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Forum: GT4
05-06-2019, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 2,203,515
Posted By Soapman72

Must have PDK.....:biggulp:

Must have PDK.....:biggulp:
Forum: GT4
05-06-2019, 09:23 AM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 2,203,515
Posted By Soapman72

I actually dont care what the displacement is. I...

I actually dont care what the displacement is. I just dont want an old hand me down engine from a Carrera S. That said, the new car will likely oit run all current 718 models in a straight line....
Forum: GT4
04-27-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 2,203,515
Posted By Soapman72

I've been hearing the same.....recent videos seem...

I've been hearing the same.....recent videos seem to support the flat 6 theory, but WHICH one? Kind of a crucial detail, because I feel that it is a major distinction, and will make the car much...
Forum: GT4
04-27-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 8,356
Views: 2,203,515
Posted By Soapman72

So, at this point, we still dont know which NA...

So, at this point, we still dont know which NA flat 6 the GT4 will be getting? If it doesn't have a true GT derived engine, it will be highly disappointing.
Forum: 991
12-12-2018, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 495
Posted By Soapman72

You'll have fun, for sure! Wringing out someone...

You'll have fun, for sure! Wringing out someone else's car is always less stressful as your liability is limited (somewhat) compared to the worst case scenario in the event you crashed your own car....
Forum: 991
08-20-2018, 11:39 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,450
Posted By Soapman72

To be clear, the Akrapovic muffler is expensive,...

To be clear, the Akrapovic muffler is expensive, not the Soul cats so much.
Forum: 991
08-18-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,450
Posted By Soapman72

Soul cats and Akrapovic are a winning (if a bit...

Soul cats and Akrapovic are a winning (if a bit pricey) combination. Definitely fixed the overly quiet demeanor of the car in stock form. Feels slightly quicker too, although this could be a bit...
Forum: 991
07-15-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,874
Posted By Soapman72

Why on earth would anyone want to enter a corner...

Why on earth would anyone want to enter a corner with your engine at redline? Am I misunderstanding something? I've been to more than a few DE trackdays, and none of the instructors ever shared...
Forum: 991
07-07-2018, 12:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,597
Posted By Soapman72

From what I've seen, the only real weakness of...

From what I've seen, the only real weakness of the Burmester is that it is lacking in low bass. If you have a system capable of reproducing really low bass, you will notice it immediately. The lowest...
Forum: 991
07-07-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,597
Posted By Soapman72

If you have the Bose system in your car, find a...

If you have the Bose system in your car, find a bass heavy track (I mean really bass heavy with lots of extreme low frequency information) crank the volume and just look down at the grab handle of...
Forum: 991
07-07-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,749
Posted By Soapman72

I got the Amazon deal last Thanksgiving. $140,...

I got the Amazon deal last Thanksgiving. $140, so I figured I'd give it a shot. I Dont think a filter can do much other than change the sound. For $310, no thank you. For less than half, I said sign...
Forum: 991
07-04-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 14,950
Posted By Soapman72

Quick technical question.....does anyone know if...

Quick technical question.....does anyone know if the car still uses the rear brakes for torque vectoring if the PSM is completely turned off? I would like to avoid hammering the rear brakes as I...
Forum: 991
07-03-2018, 11:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,294
Posted By Soapman72

Wondering about that mode selector in red....any...

Wondering about that mode selector in red....any plans to offer it in other colors? Racing yellow, perhaps? As a stand alone part?
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Forum: 991
07-03-2018, 11:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 9,294
Posted By Soapman72

Wondering about that mode selector in red....any...

Wondering about that mode selector in red....any plans to offer it in other colors? Racing yellow, perhaps? As a stand alone part? :jumper:
Forum: 991
07-02-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 4,450
Posted By Soapman72

Never heard a peep, I mean squeak from my PCCBs....

Never heard a peep, I mean squeak from my PCCBs. I agree with all the pros mentioned above, and I will add that they also come in handy f you ever find yourself in a mine are bigger than yours...
Forum: 991
07-01-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 48,830
Posted By Soapman72

Funniest thing of all, however, is that Porsches...

Funniest thing of all, however, is that Porsches aren't built for drag racing. They just happen to excel at it, if that's your thing.
Forum: 991
07-01-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 48,830
Posted By Soapman72

Never said your car didn't make big power. You...

Never said your car didn't make big power. You can't race a dyno sheet, though. These cars just plain put the power down like on other. Additionally, they have the PDK which seems toose less power...
Forum: 991
07-01-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 48,830
Posted By Soapman72

Perhaps you've missed the tests of stock GTS PDK...

Perhaps you've missed the tests of stock GTS PDK equipped cars posting 0-60 in 3.0 seconds and 1/4 mile in 11.1 at 125mph. Although most modern turbocharged cars respond incredibly well to tuning,...
Forum: 991
06-30-2018, 12:06 AM
Replies: 325
Views: 48,830
Posted By Soapman72

Wow. Just WOW! So is the takeaway here that...

Wow. Just WOW!

So is the takeaway here that the stock cooling is adequate for stage 1 tuning? I love the "easy" horsepower and torque, but I don't want issues with lots of power after running...
Forum: 991
06-29-2018, 11:49 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 16,532
Posted By Soapman72

I thought about having my Akrapovic tips...

I thought about having my Akrapovic tips powdercoated black, but I actually really like the "titanium" color. It goes well with the racing yellow anyway.
Forum: 991
06-23-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,665
Posted By Soapman72

Wondering when a new version will be...

Wondering when a new version will be available.... Would like perfect fitment, but I will also have to pay for labor to reinstall the exhaust..... Not fun.
Forum: 991
06-21-2018, 09:13 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 9,665
Posted By Soapman72

My driver's side car has a slight fitment issue...

My driver's side car has a slight fitment issue as well. The muffler is shifted between 1/8" and 1/4" toward the passenger side. I installed it myself, and don't have the tools to bend the tubing.
...
Forum: 991
06-19-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,897
Posted By Soapman72

Ceramic coating . Conventional coatings don't...

Ceramic coating . Conventional coatings don't come close.
Forum: 991
06-16-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 9,897
Posted By Soapman72

Ceramic coat them. Total game changer. Between...

Ceramic coat them. Total game changer. Between that and the PCCBs dust just rinses off. If I foam them down I don't even need the wheel woolies, but I usually use them because OCD. ������
Forum: 991
06-14-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 932
Posted By Soapman72

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