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marchutch last won the day on October 26 2017

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  1. marchutch

    MINI GP1 0636

    The GP is now in at 1320. Should be back in March/April
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    MINI GP1 0636

    Job spec sent to 1320 for the next stage of evolution: Supply low mileage W11 donor engine (crank from Davy Koppen?). Fit cylinder sleeves. Inspect existing gearbox and if advisable to replace then supply mileage/recon gearbox Prepare original GP engine for transportation (and gearbox if applicable). Also box up all removed parts for transportation. Supply and fit Os Giken single plate clutch and diff Paint donor block and thoroughly clean engine bay Remove head from original engine, inspect, repair as necessary and install on donor engine Remove Wossner pistons from original block and reuse (if possible) or supply fresh pistons (dependent on bore of new block....)? Con rod upgrade? Necessary? sensible? Bottom end bearings, rod bolts, head stud kit Standalone ECU (Link?) 1320 turbo conversion using typical components. GBT? What exhaust system is fitted? Supply and fit Cosworth ICD digidash (need to think about sensors required - oil temp needs adding at least) Investigate canbus(?) tyre pressure monitoring systems and advise if compatible with Cosworth ICD. If so, supply and fit (would really like this to work and integrate with the dash as it would be a really useful feature for trackdays) Remove HFS-3 water meth misting kit if no longer utilised Map ECU (boost by gear? Launch control?) supply and Fit quick release steering wheel boss and aftermarket wheel (OMP Corsica? Suggestions?) Replace fuel filter Replace fuel filler cap seal (perished) Identify fault with deliberately short circuited pad wear sensors (if fault light present) Check operation of rear brake calipers to ensure no binding. Repair / replace as necessary Check condition of all wheel bearings. One of the front wheel hubs has the grub screw snapped off in it. Either drill out or replace Fit KND rear trailling arm pickups (to be supplied by customer) Fit KND rear control arms x4 (to be supplied by customer) Refit bonnet grille with new fixings (currently loose) Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Track mini in the making

    So much man maths going on Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Car wiring

    Looks like my living room floor after I’ve had my barnet chopped Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    MINI GP1 0636

    Pressing on reasonably well at Combe on Saturday Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  6. Bugger. I mean, awesome 😂 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    MINIs Take Over Goodwood November 3rd

    I'm all paid up as you know Jake. Looking forward to it. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    R56 AST 5100 with front and rear top mounts

    Have asked and they can rebuild them to upgraded specifications apparently. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    R56 AST 5100 with front and rear top mounts

    I'll ask my mate. He works there. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Traditional Trackmini autumn Cadwell Park Trackday

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    KND_ R50/52/53/56 Track Spec Rear Control Arms

    Well you know you've got an order for 2 pairs 😀 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    Traditional Trackmini autumn Cadwell Park Trackday

    I would swap but I already have all my leave booked and planned. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  13. Hey everyone Was a lot of fun last time a few of us met up at Cadwell for an autumn trackday, and I was already off work on 18/09, so I have booked this: http://www.opentrack.co.uk/product/cadwell-park-180917/ Would be really good if we could get a few of us together again Hope to see some of you there
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    Bokers MINI

    Do both Chris Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    The batmobile

    Darn it the turbo squirrels mounted an escape attempt again 😉 Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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