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by danmc
Tue May 05, 2009 9:19 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: turbos
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: turbos

I am also thinkin of puttin a turbo on mine I have the got the kit actually. goin to fit it myself with a good mechanic, if I do go ahead ,I was told if I dont boost over 0.5 bar the engine will last without fekin up internals and without changin the head gasket, but if d pistons do melt il upgrade ...
by danmc
Tue May 05, 2009 9:07 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Changed clutch and welded flywheel. Great result
Replies: 7
Views: 767

Re: Changed clutch and welded flywheel. Great result

ah shes balanced alri. heard of a few lads who fekd up bearings not balancing it. Was thinkin you were a bit mad there for a minute :lol: :lol: didn have to anything to it cos it was very well balanced anyway wen she was spun. the chap who welded it was s@3! hot . perfectly 6 spot welds at each 3 a...
by danmc
Tue May 05, 2009 8:34 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Changed clutch and welded flywheel. Great result
Replies: 7
Views: 767

Re: Changed clutch and welded flywheel. Great result

lanigan wrote:
danmc wrote:welding the flywheel in my own opinion is a must. something else to go sideways now.


Did you just weld it and slap it back in or did you balance it first?

ah shes balanced alri. heard of a few lads who fekd up bearings not balancing it.
by danmc
Tue May 05, 2009 8:21 pm
Forum: Engine & Transmission section
Topic: Changed clutch and welded flywheel. Great result
Replies: 7
Views: 767

Changed clutch and welded flywheel. Great result

I changed my clutch on friday evening. I got a KAWE 3 piece kit out of Murfit clutches in finglas for a very reasonable price and would recommend them to anyone. We welded the flywheel with a mig welder as when we had it out you could twist the two plates by hand. Fairly easy job to do and saved my ...
by danmc
Wed Apr 29, 2009 6:15 pm
Forum: Non-car related chat
Topic: eventually managed to get a pic of the car up
Replies: 2
Views: 175

Re: eventually managed to get a pic of the car up

lanigan wrote:Stick them into this thread, the "members cars" thread, and the garage :wink:

Now hurry up! :D

thanks it only took me 7mnths to get that one up ha.
by danmc
Wed Apr 29, 2009 6:05 pm
Forum: Non-car related chat
Topic: eventually managed to get a pic of the car up
Replies: 2
Views: 175

eventually managed to get a pic of the car up

eventually managed to get a pic of the car up :lol: . how to you upload a few pics and wat folder in my own profile do I enter it into?????Tanx
by danmc
Wed Apr 29, 2009 5:39 pm
Forum: Car chat
Topic: Changing my clucth on friday.Anyone know what SACHS are like
Replies: 2
Views: 227

Changing my clucth on friday.Anyone know what SACHS are like

goin to change the disc, pressure plate and release bearing. just wonderin has anyone put the sachs kit in theres before. got it for a very good price. :D its not the racin version but usually sachs are good quality anyway. goin to take a chance and not change the flywheel as i believe its only d di...
by danmc
Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:21 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: How do I change camber and toe angle on back? suggestions
Replies: 9
Views: 942

How do I change camber and toe angle on back? suggestions

I have bc sports coilovers no adjustable top mount. I had aftermarket alloys on it, thought the offset was mad off so went out and bought original wheels but the same problem exists. The inside of tyre balding very quick and outside is brand new. The camber is too negative need to make more positive...
by danmc
Fri Apr 17, 2009 8:11 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: WANTED-TRD SPOTLIGHT DRIVERS SIDE
Replies: 13
Views: 808

WANTED-TRD SPOTLIGHT DRIVERS SIDE

Cant find one anywhere with the exception of the ones I bought off type r kits which are not great as they dont come with brackets. please help or advise. can I even just change the lens as a stone cracked it.
by danmc
Sun Feb 15, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: Brakes and Suspension
Topic: anyone with coilovers have this problem?
Replies: 13
Views: 1194

Re: anyone with coilovers have this problem?

lanigan wrote:
danmc wrote:where did get the hb4 hids iv been looking around for them


http://www.urban-glow.ie
Hes based in maynooth, dont know what his prices are like at the minute though


i know him hes my mate mc cartan .
by danmc
Tue Feb 03, 2009 10:48 pm
Forum: Brakes and Suspension
Topic: anyone with coilovers have this problem?
Replies: 13
Views: 1194

Re: anyone with coilovers have this problem?

same thing happened to me i have bc sports in her. and it was too low damaged my arch. they have been rolled by last lad who had the car but i still caught them one day . i hired it up bou 15mil on d front. but prob will get smaller wheels cos i have 18s 225 with deep dish. fekr on tires no adjustab...

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