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Forum: The Hangout   01-02-2007, 11:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 632
Posted By al5dsm
Ouch that sux, I don't go back until Monday.

Ouch that sux, I don't go back until Monday.
Forum: The Hangout   09-05-2006, 05:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 440
Posted By al5dsm
The lag is barely even noticable. I had a FMIC...

The lag is barely even noticable. I had a FMIC on my stock turbo'd WRX because I hate top-mounts. If you get it, you might as well install it. Then again, I like lag; I just bought a 76GTS for...
Forum: The Hangout   08-29-2006, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 357
Posted By al5dsm
I will be going if I don't go down for Supras...

I will be going if I don't go down for Supras Invade Las Vegas... its a tough choice and will come down to how much money I have at the time of SILV.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-29-2006, 12:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,688
Posted By al5dsm
^^^ Wonder how well the GFB would do @ 30+ PSI ;)...

^^^ Wonder how well the GFB would do @ 30+ PSI ;)

Tial and HKS make the best BOV's out there.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-29-2006, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 689
Posted By al5dsm
EVO's ;)

EVO's ;)
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-26-2006, 03:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,688
Posted By al5dsm
They make a recirculating kit for the HKS

They make a recirculating kit for the HKS
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-25-2006, 05:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,688
Posted By al5dsm
I had a HKS SSQV on my WRX without any problems...

I had a HKS SSQV on my WRX without any problems and loved it; in fact I plan on running 2 on my Supra(must make me a double ricer). Ignore all the above comments and do what you want. It is your...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   08-23-2006, 09:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 894
Posted By al5dsm
I had the silverstars on my WRX and it made a...

I had the silverstars on my WRX and it made a huge difference compared to stock.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-22-2006, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,117
Posted By al5dsm
This question is way too vague. Some last 30k...

This question is way too vague. Some last 30k miles before problems, other may go up to 200k. It all depends on how well they are taken care of and how they are driven. I had 71k on my WRX that I...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-22-2006, 11:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,117
Posted By al5dsm
It really depends on how you drive it.

It really depends on how you drive it.
Forum: The Hangout   08-21-2006, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By al5dsm
http://www.boostlogic.com <--- They are now the...

http://www.boostlogic.com <--- They are now the fastest IRS/stock bodied Supra in the world, running 7's.

And yes, that is a common joke. The main difference between a 700rwhp and a 1000rwhp is...
Forum: The Hangout   08-21-2006, 12:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By al5dsm
I have attached the dyno graph. The winter build...

I have attached the dyno graph. The winter build is to do fuel sytem, AEM, nitrous and hopefully a T88. I want to get around the 800rwhp mark. I was going to go for 1000rwhp but there is just too...
Forum: The Hangout   08-21-2006, 12:29 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 473
Posted By al5dsm
I dyno'd the Supra this weekend....

Well I set-up a dyno day at TorqueFreaks for our local website this weekend. All and all there was like 13 of us. I was scheduled to go 5th but it turned out I had a nail in one of my rear tires so...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-18-2006, 04:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 828
Posted By al5dsm
How does that make it bad? It doesn't make the...

How does that make it bad? It doesn't make the car run rich, it supposedly makes it run rich between shifts. Lots of people like the sound.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-17-2006, 04:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 828
Posted By al5dsm
How is an HKS SSQV one of the worst things for...

How is an HKS SSQV one of the worst things for his car? :beatentod
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L '04-07 STi and '06-07 WRX)   08-15-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,276
Posted By al5dsm
They put "JDM" in the title so that when you...

They put "JDM" in the title so that when you search for "JDM" parts, their auction comes up. He would not be selling parts for JDM Impreza's in the US.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-14-2006, 04:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 454
Posted By al5dsm
EGT = Exhaust Gas Temperature CEL = Check...

EGT = Exhaust Gas Temperature
CEL = Check Engine Light
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-13-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 524
Posted By al5dsm
As long as its the same on the front and the same...

As long as its the same on the front and the same on the back, you will be fine.
Forum: The Hangout   08-13-2006, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 479
Posted By al5dsm
Congrats on the find. Post up some pics when you...

Congrats on the find. Post up some pics when you get it.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-11-2006, 03:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By al5dsm
As a general rule of thumb, it seems 300awhp is...

As a general rule of thumb, it seems 300awhp is the limit of the WRX tranny, and 350awhp is the limit for stock internals. There are ALWAYS exceptions, but those seem to be the breaking points from...
Forum: Drag Strip Tech   08-11-2006, 12:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,461
Posted By al5dsm
I launch between 5500-6000. I slip the clutch...

I launch between 5500-6000. I slip the clutch just enough to where the car starts to move, then I dump it. Worked for consistant 1.7-1.8 60'. But it is also part of the reason I am a member of...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-10-2006, 09:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 896
Posted By al5dsm
It was hitting the crossmember. Mine did that...

It was hitting the crossmember. Mine did that one of the times I took it off and re-installed it for some reason or another. It's an easy fix. Just undo the bolt and move the downpipe over, then...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-10-2006, 02:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 896
Posted By al5dsm
Get a Helix. I have nothing but bad experience...

Get a Helix. I have nothing but bad experience with Megan Racing. And you do not need the turbo heat shield, but I recommend it.
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-03-2006, 09:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 959
Posted By al5dsm
Spark plugs are not that hard to do. The first...

Spark plugs are not that hard to do. The first time will probably take you well over an hour, but eventually you will get the hang of it. IMO $230 for sparkplugs is a ripoff.
Forum: The Hangout   07-25-2006, 03:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By al5dsm
What do you need to break-in?

What do you need to break-in?
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-20-2006, 12:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,707
Posted By al5dsm
I ran 19psi at the track on stock turbo, with...

