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Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-22-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By psinuse
No women present I can say what I want....:D

No women present I can say what I want....:D
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-21-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 240
Posted By psinuse
What's wrong with the 2L or 2.5L engines??? I...

What's wrong with the 2L or 2.5L engines??? I could never understand this drive for people to put bigger motors in stuff. Hell if your gonna do that then just put an LS in it and be done.
Forum: Drivetrain & Tranny   08-18-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By psinuse
If you rebuild it, get the 08 LGT gear set and...

If you rebuild it, get the 08 LGT gear set and kit for your trans.
Forum: Bolt-on Tech (EJ255/EJ257 2.5L 2008+ WRX, STi, and GT)   08-18-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 158
Posted By psinuse
Vf52 and VF48 are to different turbo setups....

Vf52 and VF48 are to different turbo setups. You'll need a different intercooler set up to make the VF48 work.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-18-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 556
Posted By psinuse
Hahaha it's not magic, but it does take some...

Hahaha it's not magic, but it does take some learning to get down...If your serious then I suggest reading up on tuning in general then go ahead and read this the tuning guide for Romraider;...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-17-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 556
Posted By psinuse
I just noticed your post count....>:D

I just noticed your post count....>:D
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-17-2015, 10:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
The Spec C actually had a thinner roof panel that...

The Spec C actually had a thinner roof panel that didn't allow for a sunroof....
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-17-2015, 10:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 556
Posted By psinuse
https://www.raspberrypi.org/ It's basically a...

https://www.raspberrypi.org/
It's basically a tiny computer that runs linux. You can carry it with you and do lots of things with it. For only $35 I figure it's worth mess with. I'm using the...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-16-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 556
Posted By psinuse
SP2 was already loaded when I got the netbook....

SP2 was already loaded when I got the netbook. SP3 was the last major update I remember getting on it, although now I'm working on trying to get it to run of Raspberry Pi. Biggest issue there is...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-14-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 556
Posted By psinuse
Browser support???? I run Mozilla and get updates...

Browser support???? I run Mozilla and get updates all the time. I really only use that netbook for tuning and datalogging so I don't really need a $3000000 laptop.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-13-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 556
Posted By psinuse
I use a netbook running windows xp for crying out...

I use a netbook running windows xp for crying out loud. You don't need anything fancy to run RomRaider and ECUFlash. Just make sure you use 32bit JAVA...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-11-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 244
Posted By psinuse
You should unhook your battery when removing the...

You should unhook your battery when removing the MAF anyway, it will reset...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-11-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
All 22Bs are hand built, so no two are alike....

All 22Bs are hand built, so no two are alike. You'd be better off with a V7 motor as they come factory with all the good stuff, forged internals, better cams and big port heads. The biggest issue of...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-10-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By psinuse
I run conventional 5w30 Penzoil and never had an...

I run conventional 5w30 Penzoil and never had an issue in 20+ years, yet people criticize me for that. I believe people get in this mindset that there has to be only one good oil out there, when in...
Forum: Newbie Forum   08-10-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 322
Posted By psinuse
I'd like to see an non-bias test done on these...

I'd like to see an non-bias test done on these oils to see the real difference. I hear so many different people saying this oil is better than that, yet I also see people buying strictly Ford...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-10-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
I've got the wiring diagrams and instructions...

I've got the wiring diagrams and instructions from DS1 Motorsports. Only need to swap a few pins and add 5 wires, although they must be shielded. It's really easier than the head light wiring set...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-10-2015, 06:06 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
Ouch!!! Well I'll one up that and I am in the...

Ouch!!! Well I'll one up that and I am in the process of doing a tutorial on it and to boot.:D
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-09-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
Have you ever met LW_Black4? He lives up by you....

Have you ever met LW_Black4? He lives up by you. He is a pretty cool dude and loves to drive his car...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-08-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
I doubt enjoying it will be a problem, I'll just...

I doubt enjoying it will be a problem, I'll just be happy to be driving it again. Yes I will have a spare JDM cluster.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-07-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
Intercooler came with it, just wrapped...

Intercooler came with it, just wrapped separately, along with the ecu, STi gauge cluster(which I think you were looking for), the MAF housing and even the ID tag for the car. The engine code number...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   08-06-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 524
Posted By psinuse
What do we have here???

So this just got dropped off at my house today. Lots of JDM goodness sitting at my house right now.
Forum: Drag Strip Tech   08-06-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 260
Posted By psinuse
Well that's always a plus when they are nice. He...

Well that's always a plus when they are nice. He had probably done something similar in his younger days... :)
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-05-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
It's why we are here to help each other out.

It's why we are here to help each other out.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-05-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
Would you be willing to try an open source e-tune...

Would you be willing to try an open source e-tune to reflash to your car?
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-03-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
Reflash the car to a Cobb Stg 2 and get back with...

Reflash the car to a Cobb Stg 2 and get back with us on how it feels.
Forum: Drag Strip Tech   08-03-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 260
Posted By psinuse
Neutral Drop that damn thing....:D

Neutral Drop that damn thing....:D
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-03-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
Okay honest question, have you run the Cobb Stg.2...

