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by exiled--viking
Sat Nov 28, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Pod gauges!
Replies: 42
Views: 1306

Re: Pod gauges!

A little late to this thread but you could go down the road of making your own air vent pod gauge holder I did it for the MX~5 as there where at that time none available and none I liked just two 52mm pods at an angle put together, with holes for cables pre drilled sprayed up then cover with alcanta...
by exiled--viking
Thu Nov 26, 2020 1:06 am
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: I'm Thinking About Buying An MX-5...
Replies: 26
Views: 705

Re: I'm Thinking About Buying An MX-5...

Not done much mileage in my 2.0 ND2 RF but every mile has been so much fun and unlike the RX~8 which Amanda hated :shock: she’s done 95% of them with me ..... ;) and there’s still room to do a little modding 8)

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by exiled--viking
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: RR54 Back to a red
Replies: 249
Views: 8636

Re: RR54 Back to a red

Sorry Chris I bought the callipers first then found we could not run them with out spacers Clive came down to the house at that time to sort this out we are talking 13 years + ago we tried 6mm spacers but in the end went with 20mm aground bolt on ones then the offer came for the RB rotors I did have...
by exiled--viking
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: RR54 Back to a red
Replies: 249
Views: 8636

Re: RR54 Back to a red

the calliper's should be fine with the mazda standard disc I ran with them for a quite a while with standards before up grading to RB rotors ;)
by exiled--viking
Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Tonys MX~5 2.0 ND2 GT Sports RF + Build Mods for Looks
Replies: 36
Views: 1462

Re: Almost there with upgrades updated 2nd Sept 2020 Page 2

thanks Chris I working on the New Rear spoiler and ally mounts at the moment new Tein suspension and disc,s for next year and Rear Back box up grade but not going now for the BBR 200 upgrade its not worth it 15BHP for 2+k its ambit Ritch :shock:
by exiled--viking
Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Tonys MX~5 2.0 ND2 GT Sports RF + Build Mods for Looks
Replies: 36
Views: 1462

Re: Almost there with upgrades updated 2nd Sept 2020 Page 2

Moved the fuse accessory box to a new and better location top left of pic two, and made a new battery cover engine bay now Dressed up with a little bling Pic/1 https://i.ibb.co/XDKtK7B/0466-E140-F5-BF-4-CB7-A730-E6-C0-A0755621.jpg Pic /2 https://i.ibb.co/ZdvXVyK/51-EF57-F6-ACA9-40-C0-99-D4-676-B5-DB...
by exiled--viking
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Mark's Championship White FK8 Type R GT
Replies: 255
Views: 6490

Re: Mark's Championship White FK8 Type R GT

Mark ....you've made her a Five seater with loo now installed #-o ;)
by exiled--viking
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: MX5 Wide body RF
Replies: 16
Views: 277

Re: MX5 Wide body RF

kopite72 wrote:
Thu Nov 19, 2020 3:48 pm
That thing was awesome,what a thing,I wonder what ever became of it? :scratch:

I thinks some time back it was up for sale ......was a lovely build thread on it ..... ;)
by exiled--viking
Thu Nov 19, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: MX5 Wide body RF
Replies: 16
Views: 277

Re: MX5 Wide body RF

Love the wide boy look 8) 8) ... How ever never been a fan of bolt on kits ....if it was mine i would get it to a good body shop and have it blended in with the car resprayed which is hell of a cost. All said its a nice motor except for that rear spoiler yuk :shock: in fact for most of the summer I ...
by exiled--viking
Tue Nov 17, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Azams Racing Blue FK8 Type R GT
Replies: 391
Views: 11920

Re: Azams Racing Blue FK8 Type R GT

you see one then a Truck load go bye :lol: :lol: :lol:


Image ;)
by exiled--viking
Sat Nov 07, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Pit project
Replies: 66
Views: 1900

Re: Pit project

Brill job ... you've done and thanks I have gone to the local council again admittedly some time on and have got the green light to submit my plans and with some up grades it looks as if I will be able to go ahead and do this type of project in our garage. the problem was we have our garage on a blo...
by exiled--viking
Sat Oct 31, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Pit project
Replies: 66
Views: 1900

Re: Pit project

Very nice work thats the dogs dangaleeeeeeeeeeeees.. I would also vote for some sort of communication just incase of an accident ....thats why in some counties they where illegal and some need planing consent Rugby warks is one of them I applied some years ago and was turned down so Iv'e got bit of ...
by exiled--viking
Sun Oct 18, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24150
Views: 916833

Re: What have you done to your RX-8 today????

