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Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-01-2009, 09:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 657
Posted By scythenkai
Fixed, I took the pads off and shaved about a...

Fixed, I took the pads off and shaved about a millimeter off the tabs and greased them up and put them back on. No more squeak. So a little note on anyone who buys axxis pads for the rear breaks on...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   12-31-2008, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 657
Posted By scythenkai
brake squeeking

I just replaced all the rotors with oem brembo replacements and all the pads with axxis pads about a month ago. Everything was good for a little while then i started hearing some slight squeaking...
Forum: Handling Tech   12-16-2008, 07:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By scythenkai
Well i broke my elbow so i cant loop the lines....

Well i broke my elbow so i cant loop the lines. This sucks.

elbow isnt broken scheduled to do power steering on saturday or sunday will keep posted on damage.
Forum: Handling Tech   12-10-2008, 03:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By scythenkai
I dont have any warranty :( im hoping that the...

I dont have any warranty :( im hoping that the housing isnt fuxed up or the little spinney thing inside isnt messed up. Since i have to drive the car till i can rebuild it i hope the added effort of...
Forum: Handling Tech   12-10-2008, 10:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 955
Posted By scythenkai
Fun in the snow...bye PS pump, rebuilding need advice.

Well we got our first bunch of snow here in michigan so i decided to play, wishing i would have read the warnings first about locking the steering wheel all the way to one direction with high rpms...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   10-08-2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,483
Posted By scythenkai
Faint Oil light Flickered

I started my car this morning and took off for work. About 2 minute down the road i noticed my oil pressure light flickered really faintly and faintly lit up for about a second then went off. I drove...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-30-2008, 06:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
Im starting to think this may be of significant...

Im starting to think this may be of significant value, im averaging 22-24mpg. When i pull up to stop lights i can smell the octane. Still seems to backfire on deceleration with engine breaking or...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-28-2008, 02:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
Its just because of the battery i have. Its one...

Its just because of the battery i have. Its one of those small race batteries. It has a screw on terminal. After driving a bit it gets loosened up from the road vibrations. I think i got it cranked...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   08-28-2008, 12:19 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,673
Posted By scythenkai
Any one in the West Coast Michigan area that can...

Any one in the West Coast Michigan area that can datalog? I could really use their help.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-28-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
I think i found the problem. My positive battery...

I think i found the problem. My positive battery terminal keeps going loose. I have been checking it every other day and its usually good. But it seems every time i tighten it the idle gets alot...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-20-2008, 10:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
I have an afr gauge , it is not hooked up. I dont...

I have an afr gauge , it is not hooked up. I dont have a wideband , can i hook up the afr without a wideband and is there a tutorial?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-15-2008, 07:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
Would this throw a CEL? I would i go about...

Would this throw a CEL? I would i go about checking this?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-13-2008, 09:03 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
I will not double post! I will not double post! I...

I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will not double post! I will...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-13-2008, 08:56 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
It doesnt seem so ruff now , but it has been...

It doesnt seem so ruff now , but it has been colder lately. Im just starting to think its normal. Although i was standing there with my dad and talking to him about it while watching the engine idle....
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-11-2008, 09:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,371
Posted By scythenkai
How about a boat? Mine is lowered and i was...

How about a boat? Mine is lowered and i was wondering what kind of affect the lowering of the car would have on towing a trailer.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-11-2008, 07:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
No BoV , no i dont think the car was tuned to 1...

No BoV , no i dont think the car was tuned to 1 step colder. The gap on the colder plugs was fricken huge compared to stock. These are my mods, AP stage 2 as far as i know.
Walbro 255 fuel pump ...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-08-2008, 09:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
No CEL at all , I reset the ecu and noticed the...

No CEL at all , I reset the ecu and noticed the positive cable connecting to the battery was very loose. So loose that when i popped off the negative and went to move the battery the positive just...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-08-2008, 07:57 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,892
Posted By scythenkai
dom isnt doing internet tuning anymore he said he...

dom isnt doing internet tuning anymore he said he is closed now

My ECU is still married to this damn accessport i dont have. So what are my options? Anyone know what i can do to get this fixed? It...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-06-2008, 02:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
I dont know what the signs of limp mode would be...

I dont know what the signs of limp mode would be but it seems to drive the same..cept while at a stop sign or light the car kinda shakes with the idle, it hits the same amount of boost. Although...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-06-2008, 02:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,892
Posted By scythenkai
Okay so i talked to Brian at all speed and he...

Okay so i talked to Brian at all speed and he told me that he could only do a street tune, not a dyno tune and because i dont have the access port they would have to install a piggyback ecu with a...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-06-2008, 01:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,104
Posted By scythenkai
Weird Rough Idle

So lately i notice my car shaking while idling at stop lights or in the driveway, popped the hood and noticed the motor shaking a lot while idling. Trying to figure out what would cause this. I...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   08-06-2008, 09:59 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,673
Posted By scythenkai
I think maybe all the subie owners in our area...

