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Old 04-16-2009, 11:31 PM
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I should have asked more clearly - did you ever drive the Miata with a turbo and without the AFM? I ask because the intake suck is pretty damn loud without the AFM..
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Old 04-16-2009, 11:55 PM
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Originally Posted by kotomile View Post
I should have asked more clearly - did you ever drive the Miata with a turbo and without the AFM? I ask because the intake suck is pretty damn loud without the AFM..
My miata has a pretty loud suck, but I think the subies might be a hair louder.
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Old 04-17-2009, 12:26 AM
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you need to retune the car with the new intake do a stage 1 chip makes the car much more fun to drive. open source ecu is great. i know a guy in charlotte nc that tuns these things and for a fee hell send u a tune which u just flash. intakes are useless on these since the turbulance created by stock intake makes the car run much better. buy a front mount from ssautochrome for 299 its a good deal. but u are still gay for selling the miata lol
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Old 04-17-2009, 01:53 AM
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Originally Posted by urgaynknowit View Post
so the other day, my fuel pump ***** the bed, car wont go into boost, so i took the waste gate off and have been drving around for a dew days, then, on a kind of cold night, i went to reach for somthing in the back area of the miata and my hand grazed the plastic window, and it broke clean in two....

i got soo fed up, and so upset with all this car bull ****,

i went out, and bought this....
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its a stock 02 wrx wagon in white.
1 owner
not modified
clean history,
mint interior,
mint exterior
new clutch

book value for mine was 11.5k
i gave them 8.4k
iv wanted one for mad long and found one for cheap
so im very happy


so yea,






my miata is up for sale
dirt cheap, 2500
greddy turbo
turbo tony dp in box
coils in box

needs a new top,and a fuel pump

does run, does drive, has 133k on it

ZERO RUST, CAR HAS BEEN GARAGED ITS WHOLE LIFE
NEVER SEEN SNOW



ILL REPOST THE MIATA FOR SALE IN THE FOR SALE THREAD ALSO
Congrats man
Pm's replied....I'll be happy to help you out with any other questions.
Feel free to contact me any time.....(btw check your pm about a good deal on a turboback exhaust)
Originally Posted by rccote View Post
So you go out and buy something more expensive with way more moving parts. Slower too.
Slower stock yes..with a few choice mods it will **** on his previous car. Dont talk **** just cause you're jealous.
Originally Posted by musanovic View Post
you need to retune the car with the new intake do a stage 1 chip makes the car much more fun to drive. open source ecu is great. i know a guy in charlotte nc that tuns these things and for a fee hell send u a tune which u just flash. intakes are useless on these since the turbulance created by stock intake makes the car run much better. buy a front mount from ssautochrome for 299 its a good deal. but u are still gay for selling the miata lol
You dont "chip" the ecu. You simply plug in a cable into the obd2 port and "flash" the rom. The subaru ecu is a wonderful ******* thing: its a ems in itself. Tuning it costs the price of a cable. I have a ton of maps I can send him as well

Front mount on anything smaller than a 30r is ******* USELESS and stupid IMHO...

Intakes ARE useless and most of the time actually TAKE AWAY a few hp. Atmospheric blow off valves are even worse.


*edit: I just realised I came off as an *******. Didnt mean to, so I apologize

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Old 04-17-2009, 02:02 AM
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Here are my 05 and 07 which are both sold now:






The 06 I have currently I only have this shitty pic:


*****sorry to threadjack, I photowhore my rexes any chance I get


*edit: oh and if you need a subaru turbo, I have a few:

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Originally Posted by 18psi View Post
You simply plug in a cable into the obd2 port and "flash" the rom. Most OBDII ECUs are a wonderful ******* thing: they're an ems in themselves. Tuning them costs the price of a cable.
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LOL you have a good point. Sometimes I get so carried away I forget that the older subaru ecu's suck
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Old 04-17-2009, 02:12 AM
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You post like that baby smokes bro. How the **** you got double mine already!
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Old 04-17-2009, 02:44 AM
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1) Have my own computer at work with absolutely unrestricted/unmonitored internet access
2) Business is really slow
3) I am fast as **** and do 80% of my work for the day in 2-3 hours
4) the other 4-5 hours I'm on the forums
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Old 04-17-2009, 10:12 AM
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18psi, ur 06 is the sex. i think i drooled a little

i only put the intake on for a while because not hearing any sound comming from the motor is just wrong... it unnatural. i cant drive without some kinda noise comming from under there.
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