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Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 12-03-2019, 10:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,117
Posted By why?
From my experience it takes a lot to make a...

From my experience it takes a lot to make a difference you can feel. On my Yaris I went from the stock wheels which weighed something like 20 pounds each to 14x5.5 Volk CE28n which weigh 6 pounds...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-27-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,056
Posted By why?
While I agree in theory to everything you said,...

While I agree in theory to everything you said, by making them 18's you just handicap everything. Sure you can try and make them lighter, they are still so massive they are going to be heavy.

Of...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 11-26-2019, 09:12 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,056
Posted By why?
18's are boat anchors. That is what happens. ...

18's are boat anchors. That is what happens.

Grip is compound dependant, not size dependant. Unless you are racing, it's silly to use such large tires and wheels.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 11-26-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 333
Posted By why?
Congrats. Those cars are awesome.

Congrats. Those cars are awesome.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-26-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,247
Posted By why?
I hope they miraculously found some good...

I hope they miraculously found some good reliability and stuck it in there so that when the value gets to normal car prices they can still be driven hard and not break.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-26-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,159
Posted By why?
I've driven enough powerful expensive cars to...

I've driven enough powerful expensive cars to know I want a car that can handle more than a car that has lots of unusable power.

I've been way too fast on public highways. Has zero effect on me....
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 11-24-2019, 10:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,030
Posted By why?
They suck. Any sub in walmart will be better and...

They suck. Any sub in walmart will be better and far cheaper. You can get a decent useful subwoofer for what they charge for the pile of garbage that kicker thing really is.

Some people like the...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-24-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,127
Posted By why?
So you are saying to fix their absolutely...

So you are saying to fix their absolutely terrible paint problems we see on model 3's they are just getting rid of paint all together.

I just wonder if Musk does this to see how much total garbage...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-24-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 2,207
Posted By why?
I like the way the Mustang looks. It reminds me...

I like the way the Mustang looks. It reminds me of a hatchback and that's the way car looks are going.

The tesla looks like it belongs in a bad back to the future parody. And compare the actual...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 11-23-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 718
Posted By why?
sounds like someone is making fun of you for...

sounds like someone is making fun of you for whining about a rattle in a $25k sports car.

like everyone has mentioned, just tighten everything.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 11-23-2019, 08:06 PM
Replies: 15
Poll: Tesla Truck
Views: 495
Posted By why?
all tesla's are crap. I don't care what they put...

all tesla's are crap. I don't care what they put in it if they cannot get basic stuff like door handles and charging ports to not constantly break.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 11-23-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,267
Posted By why?
they probably sold the ts completely, and the...

they probably sold the ts completely, and the series.whatever don't sell out in the brz, especially in winter. So new name just to sell more cars.
Forum: Engine Swaps 11-23-2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 590
Posted By why?
You can't even get software specifically written...

You can't even get software specifically written for windows 10 to always work.

I think it is because they think you are too stupid. They think you will swap engines, plug it in, blow everything...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-23-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 3,127
Posted By why?
wow that video is garbage. He has no business...

wow that video is garbage. He has no business being anywhere near a stage.

The truck looks like it belongs in a computer game from the 80's, so I am not surprised a computer geek liked the way it...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 11-23-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 314
Views: 142,661
Posted By why?
I thought of this thread this morning.

I thought of this thread this morning.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-20-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 607
Posted By why?
I've been there. Stupid useless car salesman. Is...

I've been there. Stupid useless car salesman. Is there a local website you can use to find the enthusiast Suzuki salesman? There is usually at least one close that actually loves the cars and knows...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 11-19-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,267
Posted By why?
Subaru could probably sell 300-500 of a car...

Subaru could probably sell 300-500 of a car painted any color they wanted.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 11-19-2019, 08:25 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 939
Posted By why?
I just removed the headliner and zip tied the...

I just removed the headliner and zip tied the wires to the handy bar at the front. Lots more clearance and a slight weight loss to boot.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-14-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 14,803
Posted By why?
Almost every tire manufacturer list the weights...

Almost every tire manufacturer list the weights of all of their tires on their web page.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-08-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 607
Posted By why?
Because OP is in Australia and can get all the...

Because OP is in Australia and can get all the good stuff.
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 11-08-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 466
Posted By why?
that's pathetic. Have you never used a touch...

that's pathetic. Have you never used a touch screen radio before? I found it out by mistake in the second week of ownership.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-08-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 607
Posted By why?
If Suzuki gave the USA all the great cars they...

If Suzuki gave the USA all the great cars they kept for Japan and Australia they would be doing very well in the USA instead of not selling cars in the USA.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 11-07-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,798
Posted By why?
Time for some negotiations. I'd take it but see...

Time for some negotiations. I'd take it but see if you can get a lower price. It can't ever hurt to ask.




The number of Teslas that have exploded and burned down houses would like to argue...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-07-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,583
Posted By why?
That's the problem, Tesla can't make a quality...

That's the problem, Tesla can't make a quality anything. Let's see what 10 year old Tesla's look like.

Oh wow, an ev can run a 64 second autocross. That really tells me anything about if they can...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 11-06-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 548
Posted By why?
why? If you trust the shop, let them do the...

why? If you trust the shop, let them do the estimate, let them fight the insurance company, let them make sure absolutely everything near that area is not damaged. It is just not worth the hassle of...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-06-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,583
Posted By why?
I'm impressed it didn't overheat. How many laps...

I'm impressed it didn't overheat. How many laps can it run in a row? Can it actually be competitive now in races?



They are luxury toys. And that is all they will be until they can actually be...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-05-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,583
Posted By why?
and you claim to not be a fanboy. lol. why won't...

and you claim to not be a fanboy. lol. why won't Tesla do what the entire rest of the auto industry does and give it's new buyer info to JD Powers? Really odd.

They've made a profit in 3 quarters....
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-02-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 2,583
Posted By why?
Even Musk admits the Roadster was a pile of crap....

Even Musk admits the Roadster was a pile of crap. Stop being a fanboy. Let me know when Tesla's stop having issues with the basics like the door handles, the charging ports, and the weather...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 10-30-2019, 07:53 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,838
Posted By why?
I like General tires a lot. I have a set of the...

I like General tires a lot. I have a set of the cheapest on my car for daily and they are awesome as long as you don't want ultimate traction. And by that I mean shifting from first to second at...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 10-30-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 383
Views: 26,731
Posted By why?
That of course depends on what they are willing...

That of course depends on what they are willing to spend, and if they want to deal with it or not. They used a bmw engine in the Supra because they wanted a straight 6.

If they are already...
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