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by Sublimewind
Mon Aug 29, 2011 2:16 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: Got a little spot on Urban Racer with the Subie
Replies: 9
Views: 1706

Love this place... over 130 views, and 6 replies...
by Sublimewind
Mon Aug 29, 2011 2:13 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: Got a little spot on Urban Racer with the Subie
Replies: 9
Views: 1706

Thanks everyone... pulled a "Best Subaru" at Import Face-Off Columbus the 28th...!!A little vid of the beast and my friend with a SICK road race Civic...
by Sublimewind
Fri Aug 26, 2011 8:07 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Got a little spot on Urban Racer with the Subie
Replies: 9
Views: 1706

Thank you... Yeah Weksos is all that and then some.. lol.. wek.. It was a great show, for the cars and people I talked to, but the rest kinda was disappointing is all really...
by Sublimewind
Wed Aug 24, 2011 12:57 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: Got a little spot on Urban Racer with the Subie
Replies: 9
Views: 1706

Got a little spot on Urban Racer with the Subie

Went to WekFest Chicago 2011 this weekend at the McCormick Place in Chicago (met a GenVibe member in fact..!!! Speak up, I don't remember your SN)WekFest was a Weksos/Fatlace lifestyle car show... featured a lot of "stanced" cars and some REALLY REALLY crazy customs.. Turns out I got a little mini-f...
by Sublimewind
Tue Aug 16, 2011 2:24 am
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Looking for opinions on a new setup
Replies: 8
Views: 1237

Re: Looking for opinions on a new setup (jscherf92)

Quote, originally posted by jscherf92 »Sorry for the confusion, this was more of an overall question, not just for the vibe. My friend has a 240sx and he "hired" me to hunt down a setup for him. Those sizes were for the stock speakers in a nissan, not the vibe. My concern was with the small 4" spea...
by Sublimewind
Sat Aug 13, 2011 10:59 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Looking for opinions on a new setup
Replies: 8
Views: 1237

Re: Looking for opinions on a new setup (jscherf92)

Quote, originally posted by jscherf92 »hey guys, im starting a new project soon and id some thoughts on different ideas for the sound system. Feel free to suggest alternatives or other ideas, there is nothing better than a good think tank for stuff like this. Basically its 4" speakers in the front,...
by Sublimewind
Fri Aug 12, 2011 9:32 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Need y'alls help, dog issues...
Replies: 7
Views: 1612

Thank you everyone... Keith, I'm going to order a 5lb bag and give that a go, great reviews...And no, I doubt any of our vets would know about that... it's a strange place out here... Thanks...
by Sublimewind
Fri Aug 12, 2011 12:47 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Need y'alls help, dog issues...
Replies: 7
Views: 1612

That's an idea, thanks...
by Sublimewind
Fri Aug 12, 2011 12:14 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Need y'alls help, dog issues...
Replies: 7
Views: 1612

Need y'alls help, dog issues...

Hello everyone,I'm having some dog issues and I need some advice and/or help... My Ruzz-T is gettin on in years and is having some issues... He's been having breathing issues, coughing a LOT... the Vet put him on some anti-inflammatory as he said his heart was enlarged, causing the coughing.. Well, ...
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 27, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: The install is running...!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 852

The install is running...!!!!

Meh....
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 27, 2011 10:21 pm
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: '06 AWD ALB hub assembly
Replies: 7
Views: 1078

Re: '06 AWD ALB hub assembly (sideshowalan)

Quote, originally posted by sideshowalan »Attached is the service manual page on how to do this. Good gravy that looks complicated. Some people will knock ebay hubs, but they're inexpensive, new and depending on the seller usually carry a warranty. I replaced a hub on my wifes car last year with an...
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 27, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: New Shoes
Replies: 22
Views: 3011

read the thread...
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 27, 2011 10:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Chris Benton Rochester New York Terrell Owens
Replies: 1
Views: 536

you joined just to say that... SPAM....
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 27, 2011 1:37 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Semi-DIY E85???
Replies: 3
Views: 980

Semi-DIY E85???

just saw this thought it was interesting... motor looks familiar.. http://youtu.be/KgCsDEbRg3M
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 27, 2011 3:29 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Was a good weekend.... ZooLogix MerQ'fest
Replies: 1
Views: 552

Was a good weekend.... ZooLogix MerQ'fest

The Subie is back!!!!!!Transmission problems resolved, majority of the major mods finished and the car is not only driving, but I have SOUND finally..!!Went to Kalamazoo Mi this weekend to represent ZooLogix and Otaku Garage at the first ZooLogix event... It was a great time... Mild turn out, and a ...
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 20, 2011 11:16 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Dead battery on my 2009 Vibe GT
Replies: 5
Views: 1335

