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Comparison of flashpoint and viscosity index
September 9, 2018 No Comments

Where I have been?

It’s been a months since my last entry, and things have been interesting. After the meltdown at Birmingham, I thought I had licked the transmission issues with an additional cooler, and I had replaced all the melted MAP lines and covered them in heat-resistant sleeve. I also found a turbocharger gasket that had burned through, […]

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August 8, 2018 No Comments

Optima: Battle of Birmingham

My third and final Optima USCA event of 2018 is in the books. I’d gone into the event with high hopes, but sadly I ended the weekend with my sails deflated. After having recently installed the awesome new ECUGN in the car, it was running great. More than great. It was awesome. Full boost in every […]

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June 4, 2018 No Comments

2018 Optima Search for the Ultimate Street Car – NCM

This weekend went well. It did not go perfectly, but it went well. The third leg of the 2018 Optima Search For the Ultimate Street Car visited NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, and for the third year in a row, I was there. For the first time, I had my daughter with me as […]