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by chaos19810
10/01/18 19:06
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi there - A Reintroduction
Replies: 22
Views: 299

Re: Hi there - A Reintroduction

Good to see you name pop up again!!
by chaos19810
10/01/18 19:05
Forum: Japfest
Topic: Japfest Silverstone 2018 6th May 2018 - SIGN UP
Replies: 29
Views: 716

Re: Japfest Silverstone 2018 6th May 2018 - SIGN UP

I’m going to this one, isn’t there a joint Mr2oc/TB/imoc group going
by chaos19810
25/12/17 8:32
Forum: National Events
Topic: JDMCombe Saturday 10th June 2017
Replies: 91
Views: 5563

Re: JDMCombe Saturday 10th June 2017

I’m building to this as the deadline for the mk1.5 if it’s not done by this event I’m binning it.
by chaos19810
25/12/17 8:18
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Does anyone know this car?
Replies: 3
Views: 251

Re: Does anyone know this car?

A picture would help as it’s how most of us recognise each other
by chaos19810
20/11/17 20:12
Forum: MK2
Topic: Can I turbo my na Mr2 it's an sw20
Replies: 33
Views: 579

Re: Can I turbo my na Mr2 it's an sw20

Go answer the question yes you can bolt on a turbo kit to the n/a how long it would last and the overall boost in power might not be as much as you hope then you have the cost, it’ll be the standalone and nappy which will rack up the cost. As for the swap it’s about as easy as you can get for an eng...
by chaos19810
05/11/17 16:50
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Time to get back on this project
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

Re: Time to get back on this project

Starting to see the finishing post of this time build now hopefully by December I can start moving the car around the yard and getting it up to temp, but today’s work comprised of finally fitting the gt4 4 pot front brakes and finalising the intake system. The brakes needed a little fettling once ag...
by chaos19810
24/10/17 19:41
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Time to get back on this project
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

Time to get refocused on this project

So it’s amazing how time flys, it’s been along time since I’ve started this project and if I’m honest I’ve nearly sold it/thought about breaking it many times. Now life has settled a bit and time and money look like they are going to arrive at the same time. So it’s time to get this project going ag...
by chaos19810
18/09/17 22:17
Forum: MK2
Topic: Finding a oil leak
Replies: 21
Views: 587

Re: Finding a oil leak

I love the uv dye for finding a leak!! Glad I could be of use :)
by chaos19810
23/08/17 23:22
Forum: MK2
Topic: Finding a oil leak
Replies: 21
Views: 587

Re: Finding a oil leak

I used a uv dye and a black light, to find the the location of an oil leak, it was much better and easier than I expected Neat! So something like this from Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Torch-Detection-Fluid-Petrol-Diesel/dp/B00TU9BHN6/ref=sr_1_2?s=automotive&ie=UTF8&qid=1503426304&sr=1-2&keywor...
by chaos19810
22/08/17 19:12
Forum: MK2
Topic: Finding a oil leak
Replies: 21
Views: 587

Re: Finding a oil leak

I used a uv dye and a black light, to find the the location of an oil leak, it was much better and easier than I expected
by chaos19810
31/05/17 17:27
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Time to get back on this project
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

Re: Purple thunder: One mount made, one to go!!

Well the Impreza is still making my other half happy and hasn't broken down so this means more time to work on the mk1. Ive got alot of welding coming up soon with having to build in done support into the rear firewall, make an enclosure for the intake manifold plus strengthen some of the mounts. In...
by chaos19810
22/05/17 19:11
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Time to get back on this project
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

Re: Purple thunder: One mount made, one to go!!

I was very happy with crumple zones the damage doesnt look to bad but once the bumper was off the whole backend was pushed back 20-30cm. That was including the chasiss rail.
by chaos19810
21/05/17 20:41
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Time to get back on this project
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

Re: Purple thunder: One mount made, one to go!!

Just a little more progress today, I now the proud owner of a mk1.5?with 3 engine mount. Unfortunately between the seam welding, media blasting and powder coating the mount had moved so it didn't line up with the bolt holes so I had to take a grinder and drill to my lovely mounts to get them to fit ...
by chaos19810
16/05/17 20:30
Forum: Engine Conversions
Topic: Time to get back on this project
Replies: 64
Views: 6746

Re: Purple thunder: One mount made, one to go!!

That's strange mine was solid it had no give what so ever. Concrete would of been softer!!

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