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Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 08-10-2022, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 254
Posted By Grady
I Like the idea of draining the oil cooler but...

I Like the idea of draining the oil cooler but access is not feasible where I mounted mine. It is behind the AVO intercooler but in front of the radiator. I change the oil regularly anyway so the oil...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 08-05-2022, 08:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 238
Posted By Grady
If it truly does not have any evidence of being...

If it truly does not have any evidence of being hit I would push for warranty. Impossible to tell from a picture it it has physical damage or manufacturing defect. It is a no lose situation to ask...
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 08-02-2022, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 296
Posted By Grady
The wing is easily removed. As far as the holes...

The wing is easily removed. As far as the holes not so easy to deal with if you are unwilling to repaint the trunk. One option is the Verus duck tail spoiler. It actually does function.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 07-28-2022, 07:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 268
Posted By Grady
I am sorry but the correct way is to hold it with...

I am sorry but the correct way is to hold it with an alien wrench and torque the nut with a torque wrench.

FYI I did use an impact on mine it is easier.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 07-28-2022, 07:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 386
Posted By Grady
Why? Just buy a WRX.

Why? Just buy a WRX.
Forum: Forced Induction 07-26-2022, 12:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 164
Posted By Grady
The water that goes through the turbo is its own...

The water that goes through the turbo is its own cavity. I would have thought they would have caught a crack when rebuilding. I would look other places first.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 07-24-2022, 05:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 231
Posted By Grady
It’s an AN fitting, 99.9% of the time there is no...

It’s an AN fitting, 99.9% of the time there is no issue if torqed correct. If you are having issues I would add Seco seal to it.

You say you are getting air intrusion without fluid leaking? Sound...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-20-2022, 09:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 617
Posted By Grady
There is no car that is worth it! The question is...

There is no car that is worth it! The question is do you want it and can you afford it. Unless you want to send me your financials only you can answer that question.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-09-2022, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Grady
Or save up and go BBK!

Or save up and go BBK!
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 07-08-2022, 08:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 163
Posted By Grady
We need a log when the car is acting up. It may...

We need a log when the car is acting up. It may point to the culprit or just help us eliminate what it is not.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 07-08-2022, 08:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Grady
Corrosion there is no issue. It is if it is...

Corrosion there is no issue. It is if it is inside the calipers that is different. I would clean it up, treat it and move on.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 07-03-2022, 01:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 273
Posted By Grady
Install sensor, run into wall at 50 see if the...

Install sensor, run into wall at 50 see if the airbag deploys.

Chances are Subaru nor Toyota makes the sensor. Look for a manufactures part number on the old and new sensor. Guarantee they are...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance (Oil, Fluids, Break-In, Servicing) 06-30-2022, 09:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 646
Posted By Grady
I agree with everyone else here. If you have...

I agree with everyone else here. If you have mechanical fabrication skills and tooling then yes you can put your own setup together with no issues. If not buy a pre made kit it will be less expensive...
Forum: Wheels | Tires | Spacers | Hub -- Sponsored by The Tire Rack 06-27-2022, 06:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 644
Posted By Grady
Mostly street and some track you can not go wrong...

Mostly street and some track you can not go wrong with MPS4s. Not the least expensive to purchase but in the long run price is reasonable.
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-27-2022, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 288
Posted By Grady
how do you know you are having a misfire? What...

how do you know you are having a misfire? What injectors did you replace?(PI, DI or Both?). Being modified I would look at the tune first.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-27-2022, 06:08 PM
Replies: 23,811
Views: 6,338,732
Posted By Grady
:barf: Not saying Lexus are ugly but if I...

:barf:

Not saying Lexus are ugly but if I wanted a Lexus look I would have bought one.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-27-2022, 06:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,349
Posted By Grady
Nope the Tesla owns that group now.

Nope the Tesla owns that group now.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 06-24-2022, 09:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 200
Posted By Grady
Looks like the right part to me.

Looks like the right part to me.
Forum: BRZ First-Gen (2012+) -- General Topics 06-23-2022, 10:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 462
Posted By Grady
Saw a Camaro at a HPDE day once with spiked lug...

Saw a Camaro at a HPDE day once with spiked lug nuts. When I was torquing my lugs he asked me what I had in my hand and what was I doing. OP donít be that guy!
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-22-2022, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 367
Posted By Grady
You should be ok. Everything in the engine...

You should be ok. Everything in the engine compartment should be IP65 or greater. I personally do not cover anything when cleaning my engine but do not use a pressure washer.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-18-2022, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Grady
On the hub I would take it off and feel it. If it...

On the hub I would take it off and feel it. If it is early damage you will have a better chance of feeling the damage over hearing it. It should be smooth as you rotate it if you feel any roughness I...
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-17-2022, 10:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Grady
Yes, hubs are tough but a hit like that can dent...

Yes, hubs are tough but a hit like that can dent the race and you will have an early failure.
Forum: Forced Induction 06-17-2022, 08:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,311
Posted By Grady
I did it!

I did it!
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-17-2022, 07:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By Grady
You are the only one that can answer that. Take...

You are the only one that can answer that. Take it apart and inspect for damage, replace any part that is damaged.
Forum: Suspension | Chassis | Brakes -- Sponsored by 949 Racing 06-16-2022, 03:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 13,235
Posted By Grady
Ride hight would be correlated to bag pressure....

Ride hight would be correlated to bag pressure. Spring rate would be bag diameter/volume.
Forum: Engine, Exhaust, Transmission 06-11-2022, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By Grady
I would trust your OBD reading of 250 and that is...

I would trust your OBD reading of 250 and that is not bad. Where are you reading oil temp from your other gauge? 270 pre oil cooler is not terrible ether.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-08-2022, 10:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,689
Posted By Grady
I will have to say mine is probably final form....

I will have to say mine is probably final form. More because I have a new car to throw money at.
Forum: Scion FR-S / Toyota 86 GT86 General Forum 06-03-2022, 03:13 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,128
Posted By Grady
Yep you will never get that time back! I keep...

Yep you will never get that time back! I keep reading thinking I will find out what the real story is.

It is worse than seeing a new thread and then 2 pages into it you realize it was started in...
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-03-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 515
Posted By Grady
So you calling me an A-Hole?

So you calling me an A-Hole?
Forum: Issues | Warranty | Recalls / TSB 06-02-2022, 10:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 549
Posted By Grady
Totaled, time to part out. Your choices are...

Totaled, time to part out.

Your choices are to repair or replace. You can cut that one off to avoid shortening the harness. As above find any battery terminal end. If you do not have access to a...
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