I think maybe all the subie owners in our area might be on different sites :/ i keep seeing these nice ones on my way to and from work in GR but no one here seems to respond.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-31-2008, 07:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,892
Posted By scythenkai
There is a place called all speed performance in...

There is a place called all speed performance in muskegon. Looks like they only have a two wheel dyno though. Im going to give them a call see what their prices are.
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   07-29-2008, 11:38 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,673
Posted By scythenkai
OK its summer and no meet yet... What are we...

OK its summer and no meet yet... What are we going to do? Im free almost every weekend. I think we should have it lake harbor park in norton shores its really easy to get to. Plus if that gets over...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   07-29-2008, 11:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 676
Posted By scythenkai
Grand Rapids/Wyoming MI area subie spotting

Alright on my way to work on M-11 between 7:30 and 7:50am I usually see this white i think its an STI has the sti wing and looks pretty lowered i cant tell how it sounds over the sound of my own car....
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-29-2008, 10:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,892
Posted By scythenkai
Opps the parts i have are the TurboXS uppipe ...

Opps the parts i have are the
TurboXS uppipe
Invidia V3 downpipe
Invidia 4" Titanium tip catback

Ok well im not planning on a new turbo any time soon cause they are awefully expensive but my...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-29-2008, 08:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,892
Posted By scythenkai
Protune VS AccesPort VS OpenSource

So i have owned my WRX for a year. I am looking for some more power. Here is what my car has on it right now

Turbo XS Up pipe
Turbo XS Down Pipe
Turbo XS Full Turbo Back
Turbo XS TMIC
Walbro...
Forum: Discount Tire Direct   07-10-2008, 08:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,511
Posted By scythenkai
I'm sorry, I just realized that i missread who...

I'm sorry, I just realized that i missread who this forum was for. For some reason I thought it said tirerack.com which is where i purchased them. I figured the two valve stems was for a sensor or...
Forum: Discount Tire Direct   07-08-2008, 10:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,511
Posted By scythenkai
Manufacture error on rims - Kosei

I purchased some rims and tires from discount tire little over a month ago. I noticed recently a spot near the outside on one of the rims that was whitish. At first i just thought it was dust on the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   06-13-2008, 10:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 806
Posted By scythenkai
I bought an 02 WRX with a bunch of mods for...

I bought an 02 WRX with a bunch of mods for 12,250 , it only had 38k miles on it when i bought it last year. It ran great looked great, no sounds or anything cept backfiring which i finaly replaced...
Forum: Handling Tech   06-03-2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By scythenkai
Just wanted to report i got the 18" kosei and...

Just wanted to report i got the 18" kosei and they fit fine with the tire size in the above post. I got a pic in my profile.
Forum: Handling Tech   05-29-2008, 10:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By scythenkai
Ok well i figured out i want the Kosei K1 TS ,...

Ok well i figured out i want the Kosei K1 TS , tire rack doesnt have the 17"'s in stock for a few weeks so im thinking about the 18's they are:

18x7.5 with 50mm offset, tire rack suggest...
Forum: Handling Tech   05-29-2008, 12:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By scythenkai
Rim/Tire decisions

Welp after some unfortunate bad luck on my part. One of my Ro-Ja Formula 5's cracked :( and I blew out a tire. Soo unfortunately I cannot find a replacement for just the one bad rim. I am left to buy...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   05-13-2008, 12:48 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,673
Posted By scythenkai
Well, I live right down the street from lake...

Well, I live right down the street from lake harbor park which is free has a decent parking and places to cook food, plus theres a beach through the woods. Otherwise there always hoffmaster but it...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   05-06-2008, 10:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,673
Posted By scythenkai
Bringing this thread out of the deathpile, I just...

Bringing this thread out of the deathpile, I just moved back to muskegon area from norwalk, Oh so ill be around if you see a silver 02 wrx with roja formula 5's carbon fiber hood scoop and sounding...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-07-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By scythenkai
I check all the grounds and they are all...

I check all the grounds and they are all connected securly with no corrosion.
Do you have a liteweight gel battery too or regular battery?
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   01-06-2008, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 650
Posted By scythenkai
02 wrx Strange dimming problem

Hey, my 02 wrx is modded with TBE , uppipe, turboXS TMIC, perrin intercooler tubing and flash to cobbstage2.
I also have a gel type lite weight battery. I have been noticing while driving, if i let...
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   07-27-2007, 11:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 702
Posted By scythenkai
Just saying hey.

Just saying hey im a new wrx owner, had it for a little over a month now.
Im currently living in willard ohio, which is about 12 mins south of norwalk, and 30 mins north of mansfield.
I was...
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