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...
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??
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...
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...
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/...
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...
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...
ITEM: 3.45 diff gears and LSD center
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...
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...
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...
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??
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...
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...
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
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...
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???....