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by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Feb 26, 2010 10:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm back!!
Replies: 5
Views: 925

Re: I'm back!! (lovemyraffe)

thanks, its good to be back here on the forums.
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Feb 26, 2010 6:18 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm back!!
Replies: 5
Views: 925

Re: I'm back!! (Caretaker)

the viberator found its way back onto the forums.:D
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Feb 26, 2010 5:00 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: I'm back!!
Replies: 5
Views: 925

I'm back!!

My goodness it has been a long time since I've been on Genvibe. Many of you know or may not know I sold my '03 base and got a 5 speed 2005 Corolla LE (don't worry, I'm not affected by the recall). Needless to say I'm satisfied with the car. The right fender is a little banged up but other than that ...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Jun 20, 2009 4:42 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: will scion tc headers fit 09 vibe gt ?
Replies: 2
Views: 821

Re: will scion tc headers fit 09 vibe gt ? (skillz305)

Same engine so I would think that they do.
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Jun 12, 2009 4:32 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Hi, new member here.
Replies: 6
Views: 666

Re: Hi, new member here. (180 Out)

Welcome to the forums
by THE VIBERATOR
Thu May 21, 2009 2:37 am
Forum: Latest News
Topic: What the Heck? Vibe is only 4th-best EPA mileage Pontiac?
Replies: 13
Views: 3062

Re: (jake75)

I just got a Corolla LE 5 speed manual. I get 37 on the highway
by THE VIBERATOR
Mon May 18, 2009 11:24 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Next Mod?
Replies: 24
Views: 2956

Re: (wyatt89)

Lol. I should probably delete this thread seeing how I dont have the vibe no more. Go corolla!
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri May 15, 2009 10:14 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Waveresponder's alive!!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 1839

Re: Waveresponder's alive!!!! (zionzr2)

Hey welcome back again! I've gone through a car change...I upgraded to a 5 speed corolla Hope all is well!
by THE VIBERATOR
Thu May 07, 2009 10:06 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: questions...
Replies: 6
Views: 945

Re: questions... (jake75)

Quote, originally posted by jake75 »The most important thing about fuel injection is to know that it shoots fuel out with such force that it will penetrate body parts such as fingers, hands etc. Amputation is then the required course of treatment. LOL!!Might I add that as far as I know, there are n...
by THE VIBERATOR
Thu May 07, 2009 3:29 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: questions...
Replies: 6
Views: 945

Re: questions... (cp_stunna_2011)

Quote, originally posted by cp_stunna_2011 »what is fuel injection? is there aftermarket fuel injection? Ive looked through the forums but ouldnt find anything really solid on it....except for the howstuffworks link....im still kinda out there on the whole thing...maybe someones simple explanantion...
by THE VIBERATOR
Mon May 04, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: (Kari)

And it did. It came off of a Myspace page. People are free to search all they want. There's just no need to ever post personal pictures here, even if they are indeed open to the public. This is GenVibe, not GenSpace lol
by THE VIBERATOR
Mon May 04, 2009 8:14 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: (wyatt89)

Quote, originally posted by wyatt89 »What year corolla did you get and what engine? Color? It's a 2005 5 speed manual LE and it's silver, with the polished wood interior trim. I almost got a black Corolla S, but it needed work that I didn't feel like doing (brakes). You'll all see some pics in abou...
by THE VIBERATOR
Mon May 04, 2009 5:49 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: MY NEW CAR!!! (PlatinumVibe08)

Ah well it's ok. You can feel free to search, there's just no need to put pictures up here. And I purposely made my name "the Viberator" because its bound to get the first hit lol. As for your questions, it is up to the car owner to decide if they want new plates or to transfer them. Regardless, we ...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun May 03, 2009 3:23 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: MY NEW CAR!!! (PlatinumVibe08)

Quote, originally posted by PlatinumVibe08 »Google is a wonderful tool. I may not be 100% accurate, but I would say that you played golf and the trumpet at R.L. Thomas High School. You would like to see music programs saved in schools because "I would just want my kids to grow up with the opportuni...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun May 03, 2009 10:41 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: MY NEW CAR!!! (PlatinumVibe08)

PlatinumVibe...how in the world did you get that picture of me? Lol. And no it's not a manual tranny camry (although that would have been really nice in a v6). And no Cava-crap either
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun May 03, 2009 9:16 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: MY NEW CAR!!! (PlatinumVibe08)

Wow you guys are horrible at guessing Nobody has gotten it right yet!
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun May 03, 2009 2:06 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: (Tubaryan12)

LOL good laugh there. Nope!
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat May 02, 2009 2:28 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: (lowincash)

Nope! Guess again! :D
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat May 02, 2009 12:01 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: MY NEW CAR!!! (jake75)

Quote, originally posted by jake75 »Your occupation must be a TV Newscaster."Did the Eiffel Tower collapse today? Stay tuned - details later."In today's paper a Kia dealer ad featured a new '09 Rondo for $12,995. No other details. Seems cheap. But I guess that's not a Toyota.Haha, I'm actually a To...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat May 02, 2009 4:33 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

Re: MY NEW CAR!!! (HawaiiPontiacLover)

HAHA if you can manage a flight to NY and you find the junkyard it got junked in, then sure go for it! I'm sure you'll find everything you need there. And no not a Sienna
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat May 02, 2009 3:45 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: MY NEW CAR!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 3343

MY NEW CAR!!!

