This is one part of the bikini top that I’ve never taken pix of. And in… what, 5 years? I’ve never fixed it. I am ashamed. When you cut off the end off the soft top, you’re left with this jagged metal edge. There’s nothing to cover it. No caps or anything. Actually… I think […]
Here’s something I’ve not had in decades and never in a Miata – bass. Some of my past cars had stereo systems. But since buying Sharka in 2000 I’ve been in tiny speaker land. Tiny speaker land really isn’t so bad. One day I was kicking back, browsing forums, and I came across an ad […]
I just searched my own blog and discovered that I’ve not mentioned Sharka’s bikini top in roughly the past five years. July of 2011 was the last appearance. That’s almost criminal. It gets worse. I’ve not installed it since before I got the Blackbird Fabworx rollbar. I believe I last had the bikini top on […]
I’m apparently one of the last people in the world to install this. When I posted some fender brace pix on instagram, there were a lot of “How do you not have fender braces yet?!?!” comments. I’ve got them now. And for the few remaining Miata guys on the planet without them, here’s a brief […]
What’s the reverse of a coolant reroute? I’m calling it a deroute.
TheCarPassionChannel on youtube did an install video of my gauges. Check it out!
May 13th, 2016 — DIY
Far too many words and pictures about gluing some mesh into Sharka’s extractor hood vent.
Sharka gets some Garage5 Needle Caps installed in his cluster.
Part 1 of my Quick Release Shootout! This one covers the Works Bell Rapfix2 and NRG Gen3 standard thickness QR adapters.
April 9th, 2016 — Parts Review
Part 2 of my Quick Release Shootout. This one has three thin-style QR adapters.