Perth-WRX.com  

Go Back   Perth-WRX.com > Search Forums
Register Diddy Kart ArticlesAll AlbumsBlogs FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

ULTREX
Welcome to Perth-WRX, click here to register!

Showing results 1 to 50 of 500
Search took 0.11 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: RichX
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 19-03-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 268
Views: 24,110
Posted By RichX
lol. seems hard to get the s word out.

lol. seems hard to get the s word out.
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 12-02-2016, 05:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,420
Posted By RichX
Not too many breakages for me. I'm pretty...

Not too many breakages for me. I'm pretty sympathetic on cars.

#1 Brant. Fucked me over for a while. Ripped it out.

#2 Front right brake line. Came off it's clip, rubbed against the inner wheel...
Forum: Your Driveway 10-02-2016, 10:28 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 15,950
Posted By RichX
Good work on getting out here for that. It was...

Good work on getting out here for that. It was far to hot for me. Had a few hot days out there, and as you do - I end up short shifting too, as power is significantly down, and there is just no need...
Forum: Mechanicals 09-02-2016, 07:05 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 6,022
Posted By RichX
Will you be retaining the CAI? Just curious.

Will you be retaining the CAI? Just curious.
Forum: Autronic Discussion 07-02-2016, 02:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,461
Posted By RichX
Putting it out there before I dig further, or...

Putting it out there before I dig further, or call ASG to double check.

A/C related question when running an Autronic SM4.

On the stock ECU, when car has accessories on, and you have the A/C on...
Forum: Your Driveway 01-02-2016, 06:18 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 25,974
Posted By RichX
Need some stuff, so have ordered & installed some...

Need some stuff, so have ordered & installed some stuff.

- 4x AD08R 235/40/18 from John
- 1x STi 6 Speed F/Wheel & Clutch sent to Jim Berry to touch in his back shed
- 1x Genuine STi Titanium...
Forum: Introductions 29-01-2016, 09:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 480
Posted By RichX
Not sure if this is sold, but this is tidy. ...

Not sure if this is sold, but this is tidy.

MY 03 WRX STi | Cars, Vans & Utes | Gumtree Australia Stirling Area - Osborne Park | 1101737576...
Forum: Mechanicals 18-01-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,534
Posted By RichX
Cool, cheers - I'll keep that in mind, in case...

Cool, cheers - I'll keep that in mind, in case mine needs a new one when we inspect it.
Forum: Mechanicals 17-01-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,534
Posted By RichX
Would rather put something with an up-rated...

Would rather put something with an up-rated clamping force, and a bit stronger, tougher than the stock/oem one. Just personal preference here. I am actually have a problem with the clutch at the...
Forum: Mechanicals 17-01-2016, 07:11 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,534
Posted By RichX
I've Emailed and asked for a quote. Will share...

I've Emailed and asked for a quote. Will share when I get one back.

The Xtreme KSU24001-1A, is ~$730 shipped.
Forum: Mechanicals 17-01-2016, 04:26 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,534
Posted By RichX
Need to get a clutch sorted and struggling to...

Need to get a clutch sorted and struggling to pull the trigger on one. Not getting a Competition Clutch as i've seen a lot of bad reviews.

So it comes down to the Exedy 6 Speed "HD" Kit,...
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 12-01-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By RichX
May I ask the price? I am interested in these...

May I ask the price? I am interested in these tyres as well, and will go local if I can justify them against a reasonable price, but last time I checked there was roughly a $500 difference between...
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 12-01-2016, 07:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,011
Posted By RichX
Best prices, Ebay/Online really. I'm due for new...

Best prices, Ebay/Online really. I'm due for new tyres, and will probably source over east again, get them shipped, and fitted by my regular mechanic.

Sounds crazy, but it's generally cheapest...
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 09-01-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 997
Posted By RichX
Was looking to do something subtle like this,...

Was looking to do something subtle like this, maybe.

http://cdn1.bigcommerce.com/n-ou1isn/th4wwm/products/84/images/568/IMG_6266__73988.1432345905.1280.1280.JPG?c=2
Forum: Wanted 09-01-2016, 09:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 281
Posted By RichX
One on FB, pictured.

One on FB, pictured.
Forum: Your Driveway 02-01-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,971
Posted By RichX
You can see clearly in the pic ..

