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Forum: The Hangout   03-15-2005, 12:20 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,967
Posted By SloRice
rrriiiigggghhhtttttt........is that why I get...

rrriiiigggghhhtttttt........is that why I get phone calls when things go bad :D ;)
Forum: The Hangout   03-14-2005, 09:27 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,967
Posted By SloRice
How did you become a moderator?? ;) Oh...

How did you become a moderator?? ;)


Oh yea.....

CP Piston pistons
ARP Head Studs
Total Seal Piston Rings

That's another $900
Forum: The Hangout   03-13-2005, 10:16 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,967
Posted By SloRice
Stupid Amounts of Money! But at least I bought...

Stupid Amounts of Money! But at least I bought the car with a lot of the mods on it :)

Engine:
Blitz SUS Intake
Godspeed Downpipe
HKS Carbon-Ti Catback
Blitz SBC-ID Boost Controller
Blitz...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-13-2004, 10:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,025
Posted By SloRice
Not all counties in the NEOhio region have...

Not all counties in the NEOhio region have E-Check. I don't think the Cleveland counties have it. Just the south Cleveland/North Akron counties do...i.e. Summit, Portage and a couple others.

...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   10-04-2004, 12:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By SloRice
Just to clarify what you are saying.....In fourth...

Just to clarify what you are saying.....In fourth gear, you punch it and the revs go up about a 1000-1500 rpm but the car doesn't really accelerate. But then the speed catches up to where the revs...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-09-2004, 02:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 894
Posted By SloRice
Like I said, I've seen a bone stock STI...

Like I said, I've seen a bone stock STI completely walk away from a fully tuned stage 4 WRX. Plus you just spent $28K on a car and mods and now you don't have a warranty. If you have every...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-08-2004, 04:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 894
Posted By SloRice
Well, I've had both and they were/are both...

Well, I've had both and they were/are both modified. All I have to say is there is NO comparison! None whatsoever! Everything in the motor is bigger on a STi. Not only does that equate to more HP...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-30-2004, 12:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 919
Posted By SloRice
I also say go with a bigger turbo. But due to...

I also say go with a bigger turbo. But due to your ported headers, you will have even more lag than with stock unported headers. The reason I say this is b/c turbo spool up is mainly based on...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   07-16-2004, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 734
Posted By SloRice
Well, it shifts smoothly. There is just a lot of...

Well, it shifts smoothly. There is just a lot of play in the shifter. Getting the shifter bushings will take care of that problem.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   07-16-2004, 09:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,780
Posted By SloRice
Well, I bought the car used with the mods on it...

Well, I bought the car used with the mods on it already. But the downpipe obviously has to be bought from www.godspeedinc.com or bought used from ebay or nasioc. The HKS exhaust might be bought off...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   07-16-2004, 07:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 734
Posted By SloRice
When you test drove the car, the crappy rubber...

When you test drove the car, the crappy rubber bushings were probably still in good shape because they were new. Give them 13,000 miles of banging gears, and they don't feel so good anymore.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   07-15-2004, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,780
Posted By SloRice
I've got a Godspeed DP and HKS Hyper Carbon/Ti...

I've got a Godspeed DP and HKS Hyper Carbon/Ti catback. It is freakin MEAN sounding!! I love it...matches the aggressive nature of the car very nicely. It's also definately much louder than the...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   07-15-2004, 09:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 734
Posted By SloRice
I have an STi, and it shifts like sh**. ...

I have an STi, and it shifts like sh**. Slopiness all over the place. I just installed a kartboy short shifter and shifter bushings in my buddies wrx this past weekend and WOW what a...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-14-2004, 10:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,115
Posted By SloRice
So which one are you getting?? I'd like to know...

So which one are you getting?? I'd like to know what I'm installing. :D :p
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   06-25-2004, 12:44 PM
Replies: 25
  P0139
Views: 4,215
Posted By SloRice
I've gotten that a couple times. Like you said,...

I've gotten that a couple times. Like you said, get it cleared and try again. If it keeps coming back, we'll try the mechanical fix.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-25-2004, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By SloRice
lefty loosey, righty tighty :p

lefty loosey, righty tighty :p
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   06-22-2004, 12:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,030
Posted By SloRice
15.5 psi can be ran safely.

