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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).

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Post  944-LT1 Sat Mar 24, 2012 3:36 pm

....uh..............yup

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Post  Techno Duck Sat Mar 24, 2012 4:59 pm

I think i would be packing a change of underwear in my track spares box! Shocked affraid

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Post  Michael B. Sat Mar 24, 2012 7:27 pm

JFettig wrote:Looks good.

550hp, how much torque are you sending through that transmission?

Looking at the dyno chart I see 570 from 4000-5000rpm. Flat as a table. What a Face

I did a nice rebuild on it, and I just dont shock it with abuse... Well, I mean I dont drive it like an idiot... Well, I mean... It puts up with me. clown

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Post  RobotMachines Sat Mar 24, 2012 11:07 pm

Michael B. wrote:I did a nice rebuild on it, and I just dont shock it with abuse... Well, I mean I dont drive it like an idiot... Well, I mean... It puts up with me. clown
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Post  xschop Sun Mar 25, 2012 7:37 am

I want one of those for Christmas. santa
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Post  JFettig Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:52 am

Michael B. wrote:
JFettig wrote:Looks good.

550hp, how much torque are you sending through that transmission?

Looking at the dyno chart I see 570 from 4000-5000rpm. Flat as a table. What a Face

I did a nice rebuild on it, and I just dont shock it with abuse... Well, I mean I dont drive it like an idiot... Well, I mean... It puts up with me. clown


Great! Now I feel better about my 500ft-lbs goal.

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Post  Michael B. Mon Sep 17, 2012 6:14 pm

Hey guys. I am still out here. Just got it back from the paint shop. 2013 will be a good year with it.

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Post  zeusrotty Tue Sep 18, 2012 12:47 pm

That looks great! Who painted it? I think we live pretty close to one another. I am up by Autobahn in Bolingbrook, IL

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Post  Michael B. Tue Sep 18, 2012 3:12 pm

I had a local guy spray it after I did the prep. I just cant breath in those fumes any longer!

Hey if you like that, you will luv this from today:

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Post  zeusrotty Mon May 20, 2013 1:13 am

Don't know if you are still around, but what radiator are you running?

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Post  Michael B. Mon Jun 03, 2013 8:09 pm

Heck yes. I am still 'round now & then.

I use the RH rad provided with the kit. Seven years so far, great rad.

Hey, guess what I did this weekend? I did a 1/2 mile open drag race event. Yup - HALF MILE.

It was a hoot. Here is some video:

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Post  v8carreragts Mon Jun 03, 2013 9:13 pm

Hey Michael, did you see the Corvette ZR1 that ran off the end through the fence?

He is a friend of a guy I work with.
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Post  Michael B. Mon Jun 03, 2013 9:24 pm

I think he was literally the FIRST car on the runway. Shocked He held us up for quite some time. Sad

There were very few incidents (him & a GTR were all I can recall) overall a safe event minus those.
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Post  v8carreragts Mon Jun 03, 2013 10:21 pm

My friend said that this guy told him that he just let up on the gas and then he realized he didn't have time to stop. At that kind of speed things happen so fast you can't wait. Rolling Eyes I understand he did quite a lot of damage. Destroyed the nose & windshield along with ?? It was leaking fluids as well. The ZR1 has a special windshield with a UV blocker and the few that are still available are $2-3000 each--wow! My friend has a regular Vette windshield in his ZR1 because of this.

Sounds like it was a good time otherwise. I would like to do this if I ever get my car finished. I hope to finely be done for next summer. Just final bodywork, paint and final assembly remaining.
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Post  skywalker01 Wed Jun 05, 2013 5:08 am

[SALUTE] Outstanding job!!
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Post  Michael B. Tue Jun 11, 2013 9:48 pm

skywalker01 wrote:[SALUTE] Outstanding job!!

Thank you sir. I have been watching your progress too. Its looking mean. What a Face
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Post  zeusrotty Tue Jun 11, 2013 11:34 pm

Hey GTS. Why haven't we met yet? Lol mine will be back on the road in 2 weeks!

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