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#437678 Kpg's Focus Mk2 Titanium

Posted by Lenny on Yesterday, 10:00 AM

Nice, make sure and get some pics up when they're on.
I'll be getting pics up this weekend of my new spoiler :) and clean car providing the rain/hail/sleet/snow stays away !
Sent from my iPhone 5s.

Santa beat me up then stole my wallet in the waiting area of A&E at Hospital :lol:
Highly recommend using some bathroom silicone around the bolt and clip holes on the boot panel before fitting the st spoiler,
A common problem is leaks in this area,
So applying silicone is preventative maintenance,
Any colour will do as it won't be saw, i done mine at the time too.

#437538 Focus Titanium Mk2.5 Build Diary Has Started...

Posted by Lenny on 17 December 2014 - 07:16 PM

Exhaust looks excellent mate,
They made a nice job on the spliting of the pipes should get equal levels of steam exiting on frosty mornings,
Is it silenced or straight through?

#437479 How To Fit New Front Lower Grill On Mk2.5 Focus

Posted by Lenny on 17 December 2014 - 04:08 PM

If i remove the chrome trim which is broken already will the zetec S grill fit straight in?

Chrome wont fit the zetecS grill, but the zetecS grill will fit standard bumper,
Straight swap

#437425 Jump Sarting Vehicle Using Jump Leads

Posted by Lenny on 17 December 2014 - 12:52 PM

#437385 Jump Sarting Vehicle Using Jump Leads

Posted by Lenny on 17 December 2014 - 10:01 AM

Im not suggesting wheather it should or shouldn't be done,
Just saying if you're gonna do it well that's how :lol:

Never jump petrol vehicle with a diesel or diesel with petrol,
So if stranded in middle of nowhere freezing cold waiting 40 minutes for someone to come along to help,
Your in a petrol and they have a diesel; turn em away and continue to suffer :lol:

I saw the image on twitter and decided to share it with y'all wingy shower.

#437351 Fiesta Mk6 5 Door Custom Sub

Posted by Lenny on 17 December 2014 - 07:02 AM

How much would you want per meter with p&p Lenny?

Including shipping would be £4 for the first metre then £2 per metre after that including shipping up to a length of 5 metres as 5 is the most i can offer.

#437348 "taking Oval To Blue Horizon" Lenny's Build Thread 2010-2015

Posted by Lenny on 17 December 2014 - 06:24 AM

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Spotted Lenny whilst out for a drive on euro truck

:lol: Bwamp! Bwamp!

#437194 "taking Oval To Blue Horizon" Lenny's Build Thread 2010-2015

Posted by Lenny on 16 December 2014 - 05:11 PM

Great to excitement e is back home and love the new outfit :)
Good to hear as well you are back on the car project. Looking forward to the rest of the new mods. 

Thanks mate,
Looking forward to January onwards as all the foot work is done now,
Most of the connection equipment and wiring has been purchased, everything has now been planned and researched so from now on its going to be the most interesting stuff :)
JL Audio XD300/1 Mono amp, 10W0V3-4 10" sub, XD400/4 v2 Class D 4 Channel amp, C2-650x - 6.5-inch Coaxial Speaker's in back and some C2-650 - 6.5-inch 2-Way Components up front.
I'm not going to get much sleep in the first quarter of 2015 due to excitement :)
All to be installed across one week in May.

#437123 Fiesta Mk6 5 Door Custom Sub

Posted by Lenny on 16 December 2014 - 10:01 AM

I'm looking forward to replacing the rear speakers next! They're currently just disconnected, as ive used the original plug to connect the amp to the loom. I ran out of speaker wire so I couldn't make a loom for the back doors although I've got some on order.

I've got 25 metres of Vibe FlatFlex if you're short a few metres let me know as ill hardly need all that :lol:

#437067 Jump Sarting Vehicle Using Jump Leads

Posted by Lenny on 15 December 2014 - 10:54 PM


#437065 Fiesta Mk6 5 Door Custom Sub

Posted by Lenny on 15 December 2014 - 10:42 PM

Hopefully JL will have a few sales in January! I can't wait to get my car audio finished! Being at work so much recently is showing me how good sound can be & it's making me jealous :(
Santa's robbed two of us by the sounds of it! It's horrible not being able to splash on the car :(

 take your time purchase once and enjoy the process,
I can't complain about not spending anything this month as ill make up for it between January and April :lol: and id only be stock piling the project for May deadline,
it's well worth seeing the kids faces on Christmas morning.

The whole setup looks so sweet. I must say the hydro dipping is really well done and IMHO looks nicer than the wrap. Good use of the carbon wrap for the amp.
To both Kieran and Lenny, I just got an EBay alert this morning that the price of the JL Audio Jx500/1 mono block has been reduced. I have not checked the 250 version. Worth a look on EBay and I will dig up the link and post it. That one also comes with the optional bass cable. Pretty sweet deal. I am tempted myself to get it and sell my one lol

Cheapest I've saw the JX250/1 Mono amp was £98.00 with free shipping and one of those controls which id personally sell onwards since the pioneer headunits give full equaliser control there's no need for it really,
Link to JX250/1: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/121489040227

So today I had a day off work so I decided I would Amp the front speakers. I had already installed the power & phono cables, all I had to do was install the remote cable.
After installing everything & turning on the ignition... Nothing happened... Rather worried I checked all the cables were secure and used one of the DRL's I purchased to test for 12v as I had forgotten my multimeter. In the end I found the problem to be the remote cable. It was made so cheaply that if you tried to strip the ends it would simply snap... Wasn't happy. after fitting a new cable my ears began to smile! What a difference!!
Here are a few images of the amp in situ. Ignore the messy car... It's getting a good valet & detail in January.
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The amp install under the seat has turned out really good mate very nice work there.