15.5 psi can be ran safely.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   06-15-2004, 02:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,521
Posted By SloRice
Sorry guys. The 2.0L JDM STi and USDM WRX motor...

Sorry guys. The 2.0L JDM STi and USDM WRX motor are top feed injectors. The 2.0L JDM STi injectors are 550cc....so you can put them on a USDM WRX.

But the 2.5L USDM STi comes with 440cc side...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   06-14-2004, 12:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,521
Posted By SloRice
The 04 and 05 are the same. Yes, the UTEC is now...

The 04 and 05 are the same. Yes, the UTEC is now out for it and works on both. The AccessPort will be coming out shortly, if it's not already out.

STI's have 440 injectors. You can run a VF34...
Forum: Newbie Forum   06-14-2004, 11:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 846
Posted By SloRice
Matt, I have it on CD. I can just burn you a...

Matt,
I have it on CD. I can just burn you a copy.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-08-2004, 10:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,974
Posted By SloRice
Having gone from a WRX to a STi, I can honestly...

Having gone from a WRX to a STi, I can honestly say that it is not cost effective to try and make a WRX into a STi. They are two completely different animals.....absolutely no comparison.

Motor...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   05-31-2004, 11:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,304
Posted By SloRice
Check out the Toledo Meet thread on Nasioc in the...

Check out the Toledo Meet thread on Nasioc in the Midwest Region Impreza Owners Forum. The last meet had about 10 subies and 3 srt's. The next meet is this Saturday June 5th I believe.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   05-13-2004, 01:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 658
Posted By SloRice
From my company's website www.mustangdyne.com ...

From my company's website www.mustangdyne.com

RS Motors, Inc.
1469 University Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55104
(651) 209-8360
MD-AWD-500 <---- AWD dyno

Tim
Sales Engineer
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-13-2004, 01:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 791
Posted By SloRice
For RexRonald and Matt: Just go to the...

For RexRonald and Matt:

Just go to the Echeck station right up the street from my work...Twinsburg, OH on Rt. 91. I took the STi through there with no cats and no CEL and I passed with flying...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-12-2004, 10:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By SloRice
opps :( help the kid out.....I feel like...

opps :(

help the kid out.....I feel like such a schmuck for such a simple mistake.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-10-2004, 12:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By SloRice
The guy I bought it from said he put Mobil 1...

The guy I bought it from said he put Mobil 1 Synthetic in it.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-07-2004, 07:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By SloRice
That's what I did on Monday and it looks like it...

That's what I did on Monday and it looks like it made it worse.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   05-06-2004, 10:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By SloRice
Oil Pressure Question/Problem

Hey guys,
I've had my STi for 4 weeks now. It has a turboback, short ram, and blitz sbc-id BC.....all of which I bought with the car as it was used. My oil pressure was fine up until this past...
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-02-2004, 09:37 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,933
Posted By SloRice
I'm in the same boat as meyek. I also recently...

I'm in the same boat as meyek. I also recently bought a STi. I bought it used with 4500 miles.....but with all the aftermarket parts it had, I couldn't pass it up.

I loved driving my WRX, but...
Forum: Handling Tech   03-03-2004, 12:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By SloRice
Just a side question. I'm looking at doing the...

Just a side question. I'm looking at doing the Flex w/ edfc also. I was wondering what were the spring rates on your setup? The reason I ask is because I've been talking with people and...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   12-22-2003, 06:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 440
Posted By SloRice
Dyno Comparison Article

Well, I found an interesting article written by Chevy High Performance Magazine that compares the Mustang and Dynojet Dyno's. Not trying to piss "God" off again, but I'm still glad I got my tuning...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   12-18-2003, 03:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,358
Posted By SloRice
OK, I was browsing on Nabisco and came upon this...

OK, I was browsing on Nabisco and came upon this thread. It has a link to figure out what your horsepower is on different dyno's. According to this, my Stg 2.5 car is making 191 WHP on a Mustang...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-18-2003, 01:35 AM
Replies: 10
  Doh!
Views: 703
Posted By SloRice
I'd clean all the snow out of your wheels and...

