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  1. Macca177

    VS Statesman - Driveline/Center Bearing Help (IRS)

    Hey everyone, I'm wondering if there is any guides/diagrams on how the setup for the spacer configuration/center bearing mounting should be for a lowered IRS? Story so far. (I have owned the car for a few years 100,000kms on it in my time and suspension was already in it) I had the center...
  2. S

    IRS vs Solid axle airbag suspension

    Do either irs or solid axle airbag suspension go lower than the other, my vs ute is solid axle and I heared from a mate that the IRS can basically lay the diff on the ground and solid only goes so far, what do you guys think??
  3. zeropalooba

    Clunking noise from IRS lowered with camber kit installed

    I was wondering if anyone has experienced problems with camber kits causing bolt holes to become flogged out. Some years ago I installed low king springs at the rear of my VS Acclaim with camber kits on the inner bushes. I had a shop do an alignment (the car was never right afterwards, steered...
  4. S

    Changing rear trailing arm

    Hey, car recently got sideswipped by a truck which just kept on driving while i was parked, and it bet the drivers side rear trailing arm to the point where the rear wheel is facing inwards. I've purchased a new (and unbent) trailing arm, just wondering if I need to remove the spring to take...
  5. A

    VF Wagon towing

    Hi, newbie here! I have a VT commodore pulling a converted 7x5 box trailer. Rear tyre blowout in outback Queensland.: Jack-knifed and rolled over....Insurance write off. Question is: do VF commodores have the same structural/suspension problem as the IRS found on the VTs?? Can i tow up to 1.5T/...
  6. xDriiftPrincess

    [QLD] WTB: VS IRS Lowered Suspension

    DESCRIPTION: Wanted to buy ITEM: After VS IRS Lowered Suspension LOCATION: Logan Surrounds. Can travel. CONDITION: preferably good DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Will travel a reasonable distance for pickup. PAYMENT OPTIONS: COD CONTACT DETAILS: PM OTHER INFO: MUST suit IRS...
  7. WazzaVN

    [General] [VP - VZ] How To Put Together An IRS Diff DIY Style + How To Identify An LSD

    So I've been reading a few books, speaking to a few diff shops and mucking around with some diffs lately and thought i'd make a bit of a guide on how to put an irs diff together. I'll be using an irs diff out of a vz (m80) as an example. Now there will be a few pieces of information i will tell...
  8. Ripcell

    [VIC] 3.45 diff gears and LSD center

    ITEM: 3.45 diff gears and LSD center LOCATION: Vic CONDITION: Used PRICE: $350 DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: pickup from ferntree gully PAYMENT OPTIONS: COD CONTACT INFO: 0425358343 OTHER INFO: 3.45 gears and LSD out of my VZ. Had 113k on the clock when they came out...
  9. M

    looking for some VS IRS rear shock replacement advice :D

    Hiya, I'm looking at replacing the rear shocks on my VS irs commy this weekend and i was just wondering if anyone out there has got any handy tips to share regarding anything else that may be easy to replace, or need to be replaced while im back there? Control arm bushes, etc? (So i can...
  10. Q

    rear hub irs play

    Hi guys, hoping someone can help me here. I had a grinding noise coming from the rear of my ss so i jacked it up and took the wheel off the drivers side to check the pads and they werent too bad, as I was putting the wheel back on i noticed there was alot of play in the hub so I...
  11. 43RVT

    VT surging at idle

    Hello all, I own a 1998 50th Anniversary VT, 170,000ks. and lately iv'e noticed its been Surging at idle in drive. also when it does this, it feels like the IRS dips the car up and down.. hard to explain :-/ Any ideas on what the problem could be??
  12. P

    What is irs?

    hey all was just looking at sum sway bars on the net for me vs and it says to fit irs sedan, are all sedans irs and what does it mean does any one know?
  13. B

    VS gas + exhaust...

    Wow, this is a very different experience from my last few cars... now I'm suffering from an overload of information... looking for something a bit more specific now... I've just bought a VS Acclaim, and for financial reasons I'll be putting it on gas as soon as possible... I've been looking...
  14. Scido

    VQ IRS to Solid Axle

    Hi I'm wanting to get rid of the IRS in my Caprice and change it out for a solid axle that i have in my VP wagon. Reason being im sick of chopping tyres out in the arse end and when i do burnouts the tyres last all of 2 minutes before blowing. I've heard a few things around the traps like...
  15. Brendo169

    live axle or irs

    hey guys im about to buy a 96 vs series 1 executive it has the 5L backed by t5 just wondering if it would have live axle or irs....i have been told that the executives came with live axle but not sure i know that the car has a lsd also what are the benefits of either system in your opinions
  16. Turd Ferguson

    [NSW] 2 1/4 Inch Exhaust suit VP VR IRS models

    ITEM: Exhaust to suit Holden IRS VP / VR Commodore V6 and V8 LOCATION: Mirands N.S.W 2228 CONDITION: Used PRICE: http://cgi.ebay.com.au/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=120456268692 DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Pick Up Only PAYMENT OPTIONS: COP, PayPal CONTACT DETAILS: PM me OTHER...
  17. Disturbed_vegeta

    [QLD] FS: irs lsd with 3.45 gears

    ITEM: Vp irs lsd from a vq stato(from what ive been told) LOCATION: brisbane north qld CONDITION: used but is in good order, judging by the gears in it i'd say its been rebuild at some stage because i dont thnk any vn-vt irs diffs came with 3.45s unless theyre out of 215i 6speed senators...
  18. V

    irs questions?

    can anybody tell me pro's an con's of irs suspention?and Fe2?
  19. S2_VR_

    For The Sake Of Lowering!!...about IRS and Live axle i need some help...please

    Hi guys, i have a VR executive With "Live Axle".....and i just bought a VR Calais Shell with New (1500k's) Pedders suspension all round.....my question is i am wanting to transfer the lowered suspension from the calais to the executive....but the question is what can i transfer???.... i...