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by Tim
Thu Dec 04, 2008 12:13 pm
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: Recaro Seats
Replies: 12
Views: 2797

Re: Recaro Seats

its not so much the runners, as the design of the seat. the roccos runners are welded to the floorpan and the seat slides up and down in between. if you had a desire for any particular seats its not beyond rocket science to make them fit- even stevie wonder could bastardise the rocco seat frame to i...
by Tim
Thu Dec 04, 2008 12:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Sciroccos are great
Replies: 8
Views: 1420

Re: Sciroccos are great

not drive it for a week or two???!

jesus, i haven't driven mine since november 06, should be bloody amazing!
by Tim
Wed Nov 19, 2008 5:37 pm
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: Brake bleeding!
Replies: 6
Views: 1567

Re: Brake bleeding!

by now you've probably changed the car!! but.. blow lamp and a wire brush.. brush all the shitzen off it, heat it up -no, not until it glows- just 30secs or so, then employ said mole grips
by Tim
Tue Nov 18, 2008 6:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Fibre glass bonnets
Replies: 41
Views: 11062

Re: Fibre glass bonnets

right.. i should log on more often.. yes, i'll have one. as for delivery im assuming that once someone has made the moulds good a bodyshop local to yourself is making them?? or similar. in which case, i'll just drive up and collect it. it'l cost me £30 or so in paraffin to get there but at least the...
by Tim
Tue Nov 18, 2008 6:08 pm
Forum: Project diaries
Topic: Tarmac Terrorist
Replies: 10
Views: 3812

Re: Tarmac Terrorist

well...

ap racing calipers are looking good for the front

david still hasnt got my brakes

and i need a fkn manifold and port it.

oh, and dont buy a T25 van as a project.. iv lost money just by swearing at it.. it will soon be a very rare bird - scrap tit
by Tim
Tue Nov 18, 2008 6:02 pm
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: k-jet manifold
Replies: 6
Views: 1561

Re: k-jet manifold

right, ok , ok i'll capitulate a little... during the summer i had a garage clear out as scrap prices had gone through the roof -managed to cram 400 kilos into the old volvo!! which btw, weighed exactly 1400kgs when empty.. anyway, happy days.. when sifting through said stuff in the garage i remembe...
by Tim
Mon Nov 17, 2008 8:50 pm
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: k-jet manifold
Replies: 6
Views: 1561

k-jet manifold

due to an unfortunate incident involving a trip to the local scrap metal dealers i need an inlet manifold.. smirk all you like, but anyone got one loitering in their garage? david?! and does anyone remember which throttle body to use?? i seem to think it was an audi 80 sport but i cant be sure, and ...
by Tim
Sun Sep 28, 2008 11:20 am
Forum: Project diaries
Topic: Tarmac Terrorist
Replies: 10
Views: 3812

Re: Tarmac Terrorist

well, five months have passed and not a vast amount has happened! I've sold my front brake conversion to David -I wil post them this week!- and I'm keeping my engine and box. although ideally not the ultimate option, its strong and goes like hell so I'll save my money. Next march I'm starting to hil...
by Tim
Tue Sep 02, 2008 9:11 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: XENON H4 MEGA BRIGHT BLUE TINT CAR HEADLIGHT BULBS
Replies: 8
Views: 2155

Re: XENON H4 MEGA BRIGHT BLUE TINT CAR HEADLIGHT BULBS

me thinks they would be sh1t!

for about 100 you can actually but a full xenon kit for H4's
by Tim
Fri Aug 29, 2008 4:37 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: £500
Replies: 6
Views: 1957

Re: £500

iv a rolling road print out for you. alas, it is devoid of manifolds so cant be heard running.. fear not, u can at least see the head work down the ports. it was built for hillclimbing so the grunt is phenomenal, peak torque is just over 140 ft/lbs at 1500rpm and stays flat at 125ft/lbs right up to ...