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Old 12-02-2015, 03:55 AM   #1
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New Miata owner here. I've been driving BMW's for the most part, but decided to try out a Miata. I bought a 1996 off of a friend with some mods already installed. Hard Dog bar, FM intake, ??? exhaust, asanti/tire rack blah wheels, BFG Rivals 205 square, carbotech pads, recaro pole position, 4pt (soon to be a 5pt harness), nardi wheel, and poly bushings all around.

Definitely fun to drive. Already hit up NC80 and the Blue Ridge, what a blast. But coming from a 540i/6 with a 300hp v8 has left me wanting more power. I'll be lurking and researching for the most part, going to gather info about putting a turbo on in the not-so-distant future. And figure out where all the oil is going (about 1qt every 300-400 miles).

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Old 12-02-2015, 07:36 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum, Flak! Congrats on your Miata, it looks really nice. There are lots of great choices for parts, service and many owners willing to help you. Please feel free to reach out to us if you have any questions at all, we are always happy to help!
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