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Forum: Canada Forum
03-27-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 218
Views: 27,339
Posted By RX8Soldier

Pre-storage (6 months winter): oil change, fuel...

Pre-storage (6 months winter): oil change, fuel stabilizer, tire pressure, park, remove battery and place on tender. If you have a rodent problem, prepare for that.

Post-storage: ensure battery is...
Forum: Canada Forum
01-23-2019, 10:53 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 27,339
Posted By RX8Soldier

it's been a while since I've been in the RX...

it's been a while since I've been in the RX scene, but unless things have changed, the only way to mask the light is to get yourself a flash tune, via the Cobb accessport (no longer produced, so...
11-25-2018, 01:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 13,490
Posted By RX8Soldier

It's fake. I spoke with him a while ago

It's fake. I spoke with him a while ago
04-25-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 513
Posted By RX8Soldier

click this (http://bfy.tw/HpjR)

click this (http://bfy.tw/HpjR)
03-18-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 258
Posted By RX8Soldier

When you reinstalled the plugs, were they put in...

When you reinstalled the plugs, were they put in correctly? All the plugs and wires are secure?
03-15-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 907
Posted By RX8Soldier

Did you try the 20 brake stomp procedure after...

Did you try the 20 brake stomp procedure after messing with the ess?
03-01-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 277
Posted By RX8Soldier

No, you can't interchange autos and manuals...

No, you can't interchange autos and manuals without serious modifications.
02-23-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,976
Posted By RX8Soldier

Read these ...

Read these
https://www.rx8club.com/new-member-forum-197/new-potential-owners-start-here-202454/


https://www.rx8club.com/new-member-forum-197/newbies-guide-modding-rx-8-a-233937/




And...
02-03-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 722
Posted By RX8Soldier

If your cat converter was glowing, chances are...

If your cat converter was glowing, chances are there's some damage or clogging, due to the coils/ plugs being unable to burn the fuel. Bad cat leads to bad engine, so make sure you verify it's clear...
10-16-2017, 06:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 690
Posted By RX8Soldier

Have you tried contacting BHR about it?

Have you tried contacting BHR about it?
10-16-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 544
Posted By RX8Soldier

I think op is talking about porting on a...

I think op is talking about porting on a peripheral engine.
You won't get that sound on a renesis...
10-15-2017, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 470
Posted By RX8Soldier

Have you read through this? ...

Have you read through this?
https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-95/starting-issues-start-here-222584/
10-14-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 435
Posted By RX8Soldier

Look for members parting out their cars. Or junk...

Look for members parting out their cars. Or junk yards.
10-14-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 282
Posted By RX8Soldier

https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-...

https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-95/starting-issues-start-here-222584/
10-13-2017, 11:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By RX8Soldier

Revving before shutdown is a waste of good gas. ...

Revving before shutdown is a waste of good gas.

Read the new owners forum (particularly the new owners stickies). Lots of info pertaining to your questions.

As for a local dealer, try the...
10-10-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 489
Posted By RX8Soldier

Just because it pulls strong, doesn't mean...

Just because it pulls strong, doesn't mean something isn't wrong.

We always recommend a compression test prior to purchase. But it's your car, your money.

Read the new owners threads until you...
10-01-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By RX8Soldier

Welcome. Ensure you check out the stickies in...

Welcome.
Ensure you check out the stickies in the new members forum. Read them until you're familiar with the threads and can recite them by heart!

Did you have the engine compression checked...
09-10-2017, 11:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 298
Posted By RX8Soldier

IIRC, you either have to press it twice, or hold...

IIRC, you either have to press it twice, or hold it for a few seconds to unlock both door(I'm referring to the button on the door handle)
09-07-2017, 08:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,823
Posted By RX8Soldier

Read this thread ...

Read this thread
https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-95/starting-issues-start-here-222584/
09-06-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By RX8Soldier

What is the brand of the cat and ignition...

What is the brand of the cat and ignition components? Have you verified all coils and plugs are firing?
08-28-2017, 11:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 278
Posted By RX8Soldier

https://www.rx8club.com/new-member-forum-197/new-p...

https://www.rx8club.com/new-member-forum-197/new-potential-owners-start-here-202454/


https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-95/starting-issues-start-here-222584/


Have a read...
08-27-2017, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By RX8Soldier

https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.php?t=221330&pa...

https://www.rx8club.com/showthread.php?t=221330&page=1
08-24-2017, 08:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,441
Posted By RX8Soldier

The apex seals aren't wearing away like cheese...

The apex seals aren't wearing away like cheese slices. So ordering new apex seals won't guarantee restoring compression. Tear the sucker down, properly measure the engine parts, then start ordering...
08-24-2017, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 400
Posted By RX8Soldier

Full clutch? Or clutch pedal? Those are a point...

Full clutch? Or clutch pedal? Those are a point of failure on rx8s, and are actually under warranty
08-24-2017, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 479
Posted By RX8Soldier

There is a thread called "new and potential...

There is a thread called "new and potential owners, start here." Read that to get the best impression on what to look for.

