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Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 9th February 2019, 08:00
Replies: 7
Views: 417
Posted By limpabit
Going back to the old days of SVA. The harness...

Going back to the old days of SVA. The harness and harness bar gave a mixed response to a pass/fail. Depending on inspector.

Canít fail a certified seat health and proper fitting with bolts.
...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 8th February 2019, 17:05
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By limpabit
Does seem strange what has happened. Has the...

Does seem strange what has happened. Has the brackets been moved then from when the car was manufactured?

Merlin man moved our brackets from manufacture to over come bump steer, But still able...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 15th November 2018, 07:06
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By limpabit
Seems stange you need to go tonthese lengths. ...

Seems stange you need to go tonthese lengths.

Did not need to do your suggestions when car was built and rack installed. Unless these had been modified from standard.

Can you post some...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 11th November 2018, 21:45
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By limpabit
You should be able to get it out, once fuel tank...

You should be able to get it out, once fuel tank is removed.
I’ve got the large fuel though so not sure if your able to remove with smaller tank.
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 11th November 2018, 14:17
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By limpabit
Sorry for the delay. I have qr1823 and...

Sorry for the delay.

I have qr1823 and qr1924s on the boxes I have. Not sure what the differences are.
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 29th October 2018, 11:59
Replies: 14
Views: 1,749
Posted By limpabit
Rack is from a metro. But track rod end threads...

Rack is from a metro. But track rod end threads are imperial. Have part number of them on box in garage if anybody needs it. Caused a rattle fit if using metic version.

Also, when I got the...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 13th September 2018, 18:34
Replies: 7
Views: 1,116
Posted By limpabit
I'd get in touch with Marlin as a first port of...

I'd get in touch with Marlin as a first port of call. Especially if you have just bought the kit. Should be able to obtain one to fit.

Place I got mine done, is a bit too far from you in Bradford
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 13th September 2018, 18:29
Replies: 5
Views: 1,020
Posted By limpabit
I'm guessing K series. This site gives you...

I'm guessing K series.

This site gives you an idea of upgrades, power and prices.

http://www.dvapower.co.uk/

But looks like £2100 for a 30 BHP increase!
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 13th September 2018, 06:53
Replies: 7
Views: 1,116
Posted By limpabit
To be honest, £470 for an exhaust if it fits, is...

To be honest, £470 for an exhaust if it fits, is a good price.

I got a custom one made. But that was because I had non standard turbo ;)

I needed to trailer car there though to get it made. ...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 13th September 2018, 06:47
Replies: 5
Views: 1,020
Posted By limpabit
Depends on what enginec you have currently and...

Depends on what enginec you have currently and your target power.

Money spent on upgrades v power gain
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 23rd June 2018, 15:26
Replies: 22
Views: 3,155
Posted By limpabit
Not sure how the Quattro system works in the...

Not sure how the Quattro system works in the Audi. But as long as it can be converted to two wheel drive, should be an option.

Lots of options. For example, I could not fit the six speed Seat...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 2nd June 2018, 22:30
Replies: 16
Views: 1,920
Posted By limpabit
Donít worry plenty of hurt feet kicking the car....

Donít worry plenty of hurt feet kicking the car. Know how you feel.
Let me know year and model of 400. Iíll compare with 200.
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 31st May 2018, 13:39
Replies: 16
Views: 1,920
Posted By limpabit
Hmm a little confused. Had a look on Rimmer...

Hmm a little confused.
Had a look on Rimmer Bros web site. 1.6K post 95. It's saying on came in an auto version only. 1.8 was manual.
Pre 95 was Honda.
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 31st May 2018, 07:21
Replies: 16
Views: 1,920
Posted By limpabit
Never heard of driveshaft problems, with 1.6 K...

Never heard of driveshaft problems, with 1.6 K series models only T series.

Clutching at straws. Wonder if the drive shafts are different part numbers from the 400 and 200 series? Know there...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 28th May 2018, 10:15
Replies: 5
Views: 1,044
Posted By limpabit
That's been done for you. What engine are you...

That's been done for you. What engine are you putting in?
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 22nd May 2018, 06:56
Replies: 2
Views: 725
Posted By limpabit
Great picture

Great picture
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 22nd May 2018, 06:50
Replies: 3
Views: 1,072
Posted By limpabit
Not sue if the link has changed. But here is the...

Not sue if the link has changed. But here is the link. Just tested it and don't require a log in.
...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 18th May 2018, 16:56
Replies: 5
Views: 1,044
Posted By limpabit
Got the original map back ...

Got the original map back

https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=15Hge-8cb4DzVmbGtnIVl49iWY3U&ie=UTF8&hl=en&msa=0&ll=53.67067999999998%2C4.306641000000013&spn=7.775073%2C19.6875&z=6
Forum: Marlin Sportster, Cabrio, Berlinetta and Roadster builds 18th May 2018, 06:06
Replies: 3
Views: 1,072
Posted By limpabit
Google Maps

All,

I am going to "update" (ok mistakenly deleted original), google maps.

If you want your car and rough location added, let me know you area and photo you want.

Link of maps is here
...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 17th May 2018, 22:41
Replies: 5
Views: 1,044
Posted By limpabit
Google Maps

All,

I am going to "update" (ok mistakenly deleted original), google maps.

If you ant you car and rough location added, let me know you area and photo you want.

Link of maps is here
...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 16th May 2018, 05:54
Replies: 8
Views: 1,048
Posted By limpabit
Very nice. What suspension do you have at...

Very nice.

What suspension do you have at the minute? Mk1 original suspension chassis?
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 16th May 2018, 05:51
Replies: 22
Views: 3,155
Posted By limpabit
Welcome to the forum. Quite a few 5exi...

Welcome to the forum.

Quite a few 5exi owners on here.

What engine are you going for?

Also, if you put your location in your profile. There may be another owner close to you.

Bit old...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 4th May 2018, 16:15
Replies: 6
Views: 1,322
Posted By limpabit
Mine is in bits at the minute. Unfortunately...

Mine is in bits at the minute.

Unfortunately driving instead of fixing on good weather days
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 12th March 2018, 06:16
Replies: 17
Views: 3,412
Posted By limpabit
Very nice good job.:) Has he car passed the...

Very nice good job.:)

Has he car passed the IVA/SVA?
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 12th February 2018, 23:52
Replies: 4
Views: 2,395
Posted By limpabit
Sorry for the lack of a response. Yes, I...

Sorry for the lack of a response.


Yes, I went the charge cooler route. I went for the cheap mustang chargecooler from ebay which sits just behind the engine on the rear firewall. But in my...
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