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06-14-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 739
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Posted By WingleBeast

Not that I saw. It did generate enough heat to...

Not that I saw. It did generate enough heat to melt some wire shielding that was too close.
06-09-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

I used that weight as well. looked fine when i...

I used that weight as well. looked fine when i removed the kit a few thousand miles later.
06-09-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,088
Posted By WingleBeast

The thing with the hymee closed gearbox is that...

The thing with the hymee closed gearbox is that the gearshaft tube is full of oil that really isnt being actively heated, just kind of bathing the shaft in oil. I'm no thermodynamics expert, but This...
06-08-2018, 12:09 AM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

I used casterol full synthetic. I think I pulled...

I used casterol full synthetic. I think I pulled the weight from a kenne bell info sheet on a similar blower.
06-08-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,088
Posted By WingleBeast

Yeah I had to do some machining magic with the...

Yeah I had to do some machining magic with the top alternator bolt.
06-02-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,088
Posted By WingleBeast

the alternator is attached to the frame AND...

the alternator is attached to the frame AND engine mounting point on the lower right mounting bolt. should be "relatively" lined up.
05-27-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,088
Posted By WingleBeast

SKC, based off the photos above that is the...

SKC,

based off the photos above that is the AC belt idler. It sucks. I never figured out how to accurately tension it. But it does attach through those front cover bolts
05-20-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,088
Posted By WingleBeast

My kit is sitting oiled in a box in the garage....

My kit is sitting oiled in a box in the garage. Let me know how the changes go!
05-23-2016, 09:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

not the links, the bolts.

not the links, the bolts.
05-23-2016, 07:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

All new. I am going with the pre-load/load issue....

All new. I am going with the pre-load/load issue. But all the links/bars to frame bolts are damn near seized. This is going to take some work to loosen them...
05-22-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

Just got back home from another 8 month...

Just got back home from another 8 month vacation....

Bought a set of stock shocks. No dice.

So looks like I am going to have to start cutting bolts on the link arms and test out my theory.
09-20-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

bump

bump
09-11-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

They are fine, more resistance the the old stock...

They are fine, more resistance the the old stock ones.
09-11-2015, 10:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

Hahahah no! Just saying at first I thought that...

Hahahah no! Just saying at first I thought that might be an issue since they aren't labeled. But after taking them off and looking at the spring rates and heights I did have them correct.

I am...
09-11-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

You misunderstand me. They have always been on...

You misunderstand me. They have always been on the correct wheels. The fronts are stiffer than the rears anyway, I would expect swapping them to have the opposite effect of a bottomed out rear.
09-09-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

Well the shocks are good and the springs are on...

Well the shocks are good and the springs are on the correct wheels....
09-08-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,578
Posted By WingleBeast

Pinch Bolt

Seriously, the pinch bolt on the rear hub from the toe link arm is going to be the death of me. PB blaster, propane, impact gun, breaker bar, hammer. Failed.

Ideas? I do not want to hand drill...
08-12-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

How do I test that theory?

How do I test that theory?
08-12-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

Loki- I don't think MS make SII specific shocks. ...

Loki- I don't think MS make SII specific shocks.

9k- Really? MS right out of the box?
08-12-2015, 01:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 23,024
Posted By WingleBeast

Rear end over compressed

Yes, I know people complain about this with lowering their cars, but I might have the opposite issue and needs someone who knows more about suspensions to confirm/deny.

Long story is my car has...
08-04-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

Because getting it safely to the UK will be an...

Because getting it safely to the UK will be an expensive nightmare. Especially when it is full of oil since it is a sealed system.
08-02-2015, 08:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

Bump. Considering any serious offers.

Bump.

Considering any serious offers.
07-02-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

Not going to lie to you, I loved the extra power...

Not going to lie to you, I loved the extra power and feel.

But, it depends on your install. You need a good tune and a solid install to avoid leaks, and ensure it's drive-able.
07-01-2015, 07:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

Honestly I am deploying guys and need this thing...

Honestly I am deploying guys and need this thing gone, start throwing numbers at me.
07-01-2015, 07:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

I never dyno'ed but someone with a Pettit claims...

I never dyno'ed but someone with a Pettit claims 330HP with the same size&design blower. Granted that doesn't have a FMIC.

Results may vary.
06-25-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

REDUCED! bump

REDUCED!

bump
01-25-2015, 10:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

It says OBO...

