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Forum: The Hangout   Yesterday, 10:06 PM
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Posted By psinuse
Pulled the motor out of mine..

Pulled the motor out of mine..
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   04-09-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 339
Posted By psinuse
Feel the love...:x Okay if your new to...

Feel the love...:x


Okay if your new to the scene, then I suggest going with something a bit more manageable....8.5:1 compression is as high as I would go. You can go higher and probably achieve...
Forum: Newbie Forum   04-09-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,441
Posted By psinuse
Haha....you make me laugh sir...but I'm game.;)

Haha....you make me laugh sir...but I'm game.;)
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-31-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By psinuse
If you wanna spend money, but a 08 LGT gear set...

If you wanna spend money, but a 08 LGT gear set and the kit for install into your trans...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-30-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By psinuse
You had me at /end dad rant/:laugh:

You had me at /end dad rant/:laugh:
Forum: Wrxtuners Help Desk   03-30-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By psinuse
Did you check the oil to see if it has a milky...

Did you check the oil to see if it has a milky look to it? Also could be the seals in the turbo going bad. Oil leak up front where? These cars are prone to the valve cover gaskets leaking on the...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-30-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By psinuse
First don't buy from Vivid, Secondly if your car...

First don't buy from Vivid, Secondly if your car has a build date after 06/02(look on the build plate in the drivers side door) then you have gears that are basically RA gears. If you want a trans...
Forum: Newbie Forum   03-30-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,441
Posted By psinuse
I'm old....I drive quite well...

I'm old....I drive quite well...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   03-30-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 270
Posted By psinuse
The turbo sits the same distance from the intake...

The turbo sits the same distance from the intake on a single scroll as it does on a twin scroll. I have this set up on my new motor and other than the up pipe being a bit bigger(two pipes instead of...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-18-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 906
Posted By psinuse
You want some useful knowledge, don't buy that...

You want some useful knowledge, don't buy that car. A rear diff going out in not something for the DIYer unless you intend to replace the entire rear end. Hard to tell what else is wrong with that...
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   03-18-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 906
Posted By psinuse
Shame we don't have a guide on here about buying...

Shame we don't have a guide on here about buying these cars used....Oh wait...:|

http://www.wrxtuners.com/forums/f51/buying-used-wrx-sti-31528/
Forum: The Hangout   03-17-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 693
Posted By psinuse
Stock BPV I assume and one step colder plugs I...

Stock BPV I assume and one step colder plugs I hope?
Okay my honest guess...depending on correction factor...
Forum: The Hangout   03-16-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 693
Posted By psinuse
How much boost do you plan on running, do you...

How much boost do you plan on running, do you know what your compression is going to be and last but not least, which heads are you going to run, i.e. 2L or 2.5L?
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   02-25-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 637
Posted By psinuse
Cracked radiator and I bet they reused the copper...

Cracked radiator and I bet they reused the copper crush washers when they reinstalled the turbo.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   02-22-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,766
Posted By psinuse
How the hell did you get a sponsorship from...

How the hell did you get a sponsorship from Manley is the more important question?
Forum: Newbie Forum   01-22-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,098
Posted By psinuse
I've been saying that for years...

I've been saying that for years...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-19-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,766
Posted By psinuse
I've driven faster cars and been with hotter...

I've driven faster cars and been with hotter women...In the end they are all the same...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   01-18-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,448
Posted By psinuse
You want advise for building a 600hp car. Okay...

You want advise for building a 600hp car. Okay answer this question and I will tell you.

Have you ever driven a 600hp car and I don't mean in a video game either?
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   01-16-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 785
Posted By psinuse
I don't believe they have the definitions out for...

I don't believe they have the definitions out for the 2014 models.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   01-14-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,448
Posted By psinuse
600bhp...Ummm....that will drain you of any...

600bhp...Ummm....that will drain you of any savings and all future income for a long time to come.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-14-2015, 04:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,766
Posted By psinuse
Waste of money. There are guys making 500hp on...

Waste of money. There are guys making 500hp on the stock manifold.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   01-12-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,766
Posted By psinuse
Manley makes OTS pistons for the stroker...

Manley makes OTS pistons for the stroker motor...can't for the life of me remember the part number..Also factory STi rods can handle a crap ton of abuse and can be had for $100-150.
Forum: Southeast WRX Forum   01-07-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,252
Posted By psinuse
I hold local meets at my house all the time....

I hold local meets at my house all the time. Granted I am the only one that shows up, but hey less hassle.
:D
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   01-07-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By psinuse
Mirrors are different as well, but it should just...

Mirrors are different as well, but it should just be a simple swap of parts.
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-22-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,635
Posted By psinuse
We all go though this at some point and time...I...

We all go though this at some point and time...I know I have been a victim of my own negativity when it comes to my car....K.I.S.S. has helped me survive many crazy things when it comes to cars and...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-22-2014, 05:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,635
Posted By psinuse
Slightly thicker gears, but still nothing to...

Slightly thicker gears, but still nothing to write home about.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-15-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 683
Posted By psinuse
It's a 2.2k resistor....You can see where it...

