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by xamtex
Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: I Saw You Today At ......
Replies: 11060
Views: 624150

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

saw a red 08 plate on the m5 yesterday afternoon,near worcesterish.
by xamtex
Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21668
Views: 802569

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

Neilparry wrote:
Fri Nov 08, 2019 2:18 pm
Yes they do. I’ll take it off your hands tomorrow [emoji23][emoji23][emoji23][emoji106]


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not sure i have room to bring it.
by xamtex
Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21668
Views: 802569

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

today im getting ready for mallory tomorrow....but ive mostly been a total arse...i went to fill up with v power and filled my 2 jerrycans in the boot then found the nozzle would not fit the tank filler!!! just put 40l of v power deisel in my cans,i didnt know they did v power derv???
by xamtex
Fri Nov 01, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: Car Activity and Track days
Topic: ^^^TRACKDAY, Mallory – Saturday 9th November @ SOLD OUT^^^
Replies: 363
Views: 12313

Re: ^^^TRACKDAY, Mallory – Saturday 9th November @ £119^^^

its changed daily for the last few days.
by xamtex
Sat Oct 26, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: smaller wheels
Replies: 20
Views: 674

Re: smaller wheels

ah i see
by xamtex
Sat Oct 26, 2019 2:24 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: smaller wheels
Replies: 20
Views: 674

Re: smaller wheels

just looked in the manual... 61/2 j rims. not really wide enough for the 8.
i wonder what rims went on the turbo version like carl the manc has?
by xamtex
Sat Oct 26, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: smaller wheels
Replies: 20
Views: 674

Re: smaller wheels

its a 2005 mazda 3 sport with the twin cam 16valve 2.0 litre 150 bhp engine.
im not sure of the offset but my pz rims fit perfectly on it.
by xamtex
Fri Oct 25, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: smaller wheels
Replies: 20
Views: 674

Re: smaller wheels

my mazda 3 has 17 inch rims as std with the same pcd as rx8 rims,not sure on width though...they have 205/50 17s on as std.
by xamtex
Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Selling Parts
Topic: Updated parts for sale some price reduced
Replies: 11
Views: 942

Re: checking if some one is interested.

pm sent
by xamtex
Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: dyno runs
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: dyno runs

195.4 at flywheel...
by xamtex
Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: dyno runs
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: dyno runs

just under 152 on the 2nd run.
by xamtex
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Trackday Information & FAQ's
Topic: Track tyres....
Replies: 30
Views: 1440

Re: Track tyres....

forecast for silverstone tomorrow is light rain showers...do i put my 595s on or leave the contis on???
by xamtex
Sat Oct 05, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: dyno runs
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: dyno runs

well i gave it a go this morning,not sure how it compares?
rx8 dyno 51019 001.jpg
by xamtex
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: dyno runs
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: dyno runs

can't make it now got a job interview :oops: :oops: :oops: :oops: better go as i got made redundant at the end of August :lol: :lol: Good luck Carl yes best of luck with the job hunt carl...and wish me luck on the rolling road saturday,see what its got for silverstone sunday. although the weather f...
by xamtex
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:38 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: dyno runs
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: dyno runs

i now have coils so will have a ride over.
by xamtex
Tue Oct 01, 2019 4:47 am
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Midlands Meetup: Thursday December 5th, 7:00pm.
Replies: 258
Views: 10450

Re: Midlands Meetup: Thursday October 3rd, 7:00pm.

might make this one.
by xamtex
Sat Sep 28, 2019 2:55 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21668
Views: 802569

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

found this via google... The LF-DE has a high-grade aluminum alloy cylinder block with cast iron sleeves...so its a session with my honer.

and its non turbo.
by xamtex
Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:17 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21668
Views: 802569

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

yes chris,bores do look glazed.but i must say there is little actual wear,no lip on bores,bearings like new and its all std and the barcode label says it was built in 2004.
by xamtex
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21668
Views: 802569

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

stripped the engine from my mazda 3 today,trying to find the cause of its 1 litre of oil to 100 mile thirst. and you think a rotary uses oil!!!
IMG_20190927_163527636.jpg
by xamtex
Thu Sep 26, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: dyno runs
Replies: 21
Views: 664

Re: dyno runs

you going carl? i might if i get my coils in time.
by xamtex
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: RX8 Brake Pads
Replies: 40
Views: 1197

Re: RX8 Brake Pads

another vote for 1144s here,work well hot and cold...road and track days.
by xamtex
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: BigPete's
Topic: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced (sold)
Replies: 20
Views: 1296

Re: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced

ok,just thinking about things,last race engine i had balanced it was every rotating part and they balanced 2 pressure plates with it for when i had to change the clutch...not a rotary though..a V8.
by xamtex
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: BigPete's
Topic: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced (sold)
Replies: 20
Views: 1296

Re: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced

was the engine balanced along with the alloy crank pulley and clutch pressure plate? would a different pulley and clutch affect the balance?
by xamtex
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: BigPete's
Topic: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced (sold)
Replies: 20
Views: 1296

Re: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced

std pz

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