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Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 05-06-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 328
Posted By ls1ac
Alcohol Type I is blue Type II is...

Alcohol

Type I is blue

Type II is yellow

Racing is light gray or clear
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 05-05-2021, 01:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,636
Posted By ls1ac
When my son wanted a Raptor (new edition) and...

When my son wanted a Raptor (new edition) and living outside of Portland, the dealers had a large markup. I went to my local dealer in Wi. and no markup. Same thing happened with the RS he got. Both...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-04-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 557
Posted By ls1ac
I have some old cars and have found that the...

I have some old cars and have found that the fluid being hydroscopic will absorb water and eventually start to corrode the steel and aluminum parts. I do change mine on the new cars but only because...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 05-02-2021, 10:36 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,245
Posted By ls1ac
I too wonder about the value of a speedo on the...

I too wonder about the value of a speedo on the track. Several of my track cars had NO speedo. Reviewing telemetry after a race or practice run was instructive but not while driving. Too much else...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-02-2021, 10:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 656
Posted By ls1ac
Better still record and post the sound.

Better still record and post the sound.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-02-2021, 09:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 21,968
Posted By ls1ac
Before you replace, check the position of the...

Before you replace, check the position of the switch. Friend had one that had come loose.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-02-2021, 09:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 448
Posted By ls1ac
He lives in Chicago area, one of the pot hole...

He lives in Chicago area, one of the pot hole centers of the country. The car is a 2014, it probably is a good idea to have it checked no mater what else is being experienced.
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-26-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By ls1ac
Depending on the system you are using, there is a...

Depending on the system you are using, there is a return line to the tank. That line (if used) will return hotter fuel from the engine compartment to the tank. Check the pressure reading at the fuel...
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-23-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By ls1ac
Do simple first. Check for vacuum in fuel tank....

Do simple first. Check for vacuum in fuel tank. Take gas cap off and listen for air getting sucked in.

How are you checking pressure? Off of fuel rail on engine?
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 04-21-2021, 09:31 PM
Replies: 589
Views: 15,761
Posted By ls1ac
I was told that when you get older you need less...

I was told that when you get older you need less sleep. I wonder when that happens I am 75.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-21-2021, 09:35 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,722
Posted By ls1ac
We used to referrer to the best possible braking...

We used to referrer to the best possible braking as threshold braking. This was the point just before the tires locked up. ABS tries to keep you at that point under panic stops. Once the tires start...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 04-19-2021, 09:05 PM
Replies: 77,583
Views: 6,753,394
Posted By ls1ac
I thought he did a great job of getting it down....

I thought he did a great job of getting it down. Prop had almost stopped.

Had a friend do that with a 210, got about twenty guys on the beach to get under the wings. all lifted and walked it out...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 04-15-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,245
Posted By ls1ac
I also did not like the second speedo either as...

I also did not like the second speedo either as it is skipping many numbers and holding for a very long time. The other difference between the old and new is the type of readout. the old were red...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-14-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,193
Posted By ls1ac
Just a thought, when we first got the BRZ we took...

Just a thought, when we first got the BRZ we took it to the track to find what it could do. We found that the stock front brakes could not handle the heat at the track. We had the rotors cherry red...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 04-14-2021, 12:40 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,245
Posted By ls1ac
The early digital speedos did try to show the...

The early digital speedos did try to show the exact speed. Fine when cruising but unreadable when accelerating or slowing down as all of the segment were flashing so fast that no number was readable....
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 04-14-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2,476
Poll: Vacci-Nation
Views: 61,481
Posted By ls1ac
Interesting that seven million doses given of J&J...

Interesting that seven million doses given of J&J with six that had a bad reaction and one possible death. And that has stopped the use. No report of other possible problems with the seven. That...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 04-09-2021, 02:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 390
Posted By ls1ac
There are some true locksmiths that can program a...

There are some true locksmiths that can program a new fob to the car.

Get the dealer that sold you the car to complete the sale of all parts. If from an individual, ask where the other keys are....
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-03-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 536
Posted By ls1ac
Further, it does not act as a point source. So...

Further, it does not act as a point source. So radiation pattern is not even and equal.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-03-2021, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 625
Posted By ls1ac
Just keep looking. With no new cars at the...

Just keep looking.
With no new cars at the dealers, Anything can happen to the price.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 04-02-2021, 08:12 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 84,939
Posted By ls1ac
Be very carful putting a multimeter across the...

Be very carful putting a multimeter across the terminals. Some have an inrush current.

Put a fuse inline with the resistor.

You are in an accident that will deploy the air bag and are worried...
Forum: Forced Induction 04-02-2021, 12:43 PM
Replies: 9,095
Views: 2,241,664
Posted By ls1ac
Allen wrench, I do not use the included dip stick...

Allen wrench, I do not use the included dip stick after the first time. Find a flat spot and get a good reading when full. Then use a small screw driver all the way in and mark it. then go home and...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 04-02-2021, 12:32 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 6,786
Posted By ls1ac
If you would like an interesting read from an old...

If you would like an interesting read from an old green peace guy, try "apocalypse never". It is full of statistics and is a little long.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-02-2021, 12:18 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 669
Posted By ls1ac
When i read the thread name i thought it was...

When i read the thread name i thought it was about the MaxJax. They work great.

Just put the jack stand next to the notch in the pinch weld. Some OCD's cut a hockey puck to save the paint. This...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-01-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,483
Posted By ls1ac
The power steering is electric. Finding an...

The power steering is electric. Finding an intermittent electric problem can be very difficult. The dealer computer connection may be needed to keep from using the shotgun parts replacement method.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-01-2021, 05:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 669
Posted By ls1ac
The pinch weld area is not half inch specific....

The pinch weld area is not half inch specific. The notch is to keep the simple stock jack from slipping. The floor jacks most of us use spread the load out. Only the show car and OCD people worry...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-01-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,182
Posted By ls1ac
There are a thousand thing to practice and...

There are a thousand thing to practice and improve on the track. Heel toe is only one of them . As said it is a task you can practice on the street. Every down shift to a stop sign or light. When it...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 03-30-2021, 04:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,094
Posted By ls1ac
The audio books were done by a great reader. She...

The audio books were done by a great reader. She won many awards. It is a great listen while driving.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 03-30-2021, 12:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 827
Posted By ls1ac
Two things. Get it off as quickly as possible. ...

Two things.
Get it off as quickly as possible.
Get your next car ceramic coated.

I know too late.

If it has been on there very long it will etch the clearcoat and possibly stain the surface....
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-29-2021, 06:19 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 4,299
Posted By ls1ac
I always thought that the bait had to be...

I always thought that the bait had to be appropriate for the type of fish you wanted to catch.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 03-29-2021, 06:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,560
Posted By ls1ac
I think it was a complement to you an your...

I think it was a complement to you an your comment above.
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