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Do you understand what Dave (Qute) is talking about?

Yes
25% (7 votes)
No
11% (3 votes)
Who is Dave
25% (7 votes)
I want to thank the "Rat" for bringing this to my attention
14% (4 votes)
I want to become a Pest control officer
25% (7 votes)
Total votes: 28

* Yes
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* Who is Dave
* I want to thank the "Rat" for bringing this to my attention
* I want to become a Pest control officer

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Linkages

Hey all. Searching for any info I can get on the possibility of getting a set of linkages to suit my eh. The old man put an aussie 4 speed in it while i was overseas and cut a damn hole in th floor (taking out my favourite bench seat). Dont mind keeping the gearbox, but can I move the shift back to the tree with some linkages? If so, where can I get them? If not, do you have any suggestions.
Cheers all

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engine info

hi everyone im just after a bit of info i have an RB30E engine and i just wanted to know what would happen if i ripped off the head and put on a RB20DET head on it......would this work and how much more power would it give me?
-cheers

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Have you heard of a VK or VL GTS Commodore?

VK GTS Commodore?
21% (7 votes)
VL GTS Commodore?
3% (1 vote)
None of the above?
76% (25 votes)
Total votes: 33

* VK GTS Commodore?
* VL GTS Commodore?
* None of the above?

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Diff housing

Hi all
I recently had my mechanic look at my EH ute and found out that the diff is cracked and leaking heaps of fluid (amongst a whole heap of other problems). Apparantly it has already been welded, so in doing things the right way I would like to replace it. Is the diff housing ( and entire diff for that matter) the same length and spec for a EH ute, sedan, wagon or van. I have a housing lined up from my mate but not sure if it's from a sedan or wagon and it it will fit. Also any tips on replacing the housing? I am going to have a go at it myself!

Thanks in advance

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202 Questions...

I was looking at the compliance plate on my tonner and it says that the diff is a GM9. Does anyone know what ratio this is?

Also, I have a trimatic box. The speedo is reading 20k's too high. The speedo sender gear is a green gear (I think about 19 teeth). Can anyone confirm if the sender is the correct unit for this box?

Cheers.

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no pulse

hey all.
here's a doozie thats got me stumped. yesterday I took a nice long drive out to janolan caves, the beut little hx performed nicely, we stoped several times to enjoy the scenery and have lunch etc. all without incident. Heres the odd thing. I went to start the car after we got home only to find that there was no response, not so much as a 'click' when I turned the ignition. I tested the battery, it had charge and all the dash, lights, wipers etc worked, but there was absolutely no response from the starter. Is this an occurance anyone else has had, if so what could be the cause? I'd have thought if the starter was on its way out it would happen gradually ie.

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VK GTS diff ratio?

I have a VK GTS with a 3.08:1 diff ratio,is this the right ratio?

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sandman id help

hi all im new so gday to everyone...wicked site!!!
just wondering if anyone had the sandman id info off the sandman owners site.. i have a hx van and am tossing up if i should sell it or not... As far as im aware its a sandman but i cant get onto the owners site for some reason it seems to be down... if anyone could offer any info would be great...

My van does have full headroof lining, 308, p/steer, a/c m21, and the chasis no is 8wM(orN)70 which from memory on the site is what the sandys had. but there was other bits of info as well.. im particually after interior codes and colors if anyone has them

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Diff ratio

i have a banjo diff in my wagon with the number GV7 stamped on it. i was wondering what ratio the diff would be.

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which diff

hi fella's, after hearing a fair bit about crappy diff's on this site i decided i need to know what kind would be in my hz ute. its stock as a rock so do i need to get any numbers of it to find out or what?

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what should i do???

hey guys, just found out my dad had an old Yella terra head from his torana, after taking it to a few people, we found out that is a top of the line road racer head with the dual spring valves. its being fixed as we speak, but what im really stuck with is what should i do, i know they cost a few grand so should i sell it so i can get a half decent car, or just bolt right onto myn??? ne suggestions?

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vn 5l wire diagram!

can anyone help. im after wire diag for vn v8 for a motor conversion into a hz sandman ute! (sick of spendin money. hoping i can find it on net for free!!)

cheers

if ya have any other info about hz to vn 5l conversions please let me know at jason_ackland@hotmai... or if ya know of any sites on net about any conversions done using a vn v8!! cheers

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Hz 308 overheating

overheating problem, my car has recently started to over heat, and engine temp always stays at like really hot.
could it be the thermostat?
how do i check this and where abouts is it?
the clutch fan works, and the coolant is always full.
any help is appreciated, thanks

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gtr/hk

i've just seen a dash panel on ebay which i know is a GTR torana item, but it says it'll fit a HT holden, is this true or [Naughty Pottyword]?

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Repco

Hey everyone i have a borg warner 5spd manual in my VH commodore and its just recently started leaking from the rear extension gasket i just replaced the gasket with one that looked the same that i bought from repco when i installed it it leaked worse than before i was just thinking that repco stands for "rip every poor c**t off" does anyone agree or is it just me????

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WHAT ENGINE DO U HAVE?

161
3% (2 votes)
179
3% (2 votes)
186
14% (8 votes)
202
34% (20 votes)
other 6
2% (1 vote)
253
14% (8 votes)
308
15% (9 votes)
327
3% (2 votes)
350
5% (3 votes)
other 8
7% (4 votes)
Total votes: 59

* 161
* 179
* 186
* 202
* other 6
* 253
* 308
* 327
* 350
* other 8

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COMMODORE

does anybody know the differences in wheel track(width) between a VK, VL and VN diff?

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Dual stick 4 speed?

Hi All, I recently picked up a HJ Panel Van, The first odd thing I noticed was the 4 speed gearbox with a seperate stick for reverse....

Can anyone tell me what type of gearbox this is? I have never seen this before...

Thanks
Dean

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Axles hd

hey
i have just modified the front brakes on my hd to suit commodore brakes and stud pattern. and are keen to match the rear brakes and pattern too, can you put a commodore/HQ axle in the rear or is it to long.

thanks

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