Tech Videos

The ULTIMATE GUIDE To Installing An NB Cluster Into An NA Miata!

Below you will find the links to every resource I used to compile this video, as well as the important parts and tools you may need to do something similar! I drew several different wiring diagrams based on the possible equipment in your car, and while I do my best to get everything perfect, some […]

The ULTIMATE GUIDE To Valve Lash Adjustment

So What Is Valve Lash Anyways? It’s basically a fancy way of saying “the gap between your cam and the thing your cam hits when it swings around.” That would either be a shim, a lifter, a rocker arm, etc. In the Miata, the head is set up like this, with the the cams directly […]

The ULTIMATE Guide to DIY Turbo Miata Setups

There is so much information out there about Miata turbo setups, and that amount has probably tripled in the last 5 years. This is great for people just jumping into the turbo scene, since we now have more options than ever!

The ULTIMATE Guide To Installing a BMW Transmission In Your Miata For HIGH HORSEPOWER!

Well here it is, your ULTIMATE guide to the KMiata BMW Transmission swap, for the DIY mechanic. I’m hoping this video teaches you new skills and motivates you to keep wrenching, no matter what kind of car you own!

400RWHP Videos

The Miata’s New 400+WHP Drivetrain.

Here on TheCarPassionChannel, I’m all about breaking new ground (and not breaking any more transmissions).

I Fixed My Launch Control For 2 Cents! Miata Shoots Fire On Megasquirt

Since you guys are always asking about launch control, I thought I’d do another video about it with the new engine. (Here’s the original from 2016). As I stated in the video, use at your own risk!

Turbo Miata vs. Turbo Miata! (Car Passion vs. Danny Courtney)

This was a texbook race showing that there’s a lot more to a turbo setup than just “PSI.” More displacement, a more efficient & responsive turbo, fuel that can handle more ignition advance, longer gearing, and flatshift were on my side. Here’s a brief rundown of the setups!

The Transmission Destroyer… TWO 6-speeds in two weeks 🙁

Hey guys! So quite a disappointment with the transmission problems, but there’s really no such thing as an easy build. I’m infinitely grateful that the engine has been problem free thus far. I’ve tried to illustrate what exactly I think happened to both transmissions here, and although I mentioned it briefly in the video I […]