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by xamtex
Tue Sep 17, 2019 2:35 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: RX8 Brake Pads
Replies: 32
Views: 795

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: 1046

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: 1046

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: 1046

Re: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced

std pz
by xamtex
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: BigPete's
Topic: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced (sold)
Replies: 20
Views: 1046

Re: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced

how will the map go with track noise limits ?
by xamtex
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: BigPete's
Topic: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced (sold)
Replies: 20
Views: 1046

Re: 231 Bridge port lighten and balanced

rr told me the warranty is not transferable.
by xamtex
Tue Sep 03, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Competition for the most overpriced RX8 part?
Replies: 23
Views: 755

Re: Competition for the most overpriced RX8 part?

there was some loose change on top but i forgot how much.
by xamtex
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Competition for the most overpriced RX8 part?
Replies: 23
Views: 755

Re: Competition for the most overpriced RX8 part?

i have a bill for a mazda cat bought in 2015 by the previous owner of my pz...£1234 plus vat!!!
by xamtex
Mon Sep 02, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Midlands Meetup: Thursday October 3rd, 7:00pm.
Replies: 229
Views: 8971

Re: Midlands Meetup: Thursday September 5th, 7:00pm.

working this time im afraid.
by xamtex
Thu Aug 22, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Silverstone
Replies: 2
Views: 197

Silverstone

what happened to trax in October?
by xamtex
Sat Aug 17, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: The Japanese Performance Show 2019 - Sun 18th Aug **STAND NOW CLOSED**
Replies: 107
Views: 7802

Re: The Japanese Performance Show 2019 - Sun 18th Aug **STAND NOW CLOSED**

club stand needs to be there before the gates open.
by xamtex
Sat Aug 17, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: The Japanese Performance Show 2019 - Sun 18th Aug **STAND NOW CLOSED**
Replies: 107
Views: 7802

Re: The Japanese Performance Show 2019 - Sun 18th Aug **STAND NOW CLOSED**

You may arrive from 8.30am onwards. The gate officially opens at 10am so please try and arrive and be in place before then.
by xamtex
Tue Aug 06, 2019 2:47 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: My outstanding fault codes / AC fault
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: My outstanding fault codes / AC fault

AIR CON > Buttons all function ok, dash board shows AC on etc etc When i attached regas kit to the low input its way over pressure. I drain it, recharge it. then after a short drive its over pressure. Thinking something blocked? sorry but if this is the diy can kit then you will NEVER get the a/c t...
by xamtex
Sun Aug 04, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Air con compressor not disengaging
Replies: 14
Views: 357

Re: Air con compressor not disengaging

there is a temp sensor on the evaporator which sends a signal to the pcm if it freezes which controls cycling aswell...to allow it to thaw then switches comp back on... there is also an a/c amplifier i see in the curcuit from the manual.. the ambient air sensor also plays a role in how it all perfor...
by xamtex
Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Air con compressor not disengaging
Replies: 14
Views: 357

Re: Air con compressor not disengaging

the pressure is dependant on the temperature...r134a only cools properly in a small pressure window...too high or low and it wont work properly...thats why it has its own radiator(condensor) and has fans blowing on it...the rad keeps the temp in the right window which keeps the pressure in the right...
by xamtex
Sun Aug 04, 2019 3:40 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Air con compressor not disengaging
Replies: 14
Views: 357

Re: Air con compressor not disengaging

the switch chris is talking about has 2 sides...1 is a low pressure switch which stops the compressor when the pressure falls below a certain level,in the event off a leak for example. the oil that lubricates the compressor is carried in the gas...no gas-no oil--compressor seizes. the other side of ...
by xamtex
Fri Aug 02, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21236
Views: 764791

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

mine was doing that,but today after i pulled the ess plug off it was giving consistant good results...every time.
by xamtex
Fri Aug 02, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21236
Views: 764791

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

the group buy tester
by xamtex
Fri Aug 02, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21236
Views: 764791

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

had a hesitation on acceleration for a while so i took the plugs out today and found this..... 003.JPG changed the plugs and its running well again....but the compression test i did was not the best news... high 5s on rear rotor...high 4s on the front. it starts hot and cold without tooo much drama ...
by xamtex
Thu Aug 01, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Midlands Meetup: Thursday October 3rd, 7:00pm.
Replies: 229
Views: 8971

Re: Midlands Meetup: Thursday August 1st, 7:00pm.

good food and chat again.
by xamtex
Wed Jul 31, 2019 1:40 am
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Midlands Meetup: Thursday October 3rd, 7:00pm.
Replies: 229
Views: 8971

Re: Midlands Meetup: Thursday August 1st, 7:00pm.

might make this one.
by xamtex
Sun Jul 28, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Lands End to John O'Groats Rotary Relay Drive. Crazy wild idea
Replies: 53
Views: 1525

Re: Lands End to John O'Groats Rotary Relay Drive. Crazy wild idea

i have an old road atlas somewhere from the good old days...not a single motorway on it.
by xamtex
Mon Jul 22, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Ryan Rotary Performance
Topic: RRP Engine Rebuild Group Buy Offer
Replies: 5
Views: 440

Re: RRP Engine Rebuild Group Buy Offer

whats the closure date on this? and do i just contact you for a price on different build options?
by xamtex
Mon Jul 22, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: Ryan Rotary Performance
Topic: Rx8 Owners Club GoupBuy Results
Replies: 23
Views: 765

Re: Rx8 Owners Club GoupBuy Results

same here

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