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Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-23-2005, 11:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,834
Posted By BlueDemon
That's a great find, though that location is...

That's a great find, though that location is suited more for an oil pressure probe (both types would work, but I'd prefer to put an oil pressure in that location; more accurate).

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-23-2005, 12:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 530
Posted By BlueDemon
That's ### you guys were in Tampa and Central...

That's ### you guys were in Tampa and Central Florida! Yall have to get yourselves down to S. Florida, where it all happens! And if you like girls....... WOOOOOAH :cool: you need to check out the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-23-2005, 12:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,136
Posted By BlueDemon
Haha. Nice! Yes the car will allow you to...

Haha. Nice!

Yes the car will allow you to downshift into first... but it requires a little rev matching to do it without grinding. That or you just feather the clutch while in 2nd gear. You do...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-23-2005, 12:47 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,632
Posted By BlueDemon
That's what we tell ourselves at least! ;) I...

That's what we tell ourselves at least! ;) I sure hope mine sounds better, for the money I spent.

Blue
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-23-2005, 12:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,834
Posted By BlueDemon
They sell Drain plug adaptors for oil temp...

They sell Drain plug adaptors for oil temp sensors. I personally went with Greddy's Oil Filter Sandwich Adapter. Check Greddy's website for details and pricing, it has two ports, so you could even...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-22-2005, 04:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 982
Posted By BlueDemon
Autometer gauges are crap compared to the likes...

Autometer gauges are crap compared to the likes of Greddy, Defi, HKS and other high quality ### gauges.

Blue
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-21-2005, 10:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 982
Posted By BlueDemon
I've got the Greddy gauges that light up red as...

I've got the Greddy gauges that light up red as well...... I just don't have the STi cluster that's red :( Nice!

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-19-2005, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,410
Posted By BlueDemon
I second that opinion. Blue

I second that opinion.

Blue
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-18-2005, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,105
Posted By BlueDemon
Get yourself something that has a nice grip and...

Get yourself something that has a nice grip and just get those things off, then purchase a new set. Or, you could ask a tire shop what they recommend to remove them without the key. Believe me,...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-18-2005, 10:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 733
Posted By BlueDemon
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Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-18-2005, 09:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By BlueDemon
Exactly.... Cosmo is another one with Stage IV...

Exactly.... Cosmo is another one with Stage IV plus and lots of miles on his still Original Stock clutch and tranny. It's totally dependent on how you drive. A Dogbox will definitely help wear out...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-18-2005, 09:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By BlueDemon
Heat soak doesn't become a "problem" but I do...

Heat soak doesn't become a "problem" but I do notice a reduction in performance when it's very hot and humid. I also do not have a heatshield on my downpipe or uppipe, but I'm getting ready to wrap...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-18-2005, 03:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By BlueDemon
Says who? I've got 72,xxx miles on my Stage IV+...

Says who? I've got 72,xxx miles on my Stage IV+ WRX, of which 50,xxx were Stage IV+ and I've STILL got my original STOCK clutch and Tranny. So as long as you aren't taking it to the track every...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-17-2005, 05:19 PM
Replies: 14
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Views: 769
Posted By BlueDemon
73,xxx miles

73,xxx miles
Forum: The Hangout   09-17-2005, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 867
Posted By BlueDemon
Well then transporter 2 must really suck if the...

Well then transporter 2 must really suck if the first one was better. I felt the first one was one of the stupidest movies I've ever seen.... WOW, so now I know that I probably wont even rent The...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-17-2005, 05:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,437
Posted By BlueDemon
If it's a bigger TMIC then you can probably...

If it's a bigger TMIC then you can probably benefit from tuning, though if it's a FMIC, then chances are with your Stock turbo, you'll be suffering from turbo lag. Honestly, you'd have to have some...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-14-2005, 08:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 740
Posted By BlueDemon
Very nice job on the rims. Looks very well done...

Very nice job on the rims. Looks very well done from the pics. And everything else looks great as well. Gook job!

Blue
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-14-2005, 08:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,216
Posted By BlueDemon
This is a largely debated topic, one which you...

This is a largely debated topic, one which you will find everyone has a different opinion. I personally feel that there are some very important gauges which you must consider: Boost, Oil Temp, Oil...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-14-2005, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By BlueDemon
I have a Data Logger on my Palm OS for the WRX....

