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Jing
14-02-07, 07:56 PM
Have had it for alittle while now and it is always a pleasure to drive. Coilovers are a tad too stiff though :s

Engine ::


Splitfire Ignition Leads
Cai
Exedy HD clutch
Jun flywheel


Bodywork ::


Aspect FRP wider front fenders
Super-S Front bar
Super-S Rear bar
Series 2 front grille
JDM clear fogs
TDM *taiwanese* OEM LED tail-lights
Front single wiper conversion/Rear wiper deleted


Suspension ::


RG JTC N1 Coilover
Whiteline Heavy Duty Front Swaybar,
Whiteline Adjustable Rear Swaybar
Whiteline Castor/Anti-Lift Kit
Whiteline Camber Bolt Kit
Whiteline Adjustable Panhard Rod
Whiteline Alloy Lower Control Arm Brace
Whiteline Shorter Bump Stop Kit
Whiteline Adjustable Rear Trailing Arm


Wheels/brakes ::


Wedsport 14X6.5"/20mm
Advan A048 Semis
DBA Slotted rotors
EBC Green stuff front pads


Others ::


Oydessy PC-680
Billet short shifter kit
Nardi 360 leather steering wheel
Carfit bosskit
Quick release
APX titanium shift knob
APX black wheel nuts
Recaro spg replica
PRtechnology Towhook
Custom CF Kevlar blanking plate
Official March Cup windscreen sticker
Defi VSD Concept


Parts bin *stuff i have not had time to install yet* ::


Tomei poncams
Nismo pedals



http://members.optusnet.com.au/jingli1/K11/medium/0040.jpg
http://members.optusnet.com.au/jingli1/K11/medium/0033.jpg
http://members.optusnet.com.au/jingli1/K11/medium/0020.jpg
http://members.optusnet.com.au/jingli1/K11/medium/0019.jpg
http://www.micra.com.au/images/community/forums/22844.jpg
http://www.micra.com.au/images/community/forums/22849.jpg
http://www.micra.com.au/images/community/forums/22850.jpg

wilch
14-02-07, 08:12 PM
omg, wasn't that the one that was for sale a while back?

did you buy it? I was thinking of buying that car.

There are pics in the micra thread that Justin started.

wilch
14-02-07, 08:13 PM
Very nice car btw. :)

:thumbsup:

Jing
14-02-07, 08:17 PM
Yup that is the same one. Some of the extra mods was purchased through the original owner. I just had to do alittle bit of tidying up :)

fueltank
14-02-07, 08:30 PM
nice car jing...

.::F[L]Y::.
14-02-07, 08:56 PM
what a beast.

IcemaN
14-02-07, 09:00 PM
thats so hawttttt!!!

Daniel - SoAsianDVD
14-02-07, 09:41 PM
nice one jing

fatboyz39
14-02-07, 09:43 PM
Damn thats nice. Looks rdy for the track yo.

That'll give my Swift a go hehehehe

Jing
14-02-07, 09:51 PM
No way mate No way................. LOL

If i can even manage a 118 i will be super super duper duper hipo hipo happy.

wilch
14-02-07, 10:34 PM
Yup that is the same one. Some of the extra mods was purchased through the original owner. I just had to do alittle bit of tidying up :)

So nice.

If it was still for sale right now I think I would've bought it. Would've made a great daily.

Deviliss
14-02-07, 10:57 PM
super hot car you got there mate :)

EGG80X
14-02-07, 11:06 PM
that is kick ass Jing

is it a super S?

Justin Fox
15-02-07, 12:43 AM
Does "super S" stand for "super Small?" :P :)

Awesome Jingers. I used to want one when they first came out and I wanted to buy one to mod it despite much disapproval from friends!

I say everyone has to try a Kei car!!!

Jing
15-02-07, 12:50 AM
Wilch :: you would have to make scrafices though. No aircon, No power steer, and its shit stiff.

I do have the aircon system here but im hoping winter will come along quickly so i wont ruin my power-weight ratio. Its already so paltry.

Kelv :: its actually an lx which is the lightest of the range and does not come with sunroof. The front bar and rear bar oem super s front bars.

ap
15-02-07, 01:53 AM
Damn so nice!

:D

wilch
15-02-07, 08:55 AM
Wilch :: you would have to make scrafices though. No aircon, No power steer, and its shit stiff.

I don't mind the no aircon so much :). No power steering isn't an issue either, and I'm use to stiff :)...

All this and I live 5mins drive from work :D. Perfecto... hehe, wanna sell?


***EDIT: Why did I say, "I live 5 mins drive from work" instead of "I work 5mins drive from home"...Hmmm, not good. I need a holiday.

van
15-02-07, 08:57 AM
This is a surprisingly good lookin' car with those wheels, nice man!

Gorilla
15-02-07, 09:28 AM
wow! Love it, seen it at the CC EC Day

Omawari_San
15-02-07, 10:01 AM
Looks like it is alot of fun driving it!
Nice! Good taste.

Sp33dY
15-02-07, 11:06 AM
JING .. YOU BOUGHT 2's old car!! I HATE YOu!!! *extremely jealous*

I'll buy it off you for what u paid ...... :P




Does "super S" stand for "super Small?" :P :)
As im sure you're aware, the MIcra is compared to a Mini in a lot of ways ... similar dimensions, similar shape, but a hell of a lot more cooler in my opinion ....... the Super-S name was a marketing strategy which was a direct copy of the Mini Cooper-S name.



I say everyone has to try a Kei car!!!
The Micra is NOT a Kei Car by any means!

Frogger
15-02-07, 12:16 PM
Looks hardcore Jing.

A'PEXi
15-02-07, 12:29 PM
nice, how much was it? lol :D

VTECMACHINE
15-02-07, 12:31 PM
WTF!!! AWSOME!!!... it's sooo... cute!

Jing
15-02-07, 12:55 PM
nice, how much was it? lol :D

purchased the car for $5200 and spent $1000+abit more on the rest of the fly, cams, clutch.

Out of my own pocket i have spent around $600 ish?

Mike.V?!
15-02-07, 01:07 PM
Hahaha! Micra powaa! I love it, Jing.

black200
15-02-07, 02:04 PM
awsome car jing, i really like it

I think you should look at a deep corn nardi, that would solve your problems with the indicator stalks ;)

Jing
15-02-07, 02:12 PM
The problem is solved already with the quick release :mrgreen:

Jing
15-02-07, 02:15 PM
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/gaugeclustermockup.jpg

A rough mockup of how i want my gauge cluster setup to be :)

Sp33dY
15-02-07, 09:07 PM
Shouldnt be too hard to do ? Get an autometer monster tacho instead :P GHegege

U will want a Speedo too ? :P

Justin Fox
15-02-07, 09:12 PM
You mod hard Jingers!!!

felixR
15-02-07, 09:13 PM
You mod hard Jingers!!!
he sure does!

nice work jing :)

Jing
16-02-07, 12:40 AM
Shouldnt be too hard to do ? Get an autometer monster tacho instead :P GHegege

U will want a Speedo too ? :P

i have a Blitz power id lying around to tell me the speed :)

http://onlinetuning.ru/images/15096_360.jpg

GIX88
16-02-07, 01:33 AM
yea saw this at CC EC day, looked nuts, awsome looking car.

well done.

Jing
16-02-07, 01:53 AM
Today i got a new APx Titanium shift knob and some APx black lightweight wheel nuts. Pictures soon. The APx rounded shift knob is so much better then the thin knob that used to always dig into my palm shifting :(

Hens
16-02-07, 01:58 AM
i like
sounds like you got a deal for 5200$

should be an easy 1:18 at Wakefield with Ebc greenstuff all the suspension goodies along with coilovers.
look forward to seeing it at next trackday

fueltank
16-02-07, 02:34 PM
You know we're going to have to start a micra cup now right Jing? ;)

Jing
17-02-07, 05:52 PM
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/Apc.jpg

New Apx gearknob, and u can also spot the quick release

Buddy
17-02-07, 07:15 PM
time for 2 brides

Jing
17-02-07, 07:59 PM
i have a bucket seat coming already, however i am not too enthused about getting another one for the passenger. Will see how it turns out.

eve.R
17-02-07, 09:01 PM
definitely looks the goods dropped on the weds. especially the pumped front guards. how does it go, looks zippy.

wi11iam
19-02-07, 08:01 PM
hahaha leave the passenger seat just the driver :)

Jing
22-02-07, 11:46 PM
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/Towhook.jpg

Towhook

Jing
23-02-07, 12:04 AM
definitely looks the goods dropped on the weds. especially the pumped front guards. how does it go, looks zippy.


Its quite raw interms of driving feel. It feels possibly alot faster then it really is but yes it does feel fun. Not the most comfy car to drive anywhere though.

doofus
23-02-07, 12:07 AM
niceeee!!!

was thinking the other day, wonder how jings car looks like!

aheahea

hotness man

Jing
25-02-07, 06:53 PM
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/Towhook4.jpg

brighter pic

van
25-02-07, 06:54 PM
That's a nice finish!

mrkrooz
25-02-07, 07:51 PM
damn thats clean very tidy ride..

