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Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 10-16-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 380
Posted By DarkPira7e
Do a compression test and you'll know for sure. ...

Do a compression test and you'll know for sure. Sounds like you have probably lost compression from warping the heads
Forum: Member's Car Journals 10-15-2020, 05:52 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,473
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: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-15-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 561
Posted By DarkPira7e
I bought the CNT headers in 2016. Ran it until...

I bought the CNT headers in 2016. Ran it until 2018 with no issues. The guy I sold it to is still running it. This is through salt and corrosion as well.

Yes, it's not perfect. The collector...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 10-15-2020, 08:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 290
Posted By DarkPira7e
Maybe they didn't have a laptop to warn them...

Maybe they didn't have a laptop to warn them about danger to manifold, and your passenger side floor opened up.
Forum: GR86 General Topics 10-15-2020, 08:53 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 10,801
Posted By DarkPira7e
I love it. Things don't get as stale when you...

I love it. Things don't get as stale when you always have something to look forward to. It's a matter of perspective- I love having the chance to drive in deep snow and in negative temperatures. ...
Forum: CANADA 10-14-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,411
Posted By DarkPira7e
In the US, you can get tickets for aggressive...

In the US, you can get tickets for aggressive acceleration, which is a vague claus all in itself. I can't imagine losing traction on dry pavement in front of the police and not getting pulled over. ...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 10-14-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 317
Posted By DarkPira7e
Something I want be absolutely sure to bring up-...

Something I want be absolutely sure to bring up- newer cars are proactively reducing body roll, and are coming on lower profile tires more and more.
Part of this is that their gauge of the car's...
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-14-2020, 06:35 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By DarkPira7e
Sorry, I meant to say that there are better 6...

Sorry, I meant to say that there are better 6 cylinder engines, rather than specifically the V orientation.
Most everyone who is going to spend money on a swap isn't going to want to put a v into a...
Forum: Engine Swaps 10-13-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 712
Posted By DarkPira7e
I think it's just because there are far better v6...

I think it's just because there are far better v6 engines out there.

K swap on my opinion is the best swap. LS is cool but I would rather put an i4 because that's how it should've come from the...
Forum: Software Tuning 10-13-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 212
Posted By DarkPira7e
Run a 2" exhaust from the turbo back. Internal...

Run a 2" exhaust from the turbo back. Internal wastegate. Set all ignition tables to -40 to default them to crackle mode. Get an egt gauge. If your EGTs are hitting 1800, you should get crackle...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-13-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By DarkPira7e
Ned, you were responsible for educating the...

Ned, you were responsible for educating the Canadians. This falls back on you!
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-12-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 295
Posted By DarkPira7e
No hate, but this is almost akin to saying you've...

No hate, but this is almost akin to saying you've never heard of Greddy or HKS!
Forum: Northern California 10-12-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,403
Posted By DarkPira7e
I'm excited for mine to show up. My original...

I'm excited for mine to show up. My original build plan was to keep the car at a "safe" low 300s. My thinning hair and my nephew growing out of Fortnite have reminded me that life is too short for...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-12-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 326
Posted By DarkPira7e
You won't notice a power increase really. If you...

You won't notice a power increase really. If you just want to have the car rev in neutral quickly, it will accomplish that :)
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-12-2020, 06:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 337
Posted By DarkPira7e
Even if they seem neat at night, I'm going to...

Even if they seem neat at night, I'm going to wager that you'll be parking face forward against walls during the day.

Why not try? Worst case you're out $100 bucks and a couple hours of your time
Forum: Northern California 10-11-2020, 10:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,403
Posted By DarkPira7e
Using all of my karma for this revival. How...

Using all of my karma for this revival.

How many people are using the South end clutches and with what torque through them?
Just bought the stage 3 DD because as much as I love my Exedy stage 1,...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-11-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 131
Posted By DarkPira7e
Get your wheels balanced :)

Get your wheels balanced :)
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 10-11-2020, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 649
Posted By DarkPira7e
Bilstein struts would be a great upgrade

Bilstein struts would be a great upgrade
Forum: Subaru BRZ General Forum 10-11-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 382
Posted By DarkPira7e
I would stick with a 3 or 400tw tire class for...

I would stick with a 3 or 400tw tire class for several more track sessions honestly before moving onto a competitive tire. Upgrading to the 200tw category is going to also necessitate balance in...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-11-2020, 02:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 373
Posted By DarkPira7e
Ah yup. Then it's got to be the master cylinder....

Ah yup. Then it's got to be the master cylinder. Unless he's neglecting to mention that his clutch pedal is stuck to the floor
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-11-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 373
Posted By DarkPira7e
Maybe if not the master cylinder, the clutch fork...

Maybe if not the master cylinder, the clutch fork is getting very weak and only actuating intermittently, like a real fork that's been bent back and forth a bunch and is about to fail, but physically...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-11-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 451
Posted By DarkPira7e
What everyone is trying to tell you is that the...

What everyone is trying to tell you is that the cost for the vehicle is a down payment on a never ending project that you will be sustaining, not just owning. Like owning a plastic pool that has pin...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 10-11-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 373
Posted By DarkPira7e
This really sounds like the car just isn't...

This really sounds like the car just isn't allowing the clutch to separate from the flywheel. Bring it to a shop and let them diag/fix the issue.
Forum: Software Tuning 10-11-2020, 11:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 174
Posted By DarkPira7e
Right. Some people would try retarding the...

Right. Some people would try retarding the timing to make the car run like crap ie ghost cam, haha
Forum: Software Tuning 10-11-2020, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 174
Posted By DarkPira7e
Ghost cam time!

Ghost cam time!
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-10-2020, 02:46 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,657
Posted By DarkPira7e
That'd be so cool

That'd be so cool
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-10-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,657
Posted By DarkPira7e
God, I want to put a wing and aftermarket...

God, I want to put a wing and aftermarket headlights on my car, wrap it in camo, and see how many articles come up about my next model year whatever car they think it is.

With mystery comes...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 10-10-2020, 11:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 150
Posted By DarkPira7e
Depends on the width of the wheels. More than...

Depends on the width of the wheels. More than likely yes. Those are going to be tall as hell though. I'd stick with a 205/50 or 205/55
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 10-10-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 451
Posted By DarkPira7e
How much are you selling for?

How much are you selling for?
Forum: Forced Induction 10-10-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 188
Posted By DarkPira7e
Your drain seems pretty spot on. With that...

Your drain seems pretty spot on. With that setup, I really doubt oil draining is the problem. Depending on where you live and how your car is tuned, colder temperatures could be changing the...
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