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Forum: The Hangout   Yesterday, 09:39 PM
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Posted By boo-key
Okay yeah, I remember reading up on that one when...

Okay yeah, I remember reading up on that one when I chose mine. If I remember correctly, it and the kicker one I have were pretty much the only 2 options to fit under the seat in the powered sub...
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   04-19-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,393
Posted By boo-key
Only 3 more weeks away! Anybody else want in on...

Only 3 more weeks away! Anybody else want in on this?
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-19-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 84
Posted By boo-key
Contact wilwood and ask them. Only they know...

Contact wilwood and ask them. Only they know their brake kits best and surely didn't design it to trigger abs under normal braking. Also make sure you didn't damage one of your abs tooth rings.
Forum: The Hangout   04-18-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By boo-key
Zip ties is a little less redneck.

Zip ties is a little less redneck.
Forum: The Hangout   04-18-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 94
Posted By boo-key
They need to replace it for free!!!

They need to replace it for free!!!
Forum: The Hangout   04-17-2015, 09:57 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 32,464
Posted By boo-key
Which sub did you get?

Which sub did you get?
Forum: New Member Intros   04-16-2015, 11:50 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,211
Posted By boo-key
Update on the trans mount and blast plates. I've...

Update on the trans mount and blast plates. I've had it all put back together a few days now and am getting some noises I'm not too crazy about. When the engine is under a load such as the a/c...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   04-11-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 461
Posted By boo-key
Cobb makes a good one.

Cobb makes a good one.
Forum: Wrxtuners Help Desk   04-09-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 233
Posted By boo-key
Posted in wrong section.

Posted in wrong section.
Forum: New Member Intros   04-02-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,211
Posted By boo-key
Not hard at all. Support the trans with a jack,...

Not hard at all. Support the trans with a jack, jack stand, or whatever you have, remove the trans to trans mount bolts, and remove the cross member bolts to drop the cross member and trans mount as...
Forum: New Member Intros   04-02-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,211
Posted By boo-key
Well, I'm not sure cause I don't have the car...

Well, I'm not sure cause I don't have the car all back together yet. The stuff I used is 3m windo-weld which is pretty much urethane in a tube. It is also still drying. According to the diy I...
Forum: New Member Intros   04-01-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,211
Posted By boo-key
I did a thing today. DIY group n trans mount....

I did a thing today. DIY group n trans mount. I'll just let the pics do the explaining.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-31-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By boo-key
Here's mine but, what Keith mentioned (lgt gear...

Here's mine but, what Keith mentioned (lgt gear set) is probably a stronger option.
Forum: The Hangout   03-31-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 238
Posted By boo-key
This thread is doomed for deletion.

This thread is doomed for deletion.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   03-31-2015, 11:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,141
Posted By boo-key
Okay, sounds legit. Didn't mean to worry you. I...

Okay, sounds legit. Didn't mean to worry you. I just always hover around 200-205. Maybe mines on the high side.
Forum: New Member Intros   03-31-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,211
Posted By boo-key
Got my trans out today and put the blast plates...

Got my trans out today and put the blast plates on. It wasn't really as hard as I thought. Fidrat , you could have totally done this! I did have 2 mishaps though. First I broke a stud on the turbo...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   03-31-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,141
Posted By boo-key
If that's as hot as you get then your over...

If that's as hot as you get then your over cooling!
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   03-29-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By boo-key
No Cobb tune for a fmic.

No Cobb tune for a fmic.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   03-29-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By boo-key
There is no Cobb of the shelf tune for your mods....

There is no Cobb of the shelf tune for your mods. You will need a custom tune from a tuner.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   03-28-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By boo-key
Glad you pulled the trigger and are happy with...

Glad you pulled the trigger and are happy with the results!
Forum: The Hangout   03-28-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 32,464
Posted By boo-key
Did a little resealing and painting while some...

Did a little resealing and painting while some stuff is out of my car. Before and afters.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   03-27-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 235
Posted By boo-key
No. Look for black soot build up around the...

No. Look for black soot build up around the connection, moisture dripping, or try to feel for it without burning your hand.
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   03-27-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 338
Posted By boo-key
I suggest epic engineering springs. I have them...

I suggest epic engineering springs. I have them and love em'!
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-27-2015, 04:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 496
Posted By boo-key
I'm currently installing some blast plates. I...

I'm currently installing some blast plates. I don't think them alone will make you "launch ready". I still don't plan on launching after the install. They are more of a added insurance thing for me....
Forum: The Hangout   03-24-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 775
Views: 32,464
Posted By boo-key
Started removing my transmission today.

Started removing my transmission today.
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-23-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By boo-key
I don't know about the 15'$ but, I'd $ay their...

I don't know about the 15'$ but, I'd $ay their maintenance i$ $imilar to the previou$ model$. Let'$ $ee here you gotta buy premium fuel. A LOT of that will be u$ed if delivering pizza$ in the car....
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   03-22-2015, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By boo-key
You really should go ahead and either pull the...

