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06-10-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,483
Posted By bhop

Catalytic Converter for Emissions

Need a cat for emissions, mine is trashed.
05-04-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 627
Posted By bhop

$250 for the CAT

$250 for the CAT
03-03-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 97,308
Posted By bhop

"Wrong" tire/rim size. You essentially made the...

"Wrong" tire/rim size. You essentially made the car heavier and slower, netting no gains whatsoever. Just rolling fender lips won't do anything. Replace with new stock Bilstein, koni shocks etc. Get...
08-17-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,988
Posted By bhop

Check your one way check valve right behind the...

Check your one way check valve right behind the upper intake tract and make sure it is intact. I left this unplugged and for a week it felt like I was spooling an enormous turbo and at 7000rpm it...
08-16-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,009
Posted By bhop

Why the replacement? Different exhaust system?

Why the replacement? Different exhaust system?
08-15-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,009
Posted By bhop

Just gonna throw an offer out there and say $125

Just gonna throw an offer out there and say $125
Forum: Rotary Swaps
08-25-2013, 09:29 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 110,489
Posted By bhop

Is that the 8 with the one lambo door and orange...

Is that the 8 with the one lambo door and orange painted oem rims?
07-18-2013, 08:04 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,841
Posted By bhop

What do your fuel trims look like?

What do your fuel trims look like?
07-13-2013, 08:33 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 11,841
Posted By bhop

Any word yet I know its early haha.

Any word yet I know its early haha.
07-13-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,125
Posted By bhop

Don't know if this was resolved but I'll make a...

Don't know if this was resolved but I'll make a suggestion. Remove UIM and check VAC lines going to the SSV/ VDI solenoids. For the life of me, could not figure out what cause the choke feeling from...
04-24-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,234
Posted By bhop

Yes, buy my spot please! Charles said he would...

Yes, buy my spot please! Charles said he would facilitate the transaction in an email he sent me as I will no longer be needing these coilovers.
04-10-2013, 06:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,234
Posted By bhop

I will no longer be needing the coilovers so...

I will no longer be needing the coilovers so another potential buyer can buy my spot.
04-06-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,652
Posted By bhop

Remove the entire upper intake manifold and check...

Remove the entire upper intake manifold and check to see if any of your Vac lines are unplugged. The SSV can cause the sputtering sensation from about 4k and randomly to 7k. The fuel pump can cause...
04-01-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By bhop

I think he is referring to power loss or choke...

I think he is referring to power loss or choke like symptoms above 5000 rpm?

SSV/VDI can be retrieved without removing the motor but just the UIM. Its WAY easier to access the APV by pulling the...
03-31-2013, 08:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By bhop

Pull your injectors, check, clean, or replace....

Pull your injectors, check, clean, or replace. Clean the valves while the intake manifold is off. Go over your fuel lines and check for flaws. Also ignition system can cause your loss of power issue...
03-26-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,652
Posted By bhop

The best way to check is, visually inspecting the...

The best way to check is, visually inspecting the inside of the cat and periodically checking exhaust temps. Sometimes you won't get the glowing or smell...
03-23-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 20,652
Posted By bhop

I doubt the transmission could cause a sudden...

I doubt the transmission could cause a sudden power loss if its your daily and you don't rip on it constantly but it's possibly a faulty neutral switch too. Hope this gets figured out... I don't know...
03-19-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,376
Posted By bhop

Well then thats not obviously causing my lean...

Well then thats not obviously causing my lean issue. i didn't bother to take the whole tract off while replacing the ssv/solenoid. the real reason i asked is because my "data logger" (aka elms 327...
03-19-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 11,376
Posted By bhop

sorry for reviving this...

Should those two bolts that hold the bracket that holds the two lines cause a vacuum leak if they are not screwed in? (the bracket behind the throttle body under the intake track/hard to reach bolts)
Forum: NE RX-8 Forum
11-21-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 6,427
Views: 304,483
Posted By bhop

Would anyone happen to have Tein spanner wrenches...

Would anyone happen to have Tein spanner wrenches that I could use? I'll pay...
08-11-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,623
Posted By bhop

Sorry about that. The price is $6000 firm.

Sorry about that. The price is $6000 firm.
08-11-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,623
Posted By bhop

MD Rx-8 COMPLETE Roller!! (Laurel, MD)

Finally decided to let her go... $6000 firm

The car is a 05' Nordic Green RX-8. I was originally selling it as a 13b Rew swap, however, I just sold the engine and transmission to somebody. What I...
08-05-2012, 10:13 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By bhop

MD OEM ECU automatic (2005) - Laurel, MD ($200)

I have a stock Rx-8 ECU for a 2005 automatic. I'm asking $200. It is in great condition. No issues while it was installed. It's not in the car anymore because it was swapped with a 13b REW.

You...
04-21-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,279
Posted By bhop

Wow, I was just thinking about selling my 2005...

Wow, I was just thinking about selling my 2005 RX-8 rolling chassis that already has a 13b rew motor mounted to it along with the transmission already installed, just needs drive line, rear diff,...
09-11-2011, 08:51 PM
Replies: 12,959
Views: 1,981,352
Posted By bhop

I actually like the look of that burberry lip on...

