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by Lankan
Tue Aug 25, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: S1 Exige #501
Replies: 26
Views: 1419

Re: S1 Exige #501

Absolutely love the look of the S1 in yellow. :thumbup:

Congratulations!
by Lankan
Tue Aug 25, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: S2 Specific Topics
Topic: Exige S RGB Register - is your RGB on this list?
Replies: 10
Views: 1188

Re: Exige S RGB Register - is your RGB on this list?

Car is in for service at the moment and they helpfully printed the chassis number on the invoice, SCCLHHAC9BHC, and i can confirm my car is a 2011 MY Sorry, think I misled you - I believe all RGBs are 2011 models (i.e. identified by having 'B' in the 10th position). I guess the only way one can fin...
by Lankan
Sun Aug 02, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Sad times **Update**
Replies: 37
Views: 2975

Re: Sad times

Extremely sorry to hear this John, and I sincerely hope you manage to get back into gainful employment in as short a time as possible, and that you manage to keep hold of your Exige, or get back into one soon.

Wish you the very best...
by Lankan
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: S1 Specific Topics
Topic: S1 Exige up for Auction
Replies: 48
Views: 4658

Re: S1 Exige up for Auction

Now states that Lot 257 sold for £30,250. Presumably this is the figure including commission?

"Result Sold - £30,250"
by Lankan
Sun Jul 26, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Part 3 of 3. Exige S2. One year in.
Replies: 5
Views: 693

Re: Part 3 of 3. Exige S2. One year in.

Another superb write up. I was very intrigued to hear your experience with the variable TC system on the later cars, which I had not read much about before. Some good info there for reference purposes. Does yours have the Torsen LSD option? Have done the whole air-cooled 911 (motorsport Porsches) th...
by Lankan
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: Part 2 - My initial experience and impressions of the Exige
Replies: 8
Views: 715

Re: Part 2 - My initial experience and impressions of the Exige

Super write up! :thumbup:

Fantastic looking car you have there - I hadn't seen many photographs of blue/white Sprints, ad yours do this combination full justice.
by Lankan
Sun Jul 26, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: S2 Specific Topics
Topic: Exige S RGB Register - is your RGB on this list?
Replies: 10
Views: 1188

Re: Exige S RGB Register - is your RGB on this list?

All from memory Country of Delivery: UK Built: April 2011 Build Number: 14 I think Colour: Aspen Black Factory Options: None i know of Upgrades: None I know of Super, thanks for posting up. :thumbup: Do you still own the RGB? A couple of questions; 1. The body colour should be either Aspen White or...
by Lankan
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: The truth about upgrades...
Replies: 57
Views: 5785

Re: The truth about upgrades...

I don’t disagree with it , but I feel your fighting a losing battle Best call Jon now and ask for the chargecooler to be fitted before collecting.. Great. This is all good info for now. Understanding the shortcomings is the first step....I will get on to fixing them depending on how I far they affe...
by Lankan
Fri Jul 17, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General Lotus Talk
Topic: The truth about upgrades...
Replies: 57
Views: 5785

Re: The truth about upgrades...

Oh well, couldn't just twiddle my thumbs without digging into this a bit further....so, kept looking....and... ...then I came across this post on Lotus Talk titled ' 2007 Exige S Intercooler Air Flow Study '. https://www.lotustalk.com/threads/2007-exige-s-intercooler-air-flow-study.59117/ It appears...
by Lankan
Fri Jul 17, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: Owners Cars
Topic: 2006 Exige S
Replies: 805
Views: 43249

Re: 2006 Exige S

Well done on troubleshooting the issue.

Like a bit of soldering myself, and, as hi-fi/headphones enthusiast, the importance of a good connection (i.e. soldered connections), using the correct mixture of solder (silver, tin, etc) for best conductivity and strength is not to be underestimated.