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  1. Parts for Sale
    Selling the gas pedal & brake cover taken from my (former) 2008 G8 GT when it had roughly 5,000 miles on it. $50 shipped. Let me know if interested!
  2. Suspension / Brakes
    Hey all - Going to do my brakes soon, thought I'd get some suggestions on brake fluid to use. I don't have anything fancy going on, it's a 2009 G8 GT Sports Package with no real change on it. Hit me with it! Thanks!
  3. Suspension / Brakes
    So I installed my new DBA rotors and hawk brake pads. As I was pulling into my driveway today I hear screetching from them. I look at the rotor and notice a ring around it. I believe the bracket holding the brake pad is scratching the rotor. Has anyone else had an issue like this? Is there a...
  4. Suspension / Brakes
    Over the past 2 weeks, I've noticed a popping/thunking sound when I first step on the brake pedal to stop. It only does it if I'm quick to apply the brakes, if I ease in gently, it doesn't happen. I can reproduce the sound at will, and it's always consistent, but I can't pinpoint where it's...
  5. Stereo / Electronics
    Problem: My passenger brake light and passenger side yellow front running light stopped working. Replaced the 10amp fuse and the new fuse blew as soon as the car was auto started again? Resolution: Found the wires inside the rubber hose in the passenger side of the trunk lid to be worn threw...
  6. Suspension / Brakes
    What all do I need to remove, take apart, cover up or fill in on these calipers in order to media-blast and re-powdercoat them? I'm going to try and find a plug to fill in the brake line hole but do I need to completely disassemble the caliper (pistons and all) to accomplish this? Also, there...
  7. Suspension / Brakes
    I just bought my G8 GT and I freeking love it. I am ok with the stock brakes' performance, but I would like to get some drilled and slotted rotors, new pads, etc for the car. What are some good complete brake sets to go with? Should I replace the whole brake set or just buy new rotors? I do...
  8. V8 Engine Tech (L76/LS3)
    Having braking issues (rotor out of round) so I tried a quick stop (engaged ABS) to seat the pads against the rotors. Instead of winning the rotor/pad lottery, the damn car flat-out stalled. When I started it up again, engine knocked for about 4-6 seconds, then ran normally. WTF? Brand new...
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