GDII's 1990 G-Limited

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Wed Nov 16, 2011 6:37 pm

Finally got around to getting the front lip re-joined.

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Still have lots of work to do once the guy doing the repair has restrengthened the holes and joins.

Also polished my rear lights.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Fri Dec 02, 2011 10:32 pm

I found a video of my car on the dyno

http://m.youtube.com/index?desktop_uri= ... J1dR5ZAxkE

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Sat Mar 03, 2012 9:53 pm

I picked up a set of RS*R Ti2000 lowering springs from Dell'Orto. 3.15kg/mm front and 5kg rear. Possibly 100% stiffer over stock.

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Hopefully make the car handle better and look better. 20-30mm drop. Ideally I would get new adjustable Koni Yellows to go with them but funds won't allow at this point.
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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Sun Mar 25, 2012 8:07 am

After a bit of trouble getting one of the strut top nuts off I finally managed to install the new springs. CRC and a bit of determination with a breaker bar got it undone.

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There is at least a 30mm drop front and rear.
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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby Alsw20 » Sun Mar 25, 2012 10:22 am

Cool facelift EE80 liftback across the street 8)
'85 NZ GT Corolla hatch

John McGuinness wrote:People say they don't want it. They stand in the pub and say they're better than ABS. But nobody is.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Sun Mar 25, 2012 2:26 pm

It's got the engine from the red AE82 FXGT hiding in the background.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby Alsw20 » Sun Mar 25, 2012 3:29 pm

Do want.
'85 NZ GT Corolla hatch

John McGuinness wrote:People say they don't want it. They stand in the pub and say they're better than ABS. But nobody is.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby TVIS » Tue Mar 27, 2012 11:52 pm

Car looks soooo much better man. I haven't updated my build thread in a while either lol, been too busy playing wheels. Good to see progress on yours tho!

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Fri Mar 30, 2012 5:45 pm

Went out and took some more photos last night

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby bgnz » Sun Apr 01, 2012 12:39 am

Mmmmm that looks fantastic :)

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Tue Apr 10, 2012 9:47 am

Thanks. I am really happy with the way it looks now. I also like how it sits much flatter through corners.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby CJ » Tue Apr 17, 2012 7:02 am

enter those photos into the calendar comp.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Thu Apr 19, 2012 6:15 pm

I have entered a few photos for January.

My work mate has let me borrow his 10-22mm lens for my camera so I will hopefully get some more photos to add to this thread. Quite a wide angle lens so you can get some creative shots.

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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby Benckj » Fri Apr 20, 2012 3:03 pm

Looks like your up against some stiff competition for the January slot.
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Re: GDII's 1990 G-Limited

Postby GDII » Fri Apr 20, 2012 4:21 pm

Yes it does. Two MR2s vs one. You live in a better part of the country too.