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1978 Holden Commodore
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1978 Holden Commodore Pricing and Specs


The Holden Commodore 1978 prices range from $940 for the basic trim level Sedan Commodore (base) to $4,070 for the top of the range Sedan Commodore SL.

The Holden Commodore 1978 is available in Leaded Petrol. Engine sizes and transmissions vary from the Sedan 2.8L 3 SP Automatic to the Sedan 4.1L 4 SP Manual.

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Holden Commodore Models SPECS PRICE
(base) 2.8LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $940 – 1,650
(base) 4.1LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $2,100 – 3,630
(base) 3.3LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $2,100 – 3,630
(base) 4.1LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $2,100 – 3,630
(base) 3.3LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $1,900 – 3,300
(base) 2.8LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $1,900 – 3,300
SL 4.1LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $2,200 – 3,850
SL 3.3LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $2,100 – 3,630
SL 3.3LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $2,100 – 3,630
SL 4.1LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $2,400 – 4,070
SL/E 4.1LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $1,800 – 3,080
SL/E 5.0LLeaded Petrol3 speed automatic $1,900 – 3,300
SL/E 4.1LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $1,800 – 3,080
SL/E 5.0LLeaded Petrol4 speed manual $1,800 – 3,080

Holden Commodore 1978 FAQs

Check out real-world situations relating to the Holden Commodore 1978 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Tonne Of Trouble

    MANY things can cause vibration. It could be as simple as poor wheel and tyre balance, which tends to show up at about 100km/h, or it could be the tailshaft, which shows up at a lower speed. Before doing anything drastic you need to check everything is within specification: wheel and tyre balance, tailshaft balance and driveline angles. The latter can be critical. If they are out they will cause a significant vibration.

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  • Metal makes a Memento

    IT'S hard to say how many are left, but one thing is certain, many have gone to that automotive graveyard in the sky. Given their numbers are thinning it's fair to say they will become collectable, and their value should go up. If you're thinking of buying one as a classic with the potential to increase in value, buy an SL/E.

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  • Toyota HiLux: Replacement options

    It seems to me your answer lies in what you wrote at the beginning of your email. Why not buy another Hilux, it did the job for you before and there's no reason it wouldn't do the same again.

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