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Forum: General Sportsmobile 08-18-2022, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 934
Posted By Glenn P.
The question not asked here is where is your EGT...

The question not asked here is where is your EGT sensor? Mine is tapped right into the exhaust manifold and 1200 egt with load on a long grade is typical, I try not to keep it pegged at that forever...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 07-25-2022, 10:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,141
Posted By Glenn P.
I have the same setup, 2005 6.0 PSD. I run the...

I have the same setup, 2005 6.0 PSD. I run the Atlas 40 tune on the FICM, that is all. Much like you, long climbs on twisty mountain roads get the temps up to the ranges you describe, and TFT up...
Forum: Electrical and Electronics 06-02-2022, 11:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 705
Posted By Glenn P.
The MXT400 is a great unit, I have them in both...

The MXT400 is a great unit, I have them in both of my trucks with a mag mount antennae on the roof. A few of my buddies have the 15 watt model and they definitely notice how clear my transmissions...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 05-31-2022, 10:50 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,315
Posted By Glenn P.
I wanted to add a little note here about my...

I wanted to add a little note here about my experience with R99. I still use it rather frequently in both my 7.3L and 6.0. While traveling in the 7.3L with my girlfriend who knows absolutely nothing...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 03-31-2022, 12:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,761
Posted By Glenn P.
I looked at your photo a little better and I see...

I looked at your photo a little better and I see that they left you your front flange. This would be an easy job for the muffler shop to make you a "test pipe" as they left you with the hard to get...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 03-31-2022, 11:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,761
Posted By Glenn P.
Well OliveLawn, the answer to your question is...

Well OliveLawn, the answer to your question is yes. Have your local muffler shop make a "test pipe" for you, a straight pipe to install where the cat normally goes. It's for testing purposes only of...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 03-04-2022, 02:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,315
Posted By Glenn P.
To be fair Vanimal, in cold climates all diesel...

To be fair Vanimal, in cold climates all diesel has additives to keep it from gelling. Diesel #2 is good to about 20F, while the station may not say it, in colder climates the fuel is winterized to...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 02-28-2022, 09:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,315
Posted By Glenn P.
This thread has drifted a bit and you guys seem...

This thread has drifted a bit and you guys seem to be using the terms R99 and B99 interchangeably, which is incorrect as they are drastically different fuels. Yes, B99 has much difficulty in low...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 02-22-2022, 04:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,315
Posted By Glenn P.
I just topped off with some R99 at lunch today...

I just topped off with some R99 at lunch today having this conversation fresh in my mind from this morning. Another very noticeable difference with R99 is the lack of foaming! It is very nice to be...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 02-22-2022, 12:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,315
Posted By Glenn P.
It is funny you mention the use of R99 and the...

It is funny you mention the use of R99 and the reduced engine noise. I have run the fuel in my 2002 7.3L F250 pickup and noticed the same thing! It didn't seem like a huge difference but on the...
Forum: Homemade SMB - Ground Up Builds 02-22-2022, 10:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,178
Posted By Glenn P.
A little update on this setup as I now have put...

A little update on this setup as I now have put it through a year and a half of abuse. While I can run 3 4 gallon cans, I typically roll with just 2 for a total of 8 extra gallons. I have done 150...
Forum: Van Body 02-22-2022, 10:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,258
Posted By Glenn P.
So I went down this road about 2 years ago....

So I went down this road about 2 years ago. Started as an idea to store water where the old OEM spare was located but morphed into a fuel storage location as I need access to water way more than...
Forum: Campfire 01-17-2022, 11:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,349
Posted By Glenn P.
A buddy of mine tried to get a Honda shipped to...

A buddy of mine tried to get a Honda shipped to CA a few weeks ago, he could find the Honda EU2200i which WAS the CA approved model but nobody would ship to CA. A little further research turned up...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 09-30-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,791
Posted By Glenn P.
From my experience, PLEASE check with other...

From my experience, PLEASE check with other sources before altering your plans. I once called the rangers at Anza Borrego to get the conditions on the Diablo Drop Off as it is rumored to get nasty...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 09-20-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,845
Posted By Glenn P.
I've had diesel in a pair or those Rotopax 4...

I've had diesel in a pair or those Rotopax 4 gallon containers mounted up under there since Feb and I have not vented it once. Been from near freezing to over 100 degrees and no leaks or any issues....
Forum: General Sportsmobile 09-05-2021, 02:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By Glenn P.
Yep, my t fittings gave out on a road trip last...

Yep, my t fittings gave out on a road trip last summer. Good point that Home Depot carries them, otherwise your local auto parts place will withe have them individually or in an assortment box, which...
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 07-15-2021, 11:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,261
Posted By Glenn P.
I did a similar route last summer, SoCal to...

I did a similar route last summer, SoCal to Everett WA but headed to Pahrump near Vegas to start the adventure. Drove nothing but 2 lane hwy all the way from Baker CA!

I'd head north towards...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 07-01-2021, 11:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,869
Posted By Glenn P.
Drove my 2005 E350 van with 6.0 diesel fully...

Drove my 2005 E350 van with 6.0 diesel fully loaded last summer through the deserts in 100+ degree heat. Off -roaded up into the mountains in the heat, climbed the Kingsbury Grade up to Lake Tahoe in...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 06-21-2021, 02:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,845
Posted By Glenn P.
Here's the photo with the full stack of 3...

Here's the photo with the full stack of 3 mounted.

https://www.sportsmobileforum.com/forums/members/15152-albums1463-picture43521.jpg
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 06-21-2021, 02:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,845
Posted By Glenn P.
Sorry for the long delay on my reply here!...

Sorry for the long delay on my reply here! Rotopax makes extenders that allow you to run additional mounts. In the picture above, you will see that there is a threaded hole on the center of the oval...
Forum: Projects, Modifications and Known Issues 06-10-2021, 03:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,448
Posted By Glenn P.
This topic is also covered in another thread here...

This topic is also covered in another thread here on the forum.

https://www.sportsmobileforum.com/forums/f33/6-0l-coolant-filter-setup-opinions-11296-2.html

I did this about a year ago. I also...
Forum: Engines and Drivetrain 04-29-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,225
Posted By Glenn P.
Interesting that the traction control re-engages...

Interesting that the traction control re-engages at 20MPH. I have a 2005 Quigley and I just recently noticed that the speedo must be driven off of the main transmission and not from wheel speed...
Forum: Meetups and Trip Reports 04-22-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,759
Posted By Glenn P.
I just did that route in mid Feb, East to West...

I just did that route in mid Feb, East to West for the third time. Mengal Pass looks tricky but I have done it it my F250 Supercab longbed twice and just took the van through back in Feb. It is an...
Forum: General Sportsmobile 04-16-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 18,948
Posted By Glenn P.
For those that still think this is rare, here is...

For those that still think this is rare, here is a quick story from this week.

A coworker of mine had his 20 year old Chevy p/u stolen last weekend. It was recovered a few days later. Aside from a...
Forum: Member Classifieds 04-13-2021, 11:30 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,196
Posted By Glenn P.
This item is now sold.

This item is now sold.
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