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Old 03-31-2014, 07:33 PM   #127
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Sweet, Will be watching closely, may have to do some upgrades....
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Old 03-31-2014, 07:53 PM   #128
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I'm excited to see how all this new stuff works out. I don't know if I will go as far as the cams and heads if they are possible, but you never know, I could win the lottery
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Old 03-31-2014, 08:08 PM   #129
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So, the LF3 cams and HPFP are in. I dropped my spare LFX heads off today so now we just have to wait until Aaron has a chance to spec the two sets of cams.
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Old 04-01-2014, 09:28 PM   #130
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LF3 rods showed up today! They weigh in at 620 grams with rod bolts. Unfortunately I don't have an lfx rod handy to compare them to yet, but they sure look pretty


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Old 04-01-2014, 09:33 PM   #131
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Old 04-01-2014, 09:50 PM   #132
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This is the only image I can recall of the stock LFX rods. Stollen from Derrick of course.

They look pretty similar at a glance.
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Old 04-08-2014, 06:24 PM   #133
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I got a quote from R&R a few weeks ago... $1330 bucks
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Old 04-08-2014, 09:39 PM   #135
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Old 04-09-2014, 02:02 AM   #136
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Old 04-09-2014, 06:37 AM   #137
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I got a quote from R&R a few weeks ago... $1330 bucks
Yeah, that's about what I paid for the set if I remember right. If you aren't going FI you don't need anything as tough as what I got, so you might be able to get some non-forged ones cheaper (assuming those were forged). Getting more sets made at once might also get the cost/set down.
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Yeah, that's about what I paid for the set if I remember right. If you aren't going FI you don't need anything as tough as what I got, so you might be able to get some non-forged ones cheaper (assuming those were forged). Getting more sets made at once might also get the cost/set down.
Any news on cam specs yet?
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Any news on cam specs yet?
Not yet. I would not expect anything until after cfest.

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Old 04-18-2014, 12:55 PM   #140
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Intake manifold and plenum cover on order! We'll know if it fits in a week or two when it shows up... Slowly piecing this together...

*EDIT* Well damn, I was just called and told that the intake manifold is on national back order and no date of availability at this time... Order cancelled. Wonder if I can find a dealer that can order and pull off the assy line for a service part?

*EDIT 4/23/14* Ordered the intercoolers, and coolant manifold(?) for the intercoolers today. Not on back order. Plenum cover, and intercooler insulators should be here within the next couple days. Still no luck with the intake manifold piece, I'm told the SCAD (? If I heard the guy right) case has been escalated, and should know something within 24 hrs??? No idea what that means... Still hoping one gets pulled off the assy line for me. I've got big plans!!!
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