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by gt_james
Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:18 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Teenager with an S3
Replies: 100
Views: 39246

Teenager with an S3

Hi everyone, I'm still fairly new here. I'm James, I'm a 19yo apprentice, I live in Pershore, worcs. Last November I bought my second car... an S3 RX7 FB. It had been off the road for a while, and last winter I got it on the road again, with a fair bit of help from my dad :lol: I fetched it on a tra...
by gt_james
Thu Sep 04, 2014 8:53 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Rexanne!
Replies: 254
Views: 69191

Re: Rexanne!

What's happening with this car now? I spotted it a long time ago in Worcester and it was the first one i'd seen in the flesh!
by gt_james
Thu Sep 04, 2014 7:30 pm
Forum: RX7 Rides and projects
Topic: Mello Yello
Replies: 199
Views: 64575

Re: Mello Yello

I only just found your thread, gutted your day ended like that :cry: was great to meat you and your car looked great one the hill :)
by gt_james
Mon Sep 01, 2014 8:56 pm
Forum: Rotary Engines....
Topic: Help Ive flooded my engine and can't start it
Replies: 12
Views: 3037

Re: Help Ive flooded my engine and can't start it

Yeah it was great to get it to Retro Rides:)
well my beetle is a 1303 super that is my first car and my daily driver. My friend has one and he had a spark plug fly out the head, which aparently isn't uncommon. so since i've been very easy on tightening plugs haha. I don't think my picture worked :(
by gt_james
Mon Sep 01, 2014 6:43 pm
Forum: Rotary Engines....
Topic: Help Ive flooded my engine and can't start it
Replies: 12
Views: 3037

Re: Help Ive flooded my engine and can't start it

Thank you all for the replies. I had disabled the fuel line, but by connecting the pipe to a can not the carb. The battery died so over night I charged it over night and my dad told me to put the plugs in the oven. Then in the morning I turned the engine over lots more, then put more oil in the smal...
by gt_james
Mon Sep 01, 2014 6:30 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Retro Rides Gathering - 31st August 2014 - Shelsley Walsh
Replies: 164
Views: 22325

Re: Retro Rides Gathering - 31st August 2014 - Shelsley Wals

Had a fantastic day yesterday (apart from the sunburn :oops: ) was great to meet you all and chat, and to see so many other (much nicer :D ) first gens

James
by gt_james
Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:02 pm
Forum: Rotary Engines....
Topic: Help Ive flooded my engine and can't start it
Replies: 12
Views: 3037

Help Ive flooded my engine and can't start it

I flooded my engine so I took out the plugs, turned the engine over for a while. I cleaned up the plugs and put them back and then poured oil down the small carb barrels then turned over. There still seems to be no compression and It wont start. Ive pulled the plugs and cleaned and tried again a few...
by gt_james
Sat Aug 30, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Retro Rides Gathering - 31st August 2014 - Shelsley Walsh
Replies: 164
Views: 22325

Re: Retro Rides Gathering - 31st August 2014 - Shelsley Wals

HELP PLEASE I'm hoping to bring my car tomorrow, but I flooded it and can't get it started. It was my fault flooding it :oops: , I turned it over without plugs, then poured oil down the carb but I couldn't get it started, It looks like It probably won't make it tomorrow but if there's anyone who cou...
by gt_james
Tue Aug 19, 2014 12:06 am
Forum: Car Shows & Meets
Topic: Retro Rides Gathering - 31st August 2014 - Shelsley Walsh
Replies: 164
Views: 22325

Re: Retro Rides Gathering - 31st August 2014 - Shelsley Wals

Hi there, I'm planning on coming on Sunday, would there be any space for my S3? I've only just seen this thread, I'm too quiet on this forum:L