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Forum: Forced Induction 02-11-2018, 05:44 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By croustibat
Hi, thanks for the offer, i did not see it until...

Hi, thanks for the offer, i did not see it until now.
They seemed not available but a few days ago I saw fullrace put a price on their website, so my usual sellers might have them.

If it is not...
Forum: Alignment 01-23-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,713
Posted By croustibat
I did some real world testing with an s13...

I did some real world testing with an s13 subframe and adjustable length arms. That was trial and error, and i had access to a lift for a whole day so it helped :D

The idea was to measure ride...
Forum: Forced Induction 01-23-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,742
Posted By croustibat
So, upping this since i will surely go G25 550...

So, upping this since i will surely go G25 550 for my setup.

Do you know a place that actually has .72 AR IWG for sale ?
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 12-02-2017, 09:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
I am on a CA, and these engines make around 180hp...

I am on a CA, and these engines make around 180hp stock. The gearboxes are known to somewhat accept around 300hp without drifting. My ca is running around 250whp now, with a gt2560r at 1.2bar (20psi...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 11-29-2017, 02:06 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
A little update on this. It seems the...

A little update on this.

It seems the problem is gone, but i cannot say for sure since the weather is cold and wet, so getting the same conditions as before is a problem.

I thoroughly checked...
Forum: Forced Induction 11-03-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,742
Posted By croustibat
Well, prices are out and my expectations were...

Well, prices are out and my expectations were short lived. 2K$ for a non proven turbo design that requires a new elbow, downpipe, hotpipe and header ? And i still need to add the turbine flange and...
Forum: Forced Induction 11-03-2017, 12:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,742
Posted By croustibat
The 660 has the same wheels outer diameter as a...

The 660 has the same wheels outer diameter as a 2867r. Considering the efficiency, it "falls" ... to 68% . The 2867 is down to 60% there.

I kind of believe the 550 can somewhat make the same...
Forum: Forced Induction 11-01-2017, 06:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,742
Posted By croustibat
New garrett turbos ! G25 550 & 660

Hey guys .

Do you have some info on them ?

They do have a nice ring on paper:
https://www.turbobygarrett.com/turbobygarrett/turbochargers/g-series-g25-550

finally, garrett uses bigger trim...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 10-24-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
Sorry for staying silent so long, had a lot of...

Sorry for staying silent so long, had a lot of stuff to do and test.

The 1.5mm "bend" is on the inner side of the barrel (gills pic shows the outer side of the wheel, the inner i refer is the...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 10-15-2017, 07:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
I will make a last attempt with the wheels i got...

I will make a last attempt with the wheels i got by setting the car higher, that will prevent rubbing when braking. Then i will test by swapping the wheels. thing is, if the wheel is killing the...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 10-13-2017, 11:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
Some news. The front wheels were checked. Right...

Some news. The front wheels were checked. Right one is perfectly straight, the left one has ~1.5mm out of round on the inner side (that is ~0.04" if my math is correct). Is that enough to create that...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 10-13-2017, 12:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
So I finally got the info on this washer: this...

So I finally got the info on this washer: this diagram is from the first gens S14 spindles. The spindle itsself was changed and has no cutout now; the washer is only needed on spindles with the...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 10-12-2017, 04:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
Well, i might have my answer... ...

Well, i might have my answer...

https://www.efisolutions.com.au/wheel-bearing-hub-front-washer-s14-c34

Seems there IS a damn washer. But on every wheel bearing change video i watch, i cannot...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 10-12-2017, 04:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
Still working on it. @def Rotors were...

Still working on it.

@def
Rotors were changed because the right one cracked, but they are barely used, 1 trackday with the standard pads that are included in your kit (bad choice from me, i...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 09-25-2017, 01:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
so, nearly no play between spindle race and...

so, nearly no play between spindle race and bearing. I can check that. No scoring seen on the spindle, will check the bearing tonight (10am here)

There are braided brake lines from the calipers to...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 09-21-2017, 08:09 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
The car has been converted to 5 lugs, no pressing...

The car has been converted to 5 lugs, no pressing anything, these are nissans OEM.

I think there are 2 related problems; something makes the hub not rotate correctly, which leads to that side more...
Forum: Wheels,Tires, and Brakes 09-20-2017, 05:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By croustibat
Stumped. Pad knockback, on 1 wheel, everything replaced

Hey there.

This problem has been haunting me for years now.

I own an S13, which always have had a problem on the front left side : when driving, if i brake hard after some corners, the brake...
Forum: Introduction/Builds 09-21-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 24,683
Posted By croustibat
I do not agree with you, because these are 2...

I do not agree with you, because these are 2 different markets. There is a reason BW has an EFR line and the SXx00 line. One is for race / torque application, the other is for big numbers.

People...
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-24-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 24,683
Posted By croustibat
Rule of thumb is between 20 and 30% more fuel...

Rule of thumb is between 20 and 30% more fuel consumption using e85 than regular fuel. It increases more at low and medium load; higher than that the added fuel consumption is lowered by using the...
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-24-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 24,683
Posted By croustibat
i am running e85 in my ~260whp ca18det S13, with...

i am running e85 in my ~260whp ca18det S13, with federal RSR tyres and no aero. On trackdays it consumes ~3 gallons per 18mins session. I mostly use 2nd and 3rd gear, with 4th being used on the main...
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-23-2016, 11:21 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 12,289
Posted By croustibat
ok, thanks for the info :)

ok, thanks for the info :)
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-23-2016, 02:59 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 12,289
Posted By croustibat
Any thought on installing a hydramat, instead of...

Any thought on installing a hydramat, instead of the expensive radium FCST ?
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-23-2016, 02:55 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 13,978
Posted By croustibat
It does not exist, and you may need to buy 3 of...

It does not exist, and you may need to buy 3 of them (because different torque ranges). You'd also need to get them calibrated once or twice depending on usage. They are expensive tools with high...
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-22-2016, 07:45 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 13,978
Posted By croustibat
Sorry to hijack the thread, got a little question...

Sorry to hijack the thread, got a little question about wheel bearings ... should i over tighten them for track use ? fronts were changed not so long ago and torqued to S14 spec (they are for S14...
Forum: Introduction/Builds 08-19-2016, 03:11 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 13,978
Posted By croustibat
That. Or low mount efr. Just get Vband flanges,...

That. Or low mount efr. Just get Vband flanges, problem(s) solved.

These things are stupidly advanced. I was skeptical at first but now...

I can say a 6758 is a perfect match for the ca18det...
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