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07-01-2013, 10:38 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 15,473
Posted By Flashwing

I can cut to the chase and tell you that there...

I can cut to the chase and tell you that there are no real viable "live" tuning options available for the car. If my opinion is worth anything (having tuned FI RX8's including nitrous) is you should...
07-01-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 15,473
Posted By Flashwing

A couple questions I have with regards to the...

A couple questions I have with regards to the nitrous setup.

First, are you planning on doing any timing adjustments to build in additional safety with the nitrous shot? If so, are you using...
06-16-2013, 11:47 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 17,145
Posted By Flashwing

The only two reasons that I do not suspect the...

The only two reasons that I do not suspect the knock sensor as the source is because the car was on the dyno at the time and the results were repeatable every time. I would expect to hear knock that...
06-14-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,552
Posted By Flashwing

They might both pour the same to the naked eye,...

They might both pour the same to the naked eye, but a 0w-30 will have a measurable difference in initial oil pressure compared to a 15w-50 at initial startup. As you mentioned, however, the CsT...
06-13-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 17,145
Posted By Flashwing

Oh wow, totally forgot this thread. I'm...

Oh wow, totally forgot this thread.

I'm curious about the behavior that individuals have seen regarding ignition timing changes when performing this modification. Having tuned a Pettit...
05-02-2013, 06:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,320
Posted By Flashwing

Fixed. ;)

Fixed. ;)
05-02-2013, 02:20 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 14,706
Posted By Flashwing

Well, it came down to the wire but unfortunately...

Well, it came down to the wire but unfortunately I won't be making it to Vegas this year.

My grandparents are not doing to well so I'll be making a trip back to Indiana in the next month or two so...
Replies: 26
Views: 5,786
Posted By Flashwing

I've had this combination for several years and...

I've had this combination for several years and gotten many compliments about the sound.

The exhaust produces a lot of lower bass tones than other exhausts. I really like the combination and it...
04-27-2013, 03:08 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,531
Posted By Flashwing

Seeing the data wouldn't be a bad thing. I think,...

Seeing the data wouldn't be a bad thing. I think, as a community, we've gotten away from encouraging people to participate with data regarding various topics because the matter is considered...
03-11-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 15,917
Posted By Flashwing

Brettus, I would suggest reconsidering your...

Brettus,

I would suggest reconsidering your reduction of OMP injection next time around. The oil injection into the combustion chamber does more than just lubricate, it also provides some heat...
03-06-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 12,957
Posted By Flashwing

I totally agree with this statement. ...

I totally agree with this statement.

Considering Redline and Eneos only manufacture group V base oils in their products, for the price they are a better choice.
02-25-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,456
Posted By Flashwing

My understanding is the "chirp" is the timing...

My understanding is the "chirp" is the timing transition change since the trailing plugs fire first during the idle phase. The chirp is caused when the timing transitions back to normal timing.

I...
02-18-2013, 01:26 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 14,706
Posted By Flashwing

I'm looking forward to this! See you guys in May!

I'm looking forward to this! See you guys in May!
02-15-2013, 01:03 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 11,495
Posted By Flashwing

I have no doubt! The initial phone call I got was...

I have no doubt! The initial phone call I got was evidence enough that either I wasn't speaking the same language or my instructions were simply not clear.

I do know that the level of modification...
02-07-2013, 05:03 PM
02-07-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 11,495
Posted By Flashwing

The engine build aspect (from my end) was...

The engine build aspect (from my end) was attributed to trusting a builder that I know has an eye for detail. I asked Ray to rebuild my motor because I had a chance to see how he worked on the motors...
01-29-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,608
Posted By Flashwing

No need to apologize! There have been some great...

No need to apologize! There have been some great findings over the last year with the AP tables so I'm glad people are still looking into their true function.
01-28-2013, 01:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,608
Posted By Flashwing

Previous discussions about the closed loop...

Previous discussions about the closed loop fueling tables had the B table as a correction that relied on the NB o2 sensor and were for adjustment purposes only within the narrow band range.

Is...
12-14-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Flashwing

Injectors make a great stocking stuffer for...

Injectors make a great stocking stuffer for Christmas!
12-13-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By Flashwing

Cobb Accessport

***AP Has been Purchased***

Looking for a used RX8 accessport.

Must be unmarried. Payment will be made via paypal.

I have cash in hand for anyone who can ship quickly!

Thanks!
12-13-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 465
Posted By Flashwing

I am interested and have cash in hand. Please PM...

I am interested and have cash in hand. Please PM me your paypal address if you can ship immediately.
12-12-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Flashwing

bump for hump day!

bump for hump day!
12-07-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Flashwing

Bump for a great deal on injectors for your...

Bump for a great deal on injectors for your turbo/supercharger setup.
12-05-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 414
Posted By Flashwing

RC Engineering Cleaned/Balanced Injector Set (Reds, Yellows, Blues)

I'm selling my previously used GReddy Turbo set of RX8 fuel injectors.

These injectors have an unknown amount of miles on them, but I had them ran through RC Engineering's cleaning and flow...
11-12-2012, 10:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,694
Posted By Flashwing

I've used the 3rd option as they were the best...

I've used the 3rd option as they were the best looking tow hooks for racing purposes since I just kept them on the front and rear of the car on the street.

