Vauxhall Astra VXR Estate Z20LEH

VauxhallPartsUK have a few projects on the go just now with this one being the Astra VXR Estate. We managed to get hold of a salvage Arden Blue Astra VXR with 39k on the clock and a low miles Astra H 1.8 Design Auto Estate.

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It was now time to remove the full VXR running gear.

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Rad pack, Sub frame, Engine, Springs etc. all in one.

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Full Running gear with Z18XE engine removed from the Estate. Fuel lines, manual gear cables and brake servo from VXR fitted.

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VXR running gear with sub frame Z20LEH fitting in place in to the Estate

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Steering Colum,Auto brake pedal, Speedo Clocks, Steering Wheel, Gear stick reoved and replace with the VXR set up.

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Seats now fitted.

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Everything programmed in with Tech2 then the engine was started for the first time in the Estate.

We were braking a Astra CDTI 888 so kept hold of the suspension set up for the estate.

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VXR brakes, hubs and 888 suspension now fitted.

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Pictures of how the car sits with the 888 set up fitted.

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IMG_1714Its been a wile since we put any pictures up. We have now added the Estate XP Kit and VXR front bumper with tinted fogs. We also added a set of front brakes from the Astra H 888.