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by DB RX63
Wed Jun 13, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: KIMI 2 - 1983 Series 2
Replies: 114
Views: 50410

Re: KIMI 2 - 1983 Series 2

It is probably from the threaded boss where the oil line is connected, they tend to get over tightened, split then leak. I had the same issue on my Elford. I got it repaired by welding a new boss onto the rad, a decent ally fabrication company can do this for you. Always use an ally washer, copper i...
by DB RX63
Thu Jun 07, 2018 10:28 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Rear hatch struts - regas as good as new
Replies: 42
Views: 4563

Re: Rear hatch struts - regas as good as new

KiwiDave wrote:
Thu Jun 07, 2018 1:30 am
Air brake capability like a Veyron??
Now there's a thought...........
by DB RX63
Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Rear hatch struts - regas as good as new
Replies: 42
Views: 4563

Re: Rear hatch struts - regas as good as new

I've 2 new strongarm struts on the rally car rear hatch which is polycarbonate so nearly flies off the car when they go up, need a real push to shut the hatch !
by DB RX63
Wed May 23, 2018 8:20 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Retro Rides Weekender, Goodwood 19-20 May 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 1191

Re: Retro Rides Weekender, Goodwood 19-20 May 2018

DB RX63 wrote:
Wed Dec 13, 2017 8:20 pm
Def up for this, only 2 hrs away for me.
Ooopps missed it.

Busy building a rally car............
by DB RX63
Fri May 18, 2018 7:15 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Mazda UK 7/7 Rotary Day - **REGISTRATION CLOSING 12 JUNE**
Replies: 45
Views: 1139

Re: Mazda UK 7/7 Rotary Day to Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the launch of the RX-7

Bugger, in Le Mans for the 24Hr Classic..................
by DB RX63
Wed May 16, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: Clutch Slave Cylinder Bleed Nipple
Replies: 0
Views: 72

Clutch Slave Cylinder Bleed Nipple

Hi Chaps,

Can one of you clever peeps tell me the thread spec of the S3 clutch slave bleed nipple ?

I don't have one to measure, but need to order one.

Ta

DB
by DB RX63
Wed May 09, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Spotters Corner & The 1st Gen Register
Topic: RX7 1st Gen UK / Ireland Location List April 2016
Replies: 9
Views: 1825

Re: RX7 1st Gen UK / Ireland Location List April 2016

Quick update Codge, S3 no 159 is now most definitely white !
by DB RX63
Wed May 09, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Keith's red S1
Replies: 49
Views: 1028

Re: Keith's red S1

Hmmm 🤔 this is all new to me!! These are brand new Oz spec handles from my collection, same part number as US and Japan. I checked in the parts booms Do UK ones look the same? JPEG_20160604_230426_-589365565.jpg Unfortunately UK ones are not the same, I have two sets of these US spec handles, they ...
by DB RX63
Wed May 02, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Rear hatch struts - regas as good as new
Replies: 42
Views: 4563

Re: Rear hatch struts - regas as good as new

I've used the Strongaarm struts, they are fine, do a good job and I think swapping the electrics might be easier than you think. (not that I have done it !)
by DB RX63
Wed May 02, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: 1975 RX-4 SEDAN - BUILD THREAD - SCABSY
Replies: 68
Views: 1783

Re: 1975 RX-4 SEDAN - BUILD THREAD - SCABSY

I used a roll over jig on the rally car, so much easier to get at everything.