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Old 13-06-2017, 08:41 PM   #1
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K19 RPM itb'd s1

Well here Iam again with this car (currently a shell) back in 2011 I bought it as a toy and spent a few quid on it.

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I ended up stupidly selling it and buying a bianca s2 http://www.106rallyeforum.com/forum2...ad.php?t=89494

I sold that up to buy a house and always craved another. I broke the car for parts and kept some for the s2.
I kept in contact with the lad I sold the shell to and after a few years he hadn't done much with it and offered it me back.

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The plan with it was to k20 it over a period of time but the realisation of family life and 65+ hours a week at work soon hit. I made an offer on a s1 that had been for sale for a while it was rejected but I messaged again a while later and he accepted. So for a silly price I ended up with this as a donor.

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Spec wise it's pretty decent

Colin satchel/gsxr bodies
Predator ecu
Ph3 cams
Pugsport
421 manifold
Making 169bhp and it defo feels like it.

B8 suspension
Hi spec 4 pots
Polly carbs in the rears
Copper rear lines with bias valve
All pollybushed
Braided lines

There's more and hopefully will be a pretty straight swap over. There's a few bits I want to do as I'm putting it all together as it'll be easier.

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Old 14-06-2017, 05:00 PM   #2
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Welcome back, although it's pretty quiet here! Look forward to the updates. Not sure if it's me but I can't see the pictures!

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Old 14-06-2017, 07:35 PM   #3
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yeah it looks pretty slow on here now which is a shame but it was slow when i was on here a few years back. ill use this as a build blog and upload a pic now and again on the fb group.
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Old 14-06-2017, 09:02 PM   #4
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Its nice that you got your old shell back... Was that for sentimental reasons or because of spec?

Yep pretty quiet here post wise these days but none the less its worth supporting as a resource and most peeps are busy, it would be nice to know how much traffic there is tho ..... I've been meaning to update my thread for 3yrs...... 65hrs a week - Lucky you!
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Old 14-06-2017, 11:49 PM   #5
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Looks Locke you got two decent looking cars to work with there. Best of luck with the project.
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Old 15-06-2017, 07:53 PM   #6
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Its nice that you got your old shell back... Was that for sentimental reasons or because of spec?

Yep pretty quiet here post wise these days but none the less its worth supporting as a resource and most peeps are busy, it would be nice to know how much traffic there is tho ..... I've been meaning to update my thread for 3yrs...... 65hrs a week - Lucky you!
Sentimental reasons I had a blast in the car when I had it. At the time I should of just fixed the head gasket and used it. Seems a lot of builds end when people get too deep.
The shell was decent I'd done a lot of rust removal etc so knew what shape it was in. Plus the cage being fitted and some nice bits meant it was pretty much a no brainer.

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Looks Locke you got two decent looking cars to work with there. Best of luck with the project.
Thanks mate!

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Old 08-10-2017, 12:18 PM   #7
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Little update, ive stripped the donor rallye and thats ready to go.

Transferred the engine across as the engine bay didnt need any real work.

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I was going to use the alternator set up from a saxo but it didnt fit my block. i didn't realize it didn't always fit should of tried fitting it when the engine was out ended up being a waste of time.

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When i dont have much time i tinker at the clean end of the car in the engine bay. i started to fit the fuel lines in the bay. this is how it was routed from the previous car. very untidy.

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instead of mounting the FPR on the throttle cable bracket i mounted it on the bulthead.

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Decided to trim the scuttle panel for the ITBs

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ive made a few purchases got a odyssey battery and new brake lines as i didnt facy making new copper ones and the fronts from the previous car were abit manky.

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Now the dirty end of the car thats taking up all the time at the moment is the back end, the only part of the shell i hadn't previously tackled any rust on. luckily this time ive got a garage to do it in. but only having two ours on a Friday afternoon if im lucky means its taking a while sorting.

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sigh lol

started chopping anything too bad out...

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Thats how it stands at the moment. i keep having thoughts of just chopping the lot out and fabricating new parts, using the cage as mounting points for the rear beam and add in a new floor and alloy tank.
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Old 10-10-2017, 12:02 AM   #8
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Good progress. Always good to have some motivation like this to remind you of what you are working towards...

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Old 13-10-2017, 07:55 PM   #9
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The car will be much like it was in that pic. Nothing too serious in terms of spec but a nice all round package. It had just been painted in that so won't be quite as clean.
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