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Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   06-09-2016, 10:01 PM
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You should be a able to view your map, unless it...

You should be a able to view your map, unless it is locked by the tuner, with the Cobb tuning software that's free from their site.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   06-07-2016, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By psinuse
Just stick with a ej207. Honestly you'd be...

Just stick with a ej207. Honestly you'd be chasing your tail building a 2.2 and have way more money involved than the benefit you'd gain...
Forum: Newbie Forum   05-19-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 589
Posted By psinuse
*cough*I have an 03, had it since new, and I can...

*cough*I have an 03, had it since new, and I can say that driving habits are the #1 killer of transmission on any car. I have driven the dog snot out of my car and even on the factory 5 speed,...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-19-2016, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By psinuse
That is the reason most people can't understand....

That is the reason most people can't understand. I track my car, a lot, and I am running on factory Subaru suspension. I have no issues out handling 90% of the cars at a track, damn Minis and...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-18-2016, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By psinuse
Don't waste money on coil overs....

Don't waste money on coil overs....
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-18-2016, 09:30 PM
Replies: 90
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Posted By psinuse
5 speed with 2008 Legacy GT gear set....

5 speed with 2008 Legacy GT gear set....
Forum: Drag Strip Tech   04-18-2016, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By psinuse
Road course....or even a rally.

Road course....or even a rally.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   04-18-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 90
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Posted By psinuse
So did you make your own wiring harness for the...

So did you make your own wiring harness for the AVCS?
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   04-01-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By psinuse
Factory 04 STi springs. You will have a slightly...

Factory 04 STi springs. You will have a slightly lowered ride height, but much better spring rates.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-25-2016, 01:01 PM
Replies: 90
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Posted By psinuse
I was up your way last weekend. Although I was a...

I was up your way last weekend. Although I was a bit to busy with rally cars to do much else I will be headed back probably within a month or less.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   03-25-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,948
Posted By psinuse
I second Southbend clutches. Although when I...

I second Southbend clutches. Although when I bought mine years back they weren't as expensive, but they are a damn good clutch.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   03-25-2016, 06:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,948
Posted By psinuse
Well if you are using a freshly machined block...

Well if you are using a freshly machined block and heads then you should be okay using Cometic.
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   03-24-2016, 12:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,948
Posted By psinuse
Please tell me you didn't use factory head...

Please tell me you didn't use factory head gaskets on this build?
Forum: Midwest WRX Forum   03-24-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 572
Posted By psinuse
This is about as basic a modification as you can...

This is about as basic a modification as you can get. Depending on how rusted the bolts are, I would hit them with a little bit of ATF fluid the night before and let them soak.

p.s. Cleveland is...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-24-2016, 12:46 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By psinuse
Use the WRX 2L crank. It has the same stroke as...

Use the WRX 2L crank. It has the same stroke as the 2.2L and is designed with extra oiling holes.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-14-2016, 01:36 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,345
Posted By psinuse
I have always used gates timing belt kits for...

I have always used gates timing belt kits for mine.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-06-2016, 09:45 PM
Replies: 90
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Posted By psinuse
Also there is another option for your down pipe...

Also there is another option for your down pipe situation.
Turbo Dump Down Pipe Head Subaru WRX STI VF36 VF37 Twin Scroll 3" Spec C | eBay...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-06-2016, 09:39 PM
Replies: 90
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Posted By psinuse
You mean this oil cooler? It only came...

You mean this oil cooler?

It only came factory on the S202. The Spec C only received an trans oil cooler.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-05-2016, 11:44 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 7,345
Posted By psinuse
Did you get the ECU with it? You do know that the...

Did you get the ECU with it? You do know that the Spec C and S series cars didn't come with cruise control?
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-30-2015, 05:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 691,545
Posted By psinuse
I didn't have a code, I used the JDM ECU and...

I didn't have a code, I used the JDM ECU and rewired everything...
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   12-28-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,187
Posted By psinuse
On my old motor I actually had the knock sensor...

On my old motor I actually had the knock sensor bolt back out and it was throwing stupid numbers...I suggest blue lock-tite on that bolt
Forum: Handling Tech   12-23-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,593
Posted By psinuse
:D Been over a year now and they haven't given my...

:D Been over a year now and they haven't given my a single issue other than the set is super stiff, but handles well.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-23-2015, 05:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,113
Posted By psinuse
Soooo the deer destroyed just the motor? I'd be...

Soooo the deer destroyed just the motor? I'd be more concerned about the damage to the car if it did that kind of damage to the engine. Use you USDM ECU and it should run okay as long as you don't...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-10-2015, 05:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 936
Posted By psinuse
I'd say 20mins of varied driving. Never go full...

I'd say 20mins of varied driving. Never go full throttle right after a retune though.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   12-03-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,988
Posted By psinuse
I've got stock tunes for everything up to 2011...

I've got stock tunes for everything up to 2011 WRX and STi cars as well as some of the Legacy GT and others...Also have for a the S202 and Spec C Type RAR:D
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-19-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,017
Posted By psinuse
GM Synco-mesh, which is what I don't put in;)

GM Synco-mesh, which is what I don't put in;)
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-17-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,017
Posted By psinuse
Laugh at me all you want, but I run a version of...

