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    Fc Rx7

    Yeah, I know... it's a rotary. Have been building it up over the last few years. It started off as a stock-as-a-rock white series 4. Now, the specs roughly are as follows:

    Engine
    Series 5 Turbo block and rotors, extend ported
    Series 5 Turbocharger, highflowed
    Series 4 thermostat housing
    Series 5 radiator
    Ported and polished throttle-body
    550cc primary injectors
    890cc Siemens secondary injectors
    Series 4 fuel rails
    SARD rising rate fuel pressure regulator
    Bosch 040 in-tank fuel pump
    MicroTech LT8 engine management
    Air-con removed
    Aluminium radiator air-guide panel
    13B Cosmo alternator
    HKS Mushroom air filter
    Rewire of all critical systems, into their own dedicated circuits
    Removal of unnecessary wiring

    Drivetrain
    Series 5 turbo gearbox
    Lightened step-down flywheel
    5-puck, brass-button, sprung-centre clutch
    3/4 ton pressure plate
    Stainless steel braided clutch hose
    Series 5 turbo tailshaft
    Series 5 turbo viscous LSD

    Interior
    Removed sound-deadening
    Removed rear-seats
    Removed unnecessary wiring
    Fiberglass bucket race seat
    MazdaSpeed passenger seat
    Personal leather steering wheel
    Stereo replaced with gauge panel, containing oil temp and pressure guages, and boost gauge
    Two 1kg fire extinguishers

    Exterior
    Series 5 bumper skin
    Series 5 turbo spoiler
    Carbon fiber sunroof
    Series 6 alloy wheels, powercoated black
    Kuhmo Ecsta Supra tyres
    Vented headlight cover
    Series 5 JDM driving lights
    Bonnet pins
    Resprayed in GMH Devil Yellow
    Rear-wiper delete
    Electric antenna delete

    Suspension
    JIC inverted-strut coilovers
    Front camber/castor plates
    Nolathane front suspension bushes
    Cusco front and rear strut-braces
    RE-Amemiya metal DTSS eliminator bushes
    Series 5 front A-suspension-arms
    Series 5 rear sway bar

    Braking
    Stainless steel braided brake lines
    Custom billet master cylinder brace
    Bendix Ultimate pads

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    (yes, I know the harness is incorrectly fitted in this photo )

    After all this time, I'm thinking of selling it

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    Bog i Hrvati Ustasa's Avatar
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    Neat and fuctional.

    Nice.

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    Love the color scheme!

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    too old for this shit Kiahatsiu's Avatar
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    Nice. I like.
    Torque sells tow cars.
    Horsepower wins horse races.

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    Classic... I like it..

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    That's hawt - exactly how I think a car should be done.

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    Needs more fire extinguishers

    Very nice though..
    Imagination is more important than knowledge.

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    Thanks for the positive comments!

    I'll have to try and dig up some original photos of what it looked like before I got my hands on it... certainly changed a heap.

    Oh, and I realise the front coilovers were set to "4wd height" in that first pic

    Quote Originally Posted by Ben Wilson
    Needs more fire extinguishers
    It is a rotary after-all

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    パワーチップません - No Powerchip! bernie-rx7's Avatar
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    That looks great. nice seat.....really nice seat......

    Don't listen to Ben its a good idea to have two extinguishers.....
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    nice clean rotor !!!

    it's god to see when people do stuff differently !!

    love the colours !!
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    i like turtles too CameronBNR's Avatar
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    love the colour, it looks very nice.

    well done.

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    nice car mate well done!

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