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Bought a 01 SS...

Old 03-22-2018, 09:47 PM
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Recently bought my first LS car, 01 SS I will post list of mods below, prevoius owner told me he thought the car would be between 430-470 HP. My questions are: Does this sound like a good ballpark figure and what else could I do to squeeze the most out of the car before I get it tuned. Thanks in advance.

Texas Speed Torquer V3 cam
Typhoon intake
ported ls6 oil pump
chromoly pushrods
102 mm throttle body
ported and polished 241 heads
BTR dual beehive springs
upgraded injectors and fuel rails (not sure exactly on size of injectors)
smooth bellow
volant air intake
speed engineering catch can
longtube headers
offroad y pipe
borla catback
chomoly driveshaft
chromoly yoke
s60 rear end
full spool
35 spline axles
UMI panhard
UMI sway bar links
frame connectors
monster stage 3 clutch
Koni rear shocks
Midwest chassis adjustable torque arm and driveshaft loop
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I'd say that setup is more like 430 rwhp. Definitely not 470
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Nice setup you have there! How do you like those gears?
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430 give or take 5 hp. Should be a very fun set up with those gears.
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