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Forum: RX-8 Racing
07-18-2019, 07:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 454
Posted By dannobre

I'm confused as well.. the surge tank has to be...

I'm confused as well.. the surge tank has to be pressurized if it is plumbed that way. I assume both in tank pumps are using the built in regulators to deliver the correct fuel pressure?? There...
07-16-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 181
Posted By dannobre

If you have a JDM 5 speed manual transmission you...

If you have a JDM 5 speed manual transmission you might want to post it up for sale.... they are a wanted commodity for Turbo cars....
07-15-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,701
Posted By dannobre

There is a detailed troubleshooting workflow to...

There is a detailed troubleshooting workflow to test the pump in the factory service manual....

I can dig it up if you can't find it someplace first 🙂
07-14-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 385
Posted By dannobre

They keep.sending them to me too... I told them...

They keep.sending them to me too... I told them they are both removed from the car but it doesn't seem to matter

They also keep.sending me the fuel system recall as well....

Saving them.so.much...
07-14-2019, 07:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 376
Posted By dannobre

Pretty sure they are 7/16 x 20 For some...

Pretty sure they are 7/16 x 20

For some reason that is the standard seat belt bolt in cars...
07-13-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 23,662
Posted By dannobre

Use a suction pump....

Use a suction pump....
07-12-2019, 07:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 563
Posted By dannobre

The e-manage is '04 technology that didn't work...

The e-manage is '04 technology that didn't work properly even then. You would be better served with a flash tuning alternative or a plug and play ECU like the Adaptronic. The AFR appears very lean...
Forum: Rotary Swaps
07-03-2019, 11:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 10,588
Posted By dannobre

From what I have seen it is very heavy and overly...

From what I have seen it is very heavy and overly complex. It uses the FD mounts and also makes the motor sit higher than optimal.

There are better options out there as far as I am concerned...
07-03-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,098
Posted By dannobre

Do you have an immobilizer light on the dash...

Do you have an immobilizer light on the dash illuminated?

Your symptoms could also be caused by a problem with the immobilizer
07-03-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 11,243
Views: 696,372
Posted By dannobre

As long as you use the same dyno before and after...

As long as you use the same dyno before and after you get a valid comparison


Basically that's what dynos are good for....

Bragging rights and big numbers look for a dyno you can adjust 😏
Forum: Canada Forum
07-02-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,033
Posted By dannobre

If it is a MT just pull start it.... it will...

If it is a MT just pull start it.... it will work if you flooded it

If it is an AT you will need to pull the plugs and clean thing out before you will get it going again...and will likely have to...
07-02-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 317
Posted By dannobre

I made a Delrin one.... works great. Doesn't...

I made a Delrin one.... works great. Doesn't get warm or cold and made it a bit longer so it is easier to reach
07-02-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,083
Posted By dannobre

It doesn't happen to all threads. Usually ones...

It doesn't happen to all threads. Usually ones with lots of pictures or video get kicked to the Mod list.

We try and get to them every day.... but sometimes they take a bit longer if we are all...
07-02-2019, 06:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 978
Posted By dannobre

The stock ones work quite well... they are small...

The stock ones work quite well... they are small and strong and work well.
07-01-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 201,321
Posted By dannobre

Both S1...

Both S1...
07-01-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 201,321
Posted By dannobre

I broke 2 6 speed right around 400hp. They were...

I broke 2 6 speed right around 400hp. They were both on hard uphill pulls and weren't shock loading the transmission at all. Gear teeth just gave out from the torque
07-01-2019, 11:57 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 39,944
Posted By dannobre

Usually the timing lock function is to allow you...

Usually the timing lock function is to allow you to lock the timing to a set value to setup the ECU.

Is that what you are talking about??
07-01-2019, 01:24 AM
Replies: 1,957
Views: 201,321
Posted By dannobre

The biggest difference is the 6 speed breaks.... ...

The biggest difference is the 6 speed breaks.... and the 5 speed doesn't at that power level..
06-28-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 974
Posted By dannobre

You can use brass 1/2" PEX plumbing 90's ...

You can use brass 1/2" PEX plumbing 90's

They are cheap and fit 😁
06-27-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 819
Posted By dannobre

You will get a ton of water in the trunk that...

You will get a ton of water in the trunk that way.

Just take the lights out and silicone the gasket... or put in new gaskets. Make sure that the channel for the water to run down isn't blocked
...
06-26-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 11,311
Views: 903,305
Posted By dannobre

Not going to fit... not easily anyway.

Not going to fit... not easily anyway.
06-25-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,901
Posted By dannobre

I would disconnect the ESS sensor....it ensures...

I would disconnect the ESS sensor....it ensures no spark or fuel.....
06-24-2019, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By dannobre

Do you have spark? Do you have power to the...

Do you have spark?
Do you have power to the coils? You may have blown the fuse?
Is it grounded properly?
Hooked up in wrong order? Follow the OEM wires to the coils.... should be the same as...
06-21-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,668
Posted By dannobre

Not without modifications....

Not without modifications....
06-20-2019, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,202
Posted By dannobre

Should work OK.. It's one of the most common...

