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by retroguy
Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:50 am
Forum: Photo Gallery and Build Threads
Topic: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8
Replies: 122
Views: 7683

Re: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8

It looks like its all coming together mate.

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by retroguy
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

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Just gave the rails a quick tidy...

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by retroguy
Sat Mar 18, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Photo Gallery and Build Threads
Topic: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8
Replies: 122
Views: 7683

Re: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8

Awesome mate.... great so see yr results.. looking forward to the end result from it.


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by retroguy
Wed Mar 15, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Parts for Sale
Topic: Gc8 parts up for grabs.
Replies: 13
Views: 2218

Re: Gc8 parts up for grabs.

Sorry mate. They are gone.

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by retroguy
Wed Mar 15, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Photo Gallery and Build Threads
Topic: New GC8 99 Owner .... Mods
Replies: 130
Views: 9868

Re: New GC8 99 Owner .... Mods

Nice work mate. Anything more yr wanting to add before slotting in?

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by retroguy
Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

So the whole shebang gets to go get built tommorow. Cars packed. Think ive cleaned everything that was needing it. Yes its taken longer than i wanted too. Ive met some great people from buying and selling parts through the club. Have sourced a triple gauge pod so can go with my digital gauges that i...
by retroguy
Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: Photo Gallery and Build Threads
Topic: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8
Replies: 122
Views: 7683

Re: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8

Where u get the red stitch gear cover

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by retroguy
Sat Mar 11, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Photo Gallery and Build Threads
Topic: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8
Replies: 122
Views: 7683

Re: For the love of a classic - MY99 GC8

Lookin good mate.

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by retroguy
Sat Mar 11, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: General WRX and Club Discussion
Topic: what to do in Melbourne
Replies: 4
Views: 539

Re: what to do in Melbourne

Haha.. well im from Ballarat. So the obvious stuff. Sovereign hill. Kryal castle. If yr into vintage wares call into the store just as you get into town. Look for big rhino head. Craigs royal hotel do an awesome high tea. Lake Wendouree for lunch or walk around. If yr into walking around in graveyar...
by retroguy
Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: General WRX and Club Discussion
Topic: what to do in Melbourne
Replies: 4
Views: 539

Re: what to do in Melbourne

Queen vic market. Melbourne museum. Melb aquarium. If yr into history. The shrine is a great view. Plenty of eats around. Grab a whats on magazine. Should tell you what on that time. If a drive is more yr thing. Try mornington peninsula. Good luck in search and hope you enjoy. Sent from my SM-G935F ...
by retroguy
Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

Incrementaly getting there.

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by retroguy
Fri Mar 10, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170310/f7e0c3e18de6dae4356ad216e34a6062.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170310/005c2b4ea90464eae22913ea210c39a9.jpg So got my rails to suit. Came with the pinks but not needed so up for grabs. Sent from my SM-G935F using Tapatalk
by retroguy
Wed Mar 08, 2017 8:10 pm
Forum: Wanted to Buy
Topic: WRX EJ20 to suit MY99
Replies: 1
Views: 312

Re: WRX EJ20 to suit MY99

Pmd mate

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by retroguy
Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Photo Gallery and Build Threads
Topic: New GC8 99 Owner .... Mods
Replies: 130
Views: 9868

Re: New GC8 99 Owner .... Mods

Ive done same. Im sure youll be thinking.....since motor is out. What else could i do. Its my mantra atm. Haha

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by retroguy
Sun Mar 05, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

Cheers mate... im sure ill be burnt at the stake for using an HSV color.

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by retroguy
Sun Mar 05, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

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by retroguy
Sun Mar 05, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

On another note. Just quickly bold old heads to old block. Might just clean up and turn into table. Will need another pair of covers but no rush. Unless someone wants it complete as is. Its a shame since its the end of crank and hairline crack in heads that stop this from being a running motor. Alth...
by retroguy
Sun Mar 05, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

Just a mock up on new heads with cover.ImageImage

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by retroguy
Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:28 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

Nope....im waiting ( prob for eternity) for some good 2nd handies. $$$ running out. Hahaha

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by retroguy
Fri Mar 03, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: General Technical Talk
Topic: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild
Replies: 99
Views: 6499

Re: My 99 gc8 engine rebuild

These are my old ones.. you can see tje hair line craks around spark plug. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170303/85334a93a34bd05644a82d27d5380566.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170303/711e93b721d51b3dfef37f6ecf575658.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170303/5e8ad96742be0ece192e4b491...

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