Recent content by Matthew Smith

  1. Matthew Smith

    1.0 to 1.3 conversion gearbox problem

    now fella. i got a 1.3 gearbox you can buy. done 54k miles. runs well. got drive shafts to go with it aswell. possibly gear linkages. I have done the 1.3 convertion myself and you need all these to complete it as 1.0 ones are different for your year! aswell as speedo cable but im sure you can...
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    Made My Own Custom Exhaust System

    you dont really need a walkthrough. all i did was bought some pipe from local parts supplier. take off your old pipe from manifold. and just using a tapemeasure, hacksaw and welder made it the same lengh. if you get it right and are as lucky as me it wont knock or bang, and most of all blow from...
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    Made My Own Custom Exhaust System

    I was using an auto dim mask but when my mate woz doing some welding I was holding the pipe and looking the other way. I heard him stop welding and turned to see were the pipe wanted turning to, as I looked he started again and thats all it took. I have got 3 pics on my fone, will put them onto...
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    Made My Own Custom Exhaust System

    Most recenty 16/6/07 I went to my local parts supplier and bought loads of 6cm exhaust pipeing. I then went to a mates, cut off my old (rubish standard) exhaust from the manifold and custom made my very own. Straight through to my 4" backbox, removing all cats. It only took 5 hours and cost me...
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    What's this that's fallen off my car?

    dont worry bout it mate, it is just a heat shield, not really need it, i work for a nissan franchise and we always take them off if ustomer is complaining of noise from exhaust. micra man matt
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    CLEAR TAILLIGHT ON WHITE CAR?? whats your views?

    now boys, have been looking for the past 2 and half hours on every DO NOT SWEAR EVADE website known to man, and still cant find any. its so guttin that ive always known were to get some from and now finally decided to get sun they have stopped. (just my luck) does anybody know were i can get...
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    CLEAR TAILLIGHT ON WHITE CAR?? whats your views?

    well i no a few places and websites that sell them. personally i think ill get mine off www.rallynuts.co.uk have s look! will look mint on a yellow micra. do you wnat sum getting and ill either post or bring them. duram not far from me. hell we cud fit them together and go on a micra cruiz lol
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    RATE MY MICRA (out of 10) plenty of images lol

    yeah i agree with a few of ur views. i had a super s bumper but rear ender a car and Do not swear it. :down:. want a new standard rear bumper and put a ibiza splitter on it and spray it all white. same with bump stops on side and door handles. so then rear and sides will b complete. the front i...
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    CLEAR TAILLIGHT ON WHITE CAR?? whats your views?

    well thats looks to me like 100% yes up to now. think im gona have to treat myself very soon. cheers lads!!!
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    new mod?

    very unlucky dude. hope u were fully comp. treat urself to a super s or sumat nice
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    CLEAR TAILLIGHT ON WHITE CAR?? whats your views?

    many ppl have told me to put clear taillights on my micra. ive always liked them and no were i can get some. but im not sure if they will look good on my car as it is white! i think they look mint on blue, red, black micras ect. let me know your views and if a good percentage says yes then that...
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    RATE MY MICRA (out of 10) plenty of images lol

    yeah dunno if they will look good on her with it being a white car. i think they look mint on blue, red, black ect. sure they will be easy enuf to install with abit of general knowlegde. wot u fink?
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    RATE MY MICRA (out of 10) plenty of images lol

    http://i182.photobucket.com/albums/x16/micramanmatt/1.jpg http://i182.photobucket.com/albums/x16/micramanmatt/1-1.jpg http://i182.photobucket.com/albums/x16/micramanmatt/1-2.jpg http://i182.photobucket.com/albums/x16/micramanmatt/1-3.jpg...
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    -ToM- 's Ginger beast

    not bad mate. how much you pay for her. nice colour mite look mite dun up properly. what engine she got?
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    Failed MOT (Now passed)

    now mate i had mine tested on saturday just gone. passed with only advise on rear tyres tread low. (fronts brand new) neva sed anything about noisy exhausts. plue £55 is a bloody lot. i paid £35. you want me to get it tested for you lol. i know people.
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