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Old 12-10-2010, 11:03 AM   #301
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Old 03-17-2011, 12:31 PM   #302
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Originally Posted by vincent72 View Post
Hi Folks,

I'm the Dutchman who bought the car... :-)

It is my 3rd MX-5 (and also had a 1941 Chrysler Royal woth a 383 Plymouth Roadrunner engine imported from the States).

I had a 2004 MSM before (and was the first who imported one into The Netherlands). That engine could not handle the combination if hard cornering, higher turbo pressure and a relatively faulty standard oil vapour ventiliation system...so it ended up eating most of it's oil.
I rebuild it with forged pistons and other rods and tuned stock turbo and read 270 hp and relatively large torque numbers, but I sold that one.

Now was looking for a even better step. A LS3 MX-5 is to expensive yet, so I found this car again in Ebay which I saw adverticed before about a year ago on this forum.

It will take about 4 weeks before it arrives here and I will surely have to some work to get a licenseplate on like put a cat on it, change the lighting etc. It is amazing to read here it took so much trouble to seel the car. I really hope I bought a 'big grin' package.


how's the car treatin' ya? Where abouts are you located in NL...???

(sorry for the reply here, but I can't send PM's yet due to not enough posts #$%^&*!!)
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Old 03-17-2011, 12:36 PM   #303
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Hi Wouter,

Actually I have not seen the car yet as I left for China for 3 months about the same the car arrived in The Netherlands.
I will be back early April and than do the work to get the car through the trouble of putting a Dutch approved licenseplate on it (lightning, emission etc) and it will than drive in the neighbourhood of Zwolle :-)
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Old 03-17-2011, 03:37 PM   #304
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Cool. [email protected], not even seeeen it yet! If it does not live up to your expectations and wanna sell locally, mail me! (I had family in Dalfsen).


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