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Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum Yesterday, 08:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,018
Posted By RToyo86
I posted a shot here. ...

I posted a shot here.
https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showpost.php?p=3065906&postcount=37

Recent shot from a different angle
https://i.imgur.com/FC6Ki9U.jpg
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) Yesterday, 01:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 781
Posted By RToyo86
Generally agree about using whatever oil, but for...

Generally agree about using whatever oil, but for us who see -20 to -30 during the winter months I see some value in oils that have better flow rate when cold.

Amsoil and penzoil platinum flow...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 12-05-2019, 10:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 781
Posted By RToyo86
The old orange fram filters were known to have...

The old orange fram filters were known to have cheap internal construction. There was little filter material compared to most if not all other brands, and would often fall apart.

They must have...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 12-04-2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,425
Posted By RToyo86
It looks like a bit like a scuff mark from the...

It looks like a bit like a scuff mark from the photo.

You can try either a iron remover, clay bar or polish.
The first two are the least evasive. Polish will Likley get it out.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 12-04-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,425
Posted By RToyo86
My guess Is a door ding. There are asshats who...

My guess Is a door ding. There are asshats who use other cars as door stops.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 12-02-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,003
Posted By RToyo86
Momentum is key. I drifted corners often last...

Momentum is key. I drifted corners often last season out of pure necessity to keep my speed up.(and it's fun as hell)
With good tires, these cars are pretty easy to manage slip angle, even without...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 11-29-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,018
Posted By RToyo86
I have a custom bracket that clips to the dash...

I have a custom bracket that clips to the dash trim piece which magic mount attached.

Phone sticks just fine, I've had it on track and it never budged.
Forum: Forced Induction 11-29-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 574
Posted By RToyo86
You can always bypass the cold start idle by...

You can always bypass the cold start idle by moving the car in gear for a second. I do it in the morning if I plan to idle before leaving for work.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-26-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 255
Posted By RToyo86
That's the specific tire causing that issue. Some...

That's the specific tire causing that issue. Some tires do it more than others.

My pirellis handle tight, probably due to the stiffer overall construction compared to most winters. The overall...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 11-25-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 448
Posted By RToyo86
Only for 'murica. They still offer red for...

Only for 'murica. They still offer red for Canadians for whatever reason. It's the first color they show when you build and spec on the site.


After some poking around there is either an error on...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 11-24-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By RToyo86
The thermal coating is worth the upcharge to me....

The thermal coating is worth the upcharge to me. Opinions vary but I'd rather have it than have no coating or heat shield.
Email them and ask what is in stock and go with that.
Forum: FT86CLUB Items 11-24-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 39,564
Posted By RToyo86
I am a fan of the last one as well.

I am a fan of the last one as well.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 11-24-2019, 11:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,532
Posted By RToyo86
Revisiting now that it's winter time. I...

Revisiting now that it's winter time.

I have a season wash pass for 95 days, one wash per day. Use it whenever it's needed. Between my GFs car and mine it gets used near every other day.

I...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 11-24-2019, 11:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By RToyo86
N1 Comp RS Corsa R400 Borla Perrin 3" ...

N1
Comp RS
Corsa
R400
Borla
Perrin 3"
Perrin 2.5"
Q300

My best guess at loudest to most quiet. R400 and Corsa are about the same from hearing a friends compared to my Corsa. I haven't heard...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-20-2019, 12:16 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 11,833
Posted By RToyo86
Sounds like old body shop guys who wash their...

Sounds like old body shop guys who wash their hands with paint thinner while cleaning the spray guns.

To normal human hands that starts burning real fast.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 11-19-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 1,321
Views: 282,706
Posted By RToyo86
I can never see them through the vape smoke.

I can never see them through the vape smoke.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 11-19-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 604
Posted By RToyo86
I have the factory LED fog lights and they're...

I have the factory LED fog lights and they're bright as shit. They fill in the gap underneath the headlights. I don't need highbeams on backroads unless there are hills because of the sharp cutoff...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-18-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,822
Posted By RToyo86
Indy 500's are a great value proposition. They...

Indy 500's are a great value proposition. They have stiffer sidewalls which should keep them relatively responsive.

I scored a set of MPS4S in stock size for an absolute steal with 85% tread....
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-18-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 11,833
Posted By RToyo86
I use nitrile latex gloves for anything car...

I use nitrile latex gloves for anything car related. I have 5 boxes laying around from work. Same for detailing projects.

Those thicker gloves are handy if you are turning wrenches in the cold....
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 11-18-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,923
Posted By RToyo86
43,000km on the car. Our weather the last two...

43,000km on the car. Our weather the last two years locally has been shit. They worked perfectly with rain-x. As soon as I switched to aquapel, they started to streak. The rubber is still supple and...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 11-16-2019, 04:41 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,923
Posted By RToyo86
I've probably Clayed my windshield more than...

I've probably Clayed my windshield more than others have Clayed their car :D.

Probably a big reason my OE blades lasted 18 months.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 11-16-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,923
Posted By RToyo86
I noticed the same freezing issue with the stock...

I noticed the same freezing issue with the stock blades. Winter car washes didn't help the issue either.

I decided to try out the bosch icon as they're well reviewed. I didn't see any rain-x at...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 11-15-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,923
Posted By RToyo86
Reviving this to see what blades users are...

Reviving this to see what blades users are running.

Recommendations and things to avoid.

Ever since I aquapel'd the windshield my driver blade is leaving a streak in my field of view on the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-15-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 594
Posted By RToyo86
They may just need to be serviced. Some lube on...

They may just need to be serviced. Some lube on the back of the pads where they contact the caliper may help with squeel. They're semi metallic from my understanding, which can be prone to squeeling
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 11-15-2019, 07:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,148
Posted By RToyo86
What is the mileage? Speed related humming can...

What is the mileage?
Speed related humming can definitely be a wheel bearing. Turning can increase the noise on the corner the bearing is worn.

A way to check is to Jack up the car and check the...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 11-13-2019, 10:08 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,038
Posted By RToyo86
You weren't the only ones ...

You weren't the only ones

https://i.imgur.com/ZRIAeov.jpg
Forum: Forced Induction 11-06-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 676
Posted By RToyo86
There are a few turbo cars running around locally...

There are a few turbo cars running around locally running on Petro 94. One runs meth injection for added protection since it lives on the track.

Petro uses ethanol which is good for turbo cars...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-04-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 21,443
Views: 4,719,787
Posted By RToyo86
Tossed the winter wheels on and installed...

Tossed the winter wheels on and installed rokbloks mudflaps. I'm ready for the white stuff.

https://i.imgur.com/8QspFQb.jpg

Edit https://i.imgur.com/HKywBzR.jpg
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-04-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By RToyo86
They look pretty dang good for a rattle can job....

They look pretty dang good for a rattle can job. :thumbup:
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-27-2019, 05:34 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,658
Posted By RToyo86
I'd like another one of those. The problem here...

I'd like another one of those.
The problem here is finding a clean one that hasn't been killed by rust.
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