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Chazz last won the day on May 2

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    Sea Kayaking, Camping, Skiing, Airsoft and of course my RX8.

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  1. WOW! Haven’t been here in a long time. Still have the Rex. In the past 18 months have installed a new mid-pipe and back box exhaust system. New D585 coils installed as two died since original install back in 2015, thought the engine was dead till I tested the coils and found the problem. In the last 2 days installed new brake disks and pads all round and found the rear passanger caliper is seized. Ordered a caliper rebuild kit and also a rear right suspension spring as the existing one is snapped….October 2 years ago I head a loud bang, thinking it was Halloween fireworks, turned out it was th
  2. Dude labour is not a cost as all RX8 owners do there own. Get in touch with @Jamie re fans he'll sort you out [emoji106] Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  3. Do not f@ckin drill holes. Buy a thermostat, they're cheap, just takes labour to fit, it's your own labour, so it's a saving. Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  4. Been taken easy with the new engine rebuild. Since the guys in Shadow sorted me out I've been taken it easy RX8 wise. Only put 5467km on the new rebuild engine with 6 oil changes. Missed the banker on the forum. I'm back now to give whatever input I can. Just realised I'm an RX8 owner for 6 years now and I have info to share.[emoji2957] Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  5. For sure. Been off the scene for a long time. The sills are fubar! NCT guy advised me last November to get them sorted are they won't pass November 2019 NCT. Any who! Send lots of pics of the day[emoji106][emoji106] Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  6. @Aido 8, sorry dude I won't make this years meet. On holiday from 13th to 24th. I have lots to do to the RX before it's presentable. [emoji2957][emoji2957] Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  7. This is what I use.[emoji106] Sent from my SM-N950F using Tapatalk
  8. I've had mine since August 2013...it's been through two engine rebuilds, 201, 358km on clock as of today. So many parts replaced over the years...it's a keeper. I just love the shape of the car, it just does not go out of date. As for the cockpit...nothing comes close. That centre console as one drives like a demon to see the rev counter and the digital readout, oh YES!
  9. I love being ignorant when I see developements like this, it means I can say things like...WTF is this?...or Now there's a man who's got a degree in Advanced in Starship Technology! Way to go Jamie! You're special! LOL! The above is meant in the best possible taste and admiration. Keep up the good work!
  10. Like @Owenk N/S oil cooler line gave up. Got a replacement on eBay from the UK, it's not a OEM Mazda but better for €64, delivery included. Being the over cautionist I rust proofed all the metal bits with Hammerite Rust Proof and sprayed then rust Proof Red for the laugh! Drained the oil before fitting, so took almost 3 hours to complete the job. Here is the fitted result! Well pleased with myself!
  11. 085 771808 is Anthony’s number. No Better man to sort it out [emoji106] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. I've been off the forum (basically of the all of the interweb grid etc.,) for the last 7 months and nothing much has happened. Hence the qoute from Jamie above, nothing else to report from Jamie or am I on the wrong thread I started way back in 2015???? "F" facebook, put all your advise and know how here on the forum! I'm not giving out but that's what this, "JP and Jamies" place is for! I'll start by stating that I've nothing extra done to report on my own RX8 since Anthony & Eoin of Shadow Rotary "Completely" rebuilt my engine from the mess that I handed to them. It's been
  13. So what's the story Aaron? Any up date? Hope all's well with the "Blue Bommer!" After 14 years I'm sure she needs the "once over" and in no better hands than Anthony and Eoin.
  14. Show us some photos of the RX in general and shots of the rust issue. I had rust issues with my sills and rear off side arch and did a DIY on them personally 2 years ago after an NCT fail, and it still passed to date. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  15. Okay I’m gonna tell you right now! Thats sounds that the same guy who rebuilt my engine in June of 2015 (Leonard). Engine lasted 12,776 miles over 16 months. Paid €2,900 and a waste. Get it to Anthony in Shadow Rotary before more damage is done. Mine was missing corner seals, wrong e-shaft and apex springs were the wrong ones for the springs. Again, check out my thread.
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