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Old 19 Jul 2005, 04:10 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Poor old Type R

ScoobyClinic removed the engine from my Type R yesterday. Bottom end gone (crank and rod.)
Oh dear.
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 05:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Oh dear... im sure you dont care 1 bit thought bob :P :wink:


2.5 here we come 8)
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 05:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Had to take a step up at sometime. The bang just helped me sort it quicker.

2.5 engine
MD321 turbo for 350 bhp and room for improvement.

New diffs also ordered to UK spec for higher top speed.
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 05:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I swear we must be mad as each other bob!! Cant wait to finally get mine back.. Hoping that I can show you all up at Alton.. Maybe Sarah will come along too Would be a great day!!
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 05:35 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Mad as a hatter when it comes to cars M8. :wink:
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 05:53 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Well they are a good passion Although I would normally prefer a lady but car will do for now
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 06:43 PM   #7 (permalink)
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2.5 :P very nice bob 8)
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 06:54 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Wonder if the 3.0L model would fit ?? Would that be more fun to mod???
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Old 19 Jul 2005, 07:15 PM   #9 (permalink)
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8) or this phil ....................
http://axispowerracing.net/stage6motor.html

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Old 19 Jul 2005, 07:17 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Nah, I'll stick with my 2L turbo and see if 400bhp stops me wanting more!!
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Old 26 Jul 2005, 09:24 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Engine is now ready to drop in. New clutch is being fitted. All diffs changed to 3.9's. won't be long now.
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Old 26 Jul 2005, 09:36 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Thats great news bob, glad to hear it :wink:

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Old 26 Jul 2005, 09:52 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Engine is now ready to drop in. New clutch is being fitted. All diffs changed to 3.9's. won't be long now.

Whooooooooo who ---- Nice to hear it bob......
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Old 27 Jul 2005, 08:43 AM   #15 (permalink)
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