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Forum: Website Info and Feedback area 01-11-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,392
Posted By Geoff 4
I am having the same problem, on & off for a few...

I am having the same problem, on & off for a few months now.
Forum: Website Info and Feedback area 01-11-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,392
Posted By Geoff 4
I am having the same problem, on & off for a few...

I am having the same problem, on & off for a few months now.
Forum: General Discussion 04-10-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,263
Posted By Geoff 4
If it is original LHD, I would suspect the...

If it is original LHD, I would suspect the indicator switch in the column. Make sure the connector socket is tight & that none of the wires has pulled out.
Forum: Build Ups 18-09-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 494
Posted By Geoff 4
Really boils down to personal choice. I think the...

Really boils down to personal choice. I think the 67 FB looks better than the 67 Camaro, but that is just my opinion. As far as $$$ spent & reliability. The 10 bolt Pontiac diff is stronger than the...
Forum: General Discussion 14-09-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,543
Posted By Geoff 4
Try the Victorian chapter of the Pontiac Car Club...

Try the Victorian chapter of the Pontiac Car Club for an engine builder.
Forum: Build Ups 25-08-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 630
Posted By Geoff 4
440 Magnum & R/T no less. Good score! Does...

440 Magnum & R/T no less. Good score!

Does it have the original Carter AVS carb?
Forum: General Discussion 22-07-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,062,919
Posted By Geoff 4
What trans is that?

What trans is that?
Forum: General Discussion 19-07-2019, 07:03 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,062,919
Posted By Geoff 4
White gets a lot of criticism on US websites for...

White gets a lot of criticism on US websites for selling 'Chinese' parts. I have used many, many Chinese HEIs from Road Star in Sydney, zero problems. They appear to be well made, lubricated where...
Forum: Technical Discussion 28-05-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 512
Posted By Geoff 4
Try these guys: Classic Chev 02 9609 7228 ...

Try these guys:

Classic Chev 02 9609 7228

USGMSP 02 4257 1230

All American Auto Parts 03 5339 6533
Forum: General Discussion 11-05-2019, 08:16 PM
Replies: 5,939
Views: 1,062,919
Posted By Geoff 4
Are those holes in the side of the vent tubes...

Are those holes in the side of the vent tubes standard?
Forum: Technical Discussion 02-05-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,044
Posted By Geoff 4
I don't think you can beat a cable for throttle...

I don't think you can beat a cable for throttle actuation. Unaffected by engine movement etc. Linkages/rods need connection points, adds places that have clearance/wear issues.

To keep your...
Forum: General Discussion 29-04-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
Most companies allow you to choose the excess...

Most companies allow you to choose the excess amount & the premium is adjusted accordingly. I am with Enthusiast & my excess is $250.
Forum: General Discussion 27-04-2019, 07:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
Poor old Shannon's...... If the 'desertion'...

Poor old Shannon's......

If the 'desertion' rate continues, they might have to start pulling some of the channel 10 ads....
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
As I said earlier in this thread, somebody has to...

As I said earlier in this thread, somebody has to pay for all that advertising Shannon's does.....

And that will be you, the customer!
Forum: Parts For Sale 17-04-2019, 08:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 804
Posted By Geoff 4
No, not on the edge with good parts. And I have...

No, not on the edge with good parts. And I have those: factory crank, H beam rods, Ross forged pistons.

My mate who drag races his LeMans has the same module, goes to 6200 rpm. Chinese crank, H...
Forum: Parts For Sale 16-04-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 482
Posted By Geoff 4
Roller cam for Pontiac V8 engine

Custom ground cam from Comp Cams. Solid roller, very low miles, in perfect cond. Can email pics. Big cam in a 400, quite streetable in a 455. PM for specs if genuinely interested.

Last Comp custom...
Forum: Parts For Sale 16-04-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 804
Posted By Geoff 4
Bonne, I had this on my GTO, 455, & had it set...

