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by DB RX63
Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: KIMI 2 - 1983 Series 2
Replies: 149
Views: 53010

Re: KIMI 2 - 1983 Series 2

One question, when the oil cooler was refurbed, did you have the threaded bosses on the cooler replaced ? On the Elford I had the spigots replaced. They can have undetectable cracks which leak under pressure and further tightening the oil hoses just makes the matter worse. merlin motorsport sell the...
by DB RX63
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: KIMI 2 - 1983 Series 2
Replies: 149
Views: 53010

Re: KIMI 2 - 1983 Series 2

Gents, Never use PTFE tape, it can get in the oilways and cause blockages. And we all know what can happen then. Like Ian said, I used Loctite 577 thread sealer on the rally car fuel and oil lines. Where I hadn't used it I had a few small leaks, once cleaned and refitted with the Loctite it complete...
by DB RX63
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Motorsport Videos
Topic: Rod Millen 1982 RAC Rally
Replies: 6
Views: 313

Re: Rod Millen 1982 RAC Rally

This is a great post! Strange to see the nikki in the engine bay. I wonder if GpA rules allowed for re jetting the carb? Dave, They made a lot of mods to the carb, what precisely they did I have no idea, but the engine is ported, so it would need plenty of juice. The homologation papers don't give ...
by DB RX63
Sun Nov 18, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Motorsport Videos
Topic: Rod Millen 1982 RAC Rally
Replies: 6
Views: 313

Rod Millen 1982 RAC Rally

Hi chaps,

I found this video the other day, sound quality is so 80's..............

[YouTube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkTAtcGjWOE[/YouTube]

Interesting nonetheless.
by DB RX63
Fri Nov 16, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Goodwood Revival
Replies: 2
Views: 253

Re: Goodwood Revival

Revival is very busy, but then so is Members, but has less razzamadaz.
by DB RX63
Mon Nov 12, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: The Latest 1st gen sightings
Replies: 3277
Views: 220184

Re: The Latest 1st gen sightings

Here is a great looking gen 3 example in my favourite colour blue. At £9995 it is pricey https://www.carandclassic.co.uk/car/C1050728 Looks lovely ... Rich I think I saw this at WGT a little while back. It was very clean, interior was near perfect some considerable work had been done I was told.
by DB RX63
Tue Sep 11, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Mud Flaps
Replies: 11
Views: 595

Re: Mud Flaps

I'll be gentle with it............. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by DB RX63
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Mud Flaps
Replies: 11
Views: 595

Re: Mud Flaps

It's getting there:

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Not much more to do before it goes off to the professor, Mr Gardner for an exhaust and commissioning.
by DB RX63
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Mud Flaps
Replies: 11
Views: 595

Re: Mud Flaps

Thanks chaps, much appreciated.
by DB RX63
Sun Sep 09, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Mud Flaps
Replies: 11
Views: 595

Re: Mud Flaps

Anyone ?

I'd be really grateful if someone could find 5 minutes to take a few measurements ?

Thanks chaps.