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Forum: VL Turbos 06-07-14, 16:19
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Thanks for the feedback. The car sits on the VT...

Thanks for the feedback. The car sits on the VT GTS wheels currently and you can actually see the Walky wheels stacked up in the corner of the top photo.

Cheers
Forum: VL Turbos 06-07-14, 16:07
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Thanks for all the nice comments guys!. I've just...

Thanks for all the nice comments guys!. I've just been fixing a few niggling problems up and taking it on the occasional Sunday drive.

The intercooler that I had fitted was annoying me, as it...
Forum: VL Turbos 26-05-14, 18:58
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Thanks for all the feedback guys. I've just...

Thanks for all the feedback guys.

I've just been enjoying this thing, fixing a few little problems and cruising it on Sundays.

I stumbled across some wheels for sale that I have wanted for a...
Forum: VL Turbos 24-04-14, 19:42
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Righto trendsetters, I'll let the pictures do the...

Righto trendsetters, I'll let the pictures do the talking!
http://i166.photobucket.com/albums/u105/Chaz_007/IMG_5876.jpg
http://i166.photobucket.com/albums/u105/Chaz_007/IMG_5875.jpg...
Forum: VL Turbos 08-04-14, 18:06
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Thanks for the feedback guys. I'm hoping to have...

Thanks for the feedback guys. I'm hoping to have it on the road by the start of May.

Cheers
Ben
Forum: VL Turbos 07-04-14, 07:43
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
A few updates for you guys. At the start of...

A few updates for you guys.

At the start of the project, I brought a new 2 piece moulded carpet from an Australian manufacturer. I spent a full day fitting it, adjusting it and at the end of the...
Forum: Other VLs 23-03-14, 17:56
Replies: 61
Views: 17,983
Posted By Chaz_007
Loving the white centre walky's!.

Loving the white centre walky's!.
Forum: VL Turbos 23-03-14, 17:48
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
I repaired the opera surrounds with Araldite....

I repaired the opera surrounds with Araldite. With the non structural cracks I just v'd them out with a dremel and filled the crack. Once dry I just sanded them back flat.

Were there was material...
Forum: VL Turbos 23-03-14, 16:04
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Ok team, this weeks updates. I've had 2 full days...

Ok team, this weeks updates. I've had 2 full days working on it and I have achieved
- Dash fully assembled and 100% working http://i166.photobucket.com/albums/u105/Chaz_007/image-18.jpg
- Alpine...
Forum: VL Turbos 18-03-14, 19:10
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Just a quick one guys, I just found this site in...

Just a quick one guys, I just found this site in my search for clips for my VL.
A good alternative to Rare Spares!

https://www.motortradesuppliers.com.au

For example the bumper trim clips are...
Forum: VL Turbos 17-03-14, 18:16
Replies: 40
Views: 6,540
Posted By Chaz_007
I think this thing looks great with the walkys...

I think this thing looks great with the walkys wheels and no kit. Defiantly making me want a set of walkys for mine!.

Cheers
Ben
Forum: VL Turbos 17-03-14, 18:01
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Thanks for the feedback guys. Mitch, here is...

Thanks for the feedback guys.

Mitch, here is a quick and dirty on how I went about relaying my headlights. The 2 things I was aiming to achieve were
1. Not to re melt the factory fuse box
2. To...
Forum: VL Turbos 10-03-14, 17:59
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Ok team, it's been a little while between...

Ok team, it's been a little while between updates. The reason for the lack of updates is I became a father!. The little bugger came 6 weeks early, so the VL was thrown onto the back burner for a...
Forum: VL Turbos 29-01-14, 15:18
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
I just used Aareldite and an old plastic lunch...

I just used Aareldite and an old plastic lunch box to repair them. They seem to have bonded well and have come up a treat!.

Cheers
Ben
Forum: VL Turbos 27-01-14, 17:24
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Righto, Updates. The topcoat has been left...

Righto, Updates.

The topcoat has been left to sit for a week. All of the front panels were removed and the door rubbers replaced.

I transported the car around to the father-in-laws and we...
Forum: VL Turbos 10-01-14, 19:08
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Ok trendsetters, good progress was made today....

Ok trendsetters, good progress was made today. The car at the start of the day
http://i166.photobucket.com/albums/u105/Chaz_007/1479481_10152528612994046_1769117091_n.jpg...
Forum: VL Turbos 08-01-14, 13:02
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Cheers for the feedback guys. It looks like the...

Cheers for the feedback guys. It looks like the top coat will go on (weather permitting) ether Friday or Saturday. Once the top coat is on all of the front panels will be removed in preparation for...
Forum: VL Turbos 07-01-14, 16:35
Replies: 88
Views: 36,013
Posted By Chaz_007
I watching this thread with great interest!. ...

I watching this thread with great interest!.
Love the wheels and I can't wait to see the brakes behind them!

P.S Good colour combo!
Forum: VL Turbos 05-01-14, 08:12
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
The car is being sprayed in acrylic, so the old...

The car is being sprayed in acrylic, so the old man just put a base coat (3 coats) around the doors and on the shell before we put the doors/guards and bonnet back on.

The hanging panels got 3...
Forum: VL Turbos 04-01-14, 10:33
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
Thanks for the feedback guys. The car is...

Thanks for the feedback guys.

The car is has just been wet rubbed ready for top coat, the last photo was from Thursday week ago. Hopefully top coat will go on in the next week or two.

Once...
Forum: VL Turbos 03-01-14, 14:16
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
The replacement panels are the rare spares items...

The replacement panels are the rare spares items mate. I found that buying them through another company they were cheaper than buying them from rare spares directly.

The panels need a fair bit of...
Forum: VL Turbos 03-01-14, 10:01
Replies: 43
Views: 7,692
Posted By Chaz_007
The Red Rocket

Make / Model: 1986 VL SL.
Colour: Maranello Red / MX Grey.
Bodykit: None.
Engine Type: RB30 A6.
Engine Mods: High comp turbo conversion, No holes front mount cooler.
Power: Untested.
Exhaust:...
Forum: General, Electrics, Engine Management, Wheels, Bodywork 26-10-13, 11:55
Replies: 4
Views: 706
Posted By Chaz_007
Did they say from where on the chassis it was...

Did they say from where on the chassis it was missing?. If I was to guess without looking they could be talking about the one that bolts in (4 bolts) under the rear of the trans tunnel?.
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 08-02-13, 19:54
Replies: 20
Views: 2,413
Posted By Chaz_007
AVG45, my post to Cairns was speedy, only 3 days...

AVG45, my post to Cairns was speedy, only 3 days after the order. I don't have p/s. I was missing the 2 1/2 to 3 inch silicone pipes when the kit was posted. They express posted the two joiners...
Forum: Engines, Turbos, Exhausts, Intercoolers 07-02-13, 16:07
Replies: 20
Views: 2,413
Posted By Chaz_007
No power steer. I found that the pipe returning...

No power steer. I found that the pipe returning from the intercooler needs to be tied closer to the radiator support to gain more clearance.

Cheers
Ben
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