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Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-10-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 77
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Posted By DarkPira7e
I did! But my overpipe and frontpipe are still...

I did! But my overpipe and frontpipe are still 2.5". Being EWG, I don't think the flow really be affected
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-10-2020, 09:35 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Well, I made a decision to end my suffering. I'm...

Well, I made a decision to end my suffering. I'm ditching the CXracing manifold and bought the JDL EL manifold/downpipe setup. Not recirculating the wastegate dump back into the exhaust, if I need...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-08-2020, 05:36 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Got my wideband installed today!

Got my wideband installed today!
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-07-2020, 02:43 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Decided to measure the turbo, since nobody seems...

Decided to measure the turbo, since nobody seems to run or have data on it.

Just to rehash- it's a Boostlab BL5858 journal bearing turbo.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 11-02-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Got a wideband put together for me at VEMS with...

Got a wideband put together for me at VEMS with the Bosche 4.9LSU sensor. Unsure what I'm going to add as secondary (it's a dual display) but I'll figure it out.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-15-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Well, I'm impulsive, what can I say. Southbend...

Well, I'm impulsive, what can I say. Southbend stage 3 clutch, Verus clutch fork and pivot! Interestingly enough, the clutch itself is an Exedy manufactured product. The pressure plate is just...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-04-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Put it back in the garage, too many leaves and...

Put it back in the garage, too many leaves and acorns for it to be outside anymore.
Was nice to just sit in it- can't wait for this thing to drive!
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-27-2020, 09:24 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Fidanza lightweight flywheel vs stock! Yucky

Fidanza lightweight flywheel vs stock! Yucky
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-27-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
I got the stage 2, yup! I agree with plug and...

I got the stage 2, yup! I agree with plug and play, should keep things simple. I've had Koyo radiators before and am loyal to them. I'm still on the fence about running the stage 2
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-27-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Most of the stuff is here! Everything is...

Most of the stuff is here! Everything is basically as expected- injectors look like injectors, fumoto valve looks nice, used clutch and flywheel are used.

BUT

what I want to draw attention to...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-23-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
I can't take something for free, but what would...

I can't take something for free, but what would you want for it? If you're actually interested in getting rid of it-
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Yeah the fluidampr is recommended. I will...

Yeah the fluidampr is recommended. I will probably end up with one,but I want to see how the car revs and drives with lightweight EVERYTHING! What is life but a chance to try and learn things?
...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Thank you Jovi! The seals are oem, yes. I...

Thank you Jovi!

The seals are oem, yes. I got the from Subaru parts wholesale.com

OCV is the oil control valve- mine were super rust covered and gross. I don't know how it will be to daily...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-22-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Ordered a bunch of stuff! Just waiting on it to...

Ordered a bunch of stuff! Just waiting on it to come in.
Direct Injector seals
Radium fuel rails
ID1050X injectors
Velox passenger side fuel rail cover / DI ECU bracket
Fidanza lightweight...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-12-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
I finally got around to unboxing the JDL...

I finally got around to unboxing the JDL intercooler to compare it with the CXracing intercooler.

I have no gripes with CXracing's setup, it functioned very well. If anyone uses it in the future,...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 09-12-2020, 08:45 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
I already bought the JDL intercooler and a BOV...

I already bought the JDL intercooler and a BOV for it :) thanks though!
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-28-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Also made a custom radio delete plate out of...

Also made a custom radio delete plate out of steel. My phone and iPad will have a case with a small magnet attached for easy mounting and viewing ECUTEK with the Bluetooth kit.

Previously, I had...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-28-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Also- I'm definitely going to need a spacer up...

Also- I'm definitely going to need a spacer up front, it's hardly a credit card width from touching the spring perch on the struts.. and the rear needs a spacer to line up perfectly with the fender. ...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-28-2020, 11:03 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Well, I finished up most everything I could do...

Well, I finished up most everything I could do with it in the air-
Transmission fluid replaced
STI strut mounts
Verus carbon fiber driveshaft
Sideways fab solid trans mounts (will be replaced by...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-27-2020, 08:54 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Yo how the hell did you get just the piping? ...

Yo how the hell did you get just the piping? I've been trying to get sum
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-26-2020, 11:27 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
It really doesn't. People over complicate turbo...

It really doesn't. People over complicate turbo kits- it's not expensive to have exhaust that doesn't leak, but polishing turds can get old- you're paying for someone else to do the polishing before...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-19-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
My only gripe is the transmission input shaft...

My only gripe is the transmission input shaft bearing is going, which apparently is a common issue with these. Just makes loud scary noises, hasn't affected everything. And the clutch pedal squeak...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-18-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
It would be a ton more work to fit the larger...

It would be a ton more work to fit the larger 3076r, and the 2860rs is smaller than I'd like. This turbo will have the top end I'd like without the fuss of changing my downpipe or intercooler...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 08-18-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Update! I had a GT3076R that I was going to...

Update!

I had a GT3076R that I was going to use, but I changed my mind- a smaller turbo will help me capitalize on torque all around rather than betting on torque in the later power band.
I...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 03-26-2020, 11:11 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
The money burning begins! Purchased my first...

The money burning begins!
Purchased my first exhaust for the car after owning for 4 years- the FT86Speedfactory x Remark quad tip 3" catback. I wanted so badly to go single exit with the Greddy RS,...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-27-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
It's life! I'll get over it it's because they...

It's life! I'll get over it it's because they gave me a used engine after they blew my original engine up twice for the recall
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-27-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Build pause- following months of an odd rattle at...

Build pause- following months of an odd rattle at certain RPM and random VVT issues, my timing chain broke.
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-15-2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
Well, budget minded on parts where I felt the...

Well, budget minded on parts where I felt the expense could be spared- like the turbo, intercooler, and manifold!

Tuning and boost management are really not something I'd ever advice cheaping...
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-15-2020, 10:20 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
I still think you're better off getting the...

I still think you're better off getting the MAPerformance or JDL kit! I would if I could go back. My kit works great but it was a headache to flatten the flanges
Forum: Member's Car Journals 02-14-2020, 10:56 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 17,374
Posted By DarkPira7e
https://youtu.be/NRAsPMR90p0 Here's a video...

https://youtu.be/NRAsPMR90p0

Here's a video of it running when it's real cold out! Still runs awesome! Even with no BOV the turbo has no shaft play.

Still running stock catback
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