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Old 02-20-2013, 02:31 AM   #1
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So I don't know about all of you but over 5 years and 3 miatas I've built up quite a pile of parts. I was just curious on how you all are doing in the whoarding department

my list:
2 ecus
1 1.6 block
2 1.6 heads
1 complete 1.8 engine disassembled
tranny with 3rd gear blown
shifter fork
coil pack
2 igniters
1 throttle body
clutch lines
drivers headlight cover
2 ac pumps
2 ps pumps
2 valve covers
water neck
flywheel
rx7 oil cooler &fittings
head turbo and exhaust flanges
v band flanges
3 bolt flanges
sch 40 pipe elbows & tees
box full of 2.5" stainless tubes
aluminum tube
aluminized tube
intercooler pipes up the a$$
10 t bolts
7 couplers
catback exhaust
stock exhaust
3 catalytic converters
seatbelts
window regulator
vortech Fpr
hardtop latches
3 1.6 pistons


Holy crap i could keep going...
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Old 02-22-2013, 10:37 PM   #2
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This is just my first Miata and I hope to accumulate that much some day. Already on my way with 2 cats and a couple boxes of belts, nuts and bolts.
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Old 02-22-2013, 10:38 PM   #3
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between me and my brother we have gone through about 20 miatas.

9 of them we have now.

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Old 02-22-2013, 10:47 PM   #4
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Stan, I need a LNC shorty. Got one? I may take one of your heads, too.
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If you are organized enough to have a parts list, you have me beat by a mile. I have enough parts in boxes in the attic to trim and fire a bare shell without going to the store for more than fluids. I hope it doesn't come crashing down on my head some day.
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Old 02-24-2013, 01:06 AM   #6
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2 Miatas with hardtops
extra fuel relay
extra TB
extra AFM
extra header
extra 1.6 head
extra wheels
extra CAS
extra crank
24mm swaybar
6 Bilsteins
extra misc bolts and nuts
extra brake hoses
Mazda decals
949 Racing decals
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Old 02-24-2013, 12:42 PM   #7
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If I have no plans for the parts, I usually get rid of them. No room to hoard parts when you have a one car garage...
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