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by mcclunet
Tue Jul 09, 2013 11:06 am
Forum: Motor Swap
Topic: Swapping in the 95-99 2.4, answer's for your build
Replies: 16
Views: 10046

So working on getting ready to do my 2.4 swap, pulled the pan off to check things out, found a chain broken going up behind the oil pump. What exactly is that Chain for? Is that going to the balance shaft? Dont know much on the workings in the bottom end, ty for the help in advance ;)
by mcclunet
Tue Jul 09, 2013 9:30 am
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

hey guys, got a question. pulled the oil pan off my 2.4 last nite to find a broken chain in beind the oil pump, is that part of the balance shaft workings? I havent been able to pick up a book so knowledge would help greatly ty in advance
by mcclunet
Tue Jul 02, 2013 7:50 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

Well project 2.4 back on track. Got it up on the stand now, cleaned and painted. Need to changw the under drive pully yet. Fab a alt bracket, maybe a ps bracket. Buy the motor mount adapter. I know i can buy all this but on a tight on cash. Buy a header get wiring ready, found a ecu for the harness ...
by mcclunet
Thu May 30, 2013 6:41 am
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: 1st gen Neon 2.4 junk yard built
Replies: 145
Views: 36145

Yay we all still here lmao. How the neon buddy?? Turns out i have no choice in droping in my 2.4 my old motor ready to die lmao, what i get for hualin a 12' trailer with a zero turn mower for my second job. currently need a ecu for a dohc mtx, cant find anything local in they yards. Puttin the motor...
by mcclunet
Tue Jan 01, 2013 4:08 am
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

No that was about the only thing that hasn't been stolen though. The 302 boss that was in it got stolen in 94 with the trailer it was on. So in 73 they had drum breaks on the front. Though in 74 they installed disk breaks on the front. So after the motor got stolen he tore the car all apart and went...
by mcclunet
Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:24 am
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

Well neon aside, This is my new project car 1973 Maverick Grabber! http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/557358_509294385757677_189260143_n.jpg http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/294041_509294339091015_587970658_n.jpg http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/383692_509294335757682_144...
by mcclunet
Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:19 am
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: 1st gen Neon 2.4 junk yard built
Replies: 145
Views: 36145

Ya sounds like you ran into some real BS. Sorry that sucks b... My neon will probably wont amount to much more than it is now... My dad is really sick and not gonna be around to much longer. So he handed over the keys to the joy of his life, a 1973 Ford Maverick Grabber.
by mcclunet
Tue Nov 27, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: Suspension / Brakes
Topic: Stripped Brake Caliper Bolt Need Help!
Replies: 1
Views: 2180

I would re tap the hole and find a slightly larger bolt, unless you have a extra knuckle laying around to use, or option C. JB weld it in and hope you can get out later lol.. i dont would not use option c though.
by mcclunet
Fri Nov 16, 2012 2:31 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: 1st gen Neon 2.4 junk yard built
Replies: 145
Views: 36145

Ya i cant be without, i live way out in the country so bummin ride that much harder lmao
by mcclunet
Fri Nov 16, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

humm maybe just smash the outside cover off both them lol
by mcclunet
Wed Nov 14, 2012 8:15 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: 1st gen Neon 2.4 junk yard built
Replies: 145
Views: 36145

lol ya having to find something else to drive all the time sux lol
by mcclunet
Tue Nov 13, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: 1st gen Neon 2.4 junk yard built
Replies: 145
Views: 36145

lol right, i fucked my car up so it is down for the winter, maybe longer, pends on if i get a bike any time soon. If i do it will prly be down till it is exactly the way i want it :)
by mcclunet
Mon Nov 12, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

Oh yes I did forget to post last day I got to drive it the rear strut blew out on my way to work. So felt like the wheel was coming off or some crap, stop at my dads to check it out and broke the break line going to the wheel... So the neon been parked a month now, hoping to get the garage useable b...
by mcclunet
Mon Nov 12, 2012 9:42 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: 1st gen Neon 2.4 junk yard built
Replies: 145
Views: 36145

Ya be sad to strip mine down this winter. But i keep breaking shit on mine lol.
by mcclunet
Mon Nov 12, 2012 9:37 pm
Forum: Progress/Project Log
Topic: My 96 project
Replies: 44
Views: 11588

ok update got some progress done on the garage, and I own a jeep from hell. http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/14226_490983954255387_23214228_n.jpg http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/484968_490983977588718_1380139786_n.jpg http://sphotos-b.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash4/423047_49098401092...