I have a Data Logger on my Palm OS for the WRX. It'll clear all my codes and even data log basic functions. I've forgotten where I purchased it though, as I got it many years ago. Just do a search...
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   09-14-2005, 01:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,923
Posted By BlueDemon
You are correct, and No you don't NEED a turbo...

You are correct, and No you don't NEED a turbo timer. The way our engines are set up, a timer is not needed. Though persoanlly, it gives me a piece of mind that wasn't there prior to its...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-14-2005, 01:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 520
Posted By BlueDemon
I don't forsee any of the problems that you...

I don't forsee any of the problems that you mentioned with upgrading the exhaust first, and then the accessport. You should be fine with that setup.

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-14-2005, 01:41 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,366
Posted By BlueDemon
AEM is not well known in the WRX community. ...

AEM is not well known in the WRX community. That's not saying it wouldn't work well for you, it's just that many people with the WRX wouldn't be able to help you tune it. I'd stay with the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-14-2005, 01:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,042
Posted By BlueDemon
No, this wont kill your precious engine. It'll...

No, this wont kill your precious engine. It'll just eat up a little more fuel than normal, and do the above that has been stated in the thread.

Blue
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-13-2005, 09:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 522
Posted By BlueDemon
Air/fuel is just a light show unless you buy the...

Air/fuel is just a light show unless you buy the proper O2 sensor to go along with the AFR gauge. If you do that, then yes, it's a very nice tuning tool. If you don't want to spend that much money,...
Forum: Handling Tech   09-13-2005, 01:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,543
Posted By BlueDemon
When I first got my UK STi Wheels, they came with...

When I first got my UK STi Wheels, they came with Bridgestone RE011s, man what a tire. They were GREAT. Though, they're a little expensive, and wore out pretty quickly. BTW, thy have a horrible...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-13-2005, 10:39 AM
Replies: 7
  Header
Views: 584
Posted By BlueDemon
Yes, there are top end gains to be made, but...

Yes, there are top end gains to be made, but they're minimal. Especially when you start sacrificing low end.

Blue
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-13-2005, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 522
Posted By BlueDemon
Here, check out this site. It'll give you a good...

Here, check out this site. It'll give you a good idea as to what's out there and what they look like. I went with the Greddy Electronic w/ warning and peak hold (Silver, 60mm gauges). HKS makes...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-13-2005, 09:50 AM
Replies: 7
  Header
Views: 584
Posted By BlueDemon
Yeah, there's honestly nothing really better than...

Yeah, there's honestly nothing really better than the stock header for the WRX. Sure, you may, MAY get very minimal gains from getting a different header. However, you're sacrificing exhaust...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-12-2005, 11:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,333
Posted By BlueDemon
This is from I-Speed and Crawford Performance: ...

This is from I-Speed and Crawford Performance:


If you want to try and see if it'll do any damage, be my guest. Personally, I'd go with the CP pistons.

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-12-2005, 10:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,042
Posted By BlueDemon
This is not a myth with the WRX. The WRX is not...

This is not a myth with the WRX. The WRX is not just any other car. Sure other cars have MAF sensors, but from what I know about the WRX is that it does not like it when there is a loss of air that...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-12-2005, 08:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,184
Posted By BlueDemon
Check all engine grounds from the battery. Make...

Check all engine grounds from the battery. Make sure you have no loose grounds. This CAN cause abnormal idling and thrown codes.

Blue
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-12-2005, 08:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 686
Posted By BlueDemon
No, it's not because of the colder air being...

No, it's not because of the colder air being inducted into the engine. It's simply because of the bend and difference in diameter that allows the air to tumble around and screw up the MAF sensor's...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-12-2005, 04:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,143
Posted By BlueDemon
I just purchased the H3 Ion Crystals for my Fogs....

I just purchased the H3 Ion Crystals for my Fogs. I haven't heard any problems with doing that. Infact, I know someone who did, and hasn't had any problems. Anyway, check out this site:...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-12-2005, 02:15 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 649
Posted By BlueDemon
Just sent PM about deal on painted STi hood...

