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Forum: Discovery II
01-22-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,791
Posted By KingKoopa

See ive had mixed luck with this. On two...

See ive had mixed luck with this. On two occasions now I've had hard faults that went away as soon as I drove 100 feet with a new abs sensor.
Forum: Discovery II
01-13-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,985
Posted By KingKoopa

What quality of mic's are you using? If you dont...

What quality of mic's are you using? If you dont have access to a mitutoyo, starrett, or B&S in .0001" incriments i wouldnt even bother trying to make any more measurements. for crank and rod...
Forum: Discovery II
01-11-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,480
Posted By KingKoopa

you can either run a non-sai ecu, easily sourced...

you can either run a non-sai ecu, easily sourced on ebay.

or just ditch the sai hardware and deal with the occasional MIL.

I have a scanner permanently attached and running data, so when i...
Forum: Discovery II
11-21-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 699
Posted By KingKoopa

The small difference here equates to far more...

The small difference here equates to far more initial investment, to do it correctly. Radius arms, cross member delete/spacing, adjustable Panhard, etc. Even with 2" there's a notable steering effect...
Forum: Discovery II
11-20-2017, 11:26 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,985
Posted By KingKoopa

Upper intake and valve covers have to come off to...

Upper intake and valve covers have to come off to see the rockers, lower Intake needs to come off for cam inspection.
Forum: Discovery II
11-16-2017, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 373
Posted By KingKoopa

x2 ^^^

x2 ^^^
Forum: Discovery II
09-24-2017, 12:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,162
Posted By KingKoopa

Ome springs aren't shorter, they are just softer...

Ome springs aren't shorter, they are just softer on average than TF for any given "rating".

what this equates to is an OME HD spring being about the same stiffness as a TF MD spring. Which tends...
Forum: Discovery II
09-07-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 477
Posted By KingKoopa

​​​​​​ not for land rover abs codes.

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not for land rover abs codes.
Forum: Discovery II
08-26-2017, 12:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,882
Posted By KingKoopa

Mud puppy, how high are you? You've dredged up...

Mud puppy, how high are you? You've dredged up like 3 threads today that are over 5 years old.
Forum: Discovery II
08-18-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,095
Posted By KingKoopa

Burning clutch/brakes smell very much like...

Burning clutch/brakes smell very much like electrical fire to me. I have a hard time distinguishing them with my nose.


Given that you are tracing it to under the vehicle somewhere and are...
Forum: Discovery II
08-06-2017, 01:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 559
Posted By KingKoopa

I've had a king pin slide out and lock up a diff...

I've had a king pin slide out and lock up a diff on the highway before. would prefer to never do that again.

but true, used 2 pins are cheap. if its not making any horrific sounds just drive it...
Forum: Discovery II
08-05-2017, 11:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 559
Posted By KingKoopa

Looks like it was full of water. If you filled it...

Looks like it was full of water. If you filled it up and it's not clunking or groaning then drive it and don't worry about it.
Forum: Discovery II
08-04-2017, 06:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 281
Posted By KingKoopa

The center differential is just that, a...

The center differential is just that, a differential, and an open one at that. Operates the same as the front and rear differential. If you have one tire in the air with an open differential, what...
Forum: Discovery II
08-01-2017, 06:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,055
Posted By KingKoopa

Lol, thats because it IS American. Looked at a...

Lol, thats because it IS American. Looked at a small block ford or Chevy lately?
Forum: Discovery II
07-27-2017, 06:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,820
Posted By KingKoopa

Yes the solenoid is a direct path from the...

Yes the solenoid is a direct path from the battery to the fan. The controller needs to be wired to a keyed circuit, there's several available in the interior fuse box. You can use an "add-a-fuse" for...
Forum: Discovery II
07-27-2017, 03:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,820
Posted By KingKoopa

you don't want the main fan operating in parallel...

you don't want the main fan operating in parallel with the condenser fan. Get any kind of temp activated switch and use it to trigger a 300A golf cart solenoid.
Forum: Discovery II
07-25-2017, 06:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,417
Posted By KingKoopa

U-joints that get a dry cap and develop rust in...

U-joints that get a dry cap and develop rust in said cap will not show any signs of wear (no excessive play). But the result of the needles not rolling due to rust is excess friction and heat which...
Forum: Discovery II
07-25-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 208
Posted By KingKoopa

Crankshaft bolt can be loosened with a long...

Crankshaft bolt can be loosened with a long breaker bar against the frame rail, and bumping the starter.
Forum: Discovery II
07-17-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 794
Posted By KingKoopa

Could also be a bad oil pump that isn't producing...

Could also be a bad oil pump that isn't producing enough oil pressure at idle.

Ill forego an oil recommendation but I will say that 20w50 is thick.
Forum: Discovery II
07-17-2017, 04:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 794
Posted By KingKoopa

You could have sludge and or particulate matter...

You could have sludge and or particulate matter clogging your oil pickup. When crap builds up over time and then you add a strong detergent all the stuff that comes loose has to go somewhere.

In...
Forum: Discovery II
07-13-2017, 03:26 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,355
Posted By KingKoopa

The decal is telling you not to exceed those...

The decal is telling you not to exceed those speeds depending on the function. Not faster than 5mph in low range, no faster than 40 with the diff locked.
Forum: Discovery II
07-10-2017, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,120
Posted By KingKoopa

You shouldn't need a larger radiator. When...

You shouldn't need a larger radiator. When everything is back to tip-top shape the factory radiator will be adequate. It may be near the peak of its efficiency, but it works fine if it and the rest...
Forum: Discovery II
07-06-2017, 09:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 537
Posted By KingKoopa

When dealerships replaced the abs sensors with...

When dealerships replaced the abs sensors with the new units, they hard wired them directly to the computer and left the old lines with the connector in place. So that's just an open ended wire that...
Forum: Discovery II
07-03-2017, 06:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 467
Posted By KingKoopa

I bet turner keeps a log of all the block numbers...

I bet turner keeps a log of all the block numbers they work on. I bet you can call them and cross reference their records with the number on this guy's block.
Forum: Discovery II
06-27-2017, 11:45 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,578
Posted By KingKoopa

Fyi, not sure about your part of the country, but...

Fyi, not sure about your part of the country, but the wix filters here are much cheaper than the K&N and equal quality. They don't have the handy hex but at the end but they shouldn't be tight enough...
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