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    new update regarding the beadlocks. DOT approved...

    new update regarding the beadlocks.
    DOT approved rims are allowed in Australia.
    Guess who makes DOT approved beadlocks? Hutchinson wheel in the US, Marathon tires handle them down under, and they...
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    8.5 wide 0 offset

    Hi Guys,


    Anybody running 8.5 wide rims with 0 (zero) offset?
    I wanting to know if 33s would clear the body work and chassis etc, and if there are any issues.
    Alternately, what's the go in the...
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    Sticky: All right, passenger side done. At SWIMBO's...

    All right, passenger side done.
    At SWIMBO's request, I will get new carpets. So none installed in the pics.
    That just leaves the doors to do which will be an easy job.
    One thing for sure, if you...
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    Sticky: Ok, the drivers has been done, just need to fit...

    Ok, the drivers has been done, just need to fit carpets.
    Stage one deadener, heat shielding, stage two underlay, now off to the passenger side.
    Did I say this is a young mans gig.....

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    Sticky: roof done, this is definitely a young persons...

    roof done, this is definitely a young persons game......

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    Sticky: 82697 ripped the interior out chasing that...

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    ripped the interior out chasing that knocking noise since I put the 6.5 in......
    sort of sounds like rolling thunder, oh well, might as well put some sound deadener in then I suppose, will...
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    OK, had a conversation with the powertrain...

    OK, had a conversation with the powertrain engineers about the under hood temps.
    The consensus is that 65c is what is seen during Camaro ZL1 dyno runs, and that is what a "running" vehicle should be...
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    Under hood heat is quite an issue on some...

    Under hood heat is quite an issue on some vehicles, when I was working at GM, the issue we had with the Commodore, the trans tunnel was so full that no air flow would occur, and the engine bay sides...
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    "Under bonnet temps 88-92 degC" that right there...

    "Under bonnet temps 88-92 degC"
    that right there is a problem....

    everything under the hood is being cooked, does the hood scoop not allow any heat to escape?
    maybe raise the trailing edge of...
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    Sticky: Time for a little write up on putting the 6L90...

    Time for a little write up on putting the 6L90 trans behind the 6.5.

    The 6L80 & 6L90 are almost identical in physical shape and size, the 6L90 is about 17mm ish longer,
    Both will bolt right up to...
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    Sticky: anybody with a 6.5 running endless air...

    anybody with a 6.5 running endless air compressor? if so, what size receiver do you have.
    looking at replacing the a/c on my 6.5 serpentine for a EA90, as the electric compressors are not cost...
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    Sticky: Well, got the airbag replaced, so the rego...

    Well, got the airbag replaced, so the rego doesn't get cancelled.:animierte-smilies-t

    The trans is in limp mode, due to the engine rpm and the throttle position sensors not being connected, so its...
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    Sticky: Thanks MB, has been quite a journey, but finally...

    Thanks MB, has been quite a journey, but finally home. the enjoyment starts now.
    I'm also pleased that the hood shuts, and it no longer has a scoop....
    Sort of looks cool in my eyes.

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    Sticky: OK time to post. finally got the truck home...

    OK time to post.

    finally got the truck home after 36 months.
    I'm happy with the truck, but not the time frame, although it doesn't drive well due to the 6L90 being in limp mode, and the...
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    just out of interest where have you guys...

    just out of interest where have you guys connected the heater hoses to?
    I'm guessing there's one on the water pump, and the other on the thermostat housing right?
    And are you happy with where they...
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    GU Leaf vs Coil rear axle

    Hi guys,

    Just out of curiosity, are the leaf and coil rear axles the same width?(GU)

    Also, did the leaf ute ever come out with the H233 as fully floating?, or was it only the H260.
    I'm toying...
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    If you are comfortable with the "reline issue",...

    If you are comfortable with the "reline issue", then I think the brake upgrade is not a concern.
    Given that the "gold standard" of 4x4 have 17" rims, I think that should not be such an issue these...
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    yes, the issue of brakes is an interesting one....

    yes, the issue of brakes is an interesting one.
    I too have looked at these and the ones from "Rugged" as well, even talking to the dude at the 4x4 show last year (sweet memories of going to shows)....
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    I looked at my spreadsheet and with those tires...

    I looked at my spreadsheet and with those tires and diff ratio, you should be doing 97km/h at 2000rpm, 120 reads 2500rpm.
    would be interested if the spreadsheet is accurate.
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    Interesting consumption figures, What were the...

    Interesting consumption figures,
    What were the engine revs at those speeds?
    If I recall, you are running the 3.9 diffs right?
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    I'll check to see whether that was done on my...

    I'll check to see whether that was done on my engine, when the guys assembled it.
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    Can you show the correct tensioner position?

    Can you show the correct tensioner position?
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    I'm running a hydroboost for the brakes which is...

    I'm running a hydroboost for the brakes which is why I don't need vac.
    My moment of truth will come with the 6L90, which was never fitted behind the 6.5.
    It beat Marks 4WD as they couldn't get the...
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    Seems that the belt length might be a problem as...

    Seems that the belt length might be a problem as I'm assuming the standard size increments might not work in our favor. Either too long or too short.
    I'm not running a vac pump, and intend to run a...
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    OK, sounds like you may be onto the issue. The...

    OK, sounds like you may be onto the issue.
    The tension is too low to drive the vac pump? really? doesn't sound right to me, check that the belt length is correct. What nominal length are you using?...
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