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Old 02-19-2012, 03:02 PM   #817
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I'm clairvoyant.

Holy crap, that's a lopey thing! Yowsa!
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That thing is sounding nasty....

haha.. well... there is a reason for that...
  1. no exhaust - open headers
  2. no mass air flow sensor
  3. tune for procharger - yet... no procharger... just NA

so.. some say lopey... some say... barely running. hahahah
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:04 PM   #818
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wow, that's a horrendous vacuum leak...
Your turbos will fix that
Crazy cool build...
yes... and that I am sure.




not to mention i went and got a new belt... put it on last night, it was tight... (must have been on a rib)
started it this morning and it was loose... so no power steering. It is on the pulleys correctly, so a little curious as to what is wrong now
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:06 PM   #819
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I loved how it didn't quite want to die when they turned it off. LOL.

That did sound cool though. This will be fun to watch.
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:11 PM   #820
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so.. some say lopey... some say... barely running. hahahah
Pretty much figured that but it makes for a great video anyway...
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:12 PM   #821
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you beat me in here!

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Old 02-19-2012, 03:12 PM   #822
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I loved how it didn't quite want to die when they turned it off. LOL.
lol... actually..

that was it almost dying before key was turned. (no MAF gives ruff idle)
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:14 PM   #823
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HA.. we all will be bowing to you here in a few weeks Joe!


question....

will i be able to stick metal to your suspension... will it stick?
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:15 PM   #824
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Love that sound it's awesome. Haven't heard an LSX427 on TT's so can't wait.
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Old 02-19-2012, 03:51 PM   #825
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HA.. we all will be bowing to you here in a few weeks Joe!


question....

will i be able to stick metal to your suspension... will it stick?
Not when there's cars like yours out there!

To answer your question....probably could...the trouble is that the magnetic valve is always moving with the suspension...
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Old 02-19-2012, 04:02 PM   #826
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Not when there's cars like yours out there!

To answer your question....probably could...the trouble is that the magnetic valve is always moving with the suspension...
lol.. two words............... running....... and warranty

you win


im attracted to this technology
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Old 02-19-2012, 04:04 PM   #827
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lol.. two words............... running....... and warranty

you win


im attracted to this technology




I'll freely admit what a techy-geek I am. MR hits all the right notes with me.
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Old 02-19-2012, 04:04 PM   #828
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HA.. we all will be bowing to you here in a few weeks Joe!


question....

will i be able to stick metal to your suspension... will it stick?
GTAHVIT says ZL1s stick together so it may be true.
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Old 02-19-2012, 04:15 PM   #829
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GTAHVIT says ZL1s stick together so it may be true.
hahaha yesssssssss
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Old 02-19-2012, 04:37 PM   #830
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ahh... now that vid makes a little more sense.
still sounds amazing regardless of whether it can actually perform like that or not!!!

can't wait to see the twins!


and to think... i remember that night 2yrs ago thinking "HOLY CRAP this car's fast" on the LS3 @ 6psi then the next day, i was glad it didn't asplode with me driving!
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Old 02-19-2012, 04:44 PM   #831
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ahh... now that vid makes a little more sense.
still sounds amazing regardless of whether it can actually perform like that or not!!!
can't wait to see the twins!
and to think... i remember that night 2yrs ago thinking "HOLY CRAP this car's fast" on the LS3 @ 6psi then the next day, i was glad it didn't asplode with me driving!
hahahaha.. right.. glad it didnt blow on your watch.. i would have felt bad.

that holy crap would have been WHOOOLLLLY SHIIIT with the 427


August you can come up with a new exclaimation.
have you driven 1000++++ at the wheels. before.. i havent.

and the cam... it is the Procharger ground cam... semi lopey... i will keep it for now... until we do heads and intake... whenever.
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Love that sound it's awesome. Haven't heard an LSX427 on TT's so can't wait.

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Sounds like centri blower, with run off valve with a whistle. That's sweet.
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