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Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-21-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,905
Posted By diss7
I have one. But have not really pushed it in my...

I have one. But have not really pushed it in my gt86 yet. I kick the clutch lots, never slipped.

I also have the same clutch in my ae86. I competitively drift that. 400whp, semi slicks, 4th gear...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 06-21-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 11,059
Posted By diss7
That's where small fb groups are better. Weed out...

That's where small fb groups are better. Weed out the keyboard drifters and we're left with 50 or so guys that all care a similar interest and can all contribute and appreciate what is being posted....
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
The problem for alot of people will be that no...

The problem for alot of people will be that no one can see their new diff they've just spent $2k on. So there's no point in getting it.

Better to get a set of super sik 18x10 xxrs, and get some...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 06-21-2014, 10:51 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 11,059
Posted By diss7
This. Oh god this. It's the one side of the...

This. Oh god this.

It's the one side of the NZ owners club I don't like. It's like its imagined that we all had no friends before owning this car, and now we all should be friends.

In NZ the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 09:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 701
Posted By diss7
Email nick@nst.co.nz North Shore Toyota in...

Email nick@nst.co.nz

North Shore Toyota in New Zealand are also the Cusco agents. I've seen that very part before in one of their catalouges.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 08:57 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Unless you want to drift. Then its...

Unless you want to drift.

Then its definitely worth it.

Super tight 2 way, new tie rods, track pipe. 3rd gear slides all day eeeery day
rad mike drift zn6 on Vimeo
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Yes, that's been well explained already, in the 3...

Yes, that's been well explained already, in the 3 previous pages you didn't read.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Sound logic. And I can think of arguements fore...

Sound logic. And I can think of arguements fore and against; but it boils down to me not knowing to be honest. So will leave for someone with more circuit-based track experience to answer.

It...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 05:11 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Lsds aren't about getting power down (well they...

Lsds aren't about getting power down (well they are) they are estentially about how tolerant you want the diff to be with regards to its primary function, that is allowing the rear wheels to spin at...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Under braking in a straight line it means...

Under braking in a straight line it means nothing. Because both the rear wheels are turning at the same speed.

But add in a corner to the braking situation and this is where the differences are...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-21-2014, 04:45 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
The difference is entirely on the decel side. ...

The difference is entirely on the decel side.
A locked diff is always locked.
A 2way locks up as quick under decel as it does under accel. It's not ideal for circuit, it's more for drifting....
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-20-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 13,360
Posted By diss7
I have not used winmax, but I find Endless pads...

I have not used winmax, but I find Endless pads exceptional.
Forum: Groupbuys 06-20-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 7,230
Posted By diss7
What sort of roll centre correction (if any) is...

What sort of roll centre correction (if any) is built into the front lca?
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-20-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,531
Posted By diss7
Adjust camber/caster from top or bottom?

Looking at purchasing a set of Bilstein, (without top hats) and it's got me a little stumped as to whether to get a top hat or a lower control arm.

Pros for getting the LCA instead of a top hat...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-20-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,057
Posted By diss7
Bilstein b14 owners?

Very hard to find reviews on these units.


Are there just not that many people running them?
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-20-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,668
Posted By diss7
They'll charge you 2 hours max. If they...

They'll charge you 2 hours max.

If they won't lock that in prior to doing the work, go somewhere else
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Heading into apex, yes I agree with you, hence...

Heading into apex, yes I agree with you, hence why I said I'd go loose 1.5way, or possibly just 1 way.

But past apex, you want to get the power down, and being able to do that is more important...
Forum: Groupbuys 06-19-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 41,780
Posted By diss7
I'd love these wheels, but in flat bronze. Oh...

I'd love these wheels, but in flat bronze. Oh lawdy.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Realistically, having a CSG spec'd diff is a...

Realistically, having a CSG spec'd diff is a golden opportunity for most. Because its going to be based off real world data, using the good drivers and this car.

Its a not brainer to get it if...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-19-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,814
Posted By diss7
It was genuine advice. (Not advice someone...

It was genuine advice.

(Not advice someone else made, and then I passed off as my own)


See what I did there.



I can't help myself.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
I did do some circuit days with mine prior to the...

I did do some circuit days with mine prior to the 2 way.

I'm no CSG level driver (not a dig, I'm not) but I noticed almost straight away the 'auto-lsd' type aid the car has. Definitely not good...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-19-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 25,814
Posted By diss7
You could always just ask Greddy direct. They're...

You could always just ask Greddy direct. They're going to know the answer, seeing as they designed the kit.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-19-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 863
Posted By diss7
Works Wheels dealers

Do we have any Works wheel dealers that can check wheel fitment/brake clearance?

I have the template.

Works NZ have annoyed me with my last couple of purchases and I won't be using them again. ...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Two things: Some people are working to a...

Two things:

Some people are working to a budget. I certainly was when I had my first couple of silvias. Spending $1500 on a mechanical LSD was the last thing I was going to buy, when I could weld...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Quite simple really, you need it that tight for...

Quite simple really, you need it that tight for drifting in the wet, when you're giving it very little beans before wanting both wheels to engage. Having it that tight on decel means it feint drifts...
Forum: Forced Induction 06-19-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,495
Posted By diss7
Good advice. I agree the launch limiter is...

Good advice.

I agree the launch limiter is too low.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Some of your posts can come across a bit arrogant...

Some of your posts can come across a bit arrogant FYI. (I'm one to talk)

It depends how tight you set it. I wanted mine super tight, because its for drifting.

There is always going to be...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Don't get me wrong, I'm happy with it. I'm...

Don't get me wrong, I'm happy with it.

I'm just stating that the axle binding and tyre chirping that comes with these diffs is something most aren't aware about.

I have a TRD 2way.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-19-2014, 04:26 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 69,377
Posted By diss7
Mechanical diffs are quite brutal in a daily. ...

Mechanical diffs are quite brutal in a daily.

I have one. I run it because it's so much better for drifting. But it does take away alot of street comfort.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-18-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,315
Posted By diss7
I guess that's where I'm different to most. ...

I guess that's where I'm different to most.

Most people run an alignment to fit/herrafrush wheels.

I run an alignment, then my wheels have to fit based on that alignment.
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