I can tell you that the 3rd option tow...
10-03-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,644
Posted By Flashwing

Great pics! Maybe if I start my Sevenstock...

Great pics! Maybe if I start my Sevenstock planning now I won't miss next year ;-).
09-11-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 708
Posted By Flashwing

1. Rccaz 1 (cym fd3s) 2. Trrapln 3....

1. Rccaz 1 (cym fd3s)
2. Trrapln
3. Jeffe19007 (Ti RX-8)
4. Azlizard (SS RX-8)
5. Tom Walling (Red FD3S)
6. Rx7guy-Tony (2010 R3)
7. toyzzzz (White FD3S)
8. Flashwing (BB RX-8)
9.
10.
09-08-2012, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By Flashwing

You mentioned checking all your fuses however...

You mentioned checking all your fuses however have you checked your main 100+ amp fuse?

It's located in the fuse box inside the engine bay below the two primary power connectors. If you reversed...
09-01-2012, 08:57 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,942
Posted By Flashwing

Without getting into specifics I do believe there...

Without getting into specifics I do believe there is still power on the table. We were running into a situation where safety was beginning to become an issue. While we all want to see big numbers,...
Replies: 9
Views: 962
Posted By Flashwing

How much do a set of uncapped blues go for these...

How much do a set of uncapped blues go for these days?
08-31-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,150
Posted By Flashwing

Hey Jorge, with all the track day activity going...

Hey Jorge, with all the track day activity going on, are there any plans to have a tire vendor on site providing services like mounting and balancing?
08-31-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,317
Posted By Flashwing

We have had customers with as few as 6,000 miles...

We have had customers with as few as 6,000 miles on their S2 RX8 report improvements in various areas with our ignition upgrade.
08-31-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,942
Posted By Flashwing

Right, because we can't have someone on the...

Right, because we can't have someone on the interwebz be wrong can we?

Anyone who has experience with tuning or dynometers knows full well that calibration can impact your readings even with SAE...
08-31-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 332
Posted By Flashwing

PCM has been purchased. Thank you to everyone...

PCM has been purchased. Thank you to everyone who contacted me.
08-31-2012, 02:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,051
Posted By Flashwing

I've got you updated to a registered user.

I've got you updated to a registered user.
08-30-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 332
Posted By Flashwing

2005 6-speed PCM (Purchased)

All,

I am in need of a Powertrain Control Module (PCM) from a 2005 6-speed RX8.

If you have one for sale, please PM me with a picture of the item with a piece of paper with your screen name and...
08-30-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,051
Posted By Flashwing

I've got you moved to a registered user.

I've got you moved to a registered user.
08-30-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,051
Posted By Flashwing

For some reason it seems like the site isn't...

For some reason it seems like the site isn't sending out registration emails. I'll handle getting you guys approved.
08-29-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,069
Posted By Flashwing

I REALLY was hoping the Skyactive 2 would be...

I REALLY was hoping the Skyactive 2 would be available by the time I was buying. 50mpg+ out of the Mazda2 would have been ultra bad ass along with a higher compression motor that would probably make...
08-29-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,942
Posted By Flashwing

The primary issue with using MAF numbers as a...

The primary issue with using MAF numbers as a pure figure of measurement is every custom tuned RX8 has the MAF calibration adjusted for tuning purposes.

For example, in some early troubleshooting...
08-29-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,069
Posted By Flashwing

I bought one and I love it. With nothing more...

I bought one and I love it. With nothing more than R-compound tires and brake pad upgrades, I'm able to narrowly fend off race-prep'ed Miata's...stock suspension and all. I'm pretty sure I couldn't...
08-28-2012, 10:45 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,515
Posted By Flashwing

I've been wanting to crash this cruise for a...

I've been wanting to crash this cruise for a couple years now though going 50 miles out of the way might be a bit stiff. Still, this is looking to be a pretty cool roll-in!
Forum: RX-8 Racing
08-26-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,197
Posted By Flashwing

Looks great Dave! I'm curious to know how the car...

Looks great Dave! I'm curious to know how the car will handle with it! That should work really well at INDE with some of the fast sweepers.
08-23-2012, 11:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,942
Posted By Flashwing

Let's not forget to throw Ray in there.

Let's not forget to throw Ray in there.
08-21-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,942
Posted By Flashwing

I'll take that as a compliment! I can report...

I'll take that as a compliment!

I can report this particular Dynopak has been within 1% to 2% of several Dynojet units that we have used in the past. One of the many reasons we prefer to use UMS...
08-21-2012, 03:37 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 107,719
Posted By Flashwing

Whoa, lots of hate in here :-). 400whp build...

Whoa, lots of hate in here :-).

400whp build have been done but they were either project cars or shop cars which don't live life as a street car.

There are numerous challenges with such a...
08-14-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,051
Posted By Flashwing

Should be fixed now. Sorry for the hassle.

Should be fixed now. Sorry for the hassle.
08-12-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,944
Posted By Flashwing

I love how a discussion about Mazda's challenges...

I love how a discussion about Mazda's challenges turns into a blame game that all their ails are due to the "cheap" US car market.

As it was mentioned, Mazda and every other import company have to...
08-04-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 744
Posted By Flashwing

Sorry about the account issue. We're in the...

Sorry about the account issue. We're in the process of finding a new website admin and instating a couple others with admin rights so we're a little behind on things.

We do have a facebook page...
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