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Panelvan resto

This is a very broad quearion. But it have a panelvan in the shed I am thinking of starting a resto on. It's got a little bit of rust in the doors and the sills and little bubbles starting to form on the roof around Ariel. now I just want the body cleaned up of rust and primed to sit back in shed untill I can afford to continue. Just after a very broad price.Not expecting anything on the money just want a something to start with. Cheers guys.

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HG flasher can

Where did GMH hide this? I spent half an hour on my back with a torch, and could not find it.

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HB - LC Torana Front seats

I am looking to buy a set of original front seats (low back- no headrests) for a HB or LC two door Torana. Happy to travel reasonable distance from Sydney to buy. Please message me if you can help. Peter

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wb spoiler

anyone know where to get one like this??

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WB Statesman Side Mouldings

I want to "restore" the faded side mouldings on my WB Caprice. The car is silver and the side mouldings in certain light/angle are looking pale and whitish. See the pic (not the best). Anyway I was just going to clean and respray but I'd like to confirm if someone can that they would have been originally the same colour as the car? Or would they have been different. I had a white one years ago and they were white so it didnt matter.

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HZ Statesman lower grille

Hi Guys,
I am new to this site and thought i would post a question if anyone can help......
I have a 79 HZ Statesman that I am nearly finished restoring and i am looking for the lower grille. I know these are very rare to find which is why i posted my question here.
Can anyone help me find a HZ Statesman lower grille either in good condition or re-manufactured?
I have been told someone on facebook re-manufactures and repairs them ........ but trying to find the person will take time.......
If someone can help it would be highly appreciated.
Cheers

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Resto help

Hi, I need some help. I have a HQ sedan that has recently been blasted and etch primed. After blasting I've come to realise just how bad the car is. I need a few panels that are not available from rare spares/kingswood etc. I know anything can be fabricated but it'll be a hell of a lot cheaper to do a cut and shut..

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Caressing the beast

Rub a dub

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HQ Dash

How easy is it to install a HJ-HZ Dash into a HQ cab Chassis

cheers

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How do I remove chrome tail light bezel

Hi Guy
Removing the chrome trim on hx van rear tail light surround for body work. I have the two screws out and I can see the pins on the inside. These look to be simply pushed in and should lever/tap out. Is that right? Don't want to snap off of course. I removed some 25yrs ago but there were millions of them around then.

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Wb ute fuel cap

Hi all.

I'm in the process of going right through my fuel system and replacing all the rubber hoses.

While cleaning the fuel tank out I found a handful of components that look like they may have come from a fuel cap.

The cap I'm currently running is very basic with just a simple rubber seal and a very small breathing hole, but that breathing hole tends to leak fuel when I have a full tank and I'll turn around corners on winding roads.

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Fuel sender repairs

Hi all.

I'm in the process of repairing a leaking fuel sender.
It was leaking from the soldierd joint so that's been re soldered. I was lucky enough to be able to remove and reuse the original press on clip that holds the sender wire post in place. Unfortunately now it's leaking from the rubber seal that's seals the fuel sender Post.

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WB front window regulators

Hi all, just wondering if LX front window winder regulators are suitable for use in WB front doors. I have heaps of Torana regulators and none for a WB I've purchased.
Thanks Mal

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seat bolts

fixed the seat with some close but not quite big countersunk screws...now to put the seatback in...JC what a fight! upside down with a forearm stuck underneath trying to get a thumb and finger on the inside back bolts what head stuff.

got the small ratchet on the others, not so bad..the rear door side.. 1 click of the ratchet each time...20 mins to do up a bolt! seriously thinking of cutting a slot in the end and doing it from underneath...

just had to have a rant...

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Eh wiper

Hi, i am currently building a eh sedan and i am researching the wiper motor.
I am fitting a rb30 turbo motor and want to run a commodore wiper motor.
Just wondering if any one has done it and was it successfully.

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VL LIGHT BLUE

hi would somebody out there know the colour code of a VL commodore in light blue as I wish to paint my HQ ute in this colour..thanks Gary

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seat pivot screw s

hi all, anyone have a spare bucket seat pivot hinge screw? ive lost one and cant find it in the car anywhere and the seats all wobbly :(. its a big deep countersunk Phillips approx. 20 mm long. ive looked at rare spares and they have everything but. I will try a specialist nut/ bolt shop tomorrow

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FC UTE CAB ROOF CUT - FREE!!

I have an FC UTE cabin roof which I removed about 15 years ago from a badly rusted ute. The roof was straight and rust free the last time I saw it. It is cut about half way up the windscreen pillars and across to the back window about halfway up. It is free if you want to go and get it from Tarana in NSW, between Lithgow and Oberon. I will be there by the 3rd January and gone by about the 6th or 7th.
The house has been sold. It is too good to throw away. I live in Qld.
Cheers,
Ron

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Hd Holden Bonnet cable

Hi I have to replace the bonnet cable on my Hd Wagon does anyone have any tips to make the job easier.

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looking for a rubber kit for eh holden ute if you have a cheap one or one that you only used a little of it you can also call me on 0458597839 thanks laza from temora nsw.

eh ute

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