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by Robin H
Tue Mar 12, 2013 9:45 pm
Forum: Car shows
Topic: UK japfest 2013 11/05/13
Replies: 19
Views: 3311

Re: UK japfest 2013 11/05/13

Payment sent to Ali on fb from me for 3x passes and 3x tickets 8)
by Robin H
Tue Mar 12, 2013 9:42 pm
Forum: Newbies - Check-in here!!
Topic: Hi from Essex, UK
Replies: 14
Views: 753

Re: Hi from Essex, UK

hello 8)
by Robin H
Wed Feb 27, 2013 6:51 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Genuine oil filter vs Aftermarket
Replies: 18
Views: 2033

Re: Genuine oil filter vs Aftermarket

I'm currently using an mr2 turbo filter in mine which is just a longer filter than the altezza
by Robin H
Wed Feb 27, 2013 6:38 pm
Forum: Visual & Exterior section
Topic: Few parts arrived this morning.
Replies: 6
Views: 693

Re: Few parts arrived this morning.

wullie_trd wrote:
Thanks again to robin!

Well happy



No problem, just sorry it took longer than expected
by Robin H
Fri Feb 22, 2013 10:34 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: 3sge turbo conversion
Replies: 19
Views: 17735

Re: 3sge turbo conversion

Lightweight fly wheel is a good mod to help improve engine response as there is less mass to get rotating The final drive depending on what you want can be high or lower this is a basically a decision between speed and acceleration The early RS200 had a final of 4.1 and 4.3 in later models Trd used ...
by Robin H
Tue Feb 19, 2013 10:22 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Oil everywhere
Replies: 8
Views: 497

Re: Oil everywhere

there's an oil out, out the back of the head which goes down to the bottom of the block on the passangers side worth a check jack the car up and have a look

heres a pic of the backof the block to get an idea
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by Robin H
Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:21 pm
Forum: Member's Cars / Projects
Topic: Robin's Blitz Turbo Altezza RS220
Replies: 93
Views: 21844

Re: Robin's Blitz Turbo Altezza RS220

Got a few more bits done at the weekend when it wasn't raining to much Downpipe wrapped and fitted back up on the car along with the midsection of the exhaust ( it was relativity dry under the car :lol: ) also got the heat shield fitted http://sphotos-e.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/59701_47136440293...
by Robin H
Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: Not sure what section, but how 2 break my car is the subject
Replies: 5
Views: 615

Re: Not sure what section, but how 2 break my car is the sub

Being based in the uk dont help my cause. I think the major stumbling block is the engine. In an ideal world I need to get near £400 back on that. Cambelts been done 2k ago. Fair or am I likely to need to re think that price? It's got 98k but unsure as to how much of that's in KM. if it was me and ...
by Robin H
Tue Feb 12, 2013 10:04 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: Not sure what section, but how 2 break my car is the subject
Replies: 5
Views: 615

Re: Not sure what section, but how 2 break my car is the sub

what i did was. start with the inside. advertise and list things for a matter of 10 days or so... then if they have not sold, re think if its worth keeping them or not. then onto the next part of the car... i did interior, then engine bay. then body panels. about 10 advertising parts from each sect...
by Robin H
Tue Feb 12, 2013 9:11 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brightend
Replies: 13
Views: 688

Re: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brighten

Its an hks intercooler so the quality of the surface is quite good. I suppose I could always polish the end tanks. It's just that the fins and bars are all matte where it has been painted previously. I think that it will be easyer to polish them up also paint is an issue as you need a bear metal fi...
by Robin H
Mon Feb 11, 2013 7:50 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brightend
Replies: 13
Views: 688

Re: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brighten

can you chemically brighten or anodise a front mount intercooler? its in good condition but it just looks rank because its got etched in dirt in all the nooks and crannies. I will find out about chemically brightening/cleaning as I have a few other bits in mind There are a few issues with anodising...
by Robin H
Sun Feb 10, 2013 8:44 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brightend
Replies: 13
Views: 688

Re: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brighten

Craig's had the purple 1 as a px so the next 1 will be done red
by Robin H
Sat Feb 09, 2013 8:26 am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brightend
Replies: 13
Views: 688

Re: Sxe10 heat shield anodised purple or chemically brighten

craig wrote::0 i didnt know you were doing exchanges.
purple heat shield is mine ;)


Yes mate, I want to do exchanges really as that way I always have a shield to swap

Give me a shout and come swap them over. Then I can get the next 1 done red for Wullie trd
by Robin H
Fri Feb 08, 2013 7:02 am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brightend
Replies: 13
Views: 688

Re: Sxe10 heat shield anodised purple or chemically brighten

This is the other 1 ;)

The 1 that bolts to the car
by Robin H
Thu Feb 07, 2013 11:21 pm
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Sxe10 heat shield Custon anodised or chemically brightend
Replies: 13
Views: 688

Re: Sxe10 heat shield anodised purple or chemically brighten

I normally wrap them in a sheet of bubble and us 1 of the courier bag type things as its much cheap than sending a big box.
All packaging will be reusable.

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