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Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 04-30-2021, 12:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 151
Posted By norcalpb
Are you talking about the 2 screws in which you...

Are you talking about the 2 screws in which you need to turn the steering to wheel to access? If so, I only have the 2 screws. Pretty flimsy design but it works I guess.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 04-23-2021, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2,417
Poll: Vacci-Nation
Views: 59,140
Posted By norcalpb
They found 6 women with blood clots, one of which...

They found 6 women with blood clots, one of which died. Ages 18-48 and the clot occured within 7 to 14 days after the injection.

Last Wednesday, a 7th woman was found to have a blood clot and same...
Forum: Software Tuning 04-23-2021, 03:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 923
Posted By norcalpb
Absolutely worth a shot. Out of curiosity,...

Absolutely worth a shot.

Out of curiosity, is this what your computer is doing as well?:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5-95lGPPSQ
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 04-23-2021, 03:17 PM
Replies: 2,417
Poll: Vacci-Nation
Views: 59,140
Posted By norcalpb
I got my Johnson and Johnson last monday (day...

I got my Johnson and Johnson last monday (day before it was paused), this third arm I grew really helps with taking tight corners!

/S
Forum: Software Tuning 04-23-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 923
Posted By norcalpb
The open flash tablet doesn't work with USB 3.1,...

The open flash tablet doesn't work with USB 3.1, or at least doesn't anymore in my experience. In order for me to access my OFT tunes I need to use my 2008 Dell Studio XPS with USB 2.0. I've tried...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-22-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,014
Posted By norcalpb
ZDan why not just buy a used oft for your track...

ZDan why not just buy a used oft for your track day and then sell it for the same price afterwards? The hassle of buying and selling it for $0 is worth it IMO for peace of mind while you are...
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 04-22-2021, 01:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By norcalpb
Oh I was actually at East on Saturday, I didnít...

Oh I was actually at East on Saturday, I didnít realize the rally cross was a 2 day thing.
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 04-21-2021, 03:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By norcalpb
I drove past that event pulling into Thunderhill,...

I drove past that event pulling into Thunderhill, it looked so freaking cool! Makes me want to buy a second FRS dedicated to rally.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-21-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 154,380
Posted By norcalpb
I think the GT350 driver was inexperienced and...

I think the GT350 driver was inexperienced and would get on the gas late as my only engine mods are air filter and an OFT stage 1 tune on 91 octane.

I do agree on music being a distraction most of...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-19-2021, 07:02 PM
Replies: 564
Views: 154,380
Posted By norcalpb
https://youtu.be/QTMYO02HFOc Attended the...

https://youtu.be/QTMYO02HFOc

Attended the Shelby Club Spring 2021 event at Thunderhill 3 mile.

I’m finally getting really comfortable with the car and tried chasing this GT350 as hard as I...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 04-19-2021, 03:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 365
Posted By norcalpb
You weren't on your original 2016 battery were...

You weren't on your original 2016 battery were you?
Forum: GR86 General Topics 04-15-2021, 08:22 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,132
Posted By norcalpb
It was 197hp in all markets yes, but I think we...

It was 197hp in all markets yes, but I think we all just subconsciously rounded up because 200hp was low enough.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 04-14-2021, 11:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 24,013
Posted By norcalpb
I'm having a bit of an issue getting that 14mm...

I'm having a bit of an issue getting that 14mm flanged bolt out.
ermax, when you say "rotate" the entire steering assembly, do you mean clockwise or counter? With tha5 bolt in I don't see how the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-14-2021, 02:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,150
Posted By norcalpb
May not be what you need but I've loved my...

May not be what you need but I've loved my rooduct brake ducts.

https://i1.wp.com/rooducts.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/bottom-inlet-1.jpg?resize=768%2C576&ssl=1
...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 04-09-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By norcalpb
I’ve played around with some bigger rear bars and...

I’ve played around with some bigger rear bars and I never liked the feel of them, especially for daily driving use.

I currently have whiteline bushings on my 14mm Oem rear bar and AVO bushings on...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 04-05-2021, 01:01 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,711
Posted By norcalpb
Not stock height but was on STi springs (only...

Not stock height but was on STi springs (only 10mm drop) with my diffuser/suspension covers/unbody panels, I never scraped the diffuser. You should be totally fine.

Also you won't be adding...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-31-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,059
Posted By norcalpb
No problem at all, I love to share the stuff that...

No problem at all, I love to share the stuff that has made me love this car even more.

Installing these was worth just to notice one of the Perrin C clamps had fallen off itís hanger and I never...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-31-2021, 03:18 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,059
Posted By norcalpb
Ok this may sound strange but my STi cushions...

Ok this may sound strange but my STi cushions were actually stiffer than the stock bushings? It could be because my stock bushings have 160k miles on them and these STi cushions were brand new.
Forum: Brakes, Suspension, Chassis 03-31-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 566
Posted By norcalpb
Random question but where did you have the delrin...

Random question but where did you have the delrin bushings made? I assume they are stiffer than poly?
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-30-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,059
Posted By norcalpb
Not complete elimination but that is primarily...

Not complete elimination but that is primarily what it fixed. Probably 80-90% reduced.

I know exactly what you're talking about, and that's the reason I got these.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 03-29-2021, 04:16 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 5,059
Posted By norcalpb
I forgot to mention I installed 2 of these on my...

I forgot to mention I installed 2 of these on my 2.5” Perrin catback and they did make a difference (I think).

The car doesn’t have as much NVH with the backseat down which is nice for...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 03-29-2021, 04:12 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 32,131
Posted By norcalpb
Damn thatís a great looking 86 you have there!

Damn thatís a great looking 86 you have there!
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 03-16-2021, 02:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,542
Posted By norcalpb
Getting it wrapped by Sweidit will cost about...

Getting it wrapped by Sweidit will cost about $300.

I've had a Cusco steering wheel for the last 4 years and it's the best mod I've done to the car IMO. These cars deserve a smaller, thicker...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-16-2021, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By norcalpb
There are actually 3 versions (that I can find)...

There are actually 3 versions (that I can find) of the performance pack struts:

2017 front left: 20310CA230

2019 front left: 20310CA290

2020 front left: 20310CA291

But you made the right...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-15-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By norcalpb
Yessir, and based on my past research and IIRC...

Yessir, and based on my past research and IIRC the 2020 shares the same shocks as the 2019 Series Gray.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-15-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By norcalpb
I didnít even think about that. Not only the...

I didnít even think about that. Not only the weight of the wing but the downforce from it will have an affect on the shocks. So in that case, 2018 TS shocks or Bilstein B6.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-15-2021, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By norcalpb
2020 TS uses even different, updated shocks. I...

2020 TS uses even different, updated shocks. I would get those instead.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 03-11-2021, 06:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 738
Posted By norcalpb
Are you talking about the nut that connects the...

Are you talking about the nut that connects the strut to the top hat? If so, that is a 41lb torque spec on the stock suspension (most likely similar on your coilovers) and youíll need a pass through...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 02-27-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 567
Posted By norcalpb
Well since heís in Mexico maybe he ran over a...

Well since heís in Mexico maybe he ran over a brick of cocaine? /S

OP itís probably your cat as mentioned above.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 02-27-2021, 03:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,413
Posted By norcalpb
This is exactly how I see it. My old mechanic in...

This is exactly how I see it. My old mechanic in Paradise, CA (RIP his shop) told me when his Subaru engines are warmed he likes to ďreally really give it the beansĒ to redline to ďclear outĒ the...
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