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by Wires
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Wires' 12a Turbo
Replies: 108
Views: 15725

Re: Wires' 12a Turbo

It's deffo a leak from the exhaust manifold, sounded way worse than at the weekend. Will start stripping it down tomorrow. She still fires up though, so its all progress.
by Wires
Mon Aug 20, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Wires' 12a Turbo
Replies: 108
Views: 15725

Re: Wires' 12a Turbo

Exhaust leak was my first guess, but I couldn't quite pinpoint it, will have another listen tonight.

Turbo: pretty sure it is.
by Wires
Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Wires' 12a Turbo
Replies: 108
Views: 15725

Re: Wires' 12a Turbo

Well she runs! After throwing some old but dry plugs in, she fired up, then instantly died as I touched the CAS. Closer inspection revealed that the wires in bad condition where they enter, so a quick solder job and she fired right up. Adjusted the CAS all the way to the right and she ran a lot bett...
by Wires
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Wires' 12a Turbo
Replies: 108
Views: 15725

Re: Wires' 12a Turbo

Injectors have arrived, will get them in over the next few days and see if she runs. Gonnna have to re-use one of the two 'spares' as I could only source 3 new ones. half of my new wheels have arrived, one has a small amount of curb rash but nothing major, gonna get them refurbed and painted bronze....
by Wires
Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Wires' 12a Turbo
Replies: 108
Views: 15725

Re: Wires' 12a Turbo

So I'm trying to track down the injector part numbers. The original engine builder has size written down as 720cc primary and 850cc secondary. The number on the injectors are all partially worn, I've managed to source the 720's, but I couldn't get a full number on the 850's. After finding a list of ...
by Wires
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Wires' 12a Turbo
Replies: 108
Views: 15725

Re: Wires' 12a Turbo

So! After a long hiatus due to moving house and various other things, I'm finally back to getting this thing running. I've just had the injectors checked and 2 of them were completely goosed, but the tester recommended replacing all of them. So, where is the best place to pick up 2x 720cc and 2x 850...
by Wires
Mon Jul 16, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Players Classic 2018 - Goodwood - 23rd & 24th June
Replies: 4
Views: 103

Re: Players Classic 2018 - Goodwood - 23rd & 24th June

That's my mates Mk3 Supra (that towed the FB home from a show haha)

Looked like a great show, will try to get down to this next year I think.
by Wires
Mon May 14, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: A Kiwis Series 3
Replies: 206
Views: 64545

Re: A Kiwis Series 3

looking good man, freshly blasted bits are always a nice step forward :)