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Forum: S-Series Mods 01-15-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,447
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Rear Disc conversion

it looks cool, but doesn’t stop any better. it’s surprisingly simple how easy this mod is, tho. if you skip the correct brake lines, you may end up paying for it with your life.
Forum: S-Series Mods 01-15-2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 640
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Mp7 rebuild with phantom grip question

i wouldn’t bother opening up the gearbox to mess with the diff. i autocrossed mine for many years and had no issues with the open diff.

for brakes, get good pads (like hawk) and the cheapest...
Forum: S-Series Mods 04-24-2016, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,097
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Need LOWERING springs

start stocking up on replacement cv-joints now. you'll need them. that much of a drop will smoke the axles on a regular basis...
Forum: S-Series Mods 04-24-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,746
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Yet another tire size thread...

just to be clear;

205/50-15 is the fastest size. :D
Forum: S-Series Mods 03-24-2016, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 960
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Sc sway bar on a sl1

short answer: yes.
Forum: S-Series General 03-24-2016, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 232
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Strut tower bar size?

i don't believe anyone makes a strut tower brace anymore. even if you found the right length, you'd still have to deal with the mounting points. there used to be a vendor on here that made them...
Forum: S-Series Mods 02-19-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 779
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Wheel Spacers

1) no. but, i would recommend using hub spacers on the rear. they are much easier to deal with

2) not sure what that means. i had the rings on my wheels and they didn't affect spacing at all

3)...
Forum: S-Series Mods 02-07-2016, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,240
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Lighter pannels

what type of racing do you plan on doing? sometimes it's best to do as little mods as possible in order to stay in stock class or smart mods to compete in certain prepared classes.

also, i don't...
Forum: S-Series Mods 02-07-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,746
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Yet another tire size thread...

why are you looking at different sizes? they're all fairly close to each other in size. your offset is fairly conservative, i'm surprised you're not looking for a more aggressive offset or some...
Forum: S-Series Mods 01-26-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,080
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Speed limiter removal???

i raced my car for a lot of years and never once had the problem of hitting the limiter on track. unless you're on road america, i wouldn't worry about it. but, it also sounds like you're making...
Forum: S-Series Mods 12-03-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: saturn wheel help

i actually tried to fit a set of 13" wheels with 215 width hoosiers on them and it was a no-go. believe it or not, the rear caliper bleed nipple was the major hang up for things not fitting properly....
Forum: S-Series Mods 12-03-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 747
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: I have exhaust and CAI, what next?

i used my 96 sl2 for autocross and was fairly successful, at least locally. the car went undefeated in several classes for several years at the local level. once you get the suspension figured out,...
Forum: S-Series Mods 11-17-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,763
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: cheap mods for 2002 sc1

remove the hood, all doors, trunk lid, rear glass, rear seats, passenger seat, all carpet, center console, air bags, glove box, headliner, spare tire and all tire changing accessories. remove all the...
Forum: S-Series General 11-17-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 509
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Water wetter

i use it in my race bike, but only with distilled water. only reason i use it at all is because tracks don't allow regular coolant in case you wreck and spill it all over their track.

my opinion:...
Forum: S-Series Mods 10-17-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 907
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Turbo Boost

this question never loses its entertainment value for me. never...
Forum: S-Series General 10-17-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 664
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Items To Keep If Totaled

my son totaled my car a few months ago. it had lots of aftermarket parts, some of which are incredibly difficult to find. some parts were fabricated especially for my car. i kept nothing. likely, the...
Forum: S-Series Mods 07-14-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,930
Posted By S3aturnR
Forum: S-Series General 07-14-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 958
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: New tire suggestions and window hard to crank down

when i had the same problem rolling my windows down, i took the door apart and found that there's a little plastic slide that runs along a track. the slide was cracked in half and i went to the...
Forum: S-Series Mods 07-07-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,930
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: salvage yard gem...

once i find something with the VIN printed on it, i will post it. still looking...


s3aturnr
Forum: S-Series Tech 06-27-2015, 08:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,080
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Cigarette Lighter always on

sure. just connect it to a power source that comes on when the ignition is keyed...
Forum: S-Series Tech 06-27-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 568
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Please offer any help.

plugged catalytic convertor was the cause for me. look there next. shade tree mechanic would just punch out the rest of the broken catalyst and press on. a real fix is expensive due to the materials...
Forum: S-Series Tech 06-27-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 284
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: 2002 SC2 Manual Transmission

worn shifter bushings under the shifter inside the car, worn shifter cables from the shifter to the shift housing on the gearbox. worn shift housing links.

likely, you have a combination of all 3....
Forum: S-Series Mods 06-27-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,930
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: salvage yard gem...

yeah, i apologize for the late post. it just happened that i was thinking about it one night over a beer and wondered if anyone might be able to find it.

i really hope that someone has and is in...
Forum: S-Series General 06-27-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 571
Posted By S3aturnR
Re: Any autocross experts???

for better or worse, the saturn performance crowd are small but devout. it would be a difficult job to convince a current non-saturn owner to purchase one to mod. the current saturn owners are...
Forum: S-Series Tech 06-23-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 846
Posted By S3aturnR
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