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Old 03-20-2012, 06:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Thanks all, had a slight issue, filled the car with fuel and it poured out, seems some muppet work on the fuel level sender or the fuel pump and didn't reinstall it correctly.
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Old 03-21-2012, 04:53 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Thanks again all, it is in stunning condition for a 14 year old car.

Hey Dabsy I used to live not far from you in Preston Lancs, seems funny have folk from all around the world tell me I have a nice motor cheers
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158,000 kms and its an auto which is fine as I got it to commute into Wellington and I have a race car which is manual for when I want to get my kicks
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That is not many kms at all, especial for that year. Mine is 2000 and it has about 171,xxx kms.

So, what kind of race car do you have? I am just curios.
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I have a Toyota MR2 Turbo preped for the track you should be able to see it in my profile garage. Its putting out around 320 bhp, I also have a honda CBR1100XX Super Blackbird which is good for 300 kmph and a 3.0L V6 Pajero for off roading.
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Thanks again all, it is in stunning condition for a 14 year old car.

Hey Dabsy I used to live not far from you in Preston Lancs, seems funny have folk from all around the world tell me I have a nice motor cheers
Small world matey... Preston about 75 miles from me LOL
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