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01-18-16, 11:42 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,814
Posted By jayk

It's funny, I've been thinking the same thing...

It's funny, I've been thinking the same thing about my rx-7 lately. I take it out maybe 3-4 times a year for a blast but otherwise I haven't been thinking about it much for the last 7-8 years...
05-26-10, 03:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,995
Posted By jayk

It is probably safe to say that if you are...

It is probably safe to say that if you are casually driving around to pick up groceries and race from spotlight to spotlight, you can remove them or leave them in and it won't make much of a...
Forum: NE RX-7 Forum
06-07-09, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By jayk

Anybody?

Anybody?
Forum: NE RX-7 Forum
06-06-09, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 291
Posted By jayk

put back together intake for emissions?

I'm due for emissions testing. Wondering if I have to put back on the stock air box before going to get tested? I currently have k&n open filters and an upgraded ic, it doesn't look even remotely...
06-19-07, 04:02 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 37,364
Posted By jayk

Are there any how-to's on getting the nice clean...

Are there any how-to's on getting the nice clean rolled edges? I've always wanted to do this to the little triangle in between the two front ones on your hood that would be right above the back of...
05-21-07, 10:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 825
Posted By jayk

I might check into powerslot, though I seem to...

I might check into powerslot, though I seem to remember them being substantially more expensive.

All I've been able to find is people commenting on the big-brake kits and a couple gen 1 and 2...
05-20-07, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 825
Posted By jayk

rotora rotors?

Anybody have an opinion on rotora rotors for an fd? The car sees 4-5 track weekends a year and occasional "spirited" driving otherwise, but is not a daily driver.

I tried ordering brembo rotors...
02-12-07, 04:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,482
Posted By jayk

I installed stock r1 oil coolers on my touring...

I installed stock r1 oil coolers on my touring without removing the bumper, but the passenger side cooler probably isn't mounted as well as it could be. If I wasn't lazy I probably would have done a...
02-12-07, 09:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,069
Posted By jayk

If you're replacing your AST for reliability...

If you're replacing your AST for reliability purposes I'd definetly recommend a brand new one, i bought a used Pettit and unknown to the seller (according to him) some of the welds around the cap had...
Forum: NE RX-7 Forum
01-25-07, 04:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By jayk

I'm planning to "fix" everything myself, so we'll...

I'm planning to "fix" everything myself, so we'll see if they honor the free quote. Though it does say right on the bill that a re-test is $26.00.
Forum: NE RX-7 Forum
01-25-07, 03:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By jayk

The thing that pushed these guys over the edge...

The thing that pushed these guys over the edge was that the input to my air-pump didn't have the hose to the airbox so it looked like it wasn't hooked up at all. I might try just putting back on the...
01-25-07, 03:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,161
Posted By jayk

I'm just saying that it seems to me you are using...

I'm just saying that it seems to me you are using your fans to bandaid the problem of the 4" fmic and complete lack of ducting. With my upgraded radiator, smic, and plenty of ducting my temps never...
01-24-07, 04:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,161
Posted By jayk

Doesn't that just mean that your fans are...

Doesn't that just mean that your fans are efficient at pulling air through your radiator? It doesn't mean the rest of the system is efficient... Seems to me the first goal should be to stabilize...
01-24-07, 12:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,555
Posted By jayk

I'm scared to cross the potomac :) Seriously...

I'm scared to cross the potomac :) Seriously though I grew up in md, moved to cali, back to dc, and now back to md. I'm bummed though, I just failed the safety inspection on the rx-7 so I might...
Forum: NE RX-7 Forum
01-24-07, 11:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By jayk

I miss DC already... So I guess I will have to...

I miss DC already... So I guess I will have to put back together the stock intake and ic (yuck) at least. The only other problems they noted were my windshield wipers and power steering belt. He...
01-24-07, 11:52 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,555
Posted By jayk

Interesting! Guess I haven't been following...

Interesting! Guess I haven't been following close enough :) Got caught up in the Audi world a little...
01-24-07, 11:43 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,555
Posted By jayk

Yup, thats true. But how much was a low mileage...

Yup, thats true. But how much was a low mileage 95 worth 3 years ago?

For comparison :

95 w/115k miles = $12-15k
95 w/50k miles = $17-19k
93 w/115k miles = $11-13k
93 w/50k miles = $13-15k...
Forum: NE RX-7 Forum
01-24-07, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 556
Posted By jayk

md safety inspection?

I just failed my md safety inspection because of my open k&n intake and other mods. I was under the impression md didn't do a visual check? Luckily I still have all the stock parts so I can put it...
01-24-07, 11:19 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,555
Posted By jayk

Not that I'm complaining, but where do you get...

Not that I'm complaining, but where do you get 17-19? KBB still says 11-13 (w 115k miles).
01-17-07, 12:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,007
Posted By jayk

It isn't a big deal, but I drive to and from the...

It isn't a big deal, but I drive to and from the track and the occasional weekend in the car so I'd rather the non-friction surface didn't get discolored and rusted. Assuming the rotors last for...
01-17-07, 11:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,007
Posted By jayk

Cool... I've heard good things about powerslot...

Cool... I've heard good things about powerslot too, $135 per rotor (cadmium plated) vs. rx7store.net $90 per rotor for brembos (zinc plated). I wonder if there is any difference in stopping rust?...
01-17-07, 10:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,007
Posted By jayk

Source for fd stock-size & slotted rear rotors for the track?

Anybody know a good online source for rear rotors for an fd? This is primarily for HPDE track duty to complement slotted brembo's in front. Everybody seems to be advising to get the cheapest rotors...
01-16-07, 04:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By jayk

Yeah, I saw that. What are they selling at...

Yeah, I saw that. What are they selling at rx7store.net then? They don't have the disclaimer about them not being brembo's...
01-16-07, 04:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By jayk

rx7store.net is per rotor, gotham is per axle, so...

rx7store.net is per rotor, gotham is per axle, so gotham is actually cheaper:) Though in the end they are not in stock and gotham is looking for a new supplier, so the question was moot anyway...
01-16-07, 03:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 559
Posted By jayk

FWIW - According to Jason at rx7store.net, their...

FWIW - According to Jason at rx7store.net, their rotors do have the zinc coating on them.
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