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acidwestern last won the day on 12 July 2018

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About acidwestern

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  • Birthday 30/06/1994


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    Melbourne, VIC
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    Ph1 172 - LY (RIP)
    Ph2 172 - Monaco (For sale)
    2011 RS250 Trophy - black
    1993 205 Gti - Aus delivered black

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  1. acidwestern

    First World Problems ... What To Do With $35K?!

    But you take him out, and put him to work in Pooraka... Sent from my Pixel using Tapatalk
  2. acidwestern

    First World Problems ... What To Do With $35K?!

    Tyre wear too probably Sent from my Pixel using Tapatalk
  3. acidwestern

    First World Problems ... What To Do With $35K?!

    Can't believe this is an Aussie forum and no one has said SSV redline ???? Sent from my Pixel using Tapatalk
  4. acidwestern

    New Victorian Member!

    Welcome mate, we've met before unless I'm wrong. You were at a Swinburne University day at Winton? I was in the yellow Clio 172. Nice to see you found your way into the French car world. Sorry to hear about the last car! Sent from my Pixel using Tapatalk
  5. acidwestern

    New Member - Shopping For An Rs250

    Hi James, there is a really good rs250 in yellow for sale in Melbourne, owned by my mate who's name is also James. Check it out... http://www.ozrenaultsport.com/index.php?/topic/27023-2011-megane-250-cup-66300-ks-17000/
  6. acidwestern

    Thinking Of Buying Megane Rs 250 - Need Advice

    The drivetrain is the same - stage 3 will be hard to do reliably and not many people have done so - megs aren't evos. Best bet for tuning is a remote RSTuner tune or there are a few off the shelf stage 1 maps through some other tuning companies. I'd be looking for history/record of the timing belts being done on an rs250, they are getting to that age.
  7. Only noticed after reading that Daz7 is in sydney that pickup won't work for me, so if anyone could be so kind in picking one up for me and posting it down to Melbourne town, I'd be forever grateful. Or if I can just update the order or something.
  8. Almost missed it, but got an order in!
  9. acidwestern

    2017 Ozrs Calendar?

    I'd take one. I don't even care if the old ones are out of date, I have them around for the photos...
  10. acidwestern

    Anyone Have A Airbox?

    I have 2, although in Melbourne...
  11. Ph1s will attract men, which is at least something, because the no ones attracted to ph2s. Jokes aside, ph2 is better to drive daily, but for a fun squirt I prefer the ph1, even when mine was stock it was a riot and I do prefer the cable throttle everywhere else but in traffic... Just replace the cat on the ph1 - it's a derpy design and definitely wouldn't flow very well compared to almost any other design! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. Walkies ph1 sounds perfect. And ph1 > ph2
  13. acidwestern


    Wow! I'm a big-time lurker on the UK forums, and I'm certain you'll be surprised at how many people recognise you. If you move to Melbourne, you can service my car anytime! Welcome, and enjoy the weather!
  14. acidwestern

    Noob To The Forum (And Renault)

    197, the engines are all the same, suspension and chassis changes for the different models. As far as I know it's just 197 and r27, there was no middle ground. I'm no expert on Clio 3s though. There's a bloke called Apple who is. Haha R27 is easily liveable and would make a good daily/fun track car Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  15. acidwestern

    Noob To The Forum (And Renault)

    Rust isn't the biggest issue here, but I'm sure it depends on how much spray the car gets. You can pretty much get a 197 for the price of a (expensive) 182. What's your plan for the car? If it's a daily, a base 197 would be the way to go, r27 are notoriously firm, and 172/182 are anything but refined or luxurious... Also, welcome! You'll find everything you need on this forum, including the car.