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Forum: Other VLs 20-06-06, 22:14
Replies: 7
Views: 2,684
Posted By vl88
Update!!!

Hey all its been awhile since my last update so here is whats happened:

*No crazy monsta tacho
*Steering wheel that doesnt bend on itself!!!!! GOLD!!
*Got defected for my gas system (regency)...
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 10-04-06, 13:05
Replies: 37
Views: 1,344
Posted By vl88
Do you still have all those original coolant...

Do you still have all those original coolant hoses on ur engine? (the little one's that travel through the manifold etc?? My car ran like yours and i found that i had to pretty much replace ALL of my...
Forum: For Sale - Everything Else 28-02-06, 12:12
Replies: 21
Views: 1,741
Posted By vl88
hey what you after for the SL taillights? whats...

hey what you after for the SL taillights? whats their condition? cheers
Forum: Other VLs 28-02-06, 11:56
Replies: 7
Views: 2,684
Posted By vl88
Well an airflow meter only regulates the air fuel...

Well an airflow meter only regulates the air fuel mixture for petrol where gas has a mixer (which you can see the pipe is connected to) which you adjust the air & fuel mixture (theres a screw at the...
Forum: Other VLs 27-02-06, 21:23
Replies: 7
Views: 2,684
Posted By vl88
Well i looked up the VIN number and it said it...

Well i looked up the VIN number and it said it was a SL/executive so its a colmination of the both so i spose that pretty special :p made in adelaide 1988 etc. I took the stripes off it 2.

I put...
Forum: South Australia 22-02-06, 10:39
Replies: 134
Views: 4,453
Posted By vl88
alright sweet. i wont feel like a complete prat :p

alright sweet. i wont feel like a complete prat :p
Forum: Other VLs 19-02-06, 14:56
Replies: 7
Views: 2,684
Posted By vl88
My VL Special Edition 5 Speed (gas)

G'day everyone this is my VL special edition 5 speed on gas as the title suggests :p

Current mods:
extractors, 2 1/2" hotdog exhaust, 15" mags(fronts) and stockies on the back. HKS pod filter,...
Forum: South Australia 19-02-06, 00:41
Replies: 134
Views: 4,453
Posted By vl88
I'm pretty sure i will be able to make it to my...

I'm pretty sure i will be able to make it to my first CT cruise. vl88 - Stefan - WNY155

p.s am i the only newby coming??
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 16-02-06, 15:43
Replies: 17
Views: 787
Posted By vl88
^^^^^^^^^agree. My mate took all mufflers off his...

^^^^^^^^^agree. My mate took all mufflers off his VL and he said the gain was noticable. Least this way cops would only charge you for undue noise ;)
cheers
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 15-02-06, 19:04
Replies: 12
Views: 775
Posted By vl88
Yes i will cheers Danny! I thought the car had it...

Yes i will cheers Danny! I thought the car had it but anyway here are the REAL compression figures:

1 - 200psi
2 - 205psi
3 - 226psi
4 - 232psi
5 - 195psi
6 - 200psi

im happy with that :D
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 15-02-06, 12:58
Replies: 12
Views: 775
Posted By vl88
Cheers guys, youve been a great help!

Cheers guys, youve been a great help!
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 14-02-06, 20:50
Replies: 12
Views: 775
Posted By vl88
i put a little bit of oil in all before doing the...

i put a little bit of oil in all before doing the test on them. Dont know what that means :s Thanks for comments!
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 14-02-06, 20:19
Replies: 12
Views: 775
Posted By vl88
Compression Test

Hey did a compression test on my VL and these were the results:

1st Cylinder : 162psi
2nd Cylinder: 175psi
3rd Cylinder: 165psi
4th Cylinder: 160psi
5th Cylinder: 147psi
6th Cylinder 130psi
...
Forum: For Sale - Drivetrain 10-02-06, 15:13
Replies: 15
Views: 486
Posted By vl88
What's the condition of the RB30 heads?? fix up...

What's the condition of the RB30 heads?? fix up jobs or???
Forum: South Australia 06-02-06, 02:00
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By vl88
8REASNS - 8 reasons 8NT ME - Aint Me COPTIS -...

8REASNS - 8 reasons
8NT ME - Aint Me
COPTIS - Cop this
F8NT - Faint
I8U EZ - I ate you easy

different but u said you wanted different.....
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 05-02-06, 18:21
Replies: 20
Views: 892
Posted By vl88
how is the pressure in ur hoses?? with a towl...

how is the pressure in ur hoses?? with a towl squeeze it and see if the pressure is abnormally high and listen close to the bleeder valve. I found with myne that the thread in the bleeder was weak...
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 04-02-06, 01:08
Replies: 11
Views: 734
Posted By vl88
btw there also has been no sign of power loss at...

btw there also has been no sign of power loss at all....dont know if that helps at all....

Cheers!
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 04-02-06, 01:04
Replies: 11
Views: 734
Posted By vl88
radiator or gasket?

Hey my VL has been operating at half way or more lately which it has never done since ive had it. I took it to the mechanic and first he said head gasket but said he would investagate all other...
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 01-02-06, 03:42
Replies: 370
Views: 154,821
Posted By vl88
Some suggestions: XF throttle body ...

Some suggestions:

XF throttle body
2.6litre magna injectors (mate put them in his vx achieved a 4kw power increase)
increase the idle(100-200rpm)
If you can afford to: Octane boost!
...
Forum: VL Non-Turbo Discussion 01-02-06, 03:28
Replies: 14
Views: 712
Posted By vl88
I feel your pain mate. My VL has already cracked...

I feel your pain mate. My VL has already cracked the head and had been replaced before i bought it and now it seems as though my head Gasket has gone in it!!! the water in the radiator gets bubbles...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 01-02-06, 02:53
Replies: 33
Views: 2,701
Posted By vl88
Oh Yeah very nice, cant beat those Canary Yellow...

Oh Yeah very nice, cant beat those Canary Yellow VL's :D
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 31-01-06, 23:36
Replies: 108
Views: 4,083
Posted By vl88
bling ppl?? yeah i meant "blind." Yes im bored...

bling ppl?? yeah i meant "blind." Yes im bored tonight.
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 31-01-06, 23:35
Replies: 108
Views: 4,083
Posted By vl88
you would bling ppl with these: ...

you would bling ppl with these:
http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a8/VL5Speed/need2BLING222222.jpg

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a8/VL5Speed/need2BLING33.jpg

oooo Gold Class..(not that good...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 31-01-06, 23:02
Replies: 108
Views: 4,083
Posted By vl88
here PLY BOI, there not that good cuz ur photo...

here PLY BOI, there not that good cuz ur photo wasnt vry good quality but ye it will give ya an idea anyway..

Ferrari rims
http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a8/VL5Speed/Blingme2-3.jpg

another...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 31-01-06, 22:25
Replies: 108
Views: 4,083
Posted By vl88
i was bored with my car oneday..... ...

i was bored with my car oneday.....

http://i8.photobucket.com/albums/a8/VL5Speed/MYVL-side-BLING.jpg
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