Just sent PM about deal on painted STi hood scoops for $185. Incase you don't get the PM, here's the link:

http://forums.nasioc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=690280

Blue
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-12-2005, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,432
Posted By BlueDemon
I purchased the Crystal Side Markers. Mine...

I purchased the Crystal Side Markers. Mine didn't come plug and play, so I had to do a little cutting, but it was a very simple install.

Yeah, I think the headlight mod would look real good on a...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-11-2005, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,038
Posted By BlueDemon
Could be boost solonoid, or leak, or ECU in safe...

Could be boost solonoid, or leak, or ECU in safe mode.

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-11-2005, 11:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 499
Posted By BlueDemon
Exterior is all that is different. Engine and...

Exterior is all that is different. Engine and Tranny stay the same. Some say the 04 tranny is a bit stronger... but who knows.

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-10-2005, 10:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,095
Posted By BlueDemon
So far you're on the right track.... AND you...

So far you're on the right track.... AND you didn't even mention Cold Air Intake (Awesome, you have been reading) They're bad if you don't get my drift.

Turboback exhaust is a good start. ...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-10-2005, 10:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,432
Posted By BlueDemon
Yeah, I think you should look on nasioc or...

Yeah, I think you should look on nasioc or www.scoobymods.com for the directions to do it. It involves sticking your stock headlights in the oven and then prying them apart, then painting them and...
Forum: The Hangout   09-10-2005, 07:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 576
Posted By BlueDemon
Never heard of adding Acetone. Though I have...

Never heard of adding Acetone. Though I have heard of adding toluene, which greatly increases your octane. You better do your research as far as acetone goes, to make sure it won't eat up your fuel...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-10-2005, 07:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,432
Posted By BlueDemon
Stock Painted Headlights (Check 'em)

Hey all, I just did a swap with someone on Nasioc. My stock lights for his stock painted lights. He wanted to go back to the stock look, so I gladly took his painted lights. Let me know what you...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   09-10-2005, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 840
Posted By BlueDemon
LOL, GOd, everyone keeps on asking that question....

LOL, GOd, everyone keeps on asking that question. I guess it's time to change that out. That was the best picture of my WRX, bar-none and it HAD to be the one with my friend in it. He's a weird...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-10-2005, 05:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 542
Posted By BlueDemon
Same here! Though, I must say. I enjoy Nasioc...

Same here! Though, I must say. I enjoy Nasioc because there are LOTS of people who know what they're talking about (sure there are plenty of posers as well) but nonetheless, there are a lot of...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-10-2005, 04:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 542
Posted By BlueDemon
It's ok. It's just that most people discover...

It's ok. It's just that most people discover Nasioc before they find this site (as it's a bit larger than this). Though, since you were into the Honda crowd, I'm sure you visited the DSM site...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-10-2005, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 542
Posted By BlueDemon
WOW..... someone who doesn't know. Nasioc is the...

WOW..... someone who doesn't know. Nasioc is the largest Subaru only forum in, I think the World. Good place to learn and LOTS and LOTS of threads. Just dont ask stupid questions, or questions...
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-10-2005, 11:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,068
Posted By BlueDemon
When your vehicle is off and your negative...

When your vehicle is off and your negative battery cable (just to be safe) is off, you can unplug your MAF sensor without worry of having a CEL. You'll get the CEL if you unplug while the car is...
Forum: The Hangout   09-09-2005, 11:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,098
Posted By BlueDemon
I agree. Your car looks very mean with those...

I agree. Your car looks very mean with those stripes. KEEP EM, but like everyone else, I say get rid of your carbon fiber hood.

Blue
Forum: Handling Tech   09-09-2005, 11:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,170
Posted By BlueDemon
Yeah, they really are great. Look good as well! ...

Yeah, they really are great. Look good as well!

Blue
Forum: The Hangout   09-09-2005, 06:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By BlueDemon
Dad....?!!!! ...

Dad....?!!!! Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.

ROFL

Blue
Forum: Newbie Forum   09-09-2005, 05:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 898
Posted By BlueDemon
BOVs are sold under the premise that they will...

BOVs are sold under the premise that they will reduce lag between shifts and protect your turbine from back spinning or stopping (very bad things happen when that occurs). However, this isn't a...
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