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by Vduboy
Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Buggy & Baja Building
Topic: Nate's Manxter Build
Replies: 575
Views: 86113

Re: Nate's Manxter Build

Yeah I should have mate, actually going to the hunter valley this weekend for my sisters birthday. Not taking the bike though as I dropped it two weeks ago and busted three ribs. Not something I want to do again in a hurry. F#%k me it hurts to sneeze...! Sleeping isn't great either! I'll try to find...
by Vduboy
Mon Jun 19, 2017 6:45 pm
Forum: Buggy Related Chat
Topic: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff
Replies: 565
Views: 102543

Re: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff

Haha see there's a nice ramble! It is great entertainment! Yeah art it very much lost on me too mate, so don't feel bad! Especially seeing what some douche bags pay for it! I have been out in mine a fair bit, mainly going riding though... Did find a nice camp spot in belanglo forest that we might hi...
by Vduboy
Tue Jun 06, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Buggy Related Chat
Topic: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff
Replies: 565
Views: 102543

Re: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff

Hey mate, haven't heard your ramblings in a while...? You going ok bud?
by Vduboy
Wed May 24, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Buggy & Baja Building
Topic: Nate's Manxter Build
Replies: 575
Views: 86113

Re: Nate's Manxter Build

And I also had to make a heat shield/cage thingy for the special people that are too dumb to realize that exhausts are hot... I ended up making a new v.s.s wheel to try and keep the ECU happy on deceleration but I ended up just having to earth the neutral switch and now it is happy and doesn't stall...
by Vduboy
Wed May 24, 2017 8:46 pm
Forum: Buggy & Baja Building
Topic: Nate's Manxter Build
Replies: 575
Views: 86113

Re: Nate's Manxter Build

I had to basically remake the headers, I should have done that from the start as they were appallingly bad. If a gumby like me can do nicer welds then you should re think your business model... :evil: Pretty pleased with how they turned out, would have been nicer if they were purged on the inside bu...
by Vduboy
Wed May 24, 2017 8:41 pm
Forum: Buggy & Baja Building
Topic: Nate's Manxter Build
Replies: 575
Views: 86113

Re: Nate's Manxter Build

Sorry guys I forgot to throw up more pics... and I can't sort out putting a video up of the sound because I am retarded.. But here are a few pics of things I got done before.. Here are a few of the heater I got from summit, It works pretty well, it would be better if I didn't have such a big run of ...
by Vduboy
Tue May 23, 2017 9:16 pm
Forum: Electrical Questions
Topic: Mechanical to electronic speedo
Replies: 6
Views: 4138

Re: Mechanical to electronic speedo

Vdo makes an adaptor to go from the standard vw cable to a hall effect sensor output like most speedos use.
by Vduboy
Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:16 pm
Forum: Buggy Related Chat
Topic: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff
Replies: 565
Views: 102543

Re: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff

Yep I agree! Nobody likes a shelf queen!
by Vduboy
Mon Apr 10, 2017 5:16 pm
Forum: Buggy & Baja Building
Topic: Nate's Manxter Build
Replies: 575
Views: 86113

Re: Nate's Manxter Build

Congrats, well done....it is one of the best feelings getting them registered!! Again! But now that is it for a long time. I don't plan on any mods at all. I just want to use the bloody thing! I thought you might like the smoothness! Lol. What ratio did you end up going with in your box? 4.11 with ...
by Vduboy
Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: Buggy & Baja Building
Topic: Nate's Manxter Build
Replies: 575
Views: 86113

Re: Nate's Manxter Build

Well I am finally on the road again legally!! After doing battle with the RMS's new 'updated' system for 2 1/2 hours the car is registered and engineered. I have done about 400k's so far love the motor! It is very smooth, it has a awesome note that I am so proud of! :mrgreen: The ratios that Todd su...
by Vduboy
Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: Engine and Driveline
Topic: EJ22 VSS issues I think...
Replies: 6
Views: 3118

Re: EJ22 VSS issues I think...

Depending on auto or manual the ECU will look for + or earth, from what I remember + for auto and earth for manual. I have hooked up the neutral to the start signal, so when the motor starts it sees it is in neutral but once started it sees it is in gear. Need a relay to do this for manual. I have ...
by Vduboy
Sat Apr 01, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Engine and Driveline
Topic: EJ22 VSS issues I think...
Replies: 6
Views: 3118

Re: EJ22 VSS issues I think...

Well I did a few things while I am waiting for my obd adapter lead to come in, still not sure what else I need to talk to subarus ssm protocol, I changed the input to the vss sensor to 5v, no change. Cleaned the afm, no change but running smoother, added a clutch switch on the neutral line, massive ...
by Vduboy
Wed Mar 29, 2017 8:00 pm
Forum: Engine and Driveline
Topic: EJ22 VSS issues I think...
Replies: 6
Views: 3118

Re: EJ22 VSS issues I think...

I don't know if having 29" tyres and 4.11 diff makes a difference to the output of the vss as well?
Almost done just don't know what to do next..
by Vduboy
Wed Mar 29, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: Engine and Driveline
Topic: EJ22 VSS issues I think...
Replies: 6
Views: 3118

Re: EJ22 VSS issues I think...

I have trialled and errored all week so far... got me absolutely stumped as to what I have f@#ked up.. shitting me to tears actually! I have doubled checked the new TPS, made a new 6 pronged pick up wheel to make up for the difference in tyre size, fit up a separate npn inducer pick up just for the ...
by Vduboy
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:20 pm
Forum: Buggy Related Chat
Topic: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff
Replies: 565
Views: 102543

Re: Getting Matties old buggy home - & other stuff

Few nice toys in that pile!

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