I ran 19psi at the track on stock turbo, with UTEC of course.
Forum: Newbie Forum   07-13-2006, 12:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 560
Posted By al5dsm
I have the TurboXS RFL-ti on my WRX and...

I have the TurboXS RFL-ti on my WRX and absolutely love it.
Forum: The Hangout   07-11-2006, 03:34 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,030
Posted By al5dsm
Yeah he said, and I quote "That supra aint got...

Yeah he said, and I quote "That supra aint got shit, I would eat it up... its that WRX that I'm afraid of"

I would post some videos of the Supra up here but "street racing" isn't allowed so I do...
Forum: The Hangout   07-11-2006, 03:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,030
Posted By al5dsm
There is a guy at my work who is convinced his v6...

There is a guy at my work who is convinced his v6 mustang will beat my supra. BUT he thinks that my WRX will beat him.
Forum: The Hangout   07-11-2006, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By al5dsm
I think they reading after the first sentence haha

I think they reading after the first sentence haha
Forum: The Hangout   07-11-2006, 09:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By al5dsm
I will post pictures when I get home from work. ...

I will post pictures when I get home from work.

EDIT: Found one image while here at work. Mine is the red one and Mike's is the Baltic Blue one

http://lagzilla.com/lagzilla.jpg
Forum: The Hangout   07-11-2006, 01:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 512
Posted By al5dsm
Awesome antispyware program!

So I finally decide to take the Supra out of the garage today and go for a drive. I pulled into SubWay to get some food and to my suprise, there was a Viper sitting there. Ended up talking to the...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-08-2006, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By al5dsm
Putting in more washers stiffens the spring. ...

Putting in more washers stiffens the spring. This meaning, the more boost you run the more washers needed. I believe I ran one washer when I had my RFL and it was on stock boost. Most people run 2...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-07-2006, 12:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 738
Posted By al5dsm
It all depends on what your goals are. My...

It all depends on what your goals are. My personal favorite turbo for the 2.0L is the 18G, whether it be FP or another brand.

As for a FMIC, any name brand will do; TurboXS, Perrin, APS, etc.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   07-06-2006, 10:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 860
Posted By al5dsm
If your WRX is bone stock, meaning no mods...

If your WRX is bone stock, meaning no mods whatsoever, I would not touch the boost level. It is not worth the chance of the cat in the uppipe breaking apart and ruining your turbo. I ran up to...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   07-06-2006, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,139
Posted By al5dsm
You dont adjust a Type S but replacing the...

You dont adjust a Type S but replacing the "Spring". My guess is that the BOV is not adjusted properly. It sounds like it is too tight. Try loosening it up a bit and going for a drive. The Type...
Forum: Newbie Forum   07-05-2006, 10:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 995
Posted By al5dsm
5psi seems like the factory boost control isn't...

5psi seems like the factory boost control isn't doing its job and you are running off just the wastegate. Locate the factory BCS (mounted to the strut tower on the passenger side) and follow the...
Forum: Newbie Forum   06-27-2006, 12:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 953
Posted By al5dsm
Doesn't Borla have a stock-looking exhaust as...

Doesn't Borla have a stock-looking exhaust as well?
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   06-25-2006, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,641
Posted By al5dsm
When sites disable right-click there is a way...

When sites disable right-click there is a way around most of them. Left click, then right click. On most sites itll give you the error, then the menu :)
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   06-22-2006, 10:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,641
Posted By al5dsm
http://fizzautosports.com/images/jdm/jdm_subaru/jd...

http://fizzautosports.com/images/jdm/jdm_subaru/jdm_msports_B.jpg

http://fizzautosports.com/images/jdm/jdm_subaru/jdm_msports_A.jpg

:)
Forum: The Hangout   06-22-2006, 06:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 641
Posted By al5dsm
I voted EVO

I voted EVO
Forum: The Hangout   06-14-2006, 09:56 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 6,090
Posted By al5dsm
Here is the gun REAL men carry !Laugh! ...

Here is the gun REAL men carry !Laugh!

http://www.monstersinmotion.us/statues/21mib01b.jpg
THE NOISY CRICKET
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-14-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,943
Posted By al5dsm
You will be fine w/ any name-brand uppipe

You will be fine w/ any name-brand uppipe
Forum: The Hangout   06-09-2006, 11:15 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,208
Posted By al5dsm
Mine was $260 a month. I am 19 and have no...

Mine was $260 a month. I am 19 and have no tickets.
Forum: The Hangout   06-09-2006, 11:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,151
Posted By al5dsm
Horsepower Freaks -...

Horsepower Freaks - http://www.horsepowerfreaks.com
Forum: The Hangout   06-09-2006, 12:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By al5dsm
Might as well squeeze a GT42R in there if you are...

Might as well squeeze a GT42R in there if you are gonna fab something up :)
Forum: Newbie Forum   06-09-2006, 12:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,209
Posted By al5dsm
Just get some nice shag carpet!! haha

Just get some nice shag carpet!! haha
Forum: The Hangout   05-21-2006, 07:00 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,723
Posted By al5dsm
UPDATE: Shipping company screwed me. Bad...

UPDATE: Shipping company screwed me. Bad planning basically. I am flying out thursday night and let the road trip begin on Friday :)
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   05-20-2006, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 508
Posted By al5dsm
Torquefreaks, Matrix and PDX tuning all have AWD...

Torquefreaks, Matrix and PDX tuning all have AWD dynos in the Portland, Oregon area.
Forum: The Hangout   05-17-2006, 03:09 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,723
Posted By al5dsm
I called the shipper today and they said they...

I called the shipper today and they said they found someone and it will be picked up Friday. Looks like no road trip for me :( Oh well, I'll have the car on the 31st. I will post some more pics...
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