Monthly Archives: January 2012

Project Update: January 27th 2012

I took the car to the exhaust shop this morning hoping that Tom from Chino Muffler would be able to magically modify my system to match the left side tailpipe with the right side. Well, was able to adjust the … Continue reading

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Exhaust upgrade has me exhausted

A quick update. Over the past weekend, we installed the new Flowmaster American Thunder catback system. A little disappointed on the outcome though. The passenger side was a perfect fit, with no hassles. The driver side however was not fun … Continue reading

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Brakes Revisited – Suspension Bushings Swapped

So I took off the wheels and sure enough I mistakenly swapped the driver and passenger outer brake pads. It was easy enough to correct this. I ended up also replacing the sway bar bushings and the sway bar end … Continue reading

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Brake issues?

After posting the pictures on the blog, I realized that I did not take the time to check if the correct pads were on the right side, that is driver side pads on the drive side. Also, I also saw … Continue reading

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Brake System Refreshed

Next on the list, is the brake system. After staying with the 4 lug wheels, I knew that I would also have to stay with the stock setup for the brakes, even though they lacked the performance of a newer … Continue reading

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