Mitsubishi Lancer Register Forum - Search Results
 
 

Go Back   Mitsubishi Lancer Register Forum > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 1.17 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: plip1953
Forum: Newbie 17-11-2019, 06:56
Replies: 46
Views: 2,036
Posted By plip1953
Surely the key thing is that with any leakdown...

Surely the key thing is that with any leakdown test you should be able to determine on a cylinder by cylinder basis the source of the leakage(s)? Was that kind of thorough analysis undertaken?
...
Forum: Technical Questions 14-11-2019, 08:31
Replies: 7
Views: 273
Posted By plip1953
My understanding is that smaller sized...

My understanding is that smaller sized letters/numbers are permissible on certain Japanese imports. But I'm afraid I have no idea where to find chapter and verse on the subject. Someone like...
Forum: Newbie 12-11-2019, 12:03
Replies: 46
Views: 2,036
Posted By plip1953
Was the compression test performed with a cold or...

Was the compression test performed with a cold or warm/hot engine. If all the pressures had been around 150psi I would personally have been quite happy.

But as already very sensibly suggested, get...
Forum: Bodywork / Detailing 03-11-2019, 08:05
Replies: 4
Views: 221
Posted By plip1953
They can be a real pain! As best I can...

They can be a real pain!

As best I can recall you can get to them buy removing the undertray, but that is a pain in it's own right, or I think you might be able to do it by removing or loosening...
Forum: ECU / Mapping 28-10-2019, 21:38
Replies: 7
Views: 384
Posted By plip1953
Brake issue? Don't you mean the rpm increase? ...

Brake issue? Don't you mean the rpm increase?

What do you mean by "not using ayc ecu"? Have you disengaged it's functionality? These cars are very complex electronically and even the most basic...
Forum: Lancer Chat 28-10-2019, 21:29
Replies: 60
Views: 2,371
Posted By plip1953
It's all in good fun :-)

It's all in good fun :-)
Forum: Lancer Chat 28-10-2019, 14:18
Replies: 60
Views: 2,371
Posted By plip1953
Nice work :-)

Nice work :-)
Forum: Lancer Chat 26-10-2019, 10:46
Replies: 60
Views: 2,371
Posted By plip1953
The diff pins issue on manual boxes is well known...

The diff pins issue on manual boxes is well known and documented, but there is a straightforward enough fix for it (although not a cheap one). Problems with SST boxes, where these do occur, seem to...
Forum: Lancer Chat 21-10-2019, 08:20
Replies: 60
Views: 2,371
Posted By plip1953
I could write pages and pages about my experience...

I could write pages and pages about my experience with X SSTs, but won't bore everyone with them. I've had 4 of them and the variations in in how they drove and in particular the operation of the...
Forum: Technical Questions 11-10-2019, 08:55
Replies: 11
Views: 459
Posted By plip1953
Thinking about it, the situations I recall may...

Thinking about it, the situations I recall may well have been where dry sump systems had been fitted and therefore not receptive to using a power tool on the normal oil pump shaft. It seemed to work...
Forum: Technical Questions 08-10-2019, 09:30
Replies: 6
Views: 402
Posted By plip1953
The model number and make has changed multiple...

The model number and make has changed multiple times over the years. I think the main thing is to replace the original with new and do it again each 20k miles or so. The problem is there's no visible...
Forum: Private Sales - Cars 01-10-2019, 21:16
Replies: 44
Views: 6,704
Posted By plip1953
Posting up a pic of the graph might help. Mine...

Posting up a pic of the graph might help. Mine also runs at 450 (having had a rod job) and I think it's spot on for the car when still in relatively standard form.
Forum: Non-Lancer Chat 29-09-2019, 10:49
Replies: 71
Views: 1,800
Posted By plip1953
For every £1 that the UK pays over to the EU I...

For every £1 that the UK pays over to the EU I believe it's only around 32p that we get back in the various assistance schemes and grants. And this is the lowest return of any EU countries including...
Forum: Non-Lancer Chat 29-09-2019, 09:41
Replies: 71
Views: 1,800
Posted By plip1953
But do you honestly think reasonably intelligent...

But do you honestly think reasonably intelligent people ever believe everything that politicians say? In my view most who voted stay or remain did so for reasons that are as valid today as they were...
Forum: Sprinting / Racing / Rallying / Drag Racing 27-09-2019, 19:42
Replies: 15
Views: 1,120
Posted By plip1953
Get yourself over to Knockhill, do a trackday or...

Get yourself over to Knockhill, do a trackday or two and find out what's available in competition terms. This summer I was involved in the SLS series and it was very well run, competitive and really...
Forum: Suspension / Handling 23-09-2019, 18:46
Replies: 16
Views: 824
Posted By plip1953
Standard Billies probably give a much better (ie...

Standard Billies probably give a much better (ie more controlled) ride.
Forum: Suspension / Handling 23-09-2019, 17:32
Replies: 16
Views: 824
Posted By plip1953
Maybe you should have bought a decent set of...

Maybe you should have bought a decent set of coilovers in the first place!
Forum: Brakes 19-09-2019, 15:33
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By plip1953
With those tyres I doubt you'd need anything...

With those tyres I doubt you'd need anything stronger than XP8s or XP10s.
Forum: Technical Questions 16-09-2019, 17:59
Replies: 16
Views: 1,161
Posted By plip1953
You can't have power without torque (since power...

You can't have power without torque (since power = torque multiplied by rpm).
Forum: Brakes 12-09-2019, 12:36
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By plip1953
Actually, as soon as I wrote that I recalled that...

Actually, as soon as I wrote that I recalled that I'd heard similar, although I was also aware that my highly respected tuner for many years (NR Autosport) would often fit these pads to customer cars...
Forum: Picture & Video Gallery 30-08-2019, 17:40
Replies: 19
Views: 1,312
Posted By plip1953
Are most/all of the dark trim pieces painted...

Are most/all of the dark trim pieces painted gloss black or it the light playing tricks?

I've just sent my white X RS off for some fairly major paint and it will include turning every black...
Forum: Brakes 21-08-2019, 15:03
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By plip1953
Looking good. Have you monitored your...

Looking good.

Have you monitored your current temps and found them to be too high ie that you've determined that you really need extra cooling? But if not, then you should be aware that there's a...
Forum: Technical Questions 20-08-2019, 15:38
Replies: 7
Views: 1,134
Posted By plip1953
Having very deep pockets is a good start!

Having very deep pockets is a good start!
Forum: Suspension / Handling 20-08-2019, 15:36
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By plip1953
Several hundred quid!

Several hundred quid!
Forum: Suspension / Handling 20-08-2019, 11:58
Replies: 13
Views: 1,122
Posted By plip1953
The recommendation with higher end stuff is to...

The recommendation with higher end stuff is to have them serviced at least every couple of years!

Mick Gardner Racing in Barnsley is the place to send them.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Mark All Forums Read

 
Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 20:32.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.