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09-15-12, 09:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,259
Posted By 1st to 3rd

I tried the Stoptech template on my old RPF1's....

I tried the Stoptech template on my old RPF1's. IIRC, the 17x9 +45's weren't close to fitting and the 17x9.5 +38 interfiered with the reinforcement ring behind the spokes. Other members have used...
06-25-12, 08:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,993
Posted By 1st to 3rd

+1 My muffler didn't slide out of the...

+1

My muffler didn't slide out of the hangers, but could shift around enough to make contact. A few short lengths of fuel line and worm clamps was enough to solve the problem.
05-04-12, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 841
Posted By 1st to 3rd

This is the route I was considering if there is...

This is the route I was considering if there is not off the shelf solution. It's cheap and clean, just a bit of extra work.

Jason, I have a resonated MP. Between the smell and overall...
05-04-12, 11:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 957
Posted By 1st to 3rd

OEM gaskets are the only ones I've used that...

OEM gaskets are the only ones I've used that stand up for any length of time.
05-03-12, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 841
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Question High Flow Cat without Air Tube - Anyone make one?

I don't need to pass emissions, just need a cat for visual purposes and I don't have a smog pump. Does anyone make a high flow mid pipe without the air tube? Thanks.
04-24-12, 09:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,907
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Either one will work and both require rolling the...

Either one will work and both require rolling the fender. The tire will sit a little wider on on the 10, so you may have to roll a touch more.

FWIW, I used to run 275's on +38 9.5" RPF1's. ...
12-01-11, 10:06 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,295
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Yes, they responded asking for additional pics. ...

Yes, they responded asking for additional pics. I never bothered to respond and just cut and had the bung rewelded.
11-07-11, 10:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 510
Posted By 1st to 3rd

It looks like pad deposit. It's pretty common...

It looks like pad deposit. It's pretty common occurrence when the pads are overheated. Unless you are getting vibrations, don't sweat it, it will diminish with time.

The HP+ are great pads and...
10-21-11, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,406
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Thanks for the kind words guys. I'm pretty sure...

Thanks for the kind words guys. I'm pretty sure there are no boost leaks.

It's a T4 .81 A/R hotside. The 62 turbine wheel is bigger than a GT35R. I didn't expect it to choke, but that may be...
10-20-11, 10:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,406
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Billet 6062 Dyno Results

The goal was to spec out a turbo to run in NASA TTS class at low boost. Even with the small billet and conservative tuning, I overshot my 330-340 rwhp target.

Relevant specs:
- Fresh rebuild,...
07-21-11, 09:46 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 9,295
Posted By 1st to 3rd

I'm confused by the placement of the fitting. Is...

I'm confused by the placement of the fitting. Is this the intended location? It's pointed directly at the alternator making it impossible to fit a 10AN fitting.
...
04-26-10, 08:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 991
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Wiring Twin Power without harness adaptor

Search has finally failed me.
Iím in the process of rewiring my engine harness and plan to buy a Twin Power. Is there any reason to buy the harness adaptor? It seems like a waste since Iím cutting...
03-22-10, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 709
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Front: 17x9" +42 with 255/40 rolled fenders. ...

Front: 17x9" +42 with 255/40 rolled fenders.
I don't recall the ride height when this pic was taken, but I'd guess around 25.5". The tires never touched the fender with +45 wheels and the same...
08-14-08, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,403
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Rishie, What do those weigh in a 18x9 &...

Rishie,
What do those weigh in a 18x9 & 18x10?
12-21-07, 09:28 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

RB does not recommend using Ferrado 2500 or...

RB does not recommend using Ferrado 2500 or Carbotech XP10 pads with their rotors. http://www.racingbrake.com/v/main/pad_warning.asp?full=yes
As I stated before, the RB caliper uses the same pad as...
12-18-07, 11:17 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

RB supplied the fix. One of my original calipers...

RB supplied the fix. One of my original calipers was damaged. I noticed, and RB verified, the pad to caliper orientation is slightly different with the replacement calipers. Snow is flying here,...
12-16-07, 06:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,973
Posted By 1st to 3rd

SSR Comp RS, 17x10 +45

SSR Comp RS, 17x10 +45
12-16-07, 05:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 610
Posted By 1st to 3rd

ABS will not be affected. The tire size is not...

ABS will not be affected. The tire size is not ideal, but it should work with the stock suspension.
Unless you are going for the stretched look, your wheels are outside the recommended width range...
12-16-07, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Info here: ...

Info here: https://www.rx7club.com/showthread.php?t=517525
12-16-07, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

I tired that and was offered: "There will be a...

I tired that and was offered: "There will be a 25% restocking charge after 30 days". Something I don't think jives with their warranty policy http://www.racingbrake.com/v/main/warranty.asp or what...
12-15-07, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

Not trying to post whore; just working around the...

Not trying to post whore; just working around the attachment size restrictions.

Attached is a pic of my ET800ís cracking. They arenít as bad as cracks on hyperionís ET900 pads. It could be a...
12-15-07, 12:13 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

A few additional pictures of the shims.

A few additional pictures of the shims.
12-15-07, 12:07 AM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

I donít know that there is an easy fix to the pad...

I donít know that there is an easy fix to the pad to caliper alignment, but caliper to rotor alignment is easily fixed with some shims.

The attached pictures are of the shims I had machined to...
12-14-07, 11:57 PM
Replies: 1,516
Views: 179,016
Posted By 1st to 3rd

With the exception of finding suitable brake pads...

With the exception of finding suitable brake pads (more on that later), my RB saga is now over. It would be remiss of me not share, especially to those with a first generation kit.

There were...
10-17-07, 11:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 428
Posted By 1st to 3rd

My 7 is on it's 3rd set of MX's. I have to...

My 7 is on it's 3rd set of MX's.
I have to disagree with the noise aspect, otherwise I think you are spot on.
They are all sticky tires. IMO, for normal use, the cost savings outweighs minor...
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