You can see clearly in the pic ..
Forum: Your Driveway 02-01-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,971
Posted By RichX
Looks good, i started playing with cutouts for 5...

Looks good, i started playing with cutouts for 5 mins and couldn't find a decent mounting point. Yours is a lot simpler than what mine is. I don't have a turbo heatshield, so was trying to...
Forum: Photography and Media 29-12-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 666
Posted By RichX
Good quality, but can't see plates that well, eg:...

Good quality, but can't see plates that well, eg: the Black JEEP.

Blackvue Dw650gw

https://www.facebook.com/DashCamOwnersAustralia/videos/1013452608714379/

Quality is "pretty good", but wish...
Forum: Your Driveway 26-12-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 16,205
Posted By RichX
Found some of this today and got it for 20% off...

Found some of this today and got it for 20% off as S/C were doing store wide sale.

To save me the pain before I get started making it, did you fasten it in with metal ties, or was it just sitting...
Forum: Your Driveway 23-12-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 16,205
Posted By RichX
Thanks man.

Thanks man.
Forum: Your Driveway 23-12-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 16,205
Posted By RichX
Ey dude, quick Q. What product did you use to...

Ey dude, quick Q. What product did you use to heat protect your clutch and brake reservoirs? Looks like its easy to use and fasten in place?
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 20-12-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
Got some ribs on the go. I'm adding a splash of...

Got some ribs on the go. I'm adding a splash of bourbon in to help tender them up in the oven before BBQ.That works a treat.
...
Forum: Your Driveway 19-12-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,971
Posted By RichX
Yeah brakes are pretty easy if you get the right...

Yeah brakes are pretty easy if you get the right combination. You've got your radiator sorted. TMIC waterspray too. With the HC800's I have, i find they get even better when really hot.

It's all...
Forum: Your Driveway 19-12-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,971
Posted By RichX
I tend to find I start to lose the clutch feel...

I tend to find I start to lose the clutch feel after 3-4 laps, specially with antilag on. Not sure if that is normal or not?

Can't see why that would happen when brake fluid is basically the same...
Forum: Your Driveway 19-12-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 7,971
Posted By RichX
I had to change the coolant line to turbo...

I had to change the coolant line to turbo recently as well. That piece of hose cops a hammering with regards to hot water coming out of the turbo, even more so with anti-lag use.

When you talk...
Forum: Mechanicals 13-12-2015, 12:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,256
Posted By RichX
V8 JDM Defi cluster was a direct swap.

V8 JDM Defi cluster was a direct swap.
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 11-12-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 10,457
Posted By RichX
Seeing you sideways in my mirror 20 meters behind...

Seeing you sideways in my mirror 20 meters behind me today was what it's all about. :)
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 11-12-2015, 10:22 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 10,457
Posted By RichX
Personally I don't go to cruises any more. Too...

Personally I don't go to cruises any more. Too much negative stigma, hooning etc associated with them all. Fucksticks everywhere. Perth-WRX would be the only ones as they have been organised well in...
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 07-12-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
Looks a bit like it doesn't it, half rack. So...

Looks a bit like it doesn't it, half rack. So yeah basically it is. :D
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 07-12-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
Almost prefer to enjoy making and eating my own,...

Almost prefer to enjoy making and eating my own, than to be disappointed with someones attempts.

However, has anyone been here yet? Looks like they have the big racks.
...
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 04-12-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
After 3hrs in oven on low heat, 90c or so. ...

After 3hrs in oven on low heat, 90c or so.

http://members.ii.net/~richard.smith/Ribs2.jpg

Added basting:

http://members.ii.net/~richard.smith/Ribs3.jpg

May add a touch of bourbon in here...
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 04-12-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
Day off work. Making ribs again. :D ...

Day off work. Making ribs again. :D

http://members.ii.net/~richard.smith/Ribs.jpg
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 01-12-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
Just a butcher @ Belmont Forum. To get bulk meat...

Just a butcher @ Belmont Forum. To get bulk meat on the ribs, you want spare ribs. Most places mainly sell baby back it seems.

Sometimes I find spare ribs aren't very lean which puts me off...
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 30-11-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 14,388
Posted By RichX
Made a rack the other day, was just a rack from...

