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VN Auto into HR Premier Sedan

Planning on putting a VN (Pre electronic) TH700 Auto into my HR Sedan. Was wondering about any problems with the Tunnel & Fire wall. I have done a bit of research and looked at the V6 Conversion web site. They say only slight modification. But that is with a V6 motor. Mounting may be slightly different. I want to stay with my 202. Anyone got any info?

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Vn304 into Hq

Hey jim here . I'm putting already built 304 vn into my Hq one tonner. I currently run a 253 trimatic pattern with a 350 Holley and a celica 5 speed . The vn 304 turbo pattern has been totally rebuilt with balancing porting flat tops Roller rockers head work and ground. I'm putting a carbie on top.. I'd like to put a 650 hp .. it's a daily drive and I would like it not to stop at every fuel station .. is their much difference between a double pumper and a vac sec 650 in fuel economy.. do I need thermo fans ?? How efficient is getting new pace makers coated for heat transfer..

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VK 5 speed into HZ

Hi guys thinking of putting a VK 5 speed into my HZ 202 will it be a straight forward fit will it match the floor hole and console ?.

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Hr rear seat belts

Need to fit rear seat belts to the hr. Would appreciate any info on the mounting points etc.
Thanks
Studog

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EH Wagon . Radiator?

Hey guys
Just a question regarding what radiator guys are putting in there EH's I'm building a 355 for it now with th350 behind it .just wondering your thoughts ?

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wb holden headlights

Apart from hanging a hz clip on the ute, is there anyway to improve the output of the headlights. Must be the worst headlight of all time. Are the wb stato lights any better with the built in spotlight?

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Flat spots and stalling around corners. New weber 38 DGMS

Hi all

Have just installed a new weber 38 DGMS in the premmie. Goes a lot better than the tired old Rochester that was in there previously. Except around corners where it seems to be starved of fuel and occasionally cuts out. Problem partially relieved by closing the choke. Is it the idle mixture? Idle speed sounds about right. Thanks in advance!

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Help!! 383 engine build

Hi all I'm new to this so please bare with me, I calling out to all you chev engine builders for your thoughts and advise.
I have just purchased a 383 stroker engine with very low mileage and in excellent condition but don't know how much hp it will be making. Can your please tell me how much hp it will make and your thoughts to make it better.
-4bolt mains
-eagle 4340 forged stroker crank
-eagle forged 6" H-beam rods
-Srp forged pistons
-crane mech roller cam (not sure on spec) part number 118131
-afr 210 race rads alloy heads 75cc

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VC To VK

Hi,

Will a VC Bonnet fit a VK?

Any help appreciated.

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Trimatic box, Powerglide shift

Hi,

Mate has a HR which has been converted to a trimatic gearbox but has the 2 speed column shift auto still attached.

The gearbox is thus not connected.

What is required to link the two together?

Thanks in advance for your help

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Rocker cover

Hi,I have just put a set of yella terra roller rockers on my 186. What is the best rocker cover to use? Thanks

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Converting a HR from manual to auto

I'm currently in the market for a HR and all I seem to across is manuals and after losing my right leg in an accident I am no longer able to drive manuals.

If I were to buy a manual, how hard is it and how much can I expect to pay for a conversion to a powerglide or other auto?

Many thanks.

Jason

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Inside HEI module

Thought I'd pull this apart while I had a few minutes, would appear the IC is toast. This is a generic module, not Bosch. Would be interesting to compare.

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alloytec 3.6lt v6 into fj

hi guys has anyone got any info on fitting a vs comodore 3.6lt alloytec v6 into a fj
sump clearence engine mounts etc the fj already has a hr front end need to know if it has to be modified
cheers

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Hump Day Special

I've made friends(client)over the last 2 years with this older fella,he seen my wagon one day and said do you like old holdens.Yep I said,he then was telling me about an FJ him and he's mate chopped the roof off because it was a rolled over wreck and the roof was had it.They strengthened it and put all the other parts off another FJ.He brought these pics out to me on Monday.This was back in 1955 so this could be the first(he reckons it was,he didn't know of any others around back then) FJ in Australia to be converted to a convertible.He ended up selling it and never heard of it's whereabout

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HEI module tech

Does any body electrically minded have a diagram of the internals of the HEI module? It's only a curiosity as I've seen a number of these fail and every time it's due to poor earthing of the module to the engine block/chassis. I'm curious as to the path of failure caused by the poor earth.

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Overheating

I have an EH Wagon, STD 202, Trimatic, triple core 179 radiator, have heard of replacement multi blade fan for same, haven't been able to source. Can anyone help me out, source and name.

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Monaro coupe floor and sill replacement

Looking for a ballpark figure on replacing the whole floor of a hk coupe thanks I'm in melbourne

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steering rack

hi guys,im currently running lh front mounted ack on hr fron in my fx sedan.i was thinking of changing to a rear mount rack to improve turning circle and bump steer.
seeing as I already havea shortened rack an old holden fan told me thatif I just change the main worm drive from an srly vb/vc commodore rack then I can then just rear mount without any other work.i don't know if this will work or not.what are your ideas.thanks or allyour input

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1968 HK HOLDEN UTE, FACTORY 307, 2 SPEED POWERGLIDE, HOW RARE?

Hi all, looking for some sentimental info on me old ute, just wanna know how many are still around and how many were built with the 307, also what she might b worth these days.Any help would b appreciated.

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