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Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) Today, 12:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 394
Posted By EndlessAzure
I'm no professional, but I reckon you can...

I'm no professional, but I reckon you can probably push it back yourself if you reach back there or remove the bumper. Any spiderwebbing isn't really reparable, but bumper is pretty resilient.

...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) Yesterday, 10:14 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,256
Posted By EndlessAzure
CEW Undo the caliper bolt, spin the caliper out...

CEW Undo the caliper bolt, spin the caliper out of the way, and pull the caliper pin out. The sleeve will come out with it
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission Yesterday, 10:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 184
Posted By EndlessAzure
Keep an eye open on classifieds for another OEM...

Keep an eye open on classifieds for another OEM frontpipe. Shipped? You can't get much quieter than that.

Go to an exhaust/weld shop and ask them to cut and weld another flange on for you.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 09-15-2019, 05:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,981
Posted By EndlessAzure
It's not a permanent DTC. Clear the usual...

It's not a permanent DTC.


Clear the usual check engine codes via Torque, and the dash light will go away.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-08-2019, 02:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 769
Posted By EndlessAzure
If you want to inspect the pads: undo the caliper...

If you want to inspect the pads: undo the caliper guide pin and spin the caliper body away from the bracket. You can also peer into the channels of the caliper body.


Hard to say anything about...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-06-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 973
Posted By EndlessAzure
As far as I'm aware, the OE filter threads into...

As far as I'm aware, the OE filter threads into uses a M20 x 1.5.

The Greddy plate adapter changes the thread to 3/4"-16 UNF. It is stated on the Greddy website that the oil cooler kit "requires...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-06-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 326
Views: 125,323
Posted By EndlessAzure
Where are you looking for tires at? 245/40R17 is...

Where are you looking for tires at? 245/40R17 is a very common size. Places like Discount Tires and Tire Rack should have tons on their catalog.

Ventus S1 Noble is a decent all season tire. I DD...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-06-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 326
Views: 125,323
Posted By EndlessAzure
45 is too tall. Go 235/40R17. I've run 235/40R17...

45 is too tall. Go 235/40R17. I've run 235/40R17 on my Work CR Kiwami with same specs (17x9 +38), and there isn't enough rim protection for my liking. If I set the wheels down, the the rim is...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-05-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 973
Posted By EndlessAzure
I think as a gross rule of thumb you want to get...

I think as a gross rule of thumb you want to get the oil to at least 212F during operation to help boil out any water that inevitably gets absorbed into the oil.

That's why a block-off plate is...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-04-2019, 11:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 973
Posted By EndlessAzure
I live in the high desert of SoCal, and I still...

I live in the high desert of SoCal, and I still think my Blitz needs a block-off for street use. I've never seen it over 200F on the street with ambient temp over 100
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-04-2019, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 211
Posted By EndlessAzure
Technically yes. Will you notice in daily...

Technically yes.

Will you notice in daily driving or tracking? Debatable. Depends on your driving sense and skill level
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-03-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 662
Posted By EndlessAzure
Probably overkill. I've been enough times that...

Probably overkill. I've been enough times that what I pack in the FRS is usually enough.



Rags
Towels + detailer or window cleaner for windows
Duster or small vacuum, as Buttonwillow has...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 09-01-2019, 04:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 354
Posted By EndlessAzure
Get switchback LED replacement bulbs

Get switchback LED replacement bulbs
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-29-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 456
Posted By EndlessAzure
Usually loose end link connections

Usually loose end link connections
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-27-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 340
Posted By EndlessAzure
It's very common on WRX, STI, and other subaru...

It's very common on WRX, STI, and other subaru bumpers because the plate location is flat.

FRS/BRZ/86 have always had curved bumpers/grilles where these would mount. Not sure how well it will...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-26-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
Will do. It is certainly not an original idea,...

Will do. It is certainly not an original idea, and it's not that involved. Just consists of basically plastic fins off a Porsche GT3 ziptied to the lower control arm.

My piston boots are quite...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-26-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
I pulled both top and bottom pins, cleaned them,...

I pulled both top and bottom pins, cleaned them, and put new OE rubber grease. Pins themselves looked okay. The lower rubber guide bushing was fraying, so I replaced it.

I think they are talking...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-25-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
The rust could certainly explain the color....

The rust could certainly explain the color. However, I think it's more than just water runoff here. I live in a very dry area (High Desert of Southern California), and the residue was for sure oily....
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-25-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
@gravitylover...

@gravitylover (https://www.ft86club.com/forums/member.php?u=90025) @soundman98 (https://www.ft86club.com/forums/member.php?u=59010)


Pads seem fine. Fluid reservoir is a tiny bit lower than...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-25-2019, 12:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
Yeah I'll check. I'm not too concerned since...

Yeah I'll check. I'm not too concerned since they're track pads and fluid.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-24-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
Bearing grease is a good possibility. The residue...

Bearing grease is a good possibility. The residue on the wheel was pretty thick, way thicker than brake fluid would be, now that I think about it. And that could be why it didn't sling



I'll...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-24-2019, 06:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By EndlessAzure
Advice for leaked brake fluid from front lower caliper pin?

Hey all,



I recently returned from the track. This weekend while doing some maintenance, I noticed a small residue pool covered with dirt in the barrel of my Pass Front wheel.



After...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-24-2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By EndlessAzure
Depends on the circuit in the fuse box you wire...

Depends on the circuit in the fuse box you wire to. Most methods, the power source is always on with ignition. That means bright LED at night.


I used that guide for general wiring reference....
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-23-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By EndlessAzure
If you follow the diagram in the thread I posted,...

If you follow the diagram in the thread I posted, you should be fine to use the LED as DRL. Basically you tap-off the High Beam Power and put it into LED+. Then, the LED will work as your DRL with...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-23-2019, 03:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By EndlessAzure
The simplified way to get DRL is to splice the...

The simplified way to get DRL is to splice the LED+ to Resistor Power (Green wire in harness). However, this causes the high beam flap to always be engaged. See thread:...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-22-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By EndlessAzure
JDM TRD lip doesn't go that much lower than OE,...

JDM TRD lip doesn't go that much lower than OE, and it is secured on top and bottom. Never had a problem with it, and I regularly track the car (and occasionally run off the track)
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 08-22-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 366
Posted By EndlessAzure
Flare nut wrenches work great too and can be used...

Flare nut wrenches work great too and can be used in other situations, if you don't want to buy a single/whole socket set for one job.



Also, buy 22 millimeter for the FRS. Don't buy the...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 08-20-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,954
Posted By EndlessAzure
I 2nd this. I also did this. The tool can be used...

I 2nd this. I also did this. The tool can be used both to pop the stud out and to press the new stud on nicely too. I only have experience doing the front, though.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-19-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 485
Posted By EndlessAzure
Arise Sports Carbon Hood That 86 has...

Arise Sports Carbon Hood



That 86 has the Arise Sports kit on it
Forum: Software Tuning 08-17-2019, 03:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 544
Posted By EndlessAzure
I don't do my own tuning much, but steve99 's...

I don't do my own tuning much, but steve99 's signature block is a good place to start
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