WASHINGTON Miata Turbo Folk - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


General Miata Chat A place to talk about anything Miata

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-28-2018, 01:36 PM   #1  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
matrussell122's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Seattle
Posts: 546
Total Cats: 48
Default WASHINGTON Miata Turbo Folk

There are quite a few new members I see poping up in Washington West of the mountains. The point of this thread is to get some of us together and meet up for random events/drives or to get help from one another when needed, or grab some beers and talk miata. Just a thread to get all us local Washington folk connected. So if you are in Washington speak up!



I live in Shorewood (Between seattle and burien)
matrussell122 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2018, 02:47 PM   #2  
Senior Member
iTrader: (1)
 
wackbards's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2015
Location: Seattle
Posts: 741
Total Cats: 90
Default

Snohomish
wackbards is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2018, 05:11 PM   #3  
Newb
 
Join Date: Mar 2017
Posts: 9
Total Cats: 0
Default

Burlington/Anacortes reporting in.
Vengeful Frog is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2018, 06:08 PM   #4  
Junior Member
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Sevierville, TN
Posts: 118
Total Cats: 5
Default

I live in Seattle for 2 more days
alienmiata1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2018, 06:36 PM   #5  
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Renton, WA
Posts: 18
Total Cats: 0
Default

Reporting in from Kent
jpnMiata is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2018, 12:09 AM   #6  
Senior Member
 
Scaxx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 712
Total Cats: 226
Default

Shoreline! Although I work in Kent!
Scaxx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2018, 09:55 AM   #7  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
matrussell122's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Seattle
Posts: 546
Total Cats: 48
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Scaxx View Post
Shoreline! Although I work in Kent!
Where in Kent do you work. Im on 196th just off west valley
matrussell122 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2018, 10:46 AM   #8  
Junior Member
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: Issaquah, WA
Posts: 107
Total Cats: 12
Default

Just moved from Issaquah to North Bend here.
Besusjesus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2018, 07:46 PM   #9  
Senior Member
 
Scaxx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 712
Total Cats: 226
Default

I'm close to 228th and 76th, not too far!
Scaxx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2018, 10:02 PM   #10  
Junior Member
iTrader: (1)
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Sevierville, TN
Posts: 118
Total Cats: 5
Default

Wish I’d have known that a couple months ago. I was at 212th and central! We shoulda all gone for a drive!
alienmiata1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-17-2018, 09:26 PM   #11  
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: Redmond, WA
Posts: 138
Total Cats: 2
Default

I'm in Redmond. I'm looking forward to some warmer weather so I can really wind out the car.

@Scaxx, I believe we met at the LeMons race...
aceswerling is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-21-2018, 11:02 PM   #12  
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: Seattle
Posts: 28
Total Cats: 7
Default

Kirkland.

I would love to meet some local Miata people, whether it's a drive, cars & coffee event, day trip, tech day, autox.... Whatever.

425 motorsports in Bellevue has a small C & C event the first saturday of each month 10:30-12:30. Diverse but small crowd. And for anyone who hasn't been inside 425 motorsports it's worth the trip for that alone
AestheticsInMotion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2018, 12:46 AM   #13  
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Renton, WA
Posts: 18
Total Cats: 0
Default

+1 for 425 Motorsports! The owner Dan is super cool, and was super helpful in finding me a helmet and a bucket seat that fitted me. I'd love to meet up sometime but my car isn't running at the moment, hopefully that will be fixed this weekend
jpnMiata is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2018, 10:07 AM   #14  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
matrussell122's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Seattle
Posts: 546
Total Cats: 48
Default

425 is a real cool shop its been years since I have been in there.


jpnMiata, You and i think most of us have our cars down for winter doing repairs and upgrades. Not that it matters since the roads are icy as **** this week.


If anyone needs a hand with their car this winter just give me a shout.
matrussell122 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2018, 10:53 AM   #15  
Newb
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Location: Renton, WA
Posts: 18
Total Cats: 0
Default

Yeah, I've only driven in the snow with my Miata once and I'm not likely to do it ever again. Here's pictures of my car after finishing my shift on Christmas Eve last year
Attached Thumbnails
WASHINGTON Miata Turbo Folk-img_20171224_194759.jpg   WASHINGTON Miata Turbo Folk-img_20171224_194749.jpg  
jpnMiata is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2018, 01:59 PM   #16  
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: Bremerton, WA
Posts: 437
Total Cats: 31
Default

Bremerton here. My Miata is still currently on jackstands, but making slow progress.
Itty is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2018, 02:06 PM   #17  
Newb
 
Join Date: Dec 2017
Location: Seattle
Posts: 28
Total Cats: 7
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by matrussell122 View Post

If anyone needs a hand with their car this winter just give me a shout.
I would really like to have someone with more experience look at a few things. I've done a lot to the car but I'm still not comfortable doing more complex jobs or troubleshooting important systems...

It's been great this winter but there is a BIT of deferred maintenance




AestheticsInMotion is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-22-2018, 02:27 PM   #18  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
matrussell122's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Seattle
Posts: 546
Total Cats: 48
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by AestheticsInMotion View Post
I would really like to have someone with more experience look at a few things. I've done a lot to the car but I'm still not comfortable doing more complex jobs or troubleshooting important systems...

It's been great this winter but there is a BIT of deferred maintenance





Saw these pics in another thread never put it all together you were local until now. Awesome Pics!

Send me a pm if you need help with anything.
matrussell122 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-23-2018, 08:36 PM   #19  
Senior Member
 
Scaxx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2015
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 712
Total Cats: 226
Default

My car is down for the winter as well while I put a cage in it as well as some other stuff. Meeting at 425 sometime would be fun, just went there last week for some seat shopping!
Scaxx is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2018, 04:09 PM   #20  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
matrussell122's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: Seattle
Posts: 546
Total Cats: 48
Default

How is everyone coming on their projects this winter? Ready to get them back on the ground and driving?
matrussell122 is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need tuning for a S/C miata using MS3 & E85, seattle washington area Jr125 Race Prep 18 11-08-2014 01:19 PM
2011 Washington Auto Show at the Washington Convention Center Braineack Media 2 01-31-2011 10:30 AM
Extreme Folk Savington Insert BS here 16 05-09-2009 07:31 AM
somebody in washington go grab this Ben Miata parts for sale/trade 8 12-18-2006 11:42 PM
Rodeo at the Puyallup Fair (Western Washington State Fair) dv/dt Insert BS here 1 10-04-2006 01:10 PM


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:29 AM.




We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.