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by John&Luke
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

Mazda Mender wrote:Respect is given easily buddy...
M-m

:handgestures-thumbup: won’t forget to make sure the fan is clean either :bow-yellow:
by John&Luke
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:51 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

Fearfully if the judges ‘white glove’ I have now reassembled my headlight units (Wayne hopefully you will agree) maybe better than original. These will never be seen.... but at least know they are right. D0C84054-EA96-461F-95F2-DC45F53C871C.jpeg 767AFCE8-B6F4-4A9A-9FB5-FB915ECE771C.jpeg 4C4D7DB7-8B4...
by John&Luke
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: General chat and banter
Topic: Sunday Rally
Replies: 8
Views: 727

Re: Sunday Rally

Mazda Mender wrote:Lol...great to meet you john'o...hope i was fair..even with the white gloves ;0)
M-m

VERY, and Daryl knows his stuff too!
Seriously thank you both for all your time today.
by John&Luke
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: General chat and banter
Topic: Sunday Rally
Replies: 8
Views: 727

Re: Sunday Rally

DavesBRG5 wrote:Looks like a good day was had by all!! :text-coolphotos:

You were lucky Wayne was only checking your car.......He usually says "bend over Sir" when he dons the white gloves :lol:

:text-goodpost: I think that is where I lost a couple of points :laughing-rolling:
by John&Luke
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: General chat and banter
Topic: Sunday Rally
Replies: 8
Views: 727

Re: Sunday Rally

Great day at the Rally today! A big thank you to all involved in organising the event :bow-yellow: :bow-yellow: :bow-yellow: Had my red car in the lightly modified category, spent yesterday polishing her to death. All good till the judges turned up. Not sure if anyone knows this Judge??? But he cert...
by John&Luke
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

Pick up my new front wings from Andrew from Autolink at the show today.
Bit of an unconventional way to transport them home :shock: but got them back safety :auto-layrubber:
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by John&Luke
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

Mazda Mender wrote:Pack it with grease on rebuild bud.. don't leave that nut and thread exposed.
M-m


Will do. Great advice :bow-yellow: Thank you
by John&Luke
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: General chat and banter
Topic: Sunday Rally
Replies: 8
Views: 727

Sunday Rally

Great weather forecast :-D

Looking forward to the show and talking mx5’s
by John&Luke
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:50 am
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

fujikun wrote::text-coolphotos: :text-coolphotos: nest. Are you going to weld a piece in when finished or just leave it?

I was thinking about welding a reinforcing plate around the cut out. But have looked at it don’t think this is necessary.
by John&Luke
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

In attempting to remove one of the my rear shock bolts the captive nut inside the wishbone broke free. A common problem I believe. So rather that taking a grinder to the wishbone I thought a much cleaner option would be using a hole saw to cut a hole to enable me to stop the captive nut spinning. Pi...
by John&Luke
Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Events & meets
Topic: Mx5 owners club national rally 2019...Roadsters needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1015

Re: Mx5 owners club national rally 2019...Roadsters needed

Mazda Mender wrote:Well....guess who is judging the lightly modified sections 1 and 2's..... :whistle:
M-m

I’m going to be busy on Saturday then :eek:
Hopefully Red is your favourite colour :lol:

Look forward to it now!
by John&Luke
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: Mk1 restoration
Replies: 92
Views: 11976

Re: Mk1 restoration

Just dropped £500 on new parts from Andrew at Autolink for collection on Sunday. :eek:
by John&Luke
Mon Sep 09, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: Events & meets
Topic: Mx5 owners club national rally 2019...Roadsters needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1015

Re: Mx5 owners club national rally 2019...Roadsters needed

Mazda Mender wrote:Oooooo...which section are you in? i am judging....my white gloves are coming...

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Lightly modified. Will be very interested in your feedback/suggestions. Good to know soneone knowledgable is judging!!!
by John&Luke
Mon Sep 09, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Events & meets
Topic: Mx5 owners club national rally 2019...Roadsters needed
Replies: 14
Views: 1015

Re: Mx5 owners club national rally 2019...Roadsters needed

Mazda Mender wrote:OK Who's coming to join us here then :coffee: :handgestures-thumbup:
https://www.mx530.co.uk/?fbclid=IwAR3fQ ... yw7y2ONEgk


I will be there in the competition paddock. Will check me and find you and we can have a chat.

J
by John&Luke
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Members Mx-5/ Roadsters
Topic: That'll never run again!
Replies: 53
Views: 2996

Re: That'll never run again!

blackyb wrote:Did I hear the word discount.

If so one tight Yorkshireman could be tempted to part with some hard earned cash.

New version looks the part, even without bluetooth features and would be useful to own.


Second that. Do we know a price yet?

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