A'PEXi
25-02-07, 08:11 PM
where did you get the cf to make the backing plate if you dont mind me asking? a friend is interested in doing something similar.

.::F[L]Y::.
25-02-07, 09:05 PM
nice work jing!

hmm thats what i needed on my swift. a tow hook

Jing
26-02-07, 12:19 AM
where did you get the cf to make the backing plate if you dont mind me asking? a friend is interested in doing something similar.

The original purchased the CF panel in a square panel. From where he did not tell me. We just cut it using an airsaw and fit it to the back of the center console.

I am absolutely sure that bodyform sells square CF, and also i had a squidge at the 5zigen catlogue and they sell some too it seems :!:

fueltank
28-02-07, 03:21 PM
I can get CF panels.

J
28-02-07, 03:32 PM
i like the euro plates haha, well suit the jap style of the car

btw car looks really cool, i like micras, but i dont have enough money to mod one hard..

A'PEXi
28-02-07, 03:58 PM
cool. will let my mate know and tell him to get in contact with you guys if he is interested.

Justin Fox
28-02-07, 04:57 PM
I want CF panels pm me prices incl. delivery!

Sp33dY
28-02-07, 05:19 PM
Any idea exactly what colour the car has been sprayed in?

Jing
01-03-07, 02:50 AM
it is actually a very common color. The old rounded commos had it on their whole range. Differnece is they come out buffered and clear coated and hence not a matt finish.

The color is holden tungsten pearl?

Sp33dY
01-03-07, 09:17 AM
The color is holden tungsten pearl?

Thought it was that colour from the VT's, just wanted to check ... its amazing how the shape of a car, and the finish on the paint , can change the colour so dramatically, and change a boring colour to such a hot looking shade!

ClioF1
01-03-07, 12:23 PM
i like the euro plates haha, well suit the jap style of the car


The biggest market for Micras was actually the UK, they sold a heap of them there so the Euro plates go well with Micras for a reason :)

Very nice car though, I love small cars that handle good.

Jing
01-03-07, 12:32 PM
our micras are actually euro made indicators are all in euro format, i think previous owner purchased the euro plates to fill the plate area on the bumper. It worked though.

Sp33dY
01-03-07, 12:37 PM
The biggest market for Micras was actually the UK, they sold a heap of them there so the Euro plates go well with Micras for a reason :)

Super S bumpers came with extra-wide space for Uk plates as standard ;)

Nissan has a large factory in the uk ... All the old K11s, and the new K12 micras coming to Australia are gonna be made there.


EDIT -> Jing beat me to it :P

ClioF1
01-03-07, 12:42 PM
Yep, the new Micra shares the platform with the new Clio as well. I've heard rumours through sources in France and Belgium that theres going to be an awd turbo Clio. I wonder if Nissan would have the balls to do a Micra like that :)

Jing
01-03-07, 12:43 PM
just another picture.
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/Towhook3.jpg

Sp33dY
01-03-07, 12:49 PM
Filler Panel/Grill needs a nissan badge, or should be filled in, smoothed over, and resprayed. That'd look hot :)

Justin Fox
01-03-07, 12:51 PM
Could very well be the hottest Micra in the whole of Australia.

chavo
01-03-07, 03:02 PM
Im willing to say it is justin. Looks so cute but also very tough. i love it.

Frogger
02-03-07, 12:44 PM
That paintjob looks great!

Jing
02-03-07, 01:24 PM
the paintjob is actually pretty shocking!

Thanks for the comments guys. Have a few more mods coming soon and will post when i have pics

Jing
04-03-07, 04:55 PM
Spent all morning finding the right equipment and finally found it.

A bit of fiddling around with it and soon this is the result. The verdict? Although most peoples opnions are that its more of a cheap mod that does nothing. In principle when i think about it it SHOULD work.

Prior to this, the hole in the airbox just sucked air in from the engine. Now it has a direct cold air intake. The test drive in todays weather (35degrees) says that its slightly better. Who knows hey? Just something cheap and something i can do over the weekend.

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/enginelayout.jpg

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/ductentrance.jpg

wilch
04-03-07, 05:25 PM
Stop it already and sell me the car!

