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Forum: Camaro ZL1 Forum - ZL1 Specific Topics Yesterday, 09:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 780
Posted By blake-b
Have you factored in the cost of maintenance and...

Have you factored in the cost of maintenance and insurance for both cars? My choice would be the ZL1 over the Lamborghini based on end-user maintenance as I do my own work.

Why don't you go rent...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) Yesterday, 09:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 105
Posted By blake-b
Dietcoke did it...

Dietcoke did it (http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=187548)
although I cannot remember if he started with an M6 or a 6L80E but the consensus is (I think) it is easier to start with an M6...
Forum: Exterior Parts & Accessories 04-17-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 101
Posted By blake-b
2010 Gloss Black Hood - KCMO

This is just taking up space since it was replaced by a cowl induction hood. It is in excellent condition other than the liner which was hit by a fraying blower belt. The liner is easily replaceable....
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-17-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,171
Posted By blake-b
If you are still running the stock tune, that is...

If you are still running the stock tune, that is most likely the issue. When I changed my cam (the first time) and was on the stock tune, I remember it acting like yours does.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-17-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,171
Posted By blake-b
Double check that your wires are on the plugs and...

Double check that your wires are on the plugs and coils tightly. It is very common after taking them off for people to experience misfires because they weren't put back on all the way.

I believe...
Forum: General Automotive + Other Cars Discussion 04-16-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 143
Posted By blake-b
http://parts.nalleygmc.com This is the site...

http://parts.nalleygmc.com

This is the site I usually use to find part numbers.
Forum: 5th Gen Camaro SS LS LT General Discussions 04-12-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,829
Posted By blake-b
I was sure I blew my rear main when I had the ysi...

I was sure I blew my rear main when I had the ysi and the RX stuff (monster can and breather). I bought a mighty mouse can and everything cleared up. Turns out my seal wasn't blown, oil was just...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-10-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,791
Posted By blake-b
Like this? ...

Like this?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LP2bWXczWFo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQRm_f6LTts
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 04-10-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 279
Posted By blake-b
I have their full replacement subframe bushings...

I have their full replacement subframe bushings and have nothing but good things to say about them.

I'm also putting their stuff on my 69 too.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-08-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 765
Posted By blake-b
When I had mine I did not.

When I had mine I did not.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-08-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 765
Posted By blake-b
I've had a few variations... 1st can was an EE...

I've had a few variations...
1st can was an EE can mounted off the passenger side head. No pics of it.
2nd can was an RX Monster. Couldn't cure my pressure issues.
3rd can was a Mighty Mouse can....
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-05-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By blake-b
http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.ph...

http://www.bobistheoilguy.com/forums/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showflat&Number=142051
If that's all you can source, I don't see an issue with it on an engine that is already broken in. You can mail order...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-05-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By blake-b
That's just a vacuum source. You can use any...

That's just a vacuum source. You can use any vacuum source you can reach. Mine is hooked to the line coming out of of the back of the intake and goes to brake booster. I have a vacuum log in line...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-05-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By blake-b
That is the evap solenoid. There should be a...

That is the evap solenoid. There should be a factory line for it. I relocated mine and it has nothing to do with the the turbo setup.

My engine is out or I'd post up a pic. I believe, in...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-05-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 541
Posted By blake-b
It replaces oil fill cap and hose goes to oil...

It replaces oil fill cap and hose goes to oil return pump. The oil return pump will run for 30 secs after engine is off. Oil gets pumped up hose back into valve cover.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-05-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 831
Posted By blake-b
Unless I'm calculating incorrectly, you have...

Unless I'm calculating incorrectly, you have plenty of fuel capabilities for more than 1100whp.

Here's the formula I was playing with but I realize every combo is different.
N/A: Hp x 0.50 BSFC...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 04-03-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 844
Posted By blake-b
I see you are in Holden MO. I am near Liberty MO....

I see you are in Holden MO. I am near Liberty MO. PM me with your number and I'll give you a call. I've been over 1000hp with 2 slightly different combos and getting ready for a third.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 03-31-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,481
Posted By blake-b
Mine told me that when a main cap walked and a...

Mine told me that when a main cap walked and a main bearing spun... One of the causes could be a bearing issue somewhere (main, rod, or cam).

Problem could be anywhere from the oil pressure...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 03-31-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 606
Posted By blake-b
I'm running stock manifolds clearanced for 6 bolt...

I'm running stock manifolds clearanced for 6 bolt heads. They were cheaper than shorties even after coating and clearancing them.
Forum: Dragstrip and Launch Techniques Discussion 03-29-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By blake-b
The white car is clinc's car. Went from an F1-X...

The white car is clinc's car. Went from an F1-X to a big single turbo. Car is stupid fast.
Forum: Camaro Photos | Spyshots | Video | Media Gallery 03-29-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 839
Views: 68,948
Posted By blake-b
Took this a while back.

Took this a while back.
Forum: Vendor and Seller review / feedback / experiences 03-29-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 415
Posted By blake-b
Maureen helped me out last week too with a hard...

Maureen helped me out last week too with a hard to find part. You cannot go wrong with Becky for the sale and Maureen for the parts.
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 03-26-2014, 11:17 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,213
Posted By blake-b
You don't need a strut tower brace.

You don't need a strut tower brace.
Forum: V8 - Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons, Tuning Equipment 03-25-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By blake-b
Tuesday bump.

Tuesday bump.
Forum: V8 - Engine, Exhaust, Bolt-Ons, Tuning Equipment 03-20-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 251
Posted By blake-b
SOLD Ported LS3 Intake manifold with Holley rails and broken out IAT sensor

SOLD!
Quick summary: Fasterproms Stage 2 ported LS3 intake with Holley rails and ORB fittings, IAT sensor, and gaskets. NO fuel lines or MAP sensor or rubber line out the back of the intake.
...
Forum: Autos For Sale / Wanted 03-19-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,305
Posted By blake-b
http://www.racingjunk.com/Radical-Street-Cars/1821...

http://www.racingjunk.com/Radical-Street-Cars/182160497/WORLDS-FASTEST-2010-IRS-CAMARO-IPS-BUILT.html
Forum: Camaro Issues / Problems | Warranty Discussions | TSB and Recalls 03-12-2014, 04:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 289
Posted By blake-b
Bend it back yourself. It has the consistency of...

Bend it back yourself. It has the consistency of thick aluminum foil which is what it essentially is.
Forum: Forced Induction 03-11-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,899
Posted By blake-b
Um, since I am putting a new engine in, can I...

Um, since I am putting a new engine in, can I qualify?

...didn't think so...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 03-09-2014, 11:31 PM
Replies: 846
Views: 57,664
Posted By blake-b
Here is a pic of the CAI setup. I am lowered...

Here is a pic of the CAI setup. I am lowered about an inch and I haven't had any issues with the turbos. The front fascia is another matter altogether as the underside of it bears battle scars.

It...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 03-09-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 846
Views: 57,664
Posted By blake-b
Engine oil: Amsoil 20w-50 Mobil 1 10w30,...

Engine oil: Amsoil 20w-50 Mobil 1 10w30, Valvoline Conventional 20w50 and Amsoil 20w50
No oil cooler: for a while
Oil change interval: ? Oil was changed multiple times during it's 6K mile...
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