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Forum: V6 Bolt-Ons & Tunes 02-04-2016, 10:15 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 107
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
2010-2011 V6 Guys - BBK Longtubes + Full exhaust + Valance

This stuff has around 20K miles on it. Removed for a "back to stock" sale. BBK Ceramic coated longtubes, BBK high flow cats, Magnaflow center mount catback + a center mount valance that's been...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-04-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 538
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
If you want a camshaft that does everything...

If you want a camshaft that does everything you're describing and doesn't beat the CRAP out of the valvetrain like so many other popular lobe designs on the market today, you can try one of mine. My...
Forum: Local Marketplace 02-02-2016, 09:24 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 66
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
2010-2011 V6 Guys - BBK Longtubes + Full exhaust + Valance

This stuff has around 20K miles on it. Removed for a "back to stock" sale. BBK Ceramic coated longtubes, BBK high flow cats, Magnaflow center mount catback + a center mount valance that's been carbon...
Forum: Local Marketplace 02-02-2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 224
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Don't I know you? ;)

Don't I know you? ;)
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 02-02-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 275
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
The majority of the time you'll see very little...

The majority of the time you'll see very little to no gain going to a 102 setup on a stock bottom end engine. The LS3 intake/TB flows plenty of air. The majority of 102's we've installed in the past...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-20-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,297
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Bodywerks, with all due respect you're passing...

Bodywerks, with all due respect you're passing off your opinions as facts. Which is an inherit problem on this forum. Cam swaps don't cost $3K. Even our best package with a good chain, HV oil pump,...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-11-2016, 10:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,297
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Naaaahh..It's gonna drive just fine. :thumb:

Naaaahh..It's gonna drive just fine. :thumb:
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-06-2016, 09:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 563
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
The TSP 1 7/8" headers touch in one spot on the...

The TSP 1 7/8" headers touch in one spot on the passenger side on the frame. We typically preemptively massage the primary that touches the frame there so it won't touch. This usually doesn't cause a...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-05-2016, 09:55 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,103
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
If good quality products are used, all the parts...

If good quality products are used, all the parts are installed correctly, a professional tune is performed and the proper lubricants are used you will have absolutely no issues installing a cam. We...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-05-2016, 09:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 606
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
The 2010-2012 cars (IIRC) have a PS cooler that...

The 2010-2012 cars (IIRC) have a PS cooler that runs hoses through the AC condenser. Due to the condenser having to be moved out of the way to swap a camshaft inside the car, a lot of the time it's...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-05-2016, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 358
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Very old technology. For those that don't know,...

Very old technology. For those that don't know, this camshaft was originally designed for the 1993-1997 LT1 engines. When compared to an LS3 camshaft this cam will offer very little gains.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 01-05-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 4,051
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
I'll just drop in here and say this thread is...

I'll just drop in here and say this thread is 99.99999% opinion. Lots of opinions being thrown around as facts.

As a professional installer that's been in the game for 20 years, allowing your...
Forum: ZL1 Parts 11-17-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
I responded to your PM. Everything is still...

I responded to your PM. Everything is still available.
Forum: ZL1 Parts 11-04-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 460
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Lid Spacers, JABSCO Coolant pump, etc

I have 2 lid spacers. One is polished with ports for each cylinder, the other is non-polished without ports. Both spacers are WEAPON X.

Polished ported spacer - $400 shipped
Non-polished...
Forum: USA - Southeast 11-04-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 359
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Shop cleaning: Few 5th Gen items for sale.

Got a few things laying around we need to get rid of.

Pictures:

5th Gen specific stuff
- BMR 4-point STB. Very low mileage. This retails for $400 from BMR. Will take $275
- K&N CAI...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 11-02-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 610
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
What's the compression ratio & which rockers? ...

What's the compression ratio & which rockers? I'm too lazy to click the link. LOL Nice job as always by Cam Motion. Except no substitutes if you want a quality product that won't fall apart inside...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-29-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 777
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
We do them for $700 labor (diff R&R and assembly)...

We do them for $700 labor (diff R&R and assembly) + parts. The total depends on which parts you decide to go with.

Disclaimer: We don't do mail order. In-house only.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-14-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 895
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Because of the weight of the 5th Gen, and...

Because of the weight of the 5th Gen, and depending on your application I sometimes take a step back in heat range on these cams. It tends to yield better results in the timing department with less...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-30-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 999
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
There's too many other variables to give a...

There's too many other variables to give a definitive answer to this question. Some counter questions I'd have for a customer who asks this would be:

- What power level are you shooting for?
-...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-30-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 748
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
I have designed a family of lobes that work great...

I have designed a family of lobes that work great with ALL the stock components in an LS3. We've installed them in several cars retaining stock valve springs, stock pushrods, etc. Timing chain & oil...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-07-2015, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 438
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Advance Auto parts sells a battery that's a step...

Advance Auto parts sells a battery that's a step up for their "Gold" series that works really well in the 5th gens. I've noticed a lot faster start up times, especially while tuning when I'm stopping...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-07-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,718
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
NW or TPIS. Fast DBW throttle bodies are pure...

NW or TPIS. Fast DBW throttle bodies are pure junk.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-07-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Not always. We have swapped out some of our LS3...

Not always. We have swapped out some of our LS3 "style" camshafts and gone back to some VVT stuff at the request of our customers and the cars didn't go any faster. There are some impressive VVT...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 08-13-2015, 12:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 515
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
I've had people mention this before after...

I've had people mention this before after installing these clutches. I guess folks think because it's a twin disk it's going to have a heavy pedal. Even when properly bled, the RST has a pretty wimpy...
Forum: Vendor and Seller review / feedback / experiences 08-13-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,469
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Sorry I'm late to the party. Been working too...

Sorry I'm late to the party. Been working too much. LOL

Thanks for all the praise guys. I do what I can!
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 08-13-2015, 12:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,603
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
HPtuners has some great stuff available now for...

HPtuners has some great stuff available now for tuning the VVE tables. Their new custom OS's for the E38's give an amazing amount of resolution to allow you to produce a fantastic driving car with...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-13-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,334
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
The car will almost immediately develop a misfire...

The car will almost immediately develop a misfire if you've ever broken a valvespring. It's not going to "just" make the noise. The PCM will let you know that whichever cylinder is hurt is down on...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-13-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
If you want something affordable that works...

If you want something affordable that works great, look into the Texas Speed headers for the 5th Gen's. The absolute best headers you're gonna find for $500.

If you want top shelf quality in...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-11-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 557
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
Basically how this works is a file is pulled from...

Basically how this works is a file is pulled from your PCM, which in your case will be the file that's been modified by the previous handheld. Any experienced tuner will be able to recognize most...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-11-2015, 11:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,025
Posted By Josh @ Spartan LSX
I can assure anyone reading this thread that the...

I can assure anyone reading this thread that the oil coming off a K&N can & absolutely will gum up your MAF if too much is applied and not given enough dry time. I've cleaned 100's of MAF's over the...
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