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by Grippa
Tue Oct 30, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Build Diaries Discussion
Topic: Wanganui, Mcsorely 442E / MX5
Replies: 10
Views: 618

Re: Wanganui, Mcsorely 442E / MX5

I can’t comment about the MX5 but do know old Toyota’s use a twin coil relay for safety on the fuel pump so it turns it off the fuel if the engine is stalled. Is this the same ?
by Grippa
Tue Oct 23, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Chassis & Running Gear
Topic: Hydro handbrake install...
Replies: 4
Views: 282

Re: Hydro handbrake install...

Can you make provisions for seperate Calipers and have an independant system altogether ? This is the only way I have found for a good set up other wise you can get mutable issues , spongey pedal , hydro leaver that moves when pedal is depressed , caliper that doesn’t release from the disc well , th...
by Grippa
Tue May 15, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Members Rides
Topic: Lachlan Findlay's Mcgregor sr7
Replies: 51
Views: 11228

Re: Lachlan Findlay's Mcgregor sr7

Glad to hear you are ok! what do you think happened to cause this on what appears to be a straight section of road ?
Sounds like a good excuse for upgrades
by Grippa
Wed Sep 13, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Chassis & Running Gear
Topic: Seats and Seat mounts
Replies: 17
Views: 3882

Re: Seats and Seat mounts

A topic I'm really interested in ! as I am unhappy with how I sit in my fraser with the bucket style seat, the base of these just Velcro in place. The bench seats I've tried weren't any better as they weren't custom made to fit me as most now a days.ive looked into a few options and I would look int...
by Grippa
Mon Feb 13, 2017 5:36 pm
Forum: General Sevens Chat
Topic: Crash protection in a seven...
Replies: 24
Views: 6864

Re: Crash protection in a seven...

Great discussion ! I too have had some thoughts about protecting myself as us seven drivers are extremely vulnerable as unfortunately i occasionally can be a bit of a loose canon. I know it's not right but this once in a blue moon may happen while I'm not on a track, so all the helmets and arm restr...
by Grippa
Thu Jan 05, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Hourly charge out rates
Replies: 5
Views: 1838

Re: Hourly charge out rates

It's not often that I pay for work but in the last little while I payed $65 for general mechanical work and $95 for specialist work / fab . I would imagine most users on here would be able to handle most things them selves. What I can't do "most things" I call on friends with the ability - only down...
by Grippa
Fri Jul 08, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: Welcome to our forums
Topic: New Member living in Auckland
Replies: 19
Views: 6730

Re: New Member living in Auckland

Hey Chris
Here you go not a flash photo but you get the idea
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by Grippa
Wed Jul 06, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Welcome to our forums
Topic: New Member living in Auckland
Replies: 19
Views: 6730

Re: New Member living in Auckland

Hi Fish, See if you can make it to caffeine and classics "Smales Farm Takapuna" for the last Sunday of the month as it looks like Fraser's will be having a Auckland members catch up, weather permitting of cause. They maybe a little more than a bit biased but should have few different set ups in atte...
by Grippa
Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:37 pm
Forum: Welcome to our forums
Topic: New Member living in Auckland
Replies: 19
Views: 6730

Re: New Member living in Auckland

Welcome Fish, The Aucklanders are not as friendly as most in other areas for some reason. Where a bouts are you in Auckland ? A lot of the Aucklanders seem to centralize around the Fraser Cars site. Im on the North Shore and have a pre loved Fraser "well used but not to badly abused" that has a larg...
by Grippa
Tue Jan 12, 2016 7:25 pm
Forum: Track days & Events
Topic: Fraser Car Club Taupo Trackday
Replies: 18
Views: 7525

Re: Fraser Car Club Taupo Trackday

Hiw in considerate some people are ! I even had the wife keen until she found out the date was or wedding anniversary and the following is a daughters birthday - some people have no luck !!! Hopefully next year