You really should go ahead and either pull the trigger on a blanket or modify your stock heat shield cause that Cobb one alone is doing almost nothing for stopping heat. Most aftermarket shields are...
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-22-2015, 08:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By boo-key
How about one on the Subaru 5mt tranny and why...

How about one on the Subaru 5mt tranny and why they break, how to keep from breaking them, launching techniques, and such? That would be sweet!
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-21-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 345
Posted By boo-key
Super info! Well done!

Super info! Well done!
Forum: Drag Strip Tech   03-21-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By boo-key
This is a totally new tranny than the older...

This is a totally new tranny than the older weaker one. They say this one is stronger. I hope so!
Forum: Parts For Sale (WRX-specific)   03-20-2015, 03:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 290
Posted By boo-key
A good pressure tester and a bottle of soapy...

A good pressure tester and a bottle of soapy water works just as well if not better and is MUCH cheaper ;) I have unlimited access to a smoke tester but, never had much luck with it. Maybe it was...
Forum: Parts For Sale (WRX-specific)   03-19-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 290
Posted By boo-key
Boost leak testers

After seeing so many recommendations for boost leak test, I have decided to make some testers. People get raped by shops for such a simple test that can solve many problems. I have made 3 versions....
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-19-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 353
Posted By boo-key
1900 for a ppg 5mt tranny is a steal, even with a...

1900 for a ppg 5mt tranny is a steal, even with a core. I don't think you can even buy the gears alone for that much. If you don't mind pm me some more info on this guy. I'm interested.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   03-18-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 494
Posted By boo-key
At work on break so, I could just skim through...

At work on break so, I could just skim through this. Forgive me if I missed it but, did it lower your intake temps?
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-17-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 931
Posted By boo-key
Found it. Within 1/4-inch of tire...

Found it.

Within 1/4-inch of tire circumference or about 2/32-inch of each other in remaining tread depth.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-17-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 931
Posted By boo-key
The wheels themselves wouldn't cause a problem...

The wheels themselves wouldn't cause a problem with the diff's but tires can. If a Subaru don't have all 4 tires the same size and worn evenly it can damage the differential. There is a spec as to...
Forum: The Hangout   03-17-2015, 10:32 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 719
Posted By boo-key
345hp 336tq

345hp 336tq
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-16-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 931
Posted By boo-key
Those are cheap 18" xxr wheels (known to fail),...

Those are cheap 18" xxr wheels (known to fail), not 21".
8° is more than slightly cambered if it was really retartedly cambered that much at one point.
I would never consider buying this car to...
Forum: The Hangout   03-16-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 719
Posted By boo-key
What fuel?

What fuel?
Forum: The Hangout   03-16-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 719
Posted By boo-key
Refresh my memory, 2.0 or 2.5? What dyno will you...

Refresh my memory, 2.0 or 2.5? What dyno will you be on? Are we guessing HP, tq, or both?
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-13-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,087
Posted By boo-key
And I just happen to know a guy that has one he...

And I just happen to know a guy that has one he would sale. Yours truly!! ;)
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-12-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,087
Posted By boo-key
Yep, forgot the catless up. That one is a must!

Yep, forgot the catless up. That one is a must!
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-12-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,087
Posted By boo-key
For that HP goal I would just get a sti tmic,...

For that HP goal I would just get a sti tmic, Subaru dark blue or pink injectors, vf39 or vf43 turbo, turbo back exhaust, and a tune.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   03-11-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By boo-key
I've seen the metal casing that covers half of...

I've seen the metal casing that covers half of the Bendix break apart before and get lodged in the flywheel causing a engine to act like its locked up and not start. Pull the starter and inspect/test...
Forum: New Member Intros   03-09-2015, 11:56 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,211
Posted By boo-key
Today I put my summer set back on. They consist...

Today I put my summer set back on. They consist of my stock wheels wrapped in brand new 225/45/17 Michelin pilot super sports. I also ditched my crappy stock y-pipe in exchange for a silicone hose...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   03-09-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 357
Posted By boo-key
Check the cheap and simple stuff first before you...

Check the cheap and simple stuff first before you replace head gaskets. Fans, coolant level, coolant leaks, cracked radiator, thermostat, temp sensor, water pump, and burp it. If all that checks out...
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   03-07-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 8,393
Posted By boo-key
Cmon! We need 5 more people to prepay by the15th...

Cmon! We need 5 more people to prepay by the15th to make this dyno happen!
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-07-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 751
Posted By boo-key
Wrx & sti's are not cheap to maintain and I...

Wrx & sti's are not cheap to maintain and I wouldn't buy one and deliver pizzas out of. You need a beater civic or something similar for work and then save for one to drive outside of work.
Forum: The Hangout   03-07-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 812
Posted By boo-key
I knew this was bound to happen! Now, get that...

I knew this was bound to happen! Now, get that thing down to the dragon with us! Very nice mosc!
Forum: The Hangout   03-04-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 852
Posted By boo-key
I will be removing my trans soon to put the blast...

I will be removing my trans soon to put the blast plates on. I'll let you know how hard it is. I'm a little nervous about it but, not too much. You could try to find another shop or sell your parts...
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