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November 30th

Paint Stripper

Is it safe to use a paint stripper on alloy wheels.
I'm think about stripping the paint on the rebals wheels & polish the whole rim
Cheers Shane

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Sign In B4 Commenting

It might be an idea if you had to sign in or sign up before making a comment. Might stop people from making anonymous non helpful comments.

Just sayin' is all ......

John

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Hey Hey It's Saturday Night >

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Wild Bill Shrewsberry >

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More HEI issues..

Hi Guys,

Recently converted the old 202 with a HEI dizzy.

Had some issues with it not kicking over and had a sparky at work check over things. Yup the old ballast resistor issues.
Have gone and installed a relay switch.
When I turn the key to acc, the switch kicks in and I'm getting 12.8v to the coil, but when I kick her over to run, the volts drop to 11. Have gone over the holdenpedia and thread a few times, double checked my wiring and all seems good.

Any thoughts as to why the drop at run? I thought the switch bypassed the issue?

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Tunnel ram tuning/advice help in Perth.

Hey all need help wit tuning a 350 with CAIN tunnel ram and twin 450 DP Holies in Perth. the problem I am having is I idels fairly high. From serching the net and alot of other forums in the US this is standard. But when I get i to idle at a nice after a rev the F@#$K87G thing goes back to realy hihg idle. The ignition is Malory DP converted with petronix ignitor as the points were a nightmare. Coil is Petronix 45000v flamethrower. Its not chain issues as the motor has just hat Cloys gear drive fitted.

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For sale

Hi there have pulled the running gear out of my HG,
And have 3 items for sale

1) 5speed Toyota box, tail shaft to suit HG, speedo cable to suit, new clutch p/plate and throw out bearing. $600

2) 186 enging, has 186s carb intake and (full) exhaust, electronic dizzy etc.
Whole engine with some spares, good running engine.
Itl be a shame to see it go. $700

3) HG disc brakes, crossmember, springs &shocks, extra set of lower controller arms.
Good standard rotors do not require machining, all in good nick. $300

PICK IP ONLY, BRISBANE, PLEASE CALL FOR ANY MORE INFO.

am replacing with SBC so all needs to go,
Possibly do a deal for the lot,

Tom 0416834024

Possibly consider swap/trade for TH700,
Please call as am not often around a computer.

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For sale

Hi there have pulled the running gear out of my HG,
And have 3 items for sale

1) 5speed Toyota box, tail shaft to suit HG, speedo cable to suit, new clutch p/plate and throw out bearing. $600

2) 186 enging, has 186s carb intake and (full) exhaust, electronic dizzy etc.
Whole engine with some spares, good running engine.
Itl be a shame to see it go. $700

3) HG disc brakes, crossmember, springs &shocks, extra set of lower controller arms.
Good standard rotors do not require machining, all in good nick. $300

PICK IP ONLY, BRISBANE, PLEASE CALL FOR ANY MORE INFO.

am replacing with SBC so all needs to go,
Possibly do a deal for the lot,

Tom 0416834024

Possibly consider swap/trade for TH700,
Please call as am not often around a computer.

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Torana Lj

Hi,

Am after some info on my Torana LJ that I am restoring.Can someone please break down the codes and give me a heads up on what it is etc. Know the colour is correct from pulling it apart and the over spray inside the rear compartment, have been resprayed red, now Sunburst Metallic.
Large Tag:

Model: LJ82911
Boby: 291284B
Trim: 1870 50X
Paint ; 567 15337

Small Plate:

8D11LDH291284J

Under screen Tag:

9/73
BLJ51586B

Body No (passenger side inner guard)
BLJ51586B

Pete

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Minor Bodywork

Have some bubbling in the paint at the base if the rear window. Looking up from underneath the panel is fine and actually looks like it might be a new panel. So I'm guessing the bubbles are surface only. Whatever I do the rear screen has to come out. Is this a real pain on an EJ/EH? How hard to get it back in?

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November 29th

VN headed 308 into HT question

Hi guys

Does anyone know if standard holden extractors (HSV type) will fit into a HT holden with a VN headed 308?
I asked on the fast lane forum and no one really could say either way. I am hoping someone here can say YAY or NAY.

Cheers

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FNP

This is how some of em can see!

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FNP

Or This > Sepia!

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Search

Just a query, but is the search function playing up on OH? Nothing I search for comes up with any results.

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Just a heads up

On the way back from Phillip Island on Monday morning, I had a bit of an issue with the trailer - drivers side wheel decided not to turn off the Sth Gippy Hwy into Baxter-Tooradin rd like the ute did.

I would strongly suggest that if you own a trailer, give it a going over for bearings, bolts, tyres and electrical before any trips at Christmas time - I thought everything was fine with my trailer after a number of long trips, including Bathurst and Perth returns this year.

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RED 308 VN heads carby

hi
im planning to do my hx caprice 308 engine up with VN heads and carby. has anyone done somthing simillar that has some tips other than different intake and exhaust. i just want a warm 308 biggest cam without a stall converter, any tips on cam and carby type ect
cheers

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F>N>P>

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Torque= Mass X Acceleration >

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[I don't think that formula is correct]

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