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Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-26-2023, 03:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,283
Posted By dave99rt
The pressure drops happen to quickly for someone...

The pressure drops happen to quickly for someone to lift throttle and it matter.

It would happen in a turn. You aren't just going to lift in the middle of a turn when pulling 1.0+ g.

It seems...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 10-10-2023, 12:07 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 141,783
Posted By DocWalt
Whipped up a quick rain tray design and added it...

Whipped up a quick rain tray design and added it to the folders in the link above :)


https://i.postimg.cc/0NPMHvjR/370226027-7465926226767760-2576328562574619968-n.png
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 04-06-2023, 11:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,293
Posted By Luns
Independent washer/wiper control

The wiper/washer controls of cars I've owned seem to have made progressively less sense over the years.

With my '94 Corolla, pulling the stalk will run the washer (just the washer, only the...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-17-2022, 05:31 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 113,599
Posted By DIY
Some more work on the firewall replacement today....

Some more work on the firewall replacement today. I have now finished cutting and bending all the sheet metal so now it's just a matter of welding it all in place.
...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 07-14-2022, 11:03 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 113,599
Posted By DIY
Just a small update for you guys. I have...

Just a small update for you guys.

I have mocked up the replacement firewall using cardboard templates. Removed the engine and now I am busy transferring those templates over to sheet metal to be...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 05-01-2022, 06:15 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 113,599
Posted By DIY
Some small updates for you guys. I've been...

Some small updates for you guys. I've been working on the oil and fuel tanks and getting them mounted in the car.

The dry sump oil tank is just an off the shelf item I imported from the UK. I did...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 03-07-2022, 04:06 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 113,599
Posted By DIY
A bit of an update on some of the smaller jobs...

A bit of an update on some of the smaller jobs I've been doing.

I have replaced all the rod end spacers in the suspension with a much better design that now fits perfectly between the mounting...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 05-03-2021, 08:25 AM
Replies: 403
Views: 113,599
Posted By DIY
The transmission mount is now finished so the...

The transmission mount is now finished so the engine and trans are 100% in the chassis.

Here is what it took to finish it off.

Start by cutting out some 5mm thick flat bar and drilling a hole...
Forum: Software Tuning 03-29-2021, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,064
Posted By Compelica
Getting the ECU to quickly learn idle stability after a reflash

Figured that it would be applicable to post this here in the Software Tuning section as we deal with these issues more often.

After a reflash the ECU takes some time to relearn fuel trims, and...
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-24-2020, 04:19 PM
Replies: 1,305
Views: 328,104
Posted By DustinS
Well I haven't been on in way too long. Lots has...

Well I haven't been on in way too long. Lots has happened. Tore down the LS and eventually sold it and have gone head first into the 2jz swap. Building the engine myself this time so I only have...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-26-2020, 12:06 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 43,317
Posted By N_Raged
https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showpost.php?p=329...

https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showpost.php?p=3293911&postcount=3
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-25-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 43,317
Posted By T-Steve
Agreed. I bypassed the throttle body on my '14...

Agreed. I bypassed the throttle body on my '14 about four years ago and have had no problems in temperatures as low as 0 F.

(Incidentally I did the same mod to my Forester as well with no...
Forum: Engine Swaps 05-25-2020, 12:21 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 89,929
Posted By Clash0901
You may very well be right, but this car will...

You may very well be right, but this car will rarely see miles put on it so I don't imagine it fading quickly. Plus I looked it over and it really looks nice. And it was recommended to me by a friend...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 05-24-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 43,317
Posted By 86TOYO2k17
Itís only purpose is to warm up the TB when itís...

Itís only purpose is to warm up the TB when itís below freezing and you park outside. Otherwise the 190f+ coolant will heat soak the TB, a lot of people just delete it from the loop. It isnít going...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-11-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,995
Posted By humfrz
Hmmm......good thought, I hadn't thought about...

