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Forum: General Chat 07-20-2006, 08:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,198
Posted By DukenukemX
You're trying to explain a broken language where...

You're trying to explain a broken language where the word "ghoti" can be pronounced as "fish". Not to forget that if there's a mouse then there's mice but when we say house then we should be able to...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-20-2006, 08:11 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,334
Posted By DukenukemX
Why not a Mazda 6 or a Subaru Impreza? Mazda 6...

Why not a Mazda 6 or a Subaru Impreza?

Mazda 6 starting price $20,000. It's not a Scion

Subaru Impreza starting price $18,500. It's not a Scion + has AWD.

Toyota Camry starting price $18,500....
Forum: General Chat 07-19-2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,198
Posted By DukenukemX
Did you mean to say they do now?

Did you mean to say they do now?
Forum: General Chat 07-19-2006, 06:31 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,198
Posted By DukenukemX
So a turbocharged engine should be able to take...

So a turbocharged engine should be able to take off just as hard as a supercharged engine? I think not.

Yes but you said in a previous post that a turbo does put a load because of the back...
Forum: General Chat 07-19-2006, 08:49 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,198
Posted By DukenukemX
God dammit man must you respond in a way that...

God dammit man must you respond in a way that doesn't result in shitting on people?

You are right the backpressure does put a load on the engine but no turbo setup can eliminate turbo lag 100%. ...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 07-19-2006, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,432
Posted By DukenukemX
Could be they're shot but you don't know that. ...

Could be they're shot but you don't know that. Just cause you feel bumps isn't the way you indicate if shocks have gone bad.

For example the springs actually absorb the bumps. It's the...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-18-2006, 07:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,982
Posted By DukenukemX
That maybe but your next post sounds a lot like...

That maybe but your next post sounds a lot like mine. :laughing:

Except that you went into more detail in areas that I haven't covered. BTW nice work on that Porshe.
Forum: Asian Imports 07-18-2006, 07:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,982
Posted By DukenukemX
I did mean to refer to one person but this thread...

I did mean to refer to one person but this thread is still young so I thought ahead.



Don't you mean the retardation of when you mix an SUV and a station wagon together?

From my indepth...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-18-2006, 02:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,982
Posted By DukenukemX
I have no idea if R12 could go bad. The reason I...

I have no idea if R12 could go bad. The reason I did it was because I wondered if it could go bad or if there was a way to improve it. Not to forget that R12 is mixed with additives and who knows...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-17-2006, 09:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,982
Posted By DukenukemX
Don't know why you think that. It's clear the OP...

Don't know why you think that. It's clear the OP thinks that Asian cars are the only reliable cars that they can get for cheap. My Beretta is just an example of the stereo type that goes around...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-17-2006, 06:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,982
Posted By DukenukemX
Each company has different quality control. Just...

Each company has different quality control. Just cause they use the same engine doesn't mean it has the same quality. For example a Scion uses a Toyota engine but it's quality control isn't as good...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-16-2006, 03:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,805
Posted By DukenukemX
LoL aren't those FWD? It's just an uglier 350Z...

LoL aren't those FWD? It's just an uglier 350Z without the FWD.

Though in defense of the 350Z they are very fast but are also very heavy. You won't be taking turns as well as an EVO but damn...
Forum: General Chat 07-15-2006, 04:00 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,198
Posted By DukenukemX
Turbo doesn't put a load onto the engine while a...

Turbo doesn't put a load onto the engine while a Supercharger does. Also Turbo has a thing known as turbo lag. Superchargers don't get that.
Forum: Asian Imports 07-15-2006, 03:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,082
Posted By DukenukemX
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricer Yep I smell...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ricer



Yep I smell rice.
Forum: Asian Imports 07-14-2006, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 938
Posted By DukenukemX
The EVO is nice but considering how poor in...

The EVO is nice but considering how poor in quality their other cars are like I would stay away from any EVO. Though I've heard the EVO's have much higher build quality.

I wouldn't put down the...
Forum: Asian Imports 07-14-2006, 01:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 829
Posted By DukenukemX
Yea good luck on finding the engine. Good chance...

Yea good luck on finding the engine. Good chance the engine will be worth more then the car including the junk yard ones.
Forum: Asian Imports 07-14-2006, 01:31 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,580
Posted By DukenukemX
A 3000 GT is basically a Dodge Stealth. A heavy...

A 3000 GT is basically a Dodge Stealth. A heavy car too since it can be up to as much as 3700 lb. Also if it's a 93 then that car should be just about ready to be burning oil. Most Mitsubishi...
Forum: Domestic Cars 07-14-2006, 01:16 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 14,294
Posted By DukenukemX
Actually the Ecotec is one of the most reliable...

Actually the Ecotec is one of the most reliable engines you'll ever find. In fact it made it into the top 10 best engines where Honda and Toyota didn't even make it into the top ten.

Just to give...
Forum: Domestic Cars 07-14-2006, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,144
Posted By DukenukemX
Not a lot of aftermarket for those engines. Plus...

Not a lot of aftermarket for those engines. Plus finding that Turbo engine isn't going to be easy.

I have a few links you can try doing some research...
Forum: Domestic Cars 07-14-2006, 12:22 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 25,907
Posted By DukenukemX
From what I understand the Ecotec engines are all...

From what I understand the Ecotec engines are all the same. They all have forged internals so they can take the beating. Basically all you need is the supercharger and a new manifold instake. It...
Forum: Domestic Cars 07-14-2006, 12:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,738
Posted By DukenukemX
Personally I'd like to see those V10 engines more...

Personally I'd like to see those V10 engines more often. If they do release the Dodge Challenger I'd pee myself if they offered a SRT-10 version.
Forum: Domestic Cars 07-02-2006, 07:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,267
Posted By DukenukemX
I got a Chevy 3.1 and it still runs just fine. ...

I got a Chevy 3.1 and it still runs just fine. Sitting in a 16 year old car with no body rust and still has original trans, starter, and etc. The only thing I replaced is the computer and basic...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-29-2006, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 858
Posted By DukenukemX
Could be lots of things. I'd try checking the...

Could be lots of things.

I'd try checking the fuel pressure first. See if it gets enough gas.

Then I'd check the timing belt. Those Honda's need the timing belts changed often or else they...
Forum: Domestic Cars 06-29-2006, 06:14 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,633
Posted By DukenukemX
Every Camaro I had was just lots of problems. ...

Every Camaro I had was just lots of problems. Though I did get them from people who did nothing but punish these things to the ground. I never did anything to improve their performance but I did...
Forum: Domestic Cars 06-29-2006, 05:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,267
Posted By DukenukemX
High Octane doesn't mean better performance. ...

High Octane doesn't mean better performance. Higher Octane gas just ignites at higher temperatures. You're not cleaning anything or getting more power from it. Some cars do have computers that can...
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