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05-05-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By chasgiv3

My 160lb injectors run fine at idle. No issues.

My 160lb injectors run fine at idle. No issues.
04-27-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 20,316
Posted By chasgiv3

I run 160lb injectors. 8.7:1 CR on my setup. I'm...

I run 160lb injectors. 8.7:1 CR on my setup. I'm not sure what my limits are on pump gas but I race on 100 octane and pull around 1000RWHP on the dyno. On the street I run pump gas but I've never...
04-20-2015, 04:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 660
Posted By chasgiv3

I've seen more than a few Fast Intakes blow out...

I've seen more than a few Fast Intakes blow out from boost. Might not be the right choice. LS6 works pretty well.

Compression ratio is relative to boost pressure and octane ratings on the fuel. ...
04-01-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 536
Posted By chasgiv3

Well when they dyno tune it they do it based on...

Well when they dyno tune it they do it based on PSI. They start out with the base (minimum boost the car can be set to) and go up boost levels to add fuel based on that at load. I would think...
03-30-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 30,056
Posted By chasgiv3

Terrible build! Don't like it at all! ...

Terrible build! Don't like it at all!

Because it makes my car look like a shined up turd! Very sad.........

LOL...incredible work for sure. Love all the great fab work and the fact that it'll...
03-18-2015, 02:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 11,770
Posted By chasgiv3

Well this is something I dealt with when I...

Well this is something I dealt with when I switched over to my LQ4 block. I noticed when stuck in traffic on a super hot day my car would eventually overheat.
I tried opening up the front end as...
03-18-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,550
Posted By chasgiv3

Speak to a good speed shop who dyno's a lot of...

Speak to a good speed shop who dyno's a lot of different parts. When I asked about changing out my stock intake for a high end piece they showed me proof that while it will increase HP given the same...
11-12-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 35,427
Posted By chasgiv3

27PSI for me for 2 years now. I know someone with...

27PSI for me for 2 years now. I know someone with a similar setup running 30PSI and races a hell of a lot more than I do for at least 2 years with no issues.

I use ARP studs.
11-05-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,184
Posted By chasgiv3

I use Permatex Nickel anti-seize on mine. Seemed...

I use Permatex Nickel anti-seize on mine. Seemed to work fine for me. ...
10-27-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,184
Posted By chasgiv3

I use race gas at the track and also have iron...

I use race gas at the track and also have iron truck manifolds. Both of those together (I believe) can cause a buildup of material along the valve shafts. I ran into a situation in which mine were...
10-23-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 517
Posted By chasgiv3

LQ9 block is a higher compression motor than the...

LQ9 block is a higher compression motor than the LQ4 block. You're at 10.1:1 vs. the LQ4 block at 9.4:1 ratio. Since this is supercharged you won't be able to vary boost between track and street so...
10-23-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,515
Posted By chasgiv3

Solid build. I've had no issues driving mine...

Solid build. I've had no issues driving mine around even in the heat but I've learned a few lessons along the way. I have 160lb injectors in there now and at idle they can potentially load up the...
05-30-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,552
Posted By chasgiv3

Most aftermarket tanks make use of a supply and a...

Most aftermarket tanks make use of a supply and a separate return. You need to make sure you're using a tank and pump that is intended to be used for a late model GM returnless fuel system. Or you...
05-30-2013, 02:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,552
Posted By chasgiv3

What I think is causing the confusion is the...

What I think is causing the confusion is the round cylinder that is attached to the crossover tube. This is called the accumulator. What I believe it does is to dampen the backwash of the injectors...
05-24-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 21,762
Posted By chasgiv3

Now I actually had these cars and since it was...

Now I actually had these cars and since it was all I could afford I thought they were cool at the time.

First 1976 Plymouth Volare Maroon with a very low rear end gear and a manual 5 speed with a...
05-24-2013, 02:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,552
Posted By chasgiv3

When I swapped over to my LS6 intake I re-used my...

When I swapped over to my LS6 intake I re-used my old fuel rails and injectors without any issues.

Once I went Turbo I bought aftermarket fuel rails eliminated the in tank fuel pressure regulator...
05-22-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 16,475
Posted By chasgiv3

I've helped 5 friends remove and replace the...

I've helped 5 friends remove and replace the optispark on LT1's. Opti was a terrible design especially if folks drive through standing water. Maybe that's not a lot but it sure seems to be a common...
04-22-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,755
Posted By chasgiv3

I loved my T-56 but when I started going over 700...

I loved my T-56 but when I started going over 700 RWHP problems started to appear often! I had it rebuilt to higher and higher specs each time it broke but after 3 times I gave up and went TH400. My...
04-21-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 9,773
Posted By chasgiv3

I'm 6'1" 285. I sit in a Kirckey 18" Racing seat....

I'm 6'1" 285. I sit in a Kirckey 18" Racing seat. But I custom fit that for myself. My good friend is 7'2" and he had a convertible Camaro that he loved driving. Stick car.

His knees were high up...
04-21-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By chasgiv3

With solid motor mounts there shouldn't be the...

With solid motor mounts there shouldn't be the torqueing over of the motor like a normal mounted motor. My guess would be that you'll not have any issues at all. There may be the possibility of some...
04-21-2013, 08:51 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By chasgiv3

Show us a picture..something like this: ...

Show us a picture..something like this:
http://i86.photobucket.com/albums/k101/chasgiv3/IMG_1736.jpg (http://s86.photobucket.com/user/chasgiv3/media/IMG_1736.jpg.html)
04-21-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,772
Posted By chasgiv3

Wait a second. You mounted the turbos to the...

Wait a second. You mounted the turbos to the body? Are you running solid motor mounts? Are the turbos mounted to the body with some sort of rubber isolation?

I know you said the exhaust is rubber...
Forum: Texas Members
11-13-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,788
Posted By chasgiv3

No question Bears offense is brutally weak....

No question Bears offense is brutally weak. Superbowl thoughts for the Bears was never in my mind. Coaching is weak for the Bears also. Cuz if I was coaching Schaumburg would be drooling on himself...
Forum: Texas Members
11-12-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,788
Posted By chasgiv3

I was pretty shocked when our offensive players...

I was pretty shocked when our offensive players fumbled twice. With weather like that it's who screws up the most. This time my poor Bears. With the hit to Cutler I would've gone after Schaub and...
11-12-2012, 02:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 678
Posted By chasgiv3

If you want to run big boost on pump gas then...

If you want to run big boost on pump gas then that's a different story. But at 110 I don't see an issue.
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