Hmmm......good thought, I hadn't thought about the air bag - :iono:

"Saddle soap" is a cleaner/conditioner that used to be used on leather products like boots and saddles. Saddle is to a horse as...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-11-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,995
Posted By humfrz
Well, you might try some silicone spray. ...

Well, you might try some silicone spray. However, the soapy water might disperse a bit further. - :iono:

Bubba also suggests injecting saddle soap - get it, "saddle" soap - :D
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-11-2020, 12:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,995
Posted By humfrz
Bubba says to mix up a soapy water solution, fill...

Bubba says to mix up a soapy water solution, fill up a syringe and inject the soapy water into the seat where it is squeaking and work it in.

humfrz for Bubba
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 03-02-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 5,332
Posted By caballo_glue
DIY Plug & Play Strobing Third Tail Light For Cheap

This is my first DIY How To on this forum so please forgive any annoying formatting issues.

DISCLAIMER: I claim no responsibility for breaking anything. This is what I did and it worked for me. I...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 01-26-2020, 02:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,680
Posted By EndlessAzure
They should look like this one ...

They should look like this one
https://www.easternbeaver.com/Main/Elec__Products/Connectors/TS090/ts090.html


Here's an image from the light on my car. Notice that the keying is on the left...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-22-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 396,807
Posted By ML
Just wanted to share some work I did with the...

Just wanted to share some work I did with the center console to save some weight.

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Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 01-16-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,680
Posted By EndlessAzure
Sumitomo/Yazaki 090 II Series, Unsealed, Two pin ...

Sumitomo/Yazaki 090 II Series, Unsealed, Two pin

I believe the one on the car is keyed. You'll have to find one that has matching key orientation or grind the keying notch off
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 01-15-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,680
Posted By tarzan_nojane
The small blade connectors (both male and...

The small blade connectors (both male and female), are standard pieces available at the local electronics shop. Was able to leave the factory wiring untouched and add the appropriate connectors to...
Forum: Software Tuning 12-12-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 10,004
Posted By tomm.brz
Yes if you disconnect battery for a while, ecu...

Yes if you disconnect battery for a while, ecu kind of reset and vvt will take longer to activate
The hotter engine oil is, the shorter it takes

Even if you just reset DTC will do the same
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-14-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,941
Posted By norcalpb
This ended up being the pillow ball bearing in my...

This ended up being the pillow ball bearing in my camber plates.

The main bearing was smacking against its races whenever I would hit any kind of bump.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 09-01-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 92,073
Posted By ermax
I updated the original post to include a link to...

I updated the original post to include a link to the OEM coupler. Toyota doesnít sell this as an individual part for our car but luckily they have other cars which use the exact same coupler so we...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-20-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 66,421
Posted By ermax
Electric Power Steering (EPS) noisy

HRTROB is our savior! It freaking worked. Itís a 100% fix. Itís like a whole new car now. Man I canít thank Rob enough for discovering that this Hyundai coupler is nearly a perfect fit. Just like Rob...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-17-2019, 11:49 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 66,421
Posted By ermax
Yeah I figured you wouldn’t be in a rush to put...

Yeah I figured you wouldn’t be in a rush to put your original EPS back in the car seeing how your used replacement fixed your noise. I just placed an order for this rubber part. It should be here...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-16-2019, 01:52 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 66,421
Posted By HRTROB
I just got the Hyundai bushing today. Itís a...

I just got the Hyundai bushing today. Itís a perfect fit on the joints but there is some trimming that still needs to be done. The worm side of the joint has a protruding area in the center and...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 02-16-2019, 01:19 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 66,421
Posted By ermax
Electric Power Steering (EPS) noisy

Making progress. When you pop this cap off it looks exactly like the other Toyota EPS units. My first experiment was to cut a wedge out of wood and then drive it up in there between the bearing and...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 02-15-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 66,421
Posted By ermax
Is this the rubber you are referring to? ...

Is this the rubber you are referring to?
https://i.imgur.com/E8SYUoF.png

I found a video talking about this problem on the Corolla. Unfortunately it's in Russian and doesn't translate well. From...
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