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by richrx
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: RX7 Suspension, Handling and Brakes
Topic: S3 Brake Pad Source?
Replies: 7
Views: 43

Re: S3 Brake Pad Source?

The important bit is the dimensions. Most listings on the Bay of E are seriously fucked up and will give you the wrong thing! 128 (width) x 45 (height) x 14 (thickness) is what you want. If you use RockAuto, huge selection. Cheapest option I could find was £12.47 shipped to the UK (plus whatever HM...
by richrx
Tue Jan 15, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: RX7 Suspension, Handling and Brakes
Topic: S3 Brake Pad Source?
Replies: 7
Views: 43

Re: S3 Brake Pad Source?

I have a s3, fronts are 130mm wide, tears 107mm wide. Double check size on the items as they often quite different sizes of pads on mine. https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F232714688608 https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co....
by richrx
Mon Jan 14, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: Rotaries on Youtube
Topic: Rx8 ownership and rebuild....
Replies: 5
Views: 71

Re: Rx8 ownership and rebuild....

I've never rebuilt one, or opened up an engine so only have others for information. From a layman's point of view I would be disappointed in 30k from a 4k rebuild, as it appears miles rather than time have resulted in low compression. Although in the circumstances I know the maintenance of the engin...
by richrx
Sun Jan 13, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Rotaries on Youtube
Topic: Rx8 ownership and rebuild....
Replies: 5
Views: 71

Rx8 ownership and rebuild....

I enjoyed this guys series of videos, guys at Rotary Revs seem decent, some nice accidental information on a certain engine builder, which is maybe deliberate but subtle?

It is pretty basic... But rotary content 0-0

I'll link to video 1...

https://youtu.be/E33JaUne4cI


Rich
by richrx
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:25 pm
Forum: RX7 Exterior
Topic: Window washer weak
Replies: 8
Views: 175

Re: Window washer weak

Also worth checking the wiring going to the motor? I think mine are actually pretty decent it was the super motor that needed attention...


Rich
by richrx
Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: 2nd Gen RX7 General Chat
Topic: The 2nd gen Breaker Thread
Replies: 10
Views: 695

Re: The 2nd gen Breaker Thread

Looks as good condition as mine -haha-

I'm getting worried :?

Rich
by richrx
Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:31 am
Forum: Restoration - Tips and Techniques
Topic: Youtube restorations
Replies: 13
Views: 226

Re: Youtube restorations

You can not go far wrong with this guy.....covers everything:- https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=aaron+cake+rebuild I've been watching a few of these videos now, what he lacks in on-screen persona ( is that the right word) he makes up with detail. Exactly what I've been looking for and i...
by richrx
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Restoration - Tips and Techniques
Topic: Youtube restorations
Replies: 13
Views: 226

Re: Youtube restorations

Yeah ok thsts low, lower than fb's I would thinking which is surprising!!

Extra reason to save mine


Rich
by richrx
Sat Dec 29, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Restoration - Tips and Techniques
Topic: Youtube restorations
Replies: 13
Views: 226

Re: Youtube restorations

I did put a few pics up when I got it, it's certainly not roadworthy, didn't realise there were so few?

I know coupe t2's are rare but convertibles too?

Rich
by richrx
Sat Dec 29, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Restoration - Tips and Techniques
Topic: Youtube restorations
Replies: 13
Views: 226

Re: Youtube restorations

Excellent, I've seen his site and it's very good... Ill start working through his videos!

I enjoy a series though that shows progress and detail...

Rich