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Forum: Member's Car Journals 01-05-2019, 02:32 AM
Replies: 391
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Posted By whataboutbob
Check out the latest updates here: ...

Check out the latest updates here:


https://www.facebook.com/RobertStangaroneMotorsports/
https://www.instagram.com/robert_stangarone/
Forum: Member's Car Journals 12-01-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 11,435
Posted By whataboutbob
Looking good Andrew. Great to see that you picked...

Looking good Andrew. Great to see that you picked up a twin for yourself.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-26-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 221
Views: 31,101
Posted By whataboutbob
If you're a SCCA member, you can always write a...

If you're a SCCA member, you can always write a letter to get some clarification if you think it should be allowed: https://www.crbscca.com/?page=submitLetter
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 11-23-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,936
Posted By whataboutbob
I suspect the silence indicates they aren't done...

I suspect the silence indicates they aren't done yet. Knowing the team involved they are taking their time to get it right. There's probably also other paying customers who need work done so the R&D...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-19-2018, 12:20 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 112,447
Posted By whataboutbob
Car is running again now. :)

Car is running again now. :)
Forum: Forced Induction 11-12-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,167
Posted By whataboutbob
If you look at most of the stock motor failures...

If you look at most of the stock motor failures with boost it is the connecting rods that fail.



Next two most common causes of failure are spun rod bearings (from low oil and/or oil...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 11-02-2018, 10:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By whataboutbob
+1 on figuring out why you have a CEL first.

+1 on figuring out why you have a CEL first.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-02-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 112,447
Posted By whataboutbob
It's been a long process, but I should have it...

It's been a long process, but I should have it running this weekend. I've been working on a number of other supporting modifications, including an Accusump.



I'll post some photos in the near...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-29-2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 18,453
Posted By whataboutbob
I ended up buying DSS 600HP axles before I...

I ended up buying DSS 600HP axles before I experienced any failure. I didn't disassemble the stock ones to see what might have been wrong.
Forum: CANADA 07-28-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,024
Posted By whataboutbob
I just had a set of front AP endurance callipers...

I just had a set of front AP endurance callipers rebuilt by Essex. It was about $280 for both which included cleaning, replacing needed parts, and testing of the calipers to determine their level of...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 07-28-2018, 12:44 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,161
Posted By whataboutbob
After an autocross competition day with 4 60...

After an autocross competition day with 4 60 second runs my wheels were hot enough that I couldn't swap them right after my run group without waiting for them to cool off. This was on stock callipers...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 07-01-2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 112,447
Posted By whataboutbob
So much win going on with the car building right...

So much win going on with the car building right now. :popcorn:
Forum: Member's Car Journals 07-01-2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 112,447
Posted By whataboutbob
Pete, Look here for more info:...

Pete,


Look here for more info: https://pipercamsusa.com/products/subaru-fa20-camshaft-set-stage-1
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-30-2018, 05:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,879
Posted By whataboutbob
Bump. Eager for any information you may have if...

Bump. Eager for any information you may have if you've looked at the transmission yet.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-11-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,824
Posted By whataboutbob
Did Delicious tune your car on OFT? I've been...

Did Delicious tune your car on OFT? I've been using them for over 5 years w ECUTEK both NA and FI and the tunes have been great. Looking here it seems they offer hardware, but not a tune?...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-09-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,889
Posted By whataboutbob
Any time you deviate from the design you take...

Any time you deviate from the design you take risks. There are ways to mitigate the risk, but nothing is foolproof, even on a built motor IMO.
Forum: Forced Induction 06-09-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,574
Posted By whataboutbob
I chose the large capacity version on the advice...

I chose the large capacity version on the advice of my motor builder, BlueMoon Performance. I have the EB SC and my goal was to make the motor as bulletproof as I could within my budget. I also put a...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-09-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,574
Posted By whataboutbob
Might also want to consider WPC treatment on...

Might also want to consider WPC treatment on friction surfaces. +1 for the Reimax oil pump gear. I chose to use one for my build.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-04-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 978
Posted By whataboutbob
Is there any evidence of it running down the side...

Is there any evidence of it running down the side of the motor before it accumulates in a drip? Or, is it just accumulating in a drip where the picture shows?
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-28-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 978
Posted By whataboutbob
Normally they seem to leak near the water pump on...

Normally they seem to leak near the water pump on the driver's side due to a poor seal on the timing chain cover. I suspect your source is the timing chain cover seal as well, but on the passenger's...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-28-2018, 04:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 658
Posted By whataboutbob
You should also consider the case when the car is...

You should also consider the case when the car is yawing as the sway bar rates will come into play.
Forum: User/Vendor/Sponsor Reviews, Feedback, Comments 04-28-2018, 01:12 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 50,506
Posted By whataboutbob
CSG has taken great care of helping me get my car...

CSG has taken great care of helping me get my car setup properly and given me good advice for the last 3+ years.

:cheers:
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-26-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 714
Posted By whataboutbob
I use Winmax W3s. They work well for me on both...

I use Winmax W3s. They work well for me on both street tires and Hoosiers. No noise if properly bedded, a bit of dust but not too much.
...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 04-24-2018, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 691
Posted By whataboutbob
3.3 Ohm 1/4 Watt resistor for each bag you...

3.3 Ohm 1/4 Watt resistor for each bag you remove.

https://forums.nasioc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=304495
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-23-2018, 03:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,879
Posted By whataboutbob
Email sent. ~Bob

Email sent.

~Bob
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-22-2018, 11:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,602
Posted By whataboutbob
I had not run a baffle previously, but I just had...

I had not run a baffle previously, but I just had Bluemoon build a new race motor and I chose to use one of their baffle plate in conjunction with a Reimax oil pump gear. I'm also going to use an...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-21-2018, 05:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,023
Posted By whataboutbob
Google is your friend:...

Google is your friend: https://www.google.com/search?q=oft+header++FR-S+site:www.ft86club.com
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-20-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By whataboutbob
You will need 2 19MM open ended wrenches to...

You will need 2 19MM open ended wrenches to adjust the preload on the end links. One to hold the inner gold body while you loosen/tighten the black lock nuts, the other to loosen/tighten the black...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-19-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By whataboutbob
Yes, but you need to tighten them with no load on...

Yes, but you need to tighten them with no load on the suspension. This is why I said to lift the front of the car off the ground.

To eliminate the preload on the end links, you need to have the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-19-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By whataboutbob
The clunk you are hearing is the end link...

The clunk you are hearing is the end link mounting bolt floating in the hole on the sway bar. This happens when the sway bar reaches the zero load point. You need to properly tighten the end links to...
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