As for your 2008 being a series 2 question: it was likely built in late...
08-23-2017, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 366
Posted By RX8Soldier

Try boosting the car, if batter doesn't charge....

Try boosting the car, if batter doesn't charge. How old is the battery?
08-22-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 14,040
Posted By RX8Soldier

Read the new owners threads, and modding for...

Read the new owners threads, and modding for newbs.
08-21-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,778
Posted By RX8Soldier

This is why you should keep all your questions...

This is why you should keep all your questions relating to this topic to a single thread. We're trying to learn what you have/ have yet to do to diagnose, and your posts are spread throughout...
08-18-2017, 12:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,490
Posted By RX8Soldier

Do some reading on the subject. There are PLENTY...

Do some reading on the subject. There are PLENTY of threads on the issue.


The fact is, there is ZERO definitive proof that using synthetic oil causes additional wear OR less wear on the engine....
08-15-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,507
Posted By RX8Soldier

Further to reading that thread, if also get a...

Further to reading that thread, if also get a rotary specific compression test. You may not show any signs or symptoms. But rather than blindly throwing money at it, it will give you an idea of where...
08-15-2017, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 420,797
Posted By RX8Soldier

How do you know it's none of those? Have you...

How do you know it's none of those? Have you verified each part? Or are you making assumptions?
08-14-2017, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 420,797
Posted By RX8Soldier

Could be many things. Read this and report...

Could be many things.

Read this and report back
https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-95/starting-issues-start-here-222584/
08-13-2017, 09:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 349
Posted By RX8Soldier

You've been here a short time and you've created...

You've been here a short time and you've created more threads that most long time members. Use the search feature and read the new members forum. There's tons of info there.
08-12-2017, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 403
Posted By RX8Soldier

https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-...

https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-trouble-shooting-95/starting-issues-start-here-222584/
08-12-2017, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 295
Posted By RX8Soldier

Don't worry about it.

Don't worry about it.
08-11-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,015
Posted By RX8Soldier

If you're lost with this tech stuff, don't modify...

If you're lost with this tech stuff, don't modify your car.
Educate yourself, and then modify.

Reread the thread that was given to you until you understand it
08-10-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 929
Posted By RX8Soldier

Those are some solid numbers

Those are some solid numbers
08-10-2017, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 420,797
Posted By RX8Soldier

No it's not too late to start

No it's not too late to start
08-08-2017, 10:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 326
Posted By RX8Soldier

Click this (http://bfy.tw/DHC5) to find out more...

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08-08-2017, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By RX8Soldier

Read the rules. This isn't how to sell your car...

Read the rules. This isn't how to sell your car here
08-04-2017, 07:22 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,070
Posted By RX8Soldier

So your saying that your car even told you that...

So your saying that your car even told you that the cat was clogged (p0420), and you ignored it because the mileage, then drove it anyways, and now your finding out that the cat was indeed clogged...
08-04-2017, 07:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By RX8Soldier

Iif you read the stickies in the new members...

Iif you read the stickies in the new members forum, they go into detail things you should look into and research when purchasing an rx8.

New and potential owners, and we'll as the congrats you got...
07-30-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 382
Posted By RX8Soldier

Could be that your oil lines are clogged? Or...

Could be that your oil lines are clogged? Or you've changed driving habits?

How much were you adding before and now?
07-30-2017, 04:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 286
Posted By RX8Soldier

There is no answer to that. You need to tear the...

There is no answer to that. You need to tear the engine down so we know what you have going on in there.

That said, do you have the compression test results?
07-27-2017, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 420,797
Posted By RX8Soldier

As much as you want/ don't want. Unless you track...

As much as you want/ don't want. Unless you track your car, redlining is more just for the fun of it. There's no hard evidence of it keeping the carbon away.
07-27-2017, 09:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By RX8Soldier

Read the new owners stickies. They will inform...

Read the new owners stickies. They will inform you on all you aught to know about the basics of rx8 ownership
07-21-2017, 08:26 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 14,184
Posted By RX8Soldier

There was an option to buy with the right oil...

There was an option to buy with the right oil cooler duct closed for autos.


That said, pics of the stock number would better prove it's authenticity.
07-20-2017, 10:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 383
Posted By RX8Soldier

My first 8 was an 05 titanium grey. Loved the...

My first 8 was an 05 titanium grey. Loved the colour, but liked phantom blue more lol.

Years later and my truck is similar to ti grey

Edit: welcome to the club. You seem to be on the right...
07-20-2017, 10:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By RX8Soldier

There's actually a specified number of posts you...

There's actually a specified number of posts you need. Read the rules, as well as the new members announcements at the top of the new members forum.
Forum: Canada Forum
07-19-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 27,339
Posted By RX8Soldier

I'm unfamiliar with Brandon Peters. From...

I'm unfamiliar with Brandon Peters. From Winnipeg?

And Yes, that's the whole MS kit I bought. Wish I could have enjoyed it more! But times have passed, and I doubt that I'll ever be back in an...
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