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Rusty Mk3

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Rusty Mk3

Postby drumtochty » Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:22 am

MX5Restorer do a weekly video of what's in their workshop. This week they have a 2006 Mk3 with some rust issues worth a look for Mk3 owners.

No connection with MX5Restorer. The Mk3 section is 4 min 30 seconds in to the clip.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7DjZ5h ... ploademail
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Re: Rusty Mk3

Postby blackyb » Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:57 am

Wasnt aware of weekly video, well worth a watch as it tells you what to look out for.

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Re: Rusty Mk3

Postby Mazda Mender » Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:40 pm

Seen plenty of rusty Mk 3's...they are not un'prone nor to being attacked by the tin worm....
Wait for the Mk4's...they will be even quicker to become red dust...
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Re: Rusty Mk3

Postby Wolvesmx5 » Sat Mar 23, 2019 10:11 pm

God that's depressing. Mine doesn't see the wet or dreaded salt all that much but that video makes me realise I really need to get some under seal sorted pretty damn quick...
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Re: Rusty Mk3

Postby Fred Gassit » Tue Jun 02, 2020 12:55 pm

Thanks for the video link! Loads of episodes to watch there.
Very interesting to see the full interior sill structure, but all that Mk3 rust makes me feel a bit sick...
Maybe looking for a Mk3 track car isn't going to be as easy as I thought!

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