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Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 03-07-2019, 05:35 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
I thought you got it to work, but the quality...

I thought you got it to work, but the quality wasn't very good, with too much static.

I gave up on using a mic connected to the head unit, OEM or aftermarket. I must have bought 4 different mics...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 09-08-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
The 6V converter has 2 different color wires...

The 6V converter has 2 different color wires coming out of it. One should be the 6v side and the other should be 12V. Maybe switch the wires the other way. Also make sure the yellow RCA cables are...
Forum: Southern California 05-16-2018, 03:11 AM
Replies: 13,336
Views: 2,701,063
Posted By Akuma147
I took it to a local shop to get it patched, but...

I took it to a local shop to get it patched, but a few days later, the tpms light went on and sure enough it was still leaking air. I'll take it back to get it fixed, but still would rather have a...
Forum: Southern California 05-14-2018, 05:02 PM
Replies: 13,336
Views: 2,701,063
Posted By Akuma147
Does anybody have an OEM tire for sale? The...

Does anybody have an OEM tire for sale? The 215/45R17 Michelin Primacy HP. I have a nail in mine and not yet ready to buy brand new tires yet. I'm in Orange county. PM me if you have one for sale....
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 04-21-2018, 05:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 729
Posted By Akuma147
Fishing wire also works very well. Watch this...

Fishing wire also works very well. Watch this video:
How to remove and replace 86/BRZ/FRS Fender Garnishes/Vents - YouTube
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 03-08-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
Thanks for letting me know :) I'm glad I'm not...

Thanks for letting me know :)
I'm glad I'm not the only one having issues with taking that piece off. For the record, I did use the same pry tool. The right side is the one that was giving me...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 02-28-2018, 03:05 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
The first time I placed the tape on, it was...

The first time I placed the tape on, it was directly on top of the outside edge of the riser, and after putting the spoiler on, the tape would clearly be visible. Then I adjusted the tape to look...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 02-27-2018, 02:56 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
Ok, so I got it installed on Sunday, but there...

Ok, so I got it installed on Sunday, but there were a few difficulties. First, taking off the two plastic pieces on top of the spoiler, you have to be careful not to push your tool too far in,...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 02-21-2018, 02:06 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
Just got my risers in, and hope to get them...

Just got my risers in, and hope to get them installed this weekend. Is there a definite answer which method would be best to use for installation?
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 12-24-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 39,210
Posted By Akuma147
Thanks for the reply. Seems like there's no cheap...

Thanks for the reply. Seems like there's no cheap or easy solution.
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 12-22-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 39,210
Posted By Akuma147
I have a 2017 BRZ, with the led head lights and...

I have a 2017 BRZ, with the led head lights and tail lights. Would it be possible to make the turn signals in the headlights and taillights sequential? I'm thinking the PCB for the leds would need to...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 11-14-2017, 10:31 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
The risers looks amazing, I've been following...

The risers looks amazing, I've been following your thread since near the beginning, so definitely great to see it finally from to fruition. Massive props. Unfortunately, the price is out of my range,...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 10-12-2017, 12:56 PM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
Looking great! Can't wait to get these. Will...

Looking great! Can't wait to get these.
Will the final version have the Drambeenie imprint on them? I don't think it would look right if we're going for the OEM look.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 09-15-2017, 11:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,101
Posted By Akuma147
I bought the Nsidius kit and changed out their...

I bought the Nsidius kit and changed out their halogen bulb with an led one, because the 2017 models have LED tail lights and the 4th brake light came on a half second late.

I'm not entirely sure...
Forum: Cosmetic Modification (Interior/Exterior/Lighting) 09-01-2017, 04:21 AM
Replies: 584
Views: 125,423
Posted By Akuma147
Looking awesome! Eagerly awaiting release. Thanks...

Looking awesome! Eagerly awaiting release. Thanks for the inside rear view pics. I was worried the spoiler would block the rear view even more than the 3rd brake light, but it looks like it's a...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 08-16-2017, 03:42 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
The unit comes with a GPS antenna, the shark fin...

The unit comes with a GPS antenna, the shark fin is for the radio antenna. I haven't tried android auto so not sure about that. It doesn't matter because it is a full android unit, so android auto...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 08-08-2017, 02:38 AM
Replies: 19,048
Views: 7,474,369
Posted By Akuma147
Details on the car mount? Where did you purchase?...

Details on the car mount? Where did you purchase? Does it have fast charge?
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 08-07-2017, 02:37 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
Check your 6-pin connector, and make sure it's...

Check your 6-pin connector, and make sure it's plugged in all the way. That connector is for the rear speakers.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 07-04-2017, 02:34 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
Just follow my guide, everything is written so...

Just follow my guide, everything is written so that anyone with minimal knowledge of wiring can still do it. For the backup camera, you need to get the DROK 12V to 6V converter and wire it exactly as...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 07-03-2017, 05:25 AM
Replies: 2,517
Views: 448,041
Posted By Akuma147
Congrats! I came from a 2012 Elantra, :bellyroll:

Congrats! I came from a 2012 Elantra, :bellyroll:
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 06-29-2017, 10:44 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
:respekt: Awesome job trying this out for all of...

:respekt: Awesome job trying this out for all of us here on the forums! I might have to try this out. How is the sound quality of the mic? I haven't really used it with the original Starlink HU...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 06-29-2017, 02:09 AM
Replies: 19,048
Views: 7,474,369
Posted By Akuma147
Replaced the side markers with some led ones I...

Replaced the side markers with some led ones I got on ebay. It sticks out quite a bit, but because of the smoked finish, it's actually really dark and blends in with the fender, my pics are just...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 06-29-2017, 01:55 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
Good luck with the mic :bonk:

Good luck with the mic :bonk:
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 06-27-2017, 04:55 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 37,858
Posted By Akuma147
Sorry, not much help because I haven't done it,...

Sorry, not much help because I haven't done it, but look at this thread here:
http://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?p=923715

Also you can use the pinout here:...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 06-06-2017, 12:42 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
Recheck how you wired the DROK converter and make...

Recheck how you wired the DROK converter and make sure it matches my wiring. If the screen turns black when you put it in reverse, then the camera is either not being powered or there's no video...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 05-28-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 19,048
Views: 7,474,369
Posted By Akuma147
Vinyl Wrapped Fender Trim

The fender trim on the 2017 BRZ was a little dark on a DGM, so I vinyl wrapped it in metallic silver to make it pop out more.
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 05-27-2017, 06:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,214
Posted By Akuma147
Those are my pics on your vid, lol, it's cool if...

Those are my pics on your vid, lol, it's cool if you use them. Keep up with your Youtube videos, I've watched many of them and they're very informative. Thanks.
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 04-20-2017, 10:51 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
Joying removed the cd drive for the new models...

Joying removed the cd drive for the new models and I don't recommend getting the old models, they are a bit slow. If you're talking about playing music in general, then yes, you can play music...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 04-20-2017, 04:29 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
You can use this guide to see what the factory...

You can use this guide to see what the factory wires and pins are, so you'll be able to tell where to connect the wires. A different head unit will obviously use different wiring and connections, but...
Forum: DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Guides 04-20-2017, 04:10 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 70,210
Posted By Akuma147
Yes, you would need a way to connect a few wires...

Yes, you would need a way to connect a few wires together. In my guide and the pictures shown, I used butt connectors, to show that it can easily be done by anyone. You can solder wires together if...
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