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Old 04-02-2017, 09:42 AM
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Hi all ,

just thought id start a build thread on my little s2000 . Don't expect anything crazy or something that's not been done before !

A little bit about about me and my family . I'm 35 and been happily with my wife since we were 16!! ( married 12 years ) we have Theo who is now 5 and Sonny who is 8 months . ...... so as you can imagine I'm pretty much tired most of the time !! I'm a tree surgeon and my wife is a garden designer.

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Cars have been my passion from the day I started driving . Always liked to tinker with them and usually spend way to much time and money on them .

A few cars ive had

polo g40
pug gti-6 x2
pug 306 ralley
fiat 20vt coupe
s2000 - about 10 years ago - wish I kept it !!
172 cup
r26 megan
350z x2
e92 m3

plus a few more i cant remember !

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I do regret selling the 350z as I had put a lot of love and money into it !

But i got fed up with the tinkering it needed all the time due to the vast mods!

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anyway bought this little s2k around 3 months ago .

25k on it , full Honda service history , 4 owners . Wasn't the colour I was after but soon realised that finding a good s2000 was hard !! So was really happy to find this one !

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First thing I done was get it to Tim at envy Valeting to get it paint corrected and ceramic coated . The hard top was also done . It came up lovely

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Next was strip back the arches and see if there was any rust to deal with !! Luckily there was very little, so just treated it all with bilt hammer , hammerite then Underseal .
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Next up was getting the wheels refurbished. Went with a metallic grey and diamond cut face . Very happy with them but not sure how the diamond cut will fair over time .
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