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06-13-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 553
Posted By gwilliams6

Is this myth, or is there life in another rotary car ?

Is this myth, or is there life in another rotary car ?

https://carview.yahoo.co.jp/news/market/20190612-10418409-carview/?fbclid=IwAR2jRa6ESVZ09AZrjnRd0D-xoJavm19rvhPqKI8BkkAJl_d7zQVQt-iKPJI
05-19-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11,234
Views: 693,865
Posted By gwilliams6

I agree with TeamRX8, go for the S2 fuel pump....

I agree with TeamRX8, go for the S2 fuel pump. the slight mods needed are no big deal, but the S2 pump is a world better than the S1. The S2 fuel pump swap thread here gives step by step directions...
05-14-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

There was a Mazda service recall on the pedal,...

There was a Mazda service recall on the pedal, but all they do is check it and replace with another same clutch pedal if they see any stress cracks. You could weld it yourself, but I got a...
05-13-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 352
Views: 61,315
Posted By gwilliams6

A Mazda dealer will do all the work for free. I...

A Mazda dealer will do all the work for free. I think your car and your life is worth the two-hour drive, don't you agree. Cheers
05-11-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 472
Posted By gwilliams6

How To Build A Rotary Engine: The ULTIMATE Guide

How To Build A Rotary Engine: The ULTIMATE Guide (copied and pasted the type, so don't shoot me for the font size)https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0ialCdCh-c
05-11-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 802
Posted By gwilliams6

How To Build A Rotary Engine: The ULTIMATE Guide

How To Build A Rotary Engine: The ULTIMATE Guide (copied and pasted the type, so don't shoot me for the font size)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q0ialCdCh-c
05-06-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,197
Posted By gwilliams6

Happy for Mazda, I go way back to being involved...

Happy for Mazda, I go way back to being involved with the first Mazdas in IMSA in the 70's. With some luck they should get that win this season. The drivers did a super job in my opinion. The Mazda...
05-05-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Engine Power Loss chokes as revs...

Engine Power Loss


chokes as revs increase
O2 sensor failure (too rich)
MAF failure
MAF disconnected
e-shaft sensor fouled
accessory belt fraying
04-28-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

No gas leak is normal. You need to locate the...

No gas leak is normal. You need to locate the source of the leak ASAP and address this issue. Any fuel leak is a serious fire hazard. We can help here if you tell us where the leak is originating.
04-24-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By gwilliams6

I just copied and pasted the article, the text...

I just copied and pasted the article, the text size was transferred over, i had nothing to do with the text size, so cool your criticism folks.
04-24-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By gwilliams6

I just copied and pasted it, the text size was...

I just copied and pasted it, the text size was transferred over. I had nothing personally to do with the text size, so cool it with your criticism fella.
04-22-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 868
Views: 238,790
Posted By gwilliams6

I tried third-party solutions like Walbro and...

I tried third-party solutions like Walbro and none lasted as a fix. Finally a couple of years ago I had a Series 2 fuel pump installed (with the slight modifications shown here in the forum post link...
04-20-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,550
Posted By gwilliams6

This 4600-Mile Mazda RX-7 Will Sell for Untold big money

This 4600-Mile Mazda RX-7 Will Sell for Untold Millions of Dollars (well not millions of dollars, maybe millions of yen, But maybe six figures or at least more than its original price)I personally...
04-02-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Still RIWWP's advice is great to follow. I...

Still RIWWP's advice is great to follow. I cleaned my ESS too on my 2008 40th Anniversary Edition. I believe in preventive maintenance, which is never a bad decision IMHO of 46+ years of driving...
04-01-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Worn coils can kill you cat and engine quickly. ...

Worn coils can kill you cat and engine quickly.

You have a number of options for coils:
- The Cheapest option: BWD/Intermotor coils from auto parts stores like Advance Auto. 4 coils, 4 plugs,...
03-20-2019, 10:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,524
Posted By gwilliams6

Believe it or not Jinx it is a bigger issue then...

Believe it or not Jinx it is a bigger issue then your experince with many RX8s, even with NO aftermarket parts . They do drain batteries even when in excellent health. Dealers and rotary specialist...
03-19-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 32,524
Posted By gwilliams6

Listen to BigCajun here, he spokes the truth. The...

