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Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-04-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By Mr.ac
I have been on a same 86 with PS4S. Still not...

I have been on a same 86 with PS4S. Still not impressed for the cost vs performance. Where as I felt almost the same with Indy Firehawks 500 for a lot cheaper. Almost the same "specs".
But my butt...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-04-2020, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Mr.ac
Dude. You can buy freaking straight pipes in...

Dude. You can buy freaking straight pipes in California.
You know for aka "off road use only".

I would stay clear away from any vender that claims "California friendly shipping "
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-04-2020, 07:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 214
Posted By Mr.ac
Time to go to another dealership. Or an...

Time to go to another dealership. Or an independent shop.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-03-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 588
Posted By Mr.ac
Anything other than Michelin is ok by my book....

Anything other than Michelin is ok by my book. Price vs performance pretty much anything out beats it. The fan boy-ism is full retard when it comes to those pos Michelins
Guess they always get...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 06-01-2020, 07:37 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 912
Posted By Mr.ac
Like many, charcoal when I was younger, now gas....

Like many, charcoal when I was younger, now gas. I don't have the time to wait.
But.... if I was bbq at the beach or park or anything outdoors it's charcoal.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-01-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By Mr.ac
I know. I also love to punish my ass hole from...

I know.
I also love to punish my ass hole from time to time. Just to keep it in line.
Great advice I got from you. :bellyroll:
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-29-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 219
Posted By Mr.ac
Yes. Same issues as yours. Depends. I noticed...

Yes. Same issues as yours.
Depends. I noticed my whirling sound at 65k-ish then at 72k-ish it blew up at a taco bell drive-thru. Limped back home on 2nd gear.

So..... on other words get it...
Forum: User/Vendor/Sponsor Reviews, Feedback, Comments 05-29-2020, 02:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 723
Posted By Mr.ac
I don't know, besides Tcoat every other Canadian...

I don't know, besides Tcoat every other Canadian that I "meet" (online) where sarcastic ass holes.

I meet two in real life, one was chill (Chinese-Canadian) the other (white guy) was a sarcastic...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 05-29-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 408
Posted By Mr.ac
My MR2 has seen 4+ years of daily driving, and...

My MR2 has seen 4+ years of daily driving, and about 10 or so hard long track days and countless autox. And those brakes are still glossy. Not has much as new but still glossy. Compared to my rear...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 05-28-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 408
Posted By Mr.ac
Ok here's the quick and awesome way to have a...

Ok here's the quick and awesome way to have a high gloss finish on your brake calipers.
Powder coat them.

No amount of prep work would lead to a long lasting gloss finish. Sure the paint on...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-20-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By Mr.ac
YouTube it. It is as easy as it looks. Minus...

YouTube it. It is as easy as it looks.
Minus the spark plugs and auto tranny, those I would pay someone to do them. Only because of my bad back and itchy balls, right humfrz
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-20-2020, 08:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By Mr.ac
Oh holy fuck no. $18 for a napa gold filter....

Oh holy fuck no.
$18 for a napa gold filter. Lol.
Dude for that much money, I would buy a nice tool set with jacks and jack stands and do it all my self. If you have a drive way or know of...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-20-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By Mr.ac
Well an auto tranny flush is about $200 or so,...

Well an auto tranny flush is about $200 or so, and oem spark plugs are $25-30 a piece so....
Besides the auto tranny flush, you could do it all yourself....but for $400 for all that it's not a bad...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-20-2020, 12:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 222
Posted By Mr.ac
Woh that's some loud knock. Was there any...

Woh that's some loud knock.
Was there any issues before the oil change?

Any mods to the engine?
Any check engine lights?

I really hope it's not the valves hitting the pistons. But who...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 05-19-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 206,458
Posted By Mr.ac
I'm still playing gta5 and I can tell you its...

I'm still playing gta5 and I can tell you its been an actual shit show since epic got in. As usual give it a few weeks till the iron out the lumps
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 05-19-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,214
Posted By Mr.ac
:lol::lol: Guess google could not find...

:lol::lol:

Guess google could not find anything to back up your claims. Because it's a scam.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-19-2020, 02:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 375
Posted By Mr.ac
Sorry I do not have any connections in Sweden. ...

Sorry I do not have any connections in Sweden.

But just to add some comfort to the op, when the recall was started here in the U.S. there was a handful of Toyota mechanics that miss read the...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 05-19-2020, 02:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,214
Posted By Mr.ac
There has never been any proof/testing on said...

There has never been any proof/testing on said products.
The only claims comes from the company that sells them.
Use your own logic and look, what exactly is it bracing?
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-18-2020, 10:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 495
Posted By Mr.ac
You can buy new hubs, but it just saves a lot of...

You can buy new hubs, but it just saves a lot of time and money just to buy the right size wheels.

I would recommend you take a trip to your local tire shop(s). Chances are they have a catalog of...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-18-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 375
Posted By Mr.ac
Yes. We have a clue. Toyota does not know how to...

Yes. We have a clue. Toyota does not know how to work on Subaru engines.
Keep pressing them that they messed up.
Discounted spark plugs is a lie. Unless it's the new 2021 version, but guess what...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 05-13-2020, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 398
Posted By Mr.ac
Sound deadening, hunt down anything that rattles....

Sound deadening, hunt down anything that rattles.
Besides that, a cheap $200 all-in-one amp/sub/box is a good solution.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 05-06-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 785
Posted By Mr.ac
Welcome. Well, to answer your first...

Welcome.

Well, to answer your first question, depends how far gone your rear brake are. If they are ready for replacing then go on ahead.
Or, if you got the money to spend, get it. There is...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 05-05-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 206,458
Posted By Mr.ac
It got pushed back till September

It got pushed back till September
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 04-30-2020, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 207
Posted By Mr.ac
Just buy any aftermarket head unit with all the...

Just buy any aftermarket head unit with all the features you want. Zero sense sticking with oem, new or old.

Same amount of install work. Usually a few bucks cheaper.
Tons of diy...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 04-30-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 798
Posted By Mr.ac
When I changed my battery all my presets stayed....

When I changed my battery all my presets stayed. Then again it took less than 2 minutes to change it. Your mileage may very.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 04-30-2020, 02:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 13,604
Posted By Mr.ac
Holy thread revival Batman! Congrats on...

Holy thread revival Batman!

Congrats on your first post.
Too bad it was a little girls sad attempt to make me feel something?

FYI since then I haven't stopped shitting on "engineers". And...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-28-2020, 04:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By Mr.ac
Cool. It's always a tiny thing that makes a big...

Cool. It's always a tiny thing that makes a big headache
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-28-2020, 03:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 240
Posted By Mr.ac
Do it all over again. Pretend you are putting new...

Do it all over again. Pretend you are putting new what ever on the shifter.
100% of the time you forgot something or missed a step somewhere.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 04-25-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1,975
Views: 206,458
Posted By Mr.ac
Dadhawk Woh 64 cores. Lol that is over kill. I...

Dadhawk
Woh 64 cores. Lol that is over kill. I would recommend AMD 3700x. That has enough power for what you need and then some still top end performance.

I too went with a case with a single...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 04-25-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 736
Posted By Mr.ac
Mini vans will always pull way a head of you. ...

Mini vans will always pull way a head of you.

Miatas are always the answer.

Should have bought a Civic.
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