Bonne,
I had this on my GTO, 455, & had it set at 5500....
Forum: Parts For Sale 08-04-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 804
Posted By Geoff 4
MSD ign module for HEI

MSD #83645 module. It switches 7.5 amps for a hotter spark v 5.5 amps for the stock module.
This module has a built in rev limiter, simply adjusted with a dial: 5000-10,000 rpm. According to the...
Forum: General Discussion 07-04-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
I just got my renewal, I am with Enthusiast....

I just got my renewal, I am with Enthusiast. Premium has gone down $10 compared to last year, same coverage!!
Forum: Parts Wanted 05-04-2019, 06:37 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 692
Posted By Geoff 4
Turbo 400

Turbo 400, BOP bolt pattern wanted for rebuild. Short extn housing preferred.
Forum: Parts For Sale 04-04-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,612
Posted By Geoff 4
This has been sold. Thanks.

This has been sold. Thanks.
Forum: Parts For Sale 04-04-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,971
Posted By Geoff 4
These have been sold. Thanks.

These have been sold. Thanks.
Forum: General Discussion 26-03-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,181
Posted By Geoff 4
Steel bonnets weigh quite a bit, so unless it is...

Steel bonnets weigh quite a bit, so unless it is a 6000 funeral hearse, FG bonnet is probably worth the trouble. Also helps with weight transfer. I would be using the scoop for cold air induction,...
Forum: Parts For Sale 24-03-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,971
Posted By Geoff 4
Paul, Sent you a PM.

Paul,
Sent you a PM.
Forum: Parts For Sale 22-03-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,971
Posted By Geoff 4
Yes they are.

Yes they are.
Forum: Build Ups 27-02-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 29,271
Posted By Geoff 4
Nice, neat, clever cold air induction system.

Nice, neat, clever cold air induction system.
Forum: General Discussion 20-02-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,669
Posted By Geoff 4
The wheel acts like a flywheel at each corner of...

The wheel acts like a flywheel at each corner of the car. If you add weight towards the outer diameter of the wheel, the car will not accelerate as fast because the heavier weight has to be...
Forum: Technical Discussion 13-02-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,004
Posted By Geoff 4
The resistance range of the sender has to match...

The resistance range of the sender has to match the gauge. If the 90 ohm sender is GM, a full reading on the factory gauge [ when the tank is less than full ] could be:
1. Faulty gauge
2. Faulty...
Forum: Parts For Sale 03-02-2019, 05:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 803
Posted By Geoff 4
RPM switch

Summit RPM switch. Adjustable from 2000-9000 rpm. Output at desired rpm can activate a warning light, buzzer etc. $30.
PM if interested.
Forum: Parts For Sale 03-02-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 605
Posted By Geoff 4
MSD HEI module

#83645 module, fits inside HEI dist. Has adjustable rev limiter, switches 7.5 amps [ stock is ~ 5.5 amps ] for more spark energy. $50. PM if interested.
Forum: Technical Discussion 26-01-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 858
Posted By Geoff 4
Sam at Universal springs can make them. He is at...

Sam at Universal springs can make them. He is at Hoxton Park. 9607 4682
Forum: Technical Discussion 09-01-2019, 07:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,788
Posted By Geoff 4
Sounds like a huge amount of expense for not much...

Sounds like a huge amount of expense for not much gain.
Forum: General Discussion 02-01-2019, 06:04 PM
Replies: 616
Views: 110,672
Posted By Geoff 4
Here is another rip off. Gates Barricade fuel...

Here is another rip off. Gates Barricade fuel line, 3/8" ID. $27 a metre from Repco. Bet our American cousins are not paying anything like.....
Forum: Parts For Sale 01-01-2019, 06:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,971
Posted By Geoff 4
Anti sway bars

AS bars for sale.

[1] Hellwig rear bar #55864, 1.125" diameter suits GM A body 1964-67. This bolts to the diff housing, much more effective than the useless factory bar. Has three adjustable...
Forum: General Discussion 24-12-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 616
Views: 110,672
Posted By Geoff 4
Nev, Found the same thing with Summit &...

