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MY FLINT GREY R5GTT
« on: 19:13, Fri 12 December 2008 »
THIS IS THE DAY I GOT IT 11/11/2008















THESE PICS ARE OFF 09/12/08 WHEN I EVENTUALLY GOT THE REAR TORSION BARS FREE FROM RUST AND THE FRONT LOWERED WITH SPAX







ENGINE BAY






 NOW I AM WAITING FOR MY NEW STANDARD GRILL OFF EBAY,
CLEAR FOGLIGHTS ALSO ALLOY BOOST PIPES FROM CGB, AND MY ALLOY INTERCOOLER FOR NOW UNTIL I SOURCE A STANDARD BONNET THEN THE CAR WILL BE PAINTED BY MYSELF IN R19 16V METTALIC BLUE WITH ADDED BLUE SAPHIRE BLUE PEARL
IVE ALSO GOT SUM CLIO TURBINES GOING ON BEFORE CRIMBO WILL GET THE PICS ON WEN I GET THEM PAINTED UP.
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« Reply #1 on: 02:56, Sun 14 December 2008 »
lookin well 8) there mate nice and loooooow just the way i like it,so are you a painter mate?

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« Reply #2 on: 11:03, Sun 14 December 2008 »
CHEERS M8 N YEH I AM A PAINTER AM ONLY PAINTING IT COS SUM MONKEY HAD GO OF PAINTING IT THAT COLOUR N ITS ITS ALL PITTED ACROSS THE ROOF, ITS ORIGINALLY BLACK
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« Reply #3 on: 16:29, Mon 15 December 2008 »
:D GOT MY FOG LIGHTS TODAY JUST PUT THEM IN STIL WAITIN 4 GRILL N ALLOY BOOST PIPES



also gettin me clio turbines tonite get a pictue up of them to :D
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« Reply #4 on: 20:54, Mon 15 December 2008 »
JUST BEEN TO PICK UP MY CLIO TURBINES FRESHLY SHOT BLASTED AND A MINT JOB TOO GET THEM ETCH PRIMERED TOMOROW THEN GET THEM PAINTED EITHER GUNMETAL GREY OR ORIGINAL SILVER HAVENT DECIDED YET BUT HERES A FEW PICS OF THEM









   AL GET TE PICS UP TOMOZ AFTER I PRIMA THEM  :D
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« Reply #5 on: 20:10, Tue 16 December 2008 »
COUPLE OF PICS THESE ARE JUST AFTER I ETCH PRIMERED THEM THIS MORNING





THIS PIC IS OFF THIS AFTERNOON AFTER THE FIRST COAT OF HIGH BUILD PRIMER



ALSO DECIDED WHAT COLOUR TO PAINT THEM AV CHOSE TO USE TVR ANTHRACITE



THIS PIC IS OFF GOOGLE BUT I GOT IT MATCHED UP AT MY LOCAL PAINT SUPLIER (M A J PAINTS LTD, SUNDERLAND)
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« Reply #6 on: 18:18, Wed 17 December 2008 »
COUPLE OF NEW PICS OF THE TURBINES



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« Reply #7 on: 21:12, Mon 22 December 2008 »
JUST GOT MY NEW BOOST PIPES AND GT TUNNING HEAT SHEILD AND ALSO GOT A NEW BOOST GAUGE(PSI INSTEAD OF BAR)



JUST STILL WAITING FOR MY GRILL AND ALLOY INTERCOOLER, ALLOY CARB TOP,SPIDER VALVE,AND I HAVE JUST ORDED A 140 MAIN JET/0.9 AIR CORRECTOR AND WAITING FOR MY NEW RUBBER FOR TE TURBINES PROBS NOT COME TIL AFTER CRIMBO NOW ITS ONLY 2 DAYS AWAY
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« Reply #8 on: 16:55, Tue 23 December 2008 »
nice work mate the engine bay goodys really smarten it up! what psi are you planning on running with the 140 main?

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« Reply #9 on: 17:16, Tue 23 December 2008 »
I doubt you will need a 140 main jet matey.  By yourself wideband matey

I was still using the standard main jet with other carb mod and was running 22psi and was produing over 200bhp+ and revving the car to 7850rpm without emptying the float chamber.

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« Reply #10 on: 17:35, Tue 23 December 2008 »
(JOX) PROBS BOUT 15PSI MAX.THANKS FOR YOUR COMMENTS BUD
(JAMES_5GTT) HOW MUCH WOULD I EXPECT TO PAY FOR A WIDEBAND KIT :?: WHERE TO GET 1 FROM :?: AND WHAT 1 TO GET :?:  AND WOULD TURBOPACS BEABLE TO FIT IT AND SET IT UP FOR ME  :lol:
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« Reply #11 on: 19:25, Tue 23 December 2008 »
Nice motor, project seems to be coming along nicely.

Keep at it mate ;) looking forward to the rest. What grill you gone for? Standard gt ph2?

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« Reply #12 on: 19:45, Tue 23 December 2008 »
CHEERS M8 ND I HAVE CHOSEN TO GO ORIGINAL WITH THE STANDARD PH2 GRILL HERES A PIC ITS CURRENTLY TUNNGY GREY BIT A GIVE IT A QUICK LICK OF PAINT TO MATCH THE REST OF THE CAR TIL IT BECOMES BLUE (JUST SO IT DOESNT LOOK ODD)
ALSO JUST GOT ME NEW RUBBER FITTED TO THE TURBINES TODAY AL PUT THEM ON TOMOZ IF I GOT TIME AND GET SUM PICS UP OF THEM. :lol:



HERES A PIC OF MY NEW BOOST/VACCUM GAUGE



ALSO WAITIN FOR THIS COMIN OFF EBAY

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« Reply #13 on: 20:52, Wed 24 December 2008 »
FOUND A PIC OF MY BRO'S OLD PH1 19 16V

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« Reply #14 on: 20:56, Wed 24 December 2008 »
PUT MY STANDARD GRILL ON TODAY CANT BE ARSED TO PAINT SO JUST GONNA WAIT TIL I PAINT THE CAR, MIGT PUT THE TURBINES ON TIS SATURDAY IF I CAN GET HOLD OF SUM NEW WHEEL NUTS

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