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  Topic: Which is faster?
snakoil

Replies: 10
Views: 390

PostForum: General Discussions   Posted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:18 am   Subject: Which is faster?
getting the engine out means removing the Rad
Just having done the engine removal procedure, I believe removing the tranny might be easier
  Topic: Dropped door - advice needed on repair
snakoil

Replies: 2
Views: 554

PostForum: General Discussions   Posted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:30 pm   Subject: Dropped door - advice needed on repair
on 1979 the wiring is going along the door sill right under the plastic trim.
There are no wires behind the A pillar where the door hinges are mounted.
however be carefull as it is close to a hole o ...
  Topic: Quick upgrades for somebody who is new to working on cars.
snakoil

Replies: 17
Views: 783

PostForum: Performance Upgrades   Posted: Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:38 am   Subject: Quick upgrades for somebody who is new to working on cars.
Did you mention to your relationship that you owned a Porsche 924 and not a Honda Civic?

While those a common first DIY mods for Honda boys your 924s doesn't have the same aftermarket support.
K&a ...
  Topic: Option codes and a speaker question
snakoil

Replies: 1
Views: 241

PostForum: Body and Interior   Posted: Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:00 pm   Subject: Option codes and a speaker question
the door cards are just a 1/4 inch thick and are made to be right next to the metal door frame with the door handle bracket.
This is not like todays plastic formed door cards that are mostly hollow ...
  Topic: Seat adjuster lever direction
snakoil

Replies: 3
Views: 344

PostForum: Body and Interior   Posted: Fri Aug 24, 2018 10:45 pm   Subject: Seat adjuster lever direction
same here on my 1979
  Topic: Seatbelt upper mounting point/B-pillar
snakoil

Replies: 10
Views: 1333

PostForum: General Discussions   Posted: Wed Aug 22, 2018 10:16 pm   Subject: Seatbelt upper mounting point/B-pillar
Another option would be to swap to a harness bar using the oem holes with a harness.
I had that setup in my car for a short while and the belt would come from behind at a straight angle if I remember ...
  Topic: Firewall rubber cover...how much do we need it
snakoil

Replies: 1
Views: 442

PostForum: Body and Interior   Posted: Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:26 pm   Subject: Firewall rubber cover...how much do we need it
Short story is my rubber padding on the firewall is torn in different places and water was getting between the pad and firewall.
I see some rust started on the firewall.
The pad I have is not worth ...
  Topic: 924 2.0l NA head for sale
snakoil

Replies: 0
Views: 495

PostForum: Cars and Parts Wanted/For Sale   Posted: Tue Aug 07, 2018 9:55 pm   Subject: 924 2.0l NA head for sale
Porsche 924 cylinder head for sale
Looks in good condition
I kept it around to rebuild and use on a future engine but I got too many spares now.
I can sell 2 of these in same condition.
Please not ...
  Topic: Very nice 924 rebuild video on Youtube
snakoil

Replies: 3
Views: 1239

PostForum: General Discussions   Posted: Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:27 am   Subject: Very nice 924 rebuild video on Youtube
found out later today that this was a teaser from a 45minutes video

the rest of the video shows how to replace the dash and customize the shifter to make it tighther.

Seems to be season 15 episo ...
  Topic: Very nice 924 rebuild video on Youtube
snakoil

Replies: 3
Views: 1239

PostForum: General Discussions   Posted: Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:11 am   Subject: Very nice 924 rebuild video on Youtube
Found this today, wish this video was available 2 weeks ago when I removed my engine!

https://youtu.be/Qwa-7FBDbBk
  Topic: 016Z Snailshell - First gear!
snakoil

Replies: 2
Views: 2184

PostForum: General Discussions   Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2018 10:08 pm   Subject: 016Z Snailshell - First gear!
In the same boat (I the US), the 79 NA specifically has a gearbox spec that's different from the other 911/924 Getrag G31 versions. No one seems to make replacement dog teeth short of custom gears. Co ...
  Topic: Door drain holes
snakoil

Replies: 4
Views: 1790

PostForum: Body and Interior   Posted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 10:20 pm   Subject: Door drain holes
with the amount of water I once had in my doors i'm pretty sure there is none.

I ended up drilling a small hole to let the water out
  Topic: Weber installation question
snakoil

Replies: 8
Views: 2080

PostForum: Performance Upgrades   Posted: Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:31 pm   Subject: Weber installation question
I ended up going to my local hydraulic shop as I wasn't sure of measurements.
Seems the thread on the 1979 924 is M14
They gave me a hollow nut with a ball bearing and this does the trick so far.
I ...
  Topic: Urban Rally Car. "Rough Life" Wilson
snakoil

Replies: 112
Views: 9826

PostForum: Body and Interior   Posted: Wed May 23, 2018 10:55 pm   Subject: Urban Rally Car. "Rough Life" Wilson
You and I have very different definition of daily driving!
but coudos on the clean install, I do like the pedals
  Topic: Urban Rally Car. "Rough Life" Wilson
snakoil

Replies: 112
Views: 9826

PostForum: Body and Interior   Posted: Thu May 17, 2018 12:24 am   Subject: Urban Rally Car. "Rough Life" Wilson
what color will you go with?
Since this was my first body prep for painting I went white to hide all mistakes I assumed I made...and man did I do a few!
 
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