RX-8 Owners Club 2020 Annual Meet weekend
Saturday 29th February - Sunday 1st March

Club exclusive trackday at the Three Sisters Circuit | Evening Dinner | AGM




Castle Combe Circuit's Japanese Car Show
Saturday 6th June 2020

Club Displays | Drifting Demos | Tracktime | and more

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by Craig M
Mon Jan 20, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21970
Views: 818578

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

Honkytonk wrote:Bloody Scotch have been stealing all our good weather! Robbing b*starts!
Makes a change from when you steal our bloody water

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by Craig M
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: Aftermarket
Topic: Tow Eye/Strap
Replies: 0
Views: 50

Tow Eye/Strap

Can anyone suggest suitable aftermarket replacement towing eye/straps that are correct fitment for S1's.
Looking for something with a bit of bling factor.
Will need at least one fitted for Three Sisters track day in Feb.

Cheers
by Craig M
Tue Dec 10, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: PAS Problem
Replies: 12
Views: 752

Re: PAS Problem

Happy days ! I have fully functioning power assisted steering again. :yeah: After over 2 years of wonky steering it has finally been fixed. Purchased a reconditioned rack from a specialist company in the Manchester area. The guy I dealt with was really helpful and communication was good. They didn't...
by Craig M
Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Club Organised Meets
Topic: 2020 Annual Meet/AGM Weekend - Three Sisters Race Circuit Sat 29th Feb and Sun 1st March
Replies: 144
Views: 6232

Re: 2020 Annual Meet/AGM Weekend - Three Sisters Race Circuit Sat 29th Feb and Sun 1st March

All paid up............Fri/Sat/Sun Hotel/Track/Dinner/Novice a.m./p.m./Additional Driver/Passenger Wristband :thumright:
by Craig M
Tue Nov 26, 2019 11:20 am
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Hi - New Owner of an '04 in Nordic Green
Replies: 10
Views: 328

Re: Hi - New Owner of an '04 in Nordic Green

Hi and welcome.
Always liked the Nordic Green, not many about.
Looks like a good base for some mods/improvements. :thumright:
by Craig M
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Club Organised Meets
Topic: 2020 Annual Meet/AGM Weekend - Three Sisters Race Circuit Sat 29th Feb and Sun 1st March
Replies: 144
Views: 6232

Re: 2020 Annual Meet/AGM Weekend - Three Sisters Race Circuit Sat 29th Feb and Sun 1st March

GreySilver Beast wrote:
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:53 am
All done Craig :thumleft: , oh by the way Ron said you aren't a couple :lol: :lol: so have separate rooms ;)

Events Team
Sharing car ONLY :roll:
by Craig M
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Club Organised Meets
Topic: 2020 Annual Meet/AGM Weekend - Three Sisters Race Circuit Sat 29th Feb and Sun 1st March
Replies: 144
Views: 6232

Re: 2020 Annual Meet/AGM Weekend - Three Sisters Race Circuit Sat 29th Feb and Sun 1st March

Hi GSB, can you amend my booking please.

Hotel - Fri/Sat/Sun - Sat Dinner - AGM
Track - Novice a.m./p.m. & Passenger Wristband + Additional Driver Wristband.
(Broron will be sharing car with me)

Thank you.
by Craig M
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Ryan Rotary Performance
Topic: Custom pulleys Ltd edition
Replies: 30
Views: 1364

Re: Custom pulleys Ltd edition

Whatever happened with this ?
by Craig M
Tue Apr 09, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Silicon Hoses
Replies: 0
Views: 237

Silicon Hoses

Looking to do a bit of engine bay dress up on my S2.
Any recommendations for good quality hoses and breather pipes, apart from the obvious Samco.
I realise not all hoses are of the same quality/grades, so has anyone any experience of other makes ?
by Craig M
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Ryan Rotary Performance
Topic: Custom pulleys Ltd edition
Replies: 30
Views: 1364

Re: Custom pulleys Ltd edition

I would also be interested in a yellow set.
by Craig M
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Dealer Experience - whats yours like?
Replies: 410
Views: 41903

Re: Dealer Experience - whats yours like?

Quick reminder to all OC Members (not available to Forum Guests) to add your dealer reviews, recommendations and experiences, here https://www.rx8ownersclub.co.uk/forum/viewforum.php?f=132 If there's an existing thread for the dealer, then add your comments. If there isn't a thread for the dealer, ...
by Craig M
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Dealer Experience - whats yours like?
Replies: 410
Views: 41903

Re: Dealer Experience - whats yours like?

