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  1. Transmission Lock up converter, or Non?..

    Turbo Dodge Help
    So from what I've gathered, if I don't have external plug for a lock up solenoid, I don't have a lock up trans? Just wanna make sure, thinking about putting a new torque converter in while I have my engine out. 92 Spirit 2.5 NA 3 speed, the only plug I see going to trans is neutral safety switch.
  2. Which block has most torque???

    Engine - Turbo & Block
    ...with stock rods and crank, which block has the most torque???? 2.2?, 2.5 tall block?, 2.5 common block???..... just curious any info would be appreciated, thanks in advance!!!
  3. Catalytic converter removal

    Engine - General, Exhaust & Induction
    What HP/torque gains are made from taking off the catalytic converter?
  4. USA Torque converter for 904 RWD 2.4 conversion

    Parts Wanted
    I have been reading all the info about this swap and cannot seem to put it all together. Can someone please tell me where I can get one of these converters? Is there a better way to do this now I noticed most of the posts were from a couple years ago. I have an 04 Pt 2.4 turbo that I want to...
  5. question on head bolts

    Engine - Turbo & Block
    Alrighty.. welp I just put the new head gasket on a few days ago and she runs amazing..beside the fact that the 4 piece valve covers are pieces of shit and don't seal and I have to get a new 1 piece vc..ha anyways I've heard from a lot of people its a good idea...but not nessesary to retorque...
  6. ? on head gasket

    Engine - Turbo & Block
    hello all! i would just like to verify some info i got from autozone online. im doing my headgasket in a few weeks. so. autozone said the correct ft. lbs to torque the head is 52. is that correct? also it said to tie up the rocker arm assembly? i havent seen that said except at autozone..do u...
  7. Another Poor Man's Dyno...

    Engine - General, Exhaust & Induction
    Okay so I got the Lancer back together. Needless to say after running a pitiful 2-3psi on a blown HG and cracked exhaust runner, she feels like a behemoth compared to before. Looking for anybody's 2 cents on crank or wheel power with mod's listed below. Other people are usually more...
  8. Need help finding torque strut (dog bone)

    Engine - General, Exhaust & Induction
    I have a 1990 Dodge Daytona Shelby VNT. And I went to all the autoparts stores such as O'Reilly, Advanced Auto, Autozone, Napa and none of them had it. But I did buy all my other motor mounts from them. The only one I can't find is this torque strut. Help would be very much appreciated...
  9. Understanding Horsepower and Torque

    FAQ Section
    This is to help people understand the relationship and math between torque and horsepower. Author: 86-89 Lancer Here are some basic facts 1. The formula is: Torque x RPM / 5252 = Horsepower 2. Torque is the amount of twisting force the engine makes. 3. Horsepower is about speed or...
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