Made a rack the other day, was just a rack from the butcher, with some rib rub and some sauce. Did a 3-4hr pre-cook on low heat in the oven, taking care of it every hour or so, then finish it off...
Forum: Mechanicals 25-11-2015, 08:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 920
Posted By RichX
What size rim? 245 would be OK on a 8.5inch rim,...

What size rim? 245 would be OK on a 8.5inch rim, on stock suspension.
Forum: Your Driveway 25-11-2015, 10:08 AM
Replies: 296
Views: 22,296
Posted By RichX
That's not bad, how do you go when it's a rear...

That's not bad, how do you go when it's a rear facer?
Forum: Your Driveway 21-11-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 587
Views: 37,028
Posted By RichX
Looks good, how do they feel compared to the old...

Looks good, how do they feel compared to the old setup?
Is there a lot of squeal with those pads?
Forum: Your Driveway 21-11-2015, 05:48 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 16,205
Posted By RichX
How are you finding the STI 2 way LSD? For me,...

How are you finding the STI 2 way LSD? For me, typical driving - wouldn't even know it was there.

Pulled a legal U turn at a set of lights the other day, and put the boot into first gear,...
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 17-11-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 440
Posted By RichX
How do you work? What is your budget? What size...

How do you work? What is your budget? What size device is appropriate for your work style? Laptops are so personalised now with so many options in the market.

I have a small HP Revolve, as I...
Forum: Mechanicals 11-11-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 867
Posted By RichX
I bought bearings from these guys, no issues. ...

I bought bearings from these guys, no issues.

TWO 2 Rear Wheel Bearing Kits Japanese Koyo Subaru Impreza WRX 1993 2007 4136 | eBay...
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 11-11-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,043
Posted By RichX
I didn't, no. I read a lot that those fans, while...

I didn't, no. I read a lot that those fans, while looking like a nice piece of kit, are not as good as the OEM fans? I didn't want to risk it so i kept the OEM ones in place.

Only issue I have had...
Forum: Your Driveway 06-11-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 9,587
Posted By RichX
What's the deal with the tint?

What's the deal with the tint?
Forum: Non-WRX Discussion 05-11-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 510
Posted By RichX
Lathlain Oval? ...

Lathlain Oval?

https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Lathlain+Park/@-31.9729358,115.9079032,843m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x2a32bb9bcafcb665:0xf04f0b618f186b0!6m1!1e1?hl=en
Forum: ULTREX Performance 04-11-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,896
Posted By RichX
What month Bugeye is it? Late model, 2000, Eg:...

What month Bugeye is it? Late model, 2000, Eg: Oct came without one.
Forum: Introductions 30-10-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 10,669
Posted By RichX
Yeah right, they are rated to ~980c continuous,...

Yeah right, they are rated to ~980c continuous, allegedly. Will give mine another 6 months, and see how it holds up.

Have you spilled anything on it? My power steering blew a while ago, dumped...
Forum: Introductions 30-10-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 10,669
Posted By RichX
Keeps heat in which promotes spool, just don't...

Keeps heat in which promotes spool, just don't drive hard and shut it down, let it cool normally as most people would before turning off.

Obviously a wrapped up pipe, headers, downpipe as well for...
Forum: Introductions 30-10-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 172
Views: 10,669
Posted By RichX
Perrin make a good beanie as well, i have one on...

Perrin make a good beanie as well, i have one on mine.
Forum: Cosmetic 27-10-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,343
Posted By RichX
Worst thing about doing a decent car wash for me,...

Worst thing about doing a decent car wash for me, - Eg: Spending 3-5hrs hours cleaning it. I have an open garage, i get a fine layer of dust settle on it after a few days that is unavoidable.
Forum: Your Driveway 25-10-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 370
Views: 25,974
Posted By RichX
Gearbox was done already. Tried it with the...

Gearbox was done already. Tried it with the rotational idle today, the new mounts hold it together so much better than the flogged out ones. All going well.

Next on list:

- Tyres after summer,...
Forum: General Subaru Discussion 25-10-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,027
Posted By RichX
Yeah, they just quote "up to" 10% ethanol on it....

Yeah, they just quote "up to" 10% ethanol on it. Well I guess they did now it's a thing of the past. :)

United E85, is it actually V8 supercar stuff? They run the green sucrogen last time I...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 500


 
Forum Jump


Welcome to Perth-WRX, click here to register!

All times are GMT +8. The time now is 12:32 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO