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Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 26th May 2015, 19:10
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Posted By 5exi beast
Hi Rich Thanks for all the advice, I will her...

Hi Rich
Thanks for all the advice, I will her check tick over, though didn't seem from memory that high, but I did get out quite quickly! {and kiss the driveway}:flypig:
I will order and fit a new...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 26th May 2015, 13:05
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
tyres

Current tyres are Yokahamas 195/50/15
And noticed the rad fan runs constantly!
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 26th May 2015, 12:47
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
+10 PSi

I'm hopeful +10 PSi will transform handling but realistic it won't solve much unless other remedial works were done by the builder prior to the previous owner.
I may ship off to Rick Wood a local...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 25th May 2015, 14:26
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
A good start!

Well chaps, just done the tyre pressures, and 38psi all round!
Could be onto something here!,:faint:
Martin
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 24th May 2015, 19:21
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
Hi Nick Thanks for the advice, I will do as you...

Hi Nick
Thanks for the advice, I will do as you say and start with the TP's, and look at the Yokahamas in detail. Maybe back off the suspension as she feels solid, no wonder it skitters over bumps...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 24th May 2015, 18:48
Replies: 20
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Posted By 5exi beast
Hi Steve Thanks for the welcome. Is the Shelsey...

Hi Steve
Thanks for the welcome. Is the Shelsey T2 from memory 5exi esque in appearance? Or does.my memory fail me?
My kit car past included a Mini Marcos (should have kept), a Gia Deltoid...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 23rd May 2015, 21:03
Replies: 20
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Posted By 5exi beast
NW 5exi

Jeebers 6'6" is big, almost a foot taller than Lil ole me 5'73/4"
I just bought a memory foam seat pad ( booster seat ha ha) as the Marlin seat is v flat and thin, this was my first reaction but...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 23rd May 2015, 19:26
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
Omg

Hi Rich (how big)
Sorry about the delayed response, but been working today.
OMG That's what you get when you don't research a car well, and buy with your heart (well eyes at least), I didn't know...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 23rd May 2015, 07:48
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
Thanks

Hi Steve
Thanks for the welcome, I have now had a roam around the handling issue postings, and yes it seems a common issue. On the M1 at 60pmh and surface imperfection made the car leap clear of the...
Forum: Marlin 5exi builds 22nd May 2015, 17:18
Replies: 20
Views: 7,720
Posted By 5exi beast
Unhappy It's mine all mine!

Well that was an interesting drive home! After buying the above eBay car!
Found this forum after google searching Marlin 5exi camber castor settings, prompted by a 130 mile drive home via the...
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