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Old 13-09-2017, 09:27 PM   #121
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Gear gaiter treated to some leather conditioner.

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Old 16-09-2017, 12:54 PM   #122
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Headlamp restoration done and new bulbs fitted.




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Old 24-09-2017, 11:04 AM   #124
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Picked up the new intercooler up the other day
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Old 24-09-2017, 11:14 AM   #125
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Great progress, looks really nice
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hope you don't mind me asking, how much was the intercooler? Mine is theworse for wear and could do with a new one.
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hope you don't mind me asking, how much was the intercooler? Mine is theworse for wear and could do with a new one.


£440 but that was heavily discounted, other dealers where quoting 600+


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Nice one on the intercooler, the problem you now have is everything under the bonnet needs to look as good if not better than it.
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That is the plan

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Old 27-09-2017, 04:02 PM   #130
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Thanks mate, ironically I have two intercoolers, my blobeye one and what I thought was another one but was in actual fact a hawkeye one which is slightly smaller, I recommend you get a grille to cover the intercooler to keep it that way.

Write up is great, keep up the good work mate.
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