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by Specktor
Wed Apr 19, 2006 1:41 am
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: New here to
Replies: 25
Views: 5835

Welcome. Be warned most become addicted to merkurs and they start repopulating in the driveway. I just bought my second.
by Specktor
Sun Apr 16, 2006 12:26 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: My little rust project
Replies: 16
Views: 6646

My little rust project

My little rust repair project. http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j316/spec-2/2005family306.jpg http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j316/spec-2/2005family307.jpg http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j316/spec-2/2005family309.jpg http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j316/spec-2/2005family308.jpg http://i83.ph...
by Specktor
Thu Apr 13, 2006 4:57 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Stupid bumper question
Replies: 1
Views: 722

Stupid bumper question

Do all xr4ti have an aluminum rear bumper? And are the fronts the same or steel?
by Specktor
Wed Mar 15, 2006 11:45 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2006
Topic: Who is going to Carlisle this year?
Replies: 154
Views: 38735

Merkxr4 what you said was innocent. Its just the rest of us are a bit on the sick side. Think its exhaust fumes. Or just the need to prove our merks will make it on a trip to validate the cost of keeping these cars running.
by Specktor
Tue Mar 14, 2006 11:42 pm
Forum: Carlisle 2006
Topic: Who is going to Carlisle this year?
Replies: 154
Views: 38735

Somebody buy him a doll already.
by Specktor
Tue Mar 14, 2006 8:48 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: A forbidden question??? Cutting stock springs...
Replies: 26
Views: 4316

Spektor-- there's more to the story than price. mc2racing have a great tech article feature on their site, and a lot of info in their product descriptions. It would behoove you to read-- well, pretty much everything the site contains![/quote] Maybe yes and maybe no since I've had no dealings with Mc...
by Specktor
Tue Mar 14, 2006 12:55 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: A forbidden question??? Cutting stock springs...
Replies: 26
Views: 4316

I just finished installing the lowered bat ones, I like em. But as was posted earlier you have to ask them if they are instock first. I'll take a picture when I get a chance . Think they are near what Colins is. But they are expensive, Mc2 is cheaper for springs. not sure which are better the spax o...
by Specktor
Thu Feb 23, 2006 3:01 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: It's Hip to be Square (Headlight/Grille Swap) Updated Pics!
Replies: 64
Views: 13347

Just goes to prove car guys or girls are just interested in what can be done, not just what car its being done to.
by Specktor
Thu Feb 23, 2006 12:48 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: It's Hip to be Square (Headlight/Grille Swap) Updated Pics!
Replies: 64
Views: 13347

personally I think its an interesting project. I wonder if there is a guy over at some grandprix forum trying to fit a nose off xr4 to his car. And if some gm guys are getting their pantys in a bunch over it. LOL
by Specktor
Fri Feb 17, 2006 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: Blow-Off Valves (BOV)
Replies: 40
Views: 17380

I'll have to add a bov to my list of things to buy.
by Specktor
Thu Feb 16, 2006 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion & Intro Forum
Topic: Merkur Parts Midwest
Replies: 33
Views: 8579

I've bought a few things from bugg or jeff as I just learned his real name off ebay. I have always been very happy with anything I've bought from him.
by Specktor
Thu Feb 09, 2006 10:42 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Scorpio Reserection
Replies: 12
Views: 5043

That looks like interesting stuff . You'll have to keep us informed on how it works out. Always surprise for the lack of products that work well on plastic
by Specktor
Thu Feb 09, 2006 2:54 am
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: Scorpio Reserection
Replies: 12
Views: 5043

Always nice to see an artist at work. Which just proves if you have time ,know how and are a bit on the pig headed side you can turn something others would junk into something worth having. On the plastic what are you going to top coat it with?
by Specktor
Thu Feb 09, 2006 2:39 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: 1986 XR4TI shop manuals
Replies: 9
Views: 2738

Was going to use it to line the bottom of the cat litter box. Figured it would atleast be useful for that its never been much help for my car.
by Specktor
Wed Feb 08, 2006 11:31 pm
Forum: Project, Photo & Video Phorum
Topic: The car I got by accident
Replies: 28
Views: 11386

And my rear lights are now in. Image
if the weather would just warm up again I could put my ebay emergency brake cable on.