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Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-20-2024, 10:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By azndavepgh
The JDM STI muffler might be a good fit for you....

The JDM STI muffler might be a good fit for you. It's basically a better sounding version of the stock muffler. Certainly not cheap, but good build quality.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-15-2024, 06:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,835
Posted By OldBiker
Oil Pressure Drop

Latest from 900BRZ:

https://youtu.be/Pvgg7dl-I5I?si=1-mmE6sFwRsn3CWC

Yeah!! So the best solution: large capacity oil plan + integrated baffle. Excellent video to go along with it, explaining...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-14-2024, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By diga
I have the HKS Spec L from the 1st gen on my 22...

I have the HKS Spec L from the 1st gen on my 22 BRZ - it has some freeway drone but otherwise nice deep tone, relatively mellow cold start. I'm on the fence about whether or not the freeway drone is...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-07-2024, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 295,265
Posted By DocWalt
I have exactly 400 autocross runs on the car and...

I have exactly 400 autocross runs on the car and ~18k miles haha
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-05-2024, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By cmiovino
Full disclosure, I do have a leak where the...

Full disclosure, I do have a leak where the mid-pipe connects to the OEM front pipe. I can't blame Borla though - I blame myself and the polyurethane hangers I bought after I had it installed and...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-05-2024, 09:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By cmiovino
I'm 36 and generally like exhausts that have some...

I'm 36 and generally like exhausts that have some grunt and good tone, but hate rasp and high volume levels.

I went with the Borla Type-S and haven't looked back. Personally I don't think the...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-04-2024, 11:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By x808drifter
Q300 is a cat-back. So is the Type S. Do you...

Q300 is a cat-back. So is the Type S.
Do you even know the difference between a cat-back and an axle-back?

Nameles w/ 5" mufflers. No drone.
Deeper sounding than stock.
Even quieter than...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-04-2024, 11:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By bababooey
Works motorsport did have a jeckel & hyde exhaust...

Works motorsport did have a jeckel & hyde exhaust that used an automatic valve, i think it opened @ like 4500to5k rpm. But that was first gen. Im still in a 1st so havent really researched...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-03-2024, 10:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By AK2112
You mostly drive at a drone-y, un-fun speed and...

You mostly drive at a drone-y, un-fun speed and don't want to be heard nor have the interior of the car filled with sound...

Brother, you want to keep the exhaust stock.

Maybe waste some money...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-03-2024, 09:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By timurrrr
I'm in the same boat, although I'd pick a 4500...

I'm in the same boat, although I'd pick a 4500 rpm threshold instead.

Personally I'd prefer to keep the cold start tame when I leave to the track / autox at 6am in the morning. Keeping the garage...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-03-2024, 09:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By alphasaur
HKS spec L might be what you're looking for

HKS spec L might be what you're looking for
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-03-2024, 08:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,693
Posted By OldBiker
I have done quite a few things in life where the...

I have done quite a few things in life where the conclusion after a few months was "why the hell did I do that?". May I suggest you learn from my mistakes and leave your muffler alone... Your...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 02-02-2024, 02:59 AM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 295,265
Posted By alex87f
Hope the car still has its passenger floorboard.

Hope the car still has its passenger floorboard.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-06-2024, 01:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 16,392
Posted By nextcar
I geared my Gen1 @ 4.56 and really liked it......

I geared my Gen1 @ 4.56 and really liked it... the only negatives IMO were:

1) On bigger tracks like the Riverside NASCAR roval top speed suffered in the long straight and high banked turn. I...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 01-02-2024, 09:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By Flarpswitch
Was this a hit and run deal and you are left...

Was this a hit and run deal and you are left holding the bag? Is the $2,200 your out of pocket expense? Why?

Does the car have a Subaru Added Security extended warranty? Your options are to offer...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-18-2023, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By jflogerzi
try vroom, carvana, shift. See what each will...

try vroom, carvana, shift. See what each will give you go that route. Screw private sellers. And honestly I would never buy a car that's been any accident and drive it on the road. Track car...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-15-2023, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By OkieSnuffBox
I would check with the dealer and see if they...

I would check with the dealer and see if they will make you a better deal on a new Forester since you're bringing a trade to the table. I typically don't mess with trying to sell cars privately...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-12-2023, 10:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By OND
Another vote give Carvana a try. I dont know how...

Another vote give Carvana a try. I dont know how much their algo weights a clean history, but it gave me an insane offer for my '19 GLI when I was looking to get the BRZ earlier this year and it...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-11-2023, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By Desertnate
I would also get a quote from Carmax or Carvana. ...

I would also get a quote from Carmax or Carvana. From there look at all three options, trade/sell/private sale, and see which works out the best.

Does SC give you sales tax credit if you trade in...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-11-2023, 03:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By OldBiker
The dealer will buy from you, make a good profit,...

The dealer will buy from you, make a good profit, and sell it on. So yes, they want to make about 5K on the car... has to pay for their building, overhead, etc. Much better off to sell it yourself....
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-10-2023, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,471
Posted By Ernest72
Yes sell privately. Don’t give to a stealership. ...

Yes sell privately. Don’t give to a stealership. It might take longer and the accident does not help. Good luck.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 12-03-2023, 09:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,616
Posted By JD001
https://youtu.be/duXmzxogBzM

https://youtu.be/duXmzxogBzM
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 11-30-2023, 02:47 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 295,265
Posted By eyeballs
+44. Current commute is 3.2mi one way. Tried a...

+44. Current commute is 3.2mi one way. Tried a slightly longer route today, but it ended up taking even less time due to lack of traffic lights. New location means an even shorter drive now. Barely...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 11-30-2023, 02:26 PM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 295,265
Posted By OkieSnuffBox
September of last year for my '23. Haven't...

September of last year for my '23. Haven't crossed 3k miles yet.

But my commute is just walking from the bedroom to the other side of the house.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 11-30-2023, 02:24 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,973
Posted By OkieSnuffBox
The VR actually sounds good, to me at least. ...

The VR actually sounds good, to me at least.

A bunch of cheapasses have ruined it by running unresonated, no muffler exhausts.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 11-30-2023, 10:37 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,973
Posted By LancePower
Did somebody say Rusty Trombone??

Did somebody say Rusty Trombone??
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 11-27-2023, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1,512
Views: 295,265
Posted By Desertnate
I daily mine year-round and autocross it and at...

I daily mine year-round and autocross it and at 22 months am only at 15,600-ish.

Not sure how I'd put miles on it any faster. Any driving destinations worth the effort are at least a day away,...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 11-20-2023, 02:15 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 7,935
Posted By OkieSnuffBox
I'd be hesitant to buy a $30k car with only a...

I'd be hesitant to buy a $30k car with only a part-time job.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-03-2023, 05:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,924
Posted By ZDan
Blackstone provides commentary on whether wear...

Blackstone provides commentary on whether wear metals are normal or excessive.

I don't expect results to be absolutely predictive of engine durability while tracking. It's just an indicator. I...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-03-2023, 12:23 AM
Replies: 146
Views: 41,994
Posted By Sport-Tech
Thanks for that. Newbie question: what is...

Thanks for that. Newbie question: what is considered the safe "floor" for the oil pressure to drop to for a second or two?
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