Nev,
Found the same thing with Summit & NGK.

NGK Iridium plugs, $32 each here, I think at Summit they were about $9 ea, but would send to Oz.

Did I here someone say something about free...
Forum: General Discussion 24-12-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
I am old fashioned, so with things like insurance...

I am old fashioned, so with things like insurance I ring the company, do not sign up online. When the premium is due I just phone & give my credit card details & the receipt & renewal is then emailed...
Forum: General Discussion 22-12-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
Rodent, I did have my car insured with...

Rodent,

I did have my car insured with Shannons when they first came on the market. Back then, there not many companies insuring vintage cars.

Companies like Enthusiast & Rino do not have the...
Forum: General Discussion 21-12-2018, 06:44 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,749
Posted By Geoff 4
I have been with Enthusiast for a few years now....

I have been with Enthusiast for a few years now. No complaints. Shannon's was always more expensive.

Someone has to pay for all those Shannon ads......
Forum: General Discussion 19-12-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 616
Views: 110,672
Posted By Geoff 4
Wife bought me some tie rod ends for Chrissy....

Wife bought me some tie rod ends for Chrissy. Blow'd if I know how she knew I needed them....
Forum: Technical Discussion 08-12-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,234
Posted By Geoff 4
As I said in post 10, increased cam duration...

As I said in post 10, increased cam duration brings with it a smelly exh. Nature of the beast. Just like your 14:1 race engine isn't going to like running on 91 octane; nature of the beast.

The...
Forum: General Discussion 06-12-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,312
Posted By Geoff 4
I have used DHL many times & they have been very...

I have used DHL many times & they have been very fast. I have ordered parts from Summit on a Sunday, on my doorstep Thurs morning.
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-12-2018, 07:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,234
Posted By Geoff 4
That is a sizeable cam for that size engine, so...

That is a sizeable cam for that size engine, so with a carb, expect to have some smell from the exh.

You firstly need to optimise the fuel burn at idle. Try this simple test & report back with the...
Forum: Technical Discussion 28-11-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,243
Posted By Geoff 4
If it's 2" too deep....not much you can about it....

If it's 2" too deep....not much you can about it.

Roadstar in Sydney have a large range of alum radiators, ph 02 9477 7666, some direct fit for certain cars.
Forum: Technical Discussion 15-11-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,422
Posted By Geoff 4
He says the hard pedal 'comes good', so unlikely...

He says the hard pedal 'comes good', so unlikely to be a booster problem,
Forum: Technical Discussion 14-11-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,422
Posted By Geoff 4
Brake fluid absorbs moisture over time, which...

Brake fluid absorbs moisture over time, which lowers the boiling point of the BF. I would flush the system & fill/bleed with new high temp brake fluid.
Forum: Parts For Sale 05-11-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,612
Posted By Geoff 4
Bump

Bump
Forum: Parts For Sale 01-11-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,612
Posted By Geoff 4
Do-it-yourself wheel alignment kit.

Sick of mechanics at the wheel alignment shop scratching your guard with their belt buckle?

This do it yourself Tenhulzen kit allows you to adjust camber, caster & toe in YOUR garage. It fits...
Forum: Readers Rides 27-10-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,393
Posted By Geoff 4
Looks in god nick, nice colour. Enjoy.

Looks in god nick, nice colour. Enjoy.
Forum: General Discussion 25-10-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,151
Posted By Geoff 4
No, they were overrated. As a road car, they were...

No, they were overrated. As a road car, they were balky to drive, not fun. As a race car from the factory they were a failure because the engines blew up. Only after extensive engine modifications...
Forum: Technical Discussion 24-10-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,179
Posted By Geoff 4
Easily fixed, depends on how creative you are....

Easily fixed, depends on how creative you are. Acc pedal can be extended/lengthened/raised to position it where you want it.
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