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Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions Yesterday, 11:04 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 10,550
Posted By Tcoat
For the same reason everybody takes pictures of...

For the same reason everybody takes pictures of cars from about 6" off the ground?
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions Yesterday, 11:02 AM
Replies: 273
Views: 10,550
Posted By Tcoat
I am holding out for the Toyota 87 and Subaru CRZ...

I am holding out for the Toyota 87 and Subaru CRZ to come out!
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge Yesterday, 04:49 AM
Replies: 71,421
Views: 5,323,474
Posted By Tcoat
Like so many others he got a new job and we never...

Like so many others he got a new job and we never saw him again.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-09-2020, 08:18 PM
Replies: 71,421
Views: 5,323,474
Posted By Tcoat
How about some Celtic punk? I have seen these...

How about some Celtic punk?
I have seen these guys many many times.
Crappy home video but it more accurately portrays their shows than the pro ones.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2d5a9qVgEgU
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-09-2020, 06:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,959
Posted By Tcoat
From reading thousands of threads I think it is...

From reading thousands of threads I think it is safe to say that most reputable brand name kits are just fine. The cheap knockoffs, eBay specials and home made ones not so much.
It isnít the kits...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 07-09-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 35,678
Posted By Tcoat
It pretty much eliminates all the heat coming in....

It pretty much eliminates all the heat coming in. May be a tiny bit of radiant but nothing you would even notice.
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 07-09-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 232
Posted By Tcoat
I just drive without sensors in my winters. Yes...

I just drive without sensors in my winters. Yes the light stays on for a few months but after a couple of days you don't even notice it anymore. In fact it looks weird when I put the summers back on...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 07-09-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 35,678
Posted By Tcoat
Or... Just keep the car on recirculate so outside...

Or... Just keep the car on recirculate so outside air isn't being forced through the heater core and into the cabin. No it will not stay on that setting but pushing a button after starting the car is...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-09-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 71,421
Views: 5,323,474
Posted By Tcoat
THE HAKONE CURSE! I had to replace a tire today...

THE HAKONE CURSE!
I had to replace a tire today as well. Same thing.
The only difference is that since my wife is a fiance manager at a trailer dealership and talks in some foreign language to the...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-09-2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 9,974
Posted By Tcoat
Should we go back through the other 10 or so...

Should we go back through the other 10 or so versions that Bestcar said were verified insider information and were then totally forgotten when they came up with their next fiction? They have thrown...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 07-09-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 98,395
Posted By Tcoat
Dave is that bad to ride with is he?

Dave is that bad to ride with is he?
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 07-09-2020, 11:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 72
Posted By Tcoat
Switch. The 86 and BRZ ones are the same thing. ...

Switch. The 86 and BRZ ones are the same thing.


Here are the service manuals that will show what you need to do.


https://demos.starbase7.net/t3Portal/
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-09-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By Tcoat
Yep. Gonna leave it as it is this year (damn...

Yep.
Gonna leave it as it is this year (damn you Covid) but next year I will probably look at adjustable coilovers so I can drop it in the summer and raise it in the winter.
Don't think that the...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-09-2020, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By Tcoat
Yes but I also have spent many many hours driving...

Yes but I also have spent many many hours driving or riding in others in my North American visitation tours. I think the only thing I have never been in is an RS2.


Set plans for paint yet?
I...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-09-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 18,141
Views: 1,831,891
Posted By Tcoat
Paradise Light ...

Paradise Light


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C11MzbEcHlw
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-09-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By Tcoat
Going from the 14 to the 20 I have a much...

Going from the 14 to the 20 I have a much different review on a couple of points. After a test drive of a BRZ I agree that the PP is only of value if you plan to track or want the bling factor and...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-09-2020, 08:21 AM
Replies: 71,421
Views: 5,323,474
Posted By Tcoat
You want me to make up an invoice for a million...

You want me to make up an invoice for a million rotors you can show them?
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-09-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 71,421
Views: 5,323,474
Posted By Tcoat
The price Tirerack charges and the price the...

The price Tirerack charges and the price the manufacturers pay are not even remotely close. Small volume retail vs massive quantities contract prices. Call up the supplier and say you want a million...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 07-09-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 98,395
Posted By Tcoat
Doesn't read my posts but I assure you I would...

Doesn't read my posts but I assure you I would say the same directly to her. In fact I do on a fairly regular basis when I am driving and she grabs the handle, plants her feet and screams a little...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 07-09-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 98,395
Posted By Tcoat
She went up to an 18 Outback so we could tow our...

She went up to an 18 Outback so we could tow our boat.
She does not need to have a WRX to drive 10KPH below the speed limit, panic stop if a light 3 blocks up turns yellow or drive in the passing...
Forum: GR86 General Topics 07-09-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 98,395
Posted By Tcoat
My wife had a 17 Impreza on the new platform. I...

My wife had a 17 Impreza on the new platform. I am very interested to see how it transfers to the WRX/STi. It was outstanding at the lower HP but should really shine on the performance versions.
It...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-09-2020, 06:34 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,253
Posted By Tcoat
Just wait for it! "Still not enough power" ...

Just wait for it!
"Still not enough power"
"Still a 10 year old platform"
"Too heavy"
"Not enough gadgets"
"Too many gadgets"
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-09-2020, 04:49 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,253
Posted By Tcoat
That is what they said 10 years ago. Now it will...

That is what they said 10 years ago. Now it will be "good engine. Old design. Still no good"
Forum: GR86 General Topics 07-08-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1,437
Views: 98,395
Posted By Tcoat
Pre Covid schedule. Also the one thing that...

Pre Covid schedule. Also the one thing that nobody ever really doubted.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-08-2020, 07:21 PM
Replies: 10,627
Views: 1,654,864
Posted By Tcoat
https://thechive.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/67...

https://thechive.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/67e3a4994a520c6653a730916b4c80ea_width-600.jpg?quality=85&strip=info&w=599
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-08-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,253
Posted By Tcoat
Never said it dd but there is a mile of...

Never said it dd but there is a mile of difference between a car on the same platform and and one on the exact same one with some bumper changes and a slightly bigger engine. The very concept of a...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge 07-08-2020, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,826
Views: 329,587
Posted By Tcoat
Be interesting to see the results of a test...

Be interesting to see the results of a test considering that the first know cases were half the world away and about a month later.
I have a woman at work that is convinced she had it in October...
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-08-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 17,715
Posted By Tcoat
My wife has been telling me that for 40 years...

My wife has been telling me that for 40 years now!
Almost daily.
Hell, even hourly sometimes.
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 07-08-2020, 03:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,253
Posted By Tcoat
It is not realistic to expect a complete overhaul...

It is not realistic to expect a complete overhaul every 4, 5 or even 6 years no, but this car is now pushing it's 10th year since final development. Remember that there were 2012s (built in 2011)...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-08-2020, 01:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,258
Posted By Tcoat
E85 hasn't had any adverse effect on a car engine...

E85 hasn't had any adverse effect on a car engine made after about 1980. They don't use the same natural rubber materials anymore so there is nothing for it to dry out and destroy. Modern poly,...
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