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19 Aug 2017 12:16 #26749

Another drift day. Throckmorton in Worcestershire, which has since closed. :(












1998 Daihatsu Mira L512 TR-XX Avanzato R4
1996 BMW E36 Compact
2000 Perodua Nippa L201 (Sold)
1998 Toyota Soarer JZZ30 (Sold)

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19 Aug 2017 12:17 #26750



But... My M-Sport front bumper didn't survive that day... :lol:



So, it was back to the standard one until I decide to get a replacement.



More stickers... I love UKDM Hates You ;)



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1998 Daihatsu Mira L512 TR-XX Avanzato R4
1996 BMW E36 Compact
2000 Perodua Nippa L201 (Sold)
1998 Toyota Soarer JZZ30 (Sold)

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19 Aug 2017 12:18 #26751

Decided to finally rip out the rear interior, since it was a bit pointless having it there with no back seats...





Cheeky alignment (Thanks Joe!) ;)



That's about it for now. Focussing on the back end of the car now. Got a full set of Powerflex polybushes for the entire back end, as well as some reinforcement braces for the rear arms which will be added before painting. Considering an E32 7 series rear brake upgrade for the back as well. But for now, this is how she sits.


1998 Daihatsu Mira L512 TR-XX Avanzato R4
1996 BMW E36 Compact
2000 Perodua Nippa L201 (Sold)
1998 Toyota Soarer JZZ30 (Sold)

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19 Aug 2017 12:27 #26752

Also rented a Rug Doctor and thoroughly went over the interior, since there were some pretty tough stains (Also got a Zillalife gear knob and Driftworks steering wheel):











Made a huge difference! Looks brand new now!

That's everything to date! More to follow as it happens, of course. B)


1998 Daihatsu Mira L512 TR-XX Avanzato R4
1996 BMW E36 Compact
2000 Perodua Nippa L201 (Sold)
1998 Toyota Soarer JZZ30 (Sold)
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19 Aug 2017 12:57 #26753

Also found this video from February's Drift Elite event, at Throckmorton Airfield. Not entirely sure where all of the cones that lined the track had gone by that point, but I think this was right at the end of the day.



Forgot to also add that the car now has a front strut brace that was kindly donated by a friend, as well as some 4mm steering rack spacers for a bit more lock, and adjustable camber top plates for the coilovers. Also a new MAF sensor and crank sensor which solved the occasional drop in power when the engine became warm.


1998 Daihatsu Mira L512 TR-XX Avanzato R4
1996 BMW E36 Compact
2000 Perodua Nippa L201 (Sold)
1998 Toyota Soarer JZZ30 (Sold)
Last Edit: 21 Aug 2017 02:17 by loopdeloop.

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26 Sep 2017 02:53 #26802

great thread! always preferred this year model compact than the facelift ones

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14 Jan 2018 23:37 #26949

Bazinga_Maki wrote:

great thread! always preferred this year model compact than the facelift ones

Thanks! Yeah, the front of the E46 Compact doesn't look like a BMW to me. Shame though, since I quite like the rear end!


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2000 Perodua Nippa L201 (Sold)
1998 Toyota Soarer JZZ30 (Sold)

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