follow ft86club on our blog, twitter or facebook.
FT86CLUB
Ft86Club
Delicious Tuning
Register Garage Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   Toyota GR86, 86, FR-S and Subaru BRZ Forum & Owners Community - FT86CLUB > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 30 of 500
Search took 0.22 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Tcoat
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 11:52 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
You have a point (I think I even said it is 2022...

You have a point (I think I even said it is 2022 someplace)

According to the internet a whole pile of cars that are distinctly NOT sports cars by anybody here's definition now identify as such!
...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 11:44 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
LOL so it is both? That really messes things up!

LOL so it is both? That really messes things up!
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics Yesterday, 11:42 AM
Replies: 305
Views: 19,789
Posted By Tcoat
Many people do. It isn't that is a myth. There...

Many people do. It isn't that is a myth. There has been much debate. The only law we have is that all prices listed for each car must be the same. Can't say "It's $25,000" in an ad and then when you...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 10:01 AM
Replies: 785
Views: 94,486
Posted By Tcoat
There were some yes. Is it rampant or common? No....

There were some yes. Is it rampant or common? No.

I also notice that the majority of these sort of comparisons are against 13s. There were so many incremental improvements over the run that even...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics Yesterday, 09:38 AM
Replies: 19,613
Views: 8,164,745
Posted By Tcoat
https://variety.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/u2_...

https://variety.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/u2_helena_christensen_rio_2017-1-e1599719316927.jpg
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum Yesterday, 08:13 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 30,651
Posted By Tcoat
Rust 2014 FRS Lower body is treated and even...

Rust 2014 FRS
Lower body is treated and even chips only really get surface rust.

Front fender chip/ding after 230,000kms/6 years winter driven. Little surface rust no spread or bubbling. The...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics Yesterday, 07:00 AM
Replies: 305
Views: 19,789
Posted By Tcoat
The Canadian dealer network also seems to be much...

The Canadian dealer network also seems to be much better at trading cars between locations than the US one. Even on the high demand cars. This is how my dealer in London managed to snag the last MT...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 06:52 AM
Replies: 378
Views: 43,338
Posted By Tcoat
Exactly. The 90 day stipulation was what I...

Exactly.
The 90 day stipulation was what I insisted on since the cars were at the end of their production run and if they could not get me the Hakone within that period I was going to go with a BRZ...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics Yesterday, 05:33 AM
Replies: 19,613
Views: 8,164,745
Posted By Tcoat
OH FFS

OH FFS
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics Yesterday, 05:32 AM
Replies: 19,613
Views: 8,164,745
Posted By Tcoat
You obviously never drove a convertible. A one...

You obviously never drove a convertible.
A one time soaking from some nice clean rain that doesn't sit for a long period is not an is not an issue.
It is a car not a Mogwai.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 09-22-2022, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 143
Posted By Tcoat
Yep. I had good luck with the $70 eBay rear...

Yep. I had good luck with the $70 eBay rear diffuser I put on the FRS. It was a total pain to get to fit right but once I did it served as a snowplow for half the year and took it like a champ.
...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 07:35 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 43,338
Posted By Tcoat
My dealer will not order any 86 without an...

My dealer will not order any 86 without an agreement and a non refundable (as per the conditions above) deposit. The owner despises the 86 and has since the early FRS days. He said he was stuck with...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 07:08 PM
Replies: 378
Views: 43,338
Posted By Tcoat
I had a written agreement that said the deposit...

I had a written agreement that said the deposit was refundable if they did not have a firm order with a VIN within 3 months. Once they had a VIN or the car was in transit the deposit became...
Forum: Canada Classifieds 09-22-2022, 04:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By Tcoat
Judging by the fact that they have not logged in...

Judging by the fact that they have not logged in since three days after posting this and that was almost 2 years ago I think it is safe to say they will not respond.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2022, 02:57 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,687
Posted By Tcoat
I prefer things that way! ...

I prefer things that way!
https://c.tenor.com/36cWL8RirpEAAAAC/george-nap-desk-nap.gif
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 09-22-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 822
Posted By Tcoat
And for some the street cred while parked in a...

And for some the street cred while parked in a Walmart lot with a bunch of lowered widebody but mechanically stock cars!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 02:49 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
Agree on all points Maybe I was not clear in...

Agree on all points
Maybe I was not clear in saying (about 20 times) that I was looking at the terms in a past reference.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2022, 02:25 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,687
Posted By Tcoat
Well then it is a good enough investment.

Well then it is a good enough investment.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2022, 02:21 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,687
Posted By Tcoat
But are you staying there is the question. Going...

But are you staying there is the question. Going FF and then coming back here would be disappointing at best.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 02:18 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
I should have known better than to question the...

I should have known better than to question the classification of cars in 2022 using a standard from 30 years ago! The classes have been so watered down and crossed over that you can tack pretty much...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 12:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
EXACTLY!

EXACTLY!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 11:45 AM
Replies: 802
Views: 73,720
Posted By Tcoat
It would have to run dry for a long long...

It would have to run dry for a long long time(longer than the engine would run). It is a gear type pump that doesn't spin as fast as a rotary impeller or piston pump.
Not to say they can't fail but...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
This ^ The categories are based more on the...

This ^
The categories are based more on the attributes of each "type" of car than their quality.

The one definition I will fight to the bitter end is when people say "well it is used in motor...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 09:46 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
And that is how definitions get diluted! By...

And that is how definitions get diluted!

By modern standards it is a "sports car" there is no disputing that.

I personally will never see it as such though.
...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 09-22-2022, 09:33 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,203
Posted By Tcoat
What spoils it from the old-school definition is...

What spoils it from the old-school definition is the back seat. No matter how useless it is it is still there. It is a coupe but not all coupes are sports cars.
Engine placement and drive wheels...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 09-22-2022, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3,463
Views: 219,143
Posted By Tcoat
https://pics.me.me/boomerang-slippers-for-all-moth...

https://pics.me.me/boomerang-slippers-for-all-mothers-16416566.png
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-22-2022, 07:39 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 56,753
Posted By Tcoat
Easy ...

Easy
https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=70451
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2022, 06:57 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 17,687
Posted By Tcoat
I have been looking for a coworker that spent the...

I have been looking for a coworker that spent the extra money to by a flex fuel Ford but can't find it anyplace. If there is somebody selling it around here they are keeping it a well hidden secret.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 09-22-2022, 06:44 AM
Replies: 19,613
Views: 8,164,745
Posted By Tcoat
I personally wouldn't think about anything. Some...

I personally wouldn't think about anything. Some nice clean rain water is going to be a pain to get out but isn't going to cause you much issue. Sure stuff will be wet but that can be sucked out and...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 09-21-2022, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3,463
Views: 219,143
Posted By Tcoat
A real dic-tater

A real dic-tater
Showing results 1 to 30 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:34 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.3.0 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2022 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

Garage vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.