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Old 01-08-2018, 05:54 PM
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Default Excited! 6liter swap!

Excited to have my 6 liter iron block swap 95 Trans Am back and anxious to get some numbers on the dyno. Pretty basic build:

Brought Josh at Spartan LSX a 2011 L96 in OCT 2015 for a tear down and refresh.
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Brought the guys the car, clutch, QP fab9, and a few more goodies August 2016. They've hit a few rough patches in there but hopefully I'll post some videos and numbers soon.

We'll see how it goes! I'm pumped.
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Very nice. I hope you enjoy the new engine and added cubes.
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Old 03-31-2018, 04:08 PM
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Still no car... But should be close. .
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You've been patient to wait this long. I hope everything works out for you.
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Maybe within a week..
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Josh will take care of you. Should run good.
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Old 04-12-2018, 06:47 PM
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Oh yeah!
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Does Spartan LSX do machine work?
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I do not believe so. I had some done through them.
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What’s the cam specs and what headers and exhaust you running?
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I'll get you those specs soon, it was ordered two years ago haha
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What’s the cam specs and what headers and exhaust you running?

These...and what/who's clutch are you running??
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McLeod RXT twin disc

any help?

https://ls1tech.com/forums/suspension-brakes/1896438-help-manual-steering-rack-tubular-k-member.html
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Still nothing, boys....
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Not to say anything about the shop since I don't know them, but its been more than 2 and a half years and your car isn't done. I understand that it's an lt style car but that's a long time to wait for a build.
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Hopefully we'll hear something monday
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Maybe this weekend?


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2 years? Hopefully it gets you the numbers you're looking for.
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I've been building my car for like 10 years so don't worry about it. lol
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Just reaching out for some help, we can't get the steering column to mate properly with the manual rack.

95 Firebird
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LS k member, manual steering rack, and "intermediate shaft" (the link between the rack and column)

Do I need an LT1 intermediate shaft for a manual rack?

​​​​​​Do I need an entire steering column out of an LS car?

Or should it work and I need another k member and rack?

FYI: column is hard against the header and they're saying there is too much toe in the front wheels and I'm maxed out in adjustment..
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