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by smwalker
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Intake/Exhaust/Fuel tech
Topic: Fuel Pump Access Under Back Seat?
Replies: 2
Views: 40

Re: Fuel Pump Access Under Back Seat?

G8 guys been doing it for a while:

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Cover Piece:
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by smwalker
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:07 am
Forum: New user - intro forum
Topic: New Member in Washington State
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: New Member in Washington State

On steering wheels Holden Parts USA shows out of stock on them. Here is a AU ebay listing that looks like a good price: VE SSV Leather Steering wheel AS you can see they are pretty sparce when you get them. YOu have to also add a back cover, front spokes and switch bezels. It can add up. Here is a d...
by smwalker
Mon Mar 18, 2019 3:44 am
Forum: New user - intro forum
Topic: New Member in Washington State
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: New Member in Washington State

A problem many G8 guys had with the radiator hoses was that the neck of the radiators were cracking. sometimes the breaks were so clean you could not see a problem with them. There is supposed to be a barb or ilp on the end of the neck that stops the hose and clamp from backing off. DO you remember ...
by smwalker
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:52 am
Forum: Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
Topic: Battery light with noise
Replies: 8
Views: 106

Re: Battery light with noise

I would pull the belt and check all the pulleys - if one is seized up it could be slowing down the belt. If they all turn feely then a new alternator would be in order. I have asked our local rebuilder if parts were available for a rebuild on them, he has told me none are yet in the rebuilding marke...
by smwalker
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Stereo / Electronics / Electrical
Topic: can I just swap out the radio?
Replies: 35
Views: 1160

Re: can I just swap out the radio?

Did a bit of mock up tonight. Could not find any big enough spaces up in the dash for even the smallest of amp choices. So moved to under the passenger seat. Outside of the floor duct seems to be the best place. Once you remove a hunk of the jute sound deadening under the carpet a nice area opens up...
by smwalker
Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Intake/Exhaust/Fuel tech
Topic: 2014 Caprice 6.0 fuel leak
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: 2014 Caprice 6.0 fuel leak

Check the inlet hose from the fill neck. You can at least see that without dropping the tank.
by smwalker
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Body, Appearance, Interior, & Detailing
Topic: Securing Knee Panels to Console
Replies: 8
Views: 122

Re: Securing Knee Panels to Console

Well it's good to have some of those V clips as well because they are used in many places.
by smwalker
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: HVAC & cooling systems
Topic: radiator replacement
Replies: 4
Views: 131

Re: radiator replacement

I know many of the G8 guys have used the cold case. If I remember correctly they were having an issue with the lower hose connector. May have figured it out by now.
by smwalker
Tue Mar 12, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: Body, Appearance, Interior, & Detailing
Topic: Securing Knee Panels to Console
Replies: 8
Views: 122

Re: Securing Knee Panels to Console

I do not remember a V clip on them? I am referring to a 9C3 though were they different for 9C1?

Each side has 2 of the white round clips 90459628

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by smwalker
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Wanted to buy
Topic: 2014 mirrors
Replies: 3
Views: 496

Re: 2014 mirrors

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