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Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-15-2021, 09:47 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,064
Posted By Transport3r
Buying a used car from Japan

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Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 06-15-2021, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3,437
Poll: Vacci-Nation
Views: 120,346
Posted By Transport3r
Vacci-Nation

A business can set whatever requirements they want for you to enter their private property. The only blame rests with the psycho that murdered someone because they couldnít handle being told what to...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-14-2021, 02:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,761
Posted By Transport3r
Thank you for that detailed response, I love the...

Thank you for that detailed response, I love the insight this gives us into the process!

To me this car and the GR Supra are the 2 freshest breaths of air in an increasingly stale automotive...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-14-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,099
Posted By Transport3r
Itís only false if Ford doesnít have their shit...

Itís only false if Ford doesnít have their shit together. Other brands have long figured out how to make identical vehicles in facilities on opposite sides of the world.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 06-14-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,612
Posted By Transport3r
Fair points. Yea I found my car benefitted...

Fair points.

Yea I found my car benefitted from adjustable bars with more stiffness in the rear, much more noticeable than I was expecting.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-13-2021, 04:37 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,099
Posted By Transport3r
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This. Where itís made doesnít matter, it depends on who set up the process, in this case Ford.

My 2007 BMW 335i sedan made in Germany...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 06-13-2021, 10:07 AM
Replies: 2,264
Views: 226,293
Posted By Transport3r
I sort of agree. More specifically I think the...

I sort of agree. More specifically I think the proportions of the 1st gen are very good but some of the detail work was weird (head/tail lights, mouth guards, fender vents). The 2nd gen keeps the...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 06-13-2021, 09:16 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,342
Posted By Transport3r
Remote Workers Going Back To Office??

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Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-13-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 212
Views: 18,483
Posted By Transport3r
Thereís always Neptune, even though it isnít...

Thereís always Neptune, even though it isnít metallic AND THEY KEEP HIDING IT.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-12-2021, 07:01 PM
Replies: 718
Views: 63,690
Posted By Transport3r
The whole Ďforged carbon fiberí thing still makes...

The whole Ďforged carbon fiberí thing still makes me laugh. Because scrap carbon fiber doesnít sound good lol.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-12-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 718
Views: 63,690
Posted By Transport3r
Yea not gonna lie, those trim pieces look awful...

Yea not gonna lie, those trim pieces look awful IMO.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 06-11-2021, 09:29 PM
Replies: 2,264
Views: 226,293
Posted By Transport3r
Tcote straight hatiní

Tcote straight hatiní
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-11-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 718
Views: 63,690
Posted By Transport3r
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Presents World Debut of the New 2022 GR 86 (Second Gen 86)!

Correct. Technically if itís not EL, itís UEL. The first Gen was meant to be EL, but slightly compromised to make the manifold easier to make. The facelift made it closer to EL but not quite. The...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-11-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 718
Views: 63,690
Posted By Transport3r
Iím getting blue in the face from repeating that...

Iím getting blue in the face from repeating that both Toyota and Subaru have said you can turn it off. People just want something to kvetch about I guess.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 06-11-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 736
Posted By Transport3r
I never had an issue with the OEM rod, but If you...

I never had an issue with the OEM rod, but If you must, Grimmspeed. Theyíre the only ones that considered reinforcing the hood in bending, since it wasnít designed to be loaded that way.
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-10-2021, 09:18 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,099
Posted By Transport3r
The all-new 2022 Ford Maverick

Comfort is important when 90% of them are daily driven with no load in the bed.

Youíre right, a large share of the fuel efficiency improvements came from increasing combustion efficiency. But Ford...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-09-2021, 10:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,099
Posted By Transport3r
The all-new 2022 Ford Maverick

But why? Whatís the actual measurable benefit for a truck this size and purpose? Nobody is driving these things to jobsites with a pallet of cinder blocks in the back. The Ridgeline is one of the...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-08-2021, 03:42 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,099
Posted By Transport3r
The all-new 2022 Ford Maverick

Jesus itís 2021, what are those reflector housings doing on that truck?

I can buy a set of Morimoto D2S projectors on eBay for $40, so why are we as consumers forced to settle for shit headlights?
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-08-2021, 12:03 PM
Replies: 745
Views: 30,099
Posted By Transport3r
The runaway effect does not come from CO2. It...

The runaway effect does not come from CO2. It comes from 2 things that the higher temps do:

Releasing Methane in ancient permafrost. Methane is a far more effective greenhouse gas as CO2.
...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-08-2021, 11:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,136
Posted By Transport3r
https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=7...

https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?t=71157

Have fun. But like Tcoat said, youíre playing with fire if you donít know what youíre doing.

I have used rom raider to edit the tables to...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-08-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,136
Posted By Transport3r
Correct

Correct
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-07-2021, 10:38 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,983
Posted By Transport3r
You guys are assuming a whole lot here. Sure...

You guys are assuming a whole lot here. Sure bolting the engine in will probably be fairly easy. Good luck getting the ECU to control it though. Or the car to talk to the new ECU. Engine swaps are...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-06-2021, 06:33 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 19,942
Posted By Transport3r
Yea but the race car driver in him probably...

Yea but the race car driver in him probably turned the fake engine noise off before putting it in gear
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-06-2021, 11:57 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 19,942
Posted By Transport3r
Dude calm down. Both Subaru and Toyota have said...

Dude calm down. Both Subaru and Toyota have said you can turn it off at every reveal event since November.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-05-2021, 10:46 PM
Replies: 718
Views: 63,690
Posted By Transport3r
I would love a twin in a vibrant chartreuse.

I would love a twin in a vibrant chartreuse.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-05-2021, 08:49 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 19,942
Posted By Transport3r
Man theyíre getting stuff done in the aftermarket!

Man theyíre getting stuff done in the aftermarket!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-04-2021, 04:18 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 18,483
Posted By Transport3r
Iím kinda torn between White and Neptune, but we...

Iím kinda torn between White and Neptune, but we need to see a Neptune one already!

Iím good on tRacK brEaD
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 06-03-2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3,052
Views: 299,467
Posted By Transport3r
Does it have a manual yet?

Does it have a manual yet?
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-02-2021, 05:35 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 19,942
Posted By Transport3r
Do you know thereís another winter after that...

Do you know thereís another winter after that right? And then another one. And then another one.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 06-02-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 262
Views: 19,942
Posted By Transport3r
Technically youíre correct. But theyíre...

Technically youíre correct. But theyíre functional, which was the point.
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