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Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-12-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 886
Posted By JLGO
[QUOTE=CamaroCracka;10846218]There is a little...

[QUOTE=CamaroCracka;10846218]There is a little more to it than that. The blue springs are designed to control the lighter hollow stem valves. If he replaces all the valves with solid stems, he needs...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-10-2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 886
Posted By JLGO
I forgot, this is like the 10th time I see a...

I forgot, this is like the 10th time I see a hollow valve stem dropping in the engine. Do not get hollow stems valves get the solid steels ones from the L99, or LSA. I haven't seen them dropping on...
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 08-09-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 570
Posted By JLGO
You need to release the gas pedal before down...

You need to release the gas pedal before down shifting, it works for me. I do not use it the shifters much no point when the TCM does a better job.
Forum: V8 and V6 Transmissions / Driveline (6L80 / 6L50 / TR6060 / AY6) 08-09-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 494
Posted By JLGO
I have a 3200stall in my. TSP VVT 3.2 cammed...

I have a 3200stall in my. TSP VVT 3.2 cammed camaro. I have been driving with that set up for over 2 years. It seems normal to me and when I purchased my cam TSP recommended that stall speed. What...
Forum: Forced Induction - V8 08-09-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 562
Posted By JLGO
Are you driving with your windows open? I never...

Are you driving with your windows open? I never felt or saw any flap in my going over that speed limit.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-09-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 886
Posted By JLGO
If you get another used LS motor is always good...

If you get another used LS motor is always good to rebuild anyways. Parts are cheap for the LS engine, you should be able to rebuild the engine for less than 5000
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-08-2020, 11:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 334
Posted By JLGO
You can always change the filter out for a K&N...

You can always change the filter out for a K&N type. The part number is 5144. Those power core filters are pretty good. They use those in helicopters, super heavy duty machinery and vehicles.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-06-2020, 06:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 435
Posted By JLGO
1st, check for any vacuum leaks (bucking and poor...

1st, check for any vacuum leaks (bucking and poor accelaration). 2nd, you may need a torque converter. 3rd, if it was Geof that did the tune after the install, he does not like tuning the VVT system...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 08-06-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By JLGO
The melling m296 high volume and stock preasure...

The melling m296 high volume and stock preasure is put in my VVT3.2 cammed Gen5 years ago. You can keep that melling in there since the car is a no longer VVT.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-29-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 895
Posted By JLGO
Do not go cheap on this part. I have fluidampr in...

Do not go cheap on this part. I have fluidampr in my camaro ss it works well.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-08-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,416
Posted By JLGO
Go with TSP, and a remote tuning from them also.

Go with TSP, and a remote tuning from them also.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-08-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 880
Posted By JLGO
The best bang for the buck is the stock intake...

The best bang for the buck is the stock intake manifold.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-21-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,584
Posted By JLGO
I had the same situation as you and if it would...

I had the same situation as you and if it would had been stainless steel it woud had melted it complety.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-19-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,032
Posted By JLGO
There isn't a need to get new ones since they can...

There isn't a need to get new ones since they can be repaired and coated.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-19-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,584
Posted By JLGO
No ceramics and not from a reputable brand. BBK...

No ceramics and not from a reputable brand. BBK has been making headers and other performance parts since I was a kid.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-18-2020, 03:07 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,584
Posted By JLGO
I have the ceramics 1 7/8 in my car for over 3...

I have the ceramics 1 7/8 in my car for over 3 years. They are well built and are good quality. The ceramics are worth the extra $$$

Edit: they come with gaskets and extensions
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-18-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,032
Posted By JLGO
Ceramic is worth the extra cost, the LT headers...

Ceramic is worth the extra cost, the LT headers in my car stills look new after 3 1/2 of having them on. I honestly think they do not get as hot compare to the stock exhaust manifold.
Forum: Dragstrip and Launch Techniques Discussion 09-13-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,796
Posted By JLGO
When switching gears one has to be precise with...

When switching gears one has to be precise with no shortcut, looks like the installer forgot something.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-13-2019, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 769
Posted By JLGO
Is that a joke. I hope you are joking, lol.

Is that a joke. I hope you are joking, lol.
Forum: Tuning / Diagnostics -- engine and transmission 09-13-2019, 03:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 769
Posted By JLGO
Check the fuel system, relays, pressure etc.....

Check the fuel system, relays, pressure etc.....
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 04-06-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,062
Posted By JLGO
DYNO numbers do not matter. Some people get...

DYNO numbers do not matter. Some people get 400whp and some get 480whp. It's about how accelerates. Last time I went to drag I got 12.85 on my l99 vert. I didn't have enough grip and used the...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-29-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,292
Posted By JLGO
You need to shop around. I paid about $1000 for...

You need to shop around. I paid about $1000 for the whole thing including the gears.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-26-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,877
Posted By JLGO
Yes it was replaced, I just got fluidampr 760111...

Yes it was replaced, I just got fluidampr 760111 and a crank bolt. The harmonic balancer is heavy for what it is. I will be using a chrysler crank pulley removal tool since is easier. Thanks everyone
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-16-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,877
Posted By JLGO
Lol, good write up. I was going to replace the...

Lol, good write up. I was going to replace the harmonic balancer before I even had thE TSP VVT3 cam installed. I had the same woble issue with my L98 back in the day. My L99 is wobbling just a little...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 03-15-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,877
Posted By JLGO
Harmonic Balancer

The harmonic balancer started to go bad in my cammed l99, is not making my car shake or anything like that but the a/c belt move a little to the middle of the balancer and it seems the balancer is...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 10-30-2018, 12:28 PM
Replies: 761
Views: 351,756
Posted By JLGO
The torque converter and gears makes it hard to...

The torque converter and gears makes it hard to get the correct horsepower measurement. My car only gain 71ish whp from the tsp stage 3.2 cam and about 50ish tq.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 09-05-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,195
Posted By JLGO
I have a B&M in my car. To tell you the truth...

I have a B&M in my car. To tell you the truth these things usually work while driving. The idling on hot and humid summer days will still spike to about 200. In winter it will not pass the 180 mark....
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-20-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,304
Posted By JLGO
I used the meiling 365 after my cam swap. Stock...

I used the meiling 365 after my cam swap. Stock volume and pressure. 40 psi at idle when cool or dry, over 30 psi when hot and humid.
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-20-2018, 11:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,858
Posted By JLGO
Pushing the blades on an electronic throttle body...

Pushing the blades on an electronic throttle body is a bad thing to do. It happened to me before I even own a 5th gen. I didn't have a spike on the rpm like you, but the car randomly turned off and...
Forum: Camaro V8 LS3 / L99 Engine, Exhaust, and Bolt-Ons 06-01-2018, 03:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,625
Posted By JLGO
That is a lot of money for only long tube...

That is a lot of money for only long tube headers. Do they carry a life time warranty or something?
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