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Today, 05:37 AM
Replies: 13
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Posted By MrBlah

I kept breaking flex pipes on my track car, put...

I kept breaking flex pipes on my track car, put in a solid lower a couple weeks ago and the vibrations at startup are pretty incredible, I was not expecting there to be that much! I don't really...
06-18-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

For the history buff, that little old gas station...

For the history buff, that little old gas station / ghost town made an appearance in Killers Three back in 1968

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9xdbLQgjHs
06-18-2019, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

It's my wife's car a few years until the warranty...

It's my wife's car a few years until the warranty expires then it's getting a supercharger and some fat tires, these things can fit 255's easily. We finished break in on the way to tail of the...
06-18-2019, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

funny you mention the BRZ as I just picked up a...

funny you mention the BRZ as I just picked up a 86 TRD edition a couple weeks ago, the car is a ton of fun! We cross shopped the miata and mustang but solid roof and light weight won me over.
06-17-2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,617
Posted By MrBlah

do you already have track experience? and if...

do you already have track experience? and if yes, do you value laptime over session count on tires?
06-10-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

how are you liking the st47 pads? I am really...

how are you liking the st47 pads? I am really happy with mine so far, I was instructing a student at the last event, and focusing on him so I was driving at 9/10th and I did not do as many sessions...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-09-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 25,779
Posted By MrBlah

well if you are absolutely sure the crank damper...

well if you are absolutely sure the crank damper is not failed inside, then it might be your pulley slipping on the shaft, it would have to slip a LOT to throw those codes though, or a grossly...
Forum: JCW Garage
06-08-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 25,779
Posted By MrBlah

To fix your Chrono code issue, install the nav...

To fix your Chrono code issue, install the nav unit, use ncsexpert to dump the config. Print screen the options install the Chrono and use ncsexpert to make the options match the nav, that will fix...
06-07-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By MrBlah

what zip code?

what zip code?
06-04-2019, 06:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,760
Posted By MrBlah

I've owned multiple r53 and r56, I went back to...

I've owned multiple r53 and r56, I went back to an r53 for my track car. Much more reliable than the newer minis, but it is not as fast on the track but they are more fun
...
05-30-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

I ran 2, 3 and 4 of those options and settled on...

I ran 2, 3 and 4 of those options and settled on dumping as much air onto the caliper area as I could, big bumper cut out and duct with short run and small cut in the fender loner. I was worried it...
05-21-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,105
Posted By MrBlah

the jcw rear section can stlll be ordered and...

the jcw rear section can stlll be ordered and it's cheap
05-21-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

I marked my tires/wheels and they have not moved...

I marked my tires/wheels and they have not moved on me, but i'm not running hoosiers, and the 949racing wheels have knurling in the bead area. Some of my friends have seen movement, one moved enough...
05-21-2019, 05:14 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

I went back and looked at my logs, it was the...

I went back and looked at my logs, it was the ST43 that glazed up when they ran too cool, not the bp30.

On the subject of lug bolts, autocrossing & constant tire changing got old quick! I put...
05-18-2019, 12:46 PM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

I have huge brake ducts, at nccar (easy on...

I have huge brake ducts, at nccar (easy on brakes) I have to block them off or the bp30 will lay down pad material on the rotors and lose a lot of torque. They never act up on the street with the...
04-26-2019, 03:16 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,345
Posted By MrBlah

Ok thanks, I was not aware you had a stroke motor...

Ok thanks, I was not aware you had a stroke motor too I'm trying to find a Dyno of a stock bottom end with TVs
04-25-2019, 05:21 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,345
Posted By MrBlah

you dont have a before/after dyno vs the eaton do...

you dont have a before/after dyno vs the eaton do you?
04-22-2019, 01:14 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,807
Posted By MrBlah

Ahh I figured you were setup for stx, at least...

Ahh I figured you were setup for stx, at least -2.5 up front. I can't afford to autocross on 0 front camber
04-20-2019, 06:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 15,345
Posted By MrBlah

do they even allow those at the track? I wonder...

do they even allow those at the track? I wonder how many hpde sessions a tank would last, bet that is more expensive
04-20-2019, 05:57 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,807
Posted By MrBlah

that is a lot of pressure for re71, are you...

that is a lot of pressure for re71, are you camber limited? On my stx car I ran -2.8 up front and was able to get the pressure down to low 30's the grip was much better.

I switched to SMF and have...
Forum: JCW Garage
04-03-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By MrBlah

you need to stick with pre facelift or post...

you need to stick with pre facelift or post facelift the gear ratios changed and it will cause problems if you swap a late trans into an early car

you can always take the LSD out and just swap that
04-01-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 830
Posted By MrBlah

I set mine to only turn green if I'm over 3800,...

I set mine to only turn green if I'm over 3800, it's a downshift indicator, if it's not green I downshift if it's red I upshift.

The new shiftx2 or is it 3 has a gear indicator too
03-27-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 6,498
Posted By MrBlah

I am looking forward to it

I am looking forward to it
03-27-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2,893
Views: 127,255
Posted By MrBlah

I run in open anywhere passing groups and some...

I run in open anywhere passing groups and some that are wheels straight with a point
03-27-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,706
Posted By MrBlah

I did not ask for a replacement or refund I take...

