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by thegoose50
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Its Gone
Replies: 9
Views: 461

Re: Its Gone

Funnily enough I've had 4 other Impreza's all of which have been super reliable...how things change I certainly didn't do my homework just took it for granted all was good, apparently head gasket failure is Rife in older Impreza's, I still need to make it mine fortunately all of which I can do mysel...
by thegoose50
Sun Mar 08, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Its Gone
Replies: 9
Views: 461

Re: Its Gone

After getting itchy feet again the Civic was wasn't cutting it, as much as I liked the look of it something was missing,So I decided to go back to Subaru and possibly made a very bad piece of judgement heart over head decision and its cost me dearly....the car in question Was a wagon 268bhp with pro...
by thegoose50
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Its Gone
Replies: 9
Views: 461

Re: Its Gone

Cheers Guys well the Civic's on coilovers so its begging to be Tracked Stu lemon knew I'd sold the car it's just taken a while to post anything, I suppose it was more trying to think about it too much,the Civic is turning out to be pretty fun to drive....dare I say it also has er a large sound syste...
by thegoose50
Mon Dec 30, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Its Gone
Replies: 9
Views: 461

Its Gone

Well I had to let the Rx go, it was a tough decision as I really did enjoy the drive and the look of the car,but due to a Job change and it was the daily the extra miles and fuel consumption it just wasn't realistic, I was rather sad to see it go and was even more choked the guy who bought it Binned...
by thegoose50
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 23102
Views: 865551

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

Took the wheels off sprayed em black
Well pleased with the result too funny how a bit of warm sun makes something far easier, even my car nut neighbor said how good they looked.
by thegoose50
Sun Jun 23, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: Forge Action Day 2019 Castle Combe - Sat 7th Sept **STAND NOW CLOSED**
Replies: 172
Views: 10819

Re: Forge Action Day 2019 Castle Combe - Saturday 7th September

The only time I take my car on track at an action Day is with this club....and it clashes with our Holiday....DOH😫
by thegoose50
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Our track session photos
Replies: 0
Views: 338

Our track session photos

Guys photos are up on circuit photos of our track session linky below
https://www.circuitphotos.com/f4533364059
by thegoose50
Fri Jun 07, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 26516

Re: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June

If anyone wants photos of our track session they are up on https://www.circuitphotos.com/f453336405
by thegoose50
Mon Jun 03, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Oil Burp
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Oil Burp

The side seals can leak on the intake or more commonly on the exhaust section, in either case it has no impact on measured compression or hot starting. Sent from my SM-G800F using Tapatalk Thanks Dave I take it the only way to find out if they are leaking is a rebuild? Day to day all seems fine I s...
by thegoose50
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Oil Burp
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Oil Burp

When I had a side seal failure the pressure was that great that the filler neck blew off! Certainly not had that, as I said normal road use I haven't had an issue as bad as this infact not had any oil in catch can, I have had a compression test done which ended up low fives, however it starts first...
by thegoose50
Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Oil Burp
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Oil Burp

Fair enough, so I wonder what caused it? I did have one wen I first got the car however the young lad who had it for only 2 months couldn't get to grip with running to the beep 'oh I don't like doing that' lol so he had over filled so it burped then, I sorted that out and replaced the oil usually k...
by thegoose50
Sun Jun 02, 2019 1:07 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Oil Burp
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Re: Oil Burp

Yes because the catch tank was empty and I also have a sohn adapter fitted so it doesn't use engine oil
by thegoose50
Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Oil Burp
Replies: 10
Views: 553

Oil Burp

Thankfully i had fitted a catch can recently and today it was put to test, I think on the last lap of the group track session today I had a burp as pulling into the pit lane the oil light came on, when I emptied the can there was 300ish ml in it as measured it out in a empty two stroke can, I don't ...
by thegoose50
Sat Jun 01, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 26516

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

Big thanks for organising this, always great day and great company.2019 jdm brill Got burnt face...lol Stu ok? https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190601/fe7276eff85d5e50b3a151c5752e742a.jpg Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk Stu ok....I left during last drift as had to get back did something happ...
by thegoose50
Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: JDM Castle Combe 2019 - Saturday 1st June
Replies: 513
Views: 26516

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

Well thoroughly enjoyed that....apart from the oil burp as my oil light came on as I was going down the pit lane, thank God for the catch can, i didn't think the oil was that high on the dip stick! Still thanks for making feel welcome great Club
by thegoose50
Thu May 30, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: The Vault
Topic: CONVOY LIST for 2019 JDM Castle Combe
Replies: 27
Views: 1708

Re: CONVOY LIST for 2019 JDM Castle Combe

I'll also come to chippenham premiere in for 7am if that's ok.
by thegoose50
Sun May 12, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Personal Car Projects and Mods
Topic: Clive's 520 BHP Super GT RX-8 Race Car
Replies: 1060
Views: 62701

Re: Clive's 470 BHP Super GT RX-8 Race Car

You're Welcome Clive, even tho my camera isn't all singing and dancing jobbie it still take pretty good pics :thumleft:
by thegoose50
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Forgotten I'd joined the forum
Replies: 9
Views: 298

Re: Forgotten I'd joined the forum

I was the 'ehem' older bloke with the Combe cap onπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
by thegoose50
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Forgotten I'd joined the forum
Replies: 9
Views: 298

Re: Forgotten I'd joined the forum

He has a Renault.....Banana colour πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€
by thegoose50
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Forgotten I'd joined the forum
Replies: 9
Views: 298

Re: Forgotten I'd joined the forum

No that was James lol
by thegoose50
Sun Feb 24, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Forgotten I'd joined the forum
Replies: 9
Views: 298

Forgotten I'd joined the forum

After attending yesterday I thought I'd join club then realised I already had a year and 1 day ago Doh...I didn't really know anyone apart from Stuart yesterday however I'm gonna become I paid up member and also do my first ever track session with you Guys in the club only session and see what happe...

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