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my project

Postby GGM » Wed Aug 03, 2011 9:27 pm

Well here was the project car when i got it on friday night

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and here is some pics from the last couple nights work

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Re: my project

Postby gm » Wed Aug 03, 2011 10:10 pm

excellent - my old v-spec ! great to see you're going to bring it back to it's former glory.

here's a shot of it in action up at the 'hill

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Re: my project

Postby slartibartfast » Wed Aug 03, 2011 11:55 pm

Looks like you mean business ! Good on ya
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Re: my project

Postby GGM » Thu Aug 04, 2011 7:03 am

Ah going by that pic I now know why it needs a bearing and spring on the nsf.

It's all go the now until I need to spend money lol
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Re: my project

Postby gm » Thu Aug 04, 2011 1:58 pm

you should probably look at changing those tyres too - they were knackered six months ago when i sold the car !
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Re: my project

Postby GGM » Thu Aug 04, 2011 3:05 pm

Yea they are. I checked it over for mot ( I'm a tester anyway) and needs all 4 you can see the cords thru the perishing.

You must have sold the car to my mate dunc
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Re: my project

Postby sarahlc » Thu Aug 04, 2011 6:16 pm

Nice project, look foward to seeing your progress in this 8)
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Re: my project

Postby gm » Fri Aug 05, 2011 2:03 am

GGM wrote:You must have sold the car to my mate dunc


I guess he found the mx5 to be a little tame compared to his Radical.

I think i made a mistake selling that car - the one i replaced it with turned out to need a lot more work !
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Re: my project

Postby GGM » Fri Aug 05, 2011 9:00 pm

well after a wee break last night, (did a few rounds on f1 2010) i cracked back on tonight with rust proofing the front wings etc and prepping door checks and offside sill, i need to borrow a mig for the nearside sill before i set in about that. its taking shape thou and im happy with the results so far as not spent a penny on her its all stuff i have in the garage anyway

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Re: my project

Postby GGM » Sat Aug 13, 2011 7:11 pm

done another wee bit the day, next thing is to tackle the welding on the ns sill, on the look out for a set of skirts if anyone has a set?

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