:D

Dave R
04-03-07, 05:32 PM
I hope you have a filter in there somewere so u dont suck anything in to the engine

bony
04-03-07, 05:35 PM
wow

Jing
04-03-07, 05:36 PM
I hope you have a filter in there somewere so u dont suck anything in to the engine


LOL

of course the ducting leads to the airbox

Dave R
04-03-07, 06:06 PM
lol, my bad... i must of misred what u said before :S

Jing
05-03-07, 10:42 PM
Just got this. March cup window shield sticker

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/windshieldsticker.jpg

like so when installed.

http://carview-img3.bmcdn.jp/carlife/images/usercar/77078/p1.jpg

wi11iam
05-03-07, 10:47 PM
thats a good sticker :)

want my i "love" jdm sticker for your micra hahah

if not ill put it on ed's haha

chavo
05-03-07, 10:56 PM
That white micra you posted is teh p0rn.

Jing
05-03-07, 11:13 PM
sure is mate 180ps engine out of a 1.3L. Laps tsukuba around 1.06 To put that in perspective. That is faster then some modified evos on tsukuba

ATMOSR
06-03-07, 03:37 PM
Very noice ride buddy!

Very tuff! I've always had a soft spot for the k11's.

fueltank
08-03-07, 02:52 PM
if anyone wants a micra there's one going at a reasonable price
http://www.autotrader.com.au/iteminfo/adnumber_Y17501041-31_kw_micra_loc_locRZSQregtAVSCdistRZSQAVSCstateRZ SQ9AVSCregRZSQ_off_7_sect_Automotive_show_psaRZSQT rue_sort_otRZSQ1BJDZfdRZSQSearchDisplayPriorityInd AVSCotRZSQ1BJDZfdRZSQFirstPublished_sqt_0_srchby_m mbsRZSQMake_stpg_1_subs_Used+Cars_

it's not mine....

Hens
10-03-07, 04:11 AM
gangster flares
do it!!!!!!!!!!!

doofus
10-03-07, 12:40 PM
damn it, looks so cute but at the same time.. crazy!
love it love it love it!!

Jing
10-03-07, 08:21 PM
Seats installed, excuse the dirtiness, car has been washed in 3 weeks :shy: Oh yeah also single wiper now

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/bucketseat.jpg

felixR
10-03-07, 08:34 PM
interior pics please :)

Jing
10-03-07, 11:41 PM
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/Interior.jpg

wi11iam
11-03-07, 12:31 AM
ooo nice seat jing :)

GIX88
11-03-07, 12:43 AM
everytime i c this post makes me want to buy 1!!!

just noticed no tacho, gonna install one jing?

infact wanna sell d car?

Jing
11-03-07, 02:10 AM
installing a temp tacho hopefully within these few days. Im not quite ready to let go of the car :)

Just another picture

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/sunsetcarwash.jpg

Disclaimer :: i did not hose down the car with that hose.....

Deviliss
11-03-07, 03:12 PM
nice pics mate, the car is looking great!!

wilch
11-03-07, 03:54 PM
Love it.

Really, love it.

Sp33dY
11-03-07, 05:37 PM
That place seems like a very popular photo spot :P

As always Jing, lovin it!

4agte
11-03-07, 06:13 PM
what model seat you got in there???

Justin Fox
11-03-07, 06:35 PM
Getting into the camera hey Jingers? Good one! The seat looks a lot better than stock that's for sure! I'm sure it feels better too.

Jing
11-03-07, 09:46 PM
the quality is absolutely shit house hey? Not too comfy too. But for $169 what do you expect? The universal rails that came with it is just retarded, they give you lower holes but wtf? it rubs the rails when u try to lower it. RETARDED..........

It does however provide excellent hold and propel it that much closer to a pseudo sport hatch

I don't have enough love to pop $1300 + for a seat atm we will see after track day if it deserves something better or if i should just give up LOL.

The seat is just a generic brand, there is no brand on it.

wi11iam
11-03-07, 11:32 PM
jing we need to meet up to get your secret mirca mod :)

Hens
12-03-07, 04:29 PM
whats the expected laptime on wakefield in one such as yours Jing?

Jing
12-03-07, 04:36 PM
i think a VERY good driver should be able to do a 1.18, i have seen lesser modified cars do that time.

Having said that driver is the issue, we will find out on wed.

Hens
12-03-07, 05:40 PM
let us know how it goes.

fueltank
13-03-07, 12:31 AM
Tacho is in jings car now :D

Jing
13-03-07, 01:55 AM
thanks for the install mr ed

Hens
13-03-07, 02:34 AM
you'll appreciate any bucket seat on the track.
my stock seats suck.
half the time your worrying about stopping the backside from sliding.

where you get the seat from.
is it just a justjap seat or something?

Jing
13-03-07, 09:46 AM
www.soldsmart.com.au is the place i got my seat from. I wouldn't advise dealing with them ever again. No contact address in australia, No phone number in australia really just a pot shot in the dark.