I'd clean all the snow out of your wheels and suspension first. then drive around to see if its still there. If it's still there,....I don't know, I'm drunk, ask me in the morning.

TIMMAY!!!!
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-17-2003, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 549
Posted By SloRice
I think its a H3 bulb. Just go to Autozone or...

I think its a H3 bulb. Just go to Autozone or something and ask them. They'll look it up for you. Thats what I did.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-16-2003, 03:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 453
Posted By SloRice
What kind of boost are you running? Logs would...

What kind of boost are you running? Logs would be helpful.

Tim
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-15-2003, 03:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 613
Posted By SloRice
Use the search button on the wesite....its...

Use the search button on the wesite....its amazing.

Here's a short answer. Practically everyone running engine management on this site uses the UTEC. It controls boost, timing and fuel. About...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   12-15-2003, 02:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,358
Posted By SloRice
To God and everyone else, I was the one...

To God and everyone else,
I was the one posting about Payn and how much it helped. I still think he did a great job. I'm not saying you wouldn't, but I didn't have reviews of your ability to tune...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   12-13-2003, 03:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,727
Posted By SloRice
I have the Perrin downpipe and uppipe and when I...

I have the Perrin downpipe and uppipe and when I get on it, my turbo literally sounds like a loud high pitched cricket. I thought it was an exhaust leak, but I know what those sound....d**n uppipe. ...
Forum: Handling Tech   12-08-2003, 09:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 517
Posted By SloRice
I'm debating between the agx's and the koni's. ...

I'm debating between the agx's and the koni's. But i'm leaning towards the agx's b/c I don't want to hack my stock struts to put the koni's in. Also looking to put some ground control springs in...
Forum: Wrxtuners Help Desk   12-07-2003, 03:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 647
Posted By SloRice
Yea, there are a lot of members on this forum...

Yea, there are a lot of members on this forum that are on IM most of the time...esp. Cosmo and Joey (Fc735). Although i don't always get their away messages sometimes......something about going to...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-07-2003, 03:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By SloRice
Look at it this way, "you gotta pay to play" If...

Look at it this way, "you gotta pay to play" If something goes wrong with your car and SOA feels it's because of your modifications, they will void your warranty. I was lucky, I just got a brand...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   12-07-2003, 03:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 742
Posted By SloRice
I'm looking at getting the Schroth Rallye 4. ...

I'm looking at getting the Schroth Rallye 4. It's a 4 point harness that connects to the stock rear seat seatbelt bolts and to the lower bolt of the drivers side seatbelt and to the back bolt that...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-04-2003, 07:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By SloRice
Well, what I mean is when you do your tuning in...

Well, what I mean is when you do your tuning in 4th gear, you don't make the same amount of boost in 1st and 2nd as you do in 4th.

Tim
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-04-2003, 05:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By SloRice
UTEC and Solo2

OK, I've decided to play fair this upcoming year in the STX class b/c I don't feel like getting womped on in SM. I'm running a Stage 2.5 setup right now. Here are my questions:

1. For STX, they...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-04-2003, 04:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 941
Posted By SloRice
I guess the big deciding factor was you have a...

I guess the big deciding factor was you have a dynopack dyno and he has a mustang dyno. No real reason why but I like the mustang dyno more....seems like more real world numbers.

Tim
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-02-2003, 05:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 681
Posted By SloRice
gee, wish my car had a utec when I bought it....

gee, wish my car had a utec when I bought it. :rolleyes:
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-02-2003, 05:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 883
Posted By SloRice
Tut, Whats your fuel map look like? When I...

Tut,
Whats your fuel map look like? When I got my utec tuned, my mpg went up like 2mpg. Maybe you're running way rich.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-28-2003, 03:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 678
Posted By SloRice
It's all about me!

It's all about me!
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   11-28-2003, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 594
Posted By SloRice
You might have lost some of your wheel weights. ...

You might have lost some of your wheel weights. Maybe get the tires balanced again.
Forum: The Hangout   11-26-2003, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,514
Posted By SloRice
saw this on nabisco........anyone know what...

saw this on nabisco........anyone know what actually happened?
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