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Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-21-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,447
Posted By C4RBON
No, I didn't replace it. I re-used the old one,...

No, I didn't replace it. I re-used the old one, since the one I got at the dealer doesn't fit. I think I torqued it to 30 ft lbs. I also did not see the torque spec anywhere, so I had to guess.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-06-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,447
Posted By C4RBON
Update: 23769AA111 is not the correct tensioner....

Update: 23769AA111 is not the correct tensioner. One of the ears/tabs on the base interferes with the alternator bracket, and it won't fit.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-28-2019, 06:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,447
Posted By C4RBON
Thanks for updating the links. My car...

Thanks for updating the links.

My car developed a faint whirring noise on Saturday morning before I left for a 5hr road trip for autocross. By the time I got home, it sounded like I have a...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-28-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,447
Posted By C4RBON
Mine was not left handed. It did, however, have...

Mine was not left handed. It did, however, have some loctite. I'm guessing this is why the pulley part of the tensioner is not a separate part; you can only order the entire assembly (23769AA040). ...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-17-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,450
Posted By C4RBON
After installing the shorter end links, my sway...

After installing the shorter end links, my sway bar is no longer hitting the control arm. No more clunking on low speed bumps. :thumbup:
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-13-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,450
Posted By C4RBON
I (finally) installed my Tarmac 2 last week, and...

I (finally) installed my Tarmac 2 last week, and used the recommended compression/rebound settings. I'm using Beatrush top hats front and rear (with custom adapters). I got these coilovers because...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-09-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By C4RBON
Sold!

Sold!
Forum: Wheels and Tires 02-06-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By C4RBON
Price drop! Now asking $900.

Price drop! Now asking $900.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 01-27-2019, 11:23 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 17,801
Posted By C4RBON
Even among "sports car" owners, driving...

Even among "sports car" owners, driving enthusiasts who value low weight are in the minority. One look at sports car marketing material shows what people value: power, 0-60 times, 1/4 mile times,...
Forum: Wheels and Tires 01-21-2019, 04:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By C4RBON
FS: [IA] Enkei RPF1 17x7 with RE-71R tires

Selling a set of four Enkei RPF1 wheels with Bridgestone Potenze RE-71R tires. Asking $900. Located in Iowa. Willing to ship at buyer's expense. Willing to deliver within Iowa or to Chicago.
...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-30-2017, 08:46 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 116,082
Posted By C4RBON
I think in 90% of cases you are correct. However,...

I think in 90% of cases you are correct. However, the for the following situations, weighing the wheel is the only way to determine compliance:
- A "known legal" wheel being modified to be lighter,...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-30-2017, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 116,082
Posted By C4RBON
Expanding on my previous post... The...

Expanding on my previous post...



The problem of using a spec tire weight for verifying wheel weight, is that it essentially changes the allowable wheel weight. See the example:

"Spec" tire...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-29-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 116,082
Posted By C4RBON
This is interesting. How can there be a spec...

This is interesting. How can there be a spec weight for a tire, and item that loses mass as it wears?

If the wheel spec weight is 17 lbs, and the spec tire weight is 23 lbs (the listed weight for...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-29-2017, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 116,082
Posted By C4RBON
Nameless Muffled Track Pipe

I ordered the muffled track pipe from Nameless 2 weeks ago for DS next year.
https://shop.namelessperformance.com/single-exit-2-5-muffled-track-pipe-brz-frs/
...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-28-2017, 02:25 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 116,082
Posted By C4RBON
Looking back... this was extremely accurate! ...

Looking back... this was extremely accurate! :thumbsup:
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-28-2017, 02:21 AM
Replies: 1,281
Views: 116,082
Posted By C4RBON
Good luck in SSC. I look forward to seeing how...

Good luck in SSC. I look forward to seeing how this class grows over the next year. I'm staying in DS for 2018 since I'm still working on driver mods. Although with so many people moving to SSC,...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 09-28-2017, 01:10 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,360
Posted By C4RBON
If you are a track day or autox novice, $200...

