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240Z: Spare wheel well back in

Got some more news from my bodyshop. Nothing big, but another step closer to a finished shell. The spare wheel well is back in and primered with rust protection and also sealed:

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240Z: Mr. K Book & Competition steering wheel arrived

After a long time i got some parts for my Z-project again. The first item is a book about Yutaka “Mr. K Katayama”. Some people think that his role with the Z is a bit overrated by the average media. … Continue reading

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HOUSE: The Garage / House / Workshop build finalization (pt. 4)

So, things are wrapping up with the house, approx. 5 Months after moving in, it seems like the big open tasks are finnished. Still a ton of small things to do here and there, but the pace slows down and … Continue reading

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240Z: Rear lower valance welded on

Good news. My bodyshop guy is back at work with my car. First he welded back the sandblasted rea bumper mounting brackets: Then the inside of the trunk floor got sanded and painted with rust protection: Before the rear lower … Continue reading

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ATENZA: OEM Roof spoiler arrived

I never had big plans in modifying the Atenza, but somehow the Optional OEM / Mazdaspeed (depending on the catalogue you look at) bigger roof spoiler has been floating around in my mind for a while, so when i saw … Continue reading

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240Z: Rear bumper brackets sandblasted

Finally, a lifesign from the bodyshop. Nothing big. But the little update came along a promise that he will contune work on the car again soon. Which makes me quite a bit happy. Today he got the brackets for the … Continue reading

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GARAGE LIFE: Wheel changing season

Well winter is around the corner and i’ve just started to change wheels on our own cars and some of the family. Well. the lift and air-tools come in quite handy, to say the least 🙂

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240Z: Back to work

Yeah it has been way too long since a last project update. The garage is still far from done, but it’s slowly getting there (more on that in an other post). Last week i got the EK9 in it’s new … Continue reading

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EVENTS: Japanertreffen Villa Dörfli & Toyota Treffen 2019

Due to various reasons i didn’t and probably don’t manage to visit any events this year. I really hope to catch up again next year. However there are two meets in september, which i may not be able to attend, … Continue reading

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HOUSE: The Garage / House / Workshop build progress pt. 3

So, i haven’t posted anything in a much too long while. The Site is not dead, nor are my projects, i’ve just been too busy with building my dream house and garage lately. Read part one here: https://www.jdmjunkies.ch/wordpress/2018-11-24/house-the-garage-house-workshop-build-progress/ And part … Continue reading

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