View Single Post
Old 11-21-2019, 09:54 PM   #85
Dash_Martino
Scooby Newbie
 
Member#: 78728
Join Date: Jan 2005
Chapter/Region: Tri-State
Location: Jim Chunk, PA
Vehicle:
04 STi
PSM

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by anirban0 View Post
So glad to hear that! my engine bay will look exactly like yours except for the brand new alternator which I was wondering why did you get a new alternator? My rallyspec block is back so I am about to put my heads back on cant wait to get to where you are. I have questions about your driving style for your break-in, seems like your break in was perfect due to no oil loss.
Everything else was getting replaced so I figured why not an alternator too. Picked it up from maniac motors:
https://www.maniacelectricmotors.com/11058.html

As for the break in, I used a lot of engine braking up and down hills. A few spirited accelerations but no WOT or over 4.5K or heavy boost. It seems like if you make your engine work hard without punishing it you get good results! So avoid babying it, but avoid killing it.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Dash_Martino is offline   Reply With Quote