Category Archives: Technical

DIY Vinyl Car Wrap

So this is the first step that I took towards wrapping the car, well the second step after the grille really. I’m only going to show the results in this post because I did not have my camera with me … Continue reading

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Nissan Altima Aftermarket Suspension Setup

This post will explain my aftermarket suspension setup. It will also showcase how to clean your suspension setup or ‘overhaul’ the components, a process that should be done at least once a year. Not everyone gets the luxury of rebuilding … Continue reading

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Update: getting the car on the road

Hey all I can no longer wait and complete the AWD project at this time. The garage will no longer be available as of May, so I need to get her back up and running. This post is also for … Continue reading

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Supertech Valve & Valve Spring Dimensions for the KA24DE

Nissan Nissan KA24DE 2.4lts DOHC INTAKE VALVE Part Number EXHAUST VALVE Part Number Head Diam Stem Diam Length Black Nitrided Head Diam Stem Diam Length Black Nitrided 240 SX/Altima 91-99 36.60mm (std) 6.97mm 101.32mm NIVN-1… 31.80mm (+0.5) 6.94mm 99.00mm NEVN-1… … Continue reading

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Brian Crower FCW – Knife Edged & Balanced

Continuing with the development of the crankshaft, work was given to Gord Bush to develop the piece so that it could run as efficient as possible. This included a process called Knife Edging. The large masses of the counterweight create … Continue reading

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Brian Crower FCW – Making the Better Good, Gooder, Good-er.

When I first got the crankshaft I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the piece and the craftsmanship. BC does all of their milling and machining in house and they came out with an exceptional product. I was however … Continue reading

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Brian Crower Fully Counterweighted Crankshaft for the KA24DE

One of the many issues with the ka24de is that it has a long stroke. At the same time a lot of people love that stroke because it gives you the sensation of torque that a lot of us enthusiasts … Continue reading

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