It's a 2.2k resistor....You can see where it goes. Make sure you put good electrical tape over it then seal it from the weather..
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-15-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,798
Posted By psinuse
It's the software. I have had the same problem.

It's the software. I have had the same problem.
Forum: Handling Tech   12-13-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,399
Posted By psinuse
So I am going to throw this out there and get get...

So I am going to throw this out there and get get everyone's opinion..good or bad.
I was doing some research on this kit and came across something very interesting. Seem the stock Forester...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-13-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 683
Posted By psinuse
What year car is it? 06+ WRX didn't come with it...

What year car is it? 06+ WRX didn't come with it and the 04+ STi didn't come with it. I have never used one honestly.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   12-13-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,347
Posted By psinuse
When you are talking custom tunes either one will...

When you are talking custom tunes either one will work just fine. With OS though you can make some changes later as long as the tuner doesn't lock it.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   12-09-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 989
Posted By psinuse
You'll also need a retune for the 3 port. They...

You'll also need a retune for the 3 port. They usually require a drop in WGDC% by usually 30% or more in some cases. You can't just hooked it up and go, just so you know man.
Forum: New Member Intros   12-09-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 648
Posted By psinuse
JDM STi is a ej20 block man....As I said before,...

JDM STi is a ej20 block man....As I said before, you got someone elses problems. I'd suggest getting your truck back. The Cobb map that is on there is not designed for the engine.
Forum: New Member Intros   12-08-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 648
Posted By psinuse
Not to sound like an asshat, but you bought...

Not to sound like an asshat, but you bought someones problems. Don't know who did the swap, but from the looks of those codes they didn't know what they were doing.
That motor could be a JDM 04...
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-07-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,635
Posted By psinuse
08 LGT gear set. Get the gears and the install...

08 LGT gear set. Get the gears and the install kit and have it rebuilt. Gonna cost you minimum of $2000 even for a rebuild, might as well go with something stronger.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   12-06-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,249
Posted By psinuse
The older model tmic didn't have the plastic end...

The older model tmic didn't have the plastic end tanks like the newer models, also the stock BPV will hold close to 21psi before leaking. Honestly after looking at the log I don't see any real...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   12-03-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,249
Posted By psinuse
Are you seeing extended periods of that boost or...

Are you seeing extended periods of that boost or just small spikes and what is it tapering down to and at what RPM?
Forum: The Hangout   12-02-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 682
Views: 31,959
Posted By psinuse
^ Yes indeed < Spec C in future v Has...

^ Yes indeed
< Spec C in future
v Has remained calm knowing that the grumpy old man is still alive.
Forum: Newbie Forum   12-01-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,098
Posted By psinuse
Well I need to be able to stop...Factory 2...

Well I need to be able to stop...Factory 2 pistons just ain't gonna cut it.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-30-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,098
Posted By psinuse
You're well above me in the power area. I'd say...

You're well above me in the power area. I'd say I'm around 330-340.
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-30-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,098
Posted By psinuse
442 holy jebus!!!!

442 holy jebus!!!!
Forum: Newbie Forum   11-29-2014, 04:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,098
Posted By psinuse
You missed something...A bank account with a...

You missed something...A bank account with a large sum of money in it that you don't mind tossing away.
Sell the WRX and buy and STi you'll save yourself thousands in the long run.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   11-26-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 875
Posted By psinuse
Try tightening the hose clamp...Should be able to...

Try tightening the hose clamp...Should be able to access the bolt in between the intake runners, or better yet take it to a dealership for the recall on it and get it done for free.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   11-16-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,283
Posted By psinuse
04 WRX blaze yellow??? They didn't make those in...

04 WRX blaze yellow??? They didn't make those in 04...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   11-16-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,283
Posted By psinuse
Well you don't have to remap it just to eliminate...

Well you don't have to remap it just to eliminate the codes, just reflash a map with the codes x out...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-16-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,381
Posted By psinuse
I've had mine for almost 12 years...No plans to...

I've had mine for almost 12 years...No plans to sell it anytime soon...Granted it's modded more than some, less than others, but if I do sell it, I'm gonna tell the buyer, "Yep I ran the dog s**t out...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   11-14-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,283
Posted By psinuse
If you used an open source map you won't need...

If you used an open source map you won't need those. Not sure if the AP eliminates that code or not.
Forum: Non-Performance Tech   11-12-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,508
Posted By psinuse
If I wanted piece of mind I would have bought a...

If I wanted piece of mind I would have bought a Prius...
Forum: Cylinder Head & Short Block   11-12-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,381
Posted By psinuse
1) This, they cost about $230ish new, but cheaper...

1) This, they cost about $230ish new, but cheaper than a new motor
2) Just leave the screen out, this was a TSB from Subaru at one time.
3) Epic you know how this goes....:|
I've been using this...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, Brakes, and Suspension   11-10-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 835
Posted By psinuse
Go with the H6 rear brake upgrade and get a...

Go with the H6 rear brake upgrade and get a bigger rotor :) uses all factory Subaru parts as well and will fit you car on the stock rims.
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