a bit too far round trip.

Chris
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-17-2021, 05:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,028
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
I need a weld

The rear engine carrier (thing the engine mounts to in the rear) is cracked on one mount. Can anyone weld it for me? Can be sloppy just needs to be strong.

Cash or beer

Thanks,

Chris
89...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 06-17-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Clutch Slave installation

Any tricks or tips to installing the clutch slave on top of a G50 transmission?

Reassembly mode after engine drop for new clutch. Got the engine mounted again the clutch slave is being...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Parts For Sale/Wanted 06-17-2021, 04:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 467
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
WTB- Engine Carrier Mount

Need the engine carrier mount. The thing the engine bolts on to in the rear.

89 Carrera 3.2

Thanks

Chris M
Forum: Tools Needed/For Loan 04-08-2021, 02:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,924
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
I decided to just do the clutch for now. Car...

I decided to just do the clutch for now. Car runs perfect and has no noticeable issue except perhaps down on power a bit. It had bad leakdown number on #4 (valve not sealing). So will wait a bit...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 03-12-2021, 05:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,318
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
I just bought a remanufactured Bosh alternator...

I just bought a remanufactured Bosh alternator from Advanced Auto. $200 and two year warrantee. A 25% off coupon popped up and applied that. Kind of hard to beat.

Chris
89 Carrera
Forum: Tools Needed/For Loan 02-28-2021, 08:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,924
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
stud tool

Thanks John,

Will Probably take you up on that. Just need to confirm my car has lower Delvar head studs and not steel.

Chris
Forum: Tools Needed/For Loan 02-28-2021, 08:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,924
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
yoke and stand

You have no shortage of cool toys.

Where in MD?

Many Thanks,

Chris
Forum: Tools Needed/For Loan 02-26-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,924
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
Smile 911 engine Yoke and stand needed

Hello all,

Top end rebuild in the near future. Need to borrow an engine yoke and stand if available. Would probably need it for about a month (hopefully not longer). May also need the head stud...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 11-07-2020, 10:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 11,502
Posted By cmcfaul@aol.com
The biggest tire I think that will fit are 205.'s...

The biggest tire I think that will fit are 205.'s and thats with maxed out negative camber in the rear and a little rubbing in the front (rub on the inside). matched tires on all 4 corners for me...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump