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22 hours ago, Alex Staffs4x4 said:

Hi Mike

Really glad to see you have completed the build now. 

Last time I checked in you had just packed it up for a while.

Looks really nice. 

Mine is still in bits :) 

All the best 

Alex 

Thanks Alex I'm really pleased with it and use it as my daily driver. Hopefully I'll be able to get to the next ibex meet as i missed the one last year by a couple of months.

@Snagger the alternator is a straight swap mounting wise bar the m10 holes and upgrade to the wiring. I paid £20 for a second hand item but you do need to be careful to get the right one (The s#*tpart up grade is a Mondeo alternator by the looks of it). The pulley I used came off a Mondeo alternator that had been fitted to a 200tdi but looks to be relatively easy to fit and shim to line up. 

Mike

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Mike.

It was a good weekend. Did some gentle lanes, got to drive to some otherwise off limits places as well. 

Was nice to see so many in one place and a few old faces from the Ibex world.

Hopefully they will organise another meet up sometime and I will get mine back together by then. 

Alex

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Looks like you've had some fun !

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New boots. I've finally dropped from 35's down to 33's, it may of looked slightly better on 35's but it definitely drives sooooo much nicer now.

Mike

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Looks good !

 

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Looks fine to me, shame you kept the silly wheels :SVAgoaway:

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Perspective I think. From recollection it's at least as big as a 110's second row door, the front might be bigger though which is what's throwing the perspective.

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Give or take the doors are near enough the same as a 110. They tend to look a little odd due to being square on the bottom.

Mike

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It is the perspective then isn’t it. I followed the build and didn’t remember thinking it looked narrow - but couldn’t work it out 😊

Looking great.

 

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Lucky Teresa got us to pose for that photo then! 

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