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Forum: Honda Chat 23-01-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 319
Posted By Kam
Is this still in the Crv? For day to day...

Is this still in the Crv?

For day to day driving your not really gonna notice much difference between the b and z so itís not worth the effort/time to swap

Tuners only choose the z over b if...
Forum: Honda Chat 23-01-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 566
Posted By Kam
Ideally something like the pea shooter is all...

Ideally something like the pea shooter is all really you can get away with to not attract attention but thatís an exhaust you just canít get away with on our builds

The rc40 yes for the b16 as...
Forum: Honda Chat 17-01-2019, 06:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 288
Posted By Kam
Tap and turn Oz. Tap, turn a quarter, tap, turn a...

Tap and turn Oz. Tap, turn a quarter, tap, turn a quarter etc

A wedge type chisel (cold chisel is good) using the above method never fails even with low clearances underneath

Make sure you give...
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 13-01-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,048
Posted By Kam
I picked up this impact wrench from Machine Mart...

I picked up this impact wrench from Machine Mart a while back, I know your wanting cordless Gaz but it is corded, however with 450nm for £72 it is excellent power to cost ratio
...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 23-11-2018, 08:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 357
Posted By Kam
Have you seen the DVD's by Minifilms where Bill...

Have you seen the DVD's by Minifilms where Bill Sollis drives different conversions?

You might be able to see them online but can pick them up from forums or eBay etc
...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 22-11-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By Kam
Haha yeah that was freebies and strudel's idea of...

Haha yeah that was freebies and strudel's idea of how to modify the bowl 8)

With my rad I also had to chop out some of the X brace under the bonnet on that side for the extra few mm's of...
Forum: Honda Chat 19-11-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 550
Posted By Kam
Whereabouts are you based? ...

Whereabouts are you based?

https://www.cplracing.co.uk in Kent

There was Eurosopec near guildford but not sure if they are still around so try these guys instead...
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 19-11-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By Kam
Pick up some boot covers as well while your there...

Pick up some boot covers as well while your there

http://www.mcgillmotorsport.com/rodobal-rose-joint-rubber-dust-protection-sealing-boot-m12-633/
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 19-11-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 704
Posted By Kam
Hey Mr C :cool: Like Shaun said above use...

Hey Mr C :cool:

Like Shaun said above use the front lower frame with two bolts poking out either end, makes it a stress free situation

I very crudely made up a fixing bracket, it was meant to...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 22-04-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
Bit of a change here, I've been spending a couple...

Bit of a change here, I've been spending a couple of hours here and there and slowly made the subframe up, all fits and clears and next to nothing needs to be cut from the front slam panel (my aim)
...
Forum: Vauxhall Builds 06-03-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 1,067
Views: 122,871
Posted By Kam
Crikey Shaun just come across this :o Hope...

Crikey Shaun just come across this :o

Hope your doing ok, legend :)
Forum: General 16v Mini Chat 10-01-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,121
Posted By Kam
Yeah stretch the steering gaitor, pass it through...

Yeah stretch the steering gaitor, pass it through then cable tie each end to the gear cable

If you want to be really posh :lol: use one of them small gearstick gaiter housings with a chrome...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 04-01-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,617
Posted By Kam
Excellent work :cool: How low is that escort...

Excellent work :cool:

How low is that escort front end? Might just be the picture but its looks like you'll be scraping the roadkill up :eek:
Forum: Honda Chat 22-12-2017, 10:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,010
Posted By Kam
Another alternative Depending on the size...

Another alternative

Depending on the size of the throttle body you may be able to route the piping under the brake servo (if you have one) using a flexible ducting like so
...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 20-12-2017, 09:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
I didn't think of that no, cheers for the heads...

I didn't think of that no, cheers for the heads up, got so much I'm trying to keep on top of with for this I'm missing basic things... :rolleyes:

I haven't seen this engine in a 406 so I'm not...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 20-12-2017, 02:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
Still chomping more off the subframe ...

Still chomping more off the subframe

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4597/39140380232_b0df97d56d_b.jpg

Put the subframe on the old one as a guide to make my rear lower mount holder, with all the...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 14-12-2017, 10:48 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
Didn't have much time today so not much done,...

Didn't have much time today so not much done, pulled off purchased subframe and got ready to cut mine up

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4580/39026984982_afc16b1d7b_b.jpg

Could do with a little...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 14-12-2017, 10:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
It sacrificed itself for a MUCH greater cause :) ...

It sacrificed itself for a MUCH greater cause :)



:lol: had it nearly as long but not as many heads
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 12-12-2017, 11:04 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
I think I got a cheap mount (well was from ebay)...

I think I got a cheap mount (well was from ebay) the drivers side top mount caved in when the engine was lowered hence the wonky angle, there are a couple of buffers that sit either side of it so...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 11-12-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
Had a small amount of time earlier so figured I'd...

Had a small amount of time earlier so figured I'd try and get something done but the thought of going into a cold garage with cold tools wasn't exactly top of my list :rolleyes:

Took off the...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 11-12-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
My tap and die set is giving the engine leveller...

My tap and die set is giving the engine leveller a run for its money, what a get out of jail card that kit is :D
Forum: Non 16v Mini Chat 09-12-2017, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,007
Posted By Kam
Save what pics you can, once they go again who...

Save what pics you can, once they go again who knows what will work
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 08-12-2017, 02:19 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
Been doing a bit lately but not really much...

Been doing a bit lately but not really much progress on the car :(

On a plus note I've managed to source some 1.9 hubs

https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4585/38903799891_526517e468_b.jpg

Not...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 24-11-2017, 03:49 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
Done a little more earlier today, I need to get...

Done a little more earlier today, I need to get my subframe off, I did get a modified subframe with the conversion purchase but I'm not that happy with some/most of it so I will be cutting my one up...
Forum: Other Non Mini Builds 24-11-2017, 03:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,652
Posted By Kam
I was hoping to get away with not having PAS and...

I was hoping to get away with not having PAS and just manning-up

Yeah forget that :lol:
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