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by Maxodus
Mon Jun 06, 2011 4:23 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)
Replies: 67
Views: 3392

Re: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)

Tuesday night meets sounds fun - an early mid week break, just as long as it doesn't coincide with the other regular GTGs i suppose.
by Maxodus
Sun Jun 05, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)
Replies: 67
Views: 3392

Re: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)

@ Don, Met your wife at the shop Friday night, we picked up the bread pudding and a cherry tart. OMG!!! the food was sooo good! I wanna have a NCR gtg there sometime soon. count me in! bummer with the randomized weather pattern but i'll get in on the next oyster run. maybe end of June? a heads up i...
by Maxodus
Wed May 18, 2011 11:25 am
Forum: Video Cutting Room
Topic: Chinese street racing
Replies: 14
Views: 1536

Re: Chinese street racing

Macau - yes, that's where i'm born. That's how i drive fast LOL

It's one of the most fun circuits, i used to drive my car around that circuit at night thinking i'm a race car driver LOL.
by Maxodus
Wed May 18, 2011 11:24 am
Forum: Non-Roadstary Discussion
Topic: so the sentra decided to take a shit on the side of i5...
Replies: 17
Views: 1479

Re: so the sentra decided to take a shit on the side of i5..

Depending on your income bracket sometimes it's easier and more cost effective to simply donate it.
by Maxodus
Wed May 18, 2011 10:20 am
Forum: Video Cutting Room
Topic: Chinese street racing
Replies: 14
Views: 1536

Re: Chinese street racing

LOL this is in Hong Kong, and they've been around. Or, what is left of them.
by Maxodus
Tue May 17, 2011 12:57 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: 5/18 wed millbrae kfc/a&w/in-n-out meet
Replies: 23
Views: 1272

Re: 5/18 wed millbrae kfc/a&w/in-n-out meet

ok i'm still having idling issues (i sweat it's looking like a vacuum leak) so in case i show up, and my car dies, can someone tow me home?
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 10:29 pm
Forum: General Offtopic
Topic: Lawn irrigation controller broken
Replies: 11
Views: 787

Re: Lawn irrigation controller broken

Papa Smurf wrote:it's probably made in taiwan. let me ask my neighbor.


he said what ken said, swear at it in chinese and smack it upside the head a few times.


LOL do i have to swear in Taiwanese? :banana: :banana: :banana:
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 12:28 pm
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

Ah got ya, thanks for the info. i see them now, sets of 2s, plug wires for Miata 01+
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 11:39 am
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

Oh yeah original wires baby! Wait, this is 2001 with the distributed spark system. I thought you can't change it? Not the typical 4 spark plug wires...
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 11:02 am
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

Big Lan wrote:Maybe you should host a tech day so we can all "help" diagnose the problem?

:lol:

What are the circumstances? Does it happen at random or is it repeatable?


it's pretty much random at this point - and happens 20% of the time ouch :burned:
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 11:02 am
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

Eunos R wrote:Maybe check spark plugs and wires?

Jeff


Good idea - not sure about how to check the wires but i can at least take the spark plugs out and inspect.
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 11:00 am
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

Maybe you should host a tech day so we can all "help" diagnose the problem? :lol: What are the circumstances? Does it happen at random or is it repeatable? sure thing - i'm thinking of the same thing. 6 packs, BBQ and a sunny afternoon. What better ways to diagnose car problems! the only ...
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 10:51 am
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Re: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

And here is the video of the car at idle:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=riYQTakL66M

My first video in HD! HD baby yay!
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 10:49 am
Forum: Roadster Banter
Topic: Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling
Replies: 10
Views: 820

Engine rough idle and sometimes stalling

Hope i'm landing this thread at the right place but i'm still experiencing rough idle after replacing my air intake temperature sensor per engine checklight / code i got earlier. I don't see the engine code now but the engine would still run rough every now and then, and sometimes stall after i've s...
by Maxodus
Tue May 10, 2011 10:34 am
Forum: General Offtopic
Topic: Lawn irrigation controller broken
Replies: 11
Views: 787

Re: Lawn irrigation controller broken

LOL never thought about it that way , 88 ftw!

Threatening with the hammer sounds like an option. will let you guys know how it goes!
by Maxodus
Mon May 09, 2011 5:42 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)
Replies: 67
Views: 3392

Re: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)

Looks like an oyster competition to end this brawl once and for all.
by Maxodus
Mon May 09, 2011 3:51 pm
Forum: General Offtopic
Topic: Lawn irrigation controller broken
Replies: 11
Views: 787

Lawn irrigation controller broken

I have been using a Toro irrigation controller for my lawn for the past number of years and finally it's decided to break down on me. It's showing this on the screen: 88: and not responding to any of the buttons / dials. Unplugged the power, plugged it back in, same error. Anyone seen this before? M...
by Maxodus
Mon May 09, 2011 12:20 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 2000 miata ls $5000 OBO OBO OBO!
Replies: 20
Views: 1343

Re: 2000 miata ls $5000 OBO OBO OBO!

sorry to hear the hardship - you mind telling us which town is causing you trouble? we need to bring them down!
by Maxodus
Thu May 05, 2011 10:05 pm
Forum: General Offtopic
Topic: Calling Papa Smurf ...
Replies: 16
Views: 1015

Re: Calling Papa Smurf ...

I never understood how Bill knows so much... he's like Internet.
by Maxodus
Thu May 05, 2011 10:01 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)
Replies: 67
Views: 3392

Re: Sunday June 5th - Oyster Run (don't walk)

Pending the intake air temperature sensor repair on my NB, i'd like to join in! My passenger seat will probably be filled with a friend. Or a dog, an imaginary dog.
by Maxodus
Thu May 05, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Newbie from San jose/Milpenis area
Replies: 5
Views: 609

Re: Newbie from San jose/Milpenis area

Welcome! And Milpenis sounds funny!
by Maxodus
Sat Apr 30, 2011 9:20 am
Forum: General Offtopic
Topic: The "What's for lunch?" Thread.
Replies: 5
Views: 602

Re: The "What's for lunch?" Thread.

i'm having my ego for lunch, cause it's so big.

isn't it funny?
by Maxodus
Mon Apr 25, 2011 12:35 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: SF tech day April 3rd
Replies: 99
Views: 3998

Re: SF tech day April 3rd

Great pics - wow Martin has a house with a garage in SF, fancy silverware (no plastic knives) and a hot neighbour named Emily?

When i grow up , i want to be Martin!
by Maxodus
Mon Apr 25, 2011 12:32 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: Oyster Run 2011!! (Cancelled)
Replies: 40
Views: 1927

Re: Oyster Run 2011!! 4-30-11

irene wrote:FYI - I'll be scheduling one for June 5th!

And...I'll mark this down in my calendar.


June 5th should work out better for me. Heck, we should just have oyster runs every month of summer! :love:
by Maxodus
Mon Apr 25, 2011 12:27 pm
Forum: Events and Meets
Topic: monday, 4/25 bike cruise ~4-5pm
Replies: 2
Views: 513

Re: monday, 4/25 bike cruise ~4-5pm

Saphire NB8C wrote:meeting up some barf'ers this monday ~4-5pm if anyone wants to join. it just so happens we all have 250s and damn proud of it :P


i have a 150cc Vespa. :ninja:

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