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Forum: New Member Forum 04-20-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By BigCajun
https://www.gossettparts.com/oem-parts/mazda-short...

https://www.gossettparts.com/oem-parts/mazda-short-engine-n3h302200rv0
Forum: New Member Forum 04-18-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 395
Posted By BigCajun
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Forum: RX-8 Discussion 04-14-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By BigCajun
Welcome back. They are an enigma for sure, they...

Welcome back.
They are an enigma for sure, they have an indefinable allure to them.
Forum: New Member Forum 04-11-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 52,621
Posted By BigCajun
This isn't a troubleshooting thread. You don't...

This isn't a troubleshooting thread.
You don't need to start another thread.
Post in an existing thread related to your issue in the TROUBLESHOOTING section.
Forum: RX-8 Discussion 04-11-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 919
Posted By BigCajun
Nope, had an Isuzu and a Nissan with over 200k...

Nope, had an Isuzu and a Nissan with over 200k miles.
Neither of them gave me the enjoyment of my 8.
They were good for going from point A to point B, but boring and functional.
My 8 is different...
Forum: New Member Forum 03-23-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 369
Posted By BigCajun
+1^ to all of the above. They're high...

+1^ to all of the above.
They're high maintenance, can be problematic, expensive upkeep, and few Renesis engines are as long lived as other popular Japanese cars, but I LOVE mine.
Even faced with...
Forum: Series I Tech Garage 03-21-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,611
Posted By BigCajun
I think you should test that theory for the...

I think you should test that theory for the benefit of the RX8 community.

:fingersx:
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum 03-16-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By BigCajun
If you provide a link, I will add them to the...

If you provide a link, I will add them to the rebuilders list thread.
Forum: SE RX-8 Forum 03-09-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 425
Posted By BigCajun
Google search showed Maztech "Permanently...

Google search showed Maztech "Permanently closed".

https://www.rx8club.com/rx-8-discussion-3/rotary-engine-rebuilders-265177/
Forum: Series I Tech Garage 03-09-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,611
Posted By BigCajun
It's not a giant image on my phone. :)

It's not a giant image on my phone.
:)
Forum: New Member Forum 02-09-2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 451
Posted By BigCajun
I suggest if you haven't already, start reading ...

I suggest if you haven't already, start reading
the new owner stickies and troubleshooting threads, and learn how to work on your own car.
You'll always be broke if you rely on the dealership to...
Forum: Series I Trouble Shooting 02-08-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By BigCajun
No CELs? A bit of good news is you would...

No CELs?
A bit of good news is you would normally get a CEL with a bad cat.
Ok, free fixes without getting under the car;

Get it scanned for free at most parts stores.
While you're there pick...
Forum: Series I Trouble Shooting 02-08-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 647
Posted By BigCajun
https://www.rx8club.com/rx-8-discussion-3/rotary-e...

https://www.rx8club.com/rx-8-discussion-3/rotary-engine-rebuilders-265177/
Forum: New Member Forum 01-26-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 542
Posted By BigCajun
They charge. Maybe you can ask the seller to...

They charge.
Maybe you can ask the seller to pay for a test and include the cost in the price if it passes, but with the understanding you won't buy it if it fails.
Forum: New Member Forum 01-26-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 542
Posted By BigCajun
https://www.rx8club.com/new-member-forum-197/new-p...

https://www.rx8club.com/new-member-forum-197/new-potential-owners-start-here-202454/
Forum: New Member Forum 01-26-2018, 04:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 542
Posted By BigCajun
Do not pay extra for a warranty unless it's a...

Do not pay extra for a warranty unless it's a bumper to bumper or specifies rotary engines.
READ IT.
Many times they will have specific parts covered which rotaries don't have, timing chains/belts...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum 01-18-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,029
Posted By BigCajun
????? ...

?????

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Forum: Series I Aftermarket Performance Modifications 01-05-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,155
Posted By BigCajun
Thanks for clarifying.

Thanks for clarifying.
Forum: Series I Aftermarket Performance Modifications 01-05-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,155
Posted By BigCajun
Yes, I know, however the OP asked for opinions,...

Yes, I know, however the OP asked for opinions, and short of analyzing Team's thread and fabricating his own , the question still remains.
I don't think it's too much to ask for members' opinions...
Forum: New Member Forum 12-08-2017, 09:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 571
Posted By BigCajun
There was a good bit of anecdotal information...

There was a good bit of anecdotal information there, and the UK may well have different variables that cause problems North American models don't experience.
I thought it was well thought out and a...
Forum: General Automotive 11-20-2017, 05:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 526
Posted By BigCajun
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Forum: New Member Forum 11-20-2017, 10:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 557
Posted By BigCajun
https://www.rx8club.com/rx-8-discussion-3/rotary-e...

https://www.rx8club.com/rx-8-discussion-3/rotary-engine-rebuilders-265177/
Forum: Series I Trouble Shooting 11-14-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 300
Posted By BigCajun
Especially in Winter, you should be sure the...

Especially in Winter, you should be sure the ventilation setting is on the Recirculate or Inside Air mode. The Fresh or Outside Air mode opens a vent door to the engine compartment that stays open...
Forum: New Member Forum 11-12-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 389
Posted By BigCajun
I just read the vendor's latest thread I referred...

I just read the vendor's latest thread I referred to, he's offering rentals for $30 plus shipping both ways.

https://www.rx8club.com/rx-8-discussion-3/compression-root-all-evil-266654/#post4843079...
Forum: New Member Forum 11-12-2017, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 389
Posted By BigCajun
Welcome. I bought a 2004 LY GT 5 years ago with...

