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Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Today, 02:27 AM
Replies: 1
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Posted By CSG Mike
Depends on your setup and preference. There is...

Depends on your setup and preference. There is no universal one best, just how your tune is customized to your setup.

Use a pyrometer. You're welcome to borrow mine as long as you don't damage...
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 09:33 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 184
Posted By CSG Mike
go fix your boost by gear. Or invest in tcs.

go fix your boost by gear.

Or invest in tcs.
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 184
Posted By CSG Mike
I mean, I would hope someone with a 2J swap is...

I mean, I would hope someone with a 2J swap is smart enough to slow down in the wet!
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 07:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 184
Posted By CSG Mike
Also, boost by gear.

Also, boost by gear.
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 07:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 184
Posted By CSG Mike
Mickeys

Mickeys
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Yesterday, 07:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 192
Posted By CSG Mike
In most scenarios, yes. 245 on 8" + E85 will...

In most scenarios, yes.

245 on 8" + E85 will almost universally be faster than 245 on 9" + gasline.
Forum: Southern California Yesterday, 06:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 68
Posted By CSG Mike
This is key! :bow:

This is key! :bow:
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Yesterday, 06:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 192
Posted By CSG Mike
You can always run the 245 on a 8" if you like,...

You can always run the 245 on a 8" if you like, and run E85.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission Yesterday, 05:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,285
Posted By CSG Mike
There's now a single disc CSG clutch, that...

There's now a single disc CSG clutch, that includes an upgraded throwout bearing (significantly larger than stock) and shift fork.
...
Forum: Engine Swaps Yesterday, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 184
Posted By CSG Mike
You just need better tires

You just need better tires
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 331
Posted By CSG Mike
2017+ performance package. Add camber...

2017+ performance package.

Add camber modification, oil cooler, race pads, good fluids, and you're ready to go with zero other work, and relatively low maintenance.

Modify to taste later, if...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-20-2021, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4,019
Views: 815,486
Posted By CSG Mike
What it sounds like you need is stickier tires. ...

What it sounds like you need is stickier tires.

The diff would certainly help make the rear more predictable, but if you're really pushing the car, the rear will step out whether its a 1st gear...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-20-2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 344
Posted By CSG Mike
reset your dampers to the EXACT specs provided by...

reset your dampers to the EXACT specs provided by Tein.

Rebuild the dampers if theyre old.
Forum: Software Tuning 01-20-2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By CSG Mike
Zach would be working off of CSG base maps; you...

Zach would be working off of CSG base maps; you don't need to send him anything.

You'd effectively be tuning from scratch, but you'd also be gaining everything that has been integrated into the...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-19-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 336
Posted By CSG Mike
I've seen many, MANY IP coil packs get used by...

I've seen many, MANY IP coil packs get used by folks tired of OEM coil packs going bad at the track. Have yet to see an IP coil pack bite the dust.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-19-2021, 03:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 336
Posted By CSG Mike
There's 2 versions, one for each harness. No...

There's 2 versions, one for each harness. No need to fear :)
Forum: Forced Induction 01-18-2021, 08:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By CSG Mike
It's not a matter of if, but when. Don't...

It's not a matter of if, but when. Don't hesitate to purchase a kit.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 01-16-2021, 02:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 259
Posted By CSG Mike
Why would this be a warranty issue when the...

Why would this be a warranty issue when the problem originates from your accident?

Have your insurance cover the replacement. This isn't a manufacturing defect/warranty issue.

Tein USA will...
Forum: Forced Induction 01-16-2021, 02:29 AM
Replies: 4,021
Views: 941,992
Posted By CSG Mike
I use 5W30 Motul 300V in my turbocharged brz. My...

I use 5W30 Motul 300V in my turbocharged brz. My turbo is oil cooled (not water cooled like most kits: jdl, ptuning etc.).

Cooling the oil is far more important than the weight you choose.

I...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 01-16-2021, 02:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 651
Posted By CSG Mike
I did some digging and I'm told your header is...

I did some digging and I'm told your header is (and has been) at ceramic.

Between the holidays and a massive covid spike in the states, everything is slow. :(
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-15-2021, 07:19 PM
Replies: 415
Views: 272,154
Posted By CSG Mike
You won't be able to "turn on track mode",...

You won't be able to "turn on track mode", because the pedal dance overrides it. Once you're pedal danced, your track/tcs/vsc buttons should do nothing until you turn the car off and then back on.
...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-15-2021, 02:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 309
Posted By CSG Mike
It'll depend on your chosen wheel. You're...

It'll depend on your chosen wheel.

You're gonna need a very low offset, which I don't recommend.
Forum: Forced Induction 01-14-2021, 02:10 AM
Replies: 4,021
Views: 941,992
Posted By CSG Mike
I put on enough miles where time hasn't ever been...

I put on enough miles where time hasn't ever been a concern for me.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 01-13-2021, 04:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 995
Posted By CSG Mike
Yes, yes you would.

Yes, yes you would.
Forum: Forced Induction 01-12-2021, 06:10 PM
Replies: 4,021
Views: 941,992
Posted By CSG Mike
300V is readily available via CSG. Literally a...

300V is readily available via CSG. Literally a matter of submit an order, and get a box a few days later (or overnight if you choose to rush it).

The more important part, IMO, is making sure your...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-11-2021, 07:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By CSG Mike
You want the Solo 2 DL, not the Solo. The DL...

You want the Solo 2 DL, not the Solo.

The DL will get you chassis data, including your inputs to the car, so you can precisely see what you are doing.

PM me to order.
Forum: Forced Induction 01-09-2021, 01:09 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,359
Posted By CSG Mike
I wouldn't say heat is the direct cause of the...

I wouldn't say heat is the direct cause of the failures, but it's certainly a contributing factor.

Even after long highway drives (4+ hours), the trans doesn't feel the same, but feels normal...
Forum: Forced Induction 01-08-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,359
Posted By CSG Mike
I have both. Nothing out of the ordinary.

I have both. Nothing out of the ordinary.
Forum: Forced Induction 01-08-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,359
Posted By CSG Mike
I've had pretty much all the common ones. -...

I've had pretty much all the common ones.

- 3/4 shaft dead
- input shaft failure (most common for me)
- 3/4 fork bent (and subsequently stuck in gear)
- 3rd gear teeth broken
- 4th gear teeth...
Forum: Forced Induction 01-08-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,359
Posted By CSG Mike
My last transmission failed on the 27th of...

My last transmission failed on the 27th of december, 2020, on the 1st lap of the 2nd session of the day on a rather cold day!

I'd correlate the typical transmission failure more to tire grip and...
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