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by Proactive
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24145
Views: 916617

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

Also I’m try to convince myself not to buy the mishimoto Rx8 radiator and fans which have been reduced down on driftworks today If it helps with the decision, you might be interested to hear that there's been mixed reviews for the mishimoto Rx8 radiator and fans. The kit is really designed for drif...
by Proactive
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24145
Views: 916617

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

New redline gearbox oil today, judging from the state of the old oil its the first change in 53K
Never mind, just the diff to do and everything ticked off the listπŸ‘πŸ˜Ž
To top everything off new oven installed and Pizza for dinner.
Hooorrrraaahh

Simon
by Proactive
Sat Nov 21, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

He has also been working on a friends VX 220
Drop Forged Pistons, high lift cams, Borg Warner Turbo
Toyota 3sgte engine,
Sgs built dog gear box
Kaz diff
This car is a proper monster a money no object project for the lucky owner.
by Proactive
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

Wowwwwwww =D> Dont know why exhaust systems cost so much, this system was custom made this morning by a professional to the specification for sound and loudness wanted , total cost Β£420 Thats pretty good value Sent from my SM-N960F using Tapatalk Anyone wanting the details of the supplier let me know
by Proactive
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

I know its difficult to compare custom for differant cars but that seems expensive πŸ‘πŸ˜Ž
by Proactive
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

GreySilver Beast wrote: ↑
Sat Nov 21, 2020 12:42 pm
Wowwwwwww =D>
Dont know why exhaust systems cost so much, this system was custom made this morning by a professional to the specification for sound and loudness wanted , total cost Β£420
by Proactive
Sat Nov 21, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

New custom S/S exhaust made and fitted today
by Proactive
Fri Nov 20, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24145
Views: 916617

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

Trip to Conwy and Anglesey with her indoors.
Looks like good MPG, result, smiles per mile even better πŸ‘πŸ˜Ž
by Proactive
Tue Nov 17, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: RX-8 going up in value?
Replies: 26
Views: 786

Re: RX-8 going up in value?

I invested in my PZ purely for the love of the car and the desire to own another rx8. Dropped lucky in coming into contact with the PZ but in all honesty any car would have done. The last two and a half years of restoration means that it will likely be years before I could see a return on my invest...
by Proactive
Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

Reseating the perspex panels
by Proactive
Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: RX-8 going up in value?
Replies: 26
Views: 786

Re: RX-8 going up in value?

I invested in my PZ purely for the love of the car and the desire to own another rx8. Dropped lucky in coming into contact with the PZ but in all honesty any car would have done. The last two and a half years of restoration means that it will likely be years before I could see a return on my investm...
by Proactive
Sun Nov 15, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Shropshire / West Midlands Meet - Friday ***TBA***
Replies: 640
Views: 25247

Re: Shropshire / West Midlands Meet - Friday ***TBA***

Weather wasn't the best but just to be out enjoying the drive and meeting over a coffee, sod the weather.
Kinmel Bay to Bodelwyddan, Abergele, Llanrwst, Betws Y Coed, Trefriew, Dolgarrog, Tal Y Bont, Conwy, Llandudno Junction, Colwyn Bay, Abergele, Towyn, Kinmel Bay.
by Proactive
Sun Nov 15, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Social Meets
Topic: Shropshire / West Midlands Meet - Friday ***TBA***
Replies: 640
Views: 25247

Re: Shropshire / West Midlands Meet - Friday ***TBA***

Photo of today's day outπŸ‘πŸ˜Ž
by Proactive
Sat Nov 14, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

MARKTHOMASBRAND wrote: ↑
Sat Nov 14, 2020 1:58 pm
Even more impressive considering he doesn't work on cars for a living =D>
Just a hobby, well a passion, turning into an obsessionπŸ‘comes in very handy for my Car
by Proactive
Sat Nov 14, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

MARKTHOMASBRAND wrote: ↑
Sat Nov 14, 2020 9:47 am
Does your Son work in the car modding business :?:
No all self taught, used to be a pro downhill bike mechanic had our own bike shop years ago, and it's gone from there.
by Proactive
Sat Nov 14, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

Wilwood Hydraulic Clutch conversion today.
by Proactive
Fri Nov 13, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

His last one with a Renault Megane 2Lt Turbo
by Proactive
Fri Nov 13, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24145
Views: 916617

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

I tried plastic primer but it dried blotchy so removed that and used etch primer.
by Proactive
Thu Nov 12, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24145
Views: 916617

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

Fresh paint and lacquer
by Proactive
Thu Nov 12, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

You should have seen the last one!!!
This is what he does, give him a car with carpet and he has no interest at all.
His ultimate goal is to have a Skyline with a 2JZ
by Proactive
Thu Nov 12, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

It's his daily driver, we are off to the nurburgring in May hopefully, and he will track it on occasions but mostly it's his daily.
by Proactive
Thu Nov 12, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

Specification to date BODY Fully De-seamed and stitch welded shell Glass fibre Doors Tailgate and Bonnet Pure Motorsport Strenghening kit throughout. Sill Stands Full roll cage with Mark Fish strut weld ins. CM components roof scoop Full polycarbonate windows Aerocatches throughout SUSPENSION Spax R...
by Proactive
Wed Nov 11, 2020 8:16 pm
Forum: RX8 Photos and Videos
Topic: Show us an RX-8!
Replies: 65
Views: 3544

Re: Show us an RX-8!

My PZ
by Proactive
Tue Nov 10, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: The Other Car..
Topic: My Son's Clio Project
Replies: 28
Views: 754

Re: My Son's Clio Project

New Alternator installed and plumbed in tonight
by Proactive
Tue Nov 10, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: RX-8 Discussion
Topic: What have you done to your RX-8 today????
Replies: 24145
Views: 916617

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

The broken spacers are cheap crap that I should not have bought the replacements are Eibach
Torque settings 103

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