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    Custom car and motorbike magazines for sale on Ebay

    More to come but listed so far: The Horse Backstreet Choppers #147 January 2015, #148 February/March 2015 and #149 April 2015 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/251966691077?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 The Horse Backstreet Choppers #144 October 2014, #145 November 2014 and...
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    What's the best investment?

    You probably don't know because I don't think I've been on for the past year or so but I had a major life change last year and became a father to a beautiful baby girl. Ever since then we've been struggling a bit having a three door hatchback although its getting easier now she's older...
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    Plastic engine cover - a necessary evil?

    It looks rubbish and now it's got a big crack all the way through the middle. Considering I'm planning getting some uprated leads and hoses and maybe a carbon airbox anyway, do I really need it? Does if offer any vital protection to the engine underneath? Or is it just to deaden the noise of...
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    Mishimoto Universal Intercoolers

    Saw these guys advertised in this month's edition of Fast Car... I know, I know, I'm a chav and old enough to know better but it makes me smile. Anyway, it got me wondering... can you have a universal intercooler? And would it be any good? If you could, and they would, isn't <£200 a bit on...
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    Wider wheels and performance

    So I'm well aware that fitting larger diameter wheels to your car can slow it down some, but what if you stick to the same diameter but go 2 inches wider? I know there will be some wheel arch work needed, but how would those extra 2 inches affect performance and handling, especially when...
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    1.3 to 1.6 diesel engine swap advice please?

    Basically what it says on the tin. I have a 1.3 diesel engine, the 90bhp 6-speed one, and I want to swap it for the 1.6 diesel engine out of the Grande Punto Sporting. What I want to know is: Aside from the new engine, what else do I need? Will I be able to get the benefit of the lower...
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    Stick with FWD or convert?

    It's been a while since I asked a silly question and this just won't do. Not at all, let's face it, if I'm not saying something stupid, I'm sitting in the corner silently, again. :sad2: Suppose I decide to soup up my Grande rather than buying a new car. Cue fantasy shopping list in head...
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    Race Seats for a normal sized person?

    I'm 5 foot 7. I'm not small, I'm normal height, everyone else is just freakishly tall. Now that's out of the way... I want to get some more supportive seats in my car. I've got my eye on some OMP or FK Automotive recliners which reassuringly both have the tilt mechanism so I can still carry...
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    Anyone know much about snow tyres?

    The father-in-law's Fiat 500 struggled to move anywhere back in January time when the world was more white than black so he's thinking about getting it some all-weather tyres. He knows which ones he needs, but being a budget-minded kind of guy, he wants to know if he'll be able to get away with...
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    Who has used PI Suspension before?

    There's a kit for my '6 going dirt cheap on POTN, and I just wondered if anyone has ever used their products before? I'm wanting to improve handling but not sacrifice comfort too much (obviously I know I'm gonna feel the road a lot better through my rump, just as well it's getting better...
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    Simoni X4 Blue / Aluminium Steering Wheel for sale

    I have for sale this beautiful Simoni X4 steering wheel in superb condition - not perfect, it's been used for 3 months and has a very fine hairline scratch which you'd only normally notice if you were looking for it. There are no fixings or boss, but it comes with the horn button centre...
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    Oh what to do??? 206 is getting expensive...

    As in £325.00 to pass it's bloody MOT. This is for rotted front brake calipers, but add to that £500.00 that is cost me at the last service (although I think it was the first servive it's ever had in it's life) and £600.00 for the rear brakes at the start of the year and I'm thinking now is...
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    Build my 206 for me part 3... superstylin'

    Black bumpers. No one likes them? Old, tired and naff? Better to be colour coded like everyone else? Or should I give the tired plastic a new lease of life with some gloss black paint? And if I do, should I get black angel eyes and wheels, or stick with the clear ones and silver rims I love...
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    I went to ISTS at Donington today

    ...and I drove THIS GET IN!!! :mrgreen:
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    New head unit for my 206

    The time has come, the Walrus said, to talk of other things. Of aftermarket headunits, with MP3 line-ins. But, said the Carpenter, what other bits do I require? Other than a fascia adaptor, should I get an ISO adaptor, sire? And what of replacement stalk controls, and will the clock still...
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    Build my 206 for me... Part 2, exhaust and a hefty drop!!!

    Not much in the way of exhaust systems for a sub 1.6 litre 206 is there? Plenty of back boxes, but for the full cat back jobbie on a 1.4 you're stuck with Jetex or Ashley. However the Ashley's not a bad price... anyone used their stuff before? Will it make me grin? Plenty of choice with...
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    206 rear brakes

    So I had the 6 in the garage the other day (Nationwide Autocentres Huddersfield, who have been really good up to now) for a few niggling bits and while they had it in I thought I'd take advantage of a "free no-obligation brake check". As I suspected, the rear brakes are somewhat FUBAR'd...
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    Build my 206 for me... part 1, styling

    Hello friends. Tis a whole new series of "Build my car for me" and hopefully this time we might get somewhere... but then again maybe not. This is mine as is Tasty, no? Notice how she sports the optional Peugeot SP arch kit (and finding one sporting this off the forecourt wasn't easy, let...
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    Anyone know about interior trimming?

    I wanna do up the interior of my 206 - it's all velour at the minute. So what I want is the doorcards and glovebox door retrimmed in a blue leather colour to match the car's paintwork with matching gear and handbrake gaiters, with the centre console painted to match the exterior. With the...
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    Someone please tell me what brand these wheels are?!!!?

    Click on this link and then enlarge the picture of the red Virtuel kitted 206 http://www.madmotors.co.uk/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=22_61_410_724&products_id=13827 Thank you!
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