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    Self isolating and beating boredom in the emergency.

    @TCJBOLDIE sounds like you have got plenty to be getting on with, like i say saying to a few mates/family etc if there any positives to take from this situation its we can get any of these jobs that have been put off for a while done.
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    Self isolating and beating boredom in the emergency.

    well iv got a 4 year old son to keep me on my toes every day as the wife is a key worker being out 11-12 hours 5-6 days a week. im a self employed painter and decorator and theres a few jobs i want to do at home, mainly decorate bathroom and master bedroom, paint ceiling in lounge and tidy the...
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    Best tire shine products

    are you looking for a natural satin look or a high gloss look?
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    Anyone used a foam cannon? What's the best one?

    i use the autobrite direct foam cannon which is spot on but theres a whole array of them on the market and id imagine any of them, from the main brands should do the same job.. avoid the karcher one though absolute waste of time
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    What is the best way to dry a car after it's been washed?

    definitely dont use one of them blades just asking for scratches/swirls get a couple of good quality drying towels and have a quick watch of how to use them properly etc and as long as the car is washed off well this is the best way to minimise swirls etc. also you see people now using these...
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    Happy new Year

    happy new year to all of you, lets get out there as much as possible in the motors and if your starting or already into a project then good luck
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    Remap Options for V6 TDI 272 - Help Please!

    Midland remaps are very good . My brother has had 2 different cars mapped by them in the past so I would seriously consider them. They will only map within the capability of the engine/gearbox/clutch I'm sure.
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    Remap Options for V6 TDI 272 - Help Please!

    depends what you want really, the top one is going to be the quicker car no doubt about it, bottom one makes more sense if you want save a tad on fuel etc. who are the maps from btw?
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    Everything you need to know about brakes

    always think this is an area people neglect to a degree, when we got our st180 it was a very good car out the box but the one area i sai wanted sorting asap was the brakes just didnt have the right bite/feel to them. went with an uprated set of discs, braided brake lines and then the best mod a...
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    TCJB's next track day

    hope all goes well mate, when we fitted the whiteline rear arb to our fiesta st180 it absolutely transformed the car
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    TCJB's 2019 Leyburn Historic Sprints

    good brakes make such a big difference on things like this, in fact my 2 favourite mods on the st fiesta are the brakes and rear arb.
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    Lowering pitfalls

    and another thing that most people never seem to do when lowering the car is to have the geometry set up properly, that reminds me i need book in for my car actually
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    TCJB's 2019 Leyburn Historic Sprints

    brilliant mate, well done on the 2nd place. is the engine totally standard or have you done a few mods, iv been in a couple of modified type r's one on throttle bodies etc and the other supercharged was impressed by both
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    TT UPGRADES WANTED

    he will already be on the k04 mate with it being the bam engined tt 225
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    TT UPGRADES WANTED

    full exhaust system including decat downpipe (ideally 3") front mount intercooler (look into something commonly known as the wellycooler set up) uprated turbo intake pipe honda s2000 induction kit (get from any eurocarparts for cheap) trust me they work well. then of course a remap you should...
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