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Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-27-2022, 11:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 628
Posted By churchx
Hmm .. are you boosted? Or do you run thick wheel...

Hmm .. are you boosted? Or do you run thick wheel spacers? Or maybe you have lowered car a lot? If later, i'd consider some diff riser kit to reduce back CV joint angle / reduce load & wear on it.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-27-2022, 10:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 396
Posted By churchx
Depends. If one is ok with extensive dusting and...

Depends. If one is ok with extensive dusting and higher wear of expensive pads & rotors, then CSG C1 was good both on track & street. It braked consistently good at both uses, and didn't squeal. Just...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 09-26-2022, 04:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 396
Posted By churchx
In addition to switch to track brake pads do also...

In addition to switch to track brake pads do also change brake fluid to one of higher boiling temps.
If car is completely stock, consider in future changing alignment to more track oriented with...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 09-04-2022, 08:32 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 676
Posted By churchx
Big thanks for part list & notes. Will be very...

Big thanks for part list & notes. Will be very helpful to me wanting same functionality.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 09-04-2022, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 215
Posted By churchx
I wonder if it's not the case of same part used...

I wonder if it's not the case of same part used on both EUDM & USDM, but due specifics of toyobaru logistics system cost of some part might be much higher on EU side of pond. At least i met that...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 09-04-2022, 08:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 263
Posted By churchx
Front beering humming volume should change if...

Front beering humming volume should change if turning or driving straight, and yes, relatively simple change. If humming noise is constant, yes, possible rear one. With that there might be some...
Forum: Software Tuning 09-04-2022, 08:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By churchx
Hmm .. maybe do opposite, read it out, and then...

Hmm .. maybe do opposite, read it out, and then compare checksums with images of 5 you have?
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-10-2022, 08:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By churchx
Looks superb. But i'd still think of adding some...

Looks superb. But i'd still think of adding some leather dust boot, though obviously now of smaller size.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 08-10-2022, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 715
Posted By churchx
At one point i wanted to avoid pad swap pre/post...

At one point i wanted to avoid pad swap pre/post trackday and wanted some that do acceptable at both, even if it costs more, so back then i thought that C1 would be "it", "the holy grail", but after...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-07-2022, 09:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 676
Posted By churchx
Cannot arrange someone to disassemble it? Hardly...

Cannot arrange someone to disassemble it? Hardly seats themselves that make up the bulk size & weight of shipment are needed?
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-06-2022, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 414
Posted By churchx
Neat idea .. but imho half-done. If you gave up...

Neat idea .. but imho half-done. If you gave up on having flat floor, i'd think of getting rid of foam bits alltogether, just trim to protect paint with something carpetish directly on metal. That...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 08-06-2022, 11:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 676
Posted By churchx
Please, do post all that was needed to retrofit...

Please, do post all that was needed to retrofit those straps. I often found myself wishing them, when i tried to put something oversized in boot .. and only then seeing that i need to lower seats,...
Forum: Software Tuning 08-05-2022, 10:40 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,160
Posted By churchx
Correct me if i'm wrong - while steve99 indeed...

Correct me if i'm wrong - while steve99 indeed offered custom tuning for money (outside forum), he didn't use this forum to actively advertise his services, which supposed sponsors should need that...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 07-23-2022, 07:13 PM
Replies: 140
Views: 201,458
Posted By churchx
By my experience rears on average see half the...

By my experience rears on average see half the wear the fronts. But still, i wouldn't do staggered pad choice front-rear unless i did lot of research/testing and my non-standard aero downforce setup...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-18-2022, 05:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 518
Posted By churchx
except not just exhaust nose, also extra rattles...

except not just exhaust nose, also extra rattles and tires/road noise
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-28-2022, 11:32 PM
Replies: 240
Views: 105,322
Posted By churchx
Obviously. Kind of trolled a bit :)

Obviously. Kind of trolled a bit :)
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-28-2022, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 380
Posted By churchx
Might be that you accidentally bent tin guard and...

Might be that you accidentally bent tin guard and now it's screeching?
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-28-2022, 10:21 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 105,322
Posted By churchx
Just install 4 sensors :D

Just install 4 sensors :D
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-28-2022, 10:17 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 6,057
Posted By churchx
Now at this price they still seem viable option....

Now at this price they still seem viable option. Slight con - if from themselves, no ceramic coating option.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-20-2022, 10:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 200
Posted By churchx
Or .. sensor was damaged during installation.

Or .. sensor was damaged during installation.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 06-19-2022, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,512
Posted By churchx
New they probably cost too much. Not sure if...

New they probably cost too much. Not sure if number of 2022 cars in breakeryards is high enough to source them cheaper. But if paying new-oe prices, then i'd probably go for some reclining recaros or...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-19-2022, 08:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 680
Posted By churchx
Or rather after installing coilovers you did...

Or rather after installing coilovers you did alignment, which possibly fixed some issues in stock alignment (which has imho too wide "passing" ranges). Overall for most twins owners stock alignment...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-19-2022, 08:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,825
Posted By churchx
Stock. Depending on generation of car they may...

Stock. Depending on generation of car they may differ though IIRC. OEM mudguards look like that, aftermarket are like flaps in rally cars.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-18-2022, 06:35 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 996
Posted By churchx
Remember prior tightening to clean threads, then...

Remember prior tightening to clean threads, then do first turns by hand to prevent crossthreading, never use power tools for complete tightening (and always request for tire shop or whomever else may...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-17-2022, 06:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 23,781
Posted By churchx
I just quickly searched through my notes .. maybe...

I just quickly searched through my notes .. maybe missed some others too. There is no excuse to this crime! :)
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-16-2022, 06:49 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 23,781
Posted By churchx
oinojo MR501VT 15x7+48...

oinojo

MR501VT 15x7+48 (https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showpost.php?p=3353090&postcount=660)
Team Dynamic Rally1 wheels 15x6 +25...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-09-2022, 02:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By churchx
Then maybe some surge tank setup?

Then maybe some surge tank setup?
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-09-2022, 07:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By churchx
Imho some mechanical means to solve the issue,...

Imho some mechanical means to solve the issue, eg. some baffles/plates to reduce chance of fuel starvation (IIRC in left-hand turns) for fuel pump, just enough to last for fuel for one long curve...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 06-07-2022, 05:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 835
Posted By churchx
Hmm .. imho very good idea & well executed. And...

Hmm .. imho very good idea & well executed. And custom-cut mesh really can accommodate any type of exhaust, and to me seems that result will look better then stock bumper with exhaust hole cover on...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-06-2022, 02:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,707
Posted By churchx
It might be also some factors coinciding in same...

It might be also some factors coinciding in same time frame. For example - maybe after tire switch he also switched to better quality fuel? Or did yearly maintenance and had fresh oil/new airfilter...
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