Archive for the ‘2006 Lotus Elise’ Category

Deep Cleaning

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

The under tray needed serious cleaning after the stroker engine burned out a piston. The tray will be replaced with a smooth one along with a new rear splitter.

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Triple Breakers

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

Three circuit breakers have been installed behind the driver’s seat to give easy access to resetting the new wire harness and computer.

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Stand-alone Wire Harness

Monday, July 5th, 2010

After having problems with the computer, a new wire harness is being installed that will allow me to change to a new EFI that can control the whole car without the need of the stock computer.

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EFI Tuning

Thursday, May 20th, 2010

Here is some status gauges from the EFI tuning program.

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Thermal Paint

Sunday, April 4th, 2010

Phil from BOE put some thermal paint on my rotors so we can tell how hot they are getting on the track. The paint on the center is the original color and it has moved to the next temperature rating on the brake surface.

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Dyno Tuning: Round 2

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010

Back at the dyno with a new engine. Now running a 2-Liter stroker engine, supercharged with the BOE TVS supercharger.

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Moroso Pan

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

New Moroso oil pan to relieve oil starvation in the corners.

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High Compression

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

After a compression test one of the cylinders was not as high as the other three.

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Couple of mounts

Tuesday, July 14th, 2009

New mounts for the fire extinguisher and the camera.

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Weight balancing

Monday, July 13th, 2009

Time to put the car onto the scales and see how the load is balanced on the ground.  The car comes in at around 1880 lbs.

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Dynotuning

Sunday, July 12th, 2009

Dyno testing and tuning the new supercharger and EFI.

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Relocations

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

The battery has been relocated and the fuel surge tank has been installed.

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Free flowing exhaust

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

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Trying the R6s

Thursday, July 9th, 2009

Have the first set of Hoosier R6s mounted, I had used the A6s previously.

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BOE Supercharger

Sunday, July 5th, 2009

The BOE Supercharger is now mounted to the new intake manifold.

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