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Forum: Under the Bonnet/Hood 12th May 2018, 04:13 AM
Replies: 27
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Posted By Venom
This happens when you drive through mud and it...

This happens when you drive through mud and it splashes up and blocks the radiator fins. Run the hose through it (no pressure washer though), see how dirty the water is coming out the bottom. If it's...
Forum: Private For Sale Classifieds 9th May 2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 116
Posted By Venom
15x7" wheels for Brumby/L series 4x140

So these rims came with a Brumby i bought recently. As the title says they're 15x7" Sunraysia style rims to suit the 4x140 stud pattern. I'll be going back to the factory wheels so I want to sell...
Forum: Planned Trips 23rd April 2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 391
Posted By Venom
It's really just supplies and tyre pressures. I...

It's really just supplies and tyre pressures. I experimented on my last trip there and ran my tyres on 16 psi the whole trip with no issues. Pretty sure I was even on 12 for a day. Plan your trip...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12th January 2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 545
Posted By Venom
No HD springs, they already have very limited...

No HD springs, they already have very limited travel. On a related side note: I think it's common for people take too much stuff and/or not place enough importance on the weight of their gear.

I'm...
Forum: New Member Introductions 12th January 2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 545
Posted By Venom
I have the same car, which for me was the best...

I have the same car, which for me was the best offroad Suby with the least amount of mods. My recommendation for improving capability and keeping it all simple and reliable:

Nacha's 2" lift...
Forum: Mods, Insurance, Local Compliance & you 1st November 2017, 02:47 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 19,351
Posted By Venom
I think the wider a tyre relative to the rim is...

I think the wider a tyre relative to the rim is the less likely it is to to roll of.
Forum: General Forum 30th October 2017, 04:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,593
Posted By Venom
I've tried it. The problem I seemed to encounter...

I've tried it. The problem I seemed to encounter was the tyre deforming and popping out because of the way the bottom edges of the wheel well are tapered. That was even with the rim hard to the floor...
Forum: Third Party Classifieds of Interest to Other Forum Members 30th August 2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 314
Posted By Venom
Check it out. Look for rust in the body. If the...

Check it out. Look for rust in the body. If the rust is just in the doors then they can be replaced, but the tailgate might be hard or expensive to find being a touring wagon. If all the mods look...
Forum: Suspension, Handling and Brakes 23rd August 2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By Venom
Just seen your post on facebook. Yes HD springs...

Just seen your post on facebook. Yes HD springs plus 2" strut top lift is too much without some compensation with a body lift. Your outback will have factory 1" body lift, which if you swap out for...
Forum: Suspension, Handling and Brakes 23rd August 2017, 01:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By Venom
Have you done a body lift or strut top? A full...

Have you done a body lift or strut top? A full body lift kit include the engine, transmission cross memebers and the rear diff cradle, driveshaft, rear trailing arms, and a steering column extension,...
Forum: Suspension, Handling and Brakes 9th August 2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 972
Posted By Venom
Nice work mate. It looks good with the XV wheels....

Nice work mate. It looks good with the XV wheels. Just out of curiosity, why did you not use the factory Outback shocks? As far as I could tell the factory BG rear struts have the most travel of...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 30th April 2017, 03:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 851
Posted By Venom
6th digit on the transmission identification...

6th digit on the transmission identification code:

C: Full-time AWD VTD 5AT

All H6s have VTD and a rear LSD.
Forum: Private For Sale Classifieds 5th January 2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 672
Posted By Venom
SOLD: Cusco front plated LSD

Selling the Cusco front diff I had fitted in my H6 Liberty. It has about 20,000kms on it and was broken in properly as per the manual. Perfect working condition.

It'll be sold in the dual range...
Forum: Private For Sale Classifieds 5th January 2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 458
Posted By Venom
Forum: General Forum 13th November 2016, 12:34 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,509
Posted By Venom
One of the biggest advantage I believe a Subaru...

One of the biggest advantage I believe a Subaru has offroad is their light weight, so I stick with that theme. All of my gear is basically hiking equipment so it's lightweight and compact. I try to...
Forum: Tyres/Tires and Wheels 30th September 2016, 04:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,577
Posted By Venom
I've had the audi rims on my stock SG XT brakes...

I've had the audi rims on my stock SG XT brakes and WRX 4 pots. just make sure they don't double up the stick on wheel weights or they will hit the caliper.

On a side note It's worth getting a...
Forum: Private For Sale Classifieds 17th July 2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 241
Posted By Venom
Late SG dual range gearbox, 120,000kms.

It came out of a wrecked 2006 SG Forester with 120,000kms on the clock, and was to be the basis of my next gearbox build. These boxes have the stronger 1-3 gears. I'm going to be going for an auto in...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 27th June 2016, 06:47 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,141
Posted By Venom
The 80w-140. I'm interested to know how it works...

The 80w-140. I'm interested to know how it works out in yours.
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 25th June 2016, 11:26 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,141
Posted By Venom
No it had an open rear diff funnily enough, but...

No it had an open rear diff funnily enough, but the wheel got a fair bit of speed up before it touched the ground again. I'd be interested to know how your KAAZ feels with some different oil in the...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 17th June 2016, 06:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,141
Posted By Venom
No doubt a combination of things. It's years ago...

No doubt a combination of things. It's years ago now but I actually stripped the splines out of a rear hub in my 2.5 L series in exactly that scenario and have been very conscious of it since. You're...
Forum: Transmission and Driveline 16th June 2016, 08:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,141
Posted By Venom
I had best results with the Castrol Syntrax...

I had best results with the Castrol Syntrax fluids, I think the 80w140 in the rear with the KAAZ and the 75w-90 in the gearbox with the Cusco front diff.

I also had the same 2 rear axles fitted...
Forum: Private For Sale Classifieds 25th May 2016, 03:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By Venom
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: Private For Sale Classifieds 21st May 2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 407
Posted By Venom
Complete DCCD w/Centre diff+housing+DCCDPro Controller.

Selling my DCCD setup for a 5MT.

Centre differential is from a WRX STI type RA. KMs unknown but it works an absolute treat. Included is the manual/auto switch, and the dial to adjust the lockup...
Forum: Buying and Selling Subarus 20th May 2016, 06:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 742
Posted By Venom
Sold.

Sold.
Forum: Buying and Selling Subarus 18th May 2016, 05:48 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 742
Posted By Venom
Sold.

Sold.
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