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    Ah oui, c'est vrai. Je suis allé voir...

    Ah oui, c'est vrai.

    Je suis allé voir rotawheels.com, mais j'ai complètement manqué rotawheels.ca.
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    Who sells Rota wheels?

    Looking to buy Rota wheels, but they seem somewhat hard to find.

    Local shop or online, doesn't matter.

    wheeldude.com didn't seems to want my business.

    Any ideas?
  3. Discussion: Engine Braking

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    Generally, I leave the car in whatever gear it's...

    Generally, I leave the car in whatever gear it's in and then go to neutral just above idle.

    Sometimes I downshift smoothly. The objective is not to slow the car with the clutch. Keeping the car in...
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    I'm in school now.

    I'm in school now.
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    I did pure and applied science before getting...

    I did pure and applied science before getting into Concordia. I feel like the 2-year cegep program adequately prepared me for university. Ask someone who did a three-year though, maybe they think it...
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    ETS takes 3-year program CEGEP grads, but the...

    ETS takes 3-year program CEGEP grads, but the other universities take people with 2-year DECs.

    There's some chemistry in CEGEP, but basically, bite the bullet and get over it if you don't like it....
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    4x 17x7 MSR Style 113 charcoal mags with tires

    4 wheels
    17x7
    ET +40 mm
    5x100 and 5x114.3 dual pattern
    Charcoal color

    2 tires 205/50R17 BFGoodrich g-force sport ~80% tread left

    2 tires 225/45R17 BFGoodrich g-force sport ~25% tread left
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    Disons un moteur qui est seulement performant...

    Disons un moteur qui est seulement performant entre 5000-7000 RPM aurait besoin de plusieurs rapports bien rapprochés, tandis qu'un moteur qui est performant de 3500-7000 serai "flexible".
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    Avoir 6 rapports juste pour copier d'autre monde?...

    Avoir 6 rapports juste pour copier d'autre monde?

    Si le moteur n'a pas besoin de marcher dans une fenêtre de vitesse assez restreinte pour avoir besoin de 6 rapports, pourquoi ne pas choisir une...
  10. C'est qui qui va decider si un son est plaisant...

    C'est qui qui va decider si un son est plaisant ou pas? Rendu aux gouts personels c'est pas mal arbitraire.

    Un nombre de decibels est fixe et incontestable.
  11. Permissible noise shouldn't be by the type of...

    Permissible noise shouldn't be by the type of car.

    Corvette, Integra, Caravan, etc. should all have the same limit.

    It makes no sense that a rich dude can just buy an expensive sports car and...
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    Ma Fiero avec le body stock est encore...

    Ma Fiero avec le body stock est encore identifiable comme etant une Pontiac Fiero.

    J'en connais une douzaine de Fieros normales et seulement une avec un body de Ferrari.

    3800 SC a un son de...
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    T'es cave si tu penses un voiture est un...

    T'es cave si tu penses un voiture est un investissement, surtout un projet.
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    L'Integra vient déja avec un moteur B-series, et...

    L'Integra vient déja avec un moteur B-series, et les disques arrières. C'est ça qui est mieux qu'avec le civic. La vitre en arrière ajoute du poids.

    Au moins c'est pas haut et pesant comme un...
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    If young drivers are dangerous and should only...

    If young drivers are dangerous and should only have 4 demerit points, fine.

    Make it 4 points for everyone. Surely a 4 point limit wouldn't affect responsible 50 year olds.

    We're in the 21st...
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    Les centering rings, c'est juste pour aider avec...

    Les centering rings, c'est juste pour aider avec l'installation.

    C'est surtout pour le monde au garages qui installent des roues vite vite en serrant completement d'un bord à mort avec un air...
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    God, just solder in a new pigtail and call it a...

    God, just solder in a new pigtail and call it a day...

    These things happen with cars, it's no big deal.
  18. Discussion: Is Tuning Dead?

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    One day it will be power transistor swaps,...

    One day it will be power transistor swaps, replacing the windings on motors, and changing magnets for stronger ones :bigup:
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    Sondage : Maybe not an issue for you, but RHD is a...

    Maybe not an issue for you, but RHD is a dealbreaker for me (and probably a lot of people).
    I don't want the extra police attention, or the poor visibility when passing other cars.

    I've never...
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    Sondage : Because the MR2 is far better out of the box,...

    Because the MR2 is far better out of the box, they're more popular with tuners and have all kinds of off-the-shelf aftermarket parts available.

    I wanted to be different. Because my brake mod is...
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    Sondage : Fixing whatever needs fixing on a 25 year old...

    Fixing whatever needs fixing on a 25 year old used car.

    Since the engine runs fine, I haven't really touched the powerplant.

    Brakes and suspension were finished, but rather than rebuild to...
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    News: Since all the negative publicity has been removed...

    Since all the negative publicity has been removed from the facebook page, everyone should "unlike" the page, we're not promoting them.

