CARS

04/09/2012

EVO IX update

More articles by »
Written by: Justin Fox
ismr

Small update: Dropped in to see my good old mate Indy @ IS Motor Racing today to fit a direct clutch line to reduce clutch shudder and also thought I’d bleed the brakes with high temp brake fluid in prep for this weeks track day.


APP direct clutch line – stainless mesh hoses which use a teflon lined inner tube. Got to love quality stuff!


AP Racing PRF660 – proper racing stuff with a dry boiling point of 320°C.

Felt a difference in clutch pedal feel as soon as I drove out of ISMR. It’s smoother, which makes the clutch pedal feel lighter. The big shudder has gone, very very happy with this! Brakes feel even better again, very cool. Front brakes have been squealing hard though when travelling slow and coming to a complete stop. I’ve read it’s a pretty common issue on all EVO’s with aftermarket pads/rotors (cause and effect!). I might try some ‘no squeal’ grease and/or inserts if it gets to be too much.

Visit: http://ismotorracing.com



About the Author

Justin Fox
I like to create things. I’m into everything Cars, Bikes and Design. In the 80′s I was into skating, mountain biking, and metal. I’ve worked for myself for over a decade. I’m the founder of Australian INfront, JDM Style Tuning and VWGolf.net.au.




 
 

 
banner_porter_antunes (1)

Nathan Antunes – NO TIME FOR DREAMING

Zen Sponsored Race Driver Nathan Antunes goes next level in this video by Ian Dyk to wrap up his amazing year. A must watch! Antunes from Ian Dyk on Vimeo.
by Zen Garage
0

 
 
sherina_bed_back3

Photoshoot: Sherina

Sexy shoot with Korean girl Sherina who got in touch as she wanted some shots of her rather substantial back piece (which she explained to me as a traditional Romeo and Juliet style story), which she had done in one sitting in ...
by Justin Fox
0

 
 
TopGear1

Top Gear Festival Sydney – Sydney Motorsport Park 18-19 April 2015

Get ready for the ultimate motoring event – Top Gear Festival Sydney! For two adrenaline packed days, Top Gear Festival Sydney will transform Sydney Motorsport Park into the ultimate outdoor motoring spectacular! Top Gear Fes...
by Zen Garage
0

 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply