Lienj17 - Exige S1 - n° 124 - Frankfurt (DE)

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Post by Lienj17 » Thu Mar 15, 2018 1:45 pm

big checking, refresh parts they are used ..... new cam belt.
rebuild the interior from zero and at the end, new paint(new color, not decided yet)

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Re: Lienj17 - Exige S1 black - n° 418 - France

Post by jonnyfox » Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:38 pm

Sounds good, keep us posted.

Junks on here and Seloc has a lot of S1 Exige parts you may find useful.
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Post by Lienj17 » Thu Mar 15, 2018 2:55 pm

no worry, I was driving lotus cars for more than 10 years and I'm the owner of (with tompel) : https://lotus-exige-s1.com :mrgreen:

we know probably all website where you can find parts.....even in Japan, Hong Kong......basically everywhere .....we are nerd :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen: of lotus cars

I will update pics for sure !!!

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Post by Lienj17 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 8:00 am

set up ECU and engine properly, all liquid changed, new cambelt are done now ! I will pick up the car on Monday ....
next step refresh the complet interior.

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Some parts arrived already :clap:

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otherwise you can follow me on Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/lotus_exige_s1/
I will post the work in progress

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Post by Rob999 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 8:35 am

Nice, now following :)
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Post by Lienj17 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 8:38 am

Rob999 wrote:Nice, now following :)
Saw it :mrgreen:

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Post by trackrod » Fri Mar 16, 2018 9:11 am

Lienj17 wrote:... set up ECU and engine properly ....
What ECU are you using?

The throttle cable on your car looks like being bent quite sharply and seems to be still the original one. Upgrading to an Exige S2 cable made a big difference on my car.

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Post by Lienj17 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 9:24 am

trackrod wrote:
Lienj17 wrote:... set up ECU and engine properly ....
What ECU are you using?

The throttle cable on your car looks like being bent quite sharply and seems to be still the original one. Upgrading to an Exige S2 cable made a big difference on my car.

Klaus

emerald K3 right now....will think to switch with the K6 !
some feedback will be welcome

yes its the original throttle cable but I didn't know to upgrade with the S2 one.....what do you feel about this difference? some other guys did it?

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Post by trackrod » Fri Mar 16, 2018 10:53 am

The original cable is of rather poor quality and tends to stick. If it sticks only slightly it may be hard to spot. The drivability of the car increases a lot with a smooth operating cable.
Although the Exige S2 cable is not a direct swap it is not a big deal to adjust it. More details can be found here:
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Post by Lienj17 » Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:26 am

Thank you so much Klaus

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