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  1. B

    VX series 1 or series 2

    I’m just wondering how to tell what series VX Berlina I have, as I can’t find a definitive answer online. I want to upgrade the exhaust to a Catback with hotdogs and from what I can find online the series 1 only has one cat near the floor pan and the series 2 has two cats.? All the Catback pipes...
  2. S

    VE Kayhan Series 2 unit with Dual zone into a series 1

    Hey guys, So I've recently picked up a 08 VE Commodore with 130ks on the clock for a fairly good price. I downgraded from my VF2 Wagon so we could get one of the new Acadias which are on run out! I miss the Tech and Dual Zone Climate Control from my VF so have been exploring options to add...
  3. Andrew98

    VF Aftermarket Sat Nav

    Hey guys I was wondering, if you can get Aftermarket satnav on a VF 2013 (series 1). It's sv6 so doesn't come with it standard. What's the easiest way to get it on my car? Cheers
  4. Ryan d

    Drl Fog light Wiring

    Hey guys Was just wondering if anyone would be able to explain how to wire drl foglights to a 2010 ve. Any help would be really appreciated
  5. T


    Will Maloo/clubby VE’s seats fit in my series 1 SSV ute.
  6. W

    Modified series 1 ss vs near stock series 2 ss

    Hey guys, first time poster here! Just wondering if you guys could give me some advice... I'm looking at upgrading to a VE SS ute... But I'm debating whether I should go for series 1 as with engine work already done (320-350kw @wheels) or a near stock series 2 SS with maybe an exhaust and otr...
  7. K

    [NZ] Help??

    Just a quick question and I apologise if this is in the wrong area... I have a 97 Toyota Hiace with a Series 1 3.8 V6 with a 4 sod auto behind it. Runs into an AU diff (shhhh...it’s a F***) I keep blowing up the trans and not because of burnouts or towing heavy loads. They seem to deteriorate...
  8. snuglez

    Series 1 & 2 exhaust

    Just wondering if series 1 and 2 exhausts are the same as i replaced my series 2 exhaust with a series 1 today and realised the resonators are a little different. Later on the engine light came on im guessing maybe because the exhaust was maybe sitting for a little and the o2 sensors have been...
  9. W

    Series 1 or 2 SV6?

    Hi guys, I am looking at upgrading my VU ute to a VE SV6 sedan, not looking for an SS. I can't pick between the series 1 (MY9.5 SIDI at a minimum) or the series 2 with a manual. From the exterior, the series 2 does look that little bit nicer and it's leaps and bounds ahead on the...
  10. klavins

    [VIC] WTB: VE Series 1 V6 OTR CAI

    DESCRIPTION: Want to Buy ITEM: OTR CAI for my Series 1 V6 VE Commodore PRICE: $300 ono LOCATION: Mount Waverley, VIC 3149 CONDITION: Used DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Can pay postage or pick up (pick up preferred) PAYMENT OPTIONS: Cash, bank transfer, or PayPal CONTACT...
  11. klavins

    [VIC] WTB: Twin Outlet Diffuser for Omega Series 1

    DESCRIPTION: Swap/ Wanted to Buy / Trade ITEM: Twin Outlet Diffuser for Omega Series 1 LOCATION: Mount Waverley, VIC 3149 CONDITION: Used/New DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Pick up preferred but happy to pay postage PAYMENT OPTIONS: Cash, transfer, PayPal CONTACT DETAILS: text...
  12. klavins

    [VIC] WTB: VE Series 1 V6 OTR CAI

    DESCRIPTION: Want to Buy ITEM: OTR CAI for my Series 1 V6 VE Commodore LOCATION: Mount Waverley, VIC 3149 CONDITION: Used DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Can pay postage or pick up (pick up preferred) PAYMENT OPTIONS: Cash, bank transfer, or PayPal CONTACT DETAILS: text me on...
  13. D

    Series 1 engine wiring loom, series 2 engine wiring loom

    Hi all and apologies if this has already been posted, i recently removed a motor form a series 1, 97 VT commodore and put it into a series 2, 99 VT commodore, and upon trying to start it i get no click at my starter relay. i know that the wiring looms are different from a series 1 to a series...
  14. Loosekid187

    Vn series 1 to Series 2 3800

    Gday! this is my first post, i come to this forums alot for help over the years. my question is, the top of the engine where the injectors and throttle body connect to (the part with the 3800 written on it), is that changeable between the S1 and S2? say S2 block with S1 head (i have had a...
  15. SV6SLAVE

    Ve 2009 series 1 - engine light illumination upon stalling

    Apologies in advance- im an owner that has never before owned a car with more then 4 cylinders (yes im a girl) ok guys quick question - 2 days ago i stalled the atomic beast, it was in reverse and hand brake was on. Problem that i posed - the engine light came on almost immeditaly - it...
  16. BigBoss

    Omega Fog light Inserts?