    Don't need to do free advertising for those Lauzon scumbags....
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    News: They know how to turn the heat down. It's by...

    They know how to turn the heat down. It's by giving the man a brand-new replacement car.

    The only thing more heat is going to do is to hurt their image even further.

    Don't back down with the...
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    News: Technically yeah, but with all the negative...

    Technically yeah, but with all the negative publicity, it would be a good idea for Lauzon to save their tarnished image even though it may be legally unnecessary.

    And does anyone even care about...
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    News: Is there a facebook group we can join? I...

    Is there a facebook group we can join?

    I linked this thread to my page, but it's not as good as inviting 215 friends to a group.

    Negative publicity is the best weapon.
  26. Discussion: mazda 3 lag

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    Transmission automatique ou manuelle?

    Transmission automatique ou manuelle?
  27. Concessionaire? Au moins ca va etre le meme que...

    Concessionaire? Au moins ca va etre le meme que l'autre cote.
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    Photoshoot: Well at least on older cars that don't have a...

    Well at least on older cars that don't have a bunch of ugly plastic covers like modern cars, the engine can be art on its own.

    After all, the engine is the car's soul! The body is just the...
  29. Who cares if it's a knockoff wheel? It was a...

    Who cares if it's a knockoff wheel? It was a shitty design to begin with. Look at the bent spokes. To make the wheel strong enough with bent spokes, the spokes must be built heavy.

    The worst part...
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    Connect the wastegate actuator directly to the...

    Connect the wastegate actuator directly to the intake manifold.
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    For those of us who aren't ricers, the wheel...

    For those of us who aren't ricers, the wheel fitment is win.

    I bet that car's a hoot to drive.
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    Well, this thread is basically laughing at me...

    Well, this thread is basically laughing at me since I previously said: "Slammed cars don't perform anywhere."

    I thought I should defend my opinion...
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    To the people who think that the center of...

    To the people who think that the center of gravity height soooooooooo important of a factor in grip, lets put this all into context:

    Take a look at this graph, and think about the change in tire...
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    Photoshoot: Nice, a Fiero! ...

    Nice, a Fiero!

    http://carphotos.cardomain.com/ride_images/1/1787/4041/4467020089_large.jpg
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    Photoshoot: Ça sert à rien de perdre l'utilisation des cams...

    Ça sert à rien de perdre l'utilisation des cams de bas vitesse - c'est ça l'idée de VTEC - permettre d'avoir des profiles de course pour haute vitesse, sans leur manque de puissance à bas régime, à...
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    Slammed cars don't perform anywhere.

    Slammed cars don't perform anywhere.
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    Check that when cars actually have to perform,...

    Check that when cars actually have to perform, they have proper non-stretch tires, and decent suspension travel.
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    Using an example of a fast car doesn't mean...

    Using an example of a fast car doesn't mean anything. The location of the BOV has little effect. The engineers could have had other factors to consider, such as packaging or appearance...

    For that...
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    The pressure can be relieved anywhere between the...

    The pressure can be relieved anywhere between the throttle body and the compressor discharge, with no difference in practice.

    If you want to nit-pick, closer to the compressor is better, because...
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    Article: So true, I passed a legitimate SAAQ inspection...

    So true, I passed a legitimate SAAQ inspection with the tinted tails.. haha those suckers...
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    I'm just trying to figure out how the plumbing is...

    I'm just trying to figure out how the plumbing is done by asking simple questions a beginner can understand, and this would really be easier with a diagram of the plumbing.
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    My point is that for example, my buddy's 300ZX...

    My point is that for example, my buddy's 300ZX Twin Turbo has two plenums, one per bank, with one throttle body each, each connected to a turbo.

    Two bovs are needed.
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    Ton char a combien de throttle body?

    Ton char a combien de throttle body?
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    Article: This is my own rice Fiero... ahh the little ricer...

    This is my own rice Fiero... ahh the little ricer in me.

    It has heavy 17" wheels when 16" would be enough to clear the brakes.

    Also, it has ricer-style taillights, with VHT Niteshades tinting,...
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    With this type of lug nut, it is ABSOLUTELY...

    With this type of lug nut, it is ABSOLUTELY required to either use wheels with a centrebore equal to the hub diametre, or to use the proper hubcentric rings, to provide hubcentric location.

    This...
  46. Discussion: Feeling Blue?

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    I love that color! Oui, le body kit est...

    I love that color!



    Oui, le body kit est horrible, mais le stance est 486423 fois mieux.

    Ce stance permet le fonctionnement du suspension, et un char qui peux prendre les coins vite, parait...
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    Doesn't matter how good of a driver you are -...

    Doesn't matter how good of a driver you are - you'll get stuck in the snow more easily. Just impractical. If you like having to ask your friends for a push, then enjoy yourself. Not that FWD can't...
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    Sondage : My car was drinking about 15 L/100km on 87 octane...

    My car was drinking about 15 L/100km on 87 octane fuel in mixed driving.

