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    12th December 2018, 07:40 AM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Ah. Well yes I do! It's going to look like this, https://sr20.driftworks.com/forum/attachments/fia2-daze-jpg.152007/ But instead of the...
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    11th December 2018, 06:42 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well this bracket for the kill switch took to long to make. In that I was putting it off and off trying to work out the best place for it. Turns out...
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    11th December 2018, 12:58 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    God why the heck where they standing around watching it then :S Gah people forget fire is hot I suppose? And if I see flames under the...
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    10th December 2018, 07:07 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well there were a few blemishes I wanted to tidy up on the bonnet (after cutting the under brace away I sneezed and hurt a few things) so out comes...
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    7th December 2018, 02:49 PM
    Ah maaaaaaaan would be a shame to cut it up. If anyone is worried about storing it, I have a "large yard" where it could live under a tarp for a...
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    6th December 2018, 07:20 PM
    oh my god you rock belgium
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    4th December 2018, 06:12 PM
    So true! I confess, well i should apologise to those that have had them at French Car Days, I've often found myself loitering in effort to sniff....
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    4th December 2018, 08:37 AM
    Ah man, just the memories of old trips, lovers. Lots of happy vibes surrounding that thing.
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    4th December 2018, 08:34 AM
    Sniff, the poor ol' thing. I was speaking with this seller when a friend in Melbourne noticed it. He received it payment for a job completed...
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    3rd December 2018, 08:42 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    More success! the pile of ex Renault crap is still growing. https://photos.app.goo.gl/aWytjN5ATTQed8rX8 Added to was most of the interior...
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    3rd December 2018, 01:25 PM
    The flexible hose from the caliper? Sorry. I reckon it wouldn't be that exotic, take it off and walk up into a brake place?
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    3rd December 2018, 01:24 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Ah well that wasn't so bad. Success! https://photos.app.goo.gl/qaW4EkPyM64H7xs37
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    3rd December 2018, 11:29 AM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Heck! No I'll go check that now. What an epic way to cause a fire.
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    3rd December 2018, 10:57 AM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well I would have never thought I'd take a carbi apart. Turns out it's scary from the outside, but dead simple when you get into it. Ahhhh...
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    2nd December 2018, 06:43 PM
    bowie replied to a thread Aline A310 V6 At SMSP in Renault Forum
    The paddock security called over the radio at lunch, the poor thing dropped a great deal of oil and it became a "hazard" :p Didn't get a chance to...
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    2nd December 2018, 09:16 AM
    bowie replied to a thread Aline A310 V6 At SMSP in Renault Forum
    Important job that lets be honest. Spoke the chap with the A310, he would like to correct all and indicate it was 2 laps he managed, the dizzy...
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    1st December 2018, 10:18 PM
    bowie replied to a thread Aline A310 V6 At SMSP in Renault Forum
    No I don't sorry, i didn't look defeated in the afternoon. I'll grab some pics in the morning.
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    1st December 2018, 05:07 PM
    You should all come cheer on a fellow dork in an A310 V6. Its prefect! We are hosting the HSRCA for their Tasman Festival, even if you ignore...
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    29th November 2018, 07:46 AM
    bowie replied to a thread Alpine A110 in Renault Forum
    Why would you need anything else :P I like to think that truck is but one order, and someone is going to have them positioned in various homes up...
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    28th November 2018, 08:04 AM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Ah the screen is on the outside. It's going to be Shelley's and riv-nuted to the top window frame lip. Is that what you were concerned with? ...
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    27th November 2018, 11:04 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    What if I told you this was tightening it back up... #ducks.
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    27th November 2018, 06:47 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Are we having fun yet. I'm not. I was attaching the manifold up again and managed to snap the gearbox side stud out of the head. :blackeye: ...
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    24th November 2018, 03:00 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Well whilst I wait for gaskets and thing, I have more then enough Polycarbonate to complete the rear window, and maybe enough for the front doors.....
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    20th November 2018, 12:55 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    True. and yes true. Nah I think I'll just have you ship it bit by bit. Say, wanna pull that crank out :roflmao: (I'm joking) Also! tonight...
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    19th November 2018, 10:23 PM
    It's going to sound like a song
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    19th November 2018, 02:48 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    That's not exactly true, you rightfully wanted some $$$ :tongue: But yeah it's the cash thing and the "unknowns" holding me back, but hey, if...
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    19th November 2018, 07:59 AM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    Do it all at once? yeah well that's a point. I'm just so excited :P
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    18th November 2018, 07:23 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    In all this excitement, I set about to remove, measure and refit the rear screen in ala plastique. I knew there was a little but of rust but was...
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    18th November 2018, 07:06 PM
    bowie replied to a thread My R12 POS Arrived! in Renault Forum
    There was all that for the 32DIR, but the 32/36 I also ended up with without. The bases are different enough, I might be able to match them but I'm...
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    HI if you still have those nuts,I have a very nice 505 STi Exec,with Imperial wheels TRX tho' if they fit these.Glad pay postage ,mine are a bit hammered from way back. You can email [email protected] if you like,I don't post anymore,tried it found too many comedians.Regards Barrie .QLD I'll send pics of car if you wish.
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R12, Ovlov S40 T4
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MI16, 504, 505, Daihatsu Charade, Mitsu Colt

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Works: 1999 Volvo S40 T4, (has Choo Choo's)
Playing: R12, SuperPos, thinks It's a race car.
Previous: SuperGrumpy fuel spitting 504ti(ish), SuperComfortable 505 STI, SuperDoper carried my groceries Mi16
Wanted Ye old K4J / K4M Click!

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