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Forum: Member's Car Journals 12-12-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
New Years Resolution completed :D

Finally cracked the 60 second barrier at Barbagallo last night :)
On my street tyres(Michelin Pilot Sport 3, 215/45/17), full tank of gas(had to refill and re-inflate tyres to 38psi) and full...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 12-10-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Hmmm not too sure. I got these 2nd hand so i...

Hmmm not too sure. I got these 2nd hand so i didn't really do much research into them. I'll have to check with Moto if that's the case.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 12-09-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Atm, Front: Whiteline camber bolts(adjusted...

Atm,

Front: Whiteline camber bolts(adjusted to -1.2deg)
Rear: Hardrace LCA w/Sperical bearing (adjusted to -2.3deg)

Front/Rear sways are Hardrace, both on softest setting.
RS-R coilvers are...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 12-05-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
HardRace Sways and LCA's installed

Had the sways installed last week. Definite improvement on cornering and trailbraking. Less squeel on the tyres and I can take sweepers at a faster pace.
HardRace Sways...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-27-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,080
Posted By stevo_12v
I'd take the car. Not worth the hassle. Prob...

I'd take the car. Not worth the hassle. Prob see if you can bump it up to $1500 gas card though. Or at least a free service interval.
Forum: Wheels and Tires 11-25-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,972
Posted By stevo_12v
Anyone know if the 16x7 size will clear the Essex...

Anyone know if the 16x7 size will clear the Essex Sprint Kit/AP Racing BBK?
Or is that too much of an ask... (I'm just deliberating some hardcore track options in the future)
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-24-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,731
Posted By stevo_12v
Errrr, have fun taking out the engine if you EVER...

Errrr, have fun taking out the engine if you EVER snap a plug in the socket LOL
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-24-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
HardRace

Just ordered this. The shop (CJ Motor) assured me they would arrive before the weekend(in time for a track day).

http://www.hard-race.com.au/image/cache/data/Subaru%20/6754-1200x800.jpg
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-23-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,731
Posted By stevo_12v
Don't need to lift up the engine. With the right...

Don't need to lift up the engine. With the right tools and SMALL hands its entirely possible. Don't forget anti-seize on the new plugs though LOLLL
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-23-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,731
Posted By stevo_12v
Cost me $80 AUD.. takes like 35-45mins depending...

Cost me $80 AUD.. takes like 35-45mins depending on the persons dexterity.
I got someone else to do it obviously.
YOU REALLY NEED SMALL HANDS. Remove the ECU bracket helps too.
Oh.. and wear some...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-10-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
I should be getting these in next week. ...

I should be getting these in next week. Whiteline have production issues with their gear so I'm opting to go with these.
Hard-Race front and rear sways with endlinks....
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-06-2014, 05:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,685
Posted By stevo_12v
Stock tow hook has a long shank(relatively...

Stock tow hook has a long shank(relatively speaking). I only need another 20-30mm extra length to clear my RB diffuser
Forum: Cars for Sale/Trade 11-04-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,575
Posted By stevo_12v
Not a fan of the #stancenation look of most of...

Not a fan of the #stancenation look of most of our cars. But yours snaps necks. Nicely done.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 11-03-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 412
Views: 65,370
Posted By stevo_12v
Has anyone install this part in conjunction with...

Has anyone install this part in conjunction with the RB rear diffuser??
Keen if it'll work
...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 11-02-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,685
Posted By stevo_12v
Anyone know of any tow hooks that have a longer...

Anyone know of any tow hooks that have a longer shank on them? Need one for my rear. It has to pass over the RB diffuser - I will be drilling a hole through the diffuser.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-30-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
QLM Rear Bumper Install

Update: Made a start on my rear bumper quick release setup. You need 4x of these. Pics below show you the mounting locations.

http://i58.tinypic.com/2jcbup0.jpg...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 10-30-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,877
Posted By stevo_12v
REAR BUMPER Install

Update: Made a start on my rear bumper quick release setup. You need 4x of these. Pics below show you the mounting locations.

http://i58.tinypic.com/2jcbup0.jpg...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-29-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Rear bumper removal/clean

Cars up on jack stands again. Bit of late night modding/cleaning.
Removed the RB diffuser from the OEM bumper too for a clean.
The back end is filthy.
I'll most probably ...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 10-27-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,877
Posted By stevo_12v
DIY - Quik Latch Mini install(front bumper)

Just finished this install at 6:30am in the morning..

Prep work: Jack up car, remove wheels if necessary, remove weather stripping under the hood, remove screws/clips. Remove screws/clips under...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-27-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Quik Latch Mini

Fixed up the driveshaft vibration, managed to turn it 90deg. Less vibration, same amount of noise so I'm happy with that.
Changed trans and diff fluid to Motul Gear 300.

Also just finished my...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-23-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,784
Posted By stevo_12v
http://i.imgur.com/fsYDU70.gif

http://i.imgur.com/fsYDU70.gif
Forum: Photos, Videos, Wallpapers, Gallery Forum 10-20-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,934
Posted By stevo_12v
Very nice. Great choice of colour scheme on the...

Very nice. Great choice of colour scheme on the car.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-18-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Vibrates while moving.

Vibrates while moving.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-17-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Thanks man. These wheels are 17+ years old,...

Thanks man. These wheels are 17+ years old, could do with a refinish but they are my daily/track wheels now. The stepped lip along with the meaty curved side walls of the PS3 give it a kind of old...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-17-2014, 06:31 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Vibration isn't speed related more like rpm...

Vibration isn't speed related more like rpm related. Occurs at very certain rpm. 3-4th gear at 3,500rpm.. and 6th gear at 2,000rpm
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-17-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Cars up again on jackstands. Going to see if I...

Cars up again on jackstands. Going to see if I can rotate the driveshaft 90deg to eliminate the vibration I'm experiencing(I've got a hunch that the DS is out of phase hence all the extra NVH since...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-16-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Nah no way. I'm happy to stick to United P100. ...

Nah no way. I'm happy to stick to United P100. I really hope they don't phase it out.
Speaking of phases.. I think my CF DS might be out of phase :/
Gotta pick up some extra long 14mm wrenches...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-16-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Still got a couple more things to do for the end...

Still got a couple more things to do for the end of year. Just ordered 4x bottles of Motul Gear 300 for the transmission and diff. Will change them out every 25,000km. Track day is coming up on...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-15-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 171,882
Posted By stevo_12v
Had my new clutch and lightweight flywheel installed

Car revs a LOT quicker and freely now. Much easier to rev match.
Here's a vid(car is in neutral)

http://youtu.be/-uhu1tNcCy0
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-14-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 838
Posted By stevo_12v
Don't do it. Get a 5:AD kit with a RB v2...

Don't do it.

Get a 5:AD kit with a RB v2 Duck Bill spoiler instead LOLLLL
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