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About Playwithmymind
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Metal, oil and grease are in my blood. My motto: "Push it till it breaks, improve it and try again"
Location:
Central Florida
Interests:
Anything with a spark plug
Occupation:
Electrician

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2014 Forte Koup
[SIZE=1]BC COILOVER KIT
Engine - UNSURE WHAT IS GOING TO BE USED
BREMBO BRAKES ALL 4 CORNERS
THE BUILD IS ON HOLD
#TOO_MUCH_INVESTED_TO_STOP_NOW
2003 Ford Ranger
Bagged with full custom suspension
2004 Jeep WJ
Mild Longarm Lift
Big enough to look good but small enough to be practical
Show only, sponsored for SQ competition

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  1. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : Do I need a new Turbo???
    Yes I am still lurking, When the compressor side bearing in my turbo went bad it caused it started making a strange low tone squeal when it started making boost and ultimately is what caused my...
    Liked On: 04-05-2019, 02:50 PM
  2. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : How well does our FMIC work?
    I'm going to pick this apart, (1st) what I was saying is here you said ambient was 82 and on Facebook you stated ambient was 70. (2nd) So you are saying at 25-30 mph there is enough wind...
    Liked On: 09-18-2018, 08:55 AM
  3. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : Front Sway Bar Questions/Install photos added
    This is the easiest parts to find, our sway bar is 23.6 mm with a mounting bolt span right at 76.5 mm (3") so I used the chart for Energy Suspension and ordered Part# 9.5159G (G is BLACK, R is RED)...
    Liked On: 08-03-2017, 08:06 AM
  4. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : K&N Drop in.
    Everyone has their opinion when it comes to paper vs cotton (washables). Here is a real world test from my own experience. Test vehicle: 2003 Ford Ranger 3.0 V6 AT Drove the truck as a work truck...
    Liked On: 07-13-2017, 08:00 AM
  5. Forte5
    Forte5 liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : Larger radiator and transmission cooler advise needed.
    Running 200F to 230F is perfectly normal (personally I prefer closer to 200) but 99% of engines are designed to operate at the higher temps for a few reasons. First being fuel economy, warmer...
    Liked On: 06-25-2017, 11:42 AM
  6. danbfree
    danbfree liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : Front Sway Bar Questions/Install photos added
    This is the easiest parts to find, our sway bar is 23.6 mm with a mounting bolt span right at 76.5 mm (3") so I used the chart for Energy Suspension and ordered Part# 9.5159G (G is BLACK, R is RED)...
    Liked On: 06-09-2017, 10:26 AM
  7. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : Engine mount bushings
    This is what I did to the greens to soften them a tad bit but keep them firm enough to have the positive feel. 1893 Only drilled about half way with a 5/16" drill bit (sharper the better) and...
    Liked On: 06-08-2017, 08:34 AM
  8. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : DIY: lower engine mount insert/bushing install
    It wouldn't be this post would it? https://www.forteturbo.org/forum/24-kia-forte-turbo-suspension/894-engine-mount-bushings-3.html#post16632
    Liked On: 06-08-2017, 08:33 AM
  9. 15ForteSX
    15ForteSX liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : DIY: lower engine mount insert/bushing install
    It wouldn't be this post would it? https://www.forteturbo.org/forum/24-kia-forte-turbo-suspension/894-engine-mount-bushings-3.html#post16632
    Liked On: 06-07-2017, 10:51 PM
  10. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : How do I improve Handling?
    Here is what the Energy Suspension bushings look like installed. 9346 9354 Stock Bushing 9362
    Liked On: 05-31-2017, 08:17 AM
  11. 15ForteSX
    15ForteSX liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : How do I improve Handling?
    Here is what the Energy Suspension bushings look like installed. 9346 9354 Stock Bushing 9362
    Liked On: 05-30-2017, 05:30 PM
  12. Paul@K5OptimaStore
    [email protected] liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : [VENDOR][FS] 2010-2017 Kia Forte - BC Racing BR Coilovers - K5 Optima Store
    WOW that Koup looks very familiar lol. That was taken the same day BC Racing did the install. This was on the standard 2" drop coil over kit, now it has the extreme drop kit at 3.5".
    Liked On: 05-29-2017, 09:21 AM
  13. PLP
    PLP liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : what should i get??
    Everything you can do to the front will make a difference, with lower control arm bushings and collars I had no wiggle. BC coil overs helped some but I still noticed a positive difference when the...
    Liked On: 05-12-2017, 07:18 AM
  14. 15ForteSX
    15ForteSX liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : what should i get??
    Everything you can do to the front will make a difference, with lower control arm bushings and collars I had no wiggle. BC coil overs helped some but I still noticed a positive difference when the...
    Liked On: 05-12-2017, 02:39 AM
  15. 15ForteSX
    15ForteSX liked post by Playwithmymind On thread : what should i get??
    Power Mod.. If you don't plan on doing a FMIC in the future then go for the hot pipe upgrade. FMIC kit would replace the hot pipe. Handling.. This also would depend on future plans, if you plan...
    Liked On: 05-10-2017, 10:52 PM
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