So much more to see and do than previous years , This show is enormous now and so are the prices …. I mean £9.50 for chips with a topping (curry source e.t.c)
Friday 5th of July saw Nick Lars Heideld's 20year hill record smashed in the first of the timed practice runs by 1/2 a second , seeing as how much ground you can cover @130mph .
Whats even more amazing is the car Nicks time was produced in was the all dominant McLaren F1 car of the 90's, modern F1 cars are no longer able to compete being dubbed "too fast"
The day was not with out other incident with a nascar at molecomb corner which wrote off a few hay bails as well as the car.
One of my headlights went so being an import took it to Foresters to make sure I got the correct bulb. They changed it no light. Noticed moisture inside the lens. Tomorrow they are taking the front bumper off to get at the lights. Only 3 things it can be bulb, leads or water in base of lens...
For the first time ever the FSTI failed it's MOT.
To be honest I was fingers crossed for the brakes as they were felling al little off and making a bit of noise but I hoped that they might squeak through, but they didn't.
So it needed discs (and pads) all round.
Plus a front ARB link had...
I have a K and N Air Filter and am pleased with it.I have been reading about all the rave reviews about the Cosworth one. So, I bought one and fitted it at the Weekend.
Can’t believe what a difference it makes !
Very impressed and, if you have the same results as me, you’ll be well happy...
Whilst the garage is sorting out the fuel line issue and other bits and pieces as all that stuff is off, we noticed that theres some cut wires going to a 'plug', you can see the wires (black and white) under the turbo/braided hose
Ive looked on partsouq to see if i can figure it out...