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Car Enthusiast Club [Now Motorcycle friendly!] - First thread to 100k! ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

26 minutes ago, Drak3 said:

Don't lump me in with them. I'm an enthusiast of mechanic design, be it engines, weaponry, or productive machinery. Not a guy with a wrench that reads the marketing garbage AFE/insert other "enthusiast" brand that can't legally warranty half of their products.

 

I fail to see a correlation between people screeching variations of "forced induction is more efficient!!! Reclaimed energy!!!" and anything I've said.

If you can't be civil. Please leave

 

Edit. That goes for everyone in the thread

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2 hours ago, RevoltTrain said:

9-3 Aero with the V6? :D
 

 

Eh. They’re cool, but for other people to own. 


I drive a Honda, but i'm a Toyota boy at heart.

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42 minutes ago, FuzzyYellow said:

Eh. They’re cool, but for other people to own. 

Yeah I don’t really want to daily anything that I don’t think can last 300k miles 

 

but I am weird so *shrug* 


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2 hours ago, bcredeur97 said:

Yeah I don’t really want to daily anything that I don’t think can last 300k miles 

 

but I am weird so *shrug* 

Exactly. That’s why I have a Honda and a toyota. Both with over 200k 😂


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4 hours ago, bcredeur97 said:

Yeah I don’t really want to daily anything that I don’t think can last 300k miles 

 

but I am weird so *shrug* 

Now that i fixed the DIC buttons in the tahoe- I can tell you that its got 216,xxx miles on it. With an AFM delete it will do 500,000+ EZ


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1 hour ago, vinyldash303 said:

Now that i fixed the DIC buttons in the tahoe- I can tell you that its got 216,xxx miles on it. With an AFM delete it will do 500,000+ EZ

Can't wait to see how far it actually goes under you.


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On 4/11/2019 at 12:27 AM, TVwazhere said:

*honda Commercial*

 

"We have a Racing Lineage"

 

Thinking to myself: Okay you're not wrong...

 

"Here's an SUV with a 280HP V6 engine"

 

Me: Is this a joke? The American market saddens me

What saddens me more is the Japanese domestic market. Not so much the nicer engines, more powerful, its all OK

Its those little 3v Diahatsus (or whatnot spelling) with turbos. Like a box on wheels but people worship them.  

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7 hours ago, AlwaysFSX said:

Can't wait to see how far it actually goes under you.

Thanks- The engine is way less noisy than the engine in the S10 except for the single lifter you can hear. Motorkote will be good for it


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On 4/7/2019 at 8:23 PM, thegreengamers said:

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@fatmankev's R31, I love this thing :x


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On 4/11/2019 at 3:03 PM, chaozbandit said:

 

 

 

Manual M4 :x 


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@JoaoPRSousa damn son...

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14 hours ago, bcredeur97 said:

Yeah I don’t really want to daily anything that I don’t think can last 300k miles 

 

but I am weird so *shrug* 

I dont really want to daily anything with over 200k on it, haha. 


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5 minutes ago, Ross Siggers said:

@JoaoPRSousa damn son...

Guess he's been gone for a while :D 

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26 minutes ago, Ross Siggers said:

@JoaoPRSousa damn son...

 

20 minutes ago, TVwazhere said:

Guess he's been gone for a while :D 

 

^^ Been inactive for a while... The Discord makes me forget this xd


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Just now, JoaoPRSousa said:

The Discord

Oh yeah..... That's a thing :P


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I drive a Honda, but i'm a Toyota boy at heart.

I use Apple products, and I like it.

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24 minutes ago, FuzzyYellow said:

Are those TL wheels on it? Looks real nice


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Well glad to say that I got all the wiring sorted in the GT4 and the interior all reassembled successfully.  Gave it a wash and diluted the 1/4 tanks of 3 year old91 that was in there with a half tank of fresh 94.

 

I miss the sound of the car so much its almost painful just driving around burning off the old tank of gas after driving my auto silverado for the longest time its a pleasure to get behind a turbo manual again.

 

Still need to do an oil change,The thing hold a lot because its got a filter relocation kit/thermostat and an aftermarket air/air oil cooler that takes significantly more than stock to fill.

 

video of sweet turbo sounds.

 

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Got a factory lip on the front of the tahoe. Looks way better than without it though it does hurt ground clearance which I’m assuming is the reason the one that came with it got left behind somewhere up a logging road by the previous owner. 

 

You can still sorta kinda tell that the bumper is still warped a litte bit though. :/

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8 hours ago, FuzzyYellow said:

Lol nice. Prob nothing but rust underneath tho lol

 

anytime I see a car from up north like that that’s like all I think about lol


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17 hours ago, TVwazhere said:

Oh yeah..... That's a thing :P

It is? I don't use Discord unfortunately xD 



 

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9 hours ago, bcredeur97 said:

Lol nice. Prob nothing but rust underneath tho lol

 

anytime I see a car from up north like that that’s like all I think about lol

Hard to say. Even though the body is starting to go on my accord, the undercarriage is almost perfect.


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No commentary, just car noises. Amazing. 

 

@MEC-777 @bcredeur97

 

 


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Hehe

 

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