Okay honest question, have you run the Cobb Stg.2 map on your car prior to this?
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-03-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By psinuse
Well a few things; First, that SPT intake was...

Well a few things;
First, that SPT intake was not part of the XPT map notes as seen below from their website;

Second, I'd need to see a full datalog before I could make any real calls on what...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-03-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
Was this a Cobb map or an OS map?

Was this a Cobb map or an OS map?
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-03-2015, 06:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
On average most stg. 2 cars, that I've seen, make...

On average most stg. 2 cars, that I've seen, make around 205-210whp. There are a lot of factors as well when it comes to dynos and the numbers produced by them. I usually just tell people to ignore...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   08-02-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By psinuse
*looks around* Pssst I've got a surprise coming...

*looks around* Pssst I've got a surprise coming up this week.... :P
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-02-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
What I believe he was telling you was your making...

What I believe he was telling you was your making 237awhp and if you wanted to know the crank hp rating add roughly 50hp to that number since the % of drive train loss is kind of hard to really...
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   08-01-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
237chp on a stg 2 WRX???? They make 225...

237chp on a stg 2 WRX???? They make 225 stock...More than likely that is awhp, if not I'd find another tuner.
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   07-10-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 442
Posted By psinuse
So are you looking for a tuning guide or someone...

So are you looking for a tuning guide or someone to actually teach you how to tune?
Forum: Handling Tech   07-05-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 369
Posted By psinuse
Why would you want to delete your ABS?

Why would you want to delete your ABS?
Forum: Drag Strip Tech   07-05-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 309
Posted By psinuse
I have a video of me running a 8.09 in the 1/8...

I have a video of me running a 8.09 in the 1/8 mile from about 4 or 5 years ago. The best I've run was in the high 7's, but I'm not sure where those slips are...:mad:
Forum: Tuning & Engine Management   07-05-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,181
Posted By psinuse
You could do must of that stuff with basic hand...

You could do must of that stuff with basic hand tools and a jack. The fuel pump being amongst the easiest. UP and DP are bit of a bitch to do sometimes, but honestly not all that bad (I just hate...
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   07-05-2015, 08:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,240
Posted By psinuse
All I did was explain the benefits and the ease...

All I did was explain the benefits and the ease of installation. Also switch to the STi oil pan as we discussed and all should be right with the world. Now all you need is a twin scroll set up and...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-23-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 300
Posted By psinuse
If you buy a factory seat then no, aftermarket...

If you buy a factory seat then no, aftermarket seats sometimes come with the brackets. Factory STi seats are pretty decent.
Forum: Handling Tech   06-19-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,466
Posted By psinuse
I've been looking at the new 818 coupe...While...

I've been looking at the new 818 coupe...While technically not a Subaru, it still is. I can still tune it and use some of the parts I have laying around, while still getting rid of my 12 year old...
Forum: Handling Tech   06-18-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,466
Posted By psinuse
Well I never got around to doing the upgrade and...

Well I never got around to doing the upgrade and as it sits now I am very tempted to part my car out and move on to something different.
Forum: Problem Diagnosis   06-18-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 429
Posted By psinuse
Well here is my question, if they knew the TVG...

Well here is my question, if they knew the TVG was stuck open why did they not fix the issue while they had it off the car? Might wanna find someone else to do your engine work.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-04-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,058
Posted By psinuse
Ahhh...yeah even used cases are getting pricey.

Ahhh...yeah even used cases are getting pricey.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-04-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,529
Posted By psinuse
Avoid the Walbro255. The new ones are junk from...

Avoid the Walbro255. The new ones are junk from my understanding. Guess they are made in China and not in the US like the say they are. DW200 would be the better choice now. Also just stick with the...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   06-04-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,058
Posted By psinuse
$9k holy crap did you get a free hooker with...

$9k holy crap did you get a free hooker with that? Makes me glad I can build my own stuff, then again I have never really used aftermarket cams and fully ported heads etc on a build for one of these....
Forum: The Hangout   06-03-2015, 05:42 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,580
Posted By psinuse
What's the port size on the wastegate? They are...

What's the port size on the wastegate? They are usually kind of small on those turbos and even the arms need adjust as well. At least in my experience...
Forum: The Hangout   06-02-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,580
Posted By psinuse
I'm gonna have to agree with mosc on this, seems...

I'm gonna have to agree with mosc on this, seems that tq number should be higher than that.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-31-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,529
Posted By psinuse
Yes tpyatt52 found out the hard way...I am...

Yes tpyatt52 found out the hard way...I am currently rebuilding his heads so he can get his car up and running...
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-31-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,160
Posted By psinuse
^^This. I use Open Source stuff to tune with. Had...

^^This. I use Open Source stuff to tune with. Had pretty good success with it over the years.
Forum: Bolt-On Tech (EJ205 2.0L '02-05 WRX)   05-31-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,160
Posted By psinuse
I was pushing 300+ for many years on a stock 205...

I was pushing 300+ for many years on a stock 205 and a stock 5 speed. It's all in the tune and how you drive it. ;)
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