I've got a spare Vibe signal loom unused if you're interested,
Also have a 8AWG power cable and earth with inline fuse.

My reversing camera's just arrived! :)
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look forward to seeing this fitted soon,
Don't forget to select PAL or NTSC signal on the headunit for instant image when reversing.
And earth camera to the body work.

#437037 "taking Oval To Blue Horizon" Lenny's Build Thread 2010-2015

Posted by Lenny on 15 December 2014 - 09:17 PM

#436486 Life Changing News

Posted by Lenny on 13 December 2014 - 05:25 PM

I'm glad he pulled through and I'm sure your all relieved, but I would certainly be raising a complaint about those events.
He looks well though for his fight and I hope you all get some quality family time soon!

Thanks jeeb,
Have another X-ray on 23rd
We have to phone in advance of arriving FFS!
They going to walk ahead of us ringing a bell "unclean" "unclean" :lol:
The state of health care in this country seriously is horrific,
Im staying quiet until we get the all clear because although there not fully competent they are all we have to help.

#436481 "taking Oval To Blue Horizon" Lenny's Build Thread 2010-2015

Posted by Lenny on 13 December 2014 - 04:56 PM

Pretty outrageous Lenny! People have mentioned to me that when 'matron' ran the wards; although it was scary, she kept everyone in top top shape, everything was spotless!
Now you get some miserable looking sods rumbling down the aisles in some grubby looking outfit...

They go to shops in the same outfit that they wear when treating patients,
Gotta wonder what they use the changing rooms for..
Then step other side of curtains to send or receive a text message on there personal mobile phone then back to operating...
Imagine that on instagram "delivering baby number nine today on overtime check me out yo!! "
No concern or respect all patients seem to be saw as objects or bowls of jelly,
Mobile phone and holy water are two huge carriers of cross contamination.

Most frightening thing is; there not even collecting public funding to improve the condition lol this seems to be deemed "standard"
Perhaps newly trained staff completely unaware of GMP standards that things should be better suppose i wouldn't know any different neither if i didn't manufacture pharmaceuticals past 12 years,

#436442 Life Changing News

Posted by Lenny on 13 December 2014 - 01:37 PM

Tadhg (taigh) is now home from hospital ,
He was sent to hospital with pneumonia in his left lung last Saturday,
Put in quarantine and X-ray confirmed pneumonia in left lung,
Thursday morning they X-ray'ed again result left lung clear but showing pneumonia in right lung,
Shortly after this he developed a rash throughout his body,
The swabbed and sent to lab for testing,
Results confirmed MRSA
So they sent him home with pneumonia in his right lung along with antibiotics to be treated at home because THEY gave him MRSA and they don't want to have to report it to the HSE so get home and "ow were very sorry"
3 weeks old sent home on antibiotics which should be given under full electronic dialyses to monitor kidneys,
Cause and cure,
How can a 3 week old baby in quarantine with nobody allowed near contract MRSA?
He's better treated at home as ive sanitised the living room,
Vicki now awaiting results from hospital to see if she got MRSA too.
Bring back the nunes running the hospital,
Atleast they scrubbed the place, we have better hygiene environment in work with lacquered floors and pvc lined walls,
Simple GMP practice.
I'm very thankful of them keeping him alive but the powers that be really need to re-evaluate the hygiene practice's and layout of the wards.
They need to remove the wooden frame windows and plastered walls,
Eliminate all crevices where germs manifest,
Line the walls with pvc and lacquer the floors,
Then you can hose down everything with phesaphine one week and lph the next to kill everything,
And they need interlock systems in the quarantine area, with air pressure in room which blows outward when door opened eliminating germs inwards even the banks have interlocking doors,
We have all this in work wtf is with the hospital?   

They say he's carrying MRSA on his skin from the hospital but he's got no open wounds so shouldn't effect him as much.

Thanks very much to all whom said a prayer or wished him well guys,
I really appreciate the support,
Its been a hell of a week, up at 6am each day, making kids lunch, dressing them for school, doing school run, back home washing cleaning making beds, down to hospital singing "labi siffre-somthing inside so strong" to get there pay 6 euro parking to stand 12ft away from him watching through glass for five minutes,
Drive home singing "lou reede-perfect day" then dry myself up collect them from school home to there granny then to work 15:00 -23:00 home at 23:45 asleep at 01:00 up at 06:00 do it all again ugh i look like tom hanks in cast away, haven't shaved in a week willllllssssson!!!!
Bought him some new treads shorie's lookin better than me now :lol:
Gone up to 9 pounds was born 6.4 pounds IMG_20141212_130250_zpsemzftvj_edit_1418