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  1. Joel's Garage Gear Staff VU Ute

    Joel's Garage Gear Staff VU Ute

    The www.joelsgaragegear.com.au staff VU waiting for some new SSSL springs.
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    Shift boot not going on ?

    Hello I’m 16 and have a manual 2002 vu Commodore. I bought it and the shift boot sits inside the Center console and I have no clue how it goes back together. I can’t seem to find anything online about it idk if I’m missing a part or what if anyone has any info would be much appreciated. Also if...
  3. Benjamien.C

    Legal suspension heights?

    How low can i get my ute with 20" Zinik's and still be legal ride height?
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    Central locking

    So I had this problem with my VU ute where the guy I bought it off of had locked the car with central locking and he sold the battery so I couldn't unlock it with the key, after some effort to connect the battery from under the car I unlocked it with central locking, I just want to know how to...
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    Central locking

    So I had this problem with my VU ute where the guy I bought it off of had locked the car with central locking and he sold the battery so I couldn't unlock it with the key, after some effort to connect the battery from under the car I unlocked it with central locking, I just want to know how to...
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    Vu motor

    Ok so what I want to know, I need a new ecotec to go into a vu ute and I'd like to know can I put one out of an older model commodore like a vs or something and whatever I get a motor out of what would need to be done if it comes out of an auto as I have a 5 speed manual, is it just the spigot...
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    Vu n/a v6 manual to l67 super 6 manual

    Hi guys I reacently bought a l67 vt series 2 so that I could transplant its motor and all other related items into my vu series 2. I have a couple questions someone may be able to help 1. My vu doesn't have abs or traction control and the vt does, so is there a way of getting around putting the...
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    [QLD] Wanting to buy VU 5.7 engine cover

    DESCRIPTION: Wanted to Buy ITEM: LS1 gen3 5.7L VU Ute engine cover LOCATION: Qld Gatton /Brisbane CONDITION: New or Used either or is fine, cheap is good DELIVERY/PICK UP INFORMATION: Will pay postage if reasonable, officeworks has a $10 snail mail 10kg postage option that I’m ok with...
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    Manual Vu 2001 issues please help!

    Hey guys, long time viewer first time poster. I recently picked up a 2001 Manual VU and have been slowly fixing it up. It has 288,000km so it's almost on its last legs but I'm fixing her up as much as I can. I'm having a problem with the revs dropping very slowly with the clutch in and in...
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    [Ecotec] VU v6 manual ute L67 Swap

    Hey there, ive been reading around and can’t find specific instructions on what to do to fit an L67 into my 2002 v6 VU ute with a getrag 5 speed box, I have seen the thread: http://mace.kayako.com/Knowledgebase/Article/View/307/744/fitting-vs-vy-l67-into-vuvx-commodore but I am unsure what it...
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    VU Commodore hub removal

    Im just wondering if anyone has any experience with removing the left rear rub on a VU ute? ive got the 32mm nut off the back of it, is it just a case of bashing on it till it comes out?
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    Supercharged 6 in vu ute

    Hi there, I'm 16 and got my L's on my birthday 2 months ago, in saying that i needed a ride, i bought a golden/hyper metallic yellow. V6 3.8 ecotec VU ute 2002 model (MANUAL) for $5.200... my parents have a wh caprice with the 3.8 super 6 in it and they are looking to sell it soon, i was...
  13. J

    Vu questions help

    Hey everyone recently purchased a 2001 vu s and have had a couple of problems and was wondering if anyone could give me some advice and answers to my questions thanks I have been slowly losing coolant since I got the car and the other day the car was pouring white smoke out of the exhaust and I...
  14. Vu-ss-nz

    01 VU SS 5.7 Coilovers question

    Hey everyone, so I'm pretty new to Holden but I purchased my VU a few months ago, is a 2001 5.7L SS with 172,000kms. So recently I have had the power steering rack/boots replaced and a wheel alignment done. However, my left front camber is still out by nearly two degrees as I have a bent...
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    Mace modded Vu 3.8l v6 ,HR roller rockers or cam ?

    Hey there Just wondering what is better for low to mid range power,high ratio roller rockers or to cam it with new timing chain etc ? I own a vu 3.8l v6 it's done 200,000km and these are current mods if it helps thank you -3into1 hurricane extractors - twin highflow cats - k&n fliter - Bosch...
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    Vu possible altinator problem

    Hi guys, this morning on the way to work my battery light came on but when it did my headlights & dash went brighter and my guages went completely down, heater & radio still on though. Pls any advice, cheers
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    cant work it out

    i have a vu commodore 3.8 battery lights stays and flickers when u accelerate and losings power under load has new battery alternator coil packs injectors cant work it out anyone else had the same problem?
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    VU Commodore 5sp M Clutch Rattle & Noises

    Hi Everyone, I've got a 2001 VU Commodore 5sp Manual. The issue i'm having is a rattle that comes out only at idle when i'm sitting in neutral with the clutch OUT. It sounds like something in the clutch, and when i rev it the noise goes away. If i put the clutch IN, the noise goes away...
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    *SS Cold Air Intake into a VU V6 ute*

    Okay so I just picked up a new ss v8 cai and k&n air filter for a swift hundgy and I want to try and put it in my v6 vu ute, now just by placing it over the new one it looks like some of the piping to the radiator is going to be in the way. Just wondering if anyone has done this conversion...
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