You deep cycled the battery by letting it sit, that or you didn't allow long enough to recharge it... I'd put it on a charger for a day and see what happens... And get a battery tender, it's the best 30$ you'll ever spend for this situation..
by Sublimewind
Mon Jun 20, 2011 3:54 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Scion XB with a 450hp small block.
Replies: 25
Views: 3812

Re: (ligion)

Quote, originally posted by ligion »I know this is an old topic, but i stumbled here! I looked into a v8 for my vibe a long time ago, and it doesn't matter what people i called they wouldn't even consider the job, even the racing team that made the V8 Focus years ago with Shelby.That's because ther...
by Sublimewind
Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:24 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: DB1240
Replies: 2
Views: 591

Polk is a good brand, no doubt..
by Sublimewind
Sat Jun 18, 2011 2:11 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: My baby boy
Replies: 8
Views: 1296

Cute pup, but you know how many Pugs have to be named Frank now... come on... you still got time... Pugzley maybe.. lol..
by Sublimewind
Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: Lawnmowers? Riders? knowledge? expertise?
Replies: 10
Views: 1450

Re: (DressedInBlack)

Quote, originally posted by DressedInBlack »man, i was hoping you had some 15's hooked up to your mower!That's next... lol... and a paint job, and some more lights...lol...
by Sublimewind
Thu Jun 16, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

Thank you Dave.. The chisel didn't do a thing for me (killed a chisel) even tried my air chisel and put a nice notch in that... I have a friend with a shop, he's always my last resort though, cause I'm broke and he owns a shop...lol.. I know he's got a torch though and will have had this problem bef...
by Sublimewind
Wed Jun 15, 2011 10:05 pm
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

I've got an idea, I'm going to take a metal chisel and try and split the lock clip in a few places... maybe I can get it out in pieces...
by Sublimewind
Wed Jun 15, 2011 12:42 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

Re: (keithvibe)

I thought about it, and tried, it's too tight in the grove to get the bristles down into the grove... I've called every salvage place in a 25mi radius and nobody had a knuckle... I found one without ABS... I just love living in a vacuum...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Old members check in!!
Replies: 27
Views: 3456

not sure what I qualify as... lol... But I've got the StormTrooper up on a jack right at this moment... lol..
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: Bought a motorcycle :D
Replies: 17
Views: 2487

Perfect Kami... I'm an Exile fan and one day... mark my words, I'll own a Bullfighter... http://www.exilecycles.com/index.php?section=15
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 10:12 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS
Replies: 29
Views: 3711

I'd be psyched if my GF was driving an SS... She would drive it right.. lol... Sweet deal on the Skyline.. I imagine that was surreal for a car guy
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

I believe I'm going to succumb to failure... I'm going to break tools and waist more money trying to get this apart, rather than getting a junker knuckle... I hope, making phone calls this morningHonestly, I think if it was new, my spring clip pliers wouldn't have been strong enough to remove it... ...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 10:03 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

Dave, thanks... I went around it with my air hammer, still didn't loosen it... the other tab is about to pop off... I drilled a hole in the broken tab end and tried using a flathead to hook the hole and get it to move.. no... I hit with as much heat as I could before my oxygen ran out.. The clip is ...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:19 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

Re: (Salsa Guy)

Quote, originally posted by Salsa Guy »Or even use the dremel to cut another groove on the snap ring so you can get the pliers on it. If not I'm sure machine shop should be able to get it out. GLI'll see if I have anything that could do it... ?? who knows, maybe?Thanks everyone... !!
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:17 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

Re: (keithvibe)

Quote, originally posted by keithvibe »how about taking the screwdriver and hitting it in twards the knuckel, not towards the center of the spindle. Might break it free. As for the dremel, i wasn't suggesting that you cut it out completely just score the rusted area with the cut off wheel where the...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:15 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

Re: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR (TONY TAT2)

Quote, originally posted by TONY TAT2 »I run into a problem like that on ocasion,a torch will melt the snap ring with out doing any damage.Really... I'm not 100% sure if I'm willing to try... I do have a torch though (oxy/acet)
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:02 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Lawnmowers? Riders? knowledge? expertise?
Replies: 10
Views: 1450

Thank you Sir, looking it over now..
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:51 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

considered it thanks, but I think if I open up the grove, it might allow the bearing to move laterally later..
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:03 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR
Replies: 18
Views: 4316

BIG problem, needs help... Wheel Bearing replacement FUBAR

pretty much says i all... Thoughts? I'm about the break the other end off, trying to pry it out of the slot.. it's rusted in, I was trying to free it up (wouldn't be the first time I've done this)Anyone in Mi, near Central Mi have acess to a "pick-a-part"...??? Drivers front knuckle....thanks...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:01 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Lawnmowers? Riders? knowledge? expertise?
Replies: 10
Views: 1450

Thanks I will... !! cheers
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 12:48 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS
Replies: 29
Views: 3711

Re: (dayday)

Quote, originally posted by dayday »The Grand Prix GXP had paddle shifters. I have to say I hated them though...Was still a slushbox though... the only "good" autos are the new "DSG" type that shift super quick.. OT though... lol... That's a sweet SS eh...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 12:46 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Lawnmowers? Riders? knowledge? expertise?
Replies: 10
Views: 1450

Lawnmowers? Riders? knowledge? expertise?

