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HR Special's got Married

Hi from Perth - a beautiful bride in her Dad's Red HR 186S Special with me following behind with the 3 x brides maids.

Here are some photos of Eileen (Red HR) and Henry (Turquoise).

Donno

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xmas bummer

So Ambulance called at 3 Am this morning, 16yo son had severe chest pains, spent 13hrs in emergency today, Has MioCardia which is an inflamed heart muscle, most likely caused from the Influenza b virus he had back in august still hanging around in the body. dont know to much more at preset, He has to be monitored 24/7 as if it worsens can cause a heart attack, so xmas in ICU for him it looks like. probably 10 days to 2 weeks of treatment etc to be considered out of the woods. so not the xmas i was hoping for....

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47 Caddy Ragtop

A mate came over yesterday had a few beers and checked out his now finished 47 Caddy,454/Turbo 700/9 inch,Cool!...
I asked him if he could leave it at my joint permanently!..:)

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Need to get out.

The Holden is starting to look like I feel from not doing anything. Al would understand.
I went into work for 5 hours this afternoon for our Xmas lunch and to learn the new computer system. (the free feed was the main attraction).
I just stood around and sat at the computer, but I felt it by the time I got a lift back home.
Getting a bit better every day.
david

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starter motor issue

just would like to know what would cause a starter motor to not stop working even when the ignition is off and I had to disconnect the battery to stop it from operating...
is that a solanoid issue? if I put another solanoid on it will that fix that or is the starter motor kaput?
cheers
Grant

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73 HQ Ute and cooling systems ??

So lets start with what I have and where I am,,,

Bel is a 73 HQ Ute Belmont, running a Chevy 383 with a TH 700 R4 transmission. Now to make things fun both me and Bel are located State Side ( U.S.A.)

So my question is what do you all use to help keep the TH 700 running cool ??

I have a transmission cooler in the radiator pushing to a Transmission cooler from PAC TEN ( who built my transmission )but I could not mount the electric transmission cooling fan.

Also besides Resto Country who else do you use use finding parts ????

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Summer sun?

Just started my holidays and its pouring with non stop nor-easters all of which equal NO SURF! and no let up in the near future
I wish we could a few days like this advert for the EK!
I love this pic.
For those about to start their holidays, i hope the weather gods line up for you. Safe travels!
Alby

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Power steering issue. VB commodore.

Hi there,

I’ve got a newly rebuilt power steering pump and rack in the vb. Hoses correctly connected and sound in the pump is full.

I start it up on stands to properly bleed the fluid through and as soon as I touch the steering g wheel, it violently spins to the left and wants to keep going.

Any ideas? The builder isn’t on the weekend and just wanting to check if I’m doing something stupid first.

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hz rear screen lower clips

gday boys,

does anyone know where I can get new rear windscreen lower edge clips/brackets (see pics).

what I need are NOT the type of clip that fit into the lugs for the front screen (and the top of the rear screen), rather the ones that slide into along the lower stainless mould then screw in. 8 are needed.

ta.
bij

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Hk bumpers

Hi,can anyone tell me if hk monaro and brougham bumpers are the same,
Thanks.

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hj gts dash

hi there, have a hj gts dash in my one tonner,the warning lights under the clock are not there as in no lenses,globes or anything for that matter,can anyone please tell me what i need and where to get them.

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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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Hump Day

Cool...:)

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Hospital again tomorrow.

I'm going in for green light prostate surgery tomorrow. It's not a big worry. They just shove a laser where things shouldn't be shoved and vaporise your insides. What is there to worry about, apart from eating hospital food for three days.

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NSW Nth coast

Just saw on the News that there was a bad crash at Grafton, I know there a few on here from around that area of the coast or further south, Hope everyone here and there families are OK

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tyre size on eh wagon

dirdsme asked about my tyres
here they are

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