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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 12:26 am 
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I installed my T5 conversion today. Went in fairly easy a piece of piss really. The car is so much better now its awesome to drive. The LSD kicks out nicely on those private roads. I just need to get a gear boot and surround and stuff for an EL now to make it all look pretty.

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 2:01 am 
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all these people getting better engines, gearboxes and diffs... makes me need a new set up more. congrats.

oh - dont forget to change your signature!! :P

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 9:23 am 
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I still got that spare Grey Gear boot,
I think it was you that asked for it in feb?¿
anyways its here for free if needed.

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 10:26 am 
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i hope you engoy it as much as me!!! no probs withe box i assume. wot clutch did you end up using??

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:16 am 
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krytox i'll pay for that gearboot if u send it up to me!

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:49 am 
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Old_mate you dirty snake. Im picking it up as soon as I get hold of him. Im paying for it in the form of beer!

I ended up using a standard exedy clutch. Great fun havent heard any noises so far in the box, just the rest of my car thats fallling apart.

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:52 am 
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haha sweeet! how much diff does the t5 make compared to the auto !!!


old_mate wrote:
krytox i'll pay for that gearboot if u send it up to me!

go buy one from ford! its only $40!

 

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Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2007 12:45 pm 
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i need a cheapie to use as a template for a custom one

i have a cuppachino colour interior

 

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