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Old 05-16-2009, 02:12 AM   #15
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I have one question, why is the engine moving around so much? Are the motor mounts loose or something? That doesn't look normal to me.
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Old 05-16-2009, 03:00 AM   #16
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I have one question, why is the engine moving around so much? Are the motor mounts loose or something? That doesn't look normal to me.
lol no they just need some stiffer bushings now that they added so much torque
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Old 05-16-2009, 03:00 AM   #17
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Old 05-16-2009, 03:02 AM   #18
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If you can keep your foot out of it, it might actually improve MPG...

But with the TVS2300 on there, keeping your foot out of the firewall is asking a lot.

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Old 05-16-2009, 03:41 AM   #19
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I have one question, why is the engine moving around so much? Are the motor mounts loose or something? That doesn't look normal to me.

Chevy seems to be pretty anal about reducing interior noise and vibrations based on all the reviews so far. No doubt one of the key contributers to NVH reduction is squishy motor mounts.
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Old 05-16-2009, 09:36 AM   #20
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What would you need to get to stop the engine from rocking like that?
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Old 05-16-2009, 10:01 AM   #21
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Yeah, you keep believing that.

I don't know how they teach math where you come from, but an unpolished blower alone is going to cost you, according to their site, $6800. (If you want the polished one in the video, fork over $7500). On top of that, this car has:

Corsa Exhuast System: $1450
CAI System: $395
Tune: $75?

If you just add up the unpolished blower, CAI and exhaust, your looking at $8600, not counting any labor or install costs.

Still, that's not a bad price for the power it makes.
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Old 05-16-2009, 10:14 AM   #22
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What would you need to get to stop the engine from rocking like that?
You can use "Solid" engine mount, but man you feel the vibration and every time the AC comes on, it's like you got kicked from behind. This rocking WILL break the engine mount soon or later.
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Old 05-16-2009, 10:24 AM   #23
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Yeah, you keep believing that.

I don't know how they teach math where you come from, but an unpolished blower alone is going to cost you, according to their site, $6800. (If you want the polished one in the video, fork over $7500). On top of that, this car has:

Corsa Exhuast System: $1450
CAI System: $395
Tune: $75?

If you just add up the unpolished blower, CAI and exhaust, your looking at $8600, not counting any labor or install costs.

Still, that's not a bad price for the power it makes.

This is very true, but i'm willing to bet there will be a much cheaper CAI available in the near future, probably a better design than the Hennessey, too. And there will be cheaper exhausts than $1450 that will accomplish the same thing. But yes, it's definitely more than $7000 to get those numbers.
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Old 05-16-2009, 10:41 AM   #24
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I dont' know what to say...maybe we could start a new monaker, Camaro GT530...lol

Didn't Hennessey already dub this one a HPE550?
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Old 05-16-2009, 10:46 AM   #25
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Yeah, you keep believing that.

I don't know how they teach math where you come from, but an unpolished blower alone is going to cost you, according to their site, $6800. (If you want the polished one in the video, fork over $7500). On top of that, this car has:

Corsa Exhuast System: $1450
CAI System: $395
Tune: $75?

If you just add up the unpolished blower, CAI and exhaust, your looking at $8600, not counting any labor or install costs.

Still, that's not a bad price for the power it makes.

thanks for a level head.. . . and some of these guys want a SC Z28. .. yeah right. Who is going to fork over a extra 10-15k when there was complaining about the price of the 2ss
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thanks for a level head.. . . and some of these guys want a SC Z28. .. yeah right. Who is going to fork over a extra 10-15k when there was complaining about the price of the 2ss
You would be suprised at the number of orders already in for this package.
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...how fast can you afford.

Great numbers, now just imagine if you built the engine and upped the boost... with cams.. and...
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