Listen to BigCajun here, he spokes the truth. The battery even if all connections are tight will lose juice over just a week or two from the drain of the alarm system and other systems that stay on...
03-10-2019, 12:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 803
Posted By gwilliams6

New KOENIGSEGG JESKO with Christian von Koenigsegg! | IN DEPTH

New KOENIGSEGG JESKO with Christian von Koenigsegg! | IN DEPTH


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJcozP9Mcvo

1600hp and will do 300mph, making it the world's fastest road-legal production car....
02-27-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 405
Posted By gwilliams6

Rotary Performance in Garland, Texas, near Dallas...

Rotary Performance in Garland, Texas, near Dallas (31 years as rotary specialists)
https://rotaryperformance.com/
02-27-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Get a new 14-tooth one from Wal Mart. I did. No...

Get a new 14-tooth one from Wal Mart. I did. No sweat.
I got the Mitsubishi one from WalMart in 2017 ;...
02-04-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,754
Posted By gwilliams6

Here is the UNTOLD TRUE STORY 2020 Toyota Supra...

Here is the UNTOLD TRUE STORY
2020 Toyota Supra - BMW or Toyota?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_jbyzmtgU_0
02-02-2019, 06:33 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 469
Posted By gwilliams6

A fond look back At Rotary Powered Motorcycles

A fond look back At Rotary Powered Motorcycles from Suzuki and Norton, with some cameo appearances by rotary cars. Enjoy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6xw_jsT7xU
01-31-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,197
Posted By gwilliams6

FROM IMSA. 1/31/2019 2. Mazda’s Time is...

FROM IMSA. 1/31/2019


2. Mazda’s Time is Coming – And Soon

After teasing us with an “unofficial” track record during the Roar Before the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Mazda Team Joest and driver Oliver...
01-27-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,197
Posted By gwilliams6

Both Mazdas go out after catching fire and having...

Both Mazdas go out after catching fire and having other issues, after taking the pole and leading the race. . Oh my goodness. Why did these problems not show up in track testing ? Here we go again,...
01-26-2019, 09:10 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

I use the Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06...

I use the Continental ExtremeContact DWS 06 (https://www.tirerack.com/tires/tires.jsp?tireMake=Continental&tireModel=ExtremeContact+DWS+06)
Here is Tire Racks ratings for Ultra-High Performance All...
01-14-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 504
Posted By gwilliams6

R&T The New Toyota Supra (new photos)

The 2020 Toyota Supra:...
01-10-2019, 12:15 PM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Unfortunately without a working engine (with good...

Unfortunately without a working engine (with good compression) no one will be willing to pay more than $2k-3k for your nearly 10-year-old R3 depending if all else is in excellent condition, IMHO. I...
01-01-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,047
Posted By gwilliams6

Yes in the USA the Mazda CX5 is now Mazda USA's...

Yes in the USA the Mazda CX5 is now Mazda USA's biggest seller, not the 3 anymore. People are loving their SUVs in America and around the world. Small SUVs are cutting into small sedan sales as folks...
12-31-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 794
Posted By gwilliams6

A very expensive crash. ...

A very expensive crash.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgnQzqzOAFw&list=PLBLWHJUXa2CtktjYS6k_jzhV89BWhkP1b
12-31-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 794
Posted By gwilliams6

Nürburgring crash compilation 2018

As we enter a new year, a look back of some crashes at Nurburgring, the World's most difficult and long track. Some drivers and some cars just shouldn't be on this track, but if you pay your fees you...
12-28-2018, 09:18 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 58,390
Posted By gwilliams6

Swoope that includes my 2008 RX8. I just think to...

Swoope that includes my 2008 RX8. I just think to believe we know more about the proper care for the best performance and longevity of these engines, than the engineers who designed, built and tested...
12-27-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 729
Posted By gwilliams6

Here's Why the Koenigsegg Agera RS1 Is Worth $10 Million

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_eXcPKdarLQ

1400 hp, record production car top speed of 280+mph, and more, with a market value of $10 million dollars
12-19-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,754
Posted By gwilliams6

Toyota Supra leaked months ahead of reveal

https://www.whichcar.com.au/news/2020-toyota-supra-leaked-months-ahead-of-reveal?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Wheels_18_12_19&utm_term=list_wheels_newsletter
12-19-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 58,390
Posted By gwilliams6

No one has any figures on the longevity of...

