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by kopite72
Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on
Replies: 41
Views: 1093

Re: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on

Jesus :shock: and the man is a handy bowler too!!
by kopite72
Tue Jun 25, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on
Replies: 41
Views: 1093

Re: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on

PeteH wrote:
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:49 pm
kopite72 wrote:
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:08 pm
Easy one Chris,near side.....near the ditch!! :lol: ;)
And offside is when the attacker is between the defenders and the keeper.





:getmecoat:
He's here all week folks..... :lol:
by kopite72
Tue Jun 25, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on
Replies: 41
Views: 1093

Re: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on

Indeed Mark :lol: Welcome back btw :D Hope the jollies were good ;)
by kopite72
Tue Jun 25, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on
Replies: 41
Views: 1093

Re: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on

Easy one Chris,near side.....near the ditch!! :lol: ;)
by kopite72
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: How to improve Ignition
Replies: 36
Views: 925

Re: How to improve Ignition

:giggle:
by kopite72
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: How to improve Ignition
Replies: 36
Views: 925

Re: How to improve Ignition

I'm on nights tonight,hang on a sec and let me grab some popcorn!!
by kopite72
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on
Replies: 41
Views: 1093

Re: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on

Strange that you don't see any of the above in the Republic,wonder if the ridiciously expensive motor tax has anything to do with it? :roll:
by kopite72
Sat Jun 22, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Cold Start Issues
Replies: 90
Views: 2667

Re: Cold Start Issues

Didnt want to start a new thread, I've noticed in the last few days that the car is taking a bit longer to ' catch' when I go to start it from cold. My battery is new ( 4 months or so old, E23), I also checked it with a multimeter and its good but I've noticed its taking an extra crank or two ( not ...
by kopite72
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on
Replies: 41
Views: 1093

Re: BMW M235i versus RX8 R3 1 year on

Legend!! ^^^ :lol: =D>
by kopite72
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:42 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: My R3 - Tein Monosport or MeisterR?
Replies: 13
Views: 475

Re: My R3 - Tein Monosport or MeisterR?

Meisters are very good and if you can stretch to it a set of ohlins would be the mutts nuts...
by kopite72
Fri Jun 14, 2019 12:11 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

Been on to him already Hayden ;)
by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

600 quid?!! No thanks, plan is to get a wishbone from a broken R3
by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

Ok pete thanks,I think my best bet is what Dave suggested and try and get a hold of a lowish mileage complete wishbone and just get that on the car
by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

Cheers Pete, I came across it myself a little earlier but thanks for taking the time Pete, much appreciated and thanks for the explinations too ;)
by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

Thanks for that Pete, don't suppose you have a link for me to have a look at and possibly purchase?
by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

Re: R3 wishbone bushings

Hi Haydn,
Yeah she failed the NCT ( MOT ) yesterday on the bushings,just to quote what's on the cert " offside front rearmost " worn.Im not inclined to spend big money on this but at the same time I wouldn't put parts that are not 100pc on her either
by kopite72
Thu Jun 13, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: R3 wishbone bushings
Replies: 15
Views: 297

R3 wishbone bushings

Hi guys,

My front wishbone bushings need replacing so I'm just wondering would anyone have a link as to where I can order them? Don't fancy getting bent over by mazda.

I assume the bushings are the same as the S1's?
by kopite72
Wed Jun 12, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: RX-8s for sale
Topic: 2009 R3 Crystal White For Sale
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Re: 2009 R3 Crystal White For Sale

Hmmm watching this closely as it will be a pretty decent barometer as to what I could expect for mine... Oh best of luck with the sale, luuuuuurvly car 8)
by kopite72
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: compression test results opinions
Replies: 39
Views: 1173

Re: compression test results opinions

Yeah that was discussed Pete but Eddy didn't go for that. I'm not saying you're wrong, just saying Eddy didn't think that was the cause.

It's aincent history now though....
by kopite72
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: compression test results opinions
Replies: 39
Views: 1173

Re: compression test results opinions

Rebuilt by a since retired specialist in Ireland,really brilliant guy who's rebuilt heaps of 8''s and 7's.Eddy Doyle is his name,you may have heard of him ( or not) very well known in the rotary world The rebuild was comical,I gave it to a guy to change the clutch and he ended up destroying a very h...
by kopite72
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: compression test results opinions
Replies: 39
Views: 1173

Re: compression test results opinions

Jesus Dazza!! Way to give a man a heart attack :shock: :lol: Thanks Nick,I'm happy with those results,absolutely no hot starts and she pulls well :D Only got it done because I'm probs going to be selling it soon so a potential buyer will want to see one.An informed buyer will look at the folder of r...
by kopite72
Tue Jun 11, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: compression test results opinions
Replies: 39
Views: 1173

Re: compression test results opinions

Not wanting to start yet another comp thread could someone normalise these results for me pweeeetty pweeeease :D I know they'll be a tad lower obvs and I'm still happy with the results considering I had her rebuilt 6 years ago and she's been my daily since and always premixed so here goes... 2019061...
by kopite72
Sat May 25, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Posting photos
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Posting photos

click on the " full editor and preview " tab below and yoll se an " add files " tab,click on that and select the file you want to load,click " place inline " and preview it before hitting submit
by kopite72
Sat May 25, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: RX8 Photos and Videos
Topic: COME ON THE BLACK CHERRY!
Replies: 45
Views: 4072

Re: COME ON THE BLACK CHERRY!

Need to blacken those tryes too just to finish it off 8)

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