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Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) Today, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By CSG Mike
Yes, but most people just "live with...

Yes, but most people just "live with it".
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) Today, 07:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 156
Posted By CSG Mike
That's a 7SN

That's a 7SN
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... Today, 04:38 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 18,861
Posted By CSG Mike
Miatas generally have more room than s2ks, and...

Miatas generally have more room than s2ks, and even more so with buckets.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-21-2020, 04:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,217
Posted By CSG Mike
Without the original innovator, the knockoff...

Without the original innovator, the knockoff can't exist.

It's like the signs some shops have that say "if you keep purchasing all your parts from Amazon, one day, we won't be around to install...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-21-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By CSG Mike
lack of rotation

lack of rotation
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-21-2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By CSG Mike
M0nk3y I can see you don't pedal dance. Try...

M0nk3y I can see you don't pedal dance. Try pedal dancing and see if the car feels more natural to you. The E-diff and EBD is intervening, and I can see it in hogpen too.

Yes, C2 is made for the...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-20-2020, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3,953
Views: 792,254
Posted By CSG Mike
I've seen some crack/tear even at the 5 year...

I've seen some crack/tear even at the 5 year mark. It's usually not how you drive it, but where you live and store the car.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-20-2020, 11:58 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,342
Posted By CSG Mike
My understanding is it was discontinued due to a...

My understanding is it was discontinued due to a lot of failures.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-20-2020, 11:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By CSG Mike
Remember, those friction numbers and graphs...

Remember, those friction numbers and graphs published really mean nothing, because they're peak frictions at any given temp. The graphs and friction number tell nothing of how a pad responds, how...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-20-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By CSG Mike
Depending on the type of ramp you want, try the...

Depending on the type of ramp you want, try the C2 or C21 for the 9660. If you want even more bang for the buck, swap for 9668, because the pads go from 18mm to 25mm (~5mm of that is backing plate)...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-20-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 3,953
Views: 792,254
Posted By CSG Mike
Alignment, and replace any worn bushings, if any.

Alignment, and replace any worn bushings, if any.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-20-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By CSG Mike
If ABS is intervening during trail braking, then...

If ABS is intervening during trail braking, then you're not trail braking, but rather, threshold braking.

If you get even temps with -5 camber, youre way too low.

C43 yes, C42, I don't think...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-20-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,342
Posted By CSG Mike
discontinued afaik.

discontinued afaik.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-20-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 3,953
Views: 792,254
Posted By CSG Mike
Flex Z are definitely street oriented coilovers. ...

Flex Z are definitely street oriented coilovers. Unless you're super slammed, stock endlinks will be fine.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-20-2020, 12:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 504
Posted By CSG Mike
Funny you say this. It's very easy to make a...

Funny you say this.

It's very easy to make a high friction high temp pad. It's very difficult (and expensive) to make a low friction high temp pad.

If those 3 pads are your standards, the C2...
Forum: Forced Induction 10-19-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 3,958
Views: 907,701
Posted By CSG Mike
It should not take that long, and boost *can* be...

It should not take that long, and boost *can* be affected by the tune, although normally it shouldn't be.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 10-19-2020, 06:25 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 18,861
Posted By CSG Mike
Try the s2k with the airbox cover off. ...

Try the s2k with the airbox cover off.

Acceleration in the s2k is worse than the 86 or ND, except when you're in VTEC. In VTEC, acceleration is on par with a header/e85 brz.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-16-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 740
Posted By CSG Mike
Same for cars. For anyone serious about...

Same for cars.

For anyone serious about performance, I recommend 25 hours or 10k miles, whichever comes first.

Although the dampers are almost certainly degraded, a more relaxed schedule could...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-14-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 52,581
Posted By CSG Mike
One day, someone will fund some dyno time and...

One day, someone will fund some dyno time and purchase both headers to back to back test on the same dyno!

I would do it the same way i purchasd 5 ace headers for my own testing, but I'm turbo...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-14-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 72,419
Posted By CSG Mike
If it behaves as expected, then no damage! ...

If it behaves as expected, then no damage!

Otherwise there would be no way to tell without disassembling the damper.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-14-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 52,581
Posted By CSG Mike
With equally top shelf tunes, the Ace still makes...

With equally top shelf tunes, the Ace still makes more power over a wider powerband, and also weighs less, so when you want the absolute best, yes.

Many folks will spend the difference on the JDL...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-14-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 175,118
Posted By CSG Mike
What you need is not more stopping power, but...

What you need is not more stopping power, but more fade resistance. Your symptoms are that of brake fade, where the fluid is good, caliper is good, but pad is overheated, so you get resistance on...
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-14-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 72,419
Posted By CSG Mike
It definitely should have a stopping point for...

It definitely should have a stopping point for "maximum" damping. However, the full range is more than 20 clicks, so its possible you may not have gone all the way. Only the top 16 clicks are...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-14-2020, 02:15 AM
Replies: 283
Views: 52,581
Posted By CSG Mike
They also spent a lot more time tuning the JDL! ...

They also spent a lot more time tuning the JDL!

Solid header.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 10-13-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,226
Posted By CSG Mike
Typically it's the ones with some mods; the stock...

Typically it's the ones with some mods; the stock ones I think know they're not gonna really have a shot against a Supra from a roll.

The funnier part to me is usually i'll just start in 5th or...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 10-13-2020, 01:53 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,226
Posted By CSG Mike
It's funny you say that. I frequently have CTRs...

It's funny you say that. I frequently have CTRs trying to roll with the Supra :lol:
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-13-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 618
Posted By CSG Mike
It'll depend on the venue and driver skill/balls!

It'll depend on the venue and driver skill/balls!
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-12-2020, 03:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By CSG Mike
oops. I meant stiffen the rear, or soften the...

oops. I meant stiffen the rear, or soften the front.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-12-2020, 12:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By CSG Mike
your temps are at equilibrium, but high. Won't...

your temps are at equilibrium, but high. Won't take much to overheat from here. Even just a little more driver mod will do it. The trackspec vents will help immensely.


Try softening that rear...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 10-09-2020, 02:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 867
Posted By CSG Mike
1. Normal to have dry catch cans. 2. Nope 3....

1. Normal to have dry catch cans.
2. Nope
3. unlikely without a money shift or oil pressure loss
4. Better pads is plenty until you KNOW you need more brake.
5. No need to upgrade unless you feel...
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