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  1. A

    Stability control and misfire

    Hi, I have a VE SS 2011 series 2 manual with 171k kms ive had an issue twice now where upon starting my car will have a stability control fault and when i take off it seems to be misfiring aswell. I fixed it the first time by disconnecting the battery and waiting approximately half an hour and...
  2. 03HBDVYCALAIS

    L67 VY CALAIS WONT START PLS HELP

    Hey everyone So I have my 2003 VY Calais with factory L67 and recently had the bottom end let go. I decided to buy a new motor instead of fixing mine as it was easier and I got a really good deal. My old motor was stock and the new one fairly modified as far as Mace roller rockers, ls1 valves...
  3. Y

    VT Passenger side door won't fully unlock

    As per title my front passenger side door isn't fully unlocking. All other doors unlock/lock fine with the remote however this door lock gets about halfway up and stays there. I've taken off the pin and tried to pull the metal piece manually however still having no luck. Has anyone had any...
  4. KaneoLS

    Project Blown LS1

    Hey everyone, I’ve just purchased a LS1 stock engine and my plan is to build this engine from the ground up with a 6/71 supercharger on top with a 3 port big n ugly hat. Now I know a bit about engines but this is my first engine build and I have no idea where to start or what to do exactly. Any...
  5. J

    ve 6litre heads

    hey guys just wondering, i got ve 6litre i did a whole engine rebuild, the cars running not so great though, i was just wondering with when replacing the heads is there a certain side they go on or are they ambidextrous? any help is great, thanks in advance..
  6. V

    Are vy sedan headers and y peice the same as a vy ute? ?

    Are vy sedan headers and y peice the same as a vy ute? I know the exhaust from the cat back are different just can't seem to find anything on here to see if the headers and y peice are the same or different?
  7. Ta Moo

    Need HELP,!!!! Spark plug change over problem.

    This is the story. Went to shop and buy a spark plug of 6 (NGK BPR6EFS-15) for Holden Commodore VY V6 2003 series II. Not because old spark plug are bad. Just want to change to a new set. Drive back home. Put the new spark plug in and in all of them. Car on "Wish me a Luck". It make a surge...
  8. Ta Moo

    Hey! there stop. HELP!!!! Spark plug change over problem.

    This is the story. Went to shop and buy a spark plug of 6 (NGK BPR6EFS-15) for Holden Commodore VY V6 2003 series II. Not because old spark plug are bad. Just want to change to a new set. Drive back home. Put the new spark plug in and in all of them. Car on "Wish me a Luck". It make a surge...
  9. V

    Vy ute regency defect in Adelaide is it worth getting the defect off?

    The other day my brother was driving my vy ute that I've only had for a few months and got pulled over and had the book thrown at him for everything they could find which was rear tyres being on the wear lines, too low which was only because I had my tools in the back, too loud which was fair...
  10. V

    Vy ute regency defect in Adelaide is it worth getting the defect off?

    The other day my brother was driving my vy ute that I've only had for a few months and got pulled over and had the book thrown at him for everything they could find which was rear tyres being on the wear lines, too low which was only because I had my tools in the back, too loud which was fair...
  11. C

    [VIC] Vx taillights

    Hi there I’ve got a 2001 vx commodore and just bought some aftermarket tail lights off a 2001 vx ss and got home and didn’t realise that the tabs on the globe socket don’t match up to the tail lights. What can I do?
  12. J

    VF Commodore Sedan Boot Liner

    Does anyone have a suggestion where I could get a properly fitted boot liner for my 2014 Series 1 VF Commodore Sedan? I've searched through eBay, forums, Google and asked around and haven't been able to find anything to fit what I need. Everything is out of stock, just a generic sized boot...
  13. S

    Shift boot not going on ?

