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      10-08-2019, 09:34 AM   #1915
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Which one that's the brightest that you ended up going with? Do you have a link to them? Thanks.
Out of the 4 bulbs I tested white one was the brightest. It won’t match true LED rings but for $30 shipped I can’t complain.

Here’s a link to white: Ruiandsion 2pcs BA9S LED Bulbs

If you want the blue one I can dig that up too.
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      10-08-2019, 01:39 PM   #1916
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Out of the 4 bulbs I tested white one was the brightest. It won’t match true LED rings but for $30 shipped I can’t complain.

Here’s a link to white: Ruiandsion 2pcs BA9S LED Bulbs

If you want the blue one I can dig that up too.
Thanks for the link. It would be interesting to see how long these last. I never had any luck with LED bulbs
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      10-08-2019, 01:43 PM   #1917
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Thanks for the link. It would be interesting to see how long these last. I never had any luck with LED bulbs
That’s why for the ones I did replace, I stick with the big name manufacturers (e.g. Philips, Osram, etc.) and the DRL was only off brand. Osram actually makes a BA9S led but it was really dim so those came right out.
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Finally got paint correction and ceramic coat done, then added splitter and diffuser.
Last month was Eventuri intake, BC Forged wheels, Hankook Evo's, lowering springs, short shift kit, RPI exhaust....went from stock to NOT in a hurry!
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Annual full detail. Not looking too bad for an 11-yr old car. I love it when people who have no idea what it is ask me if it's a new car.

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Finally finished my exhaust modification that consists of OE exhaust removal and straight pipes with new exhaust tips.

And the verdict is.......... it sounds terrible with too much drone at low and mid-range revs. The pops and burbles are definitely cool but the drone through most of the rev range is dreadful.

Back to the drawing board.
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Needed new tires for the drive to Oktoberfest in Greenville next week so I got a set and then calamity ensued at Firestone with installation.

Apparently, my car was too low for the four different lifts they use, which only took three hours to tell me that.

Tried a few other places but it was Sunday so most were closed. Found a mobile tire installation service and I must say it was pretty cool.

Just made an appointment online and paid, selected a time and then waited.

Received a confirmation call an hour before the appointed time. He showed up ten minutes early and got busy.

He literally has everything for mounting and balancing in the van. He even had little air jacks!! Very impressive.
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Finally finished my exhaust modification that consists of OE exhaust removal and straight pipes with new exhaust tips.

And the verdict is.......... it sounds terrible with too much drone at low and mid-range revs. The pops and burbles are definitely cool but the drone through most of the rev range is dreadful.

Back to the drawing board.
Are you running stock headers? And what exactly did you remove... secondaries, x-pipe resonator, muffler...?
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I just ordered a Car Jacket (carbag.com) for the long winter hibernation
how has the carbag worked out? thinking of ordering one myself... anyone else use it or something similar?
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Annual full detail. Not looking too bad for an 11-yr old car. I love it when people who have no idea what it is ask me if it's a new car.
I hope they don't ask if it's Supra MKV?!

PS: looks great! and much better than Supra
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Finally finished my exhaust modification that consists of OE exhaust removal and straight pipes with new exhaust tips.

And the verdict is.......... it sounds terrible with too much drone at low and mid-range revs. The pops and burbles are definitely cool but the drone through most of the rev range is dreadful.

Back to the drawing board.
Are you running stock headers? And what exactly did you remove... secondaries, x-pipe resonator, muffler...?
Running stock headers and one cat, so far. Thinking I could just put the OEM exhaust back on for my trip to Oktoberfest and try to figure it out after I return.

The exhaust shop says they have multiple solutions but I really want to keep the pops and burbles which sound so cool.
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Running stock headers and one cat, so far. Thinking I could just put the OEM exhaust back on for my trip to Oktoberfest and try to figure it out after I return.

The exhaust shop says they have multiple solutions but I really want to keep the pops and burbles which sound so cool.
By one cat, u mean one of the 2 secondaries or both secondaries are out and the one you’re counting is primary? And mufflers are obviously gone but what about the X pipe resonator?
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Running stock headers and one cat, so far. Thinking I could just put the OEM exhaust back on for my trip to Oktoberfest and try to figure it out after I return.

The exhaust shop says they have multiple solutions but I really want to keep the pops and burbles which sound so cool.
By one cat, u mean one of the 2 secondaries or both secondaries are out and the one you’re counting is primary? And mufflers are obviously gone but what about the X pipe resonator?
One of the secondary cats are gone and we put in a new resonator when I started these exhaust shenanigans.
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Painted the track wheels and re-alignment to track spec for tomorrow's track day.
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Annual full detail. Not looking too bad for an 11-yr old car. I love it when people who have no idea what it is ask me if it's a new car.

Looks awesome - well done.
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Painted the track wheels and re-alignment to track spec for tomorrow's track day.
Which track? BC? WA?
Post pics/videos!
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FINALLY got my lazy self to run a hardwire kit from fuse box through center trim and up (and exiting) the center console to power my GoPro. Timing couldn’t be better seeing how the track season is pretty much done lol.
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