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  1. V

    304 knock--- Need help!!

    Gday guys New to the forum so would love your help. I've searched this forum and Google all over and haven't found a solution or answer to my problem, only threads that weren't completed, so thought I'd start a new thread. I've recently bought a VP s pack 304 factory auto, completely stock...
  2. YoungHoldenMan

    HELP! What transmission could/will fit a 07 ve sv6?

    My transmission has recently shat its self in my 2007 VE SV6 Holden. Ive been looking around for a M82 transmission (the type of gearbox currently in the car) and finding it hard to find one at a price I can afford. Just wondering if any other gearbox's would fit? like a 6 speed? Also, I'm...
  3. J

    My 2004 vy ecotec auto is struggling under power and I'm not sure why any ideas?

    It struggles if i try to take off hard or accelerate hard from low speeds only seems to happen when i try to accelerate hard I recently upgraded these things trying to fix the problem including - spark plugs, coil packs, ignition leads and I also change the oil + filter and air filter pretty...
  4. 8

    Check engine warning.

    Hey, I've been getting an check engine error coming off and on for last 2 months in my Holden 08 VE SS. I took it to super cheap to get it diagnosed, and it come back with two errors. 1st : P0222 : Throttle valve position sensor 2 : signal to small. 2nd : P2135 : Accelerater pedal position...
  5. O

    Leaky T56

    i have a T56 out of a Vz that has a leaking rear seal Rear seal has been replaced but it still leaks pretty bad! Does anybody know of any further secrets or mystery seals I should look at? The box did come out of a crashed vz Ute so I’m worried it might have some unseen damage? Everything else...
  6. L

    Short in wiring

    Hi guys I have a short in my car and im also getting no spark what so ever I've tried replacing Cabo angle sensor and also have checked all coils but still getting no spark I then got a fuse tester and tested all the fuses and found the shorting fuse which turn the test light off, I don't have a...
  7. V

    Vz ls1 rough idle and service vehicle soon message

    Hey guys I just bought a 2004 vz Calais it’s factory auto ls1 it’s got 290 000km andhasnt been drivin for a few months I’m assuming only because it’s summer as **** and the heater was on full bull when I picked it up but anyway it runs rough and it actually stalled on me when I was leaving the...
  8. Bardy-II

    ALLOYTEC VZ 06 AC Stuck on Demister?

    Hey, so I'm trying to figure out what is going on with my VZ AC system. So far I've replaced: - Resistor Block - All 3 centre dials Fixing these two I've managed to get the 1,2,3,HI setting back which is great, but now it's stuck on the front demister? I double checked to make sure...
  9. Cody Jayne

    Overheating and aircon not working?? SV6 2009 VE sportswagon

    hey everyone! Having some issues and would love some opinions on what’s going on! My car has 255,000ks, no leaks or anything like that and I get her serviced on time. My oil, coolant and water are all filled up (not over filled) The only issue I have is my transmission on the computer is...
  10. Cameron1870

    VE L77 - Dipstick Hole Location

    Hey All I have a 2009 VE SS L77 just put a 3" Harrop Exhaust on her I had to pull out the dipstick tube and all but who knows where the hole is to put it back? I looked all over the net and can't find much info on where the hole is anyone knows? Big Thanks Cameron
  11. VTSS Adelaide

    Vt ls1 fuel pump cut out while driving

    Hey would any one know why my fuel pump would just cut out while i was driving its not the pump because i ran power to it and it worked and theres no power to the relay when i bypassed it need car to get to work any help would be appreciated
  12. DjHarmes

    VY V6 loom on VX?

    Hey everyone, so I blew my motor in my vx bout a month ago and brought a motor and box out of a Vy with the loom, I was wondering if anyone know if it's straight plug and play or if there's any differences between the 2 , cheers
  13. 2000 VX Calais V6

    2000 VX Calais V6

    Hi everyone, I thought I'd share some photos of my old daily drive, my 2000 VX Calais V6. As per the log books, this was originally a GM-H executive car from Holden Ltd in Victoria. I'm told that's why the red round Holden sticker is on the windscreen too. I purchased the car for $11,500 in...
  14. R

    [NSW] Good HQ Holden Mechanic/Workshop in Sydney

    Hi guys, After some info for my HQ, couldn't find a decent forum for the older Holdens anywhere :( I'll be getting my hands on a HQ sedan soon that I'll be rebuilding. Has a straight body with some rust in usual places, wheel arches, window sils, roof edges, looks pretty repairable but has...
  15. T

    Ve SS commodore Tapping noise.

