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by jondkent
Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21632
Views: 801195

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: 11059
Views: 624045

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: 11059
Views: 624045

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: 1197

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: 549

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: 21632
Views: 801195

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: 21632
Views: 801195

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: 764
Views: 38618

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: 241

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: 566

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: 11059
Views: 624045

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: 11059
Views: 624045

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: 2557

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: 260
Views: 19454

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: 21632
Views: 801195

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: 21632
Views: 801195

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 Wed 06/11/19 *7pm*
Replies: 1013
Views: 39732

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: 25603

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: 25603

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:
by jondkent
Tue May 28, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: CONVOY LIST for 2019 JDM Castle Combe
Replies: 27
Views: 1536

Re: CONVOY LIST for 2019 JDM Castle Combe

I'll do the 6:15 from the Chippenham Premier Inn

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by jondkent
Sun May 26, 2019 9:06 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21632
Views: 801195

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

All polished up for JDM day. Undoubtedly need a touch up before hand, as bound to rain. Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk The dust and bird poo seams to me the worst lol Sent from my LG-H930 using Tapatalk Tell me about it. Get so much dust round here it's nuts, but I have threaten the birds i...
by jondkent
Sun May 26, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21632
Views: 801195

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

All polished up for JDM day. Undoubtedly need a touch up before hand, as bound to rain.

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by jondkent
Sun May 26, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 25603

Re: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June WHEN YOU RECEIVE YOUR STAND PASS PLEASE POST HERE WITH THE M NUMBER & COLO

ChrisHolmes wrote:6:30 onward we can get in so the “A” Team will be on site from then, all being well!!
Kk, I'll aim for around that then

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by jondkent
Sun May 26, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 25603

Re: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June WHEN YOU RECEIVE YOUR STAND PASS PLEASE POST HERE WITH THE M NUMBER & COLO

Happy to help, what time is best?

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by jondkent
Sun May 26, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 25603

Re: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June WHEN YOU RECEIVE YOUR STAND PASS PLEASE POST HERE WITH THE M NUMBER & COLO

What time should I aim to be there? Cheers, Jon Sent from my Pixel 2 XL using Tapatalk Jon, Why not meet up with us a Reading :thumleft: https://www.rx8ownersclub.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=101&t=79766 Cheers, Terry I'm only staying a few miles away, else I would. Wanted to get more sleep [emoji16...

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