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Spring Tech Day
Sat 26th Apr 2014
organised by Grampian Scotland

Car Count : Unknown
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There is now an MX-5 Tech Day organised at Drumtochty Glen on Saturday, 26th April 2014 which is on the border of the Tayside and Grampian Area so we expect to see people from both groups.

First the Legal Bit

Work on Car at Your Own Risk

It must be stated that all work on your car is at your risk and neither Eddie Cairns or the MX5 Owners Club or its representatives and other club members have all risks insurance against any damage to your car. Nor are they technically competent to carry that risk. Therefore any damage to your person or property and any work done on your car and the use of the facilities at Drumtochty Glen on the day are your responsibility.


Directions will be emailed to those advising that they are attending nearer the time.

Tech Day

The reason for the Tech Day is to have a day on which simple jobs can be completed on your MX5 in the company of other enthusiasts, some with little technical knowledge and other who have more technical knowledge. Therefore exchanging knowledge across the membership.
Can attendees advise nearer the time if they want to have their car on the 2 Post Lift to examine the underside of their car?
Can attendees also advise nearer the time what other jobs they want to do on their cars so we can get some idea of timescale and what will be possible on each car?
You are more than welcome to attend if you just want to come along without getting your hands dirty or doing anything to your car.
For those more local, the garage will be available from 9:00 am but most people tend to turn up later, itís up to you.

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Your Comments
26th Apr 2014 17:42 :: Eddie
I Merc SLK
2 MX5 MK3's
1 MX5 MK2.5
1 MX5 MK1
Malcom GS and Meg The Dog.

A great day getting cars up in the air and great spread put on by My niece Kate and her friend Emma.

So good that we forgot to have the soup at lunchtime.

So much food left that most people got a doggey bag to take home.

Pictures and condition report later on Chassis Rails.

A Grand day out.

26th Apr 2014 19:15 :: stuboy
A great day teching under the cars, thanks to Joan, Kate & Emma for a lovely lunch spread &to Eddie for  his expertise &use of his "Garage" with car lift

26th Apr 2014 21:43 :: liathach
Thanks to Eddie for hosting today's Tech Day and to Joan, Kate & Emma for feeding everyone!  Great facility!!!! Good to meet, Shirley, Larry & Mel from Tayside and Alistair from Aberdeen.

27th Apr 2014 00:03 :: shirley blann
A big thank you to Eddie for the use of his garage and his help, and to everyone there much appreciated ;-)
And to Kate, Emma  and Joan for the lovely spread.
Great to meet up with everyone.

27th Apr 2014 13:10 :: Larry & Mel
Thanks very much to Eddie for arranging the day, use of his garage and for the hospitality, great to meet everyone,  and get a look under the cars and have a good, old blether.

27th Apr 2014 15:31 :: Al Robb
I'd just like to add my thanks to Eddie and Joan for their hospitality yesterday. Great to meet some club members and their cars.

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