    Hey my ve Commodore ss Ute has started to make a tapping sound wondering if anyone had any ideas on what it might be. I attached a video below hopefully it helps thanks a lot.
  16. Bennyvfssvredline

    Ben's 2014 VF SSV Redline Wagon

    Hi all! Haven't had a holden since my last 2003 vy wagon which then had an L67 engine put in. I recently ordered this Holden VF ssv Redline wagon in silver. Picking it up in November, first plan is to upgrade the exhaust as its so quiet right now https://ibb.co/k3G769 https://ibb.co/iNdRzU...
  17. rtmpgt

    2010 VE SV6 Ute

    After I crashed the wagon... It's time to get revenge. Naaaaaaaaah. It's just a filthy V6 ute. Currently mostly stock at the moment, the plan is to get it to be just a rather fun, chuckable and practical car for mild track use, and some street use as well. Yadda, Yadda, go buy a V8 they say...
  18. B

    Auto Window Module

    Hello, I just had a upgraded alarm system with a auto close window module installed into my 2013 VE Commodore Zseries V6 The automatic window is a cyclops. The window module was installed by SA Auto Installs in South Australia and they did a good job... but I have the module attached to all 4...
  19. J

    4l60e no 1st and 4th gear

    So I recently did a gearbox change in my vx calias 5.7 and when Ive turned accessories on I heard a shorting out sound, all the fuses were fine so I didn't think anything of it. So I went to take the car for a drive and when I started the car t the check engine light came on and I noticed I...
  20. M

    VY / VZ Speakers

    Any tips and advice for installing speakers for the first time?
  21. L

    Vs 5l clutch issues

    Hopefully someone can help. I'm completing a manual conversion in my vs club sport but for some reason the clutch will not disengage . I've checked the cable and pedal which all seems fine. But the clutch is stuck on the whole time. The clutch and thrust bearing are brand new. Any suggestions...
  22. J

    Need help with fault overload code1 by commodore

    So I've been having some issues with my series 2 vy commodore Berlina other there week I started and drove my car got to my destination came back to the car 10mins later to it not wanting to start (well turns over then dies after firing ) After doing some research on this page I came to it being...
  23. J_Caprice

    Jordy's Vs Series 3 Caprice - Build Thread

    Hey guys, been using these forums for years (even since before my account was made) but have never posted anything until now. Thought id throw up a bit of an overview of my weekender as you don't see to many clean ones anymore. I've had the car for about 2 years so have a few things to cover and...
  24. R

    Colour for my VK

    Hi All This is my first post, excited to be part of the community. I purchased a Vk SL a few weeks ago from a old man in country Victoria. -Waltons Blue 134 pack -Factory numbers matching V8 -Aussie 4 speed -Original interior in excellent condition (Cerulean) -Front and rear Group A add on...
  25. sonyxperiageek

    Check Engine Light Came On - P0174 System Too Lean (bank 2)

    So my 2013 SV6 Holden Commodore check engine light came on today and so I scanned it using my OBD scanner and it came up with the following: (Click to enlarge) Has anybody had this issue and what was the best way to go about diagnosing the issue please? I really really really really hope...
  26. LucasG-SS

    2012 VE SS Infotainment Screen Doesn't go Bright and Stays Dimmed

    I have a 2012 SS Commodore and the Infotainment screen stays dimmed. During the day I cant see a thing! The screen is supposed to go bright when it is sunny, and dim when its night time, my screen stays on dimmed. It rarely goes bright, and hasn't gone bright for months now! I am not sure if...
  27. B

    VF Series II 2017 SV6 Transmission Problem

    Purchased new VF Ute mid 2017. Torque convertor failed at 2000km and replaced. Noticed at 16,000km reverse gear slipping and have been told auto transmission requires replacing. Have been told Holden do not have a new transmission and I will have to have a reconditioned one installed. They have...
  28. Inside Garage