Had a Day In the Garage Loft with four Large RX~8 boxers of old mods and sods Now committed to the grey waste Bin :( But that makes way for the New relabelled MX~5 parts Boxers :lol: Now Making a double Fin spoiler out of FRP and aluminium mounts for MX~5 along the lines of the one ~~I had on the RX...
by exiled--viking
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: YA56 EUE Nemesis
Replies: 26
Views: 967

Re: YA56 EUE Nemesis

very tidy ;) mate.....!
by exiled--viking
Sun Sep 27, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: RX8 Photos and Videos
Topic: Show us an RX-8!
Replies: 65
Views: 3553

Re: Show us an RX-8!

Back in the Day Before the scrap yard in the sky .......I had this project ....... :lol: https://i.ibb.co/nPCmY4P/782-E31-E3-B8-BA-429-E-866-B-872649-E3238-E.jpg https://i.ibb.co/6RD51qG/520-FD215-6-EC6-4663-8-C1-A-831-B72-A30-B54-1-201-a.jpg https://i.ibb.co/KDzXXYv/AC7-B8-CE3-F4-A4-42-FA-A18-C-B44...
by exiled--viking
Fri Sep 04, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Rotarystock 2021 - Sunday 25th July
Replies: 8
Views: 388

Re: Rotarystock 2021

yes its Well worth the trip did this 3 times and loved it the drive and group run to the event and hotel/ food and trips out brill weekend ....sadly no rotary anymore .......won my 40th Trophy at the 2015 event ;)
by exiled--viking
Wed Sep 02, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Tonys MX~5 2.0 ND2 GT Sports RF + Build Mods for Looks
Replies: 36
Views: 1462

Re: Almost there with upgrades updated May 17 2020 Page 2

Well Birthday Money came in Handy for this little mod https://i.ibb.co/7Jfn0df/A326909-D-057-E-4-A23-A069-1-E9257-E1-C41-C.jpg https://i.ibb.co/9gYwYdT/6-C82-E1-DA-30-FD-466-F-9-D1-F-B51-E997929-CA.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/31337/50298952331_e0500847df_c.jpg 564AA3E6-BF25-44F2-B35C-1D6E34A86...
by exiled--viking
Sun Aug 16, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: Yakushi Show, British Motor Museum 2020 - Saturday 15th August
Replies: 35
Views: 1325

Re: Yakushi Show, British Motor Museum 2020 - Saturday 15th August

yep nice few hours out and do a little catch up photos look good Malcolm :thumright: :thumleft:
by exiled--viking
Wed Aug 12, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: Yakushi Show, British Motor Museum 2020 - Saturday 15th August
Replies: 35
Views: 1325

Re: Yakushi Show, British Motor Museum 2020 - Saturday 15th August

sorry I decided not to go :shock: other thing's that need attending too hope to catch up with some of you at a later date enjoy the event
peoples
by exiled--viking
Tue Jul 21, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: RIP T200CAD Built Not Bought....
Replies: 18
Views: 875

Re: RIP T200CAD Built Not Bought....

Another Bit of the T200CAD turned up today while cleaning out one of the shelfs in the garage sadly since the car is no more its been consigned to the wast bin this was the cover that fixed to the underside of the bonnet for shows of the company's that had helped in the project...... ;) https://i.ib...
by exiled--viking
Wed Jul 15, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: Yakushi Show, British Motor Museum 2020 - Saturday 15th August
Replies: 35
Views: 1325

Re: Yakushi Show, British Motor Museum 2020 - Sun 15th August

.........just got my ticket as is only a short Run out be nice to do an event or two this year...... ;)
by exiled--viking
Tue Jun 23, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24150
Views: 916833

Re: What have you done to your RX-8 today????

Hand made last week fitted yesterday well happy cost less than a £10.00 note but around 43 hours work well what else are you going to do but drink tea ..... not hard to make anyone could do it with the right tapping for the gear shaft threads could fit any car https://i.ibb.co/z8fd1Rf/177-D86-A2-EF9...
by exiled--viking
Sun Jun 21, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: RX~8 -- MX~5 illuminated Gear Knob Build Pic Heavy now fitted to the car
Replies: 6
Views: 391

Re: RX~8 -- MX~5 illuminated Gear Knob Build Pic Heavy

well thanks chaps so the build went well seals done and Led's and wiring done wire'd them up via a USB connection on the ignition side just to keep thing simple ...... looks and operates well took the car for a small blast every thing worked fine here in no particular order are the rest of the pic's...

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