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Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-12-2022, 01:30 PM
Replies: 2,998
Views: 195,581
Posted By Tcoat
TIL that first gen 86s are selling for stupid...

TIL that first gen 86s are selling for stupid high prices now.
Had a guy in a new Mercedes suv walk up to me in a parking lot and offer me $35k cash. When I said not interested he upped it to $40k!...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 08-12-2022, 11:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 348
Posted By Tcoat
Since the 13 is all paid for and well out of...

Since the 13 is all paid for and well out of warranty why not consider just modding it for performance? Be far cheaper than starting fresh.
Besides although $50K may seem like a good budget for...
Forum: CANADA 08-12-2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 15,231
Posted By Tcoat
You are letting him get to you which is exactly...

You are letting him get to you which is exactly what he wants and enjoys!
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 08-12-2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 348
Posted By Tcoat
It is a story we have heard many times on here. ...

It is a story we have heard many times on here.

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Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-12-2022, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2,998
Views: 195,581
Posted By Tcoat
My first 4 years in the army consisted of pretty...

My first 4 years in the army consisted of pretty much nothing but "unwarranted physical contact" with the very few females (mostly medics or clerks) back then!
Although I would argue that the...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-12-2022, 10:07 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
https://c.tenor.com/3yBWyL8b2tcAAAAC/pictures-or-i...

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Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 08-12-2022, 10:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 348
Posted By Tcoat
https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=6...

https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=67100

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Forum: CANADA 08-12-2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 15,231
Posted By Tcoat
Come on guys. The debate about the laws was one...

Come on guys. The debate about the laws was one thing but this has reached a point where it is now ludicrous!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-12-2022, 09:48 AM
Replies: 639
Views: 49,451
Posted By Tcoat
Sorry for the cross thread repeat but felt this...

Sorry for the cross thread repeat but felt this needed to be here as well as in the BRZ sub:

Of course we don't know for sure but having been in several engine build plants over the decades I...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-12-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 43,888
Posted By Tcoat
And I will repeat again that this is in no way,...

And I will repeat again that this is in no way, shape, or form how a design engineer would ever approach this issue. The whole idea that they would say "Oh we had RTV in a few engines so let's make a...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-12-2022, 09:33 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 43,888
Posted By Tcoat
Of course we don't know for sure but having been...

Of course we don't know for sure but having been in several engine build plants over the decades I would say with about 98% confidence that it is done by a single robot.
Their are so many variables...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 09:12 PM
Replies: 12,591
Views: 2,341,381
Posted By Tcoat
https://thechive.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/29...

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Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
But are they hot?

But are they hot?
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 08-11-2022, 05:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,199
Posted By Tcoat
Bot/spammer probability at 40% so far. Wait...

Bot/spammer probability at 40% so far.
Wait for the edit to confirm.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-11-2022, 04:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,764
Posted By Tcoat
Tat instant response cruise stalk is the best...

Tat instant response cruise stalk is the best thing ever put in a car! It is in exactly the right spot to be operated wit the flick of a finger, requires zero looking down and gives real time action....
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-11-2022, 04:55 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 12,077
Posted By Tcoat
You can also deal with salespeople IN WRITING. ...

You can also deal with salespeople IN WRITING.
In fact I have preached to get everything in writing for years.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 04:24 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
That is a bit personal and not sure how relevant....

That is a bit personal and not sure how relevant.

I have started a post about the risks a couple of times and just couldn't make it sound like I wasn't lecturing (not that that normally bothers...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-11-2022, 02:42 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 12,077
Posted By Tcoat
OH OK so as you said it is a very basic rumour....

OH OK so as you said it is a very basic rumour. Not like dealerships haven't given wrong info before.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
That would be Thonglish!

That would be Thonglish!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-11-2022, 01:46 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 34,386
Posted By Tcoat
Yard holds happen all the time. Probably way more...

Yard holds happen all the time. Probably way more often than can be imagined actually. They are usually for potential safety issues though. Cosmetic or more minor things will just be dealt with by...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 08-11-2022, 12:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 865
Posted By Tcoat
Yep. If we go to that level then my first...

Yep.
If we go to that level then my first clutch was a 1956 Country Squire wagon.
Mind you I am probably still traumatized by the simple act of holding the light!
...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 12:33 PM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
We had a VersaTube shed at our one plant for a...

We had a VersaTube shed at our one plant for a little over a year. Notice the use of the past tense. Strong winds are not their friend and they don't do snow well at all!

We replaced it with one...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-11-2022, 12:24 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 12,077
Posted By Tcoat
You have heard that 2023 orders are closed? That...

You have heard that 2023 orders are closed? That would make things interesting. I have not heard that it has closed.
Since they only opened sales in May that is a very short window if true!
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-11-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 12,077
Posted By Tcoat
As opposed to your bias, sample size and over...

As opposed to your bias, sample size and over reaching knowledge?

Fun that when you say things they are facts but when countered any statements are trash.

Even in the US it is a total...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 08:55 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
Most of my old NCOs and officers are long dead...

Most of my old NCOs and officers are long dead now. One guy that joined as a base recruit just after me just retired as a General.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-11-2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 639
Views: 49,451
Posted By Tcoat
I did have a spreadsheet once upon a time but...

I did have a spreadsheet once upon a time but deleted it in a document purge a few years ago. It was something I followed closely and most of the old threads can be found if anybody wants to dig deep...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 08-11-2022, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3,366
Views: 67,222
Posted By Tcoat
Yep that sounds like the military. Any country at...

Yep that sounds like the military. Any country at any time in history!
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 08-11-2022, 07:04 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 865
Posted By Tcoat
That was about the right year vehicle for my...

That was about the right year vehicle for my first foray into clutch replacement but it was a 1950 Fargo truck and Ultra would have been around 5 years old.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-11-2022, 07:00 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 12,077
Posted By Tcoat
If you have a shady salesforce it is because they...

If you have a shady salesforce it is because they have a shady manager. Not sure how dealing directly with that manager helps. Most of the online replies are done by some random sales guy from the...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 08-10-2022, 08:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 187
Posted By Tcoat
THIS^ At this point there are so many unknowns...

THIS^
At this point there are so many unknowns that all the guess on the internet may never catch it.
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