    Hello I’m 16 and have a manual 2002 vu Commodore. I bought it and the shift boot sits inside the Center console and I have no clue how it goes back together. I can’t seem to find anything online about it idk if I’m missing a part or what if anyone has any info would be much appreciated. Also if...
  14. rtmpgt

    Death of the Electric Car - FriendlyJordies

    Hey guys and gals, there's a YouTube comedian/commentator who's probably pretty famous to some of us here in Oz. Jordan Shanks, AKA. FriendlyJordies. Love him or hate him, He's just released a video about the death of Holden and indeed the entire auto industry in Australia. Y'all should take a...
  15. I

    2004 vy new headunit not working? (Jvc media player double din)

    Replaced the stock ones witha brand new one and it doesnt seem to turn on.. i tried everything in my knowledge to make it work.. it wouldnt be the head unit because its brand new. All the wirings are connected to where theyre suppose to be. Only thing i havent done is check the fuse.. but i want...
  16. Wickham_1995

    O2 Sensor/Misfire Count OBD2 Advice

    Hey guys, I was wondering if anybody would be able to help me understand some information i logged tonight. This log was taken over 50 minutes, 50/50 town driving around 30-50km and highway run 100km. HSV E2 Senator 6.2l ls3 317kw 6sp Auto. I recently bought a bluedriver obd2 tool which had...
  17. Big Red VF-SII Go-kart

    Holden no more: 600 jobs go, 10 yr support.

    Was anybody not expecting this, albeit not so quickly? __________________________________- https://mobile.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-17/holden-car-brand-axed-after-160-years-in-australia/11972092?pfmredir=sm and...
  18. JakeVFSV6

    Traction control stuck on?

    I have a 2015 Holden VF SV6 auto When trying to turn all traction control off in the VF (I know you have to Holden the “traction control” button for 8-10 seconds for the esp to turn off as well as the traction control) but even when I have it all turned off, I still can’t get the wheels to spin...
  19. Lingsmith633

    VT Calais electrical seats motor swap?

    Does anyone know if I’m able to put the motors out of my Calais seats into my spac seats? My Calais ones are stuffed so I’m trying to save some money before I go buy new seats. Cheers guys
  20. vscom88

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    Hi I have been doing vats delete tunes for a few years now for memcal based ecus. These are commonly for ecus that need the security aka vats deleted from them to enable the vehicle to fire up. Most cars that require these are vehicles that have had other engines other than the factory option...
  21. P

    Chasing a to-scale VZ/VY Wagon 3D Model

    Hi guys. I'm looking to design a rear wheel carrier for a VZ Adventra that mounts to the rear tailgate. I was wondering if anyone has a VZ Wagon 3d Model that they could share with me. I'm going to have a go with this one but the dimensions are out...
  22. L

    [WA] 2004 vz crewman

    Not sure where to post Should I look into a 2004 vz crewman, 220,000 kms for $4000 I know there's a lot more to it than just kms but I just want a rough guesstimate. Thanks
  23. D

    vr V8 Commodore wont start

    i have a holden commodore VR V8 Auto... it cranks but wont start i have replace the spark plugs, the leads, its got a whole new dizzy and is in line with no1 TDC, the ignigtion coil, the ignition module, new battery, new fuel injectors, and the fule tank has been emptyied and cleaned, new fuel...
  24. J

    2005 VZ Commodore Parking brake shoe

    When pulling the handbrake of my vz commodore the drivers side sinks right down when in drive, and when in reverse the opposite occurs. Is this to do with the rear suspension - normal braking works perfectly fine. Or does the parking brake shoe need to be adjusted ?? This area isn't my expertise...
  25. S

    VY S2 Clubsport Deadlocked Key Battery Dead

    Hey Guy's, As title suggests my VY S2 Clubsport's battery in the key is dead and the car is dead locked. The car's battery isn't dead however I cannot get into the car. Have tried turning the key right hard even while lifting the handle and it's a no go as the key started to bend. Have also...
  26. O

    The End of an Era

    Holden Commodore axed after four decades It was Australia’s favourite car for 15 years straight, but the closure of the local plant began a downward spiral for the once-beloved nameplate. Attribution & Credits: Richard Blackburn, News Corp Australia Network Holden today announced it would no...
  27. GRAN346TURISMO

    [SA] Holden Monaro VZ Boot Lid - Fusion Orange with no Spoiler Holes [WANTED]