I actually like the look of that burberry lip on a RX-8 just wouldn't install one on mine. I think silver and white are the only colors that can pull it off.
Forum: Rotary Swaps
07-15-2011, 11:35 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 110,489
Posted By bhop

Will be posting pics soon, but my 13b-rew setup...

Will be posting pics soon, but my 13b-rew setup is being redone atm with a new remans engine.
06-21-2011, 09:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 6,514
Posted By bhop

Once it's finished, it will literally be...

Once it's finished, it will literally be perfect... Maybe one of if not the best looking RX-8's out there. Gotta see this thing in action!
Replies: 10
Views: 1,076
Posted By bhop

The tip is right around 3in...

The tip is right around 3in...
06-19-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 12,959
Views: 1,981,352
Posted By bhop

Munchy- Your RX-8 is clean as can be. Tilt-...

Munchy- Your RX-8 is clean as can be.

Tilt- Fitment is always perfect.

Keep'em coming guys! I guess 265's would be my best bet for fitment while still maintaining a bit of traction (cause I...
Replies: 10
Views: 1,076
Posted By bhop

No, because it's a renesis motor and it doesn't...

No, because it's a renesis motor and it doesn't sound exactly like a 13b-rew either. Nonetheless, they are both rotaries and they do not sound like piston motors. Anyhow, It may give it a deeper tone...
05-12-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,462
Posted By bhop

That particular course would be more suited for...

That particular course would be more suited for cars like the miata and s2000, if you consider the size of the cars, thats no surprise.
04-27-2011, 09:58 AM
Replies: 694
Views: 255,816
Posted By bhop

That color looks really good. Will you have any...

That color looks really good. Will you have any videos of it running?
04-20-2011, 11:08 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,763
Posted By bhop

Thats cool but the title of the thread pretty...

Thats cool but the title of the thread pretty much sums it up...

OP, you can swap to a 6 speed which I feel will be a PITA but has been done and there is a thread I believe on it. The other...
Replies: 92
Views: 18,662
Posted By bhop

Well, this is true and pretty much puts the...

Well, this is true and pretty much puts the period on this type of project if it is a street driven car. It's almost pointless as I don't see any average driver having fun with a 300hp NA 2 rotor on...
Replies: 92
Views: 18,662
Posted By bhop

+ exhaust setup and porting...

+ exhaust setup and porting...
03-25-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 12,959
Views: 1,981,352
Posted By bhop

Nice... I think it could go a tad bit lower in...

Nice... I think it could go a tad bit lower in the rear but that exhaust and the diff may be in trouble.
Forum: Rotary Swaps
03-23-2011, 05:41 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 68,360
Posted By bhop

The quality of this build seems excellent.

The quality of this build seems excellent.
03-23-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 12,959
Views: 1,981,352
Posted By bhop

smh...

smh...
03-21-2011, 01:37 PM
Replies: 694
Views: 255,816
Posted By bhop

wow... Anyways, good luck.

wow... Anyways, good luck.
03-13-2011, 08:33 PM
Replies: 12,959
Views: 1,981,352
Posted By bhop

^ The stance is perfect IMO. I'm thinking...

^ The stance is perfect IMO. I'm thinking removing the stock spoiler and maybe adding a front/ maybe rear lip would really set it off.

EDIT: or maybe no trunk lip at all? Nice anyways...
03-10-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,729
Posted By bhop

What happened on the dyno?

What happened on the dyno?
03-07-2011, 11:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,797
Posted By bhop

Megans... Good enough for the occasional track...

Megans... Good enough for the occasional track day, great for the street and Slamming if you dare or at least you will have no problems sitting flush. Dampening adjustments, and most importantly,...
03-05-2011, 12:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 55,759
Posted By bhop

If you're a true driver, then get the RX-8. If...

If you're a true driver, then get the RX-8. If you care about beating a 300hp car from a roll then don't bother...
03-02-2011, 08:40 PM
Replies: 12,959
Views: 1,981,352
Posted By bhop

I'll start spending my money on just flush...

I'll start spending my money on just flush setups... no pun intended :cwm27:
02-20-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,729
Posted By bhop

Nice, how does the car feel, and any port work...

Nice, how does the car feel, and any port work done? :icon_tup:
02-14-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 941
Posted By bhop

Personally, I've found credit unions to be more...

Personally, I've found credit unions to be more lenient, but to each his own.

- Credit
- Credit history
- Income
- Proof of Income
- Price Range ( $8k-$12k in your case for an RX-8)
-...
02-09-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,729
Posted By bhop

Can't see pics....

Can't see pics....
01-17-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,653
Posted By bhop

The MX-5 is not powerful but small, nimble, and...

The MX-5 is not powerful but small, nimble, and light. The car would have to be around $30,000. I don't think there are any cars that are "powerful", light weight, and nimble but would also cost...
Replies: 39
Views: 2,464
Posted By bhop

This should probably be closed....

This should probably be closed....
12-18-2010, 05:33 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,670
Posted By bhop

Can't wait till the final product!

Can't wait till the final product!
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