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Forum: Suspension
22 February 2011, 01:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By The rookie

Rear 2 point brace is a waste of time on a...

Rear 2 point brace is a waste of time on a saloon, you've got a great big chunk of welded in parcel shelf that does the job very well, you can get three point but they are rare.

Front a 2 point...
Forum: Suspension
22 February 2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 637
Posted By The rookie

Only if you can get a classic rear top hat that...

Only if you can get a classic rear top hat that will fit them.

Simon
Forum: Drivetrain
22 February 2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,116
Posted By The rookie

That is all true for that spec car (including the...

That is all true for that spec car (including the oil cooler), so just get a 4.1:1 FDR box (WRX?) and put the DCCD transfer case in that.

Simon
Forum: Drivetrain
22 February 2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By The rookie

On a steady state dyno a carbon prop shaft will...

On a steady state dyno a carbon prop shaft will add nothing, on a dyno that runs through the rev range it will add a bit as the reduced mass and therefore inertia take less power to spin up,...
13 October 2010, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By The rookie

The pump shouldn't be running, doesn't matter how...

The pump shouldn't be running, doesn't matter how worn it is!

Not sure why you get such a spary as you mention, it's not normal, but its nothing to do with the one-way valve.

Simon
13 October 2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 458
Posted By The rookie

A CO reading of 2.5% equates to a Lambda reading...

A CO reading of 2.5% equates to a Lambda reading of about 0.92 (Lambda one is 0.67% CO) so its running rich, nothing to do with the catalyst.

MOT tester to be a pedant measures 4 gasses (that is...
13 October 2010, 08:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 797
Posted By The rookie

It's not designed to stop water running out at...

It's not designed to stop water running out at all, its a one way valve to stop the water running back and then taking an age to come out when you hit the washers. So if it's succeeding at that, it's...
Forum: Drivetrain
13 October 2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 815
Posted By The rookie

Viscous coupled LSD shafts are longer with an...

Viscous coupled LSD shafts are longer with an extra set of splines as they provide the link, sounds like you have a VC. You'll need VC shafts.

Be warend the LSD action is very soft, you'll...
Forum: Drivetrain
13 October 2010, 08:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 299
Posted By The rookie

6 speed won't fit 5 speed, no. If that...

6 speed won't fit 5 speed, no.

If that engine code is for an EU turbo/GT its open deck.

Simon
Forum: Suspension
13 October 2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 527
Posted By The rookie

Hi there Gigsy... As I mentioned on sf.org,...

Hi there Gigsy...

As I mentioned on sf.org, you will need camber bolts (I got mine for 25) to get it right, otherwise straight on, or better still with STi springs!

Simon
Forum: Suspension
13 October 2010, 07:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,044
Posted By The rookie

@ BexWRX, the struts can be removed and...

@ BexWRX, the struts can be removed and regreased, mine lasted 2 years and I've just done them again, easy done and fixes it nicely. Full instructions are on http://www.nasioc.com but it's dead easy....
Forum: Suspension
13 October 2010, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 316
Posted By The rookie

Early legacy (original boxy shape) will, latest...

Early legacy (original boxy shape) will, latest shape won't, not sure when they stop becoming compatable, probably with the introduction of the non strut rear. You may have to play with strut tops...
Forum: Suspension
13 October 2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 588
Posted By The rookie

No its the shocks, the first sign is usually a...

No its the shocks, the first sign is usually a clonking as you come to a halt as the rear settles back down. Then you start to get progressivley more creaks and clonks.

What you report doesn't...
25 August 2010, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,465
Posted By The rookie

Argh so, the simple but misleading answer is...

Argh so, the simple but misleading answer is better than the right one with a simple spelling mistake?

Spirit of scoobynet lives on in some obviously!

Simon
25 August 2010, 10:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 19,370
Posted By The rookie

Sorry SD69 may well be right, I'd opened the STi...

Sorry SD69 may well be right, I'd opened the STi supplement in error, WRX 01 doesn't have it and that's the only WRX manual I have.

Simon
25 August 2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 19,370
Posted By The rookie

There is not 'a chance' it has it, it does have...

There is not 'a chance' it has it, it does have it, all WRX's from bugeye have it.

Simon
25 August 2010, 10:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,465
Posted By The rookie

Rather simple answer from Tidgy...... Most...

Rather simple answer from Tidgy......

Most engines most the time run at Lambda1, this is the 'chemically correct' air fule ratio for complete combustion (although it doesn't actually happen), at...
25 August 2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 743
Posted By The rookie

It will bolt straight on, yes you will notice a...

It will bolt straight on, yes you will notice a sound difference, a bit deeper and more purposeful, but not that much louder as the exhaust still has to meet type approval drive by noise limits.
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25 August 2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 933
Posted By The rookie

I agree, don't have a dump on your car, just not...

I agree, don't have a dump on your car, just not good.......

A recirc valve is all round the best option.

Simon
25 August 2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 679
Posted By The rookie

I think he's saying the car is donald ducked........

I think he's saying the car is donald ducked.....

01 EJ257? Thought EJ257's were 05My onwards? Please clarify what car you have!

Hot turbo, well yes it gets hot, but is it truly 'red hot'...
Forum: Suspension
25 August 2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,989
Posted By The rookie

Lowest road height is minimum preload, highest is...

Lowest road height is minimum preload, highest is maximum, otherwise I get your points!

Simon
Forum: Drivetrain
25 August 2010, 06:13 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 790
Posted By The rookie

About 12 seconds depending on how good a driver...

About 12 seconds depending on how good a driver you are, ET is more critical on the driver technique than the terminal speed.

Simon
Forum: Drivetrain
25 August 2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,287
Posted By The rookie

I had exactly the same when I broke a driveshaft...

I had exactly the same when I broke a driveshaft (on a FWD car), a clinking noise as the shaft rotated but no drive.

Of course a Subaru is 4wd, but if the centre limited slip diff is fubar (not...
24 August 2010, 05:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By The rookie

Just under rip off copy of the broquet et...

Just under rip off copy of the broquet et al....none of which work...what a crock.

Simon
24 August 2010, 05:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 549
Posted By The rookie

The second issue is very likley head gaskets, the...

The second issue is very likley head gaskets, the first I would look at ignition (leads and plugs) normally, but the plugs could be being fouled by leaks due to the HG failure.

How long and at...
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