    Hey all Dose any one know if the series 2 Omega fog light inserts fit in the series 1? Series 1 Series 2 Thanks
  17. Manual Calais

    S1/S2 VN V6 mix&mtching?

    S1/S2 VN V6 mix & matching? What problems may you encounter when mixing and matching say s1 block wit s2 heads/inlet manifold or the other way around?
  18. DAVIDC

    Series 1 motor with series 2 radiator, can it work?

    Hey guys, I've run into a bit of trouble with project aero, while putting the series 2 motor into the series 1 shell, I decided to keep the series 1 radiator and heater tap? the whole system pretty much. I'm just running into a lot a problems with connecting ****, and the books I have don't...
  19. L

    Series 2 bodykit on a series 1?

    Hi guys, I have a series 1 VE Lumina '07 (No pics, joined today) and want to put a series 2 Calais bodykit on it. Front bumper, rear bumper, side skirts, tail lights and headlights. I have asked someone about this outside of JC and I was told I would need to change the bonnet aswell because...

    Vr calais build

    heres my calais atm everything is stock
  21. W

    Will VN series 2 motor fit in series 1???

    I have a great VN S1 6 motor in a crap car, and can get a great S2 6 car with a dud motor. The gearbox on the S1 is crap. Will the S1 motor go straight in to the S2 car?? If so, this will save me a lot of money and trouble. Thanks guys!
  22. Raremetal

    2.5'' Catback Exhaust, series 1 engine in series 2 body. [With out extractors]

    Hey guys. Just wondering with out buying matching/different extractors would this fit no problems? I don't have heaps to spend at this point in time. Eventually Id like to get extractors as well + new shockies/springs from my last post. Shouldn't be any dramas should it? just unbolt the...
  23. luvaofcarz

    What diff does a Series 1, 1998 VT S pack have?

    Hey Guys, I am just wondering what diff is in my Series 1, VT S pack. I am interested in changing it and am just wondering whether: 1) it is worth changing the diff gears 2) whether or not my diff is the IRS or the LSD as well. Is there any way I can tell? Thanks.
  24. P

    vp series 2 engine in vn series 1 car. (wiring)

    hey I put a vp series 2 engine in my vn series 1 car and 2 cables did not line up... the cable on the loom and the one under the passenger side of car where ecu is. and one just under the fuse boxes. Does any one know what these cables are and what i can do to fix this problem. thanks heaps
  25. C

    [ACT] VY HSV Cluster

    ITEM: HSV VY Series 1, 3 window cluster LOCATION: ACT CONDITION: Brand new, never fitted to car PRICE: $500 or nearest offer DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Pick up is available from Theodore, ACT, but will post at buyers expense. PAYMENT OPTIONS: Cash, funds transfer CONTACT...
  26. I

    VP Series 1 Commodore (Idle is too high?/Overheating problem.)

    Hey was just wondering if anyone knew where to adjust the idle on the vp series 1 w/3.8. Is it up where the throttle cable is on the top? It seems lose like there is no tension but still works when ur using the foot. Apparently it has overheated before and i'm looking for that problem also...
  27. V


    Hey guys, Having an 01 exec, i hate seeing all the little scratches over my car. Dont really want to fork out all the money for a respray :cry: Is there anything that anyone can recommend for a quick fix of this problem. Really want to stay away from a respray, but if it comes to it, how...
  28. S

    vn rear main

    hey, i have a series 1 vn v6 motor, i know, they suck, but it was there when i bought it, i'm trying to replace the rear main seal, but i'm having trouble locating one, holden say they're obsolete, so i tried repco, i got a 2 piece rubber one which didn't fit, then they gave me one for a vp with...