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by tcam
Tue Sep 25, 2007 2:03 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: uhh, anyone else ever been airborn in their vibe?
Replies: 22
Views: 1759

Re: (wyatt89)

That's awesome If that were pavement though, I'm sure you would've blown at least the front struts and dented the oil pan or something.
by tcam
Thu Sep 20, 2007 2:20 pm
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: DavidPIL - 2003 Vibe GT (Abyss)
Replies: 10
Views: 3256

Re: DavidPIL - 2003 Vibe GT (CountryVibe)

where does your exhaust split into duals? after the cat?
by tcam
Tue Sep 18, 2007 2:14 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Unichip Dyno/Tune Results.
Replies: 15
Views: 2055

Re: Unichip Dyno/Tune Results. (DavidPIL)

that's cool that u got a dyno done, I've wanted to do that for a long time. I would've guessed maybe 180hp for ur set-up though. The Unichip gains don't seem that significant.
by tcam
Fri Sep 14, 2007 4:13 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: i think im in love!
Replies: 13
Views: 1485

Re: (AKLGT)

that car is sick, but automatic transmission???? manual is a necesity for me
by tcam
Wed Sep 12, 2007 1:40 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Police Officer being verbally abusive??
Replies: 8
Views: 974

Re: Police Officer being verbally abusive?? (Mrizzle05)

I've had multiple run-ins with cops like this. Maybe not quite that extreme, but very close. And I think it's awesome what that driver did, the cop deserves every bit of punishment he gets.
by tcam
Wed Sep 12, 2007 5:57 am
Forum: Humor
Topic: DOS 5 upgrade - I can hardly wait.
Replies: 5
Views: 922

Re: DOS 5 upgrade - I can hardly wait. (Atomic)

uhhhh, what? I think I missed the funny part or something
by tcam
Mon Sep 10, 2007 3:19 pm
Forum: The Track
Topic: Vibe autocross ride along video
Replies: 11
Views: 3613

Re: (manicdan)

that's awesome. for some reason though, those courses always look really confusing to me.
by tcam
Sun Sep 09, 2007 7:28 am
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: hskater26- 2003 vibe
Replies: 93
Views: 17046

Re: (hskater26)

I bet most of the air bubbles will eventually just smooth out.
by tcam
Thu Sep 06, 2007 3:55 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Pebbles in a tin can...
Replies: 9
Views: 1159

Re: Pebbles in a tin can... (dereksheppard)

If it's your heat shield, then u just take a peak behind the engine where your exhaust manifold is, and tighten down any bolts that have become loose. If it's your lift pin, then it's a little more involved. You have to take off your valve cover, and check out what's goin on with the pin. There was ...
by tcam
Wed Sep 05, 2007 11:49 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (Whelan)

Quote, originally posted by drunkenmaxx »
the new 6 banger stangers are actually quite powerful and put up decent numbers, most likely would beat a vibe GT.

lol, one of my good friends drives one. I beat him just about every time. They're heavy as heck and really not as fast as you'd think.

by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 4:03 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (AKLGT)

Quote, originally posted by AKLGT »keep in mind, the evo 8 and evo 9 are 2 different monsters. i can believe this if from an evo8, especially a poorly modded, tuned, and driven evo8. the evo9's on the otherhand have much more power. but again, with a poor driver, it doesn't matter. Exactly An EVO9 ...
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 2:06 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (wyatt89)

I knew the people, but I think $40 is pretty tipical. It's not that difficult if you have the right equipment.
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 2:04 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (wyatt89)

header was done by boosted2.0 over at newcelica.org. He had it dynoed for some pretty siginifcant gains. and the motor moutns were too difficult for meand my tools, so I took 'em to a local shop and had it done for $40. I had terrible wheel hop too before I had 'em installed
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 1:58 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (wyatt89)

Quote, originally posted by wyatt89 »no man, i believe you, vibers dont lie there is no point to it...we all pretty much have the same cars and we know what they can do...his car must not have been rollin right though is all im saying no worries remember, my car is far from stock too. intake, porte...
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 1:52 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (wyatt89)

Quote, originally posted by wyatt89 »well, obviously the smaller the intercooler the faster the response...but still it would only take a second to hit near full boost anyways *shrug*it just sounds wronglol, whatever. if it makes any difference, I was always the first one to floor it, and then he w...
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 1:40 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (ajflan)

Quote, originally posted by ajflan »
The turbo lag is probably what killed him. That would have been great to see!

lol, oh definately. turbo lag sucks. but yes it was for sure one of my most memorable car experiences ever. I was bragging to my friends the next day lol

by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 1:36 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (ajflan)

I was also in lift the entire time downshifting into 3rd and going all they way through 4th
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 1:31 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (ajflan)

Quote, originally posted by ajflan »He was not trying, or you would have been smoked. No offense, but its a modded EVO.no, an EVOVIII is rediculously fast from a dig because of the AWD, but from a roll it's not that impressive. Especially if you get the turbo lag just right. My friend says on his R...
by tcam
Tue Sep 04, 2007 1:24 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: You're doing what to a Vibe?
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: You're doing what to a Vibe? (wyatt89)

