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Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-10-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By swarb
Do you want wider tires or do you want taller...

Do you want wider tires or do you want taller tires for theat rake look?
245/40 in the rear for the rake.
255/35 for a little bit of both.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-09-2018, 04:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 551
Posted By swarb
No stagger. Search why not.

No stagger. Search why not.
Forum: Northwest 09-03-2018, 04:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 778
Posted By swarb
Try the other strut, they are corner specific in...

Try the other strut, they are corner specific in the front. Otherwise pics could help.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 08-10-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,167
Posted By swarb
Yes, but whatever you gain from lighter wheels,...

Yes, but whatever you gain from lighter wheels, you will lose from not running low rolling resistance tires, which the stock tires are.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-06-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,559
Posted By swarb
Rom raider, tactrix cable, E85 tune.

Rom raider, tactrix cable, E85 tune.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 05-05-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 402
Posted By swarb
http://www.ft86speedfactory.com/media/catalog/prod...

http://www.ft86speedfactory.com/media/catalog/product/cache/4/image/85e4522595efc69f496374d01ef2bf13/b/c/bc08-tlzn6-02-4_2.jpg

no logo
try harder
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-22-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 996
Posted By swarb
You have to find the pump with e85 in it. Most...

You have to find the pump with e85 in it. Most stations only have one e85 pump(2 if you count the other side). Whatever the button says, the pump will dispense it.

You won't be "fine" with e85...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-05-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By swarb
yes

yes
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-03-2018, 11:48 PM
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Views: 872,270
Posted By swarb
+35

+35
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-02-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3,926
Views: 872,270
Posted By swarb
better chance to fit yes, guaranteed no, the...

better chance to fit yes, guaranteed no, the spoke shape matters.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 03-02-2018, 03:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 701
Posted By swarb
What offset?

What offset?
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-28-2018, 04:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 701
Posted By swarb
Won't fit without a fender roll or light pull. ...

Won't fit without a fender roll or light pull. Bumper tabs will have to be shaved down quite a bit. Front will hit sidemarkers and the fender area near the sidemarker.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 02-26-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,276
Posted By swarb
245/45/17 is a full inch larger than stock. ...

245/45/17 is a full inch larger than stock.
Sportlines are too low to have good travel, especially for the stock shock length.
They are also too much spring rate for the stock shocks.

Do you...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 02-26-2018, 01:22 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,276
Posted By swarb
Are you on sportline or prokit springs? Are you...

Are you on sportline or prokit springs?
Are you aware that it is sports car and it is going to ride firm in general?

Things that affect ride-
Wheel/tire size/tire type/pressure, what do you...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-24-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 467
Posted By swarb
245/35 +25 is going to poke outside the fenders...

245/35
+25 is going to poke outside the fenders about an inch on stock suspension/camber.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-18-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 966
Posted By swarb
225/45 235 would fit but tire will be pinched...

225/45
235 would fit but tire will be pinched and sidewall will be affected. Best to go with manufacturers recommendations. 235 is usually for 8" width.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons 02-18-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 627
Posted By swarb
Pic with name has to be in the photo with the...

Pic with name has to be in the photo with the item. And a date. Good luck with the sale.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-14-2018, 03:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 312
Posted By swarb
Offset matters. There are and were a lot of...

Offset matters.
There are and were a lot of fakes out for these.
Post pics.
Weigh them.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 02-11-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 882
Posted By swarb
Ealier bronze models were known to chip. ...

Ealier bronze models were known to chip. Supposedly they fixed the problem. They are a cheap wheel, don't expect them to be good. They are OK for that price range. I would suggest something a...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 02-09-2018, 02:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,100
Posted By swarb
You say cheap. Miata. Roughly equal on the...

You say cheap.

Miata. Roughly equal on the track for roughly half the price. 15 inch tires are dirt cheap too.
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 01-29-2018, 12:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 838
Posted By swarb
Do it yourself and save some money and buy better...

Do it yourself and save some money and buy better speakers and a small amp. Otherwise if you are using the stock amps, you want low rms rating.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 01-25-2018, 06:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By swarb
Maybe you should do that. Did you bleed the...

Maybe you should do that.
Did you bleed the clutch too?
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 01-25-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 494
Posted By swarb
Did you have the problem before the...

Did you have the problem before the clutch/flywheel install? Was the clutch grab point adjusted after the install?
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 01-24-2018, 03:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 634
Posted By swarb
Yes. Don't do staggered unless you like...

Yes.
Don't do staggered unless you like understeer.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 01-18-2018, 01:36 AM
Replies: 542
Views: 20,842
Posted By swarb
No it isn't safe. Sell the car before it blows...

No it isn't safe. Sell the car before it blows up. Top safe speed is 86mph.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 01-10-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,286
Posted By swarb
ya'll got it all mixed up. two ways to lower...

ya'll got it all mixed up.
two ways to lower it.
1. as the manual suggests- bottom mount, keeps preload and adjusts the case length.
2. Spring perch, which also affects preload. Not suggested as...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 01-10-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,286
Posted By swarb
Just get a LCA with the different mounting...

Just get a LCA with the different mounting points. PBM is a good option.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes 01-10-2018, 05:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,286
Posted By swarb
It was never designed to go super low. It was...

It was never designed to go super low.
It was designed to have decent amount of travel both in bump and droop, while having a modest amount of lowering adjustment.
Removing preload and lowering the...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 01-02-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 3,926
Views: 872,270
Posted By swarb
It would not fit without major modification to...

It would not fit without major modification to have 5++ camber and super stretched tires like 215's up front and 225's in the rear.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-30-2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 3,926
Views: 872,270
Posted By swarb
17x9 +35 RPF1's with 245/40 with camber bolts fit...

17x9 +35 RPF1's with 245/40 with camber bolts fit with no problem.
It really depends on a number of factors.
1. Tire, a wide 200tw tire runs wide when compared to a street tire.
2. Every car...
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