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    Mmm. Stop doing that. I remember doing a...

    Mmm. Stop doing that.

    I remember doing a photoshop* of an S14 shooting break estate some years ago which I was very proud of. It's a style of car I've always liked.
    Scimitar, P1800, even the...
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    There's a multi plug approx 9inches away from the...

    There's a multi plug approx 9inches away from the battery positive. This can come loose.

    Sent from my GT-I8190N using Tapatalk
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    Proof of SXOC membership without membership card

    Since Spring2018 I stopped sending out plastic cards with our membership packages.

    Anyone I asked said the cards just went into a glovebox or drawer and stayed there. We have other means of...
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    As said above, those plugs look OK if a bit sooty...

    As said above, those plugs look OK if a bit sooty around the perimeter.
    1 cm above max on dips tick won't do any harm. I did many S14 oil and filter changes and 3litres of new oil generally ended...
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    Listen to this guy :nod: There aren't...

    Listen to this guy :nod:



    There aren't many 200SXs still running with their original wing mounted intercoolers. They were fragile and usually broken within a few years from new. Your initial...
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    I remember when it was necessary for a car the...

    I remember when it was necessary for a car the plate was being removed from, had to have current tax and MoT (with some narrow exceptions allowed).

    I understand the rules have slackened a bit in...
  7. Autosport Show at NEC Birmingham 11/12/13th January ; I always miss this

    Anyone up for a visit to NEC Birmingham next weekend ?
    It's a show I haven't been to for 20years and I'm overdue a visit.

    12/13th are weekend tourist days. If anyone can get trade Friday 11th...
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    I'm no expert on electrics, but the alternator...

    I'm no expert on electrics, but the alternator does sound to be doing something unexpected.
    Could you disconnect the alternator connection to electrics completely, and then run your normal tests...
  9. It's a Scottish Trans something. Nothing to...

    It's a Scottish Trans something. Nothing to worry about for Mr Spooge.

    I'm glad the package was well received. White stickers were intended for outside the car, whether onto glass or paintwork. ...
  10. Hi Chris, and welcome. I believe that Portugal...

    Hi Chris, and welcome.
    I believe that Portugal is a difficult country for modified cars. What are you planning ?
  11. Thread: S14 rust issues!!

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    Hello and welcome :wave: While I'm an old hand...

    Hello and welcome :wave:
    While I'm an old hand on SXOC I'm unsure what the current situation is with S14 sill panel availability. We did have a member with the proper tools pressing new ones for a...
  12. re insurance premiums, I remember paying (an...

    re insurance premiums, I remember paying (an almost impossible to imagine) huge sum of £500 to insure a 957cc 45bhp Fiesta in 1993, and this year a standard S14 would cost me (put on credit card and...
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    SXOC has seven Ben Taylors. It'll just be...

    SXOC has seven Ben Taylors. It'll just be Oldest_Ben_Taylor soon.
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    Well tonight Ash has posted a picture, onto the...

    Well tonight Ash has posted a picture, onto the internet, of himself , but showing an Artex ceiling , and an untidy pink lampshade in the background.
    If that alone isn't a symptom a deranged mind...
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    I know it's not the purpose of the thread, but...

    I know it's not the purpose of the thread, but the current batch of SXOC pens are actually bloody good.

    The batch purchased in January2015 is still on the go , and while they look the same as the...
  16. also received a few days ago, thank you. ...

    also received a few days ago, thank you.

    Smashing thing, destined to live most o fits life in the boot unappreciated,
    until such time as I can open it in a crowded place and obstruct someone...
  17. Thread: uploading photos

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    ^^wot he said. The direct image upload for...

    ^^wot he said.

    The direct image upload for SXOC Members to attach photos to forum posts was broken in August2016 when this thread started, but it works today :thumbs:
  18. Thread: Modern day 200?

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    I knew it. I'm glad the Focii and Mondeii were...

    I knew it.

    I'm glad the Focii and Mondeii were a temporary wobble. Those threads by Mark never did read quite right. It felt a bit wrong and dirty when reading them.

    EDIT: Just read the top...
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    Statistics and damn statistics. I'm paying more...

    Statistics and damn statistics.
    I'm paying more to insure a Honda Accord today, than I ever did on the S14 daily driver. Seems bonkers.
    To double check, I ran my own records through confused.com,...
  20. Thread: Hello from Sussex

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    Hi Hayell, and welcome. Mid 1990s Nissans are...

    Hi Hayell, and welcome.

    Mid 1990s Nissans are nailed spot-on reliable cars , so no worries there, unless they've been tampered with :D
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    ^^^wot he said

    ^^^wot he said
  22. Thread: Split wheel nut

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    The cobwebs in the pics suggest the car is not...

    The cobwebs in the pics suggest the car is not driveable today. Is that true ?

    If not, I have a random idea of putting the other four nuts back on fingertight, then filling the mangled nut up with...
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    Thread now moved to Welcome Lounge :thumbs: ...

    Thread now moved to Welcome Lounge :thumbs:

    The XM spoiler always did look better then the original S13 to me, though I am an S14 person really.
    There are a few SXOC people near Aberdeen though...
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    Hello Mr Spooner and welcome :wave: The S13...

    Hello Mr Spooner and welcome :wave:
    The S13 looks tidy and original in the pics.

    If it's OK with you, I'll move this thread into the Welcome Lounge, so more people will see it.
    The Membership...
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    Unless you are a pro with the heel and toe, the...

    Unless you are a pro with the heel and toe, the synchromesh in the gearbox needs the same amount of time to engage each gear.
    A shortshifter reduces the distance the lever needs to move, but will...
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