Jing
13-03-07, 09:23 PM
Just got my clutch and fly wheel in.

The stock fly wheel are around the 11-12kg mark exchanged with the jun 4kg fly wheel and OMFG what a difference.......

GIX88
13-03-07, 09:25 PM
hey jing, who does all d work on ur car?

Jing
13-03-07, 10:21 PM
Is motor racing

Jing
15-03-07, 12:42 AM
All pictures thanks to thanh

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/track4.jpg

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/track2.jpg

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/track.jpg

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/track3.jpg

GIX88
15-03-07, 12:52 AM
lap time?

MrThanh
15-03-07, 12:52 AM
AN45 YQ!!!!

hehehe

Jing
15-03-07, 01:03 AM
lap time?

1.20.40

I tried ultra hard to get it under 1.20 that would have made me super happy but alas it wasn't the day.

more practice me reckons.....

Frogger
15-03-07, 10:10 AM
Whoa... the micra doesn't look too small on its own but its TINY alongside the other small cars.

Nice work Jing!

Justin Fox
15-03-07, 12:20 PM
AN45 YQ!!!!

hehehe

lol.

[ekkY]
15-03-07, 12:43 PM
this micra is hardcore !!!

Sp33dY
15-03-07, 12:46 PM
LOVE the racetape :)

Deviliss
15-03-07, 06:21 PM
nice pic there mate, car is looking mean!!

ntensity
16-03-07, 02:42 PM
All it needs now is some power like this one here.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XKETJV3oQ0

12 sec micra :)

Jing
24-03-07, 09:27 PM
I installed a Defi vsd today as a remedy to my tacho. Or rather my unreadable tacho.

Previously the autometer tacho i had installed was not really up to scratch and hence driving on track had to be guess work on where my shift points are. Hopefully with the VSD i wont have this problem anymore. I used to think the VSD is ricey however under track conditions it could become an absolute life saver.

However it seems to be installed wrong atm as it is displaying RPM as km/h. LOL. When you press on the throttle the km/h flies up.

Also borrowed Zi's aims laptimer *thanks for that jdmyard!*

just working on the car in this pic, trying to iron out a few things
http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/K11/Prepwork.jpg

namster
25-03-07, 12:28 PM
can u see the defi vsd in daylight track conditions?

StanTheMan
25-03-07, 12:36 PM
thats one serious shopping trolly.....and you got a 1:20...... thats nothing to be ashamed of. Fully hectic without all the rice. Very nicely finished


Love yer Verk. :mrgreen: :cool:

Justin Fox
25-03-07, 06:09 PM
I walked past an old Nissan maxima today, had a built in Defi style heads up display. Forgot about that! :)

Jing
25-03-07, 07:12 PM
Phew, finally finished the VSD. I think it should be of use on the track in broad daylight as the shift lights are bloody bright.

Jing
02-06-07, 04:31 PM
decided not to sell it, just couldnt after i saw it and drove it more again........

I should have some interesting concept for this car stay tuned :D

van
02-06-07, 04:43 PM
I think you should put racing stripes on it, and hang a big oil cooler out the front.

And get Watanabes, you tit! :)

Babalouie
02-06-07, 04:47 PM
I think you should put racing stripes on it, and hang a big oil cooler out the front.

And get Watanabes, you tit! :)

Gee...that's an awesome idea....whoever thought of it must be an absolute legend :D

Hens
02-06-07, 04:48 PM
yay!
so we're gonna see more track action with this eh?

Jing
02-06-07, 04:53 PM
great in the space of two posts you guys spoilt the surprise.

Babs :: mattblack apparently ISNT expensive. Its actually very cheap

ICED :: yes mate definitly. Best time now is at 1.19.4 set by narada. I will be trying to work myself to reach what he has set.

Jing
05-06-07, 01:37 PM
LOLOLOLOL

http://i172.photobucket.com/albums/w1/JDC5R/micrarace.jpg

Babalouie
05-06-07, 01:39 PM
That's so cool, Jing, it's a great wonder how you managed to organise a paint job and new wheels at such short notice :D

Jing
05-06-07, 01:45 PM
efficiency is the name of the game

Gorilla
05-06-07, 02:25 PM
That seat isnt adr compliant huh?

Jing
05-06-07, 02:27 PM
i heavily heavily doubt it. I doubt the seat is anywhere compliant

Gorilla
05-06-07, 02:39 PM
ive seen em on ebay and they look the goods, just wonder if they are structually ok?

Jing
05-06-07, 03:06 PM
they feel quite stiff if thats what you are refering to