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Old 29-08-2019, 06:06 PM   #1
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Has anyone managed to do a Honda conversion on a mini clubman without removing the front end?

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Old 29-08-2019, 08:18 PM   #2
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Lots have done it but makes for a right pain working on them afterwards.
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Old 29-08-2019, 08:20 PM   #3
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Old 04-09-2019, 06:28 PM   #4
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Yes I have but it is a real pain the ass!!!
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Old 05-09-2019, 07:41 AM   #5
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A few have done it on fixed round noses - I had a fixed 110mm extended round front and could barely get may hand in the engine bay. When I cut my front end off to start my rebuild to a standard length round nose front I couldn't believe how much easier doing anything on the engine was so now I wouldn't even consider a fixed front.
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Old 10-09-2019, 02:25 AM   #6
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Mine is on a fixed round nose. It can be challenging but definitely doable
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Old 10-09-2019, 03:34 PM   #7
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