No one has any figures on the longevity of Renesis engines using lower octane fuel. But in my experience with NA and Boosted rotaries over 46 years I have seen more rapid wear (internally on...
12-17-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 58,390
Posted By gwilliams6

After driving seven rotary engine cars easily a...

After driving seven rotary engine cars easily a total of over a million miles since 1972 on street and track, anyone who thinks they can safely run low octane gas in their rotary engine longterm...
12-02-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,777
Posted By gwilliams6

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00DJ5KEEA/ref=o...

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00DJ5KEEA/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o06_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1Battery Tender 022-0185G-dl-wh Black 12 Volt 1.25 Amp Plus Battery Charger/Maintainer

This trickle charger...
11-19-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 452
Posted By gwilliams6

2019 R&T Performance Car of the Year. Chevy Corvette ZR-1

https://www.roadandtrack.com/car-culture/a25051337/2019-performance-car-of-the-year/?source=nl&utm_source=nl_rdt&utm_medium=email&date=111918
09-30-2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Unless you have rotary engine-specific building...

Unless you have rotary engine-specific building experience I would not recommend you try to do the labor yourself unless you have someone experienced along. It is not the same as rebuilding a piston...
09-10-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,035
Posted By gwilliams6

This car, with this engine is snakebit as i have...

This car, with this engine is snakebit as i have said before. They need to start over with new engine and other team changes for next season. Right now, even good driving cant stop this beating of a...
08-30-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,356
Posted By gwilliams6

Enjoy a 16-Rotor Symphony, Performed by Four Mazda Race Cars

Enjoy a 16-Rotor Symphony, Performed by Four Mazda Race Cars

https://www.roadandtrack.com/motorsports/a22873160/mazda-26b-rotary-race-engine-sound/?src=nl&mag=rdt&list=nl_rdt_news&date=083018
...
08-13-2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 648
Posted By gwilliams6

700 hp Mazda RX7 Seen on Hoonigan | Nasty Tuner Car!

Might be of interest to some here. A 14-year weekend project, turns into a 715hp (at the wheels),over 650 ft.lbs of torque FD RX7
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlZ7-9EmNSY
08-13-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,248
Posted By gwilliams6

The 2019 Mazda Miata's Engine Is a Gem., R&T

https://www.roadandtrack.com/new-cars/first-drives/a22713193/2019-mazda-mx-5-miata-first-drive/?src=nl&mag=rdt&list=nl_rdt_news&date=081318
08-12-2018, 08:50 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Yes read that new and potential owners list...

Yes read that new and potential owners list completely first. Then be sure to get a rotary-specific engine compression test done BEFORE you buy, or else be prepared to spend several thousands on an...
08-10-2018, 11:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,368
Posted By gwilliams6

Yes, I had the clutch replaced when I got my...

Yes, I had the clutch replaced when I got my reman engine put in. I was just charged for the clutch parts, no labor costs, as the engine was out anyway. Worth checking on your clutch wear. You will...
08-09-2018, 12:13 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,035
Posted By gwilliams6

This car and team is snake-bit, no other way to...

This car and team is snake-bit, no other way to score it. Lets hope for a better all-around effort next race.
07-31-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 8,035
Posted By gwilliams6

Road America is one of my favorite tracks to...

Road America is one of my favorite tracks to drive on and to be at. It would be great for a win there. But as a long track with several high speed sections, these Mazdas cant win it on handling...
07-28-2018, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Maybe

Maybe
07-28-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Loki, there is so much fine print in those...

Loki, there is so much fine print in those warranty contracts, all designed to legally give all the rights to the warranty company to be the sole determiner of what is covered and what exclusions...
07-27-2018, 12:38 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 13,397
Posted By gwilliams6

This is my seventh rotary engine car, and the...

This is my seventh rotary engine car, and the only one I still have. Man I wish I could have afforded to keep them all, each one was special to me. But life and work and marriages got in the way. So...
07-27-2018, 09:42 AM
Replies: 7,263
Views: 421,852
Posted By gwilliams6

Yes they all suck, but I for one want to know the...

Yes they all suck, but I for one want to know the name anyway. Cheers
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