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 Returned From VTEC Hell At Last

 Created by: MikeinNC
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 Posted: Mar 3, 2017 12:12PM
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Member since:Jul 26, 2010
Nice work! You might want to switch to fanblade around though, as it on the wrong way.

 Posted: Mar 3, 2017 07:53AM
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CA
Congrats for persevering. Looks great! (Good choice for an avatar pic too!)

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"Hang on a minute lads....I've got a great idea."

 Posted: Mar 3, 2017 06:50AM
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maybe this is the way of the future?  kinda like the tattoo shop down the block from my office,  they moved a couple blocks away last year and more than doubled their space. why?  they needed it for tattoo removal which is now their biggest money maker.

 Posted: Mar 2, 2017 08:18PM
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bravo for the work done by CTR and returning back to a real classic mini..   what are folks thinking when they do this catalyn jennings think to a mini??

 Posted: Mar 2, 2017 08:01PM
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Member since:Feb 7, 2006
Looking good. Just a heads up the fan is on backwards smooth side goes towards the water pump.

If in doubt, flat out . Colin Mc Rae MBE 1968-2007.

 Posted: Mar 2, 2017 06:20PM
 Edited:  Mar 5, 2017 05:17PM
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Some of you folks may remember my plea for information late last summer with returning a botched VTEC conversion to original.   With Steve's (Coopertune) help and advice and assistance, Gary took his car back and drove it for the first time in about 4 years.   Steve upgraded the engine and tranny and built us a new subrame and suspension.   I welded back in all the whacked out panels, grill opening and front sheet metal and grappled with the butchered wiring harness to get it back to its happy place.   Little car runs really strong (thanks for the new cam Steve      

I know it was quite controversial that I was doing this but Gary is more than happy to have his little Mini back and on the road again.  

Once again, thanks Steve for all of the help, advise, answers and especially the friendship that we have formed!!!   Look forward to meeting some of you in Columbus later this summer    We plan to be there with our little red car

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