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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 8:21 pm 
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About 6 years ago i got this car i don't do many miles just lan partys and running a round i do about 1000 miles a year it 73000 at the moment but i have decided to do some work on it ..
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So far rebuilt the seals and also lots of other welding on the floor pans and wish bones and anti roll bar bushes and rear shocks and also lowering springs 30mm boge


Some rust needs to be sorted and some work on paint needs to be sorted i just thought i would share this with you
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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 8:24 pm 
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very nice, just maybe loose the brapbrap mirrors and lexarse lights.

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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 8:37 pm 
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Lol i remember wondering what those M3s in crome would look like on a car, now i know. Lol Very clean example of an Si I like it. But yeah personally prefer tinted or standard lights nowadays when I look bad on my old lexus lights lol

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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 9:17 pm 
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looks good but lights a bit much i did have some but now they of the car

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PostPosted: Wed May 26, 2010 10:11 pm 
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I hope your going to do something InSane with it :)

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PostPosted: Thu May 27, 2010 6:25 am 
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i have some ideas i do like the mirrors and the rear lights at the moment but could change over the next few months i still got the old bits .. also i put the alloy wheels on the weekend but need to get 4 wheel nuts as the guy only had 8 + locking nuts so i had to drive carefully back :)(Using ford nomal wheel nuts)
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Eye lids and side graphic may use but just some ideas
Over the next few months i have some work to sort out
Speed o sensor bit snap off in gearbox so as the unit has a metal roller pin with come out its going to a mates to be removed it a gear box out job (my fualt lol)
also with some instrument cluster lights not showing i will have to look at this been told that fusebox can be a problem with them ..


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PostPosted: Thu May 27, 2010 7:06 am 
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good base :)

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PostPosted: Thu May 27, 2010 7:06 pm 
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nice si, lexus lights aint my thing either but if you like em' then thats all that matters, your choice of wheels makes for a healthy change over the norm everyone goes for, they look good.

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PostPosted: Fri May 28, 2010 6:32 pm 
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looks like a pretty good base to start with buddy, hope you enjoy your stay here :thumbsup:


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PostPosted: Fri May 28, 2010 6:35 pm 
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onslack wrote:
looks like a pretty good base to start with buddy, hope you enjoy your stay here :thumbsup:


yes every one is nice .

first car forum i been a member of so this new to me nomal gaming forums stuff like that ..


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PostPosted: Fri May 28, 2010 6:48 pm 
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Onslack and cs detailing are very nice boys :gheeyyy:

Car looks like a nice base mate keep us updated on the progress :thumbsup:

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PostPosted: Sat May 29, 2010 12:14 pm 
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PostPosted: Sat May 29, 2010 12:17 pm 
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very nice and clean

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PostPosted: Sat May 29, 2010 12:56 pm 
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very nice, just maybe loose the brapbrap mirrors and lexarse lights.

i dont know why but the "brap brap" comment on the mirrors makes me laugh, im gonna use this saying and claim it as my own lol :lolz:

i guess my car has just got plain brap brap(m3) mirrors

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 01, 2010 9:45 pm 
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i had the rattle on the exhaust done to day also speed sensor broke off in the gearbox and that has been done .

just the electric to do .. :(


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 02, 2010 8:04 pm 
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Nice si mate. As said, lights and mirrors back to standard but apart from that, very nice :thumbsup:

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 02, 2010 8:24 pm 
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may have sorted the electric part also fitted this too day
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 02, 2010 8:54 pm 
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thats pretty cool :thumbsup:


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 02, 2010 9:09 pm 
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Thats pretty cool mate 8-)

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 02, 2010 9:11 pm 
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Painting Brake Calipers and hubs was thinking ding this the weekend got a wire bush bit for a drill then brake cleanner and the red Hammerite Smooth Finish is that the best way i will masking tape the wheel threads too


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