Welcome.
I bought a 2004 LY GT 5 years ago with 18k miles on it.
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I often...
Forum: Series II Technical and Trouble shooting 11-10-2017, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By BigCajun
It's a flawed engine, but it's still unique. ...

It's a flawed engine, but it's still unique.
Like having an ugly kid, you know he's ugly, but you love him anyway.
:)
Forum: General Automotive 11-10-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 589
Posted By BigCajun
I've been here almost 5 years and I never saw it...

I've been here almost 5 years and I never saw it before.
:dunno:
Forum: New Member Forum 11-08-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 617
Posted By BigCajun
That's a good sign.

That's a good sign.
Forum: New Member Forum 11-08-2017, 04:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 617
Posted By BigCajun
Welcome. You don't need to go to a dealer, you...

Welcome.
You don't need to go to a dealer, you can go online with your VIN and see if the recalls have been done.
...
Forum: New Member Forum 11-08-2017, 01:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By BigCajun
Isuzu V6 FTW!

Isuzu V6 FTW!
Forum: New Member Forum 10-25-2017, 12:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 437
Posted By BigCajun
You've got a cool Dad.:) Good luck!

You've got a cool Dad.:)
Good luck!
Forum: RX-8 Discussion 10-25-2017, 12:29 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,196
Posted By BigCajun
Updated Chip Motorsports new website. ...

Updated Chip Motorsports new website.
https://chipsmotorsports.com/
Forum: General Automotive 10-25-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,946
Posted By BigCajun
Not before 2020, if at all. ...

Not before 2020, if at all.

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Forum: New Member Forum 10-24-2017, 05:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 437
Posted By BigCajun
If you REALLY have your heart set on it, and IF...

If you REALLY have your heart set on it, and IF you have a steady income or source of money, I won't discourage you from buying it IF you get and pass a rotary specific compression test, and IF you...
Forum: New Member Forum 10-22-2017, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 416
Posted By BigCajun
There are a gazillion posts on this, and almost...

There are a gazillion posts on this, and almost as many opinions.
Mazda uses synthetic oil in Japan, but they don't recommend it in the U.S., probably because of MPG.
...
Forum: General Automotive 10-19-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 604
Posted By BigCajun
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Forum: New Member Forum 10-19-2017, 08:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By BigCajun
Clever handle. Long, but clever.

Clever handle.
Long, but clever.
Forum: General Automotive 10-10-2017, 07:46 AM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,946
Posted By BigCajun
Here ya go: http://Check out @bigcajunwba’s...

Here ya go:

http://Check out @bigcajunwba’s Tweet: https://twitter.com/bigcajunwba/status/917732775616237568?s=09
Forum: New Member Forum 10-09-2017, 08:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 397
Posted By BigCajun
I do it all the time. I don't know if it's...

I do it all the time.
I don't know if it's harmful or not, but my engine has low compression at 76k, and I drive like an idiot.
:)
...
Forum: New Member Forum 10-07-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,558
Posted By BigCajun
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Forum: Series I Trouble Shooting 09-28-2017, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 310
Posted By BigCajun
It will sound like It's spinning freely, often...

It will sound like It's spinning freely, often you will smell the unburned gas, and after you deflood it, it should either start, or stumble like it's trying to start.
The battery needs to be...
Forum: New Member Forum 09-17-2017, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 431
Posted By BigCajun
Ask whatever you feel you can get for it, if...

Ask whatever you feel you can get for it,
if you're not in a hurry to sell.
An RX8 enthusiast may really want it given the condition and low miles and pay what you want, or near to it.

5 years...
Forum: General Automotive 09-09-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,946
Posted By BigCajun
No one is 'bashing' autos, just stating a...

No one is 'bashing' autos, just stating a preference for MTs in sports cars.
Forum: General Automotive 09-07-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1,856
Views: 128,946
Posted By BigCajun
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Forum: SevenStock 20!! 08-31-2017, 11:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 739
Posted By BigCajun
Didn't work out bro. Spending my last vaca days...

Didn't work out bro.
Spending my last vaca days in a few weeks to go get a follow-up biopsy at MDA, and need to go make some family property decisions back home.
Maybe next year.:)
Forum: Series I Tech Garage 08-31-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 8,729
Posted By BigCajun
I was when I bought mine, and ignorant, I thought...

I was when I bought mine, and ignorant, I thought it was just a restyled RX7.
When I started researching it I had second thoughts, but 5 years and 50k miles later, even with a failing engine, I...
Forum: West RX-8 Forum 08-30-2017, 08:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 846
Posted By BigCajun
You're welcome. Please be sure to update us,...

You're welcome.
Please be sure to update us, your experience may help someone else.:)
Good luck!
Forum: RX-8 Multimedia/Photo Gallery 08-28-2017, 06:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,240
Posted By BigCajun
Not common if it is, I don't recall them in...

Not common if it is, I don't recall them in conjunction very often.
Did you ever have to resolder the climate control motherboard that always goes bad?
Forum: Canada Forum 08-27-2017, 11:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 763
Posted By BigCajun
https://www.rx8club.com/tags/storage/

https://www.rx8club.com/tags/storage/
Forum: RX-8 Multimedia/Photo Gallery 08-26-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 2,240
Posted By BigCajun
I'm glad you posted that. I've always been...

I'm glad you posted that.
I've always been partial to 5 spoke wheels.
I also like manufacturing processes.
This is a good detailed explanation, very interesting to me.

Advanced Metal Forming...
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