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Paddy gti

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  1. *** Blocking *** the car in
  2. Got the engine on the trolley .. Got car out for the first time since the engine was blocked http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/D4953B32-FEC4-4FE1-A164-3AD1A498E496_zpsikpoigfe.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/2046FD26-86E3-48D4-8244-9120B48287F6_zpsej5vtnfr.jpg These are the numbers on the cowl http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/FC8269F6-4084-47A3-ACFD-F19E34696635_zps78so1lwd.jpg
  3. il dig it out tonight and have a look
  4. im going to see what it looks like when the bays painted and back together i have a suspicion it will be too much black if it looks too dark going to get the inlet powdercoated same silver as rocker and have the EFI and stripes done in black
  5. Rs2000 steering wheel now got http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/CE729725-2C56-4EDB-89FD-8090281B741A_zpspd5pt4xp.jpg
  6. Paddy gti

    AC condenser

    After the condenser radiator that sits in front of the coolant radiator in good condition as wanting to show the car
  7. It's a two year old I phone it was doing well to still be on at 1% usually goes off at 20-30% lol
  8. Electric sunroof has arrived http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/D36D24D2-235B-4E52-BDC8-FB77E7B60F19_zpsrl3zh7pr.jpg
  9. It actually sticks out 10mm less than the plastic manifold just looks bigger .. I'm curious too lol
  10. This week Iv acquired two of the last few items on my shopping list for the old girl .. Electric sunroof and single wiper conversion not a lot left to get now http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/C72A9E67-37F4-42FD-82E8-0DCB61A5454B_zpshqhw9mez.png
  11. And her heart is out http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/B17120F7-785E-422F-8A59-0BB44B095ACA_zpstj70gekg.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/E97551A9-E715-44D8-9EAA-B8BEC52106A1_zpsnrrjzagl.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/526C9AD1-33D5-4EB1-9FF6-07D9D786EA20_zpsj4pluxxa.jpg A test fit of my new inlet manifold http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/A1033BAA-4764-4BED-B4EE-72B927907779_zps2v9v4v5i.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/0B6B1077-0389-4849-80E6-FD033D13F26D_zpskhyugcbw.jpg
  12. Got bored and wanted to do something different that i haven't seen done before
  13. the step on the manifold is going to be hand ground away due to the shape of the manifold i cant jig it on a machine to cnc or even manualy machine it .
  14. Inspected the doors going to want to get replacements .. They all had rust bubbles on the skins and a few bad edges when it went in for the arches doing had all these things sorted but the rust is making a return so now going to be looking out for rust free doors just for my own peace of mind that the rust won't come back again
  15. Recaros out http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/42FF92CD-7E7F-4ECF-A50D-4A246DBEE139_zpsqqihc8go.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/C1C9EE28-7792-431E-89F6-9140C9BCA4AE_zpsktnk2mc8.jpg
  16. All doors off now am finally get a picture of my only bad bit of rot too http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/A9760210-4AAC-4E22-BBCF-A0936ACD37F2_zpsmyqy0l8f.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/101DA99B-740D-477C-8F00-B296A0B16795_zpsbwomccus.jpg
  17. The strip down continues http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/8B8466C0-190F-43D1-97BC-19A04E5E6F92_zpsgrebywjf.jpg
  18. Fuel rail now machined .. Removed the pressure regulator section smooth http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/038739B7-A9D3-45BC-9F83-A53C4386CDD7_zpshqmwuvjr.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/4651F8A8-C7B9-4682-8597-D4D5CCAD8A20_zpsg4etd4lq.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/1336FF8C-DBDE-414F-A9C7-A4216FBF934C_zpsafcuyzzq.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/329A2169-9E8B-4230-9DCD-9EE141B269BA_zpsft41xg5p.jpg Need to plug the hole arrowed red that used to feed the regulator possibly going to thread it and locktite a grubscrew the green arrowed holes don't go anywhere so no need to do anything with those http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/43F049F4-8F49-49F9-B1A1-699A9D301E1A_zpslm9q0lvh.jpg
  19. Ports machined to suit http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/55388F13-CB63-4600-8C22-EF8FD2EF9EE4_zpso2lpohrc.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/2F3F71B5-F8B0-4684-ACD6-1F763E4595BA_zpsvwwd0drw.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/74139D1F-A2D8-44DE-888B-C6700A959ABE_zpssaoluyqd.jpg
  20. Adapter plate machined to miss the fuel rail looking really nice http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/74373E0E-CE37-4D71-AB6A-1236E2C91FFE_zpskleg3itr.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/07B9F1DD-656F-4AE7-9F0E-ABB0B2299764_zpsqf370y53.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/DC0C4FD6-FFC1-4556-9677-79757E7652F8_zpsvuld0cki.jpg
  21. Flow is better than the plastic manifold due to being a more open fluid design like the zetecs with the cast inlet I'm hoping to get a little more throttle response not really power .. Mainly just a talking point on the car Manfold drilled and tapped to accept the adapter plate http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/DFCCEE87-9131-40E9-BFBA-D8E8BFC66E57_zps9jwghocl.jpg These are the two new holes (red arrows) http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/8BAEE0B9-E9CF-462D-91A7-3553764F8966_zps2aj4ku6n.jpg These two now line up with two of the original holes in the throttle body (green arrows) the bottom one is an original hole on the manifold http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/42397571-813F-43B6-BD48-E510F92D4AF2_zpsld9rmzgs.jpg The new hole centre right is for a cap head bolt to hold the right half of the plate down http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/13755E6F-B58E-44B8-A767-E59DA372200C_zpsw3kdfga5.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/A78BBEFB-41C9-4390-B517-E84AF22E9A7B_zpsq3frdusz.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/18E9937C-6A7C-4EC5-A972-AEDDA666830C_zpsefla1bm0.jpg Throttle body in place two bolts passing through the plate to the manifold the right hand side held down by the cap head and right hand throttle body will be held with bolts and nylon nuts http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/35F0D53D-691F-4740-BF52-5A9D99C5F43D_zpsj0w7nc13.jpg
  22. Designed and had made an adapter plate to fit my zetec throttle body to the i4 manifold http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/0AB20329-0AF2-49BE-93F6-AFAAE78A573F_zpslyl1t0iv.jpg Bottom left hole lines up with an existing threaded hole top right hole I will drill and tap the manifold and the Middle right recess will hold the right hand side to the manifold which il drill and tap there .. The two left holes the bolts will go through the throttle body and into the manifold the upper and lower right hand holes il fit nylon nuts to the tray to hold the throttle to the already fixed plate http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/C46214D9-5920-4CFB-8419-0637825480B9_zpsv5i5bpwp.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/786F9236-4CA4-48E1-94D4-4D493B3017C7_zpskbnhx9hh.jpg
  23. Metal inlet plate arrived today that I'm going to mount the i4 inlet to http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/4EA5C4F8-A545-4143-8C1E-DFAE25013F5E_zpsd90l7fw8.jpg Just have to machine the plate in a couple of places so the fuel rail mounts don't foul it and it can sit flush and machine the top so the fuel rail can actually fit in http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/9FCAF5F5-2BA1-4793-BD47-47C6B8901573_zpsnyi3rbyq.jpg Then machine the ports on the plastic manifold to match as they run up at an angle but there's a lot of meat around that area so it's not a problem http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/EE88C997-BF9E-4441-B989-4BED09146563_zps3eseolsx.jpg http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/F6378D1E-2C57-4E30-BC08-BA6F60A6C805_zpstymurkgz.jpg
  24. http://i1228.photobucket.com/albums/ee454/Superdream84/escort/2C975B31-D079-4FF0-B243-B33632EECB45_zpsnet1sx6x.jpg Sandwich plate done
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