It's done. I got it. 7-10 days from now, I will have pictures up of the car, as soon as the insurance battle is figured out. It feels good to finally drive stick Hint: It's a 100% Toyota!
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat May 02, 2009 3:40 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: DC Sports Header install time ?
Replies: 2
Views: 730

Re: DC Sports Header install time ? (Sull)

Look for a price between 100 and 200 for install. It takes about an hour or so. The hardest part is squeezing it behind the engine and then it's pretty much standard procedure from there. You'll love it!
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat May 02, 2009 3:39 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Throttle body spacer.. actually work ???
Replies: 10
Views: 1505

Re: (northvibe)

I have one. It added a good 10-15 ft lbs of torque to my vibe. I felt it was noticeably stronger down low. It did add some fuel economy, but not enough to really make a difference.
by THE VIBERATOR
Thu Apr 30, 2009 5:23 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: A series of unfortunate events...
Replies: 8
Views: 1029

Re: (northvibe)

The XRS i was looking at is a 2005. It's already got some pretty good modifications on it. TRD Exhaust, TRD Springs, tints, drop in filter, HID kit...among some other goodies. Unfortunately, my dad is too much of an influence on car buying and won't let me have it I may wind up with either a Tc or a...
by THE VIBERATOR
Thu Apr 30, 2009 3:51 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: A series of unfortunate events...
Replies: 8
Views: 1029

Re: A series of unfortunate events... (bull77)

Haha. No pictures guys...sorry. I will however have pictures up of my NEW car most likely at the end of the week. That pothole was HUGE though and I didnt see it cause i was about to merge into another lane so I wasnt looking at the road. The impact from hitting the curb broke the axle and cracked t...
by THE VIBERATOR
Wed Apr 29, 2009 3:30 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: A series of unfortunate events...
Replies: 8
Views: 1029

A series of unfortunate events...

So to make a long story short, I was traveling at normal speed down a city road at night. I was making a turn onto the on-ramp of the highway and I hit a pothole with my right front tire. It was big enough to blow the tire out and cause me to smack into the curb. I mounted the curb and caused irreve...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun Apr 12, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: HP from CAI/SRI
Replies: 8
Views: 1389

Re: (rsaxman)

Quote, originally posted by rsaxman »Thanks. I have a 2006, so DBWGo with the SRI. You don't want to risk getting a CEL over a few lost horses. The car is an economy car after all. You're going to retain your torque with the SRI as well. With a CAI, your bottom end will suffer a bit, but you'll get...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Apr 04, 2009 4:29 am
Forum: Handling, Suspension, & Brakes
Topic: new brakes = new noise!!
Replies: 11
Views: 1761

Re: (ehoff121)

Quote, originally posted by ehoff121 »Did you check with a torque wrench? Being too tight is the potential issue.Make sure you torque it to 80 ft-lbs. Thats more than enough
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Apr 03, 2009 4:07 am
Forum: Wheels & Tires
Topic: Tire Pressure Monitor Sensor Reset ? 2009 Vibe
Replies: 14
Views: 21341

Re: Tire Pressure Monitor Sensor Reset ? 2009 Vibe (Bikerscum)

Quote, originally posted by Bikerscum »It's under the dash, to the right side of the steering column. Slide your hand around under there & you'll find it. Getting it to reset is another matter.... I've tried everything & mine won't do it.It depends if it's a direct sensing or indirect sensing syste...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun Mar 29, 2009 2:42 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (ou.grizzly)

Going filterless was more of an experiment to be honest. I didnt really notice anything much performance wise, other than a pretty nice sounding spool to the intake and just a little better air flow. I'm changing it back soon. And yeah it's been rebuilt. But it wasn't anything mechanical, it was due...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun Mar 29, 2009 12:02 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (prathman)

Thank you for clarifying. As for the K&N filter I am only going to run it filterless for short periods of time. We have organized race nights in the town that I live so I've been filterless for about a week. I can always put the filter back on and I plan on doing so this week too. I no longer have t...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:50 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (keithvibe)

no i'm not joking....but i'm a kid can you fault me for making a dumb decision? whats wrong with going filterless?
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Mar 28, 2009 1:12 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (Mojo72)

Hopefully everything works out for you.
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Mar 27, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (Mojo72)

