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Old 24-06-11, 19:27   #1
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Yelp it's back! After acquiring the vl off Pete near on two years ago it has reclaimed the roads. The car has been in storage for a while with other going on's and after a couple of finishing touches hit the pits yesterday and passed.


Cars running rb25det, 33 5speed, 3 inch dump/exhaust, vlt lsd

Average pics between showers!




Things replaced/repaired:
Replaced diff (Had vn ss diff now rebuilt vlt)
Adjustable panhard
Handbrake Cable (Missing)
Valley cover fitted
Gearbox coverplate (Missing)
Speedo drive (Put mx7 in)
Speedo cable (Turbo cable)
New upper and lower control arms/bushes
New steering rack
Exhaust welded back on
Secured air pod
Battery clamp
Changed flip front/motor (Didnt work)
New window squirt motor
Bonnet grille fitted
Parcel shelf with speakers
Back seat belts (Others didnt retract)
Retrimmed front seat (Was ripped loosing foam wire exposed)
Boot carpet (Missing)
Heap of electrical work (Reverse switch, plate light, horn cleanup etc)
Immobiliser fitted
Got indicators cancelling
Fan/demisters working
Trusty pursuits fitted

Ready to be fitted so far:
FMIC
Piping with turbosmart type2 bov
Turbosmart dual stage boost controller
Autometer gauges
Apexi turbo timer
Chrome dress rings/centers
Custom boot install

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Old 24-06-11, 19:46   #2
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looks good!
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Old 24-06-11, 19:46   #3
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Yeah rad, another member of the 25 club!
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Old 24-06-11, 19:51   #4
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*** i want this back so badly
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Old 24-06-11, 19:52   #5
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you would only own it for a week anyway..
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Old 24-06-11, 19:56   #6
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thats killer mate. ditch the wheel and handbrake cover though! is that headlight cover a different shade of red or is it just the light/angle its on?
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Old 24-06-11, 20:10   #7
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zak, i would not

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Old 24-06-11, 20:13   #8
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thats killer mate. ditch the wheel and handbrake cover though! is that headlight cover a different shade of red or is it just the light/angle its on?
Yeah mate getting that sprayed from my panel beater mate when he can fit it in also getting the brackets and pins for the rear headrests...
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Old 24-06-11, 20:21   #9
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hey mate if u need the metal brackets i got a set u can have, im in willeton tho!
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Old 24-06-11, 21:03   #10
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was wondering what happened to this the other day. looks good man
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Old 24-06-11, 22:02   #11
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Hey man nice car so did u get permits for it and what did the dpi ask u to complete
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Old 25-06-11, 01:37   #12
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Misses took it in the rest is history...
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Old 25-06-11, 06:34   #13
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ditch the 'look at me' turbo badge on the dashmat pls
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Old 25-06-11, 11:09   #14
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Old 25-06-11, 11:32   #15
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Oh nice so u got it over pretty easy then !?
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Old 25-06-11, 13:05   #16
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Yeah mate no dramas at all
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Old 27-06-11, 13:05   #17
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Killer, finally on the road !! i put this thing together, engine in and wired it up at home n drove it with dealer plates for a bit !!

Going all goood now yeah? see its still got the different colour eyelid i painted just to drive it for a bit hahaa
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Old 27-06-11, 21:18   #18
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Yeah man remember that!

Chrome dress trims for now...
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Old 28-06-11, 12:42   #19
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Old 28-06-11, 14:26   #20
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very nice reformed i like the red/silver combo,

burgo? whats with those pics is that what the car looks like before or after or is it another car than this one im confused?
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Old 28-06-11, 16:26   #21
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thats wat it looked like 2 days after i fitted the engine box etc
old pics i had on photo bucket from 2-3yr ago
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Old 01-07-11, 23:29   #22
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thank god the rims have changed

good to see it return!
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Old 01-07-11, 23:45   #23
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^^^ agree
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Old 04-07-11, 17:21   #24
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rims were gay but only legal tread i had.. legal cause i hated them n never used them once i had newwies lol
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Old 08-07-11, 19:19   #25
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Good old vl's , first problem Hitachi alternator pumping hard voltage fixed with Bosch number (thanks Colin). Battery warning light under bonnet for now...
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