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    SPFMK2 Coil over swap

    Thank you! I appreciate it.
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    SPFMK2 Coil over swap

    Dear 40 Forum folks, My stock "Bilstein" front shocks gave up on me. The plan is to go up 50lbs spring front and rear and do a double adjustable and realignment, hopefully minus the bump-steer. Is there a make of coil-over that is a straight swap or is it a custom size? Any guidance would be...
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    Trailer - Need Recommendations / Advice

    Just bought a Futura... little pricey but no more ramps and easy (fairly) to use. Has a recovery winch. So far so good.
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    Throttle cable length

    Stock Superformance throttle cable length is 121" Sleeve length with threaded ends is 104" Peddle box end is a clovis type cable is 1/16" thick I looked everywhere for these measurements and couldn't find them so here they are for posterity... Don't be stupid like me and keep...
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    Silly short about my build

    Appreciate the kind words... Hoping to continue putting out short fun vids of "40's in the wild.
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    Silly short about my build

    Please (try to) enjoy a short silly (3min) video of my build. Link to either YouTube or Vimeo Pick your overlord... GT40 The Birth copy - YouTube GT40_The_Birth copy on Vimeo
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    SPF Headlight alternative

    Cheers! Hoping not to get caught out in the dark but anything different might be worth a try. Thank you
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    SPF Headlight alternative

    Greeting, Was wondering if anyone had found a decent replacement/alternative/upgrade for the factory Superformance headlights. Not sure if all the SPF cars come with garbage lights or I just got a Friday car. Oddly the fog lights are nice and bright. Cheers Callaghan
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    Fire supression

    Bingo!! Thank you!
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    Fire supression

    Not really sure where to put this post so I'm guessing here... Did a little (very little)forum search and the most recent thread (I found) on fire systems was 2007.(I will keep digging) I'd love to hear an opinion/tips/knowledge/experiences on Fire Suppression set ups. I intend on installing...
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    2x2 and the GrapVine

    Almost more stressful than the actual happening is the flood of "what ifs" that rips in like a Matrix download programs... But in the end, and I know this is true of everyone who loves these cars.... Worth it! Thanks for well wished. I am looking forward to crossing paths with other owners in...
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    2x2 and the GrapVine

    I have crazy luck... sometimes bad, sometimes good. I suppose better than no luck. Driving over the Grapevine on the 5 Northbound I tried to go around some fellow motorists. As you all know these cars have their own gravity. As in attracting satellite cars hovering with cellphones plastered to...
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    Hateful 8, a hard won '40 for an FNG

    Haha yes I have thought long and hard about the realities of SF. I installed a lift for the front of the car to try to mitigate as much as I can the inevitable scrape. As far as garaging I have a perfect situation in an impossible place. I have access to Garage that will work perfectly...
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    Hateful 8, a painful update

    I hadn't thought a build log was necessary on this car but I'm hundreds of hours in with my own time and now this.... So this was supposed to be the part where I said I'm so happy to have the car finally home. Driving my lady for the first time in my new GT40 and stopping in out of the way...
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    Hateful 8, a hard won '40 for an FNG

    Thanks to all for the warm welcome and compliments. I'm looking forward to running into fellow owners (socially:laugh4:) down the road.
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