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Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 11-12-2022, 11:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 555
Posted By e_lunatic
I had an issue with the dealer who totally...

I had an issue with the dealer who totally screwed up my studs and i ended up breaking 2 off before taking it back to the dealer to have them replaced.


the ARP lugs are great but if you want to...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 10-30-2022, 02:24 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 13,916
Posted By e_lunatic
I use Lucas Oil for trans and diff. We used it in...

I use Lucas Oil for trans and diff. We used it in the drift cars for a long time and its been perfect in my personal car as well. +1 for being able to find it at your local parts store as well.

...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-21-2022, 12:23 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,115
Posted By e_lunatic
The Exedy OEM clutch kit i got comes with the...

The Exedy OEM clutch kit i got comes with the updated TOB. I would think most of them would come with the good one now but best to check.


When I had clutch replaced I was on a time crunch and...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 10-20-2022, 03:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 806
Posted By e_lunatic
This. I've had my detail guy clean my engine...

This.
I've had my detail guy clean my engine bay for years and i just tell them not to get up close and personal with the pressure washer. zero issues
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 10-15-2022, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 221
Posted By e_lunatic
I also have zero evidence to back anything up but...

I also have zero evidence to back anything up but given that it wouldn't make sense for Toyota to give you the wrong coolant (other than the person working their to just botch the transaction) it...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-15-2022, 01:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 235
Posted By e_lunatic
Rear End Plates

I don't know if anyone else has had issues with the "rear end plates" that are in front of the rear wheels but one of mine has already fallen off and the driver side one needs to be flipped down...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 08-18-2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,957
Posted By e_lunatic
i also bough hockey pucks (didnt split mine...

i also bough hockey pucks (didnt split mine though) after i actually made contact with the car on the arm of the lift and bent the underside bodywork right behind my passenger front wheel:cry:

...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-11-2022, 07:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,425
Posted By e_lunatic
i feel like if your shocks were that worn out you...

i feel like if your shocks were that worn out you would notice in other ways.
just throwing it out there, is it possible that this is in your head and you're so focused on it that you're noticing...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-08-2022, 12:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 743
Posted By e_lunatic
I've been really happy with my Hawk HPS's. very...

I've been really happy with my Hawk HPS's. very good stopping power, good in the cold and wet.
They do create much more brake dust than stock obviously which means the wheels need cleaned pretty...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 08-04-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 958
Posted By e_lunatic
i bought my 2015 brand new and its got just over...

i bought my 2015 brand new and its got just over 70k miles on it now. I didnt keep any records as i have zero plans to sell it and nothings changed. Its a great car. Just basic maintenance for the...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 07-20-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,256
Posted By e_lunatic
Rain-X also makes an anti fog treatment that goes...

Rain-X also makes an anti fog treatment that goes on the inside of your windshield. Used it for year on the race cars without issue and i actually use it on the inside lens of my safety glasses to...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 07-20-2022, 12:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 858
Posted By e_lunatic
working on drift and race cars for a long time...

working on drift and race cars for a long time i've done a lot of brake bleeding and every team i've been a part of always stuck to the starting from the furthest caliper first and then moving...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-20-2022, 12:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,438
Posted By e_lunatic
does the new gen not have an OFT tune option?

does the new gen not have an OFT tune option?
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 07-19-2022, 09:36 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,555
Posted By e_lunatic
one move across the country was enough lol

one move across the country was enough lol
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 07-16-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 7,555
Posted By e_lunatic
I haven't been able to find a mobile detailer...

I haven't been able to find a mobile detailer that works for me yet at my new location. i did have one guy who did it after we moved here since the car was filthy but since then have been using the...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 07-16-2022, 12:49 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 43,364
Posted By e_lunatic
I've never been able to get any of the magnet...

I've never been able to get any of the magnet mounts to work and the sticky side always seems to come undone as well. this looks perfect! going to get the dash mount and the phone carrier
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 07-15-2022, 06:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,931
Posted By e_lunatic
I think a lot of people feel "summer tires" are...

I think a lot of people feel "summer tires" are like slicks and hitting a small puddle will spin off the road into another dimension
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 07-14-2022, 01:34 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,425
Posted By e_lunatic
is the traction control kicking in while this is...

is the traction control kicking in while this is happening?
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-13-2022, 11:50 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 16,983
Posted By e_lunatic
Confirmed. Had my TOB and clutch replaced and the...

Confirmed. Had my TOB and clutch replaced and the Exedy kit comes with the updated TOB
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 07-13-2022, 11:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,425
Posted By e_lunatic
I agree with Tcoat thats what it sounds like to...

I agree with Tcoat thats what it sounds like to me as well.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 07-12-2022, 05:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,931
Posted By e_lunatic
Falken Azenis 615K+ I've run these for 4 years...

Falken Azenis 615K+
I've run these for 4 years and I love them. They actually perform much better in the rain than i thought they would and they aren't bad on wear.
Forum: Software Tuning 07-12-2022, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,326
Posted By e_lunatic
isn't the "cold start" only about a minute...

isn't the "cold start" only about a minute anyway? or does it need to reach a certain temp before going to a normal run type?
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-04-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,389
Posted By e_lunatic
the brake fluid, trans and diff fluid, air...

the brake fluid, trans and diff fluid, air filters, ect aren't hard and fast need to be replaced based on intervals. those can typically be changed once they are "dirty" or if they are low on fluid....
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-29-2022, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 863
Posted By e_lunatic
i wasn't a fan of the primacys. yes they break...

i wasn't a fan of the primacys. yes they break loose easier but i found them to be unpredictable while sliding.
i upgraded to Falken Azenis 615k+ and love them. now the car doesn't have the power to...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-29-2022, 01:26 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,837
Posted By e_lunatic
how prominent are the "crackles" on the touring?...

how prominent are the "crackles" on the touring? I've seen a few of the videos from guys running it and one guy said it was too much and 2 other videos didn't even mention it and seemed to not even...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-29-2022, 01:18 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,136
Posted By e_lunatic
the car is slower than most sports cars for sure....

the car is slower than most sports cars for sure. it was never meant to be a drag racer, it's a momentum canyon carver.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 06-28-2022, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 234
Posted By e_lunatic
will be interested in this thread as I have a...

will be interested in this thread as I have a gruppe-s UEL catless header and would like to upgrade the catback.

The reason you see so many different reviews on the catback is that A) peoples...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-23-2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 35,509
Posted By e_lunatic
replaced the door stops and it's a lot better....

replaced the door stops and it's a lot better. the ones i took off the car were greased but the new ones were dry. do these really need to be greased? if so i would guess just any grease will do?
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-18-2022, 01:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,059
Posted By e_lunatic
i would recommend getting a bag with a zipper...

i would recommend getting a bag with a zipper from your local tool supply store and building your own kit, especially if room is a factor.
in the bag get a couple screwdrivers, a 3/8 ratchet, a...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-18-2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,148
Posted By e_lunatic
the dealership is highly likely to mess up more...

the dealership is highly likely to mess up more studs moving forward. I wouldn't take it back to them and just do the rotation yourself if at all possible using the processes that some of us went...
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