If you are a track day or autox novice, $200 towards the a driving school such as SCCA Starting Line (https://www.scca.com/pages/starting-line) will increase your performance more than anything else....
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-11-2017, 12:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,522
Posted By C4RBON
Did you get all of the lug nuts off while the...

Did you get all of the lug nuts off while the wheel was still supporting the weight of the vehicle?

What wheels were you taking off? Were they the OEM wheels? Or non-hubcentric aftermarket...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-11-2017, 12:21 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 58,437
Posted By C4RBON
https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-qSRR0nt2eqY/WY0uaeTf2eI...

https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-qSRR0nt2eqY/WY0uaeTf2eI/AAAAAAAAtHg/ieukcnAd3pojtiuFtRMOzMyVFD6UJ5FkQCLcBGAs/s1600/BRZ%2Bat%2BNight%2B2-3.jpg

I've been using these wheels and tires for several months...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 07-27-2017, 01:22 AM
Replies: 3,777
Views: 567,586
Posted By C4RBON
Legality of Jackson Racing Dual Radiator/Oil Cooler

Does anyone know if the Jackson Racing Dual Radiator/Oil Cooler (http://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=104943) is legal for STX?

The relevant sections from the rules...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 06-08-2017, 12:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,268
Posted By C4RBON
My reasonable guess: Exterior Front grill...

My reasonable guess:

Exterior
Front grill - 1
Rear trunk - 1
Wheel Centercaps - 4
Front lip - 1
Sideskirts - 2
Wing - 2
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 04-29-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 52,995
Posted By C4RBON
It's still what most people are recommending. I...

It's still what most people are recommending. I changed to Motul Gear 300 in my transmission and diff in November. When the oil gets up to temperature, it feels the same as the OEM stuff. Shifting...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-28-2017, 08:40 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 12,988
Posted By C4RBON
I was planning on chiming in here again, as I've...

I was planning on chiming in here again, as I've made some discoveries regarding my issue in the last 6 months. It turns out, I have two noises that are similar, and sometimes happen independently,...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-29-2017, 02:06 AM
Replies: 564
Views: 84,230
Posted By C4RBON
Is it allowed by the rules to remove the...

Is it allowed by the rules to remove the passenger seat headrest? I take mine out for visibility. Are the detents and spring/catch mechanism in the seat considered a fastener?
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 03-24-2017, 02:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,136
Posted By C4RBON
I haven't checked prices, but I assume an entire...

I haven't checked prices, but I assume an entire gauge cluster assembly and steering wheel assembly is going to be at least $2000. Then you have to add the wiring harness for the steering wheel...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-24-2017, 01:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 969
Posted By C4RBON
The BRZ performance pack calipers aren't...

The BRZ performance pack calipers aren't unusually large as far as big brake kits go. There are plenty of aftermarket wheels that will fit.

You might take a look at the Wheel Directory pages for...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-23-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,140
Posted By C4RBON
I agree. I was planning to get RPF1's since they...

I agree. I was planning to get RPF1's since they have the minimum street-class legal offset of +42mm offset. However, this set came up locally for $200 and I couldn't pass them up. Everyone else...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-23-2017, 07:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,140
Posted By C4RBON
Kosei K4R 17x7.0 +50

I picked up a used set of Kosei K4R wheels for street-class autocross. I don't see these listed in the wheel directory yet, so I figured I'd make a thread in case anyone else is considering these...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 02-20-2017, 01:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,514
Posted By C4RBON
Definitely. I'd inspect your transmission oil,...

Definitely. I'd inspect your transmission oil, diff oil, and clutch for surprises.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-20-2017, 12:23 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,046
Posted By C4RBON
At the end of the power stroke, the pressure in...

At the end of the power stroke, the pressure in the cylinder is still above ambient (for Otto-cycle). To open the exhaust valve, the rocker has to push against the spring force and the pressure in...
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