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by A Psycho Martyr
Sat Aug 29, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Maintenance Bay
Topic: What did you do to your Vibe today?
Replies: 3663
Views: 445699

Re: What did you do to your Vibe today?

Trip to Lowe's for some 8ft 2x6's with my boy to help me load it!
Time to build a table!

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by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Aug 26, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Air Recirculation Actuator
Replies: 29
Views: 2227

Re: Air Recirculation Actuator

zbyers wrote:
Wed Aug 26, 2020 9:53 am
It is a "get around to it" project for him
lol, I have a few of those
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Aug 26, 2020 5:34 am
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: Air Recirculation Actuator
Replies: 29
Views: 2227

Re: Air Recirculation Actuator

Any chance we can get that little gear 3d printed out of something more durable?
by A Psycho Martyr
Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: GT shifter
Replies: 12
Views: 870

Re: GT shifter

Here ya go brother.

Most underrated secret in the Vibe aftermarket.
You can customize it to JUST the way you want it too.
by A Psycho Martyr
Mon Aug 24, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

zbyers wrote:
Mon Aug 24, 2020 3:41 am
(listing has ended)
Yup, ya boy snatched it up :D

I had a hunch it was correct. Should be here Friday.
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 23, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: air conditioner not cooling well 2009 vibe base
Replies: 13
Views: 658

Re: air conditioner not cooling well 2009 vibe base

Having the same issue with mine. Last summer it was cooler, and the summer before that even more so.
I'll be charging it up this evening hopefully.
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 23, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

This look right?
I found a part # listed in an ancient thread on here.
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 23, 2020 11:58 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: GT shifter
Replies: 12
Views: 870

Re: GT shifter

Alright, alright. Got the Vibe back.
Here's what it looks like now.
From the looks of your photos, the MWR shifter and my boot should play well together

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by A Psycho Martyr
Thu Aug 20, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: Latest News
Topic: Last Production Vibe Found & Purchased
Replies: 59
Views: 20627

Re: Last Production Vibe Found & Purchased

ZZvroom wrote:
Wed Aug 19, 2020 5:32 am
Sigh, no image links survive.....
Yeah, it's a shame too. My garage thread was LOADED with pics. And I had some how-to's as well.
Anything else I have to share will be through YouTube I suppose.
by A Psycho Martyr
Thu Aug 20, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: GT shifter
Replies: 12
Views: 870

Re: GT shifter

:shock:
Daaaang dude that's gonna be PERFECT for me.

Thanks for the pics brother!

I'll upload some pics after work to show you my current setup.

Those pics helped sell me on this for sure.

EDIT:
I don't know why I thought I could post pics after work...
The Vibe is in the shop lol
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: GT shifter
Replies: 12
Views: 870

Re: GT shifter

Did you have any trouble with the shifter knob hitting the dash?
Or trouble with the shifter boot?
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

oh, right on.
I certainly appreciate your time brother.
Thanks again.

This is the most promising thing I've seen so far.
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Engine & Transmission
Topic: GT shifter
Replies: 12
Views: 870

Re: GT shifter

So that MWR Short Throw Shifter plays well with 5 AND the 6spd?
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

Right on, that'd be great. So I'm dropping the Vibe off today for the clutch repair and I will likely just leave my little noise-maker unplugged despite the codes it will throw at them. I'll just give them a heads up. Side note: I plan to hunt down and order the '03 GT ECU today and sort of... windo...
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 11, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: 2003 Vibe GT ECU
Replies: 8
Views: 579

Re: 2003 Vibe GT ECU

Right on man. Thanks for getting back to me.

I'd forgotten how much of an asset this forum can be.
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 11, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

I see, thanks for the info.
This will be 2nd on my list unfortunately :(

Gotta go pay $800 for a clutch replacement :shock:
by A Psycho Martyr
Mon Aug 10, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: 2003 Vibe GT ECU
Replies: 8
Views: 579

Re: 2003 Vibe GT ECU

AnonymousStoner wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 4:49 pm
i have the Smog pump/secondary air injection system deleted
sooo... you just ganked the parts?
You have to put little filters on any vacuum lines or plug any hoses?

Did you have to pull the bumper?
by A Psycho Martyr
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

So Zack, what I'm hearing you (a time-proven, reliable source) say... is that I NEED to pick up an ECU from a 2003 GT AND a shiny new SRI (which is TOTALLY a necessity) ...and my problems will be solved???? ;) Just asking so I can explain to my wife where the money went :lol: All kidding aside, this...
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 09, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

I'm wondering that myself. If the part can't simply be ganked and bypassed using an '03 GT ECU.
Then I'd have this problem taken care of and the other benefits that ECU offers.
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

Fine suggestion. So I jacked the Vibe up, opened the fender liner, unplugged my suspected culprit and... IT WORKED! No noise at all (aside from the clutch whining...separate repair) So I plugged it back in to see if I could replicate the symptom and got nothing. No noise. I may have let the car run ...
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 09, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

One relatively easy test would be to do a cold start with the serpentine belt removed I had a mechanic try this during my recent replacement of the belt tensioner. He said the noise persisted. As for my guess on WHAT the part is... Googling the numbers on the side of it comes up with this https://a...
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:36 am
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: 2003 Vibe GT ECU
Replies: 8
Views: 579

Re: 2003 Vibe GT ECU

So clean swap and done?

No headaches to work out?
by A Psycho Martyr
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Re: Mystery noise, mystery part...

Oh and just to clarify...
I have searched RELENTLESSLY in hope of answering my own questions...
Everything leads me back to the "death rattle" that many people experience where they get the awful chatter on cold starts that lasts about 2 seconds.

This is not that.
by A Psycho Martyr
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Problems & Warranty Issues
Topic: Mystery noise, mystery part...
Replies: 19
Views: 732

Mystery noise, mystery part...

This began last winter so I assumed it was related to temperature but it seems this is not the case. So the 04 Vibe GT 6spd makes this noise EVERY time i cold start it. The noise will last for about one minute, then goes away. The cadence of the noise is unchanged by rpm, and persists as usual even ...
by A Psycho Martyr
Thu Jul 05, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Interior
Topic: How To: Remove seats and carpet from 2003 base (very pic heavy)
Replies: 35
Views: 17084

Re: How To: Remove seats and carpet from 2003 base (very pic heavy)

right on, thanks for the tip. I'll use that info when I do the new Vibe
by A Psycho Martyr
Sun Jun 24, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: How To: Remove seats and carpet from 2003 base (very pic heavy)
Replies: 35
Views: 17084

Re: How To: Remove seats and carpet from 2003 base (very pic heavy)

I did this again recently on my new (to me) 04 GT and I used warm soapy water, soft-ish bristles brush attached to a broom handle for ergonomics :lol: and a pressure washer making sure I didn't get so close as to cut through the carpet. After cleanup, a couple days in the sun, then I dyed it black b...
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: photos
Replies: 7
Views: 1401

Re: photos

yeah my threads are probably trashed now. I was typically pretty pic-heavy.
Photobucket nailed us all with the long con, huh?
by A Psycho Martyr
Thu Feb 02, 2017 8:30 am
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: liqorboxracing 03 Base Model Vibe in Abyss
Replies: 62
Views: 11053

Re: liqorboxracing 03 Base Model Vibe in Abyss

How do you get the pics with the under the hood view with the hood being shut? ive seen a ton of these but have no idea how it is done. You need a tripod. Take a photo with the hood up, then another with the hood closed. In photoshop or a similar program you stack the two photos then mask one layer...
by A Psycho Martyr
Fri Jan 20, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: liqorboxracing 03 Base Model Vibe in Abyss
Replies: 62
Views: 11053

Re: liqorboxracing 03 Base Model Vibe in Abyss

how much to duplicate the roof rack delete? same color?
and great photography by the way
by A Psycho Martyr
Tue Jan 17, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: For Sale/Wanted
Topic: For sale eibach sportline Springs 150 obo + shipping
Replies: 9
Views: 1406

Re: For sale eibach sportline Springs 150 obo + shipping

russki1990 wrote:how much of a drop were the springs?
Here ya go
by A Psycho Martyr
Thu Jan 12, 2017 11:17 am
Forum: Events
Topic: GenVibe Meet 2017
Replies: 29
Views: 5593

Re: GenVibe Meet 2017

Sorry, scheduling conflict has me in Brazil this weekend.lol

I'll be on a mission trip with a group from my church
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: The Vibe Lounge
Topic: New guy here....
Replies: 10
Views: 1344

Re: New guy here....

dang man, that looks clean.
how long has she been yours?
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: MOD: Horn beeps on keyless entry remote lock/unlock
Replies: 88
Views: 34259

Re: MOD: Horn beeps on keyless entry remote lock/unlock

Any thoughts on producing a second batch? I'm sure there are several who'd be interested?

Or a quote on producing a one-off piece?
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Backup camera systems
Replies: 6
Views: 1840

Re: Backup camera systems

I pulled out the camera I got and tried it in the CHMSL to see how it would work. Dors not look bad, but I have no idea how well it will aim and if it blocks the light too much. http://i635.photobucket.com/albums/uu77/trbstang/IMG_20141116_164152_760_zpsa836a308.jpg I love this idea. Were you able ...
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Audio, Electronics, Electrical
Topic: Backup camera systems
Replies: 6
Views: 1840

Re: Backup camera systems

I pulled out the camera I got and tried it in the CHMSL to see how it would work. Dors not look bad, but I have no idea how well it will aim and if it blocks the light too much. [url=http://s635.photobucket.com/user/trbstang/media/IMG_20141116_164152_760_zpsa836a308.jpg.html] Love this idea? were y...
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Tech Info & Do-It-Yourself Info
Topic: How To: change interior lights to LED lights in 03-08 Vibe
Replies: 27
Views: 25364

Re: How To: change interior lights to LED lights in 03-08 Vibe

I think I may be doing this but in Amber if I'm able to find em that way
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Tech Info & Do-It-Yourself Info
Topic: How To: dual-tail light mod for 03-08 Vibes
Replies: 8
Views: 5745

Re: How To: dual-tail light mod for 03-08 Vibes

I like this idea.
So is the yellow (now red) section a functional brake light?
When you turn, can you tell it's blinking if the brakes are also lit?
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Painting headliner & side panels help??
Replies: 14
Views: 4107

Re: Painting headliner & side panels help??

hahah,
Guess this never got answered.
Can't find a write-up on headliner removal.

I'm gonna have to make one
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Any custom Seat belts???
Replies: 8
Views: 2108

Re: Any custom Seat belts???

..I may be revisiting this idea with the new Vibe
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Center Console. Bit of a different mod.
Replies: 3
Views: 2270

Re: Center Console. Bit of a different mod.

I like this idea.
May be doing something similar to hold the baby Glock
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: Interior Carpet Removal and Install
Replies: 1
Views: 4726

Re: Interior Carpet Removal and Install

There's a;so this old thread, but no video with it.
Just photos

viewtopic.php?f=29&t=36163&hilit=remove+carpet+seats
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: HOW-TO: Swirl Paint Interior Trim
Replies: 9
Views: 2503

Re: HOW-TO: Swirl Paint Interior Trim

Just an update to share with folks who may be interested in this for their own dash panels how awesome this stuff can turn out and how the variations make it one of a kind no matter what colors you use. Here's a controller I did for a 360 back in 2010 VczEB-VBFUg Here's a controller I did years ago ...
by A Psycho Martyr
Thu May 19, 2016 6:17 pm
Forum: Photography and Photoshop
Topic: Photoshop - Ebayer
Replies: 3
Views: 7024

Re: Photoshop - Ebayer

If this offer still stands I'd like to know more.
Thanks!
by A Psycho Martyr
Mon Apr 18, 2016 2:29 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: GenVibe Meet 2016
Replies: 73
Views: 17105

Re: GenVibe Meet 2016

Djaxes wrote: how about a wedding present ;) ;) ;) ;)
wedding present meaning.....???


Also...Nick, shoot me a text this week. Moved to a Galaxy S7 and
it seems I hadn't saved you number on my Google account. Lost it.
by A Psycho Martyr
Mon Apr 18, 2016 2:26 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: help! how to change light bulb for vent/ac display on dash
Replies: 15
Views: 13302

Re: help! how to change light bulb for vent/ac display on dash

Not sure if this is relevant here or not,
seems like most here know how to get this far into removal.

Just thought I'd post in the event someone comes here in search of how to

https://youtu.be/ECHAoRYZXJY
by A Psycho Martyr
Sat Apr 09, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: GenVibe Meet 2016
Replies: 73
Views: 17105

Re: GenVibe Meet 2016

incredibly sorry to say that EVEN how close this is to me that I may not make it. struggling with work to clear the time off. I had previously scheduled a vacation like a week after this meet. ....THAT SAID.... Nick can text me and let me know the final count (assuming I CAN'T make it) of people att...
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:52 pm
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: Demonicvibe 2003 vibe base
Replies: 26
Views: 2864

Re: Demonicvibe 2003 vibe base

You say this is a 2003 ? The dashboard says it's a 2004. As I asked earlier ... any history on this car at all? You got my curiosity and probably others too! My '03 had all red gauges just like this. I think the '04 had red with white circles or something right? EDIT: And the sideskirts curve under...
by A Psycho Martyr
Wed Mar 09, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Interior
Topic: HOW-TO: Swirl Paint Interior Trim
Replies: 9
Views: 2503

Re: HOW-TO: Swirl Paint Interior Trim

Awesome man. I always thought about doing this to mine but couldn't commit to such a big risk if it turned out bad. I did do some of the Badges though. Did a few for a some other member also. Looks better than I thought it would. Good job.
by A Psycho Martyr
Sat Feb 20, 2016 6:01 pm
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: DVibe - 2003 Vibe GT
Replies: 38
Views: 8121

Re: DVibe - 2003 Vibe GT

Glad to hear you made the sale man.
Good luck with the Yota
by A Psycho Martyr
Thu Nov 05, 2015 7:10 pm
Forum: GenVibe Garage
Topic: CAMOGIRL - 2003 Lava :)
Replies: 72
Views: 14772

Re: CAMOGIRL - 2003 Lava :)

Hey, hey, hey.
I just got an email that there was a zombie thread coming back to life.lol

How you been chick?
I'm loving my Sonic LTZ!
Thanks for the suggestion ;)

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