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Old 28-08-2018, 11:40 AM   #1
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Default z18xe Turbo Mini Pickup

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Old 29-08-2018, 12:00 AM   #2
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Qwick qwick send for the doctor !
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Old 04-09-2018, 01:02 PM   #3
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allspeed subframe ordered

wheels sourced lol
rear load bed ordered as with some other panels
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Old 04-09-2018, 07:40 PM   #4
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Nice, would have love to have been able to do a pickup instead of a standard shell.

Look forward to seeing updates.
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Old 05-09-2018, 07:01 AM   #5
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You've had over a week, very disappointed this isn't finished yet
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Old 05-09-2018, 07:02 AM   #6
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im surprised i have not sold it yet lol
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Old 06-09-2018, 04:36 PM   #7
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well we got wheels

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Old 06-09-2018, 07:03 PM   #8
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Looks like you got plenty of body repairs too!
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Old 18-02-2019, 10:48 AM   #9
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ok ,changed mind again , not doing Z20LET , going for the 16XE Turbo route , which might go VXR .. but for now will stick a bog standard 16XE in it , slap maybe a TD04 turbo on it low boost to get running ...

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lol, you change your mind almost as often as me

I presume that'll require one of your famous +90mm fronts ?
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I presume that'll require one of your famous +90mm fronts ?


Standard round nose I hope


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Old 20-02-2019, 12:07 PM   #12
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found out that z18xe is same block size as z16xe .. so lets do 1.8 instead

engine and box located from a vauxhall breakers , should be here next thursday
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Old 20-02-2019, 12:24 PM   #13
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Alan dabbled with the Z18 engine, someone on here bought it off him.
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Old 20-02-2019, 12:27 PM   #14
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aye , will be binning inlet / exhaust and will make my own

also comes with Cable gear shift linkage .. so know thats been done and works .. should save a few bulk head mods
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Old 01-03-2019, 09:07 AM   #15
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thanks to : https://www.vauxhallpartsuk.com/



we now have an engine and gearbox

and a cheap ebay turbo ! :

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