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Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
01-22-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

I used to come to the occasional meet in the...

I used to come to the occasional meet in the summertimes, but unfortunately won't be happening any more. Sad to say, but my car was hit (while parked!) and totalled.

Sold it as a parts car if...
01-22-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 11,506
Posted By elysium19

If you look, it already has a clutch pedal...

If you look, it already has a clutch pedal reinforcement bracket on it. Squeeks a little bit in cold weather, but rock solid.

Good luck with all this...
01-10-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,830
Posted By elysium19

Sold

Sold
01-10-2015, 05:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,252
Posted By elysium19

Sold

Sold
12-29-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,830
Posted By elysium19

The third pic shows the body damage and the wheel...

The third pic shows the body damage and the wheel at a totally off angle - the axle is messed up. It'd deceiving from the outside, the damage doesnt look that bad,. As I mentioned, I'm not...
12-23-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,252
Posted By elysium19

NY Whole car for parts, parting out

So I wasn't sure where to post this; I am selling a car as a whole, but for parts. The left rear is damaged, and insurance company says it's a total loss, so it's not a "whole car" per se. I don't...
12-23-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,830
Posted By elysium19

Note: to see the damage why the car is "totaled",...

Note: to see the damage why the car is "totaled", look in the third photo. Hard to see in the thumbnails.

The first photo is from prior to the accident; all the others are of the car as it sits...
12-23-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,830
Posted By elysium19

NY Selling parts car, minimal damage, aftermarket parts

I'm sorry to report that my beautiful car was recently sitting on the side of the street and got his from behind; the insurance co says it's a total loss. The left rear suspension is wrecked, and...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
10-19-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By elysium19

nice!!!

nice!!!
07-10-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,446
Posted By elysium19

I have had the same problem with failure of 2...

I have had the same problem with failure of 2 different components, an end-link and a sway bar bracket, so i would check those first. That being said, just based on my experience, I think end links...
05-10-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By elysium19

Sold

Sold
05-04-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,116
Posted By elysium19

I don't understand how the bonding is different" ...

I don't understand how the bonding is different"
As a scientist and someone who's taken his fair share of chemistry classes (a few yeas ago, I'll add), I do not believe there is any way to...
04-18-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,054
Posted By elysium19

Just so you know, if you have a little time, I...

Just so you know, if you have a little time, I would part out the new stuff plugs, wires, snow tires, as well as the intake and exhaust, almost-new spacers, almost-new suspension SEPARATELY). You...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
04-17-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

OK I dropped the price. $150 or best offer for a...

OK I dropped the price. $150 or best offer for a complete set of mounted wheel and tires with lug nuts. I'm basically giving these away....

You can easily make $200+ profit re-selling...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
04-12-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

Hey guys - if anyone local (queens or long...

Hey guys - if anyone local (queens or long island) has a shed or garage or any sorta storage space, and wants to make a little money, please check out this thread I made:
...
04-12-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 726
Posted By elysium19

Super cheap wheel package, make some money!!

SOLD!!!

I have a set of mounted snow tires that I want to sell for super cheap.
If you take them now, I am SURE you will be able to sell them for twice as much if you re-sell them in October...
04-05-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,049
Posted By elysium19

People will never learn: 1) He has a very good...

People will never learn:
1) He has a very good iTrader score because most of the time he delivers stuff cheaply and efficiently. It's the small number of times when he straight up screws people and...
04-03-2014, 02:25 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,171
Posted By elysium19

I love when I see new threads in the "good guy...

I love when I see new threads in the "good guy bad guy" section....always a juicy read lol.
The rest of the site I read for information/interest....this section is just for $hits and giggles...
03-31-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 9,020
Views: 1,005,381
Posted By elysium19

I'm really, really trying to understand what...

I'm really, really trying to understand what someone would be thinking where they say, "I'm going to add a huge fart trumpet to the back of my rx8 which serves no purpose other than to look...
03-21-2014, 05:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 722
Posted By elysium19

time and time again, people replace the rack and...

time and time again, people replace the rack and it still comes back to being a wiring harness problem. it is very senstive to having the proper voltage going through the wires. not only should...
02-25-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,902
Posted By elysium19

sorry but its really silly to generalize. My 3rd...

sorry but its really silly to generalize. My 3rd gear is one of the few that DOESNT give me any hint of issues. 2 and 4 are the ones that people seem to complain about the most.
02-20-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 384
Posted By elysium19

Guy making car sounds- 787B no joke

So the video on the whole is slightly corny, but this guy is UNGODLY good at these sounds, and he happens to start by doing a 4-rotor.

Guy Makes Car Sounds With Mouth Like We All Do But Much Much...
02-20-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 744
Posted By elysium19

addendum, seeing 9k's post - isn't suspension...

addendum, seeing 9k's post - isn't suspension sagging a SPRING issue, not a shock issue? The shock/dampening seems fine.
02-20-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 744
Posted By elysium19

I agree - I've had the D-spec and RB spring combo...

