Switch to Stock FMIC

Decided to swap to stock FMIC to run in STU & also to save weight. Autox doesn’t really pick up too much heat – you get a lot of time between runs to cool things down and spray things down, so an upgraded intercooler doesn’t do too much.

Waxing Bolts

Waxed a bunch of the bolts on the bottom of the car to prevent rust. Noticed a lot of high end OEM cars come with this lately, including some on the Mini as well:

QLM’s Guide to Overfilling the Evo 9 MR Manual Transmission

How-To: Overfill the Evo 8/9 MR (6 Speed) Transmission This is a walk-through on over-filling the transmission on the Evo 8/9. If you are uncomfortable with doing your own work, please consult a professional. Tools: 10mm allen wrench Heavy-duty Jack & stands 2.5 quarts of GL4 75w85 (I use Red Line GL4 75w85 – specially made…