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Forum: 452 Roadster - Performance & Mods

A forum to discuss performance enhancements and modifications to your smart. NO advertising or product offers!

  1. custom bonnet

    Hi Am new to here I have a few friends with smart cars and looking to get a roadster for my wife, I have seen some pictures of a custom bonnet that is like the lotus, any idea where these can be sourced...

    Started by piggybax, 2nd June 2017 15:56
    bonnet, roadster
    • Replies: 5
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    24th June 2017 07:54 Go to last post
  2. Wishbone Tie Bar

    Does anyone know where I can buy a Wishbone Tie Bar please? (for Roadster) Unfortunately Smart Mods have sold out

    Started by ipsgit, 13th September 2016 20:50
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    18th September 2016 22:13 Go to last post
  3. Cool Bluewave Roadster

    Hi , New here bought myself a bluewave Roadster coupe a few months ago at first it was just a cheap little run around until I chopped it in but tbh I've got so attached to it I decided to keep it . After owning St and clio 197 I thought this was a real step down , yes in power but not in fun...

    Started by Potter.1974, 23rd February 2016 00:37
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    27th February 2016 15:23 Go to last post
  4. Subwoofers and 'Power Drain'

    Yes, i'm posting another topic, sorry about that! :D Basically i am planning on putting some subwoofers into the Roadster now, but bit concerned about draining too much power 'when the bass kicks in', im sure i read that it can put it into limp mode or something? Really i don't want to...

    Started by Danohosko, 20th July 2015 17:51
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    21st July 2015 19:41 Go to last post
  5. eBay exhausts....

    Hi all, this is my first post to the forum having recently bought a roadster. Is this exhaust worth a try or will it end up being a pile of crapulation? I like that it is twin and on the far sides rather than twin in the middle... ...

    Started by Danohosko, 18th July 2015 12:54
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    • Replies: 11
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    20th July 2015 09:37 Go to last post
  6. Mpg after remap? Roadsters

    Hi guys, People here who have had remaps, what sort of mpg do you get afterwards? Supposedly the combined mpg of the Roadster is around 50mpg... The main reason i bought the car is fun fuel economy (Having a Nissan 350Z before this), i would like to get her remapped, but i don't really...

    Started by Danohosko, 19th July 2015 10:43
    • Replies: 6
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    20th July 2015 06:02 Go to last post
  7. Tyres - grip not endurance

    I'm looking for something better than the T1-S like the R888 or AO48-R or R1R. Most tyres aren't available in 185/55 15 :( So what's the closest rolling radius that won't upset the ESP or SAM on the road? I don't want the flashing idiot light ;) R1R looks like the best wet/dry alternative of...

    Started by smartwombat, 4th August 2012 17:43
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    toyo tyre size roadster
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    6th November 2014 18:28 Go to last post
  8. Hard tops

    Talk to me, Still not purchased....just want some info on hardtop options. I'm thinking that there was two factory options, carbon matt look and gloss.? Looks like some coupes came with them and the light model. What about after market custom fabbed ones? Does anyone out there do a permanent roof...

    Started by Bronco, 4th July 2014 19:52
    • Replies: 1
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    5th July 2014 08:18 Go to last post
  9. Question Help with rims wheels tyres

    Hi all. I'm new at this forum (from Sweden) and I need help before I buy new rims. But I can't find any in Sweden that I need spacers. My question is do following combination fits my Smart Roadster 452 61bhp from 2003? Front: 20mm spacers (with 3 to 5 bult) + 16*7 inch 35ET tyres...

    Started by Powerkillen, 1st June 2014 21:35
    rims wheels gyres 452
    • Replies: 2
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    2nd June 2014 18:29 Go to last post

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