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by Dan-Lincs
Thu Aug 29, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: P0420 Error
Replies: 6
Views: 293

Re: P0420 Error

Good time to buy a jack, stands and a socket set, don't have to pay millions of pounds. Fantastic learning experience too.
by Dan-Lincs
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Mx5 Mk3. 5 with RX8 231 engine
Replies: 10
Views: 531

Re: Mx5 Mk3. 5 with RX8 231 engine

Pics needed!!!
by Dan-Lincs
Sat May 25, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Hello.. I'm new here..
Topic: Numberplate Relocation
Replies: 26
Views: 961

Re: Numberplate Relocation

Clay bar with sort it out to a smooth finish, I've come away from a bar and gone for a clay mit, I only use it once of twice before throwing away and remember to keep it well lubricated.
by Dan-Lincs
Fri May 10, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Hmm OK that's not confused me! Are the bungs behind the long plastic strip? If so not sure how the above helps?
by Dan-Lincs
Fri May 10, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Had a quick look today and yup, them screws aint going anywhere!
by Dan-Lincs
Thu May 09, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Cheers guys, how do we get that plastic cover off under the sill? It looks like it slides somehow?
by Dan-Lincs
Sun May 05, 2019 12:32 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Cheers guys, will get some stuff ordered
by Dan-Lincs
Fri May 03, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Ok cool. Let's talk products then... Any recommendations?
by Dan-Lincs
Thu May 02, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Ok cool will look into that, guessing the spray products are the best for that
by Dan-Lincs
Thu May 02, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Re: Sill pinch weld rust

Do we have plugs in our sills? Can't remember seeing any
by Dan-Lincs
Thu May 02, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Sill pinch weld rust
Replies: 22
Views: 711

Sill pinch weld rust

So I keep thinking about my sills and some prevention to save them from rusting further, they are in fair shape but have started to serperate at the pinch weld in places and have surface rust all along them. There is previous welding done to the sills by the old owner which is sturdy and good. What'...
by Dan-Lincs
Sat Apr 27, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Snapped strut tower bolt
Replies: 8
Views: 307

Re: Snapped strut tower bolt

I think a picture may be helpful in this case
by Dan-Lincs
Fri Apr 26, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What is this and where does it go?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: What is this and where does it go?

You mean Dan :P

It's a Vertagear SL4000 perfect for them long gaming sessions without getting a numb bum!
by Dan-Lincs
Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What is this and where does it go?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: What is this and where does it go?

Found its home!
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by Dan-Lincs
Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What is this and where does it go?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: What is this and where does it go?

Driver side rail it too wide
by Dan-Lincs
Fri Apr 26, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What is this and where does it go?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: What is this and where does it go?

They already have plastic inserts in the end
by Dan-Lincs
Fri Apr 26, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What is this and where does it go?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

Re: What is this and where does it go?

Ok let me go check...
by Dan-Lincs
Fri Apr 26, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What is this and where does it go?
Replies: 12
Views: 379

What is this and where does it go?

Ever since I've had the car this has been sitting in the arm rest... Any ideas where it should go?

And what the hell has the camera picked up on them window frames?! My hands and frames are not that colour!
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by Dan-Lincs
Thu Apr 25, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: compression test results opinions
Replies: 39
Views: 1441

Re: compression test results opinions

You can get a used fob off ebay (£10) and program it to work with the central locking your self (instructions how to do so are accessable if your a club member), ordered a new fob case and blank key blade off eBay (£4). I then got my transponder in my current working key 'cloned' (£30 and local key ...
by Dan-Lincs
Thu Apr 25, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 21236
Views: 764796

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

New remote fob coded to car, transponder cloned for £30 and cut by local key dude. Just waiting on a second fob to arrive then get it cut and that's the keys all sorted
by Dan-Lincs
Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: compression test results opinions
Replies: 39
Views: 1441

Re: compression test results opinions

Got some pictures?
by Dan-Lincs
Wed Apr 24, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Killed it :(
Replies: 18
Views: 735

Re: Killed it :(

Fixed! Different vehicle entirely, can't get used to the instant starting both hot and cold, less vibration at idle, pulls much much harder to the red line. Crunch on gear change from 2nd to 3rd at high rpm has totally vanished aswell, not sure the reason for that tho? Roll on the tear down of the o...
by Dan-Lincs
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Killed it :(
Replies: 18
Views: 735

Re: Killed it :(

Picking it up tomorrow fingers crossed. Can't wait to get back in it, lonely spot on the driveway without it here
by Dan-Lincs
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: Killed it :(
Replies: 18
Views: 735

Re: Killed it :(

Got a text from Bigpete today saying the new engine is in and shes ready for collection (He had a 231 engine in stock with compression of around 7), he did notice that I had 1 x broken spring on the rear and shocks were in bad shape so hes replaced them as well.. Top man!

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