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 Post subject: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 3:53 pm 
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Location: Melbourne
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Model: EF XR8
Year: 1994
Colour: Gun Metal Grey
Engine Type: 5.0L V8
Engine Mods: 75mm Throttle Body, 10mm Leads Top Gun, Drift Pannel Filter.
Exhaust: Hi Tec Extractors, twin high flow cats, mandrel bent 2.5" exhaust, single 3".
Gearbox: 5 Speed Manual, Short Shifter
Diff: LSD
Suspension: Pedders short-stroke shocks, Pedders Sports Springs front, and back
Bodykit: XR8 Kit
Wheels: FPV 18"
Interior: Standard
Other Mods: None as of the minute but they are coming.
Stereo:Pioneer DVD player, Pioneer Front Splits Pioneer 6'9 Rear. Half way finished full boot install to come.

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There all i have at the moment, the car is getting a few little touch ups here and there this week and hopefully i can start on the engine mods in the near future.

Hope you like the car. All comments welcome
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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 8:20 pm 
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looking good there mate keep up the great work!

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 1:32 pm 
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f**k i love this car!
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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 1:45 pm 
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nice car...

should have put it in the garage section, mods may need to move it.
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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:42 pm 
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full power windows, electric antenna, cliamte control arent standard on XR8?

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:47 pm 
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s-tranzor wrote:
full power windows, electric antenna, cliamte control arent standard on XR8?

XR6 got front power windows, XR8 got all four power windows. Climate control and lecie antenna i dont think are standard

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 6:57 pm 
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Neither are the chrome door handles black gt gear boot gear knob, cluster faces, and is that a black airbag?

but f**k I'd love to own this thing 5L 5 speed gunmetal. hmm el xr bar, leather and woodgrain interior, hmm I should stop thinking about modding it's not my car. :lol: :x

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:32 pm 
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tony.martin11 wrote:
s-tranzor wrote:
full power windows, electric antenna, cliamte control arent standard on XR8?

XR6 got front power windows, XR8 got all four power windows. Climate control and lecie antenna i dont think are standard


wrong. again.

http://trueblueford.com/EFxr_specs.html

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:36 pm 
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tony.martin11 wrote:
s-tranzor wrote:
full power windows, electric antenna, cliamte control arent standard on XR8?

XR6 got front power windows, XR8 got all four power windows. Climate control and lecie antenna i dont think are standard


my ef xr8 only has front power windows?? and its definetly a genuine xr8??
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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:39 pm 
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Oh? i stand corrected. just that whenever i see an mk2 xr8, it has front and back power windows :?

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Tue Jun 22, 2010 7:43 pm 
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i no. I didnt realise till lil while after buying it but doesnt worry me im drivin :mrgreen:
Btw really nice xr8, love the colour and those rims look sweet
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Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 12:33 am 
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A fine example of an XR8 you have there. Amongst the best body and paint I've seen on an e-series as well. Very nice work. Start getting into the engine mods now to make it go as quick as it looks! 8-)

 

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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 9:16 am 
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aahhh memories. I had one just the same sans the rims.
Youre looks alot cleaner than mine though mate. I like it, keep at it!
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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 11:36 am 
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Hay guys thanks for all the nice comments.

There are a heap of interior mod's i will be doing very soon. as well as the full boot install while i save the cash to work the new engine.

I will get better pics up as soon as i get the paint fixed up.
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 Post subject: Re: EF XR8 Gun Metal Grey
Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 4:05 pm 
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here is a sneak peak of the new stereo.
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