follow ft86club on our blog, twitter or facebook.
FT86CLUB
Ft86Club
Delicious Tuning
Register Garage Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   Scion FR-S Forum | Subaru BRZ Forum | Toyota 86 GT 86 Forum | AS1 Forum - FT86CLUB > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 30 of 443
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Uplink
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-03-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By Uplink
@ichitaka05...

@ichitaka05 (https://www.ft86club.com/forums/member.php?u=147) Could you move this to the normal engine group? I mis-understood the topic title.
Thanks!
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-03-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By Uplink
Definitely need to keep my existing brake booster...

Definitely need to keep my existing brake booster vac hose since it's a fitted line. Those 2 items (brake/clutch) were on my watch list though they both sit behind the strut tower brace regardless of...
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-03-2019, 03:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By Uplink
That was my take on it but had the same problem...

That was my take on it but had the same problem finding threads that address it. I've been trying to find detailed underhood RHD videos to see if anything jumps out but not so much available. I've...
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-03-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By Uplink
Probably a good idea on changing the title but my...

Probably a good idea on changing the title but my fault for mis-reading it.

I've got a 2015 FR-s and the motor is a pre-2017 JDM 86 not the newer Toyota GT 86 (still has the old style intake...
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-03-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By Uplink
Sorry about that. I kinda flipped a coin on which...

Sorry about that. I kinda flipped a coin on which to post in since it was technically about changing the engine. We can move it to the other group.
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-02-2019, 11:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 804
Posted By Uplink
JDM Engine Swap...

Ok, let me get the first part out of the way because someone is bound to say 'just get your motor rebuilt' as happened in the other thread on this subject that I didn't want to hijack. I am sending...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-02-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 3,390
Views: 800,794
Posted By Uplink
Interesting question, can the motor be...

Interesting question, can the motor be pulled/installed with the SC intact? Curious if building a second motor makes sense to install the SC on a stand and drop everything in as one piece or if you...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-12-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 960
Views: 269,733
Posted By Uplink
*raises hand* Why are those $2,400 on Seibon's...

*raises hand*
Why are those $2,400 on Seibon's site but $3,600 :eyebulge: on FT86SF?!
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 07-07-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3,730
Views: 734,401
Posted By Uplink
Already did, they are on the way with the...

Already did, they are on the way with the suspension. :D They also assemble everything for you ahead of time so :thumbup:.

My only concern is they (Vorshlag) specifically warn about NVH with the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-28-2017, 12:53 AM
Replies: 3,730
Views: 734,401
Posted By Uplink
I contacted Ohlins USA at the info on their...

I contacted Ohlins USA at the info on their website:

Íhlins USA
703 South Grove Street, Suite C
Hendersonville, NC 28792
800.336.9029
info@ohlinsusa.com

Good guys that took the time to go...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-28-2017, 12:18 AM
Replies: 3,730
Views: 734,401
Posted By Uplink
http://www.evilatom.com/gallery2/d/1593-4/2007-08-...

http://www.evilatom.com/gallery2/d/1593-4/2007-08-04+Cruise+5.jpg

This guy must be haulin'! :lol::lol::lol:

(sorry, couldn't help it)
Forum: Forced Induction 04-27-2017, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3,390
Views: 800,794
Posted By Uplink
Didn't catch that. Sounds like we'll be safe...

Didn't catch that. Sounds like we'll be safe then, thanks!
Forum: Forced Induction 04-27-2017, 10:11 AM
Replies: 3,390
Views: 800,794
Posted By Uplink
Out of curiosity, does/will the new design...

Out of curiosity, does/will the new design alternator supercede the old one? ie, if your '13-'16 has a faulty alternator and you get it replaced, will the dealership install the new version?

If...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-24-2017, 03:51 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 71,505
Posted By Uplink
I think that's Mallards. :lol:

I think that's Mallards. :lol:
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-24-2017, 02:10 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 71,505
Posted By Uplink
That's what these cars will look like if you lean...

That's what these cars will look like if you lean on them too hard. :lol:
Forum: NY / NJ / CT / PA 04-04-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,502
Posted By Uplink
I know what it was like back then. My dad used to...

