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 Post subject: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 21 May 2013 11:56 
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I can now post a project thread up as I have got rid of the SOHC and got a gen 2 4g92 mivec going in my mirage.

A few pics at the hill climb before it cam off the roads for the swap.

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 21 May 2013 12:20 
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Then work started

Striped and found alot of rust!

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Defiantly needed replacing

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De rusting

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Seam welded

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New cross member

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primer

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Paint

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Made flitch braces

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Gold heat tape!

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 21 May 2013 12:28 
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Got the mivec!

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Valve cover

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Head work

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smoothed the cast marks out of the intake ports but didn't get a pic

ground off all the loose bits of cast that could break off

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engine coming together

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Last pic before we droped it in, more pics soon!

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 21 May 2013 23:56 
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Looking Good!
It's so hard to find those bumpers/skirts/rear wing in NZ

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 25 May 2013 11:32 
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Very nice progress
Car looks great too


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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 29 May 2013 02:13 
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Rocker cover looks savage!

What paint did U use on it?

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 29 May 2013 05:54 
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thanks guys, and its a two pack paint for bodywork don't know the brand, a painter did it at my work and baked it in the oven aswell. happy with the finish.

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 19 May 2014 02:48 
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Are there any updates on this? It looked like it was going in the right direction!


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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 25 Nov 2014 07:18 
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Jordan13 wrote:
Got the mivec!

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Valve cover

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Image

Head work

Image

Image

smoothed the cast marks out of the intake ports but didn't get a pic

ground off all the loose bits of cast that could break off

Image

Image

Image

engine coming together

Image

Image

Image


Last pic before we droped it in, more pics soon!

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 Post subject: Re: My Mirage Project
PostPosted: 09 Nov 2017 21:28 
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Too bad, I can't see the pictures. :(


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