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Old 03-14-2011, 04:20 PM   #1
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Hey All,

My name is John and I am on my second miata. I had a rusted out '92 I loved, but had to sell because I needed the money. I picked up a 1994 with 101K miles, 1.8, LSD, power windows, cc, headrest speakers, one year old top, and the front and reat lip package. I towed it home as it was sitting for two years, and got to work. I had it down off the jack stands and on the road in one week.

It has a hard dog roll bar, jackson racing exhaust and intake, racing beat front and rear sway bars, the front turn signal air inlets, mesh grill I made yesterday for $9, and will have raceland coilovers next week (turbo will have to wait a few weeks). I have attached some pics of the day I picked it up and the last ones are when I was all done including complete interior and exterior cleaning and waxing. I put a lot of hours into this thing but it has all the maintenance done and and runs amazing.

Maintenance included:
  • Brakes and Rotors all the way around
  • Plugs and Wires
  • Oil and Filter Change
  • Trans Fluid Change
  • Diff Fluid Change
  • Valve Cover Gasket
  • Both Accessory Belts
  • New Air bag Control Module (one of the reasons it was so cheap)
  • New Radiator
  • Balanced the Tires
  • Adjusted the TPS to OEM specs
  • Brake System Bleed with new fluid
  • Coolant Flush (obviously with the new radiator)
  • Clutch System Bleed with new fluid

Can't wait till I can lower it next week and I am of course excited about the turbo, but as I said it will have to wait till I have a little but more money.

Ready for the best part....Including the price of the car, the after market parts, and all the maintenance I only have $860 in the car.



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Old 03-14-2011, 04:39 PM   #2
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Welcome to the club. You are my kinda ca I will quote Slow_Sc3 on this in reference to what I asked him. " I have $4.75 and I wanna go fast!" there are deals out there and this is deff one of them. Nice car where at in VA are you there is a few people on this site in VA.
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Old 03-14-2011, 04:45 PM   #3
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Welcome from a fellow VA member! Great find keep it clean!
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Old 03-14-2011, 05:33 PM   #4
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here you go:

get to work!
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Old 03-14-2011, 09:53 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by y8s View Post
here you go:

get to work!
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Old 03-15-2011, 09:44 AM   #6
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Thanks guys, I'm from Mechanicsville, VA. And don't worry, the turbo plans are under way...just give me time.
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