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Discussion in 'The Pub' started by ari666, Sep 15, 2010.

  1. Dayvo

    Dayvo Because i can

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    Changed the trans fluid and filter , engine oil change and filter and flushed the cooling system .
     
  2. Adds_05

    Adds_05 Member

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    took it for a run to see what the new tyres are like in the wet
     
  3. Astranomical

    Astranomical Ecotec just kicked in yo

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    Checked the tyre pressures and then drove into Bundaberg, grabbed some KFC, refueled, caught up with a mate, and drove back home.
     
  4. VLC86

    VLC86 ..stay N/A..

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    Took the head off and started taking the gearbox out :D
     
  5. Terry Appleby

    Terry Appleby New Member

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    Purchased a complete front set of 2010 Camaro SS Brembo brakes for the WM Caprice from Evil Bay USA, $365 plus $207 shipping. Lets see how we go?
     
  6. karlos

    karlos New Member

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    About to replace the serp belt on my L67,Gazzanats destroyed it and has moved nearly 1/2 an inch on dial lol.
     
  7. VKCOMMO

    VKCOMMO Carpark Mechanic.....

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    Did the 1000km service on it today.

    Filter wrench wouldnt fit over the Z154 so i improvised

    [​IMG]
     
  8. somefool

    somefool Member

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    pulled backseat out, ran wire from boot to alarm, broke an led strip, fixed an led strip, put back seat in. lol improvisation ^^
     
  9. LUMPY 8

    LUMPY 8 buddaboy1990

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    sweet f*#k all..... the pos deserves 2 sit there 4 a while seeming it died on me the other day so i will be driving around in the 4x4 until next week when the fully sick volvo 740 comes back from the shop
     
  10. undersuspicion

    undersuspicion Now That's How We Roll!

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    lol, drove it to the train station this morning.
     
  11. bogan_vk

    bogan_vk New Member

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    been busy today washed the vk , and then pulled the 10 bolt lsd out of the spare parts vk then had a car removalist remove the bare shell.
     
  12. ryno_vrx

    ryno_vrx Donating Member

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    replaced rear drivers side window regulator and central locking thingy....tomorrow i'll tackle the other side ...
    ok that was i lie i didn't do a thing i got my mate around again to do it lol
     
  13. undersuspicion

    undersuspicion Now That's How We Roll!

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    drove it home from the traino
     
  14. nemesis_adrasteia

    nemesis_adrasteia better to reign in hell

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    got my mate to drive me home in it as i was stilldrunk from last night
     
  15. immortality

    immortality Home of the smoky breakfast Bacon! Staff Member

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    i thought about it
     
  16. PaRaDoX

    PaRaDoX Because Racecouch...

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    Did some more tuning to get the bastard to idle right on a cold/hot start
     
  17. System

    System Donating Member

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    full tank of fuel lol
     
  18. Tim Smtih

    Tim Smtih Sexy Man

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    just buy a v8 lol
    Brake pads. Yay no more squeaking!
     
  19. wraith

    wraith Hand over the dog bikkies

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    Attempted to fix it. Replaced map sensor plug. Now it won't even kick over. Tried another battery to no avail. Over it. Getting auto leccy out.
     
  20. Shortstuff

    Shortstuff Random

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    Replaced the trailing arms and fitted an adjustable panhard rod. And drove it.
     

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