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Mar 17, 5:35pm - #419566 
Brothers Burnt rx7

So basically my brother has/had a 93' Rx7 Touring. He was on a rebuild, he got a new engine and rebuilt it and assembled it. He had it running for about 2 months then had a few problems with it. Then one day when he was working on it at our dads shop a flame started from the front and went out the exhaust. He saved most of engine parts. But 1 of the turbos got pretty wet and the wastegate didnt get touched at all. Here are some of the pictures. Also at this moment he planning to buy a black 93' Rx7 single t78 turbo. It was dyno'd at 420 horses at 15 psi. Here is the pic of it before.

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"I hit him with the buttons and shit too , his hat went flying up in the air , and the feather was floating in the air from side to side , like Super Mario 3 "
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Mar 17, 5:36pm - #419567 
Side and rear

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"I hit him with the buttons and shit too , his hat went flying up in the air , and the feather was floating in the air from side to side , like Super Mario 3 "
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Mar 17, 5:37pm - #419568 
2

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"I hit him with the buttons and shit too , his hat went flying up in the air , and the feather was floating in the air from side to side , like Super Mario 3 "
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Mar 17, 5:38pm - #419569 
3

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"I hit him with the buttons and shit too , his hat went flying up in the air , and the feather was floating in the air from side to side , like Super Mario 3 "
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Mar 17, 5:39pm - #419570 
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"I hit him with the buttons and shit too , his hat went flying up in the air , and the feather was floating in the air from side to side , like Super Mario 3 "
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Mar 17, 5:39pm - #419571 
wow thats crazy. some of it looks salvagable. but then again I haven't seen all of it. do you know what started the fire?


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Mar 17, 5:40pm - #419572 
Oooh, ouch, that sucks. Expecially to such a nice car.


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Mar 17, 5:40pm - #419573 
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"I hit him with the buttons and shit too , his hat went flying up in the air , and the feather was floating in the air from side to side , like Super Mario 3 "
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Mar 17, 5:42pm - #419574 
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Mar 17, 5:45pm - #419575 
That thing is cooked eek

I want an rx7 cry

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Mar 17, 5:45pm - #419576 
thats all, but there was no real idea of why it started on fire except there were some leak problems but the car itself wasn't on. So it was sort of a freak thing but he got a good settlement and got about 3 times of what he paid for it. Which is nice now hes working on buy his new one. Yeah but at the time that when he didnt think he would get much for it from insurance he was prolly the madest ive ever seen him. But I guess it paid off.


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Mar 17, 5:47pm - #419577 
damn that sucks!

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Mar 17, 5:56pm - #419578 
Oh man that sucks. It hurts to look at those pics.


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Mar 17, 6:14pm - #419579 
damn thats a bitch.

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Mar 17, 6:17pm - #419580 
that suck!


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Mar 17, 6:36pm - #419581 
what a beautiful car. glad to know he's getting another one, lucky guy! thumbsup


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Mar 17, 7:23pm - #419582 
oh wow. poor fd. cry

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Mar 17, 7:32pm - #419583 
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Mar 17, 8:05pm - #419584 
thats sux man. ive seen that happening to a rolls royce in our shop

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Mar 17, 9:01pm - #419585 
damn, that sucks man

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Mar 17, 9:09pm - #419586 
thats sucks bro

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Mar 17, 9:21pm - #419587 
Oh man...that poor thing.


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Mar 17, 9:50pm - #419588 
wat he planing to do with it now?


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Mar 17, 10:47pm - #419589 
yo that sucks because it's such a sexy car

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Mar 17, 11:49pm - #419590 
wow, tahts crazy

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Mar 18, 1:02am - #419591 
Thats rough dude, on such a nice car too...

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Mar 18, 1:08am - #419592 
it does hurt to look at those pics. frown

can we have a small moment of silence... frown

that truely sucks, but on the bright side at least he's gonna get another one thumbsup

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Mar 18, 1:29am - #419593 
atleast he got more from the insurance... damn! bro hand me that match grin

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Mar 18, 7:59am - #419594 
dam thats ugly, after what happened, dam i be pissed off after all that money i put into it. cry


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Mar 18, 9:37am - #419595 
That sucks frown I bet that thing was fast. What is he planning to do with it???


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Mar 18, 11:19am - #419596 
He was thinking of buying it back but the insurance was asking a high price so hes planning on partin it out


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