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by dumfunk
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 2016 mountain grey
Replies: 58
Views: 2980

Re: 2016 mountain grey

ok, hold on to your seats,hats,socks and anything else that might fly off....... picked my boy up from the wrappers yesterday...... lets just say I like to be different, different is daring and daring is not to everyone's taste, be warned...... https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4911/46816401201_2ebe5ff...
by dumfunk
Mon Jan 07, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 2016 mountain grey
Replies: 58
Views: 2980

Re: 2016 mountain grey

And depending on what the tuners say is possible may go down the hybrid turbo route.... give the beast some steroids 😁
by dumfunk
Mon Jan 07, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 2016 mountain grey
Replies: 58
Views: 2980

Re: 2016 mountain grey

Just acquired an MST intake ready for April, all coming together now. Just need an uprated charge/ intercooler and a pedal box and he'll be ready....
by dumfunk
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Engine & Drivetrain
Topic: gearbox re-call
Replies: 2
Views: 321

gearbox re-call

ok, just come back from the main stealers after a SAM update and was talking to the guy who came to tell me it was ready to go. I mentioned that sometimes when i put it in reverse it crunches, not all the time, just sometimes. He said they are re-calling some cars for a gearbox fault, said mine was ...
by dumfunk
Wed Jan 02, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Problems or Questions
Topic: ceramic brake pads.
Replies: 5
Views: 254

Re: ceramic brake pads.

The CLA parts are the exact same I take it?
by dumfunk
Wed Jan 02, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Problems or Questions
Topic: ceramic brake pads.
Replies: 5
Views: 254

Re: ceramic brake pads.

The standard brakes are pretty sharp, but I do want to avoid the dust and the ATE's are better than standard. If I can't get ATE's then will probably go for M1155's if they do them for the 45.
by dumfunk
Sat Dec 29, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Problems or Questions
Topic: ceramic brake pads.
Replies: 5
Views: 254

ceramic brake pads.

I had a set of ATE Ceramic pads on the front axle of my slk350, worked very well and virtually no brake dust. I cant seem to find any listed for the A45 though. Does anyone know if the 45 shares its calipers with any other merc model? or can anyone reccommend any dust free pads that work well? and I...
by dumfunk
Fri Dec 28, 2018 10:08 pm
Forum: Chit Chat and Off Topic
Topic: Your Car history
Replies: 50
Views: 4878

Re: Your Car history

my afair with cars started with... a frankenstien mini original cooper 1000 with a morris 1300gt engine and gearbox. That’s bonkers as my first car was a 1979 Mini 850 with an MG Metro 1300 engine in it [emoji23] had a peco 2.5" pipe, 1.5" twin su's (started with 1.25" su's but i blew the splines.....
by dumfunk
Fri Dec 28, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Chit Chat and Off Topic
Topic: Your Car history
Replies: 50
Views: 4878

Re: Your Car history

my afair with cars started with... a frankenstien mini original cooper 1000 with a morris 1300gt engine and gearbox. had a bike for a while dt125 lc mk1 de-restricted original cooper front 850 mk2 astra 1600 alfa romeo 33 1.5 ti veloce,tuned. mazda 323 gb 1.8 16v gti,tuned. alfa romeo 75 3ltr v6 clo...
by dumfunk
Fri Nov 02, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: 2016 mountain grey
Replies: 58
Views: 2980

Re: 2016 mountain grey

i cant wait for april,sort the induction,re-map and fit the downpipe..... its gonna be awesome !! :o :shock: :D