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Old 06-29-2017, 03:29 PM   #155
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My guess is about 50 HP but the LFX is a much quieter and smoother engine, for sure. Installing my strut tower brace and a few other things to finish the project.
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Old 06-29-2017, 03:43 PM   #156
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Because the turbos are mounted in the very rear of the car, it is always recommended to wrap the exhaust to keep the heat inside the exhaust system. Turbos run on heat and pressure. Any lost heat results in a lazy spool up. I decided to go crazy and I used header wrap and wraped 10 layers all the way and then coated the wrap with 3 layers of a thick silicone/aluminum roof material. The colorful outside is actually colored duct tape because when you shoot the outside temperature of the system after a hard run it is usually between 175 and 225 degrees. Not very hot at all.

(2) of the filters are for engine oil and the other (2) are for tranny fluid.

The red auxiliary box in the rear houses the controls for the scavenge pump and some of the sequential controls. No auxiliary fuel system on car. Only water/meth system by Snow performance. Thanks for all the compliments, I appreciate them. My heart and soul is in the build.
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Old 06-29-2017, 05:52 PM   #157
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You make me miss my Camaro ! Great work. I love my 2016 Colorado, but damn that is a sweet v6 swap! Maybe people will start to go this route when the llt fails.
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Old 06-29-2017, 07:18 PM   #158
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Old 06-29-2017, 08:48 PM   #159
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Just installed the strut Tower brace assembly. Turned out awesome.
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Old 06-29-2017, 08:50 PM   #160
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Just installed the new strut Tower brace assembly. Turned out awesome.
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Old 06-29-2017, 08:53 PM   #161
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Just installed the strut Tower brace assembly. Turned out awesome.
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Old 07-05-2017, 08:07 AM   #162
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Just installed the strut Tower brace assembly. Turned out awesome.
You can say that again!
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Old 07-05-2017, 10:47 AM   #163
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Unbelievable build Monty! Your results with the Elite E2-X Ultra can system seems to be showing 99% plus effectiveness on a twin turbo. Your setup is pretty custom, but the most robust we have seen to date. Your blessed to have some good talent to go along with yours. Tracy has done a ton for the V6 crowd, and having Will tuning will be a bonus as well. Keep us updated on the function of our crankcase evacuation system and what you find. Any further explanation for the other members here would be great as well as so many V8 or V6 forced induction builds take the wrong approach totally when it comes to proper crankcase evacuation.



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Old 07-06-2017, 08:50 AM   #164
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I swear by the elite catch cans! Over the early years I tried probably five or six different brands but after installing the Elite E2-X, I discovered double the extraction of contaminants and oil that would have gotten back into my intake and coated the valves. I have tested these on several vehicles and they absolutely work as advertised. Nothing but Elite goes on my projects!
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