Should work OK..
It's one of the most common upgrade sizes
Forum: Canada Forum
06-12-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,033
Posted By dannobre

Lol It's the slowest 8 I know right now..... ...

Lol
It's the slowest 8 I know right now..... fastest it's gone is 100km/hr.... on the trailer 😉
06-09-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,862
Posted By dannobre

What are you using for an ECU? Dash? Stock?...

What are you using for an ECU?

Dash? Stock?

You should be able to get raw analog data from the speed sensors... but it won't be converted to CAN without the ABS module.

Your ECU may be able...
06-09-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,720
Posted By dannobre

Last time the guy was on here was 7 years...

Last time the guy was on here was 7 years ago..... so not likely going to get a response
06-09-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,930
Posted By dannobre

Sounds like you have other issues to me. If it...

Sounds like you have other issues to me. If it was compression it usually wouldn't restart that well when it is warm.
Only way you can tell for sure though is a comp test...otherwise just guessing...
Forum: Canada Forum
06-07-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,033
Posted By dannobre

If I get the car done 😥

If I get the car done 😥
Forum: Canada Forum
06-07-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,033
Posted By dannobre

Still in BC 😏

Still in BC 😏
06-01-2019, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,695
Posted By dannobre

Rodents can cause all kinds of issues. You will...

Rodents can cause all kinds of issues. You will have to follow all of the harnesses and look for damage. Hopefully it is easy to see.... and easy to fix
05-28-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,246
Posted By dannobre

Does it refuse to rev past 4K...or does it just...

Does it refuse to rev past 4K...or does it just feel really low on power?

Does it start back up when it is cold? Hot?

Is the check engine light on?
05-26-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,346
Posted By dannobre

They might have been using it for a power...

They might have been using it for a power supply....
05-26-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,417
Posted By dannobre

You are driving it with the radiator leaking? ...

You are driving it with the radiator leaking?
First and easiest way to kill a rotary is to overheat it

If the car isnt warmed up it will be rev limited until it is

fix the radiator before you...
05-23-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,196
Posted By dannobre

Looks like that tripped with the car off... ...

Looks like that tripped with the car off... speed zero. Load zero and MAF 0... temp is likely just heat soaked after.it was shut down

Def a vac leak... and a purge leak as well... I would...
05-23-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 39,944
Posted By dannobre

A 6 pin Deutsch connector wired in properly would...

A 6 pin Deutsch connector wired in properly would be much better. Then you can heat shrink it and seal it properly. Not much sense having a potentially leaking connection to a circuit board
Forum: RX-8 Racing
05-23-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,686
Posted By dannobre

Just get a Reader that reads the Mazda extended...

Just get a Reader that reads the Mazda extended PID's. Doesnt sound like you need the actual CAN info for what you want.
05-23-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 11,311
Views: 903,305
Posted By dannobre

The 17x 8" 30 offset should work OK. Some 17"...

The 17x 8" 30 offset should work OK. Some 17" have clearance problems over the brakes... but most fit
Forum: RX-8 Racing
05-23-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,686
Posted By dannobre

What are you trying to do? I have some of the...

What are you trying to do? I have some of the CAN stuff.. Dash and wheel speed and stuff to make the power steering work. and have a CAN sniffer.... but don't have a functional car right now to...
05-22-2019, 02:26 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 39,944
Posted By dannobre

My question is how long the sensors are lasting...

My question is how long the sensors are lasting if they are that close to the exhaust ports.

They would be in a position that the heat would be way over spec
05-21-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 7,268
Views: 425,912
Posted By dannobre

You can't remove the frame on the inside.... you...

You can't remove the frame on the inside.... you will have to drill through both and add washers or spacers as needed. Depending on where the spoiler goes that's not a big deal really

Just the...
05-19-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 659
Posted By dannobre

Turn wheel all the way left then right.... ...

Turn wheel all the way left then right.... restart the car and it should be gone
05-19-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By dannobre

Check the clockspring behind the steering wheel ...

Check the clockspring behind the steering wheel

It is the connector for all of the steering wheel switches and the horn
05-17-2019, 07:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 383
Posted By dannobre

If you tried to start it with the main engine to...

If you tried to start it with the main engine to body ground disconnected you may have toasted a few ground wires in the process. The starter is grounded with that and pulls a lot if current when it...
05-15-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 276
Posted By dannobre

Does the horn work?

Does the horn work?
05-15-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 230
Posted By dannobre

The good thing is that there isn't roo much...

The good thing is that there isn't roo much there.

If you have insurance let them fix it.... otherwise the only critical wiring there is the baro sensor And the window washer pump
05-14-2019, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 342
Posted By dannobre

What he needs to do is start from square one and...

What he needs to do is start from square one and check everything.

Hydraulic systems are pretty simple... they need to be full of fluid and have no leaks.

If there is something leaking air in...
Forum: Epitroch
05-13-2019, 12:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 11,139
Posted By dannobre

Is there a point to this?

Is there a point to this?
05-13-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 226
Posted By dannobre

I've never had a problem if you have a clutch...

I've never had a problem if you have a clutch disc alignment tool that aligns the clutch disc in the pressure plate/flywheel in the correct place.
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