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  1. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    Oil change done today - the engine is far smoother ... I dread to think what kind of tar was in there... But all ready for the 4500km roadtrip next week! - Later this year I will take the car to ZF to get the automatic gearbox totally serviced.
  2. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: Meet Luigi DeVito! That's right, another MX-5! Sorry.

    Nope, I need to get the Zastava done so I can work on it in the barn :)
  3. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    Took the Pferdchen on a roadtrip to Leipzig, Berlin and then home - I didn't get many pictures, but it performed flawlessly! Leipzig: On the way home from Berlin I got some relaxing in the back seat: And after 4,000km here are some stats: The car has a vibration which I would...
  4. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    That is awesome! Thanks for the pic! :-D Yeah, it's barely there any more - Sometimes you can smell it if it sits directly in the sunlight, but once the air con starts it clears up super quickly.
  5. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: '77 Zastava 101 "The Flying Shite"

    It is fun, and cool that I can now do it with some level of competency - I got a Kemppi MinarcMig Evo 200 - https://www.kemppi.com/en-US/offering/family/minarcmig-evo/ - I like it!
  6. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: Meet Luigi DeVito! That's right, another MX-5! Sorry.

    Yeah, and I can hear something that sounds like air flowing through the engine that wasn't there before ... I will just replace the cam belt myself with the one from my spare engine - I just need the barn to be free in case something else is the matter - I can't leave it sitting in the...
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    Ownership Verified: '77 Zastava 101 "The Flying Shite"

    Repair is getting there: Still some tidy up work to do, I ran out of grinding motivation and my back decided that it didn't like the angle too so yeah... I won't be doing any grinding tomorrow as it's easter and then I am away for a week ... Once this one is done I will start with the...
  8. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    The final pic from the Nürburgring arrived :)
  9. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: Meet Luigi DeVito! That's right, another MX-5! Sorry.

    Drove to work last week, everything fine ... On the way home I got on to the motorway and suddenly no power... The starts fine it just has no power and struggles to rev... I suspect a slipped cambelt tooth? Suggestions welcome
  10. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The New Off Road Hack

    That looks like great fun!
  11. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    I never bothered to look for one 😂
  12. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    I do not own a YOLO cap, sadly :-)
  13. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    I think maybe around 9 minutes might be possible - But generally I don't want to push it that hard :-P
  14. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The horse has bolted. Meet the Pferdchen!

    First privately owned Equus to be on the Nürburgring? I was laughing so hard after the lap when I saw this: What a stupid car :D I did the whole lap in comfort mode because it was more comfortable! And on winter tires too :-)
  15. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The £480 Lexus

    You can't be too mad then, obviously it sucks but accidents happen!
  16. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: The wait was long enough: leviathan's Tesla Model 3 Performance

    First one on the forums, congrats! I really can't wait to see how this actually drives :) I would probably have more seriously considered one if I could have dealt with the interior, but I really just did not like it when I sat in one in Vienna :-)
  17. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: '77 Zastava 101 "The Flying Shite"

    Not quite, but closer than one may think :D
  18. loose_unit

    Ownership Verified: '77 Zastava 101 "The Flying Shite"

    Kemppi MinarcMig Evo 200. It was recommended by a friend of Dr Grip's - And since I got mine, another Finalgearer has purchased one too :-)
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