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Hi Troy, Those would be door check pins.
The voltage readings are perfectly normal.
If you have the + multimeter probe connected to the + terminal on the battery then the meter will read...
Thanks guys :)
Lots of good advice.
Now that I know it is the alternator belt that is schreeching I have worked out that I can get it nice and tight using a...
I now remember years ago fixing belt squeels with a bar of soap and holding it against the running belt while engine is running....
Yes I started it up with all belts off and no screeching noise :)
So the only belt I always had on when
testing is the alt / water...
Thanks, I haven’t tried with all belts off as didn’t want to run it without the
water pump !
I’ll give that a try in the morning :)
I suspect that the HB on my SS is failing. A high pitch screech for a few seconds on startup and if you rev it up. Probably the rubber is...
I had the same problem - not cancelling. Got an aftermarket stalk
from Ebay and that didn’t work
either. The new one too short or the tab on the...
Ive heard of decluttering.
That must be declustering.:cool:
Maybe the switch at the brake pedal has been disturbed or has gone faulty.
There used to be a Just-commodores iphone app that worked fine on my iphone but that was shut down years ago.
Hi, Its the plug for the wire that goes
to one of the ABS sensors at the wheel hubs.
There are four of them.
Either just cut out the plug and...
How about getting a sedan boot lock/unlock solenoid from the wreckers. Wire that in and place the switch within arms reach from the back.
Possible intermittant short to
ground between relay and ECU.
May have to check the harness
for frayed insulation. :(
Thanks Losh. I will give it a try :)
Well done. Those pins are a b.....
to remove. I need to swap those on
my pass side as I need to replace the door as someone tried to...
WOW - Thanks Wozza.
I will try the wintergreen oil.
I have been searching for several years to fix those on my SS.
Also I hadn’t thought of an...
Thanks for that Ephect.
What I meant was the horizontal trim on the outside of the doors that seals to the glass.
They are known as door belts....
Anyone know where to get reasonable condition door belts for VR sedan.
Thats the ones that seal to the glass.
The rubbers on mine have gone rock...
More a faint tickatickatick
It would be reasonable to assume
that when you switch to LPG and the the sound stops that it was the...
As you have already found out:
B - Black ( to ground )
V - Violet (+12V from fuel
T - Tan ( Cream - to Fuel...
Yes Nokia blue tooth hands free.
Turn blue tooth on on your phone
and see if the phone sees it.
If yes try 0000 to pair.
Probably a blocked filter in the trans.
Should get the transmission serviced.
Hi, yes you can connect this to
an aftermarket tacho if you can get the correct type. :)
The wiring diag shows that brown wire goes to the coil,...
Yes you could call it an “aux tacho port”
It is connected to the negative on the coil which also is the output from the
ignition module and this...
Hi, please let us know how you get on and maybe post some
Hi, If your sender has a single
wire connection then probably a bad earth through the various brass adapters / t-piece to the engine block.
Hi, definately should blow air through the radiator.
As it is when the car is in motion the fan would be fighting with the air coming in the grill...
Thanks I just wanted to know in case I need to do
that in the future. I like gathering good tips. So I guess you remove plug, rotate...
Hi, I’m curious to know did you have to remove the head to replace the valve spring ?
You don't have to rotate the engine to remove the dizzy
but as you slide the dizzy upwards, the rotor will rotate due to the
Yes not that easy to swap the
dizzy the first time.
Have to grab a cushion and
climb into the engine compartment and sit on the
engine so that...
Hi, Yes the HES is inside the
distributor and looks exactly like the Jaycar replacement.
The image you have shown is
the Manifold Air Pressure...
Hi, You can get Hall Effect Sensors from Jaycar.
I haven’ t personally used these but I believe others on
this forum have.
I suspect that your alarm may
be a Rhino with battery backed up siren under rhe bonnet .
( with keyswitch ).
The rechargeable battery in...
Hi, yes thats the connector that goes down to the ABS sensor on the front hub.
There are 4 in total.
Two front , two back.
Hi, The 60A Main fusible link
is held in by bolts front and
back under the small plastic
flaps. You cant/shouldn't remove it...
Have you swapped the HES
And are you getting spark ?
Next replace coil ( check
the connections ). Then distribitor or rather the hall
effect sensor in the distrib.
( should really take it to a...
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