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post #1 of 17 (permalink) Old 11-20-04, 11:23 PM Thread Starter
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just got the mkII xr8 ute

ye we picked it up a couple of days ago.. the new 6 speed feels good but the diff clunk is very loud

ill post some pics when i take some

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Congrats on the new ride mate.

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nice buy mate, guess you must have saw the XR8 Ute ad eh ;-) Bring on the pics!!!!!1
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Congrat's mate, any plan's for her.

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good one mate, how long did it take for your ute to arrive after you ordered it, im still waiting for mine and im itchin... probably 2 to 3 weeks away still 4 me...

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ye i hadto wait about 6 weeks but it was definetly worth it

im not gunna do much to it, ive put a herrod grill in it already and i mite do the exhaust but that will probly be it
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ye i hadto wait about 6 weeks but it was definetly worth it

im not gunna do much to it, ive put a herrod grill in it already and i mite do the exhaust but that will probly be it

Should add up to about 5 or 6 weeks for me also.
What color did you get?
When are you going to take some pics for us to check out??
Please post a couple!

Also, is the diff clunk really loud, or is it just annoying cause your not used to it???

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Should add up to about 5 or 6 weeks for me also.
What color did you get?
When are you going to take some pics for us to check out??
Please post a couple!

Also, is the diff clunk really loud, or is it just annoying cause your not used to it???
Going from a Ef xr8 to a Ba xr8 i noticed sum sort of shunt although im not sure where its from. But after driving it since thursday last week its nearly gone after adapting my driving to it.

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ok heres some pics. sorry about the quality i dont have a digital camera at the moment so i had to take them on my phone
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and the diff clunk isnt loud at all (havin the radio on qualitly u cant hear it) its just like a click noise
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