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Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   Yesterday, 11:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 308
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   Yesterday, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 105
Posted By boo-key
This thread is doomed for deletion.

This thread is doomed for deletion.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   Yesterday, 11:53 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,206
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   Yesterday, 11:49 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,423
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   Yesterday, 05:09 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,206
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: 186
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: 186
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: 335
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: 759
Views: 30,640
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: 127
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: 189
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: 308
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: 759
Views: 30,640
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: 551
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: 335
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: 226
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: 226
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: 259
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: 175
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: 175
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: 238
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: 335
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: 686
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: 686
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: 474
Posted By boo-key
345hp 336tq

345hp 336tq
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-16-2015, 11:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 686
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: 474
Posted By boo-key
What fuel?

What fuel?
Forum: The Hangout   03-16-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 474
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: 780
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: 780
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: 780
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: 415
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: 94
Views: 6,423
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: 247
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: 87
Views: 7,426
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: 551
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: 626
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: 15
Views: 555
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...
Forum: The Hangout   03-04-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 555
Posted By boo-key
Don't sell yourself short! I bet you can if you...

Don't sell yourself short! I bet you can if you try and acquire a factory service manual to guide you through it.
Forum: Wrxtuners Help Desk   03-03-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By boo-key
Will try. Thanks!

Will try. Thanks!
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   03-03-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,367
Posted By boo-key
Thank you for keeping us in the loop and for your...

Thank you for keeping us in the loop and for your support Mike!
Forum: New Member Intros   03-03-2015, 11:28 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,423
Posted By boo-key
Finally got my alignment today. Went to a local...

Finally got my alignment today. Went to a local racer, fabricator, & suspension specialist. I ended up with -1.4 camber up front, -2.4 camber rear, and 0 toe all around. Those setting were attained...
Forum: Wrxtuners Help Desk   03-03-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 334
Posted By boo-key
My app from my smartphone crashes every time when...

My app from my smartphone crashes every time when I go to my inbox. It does the the first few times and then finally let's me in about the 3rd try. I always report it when it happens.
Forum: Wrxtuners Help Desk   03-02-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 815
Posted By boo-key
Anything altering the flow of air or fuel with...

Anything altering the flow of air or fuel with the exception of a fuel pump and cat-back requires a tune.
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-02-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 761
Posted By boo-key
Boost leak test!

Boost leak test!
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-01-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 846
Posted By boo-key
If the car is modded you need to figure out...

If the car is modded you need to figure out exactly what's been done to it, research to make sure they are not poor mods (there are some out there that are more headache than beneficial) , and it is...
Forum: Handling Tech   02-23-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 292
Posted By boo-key
I have the FSM for a 06 with all torque specs and...

I have the FSM for a 06 with all torque specs and just did mine two weeks ago so, its still fresh on my brain. Oh, and I used eibach as well. Only problem is you have a 2015.....whole different...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   02-23-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,486
Posted By boo-key
I might be interested in a alt & PS pulley after...

I might be interested in a alt & PS pulley after they are tested and if they are the stock diamater.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   02-23-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,486
Posted By boo-key
Are you making the lightweight alternator pulley?

Are you making the lightweight alternator pulley?
Forum: New Member Intros   02-21-2015, 06:53 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,423
Posted By boo-key
Thank you for the kind words. Sounds like you...

Thank you for the kind words. Sounds like you have some good upgrades in your future. How are you planning to tune for this? You are surely on the right path to 300 HP and I like that you are...
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