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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
« Reply #15 on: March 28, 2017, 12:49:16 AM »
Chrome side pipes and flames next right?  sctatcherhead

Side pipe it's only an I4.

Lucas electrics make sure there are plenty of flames.
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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
« Reply #16 on: March 28, 2017, 12:28:23 PM »
Yep looks much better in there

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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
« Reply #17 on: March 28, 2017, 01:16:28 PM »
Well informal poll of daughters. They all like the banjo better.
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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
« Reply #18 on: March 28, 2017, 01:18:03 PM »
I4 four pipes coming out. Just run them say three feet from the wiring harness and you'll have flames.   Lol jk
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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
« Reply #19 on: March 28, 2017, 05:55:48 PM »
Chrome side pipes and flames next right?  sctatcherhead

Side pipe it's only an I4.

Lucas electrics make sure there are plenty of flames.

My TR is getting duals and it is an I6....why not for an I4? Bet it would sound great!!

....and I agree with Lucas flames. :-)
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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
« Reply #20 on: March 29, 2017, 12:15:38 AM »
I4 four pipes coming out. Just run them say three feet from the wiring harness and you'll have flames.   Lol jk

That is funny.

Please thank the daughters for their input.

Brophy it has a header I assume the original manifold cracked - they were known to do so. Since I fixed the exhaust leaks it sounds pretty good - similar note to a stock TR6. Might be because the muffler had a large hole so maybe the baffles inside are gone. The tailpipes on this one face up a little so water runs right into the muffler.

I drove it earlier for the first time earlier tonight and I like the new wheel a lot better. I thought I had the wheels dead straight but I guess not the spokes are about 45* off so I have to readjust.
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Re: Spitfire steering wheel change
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