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by jondkent
Mon Feb 24, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe Rebooking options
Replies: 165
Views: 9498

Re: JDM Castle Combe Saturday 6th June 2020

Sorry, with huge regret I can no longer make this, life just getting in the way atm.
by jondkent
Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Club Shop
Topic: 2019 RX-8OC T-Shirt Group Buy
Replies: 101
Views: 3377

Re: 2019 RX-8OC T-Shirt Group Buy

Paid medium

thanks again
Jon
by jondkent
Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23475
Views: 888545

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

Took my pride and joy to TPS, as it was not happy,plus it needed a new CAT, so seemed easiest. Luckily the problem was very straight forward 8) They suggested that as my mini-map was done a while ago that having a new mini-map would be a good idea, so that was done as well (including Reece taking it...
by jondkent
Mon Feb 03, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe Rebooking options
Replies: 165
Views: 9498

Re: JDM Castle Combe Saturday 6th June 2020

Apols for the delay in purchasing ticket, my 8 is sitting in the road not very happy bunny. Think its nothing major, but its off to TPS on Friday to figure out [-o< . Hopefully nothing major and I'll buy them over the weekend.

Cheers,
Jon
by jondkent
Fri Jan 31, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Club Shop
Topic: 2019 RX-8OC T-Shirt Group Buy
Replies: 101
Views: 3377

Re: 2019 RX-8OC T-Shirt Group Buy

One medium for me please
by jondkent
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe Rebooking options
Replies: 165
Views: 9498

Re: JDM Castle Combe Saturday 6th June 2020

Put me down for stand and club track session. Will probably do at least another session, just need to figure out which one(s). Could well be my last :|
by jondkent
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23475
Views: 888545

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

Definitely do need to remove plugs. I discovered the previous owner (honest) did not and the mess it made was amazing. New battery had this stated on it in bold.

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by jondkent
Sat Sep 21, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: I Saw You Today At ......
Replies: 11097
Views: 633346

Re: I Saw You Today At ......

That was me, taking the kiddo to the dentist [emoji846] Sent from my ANE-LX1 using Tapatalk Was it at 2:30? Ah looking at the date it was actually a trip to London, was parked up all day. Sent from my ANE-LX1 using Tapatalk Very nice looking R3 that is too. Not used to seeing rx8s on my walk home f...
by jondkent
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: I Saw You Today At ......
Replies: 11097
Views: 633346

Re: I Saw You Today At ......

Saw this R3 in Leatherhead carpark yesterday. I assume it's member as there was a rx8oc sticker in the window. Image

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by jondkent
Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: RX8 Brake Pads
Replies: 40
Views: 1312

Re: RX8 Brake Pads

The Mintex 1144 are great pads, really good feel and speed reduction. Only problem is they can be very dusty, and can be noisy if you are unlucky.

I tend to use EBC redstuff pads, to day-to-day, leaving the Mintex for track.

Jon
by jondkent
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Are octane boosters worth considering?
Replies: 23
Views: 640

Re: Are octane boosters worth considering?

I tend to run Tesco's Momentum as I have noticed a difference with that compared with 95 RON, plus is pretty cheap. However the most difference I have seen is with V-Power, but not available locally. Always premix btw.

Jon

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by jondkent
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23475
Views: 888545

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

ChrisHolmes wrote:The 1144s should not squeak at all if the bedding in procedure has been followed. Do you have the anti squeal shims fitted to the back of the pads.
Hmm, good question about the shims, I'll double check. Cheers

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by jondkent
Sun Sep 01, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23475
Views: 888545

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

Took it for a nice long journey. Fun though Mintex pads are so squeaky that I've had enough of them. Back to ebc redstuff for me.

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by jondkent
Sun Sep 01, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Do you see many RX8's?
Replies: 806
Views: 43064

Re: Do you see many RX8's?

Whilst I was at Arundel Castle today saw a red one in the car park.

Nothing on the way down.

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by jondkent
Sat Aug 31, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Replacement exhaust
Replies: 6
Views: 282

Re: Replacement exhaust

I assume you are talking about needing a catback section. Cheapest are gonna be the Toyosport ones, functional but some people hate the noise, some like it. Next would be one from a breaking PZ, a bit heavy but sound is fine. Other than those really take your pick. Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapa...
by jondkent
Mon Aug 12, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Ryan Rotary Performance
Topic: Billet Fuel rails
Replies: 6
Views: 697

Re: Billet Fuel rails

Whoa, looking good

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by jondkent
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: I Saw You Today At ......
Replies: 11097
Views: 633346

Re: I Saw You Today At ......

As I'm not sure what you mean I assume not

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by jondkent
Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: I Saw You Today At ......
Replies: 11097
Views: 633346

Re: I Saw You Today At ......

That'll be me [emoji16]

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by jondkent
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Goodbye... I'm leaving...
Topic: No longer a member, but still about.
Replies: 55
Views: 3255

Re: No longer a member, but still about.

I've not got much to add here aside from it's only older people who think younger people use Facebook still. Stats show that the age of (active) users there is getting progressively older. Just a thought :)





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by jondkent
Mon Jul 29, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Other car - pics.
Replies: 287
Views: 21339

Re: My Other car - pics.

Picked up this little run around [emoji16] Only has 6k on the clock. My wife choose it as it's mainly hers. Good fun and is, eventually, a replacement for the aging Cmax that's been the family run about for years. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190729/dc95d55996636f841c2ea4c47832ab76.jpg Sent fr...
by jondkent
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23475
Views: 888545

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

Oh joy!!! New leak on my premix tank. This time it's from the level sight. This tank is starting to really annoy me.


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by jondkent
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23475
Views: 888545

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

Had Luke round to fit: New Essex Rotary brake lines (more on that later) New front EBC discs (cos I've used before and like them) New pads (thanks to Chris's group buy) Refurbished and painted calipers thanks to SeriousSam So, all went fairly ok. Biggest issue was the near side front brake line. Old...
by jondkent
Wed Jun 05, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Surrey/Berks/North Hants/SW London Wednesday TBA ***7pm***
Replies: 1111
Views: 47454

Re: Surrey/Berks/North Hants/SW London Wed 05/06/19 *7pm*

Won't be there (I know...again), as Combe did nasty things to my brakes. Tbh I expected that, so have shiny things arriving soon \:D/

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by jondkent
Sat Jun 01, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 27465

Re: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June Bring a hat and sun cream it's going to be hot

Great fun. Was a little concerned about Combe, what with its reputation, but was excellent to drive. I was probably not the fastest out there but was having a blast.

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by jondkent
Wed May 29, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 27465

Re: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June Bring a hat and sun cream it's going to be hot

goodeggbob wrote:
Wed May 29, 2019 9:22 pm
will Nigel be wearing those nice rubber shorts i have heard about?.
omg :rofl:

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