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Old 10-02-2017, 06:59 PM
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I can't speak for anyone else, but I think it's better to have the suggestion AND the negative feedback as forum members deem appropriate than to expect OP to vet every single suggestion. It just makes more practical sense to crowdsource everything than to have one person be the arbiter and act as a choke point.
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Thanks for the information. Didn't know there was a rotary engine builder even near Arkansas.
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Thanks for the information. Didn't know there was a rotary engine builder even near Arkansas.
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Motor problems

My rx is having some problems. It smokes rrally mad when I start it and idles really rough but one it warms up and I drive it it stops and runs great. I have put two and two together and decided I have a coolant system leak (coolant in my #2 rotor) but I dont know how to tell if it is a blown water seal or a cracked housing. And if it is a water seal, is it worth replacing and how hard is it?
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This is a thread about where to find engine rebuilders not about how to rebuild an engine. Try asking your question here.
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Old 07-01-2018, 02:27 PM
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Just to breathe a little life into the thread, I thought I'd post this "Good Guy" link.

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Old 07-01-2018, 02:59 PM
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My rx is having some problems. It smokes rrally mad when I start it and idles really rough but one it warms up and I drive it it stops and runs great. I have put two and two together and decided I have a coolant system leak (coolant in my #2 rotor) but I dont know how to tell if it is a blown water seal or a cracked housing. And if it is a water seal, is it worth replacing and how hard is it?
Its kinda hard replacing water seals and can be expensive,i just now finished a rebuild and im as i message about to put engine back into car,Im alittle scared as to if it will run or not smh theres so much entailed into rebuilding a rotary ,wish me luck as i will you
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Added a Canadian rebuilder to the list.
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Old 07-28-2018, 09:31 AM
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AFAIK, MER does not rebuild engines. They will do R&R with JDM, reman, and built engines. They will also tear yours down and tell you what went wrong with it, but that's about it, engine-wise. They offer a lot of other services to rotary (and Miata) owners generally, but they do not rebuild engines onsite. Here is their rotary service page. This shop is located on premises at my home track, and I know the owner fairly well.
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AFAIK, MER does not rebuild engines. They will do R&R with JDM, reman, and built engines. They will also tear yours down and tell you what went wrong with it, but that's about it, engine-wise. They offer a lot of other services to rotary (and Miata) owners generally, but they do not rebuild engines onsite. Here is their rotary service page. This shop is located on premises at my home track, and I know the owner fairly well.
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An update to BlackHaloRacing in Phoenix AZ, I spoke with Charles about having my engine rebuilt very recently and he said that BHR doesn`t do that anymore. He recommended a local rotary re-builder Caesar Hernandez. I don`t know anything about Caesar but maybe someone else on here does. I may take a chance and have my engine rebuilt and try Caesar in lue of Charles recommendation.
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An update to BlackHaloRacing in Phoenix AZ, I spoke with Charles about having my engine rebuilt very recently and he said that BHR doesn`t do that anymore. He recommended a local rotary re-builder Caesar Hernandez. I don`t know anything about Caesar but maybe someone else on here does. I may take a chance and have my engine rebuilt and try Caesar in lue of Charles recommendation.
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Unfortunate.
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Who is best nearest to Northern CT ? I have 2011 R3 26k mile...want true rotary expert to assess / compress check / advice...
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See post #1.
All that I know of are there.
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