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Fair warning, I'm very visual in a thread and not particularly wordsy.

About a month ago I bought something to try and mend the broken heart the emissions on the purple car left me with

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The paint job is pretty nasty but theres actually not an unreasonable amount of rust underneath

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Dont let the pretty tips fool you like they did me, the exhaust looks better than its built

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The driveway was pretty solid for a day or two though

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First and only bit of progress on this tonight, getting this hot air garbage away from it
 

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Oh yeah, I'm also terrible at keeping these things updated. Expect long gaps between posts but a dump at a time

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Done some wiring in the boot

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Got the thing up on the ramp to take a look

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Previously mentioned nasty exhaust

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Roll bar in

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Fire extinguisher and subs in

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Started making a switch panel

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Bought a set of these

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Installed my projector headlights and googly eyes

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By the time I'd got it high enough to get over the speed bump at work reasonably the wheels and tyres looked dumb

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So I got a set of universal ebay arches the entire internet loves to hate

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Took a spare set of wheels to work because I was convinced I could fit 235/50/15 under there, tyre man said I was being unreasonable if I wanted suspension travel or steering

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Admitting defeat returning the tyres

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Got the arches cut out and bolted on though

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Needs meatier tyres and maybe a spacer but it covers it all at least

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Turns out my kayak mounts will fit the roll bar

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Switch panel mock up

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Painted and in, it also gets rid of the strip of sunlight between the wink mirror and top of the windscreen

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Parked up on setup day for Goodwood Revival

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Sunstrip to hide the wires from the back of the switches

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All sorts of wires

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Got a wireless phone charger

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Used it for speakers at a friends farm party, amazingly it started itself up in the morning too

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Dumb things with fireworks

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Tree down

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Got a little go in the bosses 997.1 GT3RS

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Quilted faux leather door cards and galaxy wrapped tops

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Did round the crash pad too

So thats my camera roll between last post and now
 

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Did a double-take at the ramps photo: Your tardis garage looks a lot bigger on the inside. :D

What's the big switch panel for?
Wide angle camera is deceptive, but it's a nice size for what I need

Left to right it's: heated seat, window, window, heated seat, fan override, speakers off, headlight wink and lights for the googly eyes (not all of it is wired yet as I hate wiring)

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Well I brought a shine to most of it Christmas Eve, went in Christmas Day for a couple hours to pour some water over it
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And spent another hour polishing the boot and rear wing this evening
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I had my rx7 painted in red..the renault nmp colour...i was so tempted todo it in the dodge hellcat purple. I wish i had now.
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I very nearly ended up going Plum Crazy on the last one, decided on Daytona Violet in the end and was never particularly happy with the outcome

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Thanks! May grab one of those since it fits the vents, though i'd presume there would be others that don't offer charging, off to the amazon I go!
Out the box it doesn't fit the vents, I've cut down the front of the vent and the where the charger is supposed to mount and expoxied one to the other. Works lovely now though

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Hi my name is Dan and I'm bad at posting updates, have a bunch of things from my camera roll and my vague memory of what was going on at the time

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Came back and a pop up friend found it

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Let the girlfriend drive

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Went for a drive with a mate

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Bit of a hose

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Time to do something about the green roof

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Wants another coat or two and some sealer

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Oh yay, a diff swap

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New shifter bushing

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A fight with a pair of belts

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Currently got the dash out for an attempt of DIY flocking

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Really hoping a decent amount of this has stuck
 
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