My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Good effort Tony up and running for the new season too 8)


So thats where it went !

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:evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil:

Nice machining work you got done there on that bracket.......I bet the machinist had the car for weeks to get that to fit..... :roll:

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he was a right nightmare to deal with :lol:
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Coops wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:57 pm
he was a right nightmare to deal with :lol:
Yeah....heard he's a right plonker

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Rossco wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:57 pm
Coops wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:57 pm
he was a right nightmare to deal with :lol:
Yeah....heard he's a right plonker
:lol: :lol: :lol:
Regards Tony C (COOPS)
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Coops wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 3:37 pm
can't upload a video for some reason ,
BUT her first fire up today with the procharger fitted etc,
God its noisy compared to the old rotrex charger :lol: :lol:
Yes, mine is quite noisy at idle - when you give it the beans though it sounds amazing.

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bit more done while lockdown is going on,
the abs pump is all done and working and the brakes are mental,
most of the pipework is done now and the boost solenoid/valve is awaiting welding,
New catch can and new breather which was made by Ged on this very forum, :D
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Regards Tony C (COOPS)
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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ALSO,
we are now playing around with water injection on the engine :lol:
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Injector boss made on the lathe and recessed to fit boost hose,
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Bracket made to mount the water solenoid to the inner wing,
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Water tank mounted in the boot,
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Pump also now mounted under the boot floor panel,
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Boot floor back in hiding the pump and electrics,
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Even the parcel shelf still fits,

And a system and leak test,
Regards Tony C (COOPS)
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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New idle control set up fitted today.
This will now do away with the stepper motor.
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Regards Tony C (COOPS)
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Boost valve pipework welded up. Now and fitted along with the water injector pipe
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Regards Tony C (COOPS)
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Dual colour led for the water injection.
Green when powered up. By the ecu and pump is running.
Changes to Red if the water level gets to low and turns the pump relay off if the ecu tries to activate it
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Regards Tony C (COOPS)
Image
MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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And finally got her fired up today and out of the garage,
still a lot to do but the list is getting shorter :nw

Regards Tony C (COOPS)
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MS2 V3.57 Ecu mapable efi and wasted spark ignition.
Rotrex C38-91 supercharger and Cossie RS500 Intercooler @ 14psi of Boost. 404 RWHP, (4.6)
Now a Forged 4.8 V8 kitted out with the dogs Cajones of parts and a procharger D1SC. :D
Sponsored by: www.v8performanceparts.co.uk, www.interpart.biz, www.caprisport.com & www.baileyperformance.co.uk

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Re: My Supercharged V8 Capri Conversion

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Nice smooth idle there Tony 8)
302 V8 Sierra 5 door sleeper under way

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