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by KiwiDave
Sat Sep 21, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: 1st gen Showroom
Topic: One can only dream
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: One can only dream

spirit r wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 5:37 pm
KiwiDave wrote:
Fri Sep 20, 2019 12:55 am
It is not broken Thomas, I believe it is a functional modification :thumbup:
Seeing through Dave, was just for fun ;s;
Underestimating your sense of humor there Thomas. :lol: :thumbup:
by KiwiDave
Fri Sep 20, 2019 12:55 am
Forum: 1st gen Showroom
Topic: One can only dream
Replies: 10
Views: 195

Re: One can only dream

spirit r wrote:
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:27 am
MelloYello wrote:
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:33 pm
Living the dream -haha-
Your broken hood latch system stop your dream -haha-
It is not broken Thomas, I believe it is a functional modification :thumbup:
by KiwiDave
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: Rotaries on Youtube
Topic: Don't jump Rodney!
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Re: Don't jump Rodney!

Cool. A few faces there that are no longer with us. Strange hearing Andy Kaufman not being Latka. The RX-7 was cool as well :thumbup:
by KiwiDave
Tue Aug 20, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: 2nd Gen RX7 Technical
Topic: Fuel consumption - MPG - S5 TII
Replies: 5
Views: 339

Re: Fuel consumption - MPG - S5 TII

Impressive. I remember being appalled by the fuel consumption of my S5 turbo back home. This was compared to a 12a bridge port on a Nikki with mechanical secondaries which meant I could cruise round on primaries all day so I could return 30 mpg without too much trouble (but not a lot of excitement)....
by KiwiDave
Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Retro Rides Gathering Sunday 18th August 2019 at Shelsley Walsh
Replies: 59
Views: 2148

Re: Retro Rides Gathering Sunday 18th August 2019 at Shelsley Walsh

Someone has been paying attention during Blue Peter then :clap: Icing only adds weight and will also affect the drag coefficient. rdg
by KiwiDave
Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 438
Views: 101514

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

ian65 wrote:
Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:20 pm
what size wheels / tyres are they Dave?
Lotus Eclat/Elite. 14x7 et25 195/60. sya
by KiwiDave
Sat Aug 17, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 438
Views: 101514

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

I used to use something similar to this when i used to restore Spitfires to balance their twin Su's https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/STE-Carburettor-Synchrometer-Air-Flow-Meter-SK-40-42-45-48-SU-Weber-Dellorto-ADV/264269309167?hash=item3d87ada4ef:g:utkAAOSwjXNaW3~j I went with the Gunson option in the en...
by KiwiDave
Sat Aug 17, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR
Replies: 438
Views: 101514

Re: TWiR 1986 S3 TWR

Retro boots back on for RRG 2019. These have not been on the car for a couple of years. Long story short, a couple of local tire fitting establishments couldn't get the wheels to balance properly so they laid the blame (squarely) ;) on the lack of roundness in the wheel department. Wheel straighteni...
by KiwiDave
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: RADWOOD @Goodwood 11 August 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 142

Re: RADWOOD @Goodwood 11 August 2019

MelloYello wrote:
Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:00 pm

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You are just TOO rad bro th:
by KiwiDave
Thu Aug 15, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Parts For Sale
Topic: Rear Window Strut - Strongarm
Replies: 5
Views: 292

Re: Rear Window Strut - Strongarm

Select the strongarm option from the drop down. https://www.rockauto.com/en/catalog/mazda,1985,rx-7,1.1l+r2,1192294,body,lift+support,1404 One is actually sufficient if you don't want to mess with replacing the electrics on the other side. They do come with instructions as to how it;s done though. I...

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