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Holley

Can anyone tell me how I find out how big the holley is on my very warm 308. I know every other spec about my motor but the size of the Holley.
Any help would be appreciated.

Brad

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Lead replacement petrol

G'day Men,

Does anyone know what they put in lead replacement petrol (LRP) as a substitute for the lead. I was talking to someone the other day who said they had upped the sulphur content, but that doesnt make sense cause the fuel companies have been replacing normal diesel with low sulphur diesel to meet environmental regs.

Is lead replacement any good for lubricating the valves, upper cylinders etc.. or should we be using an aftermarket fuel additive to provide lubrication in the older engines.

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Sports Steerin wheel + Boss for VL Problem

I have just bought a $200 odd dollar 'Autotechnica' sports steering wheel for my VL as the original wheel [Naughty Pottyword] itself. Now the boss that goes with it has 2 sets of screw holes which are both spaced differently. The set of holes which the new wheel requires are the outer ones & where you screw the original roundish plastic piece on the back of the boss to operatate the return of the blinker stalk, with the steering wheel straight, the protruding pieces on the plastic part for the blinker are located in the incorrect place, therefore it doesn's correct & turn off the blinker when rounding a corner & straightening up.

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Scrubbin up VL Calais Rims

Just wonderin what any of you guys would use/have used to shine up some VL Calais Rims as mine are lookin pretty dull & crappy.

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ignition and sticker

above the ignition on the hk-t-g there is like a sticker saying like onand acc, mine has gone and i wanna put one on, can i just peel one off another dash or will i have to try get 1 sumwhere, cos i dont wanna try peel one off and have it get all wrecked, and also does any1 know where i can get a sticker to go over my speedo so i can see my speed in km's
thanx

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Seats

Gday

Just a quick question I lookin at buyin a new seat for my VH i wanted to know if i got a VL seat would it bolt straight in or wot the deal would be with it
if anyone could help that would be great
Cheers
brad

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can 3spd clumn handle a 186s?

My grey motor has recently siezed, and i've got a 186s floating around. Can my good ol' 3 on the tree handle a 186s? Not super keen to start tearing into my trans-tunnel just yet!

cheers.

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hz dashboard

restoring an HZ tonner. dash set out: there are some blank holes in mine which I want to fill with the correct bits.
1/ the cluster of warning/indication lights... the coloured plastic has crumbled away leaving holes. Working from top left and going clockwise the lights are:
left indicator (green)... high beam (blue)... right indicator(green)... something (red)... Brake (red)... not used (red)... not used (red)... something (red)... something (red)...

Does anyone know what was written on these red indicator lights?
Can anyone tell me what the spare ones were used for? ie gts models, or monaro models and what they indicated.

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A couple of problems

I'm hoping for a little advice. First I've got duel fuel. Twice now when running on gas the car has just stopped, full tank, first time running cool second time pretty warm. It won't start up again on the gas so I switch it over to petrol, turn it over a few times and its runs fine on petrol.
However, then try and start it on petrol the next day, no go. It seems like there's no fuel getting to the carbie? Then I switch it to gas, it starts and I drive around all day waiting for it to die in the middle of traffic.

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It is Anti-SPAM time !

Hi gang,
You probably have not seen this simple little trick.

SPAM is a bit of a problem when you post your email anywhere on the web. What spammers are doing generally is using what is called a "robot" to automatically search and record email addresses. A robot/bot/spambot is just like a human websurfing but faster and automatic....however as as computer does, it can only do certain things. One thing it can do is search and manipulate text like in an email address, one thing it can not do is search for a picture of an email address or read the contents of an email address. But we humans can :) so if you use the new box at the bottom of "comments" as you post, your email will be shown in a little picture. Spammers grab emails automatically, they do not employ people to type addresses (which is what they would have to do) in as this would be way too slow and COSTLY.

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My LX Torana

How are you all, I just have some questions that i'm hoping some of you could answer for me. I have almost completed my LX Torana just a couple of thinks left to do.

It has a quite nicely done up 202, with a yella terra head, 186S manifold with a 350 Holley, the block is boared out 60 thou oversize and a mild crow cam.

In the car now is a M21 4 Speed and im wondering if it is really neccessary to go to a 5 speed?

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vc front spring removal HELP PLZ!!!!!!!

i got the suspension unit removed from my vc commodore, but how do i remove the spring from the unit.

plz help!

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EK 2 speed Wipers,intermitent switch

Hi everyone l was wondering if theres a ek 2 speed windscreen wiper kit avalable,if so where can l get one,or can l convert my single speed motor to two speed.Also l was wondering if you can get a aftermarket intermitent wiper swith to fit early holdens

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a good spray painter

i own a fj ute which i've mechaniclly restored but it needs a paint job to be fully restored,my problem is that i have send quite a few of my previous cars to spary painters and i pay good money but they come back with a [Naughty Pottyword] paint job all the time.i what to find a good spray painter around the campbelltown(nsw)area (is there any)

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Which Looks Better - VL Calais Rims or Chrome Rims?

I need some opinions here. I currently have some 14 inch Chrome Rims (nothin flash, just about 20 odd holes in the outer part of the rim with a protruding chrome center cap) on my Red 87 VL, but am thinking about buying some 15 inch VL Calais Rims to put on it instead.

Which do you think would look better? I would buy some awesome mags for it if the budget allowed but it doesn't. Ur comments would be much appreciated.

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VL 2 NV

Can anyone tell me what a set of 5 VL Calais Alloys are worth in GOOD Condition? Thanks.

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radiator plug thingy?????

hi,

on the passenger side of the radiator in my vc, below the hose at the top, there is a plug thingy that has 2 male plugs. im wondering if anyone knows wat it is?

cheers

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TICKING IN THE ENGINE

Hi all,

This question seems like it could be a bit "it could be any thing" question but here goes.

Ok, I have a 202 and when I shes running you can hear a strange ticking noise- when give her some accelerater it gets faster.

Basically, if any 1 has any idea, is this bad or could it be the fan belt loose or something?

Please reply for whatever the reason is.

Cheers,

Nuggy

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Can anyone help? - "New" Owner of VH Commodore

Hi Everyone,

Can anyone help? I have a VH Commodore (SL?) and I had a "quirk" that when I used the brake my left turn signal would stop working sometimes (how do I fix That?) but now anytime I turn the car over neither turn signal works but they will work with the engine off (on "Accessories") and the cigerette lighter won't work anymore (in case it is related).

I don't know much about service and repair of cars (it's my first car) so if you could help me out I would very much appreciate it.

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parts

i can pick up a few ht parts if any1 was after anything out of a kingswood, ive listed sumthings already( search under ht catorgarie) and maybe a few others let me know what ur after

thanx

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