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NA upgrades #1634751
13/08/2019 20:53
13/08/2019 20:53
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Hi All,

Please could the members' wisdom advise on what are worthwhile upgrades to the NA?

I had planned the Brembos & strut brace.

Excluding the engine & transmission, what else is worth swapping over from the 20VT to the 20NA, please?

Thank you smile

Re: NA upgrades [Re: Smatt] #1634752
13/08/2019 22:58
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Plus (Recaro) seats?


Thanks again, Photobucket.
BumbleBee under restoration, in paintshop!...
Re: NA upgrades [Re: Edinburgh] #1634766
14/08/2019 07:31
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Originally Posted by Edinburgh
Plus (Recaro) seats?

Thanks, I hadn't thought of those
I bet they are not v easy to come by!

Re: NA upgrades [Re: Smatt] #1634852
17/08/2019 16:34
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S. Wales. Way beyond my means
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If you're putting Brembos on then you'll need the bigger 20VT wheels too I think.

Better exhaust.

Remap.

Maybe better springs/shocks.

Can't think of anything else.

(Some add a spider in the wing mirror for companionship) wink

Last edited by Gripped; 17/08/2019 16:34.

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Re: NA upgrades [Re: Gripped] #1634869
18/08/2019 17:00
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Originally Posted by Gripped
If you're putting Brembos on then you'll need the bigger 20VT wheels too I think.

Thanks

Mine has 16" wheels
- will they still fit?

Did coupe ever come with staggered wheels?

Re: NA upgrades [Re: Smatt] #1634871
18/08/2019 17:55
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Duplicate post irked

Last edited by Smatt; 18/08/2019 17:56.
Re: NA upgrades [Re: Smatt] #1634875
18/08/2019 19:32
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Are you posting on an iPhone Smatt? Others have found that they double post all on their own.


16VT and X1/9 1500
Re: NA upgrades [Re: Smatt] #1634877
18/08/2019 22:01
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I'm afraid i can't use that excuse lol

Re: NA upgrades [Re: Smatt] #1634886
19/08/2019 14:59
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A 2.4 Engine wink

Re: NA upgrades [Re: Brigham] #1634889
19/08/2019 16:47
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Originally Posted by Brigham
A 2.4 Engine wink

I already have plans for the engine! laugh


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