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by Goobie
Wed Jan 20, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.
Replies: 116
Views: 5461

Re: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.

Decided the engine mount inserts just wasn't going to cut with future huge power increase, so got these beauty's! These beast are interchangeable, can press out the bushes and replace for different rated one. They are currently fast road/track use rating fitted for 450/500hp. Easily can be mismatch ...
by Goobie
Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

What is that unit you have fitted? EDIT: There;s a 12kw version as well https://www.plumbworld.co.uk/redring-powerstream-12kw-574-32987 It is indeed this one! That's where I got it from too. Red Ring 12kW, you need a beefy power cable to run it, but the cable size depends on what power rated one yo...
by Goobie
Tue Jan 19, 2021 8:14 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

Amazing as it is I will be glad when the building if finally finished and we get to see what the power plant is that is going into the R3. I think I'll always be upgrading with this place in one way or another. I'm just waiting on two main parts for that update, but everything that was meant to be ...
by Goobie
Mon Jan 18, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

A warehouse? :shock: :lol: =D> I'd love to see you build a house!! I have always wanted too, so I guess we can call this practise? Looking superb :thumleft: Thanks! I'm no plumber and the ground floor toilet set up was pretty simple as all the pipes etc was right there and only needed a bit of twea...
by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:10 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.
Replies: 116
Views: 5461

Re: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.

Gotta love fresh parts!
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by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:06 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.
Replies: 116
Views: 5461

Re: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.

Yeah, I was a sucker and wanted to refresh the lot and complete the "set" so to speak. So your see on page one I actually already replaced the gearbox selector bushes. Well after around 30,000 miles use they had a little play in the bearing from all the hard thrashing this car has repeatably took an...
by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.
Replies: 116
Views: 5461

Re: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.

Well I couldn't leave it there could I. So my mission to finish off the gearbox upgrade side of things to go with LSD etc as well as the above was these little sneaky parts. Your be amazed the different a few little parts combined can make and little parts like these that get over looked that makes ...
by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:00 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.
Replies: 116
Views: 5461

Re: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.

Next post in this thread when I finally take delivery will be a game changer! Ok ok, so I'm still waiting for a rather big delivery and have been updated today saying it will be around another 14 day's. Meanwhile I have just taken delivery of some seriously good car porn upgrades. I'll start with t...
by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Phils little civic ek3
Replies: 9
Views: 265

Re: Phils little civic ek3

Yeah I was going to go for a k swap initially however from my research it’s a lot easier to stick in a b engine due to the ek9 coming with the b16 and not needing to purchase a bunch of expensive k tuned parts. The guy that I actually got this car off of had 3 of these as he was looking for a car w...
by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

Well would you look at that!

Just need to stick the pedestal back under the sink, re-fit the trim to the side of the tray once checked it doesn't leak then give everything a good go around with the silicone.
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by Goobie
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:34 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: Phils little civic ek3
Replies: 9
Views: 265

Re: Phils little civic ek3

Good lad! I was going to pm you about this car when I saw it in the back ground of one your posts the other day. all was going well until he rang me up and told me there was no backbox on it.... the result was a very unhappy Phil having to drive 1 and a half hours back to Coventry in an incredibly l...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:36 pm
Forum: Aftermarket
Topic: After market alarm
Replies: 39
Views: 1484

Re: After market alarm

Few months back now, but this nosey parker tripped the external override priority alert sensors by pulling onto my forecourt. Within 42 minutes I had full name, address, D.O.B, and his face book page to which I kindly sent him this with a comment saying "nice car". Can't think why, but I got blocked...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

When will this location appear on Airbnb? :D It will be on air bnb for “car’s”, haha. I know its going to be a swingers night club :shock: :shock: :twisted: ;) Defiantly for car lovers only! Nah! its going to be a new type of Rotary Club! Soon to be a rotary free.... Big thing's coming this year fo...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 7:48 pm
Forum: Selling Parts
Topic: Samco Sport Silicone Hose's Genuine.
Replies: 1
Views: 161

Samco Sport Silicone Hose's Genuine.

