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Old 26-02-2010, 04:23 PM   #31
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Just a few more pics of the buggy i have taken.
Here's a pic with the wheel mounted,



Gonna need about 15mm spacers for the rear.

Another pic of the engine



One from the front, minus the bonnett.



And from the side



And another one

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I wouldn't space the rear wheels, just get a slightly taller tyre. Looks sweet as so far.
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coming along nicley.is it goin to be on the road for summer?

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I wouldn't space the rear wheels, just get a slightly taller tyre. Looks sweet as so far.
I would rather not space the wheel but the only other option would be to go for a 285 wide tyre, currently using a 255. If I go wider the tyres will touch the trailing arms.

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Fingers crossed should be ready to race about this summer :-)
cheers for the comments guys :-)
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that's looking very promising Ian, hopefully there'll be an opportunity to go buggy cruising together around Warrington this summer
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Just a quick update, no pics I'm afraid.
I made a mount that picks up the original rubber mount on the nose of the 091 gearbox, also started making an engine support frame to pick up the original Subaru engine mounts.
Looking to get this finished at the weekend along with the rest of the rear suspension.
Cheers Ian.
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Got my engine/gearbox cradle finished at the weekend and the engine is now bolted in possition and barely moves a bit.
Really happy with this and hopefully by the end of the weekend the buggy should be sat on it's wheels at the back :-). Some pics below.
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Looking good!
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Thanks ricola, that means a lot coming from you :-), love your cabriolet build.
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