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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2400 on: May 30, 2019, 02:51:50 PM »
Goona go and juice up and find some lanes...but had a few blasts on way home...she feels pretty planted on the road wheels...running full soft on rear 3 click on fronts...dont feel like driving a plank of wood.
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2401 on: May 30, 2019, 04:28:37 PM »
All driving fine...shake n bake is best description...crawling along in traffic with occassional blast..shes stiff and crashy on road. But boosting fine. Temps in check and brakes awesome...handling feels a million times better...
Maybe do the rotary only session to see how she is on track...if still wayward then back to 10 8 springs.
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2402 on: May 30, 2019, 04:36:01 PM »
Fantastic news !

Really pleased for you bud!

Does that mean youre still up for scaring the sh** outta me at JDM on one of your track sessions?
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2403 on: May 30, 2019, 05:06:38 PM »
Im gonna do the Rotary only sess..
3 steady laps....then slowly build up corner speed...if ok put the hammer down.
So yep...time to put the track wheels on.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2404 on: May 30, 2019, 05:15:22 PM »
Ok...me likes.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2405 on: May 30, 2019, 05:22:01 PM »
Looks like it means business
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2406 on: May 30, 2019, 05:31:12 PM »
Im gonna do the Rotary only sess..
3 steady laps....then slowly build up corner speed...if ok put the hammer down.
So yep...time to put the track wheels on.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2407 on: May 30, 2019, 05:39:13 PM »
I know...ill follow you Wayne for a few laps...lol

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2408 on: May 30, 2019, 05:39:52 PM »
Ok...me likes.

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Looks like it means business
Yep giving me stress.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2409 on: May 30, 2019, 07:20:00 PM »
Now im happy...new r888r on back...death down trading estate....grip n grunt back...plus epic squeaky brakes. I can boot it in 1st transistion to 2nd no slip....i wonder if the a048s have gone off...
Few roundabout roundy roundys its planted...
1 steady lap then hammer down Jamie.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2410 on: May 30, 2019, 07:21:00 PM »
And its dirty and i chipped a bit of paint...dusty new wheels.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2411 on: May 30, 2019, 07:45:47 PM »
Great news Jon - look forward to seeing you and the refreshed beast on Saturday. I'm aiming to leave the Premier Inn at Chippenham about 7.10-7.15am, so, subject to traffic, hope to get to stand about 7.30pm. My wife, Gwyn is coming along with me too  :)
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2412 on: May 30, 2019, 07:54:53 PM »
The car looks great Jon. Won't be there at JDM but looking forward to seeing it soon hopefully!
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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2413 on: May 30, 2019, 07:57:59 PM »
Cool. Not to sure if Sarah is comng..opps havent asked...i doubt it early start and she will be taking a spinny vibe class.

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Re: BOOSTED FD BUILD.
« Reply #2414 on: May 30, 2019, 08:03:55 PM »
Thanks Guys...im going on track...see how she is...

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