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Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 10-24-2021, 10:43 AM
Replies: 1,677
Views: 92,725
Posted By ls1ac
I wonder if Ca. is banning backup generators...

I wonder if Ca. is banning backup generators because they are ICE? Lawn mowers are out if ICE. What are hospitals going to do to keep people alive in a power out?
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 10-08-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
If the 40v Ryobi are discharged too low or are...

If the 40v Ryobi are discharged too low or are put on the charger hot they may not charge. As said, if hot let them cool. If over dis charged put it in the charger and let it go through the start...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 10-08-2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
Rigid warrantee is not what most think. First...

Rigid warrantee is not what most think. First you must get it registered by serial number. not an easy job with the third party. then the replacement is only one time. Must be done through the third...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 09-29-2021, 03:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,874
Posted By ls1ac
Worried is not bad. Get an instructor or...

Worried is not bad.

Get an instructor or well experienced driver to ride with you.
If it is within your comfort zone to have someone else drive your car, have an experienced driver take you for a...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 09-26-2021, 11:40 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,435
Posted By ls1ac
Depending on total load, there are double...

Depending on total load, there are double breakers that come in 15 and 20 amp. Pick two circuits with light loads and put them on the double thus freeing up an extra slot.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-15-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,111
Posted By ls1ac
The hole leads to nirvana. Drive your car...

The hole leads to nirvana.

Drive your car stock until you think that you are better than the car. Then start the SLOW prosses of getting the car a little better at a time. You will learn more...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-25-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 304
Posted By ls1ac
codes are for loss of communication. check plugs...

codes are for loss of communication. check plugs and confirm proper part numbers.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 07-14-2021, 01:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,363
Posted By ls1ac
If you really want to go nuts, use something like...

If you really want to go nuts, use something like a large trailer hitch with an offset for sway control ( but much lighter) to connect to trailer steering to make the trailer track the same as the...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 07-08-2021, 06:56 PM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
Look at cars that have hit telephone poles, most...

Look at cars that have hit telephone poles, most are dead center of the hood. people look at the pole that they want to miss and get it center up. (I kind of thought there was a pole magnet...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-08-2021, 01:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 356
Posted By ls1ac
After you get the code, include what mods have...

After you get the code, include what mods have been done to the car in your post.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 06-01-2021, 10:48 PM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
I ran a R+D department for a number of years and...

I ran a R+D department for a number of years and trained the engineers and designers to use what was known as external thinking. When we gathered to talk about a problem you would talk out loud about...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 05-30-2021, 09:43 PM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
In Fl they superimpose sat pictures to see if you...

In Fl they superimpose sat pictures to see if you have changed anything on your property.
A friend got a fine for taking down invasive trees that they wanted down without a permit.
Good luck with a...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 05-29-2021, 11:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By ls1ac
Taking it off should get more selling the used...

Taking it off should get more selling the used parts, but how much time and effort do you put in and how do you value your time and effort?
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 05-27-2021, 07:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,363
Posted By ls1ac
The HF trailer was 299. As mentioned strait...

The HF trailer was 299.
As mentioned strait axel is the most stable way to trailer. Indipendeant tends to sway.
I have assembled several of the HF trailers as a basis for utility and motorcycle...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 05-26-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
My cousin bought a restomod 62 corvette. current...

My cousin bought a restomod 62 corvette. current suspension and engine. Easy to start and drive around. Kind of the best of both worlds. Problem was it was not high performance and it cost a bundle....
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 05-25-2021, 08:23 PM
Replies: 1,373
Views: 74,862
Posted By ls1ac
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Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 05-25-2021, 05:58 PM
Replies: 795
Views: 44,794
Posted By ls1ac
Did anyone calculate the amount of energy (KW)...

Did anyone calculate the amount of energy (KW) that the state uses in the form of gas and diesel that will have to come from the electric grid? We know that California has a great over abundance of...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 05-16-2021, 11:56 AM
Replies: 81,951
Views: 8,202,918
Posted By ls1ac
How did you end up with a foreign truck down in...

How did you end up with a foreign truck down in Chicago?
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 05-14-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,623
Posted By ls1ac
There are several good chemical strippers made by...

There are several good chemical strippers made by Mothers and others. The old waxes need to be removed. Polishing or paint correction is not needed, and could still leave wax residue.
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 05-14-2021, 11:09 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,623
Posted By ls1ac
For any of these products, preparation is key for...

For any of these products, preparation is key for lone life. I had to use a strong stripper before application to have it last. I had been using Nu finish, and getting it off was a problem. (I still...
Forum: Cosmetic Maintenance (Wash, Wax, Detailing, Body Repairs) 05-13-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,623
Posted By ls1ac
You guys might look at the reviews of 303...

You guys might look at the reviews of 303 graphene compared to waxes and ceramic coatings. Not the $1000 but the self applied.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 05-06-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,468
Posted By ls1ac
Alcohol Type I is blue Type II is...

Alcohol

Type I is blue

Type II is yellow

Racing is light gray or clear
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 05-05-2021, 02:44 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 16,188
Posted By ls1ac
When my son wanted a Raptor (new edition) and...

When my son wanted a Raptor (new edition) and living outside of Portland, the dealers had a large markup. I went to my local dealer in Wi. and no markup. Same thing happened with the RS he got. Both...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 05-04-2021, 04:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,645
Posted By ls1ac
I have some old cars and have found that the...

I have some old cars and have found that the fluid being hydroscopic will absorb water and eventually start to corrode the steel and aluminum parts. I do change mine on the new cars but only because...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 05-02-2021, 11:36 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 17,495
Posted By ls1ac
I too wonder about the value of a speedo on the...

I too wonder about the value of a speedo on the track. Several of my track cars had NO speedo. Reviewing telemetry after a race or practice run was instructive but not while driving. Too much else...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-02-2021, 11:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,950
Posted By ls1ac
Better still record and post the sound.

Better still record and post the sound.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 05-02-2021, 10:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 25,259
Posted By ls1ac
Before you replace, check the position of the...

Before you replace, check the position of the switch. Friend had one that had come loose.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 05-02-2021, 10:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,218
Posted By ls1ac
He lives in Chicago area, one of the pot hole...

He lives in Chicago area, one of the pot hole centers of the country. The car is a 2014, it probably is a good idea to have it checked no mater what else is being experienced.
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-26-2021, 12:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 639
Posted By ls1ac
Depending on the system you are using, there is a...

Depending on the system you are using, there is a return line to the tank. That line (if used) will return hotter fuel from the engine compartment to the tank. Check the pressure reading at the fuel...
Forum: Engine Swaps 04-23-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 639
Posted By ls1ac
Do simple first. Check for vacuum in fuel tank....

Do simple first. Check for vacuum in fuel tank. Take gas cap off and listen for air getting sucked in.

How are you checking pressure? Off of fuel rail on engine?
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