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by Jamesridgway1994
Wed May 06, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Wanted to buy or trade streetwise cosmos 6 spoke (BRM) alloys
Replies: 3
Views: 1859

Wanted to buy or trade streetwise cosmos 6 spoke (BRM) alloys

Wanted to buy or trade streetwise cosmos 6 spoke (BRM) alloys willing to buy or even trade for a set of x4, no tyres needed
by Jamesridgway1994
Thu Apr 23, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: T16 engine build
Replies: 5
Views: 1763

Re: T16 engine build

1234dist wrote:
Wed Apr 22, 2020 4:05 pm
Always happy to help, I know the nasp and turbo backwards.
PM me your contact number plz
by Jamesridgway1994
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: T16 engine build
Replies: 5
Views: 1763

T16 engine build

Got a t16 turbo engine for the r8 tourer but I'm after someone who knows a bit about them who can have a look, anyone one here or maybe a rover revivals job?
by Jamesridgway1994
Fri Apr 03, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Social Isolation jobs list on the R3 Vi
Replies: 60
Views: 6808

Re: Social Isolation jobs list on the R3 Vi

Where did you find that leather shift boot? Been looking for what seem like an eternity can you please send me the link a d how much?
by Jamesridgway1994
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: Rear window size
Replies: 0
Views: 2063

Rear window size

Just brought some front wind deflectors for the r8 tourer but the rear one are nowhere to be found on the internet, does anybody know if the rear door glass on the r8 is similar size/length to another to another cars? So ideally buy some wind deflectors for another car and encourage them to fit beca...
by Jamesridgway1994
Sat Feb 08, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

Tbf I think if the oil channels were all blocked up it would be a lot louder than what it is its only a slight one but I think it might be worth a look.. John u got any that stuff u were on about that I could pinch?
by Jamesridgway1994
Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

You reckon some sealent has blocked a bit of the oil channel?
by Jamesridgway1994
Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

JOHNDQ wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:20 pm
If you used RTV you got a major problem :o
I think I did.. Can check Monday at work but go on..
by Jamesridgway1994
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

ROVER-25X wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 3:54 pm
Because ROVER, the end. :laughing2

Mine have been like this since 2003 when it was 18 months old, finally silenced last week. :slapme
What got yours to be quiet?
by Jamesridgway1994
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

I reckon its something silly because its not that loud and tbf the alternator belt moving is about the same kind of volume, but its just a ball ache to take it apart to look at 1 single lifter *laughs*
by Jamesridgway1994
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

Its only done it since the work been done but I notice it more than other people but to me it sound like 1 lifter on the intake side right next to the belt like the first lifter, I used the red rtv sealent stuff
by Jamesridgway1994
Thu Feb 06, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Re: Hydraulic lifters

I soaked them in oil and aligned them that's why I'm still confused...
by Jamesridgway1994
Wed Feb 05, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: Technical and Diagnosis
Topic: Hydraulic lifters
Replies: 15
Views: 1337

Hydraulic lifters

Done a headgaskit and timing belt the other month along withn new water pump, thermostat pulleys new valve stem seals new cam stem seals, after putting it back together I found that a couple of the hydraulic lifters were knackered so I brought 16 new ones! Once the tourer was put back together with ...
by Jamesridgway1994
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Upgrades & Modifications
Topic: New coilovers
Replies: 8
Views: 3111

Re: New coilovers

How much were your ones?