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  1. New Member Introductions
    So I'm new here but old in general terms. I've recently purchased a torn down 78 S2 Esprit. It's missing more parts than I know. I have the service and parts manuals and have breezed through them. I've contacted Joe at JAE - great guy. Apparently there are zero parts resources on the East...
  2. Parts For Sale
    Refurbished gearbox translator assembly with steady bracket and shaft to fit Esprits with shift cables located on the left side of the transaxle. Steady bracket is powdercoated, bearings are new high-quality items sourced from a European manufacturer as shown. $125 plus shipping.
    $125 USD
  3. Parts For Sale
    (Note: Posting for an Esprit owner local to me [M13].) I'm selling the stock engine from my 1988 Esprit. It had 44k mikes on it when pulled with last timing belt change being in 2002 with 29k miles on it. Everything worked perfectly when pulled. Turbo was also rebuilt in 2020 ($2500 job). I am...
    $2,800 USD
  4. Lotus Esprit
    Why are the large fuel filler hoses and the fuel filler vent hoses from the neck to the tank double clamped while the crossover hoses are only single clamped? While I'm on the topic, anyone have a source for the molded fuel filler vent hose from the neck to the tank? They are no longer...
  5. Lotus Esprit
    Just received my Boyd tanks for my 93 Lotus Esprit, which look amazing, but I have an issue. I can't install my factory 5 bolt OEM sender with all the bolts lined up or the float jams up against the back of the tank. So my solutions are 1) hollow out the holes in the sender with a drill bit and...
  6. Lotus Esprit
    Interesting car for sale [2000 Lotus Esprit V8] Wrapped (well done but still wrapped!) but otherwise good condition with a bunch (~$20k) of work done to it, mainly engine rebuilt. If the rebuild was well done, it could be worth it.
  7. Lotus Esprit
    I've come across a nice Esprit that has been laid up for a while. The price is attractive but several things need attention and cumulatively it is more than I have time for. One solution is to pay someone to do it as the purchase price is attractive. Does anyone know of a good Esprit...
  8. General Discussion (Lotus related)
    TL;DR: Interested in renting a gold, red, and/or white Lotus Elan for a pre-wedding procession in Southeast Michigan on Sunday, September 5, 2021. My fiancée and I are planning our American-Indian wedding for Sunday, September 5, 2021 in Dearborn, Michigan. It's an Indian wedding tradition for...
  9. Lotus Esprit
    Former Lotus Owner in Louisiana My name is Mike and I have been a career auto sales industry guy for 35+ years. I was digging around, and found some goodies that came with a 1988 Commemorative Turbo Esprit that I bought about 20 years ago. I towed it out of the original owner's garage because...
  10. Lotus Esprit
    I have an early 93 Esprit with a broken strap and broken collar for the reverse lockout. I have both parts from JAE. I have the shift lever out, but not sure how to get to the strap. There is a spring pin in the middle of the level that appears to hold the internal mechanism in place, but it...
  11. Closed/Sold Cars
    Looking for an 86 or 87 Turbo Esprit HCi in reasonable condition (not damaged) - project cars considered provided they're complete.
  12. New Member Introductions
    Welcome! You’ll have more luck if you post a wanted ad in the Lotus cars wanted section: Lotus Cars Wanted
  13. Lotus Esprit
    Hello, Looking to purchase a 1999 or newer Esprit. Less concerned about colour, aesthetics or minor issues. Focused on mechanical/drive train soundness, and price. Best contact [email protected] Cheers, Dan
  14. Closed/Sold Cars
    I am selling my 2000 Lotus Esprit. Exterior color is New Aluminum, interior color is Magnolia. I purchased this Esprit in May of 2017 from AutoEurope near Detroit, MI. (a Lotus dealership). I've dreamed of having an Esprit since early adolescence and worked second jobs until I had enough to...
  15. 1987 Turbo Esprit Hci

    Some Esprit photos...
  16. 1987 Turbo Esprit Hci

    Some Esprit photos...
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