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Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 10-22-2020, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 174
Posted By mlytle
you are going to need a tall lift to get an SUV...

you are going to need a tall lift to get an SUV under anything. 12' may not be enough height. have you measured height of SUV and car, then added about a foot for the lift platform?

second on...
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 09-27-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 537
Posted By mlytle
agree. there are so many miatas racing out there...

agree. there are so many miatas racing out there the shops are fast and good at anything miata.
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 09-25-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 203
Posted By mlytle
yup. no annual income from all the old AMB...

yup. no annual income from all the old AMB versions. the new MYLAPS models all (hardwire or not) have annual fees. this started many years ago.

(still have old AMB in my car....)
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 09-23-2020, 12:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 233
Posted By mlytle
yup. repellants and those electric sound things...

yup. repellants and those electric sound things are useless.

can't keep them away, have to reduce the population. traps and bait stations.

my brother (not in VA) bought a pellet gun. handed...
Forum: Track Talk 09-17-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By mlytle
i was running 38 hot with those tires on my E30...

i was running 38 hot with those tires on my E30 M3.

great tires. they won't be as sticky as the R888's, but they are very predictable, communicate will before the limit, and steering response is...
Forum: Track Talk 09-14-2020, 07:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,560
Posted By mlytle
i can probably instruct one of the two days. is...

i can probably instruct one of the two days. is there a day you need more instructors than the other?
Forum: Track Talk 09-05-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,560
Posted By mlytle
we do in-car and lead/follow in SCCA. novice...

we do in-car and lead/follow in SCCA.

novice gets in-car as long as we have enough instructors willing to do it.

intermediate gets lead/follow on a request basis. instructors who don't want to...
Forum: Porsche & BMW Cars For Sale/Wanted 08-25-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 504
Posted By mlytle
Do not get an e46 wagon.... Unless you like doing...

Do not get an e46 wagon.... Unless you like doing a lot of repair work or have deep pockets to pay someone to fix it.
Forum: BMW Technical Discussions 08-20-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 275
Posted By mlytle
I have had lot of E30's of all types. including...

I have had lot of E30's of all types. including an Eta with auto.
big plusses for this car based on the limited pictures are
-relatively low miles
-body looks to be in nice original shape...
Forum: BMW Technical Discussions 08-20-2020, 12:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 848
Posted By mlytle
Dan Martin or Ed York at York Automotive in MT...

Dan Martin or Ed York at York Automotive in MT Airy. both great shops. have raced with both those guys.
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 08-12-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,092
Posted By mlytle
nice! i have been racing E30/E36 BMW's in the...

nice! i have been racing E30/E36 BMW's in the ITS class for a couple decades against some of the same 240/260Z's that you probably ran against..:)
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 08-12-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,092
Posted By mlytle
victory lap cooling for driver and crew.... ...

victory lap cooling for driver and crew....

summit main T5 a really long time ago?
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 07-26-2020, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,027
Posted By mlytle
although you apparently don't like them, GET A...

although you apparently don't like them, GET A CONTAINTMENT SEAT!

they work. two friends got taken out by a third car in an SCCA race. one had containment seat, one didn't. both had HANS. both...
Forum: Track Talk 07-22-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,331
Posted By mlytle
agree with Paddy. LEMONS is a series for those...

agree with Paddy. LEMONS is a series for those who like to party near a race track. it is not for anyone who really wants to race. i did one....never again. not my thing. clueless drivers, too...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 07-17-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By mlytle
what's missing from the self-cleaning process is...

what's missing from the self-cleaning process is the accurate flow testing to determine if there is an internal issue, even after cleaning. you may have pretty injectors after doing them yourself,...
Forum: Porsche Technical Discussions 07-16-2020, 06:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,244
Posted By mlytle
i use RCEngineering in california. great folks,...

i use RCEngineering in california. great folks, one day turn around.
Forum: Stuff Other People Are Selling 05-29-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,603
Posted By mlytle
Thanks! Quaint little place! A bit of...

Thanks!
Quaint little place! A bit of everything!

Always wonder why listings never have any pictures of the garages. .......I could care less what the 7th bathroom looks like, but sure...
Forum: Stuff Other People Are Selling 05-29-2020, 11:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,603
Posted By mlytle
link does not work..

link does not work..
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 05-27-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,058
Posted By mlytle
Battery life is a big deal. Having to charge a...

Battery life is a big deal. Having to charge a watch every night, or even every other night would not be acceptable to me. My Garmin 5s goes 6-8 days. Never understood why the apple stuff can't get...
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 05-25-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,058
Posted By mlytle
garmin Fenix or Vivoactiv models. we have both. ...

garmin Fenix or Vivoactiv models. we have both. they are awesome. great integration with phone, lots of functions, easy to use, battery on the Fenix lasts 7-10 days. vivoactive has touch screen...
Forum: Other Technical Discussions 04-26-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,092
Posted By mlytle
BENDPAK lifts. local installer SGS Services...

BENDPAK lifts.

local installer SGS Services 703-795-4435

very happy with lifts and service. been in fairly heavy use for 4 years now.
pic when installed....
Forum: Other Stuff For Sale 04-25-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 512
Posted By mlytle
this was a few posts down from your wtb for...

this was a few posts down from your wtb for reference. looks like it sold.

https://dorkiphus.net/porsche/showthread.php?t=40363
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 04-11-2020, 04:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,535
Posted By mlytle
check hotels with underground garages. i have...

check hotels with underground garages. i have seen one that has the lower level FULL of expensive and classic cars.
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-23-2020, 08:16 AM
Replies: 5,175
Views: 485,129
Posted By mlytle
with all the folks opening their garages and...

with all the folks opening their garages and doing "social isolation drives", the GW Parkway south of Old Town has turned into a non-stop car show. Exotics, antiques, muscle cars, sports cars, and...
Forum: Miscellaneous Discussions 03-16-2020, 12:54 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 6,783
Posted By mlytle
interesting. a data point, but SCCA has had self...

interesting. a data point, but SCCA has had self tech for advanced and instructors for many years. i have never seen or heard of any problems a third party tech inspection would have prevented.
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