hey mate how'd you find the k sport coilovers, would they be good for a daily ? An I know it was a while back but do you have any tips on l67 an getrag conversion I'm just about to do mine, cheers bud, you've done well with yours !
Yeah I couldn't really find the statesman rear lip, an a cheap ss one came an thought why not, yeah I have the bobtail on there you can see it in the photos,
I'm selling my race bike to update when I'm ready to ride again I have a 2012 yz450f
Cheers bud, yeah I like it :):)
Yeah can't go...
hello ! Well still on the road to recovery with my leg, trying to work towards getting back to racing again, but since Iv had so much time off I have a lot of updates,
I ended up finishing off a very nice stereo install, made a custom 20mm mdf box that houses 2 type r's, a big mono and an amp...
well a lot has happened since the last post.
I ended up taking the kframe out. fuel tank out. cleaned it all cleaned under the car painted it all put it back in with new.fuel lines an new bushes all round. 4 point camber kit new wheel bearings an really greased all the CV 'S
small update and a question. or seven.
I purchased a LSD diff. 150 bucks. cleaned it up an gave it a quick coat of black. an I am yet to put it in the car. I want to buy a rear bush kit just freshen everything up. Now for the question
first thing I'm not worried about time. but my budget...
gday just recently bought a vs statesman no rwc for 1300 the body is immaculate. my original plan was to get what I wanted out of it to put in my vs ute. 5L conversion interior but then realized how much work it will be. so decided to keep it. an I want to stroke it, it's not gonna be a daily...
All good I called the rta as long as it's an optional upgrade such as the vs came out factory with a v8. then it's fine as long as you have everything else with ie. brakes suspension. you just have to inform the rta about the new engine number. to easy :)
gday I recently bought a vs statesman v8 unregistered an no rwc cause I plan on making it a project. but...The car was originally a v6 but has since been converted to v8. The guy I bought it off didn't have it for long an doesn't know if it had been registered with a v8 so my question is will I...
Some new updates for those that are interested. buying a vs 5L statesman for a interior an motor an all the rest
but it's probably a bit late now but can I actually put the whole motor box tailshaft everything needed. will it fit in my ute if anyone can clarify that it would be great. I...
hey fellas, got my license back as of Sunday so wrapped about that, spent a little money on it Monday, seat cover, matts, carpet, window wipers, wash an cut an polish, lowered it again, an yeah that's it for now heres a photo :)
Nice bud, to shave those hooks you just unscrew the those counter sunk screws along the side of the tub an the rear as well, an it also has a nut an boot on each side after opening the tailgate, you'll see it.
an then cut them off with an angle grinder mate, neatens it up so much ,
g'day guys, a little good an bad news,
my headlight globes arrived the other day
as did my number plate lights an interior light
also dropped the water in the radiator an filled it with good quality coolant,
me an my misses went for a quick spin I told her to just get a little harder...
slightly whiter ? that's a little depressing haha !!
yeah I know definitely tell the difference was just a quick fix I guess though, it may be simple but I'm still learnin about what happens haha, I will incest in some down the track
g'day :) small update very minute ha,
started my new job as of yesterday, an I'm overwhelmed with how I'm getting treated, the work, the $$$!!! everything, so good start to being back on the right track, only 19 an will be a qualified fitter & turner in about 2 - 4 months..
now for the...
well, went home for the first time in weeks tonight an got welcomed by a letter from vic roads, I thought no worries probably just telling me I lost license from so an so date. ope it an it says my rego has been suspended an that I now need to tow it around as of the 15th
even thiugh I got it...
oh trust me that's the plan, definitely learnt my lesson, I guess it's because of idiots like me that don't actually learn there lesson an keep doing the wrong thing is what makes us p platers such a target,
um future plans:
if I can get it resprayed at home, dads mates a painter that would...
haha yeah true, when I did my first setup I cut every corner that could be cut haha
my power wire for my amp was actually soldered to a terminal on a fuse under the steering wheel an the fuse was flipped upside down, haha
that how sketchy it was !
car passed roadworthy an defect sticker removed as of yesterday !
so damn happy feels like a weight has been lifted
on better money now an cars parked, hopefully see some nice updates coming soon :)
thanks guys, little tip, use the thinnest foam you can get, I used 16 mm cause that's all they had, made it work but,
now because of the lining I want black amr seat covers an black carpet :)
only have to bolt up the new drivers seat belt, put on a new drivers side rubber seal...
taking it for a RWC today at 9
battery died last night, then wouldn't charge, so chraged it for 20 minutes or so, started it an it ran with a loud tapping noise in drivers side, dunno if its a lifter but its never been that loud an it went away after about 5 minutes, then turned it off, an...
yeah mate I had to go in work cover he grabbed round the neck an everything was that stressed they made me take time off so, an he hasn't stopped being an arse since, time to move on
yeah had help from dad but just doing it yourself you learn along the way,
a little bit happened last night, I changed rear springs again to standard wagon springs, they are really high like I'm actually thinking they arnt gonna pass it,
half way through changin the front springs, which will carry on tonight after I finish work,
also quit my job yesterday for a...
awesome man thanks heaps, keep the updates coming :)
I just did my whole motor on my ute, new gaskets through out runs a lot happier now an it's so clean now in person :)
I got photos of the steps not to detailed though in my thread if ya want any tips or anything gives a yell :)