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Forum: Forced Induction - V8 02-26-2014, 07:57 AM
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Views: 1,065
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Sure thing. They are Weld RTS's, and our customer...

Sure thing. They are Weld RTS's, and our customer had a hydrodipping shop dip the outside rim in carbon fiber...it looks insane!
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-12-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,855
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
The pull with the camshaft goes to 6500 + I'm not...

The pull with the camshaft goes to 6500 + I'm not sure I'm understanding your question.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 06-10-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
We have turned AFM for several customers even...

We have turned AFM for several customers even quite a few dealers in the area. Our results have been that along with a good tune you will not see a drop in mileage, in fact most pick up fuel mileage...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 06-10-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,826
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Please take time to check out our tuning service...

Please take time to check out our tuning service as well. We can package a email tune with Hptuners or do a mail in/core exchange. Hptuners is great because its a fully functioning scanner and...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-07-2013, 07:47 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,774
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
We did a LS9 cam in a 2010 with a whipple a few...

We did a LS9 cam in a 2010 with a whipple a few years ago. Car had a rotofab intake and headers also. With the stock blower pulley it had no problem making 630 at the tire!

There are better...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-07-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
It would slow down how the boost comes on. ...

It would slow down how the boost comes on. Magnacharger actually puts a little brass restricter in the bypass valve nipple. Removing it makes boost come on a bit quicker.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-07-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,979
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
If it was me I would go into the mid 240's on the...

If it was me I would go into the mid 240's on the exhaust with that much intake duration alone. If not pull the intake lobe into the low 220's. There isn't enough split there to really take...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-06-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,502
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
No I literally mean 5 rwhp on the top isn't worth...

No I literally mean 5 rwhp on the top isn't worth the 10-15 hit down low! We've seen several cars come in with entirely the wrong cam for the applicatoin and while plotting them against one of ours...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-06-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 7,502
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Any cam you choose is a trade off. You trade off...

Any cam you choose is a trade off. You trade off absolutely perfect driveablity in all conditions and great emmissions for slightly less driveablity and slightly worse emmissions but more power. ...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-04-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,076
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Seems like boost is the issue with lifting the...

Seems like boost is the issue with lifting the heads.. The magic number is between 22-23 pounds before it starts trying to push water.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-04-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 677
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
RWHP. Supercharged cars pick up HUGE with a...

RWHP. Supercharged cars pick up HUGE with a proper intake. Had race cars pick up over 100 rwhp with a good intake over bad one.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-04-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,255
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
I think you misread me. The L92 intake...

I think you misread me. The L92 intake outperformed the LS3 by 10 rwhp 10 ft-bs of torque. If you go on TBSSowners.com you might be able to find the thread. This has been several years ago (before...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 06-04-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 747
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Your not going to be able to make much...

Your not going to be able to make much significant changes on your own with that device. If you are interested in a full tuning/ Dataloging package like HPtuenrs let me know. We offer remote tuning...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 06-04-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,319
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
You want to shift a bit past peak to keep the car...

You want to shift a bit past peak to keep the car in the meat of the power curve. With that dyno sheet I would say 6400-6500 RPM but the DOD lifters aren't going to like that for too long..


A...
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 06-04-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
I'm not to far away from you! Please check us...

I'm not to far away from you! Please check us out www.pcmofnc.com
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 06-04-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 677
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
I'd use a Roto Fab. We have and they pick up a...

I'd use a Roto Fab. We have and they pick up a easy 25-35 rwhp. Let us know if you need one or a tune. A tune really wakes up the edelbrock supercharged cars. The canned tune they send out is so...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-04-2013, 08:57 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,255
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
I've personally tested one. We have a L92/LS3...

I've personally tested one. We have a L92/LS3 head package for the LS2 Trailblazer SS's that we've been selling for years! They run really good!

Anyway We tested one to see if the truck intake...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-04-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 418
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Yep, Definitely but whatever you do has to fit!...

Yep, Definitely but whatever you do has to fit! Don't look like much for options there
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-04-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 568
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
They are pipe threads so they will not screw all...

They are pipe threads so they will not screw all the way in. Pipe threads are tapered and literally wedge as they tighten up.

Our catch cans which are not available just yet have O-ring fittings...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 05-31-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,690
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
I'd say about 20% of the brand new stock cars we...

I'd say about 20% of the brand new stock cars we have come by are either weeping out of the rear main or leaking out of the oil cooler. I bet its just a coincidence that it got a bad rep for causing...
Forum: Engine Internals 05-31-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,170
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Custom Cams by PCM of NC still on sale!

Don't miss it! Our custom cams have been marked down lower than they have ever been! Be sure to check our customer build blogs! (http://www.pcmofnc.com/index.php/blog/42-builds)
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Forum: Engine Internals 05-29-2013, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,012
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
BUMP!

BUMP!
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-23-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Yep absolutely! We handled the programming for a...

Yep absolutely! We handled the programming for a LS7 swap into a new Caprice (x cop car) just last year.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-23-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,481
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
I would definitely go with a set of good proven...

I would definitely go with a set of good proven long tubes. We took BBK's off this cammed 2010 Camaro and went with KOOKS 1 7/8's headers. No other changes.




We have another Camaro in the...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-20-2013, 01:24 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,068
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Which ethanol content sensor are you using? I...

Which ethanol content sensor are you using? I don't know of a sensor GM is using since the Gen 3 days (that sensor was expensive and had a lot of problems, wouldn't last long)

I wouldn't trust...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-20-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,532
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Those are -4 cc for the valve reliefs. I'd shoot...

Those are -4 cc for the valve reliefs. I'd shoot for 10.2-10.8 for a street supercharged/turbocharged motor on 93 with less than 15 pounds. Go with a LS9 gasket. Keep a wideband on the car to watch...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-20-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 599
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
GM has had a Hot cam for YEARS! The LT4 hotcam...

GM has had a Hot cam for YEARS! The LT4 hotcam was great. Great little proven performer that still drove good. The LS1-3 series hotcams are not so good likewise with the ASA cam. There is no way I...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-16-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,081
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
If it was me I would choose something along the...

If it was me I would choose something along the lines of a 22X/24X on a 114-115 Use a milder lobe to keep the valve train under control with boost.

Our own car made 700 rwhp at 10 psi with a...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-16-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 919
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
We just did a cammed car with this catback. It...

We just did a cammed car with this catback. It sounded really good in my opinion.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-14-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,254
Posted By Alvin@PCMofNC
Looks like it knocked pretty hard. It could be...

Looks like it knocked pretty hard. It could be the tune or it can be a mechanical failure, overboost, etc.

We did a twin turbo LS3 in a 50 Chevrolet that didn't last long after the tune. The...
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