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Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 07-20-2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 20,063
Posted By e1_griego
I had a buddy down below and I worked from up...

I had a buddy down below and I worked from up above, if i remember correctly.

I have a lift at home now, so if it happens again it should be easier to deal with.
Forum: Northwest 07-15-2021, 12:48 AM
Replies: 472
Views: 39,843
Posted By e1_griego
I canceled my entry yesterday for that TT...

I canceled my entry yesterday for that TT weekend on the 24th. With national tour and national pro, it's hard to go hard for a 3rd weekend in a row.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 07-08-2021, 10:01 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
I don't want to buy the car but I will if I have...

I don't want to buy the car but I will if I have to.

I don't work in stupid tech with monopoly money dollars to throw around to buy one and prep it and then write a letter to not class it in STX.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-29-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
lol just buy a $30k car so I can write a letter. ...

lol just buy a $30k car so I can write a letter.

That's nonsense.

I talked to a STAC member a few months ago about it, so that's where my info came from.

Either way, I'm not buying one...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 06-22-2021, 02:14 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
The conversation I've heard is STR the first year...

The conversation I've heard is STR the first year so they don't upset the STX applecart, which makes sense. If it does got to STX I'll (reluctantly) buy one since I suspect all the fun...
Forum: Northwest 06-11-2021, 02:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 157
Posted By e1_griego
Most of the clubs in the NW are good. Would...

Most of the clubs in the NW are good. Would highly recommend a trip to Packwood this summer -- if you like autocross it's the best venue in the region.

If you really like autocross sign up for...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-28-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
Great battle in STX (and even better in SSC) at...

Great battle in STX (and even better in SSC) at Spring Nats. Wish I was there
Forum: Northwest 05-25-2021, 08:21 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 39,843
Posted By e1_griego
I cracked off a mid 52. Hard to beat the march of...

I cracked off a mid 52. Hard to beat the march of progress with newer cars -- when I repaint the 240 and quit autocrossing the BRZ maybe i'll turn it into the car I run at the track. Would be really...
Forum: Northwest 05-22-2021, 11:55 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 39,843
Posted By e1_griego
sachu -- saw you out at the Ridge today but when...

sachu -- saw you out at the Ridge today but when i walked to your car I didn't see you.

Perfect day out there, lots of fun, and I love the new pavement for sure!
Forum: Northwest 05-06-2021, 03:16 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 39,843
Posted By e1_griego
Oh absolutely, just wanted to share. I'll...

Oh absolutely, just wanted to share.

I'll also admit that with all the big stock bushings in the car, I don't actually stress too much about alignments. I figure everything is so squishy that...
Forum: Northwest 05-06-2021, 02:44 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 39,843
Posted By e1_griego
Front toe doesn't change very much at all when...

Front toe doesn't change very much at all when you change camber, fwiw. I went from 2.5* to 4.5* on the alignment rack and the toe barely changed. I take out camber for long transits in my...
Forum: Northwest 05-06-2021, 01:54 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 39,843
Posted By e1_griego
I'm gonna do the Turn2 day at the Ridge on May...

I'm gonna do the Turn2 day at the Ridge on May 22nd I think.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-03-2021, 05:23 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
Yeah in the video I can watch the TC lights go...

Yeah in the video I can watch the TC lights go off when the CEL came on, then come back on, then go off, then come back on. All from the last sweeper into the 5 cone slalom before the finish.


I...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-03-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
I had a misfire code at the Fontana tour that...

I had a misfire code at the Fontana tour that taught me that when the CEL comes on midrun, the nannies can come back on. Hard lesson to learn on run #3 after a dirty #1 and #2....
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-03-2021, 01:35 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
Yes, just a long press to turn everything off....

Yes, just a long press to turn everything off. Never had an issue at all.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 05-02-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
I have never pedal danced.

I have never pedal danced.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-21-2021, 05:03 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
Yeah I ordered last week and got told the same.

Yeah I ordered last week and got told the same.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-19-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
I run mine at 29/27 too, -4.5* camber front and...

I run mine at 29/27 too, -4.5* camber front and about -2.2* in back.

It's a balance of overworking the shoulder and outright speed. For non-national events I try to run higher pressures to prolong...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-15-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3,911
Views: 689,665
Posted By e1_griego
Really fun battle at the Vegas Tour this weekend....

Really fun battle at the Vegas Tour this weekend.

Not sure if Kate or Jonathan Mudge post here but I had a great time despite dirty runs both days.
Forum: Northwest 03-26-2021, 08:15 PM
Replies: 2,345
Views: 439,086
Posted By e1_griego
Just cat guts flopping around. I was going to get...

Just cat guts flopping around. I was going to get the cat replaced but seeing if anyone has something in the mean time.

I have a couple weeks before I have to get it sorted.

edit: I yolo'd a...
Forum: Northwest 03-26-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 2,345
Views: 439,086
Posted By e1_griego
Anyone have a 2.5" catted front pipe (not stock)...

Anyone have a 2.5" catted front pipe (not stock) they want to sell?

My JDL blew up and it will be a few weeks til they are available according to the phone conversation I had with them.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-23-2021, 04:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,847
Posted By e1_griego
tony_r

tony_r
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-23-2021, 03:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,847
Posted By e1_griego
From reading seems like they're close to each...

From reading seems like they're close to each other but cr1 may get a few more heat cycles.

I ran a052s last year and am trying Cr1s this year. A few more heat cycles is a good tradeoff if it's...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-14-2021, 04:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By e1_griego
I have a pair of 7" 400# and a pair of 8" 400#,...

I have a pair of 7" 400# and a pair of 8" 400#, both 2.25".
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-14-2021, 01:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By e1_griego
You're prob gonna mess with the ride height...

You're prob gonna mess with the ride height anyway, and it's a coilover, so 1/4" spring difference is sort of a 'who cares.'

I have a pair of 2.25" 400# 7" (and also a pair of 8") hypercos I can...
Forum: Northwest 03-04-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 2,345
Views: 439,086
Posted By e1_griego
I've got one more set of 245/40r17 BFG Rival 1.5s...

I've got one more set of 245/40r17 BFG Rival 1.5s to sell.

These have probably 1000 street miles on them and maybe 60 autocross runs. Tread depth is just over 5/32", with a couple that have a bit...
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 02-19-2021, 10:50 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 123,108
Posted By e1_griego
VVT swap into an NA is mostly just wiring work,...

VVT swap into an NA is mostly just wiring work, and requires expensive aftermarket ecu.

I think a 2.5 swap NC is easier and ultimately is probably a better car to run. (source:I have a VVT swapped...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-27-2021, 09:11 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
I'm at 12.75" hub to fender --- could probably...

I'm at 12.75" hub to fender --- could probably stand to raise it a bit but meh.

Just under 25" ground to fender.

Car sits in the garage unless it's going to autocross so i'm less concerned...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-22-2021, 11:27 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
Yeah I knew the rule had been changed, just not...

Yeah I knew the rule had been changed, just not sure when -- I did my clutch before June 2020 so nothing missed on my part haha.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 01-21-2021, 11:53 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 15,390
Posted By e1_griego
When did the rule change to allow aftermarket? I...

When did the rule change to allow aftermarket? I know it did I'm just going to feel dumb if I didn't upgrade when I had the chance lol. I did an exedy oem replacement last winter with a new exedy...
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