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Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 11-19-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 14,954
Posted By Cope52
lol, they're called acorns guys.

lol, they're called acorns guys.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 08-20-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 24,606
Posted By Cope52
The BRZ is a cut rate Porsche, and a used one--or...

The BRZ is a cut rate Porsche, and a used one--or even a new one--it too pricey to maintain. I don't know how much faster a "stage 1" GTI is, but if you're in eastern KY the roads are mint and you'll...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-20-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,691
Posted By Cope52
Actually it's a copy of Michelins old PS2.

Actually it's a copy of Michelins old PS2.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 08-18-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,691
Posted By Cope52
Yokohama Advan V105

Just grabbed a set of these in a 225, they are not in the stock size. Coming off stock size Super Sports. These tires shift the balance more to the rear, getting rid of some of the BRZ understeer....
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 08-03-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 26,175
Posted By Cope52
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Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 06-15-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,661
Posted By Cope52
A body shop will tell you you need to have the...

A body shop will tell you you need to have the bumper resprayed cause they wanna make some money. That can be touched up.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-14-2015, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,762
Posted By Cope52
Yeah I wasn't blown away by the GTI either. And...

Yeah I wasn't blown away by the GTI either. And the A3 is based on the same platform. Hmm. The WRX felt cheap to me with a hideous dash.. Can you swing a Golf R?
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-14-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 558
Posted By Cope52
It's time to hit the road in the Twins

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Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-11-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,153
Posted By Cope52
MPSS. Are you talking about acceleration? The car...

MPSS. Are you talking about acceleration? The car has none. And anyone that doesn't peel off the crappy OE tires after the first week of ownership should have the car taken away from him. :)
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-10-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,887
Posted By Cope52
Would only bash you if you live in western...

Would only bash you if you live in western NC--where all the great roads are. :D
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 06-10-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 26,706
Posted By Cope52
This from a guy who said he would buy an FR-S if...

This from a guy who said he would buy an FR-S if it only had another 40 horse.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-10-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,153
Posted By Cope52
No need to turn off the TC/Stab on teh street. A...

No need to turn off the TC/Stab on teh street. A good set of tires and you're fine, the system doesn't intervene. It's a pain turning them off anyway. I would lose the back end just on bits of sand...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-07-2015, 02:15 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,821
Posted By Cope52
"Every Single Lotus model" lol. How many cars do...

"Every Single Lotus model" lol. How many cars do they make? One?
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 06-06-2015, 02:30 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 26,175
Posted By Cope52
Help me out with some suggestions guys..I'm new...

Help me out with some suggestions guys..I'm new to this whole craft thing. I've tried several so far.

Stone IPA--didn't like it
Stone "Go to IPA"--loved it
Dogfish 60--didn't like it
Sixpoint...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-04-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,316
Posted By Cope52
Even though nothing ever went wrong with my RX-8...

Even though nothing ever went wrong with my RX-8 I was tired of the gas guzzling, oil burning, and the so-so looks. Loved the BRZ looks, even lighter, less body roll, I can fit in it, 32 mpg, and...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 06-01-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 185,416
Posted By Cope52
^^Funny I had an RX-8, which shares the NC...

^^Funny I had an RX-8, which shares the NC platform, and I think the BRZ offers more personality, although I understand what TTAC meant by "the RX-8 makes love to the road whereas the FR-S masters...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 06-01-2015, 04:12 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 185,416
Posted By Cope52
You guys have lower taxes in CN? Free health...

You guys have lower taxes in CN? Free health care? Lord Almighty!
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 06-01-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 185,416
Posted By Cope52
Where does it say this? Can't find it.

Where does it say this? Can't find it.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 06-01-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 753
Views: 185,416
Posted By Cope52
Hold on cowboy. Initial tests of new models are...

Hold on cowboy. Initial tests of new models are always faster. Don't be surprised when the next time they test the car it's 6.2 to 60. And a set of Super Sports on the twins would close the gap on...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 05-30-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 439
Views: 63,962
Posted By Cope52
This. I'm not a used car guy but would have to...

This. I'm not a used car guy but would have to make an exception here. I don't fit in any Miata, even the 2016. Would have to go back to front drive otherwise.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-30-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 1,033
Views: 287,158
Posted By Cope52
Seriously guys, this is an even easier fix. 20...

Seriously guys, this is an even easier fix. 20 cents worth of duct tape. I am stunned at what I'm reading on theses 45 pages and people actually having entire taillight assemblies replaced multiple...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 05-28-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,958
Posted By Cope52
Nice. Damn that's the color I wanted but they...

Nice. Damn that's the color I wanted but they canned it for'14. Are the '15 exhaust tips at the dealer parts counter? How much?
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 05-26-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 15,506
Posted By Cope52
You would think so given the filter location. But...

You would think so given the filter location. But the drain bolt is at the center of the car, impossible to reach and install with the car sitting on the ground, so it must be raised at least 2...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 05-23-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,169
Posted By Cope52
try getting a lease extension, or, as stated...

try getting a lease extension, or, as stated before, just buy the car at lease end. Total outlay is often no more than sticker.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-14-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 13,586
Posted By Cope52
Whenever they say "revised" or "retuned"...

Whenever they say "revised" or "retuned" shocks/suspension its almost always softer. If it were firmer, they'd say so. I drove a '15 BRZ it's definitely softer. I think the earlier cars ride just...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-14-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 21,233
Posted By Cope52
I don't think u can find it. It only comes in 5...

I don't think u can find it. It only comes in 5 gallon pails which means the dealer would have to do it?
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-13-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 51,377
Posted By Cope52
Interestingly, C/Ds long term BRZ they took the...

Interestingly, C/Ds long term BRZ they took the car to a shop and had the spring rates measured--182F. 170R--very close to RCE's measurements.
...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-12-2015, 09:37 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 199,076
Posted By Cope52
My stock fluid shifts just fine and I'm afraid to...

My stock fluid shifts just fine and I'm afraid to go with Motul for the refill. I believe the 2nd gear hard cold is a safeguard intentionally done so I don't force it I wait till it lets me. I can't...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-12-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,743
Posted By Cope52
I also found these. They only seem to be...

I also found these. They only seem to be available from overseas.

http://www.subispeed.com/2013-subaru-brz/whiteline-rear-control-arm-bushing#.VVJKJJMmkuG
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-11-2015, 06:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,743
Posted By Cope52
Are these the same thing, the "triple C". they...

Are these the same thing, the "triple C". they look different. Amazon.com: H&R TC112 'Triple C' Camber Adjustment Bolt - Pair: Automotive
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