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by tlracer
Sun Apr 24, 2022 4:26 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: When warm, idle drops and stalls
Replies: 10
Views: 379

Re: When warm, idle drops and stalls

Make sure there are no splits in the vacuum hoses or the T-piece connectors.
by tlracer
Sun Apr 24, 2022 4:21 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble
Replies: 5
Views: 263

Re: Bicester Heritage Sunday Scramble

Good to see an excellent turnout! Possibly it being 'Drive It Day' today will have helped, too.
by tlracer
Mon Mar 28, 2022 6:23 pm
Forum: S2 Specific Topics
Topic: Ohlins Pics
Replies: 8
Views: 427

Re: Ohlins Pics




Apologies these aren't great - phone camera lens broken!
by tlracer
Wed Mar 23, 2022 8:43 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale / Wanted
Topic: **Lotus Exige S1 Wanted**
Replies: 16
Views: 1043

Re: **Lotus Exige S1 Wanted**

Rob999 wrote: Wed Mar 23, 2022 8:31 pm Offers around 40k I think
Thanks :thumbup:
by tlracer
Wed Mar 23, 2022 7:22 pm
Forum: Cars For Sale / Wanted
Topic: **Lotus Exige S1 Wanted**
Replies: 16
Views: 1043

Re: **Lotus Exige S1 Wanted**

What was it priced at?
by tlracer
Fri Dec 31, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: S2 Specific Topics
Topic: New Seats
Replies: 12
Views: 1486

Re: New Seats

Cleaning debris from threads - use a suitably sized nylon bottle brush. Simply push it straight into the threaded hole then turn anticlockwise to unscrew it and it brings out any loose stuff. Repeat with appropriate cleaner to get any ingrained/stuck crud out. If you need to clean up the threads, do...
by tlracer
Thu Dec 30, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: “Exige” sill plates
Replies: 5
Views: 845

Re: “Exige” sill plates

If they're flat, I would think an engraving laminate would be the way to go, if the thickness is okay (around 1.5mm). Anodised aluminium is going to be prone to scratches. At least with a laminate there's far less chance of going through to the base layer. Alternatively a thick vinyl with the logo a...
by tlracer
Mon Dec 27, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Non Lotus Talk
Topic: Helmets.
Replies: 18
Views: 2083

Re: Helmets.

Grand Prix Racewear at Silverstone
Race Boots at Weedon Bec
Nicky Grist at Pontrilas
Merlin Motorsport at Castle Combe

...any good?
by tlracer
Sat Dec 25, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Non Lotus Talk
Topic: Helmets.
Replies: 18
Views: 2083

Re: Helmets.

Yep, the only way to get it right is forget specific brands, go to a reputable shop and try on as many as it takes to find the right one.

A good shop will understand and help guide you through the regs and ensure you get the best helmet for your needs.