It says OBO...
01-21-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

Yeah, can't believe this is gone this far without...

Yeah, can't believe this is gone this far without an offer. The community is definitely getting younger.
01-21-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

Too late, went to MazMart today and bought a used...

Too late, went to MazMart today and bought a used UIM. Temporarily back to NA. Al least till my GSL-SE is done
01-19-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,040
Posted By WingleBeast

GA Hymee Supercharger Kit + Fixes

Selling complete Hymee kit minus oil filter relocation.

Kit has had numerous fixes to include sealed oil system, dogbone extension, upgraded silicone hose, couplers, and t-clamps, fully powder...
01-19-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

This was never about the most effective or power...

This was never about the most effective or power achieving method Team, but thanks for the input.
01-19-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

Just looked through that guys thread, looks nice....

Just looked through that guys thread, looks nice. But to me is just a bunch of band-aids.

I think the best way would be to mount the blower the other direction, with the drive pulley directly...
01-19-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

It is just such a pain to install and uninstall. ...

It is just such a pain to install and uninstall. You can't just snag one part, or check one seal.

I would love to go fix everything but I have decided that would require a complete redesign. I...
01-19-2015, 09:04 PM
Replies: 739
Views: 80,547
Posted By WingleBeast

SKC, looking to go back to N/A. The constant...

SKC, looking to go back to N/A. The constant leaks and issues are driving me nuts. Fixes don't seem to be as simple without a machine shop. Can't keep putting miles on the lease, I love my 8 too...
01-19-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

Looking to sell the kit. MOD EDIT: Please...

Looking to sell the kit.

MOD EDIT: Please keep F/S threads/posts within the classified sections.
Once posted all items MUST have an asking price.
10-13-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,407
Posted By WingleBeast

No you are right, guess I never updated the...

No you are right, guess I never updated the album. Give me a day or two.
10-08-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,407
Posted By WingleBeast

Yeah been running since May. I am 50/50 on...

Yeah been running since May. I am 50/50 on selling. I would love to keep it, but I would also love the money to work on my other projects. Just seeing if there are any good offers out there.
10-06-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,407
Posted By WingleBeast

GA Hymee Supercharged RX-8

https://www.rx8club.com/series-i-major-horsepower-upgrades-93/wingles-supercharger-build-237003/

Only Hymee kit in the US.

Also comes with the following:

Sony integrated TomTom...
09-22-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,554
Posted By WingleBeast

I'll be there this year, sure as hell will beat...

I'll be there this year, sure as hell will beat where I was last sevenstock. Weather will be about the same...

Jedi, I would love to bring the 8, but I work on the 21st. You guys know any good...
Replies: 31
Views: 17,615
Posted By WingleBeast

Talk to anyone who was ever into paintball in the...

Talk to anyone who was ever into paintball in the mid 90s about pressure without flow. (or anyone with a general grasp of physics) MM knows what he is talking about.
06-30-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,465
Posted By WingleBeast

Nail that man to a cross.

Nail that man to a cross.
06-30-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,225
Posted By WingleBeast

The fact that none bit on my 10k offer for my...

The fact that none bit on my 10k offer for my Hymee tells me none have the deep pockets to do it right anyway.
06-29-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 8,225
Posted By WingleBeast

Thanks RIWWP. I'll rip mine off my car and...

Thanks RIWWP.

I'll rip mine off my car and sell it for 10K
05-25-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

Hoss, the alternator is no longer adjustable, the...

Hoss, the alternator is no longer adjustable, the auto tensioner goes on the belt. The AC is supposedly tensioned by the replacement pulley seen in the pic above, but I am not sure how to do it.
05-20-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

thanks for the relevant opinion?

thanks for the relevant opinion?
05-20-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

SKC any word?

SKC any word?
05-16-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

Yes, but it has no adjustment. It is just there. ...

Yes, but it has no adjustment. It is just there. No way to increase tension. Unless I am missing something. If you get a chance ask the mechanic.
05-14-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

Skc, how did you tension the ac belt? Mine keeps...

Skc, how did you tension the ac belt? Mine keeps slipping
05-13-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

Honestly this kit is driving my desire to make my...

Honestly this kit is driving my desire to make my own custom kit. Don't get me wrong; I love the size of the blower, potential power, FMIC. All things that pushed me towards this kit as opposed to...
05-13-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 16,630
Posted By WingleBeast

^ +100

^ +100
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