Any pics of truck intake on '78-'81 Malibu? - LS1TECH

Go Back   LS1TECH > LS1-LS2-LS3-LS6-LS7 PERFORMANCE > Conversions & Hybrids
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?
Search


Conversions & Hybrids
LSX Engines in Non-LSX Vehicles
Sponsored by
Don Hardy Race Cars


Any pics of truck intake on '78-'81 Malibu?

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 07-16-2009, 08:32 PM   #1
TECH Apprentice
 
BadBoo79's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 0
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 302
Default Any pics of truck intake on '78-'81 Malibu?

I am looking at an SUV 6.0L for my Malibu and was wondering if the intake will fit under the hood or if I will have to go to a passenger car intake (and then water pump, and balancer, and accessories, etc...).

Does anyone have pictures of it working (if it does).

I have a slight cowl hood (2" Goodmark) but the structure is about the same as stock, with the exception of where the air cleaner would go.
BadBoo79 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2009, 10:47 PM   #2
sawzall wielding director
 
G-Body's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 4
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Downers Grove, IL
Posts: 3,001
Default

It should fit just fine. I have a stock flat hood on my 85 el camino and it clears ok. The decorative cover needs to be removed and the EVAP purge solenoid needs to be relocated but thats it. Theres a bunch of pics on my fquick account.
__________________
85 El Camino SS black and silver, factory buckets. 6.0L/4l60E 3.73 posi. Down for rebuild
2005 CTS-V Stock...for now daily driver
1985 Monte Carlo SS 5.3L/4l80e/turbo still in pieces.
www.fquick.com/G-Body
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rodder
"possible" is a relative term around here... anything is possible. It's "possible" to put a whole K3500 4x4 dually truck rolling chassis under a brand new Mini body. Is it reasonable? No. Does it make sense? No. Is it possible? Yes.
G-Body is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2009, 12:59 AM   #3
TECH Enthusiast
 
cutlass_455's Avatar
 
Trader Rating: 2
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 618
Default

I too would like to see some pics. I cant use the truck intake system (it goes to the passenger side) cuz it hits the A/C lines at the condenser. Im gonna have to go to the drivers side with it.

Anyone got an suggestions??
__________________
Sleepy at the wheel??...GO FASTER!!!

1972 Olds Cutlass Supreme - 455 Olds 12.30s @ 109
1987 Olds 442 415rwhp 6L LQ4/LS3 love child with 4L60E 11.90's @ 111
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4U6CQNR4Sts
cutlass_455 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-26-2009, 12:59 AM
LS1Tech
Pontiac Firebird




Paid Advertisement
Reply


Tags
7881, 81, hood, lq4, malibu, pics


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


 

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC1
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Service - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - JOBS
Emails & Contact Details