Quote, originally posted by Lancer »Who cares what other's think. If your happy , then do what you want.+1 that's definately the way I try to think about it.IMO, having a sleeper car is more fun than a flashy sports car. I like both, but destroying other cars that assume they will own you is the be...
by tcam
Thu Aug 23, 2007 3:20 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Dirty rally vibe
Replies: 33
Views: 2611

Re: (northvibe)

Did you to bust any e-brake slides around the hairpin turns? lol
by tcam
Wed Aug 22, 2007 9:57 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: ECU problems
Replies: 17
Views: 1374

Re: (Lancer)

Quote, originally posted by ProtonXX »115F All Day100F All night -Las vegasI have a Base 03. Mileage will be as bad as 26 MPG. 100 Miles after Reset I average up to 31-32. Im Using shell gas only because that give the best mileage & performance. that's not that bad at all. I get 24mpg almost all of...
by tcam
Tue Aug 21, 2007 3:38 pm
Forum: The Track
Topic: Official Timeslip Thread?
Replies: 125
Views: 29829

Re: (Merzbow)

Quote, originally posted by AKLGT »New best time:+.5188 RT1.8350 60 ft5.3112 330 ft7.7051 ET @ 594 ft8.2362 1/8 ET84.72 1/8 mph12.8650 1/4 ET105.43 1/4 mphDang Hope, those are some incredible numbers you're putting up. what psi are u running? my friends '03 Cobra is runnning a 12.8 here at hig...
by tcam
Tue Aug 21, 2007 3:30 pm
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Finley boost
Replies: 36
Views: 3503

Re: Finley boost (Lancer)

Quote, originally posted by Lancer »tcam,I've been to the track only 3 times. Every time I got denied to run. Once, I missed tech-in by 15minutes, cuz I took a nap after work. Second try, spend an hour gutting the car, had just over a quarter tank left of gas. It starts raining just as I pull ...
by tcam
Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:35 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: ECU problems
Replies: 17
Views: 1374

Re: (northvibe)

how bad does the mileage get?
by tcam
Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:45 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Finley boost
Replies: 36
Views: 3503

Re: Finley boost (Lancer)

Quote, originally posted by Lancer »I've never been beaten by a stock vibe gt's, a well moded XRS, and Celica GT-s's. The s/ced vibe will slaughter them, until around 90mph. Then the power band starts to drop off for us and the 2zz's are still in thier's. Plus the 2zz's have a higher speed lim...
by tcam
Tue Aug 21, 2007 7:27 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Rice this, rice that, how do you define it...??
Replies: 63
Views: 6732

Re: Rice this, rice that, how do you define it...?? (Sublimewind)

Quote, originally posted by Whelan »Someone doesnt have to have a top of the line to have respect. I've seen many clean looking rides that may not be the fastest on the block, but they did it right and tastefully. You saying that we rag on them cause we don't consider it a nice car is kinda to me l...
by tcam
Mon Aug 20, 2007 3:49 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Rice this, rice that, how do you define it...??
Replies: 63
Views: 6732

Re: Rice this, rice that, how do you define it...?? (AKLGT)

wow, I have a huggge problem when people who consider themselves to be car enthusiasts and tuners rag on fellow enthusiasts just because they don't have what they consider to be a nice car. IMO, as long as someone respects and understands their car and enjoys what they're doing with it, then there ...
by tcam
Sun Aug 19, 2007 3:46 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Finley boost
Replies: 36
Views: 3503

Re: (northvibe)

how does a Supercharged Base Vibe compare to a VibeGT? aren't they just about even? 1/4 mile wise
by tcam
Sat Aug 18, 2007 1:59 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Hvac door actuator replacement (Flapping noise on passenger side)
Replies: 78
Views: 136518

Re: Hvac door actuator replacement (joatmon)

oh man, I wish I had seen this "how-to" earlier. I just had that fixed like a month ago. They charge like $25 in labor or something.
by tcam
Thu Aug 16, 2007 3:12 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Just joined the club...and a couple questions.
Replies: 12
Views: 1501

Re: Just joined the club...and a couple questions. (dereksheppard)

Welcome to the club! that color looks like maybe Moonstone or something. I don't know the colors very well either

PS I grew up on Bainbridge Island and used to drive to Bremerton all the time. I love that whole Puget Sound area.

by tcam
Fri Aug 03, 2007 2:59 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Newbie
Replies: 29
Views: 3391

Re: Newbie (kiltman)

hey, welcome to Genvibe

You need like a photobucket or another site that will host your image for you.

by tcam
Fri Aug 03, 2007 2:47 pm
Forum: Tech Info & Do-It-Yourself Info
Topic: Question about ES motor mounts.
Replies: 5
Views: 1315

Re: Question about ES motor mounts. (2002sportside)

yeah, the vibration is paritucarly bad at idle, but the shifting is so perfectly smooth that it really outweighs the vibrations.
by tcam
Sat Jul 21, 2007 1:33 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: myspace
Replies: 15
Views: 1305

Re: myspace (SuperSpeedWagon)

by tcam
Wed Jul 11, 2007 8:31 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Synchro ring.... Vibe GT transmission problem
Replies: 11
Views: 1211

