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Forum: N54 06-07-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 21,878
Posted By DaleM
5862 just made it in. TLM in Miami is doing the...

5862 just made it in.
TLM in Miami is doing the rebuild with the forged internals. Patience!
Forum: N54 06-07-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,684
Posted By DaleM
Water has a great cooling benefit and can reduce...

Water has a great cooling benefit and can reduce the mixes' flammability vs straight meth. Summer time I do a 66.6 33.4 mix.
Forum: N54 05-01-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 10,601
Posted By DaleM
Mine had water in the oil and tons of metal....

Mine had water in the oil and tons of metal. Plugs looks good but the knocking and engine lights meant a sad 39k ending for my engine. The good side is no one would buy it and my wife signed on for...
Forum: N54 04-23-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,431
Posted By DaleM
have to check the brand to be sure. Here is a...

have to check the brand to be sure. Here is a rough guide:

+20 F Washer Fluid - Contains approximately 7% methanol.
0 F Washer Fluid - Contains approximately 23% methanol.
-10 F Washer Fluid -...
Forum: N54 04-22-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,425
Posted By DaleM
What engine damage did you get from a meth...

What engine damage did you get from a meth mixture? Were you running advance timing on a low meth content? You can run 100% meth or 100% water if you wanted. Water just cools much better where the...
Forum: Kill Stories 04-22-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 5,174
Posted By DaleM
Takes a lot just to keep up with those cars no...

Takes a lot just to keep up with those cars no less walk them! Good kill.
Forum: N54 04-22-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,431
Posted By DaleM
LOL, Most WW fluid is nothing more than a 50/50...

LOL,
Most WW fluid is nothing more than a 50/50 mixture of meth and water. get the brand and check it out. he should be good with no problem. Many people use the WW mix for their cars. The idle is...
Forum: N54 04-21-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,899
Posted By DaleM
My manual has the Clutch Master 400FX on it plus...

My manual has the Clutch Master 400FX on it plus I am not a drag race guy. No hard launches on the road courses. Nice support from the fuel delivery, it has potential.
Forum: N54 04-21-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,899
Posted By DaleM
What power levels are you pushing? What hp can it...

What power levels are you pushing? What hp can it support on the 1 or 3 series?
Forum: N54 04-18-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,987
Posted By DaleM
The car is going to take about 90 days. Hopefully...

The car is going to take about 90 days. Hopefully you will be have the S3 done by then.
Forum: N54 04-18-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,987
Posted By DaleM
Steve, My car is in Miami rebuilding the engine...

Steve,
My car is in Miami rebuilding the engine and throwing on a single turbo from FFtec, 5862. Would you recommend the Stage 3 for this? Terry is boost levels for that kit were limited by fuel...
Forum: N54 04-15-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 988
Posted By DaleM
I just swapped out the black boxes. no issue.

I just swapped out the black boxes. no issue.
Forum: Kill Stories 04-15-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,412
Posted By DaleM
Talk to him next time if you have questions. We...

Talk to him next time if you have questions. We could speculate all day long. he could have hit a 50 shot of nitrous or even had it on a progressive nitrous setting so he would not lose traction.
...
Forum: Kill Stories 04-15-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,412
Posted By DaleM
I should have added a caveat, they were...

I should have added a caveat, they were commenting on performance not sales. It is not silly to shoot for a higher goal. For sales? I am sure Ford considers all makes and models.

Ford has upped...
Forum: N54 04-13-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 2,904
Views: 620,878
Posted By DaleM
As Terry says, Anthony at FFtec will work through...

As Terry says, Anthony at FFtec will work through all your ideas. They have seen lots of what does and does not work.
Forum: N54 04-13-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,904
Views: 620,878
Posted By DaleM
Cost of the bottom mount drove my decision. OK,...

Cost of the bottom mount drove my decision. OK, the cost of the rebuild is is driving the whole project right now. The 5862, do you think 26-28 psi is max?
Forum: N54 04-13-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 2,904
Views: 620,878
Posted By DaleM
T, is that spool difference due to the...

T,
is that spool difference due to the efficiency of the top mount vs the bottom? Would a top mount 5858 spool faster than a TM5862?
Forum: Kill Stories 04-13-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,412
Posted By DaleM
Still looks like fun. get out and meet him after...

Still looks like fun. get out and meet him after a run next time. I bet he would love to tell you about his car.

I have not seen my car since mid-Jan. Uhhggg
Forum: Kill Stories 04-13-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,412
Posted By DaleM
12.4s are not uncommon. 12.0 takes good skill or...

12.4s are not uncommon. 12.0 takes good skill or some other mods. Either way 12.8 is going to let the average Mustang driver hang.
Forum: Kill Stories 04-13-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,412
Posted By DaleM
The bad thing is how well they handle these days....

The bad thing is how well they handle these days. 3.73 gears on the track package with the GT Premium. Ford says they are not even considering the the chevy muscle car rivalry anymore. Their targets...
Forum: N54 04-12-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,973
Posted By DaleM
Looks like you have your animal. I have a few...

Looks like you have your animal. I have a few months to wait, all these special order parts while I love their existence, they are not readily available. . arrrgggg!
Forum: N54 04-12-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,973
Posted By DaleM
I am having TLM Racing (miami) do a rebuild to...

I am having TLM Racing (miami) do a rebuild to forged internals with VAC's help on my 135. FFtec is supplying the 5862 bottom mount. I am feeling good about getting a 550rwhp daily driver based on...
Forum: N54 04-10-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,493
Posted By DaleM
I am replacing mine because no one would buy the...

I am replacing mine because no one would buy the car. I have a hard time hiding or lying about issue like that so I would not use it as a trade.
Forum: N54 04-09-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,997
Posted By DaleM
Should be easy to find. here in FL I see a lot of...

Should be easy to find. here in FL I see a lot of guys my age (old farts) love their vettes. One guys here is getting ready to for a new ZR1 (i think that is what he said) from an older Z06 he has. I...
Forum: N54 04-09-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,997
Posted By DaleM
A vette is a cheap alternative, LOL! Nice cars...

A vette is a cheap alternative, LOL! Nice cars indeed. Why not get the 2015 5.0 Mustang and throw a Whipple or TT on it? Cheap and easy to mod. Ford releases pre-production cars to aftermarket so...
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