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by ian65
Sat Jul 21, 2018 11:32 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Ashover Classic Car & Bike Show - Peak District - 22nd July 2018
Replies: 7
Views: 172

Re: Ashover Classic Car & Bike Show - Peak District - 22nd July 2018

I might have a blast up there for a couple of hours
by ian65
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: 2nd Gen RX7 General Chat
Topic: The Latest 2nd gen sightings
Replies: 39
Views: 8774

Re: The Latest 2nd gen sightings

TII spares or repair for sale Norfolk

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Mazda-RX7/25 ... Sw7mpbT0oN
by ian65
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Keith's red S1
Replies: 52
Views: 1279

Re: Keith's red S1

I've moved the discussion on mots to another section to clean up your thread Keith... not that it helps with the plate... I think you may still need to get it mot'd to get it off :?
by ian65
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo
Replies: 421
Views: 92906

Re: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo

DKWW2000 wrote:
Mon Jul 16, 2018 8:24 pm
They look great....all go for RR now, was the AM easy to fit?
yeah, I haven't connected the sensor as it's for my TII swap.. the Elford doesn't have a Lambda bung
by ian65
Mon Jul 16, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Project London Bridge
Replies: 98
Views: 38174

Re: Project London Bridge

KYPREO wrote:
Mon Jul 16, 2018 2:19 am
PS yeas ago Ian did a great writeup on how the 1st gen power steer works which is pretty similar to the FCs in application: http://www.ausrotary.com/viewtopic.php?t=211744
I’d forgotten I’d written that :shock: that was a good few years ago
by ian65
Sun Jul 15, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Project London Bridge
Replies: 98
Views: 38174

Re: Project London Bridge

I know that PAS on 1st gens uses a speed sensor built into the speedo and I think that FC's probably do as well. You could use it on full assistance or maybe you could introduce a valve to reduce the flow of power steering fluid through the lines ( a bit like the idea of a manual boost control valve...
by ian65
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo
Replies: 421
Views: 92906

Re: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo

Inspired by my successes with the clutch and turbo gasket I decided to fit my new gauges. I bought a radio blanking panel off Ebay and cut 3 holes in it with a tank cutter...a little bit of extra trimming to the holes to help the new gauges slot in... https://i.imgur.com/yo2cpCJh.jpg then fixed my o...
by ian65
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo
Replies: 421
Views: 92906

Re: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo

Next job was to sort out the soft clutch pedal... it's been getting steadily worse over the last couple of years so today I changed the slave...

Easy job

Image

massive difference th:
by ian65
Sun Jul 15, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo
Replies: 421
Views: 92906

Re: 1986 Series 3 Elford Turbo

As anyone who's been following this thread will know, work on this car and my plans to finish my 13BT conversion came to a screeching halt last October when my daughters Mini took up unexpected residency in my garage with a blown engine. This week I've finally got rid of the thing and can at last ge...