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Old 21-07-2018, 11:05 AM   #21
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Red car. Cheap DIY wet vac. Very satisfying process. Glad I built one of these.


The video doesn't really show a marked difference, as the thing looked clean. This was a smokers' car though, and I retrieved a lot of brown nastiness out of some specific areas. If nothing else, the car feels and smells much cleaner since.
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Looks loads cleaner Tom.....good job on that.

Got a couple of Rallye seats need doing
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Just a couple, or, like 14?!

Yeah no worries, give me a shout when you're ready. You're more than welcome to borrow the kit, bring them here to do, whatever really.
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Looks loads cleaner Tom.....good job on that.

Got a couple of Rallye seats need doing
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Just a couple, or, like 14?!

Yeah no worries, give me a shout when you're ready. You're more than welcome to borrow the kit, bring them here to do, whatever really.
I think Ben wants you to do them Tom

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Haha, I know he does.

I accept payment in:
Beer
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Haha, I know he does.

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Having seen Ben's food photos. I'd say a BBQ is a great option

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AutoGlanz Synth Seal and Gyeon Q2 Tire doing their job this morning. Over 2 weeks since a wash.



Just sometimes, I find our hobby immensely satisfying.
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So this happened.



Cardboard composite window for speed.



Glass window for originality.



Definitely didn't lock all of my keys inside the garage. At midnight. Nope. Not me.

Would have been *significantly* more expensive had I not also left the spare garage door remote in the car.

Lesson learnt.

Popped the wheels off to spin the tyres. Cleaned and recoated them. Still look pants.




Found there to be a reason the rears were at the rear. Apparently there aren't enough balance weights in the world.

Still, Gyeon Tire looks the nuts.

But it does go brown. They said it wouldn't. They lied.
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