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Old 16-12-09, 10:23   #26
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hey guys i just bought all my springs (King Springs Super lows) and bought my rear shocks.
Now i've just relised monroe do gt sport
i've bought GT gas part# 15-3034 it says fe2 comparable
whats the diffrence should i be ok ???
Mechanic was going to install tomorrow but i might pospone if it not right....

any one shead so light need to know asap
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Old 18-12-09, 09:43   #27
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*Update* new springs/shocks

Monroe GT Shocks (shortened)
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Rear = snip snip 2 coils but feels fine not to bouncy


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Old 11-04-10, 15:41   #28
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Head gasket blew after a leak became worse from the return hose for the heatercore end result is MOTOR REBUILD



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Old 13-10-10, 17:55   #29
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NEW Alloy Radiator $250 works a treat never goes over a 1/4 on the temp guage



and a picture with stockies on it a few days ago (Fun times)

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Old 13-10-10, 18:17   #30
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The body & paint looks like it's in pretty good condition. Why didn't you just get Ultra lows instead of cutting the SLs?
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Old 13-10-10, 18:23   #31
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it will happen soon mate i have 3 months (licance suspention) to do some work 2 her i wanna get new front struts also get the diff and transmission surviced any advice ???

also will i have trouble with ultra lows in the rear with 235/35/19's???
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Old 13-10-10, 18:57   #32
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hey man i really like your car ay all of the front end lines up nicely.
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Old 30-10-10, 02:04   #33
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hey man i really like your car ay all of the front end lines up nicely.
cheers lots of time went into making the front end line up
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Old 14-11-10, 19:23   #34
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ok guys a i'am having car problems i'am not getting spark from the coil ........i have replaced the coil and still no spark, Leads are brand new and i have fuel so whats could be causing the problem ????
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FIXED PROBLEM ended up been lose wire in the plug that connects to the Crank Angle Sensor
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Old 20-11-10, 16:44   #35
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just washed her, so i thought i'd chuck up some pictures also starting to dummy up a bit of a audio install. tell me your thoughts =)

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Old 22-11-10, 17:41   #36
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bought vl Calais wheels they need a polish but other then that look very nice

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Old 15-02-11, 00:07   #37
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MY Maroon Calais S2 & the G/F's S1 Grey Calais (Bought it for her 18th B day Prezzy)

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Old 15-02-11, 00:16   #38
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wow havnt looked in here for ages...were did u buy the grey calais?
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Old 15-02-11, 11:14   #39
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wow havnt looked in here for ages...were did u buy the grey calais?
bought it off a old bloke near sublime point 20min from the gong for $3300
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Old 10-03-11, 20:47   #40
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*UPDATE*

picked up a 2nd hand rusted pair of venetian gave them a clean up and resprayed them what u guys reckon??



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Old 10-03-11, 21:25   #41
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venetians look tuff mate, need a pair for the side 1/4 windows
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Old 10-03-11, 22:26   #42
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preety sure i saw this today on great westernn...unless im wrong
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Old 11-03-11, 00:00   #43
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preety sure i saw this today on great westernn...unless im wrong
nar mate wasn't me its been off the road for 2months i'am serving a suspention
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Old 03-04-11, 11:42   #44
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let the mrs and her mate drive my car to palm beach last night (face palm) shouldn't have end result :-


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Old 05-04-11, 13:00   #45
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o.O unlucky man, that the only damage? btw, nice clean Calais looks good on the Calais rims.
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Old 05-04-11, 13:25   #46
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new center piece of front bar came today $59 later now need it to be resprayed


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Old 05-04-11, 13:35   #47
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sell it and get a GMH bar from a wrecker...

worst thing i did after ****ing my front bar was get a cheap sh!tty one like that ^^^

one day in the sun and the slvt warped
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Old 05-04-11, 14:14   #48
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checked the local wreckers and pick n pay less and all the bars they had were damaged , thankx for the advice i'll keep looking
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Old 05-04-11, 14:19   #49
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no worrys. trust me.. its worth the extra $$ and time waisting if u have a clean vl..

if it was a ****ter i wuldnt say nuffen but if ur vl's clean then keep it that way

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Old 05-04-11, 15:56   #50
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no worrys. trust me.. its worth the extra $$ and time waisting if u have a clean vl..

if it was a ****ter i wuldnt say nuffen but if ur vl's clean then keep it that way

all the best
lol **** dude, where bouts do u park ur car man? sahara desert?? ive done heaps of after market bars on previous vls ive owned and they last fine?? Maybe a dodgy batch lol!! If it was a showcar man but even if it does somehow warp slightly who is ever going to even notice lol!!

think that one will be sweet squeezy
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