Turbo Kane

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  1. Oil pressure issue

    I would start by getting a cheapo mechanical oil pressure gauge and set it somewhere you can watch while driving to see exactly what’s going on. Your low pressure light will come on it it falls under 5psi so until that happens I’d say it’s safe to run the engine to diagnose. My cars have all had excellent oil pressure but a rule of thumb is atleast 10psi per 1000 rpm (30psi@3000rpm). Idle the lowest you’d want to see is 7psi. A healthy engine you’ll see about 15psi at idle. I would save the oil filter on there now and cut it open to look for debris between the flaps in the filter. Also drain the oil into a clear tub and using a bright flashlight look for debris usually aluminum clunks would be a sign of bearing failure. Best of luck.
  2. Hard brake issue, 89 vin 231

    If this is your baby and you want it absolutely original I have a good brake harness with good fuse/relay box. PM if interested and I can give you a price. Andrew
  3. Good diagnostic post for 16 valve engines.

    NAJ has come to the rescue for many electrical problems. That dude knows his stuff!
  4. TC restoration

    Check this out! Good deal on the name plate if you ask me! https://m.ebay.com/itm/1989-1991-Chrysler-TC-Maserati-Center-Dash-Trim-Front-Radio-Bezel-Black/122939145734?hash=item1c9fbe7e06:g:en0AAOSwzRFabp6V
  5. black cloth top for sale

    I know the feeling I too, have one just sitting in my basement. I’m suprised more people arent after them.
  6. Getrag 248 trans for sale

    I like that stand you made Hemi!
  7. Lebaron wagon

    Not mine but something I’ve come across that looks nice. https://chicago.craigslist.org/sox/cto/d/1987-chrysler-le-baron-town/6402398541.html
  8. TC twin cam crankshaft

    What’s the location?
  9. Bought my 1st TC..

    Welcome! I also have a Cabernet/Ginger. I’m sure you’ll do some reading and come across some great info on preserving a tc on here. The best initial investment I think you can make is getting some leatherique and treating the seats before you start driving it. That old leathers probably very dirty and stiff. It works excellent and you’ll be glad you starting using it right away. Another thing I’d suggest is flushing the brakes and get some new dot3 in there. Mine had similar paint fade. This color didnt hold up well. In my opinion the Tc’s a car worth investing into especially for the price you paid. Good luck and can’t wait to see the progress! Andrew
  10. I used a permanent black sharpie. Worked great.
  11. Black soft top for sale in WI

    Forgot to add I won’t ship this. Pick up only
  12. Usable top but needs some work. Located near in WI 53146. $175 without glass $275 with glass. My plan was to refurbish it but I’ll never get around to it. I’m sure someone else could use it.
  13. Beautiful Ginger interior parts for sale.

    All parts have been sold at this time. Glad I was able to help bring a few Tc's back to life!
  14. Idle

    I have a brand new Mopar IAC. $60 shipped. Pm me.
  15. This is the SMEC from my 89 Masi 16v. I can't find anything under the 297 eprom. I see the 16V M/T SMEC cal should be 209. Is this a performance computer or something?