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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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1 hour ago, AlwaysFSX said:

Y'all know how you said I should take care of myself? I just helped push an SUV and then rope tow it 30 miles.

 

Send help. Headache is back and no bueno.

You're worrying me man


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6 hours ago, vetali said:

not really likely if it runs good. then again i feel i am getting such a good ear to the point where i can tell if a motor has slightly low compression just cranking. 

 

 

had a pt cruiser yesterday that ran like garbage at idle but smoothed out slightly when revved. had 200k miles. I leaned to a compression issue, pulled the intake and did a compression test. most were 175, one was 165 but not an issue at that mileage. did a smoke test on it because it ran like a massive vacuum leak but found nothing leaking. spark plugs were all new, new wires, coil tested ok, tested all the injectors and all were okay. fuel pressure was okay. exhaust wasn't plugged.

 

cookie to whoever can guess what was wrong. 

ECU or O2 sensor fault? maybe MAF fault? xD 

idk :D 

4 hours ago, JoaoPRSousa said:

Our E60 (10 years old) also has 260k+ on the clock :|

And, BTW, I'd take those half leather seats. Full leather ones make me sweat like there's no tomorrow.

its basically a normal fabric seat with leather accents ... i like them better than leather xD


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8 hours ago, vinyldash303 said:

I've been putting off doing a compression test on the s10 because it runs like a top, and I'm almost worried that when I do a compression test it's going to bring previously non noteworthy issues to light. 

i might do a compression test on the protege because going 260k miles, i should see if there is any leak going on, bc i've never done one yet.


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5 hours ago, AlwaysFSX said:

Y'all know how you said I should take care of myself? I just helped push an SUV and then rope tow it 30 miles.

 

Send help. Headache is back and no bueno.

Well pushing an suv you risk more in the area of a hernia. 


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Nobody got it right while I was away.

 

It was a stuck open EGR valve. 


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@RevoltTrain i forgot to mention yesterday as a potential option. why not e60 m5? they can easily be found under 30 grand, and some can be found in a manual. http://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/cto/5832729839.html. plus, screaming v10.


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1 hour ago, chaozbandit said:

 

This is freakin awesome. Love how they control the boost, holding it back just enough for the tires to hook, then unleash the high boost. :D 


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Why yes, yes it is.

 

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7 minutes ago, chaozbandit said:

Why yes, yes it is.

 

 

 

 

yep it definitely is.


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this is how i imagine all you miata drivers when you are racing someone:

 

like "awwww shiiiit he got nos" "TOO BAD HE AINT GOT PADDLES!"


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2 hours ago, terrytek said:

@RevoltTrain i forgot to mention yesterday as a potential option. why not e60 m5? they can easily be found under 30 grand, and some can be found in a manual. http://sfbay.craigslist.org/pen/cto/5832729839.html. plus, screaming v10.

theyre so expensive to run, especially if something goes wrong


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6 minutes ago, GlassBomb said:

My brother saw this little thing today...

 

 

cool.


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It begins!! Cheering on our boys from north of the border as they start their weekend competing at global time attack super lap battle! James Houghton from Toronto will be defending his 2015 Limited FWD title in his R Division Type r.  Will from PZ Tuning out of Waterloo will be challenging the Unlimited FWD title and looking to break the 1:45 track record set by spoon sports last year. 

 

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14 minutes ago, Strando123 said:

is it just me or does this video reek of bullshit?

 

it has disabled comments ... you are not the only one then xD 


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19 hours ago, RevoltTrain said:

 

Possible, but unlikely, when she goes American 9/10 times she will go GM. Just how she was raised. She has owned a single Ford and loved it, but that was also 20 years ago, don't know how likely something non Chevy from the US would be. Elsewise she'd probably just go Mustang and call it a day even though it's a 2 door.

 

She said she'd prefer a 4 door but a 2 door wouldn't be out of the question

if you want something dead reliable, and fun to drive, look at a 2006-2007 Accord V6 6speed. they're pretty cheap, and those are the years they made them in a sedan. 

 

the sedans are uber sleepers too.


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47 minutes ago, Strando123 said:

is it just me or does this video reek of bullshit?

 

"68 coronet. Produced: 9"

BAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

Went to blocket. Punched in coronet and found one immediately

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I want to buy it soo bad.. It has a 440 magnum.. $26.000.. (then add the costs involved with having it painted plum crazy..) 

 

And the 1970 super bee. Produced: 4. If that was true someone would've shot freiburger for even driving his. 

Yeah that video doesn't just reek of bullshit. All other kinds of shit as well. And it has forever tainted my youtube account with that view..

A simple google image search is enough to show anyone that those numbers are just pulled right out of the air xD 


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