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Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 04-06-2022, 10:37 PM
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Posted By 2020BRZtS
You are probably good for at least another 3-5...

You are probably good for at least another 3-5 years on your current set. Wait till your next tire purchase.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 04-06-2022, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By saltywetman
I never knew tpms batteries are replaceable...

I never knew tpms batteries are replaceable either. I thought they were sealed and sensors have to be replace once the juice runs out.

Looking at youtube how to videos on replacing the batteries...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 04-05-2022, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By EndlessAzure
No. The OEM TMPS are completely sealed. ...

No. The OEM TMPS are completely sealed.



If it runs out of battery, you need to buy a whole new TPMS unit. Maybe some aftermarket TPMS have replaceable batteries, but it's unlikely
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 04-05-2022, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 397
Posted By markitect
Most tire shops will charge you for a TPMS kit,...

Most tire shops will charge you for a TPMS kit, which includes new O-ring, and battery. I had mine done recently so I can see if they put a PN on my invoice.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 08-07-2021, 09:25 PM
Replies: 23,716
Views: 6,239,511
Posted By Ultramaroon
https://i.imgur.com/8XYa7b3l.jpghttps://i.imgur.co...

https://i.imgur.com/8XYa7b3l.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/BKnMPUO.jpg
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 08-02-2021, 08:38 PM
Replies: 23,716
Views: 6,239,511
Posted By villainous_frx
Almost done with the break in, then I can really...

Almost done with the break in, then I can really drive the pants off this thing! Or something, not sure :P https://i.imgur.com/Vz1wYg2.jpg
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-24-2021, 11:35 PM
Replies: 23,716
Views: 6,239,511
Posted By soundman98
getting caught up on my to-do list from 2014. ...

getting caught up on my to-do list from 2014.

finally got my dome light built.

the old sprengboard high output light:
https://i.imgur.com/wNANJ0W.jpg

always bothered me that it only lit up...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-16-2021, 01:20 PM
Replies: 23,716
Views: 6,239,511
Pretty sure it's a 430 Scuderia ripoff haha. But...

Pretty sure it's a 430 Scuderia ripoff haha. But I still love it. It's by Dangun Racing. Found it on Amazon Japan and asked Jesse Streeter to import it for me
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-16-2021, 07:36 AM
Replies: 23,716
Views: 6,239,511
new gauge cluster face ...

new gauge cluster face

https://i.postimg.cc/ZnGLcKn5/5260-A09-E-6805-4-DF9-90-C6-029-C87-B98-BD1.jpg
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 07-08-2021, 11:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,232
Posted By Ultramaroon
Would pair nicely with a can of dust-off. No...

Would pair nicely with a can of dust-off. No worries about static. There is no dust in the important parts, the connectors underneath each component. After you've dusted it, pull one of the...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 07-08-2021, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,232
Posted By FR-S2GT86
Dusty Fusebox...... Great porn name.

Dusty Fusebox......

Great porn name.
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 07-08-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,232
Posted By Yoshoobaroo
A clean paint brush and/or compressed air

A clean paint brush and/or compressed air
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-02-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 23,716
Views: 6,239,511
Posted By Wally86
Backtracking just a little... May 29th,...

Backtracking just a little...


May 29th, after 39 years of living on this planet and 22 years of legally driving (26 otherwise), I finally hydroplaned. It was like a weird rollercoaster... and...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-29-2021, 01:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By Ultramaroon
I appreciate your thought process here. You...

I appreciate your thought process here. You clearly understand the mechanics involved and applied it effectively in your diagnosis. It's a rare talent. :cheers:
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-29-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By DarkSunrise
Do you have any stiffer bushings or inserts on...

Do you have any stiffer bushings or inserts on your car? The slight supercharger whine is exactly how I’d describe the sound after putting in the Whiteline positive shift kit (trans bushing insert)....
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-29-2021, 02:08 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By Ultramaroon
Sure thing! It's not normal except it is, sort...

Sure thing! It's not normal except it is, sort of... I'll make a thread about it when I finally get around to doing the work. I have some ideas about what might be causing it but it's all BS until...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-29-2021, 01:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By Ultramaroon
The whine's not from fluid. It's because the...

The whine's not from fluid. It's because the transmission took a whack or many. Probably the input shaft bearing. I've told my story a few times here. Was dіcking around with mine and started...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-28-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By humfrz
Well, allow me to put you in touch with our MT...

Well, allow me to put you in touch with our MT specialist, ol Ultramaroon .

If he replies, keep in mind, it's over 105 degrees F down there and he just may be in one of his cranky moods - :iono:...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-28-2021, 05:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,465
Posted By humfrz
Well now, suppjc, I'd suggest you do an...

Well now, suppjc, I'd suggest you do an experiment. Switch back to the OEM fluid and see how you like it - ;)
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-23-2021, 06:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By Tcoat
In all fairness he does have a 14 not an early...

In all fairness he does have a 14 not an early 13. Although the 14s do have a handful of reported failures and he may not be the "first" he is in a pretty exclusive club.
There are three...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-22-2021, 12:39 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By Dzmitry
As Capt Spaulding said, there can be so much to...

As Capt Spaulding said, there can be so much to consider if you want to dig into it. Skip to the basics - oil weight and a reputable brand. Another thing to consider is GF-6 oil came out fairly...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-22-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By Capt Spaulding
You can wade WAAAYYYY into the weeds with this...

You can wade WAAAYYYY into the weeds with this question looking at kinematic viscosities, shear stability, and a host of other technical detail. Pennzoil Plat is, by every definition I've seen a good...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-17-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By ZDan
Yeah, that's a bigger concern for me than oil...

Yeah, that's a bigger concern for me than oil temps at 270F, which don't bother me at all with good synthetic 30-weight oil. I'm sure you're familiar with this thread:...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 06-16-2021, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,259
Posted By soundman98
that's a rivet. meaning that you need to get a...

that's a rivet. meaning that you need to get a new rivet, remove the entire seat fabric, re-attach, and then reinstall the seat fabric.

talk to a local automotive upholstery shop(they do...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-16-2021, 12:24 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By NoHaveMSG
I run 7500 mile oil change intervals. ...

I run 7500 mile oil change intervals.

Logging I will be using Innovate motorsports MTX gauges linked to an SSI-4 for RPM ref and going to a PL-1 datalogger.
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-16-2021, 12:03 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By NoHaveMSG
I am not particularly fond of that data as I...

I am not particularly fond of that data as I don't see an equal PSI/rpm correlation on my own car. Even running 0-20, I am pretty sure the oil pump cavitates. I build oil pressure till about 5800RPM...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-16-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By RToyo86
I will be doing some tracking this season and...

I will be doing some tracking this season and will be curious to see where maxes out. I hit 265f before backing off multiple times.
A friend who ran the same forester OC on the same track has...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-16-2021, 10:31 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By ZDan
IMO, no. I've tracked mine since a few months...

IMO, no. I've tracked mine since a few months after I bought it, probably put 32 track days on it, currently just over 50k on the odo, never ran an oil cooler. Every session oil temp climbs to just...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-16-2021, 10:08 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By RToyo86
It wasn't much of an issue. Started afterwards...

It wasn't much of an issue. Started afterwards and ran the engine for a minute with some light 3k revs. Turned off and Unscrewed the bleeder valve near the firewall to get air out. Topped off with...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-16-2021, 09:54 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,040
Posted By BrahmaBull1990
Borrowed from here:...

Borrowed from here: https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=91820





How much trouble is bleeding the coolant?
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