forged meg 197 cup

Discussion in 'Projects/Progress Threads' started by Markmec, Dec 11, 2017.

  1. Pav

    Pav Moderator

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    good stuff...looking forward to seeing the figures...hope she is healthy...
     
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  2. Markmec

    Markmec Gold Member

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    Cars now up and running hopefully pick it up this weekend.
     
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  3. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

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    Hopefully up at Beaniesport Saturday if Chris gets his finger out!
    Will say hello
     
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  4. Pav

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    What for mate?
     
  5. Big Ben

    Big Ben Winner - POTM February 2018 Paid Member

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    Upgrades:wink:
     
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  6. Pav

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    curious now :think:
     
  7. Markmec

    Markmec Gold Member

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    Might see you there Ben.
     
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  8. Markmec

    Markmec Gold Member

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    Picked the car up today

    Just gotta get the car booked in for injectors and mapping now and get it on track and see how it performs
     
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  9. Markmec

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    Forgot to add, was nice meeting Big Ben and seeing his ultra clean clio.

    Hopefully catch up soon mate.
     
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  10. Big Ben

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    Likewise mate. Drop us a message when you’re heading out on track and I’ll see if I can join you
     
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  11. Pav

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    happy days..a good day from the look of this..
    Ben's car is always clean :thumb:
     
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  12. LOCKE

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    Glad you're happy with the Meg upgrade mate. I would love to feel the difference.
     
  13. Markmec

    Markmec Gold Member

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    As a road car now it's perfect with the standard turbo power..

    Will defo want some more for the track. Haha
     
  14. Pav

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    yes you will :sweatsmile:
     
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  15. Markmec

    Markmec Gold Member

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    Been using the car on the road now it's more drivable.. before the Na power made road driving quite frustrating and the lack of low end grunt I just didn't use it on the road other than driving to a track day.

    Done 300 miles since getting it back and all is well, highly recommend the meg conversion even for road cars.

    Other good news is I spoke to my insurance company and the price stayed the same. Only good thing about getting old! Haha
     
  16. Pav

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    thats good news..guess you dont live in Manchester then :poke:
    mine went up rapidly,all because of my post code..tough shit they say...
    glad you are happy with the conversion..i cant praise it enough myself :thumb:
     
  17. Markmec

    Markmec Gold Member

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    I'm 39 and live in a quiet ish rural area.
    Dropped the car off at ED today hopefully be back within the week with a few more ponies
     
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  18. Pav

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    just a few more ponies???think it will be more than 40 and lots of torque :track:
     
  19. Markmec

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    Should have been standard ish power when I dropped it off.. going for 630cc injectors and mapping, looking for 260-270 max really as it's a track car.
     
  20. Pav

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    yeah you will love it..especially the torque..make sure you have some decent rubber on front :pav:
     

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