Wiggles Galaxy grey 231

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ChrisHolmes
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Re: Wiggles Galaxy grey 231

Post by ChrisHolmes » Wed Feb 20, 2019 9:47 pm

Wow that was quick!
Bridge Ported 231
Light weight Flywheel
Tein MonoSports with EDFC Active
Racing Beat F&R ARBs
Racing Brake 4 Pot Front Calipers
Racing Brake two piece slotted & drilled discs
LED Rear Lights
LED 3rd Brake light with blink effect
MazdaSpeed skirts
Safety Devices Full cage
Royal Steering wheel
Short shifter
Mishimoto Catch Tank

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wiggles
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Re: Wiggles Galaxy grey 231

Post by wiggles » Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:07 pm

Certainly was, got a Honda accord in part ex to run me aroutfor the next few months until my next car. 2.2 diesel does 40-50mpg and costs the same time tax for a year as 3 months did for the rx8....

Boring and slow though... But makes buying a house easier so needs must at the moment
Project thread Galaxy grey 231 - Street Port, Tein coilovers, decat, D585's, Cobra Catback whatever 9j wheels aren't broken at the moment and a massive wing

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Re: Wiggles Galaxy grey 231

Post by Nickp47 » Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:34 pm

The power of Facebook if I’m not mistaken?

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Re: Wiggles Galaxy grey 231

Post by wiggles » Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:08 pm

Yeah to be honest I had loads of interest in it, but with the starting issue and the bodywork needing work etc I was surprised it went so easily.

I do miss it but I'm about to buy my first house so money is tight but hopefully give it a few years and I'll have another... Now I've sold it and said that I expect they will be worth 10k in 5 years lol
Project thread Galaxy grey 231 - Street Port, Tein coilovers, decat, D585's, Cobra Catback whatever 9j wheels aren't broken at the moment and a massive wing

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Re: Wiggles Galaxy grey 231

Post by warpc0il » Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:36 pm

This is where the new owner finds an old 10mm socket rattling around in the intake hose and occasionally jamming the throttle body, or some equally implausible and dead-cheap-to-fix cause of the problem...
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