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Last time i raced it i smashed the uni..hence the CV upgrade. The best so far is 13.0@109 with stock turbo and with the new turbo have run 116mph on low boost.. Once i sort out the new computer, slot the rear cross-member and get some decent tires i will take it to WSID

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Keep me posted on when your getting close Pete,I should have the Corty ready to go back to WSID by the time your ready

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i'll keep ya posted phil. All we need then is to get Mick G and his XY GT and it will almost be like a class reunion

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The car now starts with a base Autronic map... hopefully by the middle of september it should be tuned at Unigroup

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special thanks to Phil (COS51E) for helping me get it started and my other mate Jeff M for the wiring

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special thanks to Phil (COS51E) for helping me get it started and my other mate Jeff M for the wiring

No Sweat Mate Its all in a days work Have you got it booked in for the tune yet?

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QUOTE ("COS51E No Sweat Mate [img)
{SMILIES_PATH}/icon_e_biggrin.gif Its all in a days work Have you got it booked in for the tune yet?

Yep its booked in for early September

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had a few issues on the dyno but now in the process of sorting it all out, Intake manifold is at the powdercoaters, wiring is getting finished this weekend and clutch is due to go in soon after

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Looks the goods pete ..are you going to change the wheels at all youve had them a long time.. Not that i dont like them just that your updating alot of things and i wasnt sure if youve got plans to change them

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Looks the goods pete ..are you going to change the wheels at all youve had them a long time.. Not that i dont like them just that your updating alot of things and i wasnt sure if youve got plans to change them

no plans to get rid of them unless i get an offer i can't refuse

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update:

Manifold is back from powdercoater, extra vacuum holes have been drilled & taped.

New Boost, Water Temp and Oil Pressure Guages have been fitted and brand new

Autometer Oil pressure sender is cactus.

Need to get a new sender this week

pix to come shortly

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got 2 new tyres today (toyo proxes 4)

getting tailshaft balaneced this week hopefully

most likely these will fix my vibration issues

discs machined all round

new clutch to go in soon & machine flywheel

overhaul rear calipers

and the list goes on....

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Powder coating does look good id prefeer that to it being polished ..my bay is all chrome and is a fekking pain in the ass to keep shinny powder coat look clean and is easy to maintain . This car is only getting better and better pete.

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New Clutch, spiggot bush and seals are on. Clutch feels good.

Rear Calipers have been overhauled as they were almost seized

New Bendix CT pads fitted all round

Tailshaft has been balanced (main vibration)

ADR approved brake lines front and rear aswell as clutch line

Idler arm bushes repaced with metal ones from SWR

Still bedding in the brakes and clutch but they feel pretty good so far

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New Clutch, spiggot bush and seals are on. Clutch feels good.

Rear Calipers have been overhauled as they were almost seized

New Bendix CT pads fitted all round

Tailshaft has been balanced (main vibration)

ADR approved brake lines front and rear aswell as clutch line

Idler arm bushes repaced with metal ones from SWR

Still bedding in the brakes and clutch but they feel pretty good so far

and thats right go the FJ good on ya pete

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no, Mick owns a XY GT HO replica - vermillion fire ..after seeing Mick's GT - i decided to paint my car that color..

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love this dato,you have done a top job on the 16 mate,i remember seeing this dato on that serious perfomance video years ago,and still looks tops

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