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torana wheels

hi all looking for a set of 14x7 o 14x8 wheels to fit uc torana

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GTR-XU1 VALVES

The size of GTR-XU1 VALVES

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HK wagon Ermine

bit tidy this one Al.

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ID Info please

Hi Guys...
Just a bit of info on my ID plate please...see image attached

TIA

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Trouble shooting ignition switch on ht sedan

Hi all,
The problem is i turn the key and car turns over, let go of key and it dies. When I only turn key to on postion temp and oil lights only come on if i hold the key a little closer to having the car turn over. Let the key go and nothing again.
I have replace the ignition barrel A.d old one we getting loose but problem still there. Thinking next thing work be replacing ignition switch? Is there a way to test ignition switch? 6 pin switch.

Thanks, any help appreciated
Damien

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ht alternator

the alternator light come on and off on my HT 186 factory unmodified engine.
i checked the alternator and battery, all good.
some relay must be faulty.... anyone can tell me what part to change

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Tasmans

Ok so we've had a few debates over Whitewall tyres in the past.When I'm able to I'm thinking now of putting them back on the wagon with no white walls,guess I could be a bit sick of looking at them,dunno but I still like them.So my question is Yay or Nay?thanks fellas😁

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cinnamon brown HG

My 2nd car was a cinnamon brown HG like this ($400 from an old lady in Taree) .
Mine didn't have the spats, unusual rear boot badge or the unusual colour coded boot either. I dont think that's factory but (I cant belive im saying this) That is a VERY nice car and I actually like the colour now (I called mine poo brown and hated it back in the day)

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paddock bashing OH

I think most of us can relate to trying to kill an OH at some stage of our lives. My 2nd car (HG sedan)ended up on the farm as a paddock basher / roo & fox spotlighting vehicle for a few years before it was sold very cheaply as a demolition car and destroyed at the Newcastle speedway. (We never did kill the 186). The HK in the clip (link below) sure takes one hell of a pounding.

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HG wiper arm removal

Hi all.
Would anyone know how I get the whole piece out that attaches to the wiper arm? I need to completely replace the whole thing as the previous owner has put 2 passenger side units on both sides. Do I need to pull the dash out? Thanks for any insight...

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clutch change

looking at replacing original fx sedan pedals with a pedal box.is now mechanical but would like to go to hydraulic.has someone done this as I wold like to know the problems they had.currently running celica 5 speed behind a 186do I need to replace clutch fork or bellhousing etc.thanks for any answers in advance

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oil

on question of mineral oil because of price difference of top brands penrite etc have a 179 engine bored out to 186 or is the old odd right to say oils are oils thanks warren

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CLUCH LEVER RETAINING SPRING

WANTING TO FIND OUT THE CORRECT WAY TO INSTALL THE RETAINING SPRING TO CLUTCH LEVER ON 3 SPEED SYNCHRO. LOOKS ODD BENT SLIGHTLY NOT SITTING FLAT

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FJ Holden headlight switch wiring diagram

Hi I was wondering if anyone has a FJ Holden headlight switch wiring diagram? the old harness was cactus so everything needs rewiring from scratch, should be easy enough lol

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Guard bolts for HG

Could someone please advise the correct bolts for the front guards of a 71 HG
I need the correct length and thread type, please

Regards
Kel
PS cannot login today

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Hg and hq tie Rod ends.

Hi guys, I fitted a new set of tie rods and tie Rod ends (from resto country) to a late model hg recently and seem to be having an issue with the tie rod ends not tightening into the steering arms. The taper on the tie rod ends doesn't seem big enough for that in the steering arms and as a result when you tighten up the nut on the tie rod ends, it runs out of thread and the nut bottoms out before the tie rod is actually a tight fit in the joint. Seems worse on one side that the other. Bought another tie rod end from another supplier to see if any difference and nope, exactly the same.

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REPCO MARK 2 AIR CONDITIONER MANUAL REPAIR WIRING DIAGRAM

REPCO MARK 2 AIR CONDITIONER MANUAL REPAIR WIRING DIAGRAM

Hi All

Anybody have access to a wiring diagram service manual or user guide for a 1970's period

REPCO MARK 2 AIR CONDITIONER

I'm looking at putting one back into service in my HG premier
for that retro look

I know there are brand new complete units available on eBay but
I want the original unit going again
Thanks if anybody can help
Cheers

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Wanting Engine

Just wondering if anyone had a spare 186 for my new ride,better not put a V8 in it cause it only has cable brakes and no heater/demister.Oh and don't laugh at my beautiful stockings!...:-)

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Red six fuel pump thread

Can anyone tell me what size the thread is on the outlet side of a red six fuel pump?
I believe it is tapered. Is this correct?
David

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186 Rear Main Bearing Cap Torque

Hi, been a long time since I posted anything here.
Anyway I'm doing a rear main rope seal on a 186 and I'm just about to do up the mains caps. My ellery's manual says the mains caps torque spec is 60 - 70 lb/ft but it then also says that the rear main bearing cap torque spec is only 20 - 26 lb/ft. Does that sound right? Never done one before and not sure myself. Anyone able to shed some light on this for me at all? Thanks.

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