November 17, 2017 10:37 am - Published by

So the day after JAE myself and the other half started to strip the Silver MX5. The MOT (annual inspection for those overseas) had an advisory of the passenger wing/fender due to corrosion. Managed to source a replacement along with another front bumper for a very good price. (original bumper had severe paint cracking,so it made sense to change that too)

The bottom didn’t look great…

Gave the inner wing and bumper fixing areas a coating of underseal before refitting

All back together along with an import plate surround and some 6mm front and 10mm rear spacers.

We also picked up a twin exhaust and silenced de-cat. The initial plan was to cut the existing bumper and eventually fit an R-Package rear lip. Then this Auto Joy/VIS Racing fibreglass bumper came up for sale locally so went with that instead

Found out the rear lights were siliconed in,which resulted in 2 snapped studs on the driver side light,luckily I had a spare pair of lights. Also swapped the broken number plate panel for my painted carbon fibre one i had on the other MX5

So yeah…. we’ve done more to the daily MX in the last 2 weeks than we have all year lol

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