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Forum: Pontiac - Race Today, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Tom Vaught
You are welcome! Tom V.

You are welcome!

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Race Today, 11:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
Is that a twin turbo car?? Tom V.

Is that a twin turbo car??

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Street Yesterday, 04:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 343
Posted By Tom Vaught
That "fix" has worked for me for 30+ years. Glad...

That "fix" has worked for me for 30+ years. Glad you installed the right parts and the great pictures will help others understand the installation process.

Tom Vaught
Forum: Pontiac - Race Yesterday, 01:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 264
Posted By Tom Vaught
You can mess for stuff for years and not figure...

You can mess for stuff for years and not figure out what was wrong with carbs.

OR you can go to a guy like Shaker455 who I have sometimes helped with carbs (He does all of them).
a very good...
Forum: Pontiac - Race Yesterday, 01:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
Tom S. Who is the current owner of the 1963 2...

Tom S. Who is the current owner of the 1963 2 door wagon (one of a kind modified 4 door wagon) who was running that car??

Randy must have had well over 150K into that car and years ago and after...
Forum: Pontiac - Race Yesterday, 10:06 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
Thanks Mike for the info. Think Pontiac NSS is...

Thanks Mike for the info. Think Pontiac NSS is pretty much dead with all of the people
like Joe Zajac, Larry Kauffman, Nunzi, and Rick Johnson, (and RIP Dave Johnson) no
longer putting "life" into...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-13-2022, 08:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
So that's it for the Norwalk Racing??? ...

So that's it for the Norwalk Racing???

Always liked to hear about the NSS guys and who is left racing at Norwalk these days.

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-13-2022, 05:23 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
Frank posted he might not be coming to the event...

Frank posted he might not be coming to the event this year with Gas Prices being where they were.

Glad Cooper won again and the Butlers are there again this year. Thanks for the update Eric on...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-13-2022, 03:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
Providing good advice, and the facts. Why...

Providing good advice, and the facts.

Why don't you leave me out of your comments in the future.

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-13-2022, 03:33 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,595
Posted By Tom Vaught
The only reason the guy got kicked off the board...

The only reason the guy got kicked off the board permanently is because he ran his mouth to the wrong moderator.
He was not a young kid, he was an old man, who should know better.

So SLOWBIRD...
Forum: Pontiac - Boost 08-13-2022, 09:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 78
Posted By Tom Vaught
Many Years Ago

I had a Manager and a Supervisor come to me and suggest that you could add more power to the EFI engine by plumbing the under-hood fan motor to supply additional air to the engine under acceleration....
Forum: THE LOBBY 08-13-2022, 08:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 964
Posted By Tom Vaught
Back injuries can be overcome over time with...

Back injuries can be overcome over time with proper therapy.
Wish him a speedy recovery.

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-12-2022, 03:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 264
Posted By Tom Vaught
Whistle provides the entry of atmospheric...

Whistle provides the entry of atmospheric pressure into the Carb Bowls.
All Dominators should have been built with One Whistle on the front metering block
and One Whistle on the rear metering...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-12-2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 264
Posted By Tom Vaught
Have you trimmed the rear metering block whistle...

Have you trimmed the rear metering block whistle about .400" on the length and then copied
the previous opening shape of the whistle on that shorter length on the rear of the carb????

Tom V.
Forum: THE LOBBY 08-12-2022, 03:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 754
Posted By Tom Vaught
ANOTHER face we have missed for several years....

ANOTHER face we have missed for several years. WELCOME BACK, MATT.

Always a good thing to have a "regular" from the old days back making posts.

Tom Vaught
Forum: Pontiac - Boost 08-12-2022, 03:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 245
Posted By Tom Vaught
Looks like GM got smart and .........

dropped the Diesel, the V6 engine, and the Extended Cab and Long Bed in favor of a
new 2.7L Turbocharged 4 cylinder engine, 8 speed Automatic Transmission, Crew Cab,
and 5 foot-5 inch bed. It will...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-11-2022, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 211
Posted By Tom Vaught
Smart enough that he is a "ROCKET MAN" for NASA...

Smart enough that he is a "ROCKET MAN" for NASA these days vs a Pontiac Hot Rodder.

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Street 08-11-2022, 07:10 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 488
Posted By Tom Vaught
Blue Flywheel tells you the assy in not happy. ...

Blue Flywheel tells you the assy in not happy. Also says you have a potential
explosion waiting to happen.

Assume you are not running a quality certified STEEL or aluminum flywheel, Right??
...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-11-2022, 04:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 211
Posted By Tom Vaught
Travis Quillen told me some years ago, that he...

Travis Quillen told me some years ago, that he should have gone with a 4" stroke vs a 4.25 stroke
(482 cid in their 4.25 stroke Twin Turbo engine).

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-11-2022, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 162
Posted By Tom Vaught
Bonneville Speed Week RAINED OUT

https://www.motortrend.com/news/bonneville-speed-week-2022-canceled/?wc_mid=4035:23442&wc_rid=4035:1580217&_wcsid=5C8D89D09C06CD026EB5C7420A94B3AB39503B452EAE3FD3

a) Pontiac Jack has always wanted...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 08-11-2022, 07:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 488
Posted By Tom Vaught
Only issues (with having the pedal the same...

Only issues (with having the pedal the same height as the Brake Pedal) are:

When you "Power Shift", (with the clutch pedal in the high position), now the clutch pedal might be pushing the...
Forum: Pontiac - Street 08-10-2022, 07:32 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,041
Posted By Tom Vaught
I had a similar issue years ago when I got some...

I had a similar issue years ago when I got some gas that had additives in it.
IT MELTED THE FUEL SOCK IN THE TANK. I WAS ON A TRIP.

I posted about this years ago but will say on inspection of the...
Forum: Pontiac - Race 08-09-2022, 10:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By Tom Vaught
I posted this many years ago after talking to Tom...

I posted this many years ago after talking to Tom Nell when he was alive and Herb Adams
after he sold the Grey Ghost.

""Also, Can somebody tell me more about the Grey Ghost ?"

The Grey Ghost...
Forum: Pontiac - Boost 08-09-2022, 05:02 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 38,482
Posted By Tom Vaught
Thanks Charlie66 for the info, for others. You...

Thanks Charlie66 for the info, for others. You are the guy who runs 40 psi of boost occasionally, Right?

And 30 psi quite often on your Pontiac 4 cylinder street racer? With EFI.

Tom V.
Forum: Pontiac - Street 08-09-2022, 04:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,043
Posted By Tom Vaught
Today I might agree with that as Mr Molnar is a...

Today I might agree with that as Mr Molnar is a fine Engineer (who used to do all of the rod engineering for the Oliver connection rods)
until he started his own business.

Hope it works out well...
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