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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1725 on: December 06, 2017, 09:25:46 PM »
One day I might get the time too cut cars up and stick bits back on but for now, hotwheels tracks will have to do


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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1726 on: December 07, 2017, 05:19:44 AM »
Yeah shiftwork..as much as i hate it is does have some benefits....shift premium and more time off....but its 5.15 am and i got 12hr in the prawn factory in front of me...erghhh. but come 6pm off til monday night. I work in the prawn industry lol.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1727 on: December 08, 2017, 08:34:29 PM »
Funny thing happened today...i may have got lucky...not used to it...theres bound to be summit wrong but after an hour check over cant seem to find anything...logged onto copart and the car i was after as a donor had risen sharply so i had a cheeky 1 bid on this and won...oops i thought so loaded up the Shogun and went n got it...rather nice 69k 1.8 vvt mx5 2.5 spec ed Arizona...cheap...got 4.1 torsen lsd..heated leather seat and mot til oct...i wont be breaking it for the seats and hood...cat n though.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1728 on: December 08, 2017, 08:37:27 PM »
Carpet is a bit dirty  ;) ;D
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1729 on: December 08, 2017, 08:46:17 PM »
Blimin salvage yard just mud...fine silt type. Someones boots...got to jetwash Shogun n trailer and dropped a ratchet strap in puddle...well dodgy people buying cars and just driving straight onto road...mad.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1730 on: December 13, 2017, 04:47:29 PM »
PPI. Payout...woohoo...not quite an rx7 rebuild but well half ha ha....started to realise being crap with money and partying in my 20s quite profitable in my 40s.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1731 on: December 13, 2017, 05:20:56 PM »
Congrats, an unexpected bonus from your youth  ;) :13:
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1732 on: December 13, 2017, 05:21:46 PM »
Lol...got a few more in pipeline too...nice xmas surprise...

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1733 on: December 14, 2017, 07:20:41 PM »
PPI. Payout...woohoo...not quite an rx7 rebuild but well half ha ha....started to realise being crap with money and partying in my 20s quite profitable in my 40s.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1734 on: December 14, 2017, 07:41:50 PM »
Yes ive done a few, these 2 are the last 1s old credit cards...had ppi on an old mortgage too...its been rather lucrative.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1735 on: January 06, 2018, 03:06:47 PM »
Back from Oz. Flat battery. Jump pack on..vroom vroom..up to 84deg C.. drove around estate to clean brake rotors all good. Battery on charge but prob buy a new 1.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1736 on: January 06, 2018, 05:34:45 PM »
Welcome back to the UK Jon. Must be a bit of a shock after the temps down in Oz  :)
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1737 on: January 06, 2018, 06:38:07 PM »
Its blimin freezing here...cant get warm and jet lagged to hell..just woke up only sat down on sofa  for a coffee...mad

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1738 on: January 07, 2018, 03:20:39 PM »
Funny thing happened today...i may have got lucky...not used to it...theres bound to be summit wrong but after an hour check over cant seem to find anything...logged onto copart and the car i was after as a donor had risen sharply so i had a cheeky 1 bid on this and won...oops i thought so loaded up the Shogun and went n got it...rather nice 69k 1.8 vvt mx5 2.5 spec ed Arizona...cheap...got 4.1 torsen lsd..heated leather seat and mot til oct...i wont be breaking it for the seats and hood...cat n though.

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How much??

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #1739 on: January 07, 2018, 03:23:59 PM »
Lol...600 for this 1...and 310 for the actual donor for the s special ive got to pick up tomoz as this 1 is to good to break. I have an account so if you find a nc...i can buy it for you.

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92 FD rx7 Twins 13.5psi. Track car
94 Westfield Se 231 rx8 street port powered. Race car
EAT SLEEP ROTOR REPEAT.