    The tank has about 25 L of useable capacity - so I'm always at the gas station. Needless to say, I go to the closest one...
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    Front-engine RWD isn't awesome after a 30 cm...

    Front-engine RWD isn't awesome after a 30 cm snowfall when your tires just spin, and you end wasting time to shovel out your car with crappy traction.

    Mid-engine RWD sucks in the snow because the...
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    Last time I went to Crappy Tire they had VHT red...

    Last time I went to Crappy Tire they had VHT red wrinkle.
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    Wait... you're looking for a year-round car, but...

    Wait... you're looking for a year-round car, but you're considering RWD???
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    You can get a clean 2.8 L manual trans Fiero for...

    You can get a clean 2.8 L manual trans Fiero for $5000.

    85 GT:
    http://montreal.kijiji.ca/c-cars-vehicles-classic-cars-Pontiac-Fiero-gt-1985-W0QQAdIdZ195789361

    86 GT:...
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    I think there's a simple misunderstanding... ...

    I think there's a simple misunderstanding...

    One side is arguing that for a given total weight, it's better to have it in the form of ballast where you can place it where you want.

    The other...
  54. Discussion: Plymouth Prowler

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    I kind of like the design for a front-engine car....

    I kind of like the design for a front-engine car.

    It's just like a C5/C6 Corvette, with a rear-mounted transmission, and a torque tube between the engine and transmission.

    Kind of a lot of...
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    Most cars with fuel injection have a "flood...

    Most cars with fuel injection have a "flood clear" mode.

    When the throttle position sensor detects a wide open throttle during cranking, the computer does not pulse the injectors, recognizing that...
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    My dad was shopping for one, but ALL of the used...

    My dad was shopping for one, but ALL of the used RX-8s had scrapped 18" factory mags.

    People rubbing them on curbs, so a new set of wheels is another $1000 or so that you have to pay, if you want...
  57. Discussion: Plymouth Prowler

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    Heh, I have a 140 hp 2.8 L V6... Je comprends...

    Heh, I have a 140 hp 2.8 L V6...

    Je comprends pas pourquoi la cylindrée est si important. Ca changes-tu de quoi? Non, ce qui compte est la puissance total.

    hp/litre change rien pour un char de...
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    I'm going to tune my turbo project for 91 octane,...

    I'm going to tune my turbo project for 91 octane, even if I will make less power.

    I want to be able to get gas from any gas station, anywhere, anytime, je ne casse pas la tete!
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    I had BF Goodrich Traction T/A tires, H-rated. ...

    I had BF Goodrich Traction T/A tires, H-rated.

    They're fun to drive in the summer, but they are all-seasons - not as as sticky as real summer tires.
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    Road Test: I don't love Honda, and I'm not prejudiced...

    I don't love Honda, and I'm not prejudiced against Kia, but:

    TORSION BEAM rear suspension?

    Fuck no.......

    Si > SX
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    T'es sur que c'est des fogs de 24 V? Ca me...

    T'es sur que c'est des fogs de 24 V? Ca me surprendrais...

    Ca vaut pas la peine de convertir tout le char just pour des fogs. Mieux d'utiliser des fogs 12 V.

    Je doubt qu'il sera possible de...
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    Subaru 5x100 16" spares from cars with "larger"...

    Subaru 5x100 16" spares from cars with "larger" brakes should be fine.

    Legacy, WRX maybe?

    It's for a Pontiac Fiero with a brake upgrade (larger rotors + calipers).
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    LF: Just one 16" 5x100 wheel & tire.

    --- Trouvé --- Found ---
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    DIY. But for $100, you should be able to get...

    DIY.

    But for $100, you should be able to get an alignment.
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    With a twisting-beam suspension, it's possible...

    With a twisting-beam suspension, it's possible that there may not even be any camber adjustment at all.

    I doubt that the camber would be affected much, because I just don't see there being much...
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    Forget grinder and sanding disk. You need a...

    Forget grinder and sanding disk.
    You need a mill.

    You must ensure that there is still sufficient material so that the lugs do not rip through the wheel (if it becomes too thin).

    It is likely...
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    Forget grinder and sanding disk. You need a...

    Forget grinder and sanding disk.
    You need a mill.

    You must ensure that there is still sufficient material so that the lugs do not rip through the wheel (if it becomes too thin).

    It is likely...
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    Forget grinder and sanding disk. You need a...

    Forget grinder and sanding disk.
    You need a mill.

    There must still remain enough material so that the lug nut does not rip through the wheel if it is shaved too thin.

    It is likely more...
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    Not just that. Extreme lowering where...

    Not just that.

    Extreme lowering where suspension no longer operates in its "sweet spot".

    Use of 9"+ wide rims (and the unsprung weight penalty), with ~205 wide tires, completely negating the...
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    Haha is this car ever going to run? Let me...

    Haha is this car ever going to run?

    Let me know if you wanna play around with your wires some weekend.

    Long time no see.

    -Patrick
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