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Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-23-15, 01:48 AM
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Posted By forum429
FYI this is the professional terms to...

FYI this is the professional terms to differentiate the major two types of intakes: Short Ram Intake and Cold Air Intake.
See, as I said from the very first post: Drilling holes will have SIMILAR...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-22-15, 01:07 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
Firstly, the idea is the same!! Which part of it...

Firstly, the idea is the same!! Which part of it you don't understand!?

Secondly, it won't suck up any more water than a short ram intake nor the cold air intake you have!

Thirdly, can you...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-22-15, 12:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
You the only one that actually read what I said. ...

You the only one that actually read what I said.
I said "Similar effect"
If a short ram intake does gain performance, so will drilling holes in the air box.
if a short ram intake doesn't do carp,...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-22-15, 12:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
Goo-the-****-gle it.

Goo-the-****-gle it.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-20-15, 09:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
A Porsche specialist done it on my Porsche 996...

A Porsche specialist done it on my Porsche 996 GT3 and Carrera 2.
It works but must combine with a high flow filter eg K&N.
An alternative way to do intake mod with out spending extra money.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-20-15, 09:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
Care to explain why is this an even stupider...

Care to explain why is this an even stupider idea?
Drilling holes in the stock box allows more air into your engine.
Why is it an even stupider idea?
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-20-15, 09:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
Probably too difficult for you to understand...

Probably too difficult for you to understand since your impression of drilling holes is on top of the air box.
I said performance wise, the result is similar as putting a short ram intake.
If a...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-20-15, 02:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,146
Posted By forum429
You are totally fine if you drill holes on the...

You are totally fine if you drill holes on the bottom of the airbox.
You will get similar effect as getting a short ram intake sound wise and performance wise.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-17-15, 08:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 233
Posted By forum429
You can run stagger wheels and tires on AWD but...

You can run stagger wheels and tires on AWD but make sure the OD of the tire remains the same.
Forum: Suspension and Brakes 01-14-15, 09:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 558
Posted By forum429
+1 on Akebono or EBC Red Stuff The OEM F-Sport...

+1 on Akebono or EBC Red Stuff
The OEM F-Sport brake pads are just OK IMO.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 01-02-15, 10:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 524
Posted By forum429
yes they are safe to use in limited times of...

yes they are safe to use in limited times of torqueing as aluminum is soft and expendable they will strip.
There is a saying aluminium lug nuts can only be use for 10 times of torqueing the wheels....
Forum: Performance 12-17-14, 10:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,042
Posted By forum429
Remove all cats....

Remove all cats....
Forum: IS - Third Generation 12-11-14, 01:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,096
Posted By forum429
You are just being ignorant. The IS350 being...

You are just being ignorant.
The IS350 being the slowest car of its league I don't think its wrong to ask for more power.
People modify their 458, Aventador, 911 Turbo, GTR etc then what should...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 12-02-14, 10:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,726
Posted By forum429
The weight has nothing to do with oil quality. ...

The weight has nothing to do with oil quality.
The weight has everything to do with temperature.
Just because its a good quality oil does not necessary means it fit the atmosphere.
Thinner oil...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 11-27-14, 09:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,726
Posted By forum429
Total QUARTZ INEO MC3 5W-30 for Vancouver climate...

Total QUARTZ INEO MC3 5W-30 for Vancouver climate because
http://hondakarma.com/attachments/oil-temperature-jpg.3655/
Forum: IS - Third Generation 11-22-14, 02:26 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,287
Posted By forum429
I am running on Goodyear f1 asymmetric all season...

I am running on Goodyear f1 asymmetric all season and I am happy with the dry and wet performance.
Very good steering respond but the ride is a little harsh
Supposedly it has the 2nd best snow...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 11-11-14, 09:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,651
Posted By forum429
Same here..... Sold the stock tires while they...

Same here.....
Sold the stock tires while they worth sth and running on Goodyear Asymmetric all season.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 11-02-14, 01:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 886
Posted By forum429
The purpose of putting nitrogen in the tires is...

The purpose of putting nitrogen in the tires is because nitrogen does not expend as much to heat as oxygen.
Therefore you can keep your tire pressure steady otherwise it will rise by a few PSI.
It...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-22-14, 09:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,757
Posted By forum429
For track days? Pilot Super Sport, Bridgestone...

For track days?
Pilot Super Sport, Bridgestone S-04 tire are tires that's good for getting you to and on the track.
Dunlop Direzza Star Spec, Yokohama AD08 are some good choices for track days.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-21-14, 10:07 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,757
Posted By forum429
The car is good at doing a few hot laps. I was...

The car is good at doing a few hot laps.
I was able to catch up with some Ferrari 458s on a set of Conti DWS.
But if you want it to last the whole event you need good ventilation for the brake ....
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-20-14, 03:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By forum429
I was running 245/40R18 on stock F sport wheels...

I was running 245/40R18 on stock F sport wheels and it will fit.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-15-14, 10:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,766
Posted By forum429
The Audi claimed number is 333hp but it has been...

The Audi claimed number is 333hp but it has been dynoed with approx. 300AWD which is close to 380hp by a 20% drivetrain loss.

A close friend of mine has a 2012 S4 with pulley and ECU and it can...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-15-14, 09:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,766
Posted By forum429
Yes the Audi is more expensive as I said before...

Yes the Audi is more expensive as I said before European are general more expensive.
A fully loaded C400 or 335i also costs about the same as a S4.
The S3 is similar in power and price but the...
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-14-14, 09:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,766
Posted By forum429
Not true. Put it this way: A4 2.0T~IS250 ...

Not true.
Put it this way:
A4 2.0T~IS250
S4~ IS350
RS4~RC-F

Even the S4 costs more than a IS350 (Because European are generally more expensive) it still costs much less than a RC-F.
Forum: IS - Third Generation 10-11-14, 10:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,766
Posted By forum429
Even the E46 M3 was never comparable to 14+...

Even the E46 M3 was never comparable to 14+ IS350. It's still more of a performance car than the IS350.
The V6 A4 never have a option of supercharger. I don't know where u have the info.
The A4...
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