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Forum: Eye Candy 04-30-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By ryan s
Re: My 86

that's what i'm saying, they're doing just fine :lawl:

unless you're implying that if the fenders come pre-rolled, that would boost honda's sales by 800k a year? :troll3:
Forum: Suspension, Brakes, Wheels, and Tires 04-30-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,284
Posted By ryan s
Re: Engine bay tucking and re-organizing

you can buy shrinkwrap with adhesive inside it, it just doesn't "shrink" as much as normal (the usual hardware store stuff is like 2 to 1, some places carry 3:1, the adhesive is like 1.3:1).

but...
Forum: Eye Candy 04-30-2018, 02:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By ryan s
Re: My 86

you should get a f/1.4 lens and shoot it at f/2 :lawl: 2.8 on my 85/1.8G is :boink:

don't mind honda, they're just over here selling over a million cars a year :lawl:
Forum: Eye Candy 04-30-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By ryan s
Re: My 86

spacers exist :lawl:

dont :slap: me, i have the 100/2.8 WR also :slap: f/5.6 or smaller is needed to get rid of the aberrations.

weird. i'm so used to hondas still doing it the normal way :lawl:
Forum: Eye Candy 04-30-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 637
Posted By ryan s
Re: My 86

you were worried about those wheels fitting but you have rolled fenders :crazyrun:

i see you're still using the tamron 70-300 purple fringing monster :jae:
Forum: Suspension, Brakes, Wheels, and Tires 04-29-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,284
Posted By ryan s
Re: Engine bay tucking and re-organizing

pot, meet kettle. if you're going to make an argument from authority, (https://www.logicallyfallacious.com/tools/lp/Bo/LogicalFallacies/21/Appeal-to-Authority) it cuts both ways.

i posted one...
Forum: Suspension, Brakes, Wheels, and Tires 04-28-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,284
Posted By ryan s
Re: Engine bay tucking and re-organizing

separate issues or not, it's still done incorrectly and shoddily. carelessness in the short term brings issues in the long term.
Forum: Suspension, Brakes, Wheels, and Tires 04-27-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,284
Posted By ryan s
Re: Engine bay tucking and re-organizing

no issues? wasn't the car...not running and getting towed a few weeks ago?

let's not pretend that wiring isn't a complete hack job.

here is a harness i made to pull signal from the factory 8th...
Forum: General Chat 03-08-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,263
Posted By ryan s
Forum: Non-6GA Car Chat 02-24-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By ryan s
Re: Soon to be owner of a 3rd gen Prelude (hopefully)

it would depend on where the oil is going, through the combustion chamber via the rings tends to hide it better since it's being burned. through the valve seals you get the blue cloud.

the 3rd...
Forum: Non-6GA Car Chat 02-24-2018, 02:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 463
Posted By ryan s
Re: Soon to be owner of a 3rd gen Prelude (hopefully)

way too much money. i almost bought a facelifted 3rd gen with a manual 10 years ago from a friend of a friend, but my brother bought it instead. pretty sure he paid under $2500, and it had less rust,...
Forum: URGENT - Help Quick! 07-23-2017, 02:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 394
Posted By ryan s
Re: Error p1259 and strong fuel smell

first, did you reset the CEL? replacing everything doesn't turn off the light.

since you just got the car and are having VTEC issues, change the oil and filter. oil level matters very little if...
Forum: Car Audio & Electronics 07-19-2017, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 506
Posted By ryan s
Re: Fast Blink Right Turn Signal

cars run separate left/right relays for exactly this reason, to let you know you have a bulb out.
Forum: General Chat 06-23-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 496
Posted By ryan s
Re: dash cams

i've always been curious about the blameworthiness you carry when using a dashcam. like...if someone pulls out in front of you, but you're going 5 over the speed limit, can your footage be subpoenaed...
Forum: General Chat 06-21-2017, 03:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,264
Posted By ryan s
Re: 2018 accord

i've heard the 10 speed in the camaro ZL1 is amazing.

personally, i'd wait for any refreshed models from honda before buying. the only accord refresh that wasn't better than the original was the...
Forum: General Chat 06-20-2017, 10:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,264
Posted By ryan s
Re: 2018 accord

sedans and coupes really don't change overall dimensions radically (any longer).

250hp from a 1.5L isn't impressive? a few years ago, there was some company...that had a 240hp 2.0 without a...
Forum: General Chat 06-20-2017, 12:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,264
Posted By ryan s
Re: 2018 accord

aside from the front end and beltline of the car getting taller for safety standards, my coupe has the same outside dimensions as the 6th gen sedan within about 2". obviously, the 8th is bigger and...
Forum: General Chat 06-19-2017, 08:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,264
Posted By ryan s
Re: 2018 accord

all kinds of noobery in this thread :lawl:


it's not as if honda started as a motorcycle company and have campaigned F1 cars.

wait...

the 10th gen civic Si is lighter than the 9th, you can...
Forum: General Chat 05-06-2017, 04:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,883
Posted By ryan s
Re: Accord Has Been Stolen!

agreed.

i would assume they don't want to sell it back because of liability and/or fraud reasons. you get a check for $x when the car was gone a year ago, what is the current value? how do they...
Forum: Suspension, Brakes, Wheels, and Tires 04-03-2017, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,782
Posted By ryan s
Re: Is the Euro R steering rack a quicker ratio?

always fun when people get really salty after maybe...possibly...don't know yet for sure...finding something "new" to do with an almost 20 year old chassis :lawl:

i don't understand why all this...
Forum: Eye Candy 01-30-2017, 05:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,247
Posted By ryan s
Re: Gem of a CL-S

i really don't know who would buy this car, you'd have to be a real fan of the 2G CL considering all the other more fun to drive cars another couple grand could get you :shrug:
Forum: Non-6GA Car Chat 01-29-2017, 05:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 893
Posted By ryan s
Re: What freaking car is this???

stock ones are probably $8-9k for starters, unless you want to do the importing process yourself and contracting out when needed. knock $2k off if you want to attempt it.

most, if not all Mark 2s...
Forum: Non-6GA Car Chat 01-29-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 893
Posted By ryan s
Re: What freaking car is this???

early 90s toyota mark 2

https://d-a.d-cd.net/f2714aas-960.jpg

they are now legal to import, but good luck getting parts since many japanese cars share mechanical parts with their similar US...
Forum: General Chat 09-09-2016, 03:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,054
Posted By ryan s
Re: Lighting pet peeve.

http://img.pandawhale.com/28465-Jerry-Seinfeld-leaves-gif-yxqm.gif

there is just so much incorrect in here, I can't even.

7 miles of my 15 mile (each way) daily commute is a 4 lane 70mph...
Forum: General Chat 09-08-2016, 05:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,054
Posted By ryan s
Re: Lighting pet peeve.

there's no mention of HIDs producing over 3x the lumens of a halogen bulb, it's not a 1:1 discussion of color temp or anatomy (nor the differences in individual color perception)...and that's also...
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