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Forum: Race Prep
04-06-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,027
Posted By j_man

Why not just use 295 wide Hoosiers on 15x12...

Why not just use 295 wide Hoosiers on 15x12 wheels? Stock diameter tire and fit just fine front and rear of the Miata.
Unless you're racing in a specific class which binds you to a particular tire...
Forum: Race Prep
04-06-2019, 12:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Any news in how did ABS perform over the 16...

Any news in how did ABS perform over the 16 hours? :)
Forum: Race Prep
03-28-2019, 12:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,954
Posted By j_man

If you look at the first picture, the top holes...

If you look at the first picture, the top holes are elongated so you can mount it higher or lower. If you need even more adjustments you can open these further yourself I guess.
IMHO much simpler...
Forum: Race Prep
03-27-2019, 12:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,954
Posted By j_man

In for a set which has the legs go all the way...

In for a set which has the legs go all the way forward to the stock bumper without interfering.
Or maybe make a version which has both legs be L-shaped and longer so everyone cuts them to their...
Forum: Race Prep
03-06-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Awesome! Any plans on testing a manual...

Awesome!
Any plans on testing a manual proportioning valve (adjustable) in the rear line, between the master cylinder and the ABS unit. Or leaving all the proportioning to be done by the Teves?
Forum: Race Prep
02-28-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

I remember mentioned somewhere on the BMW forums...

I remember mentioned somewhere on the BMW forums that the MK60 measures the sensors for faults even when the vehicle is not moving so with a signal converter (which unless very complicated won't be...
Forum: Race Prep
02-28-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Because the NA/NB Miata use an archaic system...

Because the NA/NB Miata use an archaic system with inductive sensors.
Modern ABS use active sensors which can measure low wheel speed too - you can't quite do this with the inductive sensors. Modern...
Forum: Race Prep
02-28-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Got a set of E46 sensors and saw what you meant....

Got a set of E46 sensors and saw what you meant. They probably could be hacked/trimmed plus using a thinner bolt to get them to line up, but using non-abs spindle where one drills the proper holes is...
Forum: Race Prep
02-13-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Any insight on what specific parameters/numbers...

Any insight on what specific parameters/numbers one needs to prepare for the person who'll be entering the data and generating the motorsports flash for the specific car?
Forum: Race Prep
02-13-2019, 04:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

You should specify whether it is a 813.3 or a...

You should specify whether it is a 813.3 or a 818.3 unit - because that's what's most important for those buying it for racing.
Bosch engineer reflashing Ate units - that's interesting. Is he...
Forum: Race Prep
02-13-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

I just ordered an 813.3 off ebay (off an M3 with...

I just ordered an 813.3 off ebay (off an M3 with 40k miles on it) with the lateral g, pressure sensors and connectors included.
The goal is to install it in the rear right under the car (taking the...
Forum: Race Prep
02-12-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

There are at least 2 or 3 OEM ring type NB front...

There are at least 2 or 3 OEM ring type NB front ABS setups - outboard ring (near the studs), inboard rings (near the spindle), IIRC Mazda also changed something with the ring diameter/sensor...
Forum: Race Prep
02-11-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Interesting. Any pictures? Did you just have...

Interesting. Any pictures?
Did you just have the non-abs front spindles so you used those? Or they are necessary / ABS ones won't work?

Also, who's reprogramming your MK60 to the motorsports...
Forum: Race Prep
02-11-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,707
Posted By j_man

Which wheel speed sensors did you use? Compatible...

Which wheel speed sensors did you use? Compatible with the miata OEM abs rings and a direct bolt on or need some adapters?
03-05-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 31,757
Posted By j_man

Looks great. Are the rear on 11 or 12?

Looks great. Are the rear on 11 or 12?
Forum: Race Prep
03-02-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 199
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Views: 32,748
Posted By j_man

Does anyone know if the Miata OEM ABS sensors and...

Does anyone know if the Miata OEM ABS sensors and the number of teeth on the OEM abs wheels are compatible with the E46 Teves MK60. Or does it need a full retrofit of the BMW sensors, abs wheels, etc?
Forum: Race Prep
09-01-2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,491
Posted By j_man

Anyone heard anything more on this? A couple of...

Anyone heard anything more on this?
A couple of months back I was told the tire was in DOT testing and few days ago I've heard rumors that in the end Hoosier decided to not make the tire. Truth?
Forum: Race Prep
08-01-2017, 11:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 17,351
Posted By j_man

Here is mostly racing stuff. Try this section of...

Here is mostly racing stuff. Try this section of the forum:
https://www.miataturbo.net/suspension-brakes-drivetrain-49/
Forum: Race Prep
08-01-2017, 11:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 17,351
Posted By j_man

Since when do FM sell a twin disc clutch? But why...

Since when do FM sell a twin disc clutch? But why asking about a 7" race clutch if not racing?
949 also sell single organic disc, stock diameter clutches which last way longer since obviously there...
Forum: Race Prep
08-01-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 17,351
Posted By j_man

949 doesn't sell organic anymore. The organic...

949 doesn't sell organic anymore. The organic lasts me about 24 autocross events plus around 4000 street miles.
Since 949 stopped selling the organic discs at one point and I didn't want to deal...
Forum: Race Prep
05-09-2017, 07:12 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,476
Posted By j_man

315 hp -> 260-270 whp on the Boxster?

315 hp -> 260-270 whp on the Boxster?
Forum: Race Prep
04-08-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 13,199
Posted By j_man

Does anyone have personal experience with DP4 vs...

Does anyone have personal experience with DP4 vs DP6 since these have the same lug mount layout? Any pedal feel difference? Pad wear? Etc.
Forum: Race Prep
05-19-2016, 04:22 AM
Forum: Race Prep
05-19-2016, 12:17 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 22,109
Posted By j_man

Yes. There was some German steering wheel maker...

Yes. There was some German steering wheel maker whose wheels had airbags and fit Miatas. Search and you'll find them
04-07-2016, 04:02 PM
Replies: 554
Views: 183,340
Posted By j_man

Btw, Maxxis suggest to avoid storing them under...

Btw, Maxxis suggest to avoid storing them under 32F so be careful

Not VR-1 related, but I got refused to even get Hoosier A7 shipped from Indiana few days ago. The tire supplier said one...
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