Took my R3 to Macklin Motors (Mazda) in Hamilton for airbag recall, work was completed within 2 hours while I waited. Tech (John) seemed to be very clued up on RX8's and even showed me component part he replaced and explained what the issue was. Told him I also had my 231 with various recalls includ...
by Craig M
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Lambo/Scissor Door Hinge Kits
Replies: 11
Views: 504

Re: Lambo/Scissor Door Hinge Kits

warpc0il wrote:
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:54 pm
Tony - Exiled Viking - has the widest experience with lambo kits, as I think he tried two different ones on his (now Chris') car and has helped other member fit theirs.
Thanks Dave, I now know who to contact for info/guidance.
by Craig M
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Lambo/Scissor Door Hinge Kits
Replies: 11
Views: 504

Re: Lambo/Scissor Door Hinge Kits

hi craig,Chris Holmes on here had them on his car and then sold it to Mihail mi600 . i would think that between them you should get a good idea of what is involved,rob. Yeah, met Chris on North Coast 500 in 2016, he didn't have them fitted then. Will send him a PM to gleen some info but I believe h...
by Craig M
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Lambo/Scissor Door Hinge Kits
Replies: 11
Views: 504

Lambo/Scissor Door Hinge Kits

I've seen a few members have these kits fitted.
I must admit I like the look of these but would appreciate some advice on fitment/practicality/cost/where to buy.
Also prepared to be slated :D
by Craig M
Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Back in with an R3
Replies: 21
Views: 846

Re: Back in with an R3

Looking good.
Have a crystal white myself and they are real head turners.
Well done.
by Craig M
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: Tunerfest North 2019 - Oulton Park - CANCELLED
Replies: 18
Views: 1076

Re: Tunerfest North 2019 - Oulton Park - Saturday 13th July

Please add me to list.
Craig M + 1 R3 :thumright:
by Craig M
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: RX8 now...... but whats your car history?
Replies: 641
Views: 32477

Re: RX8 now...... but whats your car history?

Morris Marina 1.8 TC Vauxhall Shovette :o Ford Escort Mk2 Ford Orion Renault Clio Ford Fiesta Ford Focus (Chic) Ford Mondeo Mk3 Ford Focus (Saloon) Renault Megane RX8 Evolve Vauxhall Corsa BMW 1 Series Audi TT Quattro (current) Ford Mondeo (current) RX8 231 (current) RX8 192 (current) RX8 R3 (curren...
by Craig M
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:11 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Vinyl Wrap
Replies: 6
Views: 435

Re: Vinyl Wrap

3M is good quality stuff and if you tell your supplier what it's for they'll be able to recommend the right quality (cast I believe). Avery is also pretty good. They're both expensive but for the sizes you're looking at it shouldn't add up to much £ in total. There's also something called "air rele...
by Craig M
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Vinyl Wrap
Replies: 6
Views: 435

Re: Vinyl Wrap

Yeah, I've heard 3M is pretty good.
Looking to wrap the silver trims along the transmission tunnel as mine are pretty scuffed front driver and passenger side.

Applied with a hairdryer easily enough ?
by Craig M
Wed Mar 13, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Vinyl Wrap
Replies: 6
Views: 435

Vinyl Wrap

Suggestions for good quality wrap for interior trim please.
by Craig M
Sat Mar 09, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: PAS Problem
Replies: 12
Views: 752

Re: PAS Problem

Long time since my last post on this subject so here's an update. Had the car in for recalls at Mazda and tech kindly offered to re-calibrate torque sensor for free while in. Anyway, opinion of tech was that the torque sensor is goosed and can't be replaced as a component part (whole rack needed). ...
by Craig M
Sat Mar 09, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: PAS Problem
Replies: 12
Views: 752

Re: PAS Problem

Long time since my last post on this subject so here's an update. Had the car in for recalls at Mazda and tech kindly offered to re-calibrate torque sensor for free while in. Anyway, opinion of tech was that the torque sensor is goosed and can't be replaced as a component part (whole rack needed). I...
by Craig M
Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: Big Scottish Road Trip 2018! (14-16 Sept)
Replies: 97
Views: 8359

Re: Big Scottish Road Trip 2018! (14-16 Sept)

Car prepped and all set for 5 a.m. start.
Christine and I will meet Ben at Castlecary, then whoever is at Stirling to convoy up for start at Inverness.

Problems with the 7 Kerr ?

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