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Forum: Wanted 25-09-2017, 09:01 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By matt
Hi mate. I'm not to keen on the style of wheels...

Hi mate. I'm not to keen on the style of wheels but I think powercoated all one colour they would be nice. I would need them posting to Birmingham. Would you be able to do that? Thanks
Forum: Wanted 23-09-2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,092
Posted By matt
Hi Steve could you pm me some pictures and a...

Hi Steve could you pm me some pictures and a postcode on your location. Or would you consider shipping?

Thanks matt
Forum: Wanted 21-09-2017, 06:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,092
Posted By matt
Hi Steve. Are you asking 450 for both sets of...

Hi Steve. Are you asking 450 for both sets of wheels together or separately?

Thanks matt
Forum: Wanted 19-09-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,092
Posted By matt
How much would you want for the comps and the arb...

How much would you want for the comps and the arb oz? If you could price it up with postage to Birmingham that would be great.

Thanks matt
Forum: Wanted 19-09-2017, 05:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,092
Posted By matt
That's great if you can. Thanks matt

That's great if you can.

Thanks matt
Forum: Wanted 18-09-2017, 09:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,092
Posted By matt
Metro parts. Wheels, arbs

I'm looking for some K series metro alloy wheels. Preferably 13inch gti wheels or 14inch aftermarket.
I'm also looking for anti roll bars. Front and rear.
I would also consider buying a gti metro...
Forum: Rover Builds 23-01-2017, 08:37 PM
Replies: 932
Views: 195,819
Posted By matt
I haven't visited this site for a few years now....

I haven't visited this site for a few years now. But I've just read your up dates Gaz and the mini is better than ever. Love how you've got the standard length front on there now and the retro 10s....
Forum: Wanted 23-01-2017, 08:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,856
Posted By matt
I've got one here in Birmingham if your still...

I've got one here in Birmingham if your still looking. It's a type B. Worked perfect.
Forum: Rover Builds 27-03-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
It's been awhile since I've been on here. The...

It's been awhile since I've been on here. The mini is fine haven't driven it in a while. My next step is take it to the rolling road and then the drag strip and hopefully a track day.

I've been...
Forum: Rover Builds 17-06-2013, 07:09 PM
Replies: 2,600
Views: 257,949
Posted By matt
I took my ports to the gasket and left it roughy...

I took my ports to the gasket and left it roughy like that. Another thing to check is the throttle body to the inlet. If not lined up they are stepped an people don't notice.
Forum: Honda Builds 17-06-2013, 06:02 PM
Replies: 614
Views: 74,569
Posted By matt
That looks a tidy subframe. But there isn't any...

That looks a tidy subframe. But there isn't any advantage is there over a cut stock subframe? Just antiroll bar pic up points. I think miniwade has a good point there!
To much money :)
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 17-06-2013, 05:56 PM
Replies: 330
Views: 69,015
Posted By matt
Do like the wheels. Really set the car off, looks...

Do like the wheels. Really set the car off, looks very aggressive.
Forum: Rover Builds 17-06-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
Remap :D Feels like its got gained another 2...

Remap :D

Feels like its got gained another 2 cylinders.
It ticks over smoother, then mid range is a lot more torquey. But top end you can just feel the power climbing and the extended rev limit...
Forum: Rover Builds 16-06-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
Cheers guys. Just come back off my holiday, take...

Cheers guys. Just come back off my holiday, take the mini out an hit a pigeon. Has made abit of a mess of my grille.

But some good news going for remap later so I'm looking forward to see what...
Forum: Rover Builds 07-06-2013, 03:59 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
Update. Been working loads laterly but I...

Update.

Been working loads laterly but I had a good look at the engine last weekend. Found the problem the plunger on the VVC soloniod wasn't set properly. The people at the cylinder head place...
Forum: Rover Builds 26-05-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
I used the Off set dowels mate. Head was skimmed...

I used the Off set dowels mate. Head was skimmed but was almost nothing taken off. Something I need to check is did they reassemble the VVC mechs properly and timed correctly.

But I ran it...
Forum: Rover Builds 26-05-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
An old graph showing what the power curve should...

An old graph showing what the power curve should look like.

http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii314/kingbooty36/Mini%20van%20rwd/d9e32a12.jpg

Something defiantly not right. VVCs pull to the...
Forum: Rover Builds 26-05-2013, 03:29 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
Power figure wasn't great ...

Power figure wasn't great

http://i267.photobucket.com/albums/ii314/kingbooty36/20130526_162209_zps86dc4b54.jpg...
Forum: Rover Builds 25-05-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
Cheers mate, I recommend the flywheel. Especially...

Cheers mate, I recommend the flywheel. Especially if you have a pg1 flywheel will be a even bigger difference for you as the r65 one is already light.

As long as I make over 160hp ill be happy....
Forum: Honda Builds 25-05-2013, 03:09 PM
Replies: 3,154
Views: 625,796
Posted By matt
I would say a dirty injector. 3 cylinders running...

I would say a dirty injector. 3 cylinders running slightly rich and one lean. All will look good on a wideband.

If the whole engine was lean 2 and 3 cylinders would of failed.
As said by others...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 25-05-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By matt
I took a coilover off today and the springs...

I took a coilover off today and the springs measure 7 1/2 inch and have wrote on them 100/125 which they are progressive rate springs. But the soft end on the spring is fully compressed on my mini to...
Forum: Rover Builds 25-05-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 91,252
Posted By matt
Cheers bud. I've put a few hundred miles on...

Cheers bud.

I've put a few hundred miles on it now and all good. So today I dropped the mineral oil and put a new filter and semi synthetic in there.
I also changed the spark plugs and fitted...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 22-05-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By matt
Mine are the lowered ones but I didn't think the...

Mine are the lowered ones but I didn't think the springs are 8 inch long.
Ill have to have a measure of them and see if I can see anything wrote on them saying what poundage they are.
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 21-05-2013, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By matt
Rear coil over spring rate?

Hi all. I've got protect rear coil overs on my mini. They are completely standard which I think I got them from Huddersfield spares a few years ago.

Does anyone know what the spring rates are for...
Forum: Honda Builds 19-05-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 614
Views: 74,569
Posted By matt
Just been looking at your power graph. That's not...

Just been looking at your power graph. That's not a bad torque curve you have. How come there's no big jump in power when it comes onto cam?
I was it a fn type r last week and there was a big...
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