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Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 01:00 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
I installed my own duckbill a couple weekends...

I installed my own duckbill a couple weekends back and admittedly, it was slightly terrifying. Didn't like the feeling of drilling into my brand new car. lol
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 12:57 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 40,618
Posted By Petah78
That is too bad. At least you were not hurt and...

That is too bad. At least you were not hurt and glad you are able to get into another Gen2 car so quickly.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 07:55 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 40,618
Posted By Petah78
Didn't you have a white base BRZ before?

Didn't you have a white base BRZ before?
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 07:31 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Can anyone confirm this? Sounds like BS to me...

Can anyone confirm this? Sounds like BS to me but just wanted to confirm.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) Yesterday, 07:10 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Oh i will. I bought 2 UOA kits already just this...

Oh i will. I bought 2 UOA kits already just this past weekend with my amsoil order from my local dealer. I used it once on my old BRZ because i wanted to see if an oil cooler was needed for my Gen1...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-15-2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Certainly plausible, and i hope your theory is...

Certainly plausible, and i hope your theory is correct for my own person self interest! :D

I am not going have my pick up checked, at least not yet. I am going to monitor via UOA and go from...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-15-2022, 09:54 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Just to make sure i am understanding your theory,...

Just to make sure i am understanding your theory, because there are small pieces of silicon in my oil filter, you are thinking that the smaller oil galleries, inside crank/rod journals, are NOT...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-14-2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Nada, looking from the top, i am only seeing...

Nada, looking from the top, i am only seeing light grey silicon around the timing cover.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-14-2022, 12:02 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Actually, the engine would have been subjected to...

Actually, the engine would have been subjected to high pressure/flow already, aka cold start up. But yes, heat cycling is missing from the equation.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-14-2022, 11:33 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
This statement is true. If this was...

This statement is true.




If this was the case, there is no need for an oil filter at all. I am sure there was enough flow to carry the debris/contaminates to the filter even at the "granny"...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-14-2022, 10:58 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Sorry for the delay, i had family in town for the...

Sorry for the delay, i had family in town for the past couple weeks thus the delay in surgery of the oil filter. Below are pics of my factory oil filter that was changed out @ 1k miles.

- There...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-13-2022, 10:01 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Thanks for sharing. What is the build date on...

Thanks for sharing. What is the build date on your unit?

Thanks.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-12-2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 44,255
Posted By Petah78
Not suggesting what you are saying is incorrect,...

Not suggesting what you are saying is incorrect, but if Suby engineers are so good, it wouldn't have taken decades to resolve head gaskets issues! :D Oh, and it took a total redesign to do it.
...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-12-2022, 08:59 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 44,255
Posted By Petah78
I ,too, appreciate all the data that has been...

I ,too, appreciate all the data that has been shared up until now, all great datapoints. Couple things to note:

- I have hypothesized that the new 5-sided pick up is suby's solution to deal with...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-11-2022, 10:28 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 44,255
Posted By Petah78
Thank you for the update. You are the first that...

Thank you for the update. You are the first that have reported no RTV in the pick up after dropping the pan. It's interesting how the RTV in the pan didn't get sucked up. Do you mind sharing the...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-10-2022, 11:06 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Yup, hence I am not planning to do anything, we...

Yup, hence I am not planning to do anything, we know too little about this right now. There are bunch of Gen2 track cars ripping around without issues. Is this RTV problem only applicable to a...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-10-2022, 09:53 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
110% agree, the car in the original state is...

110% agree, the car in the original state is always the best. However, while not ideal, resealing an engine during service is done all the time. I would much rather have a free flowing pick up than...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-10-2022, 07:32 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 44,255
Posted By Petah78
I noticed you are from Toronto dealer, which...

I noticed you are from Toronto dealer, which dealership is this? And how much will this cost you if no RTV is found? And if RTV is found, what then? I actually emailed Subaru Canada asking about...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-09-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Very very grey area IMO. I am going to email...

Very very grey area IMO. I am going to email Subaru Canada with that exact question and see what they say. I am perfectly capable of performing the work myself but will not do so IF i am chancing...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-09-2022, 09:25 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Here is another one. 12 21 build date ...

Here is another one. 12 21 build date

https://youtu.be/tmwchs1TFfE
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-09-2022, 07:47 AM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
I am sure some members just wanted to be helpful...

I am sure some members just wanted to be helpful and got enthusiastic, myself included. In my case, i was doing it on my phone and didn't see others have already replied. My apologies.

But IMO,...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-08-2022, 09:08 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
From stalking comments on YouTube videos and...

From stalking comments on YouTube videos and threads:

Justin - 12/21
Verus - 11/21
PhotoMike - 02/22

Having said that, I have read comments with build dates of 04/22 where RTV was found on...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-08-2022, 02:27 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
Not on this forum that I recall. But as others...

Not on this forum that I recall. But as others have mentioned versus engineering have also found silicon in their cars pick up which was documented on YouTube.
https://youtu.be/6x9LcdY1Cc4

And...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-08-2022, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1,082
Views: 127,993
Posted By Petah78
Thank you. Admittedly, Halo was my first choice...

Thank you. Admittedly, Halo was my first choice and MGM was my 2nd. But this showed up and i just jumped on it. But i have grown to love this color more than Halo.

Yes. Each brand only have...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-08-2022, 01:14 PM
Replies: 690
Views: 53,672
Posted By Petah78
This member:...

This member: https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showpost.php?p=3539287&postcount=428

Sorry, i don't know how to "mention" the actual member onto this thread.

EDIT: Trying out mention: justinco
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-08-2022, 11:51 AM
Replies: 1,082
Views: 127,993
Posted By Petah78
I order from 86Speed.com. I just checked though,...

I order from 86Speed.com. I just checked though, they do not have steel in stock.

https://86speed.com/2022-gr86-rear-duckbill-trunk-spoiler
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 08-08-2022, 10:26 AM
Replies: 1,082
Views: 127,993
Posted By Petah78
Installed my duckbill. Got to admit it was...

Installed my duckbill. Got to admit it was slightly terrifying drilling into the car.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 08-08-2022, 10:12 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,571
Posted By Petah78
The problem with air to oil cooler isn't just...

The problem with air to oil cooler isn't just leaks, you also run into problems with overcooling/longer heat up periods of the oil. In some cases, pending on your geographic location and model of...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-08-2022, 07:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 692
Posted By Petah78
I was thinking about this as well. This is not...

I was thinking about this as well. This is not Suby's first rodeo with RTV and their challenges with sealing a boxer engine. I feel the redesigned pick up is a balancing act between oil flow and...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 08-07-2022, 09:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 655
Posted By Petah78
I love my Gen2 BRZ (loved my gen1 as well) but...

I love my Gen2 BRZ (loved my gen1 as well) but the BRZ does not match the S2000 in terms of driver engagement. The revs, the sound, the connectivity, the open top experience….all just amounts to a...
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