Following on from my last post you might remember that after finding the turbo had started spewing fluids I had sent it off to Midland Turbo for a rebuild. The turn around by these guys was epic! it took them just 4 days to inspect, rebuild and send the unit back to me. As part… Continue Reading Project Laurel: She lives!
So Since taking ownership of the Laurel, what’s been happening? Well, I wanted to get it to a drift day ASAP, I’m not one for hanging around but at the same time there were a few things that needed adressing before I could take it out on track. Following the coilpack issues with the Skyline… Continue Reading Laurel Update
Terri Blog 2 Compensating much Shorty? While loading up and towing Lily to Anglesay last year I noticed that the arse end of Terri was sagging a little. She was not over loaded and the trailer and Lily are well under the towing capacity of Terri. The decision was made to look into new… Continue Reading Terri’s Blog 2 : Compensating Much?
After the last drift day I noticed a very strong smell of burning oil, panic set in. thankfully the panic was very short lived as I found the oil leak from the rocker cover half-moons. This was a very annoying find as I have replaced these several times but the high temps in the bay… Continue Reading Custom rocker cover change and wiring tuck on the S13
So after a while of drifting the Skyline with its new look, using and abusing the car on a daily basis (about 18 months), the fibreglass parts had gone through various breakages and fixes, and the paint was starting to look really scruffy. It was time to start thinking about a new look. I could… Continue Reading My Skyline, the story so far … (part eleven)