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.
It was now time to remove the full VXR running gear.
Rad pack, Sub frame, Engine, Springs etc. all in one.
Full Running gear with Z18XE engine removed from the Estate. Fuel lines, manual gear cables and brake servo from VXR fitted.
VXR running gear with sub frame Z20LEH fitting in place in to the Estate
Steering Colum,Auto brake pedal, Speedo Clocks, Steering Wheel, Gear stick reoved and replace with the VXR set up.
Seats now fitted.
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.
VXR brakes, hubs and 888 suspension now fitted.
Pictures of how the car sits with the 888 set up fitted.
Its 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.