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by Colorado_Jon
Thu Dec 10, 2015 1:41 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Port or header?
Replies: 23
Views: 17948

Re: Port or header?

Choochoochoo, I'm headed to a few reputable machine shops either this week or next week to see the cost on porting the manifold here in town, I'll let you know the results I find. I'm also going to inquire on gutting and polishing the intake as well, so I'll let you know who charges what. May be che...
by Colorado_Jon
Mon Dec 07, 2015 1:18 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: What I love about Merkurs and their community.
Replies: 7
Views: 4659

What I love about Merkurs and their community.

I just thought I'd pop on here, and bring up a few points about the Merkur community. So, being an avid car enthusiast, the most annoying thing you hear when you ask a car guy about their car, whats done to it, and such. The most notable response is "It's stage 2." Now granted the merkur c...
by Colorado_Jon
Sat Dec 05, 2015 2:51 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Wanted to stop in and say hello!
Replies: 18
Views: 10889

Re: Wanted to stop in and say hello!

Well that's good to know, though I haven't met any others in the area yet in several years, but it's not a common car either. I saw a really clean and well maintained one a few years back at a doctors clinic, but the owner didn't really like to talk about it. :P Anywho, as an update to the car, yest...
by Colorado_Jon
Sat Dec 05, 2015 2:33 am
Forum: Regional - Mid-West
Topic: Denver area XR's?
Replies: 33
Views: 152905

Re: Denver area XR's?

I also am in the Denver(-ish) area, I'm in Colorado Springs and would love to meet a few new Merk owners, I haven't met too many, and none in several years.
by Colorado_Jon
Fri Dec 04, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Wanted to stop in and say hello!
Replies: 18
Views: 10889

Re: Wanted to stop in and say hello!

I'm in Colorado Springs, though good to know there are a few Merkur owners in the area.
by Colorado_Jon
Mon Nov 30, 2015 2:46 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Wanted to stop in and say hello!
Replies: 18
Views: 10889

Wanted to stop in and say hello!

So, I just bought my second Merkur, and decided I'd join the club for support. The first one was a fun one, but it had a premature death by fire. After many hours wasted trying to rebuild it and rewire it, I gave up and scrapped it. RIP. Many years following, I got tired of feeling incomplete, so I ...