Laugh at me all you want, but I run a version of the Uncle Scotty's trans cocktail...Have for years without issue. I highly recommend the 08 LGT gear sets from Flatiron. Price is good and they have...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-17-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,961
Posted By psinuse
If you mod it, but it is just like the USDM ones...

If you mod it, but it is just like the USDM ones sans the newer plastic crap they put on in 06 and up
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-17-2015, 06:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,976
Posted By psinuse
That hybrid build requires a certain plug to keep...

That hybrid build requires a certain plug to keep detonation from occurring. Are you getting rod knock or is it detonation knock? Rod knock you'd hear pretty much all the time and it would get worse...
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-07-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,645
Posted By psinuse
It's what we are here for...I hate to see people...

It's what we are here for...I hate to see people spend good money for something that isn't what it claims to be...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   11-07-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 924
Posted By psinuse
You could use an auto out of a Baja or Legacy.

You could use an auto out of a Baja or Legacy.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-07-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,645
Posted By psinuse
Dynamax Dyno possibly and they inflated your...

Dynamax Dyno possibly and they inflated your numbers. The stock wastegate pressure on the vf39 is 8psi and at that level on your car you'd be lucky to make 250 to the crank.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-06-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By psinuse
5 speed swap not long at all, 6 speed(depending...

5 speed swap not long at all, 6 speed(depending on what year) a long long long time. Also avoid buying a JDM trans unless you like hunting for 3 gear.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-05-2015, 09:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,645
Posted By psinuse
How about no....

How about no....
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-05-2015, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By psinuse
Well first question is how much money do you have...

Well first question is how much money do you have to spend? A 6 speed swap isn't just swapping out the trans, it is very involved and requires lots of time and money...and patience and beer and...
Forum: Handling Tech   11-05-2015, 06:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,976
Posted By psinuse
That I could not tell you. I used a small metal...

That I could not tell you. I used a small metal oil squirter on mine. It is a harsh mixture, but it seems to work well...

The spacers are made of plastic because it's cheap and also quiet...metal...
Forum: Handling Tech   11-02-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,976
Posted By psinuse
Some of the 04 STi were aluminum, but so were the...

Some of the 04 STi were aluminum, but so were the Saabaru wagon ones. Using sedan springs on a wagon in the rear will cause it to sag unless you get the correct spacers. Actually automatic...
Forum: Handling Tech   11-01-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,976
Posted By psinuse
Are those Sedan or Wagon springs?

Are those Sedan or Wagon springs?
Forum: Handling Tech   11-01-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 38
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Posted By psinuse
You should have tried to grab the aluminum...

You should have tried to grab the aluminum lateral links from a SAAB wagon or the 04 STi. Have fun getting those bolts out as well it is a serious pain. I highly recommend PB Blaster or some...
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-31-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 458
Posted By psinuse
Those injectors will not make that much power,...

Those injectors will not make that much power, those mods will not make that much power.
Forum: Newbie Forum   10-30-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 458
Posted By psinuse
I can say that there is no way it's making 340whp...

I can say that there is no way it's making 340whp with that turbo and mod list....nope not gonna happen. Might be 340chp, but not 340whp....
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   10-26-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,063
Posted By psinuse
Get the LGT gear set and install kit. Unless you...

Get the LGT gear set and install kit. Unless you are going to be tracking the car heavy or build lots of power there is no point in going with a PPG gear set....Also make sure you have some very...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   10-05-2015, 07:02 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,691
Posted By psinuse
I didn't retune mine for US fuel grades nor did I...

I didn't retune mine for US fuel grades nor did I need the JDM wiring harness. I simply repinned the ECU and added the wires for the AVCS...Pretty straight forward install. Hardest part is repinning...
Forum: Handling Tech   09-30-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,032
Posted By psinuse
Cheese graters is what slotted and or cross...

Cheese graters is what slotted and or cross drilled rotors are. High end level cars that run them use ceramic rotors and pads, both costing a ton of cash....StopTech makes a good product and honestly...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   09-30-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 990
Posted By psinuse
Stock....give that a try.

Stock....give that a try.
Forum: Handling Tech   09-29-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By psinuse
I am SO glad you posted this point out....

I am SO glad you posted this point out....
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-28-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By psinuse
Why are you running 89oct gas in that car.??? 91...

Why are you running 89oct gas in that car.??? 91 is the minimum required for these cars...Testes maps are usually pretty good, but that car has mods that were not meant for that map.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-24-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,842
Posted By psinuse
You can buy a test liquid that will turn purple...

You can buy a test liquid that will turn purple if you have exhaust gasses in your coolant...I think it's purple, but go to an auto parts store and ask for it.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   09-24-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,842
Posted By psinuse
Thermostat is either bad or upside down. Make...

Thermostat is either bad or upside down. Make sure the air bleeder on the thermostat is at the top
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   09-23-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,111
Posted By psinuse
I've run 20psi on the stock turbo and then some....

I've run 20psi on the stock turbo and then some. You need to make sure your fuel and timing are up to par before doing that.
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