After selling my mx5 and going into the mr2 world I have decided that mx5 was better in my opinion and on the hunt for another. Always wanted a 1.6 s special in black preferably however any decent car for my price range is welcome.
The catch? It's been sat in my garage for 4 years & will need a bit of light resto.
Some rust/bubbling on both rear wings.
Rust patch under windscreen on one corner
It'll need a new battery
1 slow puncture
Low mileage (under 100k), engine is a peach.
Dark Blue 51 reg.
Hi, I have an annoying issue with my 2001 MX5 (1.8 litre, 5 speed manual). Sometimes when I am doing between 40 - 45 MPH in 4th gear and I put the foot down a bit, the throttle is pretty unresponsive and there is a distinct lack of power. A few times when this has happened I have put the pedal...
I've recently purchased a Speeduino Core 4 PnP ECU for my low budget 1.6 turbo (daily). I installed the ECU, IAT and VTPS, Calibrated all the sensors and it fired right up with the mx5 base map that came on it. now obviously I cannot use that map with boost (but that's a whole other...
Name is Juno, I'm a 92 Import MK1 on 40,600 miles / 65,500 kms.
Recent rear arches cut, welded and primered.
Sitting on some lowering springs / 14" enkies.
Current status is KØ
Water pump went and I cooked it getting to work, needs new head gasket and resurface.
Current plans are...
So this is my second mx5. My first I scrapped 4 years ago due to alot of rust. ????.
Missed the mx5 so now luckily I'm back in one!
I had originally a mx2 1.8 that was my weekend car/ track day car. Link to that thread below
Oi oi, aaaaand I'm back again.
IS200 was cool and that, but really couldn't fall in love with it. So here we are, on my 4th 5 now, and this one has been real slog already!
Some of you may know this car, it was a Santa Pod regular for a couple of years, and looked like this in it's heyday...
Hi guys. I've recently purchased a Berkeley but unfortunately it has some mismatched body panels. Before going to paint them, I'm just wondering if anyone's got any spare body parts by any chance?
I am looking for a front bumper and front wings. Any help would be appreciated.
Thank you :)
Hello fellow MX5ers !
My recent purchase 91 Eunos has a slipping clutch (among half a dozen of other problems) . First experience with an early NA6 after owning an 94 NA8 & 97 before...
I feel like upgrading the 1.6 engine to a 1.8 size with lighter flywheel will be more durable choice, but...
My 1.6 turbo at a very wet Curborough! This was with a relatively aggressive alignment (similar to 949racing dual duty), Yoko AD08R tyres on front, Yoko Parada's on the rear. I did loosen my rear anti-roll bar by one setting but the car still isn't really stiff enough on the front for this...
First time owner of an MX-5 and newbie to the forum. :D
I'm looking for a little help/advice please if possible? When I lock the driver's side door, both doors lock, but no flash from the indicators or no red flashing car light with the little key (immobiliser/alarm?) on the dash. I...
Got aMk2.5 not long ago, drove it over 2k miles over to Estonia never skipped a beat the car is super fun and cool to drive! I heard that this is the BEST forum for MX5's so be ready for lots of questions and pictures!
Anyway my Name is Raf I am 23 years old and currently Live in UK.
Motorsport Electronics ME221 Engine Management System compatible with 2001 - 2005 MX5 (NB) including VVT engines. Reason for sale is it will no longer be used as was planning on supercharging mine but unable to go ahead with installing it due to insurance issues. Will come with RS232 extension...
I have a slot booked with a garage for Brands Hatch on the 7th of December with the company Mazda on Track.
Having to sell due due to a death in the family and thus I wont be able to make it.
I've been the phone to Mazda on track and they have said that I just need to let them...
It's been a few years since I posted a build thread on here. I'm on my fifth MX5, and I plan on keeping this one for many years to come. My previous ones were:
1998 1.8 NB RS
1994 1.8 NA (which I supercharged)
1995 1.8 NA
2001 1.8 NB Jasper Conran
1990 1.6 NA (current car)
Mazda MX5 Enamel Pin Badge - https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/637720724/mazda-mx5-enamel-pin-badge
These enamel badges are based on a classic JDM icon - The MK1 Mazda MX5.
- Measures 30mm
- Plated in black
- Coloured with soft enamel
- Metal clasp fitting on the rear
These are high quality pin...
I was wondering if anybody knew how to find out the paint code for their Mazda?
I've got a MK2.5 MX5 Pheonix in Black, red/black interior.
Parts have rusted, others have got scratched and chipped.
I plan to tackle a panel at a time, but before I do anything like that... I need to...
Hi guys, I was wondering if anybody here had experience with modifying the clocks on their MX5's?
I've had two issues so far. I've been looking for some decent aftermarket cards/inserts/sheets whatever you want to call them.
The problems I'm having are 1. I never seem to find any UK cards, 2...