    Todd's 8 second street driven VH Commodore

    We travelled to Geelong to check out Todd’s very fast VH Commodore, the ultimate combo of race car meets street car!! Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/insidegaragetv/
  29. Mattde

    I finally got one (VZ CALAIS)

    I've been on this forum for a number of years dropping in and out and after owning a few commodores over the years (all modest V6's) I have finally bought a V8. A gorgeous Silver 2005 VZ Calais in mint condition (160,000km - no mods) I couldn't be happier! I'm sure there are many threads...
  30. S

    VS 5L Miss under load

    Hi I'm after some help and advice as I just got no idea what the problem could be. I have a Holden VS 5L Calais. The problem I have is when I'm cruising and up a slight hill and revs are around 1200 to 1500rpm the engine starts to kinda splatter. Like its got a miss or something but then if I...
  31. xev_

    2001 VX Berlina - Engine Bay (Digital) Fuse Diagram for everyone

    Hey all! So my own original Fuse/Relay Diagram has practically perished so I took it upon myself to recreate it 1:1 in Photoshop and here's the result. I figured I'd share it with everyone else whom might find it handy. ;) (Dimensions to print 12.5cm x 4.5cm with 300ppi (75% Scaling was used...
  32. R

    Replacing left exterior mirror on Holden Commodore VZ 2005

    Hello, some idiot ripped my exterior left mirror out of my VZ, is it possible to insert a new exterior mirror or do I have to change the whole assembly?
  33. DeathSammich

    Lost Cylinder Compression

    Have a recent rebuilt l67 and lost compression in 2 cylinders. Both around 60psi. I have new heads to put on it but was just wondering, if 2 cylinders are down on compression would that cause a major increase in fuel consumption? Like 16-18l per 100 average? Thanks
  34. L

    Sv6 Ute Model Types

    Hey all, im interested in buying a SV6 ute for work, and i see all these models such as sv6 black, storm, lightning, Z series ect, just wondering what the difference is between them all and which is the best out of all of them, cheers
  35. Limited Edition 1992 Excutive VP Holden Commodore

    Limited Edition 1992 Excutive VP Holden Commodore

    My pride and joy. Only 1 owner for 23 years before my brother bought it for me in December 2014 as a Christmas present. Immaculate interior, starting to rust on the outside body and colour fading from original owners half ass paint work. Supposedly has an LSD chip *cough* (bullshit) *cough*
  36. Peial

    Vr turbo not starting properly

    Ok so a few months ago my 3.8 decided it would start for about 3 seconds then die. Iv tried duin a diagnostic test but wouldn't even recognse my car even tried paperclip bridge to the connecter but check engine light stayed on. A note is that iv put a turbo on it but it has had no problems...
  37. Jessi Meekin

    PLEASE HELP!! 92 VP TROUBLE!!

    PLEASE HELP ME!!!! So I’m wanting to get an OBD1 BLUETOOTH/WIFI scanner for my 1992 VP Holden Commodore. I’ve been told I have a 6 pin adapter located where the glove box is and that an OBD2 scanner won’t work in my car as it’s fairly old... I’ve been looking on eBay and so far I’ve had no...
  38. L

    How to upgrade my Holden commodore vp executive?

    Hey guys I wanna upgrade my vp don’t want to spend to much money at the moment I just wanna upgrade it’s performance a bit and have a bit of fun gotta start somewhere what do you guys recommend Thanks !!! **edit** Here is a photo 3.8l V6
  39. 2agle_2ye

    VZ SV6 4th/5th gear no acceleration weird revs

    Hey guys, So with my auto SV6 I have noticed that if I am just cruising in 5th or 4th gear at like 1000-2000rpm my car has some serious problem accelerating in those gears. It's easier to notice if I basically floor it in those situations the revs will go up like 500rpm drop back down and then...
  40. A

    Holden Commodore 2009 SV6 fault codes upon fault codes

    I had missfires in my car which haunted me for the better half of a year, it would come and go all the time randomly, I had all the spark plugs replaced and got all new coil packs in the end which fixed the problem. Now, a couple of weeks after, I'm getting fault codes I've never gotten before...
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