Re: (Legros)

Quote, originally posted by Legros »
Well seems it was the clutch. Didnt had the chance to test it very long... But the new clutch feel very good and speed seems to enter without any problem... ye!

wow, that's encouraging what clutch did you use?

by tcam
Wed Jul 11, 2007 4:25 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Poll: Help us pick a new car
Replies: 52
Views: 4878

Re: Poll: Help us pick a new car (nygiantzz1)

Can't go wrong with the TC But try to get your wife into modfiying it too. There's sooooo much aftermarket support for that car
by tcam
Sat Jun 30, 2007 2:42 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: lots of clutch questions
Replies: 11
Views: 1205

Re: (manicdan)

Quote, originally posted by manicdan »ok heres a quick one, whats the proper way to down shift into first gear without all the grindingdownshifting into first gear is a B@#$! I honestly have to drop down to like 4 or 5mph's sometimes otherwise the snychro's just won't line-up or something. My frien...
by tcam
Tue Jun 19, 2007 1:16 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: How do you install 3rd Bake light overlay
Replies: 4
Views: 524

Re: How do you install 3rd Bake light overlay (kevera)

or you could just pop open the glass hatch instead of removing the whole brake assembly.
by tcam
Mon Jun 11, 2007 11:58 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: New exhaust help!
Replies: 24
Views: 1465

Re: New exhaust help! (nuvibe)

you're positive there are no leaks anywhere?
by tcam
Fri Jun 08, 2007 6:36 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: Guess who's Boosted,Baby.
Replies: 30
Views: 3850

Re: Guess who's Boosted,Baby. (keithvibe)

sweeeet must be a great feeling to have that. bet the anxiousness to have it installed is umbearable lol
by tcam
Tue Jun 05, 2007 2:52 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Drifting Volvo!
Replies: 4
Views: 894

Re: Drifting Volvo! (NascarXprt)

haha, that's pretty tight. I also like the Volvo video with the swapped LS1 engine. They call it the "Volvette"
by tcam
Tue Jun 05, 2007 5:25 am
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: Milocas~~ 2003 Pontiac Vibe GT
Replies: 10
Views: 2333

Re: Milocas~~ 2003 Pontiac Vibe GT (ZubenElGenubi)

looks great do u any performance mods done to it?
by tcam
Mon Jun 04, 2007 7:12 am
Forum: Exterior
Topic: Sway Bar Questions
Replies: 3
Views: 506

Re: Sway Bar Questions (NUBlackshirts)

hotchkiss tuning also makes front and rear sway bars. I don't know how good they are though.
by tcam
Mon Jun 04, 2007 4:09 am
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: SUB'S
Replies: 8
Views: 805

Re: SUB'S (hank the tank)

nice, u gonna do a custom box?
by tcam
Mon Jun 04, 2007 4:05 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: :O Oh my this M6=HAWT!!
Replies: 19
Views: 1639

Re: (Whelan)

Quote, originally posted by Vibr8tr »I am so jealous of you, being able to not only ride in but DRIVE a M6.... I love my vibe.... but would almost be willing to trade it in for just a drive in a M6.... now excuse me while I go weep silently to myself in a corner.haha, my friend still won't let me d...
by tcam
Thu May 31, 2007 1:03 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: blackvibeGT
Replies: 26
Views: 2234

Re: blackvibeGT (damronjr)

great looking exterior any performance mods?
by tcam
Thu May 31, 2007 12:56 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: :O Oh my this M6=HAWT!!
Replies: 19
Views: 1639

Re: (Atomb)

holy crap those cars all look incredible. I have always thought that modifying exotic cars of that caliber was stupid, but seeing that M6 completely changed my mind. Looks perfect My good friend's Dad owns an M6 and whenever he leaves town, we will take it out once or twice. lol. And doing about 130...
by tcam
Mon May 21, 2007 8:51 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: Installing FatMat Sound Deadening this weekend....got any tips?
Replies: 33
Views: 11277

Re: (BlueCrush)

wow, that install looks perfect and ur car looks spotless too. lol
by tcam
Mon May 21, 2007 6:58 am
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: turbo exhaust manifold
Replies: 12
Views: 1692

Re: (BlueCrush)

http://monkeywrenchracing.com has a bunch of upgraded parts that you'll probably need. such as the injectors you asked about

just curious, r u planning on upgrading your internals too?

by tcam
Sun May 20, 2007 12:06 pm
Forum: Forced Induction
Topic: turbo exhaust manifold
Replies: 12
Views: 1692

Re: turbo exhaust manifold (turbogt)

wouldn't a turbo kit come with an exhaust manifold?

welcome to GVC by the way

by tcam
Thu May 17, 2007 2:28 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: rough idle
Replies: 9
Views: 1285

Re: (Dezz1)

Quote, originally posted by Dezz1 »Take off the engine cover, use a screwdriver to remove the electronic adapters. They have screws on them. Use a rachett, extension, and a spark plug socket to remove the plugs. And don't forget the anti-sieze too. It's pretty important with our aluminum block and ...

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