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Forum: Forced Induction 09-01-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,526
Posted By ultra
As far as I know they've been tracking the CARB...

As far as I know they've been tracking the CARB setup of the JRSC on their shop car for some time which is great, but that's not the same thing as tracking the small pulley/high boost version.
Forum: Forced Induction 09-01-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 621
Views: 65,435
Posted By ultra
One question - is this kit track worthy, assuming...

One question - is this kit track worthy, assuming you have an oil cooler installed?
Forum: Forced Induction 09-01-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,526
Posted By ultra
Would this be track worthy on a stock block with...

Would this be track worthy on a stock block with all of the mentioned supporting mods on 93 octane, plus an oil cooler?

Or is this setup more of a 'street' solution?

I was playing with the idea...
Forum: Forced Induction 08-28-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 22,050
Posted By ultra
Stock rods don't like big bottom end FI torque....

Stock rods don't like big bottom end FI torque. To ensure reliability you'd either need to build the bottom end of the engine or detune the ECU in the lower rpm/high load areas.

Source: Guy who...
Forum: Forced Induction 08-15-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,531
Posted By ultra
5 pages in and so far: - No install &...

5 pages in and so far:

- No install & review.
- 50% of the posts are from peeps dumping on this guy's kit choice.
- 45% of the posts are peeps dumping on each other.
- Hello other 5%.

Might...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-15-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By ultra
Deraj I could be wrong but IIRC the MCS units are...

Deraj I could be wrong but IIRC the MCS units are from Australia, which could be why you don't hear about them much on here.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-15-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By ultra
I haven't really considered a 2 way because I...

I haven't really considered a 2 way because I have no clue how to set them up optimally. I'd literally be copy/pasting settings off the net and hoping for the best, like I did with the KWV3s on my...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-15-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By ultra
Huge thanks guys! I'll look into these JRZ RS1s. ...

Huge thanks guys! I'll look into these JRZ RS1s.

$4k coilovers actually make sense in my warped little world because I own my 86 outright, so if I can make my car work on the highway I don't need...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-14-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By ultra
DAEMANO I have a creeping feeling that Ohlins...

DAEMANO I have a creeping feeling that Ohlins might be the only other game in (my imaginary) town as well. Trouble is that I have no clue whether they'd be that much better.
ajc209 I've seen the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-14-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 995
Posted By ultra
Rear swaybar preload issue maybe. Try adjustable...

Rear swaybar preload issue maybe. Try adjustable end links?

Thing is I have a rear swap with adjustable links on them and still get the creaking. Could be set up wrong though. : /
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-14-2015, 05:04 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 28,307
Posted By ultra
Seems like a final drive gear swap would be a...

Seems like a final drive gear swap would be a great thing to do along with a diff.

Boy oh boy CSG...you guys sure know how to scare the beejeezus out of my wallet.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-14-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,251
Posted By ultra
Don't see how you'll get a 5 point harness to...

Don't see how you'll get a 5 point harness to work with the stock seats unless you're planning on cutting a crotch hole in them, in which case a race seat would be better.

Otherwise you're stuck...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 08-14-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,050
Posted By ultra
Q: Best single adjustable coils with great ride AND handling?

Currently running RSR Sports-I 'Moto Spec' cool overs. I've had them on the car for almost 2 years and they're a great all around daily and track coilover. I normally run them at full soft on both...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 08-05-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 680
Views: 39,630
Posted By ultra
So we're slower than a Miata. Whodathunk? ...

So we're slower than a Miata. Whodathunk?

Folks will blame the tires, or speculate about how some final drive gears and stickier tires would even things out, etc. etc.

Which may or may not be...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 08-05-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 621
Posted By ultra
So we're slower than a Miata. Whodathunk? ...

So we're slower than a Miata. Whodathunk?

I'm sure folks will be here in a few seconds to blame the tires, or speculate about how some final drive gears and stickier tires would even things out,...
Forum: Engine Swaps 07-07-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,544
Posted By ultra
A JDL LS swap kit...now that would be worth...

A JDL LS swap kit...now that would be worth paying for.

I'd feel less guilty about taking out my JDL headers too.
Forum: Forced Induction 04-30-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 8,531
Posted By ultra
The intercoolong stuff is common 'best practice'...

The intercoolong stuff is common 'best practice' knowledge. A single mention would have sufficed.

Why not wait for somebody to actually install this particular kit and try it for real before we...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-30-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 73,267
Posted By ultra
^ Useful, thanks man. Do you guys keep your tank...

^ Useful, thanks man. Do you guys keep your tank topped up above a certain level too? Running R compounds with no problems?

Anyone else logging this stuff for that matter?

As far as heat goes...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-29-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 73,267
Posted By ultra
If I ever end up in Cali you can school me pretty...

If I ever end up in Cali you can school me pretty good on that bit, no doubt.

It's just kind of weird that nobody's come up with a fuel surge solution in the course of boosting and building these...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-28-2015, 07:00 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 73,267
Posted By ultra
I've seen a baffled oil pan for sale somewhere...

I've seen a baffled oil pan for sale somewhere but no idea how effective that is.

Absolutely no clue on solving fuel surge issues beyond carrying a spare tank of gas around and always topping...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub 04-28-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,190
Posted By ultra
Same wheels as I have on my car. A good choice -...

Same wheels as I have on my car. A good choice - light, not too expensive, strong and good looking.

A number of GT86 race cars runs these so there's that too. :)
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-28-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,353
Posted By ultra
I've asked this very same questions before on...

I've asked this very same questions before on this forum and was told that it'd probably depend on circuit layout. In some cases more speed from a lighter & narrower rim & tire combo might outweigh...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-28-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 706
Views: 73,267
Posted By ultra
Thread has been very valuable. At this point I'm...

Thread has been very valuable. At this point I'm curious what comes next after combating the heat?

Hypothetically speaking: You've done the suspension, added more grip, stuck on bigger brakes and...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 04-13-2015, 05:03 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 40,405
Posted By ultra
Awesome job man! May the braking force be with...

Awesome job man! May the braking force be with you.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 03-21-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,245
Posted By ultra
Finally! Now I have an upgrade path.

Finally! Now I have an upgrade path.
Forum: Forced Induction 03-21-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,768
Posted By ultra
Seems right in the ballpark for SC systems on...

Seems right in the ballpark for SC systems on this car with a really nice and flat looking torque curve as well.

Super clean install too, which is always nice.

Now let's talk about price and...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 02-15-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 13,582
Posted By ultra
RS*Rs are more than up to autocrossing and semi...

RS*Rs are more than up to autocrossing and semi regular track work.

If you're at a level where you're regionally or nationally competitive, running sticky rubber and/or can tell the difference...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 01-17-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 21,176
Posted By ultra
I love my modded GT86 to bits. It doesn't have...

I love my modded GT86 to bits. It doesn't have the power but the chassis is as good as you could ever want and it's practical day to day as well.

My modded 91 Miata was truly special...
Forum: Software Tuning 01-17-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 857
Views: 86,850
Posted By ultra
Are v2.xx Gulf spec (Middle East) maps out yet? ...

Are v2.xx Gulf spec (Middle East) maps out yet?

Downloaded the ZIP, didn't see 'em.

If not, can the v1.59 files be used instead?

Just curious. I like that these maps are based on the...
Forum: Forced Induction 01-01-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,012
Posted By ultra
Can the flash & go tunes safely handle serious...

Can the flash & go tunes safely handle serious track work?

Also, how do you go about getting a version of the tune for a car with, say, a decat or different exhaust? Are there 'off the shelf'...
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