I agree - I've had the D-spec and RB spring combo for over 4 years (and 60000 miles!) and they are working very well, on sstreet and on track. I have a good setting and no longer adjust them, but it...
02-20-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 48,969
Posted By elysium19

soooo the conclusion from all of this is that the...

soooo the conclusion from all of this is that the seafoam doesnt really do what people assert it does? (I would believe that)....
01-01-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 25,362
Posted By elysium19

the other issue with this, i would think, is...

the other issue with this, i would think, is getting the tires mounted. how did you do it without the rim clamp screwing up the coating??
12-27-2013, 08:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,324
Posted By elysium19

It's effectively a GReddy eManage Blue, but...

It's effectively a GReddy eManage Blue, but packaged in such a way that it's easily hard-wired directly into the rx8's ECU, piggy-back style. You just shift around a few plugs of wire bundles in the...
12-17-2013, 06:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,668
Posted By elysium19

This is awesome, good luck with the project.

This is awesome, good luck with the project.
12-15-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 27,953
Posted By elysium19

LOL! just read this whole thread....

LOL!

just read this whole thread....
12-13-2013, 10:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,324
Posted By elysium19

I definitely agree with this. As a learning...

I definitely agree with this. As a learning tool, for a beginner to cheaply see what is actually going on in an ECU, it's a cool toy/tool. I used to have one for a while and it was fun and...
12-09-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,309
Posted By elysium19

i have those black OZ's - my only advice is that...

i have those black OZ's - my only advice is that with black wheels it makes a big difference how the tires themselves look. you wouldnt think so, but it makes a HUGE difference to have a little tire...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
09-15-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

Yup. Pourrrrrring rain!

Yup. Pourrrrrring rain!
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
09-09-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

Yes!

Yes!
09-07-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,278
Posted By elysium19

I've never heard of a steering rack that was...

I've never heard of a steering rack that was truly found to be broken with systematic diagnosis and need replacement. If you just replaced the harness ($90) that will usually fix everything. As...
08-31-2013, 07:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,338
Posted By elysium19

Exactly. Unless you are doing it just for looks...

Exactly. Unless you are doing it just for looks there is zero performance benefit. Many professional racing teams keep thee stock brake system for this reason. Spend the money on lighter wheels,...
08-31-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,591
Posted By elysium19

hey - mine does the same thing. I always thought...

hey - mine does the same thing. I always thought "clutch pedal" but i have the pedal reinforcement and never actually had any pedal issues. And then a few weeks ago i was in a tunnel which...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
08-25-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 466
Posted By elysium19

Sooooo it's 3AM and all of a sudden I DONT have...

Sooooo it's 3AM and all of a sudden I DONT have to help my brother move todayu......so I can go to rotorfest!

If anyone's meeting up in the Queens area to go over to Jersey, post up here in the...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
08-22-2013, 03:41 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

meet tonight? nice night...and im finally free,...

meet tonight? nice night...and im finally free, yay
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
08-15-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 466
Posted By elysium19

id love to get the info on this event but the...

id love to get the info on this event but the folks over at rx7club are pretty pissy and i can't view it because i have 0 posts over there.
Would anyone mind pasting the event info, caravan plan,...
07-25-2013, 07:38 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 31,656
Posted By elysium19

CHECK YOUR COOLANT LEVEL! If the level is very...

CHECK YOUR COOLANT LEVEL! If the level is very low, it will not allow the thermostat to open up from the initial restricted mode during startup. Eventually this will give you a check engine light....
06-20-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,811
Posted By elysium19

Rear *piston (typo)

Rear *piston (typo)
06-20-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,811
Posted By elysium19

Lesson learned: i have that tool for the rear...

Lesson learned: i have that tool for the rear poison, and its actually kind hard to use, it's hard to exert enough pressure in without it slipping off. Honestly every time I change my pads I end up...
06-19-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 358
Posted By elysium19

It's really hard to find these used, because...

It's really hard to find these used, because everyone needs them and people frequently need replacements. The OEM ones from mazda are a HUGE rip-of.

Just a thought: I bought no-name replacements...
06-12-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 796
Posted By elysium19

I don't think you could produce a pressurized...

I don't think you could produce a pressurized rubber+steel tire that shape. This works because skateboard wheels are solid, made with a mold or something similar. ITwould have to be a completely...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
06-06-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

I had 4 wheels powder coated (they do painting...

I had 4 wheels powder coated (they do painting too) at Elite Coatings on Long Island. They did an excellent job, very easy to work with, usually only 1 day turnaround time. Price was good but not...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
05-30-2013, 04:42 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

Hah but mine is also red with black rims! Only a...

Hah but mine is also red with black rims! Only a **little** low though....

Also, if anyone wants any of these parts, please let me know and I can bring them, I want to sell this stuff!! Special...
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
05-30-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

I'll be there by 9. Who wants to hang out for...

I'll be there by 9.
Who wants to hang out for a while then go find a bar to watch the 2nd half of the Heat/Pacers game?? :-)
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
05-30-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 397
Views: 32,269
Posted By elysium19

Hey I'll definitely be down to come out tonight,...

Hey I'll definitely be down to come out tonight, I haven't been to a meet in a long time.
This is just at that parking garage at the mall just off the cross island parkway? Or some other location? ...
05-29-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By elysium19

Great! BUMP for the rest of it - MAKE...

Great!

BUMP for the rest of it -

MAKE ME AN OFFER!!!
05-28-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By elysium19

BUMP!!! Prices dropped, must sell everything!!

BUMP!!! Prices dropped, must sell everything!!
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