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    16-07-2019, 11:38 PM
    Yea ajvx nothing beats a vk with a turbo holden v8... I'm glad the forum is active lol. e85 is so good that I can't use it in my daily car barra...
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    16-07-2019, 10:22 PM
    Yea but if you turn up the boost, you have the same power anyway without doing anything. If you are boost restricted it may be worthwhile. How much $...
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    16-07-2019, 07:53 PM
    Its all good mate no arguments here usually. I will be interested to see how it goes, if your tuner is keen, they should be able to guarantee...
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    16-07-2019, 06:22 PM
    No one is saying it doesn't work, its just another common reason a turbo engine goes bang. Has the op got an aftermarket computer to 'nearly'...
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    16-07-2019, 03:03 PM
    Meth is old school look at the xr6t crowd, no one runs it. Ditching the intercooler is insane for turbo. Isn't meth illegal as well. There a few guys...
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    14-07-2019, 06:34 PM
    Mondeo fans will be fine, they are the same as twin ba bf with smaller shroud. Plenty of turbo's running them.
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    14-07-2019, 04:34 PM
    Yea tried and true would be the go. au fans etc a lot cheaper as well. What turbo is in it ajvx specs?
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    14-07-2019, 12:52 AM
    Yep all good. I'm just saying in the future or even now you don't need the meth IMO especially if you're thinking of larger turbos down the line....
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    14-07-2019, 12:04 AM
    I thought this was a supercharger build till I saw it. Are you going to be psi restricted? Why run the meth? Is the intercooler tube & fin or bar n...
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    10-07-2019, 04:07 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    Yea I can see they make sense on a vortech, no cooler, restricted boost etc. They go really well those vortechs its strange they didn't get even more...
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    09-07-2019, 10:08 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    Why are you guys with turbo v8s into the water/meth setups so much? I know what they do, are you running coolers? How much gain are you seeing? They...
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    09-07-2019, 09:37 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread standard 308 rebuild in Holden V8's
    Yea I know I have been here for nearly ten years haha. I understand you all old farts now. I'm getting there. But it wasn't that long ago the oil...
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    09-07-2019, 02:59 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread standard 308 rebuild in Holden V8's
    All this oil stuff was discussed in a thread recently. AED uses a semi syn 10w40 and he builds and sees a fair few engines, bloody impressive ones as...
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    08-07-2019, 10:30 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread standard 308 rebuild in Holden V8's
    Swampy I'm not talking about synthetic. I'm talking about 'true synthetic' pao ester etc. and their comparision to 'normal synthetic'.
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    08-07-2019, 10:03 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    I am a holden man but I run the ford iridium LPG plug with resistor @16 psi, 98, 550hp in my barra daily. I got caught out on the dyno using a...
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    08-07-2019, 07:36 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    I'm just trying to help the OP mate. It doesn't make sense to be putting non resistor plugs on cars with efi, ECU's etc. Should be trying to keep it...
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    08-07-2019, 06:00 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    Not if it is efi it won't be. Just like the other 99% of cars on the road.
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    08-07-2019, 04:59 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    Pretty sure the lpg ones are non projected though you don't really need non projected unless you are running over 20+psi with an ordinary ignition...
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    08-07-2019, 03:20 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread standard 308 rebuild in Holden V8's
    It doesn't matter if the oil is pao etc. It flows according to its specs. Pao, ester are not always better.
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    07-07-2019, 11:29 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    If you use the holden ngk plug over the universal you don't have to worry. Its the distance from the bottom of the plug to the electrode. Its already...
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    07-07-2019, 09:14 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    Well that's an augument for another day. The plugs resistor or not are the ones to use. They weren't chosen because they are resistor... I wouldn't...
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    07-07-2019, 07:43 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    They should be fine. Just check a couple occasionally, a couple on the easy side haha
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    07-07-2019, 04:22 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread What plugs? in Holden V8's
    I would use these NGK BR7EF they're the LPG plugs for 304, one step colder for FI usually does the trick, take a bit of heat out. Gap should be...
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    03-07-2019, 01:02 AM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread Holden 355 in Holden V8's
    How's this for a thread dig haha https://www.aussiev8.com.au/holden-v8s/8666-ignition-sparkplug-question.html Plug gap should be 1.0mm -1.1mm...
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    02-07-2019, 09:55 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread Holden 355 in Holden V8's
    Run these plugs Ngk bpr6ef 1mm gap. this happens a lot in another model of car same problem at highish revs/boost. 5 times out of ten it is...
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    02-07-2019, 06:52 PM
    CircuitVK replied to a thread Holden 355 in Holden V8's
    You can hear valve float on the dyno. Spark plug gap is pretty big I would bring it in to at least 1.0mm. What plugs? Double check ignition then,...
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    28-06-2019, 11:54 PM
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    25-06-2019, 11:47 PM
    https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1231788030272235&id=451211041663275 Check out the other builds mouth watering...
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    21-06-2019, 10:32 PM
    They need more than a cam to do 11s on street tyres, they only just get there with a supercharger. My daily has more rwhp than a HSV LSA with a tune...
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