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>driving into town in your ford laser
>fuel needle bouncing off the "E"xtreme end of the dial
>you have a wallet full of cash to...
> pulling up to a red light that you know is going to change any second
> engine brake until you're a hundred feet from the line...
Love statesman steering wheels.
Also love the big face blender up the front of the 304 ^_^
If you would be so kind ;)
I'm pretty sure that's one of those "try and see" scenarios :)
>putting 18s on a vn/vp/vg/vq
I'm a bit peculiar, I guess :)
There's not really any time saving involved in doing the work top-down. And for my broken body, laying on my back...
Original floor mats? hahahahahaha oh wow, my sides. You mean the original floor HOLES?
Okay :) Thanks dude!
Still suspicious... ;)
Cheers man :) It's a bit scary looking back through the last 192 pictures of progress. Like any...
Naaah you're 'right bud, worth a try :) Worst case, I'll bite the bullet and bay $120 for a new pair ^_^
Or... you know, make my own. Depending...
Sedan 3.08:1 10 bolt sally picked up and sent away for new carrier/pinion and axle bearings and new bushes.
What hi_ryder also failed to mention is, aside from the mounts, that the biggest difference between those two frames pictured above would be that...
Just run some flexible ducting down to that clean, fresh air.
I feel your pain, man. The number of times I had the starter out with with my tri-y headers hanging down on the old VQ. Clearance was a...
Painting the Holden logo on the front cover with a brush - not my favourite activity ever.
But it worked so well.
I kinda fancy myself right...
Yeah, but for that sort of money I know I'll find one with a more exciting gear set than 2.78s.
Yeah, that's a good one too. I'm all para-nazi about electricity these days though, and it's probably cheaper to burn the gas ^_^ That, and I have...
Looks like your plugs for centre console power window switches.
Run under centre console around gear shifter plate.
When your parkers are on, do your tail lights work? Or does nothing work on step 1, and then everything on step 2?
I'd be more than happy to share :p (lies)
Cheers pal :) Much appreciated!
I concur. Will have a go after I give the paint a quick bake.
If anybody has heads up on either of the following, I would like to buy :-)
HQ-WB 10 bolt salisbury diff for sedan, any ratio open or lsd
10 litres per hundred combined mileage from a 5.0 V8
14sec quarter mile
acceptable handling and braking with few mods
Also, rocking up to...
basic, classic 90s design
easy, reliable power
I'm sorry, you were charged HOW MUCH?
Even genuine Mackay hydraulic (A2546H) mounts are only $80-90 each. I think. Possibly less.
lol yup i stuck a cotton tip down my ear this morning and it came out rocket red.
You're right about the overcooked timing cover. Fkn boss Lol...
Thanks dude! Next to powerslide across the country and get it filthy ^_^
But only slightly cause it's not in yet lol
Yeah it's a big...
2.30am on a week night, after seven hours in a shed, inhaling paint fumes and brake cleaner.
Just be grateful they're not on fire in the picture.
burble burble whompa whompa whompa phwaaaaaaaaatt whompa whompa whompa phwaaaaaaaatt whompa whompa whompa blupp blupp blupp pratrattata phwaaaaaaaaat
Words can't really do any justice to the full extent of my awe.
When it comes to straightening panels, the most work I've ever done is violently...
Implying that's not a proper paint job
New injectors, MAP, TPS, IAC, air temp, coolant temp, oil pressure, etc. Ready for High Energy sump and pickup tomorrow XD
You filthy rat...
Props to Hozy for his hand in bastardising this beauty :)
lmao the stuff works a treat guys!! I used Finish powder extra concentrate, lemon scent.
After the first wash cycle I stopped it short, took out...
Also, housemates were away today, so I took the opportunity to do some cleaning while nobody was looking:
lol having it down with pretty pictures gives me somewhere to jot down ideas when they occur to me, and a picture reference for later if those...
+1 for cars that only unlock one door with the remote. Bugs the clappers out of me, especially since you're usually first reaching for one of the...
The wind can #### right off.
That feel when you're lying under a car turning a spanner, and suddenly you're chewing leaves and dust....
Maaan I'm surprised you didn't rip it off the first time you backed out of the driveway ^_^
Took stuff apart.
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