Brand New Un-Used Genuine Samco Sport Silicone Water Hoses. Suited to the series 2 R3, may fit the series 1? I'm not sure if one of the pipes is different? I'm sure Dave will be along to confirm. These are new and a special made to order in the colour Pink. I had to wait a good three month for deliv...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 7:28 pm
Forum: Selling Parts
Topic: BHR Throttle Body Spacer - Brand New.
Replies: 0
Views: 110

BHR Throttle Body Spacer - Brand New.

Brand New Un-Used Black Halo Racing Throttle Body Spacer. Has a few marks around the inlet gasket section to the anodising that can be seen in the picture's, can't be seen once fitted. It came like this and doesn't effect its purpose, but I just wanted to point it out. Comes with what you see in the...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: Selling Parts
Topic: Racing Beat Ashtray Triple Gauge Holder Series 2 - R3
Replies: 0
Views: 148

Racing Beat Ashtray Triple Gauge Holder Series 2 - R3

Brand New Un-Used Racing Beat Triple Gauge Holder to suit the series 2 R3 only. Only for sale as my AEM x-series gauges are to bulky on the outer rings faces, therefor they don't fit with three in a row. This Racing Beat gauge holder fits where the factory ashtray is by replacing it. These cost me £...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 5:16 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

Well, this has turned into some sort of a fancy en suite! Haven't stopped laughing at this snice taking these pictures and sending it to friends due to the fact that this is actually inside a warehouse! I can hear all the jokes already, lol. Seriously, how good does this look! IMG_8401 (2).JPG IMG_8...
by Goobie
Sat Jan 09, 2021 4:55 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24647
Views: 936487

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

Spent a good probably 40 minutes on the phone today talking to RR today about all the different prices with breakdowns so £2,729.99 is the "Rotary Revs gold rebuild" with resurfaced housings £6,114.94 is the above but plus goopy apex seals 1000 mile Run in on dino + tune + service Bridgeport Lighte...
by Goobie
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:22 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

I’ve just noticed, I started this build thread two years ago today! That sticker on the side of the sink offends me! Mrs Smutty knows that I would be there picking it off and having some orange oil to hand to remove the sticky residue. Fab place - soooooooo jealous. I hope you've got decent security...
by Goobie
Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:40 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

Are getting the place ready to move into once the Mrs realises how much the engine swap is costing?? Looking fab Haha, looks that way! To be honest, my swap actually works out cheaper than having the rotary rebuilt with the usual extras you would normally get sucked into getting added while its ope...
by Goobie
Thu Jan 07, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

I think you should be opening this facility as "A Care Home" for elderly petrol heads... :D haha, the time I've finished upgrading this unit I'll prob be collecting my pension. Well time to mock up the toilet etc and start drilling some holes and a huge one for the toilet waste pipe. Even stuck thi...
by Goobie
Tue Dec 29, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

Painted the base coat and then a proper full go over after it had dried.
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by Goobie
Mon Dec 28, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*
Replies: 321
Views: 16134

Re: The Ultimate Man Cave (Warehouse) *Picture Heavy!*

Finally got the upstairs office toilet room plastered!
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by Goobie
Mon Dec 28, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: G's S2 R3 Refresh - gh05t O.E.+ Pending 900bhp capable engine swap.
Replies: 365
Views: 22168

Re: G's S2 R3 Refresh - gh05t O.E.+ Pending 900bhp capable engine swap.

Now I have your attention, last mod if you can call it that before everything get pulled. Took the factory cat off and stuck the crappy de-cat back on for some flame fun, hopfully get some good rolling footage but with the rainy weather and road gritting I don't want to take it out on the roads in t...
by Goobie
Sun Dec 20, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.
Replies: 116
Views: 5461

Re: Honda Civic ep3 Type R.

Not really got any further with this lately, few reasons really. I keep changing my mind on a few things that I need to be 100% on as I'm at the stage where it can be broken down to bare bones to future proof alot of parts, mainly the shell. I've got some really nice parts on order that are pretty e...

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