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Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 19-04-18, 22:58
Replies: 40
Views: 1,260
Posted By mattlads
I was talking about the investment finewine...

I was talking about the investment finewine thread and other comments but do not worry.
Half the people in this thread all tried to ask me how much i sold my calais for... so you all do care about...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 19-04-18, 20:17
Replies: 40
Views: 1,260
Posted By mattlads
katsa i dont want to be a **** but every thread...

katsa i dont want to be a **** but every thread you have made the last 6 months has been about the value of a vl ....
i am a big vl fan dont get me wrong but they are not valuable.... ( except hdt,...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 23-11-17, 13:35
Replies: 7
Views: 1,178
Posted By mattlads
also try smaller shops, most smash repair shops...

also try smaller shops, most smash repair shops dont want a bar of it because old holdens are very time consuming with all the extra trims and mouldings. they could do 10 repairs and make alot more...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 22-11-17, 20:21
Replies: 7
Views: 1,178
Posted By mattlads
for a full respray for a vl 7k is not bad if that...

for a full respray for a vl 7k is not bad if that includes the silver bumpers window black outs and main base colour including inside of doors and boot and underneath bonnet , normally another...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 22-11-17, 20:16
Replies: 35
Views: 2,682
Posted By mattlads
i hate the fact that the last 20 threads that...

i hate the fact that the last 20 threads that have been made are all about vls as investments instead of being worked on.
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 11-08-17, 14:32
Replies: 39
Views: 9,772
Posted By mattlads
http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Rb30-Inlet-Plenum-Turbo...

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Rb30-Inlet-Plenum-Turbo-Manifold-Vl-Patrol-Skyline-/112519916400?hash=item1a32b5ab70:g:rN4AAOSwsMpZjTFR
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 03-06-17, 20:44
Replies: 46
Views: 5,956
Posted By mattlads
before you all jump into buying turbo vls as...

before you all jump into buying turbo vls as investments you know datsun 1200s are fetching 7000- 15000 lately
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 30-05-17, 15:11
Replies: 46
Views: 5,956
Posted By mattlads
i would definitely buy a car with a police...

i would definitely buy a car with a police replacement vin as a daily driver or a toy but if i was going for the all original and spending big money investing in the car i would not buy one
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 29-05-17, 17:11
Replies: 46
Views: 5,956
Posted By mattlads
im talking about the last year and a half boys iv...

im talking about the last year and a half boys iv seen about 15 . im not looking to buy one but i normally browse gumtree and other sites every day out of habit haha , ill post if i see

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Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 29-05-17, 15:52
Replies: 46
Views: 5,956
Posted By mattlads
i think you guys are having a bit of a wank down...

i think you guys are having a bit of a wank down here in melbourne/ sydney when i was looking for a lw5 calais i saw about 5 in a few months on gumtree for 5000 -7000 for varying half decent...
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 16-05-17, 11:34
Replies: 39
Views: 9,772
Posted By mattlads
hey guys i know it has been a long time since i...

hey guys i know it has been a long time since i last updated
here is the first sample i got


http://i63.tinypic.com/2s6pq3k.jpg

http://i65.tinypic.com/1zdx36q.jpg

and here is them being...
Forum: VL Turbos 09-03-17, 11:54
Replies: 29
Views: 8,172
Posted By mattlads
update i ended up moving ,put the car on gumtree...

update i ended up moving ,put the car on gumtree it sold within 10 minutes is now gone

http://i68.tinypic.com/ztya7q.jpg

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Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 23-12-16, 14:34
Replies: 9
Views: 2,149
Posted By mattlads
ive had 4 1986s three of them had black and...

ive had 4 1986s
three of them had black and one had silver
the silver was on a white vl
the other cars were brown , red and eucumbe blue

guess its just up to personal preferance
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 20-12-16, 12:40
Replies: 31
Views: 4,909
Posted By mattlads
you cant talk morgs you just tried to sell me a...

you cant talk morgs you just tried to sell me a set of used door moulds for $200 hahaha
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 12-12-16, 14:49
Replies: 3
Views: 2,163
Posted By mattlads
there was someone on ebay who used to do the...

there was someone on ebay who used to do the reproduction moulds because i had a few brand new ones come with my car as spares, so still searching
Forum: General, Electrics, Engine Management, Wheels, Bodywork 09-12-16, 11:40
Replies: 2
Views: 2,299
Posted By mattlads
you just have to gently jiggle connecting rods...

you just have to gently jiggle connecting rods and she will pop loose if you try and yank them they wont move.

this happens everytime i pull them out definatley dont throw it out
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 09-12-16, 11:13
Replies: 31
Views: 4,909
Posted By mattlads
i cant imagine the corvette doing well in...

i cant imagine the corvette doing well in australia .
found this article
...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 08-12-16, 20:24
Replies: 3
Views: 2,163
Posted By mattlads
who has one of these door moulds

hey guys i know this doesnt go here but i need a drivers side upper door mould urgently. i have searched wreckers , gumtree every ebay wrip off dismantler possible and i still cant find this bloody...
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 08-12-16, 17:07
Replies: 31
Views: 4,909
Posted By mattlads
there was an article in wheels magazine at the...

there was an article in wheels magazine at the start of the year saying holden would be importing an american 2 door the same way ford brought over the mustang .
they didnt say what it was tho
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 12-10-16, 20:49
Replies: 238
Views: 61,693
Posted By mattlads
http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/woodend/cars-vans-u...

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/woodend/cars-vans-utes/vl-le-hdt-commodore/1126568806
Forum: VL Turbos 05-10-16, 16:30
Replies: 29
Views: 8,172
Posted By mattlads
ok ive done basically nothing since the last post...

ok ive done basically nothing since the last post because there is a strong chance i will be moving and might have to get rid of the car .

but here is a photo my mum sent me of a old doorcard off...
Forum: Drag racing/Track racing 05-09-16, 11:06
Replies: 5
Views: 3,175
Posted By mattlads
check your private messages pigsy

check your private messages pigsy
Forum: VL Turbo Discussion 02-09-16, 13:12
Replies: 124
Views: 11,698
Posted By mattlads
the old "this car is to good for me"

the old "this car is to good for me"
Forum: VL Turbos 22-08-16, 15:41
Replies: 29
Views: 8,172
Posted By mattlads
yeah i went threw every sandwich bag of...

yeah i went threw every sandwich bag of unlabelled bolts i had and couldn't find any deano.

alright so im about to start buying paint and i was always just thinking about white over silver with a...
Forum: VL Turbos 21-08-16, 14:07
Replies: 29
Views: 8,172
Posted By mattlads
can anybody confirm clear this up for me the...

can anybody confirm clear this up for me
the car has a turbo box with a 2500rpm stall (dont even know if it works)
i have the sandwich plates and found a flexplate in the boot but the teeth on it...
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