HOW TO DO AN ADVANCED SEARCH.

Mon Jul 08, 2013 3:56 pm by Admin


For the benefit of 944Hybrids users there are two search functions available for you to use.
The purpose of this sticky is to explain the "Advanced Search" function because it is much more powerful and is the best choice when researching information.

When you log on to the site a list of options is shown in a line at the top of the page. One option is labelled "Search", use this option (NOT the search box lower down on the right).

After you click on the upper search option, a drop down box appears. At the bottom of this box is a radio button marked "Advanced …

Comments: 0

Latest topics
» Changing Position of Air Filter Intake
Today at 12:03 pm by superman22x

» ecotec swap
Yesterday at 8:41 pm by sharkey

» 86` 944 turbo project
Yesterday at 6:33 pm by 948

» Total number of LS conversions?
Yesterday at 6:27 pm by 948

» LS3 Exhaust
Yesterday at 4:29 pm by Hotrodz of Dallas

» alignment specs
Yesterday at 4:22 pm by Hotrodz of Dallas

» 1984 Gen IV 5.3 Swap
Yesterday at 2:03 pm by superman22x

» Question about 964 transmission into 924s/944
Thu Jan 18, 2018 1:52 pm by Hamr20

» New convert under way
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:36 pm by sharkey

» For sale $150 Griffin for LS1 LS Radiator swap
Thu Jan 18, 2018 12:33 am by jshprd

January 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    

Calendar Calendar

Log in

I forgot my password


Pacific Raceways near Seattle

View previous topic View next topic Go down

Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Rich L. on Sun Mar 25, 2012 5:34 pm

Here's a lap around Pacific Raceways in Auburn, WA. We start mid-way through turn 2 as I let my buddy Patrick by in his biturbo avant. I'm still breaking in the engine, 2nd session out, so I resist the temptation to chase after him. And we finish again in turn 2 when I stop for the red flag caused by a Miata going off driver's left at the exit of 5A. They're fine but notice the C4S that misses the flag, doesn't mind my hand up while stopping and blows on through. 911 drivers... Wink

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]

Cheers,
Rich
avatar
Rich L.

Posts : 816
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : Seattle

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Lemming on Fri Apr 06, 2012 9:31 am

Good vid, now flog that car.

I think that's the first vid I've ever seen of that track that it wan't either raining or snowing Shocked
avatar
Lemming

Posts : 855
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : B'ham

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  948 on Sun Apr 08, 2012 7:43 am

How were the oil temps?
avatar
948
Moderator
Moderator

Posts : 513
Join date : 2009-06-09
Age : 102
Location : East PA

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Rich L. on Mon Apr 09, 2012 2:04 pm

Better but still too low. Oil temps are getting up to 180 F, which is the thermostat fully opening point, but not any higher. And this with the non-vented nose panel. I'm also noticing a max pressure of 55 PSI which is well under the 10 PSI / 1K RPM guideline. I read that guys see a 10 PSI pressure drop using these RX7 coolers. I think it's time to just rip it out and install a nice bar&plate aftermarket cooler.

Rich
avatar
Rich L.

Posts : 816
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : Seattle

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  docwyte on Mon Apr 09, 2012 8:51 pm

Wow, that's low! I've never seen oil temps that low on the track. Course it's a hell of a lot hotter here with very thin air, but I think the coolest I've seen the oil was 220F. Most of the time it's around 230-240F with a max seen of almost 280F.

docwyte

Posts : 1372
Join date : 2010-07-18

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Lemming on Tue Apr 10, 2012 8:13 am

That's pretty low for max pressure. My car idles at around 50psi and jumps to 90 at WOT.
avatar
Lemming

Posts : 855
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : B'ham

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Rich L. on Tue Apr 10, 2012 10:14 am

Okay thanks. New cooler is ordered. And I learned that the engine was tuned with an 85mm MAF which explains the large fuel trim values I'm currently seeing with the 75mm one. So I need to redo my intake too.

Rich
avatar
Rich L.

Posts : 816
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : Seattle

Back to top Go down

The Ridge

Post  Rich L. on Tue May 15, 2012 11:42 pm

Here's a lap around the newest Pacific NW track, The Ridge. My car's running much better with oil pressures over 80 PSI and temperatures over 200 F, it's much happier. The 85mm MAF brings the fuel trims into a lower range but the open differential is still making me "squeeze and ease" out of the slower corners. And I've still got the rear bar on soft making the car nave nice and easy to drive understeer.

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]

Rich
avatar
Rich L.

Posts : 816
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : Seattle

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Lemming on Wed May 16, 2012 7:26 am

Looks like a fun and technical track, love the down hill roller coaster just before the front straight.
avatar
Lemming

Posts : 855
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : B'ham

Back to top Go down

Oregon Raceway Park

Post  Rich L. on Tue Jun 26, 2012 9:52 am

Here's a couple laps of at ORP last weekend chasing a buddy in his Nissan GTR. I stayed in touch but never did close the gap. The Bimmer was very quick, supercharged and on slicks.

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]

The track is great. New a couple years ago, all that's paved is the paddock and the track itself. It's in north-central Oregon kind of near The Dalles. They've got their own fuel tank because the nearest station that has super is 30 miles away. The front straight isn't that long so you don't really get a break. And there are several blind brows and it takes a while to feel like you know what's coming next. Very fun and technical place.

Rich
avatar
Rich L.

Posts : 816
Join date : 2011-05-30
Location : Seattle

Back to top Go down

Re: Pacific Raceways near Seattle

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum