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Marlin 5exi builds Calling all you sexi builders....sorry 5exi builders, show us your progress.

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Old 12th May 2018, 21:09
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Default 5EXI new retro-fit suspension system

Bought a complete new retro-fit suspension system by Marlin Sportcars
and make complete with new discs and brakepads



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Old 16th May 2018, 04:54
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Very nice.

What suspension do you have at the minute? Mk1 original suspension chassis?
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Old 16th May 2018, 17:19
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The old system. Had a accident and ruined the upright and wishbones
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Old 19th May 2018, 11:25
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Hi there I need to replace the steering rack to hub bracket on my 5exi as I has failed you don't went to sell your old ones?
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Old 19th May 2018, 16:56
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you mean the upright
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Old 19th May 2018, 20:06
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Hi not sure what to call them but it is on your picture with 2 no. bolts into back of hub & track rod end from steering rack at other end hope that pins it down
Mike
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Old 20th May 2018, 10:55
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I keep the old parts as spare.
Best is taking a picture of the old part you need
and send a email to Terry of Marlinsportscars.
They can reproduce the part.
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Old 21st May 2018, 20:42
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Hi no worries I have made some new parts over weekend so al OK now
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