    STATUS: Wanted to Buy ITEM: Holden Monaro VZ Boot Lid as per the below DESCRIPTION LOCATION: Adelaide, South Australia CONDITION: New or Used DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: I will pay for Postage/Shipping Costs, otherwise I will Pick Up. PAYMENT OPTIONS: Cash on Pick Up or PayPal for Delivery...
  28. GRAN346TURISMO

    [SA] VDO Dayton Parts [WANTED]

    STATUS: Wanted to Buy ITEMS: VDO Dayton Parts as per the below DESCRIPTION LOCATION: Adelaide, South Australia CONDITION: New or Used - In Working Order DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: I will pay for Postage/Shipping Costs, otherwise I will Pick Up. PAYMENT OPTIONS: Cash on Pick Up or PayPal for...
  29. T

    Vz acclaim fuel gauge error

    Bought a '04 vz acclaim that needed some work. It has a fuel gauge error and it won't start. I have a way to get around it but I need it fixed so I can register the car. I've already installed a new fuel pump assembly and replaced the entire computer including the ecu and bcm but it still came...
  30. S

    Central locking

    So I had this problem with my VU ute where the guy I bought it off of had locked the car with central locking and he sold the battery so I couldn't unlock it with the key, after some effort to connect the battery from under the car I unlocked it with central locking, I just want to know how to...
  31. S

    Central locking

    So I had this problem with my VU ute where the guy I bought it off of had locked the car with central locking and he sold the battery so I couldn't unlock it with the key, after some effort to connect the battery from under the car I unlocked it with central locking, I just want to know how to...
  32. T

    Custom hsv interior

    Hi Hi I've got some custom hsv interior to suit VC-VL and I'm just wondering if anyone could tell me how much it's worth or how much it would cost to have made, I'll try upload pics, any help would be much appreciated. Thanks.
  33. S

    Holden VS V8 transmission cooler lines

    Hi I'm hoping someone could help me. I got a Holden VS 5L Series 1 and as you know series 1 has different transmission cooler lines than the series 2. My ones are pushed on and have clamps from the radiator to oil lines. Just like a radiator hose setup. Series 2 have the hoses screwed together...
  34. Aaron Dobkowski

    Exhaust whistle problem

    so I recently got a new 2 1/2 inch cat back system with a set of J pipes on my ve ss. They sound awesome on idle and for general cruising but as soon as I get into the high revs and put a heavy load on it, it seems to make an awful whistle sound (sounds a bit like a flute or recorder or...
  35. Emilyrose

    L67 calais pulley? Belt?

    Help me! My l67 commodore Is making a horrible noise I'll link a video down below Thought at first maybe the supercharger but disconnected the belt and the noise is still there Supercharger only recently had a new belt put on and oil change Had people say pulley People say belt, water...
  36. G

    Heater tap leaking (Genuine GM, brand new)

    As the title description says. I brought a new genuine GM heater tap from Holden, cost me abit over $50. Reading on these forums people insisted on buying GM. First thing I noticed is that the new one is entirely plastic, apart from the 2 screws and the metal pin that actuates the valve inside...
  37. S

    Lpg converter..what's this?

    Can anyone please tell me what this hole/pipe/vent is for and what should be attached and where should whatever attached attach to? Thanks
  38. J

    Custom SSV Redline or HSV GTS?

    Hi Guys, I have been saving up for a while and am Planning on buying a V8 when I get off my green p plates in the next year or so. I really want the HSV GTS but if I was to buy it would most likely have to remain stock. I like to have something a bit different about my cars that make it stand...
  39. C

    Handbrake Issue

    Hey guys after a bit of advice I have a 2002 vx ss and I notice the handbrake not holding as well as it used to this started a month or so ago and now when I put it on sometimes it holds as it should and other times you can feel the car move slightly as if it hasn't done it's job properly, when...
  40. K

    VZ having a bad hair day

    I recently brought a second hand vz ute. There were no issues with it initially. Only about a day or two ago, i noticed what looked like clumps of hair extensions just hanging out of the exhaust pipe. I keep pulling the crap out whenever I see it because its embarrassing. The car isn't stock...
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