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Give me innapropiate

If u dont ansew this you get a innapropiate to ok '
i no the ansew its my car
i have vl commodore
brand new dry cell battery
jvc 52w by 4 head unit
3 6inch speakers in both front doors
4X6by9 in the rear
2x 1000.000 2watt amps
2x12 inch subs now why does it still cut out i want a decent ansew or u get a innapropiate like u did to me back stabber

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  • chris07551 Sep 29, 2008

    well first of all my car is a 1988 model vl calais turbo not 78 '

    and this has nothing to do with my question im a machanic i no all about these cars

    my original question needed a answe ,,and it was i need 2 farad 2.5 capacatators

    i should give u a ia like u did to me but i have had it removed

    so for this and u pissing me off u should say sorry atleast and ill get over it ok laters dude

  • chris07551 Sep 29, 2008

    ok friends i agree we should get overit and get along any car problems feel free to ask ok cya dude

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Hello

Are you want to take revenge. Let me know if you are.

I am not expertise in solving case for Car.

Sorry, My mistake, I take it in wrong. I think you are expertise in Computer and Hardware, So I had asked the question from you.

  • ABOUT: VL Commodore... good looking car.
1 First generation (1978–1988)
  • 1.1 VB
  • 1.2 VC
  • 1.3 VH
  • 1.4 VK
  • 1.5 VL
2 Second generation (1988–1997)
  • 2.1 VN
  • 2.2 VP
  • 2.3 VR
  • 2.4 VS
3 Third generation (1997–2006)
  • 3.1 VT
  • 3.2 VX
  • 3.3 VY
  • 3.4 VZ
4 Fourth generation (2006–present)
  • 4.1 VE

In my opinion your car is around 1978 make.

A Brief Introduction of VL Commodore:
Marking a high point in terms of sales, the last-of-the-series VL Commodore sold in record numbers, finally managing to outsell the Ford Falcon in the private sector.The 1986 VL represented a substantial makeover of the VK and would be the last of the mid-size Commodores. Designers distanced the Commodore further away from its Opel origins, by smoothing the lines of the outer body and incorporating a subtle tail spoiler. A thorough redesign of the nose saw the Commodore gain sleek, narrow headlamps and a shallower grille, while the Calais specification employed unique partially concealed headlamps.

By this stage, Holden’s 30 year old six-cylinder was thoroughly outmoded and would have been difficult to re-engineer to comply with pending emission standards and the introduction of unleaded fuel. This led Holden to sign a deal with Nissan to import their RB30E engine. This seemed a good idea in 1983 when the Australian dollar was strong; however by 1986 the once viable prospect became rather expensive. The public quickly accepted what was at first a controversial move, as reports emerged of the improvements in refinement, 33 percent gain in power and 15 percent better economy. An optional turbocharger appeared six months later and lifted power output to 150 kilowatts (200 hp). In October 1986, an unleaded edition of Holden’s carburettored V8 engine was publicised. Holden had originally planned to discontinue the V8 to spare the engineering expense of converting to unleaded. However, public outcry persuaded them to relent. VLs in New Zealand were also available with the 2.0 litre six-cylinder RB20E engine.
Negative points:

The VL suffered from some common build quality problems, such as poor windshield sealing, that can lead to water leakages and corrosion. Awkward packaging under the low bonnet meant the six-cylinder engine was especially susceptible to cracked cylinder heads, a problem not displayed on the Nissan Skyline with which it shares the RB30 engine. The Used Car Safety Ratings, published in 2007 by the Monash University Accident Research Centre, found that first generation Commodores (VB–VL) provide a "worse than average" level of occupant safety protection in the event of an accident.

I think it is sufficient information, as per your question.

Let me know if you wish to know more about your Car. (:P)

Best of Luck & Regards
ELLIN

Posted on Sep 19, 2008

  • Puneet Jain
    Puneet Jain Sep 28, 2008

    Hi guy,

    What happen, its too long to get response from you.

    Let me know if I can assist you further. Have a Nice day.

    Regards
    Ellin


  • Puneet Jain
    Puneet Jain Sep 29, 2008

    Hey buddy,

    Thanks for your courtesy.

    Dont forget me, we are now friends.

    Ellin


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