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December 30th

V8 Conversion to HD Premier in SA, what are the challenges?

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Monaro 2 Door Rear Screen

Hi,

We are looking at selling a Monaro 2 Door Rear Screen, which is in good condition (only 1 little scratch). Could anyone please give me a rough estimate of how much it is worth? Have tried to look everywhere for a price, but can't come up with anything. Anyone's help would be much appreciated. Can email me at cobiepc@hotmail.com, as 1st time on this site.

Cheers
Cobie

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COMPRESSERS

HI I GOT A 150L COMPRESSER BUT THE MOTOR IS NO GOOD I GOT A QUOTE ON A NEW PETROL 13HP HONDA BUT THEY WANT 1200 WAY 2 MUCH I WANT 2 MAKE IT SINGLE PHASE .CAN A 3HP ELECTRIC MOTOR WORK THIS TANK.CAN SUM 1 GIVE MA A CHEAP IDEA.

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HD

For those who remember me I'm sorry I haven't posted for a while. Been busy with work over xmas doing about 65 hours per week driving trucks.
If you have seen the pics of my ute you may remember r=that it was painted and put back together. Well I was unhappy with it, so I have pulled it apart again, and doing everything 120%.

Anyways..

This is just a big thank you to my cousin Reg, who took the time to seam weld and fill every join and hole in the body.

Anyhoo back to work I spose

Pics up soon

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Paint and trim colours

G'day guys,
What interior and paint colour should I be looking at. If my new HT says;
Trim 1165-14A.
Paint 585-4706.
Cheers.

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adapter plate

Hi i know you can get an adapter plate to fit a turbo 350 trans to a 308 trimatic pattern block.

But what about a trimatic trans to a turbo patern block,is there an adapter for that or does the block have to be re drilled.

What do you think would be the cheapest way out,and is the trimatic trans the same length as a turbo trans,or will the tailshaft have to be changed.

Thanks.............

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To stripe or not to stripe, that is the question

Hi everyone,

I've been lurking for some time and all the info here has been invaluable.

My HQ 350 is almost finished, scheduled to be painted next week. I've already decided on Silver over black as the colour. My spray painter sugested however that I add black racing stripes ala the VE SS option. At first I questioned his sanity, but over the last few weeks the idea has grown on me. So now I'm torn between the two, either would look good, what does everyone think, I really need help to push me either way. Would it look good or be too much?

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Time to start work

Well I cracked into it today, The list of bits needed is growing by the minute.

does any one have a diagramme of how the micro switches are set up on a B&M Megga shifter?? For neutral start and reverse lights.

Need a window wiper switch!
Bonnet release cable!
Heatre cables.
Sun Visors.
Fuel guage...Possibly
Window winders and door openers.
Rear seat belts.
Some engine bay wiring, Heater and wipers.
Rear bump stops.

Love to find a HQ wreck that I could give a good once over.

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Salsbury into HG

Gooday,
I need some help, I have searched old posts and holdenpidia and can not find what im after. I'm looking at swapping my banjo for a saulsbury diff, I can not seem to find if there is a width difference between the the HQ and HG diffs and if there is a difference is it a major cost to get one chopped down? or is there a better option? (not 9" as it would b 2 big.)

thanks

Lee

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December 29th

VE GTS 2 Door Monaro

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What do you's think of this?

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what do use recon this things worth

what would use pay for this? its been sittin on blocks since 92. the motor is not the origional. an older block has owned it for fifty years. there didnt seem to be much rust in the panels.

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VL 88' SEDAN FOR WRECKING

Hi all. I have my sons 1988 VL COMMODORE for sale or wrecking. It has a 3.3 litre motor, 5 speed gearbox (Hoping to sell together) It is maroon in color, with lite blue trim. The car is in BALLARAT.. any enquiries welcome..
Email Jen on jgt5@iprimus.com.au can email photo's...

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crewman bull bars

HI THERE I HAVE JUST BOUGHT A NEW HOLDEN CREWMAN AND WANT TO GET A 5 BAR BULL BAR PUT ON CAN ANYONE SUGGEST THE BEST PLACE TO BUY AND HAVE ONE FITTED IM IN TAREE AREA

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lowering job

hi all
put in my new shocks/springs today looks awsome . i was a bit worried about the rears being too low but it turned out spot on.
only dramas i had was that my spring compressors were to long for the front , nothin the drop saw couldnt fix .

http://gallery.oldho...

Paul

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VP wagon questions

Ok, I'm picking up a VP wagon really cheap from a friend. At this stage I think the only thing wrong with it is a minor dent in the tailgate and rear bumper (backed into pole). Doesn't affect the tailgate operation at all, just asthetic.

Now I believe that VN, VP, VR and VS tailgates are the same and should just bolt on, but what about the bumper? Anyone answer this?

I'm still tossing up whether it's worth while to replace or repair of just leave it as is. Anyone got an idea what wreckers are asking for these items in SE QLD?

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EK with HR front disc, need hubs

Hi, I have a EK that I am currently doing up. I have a HR front on it and I want to run discs.

I have a booster, HR calipers, HR stub axels and discs. But what I need is some hubs to suit, or anything else that may be needed.

Does anyone have any they are interested in selling?

Thanks

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shifter for muncie

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Rough Price & Cost for Worked 308

I can buy a VB commodore that has a worked 308 with the below modifications... im looking at getting the car for the engine as the rest of the car isnt that great. the below has been done and im just wondering what people think that kind of work would cost to get done roughly and how much would you pay for that engine.

- Yellow Terra Heads
- Over sized Valves
- Stage 3 Brock Cam
- Elder Brock 4 Barrel Inlet Manifold
- Holley 650 Double Pumper
- Extractors

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What a let down.....

A few months back I went to the local scrap metal bloke down my way (Mornington Peninsula) in my HR. He asked if I needed any parts, I said whadya got? He showed me a HR sedan, complete, but said he'd already promised the motor and trans to his mate. We agreed on price for the lot, and I was to ring him and work out when/where to get it etc. I called past and rang a few times, him saying "yeah, I'm still waiting on me mate". Today I went there, and all that's left is a shell. He'd given away most of what I'd hoped was my car.

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what is the gearbox for anyone know ????

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