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Forum: Midwest Region   04-13-2012, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,328
Posted By stinkyonion
Come test drive mine. I live 4 blocks from fvmc....

Come test drive mine. I live 4 blocks from fvmc. Then make me an offer, Ive got too many cars!
Forum: Interior/Exterior   04-03-2011, 06:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,960
Posted By stinkyonion
I would definitely wait until the summer, then it...

I would definitely wait until the summer, then it will peel off like saran wrap. A heat gun will let you do it this time of year, but is slow since you can only heat a small area at a time and the...
Forum: Midwest Region   03-19-2011, 07:25 AM
Replies: 1,850
Views: 156,211
Posted By stinkyonion
have missed all drives last 2 years, gonna make...

have missed all drives last 2 years, gonna make one this year dammit.
Forum: Batteries, Brackets and Chargers   01-31-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 320
Views: 116,437
Posted By stinkyonion
I originally used a Odyssey pc625. Had to keep...

I originally used a Odyssey pc625. Had to keep on charger or would be dead in 3 days. Then, when salted driveway killed charger connection for more frustration. Went through a battery about every...
Forum: Midwest Region   11-17-2010, 01:58 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 5,159
Posted By stinkyonion
Im gonna come too, someone always back out. Im...

Im gonna come too, someone always back out. Im going to talk chuck risen into it also.
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   11-17-2010, 01:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,496
Posted By stinkyonion
I had just about the same damage from being...

I had just about the same damage from being backed into at the emissions test center. New headlight (no parts available, have to buy the whole thing) is $1400. Turn signal $125. Paint job front...
Forum: Parts For Sale   11-04-2010, 05:19 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,017
Posted By stinkyonion
Ill take the car cover and carbon canister (with...

Ill take the car cover and carbon canister (with hoses) if you have them
Forum: Parts For Sale   10-12-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,349
Posted By stinkyonion
Wow. No one interested and like 150+ views? I...

Wow. No one interested and like 150+ views? I understand that front clams arent available in US right now, backordered from Europe. Somebody has got to need a clam. Will post picture tonight. ...
Forum: Parts For Sale   10-12-2010, 12:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,959
Posted By stinkyonion
Wow. I love my Tillets. They are even more...

Wow. I love my Tillets. They are even more comfortable than stock. They do make getting in and out slightly more difficult with the raised sides, but I am used to it now. They rock.
Forum: Lotus Exige   10-12-2010, 12:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,457
Posted By stinkyonion
My car got hit parked in line for emissions...

My car got hit parked in line for emissions testing about 2 months ago. A SUV in front of me decided to change lanes and backed into me bringing his trailer hitch up my hood. $5k damage. 2 months...
Forum: General Discussion (Lotus related)   09-29-2010, 09:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 779
Posted By stinkyonion
front clam fits in the back of my Ford Expedition...

front clam fits in the back of my Ford Expedition just fine. I sent you a PM, will deliver you a clam that is sitting in my garage if you want.
Forum: Parts For Sale   09-26-2010, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,349
Posted By stinkyonion
Front clam

I have a front clam from 2006 Elise (but will fit multiple years) here in Chicago. Can deliver locally. Had repair to lip region (very bottom of clam) from curb bump. Fox Valley Motorcars sends...
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-30-2010, 11:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,863
Posted By stinkyonion
Actually, here is all you really need: 1. ...

Actually, here is all you really need:

1. exhaust flames (Exhaust Flame Thrower Kits – Flamethrowers For Cars, Motorcycles, Trucks & SUV’s (http://www.hotlicksexhaust.com))
2. programmable rim...
Forum: Lotus Elise   07-30-2010, 11:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,863
Posted By stinkyonion
1. HID lamps (5000K 50 watt from dabears.com) ...

1. HID lamps (5000K 50 watt from dabears.com)
2. "green wire mod" to turn off daytime running lights (2006 and up)
3. stans shifter reinforcement (sandsmuseum.com, use a craftsman 5/8 socket and...
Forum: New Member Introductions   05-19-2010, 06:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,056
Posted By stinkyonion
Longest drive I have done is 5 hours, hated it. ...

Longest drive I have done is 5 hours, hated it. Exhaust drone nearly killed me (but I have 6 inch exhaust). I would recommend ear plugs or ear bud headphones for the ride back and even then it will...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   05-19-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,422
Posted By stinkyonion
That is wierd that they couldnt get a reading...

That is wierd that they couldnt get a reading from the obdII. Every OBD scanner I have ever attached worked just fine. I did talk to a guy that works at the emissions test station when getting my...
Forum: Lotus Exige   05-19-2010, 05:41 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,578
Posted By stinkyonion
The elise as a daily driver thread has been...

The elise as a daily driver thread has been beaten to death, but dont do it if it will be your only car and you live in an area with snow is my 2 cents. Otherwise go for it and welcome to the club. ...
Forum: Lotus Elise   05-19-2010, 05:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,108
Posted By stinkyonion
yuppers. hold it down for like 3 seconds and the...

yuppers. hold it down for like 3 seconds and the dash light will light up. Also easy to test switch by removing the center console cover. Dont even have to take the seats out. Put parking break...
Forum: Lotus Exige   05-07-2010, 07:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,678
Posted By stinkyonion
I did DaBears 55w 5000k kit. Just the right...

I did DaBears 55w 5000k kit. Just the right amount of brightness, do not do the 35watt. Complete kit was like $150 a couple years ago for both sides, took like 4 hours to install. Still work...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   05-07-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,422
Posted By stinkyonion
Heh. I have similar problem. I have no carbon...

Heh. I have similar problem. I have no carbon canister and have check engine light with related errors. I spoke to a mechanic and he said a simple reset of the codes would do no good, that they...
Forum: Midwest Region   04-24-2010, 10:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 7,112
Posted By stinkyonion
The Salt Creek Sports Car Club meets the first...

The Salt Creek Sports Car Club meets the first Thursday of each month at Portillos on Butterfield in Downers Grove at i think 8pm. First half of season is for autocross, second half is high speed. ...
Forum: Powertrain (Engine, Transmission, etc)   02-07-2010, 12:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,847
Posted By stinkyonion
Cant understand from the post whether it is...

Cant understand from the post whether it is transmission or engine. How does it behave at idle in neutral? Why did you spin out a few times??
Forum: Midwest Region   01-30-2010, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,850
Views: 156,211
Posted By stinkyonion
Bah. Chuck Risen and I are putting the drivers...

Bah. Chuck Risen and I are putting the drivers seat in my Elise now, then we high tailing it there. Have a couple of other friends coming also.
Forum: Midwest Region   01-30-2010, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1,850
Views: 156,211
Posted By stinkyonion
9 pm tonight (saturday 1/20) at Addison carting. ...

9 pm tonight (saturday 1/20) at Addison carting. Go to Chicago Indoor Racing (http://www.chicagoindoorracing.com) for directions. My cell number is 630-607-9716 so we can connect.
Forum: Audio, Video, GPS, Radar Detectors & Other Accessories   01-28-2010, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,013
Posted By stinkyonion
seriously cool.

seriously cool.
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