I did not ask for a replacement or refund I take my cars to the track and failures are part of life
03-24-2019, 04:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,219
Posted By MrBlah

the springs were an option, not all had them

the springs were an option, not all had them
03-24-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,706
Posted By MrBlah

got worried, looked at my street/autocross car...

got worried, looked at my street/autocross car (STX) and it was starting to fail too, these things were basically brand new
...
03-24-2019, 11:23 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,706
Posted By MrBlah

Loctite wont help, the urethane failed I...

Loctite wont help, the urethane failed

I put my car on the lift, this fell out, I had no idea it had failed the weight of the car was keeping it in place, good thing I was not aggressive on the...
03-24-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,706
Posted By MrBlah

they only lasted me a few months, my street car...

they only lasted me a few months, my street car had the same set and they failed too but I caught it before they became two parts.

I have greene performance camber plates on my track car, and...
03-24-2019, 08:03 AM
Replies: 1,736
Views: 94,479
Posted By MrBlah

I had read somewhere they tax older cars heavily,...

I had read somewhere they tax older cars heavily, I travel a lot for work, japan has been by far my favorite destination. I am not sure I could live in a city like tokyo but the train service sure...
03-24-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,706
Posted By MrBlah

when the poly starts to fail the center part will...

when the poly starts to fail the center part will move more than the outer section, the friction makes them fail even faster. I put my car on the lift and the the whole thing separated and dropped...
03-23-2019, 05:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,706
Posted By MrBlah

that's about all I got out of them. Watch out,...

that's about all I got out of them. Watch out, I had 2 sets and both failed, the red polyurethane tears and once it starts to move they fail fast
03-23-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 427
Posted By MrBlah

if an abs sensor is bad you get an abs fault.

if an abs sensor is bad you get an abs fault.
03-23-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By MrBlah

I would find an independent dealer, mini chains...

I would find an independent dealer, mini chains replace vs fix, independents will give you more options & info
03-23-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,219
Posted By MrBlah

interested in the airbox if you ship to 27330

interested in the airbox if you ship to 27330
03-23-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By MrBlah

it's called a MOSFET and you can google to see...

it's called a MOSFET and you can google to see pictures of the mini ecu and what a fried mosfet looks like. absolutely nothing to do with tunes. I cant say what caused the OP's ecu to fail because...
03-23-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 579
Posted By MrBlah

actually they do fry, the injector drivers and...

actually they do fry, the injector drivers and ignition drivers are known to fail, and it is unrelated to tunes
03-21-2019, 10:38 AM
Replies: 2,893
Views: 127,255
Posted By MrBlah

Tons of clubs run vir, BMW, Porsche, Audi,...

Tons of clubs run vir, BMW, Porsche, Audi, mustang, more than I can list or even know.

I like thscc and trackclubusa
03-20-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2,893
Views: 127,255
Posted By MrBlah

Yes, they even let non club members run if it's...

Yes, they even let non club members run if it's not a sold out event
03-18-2019, 09:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 606
Posted By MrBlah

the OEM hubs have a lip that is too tall, a 10mm...

the OEM hubs have a lip that is too tall, a 10mm spacer wont sit flush, you have to take about 1mm off the hub so it will sit flush.

afaik these are not really hubcentric, I have ran without hub...
03-17-2019, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 940
Posted By MrBlah

get some used wheels for real winter tires, all...

get some used wheels for real winter tires, all seasons do no seasons well
03-17-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 606
Posted By MrBlah

is this why the SMF autocross cars run big...

is this why the SMF autocross cars run big spacers and 275 front tires that stick out 6-8 " ?

OP, I run 10-15mm on my track car to keep the tire from hitting my coilovers, same spot yours will it...
03-16-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,058
Posted By MrBlah

Steering wheel cover

anyone know where I can get a replacement cover for a facelift steering wheel? something like this that is stiched on

http://mewanten.com/10453/10462/10489/product-detail_65.html
Forum: JCW Garage
03-03-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,304
Posted By MrBlah

I might have got my cars mixed up, no boost gauge...

I might have got my cars mixed up, no boost gauge on it to tell now
Forum: JCW Garage
03-03-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,304
Posted By MrBlah

could be? I thought that was normal for a...

could be? I thought that was normal for a factory jcw setup, but I'm not worried about it, no abnormal noise and no wear noticeable when I changed the oil
Forum: Suspension
03-03-2019, 09:22 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,940
Posted By MrBlah

with who? I've done TT with scca and I might do a...

with who? I've done TT with scca and I might do a couple with nasa this year.
Forum: Suspension
03-03-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,940
Posted By MrBlah

what racing would you be doing if you do it?

what racing would you be doing if you do it?
03-03-2019, 06:29 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,362
Posted By MrBlah

still want it back

still want it back
03-03-2019, 06:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,766
Posted By MrBlah

mine is finished,I had to use the german...

mine is finished,I had to use the german instructions for facelift cars, the pinouts are different
03-02-2019, 06:34 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,362
Posted By MrBlah

would love to know how you added more pops &...

would love to know how you added more pops & bangs, I have an rmw tune on my track car and I lost all the pops/bangs, I would really like to get them back (yes I have asked)
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