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Shed space

I have limited shed space due to other projects getting done .The problem is getting the car back in the shed for the night on a up hill driveway ,has anyone bolted a ratchet dolly wheel to a chassis or used something similar l find l get most of me work done the way l like it by myself when it comes to old car projects ,just sayn has anyone used a fake bumper such as a old ratchet set up to get the car in don't have the quad anymore to push it around or want to put a anchor point in as off yet.
Cheers

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304 flywheel versus 308

Hi guys.

I've pulled a vt 304 roller out to put in my wb. It's a manual set up.I'm wondering if the flywheels are the same. I'm planning on putting my supra set up onto the 304. My old motor was a turbo pattern so that parts okay. Plus i have the manual ecu.

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308 red electronic ignition

Hey friends,
As some of you are aware, im rebuilding my red 308 and im thinking of converting it to electronic ignition for reliability. There seems to be a few options about but i have no idea on what is good and what is not. Im looking for reliability over performance. Any recommendations for good or bad systems?? your thoughts appreciated

Alby

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rebuilding a 308 - Advice on how to build cruiser with grunt

Hi Guys,
Just after some advice. I have a 308 HQ coupe and I'm just about to get a rebuild. however, Im looking for some different set ups or combinations. At the moment I'm running a standard 308 with a M21 gearbox and the large Salisbury diff. I hope to keep the gearbox and diff and just rebuild the engine with ..... any suggestions ??? looking for a turn key cruiser with a little bit of grunt nothing to out there or expensive. Any help would be helpful.
a mate told me to get rebuild it with a
-286 crane cam
-600 Holley
-ACL Flat top pistons 10/1 comp
-ACL race series head gaskets
-ported and polished heads
All balanced
that's it, I think the cam will be too much for the M21 gear box. but I'm no expert.

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extened bonnet release cable

Does anyone know if you can purchase a longer bonnet cable, I'm re-routing my cable inside the inner guard and under the radiator support panel and comes out just next to the bonnet lock.

Cheers
Heath

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Best old Holden to make convertible

Can anyone tell me which of the E holdens would have the best body to turn into a convertible? Or know of any already converted. Thanks

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v8 radiator for 6 cylinder

Ok guys, a mate of mine gave me a chev v8 radiator to go into my 161 powered hg holden ute. i had the radiator repaired at a proper shop and they also changed the size of the outlets to suit the 6 cylinder. now thankfully, the chev v8 radiators and 6 cylinder radiators have similar outlet placement which was a perfect match for the bottom hose. However the top hose was not as good and due to about an inch in difference i have had to pull and and stretch the hose to make it fit.

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Holden 6 starters

For David
This is a VK reduction style it's a Bosch unit.

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What's a set off triple SU Carbys an inlet manafold worth

These days an has any one some sitting around Lindsay hint hint.

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She stops!

So the mighty has received a disc brake upgrade & 2" lowered king springs.
So Clyde now stops & looks better to boot.

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putting an HSV dual exhaust on HZ wagon.

Have a HZ wagon with injected 304 in it. I didnt have enough money to fit the exhaust I wanted when I got it, so I have 304 headers, which merge into single tail pipe. The tail pipe goes over the diff at the rear end.

Was wonder if I could get a HSV duel tail pipe as I have the headers and merge piece, would just be a case of getting the tailpipe over the diff at the rear, which could be fabricated easy enough. Anyone done this.how hard was it to adapt the hsv pipes to fit a hz? Also should I use 2.5inch or 3inch pipes?

The reason I thought to use hsv kit is seems can get it cheap enough on trade me. Have seen full kits go for $200. Just be labour and some skilled person that needs to bend pipes etc.

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Vt roller into wb ute

Hi guys. I've picked up a vt roller motor for my wb ute. I'm wondering if i can use the distributor from the wb 308 block on the vt 304 to run straight gas with a different manifold?
I'm thinking of going back to petrol but I'm not keen spending 800 on a wiring conversion.

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HQ Disc Rear issues

I have an HQ one tonner i am doing up. It has a 350 in it. I have put wb Statesman disc brakes on the rear.

I need advice on what i need to change to make it work.

Is it just the master cylinder or do i have to change the proportioning valve??

Thanks

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HQ Disc Rear issues

I have an HQ one tonner i am doing up. It has a 350 in it. I have put wb Statesman disc brakes on the rear.

I need advice on what i need to change to make it work.

Is it just the master cylinder or do i have to change the proportioning valve??

Thanks

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My HG wagon to LS1 transplant under way

Out with the old and in with the new.

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Buick 350 in Holden HQ

Hello,

I am from Sri Lanka and I am resurrecting a Holden HQ as an SS makeover. Holdens are very rare here.

It had a 173 six but the head was rotten. Then I found a 161 HR engine and using it's head on the 173. But I love to have a V8 in it (just for the sound, not for any competition in anyway) but import taxes are very high and hardly any Holden V8s are available here. I will be using it only on weekends and for motor shows.

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Hoten 6 in a motorbike.

Holden Grey Motor in a motorbike. Way back in the 60's

Full article: -> Here

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Weber and Holley manifold plate

Hey Holdeners. Do the Weber 34 ADM and Holley 350 share the same manifold template as each other??? Or do they require different adaptor plates for a 202? There's currently a 350 fitted, and I'm looking at playing with a weber.

Cheers for any experience and tips!!

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Hey Doctor stitch

I got a velour roof lining in my HZ that l am stripping its sagging a bit is it worth pulling out and tryn to get the sags out or am l just wasting my time as l know they sag after a while l cannot get a decent pic other wise l would off put on up earlier cheers,PS it's not sagging much yet.

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HKTG under dash wiper moter conversion kits

Hi Guys,
I'm trying to locate one of the under dash wiper conversion kits for my HT Monaro, I have been searching EBay and have not been able to locate them. Does anyone know where I can get one from.

Cheers in advance!

Jenko

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