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  1. tjay56

    6 Speed in a corsa C??

    The engines in Monaro's are from the CHEVROLET CORVETTE!
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    Astra VXR Racing

    As an avid VXL nutter may I suggest you get a REMUS fitted by your local VXL dealer.This will then keep your warranty intact as it's an OE part. Btw,I drive a CORSA VXRacing(520).
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    ST or VXR??

    Not a biased opinion there sir.LOL.
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    ST or VXR??

    For me it would HAVE TO BE the VXR.Yes,I know I have a biased view,but The ASTRA is far superior in every department.For a few hundred quid you can have a beast that's 300bhp,and out handles any FORD ST.:P
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    Street racing

    I have to disagree with you Waynne,the marshalla are also at risk as I can prove,having been injured three times at race meetings.One causing permanent damage to me.Marshalls are insured for a minimum of £1million whilst at the circuit,which indicates the risk involved,just for folk to have some...
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    What do you want for Christmas?

    Total bunch of PERVS.LOL. ALL sites end up with the same answers.:lol::lol::lol:. Now where's the phone number for Beyonce' gone?
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    Animal Driving&Jagged Silver Racing

    Hello,and welcome to the friendliest forum in the universe for petrolheads.
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    Why wait to fix things

    I can't stand anything going wrong,especially on the car.Hence why we always have new cars,thus no waiting around for them to be fixed,and no expense either.;)
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    Speed limiters

    Hi folks,a friend of mine has recently bought an ex BRITISH GAS CORSA COMBO 1.3 diesel van.It's fitted with a speed limiter and he wants to know of anyone that would know how to get it removed.Can anyone help please? tjay56.
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    What was he thinking?

    I was travelling along the A12 yesterday,around the speed limit,:amuse:,in the outside lane,when this idiot in a MONDEO pulls out in front of me,and proceeds to dawdle along at 55mph.I flashed my lights for him to move over,which he obviously didn't like,and jammed his brakes on.I narrowly...
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    Is GT5 the ultimate racing sim

    I have to agree.Should have the steering wheel by Tuesday.Good having a son to buy things for you isn't it.lol.
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    what are the best cars vauxhall has made?

    With an INSIGNIA turbo fitted you're looking at 350bhp.;)
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    what are the best cars vauxhall has made?

    Thrills per mile it has to be CORSA VXR for me. The latest ASTRA VXR has poor visibility,and very poor fuel consumption when driven vigorously(single figures),VECTRA VXR(fugly). Most loved: VECTRA GSi. Had mine 3.5yrs and loved every minute of it.Until the wife said it was too expensive to...
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    what are the best cars vauxhall has made?

    Re: Vauxhall, Have they ever made a good car? Yes,it does shift in VXR trim,but it still feels like a barge.The VXR version is unstable round bends at speed,to the point the back steps out unannounced.The driving experience is like being in a limo,not what you'd expect from a VXR. For what...
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    Important snow info

    Very few I suspect. The most dangerous imo is flying ice off HGV trailers.My wife had to take avoiding action the other day,or it was curtains for the car/her.:(
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    Best track in the world

    Undoubtedly SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS for me.I need to at least try to take EAU ROUGE flat in my little rocket ship. I can't wait to do the new Snetterton circuit!
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    What does speed detectors tell you about their owners

    I didn't purposely go out and buy a speed camera detector,it's built into my TOMTOM twatnav.:amuse: There's a time and place for speeding. When's the M25 challenge take place again?lol.
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    Important snow info

    Folks,I was watching a reporter on BBC news yesterday,and during his interview with an AA man,the following info came to light. It is now apparently against the law to drive your vehicle with snow covering it.If you have snow on the roof,bonnet or boot and it slides off and causes following...
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    I think I want a Mini!

    Or even a PROPER CAR a CORSA VXR.:lol:
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    Favourite garage? Am I sad?

    The one that stands to attention when I walk through the door. UNDERWOODS of COLCHESTER.;) They know that I'm friendly with the VXR brand manager.:lol:
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    Why I hate statistics

    I LIKE BIKINI'S.:lol::lol:
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    New Vauxhall Astra 1.4 2010 [87]

    The VXR version will be out in 2011.:cheesy:
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    New Vauxhall Astra 1.4 2010 [87]

    It's a small engine for quite a big car imo.Did you not test drive the vehicle before you bought it?
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    Why was the Vauxhall thread closed??

    Eat the last ROLO,NEVER.:lol::lol:
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    Why I hate statistics

    Calm down chap.:lol:
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    Why was the Vauxhall thread closed??

    pmsl.
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    Why I hate statistics

    Only statistics worth a look are 36-24-36.:lol:
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    Why was the Vauxhall thread closed??

    OMG,the big hand of the MODS has arrived.lol.Personally,I could see nothing wrong with the thread,it was just folk having a bit of friendly banter. BTW: FORD's are rubbish.lol.
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    what are the best cars vauxhall has made?

    Re: Vauxhall, Have they ever made a good car? Cav GSi 16v, Vectra GSi Vectra ST200 Astra VXR Corsa VXR VXR 8.
  30. tjay56

    World touring cars at donington

    OK folks,who's up for a meet 17th July 2011 at Donington Park to watch the World touring Car package?
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    Beware of rinspeed and borbet alloy wheels!!!

    Just done a search for "production standards for alloy wheels.Some interesting info available!.
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    Britain a nation of dirty car owners

    My little pocket rocket is washed EVERY week,and DETAILED at least once a month,so how can they say we are a nation of dirty car owners?
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    Help needed ASAP re the lowering of my Corsa C! Cringe!

    When I was a CORSA "C" owner I had my 1.8sri dropped,but only by 40mm.Any lower then I would have fitted adjustable platform dampers and correctly rated springs. hth.
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    Do you use a boot liner

    :lol:. Got a van for that sort of abuse.lol.
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    The invisible brake pedal

    :lol:,me too.
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    Speeding!

    4th,June ,2000 @ 8.41am on the A130(Essex Regiment Way)Got done @ 81mph in a 60mph zone.My speedo in the car of the moment(Volvo S40T4)showed 90mph).PHEW.3 Points/£60 fine. Well,I was late for work for gods sake.:embarrest:
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    Passengers and seatbelts

    The other option for the passengers is this,"walking is good exercise".lol.Or "belt up and shut up".
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    Women drivers, dispel the myth

    The wife is the worst driver I know.:lol: I will NOT let her drive when we go out together.She frightens the life out of me with her lack of ability at junctions,but she does love to use her right foot when on dual carriageways.;).She got caught out by asking what the buzzing noise was from the...
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    What old drivers dont get

    Neither do I,as I'm NOT under 30,nor over 60.But I'm a better drive than anyone else,so not really bothered tbh.lol.
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    Autumn dangers

    Only for trains on railway lines though.lol.
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