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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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33 minutes ago, FuzzyYellow said:

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.

She won't get something older than the Impala more than likely. She wants RWD or AWD anyway. 


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3 minutes ago, RevoltTrain said:

She won't get something older than the Impala more than likely. She wants RWD or AWD anyway. 

audi? :D 


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1 hour ago, Strando123 said:

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

 

the 426 hemi rt convertible is the only one that look accurate to me, they did in fact only make 9 of those. other than that it looks bs


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5 minutes ago, Maybach123 said:

the 426 hemi rt convertible is the only one that look accurate to me, they did in fact only make 9 of those. other than that it looks bs

I was watching it while thinking "the hell is wrong with this guy?"

 

 

Ps: watched because it was in my suggested videos and im a sucker for strange and rare cars.


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Just now, CantThinkOfAUserName said:

328i isnt all that fast...the 335i is a different story.

335i isnt all that fast... Miata with paddle is a different story.


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2 minutes ago, Strando123 said:

335i isnt all that fast... Miata with paddle is a different story.

shame an mx5 needs mods to come close


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7 minutes ago, iDeFecZx said:

shame an mx5 needs mods to come close

Ya but the mod is just a cheap paddle....

 

 

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8 minutes ago, Strando123 said:

335i isnt all that fast... Miata with paddle is a different story.

Just imagined someone with a boat paddle rowing a miata..

 

"Row, row, row your bo.. SHIT!"

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19 minutes ago, techswede said:

Just imagined someone with a boat paddle rowing a miata..

 

"Row, row, row your bo.. SHIT!"

-snip-

I remember that here. that lady had stole that car lol


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11 hours ago, RevoltTrain said:

You're worrying me man

Woke up around 7:30am with a headache, caught some more sleep and I feel all good now. Legs are a bit sore but that's to be expected.

 

All good though. :)

7 hours ago, vinyldash303 said:

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

Feels like I was more likely to pull a muscle around my ankle. Shit's not possible uphill with the calipers kinda seized and the wheel bearings are kinda bad too. Broke to the tow rope three times too, that made for a fantastic night of freezing on the side of a highway.

6 hours ago, vetali said:

Nobody got it right while I was away.

 

It was a stuck open EGR valve. 

What does that do?


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31 minutes ago, Strando123 said:

335i isnt all that fast... Miata with paddle is a different story.

miata with paddle isn't all that fast... Miata with turbo LS motor and a paddle is a different story.


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24 minutes ago, bcredeur97 said:

miata with paddle isn't all that fast... Miata with turbo LS motor and a paddle is a different story.

So you ls swap the paddle?

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Just in case you want it.


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10 minutes ago, JoaoPRSousa said:

Dirt 3 Complete Edition for free on Humble Bundle.

Just in case you want it.

i remember getting this free a while back. fun game, not even close to dirt rally tho lol


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3 hours ago, vinyldash303 said:

You should totally buy that

Maybe in the spring. Planning to purchase something else for the Golf very soon. Like possibly within a few days. Something I've been waiting on for quite some time... ;) 


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Hey, about to get a Nissan Skyline R34 GT N/A (no turbo version because stupid laws say that when you are on P plates, you can't have any type of forced induction) anyway, im planning to put some body kits on it to make it look like the GTR V-spec, but down the track I want to know if its possible to convert the drivetrain from RWD to AWD?

 

I would buy an actual GTR V-spec if they didn't cost $70,000, so I'm sorta planning to make a "poor man's" GTR V-spec.

 

I can get an RB26DETT and the original dashboard computer for $9000 and the car for $12,000 and the body kits and respray for $7500.  So is it possible to convert this RWD to a AWD with $10,000 to $15,000?

 

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18 minutes ago, MEC-777 said:

Maybe in the spring. Planning to purchase something else for the Golf very soon. Like possibly within a few days. Something I've been waiting on for quite some time... ;) 

 

RALLY SUSPENSION.


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1 hour ago, MEC-777 said:

Maybe in the spring. Planning to purchase something else for the Golf very soon. Like possibly within a few days. Something I've been waiting on for quite some time... ;) 

It's gonna get TUNED son :P 

 

at least that's what I think it is


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TFW your entire Christmas list your family asked for is all car parts :D

 

 


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2 hours ago, chaozbandit said:

 

RALLY SUSPENSION.

Nope. ;) 

41 minutes ago, bcredeur97 said:

It's gonna get TUNED son :P 

 

at least that's what I think it is

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My dad's on vacation so I borrowed his car and took it to work...

 

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