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Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-01-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By vroomapunk
Did you forget to plug in the oil pressure sensor...

Did you forget to plug in the oil pressure sensor wiring harness?? I think its the one behind intake on the valley cover.

Its easy to forget. Check there first.

If not there, maybe the o ring...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-01-2015, 01:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 468
Posted By vroomapunk
+1

+1
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-01-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By vroomapunk
CAI Looks better IMO CAI also seals, it has a...

CAI Looks better IMO
CAI also seals, it has a lid
Oiled vs dry filters have better flow 99% of the time
Doesn't throw a CEL



I guess me saying "waste of money" was a bit extreme haha. I...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-01-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By vroomapunk
haha perfect

haha perfect
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-01-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 468
Posted By vroomapunk
I got a cam motion Night Fury cam from Lethal...

I got a cam motion Night Fury cam from Lethal racing. Its awesome. Makes great power on LS3's.

I have an auto, but driveability is no problem at all. Does have a very lopey idle, but that's...
Forum: Member Car Journals 05-01-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 44,960
Posted By vroomapunk
Got some small stuff in, 1LE strut tower...

Got some small stuff in,

1LE strut tower brace, painted the ends flat black

Hurst Auto shifter plate. This thing is nice, its billet aluminum, so its cut out of a solid piece of metal, and...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 05-01-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 375
Posted By vroomapunk
Resonators are the only stock thing I kept, if...

Resonators are the only stock thing I kept, if you get rid of them its way too loud. Love my sound.

SP LT 1 7/8" headers
SP HF Cats
Stock L99 resonator
SOLO Axleback with J pipes (no mufflers)...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-30-2015, 11:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 541
Posted By vroomapunk
They are referring to tuning your computer to...

They are referring to tuning your computer to work with the new intake.



Eh, waste of money.



A tune does not necessarily void a warranty. The tune only voids a warranty if it...
Forum: Member Car Journals 04-29-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 6,175
Posted By vroomapunk
Good, just been workin, just had to replace my...

Good, just been workin, just had to replace my cam and some other engine components. And Im doing some other small stuff soon, but other than that, not much haha.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2015, 12:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 636
Posted By vroomapunk
I know there was confusion with the Katech C5R...

I know there was confusion with the Katech C5R chain vs the IWIS or JWIS or w/e. To this day I don't know which one I have haha. Either way, they are both great chains, cost a similar amount, and are...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2015, 12:38 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,452
Posted By vroomapunk
You don't understand me I guess, its cool, stop...

You don't understand me I guess, its cool, stop fishing for a fight/debate. You feel about the auto trans, how I feel about people who have their cars built by other people or shops.

I don't...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2015, 11:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,306
Posted By vroomapunk
Yeah, don't think ive seen the black one above in...

Yeah, don't think ive seen the black one above in person.

This is Tim's car, not sure that he has it anymore. It was black with some big ole wheels.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 1,452
Posted By vroomapunk
I have an automatic and wouldn't have it any...

I have an automatic and wouldn't have it any other way, as a daily driver and an occasional drag racer, you cant beat it. Ive never been beaten by a manual car (ZL1's included), granted I have a cam,...
Forum: Member Car Journals 04-29-2015, 10:31 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 6,175
Posted By vroomapunk
Nice! gonna look killer

Nice! gonna look killer
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 665
Posted By vroomapunk
Paint them yourself: G2 caliper paint...

Paint them yourself:

G2 caliper paint (custom matched to crystal red), brembo decals from ebay.

Just pop the wheels off, clean calipers with a wire brush and brake cleaner, brush on a...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,306
Posted By vroomapunk
Yeah, I saw the one Bo is talking about in...

Yeah, I saw the one Bo is talking about in person. Lethal notched out the back to fit under the cowl, and did a ton of cleaning up on the inside to get everything right. Was a great piece afterwards,...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-27-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,161
Posted By vroomapunk
added to my original post.

added to my original post.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-27-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 636
Posted By vroomapunk
Definitely get a Melling, the HV or HP ones are...

Definitely get a Melling, the HV or HP ones are kinda debated on this forum, different shops will give different answers.

Yes, while you are in there change to a better chain like IWIS or Katech....
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-27-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,161
Posted By vroomapunk
I did LT Headers, HF Cats, kept the stock...

I did LT Headers, HF Cats, kept the stock resonators, and put no mufflers, just a SOLO axleback with J pipes and quad 4" tips.

SOLO axleback is basically straight pipes back there with the J pipes...
Forum: Member Car Journals 04-27-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8,629
Views: 343,616
Posted By vroomapunk
I feel for you, my grandfather was damn near...

I feel for you, my grandfather was damn near invincible till all of a sudden he needed a 4 way bypass.

Hope your family is doing as well as they can be.
Forum: Member Car Journals 04-21-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 8,918
Posted By vroomapunk
nice car!! Cool story too

nice car!! Cool story too
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-20-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 3,442
Posted By vroomapunk
Interested to see it, but no. Just put a new cam...

Interested to see it, but no. Just put a new cam in this car, and it will certainly be faster than the new generation. Doubt I will like the looks more, and it seems as though the 5th gen is...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-20-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,930
Posted By vroomapunk
Thanks man, yes spring pressure was the problem...

Thanks man, yes spring pressure was the problem across the board. And the aggressive exhaust lobe profile exaggerated the spring problem on those valves. Which is why the dead lifter, rocker, and...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-20-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,930
Posted By vroomapunk
Spring pressure being too high, combined with an...

Spring pressure being too high, combined with an aggressive exhaust lobe profile.

Lethal Racing owned up to the spring issue, and helped me out with the parts. They have since moved to Cam...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-20-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,930
Posted By vroomapunk
Just read your sig, thats a killer setup!! ...

Just read your sig, thats a killer setup!!

Had a chance to race yet?
Forum: Member Car Journals 04-20-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 44,960
Posted By vroomapunk
Everything is fixed: Replaced with better...

Everything is fixed:

Replaced with better Johnson Lifters
New Cam Motion Night Fury cam (slightly different specs)
BTR .660 springs with titanium retainers
New Exhaust valves (lapped the...
Forum: Member Car Journals 04-20-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 443
Views: 44,960
Posted By vroomapunk
Update on the damage: High spring pressure...

Update on the damage:

High spring pressure and aggressive exhaust lobe profile killed:
One lifter, one cam lobe, all exhaust rocker tips, all rocker trunnions, and all exhaust valve tips.
...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-20-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,930
Posted By vroomapunk
Cam had a lobe wiped out, all exhaust valves are...

Cam had a lobe wiped out, all exhaust valves are bad, all rockers are eaten up, even the comp trunnion is destroyed on a few, bad lifter.

Changed to Johnson lifters, new Cam Motion Cam, new...
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-13-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 332
Posted By vroomapunk
I doubt they are adjustable, or at least meant to...

I doubt they are adjustable, or at least meant to be adjustable. You can adjust them with a file/dremel/etc.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-13-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 866
Posted By vroomapunk
depends on which NF cam. The older one was...

depends on which NF cam. The older one was 7.425, the newer one is 7.400.

Yes get titanium, might as well since you are already changing the springs.
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