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Old 11-09-2020, 11:54
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Nice!
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Old 02-11-2020, 10:03
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i tidied up the rear of the engine

IMG_20200823_212121 by Laxadams, on Flickr

started to review the loom


IMG_20200829_205401 by Laxadams, on Flickr

things like this needed doing, replaced the whole sections in cases like this:

IMG_20200829_204947 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20200830_210157 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20200903_223031 by Laxadams, on Flickr

running the loom down the chassis legs:

IMG_20200912_182521 by Laxadams, on Flickr

new over sized TIP has arrived for the new turbo:

IMG_20201013_113544_713 by Laxadams, on Flickr
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Old 30-12-2020, 09:35
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Keep up the good work
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Old 16-02-2021, 09:51
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proceeded to tidy up the internal loom

2020-07-02_10-20-52 by Laxadams, on Flickr

2020-07-02_10-21-03 by Laxadams, on Flickr


Sent the car off for some rust repairs and new paint up front

IMG_20200703_101649 by Laxadams, on Flickr


Refurbished the driveshafts

IMG_20200726_182824 by Laxadams, on Flickr


did away with the stereo and made up a bracket for the guages

IMG_20200803_132610 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20200803_132629 by Laxadams, on Flickr

Said goodbye to the K03 and tidied up the back of the engine before installing a K03s

IMG_20200823_212121 by Laxadams, on Flickr


Paint

2020-08-24_09-47-07 by Laxadams, on Flickr

2020-08-24_09-47-16 by Laxadams, on Flickr

More loom things:

IMG_20201205_125025 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20201218_145924 by Laxadams, on Flickr



IMG_20201218_151432 by Laxadams, on Flickr

IMG_20210104_214059 by Laxadams, on Flickr

Made new looms for Foglights and indicators

IMG_20210124_220814 by Laxadams, on Flickr

IMG_20210124_220337 by Laxadams, on Flickr

IMG_20210205_174119 by Laxadams, on Flickr

Tidied up lighting looms

IMG_20210123_210731 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210128_202745 by Laxadams, on Flickr


Cleaned a few things:

IMG_20210129_081804 by Laxadams, on Flickr



Bay looking a bit cleaner

2020-12-22_08-25-13 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210129_173138 by Laxadams, on Flickr

refurbished these:

149210821_161205862323549_4848028347506056130_n (1) by Laxadams, on Flickr



and thats wher i'm at. Car all running and just waiting to paint the inner arches before bolting it back up
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Love this build !
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Old 21-02-2021, 16:20
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Big fan of your way of working! You have a rigorous and structured way of going about, bringing every detail to the same level/
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Old 24-02-2021, 07:25
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Looking good, keep it up!!
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Old 24-02-2021, 11:23
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Insane, love the work you have done!
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Old 02-03-2021, 11:38
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A few more pics


IMG_20210223_171826 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210223_170640 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210223_163144 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210225_181207 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210225_172906 by Laxadams, on Flickr



I re-did the stereo speaker loom too

IMG_20210226_180229 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210226_180143 by Laxadams, on Flickr
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A few more pics





IMG_20210225_181207 by Laxadams, on Flickr


Love this look with green background light
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Old 08-03-2021, 14:47
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Love this look with green background light


Me too! Great project!
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Old 14-04-2021, 14:29
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i removed the stereo, but made up a new stereo loom and speaker loom


IMG_20210226_180143 by Laxadams, on Flickr

IMG_20210226_180229 by Laxadams, on Flickr


then i thought i would re-do the front arches


IMG_20210303_175538 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210308_160205 by Laxadams, on Flickr


Painted with Raptor



IMG_20210309_102331 by Laxadams, on Flickr

IMG_20210309_142701 by Laxadams, on Flickr


IMG_20210310_155706 by Laxadams, on Flickr



Time to look at the recaros i have with new bolsters


IMG_20210319_172912 by Laxadams, on Flickr

had a new screen put in

IMG-20210330-WA0001 by Laxadams, on Flickr

Battery in the boot, its not the final solution, but it is legit enough to pass a vehicle safety test MOT and it has passed with this


IMG_20210405_112253_586 by Laxadams, on Flickr



since then i have started running logs on the car, looking at MAF readings, air intake temps, water temps etc and everything is looking good.
MAF readings suggest about mit 230's bhp but i cant push hard beyond 5000rpm as i have an issue where the engine almost hits a rev limiter and the turbo stutters.. I suspect it to be a bad N75 but a well known man in the uk (John Newman aka Rubjonny) had the same issue and it was resolved with new coilpacks..so i have odered 4 of those, new N75, new Spark Plugs and i hope this will cure the issue and get me a few more BHP by pushing to the red line.
Logging data below after i put it into PowerBI


Power Logs by Laxadams, on Flickr
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