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Forum: Software Tuning Yesterday, 12:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,039
Posted By ermax
I attempted similar stuff on my IS300 but if the...

I attempted similar stuff on my IS300 but if the input doesnít match what the ECU expects it freaks out. You say you donít like the DBW in the Twins, you should see how bad it is in the IS300 or the...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 04-10-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 473
Posted By ermax
Printing the recall instructions is even better....

Printing the recall instructions is even better. The original manual is a lot less detailed on the packing seal application. The recall instructions are dummy proof.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-03-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 782
Posted By ermax
I felt this car blipped inconsistently until I...

I felt this car blipped inconsistently until I switched to E85. Before E85 it would randomly give me the middle finger when doing a quick stab.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-03-2021, 08:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 782
Posted By ermax
When finding my seat position in any car I rotate...

When finding my seat position in any car I rotate my foot like Iím heel toeing and then move the seat back until my knee isnít on the wheel and gives my hands enough room to turn the wheel. You...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 04-01-2021, 07:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 782
Posted By ermax
My advice is to practice all the techniques you...

My advice is to practice all the techniques you would use on the track while daily driving. If they arenít second nature then they will always distract in the track. Also as others pointed out is to...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-30-2021, 09:41 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 130,339
Posted By ermax
Especially when that extra space is used for...

Especially when that extra space is used for larger valves. Most of the time when getting a displacement bump OEMs go with a longer stroke which negatively impacts high revs. Fortunately they didnít...
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-27-2021, 06:24 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 24,352
Posted By ermax
I was trying to find other footage of this...

I was trying to find other footage of this incident and found another Miata just casually looping another car off track. It does seem there isnít much concern for punting.
Forum: GR86 General Topics 03-26-2021, 06:47 AM
Replies: 198
Views: 15,714
Posted By ermax
You know what makes it look so good in that...

You know what makes it look so good in that render is that that Porsche Panamera wheel well arch is extended into the door a little rather than abruptly ending at the door like it does in reality.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-24-2021, 09:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,256
Posted By ermax
Good job. I hear some people say they have gained...

Good job. I hear some people say they have gained weight with covid but more often I hear about people loosing weight. Unfortunately I only got to work from home for about 3 weeks but while at home I...
Forum: Software Tuning 03-24-2021, 08:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,173
Posted By ermax
Okay Tcoat you had me cracking up over here....

Okay Tcoat you had me cracking up over here. Hahaha
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 03-24-2021, 08:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,128
Posted By ermax
I wouldnít bother. Even if itís a tinny fraction...

I wouldnít bother. Even if itís a tinny fraction of people that have failures I donít think itís worth the risk. When you go to sell it you can tell people it doesnít have the recall and then they...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 03-24-2021, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,670
Posted By ermax
Did the new rack include the EPS unit? If so, I...

Did the new rack include the EPS unit? If so, I wouldnít be surprised if it was only the coupler that was bad.
Forum: FR-S / BRZ vs.... 03-24-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,219
Posted By ermax
Agree on the sedan looking better. I remember...

Agree on the sedan looking better. I remember when I had my first kid and had to get my first sedan. I thought it would suck but found a 5MT IS300 and ended up loving it. There is something fun about...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 03-16-2021, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 455
Posted By ermax
That would be a hell of a sloppy oil change...

That would be a hell of a sloppy oil change considering how far that hole is away from the filler neck and filter. Could have had some other work done that left that oil behind though. Oil trapped in...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-16-2021, 12:31 AM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 130,339
Posted By ermax
Mine gains a minute every 10 mins.

Mine gains a minute every 10 mins.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 03-12-2021, 09:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,965
Posted By ermax
Resurfacing would lighten it which would cause it...

Resurfacing would lighten it which would cause it to drop revs faster not slower. But yeah resurfacing isnít going to change the mass enough to be noticeable. The rev hang is just the ECU doing itís...
Forum: Electronics | Audio | NAV | Infotainment 03-12-2021, 08:50 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,897
Posted By ermax
According to the product description it comes...

According to the product description it comes with a breakout cable for RCA pre amp connections.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 03-07-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 428
Posted By ermax
The part fails on all the Toyotaís but there...

The part fails on all the Toyotaís but there isnít much talk about it unless you search on Russian car forums and use Google to translate. My car started making the sound after my first autox with it...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 03-05-2021, 09:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 428
Posted By ermax
When they replaced the column did they also...

When they replaced the column did they also replace the EPS? If so then it was probably just the rubber coupler that was bad. Itís crazy they are doing such an expensive repair to replace a $5 rubber...
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 03-05-2021, 09:26 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,193
Posted By ermax
I think that was his point.

I think that was his point.
Forum: Off-Topic Lounge [WARNING: NO POLITICS] 03-03-2021, 12:06 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,193
Posted By ermax
You see some crazy shit on Reddit where the...

You see some crazy shit on Reddit where the children congregate. Itís terrifying to think that these children represent our future.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 03-03-2021, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,691
Views: 130,339
Posted By ermax
Iíd be willing to bet the opening is identical as...

Iíd be willing to bet the opening is identical as is most of the car.
Forum: Tracking / Autocross / HPDE / Drifting 03-03-2021, 08:54 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,348
Posted By ermax
Just curious, does RaceChrono have a CSV export...

Just curious, does RaceChrono have a CSV export which you could then import into MoTeC i2C Pro or McLaren Atlas? These are very powerful tools used by F1 teams and as a sim racer Iím used to using...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-02-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,161
Posted By ermax
I assume you are quoting me. My core group of...

I assume you are quoting me. My core group of friends all met racing so I toss out their opinions because we are all %100 on the same page regarding manuals. Iím referring to family members and...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-02-2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,161
Posted By ermax
Haha?

Haha?
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-02-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,161
Posted By ermax
Manufactures would rather make one platform so as...

Manufactures would rather make one platform so as long as manual buyers arenít walking away and refusing to settle for an auto then they will continue to only put autos on the lot and then pretend...
Forum: Other Vehicles & General Automotive Discussions 03-02-2021, 06:59 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,161
Posted By ermax
Ive talked to so many people that want a manual...

Ive talked to so many people that want a manual but when they canít find one on a lot they end up settling for an auto. They want a manual but not enough to fight for one. Itís crazy to think these...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 02-28-2021, 05:33 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,965
Posted By ermax
That is some intense knocking. The bearing must...

That is some intense knocking. The bearing must be entirely pounded out to be that noisy. I find it really strange nothing is in the oil. Did you simply pull the stick to check for material or did...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-27-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,068
Posted By ermax
Speaking of bad gas mileage. I just calculated my...

Speaking of bad gas mileage. I just calculated my MPG on a full tank and got 18.9mpg on E85. I mostly drive my car like I stole it so Iím sure I could do better but Iím curious what others are...
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 02-27-2021, 07:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,068
Posted By ermax
e85 questions

Yep I spent a few years dealing with starting problems but finally got a chance to play with the cranking tables and now it starts first try all the time. Iím in Florida and the lowest Iíve cranked...
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