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Y NO BANGIN CHOONS

 

and why wasn't the limiter used when it faded to the freeway??

 

was the silver car at the first and second fades a cima or a cedric??

 

was sat behind a mid 90s cedric yesterday

 

yes people on a 2 and 3 lane highway theres regular places in the outside lane to do u turns :loll:

 

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Y NO BANGIN CHOONS

 

and why wasn't the limiter used when it faded to the freeway??

 

was the silver car at the first and second fades a cima or a cedric??

 

was sat behind a mid 90s cedric yesterday

 

Copyrights means no BANGIN CHOONS.

 

Silver car is a Yaris.

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In 2 week I will have own this car for exactly one year, during which I put some 9,000km on it.

 

Removed the rear lip thingy for proper giffer spec looks. Also treated to a clean and wax. The car starts to have real issue with clear coat breaking down except in the area in which it's repainted. Can't do anything unless I disassembled and repaint the whole thing. Not really necessary unless I'm going for 100% factory fresh restoration, it still looks great in picture which we all know is the most important thing. 😛

 

I had to replace the radiator cap as the old one was leaking, OMG such huge issue. Also have to add some oil because I hit 8,000rpm too often.

 

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Apart from that this thread lacks content because the car works so well. 

 

Might be doing alignment and a service soon before I have to move to the countryside for 2 months (work, early June til August). I'll definitely be having shite adventures because the countryside is where all the old shite ended up. 🤣 Will deffo be bringing the car with me though as I don't want it to lay dormant.

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Well I'll be damned.

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I've come to Udonthani as my work is done, and as I was driving around I spotted a W124 and it happened to be my old one.

 

What are the chances? Well, pretty good actually. I knew roughly where it was, just didn't realise how easy it would be to find. 😂

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Fuck.

 

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Having my first FTP during the morning commute.

 

The car starts to slowly overheating. By slowly, I mean, the first tell tale was slightly lower oil pressure due to heat before the temperature gauge began moving up. Made worse by traffic jam.

 

I caught it very quickly and drive it to a safe location. No damage done to the engine, but clearly there was a fault. There's still plenty of water in it. This was morning commute so I called my dad for a backup vehicle and local Corolla enthusiast for a tow. Together they found that the fan wasn't moving and directly wired it in for testing and for my dad to drive home. Still not quite sure what happened at this point but it did got home without overheating again.

 

After I got back, I took it to the mechanic specialised in these (we have mechanic specialised in E90 Corolla, believe it or not). And he found out the fan relay contacts are a bit corroded proving bad contact. So just the jiggling made them come back anyway. A bit more cleaning confirmed that the fan is more than okay.

 

I felt quite stupid, but then again I've never had this happened before.

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On 5/31/2019 at 9:21 AM, Conan said:

Olio Toyota

 

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Engine oil (Semi Synthetic, no point in going fancy when I'm going to replace this again in 5-6 months), Gearbox oil and a set of wheel nuts because old aluminium ones are shite.

next time you visit can you shit in his slippers please

tell me why :D

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5 hours ago, Conan said:

Fuck.

 

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I felt quite stupid, but then again I've never had this happened before.

meh shit happens switches fail but just wire switches together and theyll work till you get home

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1 hour ago, hairnet said:

next time you visit can you shit in his slippers please

tell me why :D

It's an advert for Yokohama tyres. 😆

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