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Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Today, 02:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 241
Posted By Ventmaster
ZL1 had the vent first and it's got a S/C sitting...

ZL1 had the vent first and it's got a S/C sitting on top. I hear that vent is quite an engineering feat. I don't think (so long as you're using GM parts) you've got anything to worry about.

And...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 05:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 241
Posted By Ventmaster
Not to my knowledge on the LFX and only in very...

Not to my knowledge on the LFX and only in very limited numbers on the LLT- I think Phastek may have sponsored 1 set just for investigation and Mace maybe 1 set. But after cams proved to be a...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 03:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 241
Posted By Ventmaster
Because it composite, it gives Chevy a lot more...

Because it composite, it gives Chevy a lot more control over the shape of the ports and therefore it's pretty optimized already.

The only guy who might working on further enhancing it would be...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 03:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 241
Posted By Ventmaster
"You talkin' to me?" Might be illegal...

"You talkin' to me?"

Might be illegal now, but have you read the Patriot Act?

OK- I was just seeing who was paying attention.

If you can find a well ported IM for the LLT it is...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons Yesterday, 03:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 241
Posted By Ventmaster
I believe the thermostat is a serious chore to...

I believe the thermostat is a serious chore to get to on the V6- somewhere on the back of the engine and with all the variables the ECM can control with these high tech VVT-DI engines, you don't get...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-11-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,175
Posted By Ventmaster
It is on the calendar- we will be eagerly...

It is on the calendar- we will be eagerly awaiting your report! :popcorn:
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-11-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 357
Posted By Ventmaster
I bet it has more!! Can't blame you a bit- ENJOY!...

I bet it has more!! Can't blame you a bit- ENJOY! :eyebulge:
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-09-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 623
Posted By Ventmaster
Yes, and Tyler at JDP Motorsports knows what he's...

Yes, and Tyler at JDP Motorsports knows what he's talking about- I bought my set of sways from him. The SS does not have much more stiffness in it's stock sways than we do- so don't waste your time...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 07-09-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 870
Posted By Ventmaster
Subscribed. :happy0180:

Subscribed. :happy0180:
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-09-2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 623
Posted By Ventmaster
Yes- you'll enjoy driving it every day!

Yes- you'll enjoy driving it every day!
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-09-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 623
Posted By Ventmaster
Whoever told you sways make little difference on...

Whoever told you sways make little difference on our coupes either drives like a granny or just hasn't driven a 5th Gen.

First suspension mod I ever made was a Pfadt Balance bar- just the back...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-09-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 162
Posted By Ventmaster
I would expect if you're still running stock...

I would expect if you're still running stock exhaust manifolds and stock cats, that you'll be fine.

It will put a bit more 'edge' on your exhaust note but not make it rasp a lot. If you try it,...
Forum: Sponsor Announcements / Giveaways / Contests 07-08-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 2,903
Posted By Ventmaster
I always knew 17 was my lucky number! ...

I always knew 17 was my lucky number!

Sorry folks but I will take good care of my FREE E2 catch can!

Thank you JDP Motorsports. :clap2:
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 07-08-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,134
Posted By Ventmaster
I respect raceman's opinion on not to jump with...

I respect raceman's opinion on not to jump with his car and he is preparing to help others.

While I don't worry to much about giving someone a jump with my car, personal experience has taught me...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 07-07-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By Ventmaster
Here's a good post that will get you started-...

Here's a good post that will get you started- http://www.camaro5.com/forums/showthread.php?t=221068&highlight=auto+transmission+fliud

+1 on the Royal Purple. I thought that stuff was just a...
Forum: Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing 07-07-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 412
Posted By Ventmaster
6 lines down in the maintenance/fluids sub-forum....

6 lines down in the maintenance/fluids sub-forum.

Lots of very good info! :nod:
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-07-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 354
Posted By Ventmaster
Is your new wheel/tire combo close to equal...

Is your new wheel/tire combo close to equal circumference front and back?

If the diameter of the front set and back set was only close, but have gotten too far apart with tire wear, that will set...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-06-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 354
Posted By Ventmaster
Have you had it up on a rack (oil change, etc...)...

Have you had it up on a rack (oil change, etc...) or any wheels off or any other service recently?
Forum: Suspension / Brakes / Chassis 07-06-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By Ventmaster
Leaking oil is always a dead give away. But the...

Leaking oil is always a dead give away. But the classic test is just to stand at each corner and push down and then let the spring rebound and repeat until you set up a good rocking motion.

Then...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-05-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 5,175
Posted By Ventmaster
I am anxious to see how Ruby reacts too! Looking...

I am anxious to see how Ruby reacts too! Looking forward to your results.

And she doesn't have sparkplug wires. Removing the plugs for header install and wire upgrades are a V8 concern only.
...
Forum: Camaro V6 LFX Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-05-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 609
Posted By Ventmaster
Good idea- your IM is made of composite material...

Good idea- your IM is made of composite material (like plastic) and I don't believe polishing is an option. LLT's were in the 2010-11 V6's, LFX after that.

I'm not sure what could have happened...
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-05-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 679
Posted By Ventmaster
Ram Force 9.5 dual disc- part#75-2105 or 75-2105N...

Ram Force 9.5 dual disc- part#75-2105 or 75-2105N at ramclutches.com
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-05-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By Ventmaster
:thumbsup: That's a big 10-4, and thanks!

:thumbsup: That's a big 10-4, and thanks!
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-04-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 398
Posted By Ventmaster
I think this sounds very interesting! Thanks for...

I think this sounds very interesting! Thanks for the heads up.
I will be keeping my eye on this.

Am I wrong, or is part #75 accessible to a DIY (mere mortal) kind of guy?
The video makes it...
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-04-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 987
Posted By Ventmaster
I gotta look at those internals- I'm wondering if...

I gotta look at those internals- I'm wondering if the idea in having the valve down is to maintain some pressure in the intake tract for quicker/better return to on-throttle response.

If this is...
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-04-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 987
Posted By Ventmaster
Excellent post and good reference for replacement...

Excellent post and good reference for replacement parts or upgrades. :clap2:
One question- when you say your bypass vac. line is facing away from the boost pipe do you mean away from the S/C or...
Forum: Wheels and Tires Talk Sponsored by The Tire Rack 07-03-2014, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 257
Posted By Ventmaster
If you're asking to get an idea of longevity, the...

If you're asking to get an idea of longevity, the best reference is a tire's wear rating. You can get this for about any tire on the Tire Rack website.

Baseline would be a rating of 100. P...
Forum: Forced Induction - V6 07-03-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,663
Posted By Ventmaster
My theory is with you not having a limited slip...

My theory is with you not having a limited slip diff (yet), Stabiltrak is mandatory.

I also know clutch manufacturers say traction control is a bad thing because the ECM may go so far as to apply...
Forum: Camaro V6 LLT Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 07-03-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,306
Posted By Ventmaster
I checked Jet's install instructions. They tell...

I checked Jet's install instructions. They tell you to unbolt (4) the TB and slip the spacer in using the 2 new gaskets they provide.

Did you remove the original gasket? They can be easy to miss-...
Forum: Suspension / Chassis / Brakes 07-03-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 548
Posted By Ventmaster
A stronger FE3 bar is still a BIG improvement...

A stronger FE3 bar is still a BIG improvement over stock if you've not yet upgraded your 2010-11 SS or V6. Really- it's noticeable.

And you don't have to upgrade the front sway at the same...
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