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by wilky
Sat Jun 11, 2005 4:47 am
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: Who would you like to see at Carlisle this year!
Replies: 51
Views: 30181

Hey WideBody - don't sweat it man. Were only human & comments on forums are tougher to interpret than face to face communication (I know 'cos I've got in a lot of trouble here from time to time). We and all of our cars are a constant work in progress. Show me anyone who says they or their car is com...
by wilky
Thu May 26, 2005 10:49 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: Mighty I-70/I-76 Convoy
Replies: 172
Views: 30060

- always fuel up first thing, not last thing (right Wilky?) - always fuel up first thing, not last thing (right Wilky?) Bloody hell - thats the last time I admit doing anything stooopid & yes I will gas up before yacking to all of our friends - I promise. Wilky PS: Great job all you guys are doing ...
by wilky
Wed May 25, 2005 9:40 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Headlamp protectors and Car Bra's
Replies: 19
Views: 3399

I kinda doubt we can help with the headlight protectors here 'cos our lights are different - I converted my XR to Sierra lights and got my headlight protectors on Ebay in the UK. I think we can find a source for the bra's though - I'll do a bit of hunting. Wilky PS: What kind of car do you have anyw...
by wilky
Tue May 24, 2005 10:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: Photo on main page- HIJACKED THREAD!!!!!!
Replies: 39
Views: 5975

Well... :lol: ..you're right, except that there are a bunch of other things that need her attention before I even think of re-upping the power, which BTW, as I've said before, is really not too shabby with just the big exhaust and the Gillis. I promised myself that I would devote resources to found...
by wilky
Tue May 24, 2005 10:20 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: regarding the T9 strenght issues
Replies: 23
Views: 2598

IMHO the T-9 is a POC and not worth the effort - FastFord87 broke mine with 175HP and 15 sec 1/4.

Wilky
by wilky
Mon May 23, 2005 9:36 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: Pics of the Hartwood Give-away Car Inside!
Replies: 19
Views: 7584

OK guys I have 6 dinner tickets, am bringing my spare (illegal) plates and some bucks to buy Norm's T5 so you can all forget it - it's mine!!! :twisted: :twisted: :twisted:

Alex: I'll give you the slush box after I've ripped it out! :roll: :roll:

Wilky
by wilky
Mon May 23, 2005 9:29 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: TOP GEAR
Replies: 4
Views: 1374

Yeah, it's a great show - thanks for the link!
:lol:
Wilky
by wilky
Mon May 23, 2005 12:00 am
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: How's Your Ride?
Replies: 45
Views: 17607

Mark, stop that damn Carlisle countdown clock will 'ya. I'm still wrenching, welding, grinding, painting!!

Wilky
by wilky
Sun May 22, 2005 11:20 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: Half-price MerkMeters at Carlisle!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 3208

mhamilton wrote:That's on my list, just because it's a neat little thing.

What exacly does it do? (the link was partially down) I know it reads the air to fuel mixture. What do you do if is reading a bad mix?
If it's too lean you buy a new head!! :lol: :lol:

Wilky
by wilky
Sun May 22, 2005 12:54 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: Dinner
Replies: 30
Views: 20700

Ordered 6 dinners & a "T" today - MCA took my money so I assume I'm not too late?

Wilky
by wilky
Sun May 22, 2005 12:44 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2005
Topic: Half-price MerkMeters at Carlisle!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 3208

Er, um, whats a MerkMeter?

Wilky :oops:
by wilky
Sun May 22, 2005 12:36 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: T-5 Installation troubles.
Replies: 18
Views: 1996

Me too - heres some more spares: LLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL :lol:

Wilky
by wilky
Sun May 22, 2005 8:09 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: T-5 Installation troubles.
Replies: 18
Views: 1996

vcallaway wrote:I'm concerned about the stress on the quadrant with it backed off that far.

How long have you guys been running with yours this way?
The quadrant is equally weak no matter where the paw is! I've been running mine for over a year.

Wilky
by wilky
Sat May 21, 2005 11:08 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: T-5 Installation troubles.
Replies: 18
Views: 1996

Let your clutch self adjuster right off and I think the T9 cable will be long enough. I had the same problem (and made the same long adapter that you have) but found that after letting off the clutch quadrant the short adaptor would fit OK with the T9 cable (with some careful grinding of the blob on...
by wilky
Sat May 21, 2005 10:36 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Cosworth Engine
Replies: 56
Views: 5751

... can anyone tell me if an aluniminium, darn can't spell it either, Nothing spelt wrong from what I can see :wink: Wilky Oh wait a minute - I know what aluminium is but what the heck is aluniminium?? Some secret aluminium alloy with super special strength to weight ratio eh. Alex - were both twit...