Hi all,I have a question regarding Riding Lawnmowers specifically.. I've got a Ranch King ('97 MTD model 13aq699h206) with a charging problem... I'm getting about 12.2-12.4 at full spin... I know this isn't enough to charge a 12v battery.. but I don't know anything about a mag/coil generator... I've...
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 14, 2011 12:26 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS
Replies: 29
Views: 3711

Re: 2010 Camaro 2SS/RS (keithvibe)

Quote, originally posted by keithvibe »My vibe will still whoop it's aaaaa... well you know... I'd give'er a run in the Subie.... That's pretty BA man.. I love the new retro cars.. all of them to some extent (a friend had a pretty BA PT Cruiser)I would consider some paint on those wheels... Graphit...
by Sublimewind
Thu Jun 09, 2011 10:45 am
Forum: Maintenance Bay
Topic: Mobil1 oil filter factory fail
Replies: 21
Views: 3218

You shoulda shrugged your shoulders, told them you put it on and now your car isn't running so well... You think you might need a new motor... lol... A friend of mine got a new motor for his Suzuki car because walmart gave him the wrong oil filter... lol...
by Sublimewind
Thu Jun 09, 2011 10:43 am
Forum: Maintenance Bay
Topic: Mobil1 oil filter factory fail
Replies: 21
Views: 3218

Re: Mobil1 oil filter factory fail (bodhi_tree777)

Quote, originally posted by bodhi_tree777 »I'd almost forgotten about this . The guys at Advanced Auto played it cool and didn't even really seem all that surprised. I got a new filter and a free 5 gallon jug of Mobil1 5w30. I emailed Mobil1 and got.. nothing. Not even a courtesy reply. Rock solid ...
by Sublimewind
Thu Jun 09, 2011 10:33 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Decisions, Decisions
Replies: 53
Views: 10088

Cough cough 1 Series vert cough coughhttp://www.bmw.com/com/en/newv....htmlcough cough 1M cough coughhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lEvpnKRLDO4
by Sublimewind
Wed Jun 08, 2011 7:33 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Looking to add a new car soon; thinking Mazda5 or Sportwagen TDI.
Replies: 20
Views: 2544

Re: (Cougar Vibe)

Quote, originally posted by Cougar Vibe »One of the main reasons I was considering the current Sportwagen is that it was a holdover from the Golf, very similar front end and the interior materials are better than the new "budget" Jetta for N. America-only. The best deal I could get was about $25.5K...
by Sublimewind
Wed Jun 08, 2011 7:28 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: My friends "Track Monkey"
Replies: 7
Views: 964

I can only hope I get to pilot it one day, even for a minute.. lol..
by Sublimewind
Tue Jun 07, 2011 10:29 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: My friends "Track Monkey"
Replies: 7
Views: 964

My friends "Track Monkey"

So after over a year, I finally got to see my friends car he's been having built at Pure Tuning in OH.. It's a Nissian S14.5 widebody with all the goodies.. Full Tomei stroker motor... will be 500+hp when finished.. completion coming soon...
by Sublimewind
Sun May 29, 2011 10:53 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: We all need trunk monkeys! THEY ROCK!
Replies: 8
Views: 1321

That's awesome.... Which is the trunk monkey.. ??? (lol... jus playin man, that is awesome though)
by Sublimewind
Sun May 29, 2011 1:46 pm
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: Click/Klacking Noise
Replies: 7
Views: 1418

could be any number of things under there... ball joints, bushings... need more info..
by Sublimewind
Sun May 29, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: We all need trunk monkeys! THEY ROCK!
Replies: 8
Views: 1321

mine goes with me everywhere...
by Sublimewind
Sat May 28, 2011 1:24 pm
Forum: The Others
Topic: 1999 Metric Bobber
Replies: 8
Views: 1602

First pic I nearly shat myself... Last pic gives me that warm fuzzy feeling... (I'm a HUGE Exile fan)Good job at turning a trainwreck into a real piece of art.. !!
by Sublimewind
Fri May 27, 2011 10:36 am
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: New Shoes for my daughter's Vibe
Replies: 18
Views: 2772

Can't do the bling, but more power to ya..
by Sublimewind
Thu May 26, 2011 11:23 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Remains of a former life
Replies: 8
Views: 1216

Some more parts I found... This here is a gas feed-through made of ceramic, it insulates against RF being put into the vacuum chamber it was part of.. This is a 1000$ part... This here is called a "shower head" very specific gasses would be mixed and enter the vacuum chamber above the shower head......