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July 31st

att 308 guru's, im looking for how to make maximum torque from a holden 308

Howdy chaps.
Im planning my 308 rebuild for the 4x4sandman. My aim is to get maximum possible torque whilst retaining the 5ltr capacity. What im looking at so far are two possible options, but first, the rest of the drive line is;

33in tyres, 3.9 to 1 diff's, gq transfer case, 4l80e trans with a lower 1st and 2nd. probably a low-stall converter.

Most likley option: A pair of Yella Terra high port ali heads on my red 308 with a roller cam, roller rockers, and other quality stuff.

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Toyota V12 engine into HT....

....thoughts ???

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Selling some HQ - WB Wheels

G'day fellow Old Holdeners. I'm selling some wheels. Going to 15's soon. These are some nice clean Rims, suit HQ - WB.

Check the ad if your interested.

http://www.ebay.com....

Cheers
LMH

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EH EJ

Hi are EH and EJ bonnet centre wind splitters the same? Thanks in advance.

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HK value

HI there,

hoping someone might be able to tell me what a HK 186 in this kind of condition is worth. runs very well. low miles. some minor body work to do and paint is a bit faded.

pics are here

http://s1073.photobu...

thanks for any help

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Clutch Bracket

Any one got a diagram of a mechanical clutch bracket for a toyota 5 speed to six cylinder the metal mechanism that bolts to the bell housing and the clutch cable connects to.

Thanks in advance

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wb wont friggin start

hi guys. bought a wb ute. had a blue 202 in it which was cooked so we pulled it out and dropped a red 202 in. when i turn the key nothing happens. i desperately need the car for work so if anyone has any ideas?? also if anyone can put up some pics of the wiring for the starter motor and the alternator (both are bosch) thatd be great

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Turbo 350 pan gasket

Hello,
Does anyone know where i might find a rubber turbo 350
oil pan gasket in the Brisbane area?
Thanks

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Manifold & Carb Combo on the Premier

Evening All
Just after the general consensus on which Manifold and Carby would best suit a stock standard 253 red motor with extractors, electronic dizz
I have spoken to a few performance Retailers today and have been told many combo's.It will be a Sunday driver but i wouldn't mind maximising its power while
still having it economical on Cruises, any thoughts. Joneses

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Gemini engine wanted

would anyone know where i could get a changeover g161 isuzu motor in melbourne?

or would anyone be wrecking one and want a cash job? can keep the old engine, still goes.

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Sheds cleaned!

So finally got the shed cleaned out and put the Torana in.
You wouldn't believe how much treasure I needed to move to get her in - haha!

Time for a beer :)

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202 engine oil leak

i fitted a reco engine QL serial number and it's leaking from the rear and harmonic seals.my mechanic tells me the crankshaft may be bent.is this possible

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hk

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hk

HK, 32,000 miles, 3 speed, 186

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Noisy lifter(s)? Holden Barina

I have a 1996 Holden Barina with 176000k on the clock. Only used to get to work and back (12 k round trip). When the engine is running there is a "ticking" sound which I thought might be nosiy lifters but after checking a few old post's regarding noisy lifters I see mention was made of a pinhole in an exhaust. When you acclerate the noise is louder. I was going to change the oil/filter and put in some additive to try and remedy the problem. What type of oil (brand / viscosity) should I use?

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Putting a 350 in a Hz sedan

Hey im looking at putting a 350 chev in my hz it will be a crate motor just asking around to see if I could get some info on how to go about it cheers

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Super rare EH manifold on Ebay WHAT A LAUGH HA HA

Hi Guys, Have a look at this item on ebay, pissed myself laughing. It looks like a VK inlet manifold with the Varijet 2 barrel carby, and the spelling is out of this world. Item number is 271027022862. Cheers Drew (Ghostman64eh not signed in)

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Hydraulic Clutch Kit?

Hi All,

Does anyone want to sell, or know where I can get a hydraulic clutch Kit to put into my HK. I am installing a 186 with a "syncro" 3 speed. Victoria only.

Cheers.

Jim

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