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GENERAL => Your cars => Topic started by: lee78 on 15:22, Tue 30 September 2008

Title: MY 5
Post by: lee78 on 15:22, Tue 30 September 2008
my 3rd 5 that i owned for a year before i sold early 2007
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/IMG_0144.jpg)
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Post by: lee78 on 15:37, Tue 30 September 2008
brought the car back 5 months ago in bad way with a second hand turbo for  400 notes, decided to start ripping its guts out last week to see what was wrong
 (http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image001.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image003.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image005.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image006.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image007.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image008.jpg)
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Post by: lee78 on 16:09, Tue 30 September 2008
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image010.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image012.jpg)

oh dear
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/Image013.jpg)
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Post by: smudger on 11:19, Sat 04 October 2008
Good luck mate. Hope to see it again on the road soon.
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Post by: lee78 on 02:43, Mon 06 October 2008
me too matey funds are slowing things down at the mo but am making progress if a bit slow, got the head and crank back friday so there looking good again now also taking the block to be acid dipped today so thats nice and clean ready for painting
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Post by: bazr5gtt on 03:14, Mon 06 October 2008
looking good there mate it all takes time and some bucks keep us posted  8)  8)  8)  8)
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Post by: lee78 on 04:21, Mon 06 July 2009
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/3.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/1.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/2.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/6.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/5.jpg)

a nice lump of turbo internals chewed up in the sump killing a conrod and the crank

(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/4.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/7.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/8.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/9.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/10.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/11.jpg)

finished off the last bits yesterday

(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/12.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/13.jpg)
(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/14.jpg)

finally  :D

(http://i415.photobucket.com/albums/pp236/__l__e__e__/15.jpg)

shes back  :twisted:  took her for a quick spin after , having no tax or mot spoiled my fun quickly though  :cry:

its been a long 2 weeks putting it all back together with lots of headaches and even more F words but after having a quick drive in it yesterday it put a massive smile back on my face  :D
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Post by: bazr5gtt on 12:19, Tue 07 July 2009
its all worth while in the end  :D mate