Your best option is to just leave the car on the ground on the jack stands and take the wheels off if you are going to sandblast the wheels. On the flip side you could also take the wheels to a shop and they can clean them up for you or suggest some ideas for you. Best of luck
by THE VIBERATOR
Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:26 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (Mojo72)

There is, but i took it off to create better air flow. The filter is restrictive. And thanks thats actually the stock paint job. I just keep it clean by waxing it. The paint really shines. I seem to get alot of compliments about the paint lol. As for the alloy wheels, i really dont know. if theyre c...
by THE VIBERATOR
Wed Mar 25, 2009 10:50 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Chirpping!
Replies: 8
Views: 1194

Re: Chirpping! (NUBlackshirts)

It sounds like a small supercharger, correct? Especially under a full load
by THE VIBERATOR
Wed Mar 25, 2009 3:03 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: K&N vs. AMSOIL Ea Air Filters
Replies: 21
Views: 3789

Re: (Wolfman213)

I dont know about you guys but I'm currently running filterless
by THE VIBERATOR
Wed Mar 18, 2009 5:06 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: 2nd Gear pop-out?
Replies: 4
Views: 1361

Re: (breezd)

Get it checked out...or ask the dealer if that's normal for the 6 MT around your mileage.
by THE VIBERATOR
Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:22 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: 2nd Gear pop-out?
Replies: 4
Views: 1361

Re: 2nd Gear pop-out? (breezd)

This happens on many Hondas, nearly all of them. The tranny pops out of 2nd or 3rd gear. I have to say this is the first time i have heard of it happening on a toyota transmission. It's normal wear and tear, but you should take it to get it checked out anyways.
by THE VIBERATOR
Sun Feb 15, 2009 2:27 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: New O2 sensors flatlined
Replies: 33
Views: 6534

Re: (Sublimewind)

Quote, originally posted by Sublimewind »A friend of mine is a professional mechanic... He says he wouldn't use Bosch ANYTHING as a replacement to ANYTHING... Sure they are an OEM, but that doesn't make them good... Look at Denso as a replacement if you don't want to pay stealership prices.. I repl...
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:35 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Oil leak?
Replies: 2
Views: 1125

Re: Oil leak? (BlueCrush)

Of course! I was gonna complain to them right when they told me they found an oil leak anyways lol
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Feb 07, 2009 5:14 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Oil leak?
Replies: 2
Views: 1125

Oil leak?

I took the car to the shop yesterday and guess what they found, an oil leak coming from the rear main seal, so I guess I've had that for quite a while. Since they rebuilt the engine. They never resealed that part and they should have. It ripped when they took the engine apart. I'm surprised. Maybe t...
by THE VIBERATOR
Wed Feb 04, 2009 5:40 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Next Mod?
Replies: 24
Views: 2956

Re: (CAN-AWD-VIBE)

Ohhh haha well I would probably want to get the expensive high flow cat and have it installed all at once with the exhaust....which would be pretty sweet. It's a work in progress.
by THE VIBERATOR
Tue Feb 03, 2009 7:59 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Next Mod?
Replies: 24
Views: 2956

Re: (CAN-AWD-VIBE)

haha exactly. It's illegal. I might go axleback so i can keep the cat. But I'm thinking it wont do anything for me to go axleback, just excessive noise. Magnaflow it is....but one question. How do I solve the problem of passing emissions?
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Jan 31, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Next Mod?
Replies: 24
Views: 2956

Re: (northvibe)

I'm also thinking about that too Lots to do with lots of time
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Jan 30, 2009 11:56 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: what oil brand/weight is everyone using?
Replies: 49
Views: 7106

Re: (zionzr2)

Quote, originally posted by zionzr2 »did we really need another thread on this topic?If we do then I now use Royal Purple 5w30'Atta boy :D Works great doesnt it? Burns like crazy but works great I use a Bosch filter. Always have always will. Never failed me.
by THE VIBERATOR
Fri Jan 30, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Next Mod?
Replies: 24
Views: 2956

Re: Next Mod? (Faultline)

It seems the consensus here will be to lower it and put the stb on. I think the strut bar is gonna come first, then when i rack up the dough, either lowering springs or a full coilover job.
by THE VIBERATOR
Sat Jan 24, 2009 6:45 am
Forum: The Others
Topic: Camry 2010 - 2.5L
Replies: 29
Views: 4066

Re: (ColonelPanic)

I completely hear what you're saying. My buddy just got an '08 v6 camry and he did a quarter mile test in it. With three people in the car including himself, he crossed quarter mile at 14.9 @ 97 mph. Unbelievable. It's stock by the way and an automatic. The six speed transmission is nuts. Toyota (an...
by THE VIBERATOR
Thu Jan 22, 2009 2:35 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: Cold Air Intake or Short Ram for 2008 Vibe
Replies: 8
Views: 1211

Re: (ou.grizzly)

K+N offers an SRI as well. I'm not sure about any other companies.