I know what it was like back then. My dad used to run a '69 Motion Phase III 427 Camaro at Westhampton. ;) I've also been to watch a few times but it doesn't do much for me. I will never get the...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT / PA 04-04-2017, 03:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,502
Posted By Uplink
I was gonna say... It boggles my mind that people...

I was gonna say... It boggles my mind that people go Drag racing. From me, you're easily looking at a $200 day between gas, tolls, bridges, entry fees, god forbid you're towing the car... for maybe...
Forum: NY / NJ / CT / PA 04-04-2017, 12:45 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,502
Posted By Uplink
The issue is the event cost vs logistics....

The issue is the event cost vs logistics. Basically for AX, on the cheapest end you had places asking $1,200 to rent the pavement (not including insurance costs and porta-john rentals) while others...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-16-2017, 08:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 15,963
Posted By Uplink
This is exactly what I'm debating. The part...

This is exactly what I'm debating. The part number is 41110-18030 'Carrier Assembly Differential' for the 17MT. Prices vary WILDLY however with a PA dealer quoting $2,500, and TX as low as $2,200...
Forum: Software Tuning 02-11-2017, 12:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By Uplink
It's one of the reasons I hate drive by wire...

It's one of the reasons I hate drive by wire systems. At least with a mechanical linkage there can be no doubt how far open the blade actually is.
Forum: Software Tuning 02-10-2017, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 824
Posted By Uplink
Max throttle opening...

Hey guys, figured this might be an appropriate place to post this question. I've recently installed a P3 Gauge on my 100% factory tune FR-s and noticed my throttle position never reads higher than...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 01-06-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 35,945
Posted By Uplink
Any word on compatibility and pricing of the new...

Any word on compatibility and pricing of the new diff for the older cars? Did they change any internals besides ring/pinion?
Forum: NY / NJ / CT / PA 12-30-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1,961
Views: 281,674
Posted By Uplink
I was over in the quad for a year until about...

I was over in the quad for a year until about September. You probably saw me on New Highway.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 12-30-2016, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4,962
Views: 883,462
Posted By Uplink
People on the Internet reading things out of...

People on the Internet reading things out of context? You don't say. :lol:

Good idea on separating the performance Q/A threads so at least each one has the same general discussion goals.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 12-14-2016, 11:24 PM
Replies: 4,962
Views: 883,462
Posted By Uplink
So there's a couple of things to consider. Start...

So there's a couple of things to consider. Start with performance and two important factors.


If you are spending too much time slowing down, that's lap time lost. If you are not accelerating or...
Forum: Forced Induction 11-28-2016, 05:57 PM
Replies: 3,390
Views: 800,794
Posted By Uplink
The P3 is worth it for coolant temp alone! I've...

The P3 is worth it for coolant temp alone! I've been doing some double checking vs the factory 'estimate' gauge since I installed my P3 and it's crazy how far of a swing the temp can be without the...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-23-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 4,962
Views: 883,462
Posted By Uplink
Yup, unfortunately that WGI number is entirely...

Yup, unfortunately that WGI number is entirely the track's doing. They repaved and passed the savings on to the clubs. :I It costs us upwards of about $30k to rent the pavement for a Monday-Tuesday...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-23-2016, 02:29 PM
Replies: 4,962
Views: 883,462
Posted By Uplink
You're actually not that far from Watkins Glen...

You're actually not that far from Watkins Glen and NY Safety Track. About the same distance to Poconos as I am too.

Only problem with WGI is they jacked up the rental rates (double) so days there...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-18-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,771
Posted By Uplink
It's really strange, usually by now there's ads...

It's really strange, usually by now there's ads everywhere. I haven't seen anything but PTuning. Picked up a bunch of stuff myself last year during BF/CM.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-17-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 4,962
Views: 883,462
Posted By Uplink
It's all in the verbiage. Most companies will...

It's all in the verbiage. Most companies will only reimburse you up to 50 miles or to the nearest shop. The Premier that CSG Mike is talking about includes 1 200mi tow per year per person with a...
Showing results 1 to 30 of 443

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:58 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.