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Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-18-2017, 09:02 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 22,973
Posted By Fastbrew
Car sold. Being revived with a new engine - back...

Car sold. Being revived with a new engine - back to NA and headed out to Utah.

Later car! Got everything I was hoping out of it. Worked out my fast and furious revival. Bought it, voided...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-15-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 22,973
Posted By Fastbrew
My warning is pretty simple - 1) If you are...

My warning is pretty simple -

1) If you are boosted - watch your oil levels like a hawk.
2) If you are boosted and on E-85 - watch your oil levels like a double-hawk
3) If you get a check...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-01-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,078
Posted By Fastbrew
I added a new car next to my DD BRZ

http://i.imgur.com/s1uTHwM.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/M8DpNsw.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/AWggV78.jpg

Very stoked. I have always wanted an Elise from the day I set eyes on one many years ago.
Two very...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-24-2016, 01:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,110
Posted By Fastbrew
Yes - that is my setup. I wasn't really too...

Yes - that is my setup. I wasn't really too bothered with the lighter weight FW - I wanted it to handle nicely as a DD. Which it does perfectly. No chatter. Easy at low RPMs on hills etc. RPMs hang...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-14-2016, 05:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,110
Posted By Fastbrew
Last dyno was around 365whp and 268wtq. All...

Last dyno was around 365whp and 268wtq.

All this said - I have noticed that the car is starting to be more difficult to handle at low rpms on little inclines. (grips/shudders a little) It never...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 03-23-2016, 12:48 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,987
Posted By Fastbrew
Hookers and blow

Hookers and blow
Forum: Photos, Videos, Wallpapers, Gallery Forum 03-17-2016, 03:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,036
Posted By Fastbrew
Yep - That's a race car!

Yep - That's a race car!
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 11-22-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,031
Posted By Fastbrew
Sweet! I am glad I asked and I am glad you caught...

Sweet! I am glad I asked and I am glad you caught that. I am not sure I even knew WTF that button did before. That did the trick.

Doh!


Thanks!
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 11-22-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,031
Posted By Fastbrew
No I did not! Let me go check that...

No I did not! Let me go check that...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 11-07-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 12,271
Posted By Fastbrew
Look - don't say anything. Just stop. They will...

Look - don't say anything. Just stop. They will cover it with their insurance or with the Auto company. You will never see a court summons.

End of story.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 10-27-2015, 03:57 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,892
Posted By Fastbrew
Rear tow ring.

Rear tow ring.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 10-12-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,414
Posted By Fastbrew
This is as good a place as any to bring up...

This is as good a place as any to bring up passing lane habits in the US - we suck at it. Especially when compared to Germany, Switzerland, GB. I have driven in all of these countries and I can...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 10-11-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,414
Posted By Fastbrew
Not if he would have braked instead of speeding...

Not if he would have braked instead of speeding up!

People seem to forget that road driving is not about egos, who is right and who is wrong, who is the fastest - it is about risk management.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-11-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,904
Posted By Fastbrew
FYI --- I felt a little lost choosing a sway...

FYI ---

I felt a little lost choosing a sway bar until I ran across this chart at Perrin
http://perrinperformance.com/i-13324308-rear-sway-bar-for-fr-s-brz.html

It shows their different size...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-11-2015, 03:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,904
Posted By Fastbrew
Avo has a set I have never tried - ...

Avo has a set I have never tried -

http://www.subietuned.com/19939-thickbox_default/avo-rear-end-links.jpg
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-08-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 574
Views: 206,945
Posted By Fastbrew
Just installed today. Very nice job Velox! ...

Just installed today. Very nice job Velox!
http://i.imgur.com/wyCGxKs.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/ALBVlE4.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/gNPaQTK.jpg
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-08-2015, 09:32 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 22,973
Posted By Fastbrew
Alright - here are some pictures of the Velox...

Alright - here are some pictures of the Velox "tame" rear diffuser, the additional diff guards and the JDM underpanel kit on the rack at PRE Racing in Portland, OR.

http://i.imgur.com/ALBVlE4.jpg...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-07-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 16,765
Posted By Fastbrew
If you car is a disaster - some of ours are the...

If you car is a disaster - some of ours are the apocalypse!
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-05-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 22,973
Posted By Fastbrew
Added MTECH shifter springs and an STI JDM tranny...

Added MTECH shifter springs and an STI JDM tranny mount to the inbound list.
Car should be up on the rack this Thursday!

I can't believe how exciting adding things to this ride is. I love the car...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 10-05-2015, 01:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,234
Posted By Fastbrew
Here is some additional info ...

Here is some additional info

http://www.toyota-motorsport.com/motorsport/en/cars/gt86-cs-r3

...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 10-04-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,234
Posted By Fastbrew
The 86 is rally approved and you can be too at $94K

Nice article on the GT86 CS-R3 in Road and track

http://roa.h-cdn.co/assets/15/40/1443819188-toyota-gt86-rally-car.jpg
...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 10-02-2015, 03:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,802
Posted By Fastbrew
After what 86Geek posted, you should take a dump...

After what 86Geek posted, you should take a dump in your car to get rid of the skunk smell.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-30-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 18,910
Posted By Fastbrew
Take a peek at this ...

Take a peek at this
http://www.vorshlag.com/forums/showthread.php?t=8275

"Weight of 2.0L engine and 5-spd transmission is 493 pounds with a 13 pound dolly;"

So - 480 lbs according to their...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 09-30-2015, 05:43 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,862
Posted By Fastbrew
As an aside - I am amazed at how well my little...

As an aside - I am amazed at how well my little "shitbox" has held up to everything I have thrown at it so far. I have over 50 mods - everything from sparkplugs, injectors, flex fuel, turbo, lions...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 09-30-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 16,862
Posted By Fastbrew
Make sure with all your dinking around with...

Make sure with all your dinking around with coolant you are not overfilling it. It should be at the bottom/min line cold - that's how they come from the factory. Go ahead and fill a little more if...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 09-30-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,778
Posted By Fastbrew
Just to throw this in - I have a Perrin 3"...

Just to throw this in -

I have a Perrin 3" in the back but I am AVO 2.5 up front. I have an AVO turbo and run E85/Flex getting 350WHP on 10.5 pounds of boost. We can get even more HP out of it...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-27-2015, 03:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 22,973
Posted By Fastbrew
Ordered this: ...

Ordered this:
http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j80/Velox_Sales/ZN6_Velox_Rear_Diffuser_Tame_CFD_zpsgfcpaawm.jpg

Will be putting on sometime soon.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 09-27-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 23,320
Posted By Fastbrew
I used to hate the torque dip but now I hardly...

I used to hate the torque dip but now I hardly notice it.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-23-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 783
Views: 220,518
Posted By Fastbrew
Really fun thread :)

Really fun thread :)
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 09-17-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,154
Posted By Fastbrew
Ok - I am in love -

Caterham SP300R
130708_1325-Sonoma Raceway - 2014 Caterham SP/300.R - YouTube

I will own one of these as my track car. What a dream.
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